Holidays Are the Best Time to Plan Your Next Family Vacation

Are you doing anything fun for your next family vacation? Not the little holiday getaway that’s coming up, but the big vacation you usually take in the summer. Yes, we said summer! Try looking at things for a minute through a different lens. Imagine the benefits you could enjoy if you spent time during the holidays planning a fantastic, fun-filled, and yes, relaxing summer vacation at a resort in Georgia. Callaway Resort & Gardens shares why the holidays are the ideal time for planning.

Deals, Deals, Deals

If you plan your next vacation now, you won’t feel stressed with last-minute details. Families who enjoy relaxing vacations near Atlanta often book travel and accommodations months in advance. Sure, sometimes you can find last-minute deals on vacation packages, but why risk the chance of no room at the inn? Besides reducing travel-related stress, if you plan now, you give everyone involved an opportunity to talk about where they’d like to go. Plan now and do nothing much more than pack your bags later. On top of that, you may even get better holiday deals like Black Friday discounts for summer packages.

Holidays Bring Families Together to Plan

What’s the most opportune moment to plan a family vacation? You guessed it right! During the holidays! Families, especially long-distance members, tend to get together during this time of year. Use this time not only for the festivities but also for discussing what everyone wants to do. Download printable guides to share with your family so they can get a glimpse of the location and activities. Get them all just as excited as you are for the summer vacation!

Family Packing for Relaxing Vacation

The Ultimate Summer Camp Experience

You might have snow and blustery winds today but never fear because before you know it, summer will be here. You know what summer means, right? Family camp! You haven’t experienced summer camp until you participate in Summer Family Adventure. Ideal for the longer family vacations, Callaway Resort & Gardens treats campers young and not so young to a full schedule of fun daytime camp activities. At night, the whole family makes unforgettable memories together, enjoying beach parties, games, and roasting marshmallows. Plan now and book one of the resort’s premium Cottages or Villas. You’ll enjoy the comforts of home, including full kitchens, laundry areas, and a swimming pool where you can all chill at the end of the day. Plan during the holidays, and you’ll save your spot in some of the most sought-after accommodations in Georgia!

The More the Merrier

If you’re hoping for a big family gathering, planning during the holidays get more family members on board. It also gives you time to come up with a solid headcount so that you book plenty of rooms. Stay at the Lodge & Spa and make your vacation one big sleepover. The Lodge has a beautiful sparkling swimming pool set in lush natural surroundings. Rooms are well-appointed for families on vacation with refrigerators, coffee makers, and WiFi. You can even order room service! Whether you vacation at the Lodge & Spa or stay in the Cottages or Villas, everyone gets to explore the Gardens. Admission is included. Summer is a busy time at Callaway Resort & Gardens! Planning ahead guarantees you’ll be able to visit when it’s most convenient for your family.

If you’re tired of measuring snowfall and prefer dreaming of summer vacation in Georgia, why wait? Book your family vacation today at Callaway Resort & Gardens. We can’t wait to see you!


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Beach & Water Sports

Swimming, water skiing, wakeboarding, and tubing on Robin Lake

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TreeTop Adventure

Climb and zip through the trees on this fun forest course

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Butterfly Center

Meet over 1,000 colorful butterflies face-to-face

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Birds of Prey Shows

Discover the strength, speed, and beauty of these magnificent creatures

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Hiking & Biking Trails

Explore Callaway’s 2,500 acres by foot or by bicycle

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The Gardens

Drink in the beauty of azaleas, hydrangeas, and other woodland wonders

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Fantasy In Lights

One of National Geographic’s Top 10 Holiday Light Displays

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Summer Family Adventure

An authentic Georgia outdoor family getaway like no other

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Enjoy mouthwatering, chef-prepared cuisine at an array of restaurants

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Balloon Festival

Watch beautiful balloons aglow at this annual event

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Symphony on the Sand

A night beneath the stars with the Columbus Symphony Orchestra

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Masters Water Ski & Wakeboard

Tournament for the greatest athletes in competitive watersports

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Some of the best lake fishing in the southeastern United States

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