Many UK tourists don’t want to venture outside of Europe for their family holidays, and we know that short flight times will always be appealing to those travelling with very young children. For this reason, we have hand-picked some truly wonderful family hotels to include in this section, from all- encompassing luxury resorts in Greece and Cyprus to thrilling exclusive hotels in Spain, Italy and Portugal. You are certain to find exactly what you are looking for right here with Destinology – experts in luxury travel and providers of bespoke holidays for a wide variety of holidaymakers.
‘Michelin Star Dining Bordering The Atlantic’
From terracotta terraces to manicured golfing greens, The Ritz-Carlton Tenerife, Abama lives up to its prestigious brand name. You'll see views of the Atlantic and nearby La Gomera Island. The property has a choice of nine restaurants, one with two Michelin stars. In the leisure section you'll find three swimming pools for Citadel guests, with another four reserved for villa guests. A spa with ten treatment rooms and a gym is also available, alongside live entertainment and the Ritz Kids' Club with a huge variety of activities. For golfers, there's an 18-hole course designed by former Ryder Cup pro, Dave Thomas.
‘Michelin Starred Dining'
Bahia Del Duque is a cliff-side resort which is spread across 14 acres of vegetation overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. It takes much of the inspiration for its accommodation and hotel architecture from traditional Canary Island and colonial design. The 289 rooms and 58 suites are housed in either the main hotel area or the Casas Ducales, a space that offers its own independent check-ins and butler service. Guest rooms and suites have an open-plan feel, complete with modern and useful amenities. The 40 villas are great for families or big groups of friends. There are a variety of restaurants and bars and there are many activities including water sports and land sports.
'A Bright and Contemporary Residence on the Tenerife Coast'
Find a tranquil stay by the sea in Tenerife at the five-star Tivoli La Caleta (formerly Sheraton La Caleta Resort and Spa). The hotel can be found on the Costa Adeje surrounded by lush gardens. 284 guest rooms are newly decorated and have modern amenities, providing guests with a soothing place to unwind after a day enjoying the grounds. Three outdoor swimming pools provide a refreshing break from the Spanish sun. The hotel’s vast Anantara Spa also mirrors the serenity of the wider resort, with steam baths and plunge pools that promise to leave all who visit feeling refreshed, alongside the invigorating Tivoli Shape fitness centre. At the four on site restaurants guests can sample a wide range of Asian and Mediterranean cuisines, or they can relax and sip cocktails at the beach club.
'Nearby Golf and Tranquil Ocean Views’
Surrounded by gardens, the Annabelle luxury hotel is a part of the Thanos Hotel Group. The hotel features sea or garden view rooms and suites with private balconies or terraces. It is the closest hotel to Paphos Castle and harbour bringing great views and easy day trips right to your doorstep. You will find a good selection of restaurants and a variety of sports including golf plus a full activity programme in high season.
‘Wonderful Seafront Location and Stunning Suites’
Residing on its own private beach next to the ancient Tomb of the Kings, Elysium Paphos is suitable for both families and couples. The resort has eight dining venues and bars, each one serving something different, from Pan-Asian cuisine to Mediterranean classics. Accommodation includes spacious rooms and large suites with balconies and terraces and there are plenty of pools at the hotel for both adults and children to enjoy. Relax at the spa, or enjoy a spot of tennis, while the kids soak up the fun at the kids’ club.
‘Surrounded by Beaches and Mount Athos’
Eagles Palace is situated just four kilometres from Ouranoupolis, one of the most scenic villages in Greece. It lies on a glorious stretch of private golden beach in the shadow of Mount Athos occupying one of the most sought after locations on the coast. There is a wide choice of activities including water sports, cycling, indoor and outdoor pools, tennis and on-site there is a spa and gym. For children, there is an outdoor pool, playground and kid’s clubs. Accommodations include rooms, bungalows and suites, many of which feature private terraces and pools. You’ll find bars and clubs offering live music and traditional Greek restaurants serving fresh, local seafood.
‘Private Beach Deck, Activities and Sports for All’
MarBella, Mar-Bella Collection is set in landscaped gardens on the south-east coastline of Corfu. It is perfectly plotted close by to both Corfu Old Town and the airport. Rooms and suites all benefit from stunning views of the resort gardens or the twinkling Ionian Sea. Guests can enjoy the sandy beach deck overlooking the ocean or the expanse of private pebble beach near to the water sports area. There are 6 restaurants and 6 bars to choose from, including dishes from Greek and Mediterranean cuisines. Select Premium All Inclusive to really elevate your experience and sample the luxury of the resort. The resort is perfect for families with the dedicated kid’s club and the new Anemelia Aqua Park. The first of its kind at a Corfu 5* hotel, it has eight slides perfect for hours of family enjoyment. You can also try the spa for days of relaxation and serenity.
'Lazy rivers, evening entertainment and an indoor kids club'
Visiting historical monuments and travelling to geographical landmarks are great, but if your idea of a perfect holiday is relaxing by the pool and making the most of your resort, then Olympic Lagoon Ayia Napa is the place for you. Proudly home to six pools, a lazy river and a semi-Olympic sized indoor pool with whirlpools, this resort is an aquaphile's dream. You can make memories with or without the kids with Olympic Lagoon's kids club and football academy. If you can prise yourselves from the sun loungers for an afternoon then Landa Beach is just a short walk away, with a water park a little further ahead. Olympic Lagoon Resort is the ultimate family resort.
‘Subtropical Gardens, Adult-Only, Views over Palma Bay’
Castillo Hotel Son Vida is located high above Palma de Mallorca in the 13th-century estate of Son Vida. It's nestled in subtropical parkland with views over Palma Bay. Some rooms and suites have been designed by the famous Spanish designer, LOEWE and some also feature private pools. A healthy selection of dining options are on offer, including traditional Spanish cuisine and creative, modern tapas. An on-site spa, gym, and refreshing swimming pool are at guests' disposal, and the hotel itself is reserved for guests aged 16 and upwards. One of the standout details of the hotel is its close proximity to a range of fantastic golf courses, which can be used at preferential rates established by the hotel.
‘Ultra-Luxurious, Timeless Elegance’
Perched above the Atlantic Ocean and set in 54 acres of sub-tropical gardens the distinctive Moorish architecture of VILA VITA Parc is instantly noticeable. The coastline is characteristically rocky with large sandy beaches onto which aquamarine waters lap gracefully. All rooms, suites and villas overlook this picture-postcard scene of ocean and gardens as well as providing first class services and features. Accommodation, restaurants and other facilities are spread throughout the gardens in low rise villas and one large main building creating a village feel to the whole property; there are pleasant walkways to access all areas. They have recently launched Armacao Beach Club which features three beachside restaurants, each with a different theme.
‘Al Fresco Dining and Sea View Suites’
Sani Beach is part of the Sani Beach Resort situated on Cape Sani on the west coast of Halkidiki. The Hotel is a short walk from Bousoulas Beach and Sani Marina which has a selection of restaurants and boutiques. All rooms have a private balcony or terrace that overlooks either gardens or the Aegean Sea. At the beach you can enjoy water sports including canoeing, pedal boats and wakeboarding. The resort also offers a variety of sports courts such as tennis and volleyball, plus a fitness centre and spa.
