Spring break will be here before you know it, and we’ve got the perfect family vacation packages for you! From resorts in Hawaii to Mexico to all-inclusive resorts in the Caribbean, you’ll find family together time, beaches for miles and memories that will last well past your return home. Pick from our top family holiday packages perfect for spring break packages in 2020.
Panama Jack Resorts - Cancun, Mexico
We’ll go ahead and say it—you can’t go wrong planning a family vacation to Cancun. The travel time from anywhere in the U.S. is reasonable, even with young kids in tow, the beaches are pristine, the weather is a dream, and it offers activities whether you like to dig your toes in the sand or explore morning, noon and night. This spring break, Panama Jack Resorts Cancun is offering a $129/person per night rate through the month of April.
What to do: Panama Jack Resorts Cancun has two outdoor swimming pools, a stunning beach with water so clear you’ll think you’re in a bathtub, Camp Jack with supervised activities for ages 4-12, waterpark with slides and splash zones, an ocean-view mini golf and water park, live entertainment, movie nights and #Hashtag teen zone with video games and activities for ages 12-17. They also offer after-hours babysitting so you can schedule a kid-free date night. Read our full review here.
The Curtis - Denver, CO
Hotel stays just got a lot happier at The Curtis, downtown Denver’s retro-chic hotel. The property just announced its exciting ‘Choose Your Happy’ package, inviting guests to celebrate the holiday by choosing what makes them the most happy: furry friends, fitness or booze! Guests who select this package can choose to bring their furry friend for no additional cost, nab a fitness package or select the beer option that includes a six-pack sample and a brewery tour. Book for dates in March and April. Kids will love the themed rooms, especially the video game room and the superhero suite!
The Tides Inn - Irvington, VA
A restorative Virginia retreat begins at this timeless resort, complete with waterfront views and boating excursions for the entire family to enjoy. Their Grandcation Package caters to all ages with suites that come with a children's welcome amenity, $100 dining credit at Fish Hawk Oyster Bar and a complimentary 90-minute sunset electric Duffy boat cruise.
What to do: The resort's new electric Duffy Boat 90-minute scenic cruises launch from the Inn’s private boat slip and sail across Carter’s Creek taking in the beautiful coastal architecture, unique wildlife, intriguing town history, and of course, a stunning sunset on the water. Guests can cruise with one of the Inn’s seasoned captains to learn about the Inn’s history and charming anecdotes from the region. Alternatively, those in search of independent exploration can be named “captain for a day,” renting a Duffy Boat to navigate the Creek’s waters on their own.
Red Reflet Ranch - Ten Sleep, WY
Red Reflet Ranch, the 25,000+ acre working ranch and luxury resort located in Ten Sleep, Wyoming, is offering 33% off its rates through April 4. Rates include all activities, meals, lessons, guided hikes, horseback riding, use of ATVs, dirt bikes, mountain bikes and all beverages (beers, over 100 wines and spirits). Guests stay in private luxury chalets.
What to do: Guests are encouraged to experience as much of the ranch as possible by horseback. They'll be matched to a horse that meets their experience and riding ambition, and all the tack and necessary equipment will be provided. Lessons for roping, barrel racing, or just improving your recreational riding are always available and included in the rates.
When there is cattle work to be done, guests are welcome to “cowboy” the herd by riding with the wranglers and moving them as needed. From cattle drives to branding, opportunities to experience the true western lifestyle abound at Red Reflet Ranch. Spring branding, checking newborns, giving inoculations, and sorting and pairing are a few of the daily activities.
Adventures on the Gorge - Lansing, WV
Adventures on the Gorge offers half-off lodging between now and April 30. This adventure resort in Southern West Virginia’s New River Gorge features a variety of accommodations, from four-bedroom deluxe cabins with kitchens and hot tubs to hotel-style suites.
What to do: The resort offers two aerial adventures on the resort grounds that are available during spring break, including the TreeTops Canopy Tour and the Timber Trek Adventure Park. The destination is also a big foodie hit, with acclaimed restaurants like Pies and Pints and the Secret Sandwich Society just minutes from Adventures on the Gorge.
