Discover the Ultimate Family-Friendly Spring Break Escapes This Season

Discover the Ultimate Family-Friendly Spring Break Escapes This Season

Planning a family spring break? Look no further. We have handpicked the top family-friendly hotels for this season. Whether exploring the culture of Southwest France at an eco-conscious retreat or seeking year-round wilderness adventures in Deer Valley and Costa Rica, these hotels offer the perfect blend of comfort and excitement for guests of all ages.


Domaine Des Etangs, Auberge Resorts Collection | Massignac, France (pictured)

Domaine des Etangs, conceived as a magical haven for guests seeking balance through art, nature, and the essence of French country culture, is both a historical discovery and an eco-conscious retreat in Southwest France. With a 2,500-acre playground of forests, meadows, gardens, and lakes to explore, there’s no shortage of new experiences and entertainment for children on the estate. The dedicated kids’ play area, situated between the Château and the vegetable garden, features three in-ground trampolines, a 50-foot zipline, and a fully equipped jungle gym with swings, climbing structures, and slides. The giant chessboard, perfect for aspiring grandmasters, is a popular activity. Families can take a rowboat out on the pond, go horseback riding through the forest, take a picnic in the meadow, or retreat to the wellness center for an afternoon of age-appropriate pampering. Domaine’s dedicated team can also supervise children when parents need some time off, taking kids on forest explorations or picking vegetables in our on-site garden.

Hacienda AltaGracia, Auberge Resorts Collection | Pérez Zeledón, Costa Rica

Across the 180 acre property - play, exploration, and education are the mainstays of the luxury experience, for all guests, and with a kids club boasting rich programming - no one in the family will be left out of the fun this Spring Break. AltaGracia infuses Costa Rican culture into its Junior Adventurers’ Club which helps children explore the lands, customs, and traditions of the region. Forest hikes, local arts & crafts, and immersive cooking classes span the morning, while the afternoon offers supervised play and games - a combination of structured and free play that ensures surprise and delight for kiddos. In addition, depending on the interests of the family, there is an on-property coffee plantation tour, butterfly garden, waterfall adventures, equine healing & horseback riding, and hiking. Parents can experience total well-being at The WELL at Hacienda AltaGracia or dive into the property’s expansive adventure offerings (tree climbing or bird watching), and then meet up for world-class dining as a group at Grano or a curated fire cooking experience at the property garden, El Cultivo. Additionally, from March 25 - April 6, Mia Rigden, a Los Angeles-based board-certified nutritionist will join the property as a visiting master - helping guests understand their bodies, demystify wellness trends and learn to love nutrient-dense foods with activities perfect for the whole family such as a hosted family breakfast, a Chocolate Avocado Mousse cooking class and a visit to San Isidro Market.

Bishop’s Lodge, Auberge Resorts Collection | Santa Fe, NM

A legendary landmark re-imagined, Bishop’s Lodge, Auberge Resorts Collection is a luxurious and soulful retreat steeped in heritage in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Set on 317 secluded acres bordering Santa Fe National Forest and just minutes from downtown, the 100-room resort invites guests to connect with nature with organic adobe architecture that invokes rich New Mexican heritage and conveys a genuine sense of place. During a spring-break getaway at Bishop’s Lodge, families can cast away on a private stream with a half- or full-day fly fishing excursion across various types of waters from large rivers to high mountain spring creeks and lakes, mountain bike in one of the country’s top ten mountain biking destinations, venture across 1.5 million acres of Santa Fe National forest through scenic hiking trails and to unwind after a day of adventure, relax with a regionally-inspired treatment at the restorative Stream Dance Spa. Travelers visiting over March 15-16 can also experience the intimate magic of The Bluebird Cafe and its second-annual Songwriter Concert Series. Families can witness the renowned Nashville venue–which has gained worldwide recognition for launching the careers of Maren Morris, Taylor Swift, Garth Brooks, and many others–bring its signature ‘In The Round’ musical performance to the intimate setting of the resort’s Bunkhouse. For a local getaway, New Mexico residents are invited to experience this soulful family destination with a special staycation rate this spring break.

