A family holiday is an exciting time for everyone involved. Mum and dad get to put their feet up and take some time to relax while the kids can indulge on waterparks, sports facilities and even make some new friends along the way. We want to take you inside the best all inclusive hotels for families across some of our top destinations…
Enjoy the kids club at Sol Pelicanos Ocas
You may know the 4* Sol Pelicanos Ocas as the hotel used in the hit TV series Benidorm, but did you know that the hotel is also great for all inclusive family holidays?
If your kids love to be in the water, you’ll be pleased to know that there are 3 swimming pools at the hotel, including a swim up bar for mum and dad. If you’d rather keep dry, enjoy the sports facilities including pool and table tennis. This summer also saw the launch of a brand new entertainment programme for guests aged between 8 month and 15 years. Trained staff members, known as Navigators, are now on hand to provide action-packed days of fun and games.
Staying all inclusive gives you access to the main Pelicanos restaurant where you’ll enjoy a range of buffet cuisine including fish and meat grills, fresh fruit and pasta. Enjoy a drink at Bar Orcas pool bar, the Caribeno bar, the lobby bar or the Wood bar which is open in July and August.
Find out more: 4* Sol Pelicanos Ocas
Sit back and relax at the Club Mac Alcudia
Hotels Jupiter, Saturno and Marte all make up the 3* Club Mac complex which is situated in the quiet region of Alcudia in Majorca.
The complex has everything you could ever want and more for those travelling with young children as there are SEVEN swimming pools, a leisure lake, a children’s village and sports facilities. Phew! Themed nights and show cooking happen in the three restaurants, while you’ll also find a special children’s menu, meaning the whole family are well looked after.
Find out more: 3* Club Mac Alcudia
Make a splash at Serenity Fun City
The 5*Serenity Fun City in Hurghada combines a luxury setting with fun facilities and with the beach a mere 800m away, this hotel is one of the best all inclusive family hotels on the Red Sea.
The main attraction at this hotel is the aqua park which boasts slides, rides and everything to keep the whole family entertained. Relax in one of the three swimming pools or really let your hair down in the health club, spa or sauna. After a day of taking advantage of the aqua park, prepare to fill your boots with the Italian, Oriental or Teppanyaki restaurants and enjoy a drink at the pool bar, garden bar, lobby bar or English pub.
Find out more: 5* Serenity Fun City
Try new foods at the Aquis Sandy Beach Resort
The 4* Aquis Sandy Beach Resort is not only the largest resort on the island of Corfu, but it also offers a beautiful beachfront location.
You’ll find two large swimming pools with a specific children’s area, an indoor sports hall and two outdoor tennis courts. The hotel also has its own water park with slides suitable for the whole family, while live entertainment takes place during the evening. Mediterranean and international cuisine is served at Elia restaurant, with a separate kids menu while you can grab a drink at the pool bar, beach bar or lobby bar.
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Get involved in live entertainment at Paradise Lago Taurito
Located just 50m from the beach, the 3* Paradise Lago Taurito & Aqua Park in Taurito Valley, Gran Canaria boasts a great location with great facilities.
The hotel has its very own waterpark, adult and children’s swimming pool and many sports on offer from pool, table tennis and water polo. Evening entertainment takes place six times a week, while there’s also a mini-club, mini-disco and a teen’s club. Food-lovers will be thrilled to know that the hotel restaurant serves Spanish and international dishes, with show cooking, pizza and Thai cuisine also on offer. Relax after your evening meal with a drink in the pool bar or evening bar.
Find out more: 3* Paradise Lago Taurito