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Your family holiday has little to do with the destination alone; it lies more in the ability of the trip to strengthen the bonds of family affection. We’re well versed in creating the right balance of relaxation, adventure and play time so that you and your clan can focus on simply reconnecting and discovering each other. Believe in the power of a holiday to make a family.

Carrier recommends / Family holiday highlights for 2019


Riviera Maya, Mexico / Play in paradise

Grand Velas Riviera Maya

Ancient Mayan jungle and miles of soft white sand set the scene at the all-suite, all-inclusive Grand Velas Riviera Maya, Mexico where the realms of recreation for families knows no bounds. A panoply of activities await: snorkel in the Caribbean sea, try your hand at kitesurfing or participate in a cooking class. Whatever your family’s idea of adventure, it’s sure to be found at this all-encompassing resort.


Crete / Cossetted and carefree

Family Fun

Villa living within a resort spells family freedom of the most intimate kind, where privacy is paramount and service is discreet. Step into the supreme three bedroom hideaway retreat, The Mansion at Daios Cove Luxury Resort & Villas on the culturally rich island of Crete where all generations can reconnect with a range of superlative personal services.


Crete / Sophisticated seclusion

Family Fun at Domes of Elounda

Spirit the whole family away to Cretan couture at the impressive Domes of Elounda, Autograph Collection. Decadent home-away-from-home Luxury Residences and Ultraluxe Villas form the resort’s exclusive Haute Living Selection with a host of enhanced premium services. Voyage across the bay to the mysterious island of Spinalonga or explore the Elounda gulf waters in search of deserted coves.


Spain, France & Italy

Step aboard the revolutionary all-new Celebrity Edge and explore the culture rich coastlines of Spain, France and Italy. Begin in the Catalonian capital of Barcelona before heading off on a seven night whistle stop tour - visit vibrant Valencia before spending the day on Ibiza, experiencing the best family-friendly beaches. Soak up the delights of Marseille and Nice, before heading to La Spezia, where you can travel to the much-loved cities of Florence and Pisa. Disembark in the Italian capital of Rome. Your Sky Suite comes with a whole host of extras; private dining, exclusive lounge, private sundeck and pool, a personal butler, and so much more.

Childhood delights

Step into a deluxe, self-contained world complete with numerous hotel choices and over 20 restaurants at Forte Village, Sardinia. Regularly named the world’s leading family resort, expect outstanding holiday experiences and unrivalled natural beauty, unending recreational choices such as gourmet cooking classes, a rejuvenating Thalassotherapy Spa and full on-sporting academies. A children’s paradise, a whole area of Forte Village has been transformed into ‘Wonderland’ – an enchanted creative oasis brimming with activities and enthusiastic staff gifted in the art of entertaining children for hours on end.



Tenerife / The ultimate crowd-pleaser

Bahia Del Duque

Comprehensive doesn’t even come close to describing Bahía del Duque in Tenerife, a charming Canarian-style village resort set beside a stretch of golden sand beach. Complemented by an incomparable year-round climate, there’s so much to do together: enjoy a game of tennis, explore the night sky at the astronomical observatory or head out on the resorts’ luxury motor yacht Pámpano.


Phuket, Thailand / Exploration and education

Rosewood Phuket

The perfect antidote to the British winter; the Emerald Bay hideaway of Rosewood Phuket offers the quintessential beach lifestyle. There’s a terrific variety of family activities with a focus on cultural awareness; explore the intricate shrines of Phuket’s Old Town by electric bike or climb a majestic mountaintop to view the must-see graceful seated Big Buddha.


Cyprus / Delve into archaeological treasures

Park Lane Cyprus

Exuding the charm of a sumptuous estate, every detail at the brand new Parklane, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, has been carefully designed with families in mind. Step away from its 300 metre-long beach for the taste of real Cyprus with a Jeep safari to the Troodos Mountains, uncovering glistening waterfalls, authentic villages and forest nature trails.


Digital detox

Adventures into the malaria-free area Tswalu Kalahari Reserve, South Africa’s largest private game reserve, educate children about wildlife conservation, whilst having fun. With a maximum of ten safari vehicles and 30 guests, game drives exploring the vast, pristine wilderness are tailored to suit younger guests’ interests. Here, black maned Kalahari lions, giraffe, zebra and buffalo roam; track endangered black rhino on foot and observe colonies of playful meerkats close up. Three family-friendly suites have two separate bedrooms, each with an en-suite, overlooking the local waterhole - offering incredible wildlife sightings.


