Hotel Collection

23 Greengarden House

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Apartment
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Contemporary

Tucked into a corner of the bustling St. Christopher’s Place, 23 Greengarden House is the perfect location for families that want to be immersed in the buzz of Central London. The 23 apartments are four-star quality, immaculate, and well-appointed with complete amenities. What sets this property apart from other serviced apartments is the personalized attention…

Affinia 50

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Contemporary

The Affinia 50 offers an apartment-style atmosphere and amenities with hotel services. Primarily an all-suite hotel, most rooms include full kitchens and living areas. Guest rooms are shockingly spacious for New York City and easily accommodate families of four to six people. Updated rooms are set up for comfort and function more than style, but…

Aguilas5 Sevilla Suites

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  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Contemporary

Aguilas5 Sevilla Suites aparthotel is a great find. These 4-star luxury apartments occupy an entire building in the heart of the Santa Cruz neighborhood. The one- and two-bedroom apartments are modern, clean, comfortable, safe and quiet. There’s a rooftop deck with lounge chairs and tables, as well as a shallow (literally) pool to cool off in…

Al Gelso Bianco

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Simple
  • Style: Contemporary

The idyllic setting of this family-run wine and olive oil estate is a Tuscan dream. Recently restored farmhouses have been converted into seven apartments. The decor is modern, creative, and simple – perfect for young children. Outdoor spaces are phenomenal, with ample flat grass for running around, a sensational pool area, and a playground. Although…

Altis Prime Apartments

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  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Contemporary

Altis Prime Apartments make a great home-base for families when visiting Lisbon as it offers 78 studio, one, and two bedroom apartments with living space, kitchen facilities, and 24 hour room service. Accommodations are spacious, modern, and include all the amenities you’d expect from an upscale hotel with the comforts of a home-away-from-home. There’s a…

Antica Torre di Via Tornabuoni 1

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Old World

Antica Torre di Via Tornabuoni 1 is in a fabulous central location, steps from the Ponte Vecchio and the Arno River, and a short stroll from Florence highlights the Uffizi Gallery, Galleria dell’Accademia and Duomo. Despite the ‘heart of Florence’ location, the hotel feels quiet and peaceful, especially at night. The ambiance is upscale, yet comfortable, and…

Basin Harbor Club

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Lake

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Set on Lake Champlain, this resort captures the charm of an old-school family resort paired with modern day accommodations. The owners, the Beach family, have perfected the art of hosting multi-generational families through an enormous range of activities (kids’ club, tennis, golf, fishing, biking, hiking, crafts and more) as well as nightly entertainment including storytellers,…

Bavarian Forest Holidays

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Apartment
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Simple
  • Style: Contemporary

Beautifully maintained self-catering apartments with plenty of extras thrown in. Gorgeous views, fantastic local food and drink, wonderful hosts and lots of interesting activities in close proximity. The owner provides toys, games, DVDs, and a fabulous activity folder for kids.

Bernardus Lodge

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  • Baby Ready
  • School Age Action
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Bernardus Lodge is a cozy retreat set in the vineyards and mountains of idyllic Carmel Valley. Although the property is a well-known romantic getaway, in recent years kids are frequent guests, particularly over the summer months. A few key amenities make it fun for them including an expansive croquet lawn and a lovely swimming pool.…

Borgo Egnazia

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  • Baby Ready
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  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Contemporary

Borgo Egnazia resort is a stunning and peaceful recreated Italian village tucked away in the Puglian countryside, just a short distance from the coast. Guests will find rustic yet elegant decor, tantalizing food options at several different restaurants, and incredibly family-friendly amenities. This is a truly five-star experience in every aspect. Kids will love the…

Borgo Iesolana

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  • Baby Ready
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

A family-owned farm passed on through generations, Borgo Iesolana offers guests one, two, three, and four bedroom apartments in an unbelievable setting in Bucine, Tuscany. The landscaping and views are stunning and families have ample space to spread out. 11 apartments have been renovated with care and are well-equipped with usable kitchens and a private…

Borgo Pignano

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  • Baby Ready
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  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: HotelVilla
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Old World

Borgo Pignano is a beautifully appointed Tuscan borgo (village) — with a villa, a church and several farmhouses — that transports guests to the age of the Italian Renaissance while retaining modern comforts and an upscale ambiance. Families feel right at home in spacious accommodations and quickly become part of the Borgo Pignano family while playing games on…

Bosinver Farm Cottages

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  • Baby Ready
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  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Traditional

Bosinver Farm Cottages is a gorgeous 30-acre farm nestled among the hills in Cornwall with more than a dozen self-catering cottages ideal for family holidays. The property features indoor play areas, a heated indoor pool, animal feedings, and children’s activities without comprising the beauty of its natural surroundings. Wonderfully resorted cottages hold anywhere from 4-12 people…

Bosque Del Cabo

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  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Bosque del Cabo is comprised of independent cabanas and villas on the gorgeous and remote  Osa Peninsula. There are beautiful ocean and jungle views from all areas of the property. A long list of adventure activities is available including guided hikes through the rainforest, dolphin and whale watching, and surf lessons. The Osa Peninsula is…

Boutique Hotel El Pez

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Simple
  • Style: Boutique

El Pez welcomes adventurous families who want to unplug and unwind in the colorful village of Tulum. This 18-room boutique hotel is located on a lovely little cove just steps from the Caribbean. The atmosphere of this eco-chic property is laid back and relaxed. The oceanfront rooms have amazing views; they are simple but spacious…

Bovey Castle

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Old World

Bovey Castle is the epitome of a British fairytale hotel. And, from a child’s point of view, it really is magical. There is a parrot awaiting to chat with them in the lounge, chickens with eggs for them to collect in the coop, wriggling ferrets to pet, and an extensive Bovey Rangers kids’ program and…

Buffalo Mountain Lodge

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Set on nine acres of open land adjacent to the commercial center of Banff, the Buffalo Mountain Lodge makes a wonderful home base for exploring the magical scenery of the Canadian Rockies. The mountain-style architecture and handcrafted decor are warm and inviting. Guest rooms are comfortable, with fireplaces and either private balconies or patios; some…

Buttermilk Falls Inn & Spa

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Buttermilk Falls Inn and Spa located in Milton, New York, is just a 70-mile ride from New York City. Despite its proximity to a busy highway, we were delighted to find a tranquil, majestic property full of fantastical gardens, a working farm and grand views of the Hudson River. The farm includes orchards, an aviary…

Capella Marigot Bay Resort and Marina

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  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Contemporary

Legendary author James A. Michener once described Marigot Bay as “the most beautiful in the Caribbean.” Capella Marigot Bay resort overlooks the exclusive Capella Marina, home to mega-yachts from around the world. The resort has 124 guest rooms, 57 of which are one-, two- or three-bedroom suites with balconies or patios; some have hot tubs. Many rooms have sweeping…

Caribe Hilton

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  • Baby Ready
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  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Tucked into the nook of a private peninsula in San Juan, the resort is the only one in the city with a private beach. The beach itself is in a calm lagoon, perfect for kids of all ages. The resort is located just a few minutes’ drive from Old San Juan and boasts many family-friendly…

