TOP 7 best beach resorts for families with children
Traveling with children requires careful preparation. You need to choose a resort with a mild climate, a hotel with a children’s menu, a swimming pool, animators, and a quiet area. The beach nearby also plays an important role when relaxing with a baby. Safe entry to the sea, shallow water, golden sand and entertainment for children are the main criteria. Given these indicators, we have selected the 7 best resorts for a family beach holiday.
Rimini is a popular Italian resort on the Adriatic coast. The beaches of Rimini are sandy, great for families with children. There is shallow water, almost no waves and a gentle entrance to the sea. Most of the beaches are equipped with playgrounds with swings and slides, there are water attractions.
The resort has a dolphinarium, where through the windows you can watch the marine inhabitants of the aquarium. Another place for spending leisure time with a child is the Fiabilandia Park, with many entertainments and children’s cafes.
Near Rimini is the water town “Aquafan”. On its territory there are several pools with artificial waves, water slides, waterfalls and a jacuzzi.
In the Spanish city of Salou, one of the most popular amusement parks is located – Port Aventura. For kids there is a specially equipped area – “Sesame Street” with children’s attractions. In other sectors of the park there are restrictions on entry by height and age.
Great place for families and water park “Aquapolis”. Here, in addition to water activities, staged shows with the participation of sea lions and dolphins are often held. In the children’s park “Bosque Aventura” children are invited to visit the rope town, as well as play various active games.
Most resort beaches are marked with the Blue Flag. There are no dangerous jellyfish in the sea, the bottom is sandy, and lifeguards are constantly on the coast.
Nessebar is a masterpiece of architecture, rightfully included in the UNESCO World Heritage List. The coast of the resort is sandy. The largest beach in Nessebar is the South Beach, which is also marked with the Blue Flag.
Nessebar is great for families with children. This is a quiet resort with cozy courtyards, playgrounds and beautiful plants around. The largest Aqua Paradise water park in Bulgaria works here, where tourists are invited to ride 40 rides, watch interesting show programs from animators and take part in fascinating quests.
For families with children, choose hotels in New Nessebar, near the sandy beaches. In the part of the Old Town, the coast is covered with a shell, about which the child may accidentally get hurt.
Thailand, Koh Samui
Thailand has a mild climate, quiet lagoons, clean air and sandy beaches. There are practically no nightclubs, many hotels have playgrounds, and children’s animators work.
Families with children should visit the Paradise Park Nature Reserve, where kids can watch swans, parrots, monkeys and even iguanas. , Deer, goats, rabbits also live in the park. Animals are accustomed to constant attention, and they themselves come to people to ask for a treat (special food is sold at the entrance).
The Cattolica coast stretches for 2 km. Everywhere there are small pools, a jacuzzi, children’s clubs and places for renting water sports equipment.
For families with children, the best beaches are Bagno Voulpen, Via Santa Chiara, as well as Regina Beach, which is awarded the blue flag. It organizes children’s events, discos, nannies and animators.
In Cattolica, children should visit the Acquario di Cattolica, where you can watch penguins, many beautiful fish and even sharks. And at the Mary Poppins Summer Center for kids, they offer interesting educational activities in a playful way.
For family holidays in Zakynthos, Banana Beach is suitable. It has a well-developed infrastructure, there are sun loungers, changing cabins. From other places of rest, Zakynthos is distinguished by shallow water. Of the children’s activities on the beach, water slides and games with animators are offered. Safety is constantly monitored by rescuers.
India, South Goa
South Goa differs from North Goa in a more relaxed atmosphere. It is not crowded, there are no traffic jams and noisy clubs along the coast. All the beaches of South Goa are sandy, they monitor the cleanliness here better than in the northern regions. Almost the entire coast is suitable for families with children, with the exception of Miramar Beach, where underwater currents often occur.
In South Goa, it will be interesting for children to ride elephants, watch a game of dolphins and visit the Kotigao nature reserve, where rare species of animals and birds live. For a more active holiday, head to North Goa, where the water parks “Splash Down” and “Melange” are located.