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Best Wilkes-Barre Family Hotels

Hampton Inn & Suites Wilkes-Barre/Scranton
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
876 Schechter Dr, Wilkes-Barre, PA
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The price is $119 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28
4.6/5Wonderful! (768 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, skiing nearby, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family
Travelers say...

"I will recommend that hotel.very clean and nice service"…"

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites Wilkes-Barre/Scranton
Hilton Garden Inn Wilkes Barre
Great for families
3 out of 5
242 Highland Park Blvd, Wilkes-Barre, PA
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The price is $129 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28
4.4/5Wonderful! (579 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, skiing nearby, extra beds/cribs, free airport shuttle
Travelers say...

"Really great stay. Friendly staff and clean room near at a great location."…"

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2020

Hilton Garden Inn Wilkes Barre
Holiday Inn Wilkes Barre - East Mountain
Great for families
3 out of 5
600 Wildflower Drive at Route 115, Wilkes-Barre, PA
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The price is $84 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28
4.4/5Excellent! (970 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, skiing nearby, extra beds/cribs, free airport shuttle
Travelers say...

"The property was well kept with a nice decor. Due to covid there is limited cleaning of the room, so you will have to discard of your own garbage. There were some receptacles overflowing as persons placed their garbage outside rooms. Housekeepers were available each day to get clean towels if needed ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2020

Holiday Inn Wilkes Barre - East Mountain

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Best Western Plus Wilkes Barre Center City
Great for families
3 out of 5
77 E Market St., Wilkes-Barre, PA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $72 per night from Oct 12 to Oct 13
4.3/5Excellent! (796 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, skiing nearby, extra beds/cribs, laundry
Travelers say...

"Clean rooms very quiet loved it and the pool thumbs up 👍👍"…"

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2020

Best Western Plus Wilkes Barre Center City
Comfort Inn & Suites Wilkes Barre - Arena
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
1067 Wilkes Barre Township Blvd, Wilkes-Barre, PA
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The price is $76 per night from Oct 8 to Oct 9
4.3/5Excellent! (780 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, extra beds/cribs, laundry
Travelers say...

"We stayed in a suite with a hot tub which was great! The only complaint I have is they advertise full breakfast which was only coffee/ juice & a honey bun/ cinnamon roll....I’m guessing it’s because of Covid but I think they could still give more than that!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2020

Comfort Inn & Suites Wilkes Barre - Arena
Econo Lodge Arena Wilkes Barre
Great for families
2 out of 5
1075 Wilkes-Barre Twp. Blvd. SR 309, Wilkes-Barre, PA
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The price is $55 per night from Oct 13 to Oct 14
4.3/5Excellent! (984 reviews)
Families like: skiing nearby, extra beds/cribs, laundry
Travelers say...

"I've stayed here several times and it's always very clean. Fixtures and rooms are newly redone. The coffee is great too! And it's close to the highways and malls."…"

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2020

Econo Lodge Arena Wilkes Barre
Host Inn All Suites
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
860 Kidder St, Wilkes-Barre, PA
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The price is $84 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 5
4.1/5Very Good! (819 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, kitchen, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family
Will come back

"I love the quiet time between 10PM to 8AM. Room was a little dirty but Love the suite I was in"…"

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2020

Host Inn All Suites
Holiday Inn Express Wilkes Barre East
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
1063 Highway 315 Blvd, Wilkes-Barre, PA
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The price is $85 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
3.9/5Very Good! (714 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, extra beds/cribs, games and toys, free airport shuttle
Travelers say...

"I thought the hotel was nice. Room very clean. King size bed very comfortable. I would go back."…"

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2020

Holiday Inn Express Wilkes Barre East
Days Inn by Wyndham Wilkes Barre
Great for families
2 out of 5
760 Kidder St, Wilkes-Barre, PA
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The price is $56 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 5
3.6/5Good! (985 reviews)
Families like: skiing nearby, laundry
Travelers say...

