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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!
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...
Carmel and the Monterey Peninsula is a magical place for families. VIsiting Cannery Row, the Monterey Bay Aquarium or Big Sur will bring the family closer together while enjoying some of the most beautiful places in the nation. Everybody in the family will find something to love at Carmel Lodge!
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,...
Swimming, tennis, golf, ping pong, walking, biking, exercising, dining, shopping, laughing, and playing, whatever you want!. When it comes to the finding the idyllic getaway for the entire family – pets included – there is no better choice than La Quinta Resort and Club. The 45 acres of resort grounds are designed for families to escape and...
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...
Your family will thank you for planning a fun-filled vacation at the Glorietta Bay Inn! Pack up your entire crew, as well as some beach towels and umbrellas, and head to one of the world's finest sand beaches located just a block away! There are over a dozen municipal tennis courts at your disposal, or rent a boat from Glorietta Bay Marina and...
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...
Hotel Healdsburg offers your family a relaxing getaway in the heart of Sonoma Wine Country. Here, you can simply enjoy your time together as you soak at the pool, dine at Charlie Palmer's, or head out nearby to visit the vineyards, shops, and more! Check out the Charles M. Schulz Museum to learn more about the creator of the lovable Peanuts comic...
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!
Enjoy a four-season vacation spot at Tahoe Tavern. Visit during the winter months and enjoy a skiing or snowboarding getaway for the entire family. Come during the summer and enjoy swimming along the west shore of Lake Tahoe, or just take a dip in the pool. Tennis courts and a sandy beach provide two additional locations for plenty of family...
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.
California Travel Articles
The Sierra Nevada Mountain’s vast wilderness emerges against the sun-painted skies, dotted by alpine lakes and wildlife amidst endless groves of pine trees. This is June Lake, California. Your... more
A lot of resorts claim to be family friendly. In fact, most of them do. However, how many of these self-proclaimed family fun centers actually deliver activities for all ages? Not many. After all,... more
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The Pacific Ocean waves gently lap against the sugar-white shoreline. Rolling vineyards dot the horizon. The sun tickles the nape of your neck. This is California, one of the best places in the... more
Roaming Pacific Ocean waves, sun-kissed beaches, and a vibrant nightlife welcome you to San Diego. This year-round oceanfront oasis features an average of 210 days over 70 degrees Fahrenheit per year,... more