Whether you’re looking for a tropical escape, theme park vacation, or simply someplace new to stay in one of the country’s top family vacation spots, there’s guaranteed to be a new family hotel opening in 2023 that’s just right for all of your family’s vacation needs. 

This year’s crop of new family resorts and hotels offer everything from cool kids clubs and postcard-worthy views to spacious accommodations and family-friendly perks like water slides, lazy rivers and on-site ice cream parlors serving up cool refreshments any time of year. Here are the most anticipated new family hotels in the U.S., Caribbean and Mexico set to welcome travelers in 2023. 

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1. Susurros del Corazón, Auberge Resorts Collection

Punta de Mita, Mexico

Opened November 2022

Susurros del Corazón of Auberge Resorts Collection

The natural setting is the star at the new Susurros del Corazon beachfront resort on the northern end of Bahia de Banderas near Puerto Vallarta, which opened in late 2022. Here families can take surfing and paddle board lessons, book a snorkeling excursion, make a splash in the family pool and maybe even catch a glimpse of a humpback whale during migration season from December to March. 

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The resort’s Los Morritos kids club for ages five to 12 offers activities and programming inspired by Mexican culture, including Mexican folk-art pottery classes and hands-on culinary sessions. Guest rooms, suites and villas feature light and bright contemporary designs incorporating natural materials and Mexican craft culture. Guest rooms also have private terraces and lots of windows for enjoying the gorgeous views.

2. Embassy Suites by Hilton Virginia Beach Oceanfront Resort

Virginia Beach, Virginia

Opening February 2023

Embassy Suites by Hilton Virginia Beach Oceanfront Resort

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