'Health and Vitality; Fun and Sport’
Part of the Sani Resort, Porto Sani provides a sanctuary for you and your family where relaxation, activity, fun and entertainment sit perfectly alongside healthy food options and transforming spa treatments. Being part of a larger complex enables guests to take advantage of an extensive range of sports facilities, kids clubs and restaurants whilst enjoying the feel of their own separate hotel. Dining in the greater Sani area also becomes an option with the ‘Dine Around’ program presenting great choices for virtually every cuisine. Families with children of all ages will find dedicated clubs as well as a fantastic range of activities that the whole family can enjoy together
‘Superb Suites – Boutique Hotel in Resort’
An intimate hotel, Sani Asterias is part of the Sani Resort on the west coast of Halkidik, with its Marina and waterfront with restaurants, bars and boutiques. The hotel has just fifty-seven suites, set in landscaped surroundings which have direct access to an exclusive beach with loungers, towels, refreshments and showers. The hotel has an outdoor heated pool, spa, an a la carte restaurant and two bars. The wider resort has over twenty restaurants and bars and a fitness, sports, water sports centre and kids’ clubs for every age.
‘Low Rise, Use of Sani Resort Facilities, Beach & Forest’
Sani Club is part of the larger Sani Resort – its discreet and refined offering. This intimate, low-rise hotel has large contemporary rooms and suites, some with private pools. As part of Sani Resort you’ll find a wide selection of sports, entertainment and activities plus a Peppa Pig creche and mini club. The hotel has a Chelsea FC Foundation training programme for 4 to 16-year olds – ideal for budding Premier League stars. For all ages there is an extensive list of things to entertain by day and night – hike in the forests, jog, scuba dive, cycle, sail and much more. Learn about bee-keeping, go bird-watching or try paddle-board yoga – it’s all on offer at Sani Resorts. Aside from the dining options at Sani Club you can drink or dine at any of the other Sani Resort restaurants or bars – and with such a wide choice around you’re sure to find your style of entertainment.
‘Serene & Restful Delight’
Quinta Jardins do Lago is surrounded by its own botanical gardens giving you plenty of space for rest and relaxation. There are activities for all of the family, with a children’s pool and garden games, as well as a billiards room, adult pools, table tennis and a library. The local area is particularly good for golfers and the hotel offers some great packages. The rooms and suites feature wonderful views of the gardens, especially from their balconies. Dining is a delight here with a bar, poolside bistro, and the option to dine indoors or out, at the main Beresford Restaurant which offers first class Madeiran and international cuisine.
‘Golf & Spa Aficionados Rejoice, Refined Spanish Hotel’
Sheraton Fuerteventura Beach, Golf & Spa Resort lies on a beach overlooking the iridescent waters of the Atlantic Ocean on the island of Fuerteventura. This hotel offers a wide range of rooms and suites, outfitted to a high quality with graceful décor and most complete with a balcony or terrace. Restaurants and bars range from casual dining by the beach to a smart Spanish gourmet affair. Guests can take advantage of the excellent golf facilities, as well as special privileges and services. Leave the kids with the excellent children’s club, while you delve into the immersive palette of the Hesperides Thalasso Spa.
‘Family Friendly Resort with Swimming Pools and Plaza'
Princesa Yaiza Suite Resort Hotel is situated on Playa Dorada beach, just a few minutes away from the bustling centre of Playa Blanca in Lanzarote. The hotel is designed in a Colonial Canaries style and is within walking distance of everything you need such as shops, bars, beaches and restaurants. Accommodation is designed with simple yet stylish décor and modern amenities. The hotel features a wide variety of restaurants serving different cuisine and there is a choice of swimming pools, a plaza filled with entertainment, a nearby beach and a spa.
‘Boutique Hotel, Bespoke Personal Touches’
Grace Mykonos is located north of Mykonos town by the sea on Agios Stefanos beach. This design hotel has 32 rooms and suites, many with private plunge pools and striking views. The hotel features a ‘Bespoke by Grace’ programme which includes an extended room amenity list and tailor-made experiences such as 7 choice pillow menu and in-room fitness kit. Grace restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner with Mediterranean fusion cuisine and a la carte dining choices. Amenities include a boutique art gallery, spa, swimming pool and gym and there is complimentary parking on site. It also caters to families with Grace Kids to keep your little ones occupied.
‘Flavour, flair and fantastic facilities’
Elounda Bay Palace, a Leading Hotel of the World, offers a distinct and functional resort for couples, families and friends with its varied and beautifully presented amenities. For the active there are tennis, basketball and volleyball courts, plus a full water sports programme as well as preferential rates at the nearby Crete Golf Club. A superb selection of restaurants, bars and lounges, some of which are located at the neighbouring Elounda Beach Hotel, will have you spoilt for choice when it comes to dining and virtually every option treats you to mesmerising sea views. Your accommodation will belong to one of the individual ‘clubs’ giving you access to corresponding benefits and privileges whilst your room or suite itself will include bright, fresh Cretan styling.
'Adults-Only Escape, Castle Style Resort'
Secrets Mallorca Villamil Resort & Spa is one of the very first Secrets Resorts to open in Europe. Gardens surround the stately building and an outdoor swimming pool greets you on arrival. Many room and suites have stunning sea views over the Mediterranean Sea and a balcony or terrace. Delight in local and international cuisine at the hotel restaurants along with a beachfront swimming pool and an ocean view spa.
‘Tennis Courts, Island, Spa’
The Belmond Hotel Cipriani is situated on the island of Guidecca, in the Venetian lagoon, and is just a stone’s throw away from the mainland of Venice allowing guests to embrace all of the city’s cultural grandeur from the comfort of a peaceful shoreside retreat. Rooms are decorated in keeping with the location with palatial spaces, marble décor and Murano glass finishes and some feature hot tubs. With Venice offering an endless array of cultural highlights, the Belmond Hotel Cipriani offers an assortment of facilities – including a fitness centre, swimming pool and tennis courts.
Set among the hills yet just a stone’s throw from the heart of Florence by private shuttle, this great retreat is a joy for the senses. Belmond Villa San Michele boasts forty-six stunning rooms and suites three of which are located in the separate 17th century former convent orangery – now a charming villa. As you wander along Italian terraces, through the lush gardens and past the little chapel you will gain a sense of the history of this remarkable Tuscan Villa which now offers the discerning guest an elegant place of privilege in which to rest. Dining at the villa is a blissful experience of gourmet flavours and awesome views and should you wish to learn a little more about Tuscan cuisine we suggest you enquire about the hotel’s school of cookery.
‘Private Villas and an Award-Winning Spa’
Overlooking the gulf of Mirabello in Crete, Blue Palace has much to offer including a private beach, spa and excursions across to nearby island, Spinalonga. Rooms and suites come complete with a balcony or terrace and villas are on another level. The Grand Villa, for example, offers a 31sqm outdoor hydro jet pool, indoor sauna, large lounge area and access to The Haven, a beach space exclusively available to guests staying in villas and the Island Luxury Suite. There are a number of restaurants and bars offering Asian, Greek and Cretan dishes.
‘Swim, Sail and Sit Back and Enjoy the Glorious Sunsets’
A modern and minimalist hotel, sitting in eight acres of landscaped gardens, Almyra lies a short distance from Alykes beach. Each room takes advantage of its location, with all rooms or suites enjoying views of either the sea or the surrounding gardens. Also nested in these gardens sit five freshwater pools, including a children’s and adults only pool, and a wave free beach for a dip in the sea. Further facilities include a gym and spa, a Kid’s club, and seven restaurants and bars offering a cuisine from local Mediterranean to Japanese.
‘Beachfront Location – Exquisite A La Carte Restaurants’
The Gloria Serenity Resort is a part of the Gloria Hotels and Resorts group. It is situated along a 500 metre stretch of golden sand in Belek. The rooms, suites and villas offer a wide choice of accommodation types from single room accommodation to 6 bedroom villas with pool. The resort offers land and water sports with 3 golf courses nearby at Gloria Golf a sister hotel. The resort’s sea water pool encircles the main building and some accommodation has terraces with direct access. There is also a spa and fitness centre which offers classes and encourages a healthy lifestyle. Dining and drinking options include a main buffet restaurant, 4 a la carte restaurants, 3 snack bars, a patisserie and 7 bars located around the resort including on the pier.
