If you’re as sick of winter as most everyone is, why not start planning a fun, sunshine – filled vacation now?
It is never too early to start looking at those gorgeous photos of beaches and sand and fun. Don’t worry if you cannot afford to spend time in the Bahamas or Jamaica at one of those lavish resorts.
If you are traveling on a budget there are many fantastic resorts that you can visit right here in the good ole US of A that will provide you with just as much, if not more, fun.
Yes, you can find a great sunshine-filled beach getaway without traveling abroad and without spending an arm and a leg. Don’t believe us? Take a look at 4 of the top beach budget resorts that can have you feeling the heat!
Holiday Inn Resort, Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina
This resort is fantastic for families with small children. Upon checking in, your little ones are greeted with buckets filled with sand.
Everyone gets a fresh glass of lemonade, and the hotel mascot, a macaw named Gabby, is sure to have lots to say if you strike up a conversation. Staff at the hotel is friendly and courteous.
Rooms are comfortable and relaxing, and offer amenities including cable TV, a mini-fridge and a microwave.
There are several restaurants on the resort, where kids 12 and under can eat for free. Outside of the hotel is a lovely pool, which slightly hides the beach in front of the resort. Rates start at $239 per night.
Hyatt Place, Waikiki Beach, Honolulu, Hawaii
Located in Honolulu, this resort is breathtaking for visitors, and plenty of fun for families. This resort is located in front of the beach, and offers plenty for the visitor to enjoy.
Each Friday lei-making takes place in the lobby. Rooms are large and offer amenities which include great beach views, Wi-Fi, no resort fees, 24- hour gym, babysitting and childcare, cable TV, and free breakfast.
The resort is located near some of Honolulu’s best family attractions as well, including the Honolulu Zoo. Resort rates start at about $179 per night.
Embassy Suits, Mandalay Beach Hotel & Resort
This all-suite resort will leave you feeling relaxed and invigorated with photos alone. Located between Santa Barbara and Los Angeles, the resort wraps you in pure bliss from the moment you touch down.
The hotel is magnificent in architecture, rooms are large, and there are tons of resort activities taking place for adults and the kids.
A free cooked-to-order breakfast is included in the room rate, and each evening there is a reception that offers drinks and snacks. Each suite is equipped with two bathrooms so you never track sand in from the beach! Rates at this resort start at less than $200 per night.
Hilton, Ocean City Oceanfront Suites, Maryland
This Hilton hotel offers all of the luxuries of the Hilton brand and a whole lot more. There are tons of children’s programs available here which one of this hotel’s best qualities is.
There is a theme park located directly across the street from the hotel, so once you’ve had your share of beach fun you can easily visit.
Hilton is truly a home away from home, and each room here features a kitchen, separate living area, sleeper sofa, and balconies. Depending upon the month that you visit, rates here start as low as $139 each night!