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Hacks You Need to Make a Strange Hotel Room Feel like Home

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Created: 04 October 2017

If you’ve ever taken your kids on even a day trip, you already know that traveling with children can be stressful. Add in overnight stays, and one potential source of stress is the hotel. The unfamiliar setting can be uncomfortable and anxiety-inducing for young children.

 

Hacks You Need to Make a Strange Hotel Room Feel like Home

Hacks You Need to Make a Strange Hotel Room Feel like Home


 

Don’t cancel your reservation just yet, though. There are things you can do to make a hotel room—any hotel room—feel more comfortable and even a little more like home for your kids. As you plan your upcoming family travel, keep in mind these nine ways you can help your kids feel at ease in a hotel that’s thousands of miles away from home.

Wear children out during the day.

Studies confirm what most parents have known from Day One: a physically active child sleeps better. They fall asleep faster and they sleep more soundly. While this might not make the hotel itself any homier, it likely means your child will spend less time awake and stressing over unfamiliar surroundings. Let your children expend their energy during the day, and they’ll have less room for worry at night in the hotel.

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