Hotel Collection

Albergo Villa Marta

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  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Albergo Villa Marta is an intimate, family-run hotel in a gorgeous setting midway between Lucca and Pisa. This location near the coast makes it easy for families to easily explore the countryside and the beach, including Cinque Terre, from here. Guest rooms are charming and comfortable. There’s an onsite restaurant serving breakfast and dinner. A…

Altapura

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

At 2,300 meters, Val Thorens is the highest ski resort in the Alps making Altapura the highest “Skipalace” in Europe. This lively description says it all. Altapura is a skier’s dream with instant access to what Val Thorens is famous for — incredible alpine skiing. Moreover, Val Thorens is part of Les 3 Vallées, the…

American Trade Hotel

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  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

American Trade Hotel offers families an atmospheric old-world Latin experience in the heart of Panama City’s historic Casco Viejo. Housed in a restored landmark building, American Trade guests are immersed in a fresh version of the original design — a highlight is the incredible tile floors — throughout public and private spaces. It has an…

Amori Villa

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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Amori Villa is Ubud’s best kept secret. This upscale, boutique hotel is comprised of just seven suites and villas tucked away among the rice paddy fields. The serene and peaceful atmosphere offers a much-needed break from the crowded and lively streets of central Ubud. The property has one communal area, an open-walled dining room and…

Auener Hof

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Auener Hof is a special place tucked into the Dolomite Mountains in Northern Italy, surrounded by breathtaking natural beauty. Family owned and operated, the personalized service is impeccable and a property highlight. The spacious rooms and bathrooms have a modern-meets-rustic feel and are quite comfortable. Children are welcome with open arms, and you may even…

Belmond Palacio Nazarenas

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

While not a traditional family-oriented resort, this luxurious property welcomes and goes out of its way for families. Belmond Palacio Nazarenas is a convent that’s been converted into a 55-room hotel with an onsite chapel, stunning pool, restaurant, and lots of small secret gardens and fountains in the center of Cusco. Part of the charm of…

Bernardus Lodge

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  • 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 Santo Pietro

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

Borgo Santo Pietro, a 16-suite property located 45 minutes west of Siena, is one of the most beautiful hotels we’ve experienced in Italy. The atmosphere is exquisite and the service is highly personalized — it feels more like a private villa than a hotel, and this is what makes it work for families. Every guest is…

Boutique Hotel El Pez

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  • 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…

Calcot Manor

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

Calcot Manor is a luxurious and beautifully appointed 35-room hotel that offers ample opportunity for family time, as well as making it possible for parents to enjoy some “me” time. Rooms and common areas are spacious and wonderfully designed, yet still manage to feel welcoming and cozy. The hotel features a fantastic spa with a…

Canary Hotel

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Owned by the kid-friendly favorite Kimpton Hotels, the Canary Hotel makes an excellent base for a family getaway to Santa Barbara. The location, just off State Street, is perfect for easy city access. It offers a rooftop pool with sweeping views of the city. The lobby and guest rooms are nicely decorated; guests especially love…

Casa Montani

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  • 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…

CERVO Mountain Boutique Resort

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  • 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…

Chateau De Ribagnac

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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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  • 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…

Corinthia Hotel London

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  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
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Located right off the River Thames adjacent to some of London’s most beautiful parks, Corinthia Hotel is a special and inviting place. The 294 guest rooms (including 47 suites and seven penthouses) are warm, welcoming and full of natural light. The main spaces at the Corinthia Hotel London are visually spectacular with bold, beautiful floral arrangements built by…

Eden Roc Cap Cana

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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

Eden Roc Cap Cana is a truly exceptional luxury resort set in a lush development in the Dominican Republic near Punta Cana. With just 34 expansive suites, the property is intimate and private, yet offers the amenities of a resort with a much larger room count. Suites are amazing; they are wonderfully designed with their own pool and…

Esprit Saint Germain

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  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Offering just 28 rooms, this intimate hideaway on the Left Bank of Paris feels more like a Parisian pied-à-terre than a boutique hotel. The honor bar in the cozy lounge sets the tone for feeling at home here at any point during the day and is perfect for family downtime. Rooms are small, but well…

