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Wake Your Inner Chef: 8 Hotels With Kitchens Across The U.S.

From an idyllic hideaway in the mountains to a chic boutique hotel in a city, you'll find the perfect escape at one of these eight hotels with kitchens.

When you’re planning a vacation, there’s often nothing better than finding a place to stay that has its own kitchen. Perhaps you’re looking for somewhere stylish that has plenty of space to relax with your family or friends and an inviting kitchen where you can prepare home-cooked dinners. Or maybe you’re celebrating a special occasion, and would like to stay somewhere where you can get a chef to do all the cooking and clean up.

Staying in a hotel with a kitchen can make life a whole lot easier, as it means you can have breakfast in, mix home-cooked family dinners with eating out, or even just feed fussy kids. We’ve rounded up some of the best hotels with kitchens across the U.S. from California to Florida to wow you!

Enjoy Magical Surroundings at this Vacation Home with a Kitchen in the Catskills, NY

If you’re looking for somewhere where you can relax in rustic luxury with a large group of friends, this award-winning Catskills Historic Vacation Home is it. Barn on the Pond lies on a bucolic four-acre estate with views of the mountains, only two hours from New York City, and it makes the perfect getaway any time of year.

The unique converted barn accommodates up to 12 people and includes an Airstream trailer and renovated cottage for extra guests, so you can bring a crowd. The Hudson Valley vacation home features a jaw-dropping great room with a huge gourmet kitchen and stone fireplace for colder nights. The outside is just as impressive as you’ll find a massive firepit, floating bed, and delightful pond.

This accommodation is in a prime location for exploring the Catskills–a great New York weekend getaway. It is walking distance from Opus 40, an enormous sculpture park, and is an easy drive to Saugerties, the home of the Hudson Valley Garlic Festival, where you’ll find some cool cafes and chic boutiques. It’s not far from Woodstock, where you can see the Center for Photography.

If it’s hot, you can go for a dip in the pool at the bottom of the Kaaterskill Falls and stop off at the iconic Phoenicia Diner for lunch on the way back. In the winter months, Hunter and Windham mountains are perfect for family skiing. The World’s Largest Kaleidoscope at the nearby Emerson Resort & Spa is also worth a visit.

Historic Hideaway Near It All In Beautiful Woodstock, New York

Saugerties
9.2 Excellent (64 reviews)

Bring the Whole Family to this Luxury Resort in Georgia

Experience unrivaled luxury when you stay at the exclusive three-floor private Lake House, one of several lakeside cottages at The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds Lake Oconee, located just outside Georgia’s capital, Atlanta. It’s the perfect setting for celebrating a special occasion and reconnecting with family and friends.

Following a multimillion-dollar renovation, the vast home comes with a stunning chef’s kitchen with light wood cabinets and marble countertops where you can prepare family dinners or arrange for a private chef to cook up a feast. It also includes a games room, multiple porches, a heated pool, and a fire pit.

The cottage feels wonderfully secluded, but guests have access to all the hotel amenities, including the restaurants, a spa, tennis courts, five championship golf courses, and the Ritz Kids club. In summer, enjoy kayaking, paddleboarding, and jet skiing, and in winter, there are ice skating and s’mores by the fire.

If you’re keen to explore further afield, there are miles of trails for hiking and biking. You can also head into Greensboro and visit Ripe Thing Market, visit the Old Gaol. or stop off at the Oconee Brewing Company for live music and beer.

The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee

Top rated
Greensboro
8.9 Excellent (676 reviews)

Unwind at This 5-star Hotel with Stylish Kitchens and Pools in Hawaii

If you’re looking for hotel accommodations with kitchens, the Hotel Montage Kapalua Bay is idealIt lies on the coast in West Maui, Hawaii, and features stunning apartment-style suites that overlook the Pacific Ocean. They come with a host of swanky amenities including stylish kitchens with stoves and balconies. The 24-acre property includes several restaurants, two pools, and a spa. There’s also a superb activity-based kids’ program for your tots.

When you’re not relaxing in a poolside cabana, there are plenty of unforgettable adventures on offer for the whole family, including hiking to Ironwoods Beach where turtles nest, horseback riding, experiencing a traditional luau, and going on a volcano tour. Aquatic adventures include snorkeling tours, sea fishing, catamaran cruises, and more. It’s also worth visiting the Ali’i Kula Lavender Farm and the Surfing Goat Dairy.

Hotel Montage Kapalua Bay

Top rated
Lahaina
9.5 Excellent (249 reviews)

Discover a Cozy Beachfront Hotel With Kitchen Near to Disneyland

If you need suggestions for hotel rooms with a kitchen near Disneyland in California, Newport Beach Hotel should be at the top of your list. This charming boutique hotel includes five spacious cottages called the Sailor Suites that look out across the ocean and feature coastal décor with a contemporary aesthetic, full modern kitchens, and separate living rooms.

The location is superb as it’s steps from the beach (regarded as one of the cleanest in the U.S.) and boardwalk, and not far from the 100-year-old Newport Pier. It’s also only 20 minutes from Disneyland. If you love nature, there are plenty of hiking and biking trails at Crystal Cove State Park.