Hyatt Ziva - Capa Cana, Dominican Republic
This new all-inclusive resort has something for everyone. There are 375 suites (including a swim-up junior suite) that are perfect for families. Explore 40 acres of oceanfront, hang out at the water park or in the lazy river, take a cooking class, enjoy family-friendly presentations at the outdoor amphitheater and dine at any of the 12 restaurants. Kids will love the KidZ Club, with the Spider Zone or learning how to DJ in the Teen Club.
Book now and save with the Escape Winter Sale. Offer valid for bookings made now through February 5, 2020, for stays from now through December 20, 2020. A three-night minimum stay is required, reservations subject to availability.
Little River Inn - Mendocino, CA
Located just 3.5 hours north of San Francisco, the Little River Inn on the wild and windswept coast of Mendocino truly feels a world away. Run by the 5th generation of the same family, this full-service resort overlooking the dramatic Pacific Ocean has rolling lawns for kids to romp on and gorgeous gardens for parents to stroll. There are 65 rooms from the affordable to the quite luxurious, and the Inn’s award-winning restaurant has options for the whole crew. Families will love the Stargazing Family Fun package, which includes two nights lodging, Little River Inn travel blanket, stargazing kit, hot chocolate and more.
What to do: Everything families need for an amazing vacation is right there at the Inn—regulation tennis courts, an Audubon-certified golf course and a salon and spa. Nearby activities include tours of the Pennyroyal Dairy with their gentle goats and tastings of handcrafted wines and cheeses; kayaking and canoeing; tide pooling; rides on the heritage Skunk Train; and gorgeous State Parks and beaches to visit. Read our full guide to Mendocino here.
Courtyard by Marriott Aruba Resort - Aruba
The recently opened Courtyard by Marriott Aruba Resort offers families a great place to stay for spring break. With 148 guest rooms around tropical gardens and pools, the resort is located in the heart of Palm Beach, boasts two saltwater pools and is just a few steps away from the white sand beaches and crystal-clear water of the Caribbean Sea. Through April 30 guests who stay four nights get the fifth night free and a breakfast buffet included for two people. The package also offers a 20% discount on food and beverage throughout the stay and a Hilton Aruba beach palapa for four days.
What to do: Kids will love the “Kid’s Cave” available for children 4-12 years old. There are packages for both half days ($30 per child) and full days ($60 per child) and it includes fun activities, meals and snacks and more.
The Blackstone Hotel - Chicago, IL
For a fun and educational getaway, families can stay at the historic Blackstone Hotel located on Michigan Avenue’s Cultural Mile. The hotel positions guests just steps away from major cultural attractions such as The Art Institute of Chicago and Field Museum, and it has a rich history of its own. The Blackstone, nicknamed the “Hotel of Presidents” has played host to 12 U.S. presidents, as well as a number of Hollywood stars and notorious guests such as Al Capone. To make the most of their stay, guests can book the hotel’s Heart Our Art Package, including an upgraded lake-view room, two tickets to the Art Institute, in-room canvas paint set and more.
What to do: This massive list of 100 things to do with kids in Chicago will definitely keep you busy for the extent of your stay.
The Broadmoor - Colorado Springs, CO
Escape the noise and the crowds at The Broadmoor resort in Colorado Springs. The luxury, century-old property offers the Spring Break Getaway package from March 13-May 10, with rates starting at $269/night (kids eat free).
What to do: The Broadmoor’s outstanding location at the base of the Rocky Mountains in Colorado Springs, spectacular weather and plethora of activities makes it the perfect springtime destination to get outside/get kids off their screens. Throw a tomahawk and shoot an air rifle during the Wild West Experience, book a family tee time on two championship golf courses or a spa afternoon, play tennis/pickleball, learn to fly fish, take a falconry lesson with a master falconer, enjoy a movie in the resort's own theater, or zip-line through Cheyenne Canyon and rappel into Seven Falls. Shopping at one of 23 boutiques and dining at one of 20 restaurants, cafes, and lounges, makes spring break a stress-free experience.
Holiday Inn Resort Jekyll Island - Jekyll Island, GA
Holiday Inn Resort Jekyll Island’s Sea Turtle Package is an ideal getaway for families during spring break. The package includes overnight accommodations, resort charges, two tickets to the newly renovated Georgia Sea Turtle Center, two tickets for bike rentals daily breakfast and a “turtle-safe” flashlight for guests to take on nighttime turtle walks. Rates for the package start at $179 per night.
