Courtesy of the Park Hyatt Beaver Creek Resort and Spa

Here’s a go-to resource for your next family vacation, whether you’re looking for a laid-back beach getaway or Rocky Mountain adventures.

No. 20 Park Hyatt Beaver Creek Resort & Spa, Avon, CO

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Just 200 feet from Beaver Creek’s ski school, this château-style resort makes kids a priority. Story time convenes daily by the Great Room fireplace (complete with complimentary mugs of hot cocoa), Camp Hyatt organizes activities for those 12 and under, and a mountainside restaurant makes kid-size portions of steak and farm-fresh vegetables. The resort also knows how to pamper adults, whether at the spa or in luxurious guest rooms with oversize beds and views of the slopes.

America's Best Family Hotels 2013

No. 20 Park Hyatt Beaver Creek Resort & Spa, Avon, CO

Just 200 feet from Beaver Creek’s ski school, this château-style resort makes kids a priority. Story time convenes daily by the Great Room fireplace (complete with complimentary mugs of hot cocoa), Camp Hyatt organizes activities for those 12 and under, and a mountainside restaurant makes kid-size portions of steak and farm-fresh vegetables. The resort also knows how to pamper adults, whether at the spa or in luxurious guest rooms with oversize beds and views of the slopes.

Courtesy of the Park Hyatt Beaver Creek Resort and Spa

America's Best Family Hotels 2013

Name an activity that kids might dream up for their perfect vacation and Florida’s Ponte Vedra Inn & Club probably has it. They can join lawn games and craft classes, improve a tennis or golf swing, take a horse ride along the private beach, and learn a captain’s secrets for catching flounder.

It’s a winning recipe that has earned Ponte Vedra the title of America’s best family hotel, according to T+L readers, who voted in the annual World’s Best Awards survey. And like many of the top-ranking properties, Ponte Vedra delivers meaningful, experiential travel and the option for tailor-made experiences.

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At Vermont’s Stowe Mountain Lodge (No. 3), for instance, you can indulge in a reflexology massage, while your child chooses a pastry-scented pedicure or a hydrating facial, all items on the “mini-me” menu. A stay at Colorado’s Park Hyatt Beaver Creek Resort & Spa (No. 20) comes with daily story-time—along with complimentary mugs of hot chocolate. And Virginia’s Tides Inn (No. 7) now provides tees for tots at the 18-hole Golden Eagle Golf Club.

Family-size accommodations and convenience remain selling points as well. Disney’s Beach Club Resort (No. 10) is a few minutes’ stroll from Epcot, but you don’t need to leave the resort to get your thrills. Its own three-acre water park features a waterslide crafted from the mast of a life-size shipwreck.

So say good-bye to one-size-fits-all travel. You won’t have to choose between amusement parks and museums or French fries and fresh seafood—2013’s batch of winners has a little something for everyone.

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