Big Cedar Lodge | Ridgedale, MO

Spanning over 4,600 acres, America’s premiere wilderness resort, Big Cedar Lodge, offers a haven for nature lovers, discerning golfers, families, relaxation seekers, and everyone in between all year round. Although, during its famed “Adventure in the Great Outdoors” season from March-May, the property abounds with endless family-friendly outdoor activities like archery tag, NASCAR driver-designed go-cart racing, and a thrill-seeking ropes course at the adventure center, Fun Mountain, and reopening of its luxurious lakeside glamping at Camp Long Creek. Families can kick back in the Family Glamping Unit with views of the lake, a cozy kids' tent, a private courtyard, and a fire pit for a night of fun-filled outdoor adventure and stargazing. Parents can relax and unwind at the property’s tranquil Cedar Creek Spa while the kids craft colorful tie-dye shirts or gather the whole family together for a Friday Night Family Date Night, invigorated with buttermilk fried chicken, and other southern-fare favorites, assorted desserts, trivia, charades, and other playful games.


Esperanza, Auberge Resorts Collection | Los Cabos, Mexico - spa re-opened in December 2023

Los Cabos’ only private beach resort, Esperanza, Auberge Resorts Collection, is the ideal spot for families looking for a quick sunny getaway this spring break. From inspiring creativity with activities such as discovering traditional Mexican crafts or making personalized bracelets to learning teamwork with capture the flag and supervised pool time, Esperanza’s Tortuguitas Kids Club is the destination for Cabo-style fun planned for children. This season, Esperanza offers guests a variety of ways to explore the stunning Baja coast from sea to sky with unique experiences, such as a private safari to a secret whale watching destination or enjoying your fresh catch personally prepared by new powerhouse Chef Rául Soto. For families that would rather soak up the sun, Esperanza’s poolside service offers open-air massages and locally-inspired dishes from Cocina del Mar’s lunch menu. For guests of all ages, the resort offers a family cooking class with a focus on hand-picked organic produce as well as pickleball tournaments, for those looking to break a sweat. In addition, the Spa at Esperanza has been revamped with a new treatment menu and concept drawing inspiration from the philosophy and practice of the medicine wheel, utilized by many indigenous tribes in Mexico.

Stanly Ranch, Auberge Resorts Collection | Napa Valley, CA

Situated in the Carneros region of Napa Valley, the turnkey collection of 2-bedroom Villas at Stanly Ranch, Auberge Resorts Collection, offers the ideal Spring Break accommodations for friends to experience unparalleled access to wine country living and Napa’s stunning natural landscape. While on property, families can enjoy numerous spring break experiences including a full week itinerary for the Little Ranchers. Activities will include tours of the Grange with Farmer Nick, family movement classes, leisurely lawn games, and more.

Solage, Auberge Resorts Collection | Napa Valley, CA

For an idyllic early spring break getaway, families should look no further than to Napa Valley at Solage, Auberge Resorts Collection.The property is the perfect elevated family destination, boasting eleven pacious cottage-style suites, including two, two-bedroom Estate Suites and nine, one-bedroom Orchard Suites. Additionally, the luxury hotel is offering numerous family friendly experiences for everyone to enjoy including Private Poolside Cabanasprivate swim lessons, lawn games and S’mores Nights, and lastly sports including Bocce Ball and Pickleball.

Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa | Palm Beach, FL

Situated directly on the beach, the Forbes Five Star Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa offers a luxurious family spring break getaway where parents and kids alike can “play” and unwind. In addition to beautiful oceanfront accommodations designed by Jonathan Adler and private outdoor balconies, Eau Palm Beach offers a newly renovated Kids & Teens Club with the latest educational games and tech, an adults-only poolside bar, and multiple restaurants including Polpo Palm Beach, the second outpost of the Greenwich, CT Italian restaurant, Angle fine dining restaurant, Breeze Ocean Kitchen with an alfresco oceanfront patio, Bōken sushi, and more. Additionally, Eau Palm Beach is home to one of the few Forbes Five Star spas in Florida, Eau Spa, offering guests a spa sanctuary featuring indulgent and results-driven treatments, and outdoor spa garden with hanging chairs over a reflection pool, and separate male and female spaces with steam rooms, saunas, and hot plunges. The resort also offers complimentary bicycle rentals, non-motorized water sports including snorkel equipment and water shoes, and kids under the age of three eat free, and there are no resort fees. This spring break, families can book the Fourth Night Free package on all room categories when staying select nights through April 30, 2024.