Carmel Valley Ranch

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Contemporary

Carmel Valley Ranch is a wonderful destination with kids. The one-bedroom suite accommodations are perfect for families as there is a back bedroom plus a sofa bed in the living room so parents get a bit of privacy. Onsite amenities are numerous including the River Ranch area that is perfect for children and includes a…

Casa Cornacchi Country House

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

The atmosphere of this boutique property feels more like staying at a private villa than a hotel. Casa Cornacchi is comprised of a cluster of historic buildings that have been meticulously restored and turned into attractive guest accommodations. Views from public areas are stunning and, although the property is small, there are a number of…

Casa Montani

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

In a city known for expensive hotel rates, particularly in the luxury category, Casa Montani is an extraordinary find. With just five rooms, this ultra-intimate guest house is an incredible value. Run by a charming Roman family, rooms feature furnishings and beds that are nicer than many hotels at twice the price. Breakfast is hand-delivered…

Casa Zorzi

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Apartment
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Simple
  • Style: Traditional

Family-friendly Casa Zorzi, an old stone house converted into four apartments, lies in the charming medieval village of Arquà Petrarca, just outside Venice. The location makes for easy day trips into the city, as well as exploring the Veneto region. Apartments have kitchen facilities, but guests can dine at the owners’ nearby osteria if they…

Castello di Casole

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Traditional

Castello di Casole is one of the largest private estates in Italy, with stunning quintessential Tuscan views that extend in every direction. U.S.-based Timbers Resorts owns the property and did an exceptional job restoring the original estate buildings into approachable, luxurious yet authentic-feeling public spaces and guest rooms. Family room options include a selection of 41 suites, as…

Castle Kiahuna Plantation & Beach Bungalows

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Castle Kiahuna Plantation & Beach Bungalows  has a memorable manicured lawn in front of sandy beach and welcomes romping children of all ages.  Families can partake in surf lessons in front of beach or enjoy the pool with a water slide (and shallow area with sand for babies) across the street. Parent-ready features include a…

Catamaran Resort

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Simple
  • Style: Traditional

Just steps from the beach, the Catamaran Resort is in an excellent location for all ages. Guest rooms are simply decorated but comfortable. Suites are spacious, and many rooms have nice water views. There are plenty of restaurants nearby for those who want to walk to meals, and the hotel offers free tickets in the…

CERVO Mountain Boutique Resort

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  • Baby Ready
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

There is a very good reason why CERVO Mountain Boutique Resort in Zermatt has a fast-growing fan club. This 36-room boutique luxury hotel offers a unique, highly personalized guest experience in a town that lives for tourists. The brilliant brainchild of Zermatt local Daniel F. Lauber, CERVO is stylish, convivial, and comfortable. Part of the prestigious Design…

Chalet RoyAlp Hotel & Spa

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

Some of Switzerland’s smaller villages have a fantastic ski set up for families, like Villars-sur-Ollon, located just 45 minutes from Lake Geneva and Lausanne. Chalet RoyAlp Hotel & Spa makes a wonderful winter or summer home base with a variety of resort amenities including an indoor pool, winter kids’ club, a game room, spa, and…

Champs Elysees Apartment

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Apartment
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Families seeking a convenient vacation rental in Paris, with easy access to the airport and public transportation, will find this fully equipped standalone apartment by the Arc de Triomphe (17th arrondissement) ideal. It’s a much better option than the nearby luxury hotels. Our favorite feature of this Champs Elysees apartment is that it is near a…

Chateau De Ribagnac

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

The setting around Chateau Ribagnac is stunning. An old chateau, the hotel is wonderfully restored, grand, and gorgeous. The owners have created an atmosphere that is warm, comfortable, yet still upscale. Guests have the freedom to do as they please. Meanwhile, the experience with children is remarkable. The safe and secure environment makes it seem…

Cheeca Lodge & Spa

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Cheeca Lodge is a tropical paradise that welcomes families to come and play. The hotel offers something for all ages: a fish-stocked swimming lagoon for little ones, a family pool, a fishing pier, an assortment of water sports, and Camp Cheeca for ages 5-12. The spa and adult pool give parents a place to slip…

Citadines Prestige South Kensington

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  • Category: Apartment
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

A newly refurbished aparthotel in one of central London’s prettiest neighborhoods, Citadines Prestige South Kensington is a clean and well-appointed accommodation option for families. Managed by The Ascott Limited, Citadines properties are a value-oriented alternative to a standard hotel room and include kitchenette facilities and living space. This property features one-bedroom duplex units and sleeps…

Clay Brook at Sugarbush

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Hands-down, the best feature of Clay Brook is the location for skiing – guests can literally walk off the slopes, drop their skis with the valet, and that’s it. The property even has boot warmers available – talk about luxury! Kids love the outdoor heated pool and get a kick out of swimming and jumping…

Colle San Paolo

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Colle San Paolo is a fantastic option for families visiting Umbria who want access to Tuscany too. Located above a quiet town in a rural area, the location is ideal for families who want to explore small, less touristy villages. Well-furnished apartments and a villa are spread across a sprawling olive oil estate. The fully equipped…

Cortiina Hotel

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Contemporary

For families who want spacious, stylish accommodations in the heart of Munich’s Old Town, the Cortiina Hotel is a fabulous value. The property’s 75 rooms and suites are sleek and contemporary, yet cozy, outfitted with natural materials. Various room configurations work well with kids, from Deluxe Rooms with extra beds to Two-bedroom Suites. Some rooms…

Country Kids Resort

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Traditional

Country Kids offers the incredibly relaxing, fun, and beautiful vacation you didn’t think was possible with small children. It is simultaneously rustic, friendly, and casual while offering true five-star luxury accommodations and personal service. Accommodations are comprised of 2-5 bedroom apartments and a renovated farmhouse. All rooms are child-friendly and come with high chairs, cribs, child…

CuisinArt Resort and Spa

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Contemporary

CuisinArt Resort has every amenity you can think of in a wonderful setting. The beach is the highlight with calm surf and warm water and the villas are conveniently located right on the sand for maximum beach time. Much of the food served at the restaurant is from the hotel’s own hydroponic farm and it’s…

Cuixmala

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Traditional

Cuixmala is the coastal estate of Sir James Goldsmith. Part of a 25,000-acre nature reserve, this is a wonderful place for a family eco-adventure. Surrounded by a jungle and private beaches, you will find crocodiles and turtles, and even open land with zebras, gazelles, and antelope. Brightly colored guest accommodations featuring Oaxacan fabrics and furniture…

Deer Valley Ranch

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  • Category: Ranch
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Simple
  • Style: Traditional

Our children ask to go back to Deer Valley Ranch every summer, and we are happy to say yes because we love it there too! It’s a breath of fresh air for our suburban family in more ways than one. First of all, it’s beautiful! Stunning mountains surround you, a creek runs nearby and the air…

Dolphin Bay Resort and Spa

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Contemporary

Located in the heart of California’s Central Coast, Dolphin Bay is an exceptional oceanfront getaway. Comprised entirely of one- and two-bedroom suites, guest units feel like luxurious apartments with fully equipped kitchens, laundry facilities, and spacious living areas. The suites are so well-designed and decorated that it would be easy to settle in comfortably for…

El Capitan Canyon

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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

