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Featured Family Friendly Property: Hostess House
Featured Family Friendly Property: Bartlett Inn
Memorial Day Specials
Destination: Lake Tahoe, CA
Travel Tips for Families on the Go
Family Recommendations
Family Travel Blog
Featured Family Friendly Property  
Hostess House
Portland, Oregon

An affordable tranquil getaway serving gourmet breakfasts. The Inn is not for the conspicuous consumer but for the lower-maintenance person who is looking for quality accommodations with a smile. Guests are not disappointed!

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To view Hostess House's full listing click here. 


Portland Attractions that your family will love:   

You'll enjoy the City of Roses as you view an incredible rose garden, hike the nature trails, visit historic sites and museums, tour wineries, golf, or after a day of shopping relax on the spacious deck. You can sip a cup of tea while viewing a deep, terraced private backyard before enjoying one of Portland's fine restaurants. Sternwheeler cruise up the Columbia, Chinese garden, Saturday market, Mt. Hood and Mt. St. Helens.


Featured Family Friendly Property  
Bartlett Inn
North Conway, New Hampshire


Family friendly inn & cottages near Storyland, NH. Yummy breakfast, helpful advice on family hikes to waterfalls. Heated pool, kids playground & marshmallow roasts. Great Family Ski & Storyland Deals!

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To view Bartlett Inn's full listing click here. 



North Conway Attractions that your family will love:   

Great family hikes for all levels to waterfalls and views of the mountains, Storyland Amusement Park, Santa's Village, Cog Railway, Mt Washington Auto Road, Saco River Swimming, tubing canoe or kayaking. Attitash, Bretton Woods, Cranmore, Black and Wildcat Ski Resorts just minutes away.


Memorial Day Specials

Can't think of anything fun to do for Memorial Day Weekend? Here are some family friendly specials that are being offered! 

Memorial Day Midweek

Hawley, Pennsylvania     

Memorial Day Weekend
Trinity Center, California

Memorial Day Weekend 
Hawley, Pennsylvania 


More Family Friendly Properties Offering Specials

Lake Tahoe, California 

Tucked up high in the Sierra Nevada Mountains straddling the borders of California and Nevada is panoramically majestic, Lake Tahoe. This family vacation destination is attractive to anyone looking for fun and adventure as there are so many ways to experience the changing scenery year round.

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Family Fun Package 


Family Friendly Lodging in and around Lake Tahoe

Travel Tips for Families On the Go

Toys for the Road

The following list of travel toys is just to give you ideas and jolt your memory. Obviously you want to take those toys that are suited to your child's interest or suited to your trip. You can also pick up toys along the way, but be sure to look at them closely for safety's sake.


Stuffed animals

Doll with clothing and bottle

Magic slate


Game Boy

Crayons and coloring book

Story books

Pens and paper

Guide/Travel books

Any new toy, wrapped

Journal and pen

Legos or Duplos

Bristle Blocks

Soccer ball


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For travel advice, visit our Family Travel Tips page.  You'll find tips on safety, health & more!  

Family Recommendations

We're always looking for valuable information to share with our readers on places to stay, things to do, things to watch out for and so forth.  If you have something you would like to share with other families, please drop us a line.

Want to share an exceptional lodging property that met your family's expectation?  Let our readers know.

Email: FamilyFeedback@TravelGuides.com

Thank you!

Cinnamon Roll Rose    

Recipe From
Tyee Lodge Oceanfront B&B

Huevos Mexicanos

Recipe From
Camellia Inn

Decadent Peanut Butter Bars  

Recipe From
A B&B at Dartmouth House
Family Travel Blog 


April showers bring May flowers, and we are definitely looking forward to those blossoms of springtime! This time of year always comes with a rejuvenating and renewing sense, and beginning the spring cleaning is a long awaited and much enjoyed process. Whether it's a simple dusting of the shelves or a full blown restoration this spring, the benefits of a good spring cleaning will surely prepare all for the adventurous summer sure to follow!

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