Top 20 Hotels for KidsGoing on vacation with your kids is one thing; going on vacation for your kids is another. But sometimes it's worth it to pick your get-away with the young ones in mind, especially because the more activities that can be arranged for them, the less work you have to do and the more time you get to really relax. Here are 18 hotels that maximize the vacation experience for your kids - and might even give you the chance to unwind a little yourself.
Barton Creek Resort and Spa’s Rankings
Austin isn’t known for its luxury resorts, but it might make a name for itself with its strong focus on the family vacation. To give bleary-eyed parents a break, Barton Creek offers an outdoor play area just for children as well as a kid’s club filled with daily arts and crafts projects, computer games, nature outings and story times (all overseen by staff) for ages six months to eight years. Families that like to stick together can do science experiments, wacky Olympics, water balloon tosses, limbo contests, scavenger hunts or watch poolside movies. Rates start at $199.