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Best Family Holidays for 2024

Best Family Holidays for 2024
With 2024 around the corner, it’s time to get the family together and start planning the ultimate holiday that everyone can enjoy. Multigenerational holidays are the ideal way to ensure nobody gets left behind. Grandchildren, parents, and grandparents are all invited to explore the best family holidays for 2024. 
From the luxurious azure waters of Greece to the kid-friendly resorts of Spain and Portugal, there is truly something for everyone to enjoy. 


Greece holidays are all about history, sandy beaches, and fun in the sun for the whole family. Whether you want to relax at the seaside with days of building sandcastles and wallowing in the crystal blue waters or an all-out family adventure with hikes and water sports, Greece is the place to be for your next family holiday. 
Crete offers luxury on another level, combined with the very best of authentic Greek charm. Get ready for some of the best family holidays of 2024, packed full of fun, excitement, and some of the best snorkelling in the world. 
Set on a magnificent hillside with sensational sea views, the Domes of Elounda, Autograph Collection, is the perfect spot for your family holiday in Greece. This five-star luxury hotel in Crete is home to fantastic facilities and services for the whole family. Little ones are well taken care of with the two kids’ clubs, one for 4-12-year-olds and the other for teens. For particularly small guests, Domes Créche is on the job, allowing parents to relax poolside or enjoy a tranquil spa treatment. The four onsite pools and private beach invite everyone to dive in and enjoy the beautiful Crete sun. There are sunbeds and umbrellas, and the shore is shallow and calm, ideal for little ones getting used to the ocean. Adventure lovers are also in for a treat with the range of water sports on offer. 
Image of a port with boats surrounded by colourful buildings


Holidays in Spain have been a UK family holiday destination favourite for many years, and it’s easy to see why. Flight times are short, between two to five hours from London, much appreciated for little travellers. Spain is home to nearly year-round sunshine thanks to its proximity to the northwest coast of Africa, so get ready for days of sunshine fun. 
The islands of Spain are where you want to be for a tropical paradise, including warm waters, tons of water sports, golden beaches, and some of the best resorts in the world. Families can savour the best of Spain’s largest islands Tenerife, Gran Canaria, and Lanzarote, where beach days and swimming extravaganzas await. 
To make the most of your family holiday, mainland Spain offers the best of both worlds, with luxury beach resorts and glamorous villages. Costa del Sol has everything you could ever want from a luxury family holiday in Spain. 
Anantara Villa Padierna Palace Benahavis Marbella Resort is a 5-star contemporary palace in Andalusia, Costa del Sol. It offers an all-out family extravaganza with a beautiful onsite swimming pool, sensational kids’ club, and 24-hour babysitting. This gives parents the chance to enjoy the incredible spa, one of the largest and most luxurious in Europe, including 2,000 sqm of Roman baths. The hotel is also located on the edge of three world-class golf courses, so keep the golf gloves on hand. 
Image of a beach with tourists in the sea and surrounded by green trees in Spain


Portugal holidays are another family favourite, with short flight times from London, only around 2.5 hours. It’s a fantastic choice for family holidays. The gorgeous Blue Flag beaches with long stretches of golden sand are an absolute gem for families with little ones who are just getting their toes wet. 
The Algarve is an ideal option for your family holiday, with a range of fun and exciting activities on your doorstep. Whether you enjoy hiking and biking up the countryside, exploring the history of old fishing villages, or simply savouring the sunshine on the sands, the Algarve has you covered. 
Anantara Vilamoura Algarve Resort is situated on the edge of the pristine Victoria Golf Course with the lush rolling hills of the Algarve as a backdrop. The 5-star contemporary resort offers family fun around every corner, including a kids’ section with its very own swimming pool. This gives everyone the space needed to go wild during the day. The adult-only swimming pool and spa are where parents can rest and rejuvenate in style, while kids are well looked after at the onsite kids’ clubs. 
Image of a small beach cove with rocks in the sea and steps leading down to the sandy beach in Portugal


Holidays in the Maldives present the very best of tropical splendour. Think glistening calm blue waters alongside white sand beaches that carry on for miles. The private islands of the Maldives are all about luxurious resorts, with family fun that everyone can enjoy. From relaxing under palm trees with a book and spa retreats to exciting water activities, and awesome kids’ clubs, family members young and old are well taken care of. 
LUX South Ari Atoll offers the ultimate all-inclusive holiday for families. Situated on the private island of Dhidhoofinolhu, this resort is all about family-friendly fun in the sun. The five-star PADI-certified dive centre awaits, with a chance to meet some of the fascinating marine life around the island. Children are well looked after at the onsite kids’ club, giving the adults a chance to indulge in the luxury spa treatments and cocktails served poolside. When it comes time for family festivities, the white sand beach lined with palms is the ultimate spot for sandcastles, swimming, and water spots. 
Image of two people in swimwear relaxing on deckchairs on a sandy beach in the Maldives


Beach lovers, it doesn’t get much better than a holiday in Mauritius. Famous for its laid-back island style, with luxury resorts dotted throughout, families are in for a world of adventure and fun. From the calm blue waters’ ideal for snorkelling to the tropical jungle inviting you to explore the island’s natural splendour, Mauritius has it all. 
The Heritage Awali Golf and Spa Resort is one of the best all-inclusive resorts in Mauritius. Located in Domaine de Bel Ombre on the foothills of Plaine Champagne Mountain, the resort offers luxurious family holidays. Surrounded by 2,500 hectares of unspoilt nature, this is an adventure lovers' dream destination. The three lagoon-style pools are where you want to be for relaxing in the sun, before heading to the hotel’s white sand beach with a range of water sports. For little guests, there are three options for kids’ clubs based on age, meaning everyone has something to look forward to throughout the day. Parents are also in for a treat with the onsite 18-hole golf course and a sensational spa with luxurious treatments. Paradise awaits at the Heritage Awali Golf and Spa Resort. 
Image of a catamaran with people swimming around it in clear turquoise waters in Mauritius

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