A guide to the best baby and toddler friendly hotels in Europe including hotels in Majorca, Menorca, Ibiza, Greece, Cyprus, Turkey, Portugal and Spain. Got any recommendations about amazing places to stay in Europe with babies and toddlers? Let me know in the comments below.
#1. Holiday Village – Majorca
The 5* Holiday Village in Majorca has loads of fantastic facilities for babies and toddlers. There are 6 pools in total, including 2 toddler splash pools with fountains, an indoor swimming pool, a playground and even a Balanceability bike course which teaches toddlers to cycle.
Ice cream fans will love the self-service Mr Whippy machines and fridges packed with Cornettos and Mini Milks around the pool area!
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#2. TUI Family Life Mar De Menorca – Menorca
This 3* toddler friendly hotel located in a quiet area 10 minutes by bus to Menorca’s capital city, Mahon. The 1 and 2 bedroom apartments have been recently refurbished and have air con and a small kitchenette with microwave.
There is a large swimming pool including a baby pool, and a small beach is just 10 minute walk away. Kids Club available for children aged 3+ and a Baby Club for 0 – 3 year olds. There are also parent and toddler’s storytelling and singing sessions, and a Baby Lounge with baby change facilities.
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#3. Family Life Club Aura – Ibiza
The Family Life Club Aura is a popular choice for families looking for a baby or toddler friendly hotel in Spain. The hotel is located in a quiet resort across the road from a supermarket and gift shop, and aprox 2 minutes’ walk from Port Des Torrent Beach. You can even get the water taxi from the beach to San Antonio town, where there are loads of bars and restaurants.
The hotel has a large pool, as well as free access to the waterpark next door. This includes a pirate themed children’s area with jets and sprinklers. There is also a soft play area and playground.
Babies are very well catered for at the Family Life Aura hotel. There is an air conditioned Baby Lounge where you can prepare baby food and change your baby rather than going back up to your room. The hotel also has a Baby Creche for babies aged 0-3. Children aged 3+ can go to the Bamse Club for children aged 3-5.
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#4. Holiday Village Turkey
The bustling Holiday Village Turkey hotel is in a large beach front complex with 7 swimming pools, including a giant one with 4 waterslides, and 2 kids pools with fountains and mini water slides. There is also an outdoor lagoon and an indoor heated swimming pool.
Swimming lessons, taught by ASA qualified teachers are available for children aged 3+.
Toddlers will love the playground and Little Stars Kids Club for 3-5 year olds. There is also a Twinkle Stars crèche manned by qualified UK based staff.
There is a packed entertainment schedule at the Holiday Villages including shows, discos and Parent and Toddler session 3 times a week (apart from July and August).
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#5. Estival Park – Costa Dorada
This lively hotel for babies and toddlers has 7 swimming pools (including 3 for children), and is a 2 minute walk from La Pineda beach. It is also really near to Port Aventura which is one of Europe’s most popular theme parks.
3 of the pools are for kids including a toddler one. There is also a Kids Club, mini disco and playground.
1 and 2 bedroom family apartments with a kitchen and lounge are available, as well as family rooms with a Kids Den.
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#6. Louis Creta Princess – Crete
Families looking for a great baby and toddler friendly hotel in Greece should definitely look at the Louis Creta Princess in Crete. There are loads of facilities for little ones including waterslides, 2 splash pools (one for toddlers and one for children a little older), and big waterslides for adults and older children.
There are 2 playgrounds including a huge pirate ship adventure playground on the beach.
The hotel is located on the beach (a little pebbly, but still good for paddling) and has beautiful views.
Processco and ice cream is included for guests staying on an All Inclusive basis.
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#7. Alfagar Alto Da Colina Aparthotel, Portugal
The Alfagar Alto Da Colina Aparthotel has amazing facilities for babies and toddlers including a splash park with tipping water buckets and fountains and a Kids swimming pool. There is also a playground with a climbing frame, slides and a shaded area for when toddlers want to let off some steam.
The hotel offers plenty of day time entertainment as well as live music and cabarets in the evening.
The 1 bedroom apartments at the Alfagar are all really spacious and well equipped, with limited kitchen facilities including 4 cooking rings, a fridge, kettle, microwave and a toaster. There is also a buffet restaurant onsite as well as snack bars and pool bars. Guests can upgrade to Half Board basis if they wish.
The hotel is 900m from the beach, and just over 2km from the Albufeira resort. There is a shuttle bus 3 times a day to the Old Town.
