Family friendly resorts and hotels in New England welcome children

familylodging Find accommodations to fit your family vacation needs. Hike the White Mountain wilderness, rent a fishing boat, sail Bar Harbor, or explore Boston while you stay at a New England family-friendly hotel or motel. Many lodgings have flexible suites, cottages, or houses for people hosting family reunions. Enjoy pools, spas, sports, mini golf, and other resort activities year round at conveniently located and scenic lodgings. Customize your family trip with fun events just for kids.

All New England states have lodgings that welcome parents and kids. Find them when you go to explore the lighthouses of Maine; the cool children's and science museums of Connecticut; the historic village and Cape beaches of Massachusetts; the mountains of New Hampshire; the parks and mansions of Rhode Island; the friendly farms and swimming holes of Vermont ... and more!

Two Luxurious Locations Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket, MA, 02539 Phone: 866-335-1133

Family Friendly Resorts on Mass. Islands

One of the “Top 25 Hotels in the United States,” per TripAdvisor’s 2016 Travelers’ Choice Awards, The Nantucket Hotel is located in Downtown Nantucket. Featuring 1-4 bedroom suites and cottages with kitchenettes; complimentary Children’s Programs; heated pools; free shuttle service to the ferries; The Nantucket Club fitness and spa facility; and Breeze Restaurant for family friendly dining.

One of the “Top 25 Resorts in the United States,” per Conde Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice Awards, the Winnetu Oceanside Resort is located at South Beach, Edgartown, Martha’s Vineyard. Featuring 1-4 bedroom suites, cottages and private homes; complimentary shuttles to Edgartown; Children’s Programs; fitness center; heated pools; tennis; and yoga. Enjoy family friendly dining at The Dunes restaurant.

Plan a Two-Island Adventure Trip to both Resorts and we’ll transport you door-to-door between the islands.

95 Ocean Avenue Kennebunkport, ME, 04046 Phone: 207-967-4050 Toll-Free: 800-552-5651

Maine and families go together here.

Enjoy a memorable family vacation at this majestic seaside resort. With its historic harbor and attractions in downtown Kennebunkport, start your relaxation with some salt air and beautiful scenery. Beaches are for exploring and gazing off into the horizon. There’s a heated pool, sailing and fishing of course, and you can hop aboard a lobster boat or whale watch and find out what Maine is all about. Special kids programs offer crafts, kayaking excursions, movie nights and ice cream parties. Sleep comfy in spacious rooms and suites with air conditioning, cable television and Wi-Fi. Then chow down in two restaurants that offer the freshest land and sea food with children’s menus and a friendly pub. There’s even a trolley, too.

134 Acapesket Road East Falmouth, MA, 02536 Phone: 508-548-4747 Toll-Free: 800-548-5556

All ashore that’s going ashore

This Cape Cod waterfront getaway features a variety of amenities and activities sure to please the whole family, including a private boating beach with ramp and dock, free rowboat and paddleboat use, a heated outdoor pool, barbecue grills and a can’t miss setting on a beautiful ocean inlet. Nearby are several popular and historic local attractions like Plymouth Rock, the Martha’s Vineyard Ferry, sandy and scenic area beaches, and lots of great fishing action. Each waterfront guest room offers one queen and one double bed, a private bath with tub and shower, cable TV, in-room coffee, microwave, and refrigerator, and, free high-speed Internet. You’re in Falmouth, Mass., a little over an hour’s drive from Boston and Providence, R.I. Don’t’ leave home without your dog. He’ll miss all the fun.

Mid-Coast Maine on Casco Bay Sebasco Estates, ME, 04565 Phone: 207-389-1161 Toll-Free: 877-389-1161

Kids love the water, the woods, the blueberry pancakes

We've got water! We've got woods! That makes Sebsaco Harbor Resort the perfect spot for your next family vacation. Stay in one of our cottages, where you can gather around a crackling fire at night. Our restaurants, the Pilot House and the Ledges, have menus kids will love. Who doesn't relish five-cheese ravioli or paninis or fried clams.  And in summer months we also have special culinary events -- like blueberry pancake breakfasts and our family "suppahs" -- that include games and live music. We've got lots of activities, too. Morning yoga is popular with all ages. Canoes and paddle boats are available. Take a cruise around the harbor aboard our tour boat Ruth. And dad can give the kids golf lessons on our three-hole beginner's course.

50 Ferncroft Road Danvers, MA, 01923 Phone: 978-777-2500

A Splashtastic Fun Family Getaway!

Stay & Play just 19 miles north of Boston. Book an Overnight Package including family-friendly accommodations and access to our on-site CoCo Key Water Park. Our 65,000 square foot indoor water park is a kaleidoscope of awesomeness that is sure to delight every member of your family. Your kids will love the thrills of our giant water slides, while adults can relax in our tropical themed retreat. Conveniently located at the intersection of I-95 and Rt. 1, with ample free parking. On-site restaurants. Pet-friendly.

220 Warrenton Street Rockport, ME, 04856 Phone: 207-594-2511 Toll-Free: 800-341-1650

Treat your child to a fun and inspirational vacation

Make no mistake about it: children enjoy luxurious accommodations, excellent food, and beautiful surroundings every bit as much as adults do. Samoset Resort and it’s surrounding communities on Penobscot Bay offer many fun activities for children and families. In the summer, Samoset offers Sam-O-Camp, a children's day program with supervised recreational activities, arts and crafts, exploration, and much more. Several of Samoset’s outdoor vacation packages appeal to kin of all ages. Packages include Loons, Canoes & Ocean Views, a wildlife watching trip by canoe; Schooner Sailabration, a day-long sail aboard a schooner on Penobscot Bay; and a Harbor History Tour aboard a sea kayak through Rockland Harbor. During the winter months, the nearby Camden Snowbowl at Ragged Mountain offers skiing and tobogganing for enthusiasts of all ages.

336 Main Street Ogunquit, ME, 03907 Phone: 207-646-4501 Toll-Free: 800-646-4544

Enjoy five acres of trees, gardens and nature and a short walk to Ogunquit Beach

Family friendly lodgings and local fun are yours in the heart of Maine’s south coast. The Juniper Hill Inn, celebrated for its location, clean and gracious rooms and hospitable staff, offers relaxation and vacation activities at a price to meet the family budget. Amenities include complimentary continental breakfast and free coffee all day. Color television with HBO, small refrigerators, indoor and outdoor heated pools, fitness center, guest laundry and free wireless internet service. Nature rules on our five tree studded acres with garden and private hickory lined paths. Just a quick walk to Ogunquit Beach and a short downhill walk or trolley ride from our doorstep you and the kids can swim, sunbathe and explore village shops, galleries, restaurants and cafes. The Juniper Hill Inn is a smoke free, three Diamond AAA property. Even the kids will be impressed.

1000 Marriott Drive Quincy, MA, 02169 Phone: 617-472-1000

Close to everything, fun for the whole family!

Presidents and beaches and sailing and biking and aquariums and family fun and special deals are all yours at the Boston Marriott Quincy. Near downtown Boston and Plymouth where the Pilgrims first landed you can enjoy Marriott’s tradition of quality service and convenience with the whole family. Rooms are allergy-friendly and mobility accessible with in-room movies, toll free phone service, daily housekeeping, and a coin operated laundry on-site. Swim together in the indoor pool and dine in the hotel’s two restaurants or head out for the best in Boston’s local fare. Give the kids a history lesson at the home of the nation’s second President John Adams, or head south for recreation and sightseeing on Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket where the fun never sets.

543 Commercial Street Provincetown, MA, 02657 Phone: 508-487-1726

Enjoy an unforgettable Cape Cod family vacation

Surfside Hotel & Suites in Provincetown, Mass., is an oceanside resort your kids will love. We've got a private beach where you can swim, sunbathe, or build sand castles. And we've got a heated outdoor saltwater pool for splashing fun, too. We serve a complimentary breakfast each morning, and for lunch and dinner there are plenty of great eateries nearby, from seafood restaurants to pizzerias. Explore enchanting Provincetown with its narrow streets and unique shops. Climb the tower at the Pilgrim monument. Tour the dunes of Cape Cod National Seashore, where artists once built shacks to escape life's cares. And don't forget to take a whale watch cruise, where you'll get close enough to the sea mammals to get soaked when they start spouting.

1470 Iyannough Road Hyannis, MA, 02601 Phone: 508-771-4804

Affordability, comfort and convenience on Cape Cod

Cape Cod, families and their pets are a natural at this vacation headquarters with historic charm and modern amenities. Comfortable rooms feature two double beds, hairdryers, irons and boards, 25" TVs with free HBO, pay-per-play Nintendo, pay-per-view movies, and coffeemakers. Some King Bed rooms have sofas, coffee tables, microwave and refrigerator while the spacious guest suite offers a relaxation room that is ideal for families. Start your day’s adventures with a healthy morning buffet. Enjoy the indoor heated pool, sauna, fitness center, and private sun deck. You’re just five miles from the restaurants, quaint shops and historic landmarks of downtown Hyannis where you will enjoy free long-term parking as a guest of the hotel. Check out the year-round lodging deals.

1 Lighthouse Inn Road West Dennis, MA, 02670 Phone: 508-398-2244

Give everyone the vacation they deserve

No hassles, no cooking, no cleaning – just sit back, relax and enjoy the soothing ocean breeze while the kids enjoy all that Lighthouse Inn has to offer! A family vacation at Lighthouse Inn creates memories of swimming in the warm ocean water or heated pool and searching for shells along the sandy beach. Whether playing a game of basketball, volleyball, shuffleboard, tennis, miniature golf, enjoying time at the playground or in the game room with pool table and ping pong, Lighthouse Inn is the perfect oceanfront spot for multiple generations to vacation together. The whole family is invited to participate in special events and entertainment on select evenings in July and August.

Massachusetts Timeshare Rentals Various Locations, MA Phone: 877-815-4227

Family-friendly accommodations all across Massachusetts

If you're looking for family-friendly accommodations in Massachusetts, timeshare resorts are the perfect solution. The spacious, well-appointed units offered at these properties allow you and your family to enjoy a comfortable and relaxed stay. Timeshares are great for the budget-conscious, as you can rent one for less than the cost of an average hotel and they come equipped with many more features such as full kitchens and multiple bedrooms. Rentals on VacationOwnership.com can be found at popular resorts including Vacation Village in the Berkshires, and Silverleaf's Oak N' Spruce. These resorts offer sought-after amenities such as indoor pools, hot tubs, and more. Massachusetts timeshares on the site are also available to purchase allowing your family to secure a lifetime of affordable vacations. Call 877-815-4227 or visit our website by following our link above for more information.

1086 Weirs Boulevard Laconia, NH, 03246 Phone: 603-366-4341 Toll-Free: 888-556-2792

A lakeside resort the whole family will love

There's nothing else on New Hampshire's Lake Winnipesaukee like NASWA Resort. We've got spacious family-size rooms and cozy cottages, all with waterfront views and 1,000 feet of private sandy beach just a step outside your door. We also offer complimentary overnight dock space for our houseguests, so bring your boat! At our Blue Bistro we serve hearty breakfasts and delicious dinners. While you dine watch the sun go down over the lake. You can also grab a burger and a beer at our NazBar & Grill, and enjoy your meal on the beach. We've got fun family activities, too. Learn to tie-dye at Camp Naz, a program for all ages, not just kids. Bring your family to the beach in the evenings for a campfire and s'mores. Grab one of our complimentary kayaks or paddleboards and explore the lake.

149 Main Street Kingston, MA, 02364 Phone: 781-585-3831

Affordable family lodgings near historic attractions

Bring the family to see, hear and experience one of America’s most historic first colonies where in 1620 William Bradford and Pilgrims stepped off the Mayflower. This family friendly hotel is close to Plymouth Rock, the Mayflower II, Plimoth Plantation and the Pilgrim Hall Museum. The 100% non smoking hotel offers all your amenities at a great price from free WiFi and free Baymont Breakfast Corner, a 24-hour fitness center and a micro-mart for everyday essentials. You’ll find a microwave and mini-refrigerator, flat-screen HDTV, ironing facilities, and a tea and coffee maker. Children under 17 stay free and bring your pet for a one-time $25.00 charge. Be sure to check out Duxbury Beach Park, Plymouth Bay Winery, and Brewster Gardens.

516 Steele Hill Road Sanbornton, NH, 03269 Phone: 603-524-0500 Toll-Free: 800-918-6118

An oasis of leisure amid unspoiled New Hampshire woodlands

Perched atop Steele Hill in the heart of New Hampshire's Lakes Region, Steele Hill Resorts is the ideal location for your next family vacation. We're situated amongst 500 acres of hardwood forests and unspoiled meadows. From our enclosed observation tower you'll find stunning views of Lake Winnipesaukee and Lake Winnisquam framed by the White Mountains. Guests enjoy a 9-hole executive golf course, snowshoeing and hiking trails, and fishing in our private pond. We've also got indoor pools and hot tubs in a plant-filled conservatory, outdoor pools, tennis courts and racquetball courts, exercise rooms, a roman spa, whirlpools, and a sauna. The Hilltop, our full-service restaurant and lounge, offers scenic vistas while you dine. Our spacious lodgings feature flat-screen TVs and kitchens.

