Montage Hotels & Resorts offer families plenty of fun, summer programming perfect for your next getaway.
Montage Palmetto Bluff, located in Bluffton, South Carolina, offers families an array of unique experiences on and around its stunning grounds. Go on a guided kayak tour of the May River and look out for the dolphins that live there. Early birds can take advantage of the Dawn Chorus at Palmetto Bluff, a new, early-morning activity led by the resort’s naturalist where guests can listen to more than 300 species of birds. The resort’s naturalist also hosts a walking tour, highlighting the history of the area with stops along the way at Bird Island, the local treehouses and River Road. The resort also offers a range of outdoor activities, including horseback riding, biking, paddle boarding and fishing. Pets are welcome and the resort offers special accessories and treats for your furry friend.
Park City, Utah’s, Montage Deer Valley boasts two kids’ programs for on-site activities. Paintbox, for ages 5–12, entertains kids with games, crafts, movies and other activities. Camp Compass, for ages 6–17, focuses on outdoor activities, including hiking, paddle boarding and drone racing. The resort hosts numerous other year-round activities, including hiking, biking, yoga, stargazing and outdoor concerts.
The resort offers daytrips to nearby national parks, including Arches National Park, Canyonlands National Park and Yellowstone National Park through its Montage Expeditions program. Itineraries vary by tour and includes transportation, dedicated tour guides and some meals.
On the second Friday of each month this summer, Montage Deer Valley hosts a Family Cooking Series. The cooking class series has a different theme each class, including kid-friendly sushi, grilling, ceviche and pastry.
Carneros Resort and Spa recently revealed new family programming just in time for summer. The Napa Valley property sits on 28 acres and features 100 standalone cottages and multibedroom homes throughout 16 uniquely named neighborhoods, giving guests a home-away-from-home vacation experience.
With travel restrictions lifted and Fourth of July right around the corner, it is time to start planning your holiday trip. Although there are plenty of destinations to choose from, keep these two destinations and resorts in mind.
Velas Resorts in Mexico offers summer savings, perfect for a family getaway. Guests can take advantage of suite upgrades, 50 percent discounted stays for kids and teens, half-off round-trip airport transfers, complimentary hydrotherapy and up to a $300 resort credit for couples or family experiences. Early check-in and late check-out are available at select properties.