‘Tis the season for twinkling lights, hot cocoa, holiday music, visits with Santa Claus and, most importantly, time with family. Escape to one of these festive destinations offering holiday packages.
1. The Inn at Christmas Place – Pigeon Forge, TN
The Christmas in Dixie Package at The Inn at Christmas Place in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, includes two nights of lodging, two tickets to the Dixie Stampede Dinner Show, two tickets to Christmas at The Smoky Mountain Opry, and deluxe breakfast buffet each morning for each guest. Additional adult and children’s tickets can be purchased at the hotel. Available Nov. 16, 2018 to Jan. 5, 2019. Click here for more information.
2. Congress Hall – Cape May, NJ
The Walkin’ in a Winter Wonderland holiday family package at Congress Hall in Cape May, New Jersey, includes deluxe accommodations; Breakfast with Santa tickets (two adults and two children; additional tickets can be purchased); Congress Hall Express train rides for each guest; and hot chocolate with whipped cream for each guest. Available Nov. 23 to Dec. 24, 2018. Visit the resort’s official website for more details.
3. Gaylord Opryland Resort – Nashville
The Country Christmas Basic Package at the Gaylord Opryland Resort in Nashville includes accommodations; Fast Pass tickets to ICE! featuring “How the Grinch Stole Christmas”; tickets to Cirque Dreams Holidaze, A Trace Adkins Christmas and Delta Riverboat; tickets for a midday cruise aboard the General Jackson Showboat; and a scavenger hunt — phew! Available select dates between Nov. 9, 2018 and Jan. 1, 2019. Click here to learn more about the resort’s holiday events.
4. Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center – Washington D.C.
Families are invited to enjoy the Christmas on the Potomac Package, with one night of accommodations; a $100 resort credit; unlimited priority entry to ICE! featuring “A Charlie Brown Christmas”; and a souvenir family photo at Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center near Washington D.C. Other activities include ice skating, gingerbread decorating, and — new for 2018 — the Cirque Dreams show! Available select dates from Nov. 16, 2018 to Jan. 1, 2019.
5. Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center – Grapevine, TX
The Holiday Getaway ICE! Adventure package at the Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center in Grapevine, Texas, includes overnight accommodations and tickets to ICE! featuring “Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer” — plus activities including ice skating, snow tubing, a Build-a-Bear Workshop, and gingerbread house decorating. Available select dates from Nov. 9, 2018 to Jan. 1, 2019. Click here for details.
6. Red Jacket Mountain View Resort – Jackson, NH
The two-night Christmas Present Package at the Red Jacket Mountain View Resort in Jackson, New Hampshire, includes breakfast each morning, Christmas dinner, admission to Kahuna Laguna water park, bonfire fun, cookie decorating, and a seasonal gift. Available Dec. 24 to 26, 2018. Other holiday packages are available. Click here for more information.
7. Mayflower Park Hotel – Seattle
The Holiday Traditions Parking Package at the Mayflower Park Hotel in Seattle includes classic or deluxe accommodations, valet parking and a holiday gift from the hotel. Available Nov. 1 to Dec. 30, 2018. Click here for more details.
8. Omni Grove Park Inn – Asheville, NC
The Gingerbread Holiday Bed and Breakfast package at the Omni Grove Park Inn in Asheville, North Carolina, includes deluxe accommodations; the Art of Breakfast buffet in the Blue Ridge Restaurant, per registered guest; a gingerbread cookie per registered guest; and overnight valet or garage parking (one vehicle per room). The resort fee is also included in the package. Available Nov. 18 to Dec. 30, 2018. Bonus: You’ll get to enjoy the resort’s annual gingerbread house display, which runs through Jan. 4, 2019. For more information on this package, along with other holiday packages offered by the resort, click here.
9. Omni Mount Washington Resort – Bretton Woods, NH
The Holiday Traditions family holiday package at the Omni Mountain Washington Resort in Bretton Woods, New Hampshire, includes luxurious accommodations; one hand-picked, cut-your-own Christmas tree, per room, per stay; one fresh, fully decorated wreath, per room, per stay; and a complimentary group wagon ride at Rocks Estate on select weekends. Available Nov. 18 to Dec. 24, 2018. Visit the resort’s official website for more details.
10. Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa & Convention Center – Galveston, TX
The Festival of Lights Hotel Family Package at Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa & Convention Center in Galveston, Texas, includes a luxurious room for one night, two adult and two children’s (ages 4 to 12) Festival of Lights tickets, a $60 breakfast credit, a special children’s turndown service with Christmas stockings, and valet parking. Click here for more information.
11. Kingsmill Resort & Spa – Williamsburg, VA
The Christmas Town holiday family package at Kingsmill Resort & Spa in Williamsburg, Virginia, includes two nights in a one-bedroom condo, multi-day tickets to Christmas Town at Busch Gardens Williamsburg, breakfast in Elements 1010 for each registered guest, complimentary resort parking and Wi-Fi, and complimentary shuttle transportation to Busch Gardens and other Williamsburg locations. Available through Jan. 6, 2019. Click here for more details.
12. The Broadmoor – Colorado Springs, CO
The Classic Broadmoor Christmas package at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, Colorado, includes luxurious accommodations for one night, dinner show tickets for each person to the Classic Broadmoor Christmas Show, and 25 percent off suites. The Classic Broadmoor Holiday show is available Dec. 14, 15, 22, 23, 24, 27, and 29, 2018. For more information, click here.
13. Grand Geneva Resort & Spa – Lake Geneva, WI
Grand Geneva Resort & Spa in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, is offering a Breakfast with Santa package that includes overnight accommodations and breakfast with Santa for two adults and two children. Offer valid Nov. 30 to Dec. 22, 2018. Click here for more information.
14. Hotel del Coronado – Coronado, CA
The Skating by the Sea offer at Hotel del Coronado in Coronado, California, includes overnight accommodations and passes to Skating by the Sea at the hotel’s famous beachfront ice rink. Available Nov. 22, 2018 to Jan. 1, 2019. Visit the resort’s website for more details.
15. Great Wolf Lodge – Multiple Locations
Celebrate the holidays with Snowland at Great Wolf Lodge! Attractions include access to a life-size, dine-in gingerbread house (reservations required) and Snowland Suites, complete with twinkling lights, an in-room Christmas tree, and special turndown service with milk and cookies. Of course, guests can enjoy the water park, kids’ activities, Story Time, and The Forest Friends Show as well. Use promo code SNOWLAND when booking, and visit Great Wolf Lodge for more information.
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