Staying in a Missouri hotel with your children can be enough to make any parent a little frazzled. Close quarters with not much to do and people on the other side of the wall can be asking for disaster. In particular, if the kids get upset and bored.
However, it doesn’t have to be that bad. You and your kids can make the best out of hotel travel with a few easy tips.
Before you even get the party started, contact numerous Missouri hotels in and shop for the best price. Many hotels give “kids stay free” weekends. Some have even created this policy for any time of the year, but their busiest times. Also, if your children are older, look into the availability of adjoining rooms. The kids will be close by, but mom and dad can get have privacy too.
Not all MO hotels provide cribs, so be sure to ask.
In addition to staying free, kids can eat free. Continental hot breakfasts, kids’ menus, and time locked specials mean your hotel may offer free food for your little ones.
Most hotels have heated swimming pools. Be sure to carry along swim suits and take advantage of entertainment and exercise you may not be able to get at home. Not only do the kids have fun splashing around, but they’ll sleep well.
In today’s technological world, most hotels have free cable and WiFi, as well as video consoles. Some travel hotels provide game and book libraries where bored kids can check out games or books.
Depending on the length of time of your hotel stay, think about your family’s need for a kitchen. Some hotels offer rooms with small kitchens, while some don’t.
With some in-depth research, you can make your children’s hotel experience exciting and fun, without annoying everyone else in the hotel.