Debbie Lavdas

By Debbie Lavdas

Debbie Lavdas





Knott’s Staycation Experience – Ride, Stay, Play, Slide

We checked in to Knott’s Berry Farm Hotel, rode the rides at Knott’s Berry Farm, stayed the night, then woke up and hit the watersides during our 2-day staycation at Knott’s Berry Farm Hotel. I told you about our chance to experience the fun and beauty of a staycation a few weeks ago here on OC Family, and promised to report back. So here’s the staycay skinny.

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Who doesn’t love the idea of hitting a park and not having to drive home with spent kids in the car/sleepwalking into their beds. Hence, the beauty of a Knott’s staycation. After my older kids rode Silver Bullet, my little guy and I hit Camp Snoopy.

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Then we all met up and strolled back to the hotel for a night swim, and it was time for the kids’ Snoopy Tuck In. This was such an adorable angle of the night–I know the memories will stay with the kids.

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The next morning after an am bite (Amber Waves Restaurant at the hotel is ideal for a quick omlette, oatmeal, pancakes and more), we hit Knott’s Soak City that just opened.

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It was a perfect summery day with a fully packed waterpark crowd. photo copy 17

Below are the kids running to be the first ones into the park.

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Fox had a blast all day and never slowed down.

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A nice respite during the days are offered by the pool Cabanas available for day rental.

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All, in all, it was a delightful time, and it really did feel like a staycation, as we were rested and didn’t have to drive back and forth, plus the kids had back-to-back park fun.

For more on a Knott’s staycation ,visit Knotts online for all the details.

Also, Season pass info here. 

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Disclosure: The opinions in this article are my own. I do not work for, or with, any brand mentioned in this article, nor do I have any official relationship with them.  I have a relationship with GigaSavvy, for whom I create original editorial content.

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