Best vacation resorts for large families

Taking a large family on vacation nowadays can become more of a struggle than a fun memory that it should be. Because of such large costs for housing, as well as food and additional experience costs, finding the right location and experience that your family can be difficult. Here are the best vacation resorts for large families.

Dunes Village Resort – Myrtle Beach, SC

It is located right on the beach in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, and is a 10-minute drive from the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk and Promenade. As well as to add to that an indoor water park, playground, arts and crafts, magic shows and rooms for every size family—the largest one can sleep 16—and it’s a value-packed resort vacation.

Ka’anapali Beach Hotel – Lahaina, HI

This is a prime location on the shores of Maui’s famous Ka’anapali Beach, families may think the Ka’anapali Beach Hotel charges prices comparable to other large resorts in the area. But that isn’t the case. This budget-friendly family resort features lots of genuine Hawaiian touches, personalized service, a neat whale-shaped pool and beautiful landscaping along 11 acres of soft sand.

Comfort Suites Paradise Island – Nassau, Bahamas

The Comfort Suites Paradise Island offers beautiful views of the island, as well as neighboring Atlantis Resort. Additionally, the hotel has guestrooms with mini-fridges and free Wi-Fi, a complimentary continental breakfast daily, and a pool with a swim-up bar.

Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort – Orlando, FL

This resort features one of the most luxurious budget-friendly family hotels with the perks of a luxury resort. Families enjoy lazy rivers, pools and even man-made beaches dive-in movies; outdoor games; an arcade; bowling alley; and onsite dining. 

IBEROSTAR Paraiso Beach – Riviera Maya, Mexico

IBEROSTAR Paraiso Beach offers affordable, all-inclusive rates that cover all meals, pools (one of which has a kids’ playground), organized activities, a kids’ club, live entertainment, and access to a gorgeous beach in Riviera Maya. 


These resorts are great for families and help keep the overall costs better suited for these families.