This upscale “camping” resort is great for families who want to experience the natural beauty of the California coast without the effort of really roughing it. El Capitan has something for everyone – between easy or challenging hikes into the foothills, a walk to one of the most striking beaches in California, a pool and…

Equinox Resort

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Contemporary

The Equinox is lovely! Starwood purchased the property and did a major renovation—it is now more sophisticated and very pretty. The food is delicious at both the steakhouse and the tavern, and we love the gorgeous fire-pit and terrace. Despite all the upscale features appreciated by the adults (spa, driving school, golf), there are many…

Essex Culinary Resort & Spa

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Vermont’s Essex Culinary Resort & Spa is a truly unique and special place to take a family vacation. It’s located in a beautiful, serene part of Vermont, offering activities such as hiking and biking in the surrounding areas. The theme and essence of the resort is cooking, and the resort offers opportunities for everyone in the…

Europa House

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

For those who want a spacious home away from home in the center of London in one of the city’s most appealing family neighborhoods, Europa House is just right. The property offers a series of very smart, beautifully-appointed apartments set up for family life with hotel services. There is even an onsite carpark and access to one…

Fairmont Kea Lani

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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Contemporary

The Fairmont Kea Lani is convenient and enjoyable for a family vacation. The condo units have kitchens and comfortably fit extended families. Some condos have direct access to the big lagoon pool, are a short walk to the beach and have plunge pools on the patio. The plunge pools are a huge hit with kids…

Fattoria di Maiano

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Simple
  • Style: Traditional

Fattoria di Maiano is an ancient hamlet converted into a set of apartments and a small guest house/ hotel located near the village of Fiesole, just a 10- to 15-minute drive outside Florence. The lovely apartments, many in the cloisters of a former convent, sleep four to 11 people and are perfect for families looking for…

Fattoria Varramista

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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Varramista is a gorgeous active wine and olive oil estate midway between Florence and the Tuscan coast. Guests live among the vineyards in spacious apartments that are set-up for self-sufficiency. The property is vast with three distinctive guest areas. Varramista is unusual in that guests experience all the benefits of rural living yet the property…

Firefly Hotel

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Contemporary

The Firefly stands out as a truly exceptional boutique hotel experience in a village that is jam-packed with accommodation options. The highlight for families is the massive apartment-style rooms with one to four bedrooms; these suites sleep up to eight people, making them ideal for extended family or small groups. Stylish, modern design meets mountain…

Fonte de Medici

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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

A picture-perfect Tuscan road leads to the tiny hamlet of Santa Maria a Macerata and Agriturismo Fonte de’ Medici. The property is one of the estates owned by the famous winemaking Antinori family. Fonte de’ Medici features several fully restored and updated farmhouses, plus spacious and and beautifully appointed one-bedroom apartments, some of which can…

Four Seasons Resort Nevis

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Traditional

Four Seasons Resort Nevis has it all: the friendliness of a small town on one of the most beautiful islands in the Caribbean, paired with the exceptional services and amenities for which the Four Seasons brand is known. Each of the 196 rooms and suites can accommodate a family of four, since each room or…

Glendine Country House

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Glendine Country House is a gorgeous, historic Georgian manor. Full of antiques, the interior is like stepping back in time and the atmosphere is inviting and comfortable. We loved the warm welcome from the owner with fresh scones and tea. This is a huge property so there is room for kids to run around outside,…

Grace Bay Club

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

Situated on a gorgeous white-sand beach, this property includes 38 spacious, all ocean-view family suites, a new spa and fitness center, an on-the-beach pool, a poolside Grill and Bar, and children’s program. The Grace Bay Club is a great option for families wanting to be truly pampered while enjoying quiet time and easy-to-access island activities.…

Grosvenor House Suites by Jumeirah Living

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Contemporary

Pairing the amenities of a London flat with the quality and services of a five-star hotel, Grosvenor House Suites is a perfect place for families with children of all ages to stay while in London. Overlooking Hyde Park, the location is wonderfully central with extensive attractions, activities, and public transportation options right outside the front…

Hacienda Encantada Resort & Spa

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  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Hacienda Encantada Resort is perched high up on a scenic point overlooking the beautiful Sea of Cortez. It is an ideal location set away from the crowded touristy hotel corridor, yet just a 10-minute drive from downtown Cabo San Lucas and the Marina. The resort’s decor embraces traditional Mexican culture and is paired with upscale,…

Harborview Nantucket

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  • Baby Ready
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  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

Families looking for a kid-friendly Nantucket hotel need look no further than the Harborview Nantucket. Located between the Town of Nantucket and the harbor, this boutique New England resort gem is comprised of 11 one- to four-bedroom luxury cottages fully equipped with high-end appliances and plenty of room for families to spread out. Fresh, modern design complements the traditional…

Hawks Cay Resort

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  • Baby Ready
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  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Hawks Cay is an all around great hotel option for kids of all ages. We liked it so much we went there three years in a row. There is a terrific pool area with a pirate ship and slide that is perfect young kids and a flexible kids’ program where there is always some kind…

Homewood Suites San Diego-Del Mar

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  • Baby Ready
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  • School Age Action
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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Simple
  • Style: Contemporary

Conveniently located within 20 minutes of all the major attractions (San Diego Zoo, SeaWorld, Legoland, La Jolla, Del Mar, Gaslamp District, etc), Homewood Suites makes an excellent home-base for enjoying the many things to do in San Diego. Despite its corporate roots, this property has adapted to accommodate the traveling family. With fully-functional kitchens in…

Hotel Arts Barcelona

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  • Baby Ready
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  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Contemporary

Hotel Arts is a stunning, modern property and a fantastic option for families that want a luxurious home-base while exploring Barcelona. As the tallest building in Barcelona, Hotel Arts’ guest rooms offer incredible city and sea views, and are spacious for a European city hotel. There are a number of configuration options for families including suites, connecting…

Hotel Bachmair Weissach

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  • Baby Ready
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  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Lake

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Bachmair Weissach’s fantastic, family-friendly grounds and spacious suites make it an ideal base for families who want to experience the beauty and charm of the Bavarian countryside in a warm atmosphere with a long list of exceptional amenities. Nearby Lake Tegernsee is stunning and Bachmair Weissach matches its beauty, with gorgeous balconies, outstanding food options…

Hotel Beacon

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Located in the heart of Manhattan’s Upper West Side, the Hotel Beacon is a landmark hotel that is a haven for smart tourists seeking a more residential experience in the Big Apple. The Beacon is a perfect base for a family visiting New York. It’s situated in an upscale neighborhood with easy access to the…

Hotel Belvedere

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  • School Age Action
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Lake

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Guests appreciate the wonderful lake and mountain views from Hotel Belvedere, located in the iconic and historic village of Bellagio. The highlight of this property for families is the fantastic outdoor areas for kids, including a large garden and heated swimming pool. Rooms are simple (three-star) but spacious, and there are a few configurations that…

Hotel Bodmi

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Hotel Bodmi is an excellent example of a Swiss three-star hotel that would be classified as a four-star property in any other part of the world. Located on a grassy/snowy knoll above the town of Grindelwald, it has magnificent views of the Eiger and surrounding peaks. The hotel’s position is ideal, as it allows guests…

