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Massachusetts hotels, inns, and resorts welcome your family

Family friendly hotels, inns and other lodgings are abundant in Massachusetts. Family friendly lodgings and accommodations can be found in every price range and in every corner of the state: from city centers like Boston, to the beaches of Cape Cod and Nantucket and Martha’s Vineyard, to the mountains, farmland, and small towns of Central Mass. and the Berkshire Mountains. Family friendly hotels and motels generally offer the convenience of restaurants and swimming pools, as well as close proximity to family attractions, beaches and water sports, skiing, hiking, and other fun things to do for families.

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.

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. Signature Touch spa services are also now available at the cottages. 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.

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.

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

Family Friendly Resorts Off Cape Cod

One of the “Top 25 Hotels in the United States,” per TripAdvisor, The Nantucket Hotel is located in Downtown Nantucket, off of Cape Cod. Take a high-speed ferry from the Cape and we’ll transport you to/from our Hotel. Featuring 1-4 bedroom suites and cottages with kitchenettes; complimentary Children’s Programs; heated pools; The Nantucket Club fitness and spa facility; and family friendly Breeze Restaurant.

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

Plan your getaway at both Resorts and we’ll transport you door-to-door between the islands.

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.

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!

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.

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.

183 Main Street Rockport, MA, 01966 Phone: 978-546-3300

Launch your sightseeing vacation from this Rockport inn

Consider the Rockport Inn and Suites your family’s stepping-off point for the kind of sightseeing that only photogenic Cape Ann can offer. But first, the inn itself: With five acres of landscaped lawns, a big indoor pool and whirlpool, tennis courts, pet-friendly rooms and a free deluxe continental breakfast, the inn is a haven where busy families can kick back and relax. But there is so much to see and do in Rockport, a short walk away! This lovely seacoast village boasts restaurants from fine to funky; galleries supported by one of the nation’s oldest art colonies; beaches that beckon swimmers, boaters and divers; and scenic lighthouses (including a set of twins on Thacher Island).

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

Fill your family vacation with amusement park fun, living history exploration

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

Something for every member of the family while staying in Berkshires

So every member of your family has a different interest they want to pursue on vacation? The Berkshire Days Inn has the perfect solution: Come stay at the motel in the heart of the Berkshires, where there is an activity sure to please each member of your brood. Your son is a skier? Check out the slopes at Ski Butternut. Daughter adores the arts? Visit the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center or the Norman Rockwell Museum. Dad’s into antiques? It’s a short drive to one antiques dealer after another. And Mom wants a night out? Try Shakespeare & Co., Jacob’s Pillow or Tanglewood. Or take the whole family for some serious shopping at the Prime Outlets or exploring the Berkshires’ towns and trails.

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.

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.

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

Take a trip back in time together

Families can travel the back roads of Massachusetts after jumping of the interstates. When you land at this historic Inn, you’ve come home to the past with a delicious present waiting. Work up an appetite at Sturbridge Village then satisfy it with crab cakes and homemade potato chips, old fashioned chicken pot pie and Yankee pot roast right alongside lobster mac n'cheese and roasted turkey dinners served every day of the year. Three unique lodgings offer rooms and suites in Inn and motel settings. Air conditioning, cable television, private baths, and wireless High Speed Internet are in all. Last stop before leaving should be the Bake Shoppe where you can stock up on baked sweets, jams, apple butter and gifts to savor of your delicious visit.

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

Bring the family to this convenient lodging. Special packages with.rates starting at $105, Use the promo code BKDIRECT

Here in one of America’s great cities is an affordable and convenient destination for your next family getaway. Spacious guestrooms and suites offer kitchenettes, cable or satellite television, high-speed wireless Internet access and complimentary breakfast. Head out to see colleges and universities, legendary sports teams in action, and history around every corner. There are venues for kids and the whole family with art, science, music, dance and entertainment enough to fill a busy day. Put on your walking shoes and head out in any direction. Stroll through shops and malls, hop aboard a Boston Duck Tour, walk the Boston Harbor waterfront or some friendly neighborhood to browse and sample the local cuisine. Enjoy great rates, specials and packages all year-round. Rates starting at $105, use the promo code BKDIRECT!

285 Mishawum Road Woburn, MA, 01801 Phone: 781-938-7575

Family friendly lodging northeast of Boston

Here’s family friendly lodging just 10 miles NE of Boston. You’ll enjoy easy access to all points in MA & NH and travel to all the attractions in Boston - including Logan Airport and the MBTA, Lexington/Concord, the TD Banknorth Garden, Faneuil Hall and Fenway Park is easy and convenient. There’s great shopping and dining at the Woburn Mall and a hotel shuttle to take you anywhere within a five-mile radius. There’s also free WIFI, a hot and cold breakfast buffet, 24-hour coffee service and local restaurant dinner delivery. You’ll receive special complimentary privileges at Today’s Fitness Center. And if you find a better deal anywhere else on Marriott rooms, the hotel will match it and save you even more.

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 winter. To learn more visit us at berkshires.org or find us on Facebook at Visit the Berkshires of Western Massachusetts.

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.

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.

13 South Orleans Road - Route 28 Orleans, MA, 02653 Phone: 508-255-1203 Toll-Free: 800-343-2233

A family vacation on the Cape is a gift of memory

For water-loving families, what is missing from a Cape Cod vacation? Nothing. Especially if your family stays at the centrally located Cove on the Waterfront in Orleans, near the Cape Cod National Seashore. Choose a room with kitchenette so that you can get breakfast or lunch out of the way quickly and get to the beach. Give mom some personal time on the private deck with waterfront view or at the outdoor heated pool while dad and the kids go shopping, or on a nature cruise, or a fishing trip. The Cove’s choice of rooms and suites allows space for the family to spread out. At the end of a busy day, rooms have is a flat screen TV with HBO and ESPN for cool-down entertainment.

