4 Family Oriented Vacation Destinations & Cities for Kids

Trying to cater to the little ones in tow? Here are four places to stay with activities and perks meant specifically for kids.

If you’re planning a family vacation, keeping the kids happy is likely a deciding factor when it comes to picking a place to stay, things to do and sites to see. Kicking back and relaxing yourself is only possible when there are activities and amenities on-site to entertain the rest of your crew. To alleviate some of the pressure, here are four rentals that your little ones will love:

Play on the Beach in Bethany Beach, Delaware

Kid-Friendly Bethany Beach Vacations

Sea Colony, an oceanfront community on the beaches of Delaware, is a kid-pleaser. When you stay in one of the private homes, condos or townhomes, you’ll have access to seven kids’ pools and a private beach. Programs like Club Sea Colony and Kids Night Out offer games, supervised swimming and special activities. Past events have included sandcastle contests, dinner and a movie and dodge ball. The resort also offers junior tennis with week-long camps.

Kid-Friendly Vacation Activities in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee

Kid-Friendly Smoky Mountain Vacations

This three-bedroom cabin in the Tennessee Smoky Mountains has its very own indoor, nine-hole mini-golf course. If that’s not enough to make the kids go wild, it also has a home theater complete with tiered level seating so everyone can see. For even more fun, they can climb up into the lofted kids’ area. If you can get them out of the cabin, the heart of Pigeon Forge is a short drive away with Dollywood and Splash Country, WonderWorks, the Titanic Museum and more.

Vacationing with Kids Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Kid-Friendly Myrtle Beach Vacations

When you stay in an Oceana Resorts rental property, you’ll enjoy kid-friendly perks like free unlimited water park admission, free mini golf and discounts at many of the area’s best dining and attractions. Some properties like the Anderson Ocean Club and Spa and Camelot by the Sea even offer on-site activities during the summer like beach scavenger hunts, pool games, karaoke and more. Bonus? Camelot by the Sea features an indoor lazy river.

Explore Kid-Friendly Wonders in Orlando, Florida

Kid-Friendly Orlando Vacations

It doesn’t get more kid-friendly than Orlando. Stay near the theme parks in a two- or three-bedroom villa rental, so everyone can spread out during downtime. The resort also features heated pools and a children’s splash pad with fountains, buckets and sprayers for even more fun. The kids can also check out the sand volleyball court, lighted tennis and basketball courts, shuffleboard, paved nature trails and full-size fishing dock.