Situated in the Mountain West region of the U.S., Utah is a popular travel destination often boasted for its incredible geological history. The state is home to five national historic sites, five national parks, several distinct geographic regions, 45 state parks, and more than a dozen national monuments and recreation areas.
Planning a family trip to Utah can be an educational and memorable experience. There are plenty of fun things for kids of all ages to do, including many outdoor adventures. One of the most important parts of planning your trip involves choosing a place to stay. Here we’ve compiled a list of the top kid-friendly Airbnbs in Utah.
1. Home with Indoor Playground in Garden City
Family Features: Indoor playground, indoor and outdoor slides, theater room, pool table, video games, ping pong table, basketball court, playhouse, putting green, and trampoline.
Kid-Friendly Amenities: Kids rooms, bunk beds, and children’s toys and games.
Rates from: $1,632 per night
Spanning more than 9,000 square feet, this massive home is the ultimate vacation property for families with kids. Children will enjoy the indoor playground, indoor and outdoor slides, theater, pool table, video games, ping pong table, basketball court, playhouse, trampoline, and putting green. The home also offers incredible views of the lake.
There are nine bedrooms and six bathrooms in the home, perfect for large families. When you’re not at the home, take the time to explore the area. Bear Lake State Park is a beautiful place to visit and go on hikes. The scenic lake stretches more than 20 miles along the Idaho border.
2. Centrally-Located Family Airbnb in Orem
Family Features: TV, wifi, washer and dryer units, piano, AC, private entrance, and free parking in the driveway or on street.
Kid-Friendly Amenities: Pack ‘n Play, outlet covers, bathtub, changing table, baby safety gates, children’s books and toys, table corner guards, fireplace guards, crib, room-darkening shades, and children’s dinnerware.
Rates from: $201 per night
Spend a relaxing weekend or extended stay at this beautiful five-bedroom, three-bath home in Orem. Located in the heart of the Utah Valley, this home is conveniently located less than 30 minutes from Sundance Mountain Resort where families can enjoy a day of skiing. The home is also located next to the largest shopping center in Utah County.
The 3,200 square foot home has everything a family needs for a stress-free vacation, including a grassy front and backyard, smart TVs, streaming services, central AC and heating, and a private entrance with a locking system. The home is a split level and offers two kitchens, two laundry rooms, two TV rooms, two dining rooms, and a living room.
3. Cozy Property with Playground, Playroom and Crib in Orem
Family Features: Grassy front yard, basketball hoop, back patio, playground, fully-equipped kitchen, smart TVs, streaming services, highspeed internet, central AC, washer and dryer units, and playroom.
Kid-Friendly Amenities: High chair, baby safety gates, children’s books and toys, crib, children’s dinnerware, and changing table.
Rates from: $115 per night
Located in the heart of Orem near many restaurants and shops, this cozy three-bedroom, two-bath home is tucked away on a quiet residential street and offers a grassy front yard with a basketball hoop. In the backyard, there is a patio and playground. Just across the street, there is another grassy area and a swing set.
When the kids are not playing in the playroom full of toys under the stairs or on the outdoor playground, head into town for even more fun. Just ten minutes from Orem is Provo Beach where families will find an arcade, bowling, laser tag, ropes course, ice cream, and so much more.
4. Quiet Cabin with Slides in Pine Valley
Family Features: Back deck, outdoor slide, patio, outdoor seating, BBQ, fully-equipped kitchen, children’s bunk beds, and fire pit.
Kid-Friendly Amenities: Pack ‘n Play, high chair, baby safety gates, children’s books and toys, and children’s dinnerware.
Rates from: $115 per night
At 6,800 feet elevation sits this magnificent cabin home. The cabin spans 1,850 square feet and has three stories. The home was remodeled in 2008 and features an upper story with a loft and bedroom. The master bedroom is on the main level and the kitchen is fully furnished and includes everything you need during your stay.
Guests can enjoy lounging on the upper deck which has a slide that twirls down to the ground. There is also a patio with outdoor seating and a BBQ. Nearby, guests can walk the trails or go fishing at the Pine Valley Recreation Area.
5. East Bench Kid-Friendly Airbnb in Ogden
Family Features: Gourmet kitchen, laundry room, balcony, driveway, cozy living room, flat-screen TV, patio, and outdoor seating.
Kid-Friendly Amenities: Pack ‘n Play, outlet covers, high chair, baby safety gates, and children’s books and toys.