"nice older hotel. I liked the staff really took precautions to heart and wore masks and provided the to go breakfast. It was weird that you had to ask for the breakfasts from the front desk but their was no signage to let you know the procedure. Also a little early for breakfast to end at 9:15 on ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Wilkes Barre
Wilkes-Barre Inn and Suites
Great for families
3 out of 5
880 Kidder Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA
The price is $64 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28
2.7/5 (10 reviews)
Families like: free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
this hotel is a good value for the price.

"This hotel was fine and clean. no breakfast because of covid, get new towels & room coffee yourself daily. on check-in, we had prepaid reservations days in advance but the hotel didn't receive any payment; called and it was rectified after being on hold 30 minutes. otherwise it was fine."…"

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2020

Wilkes-Barre Inn and Suites
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Family Friendly Hotels with Indoor Pools

The Woodlands Inn, Ascend Hotel Collection
3 out of 5
1073 Highway 315, Wilkes-Barre, PA
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The price is $87 per night from Oct 12 to Oct 13
4.2/5Very Good! (520 reviews)

"Are at the two restaurants there and they were both excellent! Reneè was great! She checked us in. Will be going back! Property is gorgeous and it’s a great little getaway!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2020

The Woodlands Inn, Ascend Hotel Collection
Host Inn All Suites
2.5 out of 5
860 Kidder St, Wilkes-Barre, PA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $84 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 5
4.1/5Very Good! (819 reviews)
Will come back

"I love the quiet time between 10PM to 8AM. Room was a little dirty but Love the suite I was in"…"

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2020

Host Inn All Suites
Holiday Inn Wilkes Barre - East Mountain
3 out of 5
600 Wildflower Drive at Route 115, Wilkes-Barre, PA
Free Cancellation
The price is $84 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28
4.4/5Excellent! (970 reviews)

"The property was well kept with a nice decor. Due to covid there is limited cleaning of the room, so you will have to discard of your own garbage. There were some receptacles overflowing as persons placed their garbage outside rooms. Housekeepers were available each day to get clean towels if needed ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2020

Holiday Inn Wilkes Barre - East Mountain

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Comfort Inn & Suites Wilkes Barre - Arena
2.5 out of 5
1067 Wilkes Barre Township Blvd, Wilkes-Barre, PA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $76 per night from Oct 8 to Oct 9
4.3/5Excellent! (780 reviews)

"We stayed in a suite with a hot tub which was great! The only complaint I have is they advertise full breakfast which was only coffee/ juice & a honey bun/ cinnamon roll....I’m guessing it’s because of Covid but I think they could still give more than that!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2020

Comfort Inn & Suites Wilkes Barre - Arena
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Family friendly Hotels with Connecting Rooms

Best Western Plus Wilkes Barre Center City
3 out of 5
77 E Market St., Wilkes-Barre, PA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $72 per night from Oct 12 to Oct 13
4.3/5Excellent! (796 reviews)

"Clean rooms very quiet loved it and the pool thumbs up 👍👍"…"

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2020

Best Western Plus Wilkes Barre Center City
Comfort Inn & Suites Wilkes Barre - Arena
2.5 out of 5
1067 Wilkes Barre Township Blvd, Wilkes-Barre, PA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $76 per night from Oct 8 to Oct 9
4.3/5Excellent! (780 reviews)

"We stayed in a suite with a hot tub which was great! The only complaint I have is they advertise full breakfast which was only coffee/ juice & a honey bun/ cinnamon roll....I’m guessing it’s because of Covid but I think they could still give more than that!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2020

Comfort Inn & Suites Wilkes Barre - Arena
Econo Lodge Arena Wilkes Barre
2 out of 5
1075 Wilkes-Barre Twp. Blvd. SR 309, Wilkes-Barre, PA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $55 per night from Oct 13 to Oct 14
4.3/5Excellent! (984 reviews)

"I've stayed here several times and it's always very clean. Fixtures and rooms are newly redone. The coffee is great too! And it's close to the highways and malls."…"

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2020

Econo Lodge Arena Wilkes Barre

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Extended Stay America - Wilkes-Barre - Hwy. 315
2.5 out of 5
1067 Highway 315, Wilkes-Barre, PA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $67 per night from Oct 17 to Oct 18
3.6/5Good! (386 reviews)

"Very comfortable and convenient. Everything you can possibly need. There was no conditioner, but that’s not even an issue if you carry your own. Would for sure stay again"…"

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2020

Extended Stay America - Wilkes-Barre - Hwy. 315
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Where Should We Stay in Wilkes-Barre?