50 Broadway at Two Cambridge Center Cambridge, MA, 02142 Phone: 617-494-6600

Bring the whole gang and Boston is yours!

Bring the family and you’re in the heart of Boston, just a short walk or drive to everything. Bike, jog or sail within one half mile of the hotel. Visit our nearby beaches and nature preserves, play miniature golf. Everyone loves the family fun at the New England Aquarium, the Boston Children's Museum and the Museum of Science. You’re just across the Charles River from downtown and that means Boston’s championship sports teams, historic attractions and the arts. Swim in our Health Club swimming pool. Relax in our whirlpool and sauna. Spacious guests rooms offer cable/satellite TV and High Speed internet access to keep you all connected with your worlds. And check out our college visit packages when the time comes to send them on their way.

225 Derby Street Salem, MA, 01970 Phone: 978-740-8788 Toll-Free: 888-337-2536

A fascinating destination for kids

Your kids will be fascinated by historic Salem and Massachusetts' historic seacoast, and Salem Waterfront Hotel is the perfect place for the family to stay. We have several different sized rooms and suites to make the right fit no matter how large your family is, and we're the only hotel on the North Shore to provide guests with a heated, indoor pool. The hotel is right on historic Pickering Wharf - a quick walk to the harbor or nearby beaches, and historic downtown Salem is minutes away. Lots of great shops, museums, historic sites and great eateries, too. Or dine in our own Regatta Bar Pub, where breakfast, lunch and dinner are served daily.

70 Winnapaug Road Misquamicut, RI, 02891 Phone: 401-348-8953 Toll-Free: 800-462-8872

In the business of families and their love affair with the beach

Families know families and this cozy beach resort on the southern shore of Rhode Island has been in the same family for 46 years. You’re on your very own piece of private ocean front property near Misquamicut, Westerly and Watch Hill, including a private beach. Enjoy a beach bag filled with fluffy beach towels and parking passes, with umbrellas and chairs available for rent. 55 non-smoking rooms include a mini-refrigerator, some with fireplace, kitchen and hot tub. Suites feature a full living room area, wet bar and ocean views. There’s complimentary continental breakfast and lunch & dinner served at Maria's Suites & Seaside Cafe. The swimming pool, playground, and shuffleboard court invite a little family competition or visit Newport, Block Island and quaint coastal villages.

1225 Iyannough Road Hyannis, MA, 02601 Phone: 877-568-4920

Spend quality time with your family at the Cape Codder Resort and Spa....you may never want to leave!

Make a splash in the NEW Water Park with huge water slides, lazy river, wave pool, retractable roof and so much more or in the Rainbow Falls Heated Outdoor Pool, pamper yourself (kids too) in the full-service Beach Plum Spa, roast marshmallows by our bonfire, take in dinner under the stars or enjoy live entertainment on The Deck, lounge or play in our beach-like area, savor breakfast, lunch or dinner in our Hearth ‘n Kettle Restaurant and Tavern, enjoy bistro-fare, award-winning wines and live jazz in our Grand Cru Wine Bar and Grill, watch a movie by moonlight, play games with the kids and our recreation staff and SO much more! Relax in one of our 257 guest rooms or luxury fireplace suites with oversized whirlpools. Reserve online.

295 Ocean Boulevard Hampton, NH, 03842 Phone: 603-926-6762

Year-round family lodging on New Hampshire’s seacoast

Bring the family and settle onto Hampton Beach at this popular lodging on New Hampshire’s seacoast. You’ll find everything to love about Hampton Beach from water sports and whale watching to fireworks and festivals to outlet shopping, entertainment and its historical heritage. Oceanfront and ocean view rooms feature all the comforts of home plus exceptional service and New England charm. Enjoy flat screen TV’ with premium channels, complimentary wireless internet, and 24 hour room service. There’s also a fitness room, 24 hour market, an Indoor heated pool with a retractable roof, sun deck overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, three restaurants and the Sandbar Rooftop Outdoor Bar. Special deals abound to go along with the crisp ocean air and warm, friendly hospitality.

645 Beacon Street Boston, MA, 02215 Phone: 617-236-7050 Toll-Free: 800-727-2825

The Red Sox are just across the street

Families love this comfortable and budget friendly hotel in the heart of Red Sox country. Nestled between Fenway Park and the landmark Citgo sign in Kenmore Square, you’ll find spacious rooms and suites some with views of the stadium, free wifi, microwaves, refrigerators and satellite TV. There’s also a fitness room, business center and guest laundry. Enjoy great food on site at the Fenmore Grill with pancake and egg breakfasts, casual dining and contemporary American cuisine. Whether attending a sporting event, walking the Freedom Trail or just sightseeing , the best of Boston is a short ride on the T located two minutes away. Don’t miss the Science Museum, Boston Children’s Museum, college campuses, historic landmarks and so much more.

1732 White Mountain Highway North Conway, NH, 03860 Phone: 603-356-2551

Parents and kids find plenty of adventure and comfort

The White Mountains of New Hampshire could pose as a poster for family vacations. If you include the choice of accommodations at Holiday Inn Express & Suites North Conway you have a winning mixture of off-property activity and on-property comfort. Choosing a suite allows families to spread out, and amenities like rollaway beds, cribs, kitchenette, min-fridge, and microwave ovens are helpful for child-heavy families. After a free buffet breakfast, families can rocket off to child-friendly places like nearby Storyland or the Cranmore Summer Outdoor Park. Snow sports are close, at Attitash, Wildcat, and Cranmore Mountain. Back at the hotel, kids eat free and the family can kick back in the glass enclosed indoor pool and hot tub. Mom: there’s laundry service!

2907 Main Street (Route 6A) Brewster, MA, 02631 Phone: 508-896-9000 Toll-Free: 800-343-6074

Unbeatable luxury and family fun

This luxurious resort is situated on a bluff overlooking Cape Cod Bay in a quaint New England village of beaches, sea captains' homes and tree-lined streets. Its 429 acres lie close to everything on Cape Cod. The Ocean Edge Venture Program offers experiential adventures for children ages 4 to 12 including kite making, bicycle rides, and face painting and travels to a variety of locations on property. There’s a Parent's Night Out when the resort serves your kids pizza and entertains them with games and movies so that you can enjoy some time alone. The Villages offers eleven tennis courts, four pools, two fitness centers, a basketball court, picnic area and toddler playground. Exclusive access to the private beach and bonfires at sunset are also yours to enjoy.

20 Coogan Boulevard Mystic, CT, 06355 Phone: 860-572-0731

Mystic loves families with a Hilton touch

Mystic is for family fun. Make this your headquarters while in this charming seaside town. Sightseeing will get you plenty and the hotel provides complimentary shuttle service within a five-mile radius and surrounding destinations. You’re across the street from Mystic Aquarium and Institute for Exploration. Olde Mistick Village, also adjacent to the hotel, has quaint shops and picturesque surroundings. Mystic Seaport will teach you everything you want to know about 19th century life on the coast. Cozy guest rooms and suites have cable TV, coffeemakers and high speed internet access while a suite will give you more room and plusher amenities. Eat in or out, stay buff in the fitness center and relax in the heated indoor pool. You’re just one block from I-95 and midway between New York City and Boston. Ok, go!

412 Main Street -- Route 28 West Yarmouth, MA, 02673 Phone: 866-469-8222

Mid Cape family fun on and off site

Located in the heart of historic Cape Cod, this family oriented fun-filled vacation destination features studios, one bedroom suites, private entrance townhouse studios and suites, and deluxe suites with in-room whirlpools. Each unit is equipped with a refrigerator, coffeemaker, toaster, microwave and tableware. Air conditioning, TV/DVD's and complimentary Wi-Fi are included. Relax in the indoor or outdoor pools while the kids enjoy their own wading pool. Guest facilities also include an arcade, health center, racquetball court, basketball courts, cook-out/picnic facilities, and seasonal activity programs for both kids and adults. Conveniently located in the Mid-Cape area, you’re minutes from Cape Cod's beautiful beaches and harbors and the quaint villages of Provincetown, Hyannis, Falmouth and Chatham with great dining, theatres, nightlife, and family attractions.

639 Main Street Ogunquit, ME, 03907 Phone: 207-646-4600 Toll-Free: 866-469-8222

Bring the family and this Ogunquit resort will supply the rest

Everyone will enjoy this friendly resort. Luxury suites feature master bedrooms with whirlpool spa, living rooms with electric fireplace, sleep sofas, cable television and free wireless internet. The kitchenette comes with small fridge, microwave, coffeemaker, toaster, electric cook-top, and electric skillet. Keep the energy going in the children's playground, indoor pool, and the exercise room with lockers and sauna. Gather round the barbeque area for a summer feast or settle into a lounge chair with a favorite read from the library. The beach is accessible on foot or by shuttle and you can rent everything from chairs and umbrellas to boogie boards and skimmers. The daily and seasonal activity schedule offers swims, hikes, river treks and climbing. Or just head into Ogunquit for some sightseeing, shopping and great food.

Route 7 Lenox, MA, 01240 Phone: 413-637-1469

Pack the car and head for the Hills

The perfect family vacation awaits in the Berkshire Hills with breathtaking scenery and unlimited recreational activities. You’ll find lots of room and every amenity in a home away from home. Set on a 223-acre estate, the resort features one and two bedroom condominiums with master bathroom with Jacuzzi, kitchen, dining and living areas, fireplace, entertainment tech, and a deck overlooking the pond. The library/computer room has a wide assortment of games, puzzles, and outdoor sporting equipment. There’s an indoor and outdoor pool, exercise room with hot tub and sauna, a playground, tennis, basketball, rowboats and canoes, and trails for walking, hiking, or cross country skiing. Off site adventure is yours plus historic places, museums, great food, music, shopping and more.

25 Summer Street Plymouth, MA, 02360 Phone: 877-496-5134

Located in the Heart of Historic Plymouth

On the site of the original Pilgrim settlement, the John Carver is steps away from Plymouth’s attractions. Relax on the sandy beaches, stroll and shop on Main Street or relax in one of our beautiful guest rooms or luxurious fireplace suites. Make a Splash in the exclusive Pilgrim Cove Indoor Theme Pool complete with a replica of the Mayflower II, 80-foot water slide, waterfalls, lap lanes and whirlpool set amidst a replica of Plymouth Rock. Dine in the family-friendly Hearth ‘n Kettle Restaurant or the new WaterFire Tavern featuring delicious fare in a unique, fun atmosphere. Indulge in the full-service Beach Plum Spa offering a complete collection of services for women, men and children. Family Vacation Package available. Reserve online.

2 Sea Cliff Avenue Old Orchard Beach, ME, 04064 Phone: 207-934-4874 Toll-Free: 800-326-4589

Remember the summer when you were a child and your family went on vacation?

Remember how you dreamed about what you wanted to do to make your vacation perfect? First, there had to be things to do, lots of things, like miniature golf, games, amusements, and rides. Then, there had to be food - the type of food that you wanted, like pizza, fried dough, cotton candy, caramel popcorn. And there had to be a beach - a big, broad stretch of sand where you could build castles, run with a kite, or just sit and soak in the sun’s warmth. That vacation still exists at Old Orchard Beach and is waiting for your children and the child still inside of you at the Sea Cliff House Motel. Our lodgings offer a choice of clean, comfortable apartments or motel units. This is a beautiful, quiet oceanfront location with a heated pool, great views and a friendly atmosphere that your family will love.

123 Old River Road Andover, MA, 01810 Phone: 978-975-3600

A visit to Boston with the kids can be an adventure of historic proportions, and the Doubletree by Hilton Boston Andover is the perfect launching point. Just 30 minutes north of downtown Boston and a short drive to other cities in northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire, our hotel is surrounded by historic New England attractions, professional sports arenas, museums and landmarks. And when it's time to rest, our oversized rooms and suites will provide a welcoming, comfortable environment for all. You and the kids can even splash in our pool or unwind in our jetted hot tub. Enjoy burgers, sandwiches, and clam chowder in our Character's Sports Bar and Club, or steak and seafood in our 189 Prime restaurant. When you're not exploring Boston, visit Lowell National Historical Park, historic Salem, or Canobie Lake Park.

