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Dazzling floral displays, stunning trees, holiday music, 500,000 outdoor lights, dancing fountains and ice skating under the stars are just a few of the highlights of the popular Longwood Gardens Christmas.
When the trees are sparkling and the window displays enticing, the Freedom Trail Foundation joins revelers to celebrate the season with the annual Historic Holiday Stroll.
From Thanksgiving through the end of the year Seattle is popping with positive energy, festive events and awesome ways to have fun with kids.
A remarkable city for a family holiday, winter in Minneapolis is prime time. From marvelous theatrical productions and inspiring museum programs to dreamy snow covered parks and tempting hot chocolate stops, the city shines. Voted the best in the USA for dozens of things, the ongoing results span the gamut.
The newest urban adventure in London is a sign of the times and great way to spend an hour having fun playing a challenging real time game with your tweens or teens.
The new museum in Franklin Court—a site where Franklin actually lived—has been re-imagined with compelling visuals and interactive experiences to offer visitors of all ages a better glimpse of Franklin, his life and his legacy.
Barcelona is a city made for families becuase it is easy to create your own urban adventure moving about the city by bus, boat, cable car, helicopter, tram, or horse-drawn carriage.
Southern California has awesome beaches, delightful climate and plenty of great family vacation activities including SeaWorld, LEGOLAND, Wild Animal Park, and Scripps. Fun right? But we found a slew of fun and free family-friendly things to do that may not be on your family vacation radar screen.
Summer family vacations offer productive and engaging ways to share time and “get smart” together at one of the American Mensa Society’s favorite museums.
When autumn arrives and the summer beach crowds diminish, the time is right to enjoy fun-filled fall activities, annual festivals and fairs, haunting Halloween celebrations, and cultural entertainment.
Spending time in Philly with kids is always rewarding. The city is a first-class family vacation location offering hundreds of ways to share really cool stuff and create one-of-a-kind memories.
Adding to the excitement and liveliness of Navy Pier this summer will be a staged version of the TONY Award winning Shrek. It promises to be crazy-fun for everyone.
This summer see Chicago Shakespeare Theater (CST) present the Comedy of Errors at one of the many terrific parks in the Windy City. This may well be the perfect family vacation bonus.
Great news for Harry Potter fans. The magic does not have to fade according to Warner Brothers Studios. The much anticipated London studio will be open to muggles in April.
View this page for details about the newest exhibition at Fernbank Museum of Natural History in Atlanta and view family vacation offers from hotels in the area.
The nation’s capital is an awesome destination for a family vacation. From the free museums and lively tours to the Kennedy Center and the Ford Theater it is an inspiring destination to share.
Family fun and learning coincide at the acclaimed exhibition “Mesopotamia” debuting at the ROM this summer.
What better way to celebrate Charlie and the Chocolate Factory the newest stage musical inspired by Roald Dahl’s much loved book? Take time to havie the perfect Wonka tea with a young companion.
Imagine sunshine and sea breezes, starry nights and seahorse secrets, lions roaring and whales splashing. Then add a luscious California morning mist waking the sun, a picnic by the sea, few Pacific sunsets and a perfect family vacation has been created.
Thinking about a family vacation in Paris? Our Paris travel expert, Isabelle Southgate, shares her thoughts about creating the perfect family vacation in Paris.
Stay with us and your kids can visit our 117,000 gallon aquarium in Las Vegas every day! [Read More]
Silverton Casino Lodge offers exciting Las Vegas vacation packages packed with perks. Enjoy incredible room rates and discounts on local attractions, dining, activities and much more offered exclusively at Silverton Casino Lodge. From NASCAR and professional bull riding, to wedding and romance, to Las Vegas shows and business services, we have a themed package to meet your budget needs. Reserve Silverton Casino Lodge hotel vacation packages online for the best rates guaranteed. Silverton Casino Lodge, 3333 Blue Diamond Road, Las Vegas, Nevada 89139. [Read Less]
Luxury for your family in Seattle. [Read More]
Discover a place where luxury, beauty and hospitality come together in perfect harmony - The Heathman Hotel is the only upscale boutique hotel in Kirkland’s vibrant downtown. The Heathman delivers a refreshing blend of classic elegance, organic ambiance and modern lifestyle luxuries for a unique lodging experience just beyond the energy of Seattle, Washington. Whether visiting for a romantic getaway or a business connection, our elegant Kirkland hotel offers a peaceful, productive atmosphere for life’s essential moments. The Heathman Hotel, 220 Kirkland Avenue Kirkland, Washington. [Read Less]
Close to the Monterey Bay Aquarium. [Read More]
Our convenient location in the wine country is just half an hour from Monterey, Pebble Beach, Carmel and Gilroy. Experience our luxurious lodgings and full array of services and amenities. Our comfortable accommodations and superior services make this the perfect family vacation base. Choose a room or suite complete with a refrigerator, microwave, coffee/tea maker, iron and board as well as free high speed internet and flat screen TV. We provide our guests with free breakfast daily, free video library, daily newspaper, and free parking. Relax in the pool or spa before retiring for your restful night at our 100% smoke-free facility. We are less than one mile from Old Town Salinas, and only two miles from the National Steinbeck Center, and Salinas Sports Complex. Holiday Inn Express & Suites 195 Kern St, Salinas, California 93905.