What to do: Visitors to Jekyll Island will appreciate the uncrowded beaches and opportunities for quality family time. Holiday Inn Resort boasts unmatched views of the Atlantic Ocean and more than a quarter-mile of pristine beachfront. With numerous on-site amenities, from a high-energy swimming pool, whirlpool and kiddie pool, to an outdoor fire pit, Kid’s Club and playground, guests may enjoy a stress-free vacation without having to leave the comfort of the property.
Plunge Beach Resort - Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL
Plunge Beach Resort's "Plunge into Fort Lauderdale" package allows families and visitors to enjoy some of Fort Lauderdale's exciting adventures. Offering 1- and 2-bedroom beach bungalows complete with kitchenettes and a full size refrigerator, Plunge Beach Resort is perfect for families seeking spring break destinations.
What to do: It's all about the sun! The hotel offers beach chairs and towels, two pools, a sand volleyball court and other beach-friendly games and complimentary beach cruisers for exploring Lauderdale-by-the-Sea.Online: plungebeachhotel.com
Chelsea Hotel - Toronto, Canada
We love the Chelsea Hotel as an option for families, as the hotel is in the perfect downtown location for exploring this amazing Canadian city. You can walk or take a taxi to museums, an aquarium and the super-fun CN Tower, along with loads of dining options. The hotel has two-bedroom suites that are perfect for visiting families, as they come with a full kitchen. Kids won't want to leave the indoor pool and its amazing corkscrew water slide that's right next to the kids club (with resident bunnies)! Read all about our recent visit and what to do in Toronto here.
For spring break, you can book the Winter Wanderer package (through March 31, 2020) with rates starting at $144/night. Add on an in-room pizza delivery or an all-you-can-eat breakfast to make it an easy vacation for everyone.
Omni Dallas - Dallas TX
Plan your escape to the Lone Star State this spring. Omni Dallas will be offering a 20% discount for spring break all through the month of March. With the money saved, guests can experience over eight dining destinations on the property, sweeping views of the Dallas skyline, heated infinity pool, and rejuvenate your skin after the harsh winter months at Mokara Spa with facial and massage seasonal specials.
What to do: This North Texas metropolis is evolving into a fantastic kid-friendly spot filled with world-class museums, fantastic parks and Tex-Mex cuisine that can’t be beat. Check out our guide to the biggest and best ways the family can enjoy Big D.
Grand Isle Resort & Spa - Bahamas
Grand Isle Resort & Spa’s Give the Gift of Travel package offers a perfect deal for families looking to save on a tropical escape just in time for Spring Break. This package provides guests 20% off the best available rate in one of their one-to four-bedroom villas and is available to book now, which allows families to plan this high-season holiday vacation well in advance.
What to do: Families have the opportunity to explore Exuma’s 365 Cays, which offer incredible experiences from swimming with the famous pigs, feeding iguanas, swimming with sharks, eating lunch at Chat ‘n Chill while swimming with stingrays, snorkeling along the many reefs, exploring Georgetown and much more. Get the full scoop here.
The Wilson Hotel - Big Sky, MT
The Wilson Hotel, a new Residence Inn by Marriott in Big Sky, Montana, is offering a discount on advance bookings for stays through May 30, 2020. With winter season at Big Sky Resort running until April 19, 2020, take advantage of the discount for a spring ski trip. Book at least seven days in advance and receive up to 15% off, or up to 20% off for Marriott Bonvoy members. Rates from $169/night.
What to do: The Wilson Hotel is located in Big Sky’s Town Center and offers skier-friendly amenities such as a free shuttle to the lifts and ski tuning room and storage. The 129-suite hotel also features a heated pool, hot tub, outdoor BBQ/picnic area with fire pits, fitness center, bar and lounge (opening in February 2020), game room, and complimentary breakfast and WiFi. About an hour away, Yellowstone National Park’s west entrance also serves as a gateway for snowmobile or snowcoach tours.Online: marriott.com
Four Seasons Oahu - Oahu, HI
Spring breakers looking for a little extra family time on Oahu can take advantage of Four Seasons Resort Oahu’s fourth-night-free package. With every three consecutive paid nights, guests will receive a complimentary fourth night in addition to a $100 daily resort credit when staying in select suites. Rates start at $478.
What to do: Use that precious time to build sandcastles on the white-sand beaches, watch the kiddos learn how to hula dance, splash around in the Family Pool, or even treat the little ones to a kid-friendly spa treatment.