15 Arlington Street Boston, MA, 02116 Phone: 617-536-5700

The Crown Jewel of Boston Hotels

Enjoy your own magic carpet ride at Boston’s distinctive 1927 landmark hotel. The Taj is a great family destination for a weekend getaway with 273 guestrooms and 44 spacious suites featuring classic touches and windows that open to panoramic views of Boston. The Hotel overlooks the Public Garden with its swan boats and Frog Pond for ice skating while within walking distance, you’re in the heart of great eating and shopping, historic sites and attractions, galleries, movie theaters and the Hynes Convention Center. The same great Taj hospitality, service and amenities are available for you and your family while the Hotel also welcomes pets year-round – up to two per room – and provides each pet with their own pet bed and food & water bowl.

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.

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

One Great Resort, Two Cape Cod experiences

Brewster’s Ocean Edge Resort & Golf Club boasts a variety of amenities for all ages, and was named “Best Resort Cape Cod” by Boston magazine’s 2017 Best of Boston Awards. Summer programming includes kite-making, lawn games, archery, outdoor movies, the Ocean EdgeVenture Program, weekly s’mores beach fires, and more. The Resort also hosts activity-packed February and April School Vacation programming with inventive themes. Ocean Edge offers a variety of accommodations, including family-friendly one-bedroom villas with kitchens, washer/dryer, and connecting rooms, an 18-hole Nicklaus Design golf course, The Beach House Spa, private beach, three restaurants, The Beach Bar, multiple outdoor and indoor pools, nine tennis courts, fitness centers, a basketball court, bike rentals, and kayak and stand-up paddleboard rentals.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

231 River Street North Adams, MA, 01247 Phone: 413-664-0400

Family fun and lodging in North Adams near Mass MoCA

The entire family will love this quirky and colorful restored Victorian Inn in one of New England’s storied mill towns. Named for its long verandas set directly across from the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (MASS MoCA), Porches offers spacious rooms and suites, complimentary continental breakfast, a fitness center and outdoor pool. Spend a day or more discovering the many pleasures of Mass MoCA with something for everyone’s taste in arts and crafts. North Adams, in the heart of the northern Berkshires, has cultural and recreational activities plus restaurants and shops. The surrounding area is home to colleges, museums, parks, and just a short drive to year round outdoor activities including golf, skiing, tennis, swimming, fishing, boating, camping and more.

1090 Main Street Williamstown, MA, 01267 Phone: 413-458-9371

There are plenty of activities for kids, inside and outside the inn

Williams Inn in Williamstown is in the Berkshires – one of the cultural capitals of New England – but there’s plenty of opportunity for family fun with rough-and-tumble kids on a family vacation. Fuel up for the day with Continental breakfast and then start slowly with a walk on the wide green swards of Williams College, where the inn is located. In sunny days, head for any of the nearby state parks for hiking, biking, or swimming. Winter brings activity at Berkshire’s ski areas. If the weather is uninviting, the inn has a heated pool, sauna, and hot tub for older and younger folk to enjoy. Local museums are very welcoming to young art lovers. The inn’s dining rooms have kids menus, with healthier alternatives for the traditional sides.

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.

776 Boylston Street Boston, MA, 02199 Phone: 617-535-8888 Toll-Free: 866-796-5475

Treat yourselves to Boston style luxury and relaxation

Bring the family to this exciting city where historic attractions, sports teams, museums, great shopping and food await. Set on Boylston Street in neighborly Back Bay near the Boston Commons, you’re within easy walking distance and travel by the T to everything you came to Boston to see and experience - from the Freedom Trail to the Children’s Museum to fabulous Fenway Park. Stay in cozy rooms and suites with comfortable bedding, separate bath and walk-in shower, and plush bathrobes. There’s wired and wireless WiFi, and a High Def LCD television plus an interactive entertainment system. Mom and dad will enjoy the Spa offering a variety of treatments. Family memories are made in Boston - and at the Mandarin Oriental.

247 Stockbridge Road (Route 7) Great Barrington, MA, 01230 Phone: 413-528-3272 Toll-Free: 888-592-7314

Fun-seeking families stay and play together at Berkshires hotel

Families who stay at the Monument Mountain Motel will find plenty to love, both inside and outside the property. At the hotel, the kids will have fun in the outdoor pool, basketball court and horseshoes area. Mom and Dad might opt for the fitness room or the patio area, perfect for picnics. In historic Great Barrington, families enjoy walking the boardwalk along the scenic Housatonic River Walk, picking apples at Windy Hill Farm and skiing at the Butternut Ski Area. The area’s crystal-clear lakes offer fishing, swimming and boating, and trails for every level of hiker come complete with spectacular views (especially the sights from the hotel’s namesake, Monument Mountain). It’s a short drive to the Norman Rockwell Museum and outlet shopping.

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.

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.

35 Clarks Road Amesbury, MA, 01913 Phone: 978-338-3400

Family friendly seacoast lodging near Newburyport

You’ll love the great value and your family will love this modern, cozy and convenient hotel from Marriott just 5 miles from the seacoast and beaches. Renovated in 2016, you’ll find all new updated décor in guest rooms and common areas, a 24-hour fitness center, and a corner market. All rooms are non-smoking and feature complimentary high speed internet access, pillow top mattresses, and a 32" LCD flat-screen TV with 42 channels plus in-room refrigerator, microwave, and coffee maker. A hot buffet breakfast is complimentary. Visit historic downtown Newburyport and walk to casual and full service dining. The YWCA is 4 miles from the hotel with day passes available for purchase for use of the indoor pool and entire facility.