It's time for some mommy and me bonding with an adventure to The Abbey Resort. There's plenty of fun to be had near the pool or even around the area. Whether you stop by for crafts or you fly across the trees on a zip line, this vacation will be a memorable one. Enjoy this list of the top activities for you and your child!
ADVENTURES WITHIN THE ABBEY RESORT
Take on the day with swimming suits on and floaties in hand. Enjoy The Abbey's large indoor family pool with a kid's pool and hot tub right next to it! During scheduled week days the indoor family pool will be featuring movies in the pool at dusk! Float around as you watch a popular children's movie with your kiddo! Join us in the warmer months for outdoor adventures at the pool courtyard with various games such as water balloon toss, hula-hoop contests and poolside trivia. Another Abbey favorite is crafts in Rainbow Point. Rainbow Point opens for 1-2 hours on scheduled days with various crafts for all ages. Bring something home that you made from The Abbey to make your other family members wishing they would've came. While you're in the Activities Center, rent a bike for no charge at all! Ride around The Abbey or in the town of Fontana, head up to Duck Pond for the ultimate outdoor adventure. The Abbey is equipped with activities all year long, bundle up and rent a pair of ice skates for an icy good time! As the night starts to come to an end, enjoy complimentary fireside s'mores and hot apple cider all year round.
This one of a kind show is located in downtown Lake Geneva that is perfect for both you and your child! In this show you will be presentenced plenty of thrills in a performance of grand illusion. Watch a lady get cut in half, levitate in the air or a motorcycle appear in two seconds from impossible conditions. You won't believe your eyes in the magical performance!
This exciting adventure is new to Lake Geneva and is a definite must-see while you're here! Enjoy a one-hour guided tour through a savanna that is home to nearly 50 animals from four different continents. You and your child can feed these animals with the feed provided. Bring your camera because you won't want to forget this Lake Geneva experience!
SPA TIME FOR TEENS
Relaxation and Rejuvenation are calling you and your teens' names! Head over to Avani Spa for Teen Services for guests 13 to 16 years of age! Enjoy mother/daughter facials, massages and many more services during your escape to Avani Spa. Enjoy a water aerobics class at Avani atrium pool. A day at the spa isn't a day without people you love, so enjoy the ultimate escape this visit. Check our ‘Mother/Daughter Getaway' blog for more adventure ideas with your teen.
This dazzling spectacle is a definite must-see when visiting The Abbey. This show features an array of horses who perform alongside their trainers in a beautiful dance. Stay after the performance for an Exotic Bird Show that is also a hit! These shows are all inside a large venue so weather is not an issue!
Zip through the sky and challenge your mind and teamwork. Lake Geneva Canopy Tours provides year-round, sky-high adventure with a 2.5 hour Canopy Tour. This exciting tour offers 16 different obstacles, both mental and physical activities for participants for all ages. Enjoy eight different zip lines that will make you feel like you can fly.
DINING AROUND THE RESORT
The Abbey Resort has plenty of dining options that will fit you and your little one's needs. The Abbey is equipped with two restaurants, The Waterfront and 240° West. Are you looking for a more casual dining experience? The Waterfront is the perfect place to unwind, either on the patio or indoors, and serves lunch or dinner. Make sure you try the BBQ Sliders while you're there and be left with a delicious taste you won't forget! Are you looking for a more upscale dining experience? 240° West is available for both breakfast and dinner. You must try the flourless chocolate cake, this rich treat is a chocolate lover's dream with its chocolate inside and creamy whipped Nutella outside. This delicious dessert is a favorite to many and a definite must try on your Mommy & Me Weekend adventure.
shopping IN LAKE GENEVA
Every Mom's dream vacation has to have shopping in it, but what about the kids? Lake Geneva has shops for everyone this vacation, with ice cream shops, shoe stores and exciting toy shops everyone will be happy on this Lake Geneva visit. Walk on down to Kilwins where you will find mouth-watering homemade goods. Enjoy hand-paddled fudge, sweet ice-cream with warm waffle cones or a gooey caramel apple with various toppings. This visit will leave you ready to take on any shop in Lake Geneva. Last, but definitely not least, Allison Wonderland is the ultimate kid escape! This unique shop specializes in high quality games, dolls, kid's crafts and more! Allison Wonderland has toys and games for kids of all ages, your child is bound to leave this store with a toy in hand and a smile on their face.