The destination of Wilkes-Barre is a great choice if you've been thinking about a vacation with your kids. The entertainment, hockey games, and interesting architecture are just a few things that make this an attractive family vacation destination. Take to the air and fly into Wilkes-Barre, PA (AVP-Scranton Intl.), which is located 10.1 mi (16.3 km) from the city center. When you're thinking about where to stay in Wilkes-Barre, you might want to consider one of the 19 child-friendly hotels and other accommodations here.

Vacationing families have positive things to say about these accommodations:

Best Western Plus Genetti Hotel & Conference Center: Offers an outdoor pool, a restaurant, and free parking. Guests like the overall comfort and clean rooms at this 3-star hotel.

Quality Inn & Suites Conference Center Wilkes Barre - Features a restaurant, free parking, and free buffet breakfast. This 3-star hotel is popular with guests for its overall comfort.

Econo Lodge Arena Wilkes Barre - Offers a restaurant, free parking, and free breakfast. Guests like the overall comfort and central location at this 2-star hotel.

Fairfield Inn & Suites Wilkes-Barre Scranton - Features an indoor pool, free parking, and free breakfast. This 2.5-star hotel is popular with guests for its comfy beds.

Courtyard by Marriott Wilkes-Barre Arena - Offers an indoor pool, a restaurant, and free parking. Guests like the central location and helpful staff at this 3-star hotel.

When Should We Visit Wilkes-Barre?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use this information to decide when to pack up the kids and head to Wilkes-Barre.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 80°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 20°F
  • Driest months: February, January, March, and December, with an average rainfall of 2.41 inches
  • Rainiest months: September, June, July, and May, with an average rainfall of 3.84 inches

What Should We See and Do in Wilkes-Barre?

While you are visiting Wilkes-Barre, you might want to round up the kiddos and make time to see interesting attractions such as Mohegan Sun Arena and PNC Field. Make sure you have lots of time for activities like Montage Mountain Waterpark and Montage Mountain Ski Resort.

Wilkes-Barre is also known for the:
  • Live music
  • Shopping
  • Riverfront
  • Architecture
  • Hockey
  • Restaurants
  • Entertainment
  • University life

Frequently asked questions

What's Wilkes-Barre like for family-friendly vacations?
If you’ve been thinking about a vacation with your kids, Wilkes-Barre is a good choice. The entertainment, hockey games, and restaurants are just some of the things that make this an attractive family vacation spot. Take to the air and fly into Barre, PA (AVP-Scranton Intl. Airport (AVP), which is located 10.1 mi (16.3 km) from the city center.
What's the best accommodation for a family vacation to Wilkes-Barre?
Holiday Inn Wilkes Barre - East Mountain is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an indoor pool and 2 restaurants. Other options to stay with the kids include Hampton Inn & Suites Wilkes-Barre/Scranton and Host Inn All Suites.
How many hotels that welcome families can I expect to find in Wilkes-Barre?
Expedia has 19 hotels in Wilkes-Barre that are perfect for families.
What's the weather like in Wilkes-Barre?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 68°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 31°F. The snowiest months in Wilkes-Barre are January, December, March, and February, with each month seeing an average of 7 inches of snowfall.
What's there to see and do with your family in Wilkes-Barre?
While you and your family are visiting Wilkes-Barre, you might want to check out some kid-friendly attractions such as Mohegan Sun Arena, Frances Slocum State Park, and Delaware and Lehigh Trail Black Diamond Trailhead. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area like Jack Frost Mountain Resort and Montage Mountain Ski Resort.

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