We understand how difficult searching for the perfect family holiday destination can be sometimes, especially one that keeps the kids entertained. Family holidays are always special, you get to spend quality time together and create fun-filled memories. Whether you’re looking for a full range of attractions or waterparks, we’ve picked out the best family holiday spots for you. So, you can leave the iPads at home and make the most of family time!
There’s no doubt that the Canary Islands are on the top of our list for family holidays, especially Tenerife. Tenerife is the perfect family holiday destination, with flights from more than 20 different UK airports, getting to Tenerife is a breeze – which means no jet lag and no complaints from the kids!
As well as guaranteed sunshine, Tenerife has the World’s BEST waterpark! Enjoy a fun-filled family day out at Siam Park, where you’ll have a splashing time. After a long day of fun activities, you can find a full range of international cuisines in Tenerife – perfect for fussy eaters.
Tenerife isn’t the only island in the Canaries where you can have the best family holiday. Lanzarote is another great destination ideal for people of all ages, with beautiful views, delicious food, breathtaking beaches and cultural activities, there’s so much to do.
Whether you’re with a baby or a toddler or teenager, the activities the island has to offer will keep the family entertained. Discover the beaches in Puerto del Carmen and Playa Blanca, both of which are suitable for small kids. For fun watersports activities, take a trip to the beach in Costa Teguise, great for older kids. You can also visit the largest and only animal park in Lanzarote – Rancho Texas.
Another popular destination for families is Majorca, with wonderful family-friendly resorts located on the best beaches, the kids can build their sandcastles while the adults relax – how does that sound? With short flights from the UK, Majorca is the perfect destination for a quick break.
Make the most of family-friendly hotels and resorts, with facilities ideal for the whole family: themed rooms, kids swimming pools and much more. Explore the range of activities from adventure parks to crazy golf and karting. For older kids, Majorca is a holiday haven for sports. Go wild with activities like hiking, cycling and rock-climbing.
With 9 UNESCO World heritage sites, Barcelona is definitely worth a visit with the family. An amazing city that offers everything for adults to children. The city provides endless fun and a never-ending list of things to do. Take a trip to the colourful work of Antoni Gaudi – Park Guell, where your kids will truly feel like they’re in a fairytale.
For a magical evening, the magic fountains show will definitely grab everybody’s attention. The unique show of water, colourful lights and music is a wonderful experience for both kids and adults. Enjoy a fun day out at Port Aventura, an in resort theme park on the Costa Dorada.
Another great destination for family holidays is the Algarve! With short flights and affordable hotels, the Algarve is the ideal destinations during October half term. You can expect around 11 hours of sunshine each day on the golden sandy beaches. Take part in fun activities like snorkelling at the Praia da Marinha and discover the underwater creatures.
The Algarve is also home to some of the most family-focused hotels, with on-site sports and clubs for kids. You can even expect your kids to make friends on holiday with many more other British families staying here. The Algarve also offers some amazing waterparks like the Aqualand and Slide & Splash, making it a fantastic family holiday choice.