July has landed and school’s almost out for summer! With thermometers rising in line with the anticipation of freedom from homework and exams, the countdown is on for a sizzling summer of family fun.
Whether your younger kids are finishing school or your older kids are heading home – along with the obligatory carload of washing from uni, the burning question is…where will you go on holiday this year?
Don’t fret if you haven’t had the chance to book or even look just yet, July is Families Month and we’ve been working our magic behind the scenes to track down the best of the deals to give you some holiday inspiration.
Balearics for the young ones
If your children are pre-school age, we would recommend the Balearic Islands. With a flight time from most UK airports around 2-3 hours’ long you, could be having family fun in the sun in no time.
The lure of family-friendly beaches and reasonable prices makes the Saturno hotel in Alcudia, Majorca a great choice. This popular hotel serves up All Inclusive as standard, and offers unlimited waterpark access and no fewer than eight pools. And wait for it – it’s home to a sensational six-lane racer slide and a swirling corkscrew flume!
Alcudia, Majorca, Balearic Islands, Spain
Tenerife for the teens
If your house is raging with teenage rebellion but the kids aren’t ready for a solo night out, the Canary Islands are definitely worth a shout. The Fanabe Costa Sur Hotel in Costa Adeje, Tenerife, offers some great prices throughout the year. This hotel is Situated only 15 minutes from shops, bars and restaurants and just a 10-minute walk to the nearest sandy beach, there’s something for everyone within easy reach. If the teens want to let off some steam, we would recommend a trip to the award winning Siam Park waterpark.
Caribbean and Mexico for the millennials
If your kids are young adults, then Instagrammable destinations are important! Social shareability is a millennials’ number-one motivator for choosing a destination. If your budget allows, look for a resort which offers something more upmarket – long haul holidays offer excellent value for money on an All Inclusive basis.
Try a taste of tropical paradise Caribbean style at Riu Naiboa Hotel Bavaro in the Dominican Republic. A fantastic getaway offering excellent value for money. The hotel offers a 24-hour All Inclusive, perfect if you fancy a later night. With a sandy stretch of beach just 5 minutes from the hotel, nothing is too much effort at this this gem of a hotel.
Or if you fancy, try a little further afield at the Gran Bahia Principe Coba Riviera Maya. Rated a whopping 5 stars, there’s a private beach and golf course on site. A food-lovers’ paradise, be sure to check out the Mediterranean à la carte and sushi place – ideal for social media photo opportunities!
Gran Bahia Principe Coba
Riviera Maya, Mexico
Wherever you choose to go this summer, have a fam-tastic time!