‘Incredibly Atmospheric and Undeniably Mediterranean’
Part of The Luxury Collection of Marriott International, Vedema Resort displays the authentic beauty of the island with a great location, whitewashed townhouse buildings and suave amenities. The accommodation is typically Mediterranean, favouring white walls and floors along with bright splashes of colour and opulent touches. The resort offers guests a varied landscape to explore, from rolling vineyards to craggy cliffs to a black sand beach. With two inviting pools and an open-air Jacuzzi, as well as access to sister hotel Istoria's beach club, relaxation options are aplenty for guests. The resort also offers spa facilities, and dining options are varied with restaurants and bars dotted throughout the resort. For luxurious holidays in an unforgettable setting, Vedema Resort is a definite winner.
‘An Exclusive and Relaxing Grecian Retreat’
Santa Marina, a Luxury Collection Resort, Mykonos is situated on a sandy shore just 10 minutes away from Mykonos Town, the airport and port. The luxurious residences on offer - ranging from rooms to suites and villas - feature frontal or side sea views, and some have landscaped gardens complete with private swimming pools. The villas, named after precious gemstones, provide between 2 and 6 bedrooms including full kitchens and attractive home dining facilities. Travellers of all kinds can enjoy the resort's exclusive facilities, such as the relaxing Ginkgo Spa with a salon and gym or the infinity pool that seems to blend into the sea, along with a private peninsula at Ornos Bay. There are multiple dining outlets to choose from, including one helmed by a Michelin star chef, the Oasis Pool & Lounge, and the Santa Marina Beach Bar.
‘All-inclusive, Family Friendly, Aquapark’
Voyage Torba is located in a natural habitat adjacent to the beach, which is flat and easy to move around with children. The rooms are located across the resort and have sea or garden views and some have direct access to the lagoon pool from a terrace. The beach has a kids’ playground and pier and sunbeds and parasols are available. There are 3 swimming pools, an aquapark and watersports available for water lovers and if you are looking to relax there is a spa and a kids’ club. Voyage Torba has 8 a la carte dining venues offering foods from around the world and there are 2 snack restaurants. Entertainment is part of the Voyage experience including music and shows.
‘Award Winning Spa, picturesque Setting’
Sitting amongst citrus and olive groves, sheltered by green mountains and just a short shuttle bus journey away from Cala Deiá beach is the Belmond La Residencia. It is formed from twin manor houses and reflecting the regions rich artistic heritage. Both the hotel and surrounding area feature many ways to spend your time, from the award-winning spa to a complimentary boat trip exploring the Mallorcan coastline and coves. Rooms and suites offer an extremely comfortable retreat, whilst when it comes to fine dining El Olivio serves delicious Mediterranean cuisine.
'Blissful Sicilian Beach Resort'
Located on the south coast of Sicily, the Verdura Resort has a number of luxurious rooms and suites that offer both space, ultimate privacy plus first-class amenities; it's family friendly and features comprehensive leisure facilities including a children’s club. There are lots of activities to take part in including tennis, golf, culinary school as well as having their very own escape room. There are also a number of academies for children including tennis, football, archery and hip-hop dancing. The resort is home to a number of restaurants and bars and is only a short distance from all the local sites and attractions.
‘Spa, Lots of Activities, Weekly BBQ’
A secluded hillside provides the backdrop for the five-star luxury Anassa Hotel and is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World. The resort's classical low-rise whitewashed buildings and tropical gardens are centered around a square complete with Byzantine chapel. Four sea-view restaurants, three bars and a comprehensive Roman spa will help fill your days as will a swim in the sky-lit columned pool, saunas and steam baths. Children's clubs are available for age groups between 4 months and 12 years, and offer a variety of indoor and outdoor activities.
‘Exclusive Mykonian Paradise’
Grecotel Mykonos Blu is one of several boutique resorts in Mykonos and is located on the Blue Flag awarded Psarou Beach, close to Mykonos Town, the airport, and the port. The small enclave of 103 sea blue and white rooms, bungalows, suites and villas are reminiscent of the traditional “sugar-cube” style architecture that the island is famous for. Many residences benefit from beautiful waterfront locations with private plunge pools and outdoor hydro-massage bathtubs. Mykonos Blu offers ample accommodation for all kinds of travellers, from families and couples enjoying a romantic escape to friends holidaying together. There are three on-site restaurants and bars offering stunning views across the Aegean, as well as a refreshing infinity pool, and the Elixir Wellness Centre complete with a sauna and a gym.
‘Distinctive Architecture in Harmony with the Land’
Perfectly located in the sheltered Bay of Pissouri where its charming low rise Cypriot Village-style blends seamlessly into the landscape; a charming resort with many unique features. Families, groups of friends and couples will all find their own way to enjoy the Columbia Beach Resort which offers superb suites, diverse activities and intimate restaurants, it is also in a great location for exploring the many cultural sites of the area. Golfers will find no less than four championship golf courses nearby, Secret Valley, Aphrodite Hills, Elea Golf Club designed by Nick Faldo or Minthis Hills; each offers attractive green fee discounts for resort guests
‘Contemporary Luxury Family Resort’
Set within a protected natural park Martinhal Sagres Beach Family Resort is built using innovative modern styling and intriguing architecture; it represents sustainability and blends into its natural background effortlessly. The resort consists of a main hotel with a selection of rooms and suites plus a village with luxury villas and houses all carefully placed within a natural landscape overlooking the sea. Facilities at the resort are geared toward families with three different age ranges of kids club plus lots of family friendly features such as children’s menus, multi room accommodations and a generally warm welcome. Couples will also enjoy this resort which provides such unique design and organic luxury.
‘Steps from the Beach – Balconies and Terraces with Sea or Garden Views’
Set amidst a pine grove just a short distance from the sea, this five storey five-star-plus hotel reflects Sardinian hospitality. Rooms have private balconies and views of either the sea, gardens or mountains. Being part of the Forte Village gives guests all the benefits of the sports, entertainment and activities available in the whole resort. There are four swimming pools, a gym, spa and numerous academies that help you master a variety of sports. You will find many restaurants and bars where all types of cuisine are offered.
‘Resort Amenities – Hotel Privacy’
Pineta is situated within the pine trees and comprises of 3 horse shoe shaped buildings with accommodation on two floors. The beach, Oasis pools and Acquaforte spa are close by. The resort has various pools including 6 thalassotherapy and two kid’s pools. There are water sports available at the beach and at the sports area there are academies for football, tennis, dance, chess and many more. 11 restaurants offer international cuisine and there are a number of bars situated from the Piazza Luisi to the beach in which to relax and enjoy a drink.
‘Bungalow Accommodation – Resort Activities for All the Family.’
Located in the heart of the resort Le Palme is convenient for the beach, sports area, Oasis pools and the Piazza Luisa. The bungalows offer accommodation ideal for families of up to 2 adults and 3 children. There are various pools situated around the resort, a spa, a sports area with academies for football, tennis, rugby, netball and dance to name only a few. The thalasso Spa has 6 experience pools which are immersed in the gardens and there is Gym The restaurants offer food from around the globe and local to the island. For entertainment Piazza Luisa is the venue where there are live performances and music for you to enjoy.
'Picturesque, Exciting and Family Friendly'
Located in the highest part of the Forte Village Resort and surrounded by gardens, Il Borgo has something on offer for everyone. With rooms situated close to the Children’s Wonderland, which includes highlights such as the Barbie™ Activity Centre, a Vegetable Garden, and exclusive pools just for children - Il Borgo provides easy access to family friendly amenities. Whilst the children are occupied there, adults can indulge themselves in some retail therapy at the Piazza Luisa.