806 Spencer Pond Road Beaver Cove, ME, 04617 Phone: 207-745-1599

Immerse Your Family in the Purity of Nature

Create family vacation memories of fun, joy, and wonder at Spencer Pond Camps, where guests wake and fall asleep to the hoots of loons on the pond, and many forms of bird and animal life traipse past your door. These comfortable cottages have no electricity, but they are equipped with cozy furniture, screened porches, woodstoves, cooking gear, and all essentials for a healthy retreat back to nature. A dock on the pond as well as canoes, kayaks, mountain bikes, and many nearby hiking trails help you get your indoor kids out into unspoiled nature, where they can actually see stars, watch the movement of fish and birds, and push their muscles into the challenges of the adjacent Thoreau Wabanaki Trail or Maine Birding Trail. Marvelous!

319 Speen Street Natick, MA, 01760 Phone: 508-653-5000

Gateway to a family friendly getaway

Families love this comfortable and convenient lodging located just off the Massachusetts Turnpike with easy access to Logan Airport and downtown Boston attractions like Fenway Park, Freedom Trail, and Faneuil Hall Marketplace. Take the free hotel shuttle to local area shopping and dining destinations. See family and friends at nearby colleges Wellesley, Babson, and Boston’s colleges. Explore the fabulous Natick Mall, and enjoy some game time action at local sports bars. There’s a woodland botanical garden at Garden in the Woods, and you can take the kids for a day of relaxation, swimming or kayaking at Cochituate State Park. All the amenities are here from free hot breakfast, free Wi-Fi access, and a gym and fitness center. The Suite Shop® has souvenirs, snacks and more.

155 Sterling Ridge Drive Jeffersonville, VT, 05464 Phone: 802-644-8265 Toll-Free: 800-347-8266

Families and log cabins are made for each other

In a beautiful rural setting astride Mount Mansfield and Smuggler’s Notch is this family friendly resort offering log cabin rentals with full kitchen, living-dining area, cable TV with DVD player. There is a covered porch, an outdoor charcoal grill and picnic table and for the kids, a playground, play gym and sandbox and an indoor table game room. Endless activity and family fun await from guided tours for canoes, kayaks and paddleboards on the water to shopping, farms and farmers markets and lots of local attractions and events year round. Spread out in 1, 2 and 3 bedroom deluxe, wilderness and pet friendly cabins with a seasonal hot tub and pool, two scenic ponds, a volleyball court and mountain trails for hiking, biking and cross-country skiing and much more.

1 Seasons at Attitash Road Bartlett, NH, 03812 Phone: 603-374-2361 Toll-Free: 800-332-6636

Your White Mountain home away from home has it all

This four season family resort destination is your White Mountain paradise. Spacious condo style lodgings can accommodate two to ten and offer a fully equipped kitchen with modern appliances, cable TV, two bathrooms, private deck, wood stove, washer and dryer The new family activities center features a fully stocked game room, exercise room, heated pool, dry sauna and Jacuzzi, plus tennis and basketball courts. Nearby is skiing at its best at Attitash, Cranmore, Wildcat, and Bretton Woods and the Jackson Cross Country Ski Touring Center. Head out to Great Glen Trails, Bear Notch, and great hiking, biking, canoeing, and kayaking. You’ll find popular attractions near White Mountain National Forest like Story Land, Santa’s Village, the Conway Scenic Railroad and Mount Washington.

195 Mountain Top Road Chittenden, VT, 05737 Phone: 802-483-2311

With 350 acres to explore "family fun" is always inviting at The Mountain Top Inn & Resort in central Vermont. Overlooking the sparkling lake and majestic mountains, The Resort has affordable getaways year-round for families to swim, kayak, horseback ride, hike, cross country ski & snowshoe, ice skate, go dog sledding, take a sleigh ride or "swoosh" down the old-fashioned sledding hill (sleds provided). Our Children's Summer Horsemanship Camp is popular with our young guests. It is a fun learning experience and an unforgettable part of their summer vacation. We feature a kids menu with favorites like mac & cheese, pizza, hot dogs and P&J.

329 South Shore Drive South Yarmouth, MA, 02664 Phone: 508-398-6955 Toll-Free: 800-780-1115

Smuggle the family off to the Cape for a special getaway

The family will enjoy this cozy getaway on the Atlantic. Two bedroom units feature full kitchen, living room, master bedroom and private bathroom with rain-like showerheads, a fireplace and balcony. A guest laundry will keep things fresh, free wireless Internet will keep you connected while the DVD player, flat-panel televisions, and a video and book library will keep you entertained. The community kitchen and outdoor gas stoves are for dining al fresco while Smuggler’s Beach is perfect for exploring. The glass-enclosed indoor pool sits astride the water with retractable roof, sauna, exercise room and activities center or back seaside on the sun deck. The Cape is here for the getting so gas up or hop on a ferry and go.

50 Rosebrook Place Wareham, MA, 02571 Phone: 508-291-1800

Family friendly lodging south of Boston near Cape Cod

Everything is here for an affordable and convenient family getaway. You’re just minutes from Cape Cod’s seaside villages and local attractions including Plimoth Plantation, Edaville Railroad USA, Thomas Land featuring Thomas the Train, and Water Wizz. Discover Miles Standish State Park, the world’s largest cranberry producer, Tabor Academy, the Massachusetts Maritime Academy, the National Marine Life Center. Enjoy spacious suites with living and sleeping areas, fully equipped kitchens, and free high-speed Internet access. Hold your own BarBQ and picnic. There’s an onsite convenience store, 24 hour coffee service and complimentary buffet breakfast. An indoor pool awaits at the 24 hour fitness center while nearby is great food, shopping and fun from swimming and kayaking to golf. miniature golf and tennis.

458 Hill Farm Road Arlington, VT, 05250 Phone: 802-375-2269

There’s Plenty for Kids to Do Here, Year-Round

This Inn, surrounded by Vermont countryside, will tire out the liveliest kids in your family brood – guaranteed. Adults and parents might be enamored of the Inn’s luxurious beds, bathrooms, pub, and fire pit, but those kids need more room – which is available in the detached Farm House – and more action. In winter, nearby Bromley Mountains offers skiing and other snow sports. The warm seasons bring plenty of places to hike – including trails on the Inn property – and bicycle and swim. Pick-Your-Own orchards welcome families in fall, also a fine time to climb Mount Equinox. At the Inn property, kids and families can enjoy the game room with a pool table or visits to the friendly farm animals at the barn.

30 Washington Street Somerville, MA, 02143 Phone: 617-628-1000

All in for a great hotel in a great city

Don’t tell the kids but there’s a lot to learn in Boston. You can of course hide all that among the incredible things to see and enjoy as you explore the best of Boston. You’re less than five minutes to Faneuil Hall, Quincy Market, the Freedom Trail and the USS Constitution. Via the ‘T’ just around the corner, you’re less than 10 minutes to many Boston-area colleges and universities including Tufts, Harvard, and MIT. Located just one mile from the TD Banknorth Garden, take advantage of the hotel's sports package when the Celtics are in town. Your tastefully appointed guestroom features complimentary Wi-Fi and free parking - a real value for Boston hotels. Savor authentic New England cuisine, a 24-hour Fitness Center, indoor pool, whirlpool and sauna.

870 Williston Road Burlington, VT, 05403 Phone: 802-865-6000 Toll-Free: 866-716-8134

Like all of Vermont, Sheraton Burlington welcomes kids and families

A Family Staycation at Sheraton Burlington makes travel planning easy leaving more time for fun with the kids. The Family Staycation package includes:
  • Access to our indoor swimming pool and fitness center
  • Free kids daily breakfast buffet (limit 2 per room reservation)
  • Free in room internet access and one free in-room move a day
  • Fort the adults two complimentary local beers upon arrival at Tuckaway’s Pub
  • Late checkout at 3:00 p.m.
Outside the property, the city and region can entertain your kids with tours of Ben & Jerry’s or Vermont Teddy Bear Co., or just throw them into the great outdoors. Then bed down in Sheraton comfort, with in-room movies and a place for the family dog.
Book online or call 866-716-8134 and mention Rate Plan LBPKG1. Offer valid through December 31, 2016.

1251 Eaton Road (Route 153) East Madison, NH, 03849 Phone: 603-367-8896 Toll-Free: 800-373-3754

Kids sleep well after days on beach, boats, bikes, and trails

Bring the family to this wonderful resort on scenic Purity Lake in the White Mountains. For more than 100 years, families have been enjoying affordable vacations and great hospitality in a nature-blessed setting, There’s the lake for swimming, canoeing, kayaking and exploring and mountains for hiking, biking, skiing, snowboarding and sightseeing. Stay together in cozy rooms, rustic lodges, mountainside and slope side retreats and lakeside and wooded cottages and condos. Each offers complimentary WiFi, microwave, mini fridge and coffee maker with some offering common rooms and lounges. There’s a sandy beach, boat docks, an indoor pool and fitness center. Seasonal rate options include lodging, meals, recreation programs and use of all resort facilities. Home-style meals and family relaxation included.

657 West Main Street Hyannis, MA, 02601 Phone: 508-778-4949 Toll-Free: 866-469-8222

Everyone’s a kid on Cape Cod!

Bring the family to Cape Winds and find great comfort and value and in a Cape Cod vacation. One and two bedroom units all with patio or deck have king or queen-size beds, living and dining areas, fully equipped kitchens, 1.5 -2 baths and complimentary Wifi. A fitness center and clubhouse with fireplace frame the heated indoor pool and whirlpool spa. A picnic area comes with volleyball, horseshoes and shuffleboard. Swim and tan on nearby Craigsville Beach or relax on one of America’s Top Ten beaches in nearby Nauset. Great food, shopping, entertainment and history make Hyannis a gathering place for families visiting the Cape. Sail out of Hyannis harbor on a fishing trip or take off on a day cruise to Martha's Vineyard or Nantucket. It’s all good!

588 Wentworth Road New Castle, NH, 03854 Phone: 603-422-7322 Toll-Free: 866-240-6313

Even the tide returns twice a day!

Wentworth by the Sea is a glorious choice for a family vacation that will create wonderful memories both for parents and children. Equipped with both indoor and outdoor pools, tennis and basketball courts, the Wentworth will cater to children of all ages. The hotel is located close to Portsmouth, a city loaded with charm and sophistication. Some of the area’s allure stems from, Strawberry Banke, a historic village that presents the life of Portsmouth people over four centuries. Guided boat tours of Portsmouth Harbor offer close-up views of fishermen at work and shipbuilding facilities or an exploration of the Isles of Shoals, a history-laden cluster of offshore islands. Other attractions for children include the Portsmouth Children’s Museum, Water Country, York’s Wild Animal Kingdom, and plenty of parks and beaches for endless amounts of outdoor fun.

511 Mountain Road Stowe, VT, 05672 Phone: 802-253-4811 Toll-Free: 866-970-0786

No one ever says "I'm bored" at Golden Eagle Resort

Your kids will never forget a vacation at Golden Eagle Resort in Stowe, Vermont. We've got two heated pools, one indoor and one outdoor. You can fish in two stocked ponds. And hiking the surrounding nature trails is always an adventure. You might spy deer, ducks, great blue herons, or even a wandering moose. There's plenty to do in the area, too. Ride the Stowe Mountain gondola to the summit. Tour the Ben & Jerry's Factory, and enjoy samples at the end. Ramble around Stowe, which is full of great restaurants and unique shops. Rest on plush bedding with crisp linens, in rooms equipped with wifi and cable TV. Some rooms also feature jetted tubs, kitchenettes, and private balconies. Wake to breakfast at our Colonial Cafe.

703 US Route 5 South St. Johnsbury, VT, 05819 Phone: 802-748-1500 Toll-Free: 866-489-7902

Bring your family for a blast in the mountains

For a vigorous, outdoor vacation in Vermont’s majestic mountains, you could not find a better place to settle in than Comfort Inn & Suites near Burke Mountain. This non-smoking kid-friendly lodging offers so much to do in all four seasons in Vermont’s historic Northeast Kingdom. In winter, four ski areas -- Jay Peak, Burke Mountain, Cannon Mountain, Bretton Woods – provide plenty of powder for family skiing and snowboarding. In the warm seasons, northern Vermont is famous for its enthusiastic "Kingdom Trails” mountain biking community, not to mention hiking, water sports, and more. Fall foliage is magnificent. The Inn offers plenty of onsite fun and resources: indoor pool, video arcade with pinball, a pool table, and an air hockey table, sun deck, fitness room, laundry, and gift shop.

The Berkshires has a full range of family friendly lodgings

Not only does the Berkshires of Western MA have your family fun covered, they’ve got a mix of lodging options to fit your family’s needs and budgets. Be it a bed and breakfast, local resort, rental property or hotel, you can find one to accommodate your family from the rolling hills of Williamstown to the quaint streets of Great Barrington and anywhere in between. So pack up the entire family and get out & about in the Berkshires. Whether you choose to spend your time indoors or out, the Berkshire region is a welcome respite in the summer. To learn more visit us at berkshires.org or find us on Facebook at Visit the Berkshires of Western Massachusetts.

