We have identified a few terrific family vacation spots yet to be discovered by the masses. Places to enjoy family time without crowds, long lines and schedules.
Miles of lovely hard-packed sand make beach hiking, bike riding, and sand volleyball almost too good to pass up. When the tide is out residents and visitors drive along the ocean’s edge, sometimes parking against the sand dunes that frame the land.
Looking for a new spot or a new family vacation idea? Imagine counting goats on a rooftop; celebrating with a fish boil in Door County; hunting for agates along Lake Superior; fishing on Lake Truman or petting a bearded lizard in Missouri.
Looking for a new spot or a new family vacation spot? Off the beaten path and plenty of fun, this list of spans the gamut from earthy and adventuresome to deluxe yet family friendly.
When family schedules are hectic getting away means everything but crowds and lines are not your idea of fun then we have a few secret spots worth checking out.
Florida has secrets spots that deliver one-of-a-kind experiences for families who wish to go off the beaten path but still enjoy sunshine, beach time and a more relaxing, easy family vacation pace.
Framed by rolling prairie enhanced by awesome sunsets and amazing starry night skies, Lawrence is an energizing place. Contemporary arts, live theatre, living history and natural beauty add to a long list of vacation options.
We have the ideal beach house - a home away-from-home. It has room to be together and space to escape – absolutely essential with three generations including five teens and four children younger than ten.
This is a favorite for those who like to get out and enjoy an abundance of recreational pursuits in the resort’s immense natural playground; a secret family vacation spot with oodles of ways to have fun – no lines, no tickets, and no cranky kids.
Imagine a secret family vacation spot with cabins, B & Bs, lodges and resorts tucked away in the woods by lakes and streams. A place where lakes yield fish and nights make star gazing exceptional - no schedules required, having fun is easy.
In Georgia’s Southern Rivers Region the opportunity for family fun is endless. The pace is individual with art walks and music festivals to inspire and baseball just around the corner.
In Georgia’s Mountain Region the opportunity for fun is endless with wild and wonderful natural places where time is abundant and memories are waiting to be created. Family fun in the mountains - no lines and no hassles.
Imagine a spot with enough small town charm that it could be a movie set. That's Montello. It has the ideal small town atmosphere, the old stone buildings, faded billboard signs, two lakes, and as the center piece four waterfalls cascade over red granite into the old quarry.
This destination definitely belongs on our list of secret family vacation spots offering friendly beach atmosphere, natural beauty and high value – low cost fun. Popular activities include boating, sailing, kayaking, shelling, surfing, diving, living history and best of all beach time.
Yurt camping family-style is one of the best-kept secrets in Oregon. In spite of the weather and last minute planning the Gourleys found the perfect location and have insider information to share.
If you are browsing for a summer camp for your children and the descriptions make you wish to be a camper yourself, wish no more. Share in the fun at Medomak family camp - an easy family vacation solution.
Is a sophisticated beach town with secret coves, swaying palm trees, trendy restaurants, and awesome art festivals the place for a family getaway? Why not?
Taking the kids and going off the popular family vacation grid can yield countless rewards for the whole family. With family vacations sometimes less is more because sharing time together is what a family vacation is all about.
Finding new places and new ways to share time is easier than it seems. Chilling out is nice to do at any age because sharing time together is what a family vacation is all about.
The geographic vastness of the American West makes pinpointing excellent family vacation spots slightly challenging. The horizons are broad and the adventure authentic. Follow the Trail of the Coeur d’Alene’s; visit the ghost town of Bannock in Montana; try fly-fishing with your kids; dig for dinosaurs in Wyoming. Variety is at your finger tips.
Family fun with waterslides, lazy river, wave pool to enjoy. [Read More]
The Cranberry Country Lodge is a Tomah, WI hotel near Amish country offering family style suites, aquatic center resort amenities, and a Wisconsin cranberry country location. Cranberry Country Lodge 319 Wittig Road, Tomah, Wisconsin 54660. Toll-free 1- 800-243-9874, (608) 374-2801 or www.cranberrycountrylodge.com.