'Stunning Scenic Resort Perfect for Weddings'
Nestled between the Tramuntana Mountains and the iridescent waters of the Mediterranean Sea, the St Regis Mardavall is a diverse resort that caters to families and weddings as much as it does to a relaxing holiday. Gardens and outdoor swimming pools offer luxury and pampering in equal measure. Guests can choose from a variety of rooms and suites designed for families, couples, honeymooners, and friends. Each is stylishly decorated with luxury amenities. Four dining venues provide a range of cuisines to try. Activities are impressive, culminating in the excellent nearby Arabella golf facilities with a number of courses designed to cater to all types of players. Wedding ceremonies are held in the lush gardens of the resort and aided by a dedicated team, and the spa is a sanctuary of relaxation and heavenly treatments.
‘Art-Inspired Rooms, Michelin Starred Dining – a Tribute to Glamour'
Situated in a privileged location on the stunning island of Capri, at the highest part and with the best views over the Bay of Naples, this hotel is a legend in itself. Guests can enjoy an authentic Capri experience, and will be treated to impeccable service. The hotel is adorned with beautiful artworks that reflect both the natural environment that surrounds the hotel and the region's rich heritage. 67 lavish rooms and suites provide cosy retreats, appointed in artistic works and inspired by cinema greats to create individual and unique residences. L'Olivo restaurant offers two-Michelin star dining, while Il Riccio Beach Club & Restaurant provides guests with a tranquil space to unwind and enjoy cocktails bordering the shimmering ocean. The famed Capri Medical Spa is also available to offer world class, rejuvenating therapies, incorporating specialised treatments to ensure everyone leaves feeling brand new.
‘Idyllic Getaway Nestled in Cretan Cove’
Situated in a private cove on the north east of Crete is Daios Cove Luxury Resort & Villas. With accommodation integrated into the environment, you can choose between rooms, suites, and villas. The resort has a seawater infinity pool overlooking the Aegean ocean, a water sports centre on the beach, tennis courts and newly refurbished speciality spa. Six restaurants showcase Cretan cuisine prepared with fresh, local ingredients.
‘All-Inclusive – Golfers and Sports Enthusiasts Paradise’
Gloria Golf Resort is situated on the south coast of Turkey in the Belek region. Comprising of rooms, suites and villas scattered around the main building and pool or nestled in the gardens. With three golf courses and a golf academy, this resort is perfect for both beginners and enthusiasts. Other amenities include adult and children’s pools, Aquapark, Sports Arena, beach with water sports, fitness centre and spa. Six restaurants, two snack bars, a patisserie and seven bars located on the resort offer a range of food and drink choices.
‘Secluded Apulian Retreat, Between Mountain and Sea’
Basing its appearance on a traditional Apulian village, Borgo Egnazia is set within 20 hectares in the south of Italy. The hotel complex sits between the ancient Greco-Roman ruins of Egnazia and the 18-hole championship quality golf course of San Domenico. The rooms, suites and large villas spread across three areas of the resort. The first is La Corte, which opens out into two swimming pools and the La Corte rooms. The second area, called Il Borgo, houses the family pool, the expansive piazza space and the townhouses, while 30 additional villas are dotted around the area, each with a private pool and between 3 and 7 bedrooms. Each villa is incredible spacious, with light interior tones and exclusive services. Restaurants primarily serve a mix of Apulian specialities and Mediterranean favourites, while a regular events calendar unveils opportunities for additional dining and wine-tasting.
'Picturesque views, endless history and culture'
The greatest hotels in the world tend to be located in areas of outstanding natural beauty. They need those perfect views and historical or geological significance as well as world-class service and facilities. How about five-star luxury inside a UNESCO World Heritage Site? Is that enough? We think so. This impressively designed lifestyle hotel appears to cascade down the rockface it’s built upon to meet the deep blue sea that surrounds it. Uniquely-designed rooms and high-class dining ensure an opulent feel while a pool room, sea views and incredible cocktails mean there’s plenty to do after a long day of taking in the history and culture of this remarkable destination.
‘Hillside and Beach-Front Location, Beautiful Views’
The D-Maris Bay has a prime location on the hillside of the magnificent reserve of the Datça Peninsula, overlooking and meeting beautiful turquoise seas. The breath-taking views are best seen from a helicopter which can be booked for Dalaman or Bodrum airport transfers through the hotel. The D-Hotel Maris has exquisitely luxurious rooms and suites and offers a wide range of amenities, activities, beautiful beaches and tantalising restaurants.
‘Rooftop Bar & Restaurant, Three Pools, Spa, Gym’
Aguas de Ibiza is a boutique hotel in Santa Eulalia. The rooms and suites have natural stone bathrooms and private terraces, some with panoramic sea views. There is an on-site spa, three outdoor pools with furnished terraces and gardens, a gym and beauty salon. There are a range of dining options such as the Alabastro Lounge with a mix of Italian and traditional Ibizan cuisine.
‘Great for Families with Golf and Aqua Park’
The Westin Resort Costa Navarino is situated on a stretch of sandy beach overlooking the Ionion Sea in the south-western Peloponnese. Part of Three Resorts, The Westin Resort has 246 suites and villas, some with swim-up pools, one and two-bedroom suites, and 2-3 bedroom spacious villas that come complete with private infinity pools. That are inspired by Messinian mansions, each with a private outdoor space overlooking gardens or the sea. The Resort has activities to suit the whole family including the Away spa, fitness studio, 12 tennis courts in Mourtaglou Tennis Center, paddle, squash and pickleball courts, Navarino Outdoors which offers hiking and mountain climbing and Navarino Sea and Watersports hub (located at the W Costa Navarino beach) which offers windsurfing, waterskiing, sup, kayaking, sailing and diving. Across the three resorts, there are over 23 dining venues which serve international cuisine in locations from the peace of the beachside to the lively location of the Aqua Park with 3 water slides.
‘Beach and Pool – Dining Choices Galore’
Situated overlooking the Adriatic Sea approximately 6 miles 7 miles from Dubrovnik, Sun Gardens has 201 guest rooms and suites with sea views and a choice of 207 one, two or three bedroom residences ideal for families or groups travelling together. At the resort there is a natural pebble beach, three outdoor pools, including an adult only and 2 kids pools, Award winning spa centre and sports centre which offers a great choice of indoor an outdoor activities including tennis, basketball, Gym, Football court, Table tennis, Sand Volleyball, Billiard, Wall climbing, Squash Badminton, Personal Training and Bike rental. During the summer months there are kids’ clubs accommodating all age groups and Sport Academies for Children. There is a fabulous array of restaurants & bars including rich buffets, gourmet breakfasts, boutique eateries, poolside venues and bars that cater to both local and international flavours.
‘Intoxicating Region, an Unspoilt Treasure’
The Romanos, a Luxury Collection Resort, Costa Navarino enjoys a stunning location in this largely undiscovered region of Greece where palaces, vaulted tombs, Byzantine churches and medieval castles are all waiting to be discovered. The rooms and suites of the resort are cosmopolitan, each stylish and each with a host of useful and luxury extra amenities. Dining options are plentiful, from Italian to Japanese and everything in between. You can even stop off for souvlaki or ice cream around the resort. Your hotel rests on a breathtaking stretch of sandy beach and an immediate area rich in culture and natural beauty as well as wildlife, olives and vineyards. There are an outstanding number of sports and activities to choose from which include racquet games, the award-wining Anazoe spa features age-old Greek treatments in modern surroundings and the gym promotes both indoor and outdoor exercise.