369 Main Street Sturbridge, MA, 01566 Phone: 774-304-1011

The family place to stay at Old Sturbridge Village

A perfect family destination and lodging combination. Explore the enchanting living history at Old Sturbridge Village then stay in your choice of two bountiful lodgings adjacent to the Museum. The Reeder Family Lodges offers 29 modern air conditioned units each with free wireless internet, 32" flat-screen cable TVs, iPod/iPad docking stations, coffee maker and free continental breakfast. Stay at the historic 10-room Oliver Wight House and you’ll also find four-poster canopy beds, embroidered bathrobes and slippers and adjoining room options for large parties. All guests enjoy the swimming pool, the kid’s playground, and the great collection of 19th-century toy and game baskets. Discounted admission to OSV is included with every reservation and special packages and discounts are available for OSV members and Discovery Adventure participants during vacation weeks.

49 America's Cup Avenue Newport, RI, 02840 Phone: 401-847-9000 Toll-Free: 800-955-2558

Kids can frolic at nearby parks, gaze at sea life on bay cruises

Located on the waterfront in Queen Ann Square – the very heart of Newport and easy walking (or skipping) distance to fun family place -- the Newport Harbor Hotel and Marina also operates its own 60 slip marina for dock. Families with kids can unwind in restful rooms or burn off some energy in the indoor pool. Family vacations in winter get a boost from outdoor ice skating (with skate rental) and cruises to see winter seal activity. In summer, enjoy exploring Fort Adams and Ballard Park, clamber along the Cliff Walk, and stroll the mansions. Expect to receive a welcome gift and free breakfast for kids! Moms and dads will appreciate great dining at the hotel’s Pier 49 Restaurant, wonderful views from rooms, and pleasant walks and delightful shops on the nearby wharves.

733 Post Road Wells, ME, 04090 Phone: 207-646-6044 Toll-Free: 800-448-0925

Affordable Resort Motel in Wells Maine

Affordable Resort Motel in Wells Maine with great location near Wells Beach, Ogunquit and Kennebunkport. The resort features an indoor pool, hot tub, sun deck and bbq area. Free WiFi, in-room coffee, local calling, use of pool, hot tub and pool towels. All rooms have a kitchenette which includes a small refrigerator, microwave, toaster and coffee pot with free coffee. Full baths, climate control, CCTV with DVD, and hair dryers. The majority of our rooms offer a queen size bed and sleep sofa. We also feature two one-bedroom suites with a separate bedroom and small kitchen, dining and living area.

3009 Tower Hill Road South Kingstown, RI, 02874 Phone: 401-789-1051

A family hotel near the best of southern Rhode Island

Holiday Inn’s newly renovated hotel is accommodating to families of every size with the quality and service you’ve come to expect. With 107 rooms, 75 non-smoking, and with standard and wireless internet, the Holiday Inn rolls out cozy accommodations and the amenities you want for a fun family visit to the area. Five accessible rooms with accessible parking areas and a welcome to service animals make it right for every member of the family. You’re close to everything in southern RI from historic Newport. Narragansett beaches and the Block Island Ferry, to premier wedding venues, major area corporations and just three miles away, the University of Rhode Island for a college visit, take in a or just stroll the beautiful grounds.

511 Liberty Hill Road Rochester, VT, 05767 Phone: 802-767-3926

Perfecting the family vacation for 25 years.

Yankee Magazine loves this place, calls it the “Best in New England,” and the Kennett’s, Vermont “Innkeepers of the Year” for 2013-14. This celebrated farm home is the perfect respite for the whole family with common areas, rocking chairs and great home style cooking and hospitality. You’ll experience a real farm vacation complete with a beautiful red barn, a herd dairy cows, and the obligatory barn kittens. Seven guest bedrooms and four shared baths make it just large enough with breakfast and dinner served with local charm (and lots of maple syrup) at the family table. Swim or fish in the White River, hike or snowshoe in the woods, and enjoy the natural beauty of central Vermont that will change the way your family ever thinks about vacations again.

22 South Mountain Drive Lincoln, NH, 03251 Phone: 603-745-7500

There’s no place like a home in the White Mountains

RiverWalk is your home away from home in the Western White Mountains that the entire family will enjoy. This seven story, 79 unit resort hotel offers spacious and furnished studios, one, two or three bedroom condominiums with all the creature comforts plus the services and amenities of a great resort hotel. The kids will love the game room, the indoor/outdoor heated pool, skating rink, skiing at Loon Mountain and four season fun in the White Mountains. Mom and Dad will appreciate the fitness room and spa, the onsite Italian restaurant and winery, plus entertainment and shops in nearby Lincoln, NH. You’re near the highest concentration of natural and man-made attractions in the White Mountains.

97 Four Seasons Drive Mashpee, MA, 02649 Phone: 508-477-3377 Toll-Free: 866-469-8222

Spacious and Cape Cod friendly for the whole family

Located on the southern coast of Cape Cod, just a short distance from Nantucket Sound and South Cape Beach, this family friendly vacation resort offers 1, 2, and 3 bedroom units on a one-third acre lot with a spacious sun deck or patio. Each unit includes a full kitchen, wireless Internet access, central air, a washer/dryer combo (except our one-bedroom units), charcoal grill, cable TV, DVD player, and Jacuzzi tub (except in 1-bedroom units). More great resort amenities include an indoor pool, BBQ/picnic area, children’s play area, tennis, basketball, playground, game room, shuffleboard, putting green, and laundry facility. This enchanting setting is just a short trip to excellent boating, fishing and whale watching excursions. The warmth and fun of a New England family adventure is here.

719 Main Street Ogunquit, ME, 03907 Phone: 207-646-8336 Toll-Free: 877-646-8336

Ogunquit’s Affordable Family Friendly Year Round Resort

AAA 3 Diamond Rated Resort Motel with Family friendly rates. Kids stay free, free local calls, free Continental breakfast, free HBO. Ogunquit’s largest pool, giant outdoor hot tub and exercise room. Spacious guest rooms with Free WiFi, CCTV, AC, Mini Fridges. One mile north of downtown on the trolley route and just 1/2 mile to fabulous Footbridge Beach. Ask about luxury rooms with fireplaces and Jacuzzis. Some with balconies! We also have One & Two Bedroom Family Suites with full kitchens. Easy to walk to dining. Spring, Fall and Winter value packages inc. 2 nights, 2 breakfasts, dinner and more. Also Lobster Tour and Shopping Packages. See low rates and Internet Specials on our web site. Open Year Round.

74 Interlaken Road (Route 112) Lakeville, CT, 06039 Phone: 860-435-9878 Toll-Free: 800-222-2909

A special family place in the southern Berkshires

Bring the family to this scenic resort in the southern Berkshires/Litchfield Hills of Connecticut. Set on 30 acres of lawns and gardens and up against beautiful spring-fed Lake Wonoscopomuc, you’ll find lots of room in 85 guestrooms, suites with fireplaces, townhouses, and a lakeside cottage with a screened-in porch and outdoor fire pit. All rooms have A/C, digital cable, flat screen TV, WIFI, phone and private bath. Savor locally grown farm-to-table cuisine at Morgan’s restaurant on site. There’s a full-service spa and fitness center, an outdoor heated pool, game room, canoes and kayaks, tennis and golf. Head out and hike or bike on dozens of trails and forest paths. Nearby is all the Berkshires culture, entertainment and year round fun.

On Birch Island in Attean Lake Jackman, ME, 04945 Phone: 207-668-3792

Where natural rules and the accommodations are cozy

Be your own Swiss Family Robinson on the largest Island in the middle of unspoiled Attean Lake. The accommodations and living are far less Spartan of course but you will have native wildlife for neighbors. Whitewater raft on the Kennebec River, paddle the peaceful Moose River experience the antlered residents in their own habitat. 1-3 bedroom cottages sleep up to eight and feature full bath, private porches, and wood burning fireplaces. Eat, meet and gather at the Main Lodge and Dining Room for hearty breakfasts, picnic lunches, cookouts and delicious dinners. You’ve got miles of shore line to explore, hiking on the resort’s 20 miles of trails, birding, wildlife photography, and fishing for native brook trout, salmon and lake trout. There’s no better place for families to gather and reconnect.

929 Hingham Street Rockland, MA, 02370 Phone: 781-871-0545

When you're showing your kids historic Boston, the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Boston Rockland is the place to stay. We're a full-service hotel just minutes from the big city, but without the downtown prices. The kids will love our seasonal heated outdoor pool. And youngsters eat free at our on-site Conrad’s Bar and Grill. The eatery serves breakfast and delicious American cuisine for dinner or room service. Room amenities include 47-inch HDTVs with cable, free high-speed Internet access, triple-sheeted beds with pillow menus, bathtubs, hair dryers, coffee makers, cribs, and connecting rooms. We're close to historic Plymouth, where the kids can tour Plimoth Plantation, a recreation of the Pilgrims' first village, and see Plymouth Rock. Or head to Nantasket Beach, a favorite family destination.

25 Airport Road West Lebanon, NH, 03784 Phone: 603-298-5900 Toll-Free: 877-258-5900

Head to the mountains for some family time

Nestled between the White Mountains of New Hampshire and the Green Mountains of Vermont, the Fireside Inn in West Lebanon is a true family-friendly hotel. It's a great deal, too, because kids stay free with their parents.  Our amenities include refrigerators in every room, laundry facilities, Bath & Body Works toiletries, and free wireless high-speed Internet access. Enjoy family time by our heated indoor pool or on our sundeck. Dine in our Garden Court Restaurant, featuring irresistible cuisine served in a tree-filled atrium. We offer a complimentary breakfast buffet each morning with waffles, eggs, bacon, home fries, fruit, muffins and more.  And there's so much to do nearby. Explore covered bridges, hike in the hills, or visit Ruggles Mine or Quechee Gorge State Park.

110 Huntington Avenue Boston, MA, 02115 Phone: 617-236-5800 Toll-Free: 800-228-9290

Historic Boston at a family friendly fare.

America’s first college was started here and today Boston is the home of great academic institutions. Traveling on a college trip or simply want to show your children one of America’s great cities, come to the Marriott Copley Plaza. Marriott’s College Visits Package and other specials, discounts and savings puts you and your family in the Back Bay section of Boston near historic sites and attractions, great shopping, and family fun and adventure. Great service and amenities include guest rooms and suites with refrigerators, pull-out sofa beds or rollaways, cable and satellite TV. Complimentary high speed internet access can be found in the full service business center and public areas. Enjoy great food at three restaurants or a relaxing workout in the health club with indoor pool and spa.

4323 Vermont Route 108 South Smugglers' Notch, VT, 05464 Phone: 855-814-7325

Family fun in any season!

At Smugglers Notch Resort you'll create family vacation memories that will last a lifetime. We're nestled in Vermont's Green Mountains, surrounded by 3000 acres of pristine forest, with spectacular vistas at every turn. Our accommodations are comfortable condominiums, perfect for your family, with fully-equipped kitchens. Most have air conditioning, fireplaces, and balconies with beautiful views. We've got several restaurants at the resort, as well as a country store where you can shop for snacks or meals to prepare in your condo. We're a top ski resort with three big mountains and facilities for a host of other winter spots at well. In the summer, splash in our eight great pools, or try the water slides. We've got all sorts of activities, from miniature golf to Segway tours.

12 Normal Road Bar Harbor, ME, 04609 Phone: 207-288-3210

Bright and modern Bar Harbor hotel with panoramic views of Acadia National Park.

Bar Harbor’s newest hotel offers stunning views of the ocean and mountains from a private location just a short walk from downtown.

Guest rooms feature an upscale design - sleep well in the clean and fresh Hampton bed and enjoy amenities including free WiFi, refrigerator, and work desk. Upgrade to a suite for more space and amenities, including balcony with ocean views. Join us each morning for Hampton’s free hot breakfast buffet, featuring our famous freshly baked waffles.

Amenities include indoor and outdoor swimming pools, fitness center, and 24-hour business center.

351 West Main Road Middletown, RI, 02842 Phone: 401-849-2000

Friendly family comforts in this city by the sea

A name synonymous with families since 1925 is now part of the Wyndham Worldwide family of lodgings. This award-winning Newport destination offers quality service, a people and pet friendly staff, and great value. On site are a fitness room and indoor pool, whirlpool and sauna, laundry and game room. Guest rooms offer a micro-fridge, free Wi-Fi, private balcony or patio and a complimentary grab and go continental breakfast. Explore downtown and the magnificent harbor with great shopping, waterfront parks and Fort Adams then hit the Cliff Walk and discover Newport’s gilded-age mansions up close. An Applebee’s Restaurant is adjacent to the hotel. Let the open air and the ocean grant your every seaside wish and pleasure. Kids under 17 stay free.

