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Looking for fun hotels for families? There are plenty of hotels that cater to kids and parents with welcome gifts for children, playful pools, included breakfast, and kids clubs. You just need to know where to look. Lucky for you, we’ve visited and reviewed a diverse range of family-friendly hotels and resorts. Whether you’re looking for a suite with lots of extra space, a beach resort right on the water, or a luxury hotel in the heart of a city…we’ve got you covered. Based on our firsthand experiences, peruse our picks of the best hotels for families below.

BEST HOTELS FOR FAMILIES ~ From moderate to luxury vacation accommodations, all over the world!

Best of the Best Hotels for Families

Best Beach Hotels for Kids – Recommended by Family Travel Experts

Best Disney Hotel Swimming Pools in the World

Best Hotel Pools at Embassy Suites

Best Hotel Pools for Adults

Best Hotel Pools for Families in Canada

Best Hotel Pools for Kids in the USA

Best Hotel Pools in Hawaii for Families

Best Hotels for All Types of Travelers

Best Hotels for Families in San Diego County, California

Best Hotels for Families in the USA

Best Hotels for Pets in North America

Best Hotels Near Disneyland with Swimming Pools

Best Hotel Spa Pools in the World

Best Hotels with Lazy Rivers – Recommended by Travel Experts

Best Indoor Hotel Pools for Families

Cancun Hotels for Babies and Toddlers

Hotel Suites for Kids that Feel Like Stepping Into a Movie

How to Choose the Best Hotel for Your Family Vacation

Yucatan Hacienda Hotels

The best hotels for families are beautiful, fun and kid-friendly like the Nickelodeon Hotel & Resort Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic

The best hotels for families are beautiful, fun and kid-friendly like the Nickelodeon Hotel & Resort Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic (Photo credit: Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Punta Cana)

Luxury Hotels for Families

The Bahamas

Paradise Island – Atlantis Paradise Island Resort


Edmonton – Fairmont Hotel Macdonald

Vancouver Island – Clayoquot Wilderness Resort (Glamping)


Shanghai – Shanghai Disneyland Hotel and Toy Story Hotel

Costa Rica

Guanacaste – Dreams Las Mareas

Guanacaste – Westin Playa Conchal Resort & Spa

Dominican Republic

Punta Cana – Nickelodeon Hotel Punta Cana

Punta Cana – Paradisus Palma Real


Paris – Disneyland Paris Hotels

Paris – Hotel Pullman Roissy-CDG Airport

Montpellier – Oceania Le Metropole Montpellier

Moselle-Lorraine – Center Parcs France Trois Forets


Negril – Beaches Resort Negril


Choshi – Bettai Umitomori (Bathhouse with modern amenities)

Ogano-machi – Miyamotoke (Traditional bathhouse)

Tokyo – Shinagawa Prince Hotel


Cabo San Lucas – Marina Fiesta Resort

Cabo San Lucas – Pueblo Bonito Sunset Beach Resort & Spa

Punta Mita – Four Seasons Punta Mita

Riviera Maya – Grand Palladium Riviera Resort & Spa


Barcelona – Eurostars Grand Marina Hotel



Scottsdale – Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale Troon North

Sedona – Enchantment Resort & Spa

Tucson – Miraval Resort & Spa (Adults only)


Anaheim – Disneyland Hotel

Borrego Springs – La Casa Del Zorro

Carlsbad – Legoland Hotel

Coronado – Loews Coronado Bay

Huntington Beach – Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach

La Jolla – La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club

Los Angeles – The Hotel Wilshire – A Kimpton Hotel

Palm Springs – Renaissance Esmeralda

Palm Springs – Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa

San Diego – Paradise Point Resort & Spa

San Diego – San Diego Marriott Del Mar

Yosemite – Tenaya Lodge


Colorado Springs – The Broadmoor Ranch at Emerald Valley

Colorado Springs – Cheyenne Mountain Resort

Denver (and Boulder) – Westin Westminster


Fort Lauderdale – Conrad Fort Lauderdale Beach

Florida Keys – Hawks Cay Resort


Big Island – Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel

Kauai – Sheraton Kauai Resort

Maui – Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa

Maui – Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa

Maui – Hana-Maui Resort by Hyatt (Sometimes for adults only)

Oahu – Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa

Oahu – JW Marriott Ihilani Ko Alina Resort & Spa

Oahu – Sheraton Waikiki Hotel


Las Vegas – Aria Las Vegas Resort & Casino (Better for adults)

New York

New York City – Langham Place New York

New York City – The Plaza


Cannon Beach – Surfsand Resort

Portland – Kimpton RiverPlace


Freeport – Hilton Garden Inn Freeport


Duluth – Pier B Resort

New Mexico

Albuquerque – Unique Places to Stay in Albuquerque with Kids

Puerto Rico

Fajardo – El Conquistador Resort Waldorf Astoria

San Juan – Condado Plaza Hilton


Nashville – Gaylord Opryland


San Antonio – JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa


Salt Lake City – Grand America Hotel


Seattle – Kimpton Hotel Monaco Seattle

Moderate Hotels for Families

Many hotels for families feature enticing pools, like this oasis in the heart of the French Quarter at Hotel Le Marais (Photo credit: Colleen Lanin)

Moderate Hotels for Families


Dordogne – Le Chèvrefeuille Bed & Breakfast



Huntsville – Embassy Suites Huntsville


Jerome – Historic Jerome Hotels

Prescott – Where to Stay in Prescott with Kids

Winkelman – Aravaipa Farms Inn


Anaheim – Embassy Suites Anaheim South

Anaheim – Great Wolf Lodge Southern California

Carlsbad – West Inn & Suites

Del Mar – Winners Circle Resort

Ojai – Oaks at Ojai (Adults only)

Oxnard – Embassy Suites by Hilton Mandalay Bay Beach Resort

Pismo Beach – Dolphin Bay Resort

San Francisco – Cornell Hotel de France

San Juan Capistrano – Residence Inn San Juan Capistrano

Sonoma – Applewood Inn (Adults only)

Ventura – Crowne Plaza Ventura Beach

Ventura – Ventura Ranch KOA (Glamping)


Canon City – Royal Gorge Cabins and Glamping Tents

Colorado Springs – Great Wolf Lodge Colorado Springs


Sanibel Island – Sundial Beach Resort & Spa


Maui – Kaanapali Alii

Maui – Residence Inn Maui


Chicago – Embassy Suites Chicago – Downtown

Ogelsby – Starved Rock Lodge (Glamping)


New Orleans – Hotel Le Marais and Hotel Mazarin


Gulf Coast – Where to Stay in Mississippi Gulf Coast with Kids


Poconos – Kalahari Resort Poconos


Houston – Omni Houston Hotel

Washington D.C.

Hilton Garden Inn Washington D.C.