The Best Holiday Gifts The Whole Family Will Love

by Hilary Braaksma

The Best Holiday Gifts The Whole Family Will Love
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Whether you’re choosing a family gift for your own family or to gift to another family you know and love, it can be hard to find something that everyone will love and enjoy. We’ve compiled some of the best holiday gifts for families, from matching holiday pajamas to video game consoles, family board games and more.


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For the Competitive Family

10-in-1 Game Table

Price:$135.00See Reviews

The whole family can get their game on with this awesome 10-in-1 game table. The interchangeable tabletop lets families play foosball, slide hockey, pool, shuffleboard, table tennis, chess, cards, checkers, bowling and backgammon. Get ready for some friendly family competition!

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For the Gamer Family

Nintendo Switch Bundle


The Nintendo Switch is a great gift for families because it can be played solo by one family member or connected to the TV to be played by multiple family members at a time. This bundle set allows you to pair the Nintendo Switch console with a game of your choice.

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For Families with Big Kids

Trampoline with Safety Enclosure and Basketball Hoop

Price:$400.00See Reviews

Treat big kids—and kids at heart—to a fun family activities with this 15-foot trampoline. The trampoline comes with a safety net to prevent dangerous falls, a ladder, and a basketball hoop for added fun.

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For the Family of Movie Buffs

Roku Streaming Stick+

Price:$70.00See Reviews

Make movie night even better with this streaming stick from Roku. The Roku stick plugs into TVs and uses WiFi to stream shows and movies from Netflix, Hulu, HBO Go and more directly to your television. Move it from the family room to bedrooms and back again with ease, and it’s easy to pack for family trips and vacations.

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For Family Game Night

Ticket to Ride Board Game

Price:$41.00See Reviews

This award-winning board game is one the whole family will love playing. Players compete to grab the best train cards first and form routes across iconic North American cities. The game is designed to accommodate two to five players over the age of 8 and typically lasts around 60 minutes—so you’re guaranteed lots of quality time together!

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For Adventurous Families

Family Fun Bucket List


If you’re ever feeling low on family activity ideas, this Family Fun Bucket List kit will keep things interesting. This gift comes with a wide variety of activity suggestions printed on birch sticks, with ideas like volunteering as a family and spending the evening stargazing. A small pencil is also included to mark the date your family did the activity on the back on the sticks.

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For Families with Multiple Kids

KidKraft Modern White Play Kitchen

Price:$150.00See Reviews

Your family will get hours of entertainment out of this fun family gift. Designed for ages 3 to 7, this is ideal for families with young kids ranging from toddlerhood to their elementary years. Mom and Dad will even get a kick out of all the imaginary culinary creations getting served up.

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For the Family Photo Op

Hanna Andersson Snowy Cottages Matching Family Pajamas


Matching pajamas are a popular holiday family gift, and for great reasons. Not only does everyone love to receive a pair of comfy, cozy new PJs, but they make the perfect photo op for holiday events and Christmas Eve traditions. These snowy cottage pajamas from Hanna Andersson are the perfect winter look. Pieces in this collection range from $44 to $48.

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For Silly Family Fun

Exploding Kittens Card Game

Price:$20.00See Reviews

This fun family card game is designed for players age 7 and older, and for two to five players at a time. Players take turns drawing cards until they draw the exploding kitten card and are expelled from the game. This silly game only requires beginner skills and results in deep belly laughs for the whole family.

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For Family Hot Cocoa Nights

Personalized Family Mugs


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For Families with a Sweet Tooth

IT’SUGAR Timeless Large Retro Candy Box


Get the whole family hyped up with this sugary collection of retro candy. Adults and kids alike will have fun traveling back in time by taste-testing these classic candies. The giant selection includes favorites like Red Hots, Pop Rocks, Sugar Babies and more.

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For Families with Little Kids

Step2 Game Time Sports Climber


If your family has multiple toddlers or preschoolers, this Step2 Game Time Sports Climber is the perfect holiday gift for all the kiddos. Kids can climb, slide and play basketball together with this sturdy outdoor or indoor play set.

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For Family Movie Night

Crate & Barrel Movie Night Popcorn Kit


The whole family can get their snack on with this popcorn gift set from Crate & Barrel featuring three varieties of gourmet kernels and five seasoning blends. Pair this gift set with a family-size popcorn bowl and some classic holiday movies and you’re good to go.

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For Tech-Friendly Families

Amazon Echo Show 5

Price:$90.00See Reviews

The whole family can use the Amazon Echo Show 5 to do a variety of things, from playing favorite songs and podcasts, reading stories aloud, give step-by-step recipe instructions and call friends and family with the Alexa app. You can even customize the home screen with your favorite family photo.

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For Families Who Love to Relax

Lumaland Luxury 7-Foot Bean Bag Chair

Price:$300.00See Reviews

Put this in the family room, play room or anywhere else in the house for the whole family to have a comfortable place to relax. And we do mean the whole family—multiple kiddos and adults can fit on this giant 7-foot bean bag chair. Snuggle together to read a bedtime story, watch a movie or just hang out.