If the shopping malls start stocking Christmas wreaths, get into the fall foliage – leaf peeking – autumn harvest spirit with this family beach vacation deal at the Cape Codder Resort in Massachusetts. Beach vacation?
Yes, okay, it's off season. But it's still a beach and a fun and restful family vacation getaway for those on a budget.
Fun family amenities at the Cape Codder include the resort’s invigorating spa treatments, live music on weekends, and a gift shop for souvenirs and trinkets. Best of all for families who are huddled inside during the school week… Their fun waterpark, under cover, with an indoor wave pool and slides, waterfalls, whirlpools, saunas and everything a kid (or parent) could dream of.
There's also a heated outdoor pool. Perfect for a chilly Cape Cod weekend.
For other treats at the resort, the Hearth ‘n Kettle and Grand Cru Wine Bar & Grill restaurants provide a cozy family atmosphere and hearty eats for everyone.
Available now through November 24, 2012, based on availability — or the actual cranberry harvest season — the Cape Codder Resort & Spa offers the Cranberry Harvest Package. (This is cranberry bog territory.)
For a $209 for the first night, your family of four can book a Cape Codder room with two queen beds, and use the indoor waterpark, pool, spa and enjoy the area's sights.
As part of the offer, you will receive a $40 credit for a soothing treatment or spa products from their on-site spa, or keepsakes from the gift shop — a good offer if you want to get in some early holiday shopping.
In addition, as part of this offer, families will receive a
- Welcome gift
- Dinner for two at Grand Cru Wine Bar and Grill or Hearth 'n Kettle Restaurant, where kids' fare is on hand (you will actually receive $40 in meal allowance)
- Note that seasonally discounted rates also apply to Family Vacation Packages, some of which start as low as $103/night per room if you stay mid-week.
Be sure to check out the Cape Codder Resort website for more details and reservations or call toll free at 888/297-2200. Also, don’t forget to read up on FTF’s articles for nearby attractions and more information on the Cape Cod area.
For more ideas on fall vacations to the Caribbean, visit FTF's 14 Fabulous Fall Getaways and get inspired.
This story was accurate when it was published. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question, and stay up to date with current events to ensure a safe and successful trip.