Monterey Aquarium Package. Stay with us just steps away from the Monterey Bay Aquarium and other popular area attractions. [Read More]
Stay at the Victorian Inn just steps away from the Monterey Bay Aquarium and other popular area attractions. Enjoy our spacious rooms and suites, in-room fireplaces, deluxe hotel amenities, complimentary continental breakfast, evening wine and cheese reception. Take advantage of the fun indoor and outdoor activities, pet-friendly atmosphere, top attractions, shopping, kid friendly beaches, and family style dining you’ll find right here in Monterey. We are just four blocks from the Monterey Bay Aquarium and minutes from San Carlos Beach, Old Fisherman’s Wharf.
Our Monterey Aquarium Package includes VIP Aquarium passes, family-friendly accommodations, a comfortable, bed-and-breakfast style atmosphere, deluxe amenities, complimentary continental breakfast. We offer the perfect choice for your next family vacation in Monterey. Best Western Victorian Inn - Monterey, California (CA) 487 Foam Street, Monterey, CA 93940. Toll-free 1-800-232-4141, (831) 373-8000 or online.
Offering great Monterey Hotel Packages. Stay in a National Historic Landmark. [Read More]
Located in Pacific Grove, California near Monterey, the Centrella Inn invites families to discover the area’s wide array of stunning beaches, shops, restaurants, art galleries and cultural sites. For more than a century, the award-winning Centrella Inn has unforgettable getaways and family vacations on the Monterey Peninsula.
Plan your next Monterey getaway with one of our exciting hotel packages. From outdoor adventures and water activities to wine tasting and relaxing spa days, the Centrella Inn offers it all!
Centrella Bed & Breakfast Inn. Monterey Peninsula
612 Central Avenue, Pacific Grove, California, 93950
Reservation: 800-233-3372 Contact: 831-372-3372 Fax: 831-372-2036
Email: Reserve@CentrellaInn.com or visit online.
Save 25% in the heart of DC. [Read More]
Stay with us and enjoy exceptional amenities, including complimentary continental breakfast, wireless high-speed internet, microwaves and refrigerators by request, a business center, Monuments Restaurant, guest laundry, a gift shop, free parking, our activity desk, an outdoor swimming pool, a state-of-the art fitness facility, and shuttle service to Reagan National Airport and the DC Metro. Best Western Pentagon 2480 S Glebe Road, Arlington, Virginia (VA) 22206. Toll-free 1-866-702-4947 or online. [Read Less]
Family fun in America’s “Second City” shopping, theater, and city sights. [Read More]
Visit Magnificent Mile the Shedd Aquarium, Wrigley Field the Art Institute of Chicago, Millennium Park and more. The hotel is only steps away from world–famous Wrigley Field, the home of the Chicago Cubs baseball team. From guestrooms to luxury suites, we offer oodles of family-friendly amenities including free wireless high speed Internet access, premium cable television, Movies On Demand, in–room refrigerators and microwave ovens, complimentary bottled water, and newspaper delivered to your door. Some rooms offer sofa beds and whirlpool tubs and every morning we serve a complimentary Continental breakfast. Our unique vacation packages include: Chicago Blueman Group Theater Package, Chicago Sights Package, and our popular Shop ‘Till You Drop Package. Best Western Hawthorne Terrace 3434 N Broadway, Chicago, IL 60657. Toll-free 1-888-860-3400 or online. [Read Less]
DC’s baby-friendly hotel. [Read More]
Our all-suite boutique property in the heart of Washington, DC is steps from America’s finest museums, sightseeing, and great shopping. We are the perfect baby-friendly hotel for you and your family. Enjoy a spacious suite with separate living and bedroom areas plus a kitchenette and we serve a deluxe continental breakfast daily. Best Western Georgetown 1121 New Hampshire Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20037.
Toll-free 1-866-263-7212 or online.