Route 28 on Pleasant Bay Chatham, MA, 02633 Phone: 508-432-5400 Toll-Free: 800-225-7125

Voted best luxury kid-friendly resort by Conde Nast

The newly designed Children’s Center offers innovative, educational, fun and whimsical programming for children ages 2-12. A 27 acre waterfront compound, the Children’s Center is equipped with an array of high-tech amenities including a 135” HD screen, Wii Playstation 3 and Xbox 360. The outside area features a nautical-themed “tot lot” for your youngest children and the “children’s area” for those over five. We are Cape Cod’s premier resort, with five-star luxury accommodations, acclaimed cuisine, championship golf, and pure relaxation in an idyllic waterfront setting. Our accommodations range from cozy weathered cottages to spacious elegant suites. Wequassett sits prominently atop an east-facing rise affording breathtaking views of Pleasant Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.

8 Country Inn Way Rockport, ME, 04586 Phone: 207-236-2725 Toll-Free: 888-707-3945

A fun and affordable family vacation in Camden, Maine

The Country Inn is just minutes from beautiful downtown Camden and Rockport, the heart of Maine's Mid Coast, and features 46 nicely appointed suites/rooms with two queen beds or a king size bed, sleep sofa, air conditioning, in-room coffee service, refrigerator and private deck or patio area. During the summer eleven cabin suites are available, just a short walk along the garden path from the Inn. The heated indoor pool, hot tub, and sauna are open each day for the enjoyment of the entire family while the exercise facility is open for adult guests. Nearby are low traffic jogging and walking routes. An extensive continental breakfast is available each morning with baked muffins and specialty breads, fruit, cereals, bagels, and beverages. In the afternoon tea and cookies are served in the library.

277 Main Street - Route 131 Sturbridge, MA, 01566 Phone: 508-347-3313 Toll-Free: 800-782-5425

A rich family adventure still going strong

Sturbridge is about yesterday and full of today’s surprises, family fun, and activity. Within an easy drive from Boston, Rhode Island, and Hartford this historic Inn has something for everyone of every age including country atmosphere, a quaint New England setting and 18th century ambiance. Comfortable rooms and suites lie in three unique lodgings - the Publick House and Chamberlain House, and a short walk across an apple orchard, motel accommodations at the Country Motor Lodge all with air conditioning, cable television, private baths, and wireless High Speed Internet. Eat hearty or light at Ebenezer’s and the Tap Room and follow your nose to the Bake Shoppe and take home some goods and gifts that are like ties that bind families as they have since 1771.

60 Mile Road Wells Beach, ME, 04090 Phone: 207-646-8373 Toll-Free: 800-992-5002

Beautiful Wells Beach is within walking distance.

Misty Harbor’s spacious grounds overlook the beautiful Rachel Carson Wildlife Refuge. There is plenty of outdoor space including a play area with swings and a slide, charcoal grills and picnic tables. A large wraparound deck is located just outside the indoor pool complex for socializing and sunbathing. We offer a variety of yard games such as badminton and bocce as well as numerous board games. We are open year round with many off-season specials available; situated midway between popular Ogunquit and Kennebunkport. Enjoy nearby whale watching, lobster tours, fishing trips and shopping in the numerous antique shops, art galleries and unique boutiques. Please view updated Internet Specials on the “Internet Specials” section of our web site.

61 Market Street, Unit 1C Lowell, MA, 01852 Phone: 978-459-6150

Enjoy adventure by day and a great night’s rest

The family will love staying in the Greater Merrimack Valley with its host of lodging styles and amenities and rates to fit any budget. There are European-Style B&B’s with cozy rooms, private baths free WiFi, wonderful breakfasts and great things to do within walking distance. Hotels and motels - many newly renovated - welcome families to spacious and comfortable rooms and suites with lush beds, free wireless internet, complimentary breakfast buffets, heated pools, fitness centers and special packages that let you jump right into your day’s activities refreshed. Our Historic Inns have all the modern touches too, as well as classic American family fare.

9 Commerce Drive Middletown, RI, 02842 Phone: 401-849-8000

Bring your family and discover history amidst creature comforts.

This historic seaport is easy to negotiate and full of fun for the whole family with great beaches, Cliff Walk, and the fabulous gilded age mansions along Bellevue Avenue. Tour the downtown area and wharves with shops and great food or take a whale watch cruise out of the harbor. And you’re close to the region’s colleges, universities and private schools. Back at the hotel unwind with ergonomic chairs, luxury bedding, flat-screen TVs, and free high-speed Internet. Get some reps at the fitness center or enjoy a dip in the indoor and outdoor pools and whirlpool tub. The Bistro restaurant offers casual family fare for breakfast and dinner and lots of Starbucks coffee and treats. The water and sunshine beckon.

3900 State Highway Eastham, MA, 02642 Phone: 508-255-1132

Relax with your kids on the Cape

Stay at Ocean Park Inn in Eastham and let your kids experience the real Cape Cod. We're just a quarter mile from Cape Cod National Seashore, where unspoiled sandy beaches stretch for miles. Bring your bikes and pedal the 20-mile Cape Cod Bike Trail, accessible from our property. Grab some thrills with a whale watch cruise, or lean about nature with a dune tour. Explore historic lighthouses. Right outside your room you'll find an outdoor pool, hammocks, BBQ grills, picnic tables, and convenient laundry facilities. Take the kids over to the adjacent Four Points by Sheraton, and you can enjoy all their amenities at no charge, including indoor and outdoor pools, tennis courts, a whirlpool, and a game room. Dine at the Four Points restaurant, Bellamy's Grill and Bar.

606 Congress Street Boston, MA, 02210 Phone: 617-338-4111 Toll-Free: 888-796-4664

Embrace the sea and each other in Boston Harbor

Ahoy mates, ladies and lasses. You’ve landed at the perfect harborside hotel for a family adventure. Marriott’s newest addition to the Boston Seaport District was inspired by and designed to celebrate the sea. Stunning views of historic downtown Boston and the harbor compliment spacious and luxurious rooms with all the amenities and a very cool technology that integrates electronic devices. You’ll have access to the hotel’s health club and fitness center with indoor lap pool, whirlpool, sauna and state of the art cardiovascular equipment. Dine from sun up to sundown at M.C. Spiedo featuring old world flavors and farm-fresh ingredients. You’re within walking distance of the seaport’s shops, historic attractions and great food and just short ride to nearby Logan Airport.

115 Elm Street Camden, ME, 04843 Phone: 207-236-4839 Toll-Free: 800-422-4964

Give your kids a Maine vacation to remember

Treat your family to a vacation on the Maine coast at Camden's Cedar Crest Inn. We're a high-end motel on historic Rte. 1, just a 15-minute walk from Camden village, which is filled with great shops and restaurants, as well as a picturesque working harbor. Most of our guest rooms are situated far enough from the road not to hear the traffic. We've got gardens, a pool, and an outdoor play area as well. Enjoy breakfast, lunch, and dinner at our Elm Street Grille, where the menu includes everything from steamed lobster and New York strip to burgers and pizza. Hike in the nearby Camden Hills for panoramic views of the Gulf of Maine or take a cruise on a schooner down the Maine coast.

Mountain View Road Whitefield, NH, 03598 Phone: 888-260-4929

In any season...

Mountain View Grand Resort & Spa is always a great place for families! Children’s time is filled with fun and activities throughout the entire day, including swimming in indoor and outdoor pools, nature hikes, campfires, biking, 'ultimate' frisbee and crafty projects. We also offer our complimentary kids camp called the Mountaineering club. Our trained counselors host imaginative, interactive activities for youngsters ages 5 and up, while parents can enjoy some play time of their own.
In addition, the resort proudly offers four-season fun for the whole family, with cross country skiing, snowshoeing, snow tubing, tennis, swimming, axe throwing, and more activities right on the property. Fishing, boating, hiking and Santa’s Village are located nearby.

77 High Meadow Way Manchester Center, VT, 05255 Phone: 802-362-2739 Toll-Free: 800-548-4141

Bring the family - there are activities for all ages and all seasons.

The Manchester View sits high up on a hill off historic Route 7A just two miles south of Dorset in the Green Mountains of southern Vermont and minutes from some of Vermont's best family fun. Bromley, Stratton, and Magic mountains are all close by. Stratton and Bromley offer summer as well as winter activities. At Bromley the Adventure Park offers family entertainment events, a kiddie park, water slide, miniature golf, zip line, and a brand new Aerial Adventure Park.

More Manchester Area family activities include: hiking, boating, swimming and fishing on the Battenkill, horseback riding, sleigh rides, farm visits, fairs and festivals, theatre, shopping, and historic sites. Guests of the Manchester View can use the private Manchester Country Club for Golf and Tennis as well. On-site pool and acres of lawn are ideal for family getaways, especially our Two Bedroom Suites sleeping up to 6 persons.

This fine lodging property combines the best of a classic Vermont country inn, motel or even a small hotel, with large rooms and suites, beautiful views and a very convenient location.

74 South Main Street Ogunquit, ME, 03907 Phone: 207-646-9661 Toll-Free: 800-633-8713

Fun Family Vacation Memories for a Lifetime in Ogunquit

The beach town of Ogunquit on Maine’s South Coast could not be better-designed for a fun family vacation in New England, and Meadowmere Resort and Hotel is an expert at making families feel at home. Parents and kids can enjoy the comfortable rooms and heated pool, or they can hop onto trolleys to shuttle into Ogunquit to race across the beach into the ocean; dive into a lobster dinner at a casual restaurant; enjoy summer amusements; and close the day at an ice cream shack.

Moms and Dads, meanwhile, will luxuriate in this AAA 3-Diamond resort’s pool, Jacuzzis, fitness center, and spa, or check on news and activity elsewhere via wireless Internet access in smoke-free rooms with individual temperature control, voice mail, and cable TV.

Historic Shore Street Falmouth, MA, 02541 Phone: 508-540-3000 Toll-Free: 800-352-7100

Family friendly in fabulous Falmouth

There are family pleasures galore at this cozy Inn on a secluded and historic Falmouth street. Get the family moving with all the activity that the best of Cape Cod has to offer from right here. Near to the village are beaches, a duck pond, playground, bird sanctuary, day spas, shops, galleries, museums, churches, a trolley stop, library, and more than twenty restaurants from sidewalk cafes and pubs to ethnic eateries and fine dining. You’ll find 80 guest rooms from economy singles to standard and family rooms, to deluxe parlor accommodations with an indoor and outdoor pool, spacious grounds with lawn games, umbrella tables, chaises and barbeque grills. Hop on a ferry to Martha’s Vineyard and make this your homeport for easy day trips to Plymouth, Hyannis, and Provincetown.

18 Bacon Road Holderness, NH, 03245 Phone: 603-968-3313

An Old-fashioned Family Getaway in the Great Outdoors

Kayaks, canoes, and Sunfish sailboats are readily available, as are eight beautiful clay tennis courts. Each week at RDC a range of on-site activities are offered, including hikes, guided nature walks, youth recreation and child care programs, wacky canoe races, ultimate Frisbee games, softball, swimming, fishing, boat tours, movies, and just plain relaxing with a favorite book tanning in the sun.

RDC offers a rustic simplicity, respect for the land and good old fashioned fun spread over 115 acres, two peninsulas, and along over a mile of lakeshore,. Our 60 cottages and two lodges are scattered among shorefront pines and granite outcroppings. Each has twin beds, a fireplace, a screened-in porch, private dock, and an antique ice box where ice is delivered daily. If all this sounds like your idea of vacation, welcome to RDC!

67 Atlantic Highway Lincolnville, ME, 04849 Phone: 207-789-2000

A family vacation to remember and repeat

Few places match the family friendliness of this nature-blessed destination along Maine’s scenic mid coast. 387 acres of picturesque mountainside terrain have been preserved and carefully planned for your sensory and activity-filled enjoyment. Family log cabins of authentic Maine pine feature one to three bedrooms and 1-2 baths, lots of space, and a full kitchen, screened in porch, cable television and wireless internet access. Fill your days with tennis, biking, kayaking, and your own private bay beach. In winter, skiing, snowshoeing, and ice skating are on the menu. There’s a year round, fitness and recreation complex, a bowling center and game arcade. Dine in or visit the nearby villages for shopping, sightseeing and great local cuisines. The 3.8 miles of beautiful hiking trails are there just for grins. Yours.

