Situated on the beautiful Costa Brava in Spain, Lloret de Mar is a favourite for sun-seekers and it’s not difficult to see why! From families of beach lovers to friendship groups of party animals to couples who love relaxing with cocktails by the pool – this sunny Spanish destination certainly ticks everyone’s boxes.
Although a hit with all jet setters, families love returning here year after year for their sun-soaked escape. With its outstanding family-friendly hotels, beautiful and safe sandy beaches, and exciting activities for all ages, we’re here to tell you why Lloret de Mar is great for family holidays…
The beaches families love
If you naturally gravitate towards golden sands and crystal-blue waters when on holiday, you’ll find yourself relaxing on Lloret Beach in no time. This long stretch of sandy shore is clean, safe and spacious – making it a perfect spot for families. Play, swim and grab a bite to eat at one of the nearby restaurants, it’s got everything you need for brilliant beach days out with the family.
Another firm favourite in Lloret de Mar is Fenals Beach, located just one bay over from Lloret Beach. Playa de Fenals is one of the quieter beaches, making it the place to go for a more peaceful day by the sea. Relax and unwind underneath the Spanish sunshine with your family, or dip into the calming warm waters of the Mediterranean. If you’re seeking tranquility together as a family, you’ll find it on the stunning shore of Fenals Beach.
Jet off to Lloret de Mar in the summer months (June to September) and you can make the most of both of these beautiful beaches, as they offer a FREE kids’ club for your little ones to have fun in the sun.
A family of swimmers? Love waterslides? Slip, slide and splash your day away at Water World in Lloret de Mar. From adrenaline-junkie mega slides to the rocky rafters to the family-friendly lagoon and kids zone – there’s something for every family.
Back on dry land, PlayVR is a fantastic virtual reality experience that you can enjoy as a family. Escape to another dimension and play games with each other. Suitable for younger children as well, you’re sure to have a fun and memorable time exploring other worlds through VR.
If you’re a family with older kids and love an adrenaline rush, make sure to try out the Space Blaster. Get ready for liftoff with a partner as you’re strapped into the space ball, start the countdown and shoot off into the sky up to 65 metres high! Don’t miss out on this exciting experience if you’re a fan of rides, as it’s definitely one you’ll remember.
Waterpark hotels for families
Four-star fun for the whole family, the Rosamar Garden Resort is only a brief stroll from the beachfront and has all the entertainment you need within its grounds. Take your pick from the variety of pools and slides, let your kids go and have fun at the mini club (ages 4 to 7 and 8 to 15), or stick together to play games like table tennis and mini golf. Families love it at the Rosamar Garden and we can definitely see why!
Dip into one of the four sparkling swimming pools and soak up the the sunshine at Guitart Central Park Aqua Resort. This three-star pick has the slides, splash zone, indoor spa area and seasonal kids’ club that you need for the whole family to have a fantastic getaway together. Even better, Playa de Fenals is only a 10-15 minute walk away!
Comfortable accommodation with plenty to do, Evenia Olympic Resort offers four-star services and even has the option to book rooms with a 7-day pass to Water World included! Unwind by the pool, watch your little ones have fun at the splash area and get stuck into the animation activities and entertainment that’s a hit with the guests. The stay at the much-loved Evenia is a guaranteed winner for the whole family.
Featuring modern interiors and a colourful waterpark, the Best Lloret Splash hotel is a fantastic four-star hotel that’s great for families. Explore the spacious outdoor pool area with slides and splash zones for children, as well as sun loungers for those who simply want to relax under the Spanish sunshine.
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