Solo traveling allows you to embrace your impulsive side. Traveling with a family, however, usually takes months of planning, but a spur of the moment trip is still possible. Whether you are going for a spontaneous getaway or a carefully mapped out trip, these hotel chains are some of the best options for larger families.
Loews Hotel and Resorts
The brand offers 23 locations throughout the United States which may seem limited, but they’ve strategically placed themselves in popular hot spots. Loews has a knack for making family-friendly deals. For example, Harry Potter fans will delight in the chain’s deal with Universal Orlando. The ultimate family-friendly vacation destination currently has 5 on-site hotels that grant you that coveted early access to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Cabana Bay in Orlando has a family-friendly suites that can accommodate larger 6-member families.
With 62 locations throughout America, the chain offers plenty of space for larger families. Two-bedroom, two-bathroom suites are available and won’t drain your entire vacation fund. All their rooms have a kitchen with full-size fridge along with a microwave and an oven.
Embassy Suites Hotel by Hilton
The Embassy Suites is spread all over the United States, with 225 locations. Every room is a suite and offers privacy thanks to a door separating sleep sofa and TV from the sleeping area. The major draw for big families is definitely the breakfast buffet. On offer are omelets, eggs, pancakes, and even an oatmeal and Greek-yogurt toppings bar. The chain has also trained its staff to interact with kids to ensure everyone has a great experience.
The largest range of locations, the Residence Inn boasts over 650 options. The smallest room – a studio suite – is 450 square feet, but the one bedroom suite is even bigger with a door that gives the master bedroom occupants privacy. On Monday and Wednesday nights, head down over to the lobby for great foodie options ranging from pop-up restaurant tasting to food trucks.