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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!
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!...
Let The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel inspire the ultimate family beach vacation! Let their beach butler carry your seaside gear and plan the day while you connect with your kids. Build sandcastles out on the shore, explore the waters on a surfing adventure, or just take it easy by the pool. The Ritz Kids Club offers fun activities for the youngsters...
Bring the whole family together and reconnect on the shores of Shasta Lake! Tsasdi Resort strives to create a safe environment for your children with 20 private acres where they can play volleyball, basketball or swim in the pool. From snowboarding to fishing and even some water skiing, there's sure to be an activity to please everyone!
Families will love the quiet, natural environment of Solage Calistoga. Their luxury accommodations offer all the space and comfort you and your family need during your Napa Valley vacation. Plus, their convenient location near plenty of Calistoga activities makes it the ideal destination. Go on a tour of the nearby wineries, shop and dine in...
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!
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!
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...
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.
Spend quality time with your family on a refreshing lake vacation! Pleasure Cove Marina rests on the shores of beautiful Lake Berryessa and offers you a great setting for outdoor fun and relaxation. Whether you spend your time lounging on your houseboat or reconnecting with each other through fishing and boating trips, you're sure to have an...
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