Rosewood Inn of the Anasazi - Santa Fe, NM
Located in the heart of downtown Santa Fe, Rosewood Inn of the Anasazi is the perfect spring break getaway in the cultural capital of the Southwest. Between March 1 and April 15 families can take advantage of Rosewood Inn of the Anasazi’s Kids Spring Break package. The package includes a special daily room rate with a unique in-room amenity and children will receive a complimentary entrée with the purchase of an adult entrée at the celebrated Anasazi Restaurant.
What to do: Santa Fe has plenty to offer including the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Museum of Indian Arts and Culture and the famous Santa Fe Opera. Only a short drive away are rich heritage hotspots including Canyon Road, Taos and Bandelier National Park. Bonus: from March 1-April 15 the entire city of Santa Fe is taking part in the Kids Free Spring Break program with outdoor adventures, art and cultural activities for the entire family!
The Resort at Paws Up - Greenough, MT
As the snow begins to melt, flowers bloom, the sun lasts a little longer and everything becomes muddy. The 37,000-acre ranch turns into a playground fit for ATV rides, mountain biking and whitewater rafting. Guests can enjoy the outdoors with a Montana landscape of mountains, pastures and wooded trails. Spring break packages are available March 12-18 and April 6-19.
What to do: At spring break workshops, kids and grown-ups alike can have fun during a primitive skills lessons, rustic ring making and even a pasta-making class. It’s a season that’s perfect for trying new things and simply having fun. Which is just what a family needs in the middle of a rule-bound school year.
Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort - Carlsbad, CA
Located at Carlsbad’s only beachfront resort, this family-friendly package is all about the kiddos. Guests are greeted with a sandcastle kit and cool Cape Rey shades upon check-in, and the package includes LEGOLAND day passes for two, breakfast at Chandlers and complimentary shuttle service from the hotel to the park.
What to do: We totally recommend spending a day or more at nearby LEGOLAND. Follow our guide for the full scoop on how to make the most out of your visit.
Mohonk Mountain House - Hudson Valley, NY
From April 5-17, Hudson Valley’s most iconic resort, Mohonk Mountain House, will be celebrating the arrival of spring with their Spring Break promotion: Kids Stay and Eat Free.
What to do: Throughout this week, families can attend a magic show by Tom Pesce, play Bunny Hop Bingo, see Wildlife Educator Annie Mardiney’s array of raptors and owls and watch Stephen Caruso perform his comedic juggling routine. For the active family, Mohonk will be offering games like Viking Chess—a strategic combination of bowling and horseshoes; supersized versions of classic games like Jenga, Connect 4 and checkers and Indoor Archery. Children can also explore Mohonk’s unique environment at the award-winning Mohonk Kids’ Club. Designed to provide an exciting and enriching experience tailored to each age group, the Mohonk Kids’ Club encourages children to have fun and make new friends while enjoying arts and crafts, nature activities, and other educational offerings.
Home2 by Hilton Denver Downtown Convention Center - Denver, CO
Denver is the gateway to year-round outdoor adventures. Whether you're conquering the ski slopes or hitting the trailhead, there are endless ways to get the whole family outside. Make Home2 Suites Denver Downtown Convention Center your home away from home—it's the perfect jumping-off point. Take advantage of the Home2 Family Adventure Package that includes a corner suite with ample room for the whole family, a full kitchen, a daily complimentary breakfast, a $100 REI gift certificate and a reservation at Denver Pinnacle Climbing Wall (located inside REI).
What to do: Nestled in the heart of downtown Denver, the hotel is less than five minutes from the Colorado Convention Center, Denver Performing Arts Complex, and 16th Street Mall. Denver Art Museum, Sculpture Park, and the Big Blue Bear are within half a mile.
Fairmont Mayakoba - Riviera Maya, Mexico
The all-inclusive luxury Fairmont Mayakoba is situated in the gated Mayakoba community in Riviera Maya and has amenities the whole family will enjoy. Book now through March 31, the Stay Longer & Save More package offers up to 25% savings and includes unlimited dining and premium beverage service at three restaurants, four bars and beach service during operating hours.