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…

Firesky Resort and Spa

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  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

FireSky Resort & Spa is the perfect alternative to the vast number of huge hotels in the Phoenix/Scottsdale area. Owned by the family-favorite brand Kimpton Hotels, this boutique property is charming and well-appointed. Guest rooms are large, the staff is outstanding, and there are wonderful common spaces for relaxing. One of the pools is perfect…

Grace Bay Club

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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.…

Hacienda Encantada Resort & Spa

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  • 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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  • 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…

Honua Kai Resort & Spa

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Honua Kai Resort is an affordable luxury option for families who want top-notch condo amenities paired with the services of an upscale hotel. The one- to three-bedroom suites are ideal for multi-generational trips with kids as they are spacious with room for everyone to spread out. Furnishings are light and contemporary, yet still kid-friendly. Lanais…

Hospes Las Casas del Rey de Baeza

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  • Standard: Upscale
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Hospes Las Casas del Rey de Baeza is comprised of three stately homes from the 1700s built around three courtyards in a quiet oasis in the heart of Seville. It feels like more like the warm and welcoming country estate of an old friend than a hotel. One of the best properties for families in Seville at…

Hotel Amigo

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  • Location: City

  • Standard: Luxurious
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Located in the heart of Brussels, this luxury hotel in the Rocco Forte collection offers all the comforts of home for a traveling family. The upscale interior design has a fun side, offering touches of Brussels native Tintin at every turn its rooms and suites. There is even a themed Tin Tin Suite that will…

Hotel Bachmair Weissach

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  • 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 Byron

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  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

Located directly across from the Tyrrhenian Sea in Forte dei Marmi, Hotel Byron offers easy access to the beach, dining, shopping and attractions in this lively upscale resort town, popular with Italians and tourists alike. With beautiful sea views from many rooms and public areas, a swimming pool, free bicycles and an excellent onsite restaurant, Hotel…

Hotel de Russie

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  • Location: City

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

Rocco Forte’s Hotel de Russie offers one of our favorite luxury experiences in Italy with kids. Ideally located between the Piazza de Popolo and the Spanish Steps, families walk out the door into Rome’s most exclusive neighborhood filled with joyful strolling, shops, and restaurants. The hotel’s most unique feature is their lush, idyllic garden for relaxing between sightseeing…

Hotel Esencia

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

Esencia is a luxury hotel with 27 suites and 2 villas with private pools located on a beautiful beach in the Riviera Maya. The atmosphere is intimate and the food is fantastic. The staff goes out of their way to make stays relaxing and they greet guests by name. Parents can relax on the beach while kids…

Hotel Estherea

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Run by generations of the same family since it opened in the 1940s, Hotel Estherea radiates warmth and welcome. The property spans a series of renovated canal houses in a quiet residential neighborhood. Rooms and public spaces are lavishly yet tastefully decorated; each has its own unique look and feel. Some of the 93 rooms…

Hotel Golden Key

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  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
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Hotel Golden Key is an amazing value in the heart of historic Prague. A renovated 13th-century locksmith’s shop (as denoted by the gilt key that still hangs over the door), the hotel sits on the winding Nerudova Street in the Mala Strana neighborhood, one of the most atmospheric parts of the city and walkable to the best of…

Hotel Les Grands Montets

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Simple
  • Style: Boutique

This mountain view hotel has cozy, individually decorated rooms and suites, some on two levels. The atmosphere is casual yet classy, and the location provides easy access to the ski resort. There is a kids’ game room, swimming pool and outdoor Jacuzzi. The hotel has great breakfasts and there are good restaurants just a 10-minute…

Hotel Monaco Philadelphia

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  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
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Located in the heart of Philadelphia’s historic district, Kimpton’s Hotel Monaco is an ideal spot for families touring Philadelphia. It overlooks Independence Park and is just steps from landmark sites such as the Liberty Bell and Constitution Center. The 268-room hotel has many accommodation types that work for families, including suites, connecting rooms and rooms…