‘Golf Academy, Spa, Tennis Courts'
Part of the Pine Cliffs, a Luxury Collection Resort, Algarve, the coastside Pine Cliffs Hotel has 217 guest rooms and suites which have a terrace or balcony overlooking the resort grounds or the Atlantic. The resort has 12 restaurants and bars, 7 swimming pools, Golf Course and Academy, Tennis Academy, Serenity Spa, Fitness Centre and a Beach Club. The resort’s Kid’s Club has a mini-golf course, pirate ship and is open seasonally.
‘Mountain and Bay Views – Spa and Fitness’
Jumeirah Port Sóller is offered by the same hotel group who bring us the Burj al Arab in Dubai. Situated in the Sóller Valley amongst the Unesco World Heritage Tramuntana Mountain range. There is a choice of rooms and suites available, most with terrace or balcony. There are five restaurants and bars and dining choices include regional and international cooking. The resort has 3 heated swimming pools (adults only, family friendly and a spa hydro-pool), a spa and a fitness centre.
'All Suites, Villas and Residences – Stunning Spinalonga Views'
A member of the luxury Domes Resorts portfolio, Domes of Elounda, Autograph Collection is on the north coast of Crete overlooking the historic island of Spinalonga. After a renovation, the look and feel of the main building and new suites are now aligned with the design of Domes Luxury Residences. You'll find well-equipped suites, residences and villas, each with either a private pool or Jacuzzi, while guests staying in the Private and Luxury Residences or Luxury Villas will receive Domes Resorts' signature Haute Living inclusions as standard. The Domes Spa with stunning views of the Mediterranean, features a black mosaic freshwater pool, sauna and hammam alongside Elemis products and treatments.
‘All-Villas-with-Pools; Expansive Ultra-Luxury Residences’
Porto Zante Villas & Spa, One of the World's Best Family Hotels by Condè Nast Traveller is an all-villa, luxury boutique resort on the island of Zakynthos. The resort offers the ultimate private setting, making it a hotspot for celebrities and dignitaries. The villas here are spacious, with at least one private pool, and expansive gardens. You may choose Mediterranean or Asian restaurants or in-villa dining. The resort hosts a plethora of leisure opportunities for both families and couples, including water sports, private cruises, a state-of-the-art gym by Technogym activities and a heavenly Waterfront Spa.
‘Four Private Beaches and Uninterrupted Sea Views’
Overlooking the Mediterranean Coast from its own private bay, the Hillside Beach Club is surrounded by pine trees and offers 4 sections of exclusive beach for uninterrupted relaxation. Rooms at the Hillside Beach Club are modern and chic, open and airy, with contemporary furnishings and excellent views of the sea. Guests can wind down or get active with a raft of leisure activities such as spa days, water sports, dance classes and movie nights. The hotel is particularly suitable for children, as it offers three levels of kid’s club for different ages, childrens dining and lots of exciting activities. Enjoy cuisine from across the room, romantic dining, or cocktails on the beach with the hotel’s plentiful dining options.
‘Apartments & Villas at Aphrodite Hills’
Overlooking the Mediterranean Sea between Paphos and Limassol, Aphrodite Hills is a vast luxury resort with impressive leisure facilities and sports. It is centred around a village square where you’ll find restaurants and bars. Choose from one-bedroom apartments up to five-bedroom villas with private pools. Families will find a kids’ club plus creche providing an activity-filled environment for your children. Specialist sports include a tennis academy, the PGA National Cyprus 18-hole golf course, soccer academy, horse riding, and an award-winning spa.
‘Beach Location – Activities for Everyone’
Ikos Olivia is situated on the south coast of Halkidiki, set in 22 acres of landscaped gardens and adjacent to a private sandy beach. All rooms and suites have access to outdoor seating areas overlooking the lush surrounding gardens or the shimmering sea. Guests of the Deluxe Collection can enjoy a host of upgraded benefits, including personal concierge services, welcome treats for children and express check in and check out. The hotel's private beach has sun beds, umbrellas and all-day waiter services to ensure complete relaxation, but for anyone else looking for a little more excitement from their holiday, it also offers activities including windsurfing, volleyball, tennis, badminton and yoga. Take a Tesla from the resort's dedicated fleet and embark on the Local Drive Adventure that sees you explore the vicinity that surrounds the hotel. In the resort there are four pools. including a paddling pool for children, a fitness centre and well equipped spa. Guests can punctuate each day with delicious dishes from one of the 6 in resort restaurants that serve local and international cuisines, before rounding off the day with evening entertainment and live music at one of the 6 poolside or beach front bars. As part of Ikos' Infinite Lifestyle concept, guests also have the opportunity to sample local gastronomies with the Dine Out option included in their stay.
‘A Greek Getaway Showcasing the Legendary Ikos All-Inclusive’
Ikos Oceania offers a comprehensive all-inclusive holiday experience in the beautiful town of Halkidiki. Perched on an amphitheatric hill, the resort features a tranquil spa, tennis courts and numerous refreshing swimming pools, as well as a 350 metre stretch of golden sanded beach. Guests can enjoy a variety of exquisite cuisines including Greek buffets, Asian dishes and authentic Italian offerings. With the impressive Dine Out option, guests can also choose to dine in the coastal town of Nea Moudania instead, only a ten-minute walk away from the hotel. The resort's contemporary residences offer breathtaking views of the Aegean Sea and Mount Olympus, providing sumptuous places to unwind after a day of the resort's Infinite Lifestyle activities.
‘Lush Forte Village Setting; Family Comfort’
Hotel Bouganville is part of the Forte Village situated in the countryside in the south of Sardinia. It is particularly suitable for families this hotel has comfortable bungalows set amidst gardens and palm trees, many of which have been recently renovated. There are up to 21 restaurants to choose from including buffet, Italian, Sardinian, Mediterranean, Brazillian and gourmet with Michelin* chefs. A highlight of the resort is its massive sports programme complete with academies for soccer, rugby, tennis, cycling, boxing, cricket, basketball and netball all with star coaches. There is also swimming pools, go-karting, bowling and trampolining, water sports, dancing, and cycling.
‘Child Friendly, Beachfront Paradise'
Camouflaged within a mass of shining blue swimming pools the Iberostar Anthelia, is located on the beautiful beachfront of the Costs Adeje. The accommodation here is superbly designed, making the most out of the stunning ocean or garden views. Each room is light and airy, spacious and open plan. The dining, meanwhile, ranges from the delicious Italian delicacies of Portofino, to Haute cuisine and the cocktails and beers in-between that can be found at one of three bars. Iberostar Anthelia boasts additional facilities for all of the family, including a dedicated children’s fun area and both water and land sports.
‘Tennis Courts, Pink Granite Mountains, Private Beach’
Designed to resemble a typical Sardinian village, Grand Hotel Poltu Quatu is nestled in a natural fjord around a mile away from Porto Cervo, on Sardinia’s Emerald Coast. Sat at the foot of a pink granite mountain and fronted by a harbour, the hotel is surrounded by bougainvillea, wisteria, magnolia and olive trees. The hotel has a private beach and swimming pool, a beauty centre, football pitch and tennis courts. There are separate apartments or luxury guest rooms and suites, each with a private balcony. Dining options include fresh fish and grilled meat dishes and there is a bar located next to the swimming pool.
‘Personalised Stay in Tenerife’
Hotel Baobab Suites comprises a collection of luxury accommodations overlooking Costa Adeje, the newest resort area in Tenerife. Sleek, bright and modern suites fill the interiors with natural light through large floor to ceiling windows, are designed in an open-plan style with fully-equipped kitchens and each opens out to a private terrace. Playa del Duque beach can be reached within a ten minute walk and the hotel runs a sports club with a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. An outdoor pool offers moments of relaxation throughout the day and an indoor wellbeing centre allows you to look after your skin following a session in the sun, whilst children will find endless fun at the dedicated kids club. Breakfast can be enjoyed from the comfort of your suite’s terrace by choosing the option to receive a breakfast box to the suite. Three separate dining venues offer innovative cuisine in a sophisticated setting.