Hotel del Coronado

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Traditional

Families can’t get enough of the gorgeous beach at the Hotel del Coronado, a landmark luxurious property with beautiful rooms and ocean views. Accommodations range from rooms to beach cottages and villas. The town of Coronado is cute, and the overall area is perfect for walking and bike riding. The hotel has daily kids’ activities,…

Hotel del Sol

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Simple
  • Style: Trendy

Hotel del Sol is conveniently located, kid-durable yet hip, filled with great San Francisco to-do ideas and affordable. Small things like video rentals, eclectic room decor, and daily pool breakfast/afternoon cookies make the place seem fun for all kinds of kids. Since it’s part of the Joie de Vivre hotels, you can build frequency points…

Hotel Eiger

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  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

A mountain lover’s dream come true, Mürren is dramatically perched above a steep valley at 1,650 meters (5,413 feet) with the ultimate view of the Eiger, Jungfrau, and Mönch peaks. Accessible only via cable car or train, this car-free village is wondrous for all ages. Run by the same family for four generations, Hotel Eiger…

Hotel Verneuil

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  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Walk-out-your-door to fabulous everything from this incredible Left Bank location in the coveted Saint-Germain des Prés just a block off the Seine. Hotel Verneuil is located in our favorite part of Paris where attractions on both banks are accessible on foot. And they have connecting rooms! Almost unheard of for a 26-room hotel in the heart of…

Imagine Roussillon

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  • Baby Ready
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  • School Age Action
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Imagine Roussillon is an intimate family resort with four apartments located in a lovely area in the South of France. The resort provides the perfect balance for parents who want a relaxing holiday without needing to compromise on quality accommodations, while providing children with wonderful amenities just for them. Emma, Phil and family really do know how to…

In Piazza della Signoria

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Simple
  • Style: Old World

In Piazza della Signoria, a renovated 15th-century palazzo next door to the Gucci Museo, is a fantastic find for families seeking both value and character in the very heart of Florence. The 10 rooms are simple but spacious, clean and comfortable, and bathrooms are handsomely appointed. Each room is uniquely decorated with antiques and named…

Inn By The Sea

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  • Baby Ready
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  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Contemporary

Inn By the Sea offers 61 spacious, modern, sleek rooms, suites, and cottages with views of the ocean, gorgeous food served on the premises, children’s activities, a full-service spa and an extremely attentive staff. The contemporary coastal resort offers activities for kids throughout the day, including art classes, kids’ yoga classes, tours of the inn’s gardens…

Internazionale Domus

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Simple
  • Style: Traditional

Many Rome hotels boast about having a Spanish Steps address, but Internazionale Domus is one of the few properties that is literally on the Piazza di Spagna. This cherished, atmospheric location, combined with a variety of family-oriented guest room configurations, make this property an exceptional resource for families. All apartments have kitchenette or kitchen facilities.…

Koloa Landing

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  • Baby Ready
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  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Traditional

Koloa Landing is comprised of extremely high-quality one- to four-bedroom condo units in a resort setting. These new, spacious condos are wonderfully furnished with top-of-the-line kitchens, luxurious bathrooms, and comfortable beds. Lanais are perfectly set up for outdoor living with full dining areas. The property also features multiple swimming pools, BBQs for guest use, daily…

La Foce

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  • Baby Ready
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  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

La Foce is a vast family-owned estate in an idyllic rural setting. The property is comprised of restored farmhouses, a castle, and a magnificent garden that dates back to 1925. Guests adore its rustic character, authenticity, and charm – guest accommodations are well equipped for self-sufficiency with vast areas for families to relax outdoors. Open…

La Poggiolaia

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • Category: Apartment
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

La Poggiolaia is a five-unit gem for families who want apartment-style lodging in an intimate and quiet setting. Although there is a swimming pool, there are no other activity amenities onsite. Highlights include the charming and warm decor of the apartments, the spectacular views, and easy access from here to many of the area’s major…

La Quinta Resort & Club

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  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

La Quinta Resort & Club is a desert retreat located near Palm Springs. Built in 1926, the resort mixes old-world charm with original Spanish architecture and modern amenities in a relaxed resort environment. The expansive grounds have stunning mountain views and are filled with fruit trees. Guest room options include casitas, suites, and villas. Casitas…

La Sovana

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

La Sovana is a beautifully restored working farm/vineyard with a lovely pool, grounds to roam, a dining room, lounge, and outdoor patio. There’s a park area with play equipment. Rooms and apartments are simple but comfortable. The atmosphere is friendly with a helpful proprietor and staff. Meals in the onsite restaurant are excellent. The location…

Langham Place, New York, Fifth Avenue

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Contemporary

Langham Place, New York, Fifth Avenue is an excellent choice for an apartment-like New York City family hotel. Its incredible service and wonderful family-focused accommodations include options of Family One Bedroom Suites with fully equipped kitchens and washer/dryers. Langham Place is centrally located on the coveted Fifth Avenue, and is an easy walk from Broadway theaters, Rockefeller Center,…

Le Chevrefeuille

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Simple
  • Style: Traditional

Le Chevrefeuille is a farmhouse complex in the Dordogne countryside surrounded by fields of sunflowers. The location is exceptional as almost all of the main tourist attractions are located within a 30-minute drive. The surrounding area is full of kid-friendly castles, prehistoric caves and outdoor adventures. Room types at the hotel vary for families and include…

Le Terre Dei Cavalieri

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Tuscany is saturated with agriturismos offering guest accommodations, but only a handful of properties stand out as special. Le Terre dei Cavalieri is in this category. Meticulously renovated farmhouses have been converted into spacious apartments and suites. Guest rooms are immaculate, decorated with care, and comfortable. A variety of configurations make the property well suited…

Les Jardins Du Marais

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Contemporary

The off-the-beaten-path location of Les Jardins du Marais, on the border of the 11th and 3rd districts, offers families an opportunity to experience life in an authentic and historic Parisian neighborhood. The big tourist attractions of Paris are an easy Metro ride away, as the station is just a few minutes’ walk from the hotel.…

Locanda Rossa

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Locanda Rossa is a boho-chic resort located in the Maremma region of Tuscany a short drive from the Ligurian Sea. It offers 18 rooms, suites, and 3-bedroom apartments, accommodating families of up to six people. An onsite organic farm-to-table restaurant serves a fresh buffet and an la carte menu for breakfast, as well as lunch and dinner. The most…

Loews Miami Beach Hotel

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Trendy

Loews offers a variety of unique programs and services for children; including lending libraries of games, special children’s menus which include healthy options, tours, Fisher-Price welcome gifts, and supervised recreational programs. There is also a zero entry pool that is a safe and a fun way to enjoy the magnificent pool with small kids. Highlights…

Magnolia Hotel Denver

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Located just blocks from the 16th Street Mall in downtown Denver, the Magnolia Hotel offers easy access to a wide variety of shops and restaurants. Although the hotel has 246 rooms, it feels intimate with cozy public spaces and a boutique hotel vibe. Families can choose from guest units with two double beds, connecting rooms,…

