Where to go for a Multi-generational Family Holiday
- 19 November 2018 19 November 2018
When juggling work and family life, finding the best family holiday to suit your needs can be an arduous task. Not every family has the same idea of the perfect family escape; some want to be active during their holiday and some want to relax at the beach while the kids have the time of their lives playing games and making new friends. To help you with your multi-generational family holiday dilemmas, here are our top picks for the best family-friendly holidays that’ll cover any interests, from sports to spa for the whole family to enjoy.
Thailand: Thanyapura Family Holiday
Surrounded by dramatic mountains, lush vegetation and expansive forest, the 23-hectare sports retreat Thanyapura is an ideal place for the whole family to experience an unforgettable active holiday together. Enjoy one of the various activities such as Muay Thai or yoga whilst your kids are having fun at the Tree Club. They can make new friends, enjoy the large indoor and outdoor play area and cinema zone whilst you immerse yourself in an array of health and fitness holiday activities. Regroup at dinner time with healthy gourmet cuisine while hearing all about your kids’ wonderful day.
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Having a private bay that boasts 1.6km of broad sandy beach directly in front of the retreat and dramatic mountains behind, Six Senses Zighy Bay has the idyllic surrounding for enjoying an adventurous family holiday. Offering exciting activities like mountain biking and paragliding, this retreat is the ideal getaway for adventure seekers. The Chaica’s Club offers treasure hunts and beach bowling for the smallest guests, whilst your teens can enjoy rock climbing, slack lining and moonlight kayaking at the Al Feetean’s Teens Club. Afterwards all of you can enjoy the sensational gourmet food with magnificent views of the Bay in the mountaintop location “The Edge”.
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Portugal: Epic Sana Family Holiday
Overlooking the picturesque Praia de Falésia beach, Epic Sana is a family fitness getaway nestled amongst 8-hectares of verdant pine forest and gardens. Boasting direct access to a private beach via a wooden suspension bridge and fun family activities from cycling to horse riding, there is plenty to explore and enjoy together. You can also take part in some group activities whilst your children are well looked after at the kids club, where they are entertained with a variety of fun games and weekly activity programmes including face painting and games.
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Thailand: Soneva Kiri Family Holiday
Surrounded by lush vegetation and only a stone’s throw from the marvellous white beach of Koh Kood, lies the luxurious family holiday haven, Soneva Kiri. Explore an underwater world with turtles and angle fish or embark on a treasure hunt across the island with your little ones. There are also group activities such as family yoga classes to create lasting memories and strengthen the family’s bond even more. After a day full of yoga, exploration and adventures you can enjoy the unreal Treepod dining experience elevated 6 metres above ground level and get your gourmet food served by your personal waiter via zip line.
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Morocco: Paradis Plage Family Holiday
Paradis Plage is a stunning family-friendly beach retreat that boasts such a variety of water sports and surfing activities, you will be spoilt for choice. Besides mountain biking, paddle boarding and kayaking, there are also several different group classes for you and your family to take part in, including yoga, Pilates and TRX. For the younger ones, the daily kids club offers organised games, various sports and arts and crafts, making it easy for the little ones to make new friends and have a fantastic holiday.
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Vietnam: Fusion Maia Family Holiday
With one of the world’s most beautiful and serene beaches, Fusion Maia is a relaxing spa haven perfect for the entire family. Enjoy the most indulgent spa treatments safe in the knowledge that your children will be having just as much fun enjoying their own mini treatments at the Mini Maia program. Children will be greeted with their own smaller bath robes and slippers in their room and will also have the chance to try spa therapies such as massages, manicures and pedicures. You can also join many different activities and group classes like Tai Chi, Warrior workout and massage lessons.
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