Hibernating at home during a Chicago winter with little kids can get old really quickly. So we decided to spend six days and nights hibernating in Chicago-area hotels instead.
The rules were simple: Test each hotel to see if it's possible to entertain two small kids and keep your sanity without stepping outside. Not only did we keep our sanity, but we had a blast doing it.You might also like:
Kids' package includes Four tickets to the Shedd Aquarium, plus a room completely decorated with kids' toys and décor.
Kiddie favorite "I don't ever want to go home," my 4-year-old exclaimed when she walked into her hotel room, which contained nearly as many toys, books and stuffed animals as her own house.
Parent favorite We didn't have to bring a single thing to entertain our children.
Kid-friendly The suite was more kid-friendly than their own home.
Hibernation When they weren't at the pool, the kids were playing in the hotel room or eating at the kid-friendly restaurants.
Kids' package cost Kids' package suites start at $379.