Vacation spots: Alaska, Oregon, Washington.
Miles of beaches, acres of forests, mountain meadows, and awesome fjords. Find urban family adventures in Portland, Seattle, and Anchorage. Places to see with kids. Denali National Park, Kenai Fjords National Park, the Olympic Peninsula, Mount Hood, Mount St. Helen, Crater Lake, and Yosemite. Things to do with kids. yurt camping, canoeing, kayaking, hiking, biking, horseback riding, wrangling, whitewater rafting, surfing, swimming, beach combing, fishing, whale watching, ranch stays, pow-wows, skiing, snow boarding, snowmobiling, living history, art museums, Shakespeare theatre under the stars, music festivals, spas, shopping, baseball, rodeos.
Whatever your family’s passion, we have spring break vacation ideas to fit the quest. Consider biking along the coast and investigating tide pools or go fossil hunting in Eastern Oregon. Create your own urban family adventure in Seattle or camp out in a yurt.
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.
From Thanksgiving through the end of the year Seattle is popping with positive energy, festive events and awesome ways to have fun with kids.
Pacific Science Center is the temporary home of Egypt’s boy king – Tutankhamun providing memory making holiday fun for families.
Great news for anyone planning an urban family winter adventure CityPASS offers more for less.
It is always the season to ride the rails with kids. Featured below you will find our favorite train excursions for families from Washington to Oregon it’s all about doing the fun stuff with your kids.
This city displays an amazing amount of creative energy and makes vacationing with kids a delight. Beginning with Pike Place Market offering plenty of lively entertainment, the city makes for a lively urban family adventure. We have a list to make planning the fun easier.
Pacific Science Center, located under the arches near the Space Needle in Seattle, features five buildings of hands-on science exhibits, two IMAX® theaters (one with IMAX® 3D technology), laser light shows and a planetarium.
From Oregon to Washington day trips to corn mazes, pumpkin patches, harvest festivals, and story telling events make weekend time more fun for families.
Consider an all-inclusive, small group family tour to one of America's national parks. It's a way to save time on planning and logistics and maximize sightseeing opportunities with your kids.
Staying connected isn't as easy as it used to be. As the geographic distances grow between family members the need to schedule time to get together to have becomes a bigger deal than three decades ago.
Family vacation camp is similar to summer camps for kids but for the whole family gets in on the fun. The lodgings are basic, meals and many activities are included and the experience is easy on the family vacation budget.
Ever been a tad jealous when reading about the fun planned for you kids at summer sleepover camp? You are not alone. The good news is there are family camps to fit all family types and some of the best are in the west.
Imagine taking a family adventure vacation created by families for families, one that makes it easy to get away, have fun, create memories.
Surrounded by natural beauty, Seattle offers a unique menu of activities including arts and music as well as science, history and just pure fun.
Making a snowman that also looks like a cowboy is a daunting task but at Sunriver, the land of Kit Carson and pioneer legends, the idea makes perfect sense.
What a difference the right clothing makes. Whether skiing, snowboarding, skating, hiking, snowshoeing, sledding or just making snow angels, staying dry means staying warm. Winter feels good, try it!
From making snow angels (my personal favorite) to snow forts, snow hikes, and snowman making, fun is waiting and there are memories to be shared and family traditions established.
Winter Trails offers children and adults who are new to snow sports a chance to try snowshoeing and/or cross-country skiing FREE at venues throughout North America.
Within the park my favorite secret spot is set on a reclusive, rocky island beach overlooking the waters of Haro Strait.
We have the formula for family vacation fun. Fun in the land of the midnight sun. [Read More]
Our guided family adventures are tailored to appeal to families with children ages seven and older. We've been planning and guiding family holidays for more than 20 years. We promise no two adventure vacations will be identical but each will be rewarding, memorable, and fun. Austin-Lehman Adventures toll-free 1-800-575-1540, (406) 655-4591 or online.
Luxury, Comforts, and Convenience. [Read More]
The perfect downtown vacation base., We have 76 exquisite guestrooms and suites, of which, no two are alike. They’re the perfect mix of something old with lots of new. Enjoy premium Egyptian cotton linens, Italian marble bathrooms, complementary high-speed wireless Internet. Plus extras including in-room dining service, complimentary car service (downtown) and a 24-hour business center, refreshing lemon water, fresh brewed coffee, direct TV, and complimentary daily newspaper. Sorrento Hotel, 900 Madison Street, Seattle, WA 98104. (206) 622-6400 or online. [Read Less]
Enjoy with family our Whatever/Whenever® Service. [Read More]
Hip and contemporary with the right amount of edge making every moment the best.
Located in the heart of Seattle’ cultural district our smart stylish guestrooms and sublime suites make the perfect family vacation base from which to enjoy the city. Here’s a deal. The Starwood Preferred Guest® program offers a vacation savings. Book online or call toll-free 1-877-822-0000 and mention rate plan SPG35B. W Hotel 1112 Fourth Avenue Seattle, WA 98101. (206) 264-6000 or online at www.wseattle.com.
Discover the Dynamic City of Eugene with the Family! [Read More]
Located in the heart of Eugene, Oregen, we are nestled in the Willamette Valley. We are just minutes away from Downtown, Lane County Fairgrounds, Matthew Knight Stadium and Valley River Mall. Escape to beautiful Pacific Coast beaches less than half an hour away.
Americas Best Value Inn
1140 W. 6th Avenue, Eugene Oregon 97402
Email: email@example.com or online.
Explore scenic Washington State with the whole Family! [Read More]
No matter what type of family vacation you are planning, the Best Western Kent has all the amenities and packages to make your getaway stress free and unforgettable! Choose from a variety of our packages such as the Wild Waves Theme Park, Seattle Attractions Tours or Golf Packages.
