Are you looking for a family friendly getaway with plenty of kid activities that also offers comfortable luxury, great food and cocktails, and points of interest adults will love? Look no further than Baltimore’s Inner Harbor and  Royal Sonesta Harbor Court Baltimore.

Baltimore Inner Harbor

Depending on the time of year you visit Baltimore, available activities and sights may change, but Royal Sonesta Harbor Court is in the heart of it all. Within walking distance of the hotel you can find the National Aquarium, Gallery at Harbor Place shopping and dining, and Maryland Science Center. . . and that’s just the beginning!

Maryland Science Center

The bustling waterfront of the Inner Harbor is a sight to be seen for its beautiful architecture and views, and depending on the weather, on-water activities like paddle boating and harbor cruises. Utilizing resources such as the Visit Baltimore website can help you know what to expect and plan for when you visit.

paddle boats in Baltimore

A trip to Baltimore can double as a fun and interactive history lesson; the city has played an important part in every step that has shaped the nation, since the Revolutionary War. Historic vessels such as the USS Constellation and Lightship Chesapeake are impressive and bring history to life, prompting curiosity and wonder from kids of all ages.

Baltimore Inner Harbor

Of course, if you are a sports-lover, a trip to Oriole Park at Camden Yards  for a game or a tour (offered year-round, weather conditions permitting) is a must! Ravens Stadium is just adjacent to Oriole Park, and when available, stadium tours allow partial field access! A tour of the Babe Ruth Birthplace Museum is also a great addition to a Baltimore sports itinerary.

Camden Yards

It’s easy to fill several busy days of sightseeing in Baltimore, and one of the best places to relax at the end of each day is at the heated indoor salt water pool, part of the fitness center at Royal Sonesta Harbor Court.

Royal Sonesta Harbor Court Baltimore pool

Additional Baltimore activities that are perfect for family travel include the Maryland Zoo , American Visionary Art Museum, and Ripley’s Believe it or Not!.

Be sure to also keep an eye out for events, such as the Baltimore Running Festival, arrival of the Holly Jolly Trolley and Light City Baltimore.