580 Meadow Street Littleton, NH, 03561 Phone: 603-444-0025 Toll-Free: 866-579-0037

A White Mountains vacation mean lifetime memories

New Hampshire's White Mountains are a wonderland for kids. That's why your family should spend a vacation at the Hampton Inn Littleton. We're close to all the attractions -- the Mount Washington Auto Road, Cog Railway, Santa's Village, Story Land, Clark's Trading Post (home to trained black bears) and more. Enjoy hiking, fishing, mountain biking, and horseback riding. In winter months grab your skis and head to nearby Cannon Mountain or Bretton Woods. Our hotel offers all sort of amenities to make your trip fun and relaxing, including 42-inch HDTV with premium cable channels, free wi-fi, microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker, and, if you desire, high chairs and cribs. Splash in our heated saltwater pool. Challenge each other in our video arcade.

307 Great Island Road Narragansett, RI, 02882 Phone: 401-789-9341 Toll-Free: 877-789-9341

Made for any family’s seaside fantasies

This 100 room beachfront Narragansett location comes though for all. Indoors, harborside or poolside, you’ll find deluxe accommodations with wireless Internet access, an indoor swimming pool and a spa/wellness facility with sauna. There’s a casual bar/lounge and an arcade and game room. and enjoy breakfast at the on-site restaurant. Outdoors in this popular New England fishing village take in the salt air and ocean views and savor the best local seafood. Jump on the Block Island Ferry, or take a whale watching cruise, walk the beaches and docks, or stop by the famed Pt. Judith Lighthouse. You’re just a short drive to the University of Rhode Island, Newport and other scenic coastal destinations.

141 Great Neck Road South Mashpee, MA, 02649 Phone: 508-477-0549 Toll-Free: 866-469-8222

Mashpee’s "Family Friendly" Resort

Set on 20 quiet, wooded acres just five miles from Nantucket Sound between Falmouth and Hyannis. It’s Cape Cod’s bucolic south coast where beautiful beaches, shopping, on the water adventures, and delicious local seafood are all within shouting distance. It’s 90 comfortably appointed one and two bedroom condos with a stocked, full-sized kitchen, queen beds, two full bathrooms, and all your linens and paper goods. This is a kid’s paradise with mini-golf, volleyball, horseshoes and shuffleboard. Unwind in one of the large pools or hot tub or get some time at the exercise room or the two tennis courts. Local marinas can set you up with equipment rentals, fishing charters, and excursions to Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket.

107 Atlantic Road Gloucester, MA, 01930 Phone: 978-283-7600 Toll-Free: 888-802-7666

An Oceanfront Adventure

Gloucester, America's Oldest Seaport, miles of sandy beaches, nautical quests, cultural ventures and the freshest fish. Come home to the Cape Ann’s largest outdoor pool, huge spa, granite fire pit, Cape Ann Water Shuttle, bicycles, gas grills, movies, billiards, games, books, seaside breakfast, afternoon cookies and so much more – all included. Every room has a magnificent ocean view so you may have a hard time deciding between the patio or balcony rooms of the Oceanfront House and Seaside House. Let us pamper you with pillow top beds, large comfortable outdoor seating, flat screen HD satellite TV’s, high speed Wifi, plush bath sheets, pool towels, in-room Starbucks’s Coffee and Tazo Teas, friendly and knowledgeable concierges and more.

25 America's Cup Avenue Newport, RI, 02840 Phone: 401-849-1000

Newport Marriott is stocked and ready for family fun

Your children will be (temporarily) stunned by the range of fun activities and thrilling sights in Newport, starting from the family’s home base at the harborside Newport Marriott. A recent, major renovation of the famed seaside hotel allows the family to wake up to nautical views in spacious, well-designed guest rooms. After a bracing meal at the terraced MainSail restaurant or a Grab-N-Go breakfast, you’re off to the hotel’s own pool, fitness rooms, and spa or to Newport’s fine beaches, dramatic Cliff Walk, tours of historic Newport Mansions, harbor cruises, or opportunities to sail at Fort Adams. Services that are helpful for an active family – like an ATM, in-house laundry, enhanced Internet – are at your fingertips, to make your family’s Newport visit a breeze.

1515 White Mountain Highway - Route 16 North Conway, NH, 03860 Phone: 603-356-6901 Toll-Free: 800-468-3666

Fabulous Family Fun in the Mount Washington Valley

North Conway is magnetic north for family fun in the White Mountains. The Green Granite Inn puts you in the heart of the scenic Mount Washington Valley with comfortable surroundings and value prices. Enjoy country inn hospitality, hearth fireplace, unique lodge furnishings, mountain views and a swap library. The Inn offers one-bedroom suites, rooms with bunk beds, and regular guest rooms some with kitchenettes, TVs, living areas, and whirlpool tubs. Enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast, indoor & outdoor heated pools, hot tub & fitness room, a playground area for young children and an endless array of outlet shops right next door. You’ll find enough restaurants, day and nightly seasonal events, and magnificent local attractions to keep the whole family busy and smiling.

4216 Route 11 Peru, VT, 05152 Phone: 802-824-6941 Toll-Free: 800-722-2159

Southern Vermont’s Family Friendly Hotel

The Lodge at Bromley is the ideal spot for a family ski vacation! Located right next to the ski slopes, our freshly renovated hotel provides convenience and modern comforts, in and out-of-doors. Family rooms are available in a variety of sizes and bed arrangements, to make sure everyone is comfortable. And of course, plenty of activities for you and the kids to do besides skiing - from the game room to outdoors sports in any season. Historic Manchester Village is also ten minutes away, featuring shops, restaurants and attractions for all ages. Group rates also are available for large families and reunions - please call for additional information.

372 Main Street Great Barrington, MA, 01230 Phone: 413-528-3150

Pack the car and head for the family friendly Berkshires

The Berkshires have been a family place since the mountains first formed it seems. Today summer camps, prep schools, small colleges, and all manner of outdoor recreation can be found in this family friendly corner of New England. Enjoy family style lodging within walking distance of historic downtown and restaurants, shops, the local performing arts center and more. Kids 17 and under stay free with an adult. Rooms include cable television with HBO, free internet and complimentary continental breakfast. You’re just a short trip from the area’s hottest ski slopes, fabulous fishing, the spiritual home of New England auto racing at Lime Rock Park, celebrated museums and exciting nightlife. You’ll love the convenience with easy access from to I-90, Route 7, Route 23, and the Taconic State Parkway.

253 Greenmanville Avenue Mystic, CT, 06355 Phone: 860-536-2654 Toll-Free: 800-446-4656

Take the family back to the 19th century in 20th century comfort

First things first. The whole family will love it here. Friendly staff, a heated indoor swimming pool, a fitness room, and right out the door Mystic Seaport, a 19th century coastal village brimming with fun, excitement and adventure. You’re within shouting distance of lots of local family activities, the arts and museums, entertainment and great food. Nearby are the Mystic Aquarium and Olde Mistick Village with over 40 stores and great restaurants. Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun casinos and the USS Nautilus Museum are minutes away by car. If you must rest, the spacious guest rooms feature one king or two queen size beds, high-speed wireless internet access, in-room safes, coffeemakers, a microwave and a refrigerator. The hotel is handicapped accessible and children under 17 stay free.

8A Centennial Drive Peabody, MA, 01960 Phone: 978-977-9700 Toll-Free: 877-901-2083

Historic seaside town with tales to tell and a popular hotel

Among other delights, the family friendly north shore of Boston offers the sea. You can smell it, taste it and savor it from every vantage. Board a whale watch in scenic Gloucester, savor American art’s “Motif #1” in Rockport and browse unique gift and craft shops. Or just find yourself on the beach or the harbor to make the experience last a while longer. Historic Salem offers vintage merchant ships and the fascinating Peabody Essex Museum, while you can stand where the US Navy first set sail in Marblehead, one of America’s most beautiful little towns. Your cozy rooms provide whatever amenities you need including high speed internet and the Marriott Revive bed. Dine at Sophia's restaurant, relax at the swimming pool and fitness center, or play golf right nearby.

3 Village Road Waterville Valley, NH, 03215 Phone: 603-236-4501 Toll-Free: 800-349-2327

Make this your favorite family home away from home

Families that love adventure will find it in the White Mountains in one of the Northeast's biggest outdoor playgrounds. Relax in individually owned superior, deluxe and loft style suites that sleep 4-8. Enjoy fully-equipped kitchens, dining/living area, full bath and a separate bedroom with queen or king size bed, twin bed with trundle and a pull down Murphy bed or sleeper sofa in the living room. There’s free wireless internet, indoor and outdoor heated pools, an exercise room, a children’s cinema and game room. Take the Cog Railway up Mt. Washington or a chair lift at Snow’s Mountain. Year round there’s skiing, skating, hiking, boating, tennis and golf and great shopping, food and the White Mountain Athletic Center in Town Square.

687 Main Street Ogunquit, ME, 03907 Phone: 207-646-4562 Toll-Free: 800-646-6453

On the White Sands of Ogunquit

Who knew? Ogunquit is a great vacation destination for families too. And the Milestone Inn is your perfect spot to land and set out from for family fun at a family-friendly price. Set back from the sea with scenic views of the Maine coast, the Milestone offers cheerful rooms and the great service and amenities you’d expect at a higher priced resort. Kids will enjoy the pampering too. There’s five beautifully landscaped acres, a fitness center and heated pool, free wireless internet and complimentary continental breakfast guest laundry and shuffleboard courts for on-site relaxation and recreation. Step out and you’ll be just a short walk or trolley ride to the white sands of Footbridge Beach and the center of charming Ogunquit village for sightseeing, shopping, restaurants, amusements and more.

1746 Mountain Road Stowe, VT, 05672 Phone: 802-253-7355 Toll-Free: 800-253-2232

Family and pet friendly lodgings with all the activities and amenities

Set in a sensational natural paradise in Stowe Vermont, this renown resort and spa offers the ultimate vacation experience for families. This activity filled getaway features relaxed and comfortable guestrooms, spacious suites, and townhomes ideal for the whole gang. You’ll enjoy the fully-equipped sports club, a sensational, award-winning restaurant, and more than enough year round fun to keep the whole family moving and smiling. You’ll find the best skiing and riding in the East via a free and easy trolley ride to Stowe Mountain. Children under 12 stay for free with parents and pets are welcome and will have their own dog friendly accommodations. You’ll have a great time on Stoweflake's extensive dog trails on 60 acres of wide-open space.

Ocean Avenue Kennebunkport, ME, 04046 Phone: 207-967-5457 Toll-Free: 800-337-4862

The Perfect Family Resort in Kennebunkport

Rhumb Line Resort has all the amenities families want at affordable family rates. We offer our guests fantastic amenities like indoor & outdoor heated pools, hot tubs, and a sauna and fitness center all in a quiet wooded setting, just a short walk to ocean. All rooms have two 2 queens or 1 king-size bed, WiFi, AC/Heat, cable TV, a mini fridge, a coffee maker, and a deck or patio. All rooms include a deluxe Continental Breakfast and kids 12 and under stay free. We also offer spring, fall, and winter Getaway Packages. There is something for every member of your family at Rhumb Line Resort.

7 Main Street Middletown, CT, 06457 Phone: 860-854-6300 Toll-Free: 800-637-9851

Explore central Connecticut with your kids

Your family will feel right at home when you spend your vacation time at the Inn at Middletown. Amenities in our rooms include 37-inch flat screen HDTVs with HBO, complimentary wireless Internet, coffee makers, hair dryers, and black-out drapes. Roll-away beds are available. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are served at our on-site Tavern at the Armory restaurant, featuring classic American cuisine. Your kids will love our indoor heated swimming pool. And there's so much to do here. In winter months hit the slopes at Powder Ridge ski area. Head to Brownstone Exploration and Discovery Park for swimming, kayaking, and wakeboarding. Empower Leadership Adventure Center offers fully-guided zip line tours of the forest at treetop level.

123 Eden Street Bar Harbor, ME, 04609 Phone: 207-288-9723 Toll-Free: 800-234-6835

Bring your family to this warm and welcoming resort

It would be near impossible to dream of a more ideal place for a family vacation than the northern coast of Maine. The Bar Harbor Regency, with its luxurious rooms, marina, heated pool, and superb dining, is the ideal place to unwind before launching into the excitement of coastal Maine. Children and parents have access to free local transportation from the hotel. Local companies offer whale watching trips, sea kayaking, sailing on a coastal schooner, sloop, or lobster boat. Acadia National Park, with breathtaking forests, scenic drives, and abundant wildlife, is among the land-based pleasures of the region. At almost any time of the year, the community plays host to special events that will delight the kids, like chowder and seafood festivals, pops concerts, church fairs, and more.

off West Side Road North Conway, NH, 03860 Phone: 603-662-5391

Forest Lodge for Big Families, with an Indoor Pool!

Have a big, lively family, and need somewhere to put them all? My secluded vacation lodge in North Conway, NH, is just the place! We have room for 20 people in 10 bedrooms, and the kids’ jaws will drop when they see the heated indoor pool! Other family-bonding activities include karaoke, foosball, movie night, or a shared meal inside at the large, rustic table…or outside on the deck under the trees. Or get active and ski/hike the incredible White Mountains!

