Best Family Hotels in Pennsylvania

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    The Hotel Hershey
    Hershey, PA
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    The property's seasonal kids club, The Cocoa Clubhouse, offers morning, afternoon and full-day sessions for children 5 and older, along with babysitting services for children younger than 5. Activities include sports and fitness, cookie making, art projects and trips to the butterfly garden. The hotel also offers a special kids check-in with a Hershey's candy game and a coupon for a chocolate treat. Plus, the indoor pool has a splash pad for kids, and the outdoor pool has two large slides and a kiddie spray deck.
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    Nemacolin Woodlands Resort
    Farmington, PA
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    4.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    The Nemacolin Woodlands Resort has a variety of programs for kids. There’s the Critter Club for children 5 and older, Little Tykes for children 6 weeks to 3 years and the Kidz Club for children 4 to 15. There are also two-night programs, one for children 6 weeks to 3 years and one for those 4 to 15. Clubs feature educational programs, nature lessons, interactive activities and more.
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    Loews Philadelphia Hotel
    Philadelphia, PA
    0.1 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    4.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    The Loews Philadelphia Hotel offers a welcome gift for children younger than 10 and a "Kids Closet" with everything from toys and books to strollers and car seats. Inclusions like a childproofing room kit and healthy kids meals can help make parents' stays a bit smoother.
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    Renaissance Philadelphia Downtown Hotel
    Philadelphia, PA
    0.8 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    4.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Rollaway beds and cribs are available, as are babysitting services.
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    The Westin Pittsburgh, a Marriott Hotel
    Pittsburgh, PA
    0.2 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    4.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    This property does not have a kids club, but children's menus, coloring pages and crayons are offered at the Penn City Grille. Standard amenities include access to cribs and high chairs.
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    Kimpton Hotel Monaco Pittsburgh
    Pittsburgh, PA
    0.3 miles to city center
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    Flaunting the signature quirky Kimpton style, the Kimpton Hotel Monaco Pittsburgh receives high marks for everything from the attentive staff and comfortable beds to the whimsical decor and convenient location. The property is situated downtown, within walking distance of top Steel City sights like the Senator John Heinz History Center, the Andy Warhol Museum and PNC Park. Guests can use one of the hotel's complimentary bikes to explore the city or stick around to enjoy its on-site amenities, which include a fitness center, in-room spa services and evening wine receptions. Those looking for a bite to eat won't have to stray far: The Commoner dishes out classic American cuisine, while the Biergarten serves traditional Bavarian bites (think giant soft pretzels and bratwursts) alongside beers. Once you've had your fill of food, retire to your room. Accommodations feature green tufted headboards, bedside chandeliers, yoga mats and minibars. Plus, if you're part of the IHG Reward Club, you'll get extra perks.
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    Omni Bedford Springs Resort
    Bedford, PA
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    4.5-star Hotel Class
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    The Omni Kids Crew program offers a welcome backpack for the little ones that include games, an activity book, crayons and binoculars for exploring. Complimentary milk and cookies are delivered to kids's room the first night's stay at the resort. In addition to these amenities, kids will no doubt enjoy the on-site pools and activities on-site such as lawn games and hiking trails.
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    Kimpton Hotel Palomar Philadelphia
    Philadelphia, PA
    0.4 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    4.5-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    A voucher for complimentary cookies and milk is given to children upon check-in, but there is no Kids Club.
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    The Ritz-Carlton, Philadelphia
    Philadelphia, PA
    0.2 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    The hotel's Ritz Kids program gives little ones the chance to learn about the historic city through various hands-on activities.
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    Fairmont Pittsburgh
    Pittsburgh, PA
    0.6 miles to city center
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    The family-friendly hotel offers a number of children’s amenities on request, from child-sized bathrobes to games to play with. Board games are available at the concierge desk or by room delivery.
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    Sofitel Philadelphia
    Philadelphia, PA
    0.4 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    4.5-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Located in the Rittenhouse Square area, the Sofitel Philadelphia faces steep competition from the Hotel Palomar (across the street) and The Rittenhouse. However, this luxury Sofitel property rises to the challenge with accommodating staff and modern decor. Recent guests rave about the cloud-like beds and clean design found in every guest room. Previous visitors also praise the upscale amenities, which include Lanvin bath products, marble bathrooms, fully stocked minibars and complimentary Wi-Fi access. While most recent guests report a pleasant stay overall, some do bemoan the hotel's minimal amenities and exorbitant valet parking fees. But apart from these slight drawbacks, visitors cite plenty of reasons to return, including the sophisticated setting and delectable French fare offered at Liberté Lounge. Also, members of AccorHotels' loyalty program cna enjoy specil perks here.
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    The Bellevue Hotel
    Philadelphia, PA
    0.3 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    4.5-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    The Bellevue Hotel is one of the area's most popular luxury hotels. Since its grand opening in 1904, the property has lured movie stars and tycoons for decades. Today's visitors enjoy the hotel's grand decor and the fine dining offered at the top-floor XIX (NINETEEN) Restaurant: If you can, try and get seated on the balconies overlooking the street. When it's time to sleep, guest rooms are traditionally decorated with four-poster beds, cream marble baths, flat-screen TVs and complimentary Wi-Fi. Thanks to Hyatt's rewards program, members may pamper themselves with loyalty privileges, such as free nights, for simply choosing to stay here. With a distinct character and an excellent locale – close to City Hall and the Masonic Temple – The Bellevue Hotel maintains its status as a favorite of many Philadelphia visitors, though some do note the hotel's rooms appear dirty and inadequately furnished.
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    The Inn at Penn, A Hilton Hotel
    Philadelphia, PA
    1.8 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    4.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    While staying on-site, guests can bed down in adjoining rooms and borrow high chairs and cribs.