Our hotel is on an overlooks Morro Rock and the Embarcadero. [Read More]
Blue Sail Inn offers unparalleled views of some of the most unique and beautiful scenery California has to offer. We are within walking distance of Morro Rock Natural Preserve, Morro Bay, Centennial Park on the Embarcadero, local dining and shopping. The Blue Sail Inn, 851 Market Ave., Morro Bay, CA 93442. Phone: 805-772-2766 or www.bluesailinn.com. [Read Less]
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Looking for something to do as a family and have no idea how to get everyone to agree? We have just the solution. We’ve pulled together adventures that we know kids love and packaged them by age. So now, if you have a six-year-old, we have special packages built with them in mind and if you have a 12 year-old, we’ve got them covered, too. ACE Adventure Resort Oak Hill WV, 25901. Toll-free 1-800-787-3982 or
ACE is the spot for all your family adventure filled with fun. Stay in one of our cabins, chalets (both with hot tubs) lodge or campsite; play with us on the river lakes caves and ride our trails on horses or bikes. We will make your vacation easy to manage from your place to sleep, eat and play, all in one package, if you wish all-year long. Give us a call or visit our website to learn more. We are a great hosting place for your reunion large or small. ACE Adventure Resort, Oak Hill, WV. Call 1- 888-223-7238 or direct at 1(304) 469-2651 or visit us online. [Read Less]
Stay at our modern hotel with pool, Wi-Fi, restaurant, meeting rooms, free breakfast, and an I-5 location near attractions. [Read More]
Stay at our modern hotel with pool, Wi-Fi, restaurant, meeting rooms, free breakfast, and an I5 location near attractions in Williams, CA. Granzella's Inn, 391 6th Street, Williams, CA 95987. Phone: 530 473 3310 or www.granzellasinn.com. [Read Less]
We are the best rate hotel in Los Gatos. [Read More]
The Inn of Los Gatos is the price leader in the greater Los Gatos area, with rates 20-50% less than our competition with a superior location. Single room for 1-2 people: $86 + tax - Double room for 2-4 people: $95 + tax Inn of Los Gatos, 55 Los Gatos Saragtoga Road, Los Gatos, CA 95032. Phone: 408 872 9500 or www.innoflosgatos.com. [Read Less]
Enjoy prairies, pronghorns and National Parks in the spectacular Great Plains of South Dakota with family. [Read More]
Ride the famous Mickelson Trail from Rochford to Edgemont as the week carries on. Take a break from pedaling to enjoy a picnic at the Crazy Horse Memorial. Uncover Wind Cave, one of the world’s longest caves and one of the country’s only underground National Parks. Discover the South Dakota you never knew existed! Austin Adventures toll-free 1-800-575-1540, (406) 655-4591 or online. [Read Less]
Family friendly and focused on fun. [Read More]
We make reunion time filled with fun at Woodloch. Indulge in a full spectrum of sports and activities, championship golf, outstanding entertainment, delectable dining, pleasing accommodations, and a staff that takes pleasure in your satisfaction. You really can have it all – indoors and outdoors, all seasons 24/7. Our accommodations and amenities are as varied as our guests, and our astute staff looks forward to finding you the perfect fit. All vacation packages include three daily meals, endless activities, nightly entertainment, amenities and accommodation choices from classic standard rooms to waterfront suites with private balconies. Woodloch Pines Resort 731 Welcome Lake Rd Hawley Pa 18428. Toll-free 1-800-WOODLOCH (966-3562), (570) 685-8000 or online.
An elegant hotel nestled between the foothills of Morgan Hill in a serene country setting. [Read More]
The Comfort Inn Hotel in Morgan Hill, California is an elegant hotel nestled between the foothills of Morgan Hill in a serene country setting. Offering many fine amenities for business and leisure travelers alike, our hotel features complimentary internet access, an expanded continental breakfast, an outdoor pool, hot tub, exercise room and sauna. Comfort Inn Morgan Hill, 16225 Condit Rd., Morgan Hill, CA 95037. Phone: 408 778 3400. [Read Less]
On site babysitting services are available. We have the “Best Rate” online guarantee. [Read More]
Surrounded by the stunning desert landscape, our 35-acre oasis of lush gardens and shimmering fountains provides guests with the ultimate vacation atmosphere. We have 480 spacious guestrooms, 35 luxurious suites, and 19 deluxe private villas with backyard, spa & butler service. Our elegant Palm Springs hotel and spa offers impeccable services and amenities, an award-winning spa and championship golf plus seven inviting pools, tennis courts and marvelous dining options. Camp Hyatt, and its many activities and excursions, is available for our young guests. Children ages 17 and younger stay free in parents’ room and a rollaway or crib is available upon request. Onsite babysitting services are available. We have the “Best Rate” online guarantee. Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa, 44-600 Indian Wells Lane, Indian Wells, California, USA 92210. Phone: 760 341 1000
Email: Reservationschamp@hyatt.com or online. [Read Less]
Families have fun in the sun here! [Read More]
Enjoy a unique experience here in the heart of Santa Cruz. We are a short trip to the beach, shops and restaurants. Our rooms include a microwave, refrigerator, fireplace, spa tub as well as complimentary Wi-Fi. Let all your worries go with a complimentary hot breakfast as well as a sauna, hot tub and fitness center.