Rates from: $129 per night
This charming home in Ogden’s East Bench comfortably sleeps up to five guests and offers two bedrooms and two full baths. There is also a sleeper sofa in the family room, as well as a gourmet kitchen, laundry room, driveway, back balcony, and spacious main floor areas. Families can enjoy eating meals together on the elevated deck or watching films on the big screen TV.
If you’re exploring the local area, be sure to spend an afternoon at the Hill Aerospace Museum. Children who are interested in planes will love seeing the extensive aircraft collection and unique exhibits.
6. Trendy Family-Friendly Rental in Provo
Family Features: Full kitchen, washer and dryer units, dishwasher, AC, wifi, TV, and lots of natural light.
Kid-Friendly Amenities: Bathtub and children’s books and toys.
Rates from: $130 per night
Perfect for smaller families, this two-bedroom, one-bath home is both cozy and stylish. There is a large picture window near a trendy chaise sofa where guests can curl up and enjoy a book in the sunlight. The hardwood floors, muted color palette, and hip décor give the Airbnb a modern look.
There is much to see in the Provo area while staying at your rental home. Bring the kids to see the spectacular waterfall, Bridal Veil Falls, at the scenic Provo Canyon. The natural waterfall is easily accessible via a trail that connects to the parking lot.
7. Townhouse with Home Theater near St. George
Family Features: Free parking on premises, pool, full kitchen, washer and dryer units, dishwasher, AC, heating, wifi, arcade game, outdoor seating, BBQ, home theater, and flat-screen TVs.
Kid-Friendly Amenities: Kids bunk beds and bathtub.
Rates from: $161 per night
This spacious four-bedroom, four-bath home offers families ample entertainment options without ever leaving the Airbnb. There is a home theater with stadium-style sofa seating and a 70-inch screen with surround sound. There is also an arcade game that the kids will love to play.
If your family is looking for something to do in Washington, consider a trip to the Washington City Community Center. There is an aquatic center, trails, golf course, city parks, and sports options like mountain biking.
8. Family Home with Hot Tub in Santa Clara
Family Features: Hot tub, pool, free street parking, fully-equipped kitchen, game console, air hockey, grill, extra fridge, indoor and outdoor seating, and smart TV.
Rates from: $755 per night
Located within the Paradise Village at Zion Complex, this Santa Clara suite is a modern seven-bedroom home that offers a wide range of family-friendly amenities. The home is equipped with a full kitchen, indoor and outdoor seating, a balcony, two living rooms, and much more. Guests also have access to community amenities, including a lazy river, hot tub, splash pad, kiddy pool, slides, playground, heated pools, and walking trails.
Nearby, families will find many fun things to do and see. Take a day trip to Dinosaur Discover Site, a fascinating and educational experience for children who love prehistoric times. The park includes both outdoor and indoor exhibits, as well as picnic areas and a sandbox.
9. Kid and Pet-Friendly Home Close to Zion and Bryce
Family Features: Fully-equipped kitchen, flat-screen TVs, streaming services, garage, backyard, and vaulted ceilings.
Kid-Friendly Amenities: Pack ‘n Play, babysitter recommendations, children’s books and toys, room-darkening shades, bathtub, and children’s dinnerware.
Rates from: $154 per night
With its rustic modern décor, vaulted ceilings, and cozy furnishings, this charming Airbnb in La Verkin is a comfortable and stylish place to stay with family. The home offers incredible views and is located in a relaxed neighborhood on the edge of town. There are several TVs in the home that offer streaming channels like Netflix and Hulu.
While staying in La Verkin, you’ll want to stop into some of the local eateries for delicious fare. River Rock Roasting Co is a coffeehouse and bakery that serves tasty baked goods, sandwiches, and espresso drinks. Stop in for a treat and enjoy views of the canyon.
10. Boho Chic Family Townhouse Near Park City
Family Features: Indoor fireplace, beach essentials, wifi, TV, patio, BBQ, and outdoor seating.
Kid-Friendly Amenities: Pack ‘n Play, room-darkening shades, air conditioning, high chair, bathtub, children’s dinnerware, children’s books and toys, and outlet covers.
Rates from: $403 per night
This family-friendly home features chic décor and cozy furnishings throughout. There is an open floor plan on the second-floor main living space, a fully-equipped kitchen, and a private balcony. The home has been professionally cleaned and sanitized for the health of all guests.
You’ll find plenty of entertainment options when staying in the Kamas area with your family. The South Summit Aquatic Center is a fun place to visit with children. The rec center offers swimming pools, water slides, sprinklers, and a lazy river. There is something for children of all ages to enjoy.