What to do: Fairmont Mayakoba's Discovery Club & Adventure Camp offers dynamic, cultural, and educational activities to spark the creativity of even its youngest campers. Kids 5 to 11 can enjoy epic adventures in the sacred Mayan jungle and learn about planet Earth's natural and cultural wonders, with the guidance of Iggy, the iguana, Chamu the monkey and Balam the jaguar, create unique handicrafts such as "Penachos" (Mayan inspired headdress) or make colorful paper banners, piñatas or Origami, among many other fun activities.
Hilton Orlando - Orlando, FL
With so many theme park developments taking place in the Theme Park Capital of the World in 2020, amusement park fanatics are flocking to Orlando looking for affordable spring break packages. Featuring the Ultimate Universal Orlando Getaway package—complete with early park admission to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter and a $20 Uber credit toward daily transportation—spring breakers can enjoy a full day at the park before retreating to the centrally located Hilton Orlando for a relaxing respite away from the crowds.
What to do: Home to an 892-foot meandering lazy river, two temperature-controlled pools, private poolside cabanas and a recently added 1,250-square-foot Splash Zone for younger guests, the hotel is a recreational haven all its own.
The Kartrite Resort & Indoor Waterpark - Monticello, New York
Heated to a toasty 84 degrees year-round, New York’s Biggest Waterpark sits underneath a transparent roof where guests will find more than 10 thrilling slides and water adventures boasting daring drops and turns, gnarly waves and plenty of splash zones. What better way to enjoy spring break than in a private poolside oasis, courtesy of The Kartrite Cabana Package? Guests will soak up the sun and enjoy a suite of their choice; receive a $50 nightly resort credit for post-waterpark playtime, and enjoy a daily cabana rental including a mini fridge, HD TVs, poolside drink service, routinely stocked goodies and fresh towels.
What to do: The fun continues on dry land at the indoor Playopolis Fun Center, complete with a ropes course, rock climbing, arcade games, laser tag and VR experiences. For a little pampering, Chill Spa features relaxing massages and body treatments—with special services for pint-sized guests in mind too. Eight eateries and bars (for mom and dad) range from upscale farm-to-table and grand buffet to surfside light bites, coffee shops and more. Old school Pop’s Sweet Shoppe treats guests to homemade, gelato and fudge, with a full candy wall display. Over five miles of hiking trails span the resort grounds, winding in and out of the scenic Catskill mountains for the ultimate adventurer.
Solmar Hotels & Resorts - Los Cabos, Mexico
For travelers seeking new adventures and saving money in 2020, Solmar Hotels & Resorts is offering huge savings across its portfolio in Cabo. With savings of up to 62%, travelers can book rooms starting at $55 per night at Quinta del Sol. For those looking to splurge in 2020, room rates at the luxury category resorts start at $219 for Grand Solmar Rancho San Lucas Golf Resort & Spa and Grand Solmar The Residences at Rancho San Lucas. Book by January 31 for the best rates.
What to do: Los Cabos is full of beautiful beaches, sea life like whales and sea lions and plenty of relaxation time. Take a road trip to La Paz, and check out all our recs there.Online: promotions.solmar.com
Great Wolf Lodge - Nationwide
Every year Great Wolf Lodge celebrates Spring-A-Palooza, making for a family-fun Spring Break trip! Families staying at any Great Wolf Lodge between in March and April are sure to have a pawesome time as the resort comes into full bloom with a collection of exclusive spring-inspired events such as bubble dance parties and a special character-led tea party.
What to do: Guests will splish and splash in the 84-degree waterpark and create memories that will last a lifetime. Along with the always complimentary water park entry for all overnight guests, all of the Spring-A-Palooza events and entertainment are complimentary for guests staying at the resort.
Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island - Hilton Head, SC
A great way to experience Hilton Head Island is by taking advantage of the Free ‘4 20 Package that is being offered by the Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island. the package provides the Best Available Rate (for a minimum of two nights), and you are able to pick your preference of 1 of 4 Free options. Choices include: free valet parking each day; waived $22 resort fee, each day; buffet breakfast-for-two one morning in the resort’s Heywards Restaurant; or one 20-minute Tension Relieving Massage in the resort’s full-service Arum Spa.