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#8. Insotel Cala Mandia – Majorca
The Insotel Cala Mandia Resort is a 4* baby and toddler friendly hotel 4km from Porto Cristo. There are great swimming facilities for little ones including a Splash Park with a pirate ship and castle, beach entry shallow pool with a max depth of 30cm, mini water slides and a large shaded play area specifically for under 4s.
There are Family Suites with a separate adult’s bedroom with sliding doors and a ‘Kids Den’ with 2 single beds.
The hotel is located next to the stunning bay of Cala Mandia so you can grab your buckets and spades and head down there whenever you feel like it.
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#9. Pegasos World Turkey
One of the best things about the Pegasos World his the swimming pools and the water park. The hotel is also located right on the beach too where water sport activities take place.
Some of the slides in the water park do have height restrictions, but there is also a children’s splash area with slides and fountains. There is also a pirate boat with waterslides, and a children’s pool with shallow water and 3 water slides. This pool is next to the children’s snack bar and children’s toilets.
Rooms are modern and pretty spacious with most having 2 separate sleeping areas.
One thing to be aware of is that the Kids Club is only available for children aged 4+.
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#10. Blue Lagoon Village – Kos
This hugely popular village style resort gets a big thumbs up from parents looking for a baby and toddler friendly hotel in Greece. The Blue Lagoon Village resort overlooks the Aegean Sea and a sandy beach, and has a huge outdoor swimming pool and Adventure Lands splash park with waterslides. There are height restrictions on some of the slides, and the yellow one is just for children aged 5+.
There is also a soft play area and playground in case you can tear little ones away from the pool.
You won’t go hungry at the Blue Lagoon Village. There are 7 restaurants and 5 of them are included in the All Inclusive package. These include an Italian restaurant, Chinese, Beach Bar and best of all – a Gelateria which serves ice cream, crepes and waffles!!
There are a range of rooms at the Blue Lagoon Village including large family rooms which sleep 5 and swim up rooms. All of them have air con and satellite TV, and some of them have a Jacuzzi!
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#11. The Eden Resort, Portugal
If you are looking for a toddler friendly villa complex in Portugal, then check out the villas at the Eden Resort. There are stylish villas in a peaceful location surrounded by lavish landscaped gardens.
There are 5 outdoor swimming pools, including 2 children’s pools, and 1 indoor swimming pool. There is also a buffet restaurant and 3 cocktail bars.
There is an indoor soft play area (suitable for children aged 4+), but toddlers will love the outdoor play area with its swings, slides and climbing frame. Please note that the Kids Club is only available for children aged 4+.
The Eden Resort is just 2km from Albuferia Old Town, and there is a shuttle bus which runs 4 times a day.
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#12. Holiday Village – Kos
Right on the beach, the Holiday Village Kos has an American diner, kids Splash Park and is just 1km away from Marmari Village.
There are 3 massive swimming pools, including a massive lake style one and an activity pool. Toddlers will love the Splash Park with its tipping buckets, fountains, slides and sprays. There are help-yourself drinks stations dotted around the gardens which makes it easy to keep little ones cool.
Away from the pool, there is a special playground for under 6’s and a packed entertainment schedule. The Kids Club is for children aged 3+.
The rooms at the Holiday Village are bright and stylish. For extra space you can book a family room and opt for a duplex or partition which separates the double bed from the singles.
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#13. Sirenis Cala Llonga – Ibiza
The Sirenis Cala Llonga Resort is located on a hillside overlooking one of the best beaches in Ibiza.
Cala Llonga Beach has beautiful clean white sand and is very sheltered as it is in an inlet. It doesn’t tend to get too busy, and because the hotel is so close, you can pop down to the beach from the hotel without having to commit to spending the whole day there. There is also a children’s playground on the beach too.
There are 3 swimming pools at the Sirenis Cala Llonga hotel – 2 of which have separate areas for children – and there is a Baby Pool too.
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#14. TUI Family Life Islantilla – Costa De La Luz
If you are looking for a baby and toddler friendly hotel in Spain, which is right on the beach check out the TUI Family Life Islantilla resort. All that separates the hotel from a 20 mile stretch of sandy beach is a promenade which is perfect for pushing a buggy along.
The hotel was refurbished in May 2017 and has 4 restaurants and a lagoon style swimming pool in tropical gardens.
There is also a smaller swimming pool, and a separate kids pool.
There is a range of exercise classes available such as Les Mills, pilates and yoga for parents. The Baby Lounge is open all day and is an air conditioned area where parents can feed and change their baby whilst meeting other parents.
Parent and toddler sessions are available with singing and storytelling, and there is a Baby Creche for babies from 0-3. Baby and toddler equipment can be borrowed at this hotel.