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    Renaissance Pittsburgh Hotel
    Pittsburgh, PA
    0.6 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    4.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    The Renaissance Pittsburgh Hotel does not have a formal children’s program, but family amenities include adjoining rooms, high chairs, cribs and personalized activity recommendations.
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    Omni William Penn Hotel
    Pittsburgh, PA
    0.3 miles to city center
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    Omni's kids program provides a backpack full of activities and games.
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    The Westin Philadelphia
    Philadelphia, PA
    0.3 miles to city center
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    The Westin Philadelphia does not have an organized children’s program, but childcare and babysitting services can be arranged
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    Mount Airy Casino and Resort
    Mount Pocono, PA
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    4.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    The Poconos aren't just about honeymooning in heart-shaped hot tubs; the Mount Airy Casino Resort in Mount Pocono also serves as a lively entertainment hub. Of course, the main asset is the on-site casino. But recent guests also appreciate the non-smoking atmosphere, extremely friendly staff, and the variety of table games and slot machines. Previous visitors also applaud the resort for its clean, simplistically decorated accommodations, which come equipped with leather chairs, flat-screen TVs and luxurious Gilchrist & Soames bath products. Another bonus: The hotel sits within close range of prime skiing areas and boasts several on-site eateries, which recent patrons praise for their versatile culinary offerings.
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    Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing
    Philadelphia, PA
    1.2 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    4.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    The hotel is family-friendly and offers children's activities, a children's menu, video rental, cribs, high chairs and family packages.
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    Le Méridien Philadelphia
    Philadelphia, PA
    0.1 miles to city center
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    This Le Méridien outpost gets high marks from recent guests for its fantastic location in the heart of Philadelphia. From the hotel's front doors, guests are right across the street from JFK Plaza and can take a short walk to reach the Reading Terminal Market and Rittenhouse Square. The Liberty Bell, Independence Hall and Philadelphia Art Museum are also a short drive away. Business travelers will appreciate this property too as it's located next to the Philadelphia Convention Center. While visitors appreciated Le Méridien's prime address, some guests had mixed reviews of the rooms, citing housekeeping, cosmetic or maintenance issues. Accommodations here are dressed in primarily neutral shades, including white and gray, with some pops of color in the furniture. Amenities include pillow-top mattresses, in-room coffee makers, complimentary bottled water, flat-screen TVs and Wi-Fi. Outside the rooms you'll find a fitness center and Amuse, the hotel's on-site, French-inspired restaurant, which is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Some were pleased with how tasty the hotel's food was, while others complained of the slow service during breakfast. Despite some shortcomings, many guests agreed that the staff they interacted with were courteous and friendly. If you're a Marriott Bonvoy member, know that you can earn and redeem points at this affiliated property.
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    Sheraton Philadelphia Society Hill Hotel
    Philadelphia, PA
    0.8 miles to city center
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    At the Sheraton Philadelphia Society Hill Hotel, families can play in the property's pool and borrow cribs and high chairs.
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    The Rittenhouse
    Philadelphia, PA
    0.7 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    The Rittenhouse welcomes little guests with a variety of special amenities. For babies, parents receive a drying rack for baby bottles, a baby bathtub and a crib. Children's amenities include popcorn to complement in-room movies, mini bathrobes, a copy of the book "Goodnight Philadelphia" and a gift of choice from the hotel's treasure chest (for kids 10 and younger). There are also discounts available for tickets to the Philadelphia Zoo, the Adventure Aquarium and the Please Touch Museum.
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    The Lodge at Woodloch
    Hawley, PA
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    4.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    Overlooking Little Teedyuskung Lake in northeast Pennsylvania, the spa at The Lodge at Woodloch has been exalted as one of the world's best. And guests praise The Lodge for its cozy accommodations (most are equipped with private verandas, oversized showers and marble baths). Recent visitors can't stop raving about the warm, welcoming staff as well as the wide array of on-site activities, which include everything from yoga and tai chi to cooking demonstrations and art classes. And then there's the spa: This oasis provides pure relaxation. Indulgent travelers soak up in the Aqua Garden and then lounge on the rocking chairs that speckle the nearby terraces. And if you'd rather clear your head on the greens, the Country Club at Woodloch Springs is the spot for you. After a long day of hitting the links, savor tasty culinary delights at TREE, the Lodge at Woodloch's organic-oriented dining venue.
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    Kimpton Hotel Monaco Philadelphia
    Philadelphia, PA
    0.8 miles to city center
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    At no additional charge, this hotel will set up tents and games for young children in their rooms. Kids also have access to the hotel's treasure chest and may pick out one item.
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    The Warwick Hotel, Rittenhouse Square
    Philadelphia, PA
    0.5 miles to city center
    • Free Breakfast

    • Free WiFi

    4.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free Breakfast

    • Free WiFi

    Steps away from the City of Brotherly Love's Rittenhouse Square, this hotel features a prime downtown location for tourists and business travelers. Previous visitors appreciate how close the Warwick Hotel is to Philly's top attractions, as well as the accommodations' comfy beds. Guests have their choice of rooms or suites; all of which include free Wi-Fi access, minifridges and flat-screen TVs. Upgrade to a business class room or suite for access to free breakfast and evening receptions and refreshments. Speaking of refreshments, with two on-site eateries – restaurants Bluestone Lane and The Prime Rib – the hotel can satisfy a variety of cravings. Those interested in working off their meals should head to the 24-hour fitness center. Afterward, relax with an in-room spa service. While travelers enjoyed the location and the spacious rooms, some said that service left a little something to be desired.
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    Mohegan Sun Pocono
    Wilkes-Barre, PA
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    4.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    Family-friendly amenities are limited at this resort, but children will likely enjoy playing in the property's heated indoor pool.

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