10 Best Summer 2021 Family Holidays From Bristol Airport
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Turkey is known for its amazing uncrowded sandy beaches and luxury hotels which are perfect for families. The super impressive Haydarpasha Palace is a fantastic 5* family friendly hotel with its own private beach, 3 children’s swimming pools, toddler splash park, water slides, playground and even a bowling alley!
Thrill seekers will love the Eftalia Aqua Resort which includes unlimited access to the epic Eftalia Island, a beachfront children’s paradise with slides, sports and splash parks.
The island of Corfu is the ultimate Greek holiday destination with soft white sand, clear blue waters and fantastic tavernas for the whole family to enjoy. The Labranda Sandy Beach is a popular family friendly hotel in the resort of St George South which has a gorgeous Blue Flag sandy beach. There are 4 swimming pools, a playground and the beach is a short walk away.
The Domes of Corfu is a brand new luxury hotel which opened in 2021. This super impressive hotel is in an unenviable beachfront location and has a relaxing Spa for Mum and Dad plus a Creche for babies aged 1+. Swim up rooms are available!
Crete is the largest of the Greek islands and has something for everyone! The Grecotel Creta Palace is a 4* beachfront hotel with a fab kids swimming pool with waterslides. The sea is just a few metres away and families can hire pedalos for a fun trip out!
The Kiani Beach Resort is an all inclusive complex overlooking a sandy beach. Kids will love keeping cool in the swimming pool with slides and fountain and playing in the pirate ship playground.
Portugal is known for its golden sands, year-round sunshine – and it’s just a short flight away from the UK! The Epic Sana hotel is a beachfront hotel surrounded by 20 acres of pine trees. Families will love the 5 swimming pools, kids playground and the hotel also has direct access to Falesia Beach. The larger resorts of Albufeira and Vilamoura are just 10km away. Don’t miss a trip to the Zoomarine theme park just outside Albufeira!
Fancy a bit of Winter Sun? Check out Fuerteventura in the Canary Islands and you could be sunbathing and swimming in the sea in January! The Barcelo Castillo Beach Resort is a beachfront Canarian village style resort with a fantastic Pirate and Princess complex with a little splash pool, Kids Pool and a little playground.
Pretty Ibiza has gorgeous white sandy beaches, safe and shallow waters and fantastic family friendly hotels and apartments! The Balansat Resort is just metres from the beach at Puerto De San Miguel and has a little splash park, swimming pool and spacious family friendly apartments.
The Azuline Club Cala Martina Ibiza is a village style complex just outside the resort of Playa Es Cana. The bungalows are dotted amongst scented pine trees and the resort has its own private beach area.
Lanzarote is a popular all year-round destination for families looking for a holiday in the sun. The H10 hotel is very family friendly with a pirate ship in the swimming pool, shallow swimming pool and a playground. The hotel is just a few minutes’ walk to the beach as well as being close to the resort of Costa Teguise.
Majorca is one of the most popular places for families to go on holiday. One of the best family resorts is Alcudia in the north of the island with its 7 mile long sandy beach and pretty old town. The Viva Blue hotel is a few minutes’ walk from the beach and has a swimming pool with a pirate ship and a fab play area. It’s also handy for wandering into the Old Town of Alcudia and exploring all the shops, cafes and restaurants after a busy day at the beach!
Quieter than Majorca, Menorca certainly pulls it punches with stunning beaches, quiet resorts and fantastic hotels. The 5* Melia Cala Galdana hotel is located right on Cala Galdana beach which is one of the most beautiful on the island and has 2 outdoor swimming pools, a playground and a Creche for babies aged 8 months +.
New for 2021 is the family Palladium hotel located in the resort of Arenal D’en Castell and 200m from the beach. There are loads of facilities for families including a Spa for parents and a fantastic All Inclusive option.
Tenerife is a great place for year-round sunshine. It’s also home to Siam Park, which is the best water park in the world according to Trip Advisor. The Hard Rock hotel is a super cool family friendly hotel with incredible swimming pools, kids splash park and luxury Spa.
The Bahia Principe Fantasia Tenerife is an amazing 5* family friendly hotel with a fairytale Cinderella style castle, heated kids swimming pool, kids clubs (for children aged 3+), mini disco and evening entertainment. Don’t miss the excellent value All Inclusive option!
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