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#15. Alvor Bahia Resort Hotel & Slide & Splash Park, Portugal
The Alvor Bahia Resort Hotel is a top choice for families wanting a hotel in Portugal with a splash park. There are 2 outdoor swimming pools, including a Children’s pool, as well as the Splash park which has a water squirting dragon and elephant slides for toddlers. Away from the pool, there is a children’s playground with a climbing frame, slides and adventure play area, and a daily entertainment programme.
The All Inclusive package is a popular option for families, and includes a buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as snacks at selected times during the day. Accommodation is in suites which include a microwave and fridge.
The hotel is 2km from the beach, and there are regular beach shuttles throughout the day.
3 days entrance to the Slide & Splash is included with stays.
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#16. TUI Family Life Creta Paradise – Crete
The TUI Family Life Creta Paradise has a village style theme, and a beach front location. There are swim up rooms, as well as Family suites with private pools. All rooms are bright and stylish with an LCD TV and air con.
There are 2 outdoor Kids pools and a quiet pool for Adults only.
The TUI Family Life Creta Paradise is particularly good for families with babies. There is an air con Baby Lounge which is open all day providing a peaceful area to meet other parents, and use the facilities especially for babies. There is also a BabyClub creche for babies aged 0-3 which has fully trained staff and lots of toys for babies and toddlers.
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#17. Protur Aparthotel Bonaire – Majorca
This 4*+ Thomson Family Resort is perfect for families looking for a toddler friendly hotel in Majorca. Toddlers will love the river style swimming pool and the splash pool with its own pirate ship and slides. When they’ve finished in the pool, they can play in the soft play room and shaded playground with mini slides.
The Protur Aparthotel Bonaire hotel is a couple of minutes walk from a small shingle beach, and Cala Bona and its bars and restaurants are a 10 minute walk away. It is possible to hire baby equipment such as a cot, stroller, steriliser and bottle warmer.
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#18. TUI Family Life Lagoon Princess – Halkidiki
This 5* hotel is situated on the stunning peninsula of Halkidiki. This resort has remained relatively off the radar for tourists until now, but is well worth a visit if you want amazing beaches and warm sunshine.
There are 4 outdoor swimming pools including a Baby Pool, as well as an indoor pool in case you want to escape the sun for a bit. There is also a shaded pool for little ones with waterslides and fountains to splash around in.
This hotel is great for families with babies. There is a Baby Club crèche, dedicated Parent and Toddler sessions including activities like singing and storytelling and an air conditioned Baby Lounge where you can meet other parents and use the changing and feeding facilities. Baby equipment can be hired too.
The hotel is relatively new so the rooms are fresh and modern. All have WIFI and swim up rooms and Family Suites are available.
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#19. Holiday Village Menorca
Excellent hotel for babies and toddlers who love water! There are 4 swimming pools including a paddling pool and indoor swimming pool and there is also an ASA Swim Academy for children aged 3+ to learn how to swim. Bike hire is also available and there is a Football Academy for older children aged 4+.
Son Xoriguer beach is just a 10 minute walk away, and the hotel is close to Cala’n Bosch with its shops, bars and restaurants. 1 bedroom apartments are available with a kitchenette, air con and private garden / terrace.
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#20. The Aqua Fantasy Aquapark Hotel & Spa – Turkey
The Aqua Fantasy Aqua Park Hotel & Spa has a massive 31 slide waterpark onsite, which is free for guests staying at the hotel.
Most of the rides in the waterpark have height restrictions so can only be used by children over 120cm, but there is a 400m lazy river and a wave pool for smaller children.
The Treasure Island area is perfect for little ones with lots of mini slides, water fountains and sprays. The Elephant Pool is a small paddling pool near the beach – perfect for babies who want to splash around!
You won’t be bored at the Aqua Fantasy Aquapark. As well as the water park, there is a playground with a climbing frame and slides, mini golf and a mini disco.
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#21. Louis Phaethon Hotel – Cyprus
This 3* hotel is located just outside the town of Paphos in Cyprus. There is a rocky beach outside the hotel and the harbour is a 10 minute bus ride away.
Toddlers will love the 2 massive swimming pools and waterparks with 6 slides that children of all ages can use. Babies will love the Baby Pool, and there is also a Splash Park too.
There is a Kiddie World playground for children aged 3 – 8, and another playground with a pirate ship, climbing frame, slides and baby swings in it.
The Kids Club is for children aged 3+ but there is also a Kids Cinema and Family World Centre with facilities for younger children.
Baby equipment can be hired, and there is also a special baby room with changing facilities and toys.