Best Western Plus Plaza by the Green
24415 Russell Road Kent Washington 98032
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or online.
Located close to downtown and near the Columbia River Gorge, the Lewis and Clark Trail. [Read More]
Stay in any one of our spacious guestrooms and suites to experience a world of pleasing comforts. We off 168 inviting guestrooms and suites. All outfitted with high-speed Internet access, satellite television, complimentary local calls, and more, our Portland, Oregon hotel lodging is designed to suit all of your needs.
Holiday Inn Portland - Gresham Hotel
2752 Northeast Hogan Drive, Gresham, OR 97030
Email: email@example.com or www.portlandhi.com/
Stay with us, take the kids to Cat Tales Zoological Park. [Read More]
We are surrounded by breathtaking natural splendor, yet close to everything. Spokane is nestled between the Rocky Mountains to the north and east and the Cascade Mountains to the west. Near Nature. Near Perfect. The Wingate by Wyndham Spokane Airport hotel offers a prime location for experiencing outdoor fun, shopping, theme parks, dining and sightseeing, yet conveniently close to the airport.
Wingate by Wyndham Spokane Airport
2726 S. Flint Road, Spokane, WA 99224
Phone: 509-838-3226 or www.spokanewingate.com/
Enjoy our Eco-friendly hotel in downtown Seattle. [Read More]
The Hyatt at Olive 8 is a luxury lifestyle eco-friendly hotel in downtown Seattle. Relax in beautiful accommodations with views of the city. Eco-friendly dining and the acclaimed Elaia spa create a warm resort atmosphere in a vibrant downtown city setting. We nourish the Pacific Northwest spirit with vivid space combined with environmental function to create a new definition of green luxury amongst Seattle hotels.
Hyatt at Olive 8
1635 8th Avenue,
Seattle, Washington, USA 98101
Tel: 1 206 695 1234 or online
American Girl Package.
Share great memories with your daughter at Grand Hyatt Seattle. [Read More]
Let your daughter indulge in the magic of childhood with our American Girl Seattle Package at the Grand Hyatt Seattle, your little girl and her favorite doll will enjoy a delightful stay. We will include a special gift of an American Girl doll-sized travel bed, milk and cookies for both, an introduction letter and luxurious accommodations. We will also help you make the most of your visit to the Lynnwood store to pick up some new accessories for your favorite little girl using your $25 American Girl gift card. Perfect as a birthday or holiday gift. Located in the heart of Seattle’s thriving retail and theater district, adjacent to the Washington State Convention Center, the Grand Hyatt Seattle is steps from Pike’s Place Market, Seattle Waterfront and the Space Needle. See our Hyatt Destinations Seattle city guide for insider information on culture, restaurants, shopping, and events all minutes from our grand hotel. Grand Hyatt Seattle
721 Pine Street,
Seattle, Washington, USA 98101
Tel: +1 206 774 1234 or online. [Read Less]
Discover the San Juan Islands with your family. [Read More]
Book one of our Vacation Packages.
From whale watching to weddings, from romantic getaways to family vacations, we offer you the most unique vacation packages on San Juan Island. Explore the San Juans in a sea kayak, cast your fishing lines from a charter boat, or have a walk on the wild side adventure. Whatever your passion, we've designed these San Juan Island packages with lots of island fun and flavor.
Please contact the hotel directly for prices and availability. 1–800–354-1812
Best Western Plus Friday Harbor Suites, WA
680 Spring Street, Friday Harbor, Washington 98250
Reservations: 800-752-5752 Telephone: 360-378-3031
Alaska Family Adventure Package - Experience Alaska with your kids. [Read More]
Our Puffin Inn Alaska Family Adventure package is the perfect introduction to Alaska. It includes: overnight accommodations in deluxe section room, brochure of “Things to do in Anchorage in 4 hours or less”, information on family-friendly activities in Anchorage, walking tour map of Anchorage, “How to speak Alaskan” phrase book, Puffin Inn sport pack with Puffin Inn sport water bottle and assorted snacks, plus complimentary breakfast. The Alaska Family Adventure package is an additional fee per person added to the room rate. Call us for details. Puffin Inn Anchorage Alaska 4400 Spenard Road, Anchorage, Alaska 99517. Toll-free 1-800-478-3346, (907) 243-4044 or online. [Read Less]
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]
Stay with us visit Crater Lake. An unbelievable experience awaits. [Read More]
We offer affordable luxury lodging in the heart of southern Oregon. Located within easy reach of the area's most beautiful destinations, Crater Lake, the Umpqua River, and the wine country region of the Umpqua Valley. Take advantage of all our complimentary perks, from hot breakfast to Wi-Fi internet access, as well as a 24 hour shuttle service to and from the nearby casino, courtesy of Seven Feathers Casino Resort.
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Canyonville Hotel,
200 Creekside Dr, Canyonville, Oregon 97417
Phone: 541-839-4200 or www.canyonvillehotel.com
Located in downtown Bellevue only 15 minutes from Seattle. A perfect family location. [Read More]
The Westin Bellevue, located in downtown Bellevue, Washington and only 15 minutes from Seattle, is delighted to offer complimentary self-parking (a $25 per night value) on Friday and Saturday evenings in 2012. As an integral part of Bellevue's newest community, The Bellevue Collection, our convenient location places you steps from sophisticated shopping and dining. Rejuvenate during your stay with us at Truce Spa
Westin Bellevue, 600 Bellevue Way NE • Bellevue, WA 98004 · United States • Phone: 425-638-1000 [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]