Conveniently located near the international airport. [Read More]
We are conveniently located near Philadelphia International Airport as well as many of Pennsylvania’s most popular attractions, like the Liberty Bell, Longwood Gardens, and Valley Forge. All of our relaxing rooms include free daily newspapers, cable television with premium channels, voicemail, complimentary high-speed internet access, and a free airport shuttle. Enjoy a refreshing swim or family fun time in our outdoor swimming pool. Holiday Inn Stadium 900 Packer Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19148. Toll-free 1-888-HOLIDAY (888-465-4329), (215)755-9500 or online. [Read Less]
Enjoy family - friendly service plus Dodgers fans receive 10% off. [Read More]
For an unforgettable family vacation stay with us and experience true Southern California hospitality and our sunny ambiance. Our contemporary hotel features, high-tech amenities, and friendly service. Wake up to fresh Belgian waffles and fresh brewed coffee served with our sumptuous deluxe Continental breakfast. Enjoy a swim in our outdoor heated pool. Here’s the deal. Just present your Dodgers game ticket when you check into the hotel, and you will receive a 10% discount off the standard rate. Fairfield Inn 3201 E. Centre Lake Drive, Ontario, CA 91761 Toll-free 1-866-371-5590 or online.
Take advantage of The Emerald City Exploration package. [Read More]
The Emerald City Exploration package is sure to delight with fun for the whole family. Package rates start at $329.00 and includes accommodations breakfast for two, overnight valet parking, and two Seattle City Passes for enjoying top attractions such as the Space Needle, Seattle Aquarium, Woodland Park Zoo, Argosy Cruise Harbor Tour, and Pacific Science Center to name a few (passes for children are only an additional $39.00 per child). Upon your return from a day of discovery enjoy a 15% discount on Spaahh services.
The Emerald City Exploration package rate starts at $329.00 plus tax. Hotel 1000
1000 First Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104.
P: 206-957-1000 or visit us online. [Read Less]
AAA 2-diamond vacation packages combing comfort, price, location, and fun. [Read More]
We are located within walking distance Historic Old Town, California's most popular State Park, featuring restaurants, shops, museums, and artisans. Our guestroom and suites are equipped with complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access, and HBO. Guests enjoy
complimentary breakfast bar served daily. We have created several affordable family vacation packages including our San Diego Tour Special, SeaWorld Package, San Diego Zoo Package, and Balboa Park Package. Old Town Inn 4444 Pacific Highway, San Diego, CA 92110. Toll-free 1-800-643-3025 or www.oldtown-inn.com. [Read Less]
A Union Square 'Green' Hotel, cozy, charming, luxurious, and eco-friendly. [Read More]
Our charming hotel is an oasis of hospitality just steps away from fashionable Union Square and the Powell Street Cable Car. Relax and rejuvenate in warmly designed guestrooms and suites. Our stylish accommodations feature DVD/CD entertainment centers, TV with surround sound, WiFi, well-lit desks, safes, a mini-bar, iron/ironing board, plush bathrobes plus fitness center, high-speed internet access, valet parking, concierge, a business center, an extensive CD/DVD library, and complimentary Town Car service to Financial District. The Orchard Hotel 665 Bush Street, San Francisco, California 94108. Toll-free 1-888-717-2881, (415) 362-8878 or online.
A true four-star boutique hotel with easy access to the Bal Harbour Shops and Haulover Beaches. [Read More]
Our small, stylish boutique hotel provides guests with a sophisticated yet personal family vacation experience. All of our custom-designed rooms feature king sized beds, luxurious linens, 42" HDTV entertainment systems, iPod docking stations, in-room safes, and Keurig coffee brewer plus use of free Skype-enabled global phone service, and complimentary Wi-Fi internet services throughout the property. Guest may enjoy daily complimentary Continental breakfast as well as use of nearby LA FITNESS establishment free of charge. Daddy O Hotel Miami 9660 East Bay Harbor Drive, Bay Harbor Islands, Florida 33154, USA. (305) 868-4141 or online. [Read Less]
Swing into action during your travels to DC.Washington DC Travel, Stay & Play Package. [Read More]
Stay at the Doubletree Hotel Dulles Airport-Sterling and play at the Dulles Golf Center & Sports Park just a few miles from the hotel featuring a driving range, miniature golf, batting cages and beach volleyball. The package includes accommodations, and amenities plus a certificate for the Dulles Golf Center & Sports Park with two rounds of miniature golf for the price of one and two buckets of balls for the price of one. DoubleTree by Hilton Dulles Airport 21611 Atlantic Boulevard, Sterling, Virginia, 20166. Toll-free 1-866-568-9952 or www.airportdulleshotel.com