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#22. Alykanas Beach Hotel – Zante
The 4* Alykanas Beach Hotel is close to a sandy beach and just a 5 minute walk to Alykanas with its tavernas and shops.
There is a splash park for children aged 5+ with loads of slides and a Children’s pool for lots of little ones.
Toddlers will also love the soft play, playground and mini disco!
Babies are well catered for at the Alykanas Beach Hotel – there is a Baby Club which organises activities (payable extra) and lends out equipment to parents.
The Alykanas Beach Hotel has spacious family apartments – some of which have 2 bedrooms. All rooms have a balcony or terrace, air con, TV and WI-FI.
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#23. Zafiro – Menorca
Amazing hotel with toddlers with a pirate themed kids pool with a splash park and mini water slides. A sandy beach and pretty marina are both a short walk from the Zafiro Menorca hotel. There are 3 swimming pools at this hotel, a playground with climbing frame and swings, a mini disco, Kids Club, daytime activity programme and bike hire. There is a gym for adults.
Families can stay in 1 bedroom apartments with a kitchenette, CD / DVD player, balcony / terrace and maid service 5 times a week.
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#24. Holiday Village Rhodes
This 5 hotel is amazing for families with babies and toddlers. Life revolves around one of the many pools at the hotel – there are 4 outdoor pools, 1 indoor pool and a Kids Pool with a pirate ship, waterslide and adventure park. Children aged 3+ can also learn to swim with lessons run by ASA qualified instructors.
There is a dedicated playground for children aged under 6, and a busy entertainment programme throughout the day and evening. Kids aged 3+ can go to the Kids Club.
Rooms are located in three separate zones Activity, Relax and Deluxe and come with a queen-size bed and balcony or terrace. Double and family rooms are available in the Activity and Relax areas and come with a mini-fridge and satellite TV. Swim up rooms and Family suites are available too.
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#25. Royal Son Bou Family- Menorca
Regularly voted Trip Adviser’s best family friendly hotel in Spain, the Royal Son Bou Family Club is a great choice if you are looking for a toddler friendly hotel in Menorca. There is a huge children’s swimming pool with a pirate ship and waterslides, and this area is enclosed and surrounded by artificial grass. The hotel is great for beach lovers too with direct access to Son Bou Beach which is the longest on Menorca.
There is a Kid’s Club for babies aged 0 -2 and a Mini Club for children aged 3-4. Typical activities at the clubs include lego, face painting, t shirt painting, finger painting and crafts. There are 2 restaurants to choose from including one with a children’s buffet.
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#26. Hotel Presidente – Ibiza
The Hotel Presidente is a lovely little hotel for babies and toddlers. There is a great kids splash pool, and the hotel is next to the beach where the water is so clear that you can see the fish swimming around! There are also some rock pools where toddlers can hunt for crabs and little fish.
Toddlers will love the selection of ice lollies and slush puppies which guests staying on the All Inclusive package can help themselves to.
There is loads to do in the local area such as hiring a pedalo with a slide or going to the Hippy Market to do a spot of shopping.
Rooms are basic and functional but Family Rooms are available.
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#27. Magic Natura – Benidorm, Costa Brava
Magic Natura is Europe’s first animal and water theme park located just outside Benidorm. All guests get free entry to the Terra Natura Animal Park and the Aqua Natura Waterpark so it is great choice for animal lovers and water babies!!
The animal park has over 1500 animals including tigers, rhinos and elephants and there aren’t any bars or barriers to stop toddlers being able to see everything.
Accommodation is in 1 bedroom / 2 bedroom Polynesian lodges and some of them have a Jacuzzi!
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28. Pirates Village – Majorca
This pirate themed hotel is the perfect choice for swashbucklers looking for a fun filled holiday! Life is centered around the Pirates Tower Pool, which is a large lagoon shaped swimming pool with a separate area for babies.
Toddlers will love the Pirates Bay Splash Park with water slides, waterfalls and caves, and the Pirates Mini Cave Club is a kids club with a difference – there is a bouncy castle, games and a little stage. The hotel is a 15 minute walk from the beach at Santa Ponsa and close to the bars and restaurants.
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#29. Clube Humbria, Olhos D’Agua
The Clube Humbria is a great option for families looking for a baby and toddler friendly apartment to stay in in Portugal. Recently nominated as one of Tripadvisor’s Best Hotels For Families, the apartments are light and airy surrounding a large pool area, and the beach is just a 10 minute walk away. One of the highlights of the Club Humbria is the new splash park with tipping buckets and slides – perfect for toddlers! Away from the pool, there is also a children’s playground.
The apartments are spacious and have a little kitchenette with a proper fridge and sink so you can prepare small meals.
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