Pack your bags, leave your cares behind and embark on a family journey that promises not only a delightful escape but also an opportunity to create timeless memories. The options for a luxury break are as diverse as the families they welcome...
For the Youngest Visitors...
The Romanos, a Luxury Collection Resort, Costa Navarino
Looking for a classic baby-friendly beach holiday with guaranteed sunshine? Look no further than The Romanos, a Luxury Collection Resort, Costa Navarino, a luxury retreat that is the perfect backdrop for creating lasting memories. The youngest guests, aged from four months, can spend time at the Sandcastle Club playing, or unwind as a tribe in your luxury room or suite, complete with 24/7 butler service which is perfect for those moments you need a helping hand.
An exquisite sanctuary sheltered along the sun-kissed shores of Cyprus, Anassa beckons all ages with a world of luxury, warmth and cherished moments. With a delightful array of round-the-clock entertainment and dedicated nannies, this is a paradise made for young families. Anassa goes above and beyond with its exclusive 'Baby Go Lightly' service, allowing parents to pre-order anything they may need - from car seats to toys, and more!
Heritage Le Telfair Golf & Wellness Resort
Bel Ombre, Mauritius
As a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World, Heritage Le Telfair Golf & Wellness Resort invites every member of your family into an enriching experience of world-class facilities. Awaiting the smallest travellers is Baby Timomo, a complimentary baby club for infants aged 0 to 35 months, where caring professionals allow parents some time to explore the beach or one of the resort's 13 restaurants. And if you ever need a helping hand throughout your stay, a resident host will be at your service in all suites.
For Curious Children...
St Mary's, Antigua
Nestled along the pristine shores of Antigua, Carlisle Bay doesn't just cater to adults seeking relaxation and indulgence but also places special emphasis on ensuring their young guests have an experience that's just as unforgettable.
Your children will play and learn in an idyllic environment, with qualified childcare professionals at the Cool Kids Club, where they can enjoy unique and fun activities - from hunting lizards or searching for buried treasure to the playground where children can run, jump and play freely in the Caribbean sunshine. In the evenings, families can enjoy delicious meals with child-friendly options and memorable movie nights, complete with popcorn and comfortable seating. There are truly magical memories in paradise awaiting your tribe.
The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands
North Malé Atoll, Maldives
The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands is your gateway to creating timeless moments in a setting that celebrates the bonds that matter most. Little ones - aged four to twelve - will find abundant opportunities for learning and fun at the Ritz Kids club, where children can enjoy a daily-changing programme of activities centred around the four pillars of land, water, environmental responsibility and culture designed in collaboration with the world-renowned oceanographic explorer Jean-Michel Cousteau.
Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
Boasting spacious suites perfect for the unique needs of families and a wealth of opportunities for children and adults alike, Pikaia Lodge is ideal for a family escape. A centre for adventurous and educational experiences, spend days marvelling at the giant tortoises or simply building sandcastles together on some of the finest beaches that the Galapagos has to offer.
For Teenage Adventures...
Columbia Beach Resort
A family-friendly haven set on Cyprus's Pissouri Bay, Columbia Beach Resort is where the joy of discovery and the tranquillity of relaxation coexist. While parents are taking some time for themselves, teens can try something new, whether learning new watersports, trying a new yoga position, learning a new culinary skill, with masterclasses in sushi and pizza making offered between May and October, or heading out to the water in a banana boat.
NIZUC Resort & Spa
Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico
Boasting a host of thoughtfully designed experiences, NIZUC Resort & Spa promises a vibrant space where young travellers can connect, create and thrive. Whether it's exploring the wonders of the Mexican Caribbean, immersing themselves in local culture or simply basking in the beauty of the pristine surroundings, your teenagers will find a world of discovery awaiting them at NIZUC Resort & Spa.
Atlantis, The Palm
Dubai's most iconic resort is home to fabulous family rooms and suites, the world's largest waterpark, The Zone teen's club and the cutting-edge Wavehouse entertainment venue, your family will never want to say goodbye to the extraordinary world of Atlantis, The Palm.
Teens might think they're too cool for a 'kids' club', but those between 13 and 17 won't be able to resist The Zone, where state-of-the-art equipment, exciting games and the latest technology create the ultimate hang-out space. From speeding down waterslides at Aquaventure Waterpark to trying new cuisines with delicious dining experiences, it's easy to see why this one-of-a-kind resort is a firm favourite with families.
For The Whole Tribe...
Sugar Beach, A Viceroy Resort
Soufriere, St Lucia
Set within a UNESCO World Heritage area, Sugar Beach, A Viceroy Resort is an exquisite sanctuary that beckons families to indulge in a world of luxury, warmth and cherished moments. As the perfect destination for multi-generational travel, residences with up to four bedrooms provide families with a private pool, large kitchen and fantastic outdoor space for enjoying quality time together.
Elounda Gulf Villas
Family is at the heart of every adventure and nowhere knows this better than the boutique villa-hotel Elounda Gulf Villas. Dedicated to offering unforgettable and utterly luxurious holiday experiences, this resort has been thoughtfully designed to ensure that every member of your family, from the youngest to the young at heart, experiences the ultimate family retreat, where generations can unwind, bond and create lasting memories together.
Jumeirah Al Naseem
Deepen the connections between generations and leave with a wealth of priceless moments when you choose to stay at Jumeirah Al Naseem. Soak in the vibrant energy of Dubai as you and your family play in the sand of the picture-perfect stretch of beach, try something new together with a myriad of restaurants or unwind in the family-friendly suites, each with breathtaking views of the Arabian Gulf.
Bringing the whole family together for one shared adventure can often prove challenging. The task of reaching a unanimous decision on the destination, securing accommodations spacious enough for the entire clan and finding activities that will please both the youngest and the oldest of your group isn't easy. But with Explora Journeys, you're sure to enjoy the perfect multi-generational escape, with a diverse range of voyages to near and far-flung destinations.
With connecting suites, families can create their own home-away-from-home on board, staying close to each other while offering space for even the largest of families. These suites also offer thoughtful amenities and special features tailored to the youngest guests.
Looking for fun for everyone? All generations can enjoy special moments of togetherness with Explora Journey's range of family-friendly experiences, from a day at a farm to visiting a space centre making family memories that won't soon be forgotten. When not spending time together, adults can enjoy the sunniest venue onboard at the adults-only Helios Pool and Bar, and children can enjoy entertainment and enrichment at the Nautilus Club, where children aged six to 17 can enjoy the latest video games and VR consoles, exciting games and even a digital library with a wide genre of books across a multitude of languages!
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