From beachside escapes and lakeside adventures to mountain retreats or wine country getaways, here are five family vacation destinations for all ages and interests:
La Cantera Resort & Spa (San Antonio, TX)
Nestled high up in the heart of Texas Hill Country, La Cantera Resort & Spa is the premier destination for a San Antonio escape. With plenty of activities on-site and nearby for all, families can immerse themselves in the San Antonio scenery and discover something new. La Cantera has long been a beloved destination for families as the resort embraces both what parents need to relax and what kids need to play. When families aren’t lounging by the pool, they can be playing games in the arcade or taking the resort shuttle to nearby Six Flags for a day of riding rollercoasters. And for those of age, Texas Hill Country is home to over 50 wineries scattered throughout the countryside.
The Bellwether Beach Resort (St. Pete Beach, FL)
Families can discover a new travel destination that breaks away from a traditional beach resort vibe at The Bellwether Beach Resort in St. Pete Beach. Located just steps away from the award-winning St. Pete Beach, Bellwether Beach Resort overlooks the pristine coastline along the Gulf of Mexico. Families can spend the day relaxing on the beach, sipping the region’s famed tropical fruit wines, discovering new flowers at the botanical gardens or meandering down quaint shopping districts. Couple that with iconic dining experiences and beautiful scenery, and families will be sure to have an unforgettable stay.
Legacy Lodge at Lanier Islands (Buford, GA)
Settle into Legacy Lodge at Lanier Islands for an unforgettable lakeside retreat near Atlanta. With over 1,200 sprawling acres, families visiting Lanier Islands can play a round of golf, lounge on the beach, stroll along the paved trails, bike, or take a dip in the beautiful waters of Lake Lanier. In the Summer guests might spend the day at the waterpark at Margaritaville, or in the Winter, enjoy snow tubing and ice skating at Snow Island. Legacy Lodge at Lanier Islands is a great choice for adventure, exploration and fun.
YOTELPAD Park City (Park City, UT)
Situated at the base of the largest ski resort in the United States, YOTELPAD Park City is in the perfect setting for both thrill seekers and for those looking to completely unwind. The smartly designed PADs have proved quite popular with families as beds can easily transform into sofas, allowing guests to easily customize the space to maximize on accommodations. Whether adventurous family members are looking to shred powdery slopes in the winter, horseback ride in the summer, go for a scenic bike ride in the fall, YOTELPAD Park City has fun fit for all. Plus, there are so many great amenities at the resort like a game room with classics like Pool or PAC-Man, a steam sauna, a hot tub and a pool – perfect for recharging after a day of action.
The Abbey Resort (Fontana, WI)
Whether families are longing for a vacation with an itinerary full of unique activities, or a relaxing getaway enjoying harbor sunrises and evening lakeside bonfires, The Abbey Resort makes for a memorable Lake Geneva stay. Families can visit year-round and experience 90 acres of the lakeside property that provides plenty of space for indoor, outdoor, and family-friendly adventures.
From wineries to watersports, painting to area history, there’s something for everyone at the resort.