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Why Greece is great for family holidays

Why Greece is great for family holidays
Family holidays to Greece are the ideal choice. With lots to do, fantastic food and a safe and friendly environment, we take a look at the best family friendly resorts in Greece for your next luxury holiday.

What makes Greece great for families?

Holidays to Greece take you to first class sandy beaches, quaint villages and allow you to step back in time to relive historical moments. Greece has long been a favourite for family holidays and it’s easy to see why. There are lots of activities to enjoy as well as fantastic Greek food and Mediterranean family values. Greece is full of hotspot destinations including the mainland and islands. Did you know there are 227 inhabited islands?
Hotels in Greece ensure that both children and parents are well catered for with Kids Clubs, dedicated children’s pools, spas, wonderful bars and restaurants, and a range of entertainment options to keep everyone occupied. Greece has some of the best beaches in the world with calm waters that are suitable for parents and the little ones. The kids will never be bored on a family holiday to Greece.

Which part of Greece should you visit?

Few countries in the world are as family friendly as Greece. The Greek Islands are great for families with their safe beaches, fun towns, and friendly atmosphere. The Greek people love kids and so they are welcome everywhere. There are plenty of fantastic resorts that are perfect for families, so let’s take a look!

Daios Cove Luxury Resort and Villas

Crete, the biggest island in Greece, is home to the lovely Daios Cove Luxury Resort and Villas. Located in its own private cove, families can enjoy spectacular views of the Aegean Sea. Well catered for, families can make use of highchairs in all the restaurants, a fantastic Kids’ Club managed by Worldwide Kids Co, a babysitting service and so much more. Children and adults alike can enjoy some time in the games room where you’ll find a large selection of video games as well as table tennis and a pool table. There is also a range of activities available for older children too. Parents can enjoy some time to themselves knowing the children are well looked after with expert staff.

The Westin Resort Costa Navarino

The Westin Resort Costa Navarino is located in the Peloponnese on mainland Greece. There is lots for families to enjoy here with the fantastic Aqua Park which offers three impressive slides, a pool and outdoor space for relaxing so parents and children can both have fun in the sun. There is also a space for teens at Division 16, a vibrant area with VR gaming, an escape room, a bowling alley and a DJ to get them dancing. For the little ones there is an innovative centre with lots of games, workshops and a courtyard to run around in.

Marbella Corfu

Marbella Corfu Hotel can be found on the beautiful Greek island of Corfu. With plenty of activities to get involved in, children will never be bored here. There is a packed programme of water sports, hiking and team sports for you to get involved in. Children of all ages can enjoy the Kids’ Club to keep them entertained all day long. There are also two workshops to choose from: Robotics Workshop with 3D Printing and Ceramic and Pottery classes so children can have fun while learning a new skill. The Anemelia Aqua Park promises a splash filled day out for all the family.
Domes Zeen resort in Chania, Greece

Domes Zeen Chania

In the Chania area of Crete, Domes Zeen Chania, a Luxury Collection Resort, is the ideal choice for a family holiday in Greece. Children will have lots of fun here with their own swimming pool that is cool and shallow allowing them to splash around and paddle. There is also the Domes Kids’ Club run by a team of highly trained staff with entertainment from morning till night including face painting, cooking and movie nights.

Grecotel Amirandes

Amirandes, a Grecotel Boutique Resort, can be found on the island of Crete and offers everything you could ever need as a family. The Grecoland area is a dream for children with the Kids’ Club, paddling pool, discovery adventures and endless gardens to run around in. For the Grecokids there are lots of fun arts and crafts activities and team games, while the Grecojuniors can enjoy sports and discos. For the Grecoteens there is a golf academy and parties where they can make lots of new friends.

Parga Beach Resort

Parga Beach Resort is located on the mainland of Greece and is the perfect choice for families of all ages. There is a lovely, heated pool for the little ones to make a splash while on holiday. Additionally, you’ll find a well-stocked games room with board games, table football and table tennis so fun for all the family is guaranteed. The Kids’ Club will keep children entertained all day long and parents can enjoy relaxing by the pool. With direct access to the beach, you can have fun in the sun!

Add a Touch of Luxury with Sovereign

Are you ready for a family holiday in Greece? At Sovereign Luxury Travel we have over 50 years’ experience in tailormade luxury holidays. We take care of all the finer details, so you don’t have to. Our Personal Travel Planners are on hand every step of the way to ensure your luxury holiday is memorable and enjoyable.
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