5 of the Best Child Friendly Wellness Hotels & Resorts
- 09 July 2015 09 July 2015
From snorkelling in the Caribbean to clay-modelling in Sardinia, with a variety of sports and creative activities, finding the perfect family holiday is easy with our 5 best child friendly wellness hotels and resorts. With a choice of luxurious resorts boasting exceptional spa facilities and wellness activities, these healthy holidays are sure to tick all the boxes, whether exploring the activities on offer as a family, or making time to relax as a couple whilst the kids make new friends at the kids clubs.
Spain: Abama Golf & Spa Resort
Arts and crafts at the Abama Golf & Spa Resort kids club
With an array of family friendly facilities, a holiday at Abama Golf & Spa Resort will provide as much fun for parents as it will for the kids. A fantastic family friendly resort, the underwater themed kids club offers cooking, theatre workshops, arts & crafts activities and a kid's pool to keep them engaged whilst making new friends. Meanwhile, Mum and Dad can make the most of unlimited access to group activities, including heart-pumping spinning and calming beach stretch classes. While Dad enjoys a round on the championship golf course, Mum will love indulging at the luxury spa.
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Antigua: Carlisle Bay
The childcare team at Carlisle Bay
With three age specific kids clubs, a family holiday at Carlisle Bay, offers fun for the whole family with specialised activities for different age groups. Great for a family activity holiday, from turtle watching and treasure hunts for the youngsters to raft building, zip-wiring and wakeboarding for the teens, there's an activity for everyone on this tropical island hotel. Whilst the kids are entertained, parents can be spoilt with an indulgent in-room massage, or for a more active holiday the whole family can dive in with complimentary water sports, including sailing, snorkelling and water-skiing.
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Portugal: Martinhal Luxury Beach Resort
Build fun and lasting memories with your family at Martinhal Luxury Beach Resort
One of the Algarve's finest luxury resorts, Martinhal Luxury Beach Resort is a dream destination for a family beach holiday. With five sporting academies, including surfing, windsurfing, swimming, tennis and football, together with a colourful kids clubs programme, grown-ups can easily find time to relax at the luxury spa, great for a beach spa break. Make time for the family with activities from tennis to rock climbing, followed by an afternoon chilling by the pool. Top up your energy levels at the outstanding range of child-friendly restaurants to complete your family wellness holiday.
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Mauritius: Shanti Maurice
Let the younglings play at Shanti Maurice
Set upon the idyllic coastline of Mauritius, the family friendly spa resort of Shanti Maurice offers an active family holiday in the lap of luxury. Let your children discover a whole new world as they go on pony rides, try crab hunting and visit the nearby crocodile park and bird sanctuary with the brilliant Les Petits Dodos Kids Club. An ideal resort for a luxury family holiday, adults can indulge in some well-deserved me-time at the resort's luxury spa or get involved in health and fitness classes, such as aqua fit, tennis and yoga.
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Sardinia: Forte Village
Keep active with your kids at Forte Village
Forte Village's very own Children's City is a kid-size world of adventure, boasting a host of creative workshops in art, theatre and writing. With babysitters available 24/7 and a supervised children's restaurant, Mum and Dad can even make the time to enjoy a romantic dinner for two. A fantastic resort for a family sports holiday, keep active cycling, football, basketball and tennis in the Sports Academy. Perfect for a family holiday with teenagers, there's even a specialised club for teens, with go-kart racing, Zumba parties, a make-up academy and the chance to learn to DJ.
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