What to do: Situated along the coast of the picturesque island, this lush beachfront resort provides gorgeous views of the Atlantic Ocean, access to miles of pristine white-sand beach, a wealth of on-site amenities of great appeal to families and couples, and an ideal location close to the array of recreational options on the scenic island. Recreational options on the eco-friendly island include bicycle rentals with 50 miles of paths for bicycling and hiking along the shore; world-class golf on 24 golf courses; tennis on 20 courts at the adjacent Van Der Meer Tennis Academy; kayaking and paddle boarding on some of the best beaches in the country; inshore, offshore and deep-sea charter fishing; waterskiing and wakeboarding; boat rentals; and dolphin tours.
Solmar Hotels & Resorts - Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
Solmar Hotels & Resorts is offering a terrific Spring Sale across its portfolio in Cabo San Lucas. With savings of up to 62%, travelers can book rooms starting at $58 per night at Quinta del Sol. And for those looking to splurge and treat themselves in 2020, room rates at the luxury category resorts start at $250 for Grand Solmar at Rancho San Lucas Resort and Grand Solmar The Residences at Rancho San Lucas. Book by February 28 and travel until June 30, 2020.
What to do: Gorgeous beaches, pools for lounging, world-class golf and more await your visit to the Solmar Hotels & Resorts.
Disney Springs Resort Area Hotels - Orlando, FL
If Disney World is on your radar for spring break 2020, head to one of the seven Disney Springs Resort area hotels in Central Florida for their “Escape The Cold” room rates through March 31. Located on Walt Disney World Resort property, the seven Disney Springs Resort area hotels are ideally situated an easy walk to Disney Springs, which now features more than 150 retail, entertainment and dining establishments. Offerings at Disney Springs include an extraordinary collection of restaurants by award-winning chefs, and 25 different entertainment acts every night, including outstanding live music, specialty acts and more.
What to do: This is a fantastic time to visit to see the many new offerings at the Walt Disney World Resort. This includes the incredible Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, a whole new land where you can live your adventure in a galaxy far, far away, now open at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Among the exceptional attractions at the all-new land are the exciting Millennium Falcon: Smuggler’s Run and the thrilling, just-opened Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance.
Omni La Mansión del Rio - San Antonio, TX
Make your vacation memorable at the Omni La Mansión del Rio. Enjoy luxurious accommodations, complimentary valet parking, breakfast buffet, one ticket per registered guest per stay to Go Rio Cruises and your choice of one signature margarita or craft beer per registered adult. Go Rio Cruises offers a narrated cruise that is approximately 35-40 minutes long. It covers two and a half miles of the beautiful San Antonio River Walk.
What to do: San Antonio might be best known as the home of the Alamo and other historic sites, but this uniquely Texas city has even more to offer. Kids will love the slew of family-friendly museums, attractions, outdoor parks and other things to do with kids that go way beyond the typical tourist destinations. Read our full guide here.
Chateau on the Lake Resort & Spa - Branson, MO
If a getaway to a picturesque mountaintop resort that overlooks a scenic lake sounds appealing, then you should consider taking advantage of one of the special “Spring Break Getaway” deals that are being offered by the AAA Four-Diamond Chateau on the Lake Resort & Spa from March 10-April 30.
The “Spring Break Getaway” offers you the choice of either the “Family Suite Deal,” which provides 25% off the Ambassador Suite Rooms; or “The Family Plan,” which enables you to reserve one room at the published rack rate and receive 50% off of the second adjoining room. Families love these packages as children under five eat free.
What to do: Featuring a breathtaking setting on an Ozark mountaintop overlooking Missouri’s picturesque Table Rock Lake, the resort is conveniently located just minutes from Branson’s many attractions and shows. On the property, there are nightly movies in the resort’s Sassafras Theatre, and the resort has an indoor heated pool, hot tub, tennis courts, nature trail and outdoor playground.
Las Ventanas al Paraíso, A Rosewood Resort - Los Cabos, Mexico
Located in Los Cabos with 350 days of sunshine per year and no limit to land, sea and wellness-based activities, Las Ventanas al Paraíso offers the perfect getaway for families. Through July 30, families can take advantage of the Rosewood Family Escape package, which includes breakfast daily, premium round-trip airport transfers, complimentary tennis court booking for an active family morning, and two kids activities with a choice of a session at the taco academy, cookie decorating or pizza-making.
What to do: The Rosewood Resort offers families exciting ocean adventures including snorkeling and scuba diving, sailing and sea kayaking and surfing. Those who prefer to stay on land can take part in a desert excursion with a range of transportation options, from a horse-drawn carriage ride to an all-terrain vehicle tour.
