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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!
Amid Cambria's natural beauty, there's plenty for kids and parents to enjoy together at the Cambria Pines Lodge. See two ton elephant seals near the beach; lounge at their spectacular swimming pool, play some volleyball, or stroll through the fantastic gardens and fountains. Bring your pet - they can even enjoy outdoor dining with you!
Bring together the family at Reverse Creek Lodge and enjoy a vacation unlike any other! Here, you'll find plenty of beautiful natural surroundings to explore. Fish at four nearby lakes, go out in a hike or walk, or enjoy the views from your cabin! Or, go on a day trip to Yosemite National Park, Bodie State Historical Park, Devil’s Postpile...
If you want room for the entire family, a three- or four-bedroom unit with three bathrooms and lake views might just be the perfect option! Chinquapin's beautiful lakefront setting is sure to be the perfect place to reconnect with the whole family. Whether you spend time swinging a racket at the tennis court, hiking through the surrounding trails,...
This spectacular Lake Tahoe resort was made with families in mind. With a plethora of kid-centric activities nearby and onsite – from horseback riding and skiing to a summer kid's camp and fishing – you can't go wrong with a California family vacation at Aston Lakeland Village! There's something for everyone in Lake Tahoe, no matter the season!...
Family fun is all around when you stay at Bay Club Hotel & Marina! Splash in the pool or visit nearby LEGOLAND and California or Sea World. Stay around the hotel and spend a day in the outdoor swimming pool! Or, head down to the beach for a day full of sandy fun. If you need help planning your daily events, the hotel concierge is always...
Families will find endless possibilities for fun and entertainment at The Westin Mission Hills Resort & Spa! They offer an incredible array of exciting activities to keep the whole family busy. The Westin Kids Club is perfect for the kids while Mom and Dad play golf or relax at the spa.
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...
This secluded California getaway boasts incredible activities that will make each vacation more memorable than the last. Meadowood has a children's program on weekdays during the summer. Enjoy tennis and croquet onsite and hiking and biking offsite. Spacious suites and lodges are a perfect way to relax after an active day.
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,...
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!
You've never had a family vacation quite like this! At Lake Oroville Marina you can experience an unforgettable getaway right on the water. Stay in one of the resort's luxurious houseboats that offer slides, hot tubs and much more. When you're not relaxing together indoors, then enjoy all that Lake Oroville has to offer! Let the kids cast their...
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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