Majestic Hotel & Spa Barcelona

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Contemporary

Majestic Hotel & Spa is a classic symbol of luxury accommodation in Barcelona. Staying in tune with what travelers want, the Majestic brand now offers hotel rooms and suites plus luxury apartments. Located in the heart of the city, both options are within walking distance to an array of shops, restaurants and monuments. The apartments, called Majestic Residences, are just across…

Mandalay Luxury Beachfront Apartments

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Contemporary

Just steps from Four Mile Beach in Port Douglas, the Mandalay Beachfront Apartments are perfect for traveling families with full kitchens and in-unit laundry facilities. Kids and parents can spread out in these spacious accommodations with private balconies set in beautiful tropical gardens. Shared amenities include tennis courts, swimming pools, and outdoor BBQs for guest…

Marbella Club

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Old World

Staying at Marbella Club is like staying in a small village with great amenities and services at every turn. With 84 rooms, 37 suites, and 14 villas, there are a number of accommodation categories that work well for families. The beach is wonderful and a fantastic place for children to play; meanwhile, the spa offers…

Marco Beach Ocean Resort

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Traditional

Marco Beach Ocean Resort is located on a wonderful beach. In contrast to the adult-oriented scene of other seaside resort areas in Florida, the atmosphere of Marco Island is very family-friendly. The all-suite resort is beautifully appointed with renovated kitchens, marble bathrooms, and luxury linens. Although the property does not have a kids’ club or…

Marriott Desert Springs Villas

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Contemporary

The Marriott Desert Springs Villas have gorgeous mountain views and a convenient location in Palm Desert, well positioned for local sightseeing. Villas and grounds are very family-oriented, with full kitchen and laundry facilities in each unit. A central playground and kids’ activity center keep younger guests happy, but there’s also an individual pool for each…

Marriott Timber Lodge

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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

The Marriott Timber Lodge has an incredibly convenient location – guests can walk to great skiing, restaurants, a grocery store, coffee shops, and much more. All areas of the property are ultra-clean. Beds are comfortable; villa units have full kitchens and washers/dryers. Both the pool and the sidewalks are heated. Best of all, the resort…

Monsignor della Casa Country Resort & Spa

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Monsignor della Casa is a family-oriented resort located 45 minutes northeast of Florence. Guest accommodations include standalone villas and apartments with kitchen facilities and spacious living areas. There’s an extensive number of kid-friendly things to do onsite, including tennis, volleyball, swimming, table tennis, and a huge expanse of open grass for playing. Meanwhile, parents have…

Montelago Village Resort

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Lake

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

This beautiful condo hotel is located well away from the frenzy of the Las Vegas Strip, so it’s easy to avoid the adult-focused venues on that thoroughfare. The property is quiet and relaxing, and all units have kitchenette/kitchen facilities. There is a store for supplies nearby, as well as great local restaurants. The setting is…

Montestigliano

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  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Montestigliano is a typical turn-of-the-century Italian property that retains its charm because of smart renovation. It is comprised of a variety of apartments and villas, each with its own design. The grounds are spread out, which means that even when it’s fully booked there is a feeling of privacy. Individual apartments have their own patios…

Monteverdi Tuscany

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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

Tucked into an ancient Etruscan hamlet in southern Tuscany, Monteverdi blends fresh, sophisticated design with an old-world sense of place. With just 10 rooms and suites and a few standalone villas, the property feels intimate and serene. Accommodations are all uniquely and beautifully appointed. Natural fabrics, soothing colors, and industrial design elements mingle with weathered stone walls…

Mozart Chic

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Apartment
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Contemporary

Our preferred vacation rental agency partner in Paris provided this review of this standalone apartment in the 16th arrondissement. This spacious, stately, and elegant four-bedroom kid-friendly apartment offers the true Parisian insider experience for up to seven people. With its expansive living areas, high ceilings, and streamlined décor, the 275m2 flat epitomizes comfort and charm in…

Mystic Springs

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Mystic Springs offers accommodations with apartment amenities in a resort setting. Guest units are spacious, clean, and well-equipped including complete kitchen facilities. The “hot” outdoor pool is constantly filled with kids. This is a good option for families that want an alternative to a traditional hotel with easy access to Banff activities. Canmore has mountain…

No. 5 Maddox Street

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Trendy

No. 5 Maddox Street is a family-friendly apart-hotel, meaning an accommodation with an apartment set up paired with hotel services. For families with school-age and up kids, No. 5 Maddox Street is in the perfect location for London’s kid-friendly activities. It’s located on the edge of Mayfair just off Regent Street, one of London’s prime…

Omni La Costa Resort & Spa

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Old World

Omni La Costa Resort & Spa, in San Diego’s North County, is a dream destination for kids as well as parents. Little ones are greeted with a welcome gift at check-in, and on any given day, the menu of family activities might include surf lessons, wildlife shows, s’mores roasting and more. The Spanish Colonial-style buildings…

Omni Mount Washington Resort

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Traditional

This historic property has many fantastic amenities and services for families. The Omni Mount Washington Resort offers rooms, suites, and townhouse units where guests have access to all hotel facilities yet enjoy more living space and kitchens. Featuring a wide range of activities for all ages, including a kids’ club and a nearby zipline, the…

Palazzo Belfiore Residence

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  • Category: Apartment
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Simple
  • Style: Traditional

Palazzo Belfiore offers families the ultimate “live like a local” experience in Florence. A 14th-century residence is now home to seven sweet apartments in Florence’s historic Oltrarno neighborhood. Studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartments sleep up to six people. All apartments have kitchenette facilities and WIFI; one features original 14th-century frescoes on the walls — not…

Palazzo del Vice Re

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Lake

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Palazzo del Vice Re is a lovingly restored palace that has been transformed into a unique boutique property in the picturesque fishing village of Lezzeno along the shores of Lake Como. This intimate hotel offers both guest rooms and apartments; each of the spacious apartment accommodations combines old world charm with modern conveniences like fully equipped…

Palazzo Schiavoni

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Old World

Palazzo Schiavoni is a 400-year-old palazzo on a small canal within a five-minute walk of San Marco. Spacious apartment-style units accommodate families well. Rooms are traditional with basic kitchenette facilities. There are no other real amenities available here. The benefit for families is the value-oriented pricing, space with children, and convenience to Venice attractions.

