A great NJ getaway with kids any time of the year! When it comes to staying in style, Mountain Creek has you covered. With 4 world-class accommodations to choose from they offer something to meet every guests needs. With numerous 4 season packages to fit every budget and group, there is no shortage of winter, spring, summer & fall activities. Mountain Creek offers over 500 overnight accommodations including 2 spas, 7 golf courses, wedding and catering facilities, Mountain Creek Waterpark, Mountain Creek Bike Park as well as tons of winter activities including skiing/boarding, Mountain Coaster, Soaring Eagle, snow tubing and more! For a great getaway look no further than Mountain Creek!
Best weekend Family Getaway for kids in NJ! Enjoy a family vacation at Minerals Resort & Spa Hotel or Grand Cascades Lodge at Crystal Springs Resort! Located in New Jersey's Sussex Skylands, just 47 miles from NYC, Minerals and Grand Cascades Lodge features over 400 overnight accommodations including deluxe, premium, luxury, studio and 1 & 2 bedroom suites. Ideal for a romantic weekend away or a getaway with your family, all rooms have spectacular pool, golf course, or mountain range views; in addition, many feature cozy fireplaces. Spacious, fully furnished two- and three-bedroom mountainside and golf-side condominiums are also available.
Indoor waterpark getaway with kids in NJ! CoCo Key Water Resort, New Jersey's ultimate indoor water park, is your key to worry free, weather-proof plans for the entire family! CoCo Key Water Resort brings 55,000 sq. ft of indoor water park fun to time-starved families with a close-to-home getaway the whole family can enjoy. From relaxing in the adventure river to braving the twists and turns on one of our 4-story high slides, interactive play area, indoor/outdoor spa and Gallons More Fun! Want to relax and have a great time doing it, without breaking your budget? Purchase one of our overnight stays. Not interested in staying overnight? Reserve an affordable family pack of tickets. CoCo Key Water Resort is the only indoor water park in New Jersey providing on-site, full-service accommodations. Relax and have a great time doing it by steering your course to CoCo Key Water Resort.
CoCo Key Water Resort is seconds away from exit 4 of the NJ Turnpike, 15 minutes from Philadelphia bridges and minutes away from Adventure Aquarium and Cherry Hill Mall.
Tropical NJ getaway with the kids all year round! Sahara Sam's Oasis is located in West Berlin, New Jersey. It is a family owned and family focused indoor and outdoor water park, arcade, and all around entertainment destination. Their innovative design provides year-round water park attractions inside and out. Out of the nearly 70,000 square feet of indoor fun, 80% is contained under a retractable roof system providing a weather proof experience. Most recently the water park opened a 2-acre outdoor expansion replicating the thrills of ocean side entertainment – The Beach Club in addition to a new dining court facility and private birthday party rooms. Attractions aside, Sahara Sam’s is recognized for exceptional service in a clean, safe, and fun atmosphere. Additionally, Sahara Sam’s is the principal financial backer for SAMBULANCE Safety Squad a 501(c)3 nonprofit education program. It’s Always 84 and Sunny at Sahara Sam’s!
Pirate cruise getaway for kids! Follow us to the Treasure! Come sail with Jersey Shore Pirates for an interactive treasure hunt where your child becomes part of the action! The Sea Gypsy and its experienced crew sets sail daily on the Metedeconk River for a Swashbuckling Pirate Adventure. This true Pirate Adventure begins with face painting and dress-up as we transform your mini mates into our mighty Pirate Crew.
Once onboard you'll fire our famous water cannons, battle the enemy pirate, taste some Pirate's grog, discover sunken treasure and much more! Jersey Shore Pirates is conveniently located just minutes from Point Pleasant Beach and Boardwalk. This adventure is a must do for locals and visitors alike.
Face painting and dress up will begin 30 minutes prior to sailing times. Don't miss the chance to transform your little ones into swashbuckling pirates!
See a map of how to get here! See information about our unique birthday parties in NJ. Please call 732 -899-6100 for more information or please visit our website.
Great one-day getaway for kids in NJ!
Southern Shore Region NJ
Congress Hall 200 Congress Place, Cape May, NJ 08204 888-944-1816
Dozens of recreational activities for kids and parents! Congress Hall is one of the most kid friendly resorts in New Jersey! To ensure your vacation is active, fun and relaxing, they have a created an expansive list of recreational activities for guests of all ages. From karaoke to ceramics to Zumba, Yoga, biking and beach boot camp, keep the whole family entertained right here on campus at Congress Hall. They also have the popular Carnival and a Movie on the Grand Lawn and Blue's Clubhouse Sitter Services that gives parents some time for a night on the town. You and your kids can participate in off campus activities such as jet skiing, kayaking, dolphin and whale watching, amusement rides, trolley tours, and so much more. Come and discover why Congress Hall is the favorite destination of family vacations every year!
