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Top 10 Destinations for Big Families

    Pack up the kids and plan a vacation for your big family. With so many fantastic places to visit in the U.S., it’s hard to decide where to go. We’ve reviewed our most searched cities for the top 10 destinations for big families. Safe travels!

    1. Orlando

    Orlando is an ever-popular destination for families of all sizes with its many astounding attractions. Universal Studios offers grand adventures of every sort, among which is their newest expansion, Diagon Alley, from the magical world of Harry Potter. Disney World as well continues to amaze and inspire families from around the world. Regardless of which path you and your family choose, grand adventures await you around every turn, and when the day’s done, we’ve got plenty of options to rest up at for the next day’s journey. Check out our Orlando properties that sleep 5, 6, 7, 8 in one room.

    2. Anaheim

    A family trip to Disneyland tops many family’s bucket list. Princess dreams can be achieved with a big family trip.  Or perhaps your family would love to visit the new Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios in nearby Los Angeles. Whether your crew sees Mickey or Harry or both, we list nearby Anaheim hotels that sleep 5, 6, 7 8. 

    3. San Diego

    If your family is looking for a slice of paradise, look no further. San Diego offers an incredible variety of family-friendly attractions and destinations across the bay area, from the Historic USS Midway to the nearby beaches. Plan a visit to the amazing San Diego Zoo or to Legoland California near Carlsbad. Fair weather and great times await your family with our list of convenient San Diego hotels for big families nearby.

    The White House in Washington DC

    4. Washington DC

    Washington, DC is the perfect destination for your big family vacation. The United States Capital is bustling with attractions and historic places to visit with your large family. Your family won’t find a shortage of learning opportunities to keep them occupied. Washington, DC is a fantastic, educational vacation for your family of 6, 7, 8. We offer 56 hotels in the DC area.

    5. New York City

    A trip to the Big Apple for your big family will be a memorial trip for everyone. Your itinerary will quickly fill with museums, a trip to the Statue of Liberty, or even a Broadway play. Although New York is the city that never sleeps, your big family will need a hotel to stay for your trip. We list 37 hotels that sleep big families of 5, 6, 7, 8 that will fit your family’s needs.

    6. San Antonio

    San Antonio’s wide selection of nearby attraction will give a great variety of things to do for your big family. Historical sites such as the river walk and the Alamo Mission will give you a rich sense of Texas history. When you’re looking for more thrills and fun, you’ll find them close by at Six Flags Fiesta Texas. No matter how your family chooses to explore the San Antonio, we’ve helped you find a hotel for your big family of 5, 6, 7, 8.

    Beautiful buildings in the city of Chicago, IL against the summer blue sky and reflections. Cloud gate in Millennium Park and outdoor concert amphitheater.

    7. Chicago

    Chicago has plenty of attractions for big families to fill your entire vacation. Educational stops like the Filed of Natural History, the Shedd Aquarium, or Adler Planetarium will satisfy even your youngest’s curiosity.  We list 25 Chicago area hotels, perfect for your big family trip to the Windy City

    8. San Francisco

    The beautiful city of San Francisco makes a great getaway for big families. Your kids will enjoy a ride on a cable car, a trip to Alcatraz, exploring Chinatown, and of course the Golden Gate Bridge. We list 23 hotels in the San Francisco area for big families.


    9. Boston

    Boston is the perfect town for your big family trip up north. Boston has attractions for the whole family. Your baseball lovers will love a trip to Fenway Park and your history buffs will enjoy a day exploring the historic Boston Common. We list 22 Boston hotels around the city for your family of 5,6, 7, or 8, so you can spend less time worrying about your hotel room and more time exploring the historic Beantown.

    10. Cancun

    Cancun’s fantastic white sandy beaches are a dream for many big families. Whether you’re more interested in the numerous nature activities at the Xcaret park or just relaxing in the sun of Cancun’s many fantastic beaches, your family will have a fantastic relaxing vacation. You can explore Cancun’s rich heritage through the Xel-ha Park and Xcaret Park. Your family will love the treasures of Cancun like its underwater museum and you’ll love our all-inclusive resort options. We list 19 hotels for big families in Cancun.

    Want more ideas for traveling with your big family? Check out our big family travel ideas for Lake House Rentals, State Park Cabins, Road Trips, Cruises, RV Rentals, Houseboating, Natioinal Parks, and more!

    Theresa Jorgensen

    Theresa Jorgensen

    Theresa Jorgensen is a mother to four children including twins. She recognized the necessity for a comprehensive resource of hotels that cater to big families with rooms and suites for 5, 6, 7, or 8 people in a single room while traveling with her own family. In 2008, she established SixSuitcaseTravel to compile a database of such hotels. Over time, the website has grown to include travel advice, itineraries, road trip suggestions, national park guides, and more. Theresa takes pleasure in assisting other big families in creating unforgettable travel experiences.