The Best Family Hotels Near Disneyland

by Santorini Dave • Updated: February 20, 2019

  • If possible, stay within walking distance of the park.
  • Both the Howard Johnson and the Courtyard by Marriott are within a short walk of the Disneyland park.
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Best Resort near Disneyland California

The Waterpark at Howard Johnson Hotel & Water Playground near Disneyland.

The 5 Best Family Hotels in Anaheim

1. Howard Johnson Hotel & Water Playground

Good sized rooms, great value, and very kid-friendly. Free parking and free wi-fi. All rooms have a kitchenette. Pool areas are amazing with lots to do for all ages. Two-bedroom suites sleep families of 5 or 6. Book early! Phone: (714) 776-6120

2. Courtyard by Marriott Anaheim Theme Park Entrance

Across the street from the Howard Johnson and a short walk from the Disneyland entrance. It’s a little more expensive than the Howard Johnson and a little newer and nicer. Great water park and water slides. One-bedroom suites are great for a family of 4. Deluxe family rooms sleep 6. Phone: (714) 254-1442

3. Ramada Maingate – At The Park

Great value. Nice pool and rooms. 5 minute walk from Disneyland. $5 parking and free wi-fi. Phone: (714) 772-0440

4. Portofino Inn & Suites Anaheim Hotel

The two-bedroom kids suites are great and sleep a family of 6. Bunk beds for the kids and a separate bedroom for the adults. Heated outdoor pool. IHOP directly across the street. Phone: (714) 782-7600

5. Knott’s Berry Farm Resort Hotel

Super kid-friendly vibe and the only hotel in Buena Park and within walking distance of Knott’s Berry Farm. Huge outdoor pool with kid’s water play area. Jacuzzi for the adults. Phone: (714) 995-1111

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  1. Cheap Hotels for Family Close to California Disneyland

    What Disneyland Hotels are walking distance to the ticket gates of Disneyland Anaheim? Must have swimming pool. Good if not too expensive and hotel has water slides. Thanks!