Hotel Savoy

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

Managed by Rocco Forte Hotels, Hotel Savoy is a 102-room landmark boutique hotel in Florence. The guest experience is all about tradition and the importance of family, from extensive connecting configurations that create apartment-like spaces, to the new bistro-style restaurant featuring family recipes from Sir Rocco Forte’s mother, Irene. The decor is warm and homey with colorful…

Hotel Tugu Lombok

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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Hotel Tugu Lombok is a perfect respite from the crowds families encounter on other islands, such as Bali. This privately owned hotel sits on a pristine beach on the Bali Sea, which is calm, warm and shallow. Room options include suites and villas just steps from the beach. Parents can comfortably allow kids to splash in the water without…

Hotel Verneuil

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  • 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…

Hotel Villa Fiesole

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

With just 32 guest rooms, this 19th-century villa is an excellent choice for families who want a boutique hotel experience and relief from the crowds of Florence. Located in Fiesole in the hills above Florence, the property has expansive views of the area. The setting is wonderful, with a garden area where kids can run…

Hotel Vondel

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Hotel Vondel manages to be hip and stylish, yet cozy and kid-friendly for all ages. The warm attitude and comfortable decor make this an appealing base for lounging between sightseeing excursions. Public areas are homelike and filled with books and contemporary art. Ideal room categories for families include apartments with kitchenette facilities; suites; and connecting…

Hotel Zephyr

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  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
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Hotel Zephyr offers families a fun — literally — base from which to explore San Francisco. This boutique hotel on the water in Fisherman’s Wharf is designed in a playful nautical theme with games incorporated into both private and public guest spaces. From life-size Connect 4 in a massive outdoor lounge to a super-cool game…

Imagine Roussillon

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  • 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…

J.K. Place Firenze

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

J.K. Place Firenze is one of the original boutique hotels in Florence, with just 20 guest rooms. Their deep experience crafting personalized guest experiences is evident at every turn — it’s the ultimate ‘ask and you shall receive’ setup. This bespoke ‘lifestyle’ approach is what makes J.K. Place work for families, as the staff goes out of…

J.K. Place Roma

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

J.K. Place Roma offers families exceptional service and comfortable yet luxurious ambiance in the heart of Rome. This boutique hotel epitomizes the Roman experience with traditional Italian flair. The moment families walk into the elegant lobby, they are greeted with sleek, modern design, robust art and an attentive staff. After being greeted with a welcome drink…

L’Auberge Del Mar

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

Set in the heart of Del Mar, a picturesque town that embodies Southern California’s laid-back elegance and charm, L’Auberge Del Mar is a luxury boutique hotel that manages to be hip yet kid-friendly. With just 120 guest rooms, the hotel has airy, peaceful spaces with stunning views of the Pacific. Rooms are casual and comfortable,…

La Bandita

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

At the end of a long and winding dirt road, La Bandita sits on a verdant hillside where kids can run around to their hearts’ content and interact with the farm animals on property. In the “Pig Sty,” a former pig sty converted into a luxe and gorgeous family suite. a sliding door gives parents…

La Bandita Townhouse

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

La Bandita is a stylish 12-room luxury boutique hotel tucked inside the historic center of Pienza, one of Tuscany’s most beautiful hill towns. Owner and manager John Voightmann has done a fabulous job incorporating modern style into the historical character of this beautiful 1460s building, which was once a convent. There are several room options that accommodate…

Lapa Rios Ecolodge

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

One of National Geographic’s top 50 ecolodges in the world and a pioneer of its kind in Costa Rica, Lapa Rios offers families an unforgettable and educational adventure vacation experience. Set within a 1,000-acre private reserve of virgin rainforest in the Osa Peninsula, every moment at Lapa Rios is immersive, from howler monkey wake-up calls to…

Le Hameau Des Baux

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  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

Le Hameau Des Baux is a beautiful property in a gorgeous Provence setting. The interior is new, but the property retains an old-school farmhouse feel. The gardens are spectacular and the dining area feels very private. The location is great for regional exploration, and when a break from sightseeing is needed, the pool is idyllic…

Le Mas de Chastelas

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

It’s rare to find a place that literally takes your breath away, but when you pull up by the main entrance to Le Mas de Chastelas, the natural Provençal beauty of the place does just that. Before you’ve even stepped through that front door your eye is drawn past the chic interior and through the…

