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Family - Resorts and Lodges in California
California is an adventureland for all ages! Meet Mickey Mouse at Disneyland, explore Yosemite National Park, visit the famous San Diego Zoo, or observe the playful marine life at SeaWorld San Diego. Build on the family fun at LEGOLAND, admire underwater critters at the Monterey Bay Aquarium, get behind the scenes at Universal Studios Hollywood, or drive amongst giraffes and nearly 200 other animals at Safari West in the heart of Sonoma Wine Country. For some aquatic activities, go snorkeling in the vibrant Pacific Ocean or head to Lake Tahoe for a wealth of water-fueled fun. The family fun never ends!
Smoke Tree Ranch features activities and accommodations with both kids and adults in mind, an ideal locale for your Palm Springs family excursion. With all meals included, an onsite pool and hot tub as well as kids activities at Kamp Kawea in the summer, you're sure to have a great time reconnecting with your loved ones here. Their cozy...
With Redwood Coast Vacation Rentals it's easy to spend a vacation with your family. Their selection of luxurious vacation homes and charming cottages let you search and choose the accommodation just right for you and your loved ones. You'll love being just minutes away from beautiful Redwood National Park, where you can enjoy a hiking trip...
Your family can indulge in many activities during your stay at The Carneros Inn. Make a splash at the pool, grab a snack from the snack shack, or simply lounge under the sun while the kids play. The resort offers a complimentary bike service, two bocce ball courts, croquet and much more!
As the former home of Marineland - the world's largest oceanarium - Terranea Resort offers an inviting aura of luxury and family-friendly recreation. Family snorkeling, biking and sightseeing excursions are easily arranged. The resort's nine-hole, par 3 golf course is perfect for all ages!
Timber Cove Inn is the perfect Sonoma Coast destination for your next getaway! This luxurious California resort offers spacious accommodations that can comfortably host your whole family plus a variety of activities onsite and nearby so you never have a dull moment. Reconnect with your loved ones as you kayak at the Russian River, visit Fort Ross,...
Located on 75,000 acres of national park service lands, Cavallo Point offers fun in every direction for the whole family. Onsite are hiking, biking and the popular Discovery Museum. Nearby options include Alcatraz, Academy of Sciences, Disney Museum, Muir Woods, the Exploratorium and more. Kids are welcome – friendly dogs, too!
Seasons 4's quiet neighborhood is made just for families. Here you can choose from a huge variety of outdoor activities among stunning mountains and lakes, or stay at home for family fun in the game room or the seasonal heated swimming pool. Spacious condos offer two levels of room to stretch out!
Treat your family to a one-of-a-kind experience when you stay at the Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego. Explore the city and great local attractions like Seaport Village and Petco Park. There are also plenty of great onsite attractions and activities including an outdoor swimming pool, hot tub and an elegant outdoor fire pit, perfect for S'Mores...
The family fun never ends at this ranch! The children's program affords the kids with the opportunity to horseback ride, go on nature hikes, and participate in arts and crafts. The family can reconvene on a hay ride and at the weekly barbeque. Adults can visit with other guests at the evening patio party and then stargaze in the hot tub!
Everyone will enjoy the fun outdoor activities surrounding you at the Best Western Seacliff Inn. Take a walk to the beach and enjoy a day of swimming and fun in the sand. Learn more about the area at the Monterey Bay Marine Sanctuary. Visit one of the nearby state parks, or just relax back at the hotel in the outdoor heated swimming pool.
Seeking a family getaway on the lake? Experience the quintessential lake retreat at the Lake Don Pedro Marina by renting a spacious, luxury houseboat. Several options come fully-equipped with a kitchen, sundeck, grill, satellite television, and much more to evoke your "home away from home" on the water.
Offering the quintessential family lakes retreat, Trinity Lake Resorts & Marinas sports a range of accommodations ranging from houseboats to spacious cabins. The cabins feature fully-equipped kitchens, dining areas, and private decks with grills, and are all within walking distance to everything you would need from the resort. Various boat and...
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