‘Iconic Hard Rock Brand, Equally Iconic Location’
Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza is situated on the quieter end of the Playa d’en Bossa, a popular Ibiza resort which is home to the longest beach on the island and a short distance from Ibiza Old Town. There is a white sand beach and lounge as well as freshwater pools and the signature Rock Spa. There are regular live performances on the main stage. You’ll find Mediterranean and traditional Spanish cuisine around the resort, as well as a rooftop sky lounge with panoramic views of the town. Guest rooms are contemporary and feature Hard Rock's unique amenities including Sound of Your Stay, where you can request a guitar for the duration of your stay.
‘Superb Beach Location; Families or Romance’
On a Blue Flag beach, The Olympic Lagoon Resort is a five-star all-inclusive, with a host of activities, entertainment and facilities – virtually all of which are included in your holiday cost. The resort has five themed lagoon pools and several water features including a man-made Mayan temple with integrated waterslides. There are dedicated adult and family areas with an exclusive accommodation area, adult-only pool and restaurants with age-limits. Dining is exciting and varied with ten restaurants and bars plus coffee shops. A highlight is the bespoke entertainment hall with spectacular shows and music. Families will find complimentary clubs, activities, entertainment and a warm welcome.
‘Villas and Townhouses with Pools’
Martinhal Quinta is located in the south of Portugal in the Algarve. Villas and townhouses of 3, 4 and 5 bedrooms have private gardens and pools and living space to accommodate all families. There’s a real emphasis on children here at Martinhal Quinta, with a dedicated children’s club, pool and playground. Poolside you will find a bar and gelataria and the main resort restaurant serves pasta and pizza. Nearby are award wining golf courses, water sports and activities.
‘Surrounded by Valley, Spa, Lots of Activities’
Located in the valley of Cap Vermell on the north-east coast of Mallorca, the Park Hyatt Mallorca is the newest addition to the brand. Boutique guest rooms range from 50sqm to a 150sqm and each feature a private balcony. Leisure facilities at the hotel range from the water-based adrenaline rush of kayaking, surfing and diving, to the more leisurely spa experience and poolside lounging along with access to the nearby country club and golf courses close by. Restaurants are varied and include social spots, tapas and Asian fusion with a revolving menu.
‘Elia Beach, State-of-the-Art Spa’
Overlooking the Aegean Sea, Royal Myconian Resort is above a reserved section of Elia Beach in the renowned southern part of Mykonos. It offers 148 rooms, suites and villas, many with a terrace-side private Jacuzzi or pool. Facilities include the Thalasso Spa, gym and indoor and outdoor pools as well as a nightclub. The hotel offers two fine dining restaurants and three bars with stunning views, seasonal flavours and authentic Mykonian specialities.
‘Spacious Suites and Excellent Family Facilities’
Pine Cliffs Residences is located in Vilamoura, Algarve, in the south of Portugal, atop a cliff overlooking the glistening waters of the Atlantic Ocean. The Pine Cliffs Residences is set within the renowned Pine Cliffs Resort and, only a short stroll away from its manicured gardens, lies the golden sands of Falesia Beach. The residences enjoy the privacy and luxury of 154 two and three-bedroom residence suites, each with ample living space and bright, modern interior designs that also house many comfort amenities. The residences also benefit from the facilities of the greater resort, including access to the six swimming pools, the indulgent spa, tennis courts, children’s fun clubs and a host of water activities, like water-skiing, kayaking and waterboarding.
‘Beach Life, Mediterranean Elegance’
The Sani Dunes Hotel, Halkidiki is part of Sani Resorts, a chic and sophisticated destination for all the family. Situated overlooking the Aegean Sea and within walking distance of a sandy beach, Sani Dunes has one of the largest heated swimming pools in Greece, 3500sqm. The rooms and suites are decorated in a contemporary style and have panoramic windows overlooking either gardens, the sea or the pool. There are three restaurants and a spa. Activities include Tennis, bird watching, paddle boarding and archery.
‘All-Inclusive Beachfront Luxury’
This beachfront holiday hotel is an all-inclusive paradise for guests looking for a-list-level service. The hotel’s typical Mediterranean-style buildings house a huge lagoon swimming pool are moments away from one of Ibiza’s best known beaches. Rooms are modern and equipped with sofas, Wi-Fi and a balcony or terrace. Two bars and five restaurants offer a versatile choice of cuisine including Mexican, Mediterranean and healthy alternatives.
'Legendary Hard Rock Attitude, All-Inclusive, Fun in the Sun'
Located in Playa Paraiso, the Hard Rock Hotel is an indulgent rockstar getaway that is spread across the Oasis and the Nirvana Towers. Rock Royalty rooms and suites all feature modern amenities, and most have a balcony with views of the sea. There are four pools, a fitness centre, spa and Roxity Kids’ and Teens’ clubs. Dining and nightlife are plentiful there are ten restaurants and bars including the 16th a rooftop sky lounge overlooking the Atlantic Ocean.
‘Stunning Ocean Suites in Prestigious Algarve Location’
A part of the Pine Cliffs a Luxury Collection Resort and Spa, the Pine Cliff Ocean Suites all have outdoor balcony or terrace and enjoy views across the resort or pool. Guests can enjoy the resort’s wider amenities which includes 7 pools, spa, fitness centre, tennis, football and water sports at the beach. The 9 hole Pine Cliffs Gold Club is situated on site. Restaurants offer food from around the world and the Portuguese region including seafood specialities.
‘Incredible Hotel Village, Stunning Mediterranean Landscape’
Set within its own gardens within the Chia Laguna Resort, the Hotel Village provides a comfortable and relaxing holiday perfect for families. 240 refurbished cottages provide spacious rooms with spectacular views of the surrounding landscape. The Village has a central swimming pool but remains close to the resort facilities. Here there are 5 pools, a fitness centre and, at its heart, the Piazza degli Ulivi which has shopping, bars and entertainment. Use the Chia Express tourist train to reach the white sand beach 700 metres from the hotel. Those wishing to fill their days with activities can find water sports here. Try windsurfing, sailing, and water skiing. A range of land sports are also on offer including tennis and football. Evenings can be well spent at one of the 11 restaurants and 8 bars located across the resort, where delicious cuisines are served from around the world.
'South Coast Beach Location - Rooms and Suites Tucked in Gardens'
Overlooking Chia Beach, Baia di Chia Resort Sardinia is part of the Chia Laguna on the south coast of Sardinia. There are just 77 beautifully decorated rooms and suites that overlook the shimmering bay or verdant mountainside. Pristine white sand stretches along the nearby coast, or the hotel has a large semi-Olympic pool and a poolside bar surrounded by gardens. Elegant but casual places to spend your days are easily found here. The wider Chia Laguna resort is home to a variety of restaurants and bars, and you can also find additional pools, a spa, and a fitness centre here. Fill your days with land sports including tennis, football, cycling, and hiking, or try water sports at the beach. Baia di Chia Resort is also a great option for families, for children there is a dedicated pool, kids’ club and restaurant. At the heart of the vast resort is Piazza degli Ulivi, where there are bars, restaurants and entertainment.
‘Arctic Circle, Forest Views’
Arctic Treehouse is in Rovaniemi, Lapland and is on the site of SantaPark in the Arctic Circle. The accommodation offers views across the surrounding forest and the Northern Lights at certain times of the year. Rooms are decorated in a modern Scandinavian style using white, grey and faux fur fixtures with panoramic views across the forest. There are an on-site restaurant and bar serving contemporary dishes with a twist and a variety of wines, spirits and cocktails as well as a daily buffet breakfast.
