Planning a vacation with babies and toddlers can be a bit daunting, especially if it’s your first time! In this blog, we’ll explore four fantastic resorts in Europe that are baby and toddler friendly: Ikos Olivia, Sani Resort, The Romanos Costa Navarino, and MarBella Corfu. These luxurious hotels not only provide top-notch amenities and accommodations but also offer specialised services and facilities to ensure a stress-free and memorable holiday for everyone.
Ikos Olivia, Halkidiki, Greece: Ikos Olivia is an all-inclusive resort renowned for its exceptional service and child-friendly atmosphere (all Ikos resorts are!). You can’t really go wrong with any Ikos resort but Olivia is slightly more compact and a little less hilly than some others, so very buggy friendly! The resort boasts lush gardens, a private beach, and a range of swimming pools suitable for both adults and little ones. Ikos Olivia offers an excellent creche and “Heroes Kids Club” where certified childcare professionals organise fun activities for children aged 4 months to 12 years. Babysitting services are available too, for an extra charge. The resort’s all-inclusive concept extends to kids as well, with a special menu catering to tiny taste buds and event toddler sized tables and chairs available! Another nice choice is pram rental, one less thing to worry about!
Sani Resort, Halkidiki, Greece: Sani Resort is a family-friendly oasis that ticks all the boxes for an unforgettable vacation with babies and toddlers. This expansive resort offers a selection of luxurious hotels, each with its own charm and amenities. For families, the Porto Sani Village and Sani Club are top choices (a quieter and slower pace than other areas). On arrival to your room everything you need will be supplied including full sized cots, high chair, changing mat, bottle steriliser and even a white noise machine! Sani offers a range of child-friendly activities, including sports academies and a comprehensive childcare service including babysitting, nanny service and an OFSTED standard creche for little ones aged 4 months to 4 years. With sandy beaches, pristine pools, and plenty of dining options, Sani Resort is a haven for families seeking relaxation and adventure.
The Romanos Costa Navarino, Messinia, Greece: For a more exotic family vacation, head to The Romanos Costa Navarino in Greece. This luxury hotel is situated amidst a stunning landscape, overlooking the Ionian Sea. It offers elegant suites and villas, making it a perfect choice for families requiring extra space. The Romanos provides exceptional amenities for children, including the Cocoon Crèche for babies and toddlers from 4 months to 3 years old. The Sandcastle kids’ club welcomes children aged 4 to 12, offering an array of age-appropriate activities. The resort also boasts a fantastic aqua park with slides, waterfalls and a play pool.
MarBella Corfu, Corfu, Greece: MarBella Corfu is a luxurious resort with well-appointed family rooms and suites ensure a comfortable stay for parents and little ones. MarBella Corfu helps you pack a little more lightly as you can pre-order baby essentials and gear to be ready upon arrival. The hotel provides a mini club and a crèche (4 months to 4 years) where trained staff keep children entertained with games and activities. The resort’s sandy beach is perfect for building sandcastles, and the shallow waters are ideal for toddler paddling. Parents can also take advantage of babysitting services for a quiet evening out.
From certified childcare services to family-focused amenities, these resorts offer everything you need for a stress-free and enjoyable holiday – we promise it’s possible even with the very smallest travellers in tow! For more recommendations and a personalised quote simple call 020 8968 0501.