I know how tough it is to make 20 people happy. Over two decades ago, I found a very special lodge for my big family vacation...and we loved it so much, I bought it! Now it’s YOUR turn to come and stay!

76 Lake Streeet Laconia, NH, 03246 Phone: 603-524-5210 Toll-Free: 800-627-4283

Gather the family lakeside for a vacation to remember

Families have been convening here through 60 years and four generations to prove that the family vacation is alive and well at the Margate Resort. Set in natural splendor on Paugus Bay and Lake Winnipesaukee, you’re in for the best in outdoor recreation and family relaxation. On site is 400 feet of private sandy beach, lounge chairs, canoe, kayaks and paddleboards, and a fun and festive Beach Bar where lunch, dinner and beverages are available all summer long. Choose a spacious family room with Keurig® coffee maker, Green Mountain® coffee, irons & ironing boards, and hairdryers, a mini-fridge and free WiFi. The kids will find the indoor and outdoor pools to their liking while Mom and Dad can check out the fitness room or get a massage in the spa.

Four Home Depot Drive Plymouth, MA, 02360 Phone: 508-830-0200

Family Friendly Lodging

Plymouth, Mass., is a great destination for a family getaway, and the Hilton Garden Inn Plymouth is the place to stay. In Plymouth, one of the first settlements for English colonists, your kids will see all the things they've learned about in history class. There's Mayflower II, a replica of the ship that brought the Pilgrims to America; Plymouth Rock, where they first stepped onto dry land; and Plimoth Plantation, a recreation of the Pilgrims' village. With such a busy schedule, you'll want to be comfortable, and we've got you covered there. Each of our rooms includes a 42-inch HDTV with complimentary cable channels, a refrigerator, a microwave, a Keurig Brewing System, an ergonomic chair, and Garden Sleep System® beds. We've also got a heated indoor saltwater pool and a fitness center.

180 Water Street Plymouth, MA, 02360 Phone: 508-747-4900 Toll-Free: 866-719-8185

Enjoyable for the whole family

Plymouth Harbor is a great home base for venturing out to have fun nearby, with something for everyone. There’s Plimoth Plantation, with a reproduction of the Mayflower and an accurate 17th Century colonial village. Take a leisurely cruise on the Pilgrim Belle or arrange a whale-watching tour and give the kids a chance for the life-long memory of a humpback whale dramatically leaping out of the water. Take them on a nearby Edaville USA train ride and they can also have fun on the Ferris wheel and bumper cars. And for times when you just want to enjoy the amenities of this luxury hotel, you can relax in the sauna or exercise in the fitness center or spacious indoor swimming pool.

88 Grandview Avenue Boothbay Harbor, ME, 04538 Phone: 207-633-4152 Toll-Free: 800-553-0289

Keep your gang on the go!

A vacation at Spruce Point Inn on Maine's Boothbay Harbor is the perfect way to keep your kids active. There's so much outdoor fun to enjoy at our resort and the surrounding area, you'd need a whole summer to experience it all. Hit the local trails or the shoreline on foot or on bike, or enjoy an afternoon on the bay fishing or sailing aboard the Sarah Mead, a fully restored wooden sloop docked right at the Inn. There's also a kids' camp and evening activities for children so parents get to spend some time alone. Our accommodations are perfect for family groups of all sizes - choose from our modern lodge rooms, seaside cottages, and spacious townhouses.

203 Lund Farm Way Brewster, MA, 02631 Phone: 508-896-7551 Toll-Free: 866-469-8222

History, family fun and the sea!

Brewster Green welcomes you to taste the local flavors – history, sea and sky, great seafood, shopping and whatever whets the family appetite. Amenities include an exercise room, indoor and outdoor pools, tennis and racquetball courts, shuffleboard and volleyball. Two and three bedroom condominiums include full kitchen, dining room, living room with fireplace, flat screen TV' and washer and dryer. For history, visit Plimoth and Heritage Plantations, the Pilgrim Monument and other sites. For exercise and amusements, try our quaint seaside and bayside villages with museums, an Audubon center, bowling, biking and hiking trails, the movies, and a chance to have a personal encounter on a whale watch excursion. And the beaches – always and a lot of them - along Cape Cod National Seashore. Inspiring families for centuries.

1650 Commonwealth Avenue Boston, MA, 02135 Phone: 617-566-6260

Families welcome at this affordable lodging

Boston is a family city. It’s a city of championship sport teams, of learning with some of the nation’s finest colleges and universities. It’s an historic city with sites, homes, and artifacts from America’s earliest times. It’s got a great children’s museum, art, music, dance and entertainment galore. And it’s a walking city where sightseeing is right around the bend. Stay at this convenient and affordable lodging and you’ll have the best of all worlds. Spacious guestrooms and suites offer fully equipped kitchenettes, cable or satellite television, coffee maker, high-speed wireless Internet access. A complimentary breakfast will get you going and out the door in the morning. Hop on the T and you can get anywhere you want to go.

5200 State Highway (Route 6) North Eastham, MA, 02561 Phone: 508-255-3200 Toll-Free: 800-242-2131

Family Activities at your doorstep

We have 40 spacious and comfortable guest rooms, a large outdoor pool, a great wooden swing set with a slide, and a Bar-B-Q Area. We are walking distance to Mini Golf and Ice Cream! We offer direct access to the 26 mile Cape Cod Rail Trail. The Viking Shores is located on the corner of Scenic Route 6 and Nauset Road. Our Motor Inn is only 1.5 miles to popular Nauset Light Beach and world famous Coast Guard Beach both part of the Cape Cod National Seashore. Bayside Beaches, Shopping, Dining and Family Activities are right at your doorstep when you stay with us. The Viking Shores Motor Inn is located only 20 miles from Provincetown and 26 miles from Hyannis.

4800 Basin Harbor Road Vergennes, VT, 05491 Phone: 802-475-2311 Toll-Free: 800-622-4000

Fun stuff for all ages, in and out-of-doors

You'll find scores of fun activities for all ages at Basin Harbor Club on Vermont's Lake Champlain. Splash in our pool, or on the beach, where you'll find a floating water trampoline. Explore the lake by kayak or sunfish or with a narrated boat cruise. We offer tennis lessons for all ages. Or rent bicycles (we have adult and children's) and pedal Vermont's back roads. Our kids camp offers arts and crafts, badminton, basketball, golf, fishing, hiking and capture the flag. Teens can enjoy field games, Wii tournaments, dance parties, mocktail hours and an opportunity to plan their own agendas. We can arrange babysitting, too. Stay in one of our family cottages, with space for everyone.

449 Main Street Ogunquit, ME, 03907 Phone: 207-646-7003 Toll-Free: 800-646-5001

Serene, Luxurious, Affordable

A weeklong vacation or shorter, Gorges Grant meets your family’s itinerary at a price that just may expand your thinking. With special touches and amenities you’d find at a larger resort. Gorges Grant offers the charm of a small inn with a price to match. For Mom and Dad there’s the luxury and serenity they deserve and the amenities and services the whole family can enjoy. Like a cozy living room with fireplace, a heated indoor pool and Jacuzzi, free wireless internet service, fitness center and Raspberri's Restaurant where each morning a special chef’s breakfast awaits your appetites. Step out to explore the spectacular Ogonquit costal region and village to swim, shop, eat, sightsee and more. Gorges Grant Hotel is a smoke-free destination open year round and ideal for fantastic family-friendly fun.

135 Main Street (Route 28) West Yarmouth, MA, 02673 Phone: 508-775-6322 Toll-Free: 800-338-6322

Cape Cod Family Fun

Our family friendly hotel features picnic tables, BBQ grills, volleyball and children's playground. Hit the recreation room at the hotel to watch big-screen TV, and play ping pong, foosball and video games. Relax in our large indoor and outdoor pools and rejuvenate in the spa hot tub.Get your day off to a delicious start with breakfast at 50’s-themed Helen’s Diner, our on-site breakfast restaurant. Then head out for some Cape Cod family fun - Go on an unforgettable whale watching voyage. Fish for blues from a charter boat with expert Cape Cod fishing guides, take a sunset cruise, paddle a rented kayak along a serene tidal creek. At day's end come back to The Tidewater and unwind on our four sprawling acres overlooking Mill Creek Bay and historic Mill Pond with lovely picnicking and BBQ grills for afternoon and evening get-togethers.

1172 Easton Road Franconia, NH, 03580 Phone: 603-823-5542 Toll-Free: 800-473-5299

Made for family vacations

Your family will love a vacation at Franconia Inn, no matter what season you choose to go. In winter, hit the ski slopes or go snow tubing. In summer, enjoy mountain biking, fishing, hiking and more. Our inn is a great place for kids, with crackling fireplaces, a restaurant with scrumptious desserts, and spacious family suites. We're in the heart of New Hampshire's White Mountains, which means there are always fun and exciting things to do. Visit the Flume, or Clarks Trading Post, where the kids can feed black bears. Travel to the top of Mount Washington on the auto road or aboard the Cog Railway. At the inn, splash in our pool or go horseriding. In snow season, we offer rides in a sleigh pulled by a Belgian draft horse.

1 Goat Island Newport, RI, 02840 Phone: 401-851-1234

Newport resort offers family fun, adventure and more

Newport is one of the great family vacation destinations offering almost as many highlights as there are grains of sand. America’s nautical and revolutionary history is here as are the great gilded age mansions, art, museums, the International Tennis Hall of Fame, renown houses of worship, and countless colonial restorations. The education that can be gleaned by young and old is worth its weight in gold. Land here on an island at the only resort-style hotel in Newport and enjoy every comfort, amenity and family activity you could imagine. Spacious rooms and suites, the Stillwater Spa, a fitness center, two pools and three unique restaurants are all on site. Hop on the shuttle and head out for adventure at every turn.

at Tyson, on Route 100, 2 Dublin Road Ludlow, VT, 05149 Phone: 802-228-8602 Toll-Free: 800-356-6844

Bring the family and get away in historic style.

This family retreat in the heart of the Green Mountains is just 5 miles from Okemo in activity-filled central Vermont - perfect for leaf peeping, hiking, biking, skiing, sleigh rides, and much more. One of only six authentic Vermont country inns functioning today that was originally built as an Inn and still operating year round, it features enough space to spread out including 23 rooms (some pet friendly upon request), others with private Jacuzzi and fireplace, a family suite, 7 condos, with breakfast included in most rates. There’s a pool table and an outdoor pool and hot tub. Walk the parks and trails, bring your tennis racket, paddle placidly on Echo Lake, or just find the front porch and chill.

664 US Route 3 Lincoln, NH, 03251 Phone: 603-745-8000 Toll-Free: 888-343-8000

Kids will run themselves happily ragged at this resort

What is there for kids not to like at this lakeside resort in the White Mountains? Nothing. Fun on an ultra-family vacation at Indian Head Resort starts with accommodations, like cottages or houses, where families can spread out. Then come the outdoor activities, year round: skiing, hiking, paddle boats, swimming, and much more. White Mountains Attractions have been entertaining kids and families for generations at places like Storyland, Clark’s Trading Post, Lost River Gorge, and more. If bad weather drives families indoors for awhile, the Resort’s game room, nightly kids activities, and indoor pool are popular hangouts. Meals are easy, with two dining rooms onsite. A Modified American Plan with a kids menu keeps the family fed with easy decisions and reasonable prices.

297 North Street Pittsfield, MA, 01201 Phone: 413-358-4741

Hotel on North is a Hospitable Base for a Family Trip

Hotel on North in downtown Pittsfield is centrally located in the wonderful Berkshires region, a great place for a family vacation with kids. From this home base – where the family can kick back in comfort before or after the day’s excursions – you can explore the hiking, biking, swimming, and picnicking at the region’s state parks; drive up magnificent Mount Greylock; attend concerts, live theater, and dance shows; and explore fascinating historic homes and gardens of the Gilded Age. For a more-restful interlude at the hotel, unleash your children in the kids’ playroom, where they can play games, ping pong table, foosball, or tuck into books in a bean bag chair. The restaurant welcomes young ones with a kids menu. The hotel’s downtown location makes it easy to explore.

1 Clubhouse Road Fairlee, VT, 05045 Phone: 802-333-4311 Toll-Free: 800-423-1211

Driving with the family was never so much fun

This wouldn’t be a family resort without special things for moms, dads, and kids to take part in and enjoy. Lake Morey Resort has it all. Golf, swimming, boating, tennis, hiking and more, and all-weather activities like video arcades, an on-site movie theater, and an indoor health facility with a pool, racquetball court, and Jacuzzi. Babysitters can be enlisted to free up the family’s time when needed. Kids aged 3-12 (and Mom and Dad too) will love the free children's program in July and August available to our M.A.P. guests. Arts and crafts and kids’ sports and recreational activities are part of the children-friendly package. The outstanding professional staff is trained to ensure the safety of every guest – the young and not so young.