Blancaneaux Lodge - Belize
To encourage every family member to take a break from their modern technology devices while enjoying a family vacation and creating precious memories while experiencing some of the most exciting and relaxing adventures that Belize has to offer, Blancaneaux Lodge has the Family Face Time Package with many family-friendly inclusions. As an additional incentive for guests to truly connect with their families, guests can “check-in” all electronic devices at the front desk during family mealtime. For each hour the entire family checks in every electronic device at the front desk, $10 will be credited for family to spend in the gift shop.
What to do: The Family Face Time Package includes horseback riding, Barton Creek cave tour, a Cayo District shopping tour and much much more.
Hilton Greenville - Greenville, SC
Hilton Greenville will offer the Family Fun Package through May 3 that includes breakfast and Wi-Fi for four people per day. Nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Greenville, South Carolina offers visitors a unique blend of traditional Southern charm and contemporary cool you won’t find anywhere else. With countless free annual events and activities in its completely walkable downtown and with some of the most accessible natural attractions in the Southeast nearby, Greenville is the perfect getaway.
What to do: Main Street is the central hub of activity with dozens of locally-owned restaurants, boutiques and hotels. In the family-friendly downtown area, Greenville showcases Falls Park on the Reedy, an urban park in the heart of Main Street that has a series of falls and the Liberty Bridge—a 345-foot, curved bridge held in the air by a single suspension cable—the only one of its kind in the United States! Read our full guide to Greenville here.
Kimpton RiverPlace Hotel - Portland, OR
Stay at downtown Portland's only waterfront property, Kimpton RiverPlace Hotel, this spring break. It’s adjacent to a large city park, with access to miles of walking and biking paths and river activities. The best option and deal for Spring Break travel though is the All-Inclusive Rate. It includes a daily resort credit of up to $200 per adult (two included), and kids under 21 get an additional $50 daily credit at no extra charge. It also includes free valet parking, waived guest amenity fee and two cocktail cards per day, bringing the total value up to $300+ per night for a family of four.
What to do: The hotel rolls out the red carpet for kiddos with fun programs like the Bedtime Butler, pint-sized PUBLIC bikes and indoor tents—all free for guests. The evening social hour is also kid-friendly, with craft projects like Miss You Mondays (with a postcard station), ‘Keep Calm and Fold On’ (origami on Wednesdays), and Flight School Fridays (with paper airplanes and distance contests).
Marriott Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa - Mexico
Puerto Vallarta, located along the glittering Pacific Ocean, offers history, culture and culinary adventures all in one place. When looking where to stay, Marriott Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa is a paradise for the whole family. Nestled on a sandy strip between the Sierra Madre Mountains and Banderas Bay, near downtown Puerto Vallarta, this sun-soaked vacation caters to the little ones with a Kid’s Club that provides engaging locally-inspired activities for kids ages 4 to 12 and fun, colorful outdoor and indoor play areas. The club’s staff teaches kids about Mexican culture with Spanish lessons, barro-clay pottery painting, bilingual folktales and Mexican cooking lessons while parents get some much deserved R&R near the newly renovated (and PV's largest!) infinity pool and swim up bar.
What to do: This eclectic town offers families plenty of water activities and dozens of hidden beaches along the coast, a colorful foodie scene, festive celebrations and impressive mountainside views.
Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino - Aruba
With unforgettable white sand, crystal blue water and warm tropical sun, there is no better place than Aruba for a family vacation! The "Family Escape" package offers a 20% savings and includes a daily full buffet breakfast, a one 80-minute coconut couples massage with childcare at ShocoLand Adventures and Games Kid's Club, and a full-day De Palm island family excursion. This includes access to the island’s beloved flamingos, water park and slides, banana boat rides, snorkeling and more!
What to do: Located on Palm Beach, Hilton Aruba Carribean Resort & Casino offers something for everyone from an oceanfront spa and lively newly renovated casino to diving & snorkeling excursions and ShocoLand Adventures kids club. Families can choose from a day relaxing on the beach or beside one of two pools or exploring the destination by taking advantage of the resort's bikes for a ride across the Aruban countryside or visiting the nearby butterfly farm.