Caribbean castaway

Jumby Bay Island, just off the north coast of Antigua is the epitome of barefoot, hammock swinging low-key luxury. Take advantage of the resort’s bicycles to explore the palm-fringed trails that lead to the island’s two beaches or try out an array of water sports including paddle boarding and snorkelling. The whole family can experience nature first-hand with the seasonal Jumby Bay Hawksbill Turtle Project, or pick produce from the resort’s Organic Farm. Drift into the shimmering sunset on Jumby Bay’s luxury catamaran, Yennecot, for the ultimate ocean escape.



Bodrum / Turkish delight

Mandarin Oriental Bodrum

Situated on the glittering Aegean coastline, Mandarin Oriental, Bodrum is a mecca for families looking for the ultimate beachfront escape. An array of accommodation includes residential-style villas with private pools offering a home-away-from-home vibe. For those itching to explore, the resort is exceptionally well placed to discover many of the ancient sites of the region including Bodrum Castle.


Mauritius / Unrivalled natural beauty

Four Seasons Mauritius at Anahita

Enchanting palm-fringed beaches lapped by shimmering turquoise waters lie ahead at Four Seasons Resort Mauritius at Anahita. Sun-filled days beckon, as do exhilarating water sports and snorkeling through the mangroves. Venture inland to discover giant water lilies at Pamplemousses Botanic Gardens, or follow the winding road to the seven coloured earths of Chamarel, a unique geological phenomenon.


Dubai / Underwater playground

Atlantis The Palm, Dubai

Outlandishly family-friendly Atlantis, The Palm Dubai, is the ultimate aquatic playground. The scene is set by The Lost Chambers Aquarium, home to 65,000 marine animals, and Aquaventure Waterpark with its thrilling, record-breaking rides. Immersive underwater discoveries will delight, from an interactive behind-the-scenes Fish Tales Tour to traversing along the bottom of Shark Lagoon with the Atlantis Aquatrek.


Disney daydreams

Four Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney World® Resort Florida is just minutes from all four parks, offering signature Four Seasons comfort on Disney’s doorstep. Striking the balance between adrenalin-fuelled excitement and secluded refinement, cool off at aquatic Explorer Island, with its splash zone, lazy river and water-slides after living out Disney daydreams. Enjoy magical moments with a fun-filled Good Morning Breakfast by Goofy & His Pals at Ravello Restaurant, whilst evenings in the rooftop Capa Steakhouse combine sizzle with sparkle as Magic Kingdom® park’s nightly fireworks extravaganza lights up the horizon.


Sri Lanka for families

Explore some of the best Sri Lanka has to offer; sheer natural beauty, stunning wildlife, cultural landmarks and rose coloured beaches. On arrival into Sri Lanka you’ll travel a short distance to a quiet corner of Negombo’s rural hinterland, just north of Colombo, with a stay at an award-winning country house hotel. The following day, journey to Sigiriya, famous for its sacred rock fortress and intricate fresco paintings. Visit Minneriya National Park, a favourite habitat of deer, crocodiles and wild elephants. Next, travel to the coast for a luxurious beach stay at Uga Bay.


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Creating stories

Make your family getaways some of the most formative and memorable of your child’s life. Let us arrange your one-on-one bonding time, whether that be a mother-daughter swim with turtles, siblings foraging for their own fruit and vegetables with the chef, or choosing the perfect spot for a sandbank picnic and stargazing with dad.

For big get-togethers

Whether it’s a special occasion or just some precious downtime, we will create the right balance of relaxation, adventure and play time so that every generation is catered for. Think large residences with butler service and personal chefs at your own private pool party – while the kids make a movie of the holiday for you all to remember.

Something for all ages

Whether you’re travelling with tiny tots, toddlers or teens, we’ve got you covered. Everything from baby yoga, karma-inducing sensory zones and all manner of baby essentials (milk, food, toiletries, buggies and more) waiting for you on arrival, to teenage kicks such as e-scavenger hunts and photo hikes to satisfy their love of technology.

Learn as you go

Never has kids play been more innovative, educational and fun.
 From programmes designed to inspire mini scientists, botanists, artists, astrologists and linguists, to serious skill-honing under the tutelage of world-class professionals in academies. These perspective-changing experiences are guaranteed to excite, enrich and educate.

At your service

Baby’s first flight? First time on skis? First family safari adventure? Whether it’s a Flying Nanny to keep them occupied or being met airside; a private ski instructor to help on the beginner slopes; or a private vehicle and guide 
for shorter and more interactive game drives – we’re here to personalise your holiday to ensure you’ve got the support where you need it.

For peace of mind

Often we include little touches you may not realise are included. From private transfers and executive lounge access at selected terminals on mid and long-haul flights, to fast-track immigration in certain destinations. What's more, our all-inclusive options and children eat free offers will ensure a stress-free break and no unwanted surprises at check-out.

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