Top Destinations For A Family Easter Holiday
The Easter holidays are just around the corner and it’s time for you to decide where you should spend a luxury family getaway. Below you will find the best selection of five resorts, which do their best to cater for all your needs.
Atlantis The Palm, Dubai
Ideal for families looking for modern amenities and wanting to enjoy plenty of bonding activities. The luxury resort of Atlantis The Palm is the perfect base for you to explore the wonders of Dubai with the unlimited access to Aquaventure Waterpark and Lost Chambers aquarium. You will also have the chance to spend your days hanging out by the pool, indulging in pampering treatments at the world-class spa facility and teasing your taste buds at the fantastic dining venues in the area. And as the night settles in, you can revel in the hotel’s Live@The Atlantis programme; you won’t have to worry about your little ones since the hotel offers babysitting services. The best accommodation option for you to stay in is the Imperial Club Room, which also provides access to the VIP Imperial Lounge, Imperial Club Beach and the kids club.
Four Seasons Resort, Mauritius
Mauritius is another perfect spot for a family holiday especially for families that are culture hounds. The island has a lot to offer from charming towns and ancient cites to soft sands and towering mountains. Nestled in the area of Anahita, Four Seasons Resort has enough to entertain without you leaving the resort’s grounds, featuring a golf course, water sports, scrumptious bites and three pristine beaches. Younger guests will also be catered for with age-appropriate activities. For kids aged from four to nine, the resort offers the Hobbit Village Kids’ Club, which features its own amphitheatre and swimming pool. As for the youngsters above the age of 10, there is the Young Adult’s Centre, where they can take part in paddle-boarding and DJ lessons. Whilst your little ones enjoy themselves, you can relish alone time within any of the 12 overwater treatment rooms.
The Ritz-Carlton, Abama
The year-around sunshine weather in Tenerife makes for a truly incredible destination for an Easter family getaway. The Ritz-Carlton offers the best of both worlds with an indulgent spa for the adults and fun-filled Ritz Kids’ Club for the youngsters to make new friends. The club is divided in various zones such as astrology, theatre, wildlife and arts and crafts. There is also an outdoor play area and as the parents enjoy some quality time alone, the children will be taken care of by the highly trained staff in the crèche area. Your kids will have the chance to participate in a wide range of age-appropriate activities, including clay sculpting and private treasure hunts. As for room types, you will be spoiled with choice from interconnecting rooms to Club Level rooms and suites, featuring access to the Club Lounge, which offers food and beverages all day long. Also, there are ten different restaurants each prepared to take you on an extraordinary culinary adventure, boasting authentic Italian dishes, traditional Japanese cuisine and a Michelin starred chef.
Blue Waters, Antigua
The Caribbean is yet another splendid location for a family to spend quality time together during the Easter break with its very warm welcome and so many new things for you to experience. Specifically the island of Antigua with its 365 beaches has to offer a wide range of thrilling activities and experiences to make up for a memorable family holiday. Blue Waters resort has always been a popular destination for families since it features a plethora of family-oriented activities such as island tours, water sports, boat trips and tennis courts. Also, the resort is happy to invite your little ones to have the time of their lives at the children’s club or babysitting services. Whilst they’re being well catered for, you can choose to have a romantic meal or maybe indulge in a Togetherness Massage at The Spa.
As for accommodation which will provide the privacy and extra space you need, the Blue Water’s villas are your best option, including the Pelican House, Turtle Cottage and Rock Cottage.
Spice Island Beach Resort, Grenada
Spice Island Beach Resort offers you an all-inclusive holiday spot where kids can enjoy as many cooling refreshments and snack they like whilst you have the peace of mind that everything has been paid for. Cuddled up in the warmth of Grand Huse Beach, the family-owned Grenadian resort boasts a tropical embrace of rainforests and reefs for the whole family to discover. You can also explore the hidden treasures of the bolder carvings of Duquesue Bay, the National Museum in St. George’s and the private Rome Museum in St. Andrew’s. The kids will have the opportunity to enjoy fun times and activities at the Nutmeg Pod children’s centre. In the meantime, parents can revel in quality time alone at the spectacular Janissa Spa, ranked amongst the finest spa facilities in the Caribbean. This elegant gem promises to restore your balance of body and soul with the help of local herbs, organic Grenadian chocolate and spices. Choose from a variety of salon services, massage therapies, facial and body treatments and packages.