View Texas family vacation ideas including things to do with kids, travel advice, and family-friendly hotels with vacation packages. Visit Arlington or cruise the river in San Antonio. Visit Palo Duro Canyon and the awesome Panhandle Historical Museum. Hear the story of the Alamo or go stargazing in Big Bend National Park. Sit atop a longhorn at the Fort Worth Stockyards or discover the natives at Fossil Rim in Glen Rose. Tour NASA’s Houston Space Center or ride horseback in the Hill Country. Here's a deal! Houston CityPASS. Checkout San Antonio, Dallas or Houston for more vacation ideas.
Gone are the days when family camping meant a cozy tent, a collection of slightly damp sleeping bags, and a lantern. New age family camping includes extra cool sleeping spots and plenty of unique vacation activities including fun stuff you don't get to do at home.
Play all day and all night during the annual “Summer Nights” series with new shows, plenty of thrills, up-close animal encounters, and a Sea of Surprises during the 50th Celebration.
Perhaps this is the summer to sleep in a yurt or a western-style bunkhouse, share s’mores, play laser tag with your kids and introduce your family to Yogi Bear and friends.
Each year from Memorial Day through Labor Day more than 2000 museums open their doors to support our troops and their family members with free admission, discounts and savings.
Each spring in north Texas it is possible to step back in time to 1533 and spend a day in quirky English village with King Henry VIII and an eclectic assembly of royalty, knights, jesters, musicians, an assortment fairies and an occasional elf.
SeaWorld parks in San Diego, Orlando and San Antonio will feature extra events, interactive activities, surprises, and new shows from now until September 2015.
There are family vacation camps to fit all family types. Some are pure camps which include parents or grandparents along with kids; some are hybrids that are really resorts with great activity programs, but all make it easy to be a kid with the kids.
Urban family vacation adventures can be even better by including a stay at an earth-friendly hotel in the city. In the spirit of Earth Day it may be time to plan your green family vacation in the city.
Imagine a family vacation with action and plenty of fun. Arlington isn’t just about the Texas Rangers and Six Flags although they are part of the fun. The city offers a rich mix of vacation experiences and oodles of possibilities to make memories.
2014 celebrates three decades of Dallas Blooms with the theme "Birds in Paradise." Spring break is an ideal time to share an awesome garden experience with your kids and the birds at the Arboretum.
Well planned family vacations matter more than ever and for those parents or grandparents who know the value of combining family fun with learning, the news is good
With record breaking cold and plenty of snow to be ploughed through, the appeal of an indoor water park is obvious – no snow boots needed for the wave pool, tunnel slides or lazy river.
Need a mini break, something easy and fun to do with your kids? Throughout Texas magical holiday lights and pretend journeys to the North Pole provide families with great ways to make memories.
For eight weekends each year from mid-October until December Texas Renaissance Festival not far from Houston recreates the 16th century in style making it easy for Texans to time travel for a weekend.
By mid-September the Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary’s nature trails will once again be populated with gigantic animatronic dinosaurs providing a fun, educational activity to enjoy together.
Taking a break from the often hectic holiday season means finding fun in small doses and we have assembled our annual mini holiday adventures, Santa trains, and holiday lights for your review.
Some of the best corn mazes and agri-adventures in the country can be found in South Texas. From acres of pumpkins and interactive corn mazes to barrel train rides and corn texting, the harvest festivals in Texas amaze and delight.
From North Texas to the Valley we have a list of terrific possibilities for a quick, easy daytrips and family getaways. All the fun is included.
Investigating the mystery of the dinosaurs and their world is a marvelous way to share time and have fun with your kids and lasting value to your family vacation.
North Texas was once home to dinosaurs so it is one of the best places to enjoy a dinosaur encounter. We are not talking Dinotopia but there is still the possibility for family fun and shared learning.
Sleep in a Caboose. Skip stones, climb boulders and enjoy nature with your kids. [Read More]
Choose to stay in a renovated Santa Fe Railroad Car nestled under the trees. The rail car has space for six guests in its two bunk beds and includes a full kitchen and sitting area. Stays include continental breakfast. Other lodging includes four guest rooms, prairie and farm houses, private bunk, saddle and carriage houses. On the grounds is a small chapel, swimming hole, barnyard and petting area, picnic area, campfire circle and walking paths. Country Woods Inn Glen Rose, Texas 420 Grand Ave, Glen Rose, TX 76043. (254) 396-5248 or online.
