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Best Family Hotels

Traveling with children can be a tremendous challenge, which is why we've hand-picked some of the best family hotels across the nation to make your stay away from home a pleasant one. Kid-friendly, family hotels are welcoming places, with oodles of amenities and services on offer, including special entertainment and kids' activities programs, swimming pools just for little ones and hotel childcare services. They're also large enough that children have plenty of space to run around in, and where parents don't have to worry if their kids make a little noise. Check out our selections of the best family resorts in the following locations, then read our reviews and make your reservations.

Excalibur in Las Vegas, NV on Gayot's Top 10 Best Family Hotels in Las Vegas

Dallas/Fort Worth
Las Vegas
Los Angeles
Miami/South Florida


New Orleans
Orange County
San Diego
San Francisco
Santa Barbara
Washington, D.C.


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