Going to school at night to get his doctorate degree has left little time and money for Middle School Principle Jose Martinez and his wife Miriam to take a family vacation. With two active boys, Aaron and Alex, the Martinezs lead a full life but it's lacking the fun factor. HGTV is surprising this family of four with an exciting dream vacation to one ofthe most popular US cities, San Francisco. Known for iconic landmarks, and steep, bustling streets, this Northern California city has been called The Paris of the West Once they arrive, they'll tour three spectacular homes that we've picked out just for them based on their wish list. The one they pick, will be theirs for a week, and HGTV picks up the tab.
Matt and Natalie are young teachers who rarely get to travel anywhere aside from school trips. Additionally, Natalie and her sister, Leslie, haven't had a chance to travel together since they were kids, so a trip with her and her boyfriend, Alvie, is a dream come true. House Hunters on Vacation is sending them to picturesque Santa Fe, New Mexico, where they will be choosing between three fabulous rental homes to spend a week in while exploring the Land of Enchantment.
Elementary school principal Andrew Taylor, and his stay-at-home wife, Robin, are perpetually in motion chasing around their four kids, Claire, Ella, Colin, and Will. Ranging in age from 3 to 9, the kids keep their parents on their toes. As the headmaster of a private Baltimore school, Andrew and his family live in school housing on the campus. While living in close proximity to work is convenient, it can also be limiting. House Hunters on Vacation is surprising the Taylor family with trip to Jackson Hole, Wyoming for a week's vacation in a rental home of their choosing, and HGTV is picking up the tab!
Running a small business in Sonora, California exhausts owners, Dan and Kelly Johnson. Add in four active kids, including two teenagers, and the Johnsons are run ragged. Between shuttling their kids to basketball, hockey, soccer, and track practices, Dan and Kelly seldom have a chance to catch their breath.
Michelle Spartz has never been on a plane, and neither have her two kids, Abe and Joey. Her husband, Tim, has been as far as the next state over, but as a family, they have never been far from home. House Hunters on Vacation is giving them the trip of a lifetime, when they not only all get to leave their home state of Minnesota for the first time, but they get to choose from three unbelievable dream vacation homes on the magnificent island of Kauai.
George and Gina Kyle have two high school aged kids with college on their minds. The family knows they only have one more chance to take a vacation together while living under the same roof, so this trip is very important to all of them. House Hunters on Vacation is sending them to the beautiful island of Kauai, where the family will spend some great, quality time together while staying at a luxurious vacation home they get to choose together.
Sarah Nyc, and her three best friends are all turning thirty this year! With this momentous occasion on the horizon, they're looking for a way to make it a special celebration but work, husbands, and boyfriends, make planning a girlfriend getaway a challenge. Sarah, Cristina, Laura, and Gia are in for a big birthday surprise when they find out they'll be celebrating together in London, England, and HGTV is picking up the tab! The three amazing properties we've lined up for them will make the decision of where to stay a tough one.
When Nathan and Michelle moved into Nathan's childhood home in Encinitas, California they knew the kitchen would need to be remodeled. So, after they got married they postponed their honeymoon and and spent their savings on a renovation. House Hunters on Vacation is now surprising these newlyweds with a well-deserved transatlantic honeymoon to London, England. They'll get the Royal Treatment as host Taniya Nayak shows them three breathtaking properties, and which ever one they pick they'll get to stay in for a week.
Retired Air Force Major Stacy Reddish is a single mom of four who lives in Colorado Springs. Each morning she shuttles her kids to different schools, picks them up after school, then drops them off at various activities; Mitch has lacrosse practice, Cole and Zach can't be late for soccer practice, and Addy needs to get to her job at the zoo. Wait until Stacy, and her kids, discover that they'll be getting a break from their busy lives with a week's vacation in our nation's capitol, Washington D.C., and HGTV is picking up the tab!
