As the warm weather approaches it’s going to be time to try to plan your next family vacation. You want to plan a great vacation for the entire family, but you’re just not sure what vacation destination will be perfect for your family. Well this list of 7 great vacation destinations in the US should help in your decision making process.


One of the most popular family vacation destinations is Florida. The appeal of the sunshine state has as much to do with its beautiful weather conditions, as it does with its attractions. A few vacation destinations in Florida include:

  • Walt Disney World
  • Sea World
  • Universal Studios

These are the big three destinations, and each destination can be a total vacation get-a-way that can be planned for a short three day weekend family escape or a whole week or longer depending on your budget. Of course you can stay at any of the nearby hotels that are on site at these destinations.

New York

There was a time when families planned vacations around The Lake and you can take your family back to those days when you vacation in beautiful Lake George.

If you’re not limited by your budget, a luxurious hotel to book in the Lake George area is The Sagamore. The Sagamore offers its guest’s spacious condo living with all the amenities you’d expect including fireplaces, jacuzzis and complete kitchen setups.

South Carolina

Is a beach vacation more your style? Myrtle Beach in lovely South Carolina is still the most popular destination in the country. With its sandy beaches and tropical climates, Myrtle Beach was recently listed as “best vacation destinations” for 2011-2012 by U.S. News & World Report.


Another all inclusive family adventure can be had at California’s Knott’s Berry Farm, where there are different attractions and three water parks to choose from to stay cool in the California sun. There is also the onsite Knott’s Resort Hotel.


Many Americans take the natural beauty of our country for granted, but plan a trip to the Grand Canyon and you’ll come to a better understanding of what our country has to offer. The canyon spans 277 miles and is home to the Colorado River. There is no shortage of lodges to stay right in the park including the Bright Angel Lodge and Cabins.