When you have kids in tow while traveling, the logistics of planning becomes exponentially harder. Knowing where to go, what to do, where to eat, etc is a huge part of the battle. (and of course the other part is keeping the little ones entertained and hoping there are no untimely meltdowns!) Traveling with kids…as difficult as it is though…is always worth it. Check out these 5 family-friendly rentals that will turn your trip into a true vacation and have everyone relaxing on day one.
Couer d’Alene, Idaho
Move over Lake Como…we are headed to IDAHO! This amazing family rental through Vrbo has a movie room, pool table, air hockey table, poker table, game room, and of course the drop dead views from almost every room in the house! Idaho has been a hidden gem for years, but the secret is slowly starting to get out and everyone from celebrities to families are flocking to the state. This rental is located in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho which is in the northern panhandle area of the state. Only a 30 minute drive from Spokane, Washington makes this lake getaway an easily accessible flight from almost anywhere in the country. A great small town to take the kids, rent bikes, and enjoy the beautiful alpine scenery!
On the very opposite corner of the country, lies another off the beaten path gem that is sure to be a huge hit with the kids! Fat Sheep Farm and Cabins is snuggled into the countryside of central Vermont and is a true getaway from the hustle and bustle of city life. An authentic working farm awaits when you rent one of their five adorable cabins. And yes, you can help with the farm chores! Kids will love to help feed or milk the sheep and then collect eggs for your morning breakfast. Relax in the afternoon by going for a leisurely stroll around the property or head into town and sign the kids up for a baking class at the King Arthur Baking Company! Check out our review of this amazing spot here!
Everything and anything about Hawaii has been the hot topic of the year in Club Bébé Voyage, so we thought we would do a little research and find a great spot! Now we know that Hawaii is full of amazing hotels and resorts, but if you are looking for something with a little bit more room than check out this awesome house rental just 5 mins from the beach! Located on Kauai, this is one of those family-friendly rentals that will keep you booking it year after year. It has everything you need for kids of all ages including bunk beds, crib, highchair, steps to Brenneck Beach, plus guest access to Poipu Beach Athletic Club with a swimming pool and waterslide! Enjoy your own little slice of paradise after a full day exploring Kauai!
Headed to Disney World this summer? Well you may not be after seeing how much fun you can have at this private island rental right outside of Orlando! Themed suites such as Star Wars and Harry Potter your family in each of the 13 bedrooms throughout the property. An indoor movie theatre, slides with a ball pit, air hockey, skeet ball, pinball machines, miniature golf course, pool with a 2 story water slide, 3 mini carousels, outdoor movie screen, indoor rock climbing, basketball court…We could actually go on longer here, but feel like its getting a bit obscene, so we will stop there as you get the picture! Basically, this property is a kid’s paradise and a parent’s entertaining dream. The nightly price doesn’t come cheap though, but with the ability to sleep up to 43 there is plenty of flexibility to split the tab! If you want this amazing spot, book it quickly, as they are already booked out until 2022!
Located in the Great Smoky Mountains of Gatlinburg, Tennessee, this one one of those perfect family-friendly rentals that’s great for getting the kids out into nature while allowing the parents time to relax. If hiking during the day, but soaking in a hot tub resting your weary muscles while watching the sunset is your idea of relaxation, then this rental is for you! Perfectly tucked away into the mountainside this stunning property gives you pristine views of the countryside (be sure to check out the stars at night!), while still being close enough to the action to not feel totally isolated. Take the kids into town and ride on the Sky Lift or hit up the amusement park for a day of adventure!
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