Stay at a modern hotel near attractions and landmarks in Decatur. [Read More]
Stay at a modern hotel with free hot breakfast, indoor pool, Wi-Fi, spacious rooms and suites, and a location near attractions and landmarks in Decatur. Hampton Inn and Suites Decatur, 110 South U.S. Highway 287, Decatur, TX 76234. Phone: 940 627 4900 or www.hisdecatur.com. [Read Less]
Our hotel is located near Cowboys Stadium and Ranger's Ballpark. [Read More]
An Arlington hotel with a restaurant, Sporting News Grill, flexible meeting and banquet space, and a location near Cowboys Stadium and Ranger's Ballpark. Holiday Inn Arlington NE - Rangers Ballpark, 1311 Wet N Wild Way, Arlington, TX 76011. Phone: 870 216 0083 or www.hiarlingtontx.com. [Read Less]
Sleeping Nest and Explore Package. Sleep in a treehouse and have an adventure. [Read More]
Spicewood, Texas Cypress Valley Canopy Tours Treetop Sleeping Nest and Explore Package.
The Nest (treehouse) offers families an adventure in the trees with two bedrooms, a lounge for games, and a dining room all nestled above the beautiful creek ravine next to a small waterfall. An outside shower offers guests the ability to rinse off under the stars and a small bridge connects you and your family to a private bathhouse complete with a bath/shower combination. Add the Explore Package which includes four amazing adventures – cave exploration, a canopy zipline tour, a river float and tickets to Enchanted Rock. 1223 S Paleface RR, Spicewood TX, 78669. (512) 264-8880 or online.
Affordable loft boutique lodging. [Read More]
Affordable loft boutique lodging: NYLO hotels offers ultramodern boutique lodging with loft style accommodations and chic facilities for meetings and events near urban areas. NYLO Corporate, 4300 Marsh Ridge Road, Irving, TX 75039. Phone: 972 590 4450 or www.nylohotels.com. [Read Less]
Offering spacious accommodations and a convenient location in the heart of Houston's Energy Corridor. [Read More]
Offering spacious accommodations and a convenient location in the heart of Houston's Energy Corridor, the Wyndham Houston West Energy Corridor hotel exemplifies the best among West Houston hotels. Wyndham Houston West Energy Corridor Hotel, 14703 Park Row, Houston, TX 77079. Phone: 281 558 5580 or www.wyndhamhoustonwest.com. [Read Less]
Welcome to Sheraton Arlington Hotel, where the thoughtful touches can make all the difference to a family on vacation. [Read More]
Welcome to Sheraton Arlington Hotel,
where the thoughtful touches make all the difference. From granite marble tops, plasma TVs, and walk-in marble tile showers, to the celebrated signature Sheraton Sweet Sleeper bed, you'll notice the Sheraton difference in even the smallest details. It's just one of the reasons why Sheraton is where friends, family, and colleagues gather. Sheraton Arlington-Hotel, 1500 Convention Center Drive, Arlington, TX 7601. Phone: 817 261 8200 or www.sheratonarlingtonhotel.com. [Read Less]
Stop over on a road trip and enjoy must-have hotel amenities. [Read More]
Stop over on a road trip and enjoy must-have hotel amenities like free hot breakfast, Wi-Fi, pool, fitness center, meeting space and stylish rooms & suites with refrigerators, microwaves and flat-screen TVs in historic Terrell, TX. Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Terrell, 300 Tanger Drive, Terrell, TX 75160. Phone: 972 563 7888 or www.hiexterrelltx.com. [Read Less]
Stay with us as you explore the attractions around the oldest city in Texas. [Read More]
Take a break from your travels at our Super 8 Nacogdoches hotel near Stephen F. Austin State University. Located on Highway 59, our Nacogdoches hotel is sure to be a comfortable resting point as you explore the attractions around the oldest city in Texas. Super 8 Nacogdoches, 3909 South Street, Nacogdoches, TX 75964. Phone: 936 560 2888 or www.super8.com/hotels/texas/nacogdoches. [Read Less]
Stay with us to see Karen City attractions. [Read More]
Welcome to Super 8 Karnes City hotel in Karnes City, TX 78118. Attractions include Karnes City's Karnes County Country Club Golf Course - 5 miles. Enjoy free breakfast and internet. Book your room and start saving with Wyndham Rewards! Super 8 Karnes City, 210 South SH 123, Karnes City, TX 78118. Phone: 830 780 2140 or www.super8.com/hotels/texas/karnes-city. [Read Less]
Nestled in the heart of Galveston Island's Strand Historic District. [Read More]
The Tremont House, an affordably elegant European-style hotel that begs your discovery. Sparkling like a precious stone amidst Galveston's famous collection of Victorian architecture, The Tremont House offers a delightful blend of 19th century charm, 20th century sophistication, with exemplary service and luxury that have made it a strong favorite among island visitors. The Tremont House Hotel, 2300 Ship's Mechanic Road, Galveston Island, TX 77550. Phone: 409 763 0300 or www.thetremonthouse.com. [Read Less]
We offer the charm and ambiance of yesterday. [Read More]
The hotel offers the charm and ambiance of yesterday, with all of today's modern conveniences. Enjoy wireless Internet access. Hotel Galvez & Spa, 2024 Seawall Blvd, Galveston Island, TX 77550. Phone: 409 765 7721 or www.hotelgalvez.com. [Read Less]
We offer all-inclusive travel packages. [Read More]
We offer several all-inclusive travel packages that have been put together with your needs in mind. Best of all, you'll surround yourself in modern luxury and convenience when you stay at our Lubbock all-suites hotel. From winery tours to fun family weekend getaways, you'll find savings as well as nearly stress-free travel planning when you choose one of our Lubbock travel packages. Residence Inn Lubbock
2551 South Loop 289 Lubbock, Texas 79423
Phone: 806-745-1963 Fax: 806-748-1183
Near Schlitterbahn Waterpark. [Read More]
Surrounded by the scenic landscape of Texas Hill Country our hotel delivers a refreshing mix of high-tech hospitality and friendly Lone Star personality for vacation travelers.
