Parents seek out homes with kid-friendly amenities when they’re planning family vacations—especially since taking the kids on a trip is all about making lifelong memories and creating fun, memorable adventures.
From pools and game rooms to nearby attractions and toy- and game-stocked homes, guests often book vacation rentals based on the exciting amenities available, so that everyone can enjoy the experience, even the kids. Choosing a vacation rental with top-notch kid-friendly amenities can be a money-saver in the long run, since you’ll likely spend more time enjoying your vacation rental and less time on pricy excursions.
As more than 1/3 of Americans take family vacations, according to an AAA study,
TurnKey Vacation Rentals lists multiple homes with kid-friendly amenities for families to enjoy – here are 5 of our favorites.
Tucked away in Port Aransas, Texas, this 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath townhome resembles a resort. It features shared on-site amenities, including a heated pool with a waterslide, picnic tables, and plenty of lounge chairs for guests to soak up the sun. While the waterslides will keep the kids occupied for days, the beach is also a short walk away. A zoo, library, and museums are also nearby. The condo’s living spaces are sunny and open with plenty of room for the kids to play. The vacation rental also comes stocked with plenty of games, and the 65-inch TV in the living room will entice you to stay in for a movie night.
This sleek and modern 5 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom townhome in Scottsdale, Arizona, features a large private backyard with a patio, hot tub, and heated pool. Kids and parents will love the massive game room with a full-sized pool table and foosball table, and there’s plenty of seating and a built-in wine fridge for the grownups to enjoy. The home theater is equipped with video games and other kid-friendly amenities. Just a short drive away is the family-friendly Butterfly Wonderland, OdySea Aquarium, and CrackerJax amusement.
This 4 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom luxe resort-style home is located in a gated community, giving your family a safe, secure getaway with your own backyard desert oasis in Coachella Valley, California. The kids will love splashing in the private pool while the grownups enjoy a relaxing hot tub soak. After dark, the whole family can gather around the outdoor fireplace and roast marshmallows. Nearby kid-friendly activities include bird watching, sightseeing, museums, library, movie theaters, and more. The home comes with a crib, pack n play, and children’s books.
Located it Heber City, Utah, just 10 minutes away from the Park City and Deer Valley ski resorts, this 3-level 4 bedroom, 4 bathroom townhouse is spacious enough to accommodate large families. The 4th bedroom even has 2 twin-over-twin bunk beds, making it kid-friendly. The home is stocked with games, including a Playstation, along with toys and even a pack n play. The cozy living area offers a gas fireplace and 60-inch TV. Families can enjoy the outdoor balcony and hot tub.
Located in Big Bear Lake, California, this beautiful 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom lake-view home is only 10 minutes from Bear Mountain and Snow Summit slopes and a short walk to the nearby village. The newly renovated, well-designed home is full of kid-friendly amenities, including a large backyard. There’s also a hot tub and a fully stocked game room, which the whole family will enjoy. The game room includes a full arcade with more than 10,000 games to keep kids occupied, along with video game consoles, a 42-inch TV, video library, Netflix, and more.
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