Family resorts and kid-friendly hotels in New Jersey

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With a wide array of family-friendly attractions and outdoor activities, New Jersey is an excellent destination for a family vacation. From Jersey Shore’s long, sandy beaches and the famous boardwalk to Atlantic City cruises, casinos, and epic roller coasters, the Garden State guarantees a good time.

To help you plan your trip, we’ve rounded up a list of the best family resorts and kid-friendly hotels in New Jersey. Your dream family vacation is a click away! 

Best family resorts and kid-friendly hotels in New Jersey

Mountain Creek Resort

Mountain Creek Resort is a family resort ideal for kids of all ages in the heart of the beautiful Kittatinny Mountains. The resort features a variety of activities for visitors to enjoy, such as skiing and snowboarding in the winter and mountain biking and hiking in the summer.

Both parents and kids can enjoy the resort’s sprawling water park, with a plethora of pools and thrilling rides and slides. Kids can also have a blast in the game room while parents unwind in the sauna.

The Cabriolet and Vernon Triple are famous ski lifts just minutes away.

Camelback Resort

Looking for a family resort in New Jersey that offers something for everyone? Bring your kids to Camelback Resort! Boasting the biggest outdoor waterpark in PA, Camelback Resort is a great option for New Jerseyans as it’s not far from the state’s borders.

Teenagers will love trying to tame the waves on the surf simulator or going down a six-story funnel. There is even an interactive area for toddlers. The whole family can stay in and enjoy movie nights or go skiing and snow tubing.  

Mountain View Park and Mount Airy Red Rock Trailhead are two perfect places for kids and parents. 

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  • Which kid-friendly hotel in New Jersey is the best?

    With its wide array of amenities and on-site attractions for kids of all ages, as well as parents, Mountain Creek Resort is our number one family resort.

  • Which kid-friendly hotel is best for teenagers?

    Our top picks for teenagers would be Mountain Creek Resort and Ocean Place Resort & Spa!

  • Which family resort features an adults-only spa?

    Many hotels on the list features an adult-only spa. However, we'd like to recommend Harrah's Resort Atlantic City.

  • Which family resort has beach access?

    Most hotels have beach access, such as ICONA Avalon, La Mer Beachfront Resort, The Claridge Hotel, ICONA Diamond Beach, and Congress Hall.