Perfect Southern NJ destination for kids and parents!
Southern Shore Region NJ
Beach Shack 205 Beach Avenue, Cape May, NJ 08204 877-SHACK-07
Tons of activities for kids of all ages to enjoy! The Beach Shack is the perfect place to stay for a beachfront vacation with your children! Kids and adults alike will feel comfortable wearing flip-flops all day long in our casual and fun hotel. Take it easy and spend long, lazy days at the beach and pool, and bask in nights full of music and laughter at the Rusty Nail. Beach Shack offers spacious, efficiency style rooms with plenty of room for families of four. Relax while channel surfing on flat screen TVs and munch away with kitchen amenities provided such as refrigerators, microwaves, plates and flatware. And for your little party of 8, The Beach Shack boasts a handful of oversized suites with larger patios for the whole gang. The best part? Our outdoor swimming pool and deck offer a refreshing view of the Atlantic and plenty of sun.
Southern NJ beachfront hotel perfect for kids and families!
Best kid-friendly getaways in New Jersey! Jenkinson’s Boardwalk in beautiful Point Pleasant Beach, NJ features white sandy beaches, games, rides, delicious food, even an Aquarium teaming with Sharks, Penguins, Seals, Monkeys and lots more interesting creatures. It’s everything you expect from a world famous Jersey Shore Boardwalk and more! Whether you are visiting for the day or making it your getaway, every member of your family will find excitement. Featuring free weekly events and year round festivals, it’s never an ordinary day at Jenkinson’s Boardwalk!
Great aquarium for kids in NJ! Jenkinson’s Aquarium is located on the boardwalk in Point Pleasant Beach, NJ. The whole family will love our exotic exhibits such as Atlantic sharks, Pacific sharks, coral reefs, penguins, seals and more. The penguins’ new home that allows an eye to eye look so incredible you’ll feel like one of the waddle! Take the kids to the touch tank for a hands on experience with live animals ranging from a sea star to a sting ray. The aquarium is open all year for your convenience, closing only on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day. If you would like information on the aquarium, educational workshops, our Outreach Program, birthday parties or rentals, please call (732) 899-1212.
2 Amusement Parks in one Jersey Shore location! Seaside Heights, NJ is waiting for you this summer! Don’t miss a visit to Casino Pier and Breakwater Beach Waterpark in the heart of the Jersey Shore. It’s two great parks in one convenient location in the center of town. Casino Pier offers some of the best attractions at the Jersey Shore. Test your putting skills on the BRAND NEW 36-hole multi-level Smuggler's Quay Adventure Golf Course! Want a thrilling experience? Try the SkyCoaster, Super Storm or Shore Shot! The Wacky Roof-Top Mini Golf, the Classic Arcade, the Sky Ride, Games of Skill and Chance and more will entertain your family all summer! Be sure to try the numerous mouthwatering delights from the Pier Grill and Food Stands. Just across the street, is Breakwater Beach Waterpark. Let the little ones splash away in the safe, soft clean toddler area while the bigger kids take on the thrill slides. Test your senses with the ALL NEW Aqua drop free fall! A 50 foot speed slide where the floor drops out from under you at the starting platform!!! Or take the twists and turns of a serpentine body slide as you wind your way above the lazy river! Tired of slides? – check out the NEW WAVE POOL where you can experience the Jersey Shore without the sand! A day of fun in one place!
Adventurous getaways just outside of NJ Escape with the family for a weekend just outside of New Jersey, at Frost Valley YMCA in the beautiful Catskill Mountains. From September through June families are welcome to come out for any of their themed weekends. The goal of these weekend retreats is to allow you to enjoy the magic of the season and connect with nature, while spending quality time with your loved ones. Themed weekends range from Mother's Day weekend to Memorial Day, Autism Support Weekend, Halloween, Alumni weekend and several others. During your weekend getaway with the kids, the family is welcome to participate in any of their activities, most included in the price of your stay. Outdoor activities range from survival skills to astronomy, recycled crafts, seed planting, yoga and much more. Spring, summer and fall also allow for horseback riding and maple sugaring! Dining options are also included for your convenience or venture off to explore the Eureka Market and Cafe featuring local and ethnic food options. Frost Valley YMCA also offers Family Camps seasonally.