Enjoy a family vacation getaway in our innovative New Braunfels hotel we offer a peaceful, retreat for all your Texas Hill Country adventures.
Fairfield Inn & Suites New Braunfels
1465 N I-H 35, New Braunfels, Texas 78130 USA
Email: FairfieldNB@baywoodhotels.com or online.
Stay with us for the perfect balance between the city's vibrant energy and the resort-like tranquility. [Read More]
Discover the perfect balance between the city's vibrant energy and the resort-like tranquility of Hyatt Regency Austin. Set on the shore of Lady Bird Lake, our ideally located AAA Four Diamond hotel lets you experience the best of our eclectic city famous for live music, rock-star dining and innovative ideas all while enjoying the authentic hospitality that makes our hotel a Hyatt. Hyatt Regency Austin, 208 Barton Springs, Austin, TX 78704. Phone: 512 477 1234 or austin.hyatt.com. [Read Less]
One stop for golf, spa, teen spa and family fun. Check out our family stay more play more program. [Read More]
Great restaurants, luxuriously-appointed guest rooms and unparalleled service await families. Vacation benefits include: four-acre water playground with a lazy river, health club, jogging/nature & bicycling trails, Hill Country Golf Club, featuring 27-holes of Arthur Hills designed golf and the Windflower - a Hill Country Spa, with 21-treatment rooms. Bonus points: Rowdy's Camp Hyatt provides Texas-style fun for children ages 3-12. Trained to entertain, camp counselors supervise crafts and fun activities. Imagine searching for real Indian arrowheads or playing a game of wet and wild sponge tag. For teens there is the popular SPAhhhT Teen Spa (pronounced spot) and the underground teen club now open. Regency Hill Country, 9800 Hyatt Resort Drive, San Antonio, Texas, USA. Hyatt Regency Hill Country, 9800 Hyatt Resort Drive, San Antonio, TX. [Read Less]
Enjoy luxury accommodation and great amenities at our Austin, TX hotel, perfect for a fun getaway. [Read More]
Enjoy luxury accommodation, leisure, recreation and great amenities at our Austin, TX hotel, perfect for businesses, weddings, or just a fun getaway. Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort & Spa, 575 Hyatt Lost Pines Road, Lost Pines, TX 78612. Phone: 512 308 1234 or lostpines.hyatt.com. [Read Less]
A great place for home base to see all the sights Austin has to offer. [Read More]
Our guest rooms feature Austin’s stylish new design plush bed packages, complimentary wired and wireless internet, and the SuperStart breakfast featuring full hot breakfast buffet and services that help you be more productive and comfortable. Super 8 Austin Airport North, 5606 E 51st Street, Austin, TX 78723.Phone: 512 926 5100 or www.longhornhotels.com. [Read Less]
Offering well-appointed accommodations near Texas A & M University. [Read More]
With comfortable amenities in a convenient location, University Inn College Station offers well-appointed accommodations near Texas A & M University. Enjoy some easy pampering on the periphery of the college town, and take advantage of our central location close to multiple major attractions. Whether you are traveling for business or pleasure, prepare for your best stay with the spirit of Aggieland. 2300 South Texas Avenue, Bryan, TX 77802. Phone: 979 703 7989 or online www.universityinncollegestation.com/ [Read Less]
Discover NYLO Dallas South Side. [Read More]
Discover NYLO Dallas South Side, a boutique downtown Dallas hotel offering a full service restaurant and bar, rooftop pool, meeting space, wedding services, ultramodern decor and easy access to things to do in Dallas. NYLO Dallas South Side, 1325 South Lamar Street, Dallas, TX 75215. Phone: 214 421 1080. Online:www.nylohotels.com/dallassouthside. [Read Less]