Florida welcomed more than 131 million travelers in 2019, according to a report published by Visit Florida. The south-easternmost U.S. state has a lot to offer, from its hundreds of miles of beaches to its notable arts scene. Orlando, a city in central Florida, is famous for its incredible theme parks, including Walt Disney World.
It’s no secret why families flock to Florida year after year for weekend getaways and extended vacations. With warm weather nearly year-round, exciting sightseeing opportunities, and endless attractions, there is never a dull moment. Traveling to Florida as a family? Here’s our top choices for best kid-friendly Airbnbs throughout the state.
Orlando Area Kid Friendly Airbnbs
1. Disney Themed Mansion For All Ages
Family Features: Game room, kid themed bedrooms with slides, pool with water-slide.
Kid-Friendly Amenities: Pack ’n Play or travel crib, high chair, books, toys, and games.
Just 10 minutes from Disney World sits one of the area’s most kid-friendly Airbnbs. The eight-bedroom with 12 beds, seven-bath home with pool and spa, making it the ideal rental for small and large families. Inside, the kids will enjoy the Disney-themed bedrooms including Frozen and Starwars bedrooms both complete with slides, a gaming room with xbox, ps4, foosball, air hockey table, and e-dartboard, and a Minion themed media room for kids of all ages. Outside, the entire family can partake in a dip in the spa or pool complete with water-slide and outdoor games.
The property has everything a family needs for a luxury vacation. Start your morning with breakfast in the fully-equipped kitchen, then take the shuttle service to Disney and Universal. After a long day of play, enjoy a relaxing dinner followed by a private soak in the hot tub or dip in the pool. Don’t feel like venturing far? Enjoy the incredible Encore Resort at Reunion including a waterpark with thrilling drop and twisting slides, multiple restaurants and bars, sport courts, and an amenity center with a fitness room and kid’s area.
2. Magical Family Home with Community Amenities
Kid-Friendly Amenities: Pack ’n Play or travel crib, high chair, Baby safety gates books, toys, and games.
This newly-updated property offers guests a wide range of amenities, including themed bedrooms, spacious kitchen with new appliances, Star Wars game room, cozy living area, sparkling pool and spa, and outdoor grill. There are also many community amenities available to families, such as a mini golf course, gym, and children’s park.
Disney World is only 15 miles from the home and accessible through back roads. Other incredible attractions are also within close proximity, including Discovery Cove and SeaWorld. Once you arrive back at your Airbnb, you’ll find the home equipped with all “starter” supplies, such as toiletries, dishwasher tab, laundry pack, and more.
3. Spacious Apartment Near Universal
Kid-Friendly Amenities: Pack ’n Play, high chair, stroller, toys, and games.
Located just minutes from Universal Studios, this spacious apartment has an open floor plan and all of the amenities you’d expect to see in an upscale rental. Guests can enjoy flat screen TVs, wifi, fully-equipped kitchen, and walk-in closets.
On the premises, there is a gym, shuffleboard, movie and game room, playground, and pool. Families will love that the Airbnb is just minutes from restaurants and grocery stores, as well as kid-friendly attractions like Universal’s Volcano Bay and Fun Spot America.
Family Features: 3 community pools, water slides, lazy river, and game room.
Kid-Friendly Amenities: Pack ’n Play, high chair, children’s dinnerware, and safety gates.
This beautiful townhome located in a family-friendly resort contains two bedrooms, two baths, and all the essentials that guests will need for a comfortable stay. During your visit, your family will have access to a wide range of entertainment, such as three pools, a lazy river, water slides, steam room, sauna, gym, tiki bar, jacuzzi, game room, and picnic and BBQ area.
One reviewer said, “What a wonderful home! This space has been professionally decorated. It was sparkling clean. We enjoyed the pools, club house, and outdoor amenities. This space was the perfect size for our family of four. It is located near restaurants and a quick drive to Universal Studios, Sea World, and Disney World properties. Thank you for hosting us!” – Nick
5. Luxury Villa in a Beautiful Golf Community
Kid-Friendly Amenities: Children’s dinnerware, high chair, crib, room-darkening shades, fireplace guards, baby monitor, game console, children’s books and toys.