Adam and Paula Bernstein, of Boca Raton, Florida, lead a full life. With two kids, Joel and David, who play basketball, golf, and soccer, Adam's long hours as an ER doctor, and Paula's full schedule as a trainer there isn't a lot of time left for quiet family evenings. So, imagine their surprise when they find out HGTV is giving them a dream vacation, all expenses paid, to Maryland's Eastern Shore! The three spectacular vacation rental properties we've lined up for them to tour will leave them speechless, but they'll have to vote on one to stay in.
Jason Viers owns two popular hair salons and while his wife Cara helps him out, she is also busy teaching ballet at the local YMCA. Their two children, Morgan and Jake, are also very busy with dance class, guitar lessons, and school work. Everyone in this family needs a well-deserved break. While they would love a getaway, they are looking for a fun, family adventure that they wouldn't find near their hometown of Charlotte, North Carolina. They are looking for something completely different, and that's why we're sending them to Las Vegas, Nevada. Las Vegas is world renowned for gaming, and its nightlife, but it's also packed with family-friendly attractions like thrill rides, fantastic theatre and extravagantly themed hotels. Another great way to win big in Las Vegas is to stay in a luxurious vacation rental home. With the help of host Taniya Nayak, the Viers family tour three stunning rental properties, each packed with spectacular amenities. They get to choose which one they want to stay at.
The Sastoque family from New Jersey hasn't been on a vacation in fifteen years. Their last one was cut short due to a hurricane and they are now long overdue for a getaway. They will get the surprise of their lives when House Hunters on Vacation tells them that all eight of them are going to the entertainment capital of the world, Las Vegas, Nevada. Nevada's most notorious city has it all including gambling, night life and fine dining It also has incredible vacation rental homes that rival even the fanciest local resorts. Host Taniya Nayak shows them three stunning vacation rental homes and whichever one they pick, is theirs for a week and HGTV picks up the tab.
HGTV surprises the Aman family from Jacksonville, Florida with a trip to the land of movie stars, year round sunshine and glamorous homes. Host Taniya Nayak shows the family three breathtaking vacation rental homes, and the one they pick is theirs for a week. Will the Aman family pick the 1920's Mayan Revival Mansion, the Beverly Hills Retreat complete with a guest house, or the Hollywood Hills Escape that comes with a private elevator? Tune in for a star-struck episode of House Hunters on Vacation.
Crystal Roberson and Garrett Newton have been together for almost four years and in an effort to move their relationship to the next level, they want their mothers to meet for the first time! The Roberson and Newton families are in for a big surprise when they find out they're going to the heart of wine country, Sonoma, California, and we're picking up the tab! The three amazing properties we've lined up for them will make the decision process of where to stay a tough one.
With conflicting working hours, Lan and Tony Zentil don't get a lot of time together. They are thrilled for the opportunity to have a special family getaway with their two young kids, courtesy of House Hunters on Vacation. We're sending them to beautiful Santa Fe, New Mexico, where the four of them will choose between three gorgeous southwestern homes to stay in for a week, on us. Which house will the Zentils choose? With such fantastic options, it's anyone's guess!
The Bailey family from North Carolina is in for globe trotting adventure of a lifetime when we send them to two fabulous vacation destinations. First they'll tour three stunning rental properties in breathtaking San Francisco. Then they take an exclusive, behind-the-scenes tour of Pixar Animation Studios where they get a sneak peek at the movie Brave, which is set in the land of myths, legends and castles - Scotland. Next we blow them away with a trip to the land that inspired the movie Brave. In Scotland they tour homes unlike anything they've ever seen in the United States. It a fairy tale come true!
Tired of seeing places from inside a tour bus, Nashville musicians Krystal and Jared Ribble, and Leif and Jaimee Shires get to stretch their legs while on a dream vacation in beautiful St. Martin. House Hunters on Vacation whisks these two couples away to the French West Indies where they tour three amazing island properties and the one they pick is theirs to enjoy for a blissful week. Will they chose the Penthouse with the media room and spa privileges, the hilltop oasis with the infinity pool, or the deluxe Hacienda with private bungalow and French Chef? Tune in and find out.
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