Guide to The Best Family Friendly Summer Holiday Ideas
- 06 July 2018 06 July 2018
When juggling work and family life, finding the best family holiday to suit your needs can be an arduous task. So, let us make your search a little easier as we share with you the ultimate guide to the best family friendly summer holidays. From PADI diving in St. Lucia to wakeboarding in Greece, if you’re on the hunt for ways to get your family more active this summer, look no further. Create a summer of blissful memories as you embark on a fun-filled activity holiday that is sure to provide your family with endless entertainment and maybe even some long-lasting lifestyle changes.
Sardinia: Forte Village Family Holiday
With an abundance of activities at your disposal, Forte Village is the perfect location to enjoy an action-packed holiday with the whole family. The complementary kid’s club and incredible aqua park, make this Sardinian resort a children’s wonderland. There is plenty of opportunity to keep older kids entertained too with the teenager’s U-Club, offering a host of fun activities including go-kart racing, bowling and daily meet-ups. Make the most of the sensational sports activities on offer including cycling, jet skiing and tennis to provide your family with a new and exciting bonding experience that they will never forget.
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St Lucia: The BodyHoliday WellFit Families
Home to volcanic beaches, fishing villages and reef-diving sites Saint Lucia ticks all the boxes when it comes to planning a family adventure and culture holiday. Get some friendly family competition going on the 18-hole championship golf course, or perhaps have a go at some family PADI diving to explore Saint Lucia’s underwater world of colourful reefs and coral covered pinnacles. Round off the day with a spot of tennis or perhaps a dive in one of the three swimming pools. This spectacular Caribbean island has all this to offer and more to keep your family moving this summer.
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Portugal: Epic Sana Family Holiday
Beach yoga makes a great activity for all the family
Set amongst beautiful beaches and stunning sandstone cliffs, Epic Sana is the perfect place for a memorable family holiday. This contemporary, stylish resort has a whole area specifically dedicated to families which boasts children’s clubs, a family pool, and spacious grass gardens. Enjoy some active family time in the exquisite outdoor facilities including five outdoor pools, a tennis court and direct access to sandy Falesia beach. Relax after a long day of activities with an array of luxurious treatments including revitalising body scrubs and energising facials which are sure to have you returning home feeling refreshed and rejuvenated.
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Greece: Porto Elounda Family Holiday
Delve into a bubble bath for some relaxation at the end of a long day of activities
Known for its superb beaches and rich culture, Greece is the ideal destination for an adventurous holiday away. Porto Elounda gives families the chance to try their hand at water sports including water skiing, wakeboarding and sailing and even offers a yacht hire service so the family can experience the crystal-clear waters of Greece together. With dance classes available for both adults and children, numerous sports classes and not one, but two tennis courts it is no wonder why Porto Elounda has become a go-to destination for families looking to spend some active quality time away.
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Morocco: Paradis Plage Family Holiday
Learn to surf in the Moroccan ocean
Bordering the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea is the stunning country of Morocco. Round up the whole family for some volleyball on the private beach. Or perhaps try your hand at some family surfing and canoeing to really get the blood pumping. Wind down the day with a movie at the outdoor cinema and allow the adults to indulge in the many wellness facilities that this oasis of luxury has to offer. Sensorial massages, and a range of Moroccan Hammam rituals are perfect solutions to de-stress and invigorate your body for the exciting activities to come.
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Croatia: Sun Gardens Dubrovnik Family Holiday
The kid's swimming pool at Sun Garden Dubrovnik is perfect for your little ones!
Sun Gardens is so perfect for family fitness holiday lovers that it even hosts its own Sports Academy. Boasting everything from tennis and badminton to wall-climbing and squash, this fantastic resort is the ideal destination for an activity holiday. Have some family downtime in the sports bar and watch some of the biggest sporting events on the home cinema screens. Or satiate your taste buds at one of the six restaurants serving exquisite Mediterranean cuisine and local Croatian dishes which will leave you feeling energised for the day ahead.
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Cyprus: Aphrodite Hills Fusion Fitness
Tuck into some exquisite food at Aphrodite Hills, Cyprus
Come along to the beautiful island of Cyprus to experience an adventure holiday like no other in the stunning Aphrodite Hills. Fusion Fitness gives families the chance to spend quality bonding time together through a range of activities. Have some family fun with Zumba and test your endurance with bike riding. With daily classes in place, you can sign up for any number of activities that catch your eye. Refresh your mind and body with some Pilates and yoga and treat the whole family to a deep tissue massage to ensure everyone gets a good night’s sleep.
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