Palazzo Vecchietti

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

This boutique Residenza d’Epoca (historic residence) with just 14 rooms offers personalized service in an intimate setting that feels more like an upscale guest house than a hotel. Palazzo Vecchietti offers spacious rooms, suites, and apartments designed for comfort and function with plush fabrics, luxurious bathrooms, and hideaway kitchenettes. The decoration is modern and timeless, not trendy, and includes original…

Park Hyatt Beaver Creek

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  • Baby Ready
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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Contemporary

The Park Hyatt Beaver Creek is in an incredible location with ideal access to chair lifts, ski school, restaurants, and shopping. The hotel overlooks the ice skating rink in town, and countless activities are just steps from the hotel’s door. A favorite feature is the kid-friendly lobby, with an enormous fireplace where people of all…

Parrot Cay

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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Contemporary

Parrot Cay, a Turks and Caicos resort owned by COMO Hotels, integrates the brand’s signature healthy living philosophy into every aspect, creating a rejuvenating, sublime guest experience. The clean, minimalist decor showcases the natural beauty of the island; the ambiance is luxurious but not glitzy. Suites, oceanfront villas and private homes are all wonderful options…

Peaks N’ Swells Surf Camp

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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

The family surf camp at Peaks n’ Swells was one of the best vacations we’ve ever taken. The small, family-owned camp in Montezuma is all about creating an authentic Costa Rican surf experience for the entire family. Kids learn with a 2:1 instructor-to-kid ratio on sandy-bottom beach breaks, and everyone benefits from highly customized professional…

Pine Cliffs Resort

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  • School Age Action
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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Contemporary

We stayed at the Sheraton Algarve, part of Starwood Luxury Collection’s Pine Cliffs Resort, for five nights with our 5-year-old daughter. We could have stayed 10! The property is beautiful and expansive with many different types of accommodations, including apartments, townhouses, and the Sheraton. There are lots of restaurants onsite with various types of cuisine, including a…

Playa Grande Resort

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Contemporary

Located just 5 minutes (on foot) from downtown Cabo San Lucas, the entire Playa Grande Resort is kid-friendly with gorgeous Pacific Ocean views. All guest rooms feature kitchen facilities and upscale decor. The pools serve as the centerpiece of this well-designed hotel, relaxing parents and exciting kids the minute they lay eyes on them. The…

Podere San Filippo

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Located in a restored 8th-century farmhouse in the Chianti region, just a few miles from the town of Tavarnelle, Podere San Filippo boasts spectacular views of the surrounding Tuscan landscape. The 12 self-catering apartments, which range from one bedroom to three bedrooms, are decorated in simple but appealing style and offer plenty of space for families. Some…

Poggio Al Casone

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Poggio al Casone is comprised of 10 thoughtfully restored self-catering apartments. Located on a private wine estate, the property is warm, friendly, well-kept, and surrounded by beautiful scenery. It’s obvious that the owner has put a great deal of work into the refurbishment of the property – every room is decorated with a focus on…

Poggio Etrusco

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Simple
  • Style: Traditional

For many families, Poggio Etrusco is the highlight of a Tuscany vacation. The spot is beautiful, and the cottage is comfortable with great views. Hosts Johnny and Pamela are interesting, knowledgeable, warm, and generous hosts – they clearly love children and have been known to amuse them while parents get a little time on their own.…

Portrait Firenze

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

The Ferragamo family owns the Portrait Firenze. This boutique all-suite hotel offers seven Family Suites with a master bedroom and separate living room that converts into a second bedroom at night. Suites also offer kitchenette facilities for easy meals and snacks, making the Portrait Firenze an ideal apartment-style home-base for families visiting Florence. Some suites have fantastic views of the…

Premier Suites

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Apartment
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Location, location, location. If you plan to spend a few days in Dublin and you’re looking for spacious, family-friendly accommodations that are centrally located with easy and convenient access to local transportation and right in the center of the city, you really can’t find a better option than the Premier Suites. These serviced apartments include…

Red Frog Beach Resort

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  • Baby Ready
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Located on a wildly beautiful island in Bocas del Toro on the edge of a national park, Red Frog Beach Resort is a unique getaway for families seeking an exotic and off-the-beaten-path beach vacation. The American owner has developed an expansive complex with one- to six-bedroom villas and condos in all shapes and sizes that can…

Relais Villa L’Olmo

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Simple
  • Style: Traditional

Relais Villa L’Olmo gives families the best of both worlds in Tuscany. This resort is in the village of Impruneta and walking distance to the main piazza and restaurants, yet this location is still in the countryside with amazing views of the Tuscan landscape. Another perk is that the property is only a 15-minute drive from Florence. Accommodation options include…

Reserva Conchal

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Contemporary

Reserva Conchal is a gated resort and golfing community with a variety of condo options for families. Our family of seven stayed in a four bedroom unit for a month. The well-kept condo was modern with a large kitchen and washer and dryer. The condos are grouped in neighborhoods that are spread out around the property, each…

Residence Adriano

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Simple
  • Style: Contemporary

Residence Adriano is an apart-hotel located just a few minutes walk from the historical center of Bologna. Cinema-themed accommodations add interest and fun to the fourteen suites with fully equipped kitchens and laundry facilities. Rooms have a practical versus stylish feel to them, but they are well-appointed, comfortable, and spotless. There are no public areas…

Residence Hilda

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Contemporary

This twelve-room boutique property is ideal for families. Residence Hilda is comprised of spacious suites and apartments paired with hotel-style services. The property has a part-time front desk staff and daily housekeepers who even do dishes! Guest apartments are contemporary and comfortable. The location is excellent and centrally located just steps from the Duomo with…

Resort at Squaw Creek

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Traditional

The Resort at Squaw Creek is one of the few full service resort properties in the North Lake Tahoe area. Set at the Eastern end of Squaw Valley, the setting and mountain views from this vantage point are spectacular. Although the hotel is very modern on the outside, rooms and public areas are traditional and…

RiverPlace Hotel

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

RiverPlace Hotel offers guests a distinctive Portland sense of place in an exceptional location on the bank of the Willamette River. Families can walk out the door to a park and multi-use walking path. Service at RiverPlace aims to please; ready-to-help staff fill the lobby and go out of their way to accommodate any and…

Roberts Grove Beach Resort

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Roberts Grove is kid-friendly but caters to grown-ups too. Guests of all ages are happy at the nice beach and pools, where kids can be kids. The beach is shallow with small waves; beach toys are available. Two-bedroom units with kitchens and hammocks are perfect for families; located close to the beach, they have roof-top…

Round Hill Hotel & Villas

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Traditional

Round Hill is among the cream of classic Caribbean hotels. Set on a secluded peninsula just west of Montego Bay, this storied retreat combines the genteel air of a country club with the relaxed rhythm of island life. Despite its expansive grounds, the property feels cozy and intimate, with just 36 guest rooms and 27 villas. Rooms in the Pineapple House, which can be connected,…

Saunton Sands Hotel

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

This seaside resort overlooks one of the best beaches in the UK. Accommodations are comprised of hotel rooms, suites and self-catering apartments. The entire property has a smart period feel. Great childcare options are offered with special programs planned around holiday times. Activities include indoor and outdoor pools, squash, tennis and a putting green.