‘Sports, Activities, Families or Couples – All-Inclusive Beachfront Resort’
This modern, lively all-inclusive resort has enough on offer to please the whole family, from babies to teens to adults. Right on the beachfront, it has two large pools, a spa and numerous sports facilities. There are kids’ clubs, adult entertainment and night-time shows. Rooms and suites are spacious, bright and have Jacuzzi options – the two-bed suite will accommodate up to six people. You will have a choice of buffet or a la carte dining plus bars that include a 24-hour sports bar.
‘Park Kidz Club, Beautiful Beachside Location’
Parklane, A Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Limassol is in the southeast of Cyprus, close to Limassol town. The hotel features guest rooms and suites up to 6-person occupancy - some with private pools. You’ll find landscaped gardens, tennis courts, three swimming pools, one of which is seawater, alongside lounging cabanas and waterbeds. For relaxation, head to the gym, the spa, or the 300 metre long beach. This coastal getaway also has a Park Kidz Club which features a castle, a pirate ship and water slides for little ones to enjoy. Discover the epitome of luxury and exclusivity with the new Parklane Bespoke Collection. This unique experience is designed to cater to everyone, featuring the very best service, comfort and style - more details can be found in the dedicated Bespoke Collection tab. The Retail Village at Nammos Limassol also offers a one-of-a-kind shopping experience for guests. It showcases an exquisite selection of luxury brand names, alongside exceptional service and valet parking, to provide an extraordinary “haute couture” shopping experience.
‘All-Inclusive Redefined in a Beautiful Beachfront Location’
Find the breathtaking Ikos Dassia situated on Corfu’s Ionian Coast, framed by woodland and featuring the brand's award-winning Infinite Lifestyle concept. All rooms and suites have spacious balconies or private gardens, and some even benefit from refreshing private pools. The exclusive Ikos Deluxe Collection comes with many additional benefits, including a Deluxe Collection only pool, an enhanced personal concierge service, and a selection of exciting welcome treats for children. All guests of Ikos Dassia can get behind the wheel of a Tesla to embark on the Local Drive Adventure that explores the surrounding landscape, but Deluxe Collection guests can enjoy a Tesla Model Y. Dining at the resort comprises of six a la carte restaurants, two main restaurants on a buffet basis and ten bars, plus waiter service around the pool and on the beach. Resort facilities include two main beach front pools, two adults-only pools, a soothing spa, tennis courts, a well equipped fitness studio and a cardio training room. Anyone wanting to try their hand at water sports can enjoy pedalos, paddling and windsurfing included in their stay, as well as scuba diving, parasailing and windsurfing for an extra cost.
‘Fresh, Cycladic Art – Stunning Views & Friendly Service’
Situated in Agios Stefanos village, 3.5km from Mykonos Town, Mykonos Princess – with its traditional chalk-white architecture, offers contemporary features at every turn. With just 35 charming guestrooms and suites this intimate property assures you of personal attention, a warm welcome and privacy. There is a large pool with bar service and ample seating, a fully equipped fitness centre, parking and a Greek-style restaurant with glorious views.
‘Breath-taking Natural Beauty, Stunning Architecture’
Positioned amidst rolling hills overlooking the Aegean Sea, the Six Senses Kaplankaya has 141 guest rooms and suites, each offering views of the ocean and spacious interiors. Enjoy three dining venues and an activity list that includes basketball, cinema beneath the stars and a comprehensive spa experience.
'Privacy, Comfort and Endless Ocean Vistas.'
While possessing all the draws of most luxury resorts, those at Nana Princess go a step further, ensuring warm Cretan hospitality, luxury five-star amenities and private pools in almost every accommodation. There are a wide range of suites and villas here at Nana Princess, and they're all excellent. Some feature saunas or steam rooms while most feature a pool. Three concept restaurants are available at the hotel where high design meets experimental Mediterranean cuisine to give guests a plethora of exciting options. Nana Princess is just 10km away from Crete's first eighteen-hole golf course and bike tours and scuba diving are also on offer. The on-site Royal Wellness Club also provide an array of interesting, cutting-edge spa treatments in order to make your stay as relaxing as possible.
‘All Suite Resort with a Focus on Sustainability’
On the west coast of Ibiza, this 56,000sqm seafront, all suite resort of 7Pines Resort Ibiza is surrounded by pine forests and waters. The hotel has one and two-bedroom residences with garden or sea outlooks plus direct pool options. You’ll find two restaurants, four bars, plus Pure Seven, the wellness and medical spa. Activities include walking tours, cooking classes, and water sports, such as diving, kayaking and paddle surfing. The hotel is also home to Pershing, a 74ft yacht used for leisure charters and transfers.
'Architectural gem in Majorca'
Step into the warm, inviting, set spacious rooms of the Zafiro Palace Palmanova. From your private balcony or terrace, look out onto the gardens and seven pools that make up this resort. For families, the resort features children's pools, a children's club, as well as a giant pirate ship that will surely keep them entertained. For couples, enjoy privacy and seclusion by taking advantage of the large terraces and Jacuzzi's that are included in all suites. Four a la carte restaurants, as well as a buffet restaurant, serve a range of delicious foods that cater for every taste.
Royal Hideaway Corales Suites is in a beachfront resort on the Costa Adeje just a short walk from La Enramada. The complex is designed to look like a ship and the interior is inspired by sea corals around the island. It features 114 apartments, some of which have private swimming pools and large terraces with views over the sea or mountains. There are a variety of restaurants to choose from within the resort such as Mediterranean, seafood or Italian cuisine. There are three heated outdoor swimming pools, two of which are adults only, there is the Happy Minds program for children and a Teen Club. There is also a spa, a gym, a variety of water sports, gastronomical and cultural workshops and nighttime musical performances.
‘All-Inclusive, All-Encompassing Greek Luxury’
Ikos Aria is positioned on 47 acres of the Kos coastline, with 374 rooms and suites, each with a private, furnished balcony and views of the sea or gardens. Some accommodation options feature their own pools and there are also rooms offering premium Ikos Deluxe features, including services like exclusive check-in, upgraded beach services, exciting welcome treats for children and upgraded vehicles for the Local Drive Adventure. The hotel features eight restaurants, serving a range of food from the Mediterranean and the Orient, with some Michelin-starred menus and a fun Dine Out programme. Relax at the holistic spa, at one of the resort’s pools or get active with the resort’s wealthy list of leisure facilities, including football, canoeing and windsurfing. Families are well looked after, with numerous children’s facilities and kids’ clubs for different ages.
‘All-Inclusive, Private Beaches’
Lujo Bodrum is an All-Inclusive five-star resort featuring three private beaches and has four themed outdoor swimming pools and a spa. There is a water park on-site, a variety of water sports on the private beaches, indoor and outdoor swimming pools including a children’s pool, gym, and a variety of workout classes such as Pilates and aqua gym. There are a wide choice of restaurants to choose from each evening including Italian, seafood, Asian and a steakhouse. There are also a variety of bars across the resort, a chocolate and coffee shop, and an ice cream parlour.
‘Central Fira, Town Centre’
Katikies Garden Santorini is located in the centre of the old venetian neighbourhood of Fira town. All 40 suites feature a terrace with views including those of gardens, volcano panorama and quaint alleys and fountains. The hotel itself is built on the grounds of a former monastery and the design of the hotel pays homage to this. There is a restaurant at the hotel which serves Mediterranean cuisine for lunch and dinner and there is a wine bar located within the church wine cellar and features local and international wines.