Les Fermes De Marie

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  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

If you’re looking for the ultimate chalet-style luxury experience, this is it. Les Fermes de Marie is a spectacular boutique hotel that manages to successfully merge adult-focused relaxation with a kid-friendly vibe in an intimate setting. A lovely spa featuring their exclusive mountain plant-derived product line is paired with a kid-friendly indoor pool. The delicious,…

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 New Orleans

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

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Loews New Orleans has a prime location in the Central Business District downtown, which is convenient for visitors yet feels quiet at the end of the day. It’s a quick streetcar ride from here to French Quarter sightseeing. The property has nearly 300 rooms and suites, all spacious, chic and comfortable. Some have river views,…

LUX* Grand Gaube

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

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

The LUX* Grand Gaube is on Mauritius’s quieter, less developed north coast and exudes the chilled-out vibe that seems to be unique to this part of the island. Small clusters of neat and airy hotel rooms overlook the three calm bays around which the resort is built. There are three swimming pools, but the sea is…

MacArthur Place

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

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Walking distance from downtown Sonoma, MacArthur Place is an integrated inn and spa. The property has extremely comfortable rooms and the spa services are outstanding. The grounds are beautiful and fun for toddlers to run around. The staff is super-friendly and we found the onsite restaurant, Saddles, to be very nice, yet low-key enough for…

Magnolia Hotel Denver

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • 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,…

Marignolle Relais & Charme

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

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Charming villa located in the hills outside of Florence (ten minute cab ride into the city) is a welcome respite from the crowds of the city. The pool is a great relief with kids after a day of sightseeing in the heat of the Tuscan summers. The staff is kind and informative and very helpful…

Marktgasse Hotel

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

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

One of the oldest inns in Zurich, Marktgasse Hotel provides a cozy, welcoming base for families with children of all ages. The 39-room property offers wonderful spaces to relax, including a library and work area with toys, as well as a wonderful selection of books that can be borrowed. The design is stylish and modern.…

Mas de Thau

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

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Mas de Thau, comprised of five beautiful cottages on a vineyard, is the creation of French owners Maryse and Yvan. They are natural hosts — nothing is too much to ask and their willingness to please is genuine. Sunday dinners are a warm affair where local chefs come and cook delicious meals while guests mingle and drink family-made wine.…

Monteverdi Tuscany

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • 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…

Nick’s Cove

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

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Nick’s Cove is the perfect place to slow down and enjoy a short getaway with kids. Located on Tomales Bay just outside Point Reyes, Nick’s Cove, a former fishing village dating back to the 1930s,  is comprised of 12 historic cottages that exude seaside charm. Waterfront rooms are a huge treat with spacious sleeping and…

Nira Alpina

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

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Nira Alpina, a new boutique hotel in the St. Moritz resort area, offers something fresh and modern to luxury-seeking families. The eclectic and cozy interior design is hip and fun. Guests will never forget they’re in the mountains, as large windows in both rooms and public areas provide wonderful Engadine Alps views. Spacious Junior Suites…

Oceana Santa Monica

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

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

The Oceana is in the heart of Santa Monica across the street from the beach and Santa Monica Pier.  It has a relaxing vibe and the short walk to the beach to bike or stroll or the Third Street Promenade for shopping and dining means it’s easy to take in the tourist sites and come…

Palazzo Magnani Feroni

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

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

Palazzo Magnani Feroni, a 16th-century palace in a historic neighborhood in Florence, is an all-suite luxury hotel with highly personalized services and amenities. Multi-room family suites are available, making it one of the best hotels in Florence with children. The hotel also provides baby cots/cribs and highchairs on request. Free breakfast and WIFI are included…

Palazzo Vecchietti

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • 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…

Peaks N’ Swells Surf Camp

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  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • 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…

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…

Relais Christine

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

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Located in the heart of St. Germain des Pres, Relais Christine is tucked away on a quiet street. This gem is an ideal Left Bank home-base surrounded by charming cafes, restaurants, and shops; it has easy access to Right Bank attractions as well since it is only a block from the Seine. Fantastic walking 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…