Big Cypress Lodge | Memphis, TN

Families can enjoy a rustic nature retreat this Spring Break in downtown Memphis at Big Cypress Lodge, which takes “city glamping” to a whole new level. Fun-filled activities for the family include exploring the 535,000 square-foot Bass Pro Shops featuring the Cypress Swamp teeming with fish and alligators, having some friendly competition at the underwater-themed bowling alley, practicing one’s aim at the archery range, and riding up the Sky High Ride to dine at two 28-story tall sky-high culinary outlets, offering an outdoor observation deck boasting panoramic views of the Memphis skyline and Mississippi River.

The Hermitage Hotel | Nashville, TN

Nashville’s iconic Hermitage Hotel has partnered with Draper James, the spirited lifestyle brand from Nashvillian Reese Witherspoon, to offer the ultimate Girls Getaway. Ideal for mothers and daughters this spring break, shopping, dining, and sightseeing are all on the menu, along with the ultimate photo-friendly memento: matching Draper James pajama sets for everyone in the group. Guests will be pampered with a private shopping experience at Draper James’ flagship store in Nashville’s stylish 12 South neighborhood. Private shopping parties can be arranged – accompanied by coffee, gourmet donuts, and mimosas – or after hours, with chocolates and champagne for mom. Complete your Nashville girls’ trip like a true local and indulge in “Spillin’ Tea with Draper James” Afternoon Tea Service at The Hermitage Hotel – the perfect moment to savor time together. What’s more, with the hotel’s Third Night Complimentary deal, guests who book 2 or more consecutive nights, will receive the third night complimentary.

Quail Lodge & Golf Club I Carmel Valley, CA

Located on the sunny side of the Monterey Bay Peninsula, Quail Lodge & Golf Club, is the ideal place for families to visit for Spring Break. Located on 850 acres, the resort not only has enormous, outside-facing guest rooms with terraces or balconies open up to panoramic views of gardens, but also offers a number of outdoor activities suited for the whole family including: 18-hole Robert Muir Graves-designed golf course, heated outdoor pool, nature trails, tennis courts, a VIP shuttle to Point Lobos Nature Reserve for incredible hiking, and the Land Rover Driving experience, a customized off road driving lessons and adventure for thrill seekers to keep their adrenalin pumping. What’s more, take in the astounding beauty of California by renting ebikes or walking along the one-of-a-kind trails to pick the perfect picnic spot. With the “Stay Longer, Save More” package, guests who book three or more nights midweek will receive the third night complimentary when using promo code: 3FOR2.

Ponte Vedra Inn & Club | Ponte Vedra, FL

Located on the sprawling beach of Northeast Florida, Ponte Vedra offers a charming family-friendly spring break destination. The crown jewel of its namesake town, Ponte Vedra Inn & Club invites families to luxuriate on its pristine stretch of beach and enjoy endless amenities from premier accommodations with beach and golf course views, four pools, eight food and beverage destinations, a 30,000 sq. ft. spa and salon, two award-winning golf courses, 15 tennis courts, a bocce ball and croquet lawn, and watersport activities from paddleboarding to kayaking. Additionally, with a Surf Club and kid’s pools with zero-entry wading areas and waterslides, Ponte Vedra is ideal for kids and teens. The resort has been a beloved destination for multi-generational travelers since opening in 1928 and continues to enhance the property with newly renovated guest rooms and suites on the beach and golf course. For golf enthusiasts, this March the destination will also welcome the TPC Players Championship, and just minutes away, Ponte Vedra Inn & Club is an idyllic destination offering the best of both worlds—the excitement of the golf tournament and the luxury of the ultimate beach resort.

Thompson San Antonio - Riverwalk I San Antonio, TX

Thompson San Antonio – Riverwalk is a modern retreat soaring 20 stories above San Antonio’s celebrated River Walk – capturing the contemporary spirit of this historic Texas city. Families can enjoy the pool deck while parents treat themselves to much-deserved R&R at the full-service Thompson San Antonio Spa. The city of San Antonio blooms with fresh things to do, places to see, and new spots to eat and drink during the spring. Explore along the Mission Reach to experience Texas’ only UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Spanish colonial missions. Let the thrills of theme parks take your next family adventure to new levels at Six Flags Fiesta Texas, SeaWorld San Antonio, and Morgan’s Wonderland. Visit rotating and regular exhibits at various museums, moments away from Thompson San Antonio –

Riverwalk, situated in the vibrant Arts District. From April 18-28, mark your calendar for Fiesta San Antonio, an annual festival providing countless special events that showcase the city's rich Latin heritage and culture.