San Diego Mission Bay Resort - CA
Pack your bathing suit and your suntan lotion and bring your family to the San Diego Mission Bay Resort for a fun-filled Spring Break getaway. The Ultimate Spring Break Package includes four San Diego Zoo tickets, $70 towards any rental at Action Sport Rentals and a s’mores kit with firewood.
What to do: Take advantage of the bayfront pool and enjoy an array of family-friendly activities including a trip to the world-famous San Diego Zoo. Soak up the sun while kayaking through the beautiful Mission Bay or enjoy a family bike ride along the boardwalk. In the evening, unwind with s’mores at one of their fire pits on the bay or from the comfort of your own patio (if you book a studio guestroom with fire pit).
Radisson Blu Mall of America - Bloomington, MN
Families that are looking for the perfect spring vacation spot should head to the Radisson Blu Mall of America. The hotel's Fort Blu Kids Campingpackage includes all the amenities of the best camping trips such as a kids tent, log-shaped pillows, s’mores ice cream treat and of course a projector to transform the guest room ceiling into a starry night sky!
What to do: Spend your day exploring the absolutely massive Mall of America with our parent's guide to lead the way. After a day of shopping, make a splash in the indoor saline pool or indulge in a massage at Solimar Spa & Salon.
The Fontaine Hotel - Kansas City, MO
Book a stay in Kansas City's family-friendly, pet-friendly boutique hotel, The Fontaine, and enjoy a museum marathon and discover art, music and history in Kansas City with the Kansas City Exploration Package. Package includes breakfast at the hotel’s rooftop restaurant Parker, entry to the National WWI Museum and Memorial, American Jazz Museum and The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. Also included is the book Bold Expansion: The Nelson Atkins of Art Bloch Building encyclopedic collection. A minimum two-night stay is required.
What to do: Known as the City of Fountains, Kansas City has more fountains than any other city in the world besides Rome—200 registered fountains to be exact. In the late 1800s, Kansas City’s fountains were a life source with drinking water for dogs, horses, and birds. Today the fountains are adorned with their own architectural styles, features and themes. In fact, Fountain Day—a spring ritual and holiday unique to Kansas City—takes place every April and symbolizes the official start to spring when fountains begin flowing once again.
Velas Vallarta - Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
A beachfront oasis on the emerald waters of Banderas Bay, Velas Vallarta is a magnificent vacation destination in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. The resort's Sea You Sun package includes early check-in or late check-out; city tour; $800 resort credit; $200 for spa treatments; $50 towards purchases at the boutique; and $50 towards any of the resort’s wines that have an additional charge. Starting rate is $186/person per night in double occupancy for the Deluxe Studio.
What to do: Learn about Mexican culture and heritage through immersive nightly events like dance shows and fiestas or get competitive during beach volleyball and ping pong tournaments. For guests looking for adventure, the resort offers introductory scuba diving and snorkeling lessons and fitness classes including aqua aerobics, guided walks and yoga on the jetty.
Kimpton Hotel Monaco Seattle - WA
Explore Seattle this spring when you stay at the Kimpton Hotel Monaco Seattle. Families can book the Catch a [Spring] Break package and enjoy 20-30% off the Best Flexible Rate when you stay 3+ nights. You'll get a $50 food & beverage credit, free parking and an adventure map to explore Seattle’s best, kid-friendly and FREE sights and wonders. Kid-friendly amenities such as sunglasses, small backpack, snacks and pack of gum (ask about Pike Place Market’s famous gum wall!) are also included.
What to do: Check off items on this killer list of 100 things to do with kids in Seattle.
Kona Kai Resort & Spa - San Diego, CA
It's springtime and the K.I.D.s are the V.I.P.s. Knoa Kai is offering the Kidding Around package just in time for spring break and it includes kid's VIP check-in, a $50 daily resort credit and an abundance of daily resort activities for the kiddos such as cookie making, camp-outs and more. A minimum stay of three or more nights required. Perfectly located on the tip of Shelter Island in San Diego’s popular Point Loma neighborhood just 10 minutes from the San Diego Airport and many other attractions, the recently expanded property now features 41 new luxury suites that families will love.
What to do: See San Diego on the resort's beach cruisers with the first hour complimentary to resort guests. You'll have fun exploring the most bike-friendly parts of the city while getting fresh air and exercise. Helmets and locks are provided with each bike.
More info: resortkonakai.com