13 hotel rooms that will blow your kids’ minds

Sweet dreams are made of these! From hot air balloons to out-of-this-world rooms with space capsule beds, your tiny travellers are going to flip over these kid-approved accommodations.

13 hotel rooms that will blow your kids’ minds

Photo: Fantasyland Hotel

13 hotel rooms that will blow your kids’ minds

The Pineapple, Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Punta Cana

Who lives in a pineapple under the sea? You do! This Bikini Bottom–inspired villa transports your mini-SpongeBob to an underwater world of adventure while you relax by the private infinity pool. Bonus: Baby food, strollers, cribs, kids’ spa robes and baby bottle warmers are provided for the tiniest of travellers.

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A building resembling SpongeBob's pineapple housePhoto: Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts

The Eloise Suite, The Plaza New York

This “rawther” fancy suite came together with the help of fashion designer Betsey Johnson. Inspired by the 1955 classic book Eloise: A Book for Precocious Grown-Ups, the explosion of floral print and stripes is sure to have your mischievous little one tickled pink.

A young girl jumps on a bed in a very pink hotel roomPhoto: The Plaza New York


Despicable Me Kids’ Suites, Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando Resort

Minions, unite! Let your kids loose in Gru’s Laboratory, an adjoining room for kids (that doesn’t have access to the hallway) with pod-like beds and one-in-a-Minion decor.

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Two small beds in a room full of pictures of minionsPhoto: Loews Portofino Bay Hotel

Legoland Beach Retreat, Legoland Florida Resort

What better way to spend your Lego holiday than in a life-size Lego village? Lego bungalows sleep up to five, with Lego-themed murals, Lego art and straight-up Lego so that you can build the holiday of your dreams!

3 kids lie on a bed surrounded by Lego imagesPhoto: Legoland Florida Resort, Chip Litherland

Finding Nemo Family Suites, Disney’s Art of Animation Resort

Prepare your little clownfish for an underwater night of adventure in this colourful family suite located in the heart of Walt Disney World. Coral-shaped headboards and carpets that mimic the ocean floor will make for one enchanted night indeed.

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13 hotel rooms that will blow your kids’ mindsPhoto: Walt Disney Studios


Wolf Den Suite, Great Wolf Lodge

Your little pups are going to flip for this private den. Tucked inside a standard room, this space is designed just for them, with cozy bunk beds and protective “cave” walls.

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A hotel room with an enclosed bunk bed cavePhoto: Great Wolf Lodge

Space Theme Room, Fantasyland Hotel

Five, four, three, two, one, blast off! A night in this room will be like taking a trip to another galaxy, with out-of-this-world bunk bed “capsules” and a sea of stars on the floor and ceiling. Bonus: Once the kids drift off to sleep, there’s a gravity-defying Jacuzzi where the parents can decompress.

A hotel room layed out like a spaceshipPhoto: Fantasyland Hotel

Drive-In Cinema Room, V8 Hotel-Motorworld Stuttgart

Beep beep! Whether the kids love cars or the movies, they will go wild for a night spent under the stars in a retro Cadillac Coupe de Ville. Plus, the in-room collection of DVDs will keep your tiny cinephile up to date on all of the classics.

A car that has been converted into a carPhoto: V8 Hotel-Motorworld Stuttgart


Double Bed Ensuite Cockpit, Jumbo Stay

Your frequent flyer will love this one-of-a-kind room nestled in the cockpit of an authentic 747 jumbo jet from 1976. With the controls at their fingertips, they can pilot their way to the best vacation ever.

The cockpit of a plane behind a bedPhoto: Jumbo Stay

Treehouse Suite, Adventure Suites: The Theme Hotel

Who hasn’t dreamed of spending the night in a treehouse? From the tree-trunk playhouse to the carousel horse (that you can actually ride) to the two-person Jacuzzi for mom and dad, this two-storey suite comes packed with fun ways to keep the whole family entertained.

A two storey hotel room with a massive tree stump in the middlePhoto: Adventure Suites

Big Pyjama Room, Alton Towers Hotel

Up, up and away! Transport your tiny adventurer to cloud nine with a stay in this dreamy room designed to look like you’re floating through the sky in a hot-air balloon.

A bed beneath a hot air ballon-style framePhoto: Alton Towers Hotel


Wizard Chambers, Georgian House Hotel

Let your little magician’s imagination run wild in this enchanted hotel room, located on the lower ground floor of this 19th-century hotel. Its stained glass windows, stone walls, archways, trunks, cauldrons and four-poster bed hung with velvet curtains will keep his curiosity entertained all night long.

A castle-themed hotel roomPhoto: Georgian House Hotel

Octonauts Room, CBeebies Land Hotel

Octonauts, to your stations! Let your little ones delve into a magical underwater world of adventure with Captain Barnacles and the crew. They will love having their own private kids’ area, with themed bedding and an interactive play wall.

A hotel room with octopi symbols and undersea themesPhoto: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire

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This article was originally published on Dec 30, 2018

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