Best Western Plus All Suites Inn Santa Cruz, CA
500 Ocean Street. Santa Cruz, California 95060
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Introduce your kids to the green side of family fun with us. [Read More]
Maine: Raymond, Kingsley Pines Family Camp. This program offers a wholesome, friendly atmosphere with a wide range of fun activities and plenty of time to relax on the sandy beach or swim in the crystal clear lake. There are a variety of options for families to be together, and for adults and children to enjoy some time on their own. Supervised activities are provided for children four and older. In addition, organized activities are also available for adults. Of course there is always the option to sit on the beach or read a book on the lodge porch. Delicious meals are served at our lakeside dining area and are all-inclusive. Families stay in private cabins that are located along the lake or nestled among the pines. Cabins are well-maintained and have both screens and electricity. Many cabins have their own private bathrooms. Family Camp is held the last two weeks of August. Don't miss out! Register now. (51 Coughlan Cove Road, Raymond, Maine USA 04071. Toll-free 1-855-799-7788 or www.KingsleyPines.com) [Read Less]
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Choose from a number of uniquely themed Calistoga hotel packages including special Napa Valley wine tasting tours, Calistoga spa packages, hot air balloon rides and more Napa Valley vacation package options.
Euro Spa & Inn - Calistoga, California Hotel (CA)
1202 Pine Street, Calistoga, CA 94515
Phone: 707-942-6829 or www.eurospa.com.
Make summer on the lake happen in our magical place. [Read More]
In addition to our comfy lakeside cabins, we have new luxury lakeside homes built for today's vacationing families including a unique "lock-out" feature allowing small or large groups to vacation under one roof. Plus our family vacation benefits include organized land and water activities for children and adults; an excellent beach and marine area; sand volleyball; playground equipment; newly remodeled lodge; wireless internet, and satellite television. Maplewood State Park is only five miles from East Silent Resort. East Silent Resort 30424 410th Street Dent, MN. Toll-free 1-800-242-6904, (218) 758-2716. [Read Less]
Come stay, come play. The perfect all-inclusive family vacation. [Read More]
Located in Maine's Kennebec Valley, in the Town of China, a little over an hour drive from Portland. Three families own and operate this lovely all-inclusive resort. A variety of different sized cabins can fit all sized families. Rates include three freshly prepared meals daily along with snacks. All activities are included in the price plan. Open for guests during the summer weekly, long-weekends and daily stays are welcome. For more information The Cabins at China Lake. 1270 Lakeview Drive, China, Maine 04358. Phone: (207) 968-2581, off season phone: (978) 464-0162. Email: email@example.com. [Read Less]
Never Ending Family Fun. Summer camp not just for kids anymore. [Read More]
Medomak Camp is a summer haven of lake, woods, and fields that is steeped in fun, tradition and simplicity. At camp, your family has the opportunity to unplug, relax and reconnect with what's important - family, community and the environment. During your New England family vacation, adults and children alike enjoy over two dozen counselor-led traditional camp activities such as archery, sailing, fishing, arts and crafts, tennis, campfires, as well as yoga, gallery visits and Maine cheese & beer tasting. Tuition includes accommodation in one of our comfy cabins with private bath, all family camp facilities, equipment and activities, three healthy meals per day, and use of any of the Alden rowing sculls or 4-person shell, along with a professional rowing coach. Let us prove to you that camp shouldn't just be for kids anymore. Camp Medomak 178 Liberty Road Washington, ME 04574. Toll-free 1-866-MEDOMAK (1-866-633-6625), winter (301) 854-9100, summer (207) 845-6001 (phone and fax) or online. [Read Less]