Seven Stars

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Contemporary

Seven Stars has a great setup for families, with spacious condo units overlooking a beautiful beach. Kitchens and bathrooms feel modern; furnishings are comfortable and casual, which makes for a relaxing stay with kids. The views from ocean-facing units are to die for, and there is a beautiful, large swimming pool and an onsite playground…

Smith Fork Ranch

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Ranch
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Smith Fork Ranch is a wonderful guest ranch experience. Guests feel pampered with private services and gourmet food/wine, although the accommodations and facilities are ‘rustic’ enough to make it feel like a real ranch. There is a kids program for younger children and older kids can join parents riding and fishing. There is less structure…

Smugglers’ Notch

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Smuggs is a place for families who really enjoy doing things together. They didn’t earn the number one spot for Family Programs (for the 12th year!) in the 2010 SKI Magazine Reader Survey for nothing. In addition to top notch skiing, Smuggs offers a huge list of activities including a waterpark, zipline canopy tour, mini…

Sorensen’s Resort

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  • Baby Ready
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Simple
  • Style: Traditional

With or without kids, Sorensen’s Resort provides a perfect base to explore the gorgeous scenery in and around Hope Valley, located 45 minutes south of Lake Tahoe. Nestled in a grove of aspen trees, accommodations are simple but comfortable log cabins. Some have kitchen facilities and are large enough to accommodate four to six people…

Splendom Suites Barcelona

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  • Baby Ready
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Simple
  • Style: Boutique

Splendom Suites Barcelona offers lovely family-friendly apartments paired with hotel services, making it a great option for accommodations in Barcelona with kids. The two-bedroom apartments are well laid out and simple, but nicely appointed. They all have full kitchens and even include a washing machine. Having a kitchen available in Spain with small kids is very convenient, as dinner typically…

Splendom Suites Gran Via

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Contemporary

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Splendom Suites Gran Via. This apartment-hotel is well-located downtown, just two blocks from La Gran Vía, a busy shopping area with plenty of restaurants; museums are within a 15-minute walk, including the Prado. The hotel has 26 studios, one and two-bedroom apartments with full kitchens, washing machines and…

Spring Creek Ranch

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Ranch
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Families love the experience at Spring Creek Ranch. With amazing views of the Teton Range and incredible wildlife sightings, the casual but luxurious accommodations are perfect with kids. The many family-oriented activities offered here include horseback riding, swimming, spa, and tennis. Guest accommodation options range from rooms and condos to individual homes with in-house chefs.

Squaw Valley Lodge

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Apartment
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Simple
  • Style: Traditional

Squaw Valley Lodge’s location and simplicity are hard to beat. It’s walkable to the lifts, complete with kitchenettes, and outfitted with a spa and fitness facility. The basic decor and worn-in feel can be overlooked for the price and convenience. Condo-style rooms include kitchen facilities and living space.

Stowe Mountain Lodge

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Traditional

Stowe Mountain Lodge is located within Stowe Mountain resort at the base of Mount Mansfield. The hotel has a beautiful, big lobby with fireplaces where guests can sit and have a drink, read a book, or play a game. Guest rooms are spacious and wonderfully appointed. The outdoor swimming pool is heated year-round and perfect…

Stoweflake

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Stoweflake offers hotel rooms as well as townhouse units with full kitchens, laundry facilities, and plenty of space for families to spread out. Families appreciate the fact that the townhouse accommodations have daily maid service, which helps take the work out of vacation. Although Stoweflake is not ski-in/ski-out, parking is easy at the ski hill…

Suitenhotel Zurbriggen

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Contemporary

Located in one of the most coveted positions in Zermatt, with a front-and-center view of the Matterhorn, Suitenhotel Zurbriggen offers an exceptional setup for families who want the best of a luxury apartment and a hotel. Owned and managed by the Swiss skiing superstar Pirmin Zurbriggen and his lovely family, the homelike atmosphere is cozy…

Sun Valley Lodge

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Traditional

Sun Valley is known for phenomenal skiing, but it’s also an amazing destination for year-round outdoors-oriented activities. The historic Sun Valley Lodge is an iconic resort property with a long list of onsite activities including an ice skating rink, bowling alley, game room, and year-round heated swimming pool. The hotel is located in an intimate…

Sunriver Resort

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Located in a high mountain meadow, this resort has everything active families could want. Highlights include multiple accommodation options, such as lodge rooms and home rentals, and a wide variety of different activities to experience together: fishing, horseback riding, biking, and hiking. There are a few swimming pools and a fun kids club. The location is…

Tenuta di Spannocchia

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Simple
  • Style: Traditional

Tenuta di Spannocchia is a green vacation destination on a working organic farm with spectacular food and amazing history. The views from the property are magnificent. Kids love the huge lawn (perfect for running around and chasing bugs), swimming pool and the farm animals. Everyone is enamored with the onsite castle and nearby hiking trails…

Terranea Resort

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Contemporary

Terranea is a Mediterranean-style oceanfront resort with a long list of unexpected treats for a property situated in the heart of the greater Los Angeles area. It’s spread across 102 acres, so it takes time to digest all the natural and manmade elements that make this hotel such a special place. The stunning bluffside setting…

The Angel Hotel Abergavenny

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

The Angel Hotel, a coaching inn located in the picturesque market town of Abergavenny, makes a wonderful base to explore Wales with children. 35 well-appointed guest accommodations include a variety of rooms at the inn, The Mews (a former stables), and The Lodge on the grounds of historic Abergavenny Castle. Amenities include a formal restaurant, which serves fantastic food and…

The Arrabelle at Vail Square, A RockResort

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Luxurious

Between the service, design, and proximity to central Vail, families are in good hands at The Arrabelle at Vail Square, managed by RockResorts. Offering 81 rooms, 24 luxury condos, and Game Creek Chalet 2,000 feet above Vail, accommodations are spacious, cozy, and easily fit families in a variety of configurations. Stressed parents will appreciate the…

The Athenaeum

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  • Baby Ready
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  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Contemporary

The Athenaeum offers the ideal combination of apartment amenities paired with hotel services. Located within walking distance to a wide variety of points of interest for children of all ages, the property makes an excellent base for exploring London. Its 33 apartments and 123 hotel rooms have been completely renovated, combining contemporary and traditional design.…

The Benjamin

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

The extremely convenient location and family-focused accommodations, including one-bedroom suites with kitchenettes, make The Benjamin an ideal choice for a home-base in New York City with kids of all ages. Centrally located in Midtown East, The Benjamin has easy access to Radio City Music Hall, American Girl Place, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Onsite…

The Boulders Resort

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  • Baby Ready
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Contemporary

The Boulders sits in a magical Sonoran setting with gorgeous views of the surrounding desert landscape. The resort’s atmosphere is warm and inviting for families, and service is stellar. Onsite dining is first-rate and the restaurants welcome kids. Guest rooms are spacious, appointed in sophisticated Southwestern style with wood-burning fireplaces, incredibly comfortable beds and private…

The Carneros Inn

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

These stylish and comfortable cottages and villas offer plenty of space inside and out for stays with kids. The unique atmosphere integrates well with the surrounding landscape and is great for couples as well as families. The hilltop pool and restaurant have fantastic views. There is a family pool area with seasonal toys and snacks.…

The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Located in the spectacular Canadian Rockies, the Jasper Park Lodge is a full-service resort property with easy access to a wide range of activities for every age. With four hundred forty-six rooms, guests have a wide range of accommodation options to choose from including independent cabins with complete kitchen amenities. The historic main lodge has…

The Gant Aspen

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

It’s hard to name a nicer or better-run condo hotel in Aspen than The Gant. Many guests return year after year, and there are always kids of all ages around. A big part of the appeal is that it feels like home – the property is well-appointed, with an ideal combination of condo amenities and…

The Grand Del Mar

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Traditional

The Mediterranean meets California at The Grand Del Mar. Expansive grounds with large grassy areas and walking trails allow plenty of space for kids to run and play. Onsite amenities include a wide array of sports, games, and swimming pools (adult, family, and children’s options) complete with underwater music. Traditionally decorated rooms are spacious; bathrooms…