Shore Hotel

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

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Just across the street from the Santa Monica Pier and one of the most iconic beach scenes in America, the Shore Hotel couldn’t be better positioned for exploring the area. Guests can leave their cars in the onsite parking deck and walk to the pier, ocean, shopping, dining, local parks and more. Although the decor…

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…

Tambo del Inka Resort & Spa Valle Sagrado

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

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

Located in the Sacred Valley, along the Urubamba River, Tambo del Inka Resort & Spa Valle Sagrado is a sleek 128-room property, complete with stunning indoor-outdoor pool and an excellent onsite restaurant. Families will appreciate that all rooms come with small patios or terraces; not to mention the resort’s incredibly attentive staff. Thanks to the…

Tatra Chalet

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

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Tatra Chalet, nestled in the Tatra Mountains of Zakopane, Poland, is a wonderful retreat for families. Comprised of just seven suites, the chalet is inviting and intimate. Kid-friendly spaces include indoor and outdoor play areas, as well as a drawing room with a fireplace, movies and books for the whole family to enjoy. The restaurant, Cinq[sek], offers…

The Alpina Gstaad

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

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

The Alpina Gstaad offers one of our favorite luxury hotel experiences in Europe. Despite its five-star status in a coveted jet-set Swiss village, the service and ambiance are relaxed, approachable and inviting. Children are warmly welcomed and pampered by the staff at every turn. The extraordinary design pairs natural, handcrafted textures from the region with…

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 Cambrian

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

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

The Cambrian is an exceptionally well-designed hotel in the popular Swiss ski resort of Adelboden in the Bernese Oberland region. Although the exterior of the hotel is traditional, the interior has been thoroughly renovated. The decor is modern and fresh; huge windows highlight magnificent alpine views. Despite the sophistication of the interior design, the ambiance…

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 Charles Hotel

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

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

This classic Cambridge hotel delivers excellent service, comfortable rooms and innovative kids’ activities. Known for years as one of the best places to stay in Cambridge, it offers families a comfortable home base while visiting Boston. Kids love the welcome gifts, the novelty of TVs in the bathroom mirror, the fun kids’ menu choices, and…

The George in Rye

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  • Baby Ready
  • School Age Action
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Situated in the middle of the High Street in the medieval East Sussex town of Rye, this 21st-century inn has everything you need for a getaway with or without children. It’s surrounded by art galleries, antiques shops and tearooms, and is a lovely base from which to explore historic Sussex. Dating back to 1575, The…

The Hotel Paradox

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

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Located in downtown Santa Cruz, the Hotel Paradox is themed along the lines of an upscale urban forest with the perfect balance of cozy ambiance and contemporary decor. The front desk is a eucalyptus tree trunk from Sonoma that sets the eco-luxe tone for the rest of the property. The 164 rooms and suites are…

The Miami Beach Edition

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

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

Despite the fact that South Beach is brimming with amazing hotels, The Miami Beach Edition has carved out its own wonderful niche. A true urban resort, The Miami Beach Edition is filled with play areas inside and out. From two beautiful swimming pools to the ice skating rink and bowling alley entertainment center, there’s no shortage…

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 Raleigh Hotel

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

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

It can be hard to find a great family hotel in Miami, but The Raleigh rises to the challenge. It’s an intimate place that allows both stress-free time for parents and a safe and secure environment for the kids. Its South Beach location, on a private stretch of shoreline, affords beautiful views of the ocean and…

Tudor Farmhouse Hotel

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

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

The Tudor Farmhouse Hotel is a little 20-room oasis on an English hillside in a stunning setting on the English/Welsh border. The public areas and the guest rooms have been subtly and beautifully designed, so guests feel like they are instantly at home. A series, of cute semi-formal gardens surround the accommodation and to the rear…

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…

Winvian

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

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

Winvian is a magical place. Set on 113 acres and bordered by a 4,000-acre wildlife sanctuary, the hotel offers guests a wide selection of activities, from bike riding to hiking to hot air ballooning. Rooms are themed with many creative options, including a treehouse perched 30 feet off the ground. The staff is great and…