Traveling with little can have its challenges and since a hotel acts as your home base during your travels, choosing a family-friendly location is a must. Luckily, Jacksonville is an amazing destination for families with great attractions, restaurants and accommodations geared towards with family fun. Here are a few of our top rated family-friendly hotels to check out:
Aloft Jacksonville Tapestry Park
Centrally located and close to shopping, dining, and a variety of entertainment options for the whole family. The hotel has a perk called Camp Aloft, which offers fun times for guests 12 and under. It is located halfway between the beaches and Downtown, so it’s ideal for active families on the go.
Address: 4812 Deer Lake Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32246
Hotel Indigo Jacksonville Deerwood Park
This beautiful hotel is in a great location for both beach travels and Downtown events! The hotel is pet friendly and within walking distance to dozens of restaurants and the Tinseltown movie theatres.
Address: 9840 Tapestry Park Circle, Jacksonville, FL 32246
Phone: 904- 996-7199
Hampton Inn Jacksonville Beach/Oceanfront
This affordable family retreat with oceanfront views offers complimentary breakfast, including an “On the Run” breakfast bag for those who are hurrying off to their plans. The Beaches Town Center is a few blocks away, and so is the Seawalk Pavilion with movie nights and free concerts.
Address: 1515 1st Street N, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
One Ocean Resort and Spa
Located directly on Atlantic Beach, One Ocean Resort and Spa features bright, updated rooms with chic decor and modern amenities. For the youngest of children, the resort provides everything from cribs, bottle warmers and bottlebrushes, to liquid and bathtub soap, baby suntan lotion, a fluffy bathrobe, and even a nightlight. They also have a Kids club with daily activities so everyone is sure to have a great time!
Address: 1 Ocean Boulevard, Atlantic Beach, FL 32233
Holiday Inn Express Jacksonville Beach
This conveniently located hotel offers a home-away-from-home experience with complimentary hot breakfast every morning for the family, and KidSuites that come complete with bunk beds. Guests are able to take a complimentary shuttle to the beach, or to Adventure Landing. There’s no shortage of things to do in this area.
Address: 1101 Beach Boulevard, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
If you’re looking for a more intimate stay away from the large high-rise hotels you’re used to, then Hotel Palms is the perfect spot. Located two blocks from the ocean, this newly renovated and hip Atlantic Beach roadside hotel offers bunk beds, adjoined rooms, and cool beachy décor fit for the whole family. Enjoy free movies in their courtyard every Friday night and ride complimentary bikes to the beach during your stay. Hotel Palms is two blocks from the ocean and one block from the Beaches Town Center and dozens of dining options.
Address: 28 Sherry Dr, Atlantic Beach, FL 32233
Omni Jacksonville Hotel
Located across the street from the Times-Union Center for the Performing Arts, the Omni Jacksonville Hotel is the perfect accommodation for your family in the heart of Downtown Jacksonville. The Museum of Science and History is a short boat ride, Skyway ride or walk over our Downtown bridges, and the Museum of Contemporary Art and Sweet Pete’s are within walking distance. Back at the hotel, the heated rooftop pool gives everyone a Birdseye view of the St. Johns River and Downtown’s skyrises. The luxurious rooms and beautiful restaurant will surely make this the right spot for an unforgettable family vacation!
Address: 245 Water Street, Jacksonville, FL 32202
Homewood Suites by Hilton Jacksonville Downtown
Families enjoy this hotel because of the spacious one- and two-bedroom accommodations it provides. Guests will enjoy complimentary breakfast every morning, and dinner Monday through Thursday. Homewood Suites by Hilton also offers rooms that come with a fully-equipped kitchen, so families can cook their own meals. The location is ideal, since it’s walking distance to the Friendship Fountain, the Museum of Science and History, and the San Marco Square.
Address: 1201 Kings Avenue, Jacksonville, FL 32207
Crowne Plaza Hotel/Jacksonville Airport
The whole family will have plenty to do in the area surrounding the Crowne Plaza Hotel, which is just minutes away from River City Marketplace and the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens. The hotel boasts its own atrium and indoor pool, giving families of all ages refreshing relaxation in the perfect ambiance. Complimentary shuttles to and from the airport make this destination even more convenient.
Address: 14670 Duval Road, Jacksonville, FL 32202