55 West Street Bar Harbor, ME, 04605 Phone: 207-288-5033 Toll-Free: 800-328-5033

Adventures await!

The town of Bar Harbor, located on Maine’s rocky coast and adjacent with the spectacular Acadia National Park, is a natural vacation spot for families with children. Harborside Hotel & Marina, a block from the town’s Main Street, provides a restful retreat for all the excitement of the northern Maine coast. Assuming parents can coax the children out of the hotel’s heated outdoor pool, adventure is close at hand by way of a whale watching boat that sails every day from the Harborside’s pier. Other nearby boating adventures includes sea kayaking or daily sails on coastal schooners and sloops based in Bar Harbor. On the flip side, mountain-and-forest hiking and adventures await in Acadian National Park, where scenic views and abundant wildlife will thrill the whole family.

380 State Highway - Route 6 Eastham, MA, 02642 Phone: 508-255-5000

A short drive to Cape Cod's fantastic beaches

Your kids are sure to fall in love with old Cape Cod when you stay at the Four Points by Sheraton at Eastham. We're just two miles from the Cape Cod National Seashore, considered by many to be among America's most beautiful beaches. There's also plenty for your kids to do on-site, from our twin pools and tennis courts to our game room and fitness center. You'll be able to relax knowing that your stay at Four Points will be a comfortable one for the entire family in our spacious & modern guest rooms & suites. Our on-site restaurant, Bellamy's Gril and Bar, serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. With menu items ranging from swordfish steaks to pizza, there's something to please everyone. A children's menu is available, too.

44 Middlesex Turnpike Bedford, MA, 01730 Phone: 781-275-5500

We invite you to join us and see for yourself.

A great family vacation location! On-site, delight in outdoor activities that include volleyball, horseshoes, bocce ball and basketball. Enjoy recreational activities including an indoor pool, exercise room, sauna, and two indoor/two outdoor tennis courts. Doubletree by Hilton Bedford Glen is also nearby a variety of historical and recreational sites to visit, including Hanscom Air Force Base, Lexington & Concord, several golf courses and, for winter visits, Wachusett Mountain and Nashoba Valley ski areas. The Hotel is easily accessible from I-95 and Route 3, and only 20 miles from the downtown Boston area and Logan Airport. The hotel also affords our valued guests easy access to local corporate offices, top shopping, Boston area universities and colleges, and nearby New Hampshire. Designed with an eye for exceptional comfort and every modern convenience, all 281 guest rooms and suites reflect an ideal balance between elegance and technology. Guest rooms offer scenic views of the meticulously groomed grounds and garden. This retreat property is located on 24 wooded acres. Come enjoy dinner on our outdoor terrace and s'mores at the firepit.

17 Pleasant Street Rockport, MA, 01966 Phone: 978-546-3915 Toll-Free: 800-541-3915

Our Carriage House and 3 Bedroom Cottage - Extra Space and Privacy - Great For Families

Enjoy the beach, whale watch, fish, hike, bike, explore.... The Pleasant Street Inn Cottage is a the ideal location for your family stay here in Rockport. This is a home at the rear of our property, surrounded by gardens and lawns. It is quiet, private, spacious and enjoyable, inside and out. The second level of the original Victorian carriage house at the Inn also presents added value possibilities for guests requiring multiple bedrooms and all the amenities of home. Rented by the week from July through Columbus Day, the stand-alone carriage house offers a complete kitchen, a living room and dining area, two bedrooms, a pull-out couch, 2 full baths, a laundry, cable TV and a private deck overlooking the Inn's very productive vegetable garden.

Newport Drive Bar Harbor, ME, 04609 Phone: 207-288-3351 Toll-Free: 800-248-3351

A memorable Maine vacation destination for the whole family

A vacation to Bar Harbor is a sojourn that your family will never forget. The rocky Maine coast and Arcadia National Park alone provide a lifetime of memories. This historic resort ensures that family friendly activities, amenities and special touches only enhance your time together. You’re set on 8 beautiful landscaped acres overlooking the sea with its own shorefront footpath and within easy walking distance to shops, galleries and waterfront activities. The dining is fine in two great restaurants, the spa, world class, and in-season fun includes a heated pool and Jacuzzi, yoga by the Bay, programs for kids, food and wine tastings, guided tours of the Inn’s history and property, and the rest of Maine’s magical coast to explore.

1373 Post Road Wells, ME, 04090 Phone: 207-646-1100 Toll-Free: 800-444-8862

Your Family Vacation Home 'Suite" Home

Village by the Sea is an all suites resort located near Wells Beach, between Ogunquit and Kennebunkport. We are situated on eleven acres bordering the Rachel Carson Wildlife Preserve and tidal salt marsh. Our location is the perfect spot for those who enjoy quiet pleasures such as watching the Great Blue Herons while being in close proximity to miles of sandy beaches and rocky coastline, whale watching, deep sea fishing, boating, amusement parks. Also close by are factory outlets, antique shopping, excellent seafood restaurants and golf courses. All of our spacious units are one and two bedroom suites that have all the comforts of home including a living room, dining room, fully equipped kitchen, 1 or 2 bedrooms and, in most cases, 2 baths.

65 Atlantic Avenue Misquamicut, RI, 02891 Phone: 401-348-8200

An ocean of family fun on the south coast of Rhode Island

It’s “hit the beach” for you and the family at this popular oceanfront resort. Situated on the Atlantic and steps from Misquamicut State Beach, you’re just a ferry ride to Block Island or short drive to the Mystic Aquarium, Watch Hill, water parks, local farms and wineries, golf, great shopping, and movie theaters. All guestrooms have a balcony or patio with an ocean or pool view and feature flat screen cable television, refrigerator, microwave, and free Wi-Fi. There’s a heated outdoor pool and game room for the kids. Sit by the ocean for breakfast, lunch and dinner at The Kitchen restaurant on site. Savor fresh local seafood and traditional American cuisine as you celebrate family time together at this special destination by the sea.

37 Corey Road -- Route 43 Hancock, MA, 01237 Phone: 413-738-5500 Toll-Free: 800-882-8859

Your family belongs here

Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort offers lodging accommodations perfect for any Berkshire getaway. Choose from our Country Inn Suites,or two or three bedroom mountainside Vacation Homes. We offer a host of amenities and activities to make you feel at home, including shopping and dining in the Village Center and Country Inn, outdoor heated swimming pool, the In-Touch Day Spa, fitness room, game room and more. Jiminy Peak is also home to the largest ski and snowboard resort in southern New England, and the only mountain resort in North America to generate its own energy using alternative wind power. Jiminy's 45 trails and 9 lifts cater to all skill levels and fun for all, while our three terrain parks provide rails and jibs for the new and experienced park riders.

Since opening in 1948 Jiminy Peak has evolved to become a 4 season resort, offering something for everyone. Our mission is to provide positive, memorable, Mountain Resort experiences with outstanding, friendly and helpful service in remarkably beautiful surroundings; inspiring guests to return again and again.

177 Mentor Avenue Laconia, NH, 03246 Phone: 603-556-7028 Toll-Free: 855-474-4360

At Summit Resort, come prepared for family fun

At Summit Resort in Laconia, NH, we offer spacious two-room suites with room enough for six. With that many folks, you'll be looking for some fun, and we've got it. We're located beside Weirs Beach, on shimmering Lake Winnipesaukee. That means you'll enjoy swimming, fishing, canoeing, kayaking, boating, and other water sports. You can also unwind in our 25,000-square-foot Amenities Center, where you'll find pools, water slides, racquet ball courts, saunas, a Roman spa, and more. We've got an outdoor pool, too. You'll also find an X-Box Kinect Gaming System in Lobby. Room amenities at Summit include a full kitchen, in-room washer and dryer, an electric fireplace, two flat-screen TVs, a balcony, and a Jacuzzi tub in the master bath.

261 Point Sebago Road Casco, ME, 04015 Phone: 207-655-3821 Toll-Free: 800-655-1232

Kids understand the point of a perfect family vacation – fun activities!

Point Sebago Resort is located on the shores of pristine Sebago Lake, Southern Maine's largest lake. Enjoy a picturesque lakefront setting that combines award winning a free children's programs with a friendly, caring staff, a marina, a nationally recognized 18-hole championship golf course, a lake view restaurant, a fabulous entertainment program, lounge and a host of other recreational amenities to offer the ultimate vacation getaway. Point Sebago has been nationally recognized as the Northeast's premier family outdoor resort and the a perfect family vacation. With 775 shorefront and wooded acres, we are the perfect place for your spring and fall getaways, and summer long family vacation weeks.

818 Charlestown Road Springfield, VT, 05156 Phone: 802-885-4516

Explore Vermont with your kids

The place to stay when exploring Vermont with your kids is the Holiday Inn Express Springfield. They'll love splashing in our oversized, heated, indoor, saltwater pool. And they'll be challenging you in our game room, which includes a pool table and a wide assortment of video games. Fill them up every morning at our hot breakfast bar, which includes bacon, eggs, cereal, pancakes, sticky cinnamon buns, and 100-percent-Arabica-bean coffee. And there's so much to do here, you'll never hear anyone say "I'm bored." We're just a short drive from Bromley Mountain and Okemo resorts, so if it's snowing, bring skis. Another fun activity is the Green Mountain Railroad, and antique train that travels through the hills. Or head to the Vermont Country Store and it's enormous candy counter.

24 Canal Road Orleans, MA, 02653 Phone: 800-772-6453

Friendly family lodgings along the National Seashore

The National Seashore is your 27,000 acre backyard for swimming, sunning, hiking and biking. Just minutes away on foot or by car are charming villages and local attractions like mini golf, boat rentals, fishing charters and whale watching. You can launch your visit to Nantucket and Martha’s Vineyard from nearby Hyannis while Main Street is for shopping, grabbing an iced tea or ice cream cone or finding that great summer book. This most family friendly of Orleans hotels offers affordable lodging with complimentary continental breakfast, clean and comfortable deluxe rooms or large and spacious efficiencies. The only Orleans hotel with both indoor and outdoor pools, you’ll also find a hot tub, saunas, a game room, a sunny patio area, and a centrally located barbecue area with gazebo.

296 State Street Boston, MA, 02109 Phone: 617-227-0800

The Marriott is Boston’s family place!

For a special treat, bring your family to Boston’s historic waterfront and stay at the Marriott Long Wharf Hotel. You’re within a short walk to the New England Aquarium, the Children’s Museum and the Museum of Science. Your room or spacious suite will have all the comfort and tech you and your kids want with great views of the waterfront, cozy linens, big flat-screen TVs and wireless high-speed Internet. There’s a complimentary refrigerator and coffee maker too and 10 allergy-friendly rooms if you need one. The hotel is completely smoke free. Give the family a taste of history and great food at Faneuil Hall and Quincy Market, watch the Celtics and Bruins at the TD Garden, then get some fresh air and exercise on the Boston Commons.

175 Tyler Place Highgate Springs, VT, 05460 Phone: 802-868-4000

Six generations of family – plus yours

Presenting the all inclusive family vacation. 165 acres on a private lakeshore in northern Vermont. 70 cozy family cottages and suites tucked in nature’s spaces featuring separate parents' bedrooms and 1-4 bedrooms for children or extended family, almost all with living rooms, screened porches, kitchenette or in-room microwaves and fridge. A rambling, country Inn offers a separate sleeping wing with 12 family suites and studios. Three healthy meals served each day with Vermont’s own local food and specialties atop the menu. The Fireplace Lounge and Bar provides relaxation, food, drink and entertainment for Mom and Dad while the wildly imaginative children's programs, great recreational facilities and sports equipment make for endless kids fun and every kind of family activity. A magnificent destination to please every age and vacation inclination.

401 Western Avenue St. Johnsbury, VT, 05819 Phone: 802-748-5666 Toll-Free: 866-485-0639

Kids and parents will find plenty of adventure in all seasons

Families with kids and adults of all ages will find plenty to love on a vacation at the Fairbanks Inn, in Vermont’s majestic Northeast Kingdom. Standard rooms have everything you need: microwaves and refrigerators, a balcony or courtyard, Internet, cable TV. For a bigger family, a suite can also offer more space and a kitchenette. Your family dog is welcome! The Inn has a heated outdoor pool for a quick splash after your arrival, but if you are ready to venture off the property, the sky’s the limit: major ski areas, mountain biking, history museums and a planetarium, theme parks like Santa’s Village and Clark’s Trading Post, Ben & Jerry’s and the irresistible candy counter at Chutters General Store. Plenty to do every season!