‘Luxury Apartments, Fully-Fitted Kitchens’
Pine Cliffs Gardens are the newest addition to the Pine Cliffs Resort and are luxury apartments which are ideal for families and are located at the entrance to the resort. The apartments are surrounded by gardens and pine trees and guests have access to all the resort’s facilities and restaurants. There are 87 luxury one, two- and three-bedroom apartments, all with fully fitted kitchens.
‘Family-Friendly Cretan Resort Complete with Spa and Kids’ Club’
Domes Zeen, a Luxury Collection Resort, Chania is a luxury, five-star boutique hotel and is located in the city of Chania and is Domes Resorts very first bespoke family-friendly hotel in Chania. With Balinese influences throughout, muted palettes of earthy, sandy hues are set against striking blue waters and scattered zests of fresh, verdant vegetation; a sharp contrast that really brings the abundant nature of the resort to life. While minimalist interiors ensure sustainability across the resort’s 102 handcrafted rooms, all with private terrace. There is also a swimming pool, a pebbly beach in front of the resort, a Kids' Club and Kids' pool, a Jungle Spa and a resort boutique.
‘Mesmerising Sea View, Abundant Family Activities’
MarBella Elix is located on the north west coast of mainland Greece, just 14 miles from Parga above Karavostasi Beach. The hotel is the latest member of the MarBella collection and opened in May 2020 to offer guests the chance to reconnect with nature and loved ones. With swim up rooms, rooms with private pools, and the vast hotel swimming pool overlooking the mesmerising sea, visitors are guaranteed to find a refreshing break from the warming Grecian sun. There is a spa, gym, tennis and basketball courts, a shopping area, and even a church. Take a relaxing yoga class on the outdoor Yoga deck before punctuating days with delicious cuisines and cocktails from one of four restaurants or three bars at the hotel and the beach below.
'A hotel that sits as the benchmark for all new developments."
Newly-built in 2020, Zafiro Palace Andratx stands out as one of the most modern and exclusive resorts on one of the most beautiful of the Balearics. This five-star hotel celebrates splendour at every corner with the prestigious 18-hole Championship Andratx Golf Course situated right next door, four a la carte restaurants on site and even a premium all-inclusive option so that you can get the most out of your luxury experience. Rooms offer contrasting view of either the Balearic sea or the Sierra de Tramuntana mountains so that you can gaze wistfully at the great natural beauty between spa sessions, water sports or a few rounds of golf.
‘Family Resort, Surrounded by Forest and Sea’
Domes of Corfu is a beachfront family resort on the cosmopolitan island of Corfu. The surrounded by lush forests and the turquoise Ionian Sea. The hotel is based on what is considered the best beach on the island – an extended golden sand beach excellent for couples and families alike. For an even more premium beach experience you can upgrade to the VIP zone where you can enjoy special luxury gazebos. Accommodation options include Haute Living Selection – a collection of upscale accommodations with elevated offerings including access to a 24/7 lounge. The resort also features three restaurants including an Italian, Mediterranean and international buffet restaurant as well as three bars offering signature cocktails and delicious snacks. This hotel has many family-friendly features such as a kids club and child-friendly pools. Teens can enjoy the Teenager Arcade Room.
‘All-Inclusive, Historic Manor in the Mallorcan countryside’
The Zoëtry Mallorca hotel is reminiscent of a traditional Mallorcan manor house, but with the modern comfort of a contemporary hotel. Built within the manor of Sa Torre from the 14th century, it has been lovingly. It features a world-class spa, and has numerous activities on offer, including golf and cycling, alongside a large pool. Rooms and suites have been renovated to modern standards, yet remain lovingly infused with historical elegance, perfect for families and couples.
‘Dreams comes to Europe, perfect for Couples and Families’
Dreams Lanzarote Playa Dorada Resort & Spa is the very first Dreams Resort in Europe and is a relaxing haven for couples and families located in Lanzarote, Canary Islands. Featuring a beachfront location, refreshing and relaxing pools, mouth-watering cuisine, a wellness spa and a fully equipped gym. You can choose a variety of accommodation including the Preferred Club, which offers additional benefits such as exclusive pool access, concierge service and private check-in and out.
'Relaxation and Italian style'
Set in a unique enclave with direct access to the beach, this Italian resort is ideal for families and couples alike. With a range of facilities and set just a stone's throw away from bars, pizzerias and a host of impressive restaurants, there's something for everyone on this stunning Italian island. Cefalú, a mediaeval village full of history and culture, is just fifteen minutes from the hotel and boasts a wide range of activities to enjoy. If history isn't your thing, then there's a beautiful beach where you can relax and unwind while taking it all in. You don't even need to leave the hotel for a therapeutic getaway with three pools and the Zentropia Palladium Spa and Wellness which is a modern spa featuring steam rooms, massage cabins and treatment booths.
‘Music, Wellness, Sustainability’
Six Senses Ibiza opened its doors in Summer 2021 and is located in Cala Xarraca on the northern tip of the island. The hotel sits just 35 minutes from the airport and the bay itself is one of Ibiza’s hidden gems. 137 beautifully appointed pool suites and beachfront caves spread across the 8-hectare site to provide stunning residences on the famous White Isle. The hotel celebrates all that the bohemian island has to offer, including its eclectic culture, mesmerising art, unique fashion, expert wellness and, of course, its world-famous music scene. Guests can begin their day with yoga on their private deck before learning about farm fresh cooking with the hotel chefs, exploring surrounding villages or discovering pine forest trails on a mountain bike. Come evening, you may wish to visit The Beach Caves to round your day off with incredible live music. Six Senses Ibiza features the iconic Six Senses Spa that offers daily wellness programs as well as detox sessions, yoga, anti-ageing therapies, energy treatments, medicines, and crystal healing. All cuisines on offer, some under the guidance of world-renowned chefs, are made from fresh, organic and natural ingredients to ensure sustainable yet delicious dishes to punctuate each day.
'A magical Christmas for all the family'
Perfect for a festive family adventure, experience something truly different. Enjoy an authentic wonderland stay in these comforting chalets which are decorated to celebrate the true Finnish Christmas spirit. The chalets are just a 5-minute drive to Rovaniemi, where you can find a selection of winter activities, from husky sledding to tobogganing. Take the children on a magical reindeer sleigh ride to visit the man himself, Father Christmas. If you wish, experience a day to day itinerary that will be filled with exciting excursions for all the family; slide through the snow into the wilderness on a snowmobile adventure or take a hike into the country, with the possibility of seeing the glowing Northern Lights overhead.
'Timeless Elegance Inspired by Ancient Greece'
The LUX ME Kos Imperial promises to be a memorable and highly luxurious escape for any kind of traveller, whether it's a quiet getaway with your partner or a special celebration with family and friends. Residences accommodate couples right up to larger groups of 10, with abundant space and some even offer private swimming pools. Six swimming pools provide refuge from the balmy temperatures in Kos, some seawater and some freshwater located both indoors and outdoors. Little ones will enjoy splashing in the dedicated pool or taking in the activities provided by the hotel to keep them well entertained and educated. Countless fitness classes and water sports can be enjoyed here, but the jewels of this resort are appreciated more purely at a slower pace; the Elixir Spa especially providing a restorative healing to all those fortunate enough to experience. There is also a plentiful selection of culinary delights to truly entice the senses and round off each day of your time here to perfection.
‘Luxury Boutique Hotel with Modern Design and Scenic Sea Views.’
Kouros Boutique Hotel is a 5-star hotel with spectacular views of the Aegean Sea, conveniently located on the outskirts of Mykonos town. Each room features stylish interior design and a private terrace, with some suites including a hot tub or private pool. Enjoy traditional Greek cuisine with a sunset sea view each evening at the hotel restaurant or sip a cocktail by the poolside bar. The hotel also offers a spa, fitness centre and countless services to enjoy an easy stay, from airport pick up to babysitting services.