The Lodge at Steamboat

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

There’s a good reason that Steamboat is one of the top family-friendly ski areas – in addition to ideal ski terrain for kids, it has an enormous array of condo accommodations with ideal setups and price points for families. The Lodge at Steamboat stands out as an excellent choice for those seeking upscale rooms paired…

The Lodge at Tiburon

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Trendy

The Lodge at Tiburon makes Marin-area adventures easy. A 3-minute walk to the ferry, easy access to the charming Marin towns, and a day or so of Tiburon-centric explorations all win points for this property. A small facility, it feels crisp and lodge-esque, yet still kid-friendly. The pool entertains most kids through the early evening;…

The Osprey at Beaver Creek

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

The home-away-from-home vibe at The Osprey in Beaver Creek, Colorado, makes it ideal for families with kids of all ages. This 45-room boutique hotel owned by Rock Resorts is just steps — literally — from a ski lift and adjacent to the village with shops, restaurants, and a fantastic ice skating rink. Rooms feature modern…

The Resort at Paws Up

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Ranch
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Traditional

Paws Up offers families 37,000 acres of Montana vacation bliss. Accommodations include independent luxury homes in variety of sizes, as well as incredible tented wilderness camps adjacent to the iconic Blackfoot River. The original “glamping” experience was created here, pairing camping with decadent creature comforts like bathrooms with heated floors, fantastic beds and a camp…

The Resort at Pelican Hill

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Traditional

The Resort at Pelican Hill is a luxury resort located along the Newport Coast, between Laguna Beach and Newport Beach. Perched high along the coast, set back only a few minutes from the beach, the resort has gorgeous views of the ocean and Catalina Island. Families can take a 5-minute shuttle ride to the famed…

The Sagamore Resort

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Lake

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Traditional

The Sagamore Resort, located on the shores of Lake George in the Adirondacks, has been welcoming families for more than 100 years. The beautiful and expansive grounds slope toward the lake and provide lots of room for children to run and play. There are many dining options available in different areas of the resort, where…

The Sebastian – Vail

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Contemporary

Vail, Colorado, is a fantastic place for a family vacation any time of year and The Sebastian – Vail makes a great base with kids of all ages. The Sebastian is located in Vail Village and very convenient to all that Vail has to offer. The property offers a wide range of luxury accommodation options,…

The Somerset

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Traditional

The Somerset is a special place. The resort feels like a private tropical island getaway, featuring luxurious condo-style rooms with gourmet kitchens and plenty of space for families. It’s kid-friendly but not kid-centric; amenities for families include a year-round kids’ club, floaties for the pool, and, best of all, staff who go out of their…

The St. Regis Deer Valley

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Traditional

We didn’t think the opportunity to ski with our children and have a relaxing and luxurious vacation at the same time existed until we found the St. Regis Deer Valley. Located 40 minutes from the airport in Salt Lake City, the slopeside resort is easy to access with ski-in/ski-out accommodations. The 171 guest rooms include spacious…

The Village at Squaw Valley

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

The Village at Squaw Valley offers condo accommodations with limited hotel services right at the base of the ski area. The property has immediate and easy access to lifts, ski school, shops, and restaurants. Although condos are individually owned, standard corporate decor is used throughout the complex and guest units are comfortable and well-appointed. Most…

The Village Lodge

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  • Baby Ready
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  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Located in the heart of The Village at Mammoth, the condo guest rooms at The Village Lodge provide the space and amenities families need, with convenient access to everything, including the gondola. The village is always lively with jazz and music festivals in the summer and s’mores by the fire in winter. In addition to…

The Westin Verasa Napa

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Contemporary

During a typical stay at The Westin Verasa Napa, guests likely will find more kids and dogs relaxing in the lobby lounge than couples on a romantic getaway. Part of the riverfront development in the city of Napa, this hotel is a convenient and well-appointed home base for exploring Napa Valley. The attraction for families…

Topnotch Resort and Spa

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Traditional

As guests head through Stowe, past town and up Route 108, they encounter the tucked-away Topnotch — a Preferred Boutique, Four-Diamond resort and spa. Cozy and inviting, it features large leather chairs, couches, and rustic-chic furnishings. Families have lots of accommodation choices, from deluxe double-bedded rooms to three-bedroom Overlook resort homes. Topnotch is a wonderful…

Trapp Family Lodge

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Traditional

This picturesque Alpine-style hotel feels straight out of Austria. Handcrafted decor, toasty fires, and exceptional service create a warm and cozy atmosphere for all ages. Even the guest room experience is like staying in the Alps – what a treat! There is an incredible array of things for families to do, from cross-country skiing to…

Trump Hotel Chicago

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  • Baby Ready
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Contemporary

Kids will feel like VIPs at the Trump Chicago, thanks to the Trump Kids program – highlights include a kids’ concierge, welcome gift, mini robes, video games, and personalized kids’ ‘business cards’. The contemporary suites and rooms are beautifully done, with top-notch beds, linens, and bath amenities. The excellent service extends to the restaurant, which…

Vail Mountain Lodge

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Traditional

Vail Mountain Lodge is comprised of luxury rooms, suites, and two- to three-bedroom condo units. Guest units are well-furnished, comfortable, and enormous, with loads of room for one or more families to spread out. The unbeatable location is just steps from the shops and restaurants in Vail Village, and there’s a complimentary shuttle available for…

Vero Beach Hotel and Spa

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

This hotel is just the spot for a family getaway. It’s pristine and inviting as soon as you enter the lobby. Rooms, which are mostly suites, have upscale white linen decor, but also happen to be comfortable. The two- and three-bedroom suites are magnificent. The food is very good, both poolside and in the dining…

Villa Le Piazzole

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

Le Piazzole is part of an estate that produces olive oil and wine in the countryside just outside Florence. The setting and views are spectacular. Apartment accommodations are well-furnished, and the decor is traditional, inviting, and warm. This location is ideal for families who want easy access to Florence and the surrounding area, including Chianti…

Wequassett Resort and Golf Club

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Traditional

Set on the waterfront on the edge of Chatham, this resort caters to families looking for a traditional Cape Cod experience. They offer terrific family activities, including daily seal watching tours, family movie nights, clambakes, and an excellent theme-based kids club. Charming and casually elegant, the property has exceptional service and beautiful views of the…

Westin Mission Hills Resort & Spa

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Contemporary

Amazing mountain views and starry nights highlight this kid-friendly retreat. Guest rooms have all the conveniences of home, and outstanding service makes for a smooth and enjoyable stay. The pool area is spectacular, highlighted by a water slide that is extremely popular with kids. There is also a kids’ club on the premises for ages…

White Elephant

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

For easy access to Nantucket Town activities with kids, the location of the White Elephant is unbeatable. Cottages with two bedrooms and a living room are nicely appointed, and the room configuration in these guest units is ideal. Beach toys are provided on arrival and the restaurant is clearly experienced in hosting families. Young kids…

Winnetu Oceanside Resort

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

We love that the family-oriented Winnetu hotel is located literally across the street from the beach. Families have a wide range of rooms to choose from including options with multiple bedrooms, kitchenette facilities, and private living space. Onsite amenities include a restaurant and swimming pool—it’s small and deep—but still a nice alternative to the beach.…