Four Seasons Hotel Boston | Boston, MA

Nestled in the heart of academia, Boston is home to some of the most prestigious colleges in the United States. For aspiring high schoolers, spring break unveils the city at its most enticing time, presenting an ideal window for touring these universities. The season also offers mild temperatures and a blossoming landscape, creating an inviting backdrop for campus exploration. Moreover, this strategic timing avoids summer crowds, ensuring smaller tour groups for a more intimate experience. Overlooking Boston’s beloved Public Garden and surrounded by Victorian brownstone homes in the Back Bay neighborhood, Four Seasons Hotel Boston introduces "Students in the City,” an exclusive experience providing families with an insider’s look at Boston’s renowned colleges and the unique neighborhoods around them. For families with younger children, the hotel's new Very Important Kid experience promises an extraordinary spring break. Upon arrival, young guests receive a personal welcome and a gold "kids-only" key granting access to a hidden toy closet. The program includes a charming scavenger hunt designed for children. The Enchantment Suite Offer adds to the experience with in-room surprises, including a park-view suite featuring an in-suite tent with oversized pillows, fairy lights, and a kid-sized amenity tray. Take a break from tours and scavenger hunts to explore the Public Garden. Meandering paths adorned with statues, fountains, and vibrant spring flowers surround a six-acre pond with swan boats, providing a picturesque setting as the pansies and tulips burst into spring color.

Madeline Hotel & Residences, Auberge Resorts Collection | Telluride, CO

With beautiful national parks, whitewater canyons, awe-inspiring mountains and blooming forests, Telluride is an adventurer’s playground for families during spring break. The destination’s luxury accommodation and only five-star resort, Madeline Hotel & Residences, Auberge Resorts Collection, offers one-of-a-kind adventure, culinary and wellness experiences for families to immerse themselves in nature and celebrate all the landscape has to offer. Adventure seekers can enjoy horseback riding, skiing or snowboarding at America’s best Alpine ski resort, guided snowmobile tours, sleigh rides, fly fishing, ice skating, biking tours, private art classes and much more. The alpine resort also offers Adventure Guides who are there to assist with planning, booking, and customizing families’ time in Telluride to fit their needs seamlessly.

Hotel Commonwealth | Boston, MA

From its enviable location in the heart of the dynamic Fenway-Kenmore neighborhood, Hotel Commonwealth offers a true Boston experience immersed in local flavor and genuine service. The Official Hotel of the Boston Red Sox, Hotel Commonwealth is steps from the legendary Fenway Park and offers exclusive game-day experiences and renowned baseball-themed guest rooms, from the park-facing Fenway guest rooms to the Fenway Park Suite or Baseball Suite surrounded by Red Sox memorabilia. Families will enjoy walking the Boston Esplanade along the Charles River as the cherry trees bloom with beautiful light pink flowers in the spring as well as the Boston Public Garden, a definite sight to see in April as the pansies and tulips burst into spring color. Cheer on the runners at one of the most famous marathons in the country, the Boston Marathon, with Hotel Commonwealth situated on the final mile. One of the most popular historic sites in Massachusetts, the Boston Freedom Trail is another excellent way to get out and enjoy the fresh Boston spring air.

Lotte Hotel Seattle | Seattle, Washington

Families visiting Seattle this Spring Break can experience the magic of the Teatro ZinZanni Residency at the luxurious Lotte Hotel Seattle. This one-of-a-kind entertainment experience brings together two iconic Seattle brands during Teatro ZinZanni’s 25th anniversary year, promising an opulent, world-class extravaganza in the breathtaking setting of the hotel’s historic venue, the Grand Ballroom in The Sanctuary. Families can join the party and enjoy premium cuisine and world class cirque, comedy, and music for a special evening the whole family can enjoy. When travelers book online on Lotte Hotel Seattle’s website with the code ZINZANNI, they’ll save up to 25% off their room rate. Adventures for the whole family await in Seattle including the Seattle Aquarium, Woodland Park Zoo, Pacific Science Center, and The Museum of Flight, the largest independent, non-profit air and space museum in the world.