Escape to a tropical oasis On the beach behind Surfside Pier lies a tropical island getaway in Ocean Oasis Water Park + Beach Club. Ocean Oasis moves to the beat of its own tropical rhythm. Private cabanas commune around a fire pit forming an atmosphere of tranquility set apart from the most exciting collection of WILD waterslides and play areas at the Jersey Shore.
Calling all ready to GO WILD! Take the plunge on the thrilling Cliff Dive slide and drop 5 stories in 3 seconds! Go head to head in a race to the finish line with your family on the newest slide, six-lane WipeOut! Surfs up at Bonsai Beach where kids and parents can enjoy the interactive play area complete with water jets, climbing ropes and slides specifically for the little ones. Getting tired? Lie back and enjoy live music as you float through the Lazy River or indulge in a cocktail at the swim up bar.
Get your grub on at the new Stubborn Brothers Beach Bar & Grille with lively libations and a mouthwatering menu. Food & Beverage Manager, Betsy Garr, creates delectable dishes featuring beach-influenced fare with fresh vegetables and local ingredients. The Beach Bar’s signature dishes include Fried Green Tomatoes with a Chili Aioli and a Crabby Cake Sandwich. The Beach Bar offers over 10 specialty cocktails featuring tropical ingredients and fresh fruit in original combinations.
Just a short drive from New Jersey! Discover the Magic of Color at Crayola Experience! When you're here, you're always encouraged to let your creativity run free, to color outside the lines, and to play, explore, and learn.
Bursting with 26 exciting, hands-on attractions, Crayola Experience is the perfect place for a day of family fun. Name and wrap your own crayon, star in your own coloring page, create melted wax souvenirs, bring your coloring page to life in a 4-d adventure and so much more! There’s always something new and exciting to do at Crayola Experience, and just a short drive away in Easton, PA!
Authentic Jersey Shore getaway for families! The White Sands Oceanfront Resort and Spa is family owned and operated since purchasing the original White Sands in 1980. The Resort, located ocean-side, consists of 75 motel-style rooms; eleven with gorgeous Ocean views! Here, find two ocean-side pools, a baby wading pool, private beach, Kitcat’s Corner, and the beautiful NEW Oceanfront Café and Ocean deck! The Hotel, located on the west side of Ocean Ave, consists of 55 well-appointed guest rooms; sixteen with gorgeous ocean views! We proudly boast of Finestre’s Family Style Italian cuisine, Crystal Ballroom, The Sea Spa Salon and Fitness Center, Kitcat’s Corner, indoor pool center and Papa’s Lounge.
Just a few blocks away you'll find dozens of activities for everyone in your family to enjoy. Bring your family to the beach for the day or enjoy amusement park rides, boardwalk games, mini golf and much more. When you chose White Sands for your weekend getaway with kids in NJ you get the true, authentic Jersey Shore experience. Make memories that you will have for decades to come… At the White Sands!
NJ camping getaway for kids and adults! Cedar Creek Campground offers the finest in camping getaways for children and adults! Enjoy the full camping experience with all the amenities of home. They offer tent and RV camping for families that want to take in the full experience, as well as one and two bedroom cabin rentals for those that want to escape the busy city life. The campground sits just 10 miles from the Atlantic Ocean and Barnegat Bay, which allows families to fill their weekend getaway with dozens of indoor and outdoor activities. Rent canoes and kayaks right on the campsite or travel off the campground and enjoy trail walks through the beautiful Pine Barrens, scuba diving, windsurfing, racetracks, bowling, mini golf, a day trip to the beach or boardwalk, shopping malls and so much more! Pull your kids away from their electronics and enjoy the finest in camping getaways for children in New Jersey!
Visit their website for a full list of activities available on and off site and to view seasonal and off-season pricing.
Located directly on the beach! For over 40 years the Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort has been providing the cleanest, most family-friendly getaways in Southern NJ! The resort is located directly on the beach and offers a wide variety of activities both children and parents will enjoy. Spend the day at Sunset Lake and take part in water activities such as fishing, jet skiing, and swimming or jump on a party boat and spend the day fishing. There is also a variety of sightseeing excursions the entire family will love. Spend your evening at one of Wildwood's amazing boardwalks and amusement parks!
The resort's rooms offer all the amenities you need including beautiful oceanfront bedrooms, an Olympic-size swimming pool, a kiddie pool, a sauna, an oceanfront sundeck, restaurants on premise, a game room and more! Spend your NJ weekend getaway with the kids at Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort and enjoy friendly service that's hard to find anywhere else! Visit their website for more information and to book your weekend getaway today!
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