These are self-proclaimed family resorts in the Northern New England area. Check them out!
P.O. Box 78
Rockport, Maine 04856
Services: Valet, Garage and Parking, Card or other game area, Room service
Children need a vacation, too, and they'll be happy campers Monday to Saturday at Samo-camp.
SEBASCO HARBOR RESORTS
Sebasco Estates, Maine 04565
Services: Some fireplaces, Gift shop, Candlepin Bowling alley, Recreation room
Sebasco Lodge has a supervised kid's program for 2 hours each morning, older children will enjoy the rec room with its many video games and ping-pong.
GOOSE COVE LODGE
Goose Cove Road
Sunset, Maine 04683
Services: Recreation hall, Gift shop
Goose Cove Lodge offers a separate children's dining area, allowing the adults a wonderful respite and get acquainted time.
ATTITASH MOUNTAIN VILLAGE
Bartlett, New Hampshire 03812
A kids' program for kids which includes skiing with their learn-to-ski program.
MOUNT WASHINGTON HOTEL
Bretton Woods, New Hampshire 03575
Services: Shops, Masseuse, Game room
The children's program is from 9 am to 4 pm, for ages 5-12 and is free of charge. The many activities and field trips will make this a delightful vacation for the kids.
Dixville Notch, New Hampshire 03576
(800) 255-0800 In NH
Services: Library, Boutiques, Gift shop, TV room
The children's program "Camp Wind Whistle" is geared to ages 5 through 12, and is offered free of charge. The program is offered from July 4 to the end of summer. There is also an evening program that runs from the dinner hour until 9. All activity areas are supervised and older children should enjoy "The Minor's Cave." pen on Wednesday and Saturday nights, it offers movies, music, and rock videos.
PURITY SPRING RESORT
East Madison, New Hampshire 03849
Services: Library, VCRs, Game room, Laundry
Kids can join in the supervised fun of hikes, games, and arts and crafts.
P.O. Box B
Holderness, New Hampshire 03245
Services: Library/sitting rooms
A supervised children's program that's split into two groups: ages 3-5, and 6-13. The older children go on picnics, hiking, and field trips, and often enjoy watching movies.
TWIN LAKE VILLAGE
Rural Route 1, Box 680
New London, New Hampshire 03257
Services: Recreation hall
Supervised play for children 2-5 years old.
INN AT EAST HILL FARM
Troy, New Hampshire 03465
Services: Whirlpool, Sauna, Game room, Winter: Indoor skating rink, Shop
Each day offers a different adventure, with egg gathering a possibility, ice cream making, arts and crafts, cow milking, pony rides, scavenger hunts and much, much more.
QUIMBY COUNTRY LODGE
Averill, Vermont 05901
Services: Library, Recreation building
For ages 5-15 will have lots of fun here, always a different adventure to look forward to. Some events include magic shows, jumping contests and peanut hunts, to name just a few. One night there's a campfire with all the usual campfire stories and fun.
BOLTON VALLEY RESORT
Bolton Valley, Vermont 05477
Services: Exercise room, Tanning room, Game room, Gift shop
Our day care nursery takes children from 3 months to 5 years. There are plenty of different activities for these little ones, and the ages are grouped with others of like interests. Camp Bear Paw is for ages 6-12. Indoor and outdoor activities are offered, depending on the weather. Hikes, fishing trips, arts and crafts are must some of the popular options.
THE TYLER PLACE
P.O. Box 254
Highgate, Vermont 05460
Services: Some fireplaces
The children and adults dine separately, but may share breakfast. There are six different children's programs, offering most of the same activities, but designed for different age levels. Arrangements for child care for very young children (as young as one month) can be made in advance (live-in or occasional baby-sitting). In spring and summer there is also an Infant Center.
HAWK INN AND MOUNTAIN RESORT
Route 100, P.O. Box 64
Plymouth, Vermont 05056
Services: Indoor pool, Gift shops, Exercise Room, Whirlpool, Sauna
Our kids' program runs all summer and during school vacations. It is supervised and runs from 10am-3pm. The main activities are swimming, games, nature study and boating.
Smuggler's Notch, Vermont 05464
Licensed nursery is offered for infants through age 6. Day camp is available for kids ages 3-17. Overnight camping trips, swimming, tennis and an evening program all add up to lots of fun.
BASIN HARBOR CLUB
Basin Harbor Road
Vergennes, Vermont 05491
The unusual and educational children's activities are offered at no extra cost. Special adventures are available each week such as: a cruise, picnic on an island, hayrides, archeological dig at the Maritime Museum.|
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