White Barn Inn, Auberge Resorts Collection |  Kennebunk, MI

For a quintessential Northeastern escape, consider the idyllic family vacation spot, White Barn Inn, Auberge Resorts Collection, fortified with luxurious accommodations, rustic coastal charm, and boundless opportunity for the whole family to explore Kennebunk’s gorgeous outdoors. White Barn Inn’s Equine Wellness at nearby Spring Creek Farm offers guests of all ages a tranquil environment to care for the farm’s horses and delight in a peaceful environment for meditative walks, connecting exercises, and more. Further, the property is conveniently nestled within walking or biking distance to the nearest beach, features a tree-ensconced pool perfect for poolside drinks and family fun, and offers open-air activities like Springtime nature treks, kids outdoors skills, fishing, and canoeing trips! Finally, indulge in White Barn’s farmsteader’s dinner, inspired by the age-old tradition of Maine’s farmsteads, and enjoy a delectable supper at long communal tables, celebrating the farms and purveyors from the surrounding area, including beer pairings from our local breweries and more farm-fresh culinary delights. e tradition of families gathering

Shore Lodge | McCall, ID

The award-winning lakefront resort, Shore Lodge, located just 2.5 hours outside of Boise in McCall, Idaho, offers undiscovered adventures defined by laidback luxury, for every spring break traveler to enjoy. For those looking to embrace winter weather, Shore Lodge provides a complimentary 10 minute shuttle to Brundage Mountain, which Ski Magazine has credited with 'the best powder in Idaho' and is only just 35 minutes away from Tamarack Resort offering 2,800 feet of vertical on 1,020 lift-accessed acres for skiers and snowboarders, along with Nordic and snowshoe trails. Snow activities additionally include snowbiking (born in Idaho), ice fishing, sightseeing by snowcat, ultimate snow tubing at McCall’s Activity Barn, and ice skating, for the whole family to enjoy. For those who prefer rest & relaxation during their trip, Shore Lodge features three acclaimed restaurants; The Cove, a full service spa offering six treatment rooms and indoor/outdoor salt water immersion pools; and a year-round swimming pool and hot tub. With Spring Break quickly approaching, Shore Lodge looks forward to welcoming you and showcasing all the pristine beauty and serenity McCall offers.

The Lodge at Blue Sky, Auberge Resort Collection | Park City, UT

For families seeking fun outdoor adventure, The Lodge at Blue Sky, Auberge Resorts Collection, is an intimate family-friendly retreat, only 35 minutes from Park City. Spread over 3,500 acres, the resort is full of seasonal activities with a few highlights below:

  • Little Vaqueros Winter Camp: Kids can play Olympic-inspired games on Blue Sky's property with various winter sports, including relay races, kids' archery, Nordic skiing, snowshoeing, etc. The Kids Camp also offers acrylic painting classes or meet the horses on Gracie’s farm and learn about their anatomy.
  • Horse-Drawn Wagon and Sleigh Rides: Families can enjoy hot chocolate while taking a scenic horse-drawn wagon ride through the pasturelands near Blue Sky's property.
  • Teen Adventures: Guests of all ages can explore Blue Sky's pristine surroundings with fun activities, such as a hiking excursion with an expert guide, outdoor teen yoga classes, art classes, horseback riding and more.
  • Equine Program: Learn about the art of cowboying with one of Blue Sky’s trained cowhands to practice the western ranch riding techniques of riding, roping, and cutting in the state-of-the-art Riding Arena. This is a very hands-on, fun, and authentic equine experience not to be missed.

Goldener Hirsch, Auberge Resorts Collection | Deer Valley, UT

Goldener Hirsch, Auberge Resorts Collection, is an iconic hotel in legendary Deer Valley, Utah. The

family-friendly resort offers year-round wilderness adventures for guests of all ages with highlights below:

  • Snow Tubing: The whole family can head out to a snow tubing adventure with the longest groomed tubing lanes in Utah.
  • Sleigh Rides: A magical horse-drawn sleigh ride is the perfect way to end the day with loved ones and appreciate the beauty of a winter wonderland.
  • Bavarian Pretzel Making: Take a fun hands-on pretzel-making class and learn how to twist and turn the iconic snacks into deliciously fluffy, baked works of art in the cozy setting of the Antler Lounge.
  • Hot Air Ballooning: Create unforgettable memories with a family hot air balloon ride over Park City as you take in the breathtaking views.