Along with ocean fishing excursions, you can arrange a private whale-watching boat trip. The best time for viewing is during the whale migration in winter. Many of the restaurants have open-air dining year-round, and one of the best places to enjoy the freshest catch, according to locals, is Fly-N-Fish, which is right next door to the hotel.

Newport Beach

Top rated
Newport Beach
8.5 Excellent (659 reviews)

Stay in an Authentic Tropical Island Paradise on a Budget in Duck Key

The Village at Hawks Cay Villas is ideal if you’re on the hunt for a hotel with a kitchen on a budget in a tropical paradise. Located on Duck Key in the Florida Keys, this hotel features uniquely designed two- and three-bedroom villas with spacious open plan kitchen/living areas and views across the sparkling ocean–where you’ll often see dolphins swimming by.

Some villas also come with splash pools perfect to cool off in. It’s fun to spend beach days at the Cabana Club at Key Colony Beach, and when you want to eat out, the restaurants at Hawks Cay Resort are a walk away.

The resort offers easy access to aquatic adventures including deep sea fishing, diving, and kayaking through the mangroves. There’s plenty to explore whether you take the family for a tour of the Turtle Hospital or head to the Aquarium Encounters, both on Marathon. Save time for dinner at Castaway Waterfront Restaurant and Sushi Bar–the lionfish sushi is legendary.

Village at Hawks Cay Villas

Duck Key
7.6 Good (229 reviews)

Choose this Cool Boutique Hotel Close to the Action in New Orleans

Domio Baronne St. is a hip, pet-friendly boutique hotel that is ideal groups of friends and families in New Orleans. The hotel offers apartment-style accommodation with stylish kitchens and custom interiors with exposed brick and wall graphics. This surprisingly affordable hotel is housed in an old building in the historic Warehouse District near the Mississippi River. It features a beautiful rooftop pool with impressive views across the city, a fitness center, and a games room.

The hotel’s location makes it an ideal base for exploring all the delights the city has to offer, from its museums to the iconic French Quarter. There is an array of unique tours you can book that will immerse you in the city’s history and culture, whether you wish to visit St. Louis No. 1 cemetery, or learn about the history of the Sazerac cocktail.

It’s fun to bike down Esplanade Avenue to New Orleans City Park, where you’ll find a sculpture garden and the New Orleans Museum of Art. For live music, head to Frenchmen Street, a popular local enclave. The Gospel Brunch with bottomless mimosas at House of Blues is not to be missed.

Domio Baronne St

New Orleans
9.1 Excellent (249 reviews)

Indulge Yourselves at This Ski-in, Ski-out Hotel with Kitchen and Jacuzzi in Utah

This impressive Utah ski-in, ski-out hotel features luxury accommodation with full-size European kitchens, Jacuzzis, huge living areas with fireplaces, and private decks with firepits. The suites are perfect for large families as they can accommodate up to 14 people.

Stein Erikson Lodge enjoys an enviable mountainside setting and benefits from upscale amenities including two heated pools, several eateries, a fitness center, an onsite freestyle movie theater with daily family-friendly movies, and a 3,500-sq. ft. entertainment center and game room with arcade games and a pool table.

As well as skiing, there are endless other winter adventures for you to try, including fat biking, dog sledding, snow tubing, and snowshoeing. The main street is lined with coffee shops, art galleries, and restaurants, and it is also home to the High West Distillery, billed as the world’s only ski-in whiskey distillery.

It’s also the perfect summer escape, with activities such as ATV riding, horseback riding, and river rafting on offer. Thrill-seekers will also love whizzing down the mountain at the Park City Alpine Slide.

Stein Eriksen Lodge

Top rated
Park City
9.2 Excellent (771 reviews)

Experience Style and Sophistication in Charleston

If you’re looking for hotel accommodation with full kitchens in South Carolina, The Restoration located on King Street in downtown Charleston is a little gem. This 16-suite boutique hotel features beautifully designed suites that combine traditional and modern concepts and include high ceilings, exposed brick walls, and full kitchens with high-end appliances.

Some suites also come with balconies with magical views across the city. Other highlights include a rooftop pool and The Watch, a farm-to-table restaurant. Enjoy breakfast served to your room in picnic baskets and don’t miss the wine and cheese evenings for guests.

The hotel is in a prime location for exploring the historic city of Charleston. King Street is lined with artisan boutiques, galleries, and eateries including Callie’s Hot Little Biscuit, a local favorite. As well as wandering past the colorful buildings on Rainbow Row, you should head to Museum mile on Meeting Street, which is home to the Aiken Rhett House where you can learn about the city’s history of slavery.

On a hot day, kids can cool off at the Splash Fountain off Concord Street. Make sure you take a selfie at the famous Pineapple Fountain while you’re there. It’s also fun to jump on a water taxi to the aquarium if you have kids in tow. You’ll have a good chance of spotting dolphins on the way. If you want a day out of the city, then head to Folly Beach on the coast.

Hotel The Restoration

Top rated
Charleston
9.5 Excellent (1215 reviews)