Spend your vacation relaxing in this four-bedroom luxury villa situated in a quiet and secured golf community. This private home provides a safe place for families with round-the-clock security guards on the premises, and minimal travel time to the local theme parks and attractions. Villa guests also have access to a fitness center, volley beach, basketball court, tennis court, kids playground, golf, and splash water park.
Besides the incredible Disney Parks located nearby, families can go on adventures in the great outdoors. Go on an airboat ride in the everglades and see the diversity of wildlife and plant life. If you don’t see enough gators while in the water, head over to Gatorland to see gator wrestling, an incredible snake show, and get the chance to meet a gator up-close.
Ft. Lauderdale Area Kid Friendly Vacation Rentals
6. Bermuda Key House in the Exclusive Bermuda Riviera
Kid-Friendly Amenities: Room-darkening shades, pack ’n Play or travel crib, crib,children’s books and toys, babysitter recommendations, high chair, and window guards.
You’ll discover this next Airbnb in one of Ft. Lauderdale’s most exclusive neighborhoods, Bermuda Riviera. The lavish home has four bedrooms, two bathrooms, heated pool, patio, and a fully-equipped kitchen. It is surrounded by lush landscape and offers many great amenities, such as cable in each bedroom.
The waterfront home provides spectacular views and is in close proximity to the beach. There is also many nearby restaurants and grocery stores. Anglin’s Fishing Pier and Lauderdale by the Sea are just a short walk away.
7. Renovated Four-Bedroom Home in Oakland Park
Kid-Friendly Amenities: Pack ’n Play, game room, foosball, ping-pong, and beach gear.
This centrally-located Airbnb is the perfect location for families that plan to spend their days exploring the Ft. Lauderdale area. It’s just a 15-minute drive from the beach, two miles to Wilton Manors, 12 minutes to Downtown Las Olas, and within walking distance of countless bars, restaurants, shops, and markets.
The fully-remodeled home is spacious and offers guests a large backyard with a private pool. Kids can also enjoy the ping-pong table, cornhole set, soccer goal, and basketball hoops in the backyard, and the game room which offers a foosball table, boxing bag, and more. The home is also equipped with all of your beach vacation essentials.
8. Quiet Studio Apartment with Heated Salt Water Pool
Kid-Friendly Amenities: Children’s books and toys, room-darkening shades, beach gear.
Perfect for small families, this one-bath, one-bed rental offers cozy accommodations within the Mediterranean two-story home. Enjoy a private entrance, large patio, kitchen with eat-in bar, free wifi, free parking, and a heated salt water pool.
One reviewer said, “Allen’s home is truly an oasis! Not only is he a gracious, patient, and welcoming host, but the space is also perfect. Everything is clean, bright, and of the highest standard.” – Tyler
Miami Area Kid Friendly Airbnbs
9. MiMo District Home with Beach Skyline Views
Kid-Friendly Amenities: Crib, changing table, window guards, high chair, outlet covers. room-darkening shades, Game console, Children’s books and toys, table corner guards, baby monitor, and baby bath.
All of Miami’s top attractions and activities can be found close by this exquisite Airbnb in the MiMo District. The five-bedroom, four-and-a-half bath home has been recently renovated and offers plenty of room for entertaining. It is within walking distance of Bay Ocean Park, as well as multiple restaurants.
Families can enjoy the wide range amenities at the Airbnb, such as a large backyard with barbecue grill and TV, eco-friendly synthetic sod for comfort, gated perimeter for safety, impact doors and windows, exterior lighting, outdoor shower, and much more. It is also a short drive to Miami Seaquarium and Jungle Island.
10. Townhouse in Family-Friendly Coconut Grove
Kid-Friendly Amenities: Crib, baby gates, changing table, window guards, high chair,
This Airbnb can be found in the safe and family-friendly neighborhood of Coconut Grove. The 1,600 square foot townhouse is just a 10-minute drive from the beach or a 20-minute bike ride from Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden and Hammock Park. There is a free trolley around the corner and the home is within walking distance of the maria, parks, and the fresh market.
Each bedroom has its own bathroom and there is a child-enclosed barrier on the stairs. The TV has access to Netflix and the fully-furnished home is clean and cozy. The laid-back neighborhood has plenty to offer in terms of restaurants and shopping. If you want to avoid the stress and chaos of the Miami beach area while still remaining within driving or biking distance of the beach, this spacious Miami townhouse is a great option.
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