Best Family Friendly Holiday Destinations for 2018

2018 has arrived – so why not get your year off to a brilliant start by booking a fabulous family holiday to look forward to!

With a fantastic range of properties to pick from, whether you’re after something small, large, a resort, a villa, a bit of both or something else entirely, we’ve got a brilliant selection of destinations that specifically cater to the needs of families with with young children. Additionally, all of our destinations come with some special family perks find out why you should choose to book a holiday with Tots.

With our wonderful destinations being snapped up left right and centre, don’t delay – check our our top family friendly picks for 2018 and find your perfect family holiday today.


Top Family Friendly Picks for 2018

1. Green Garden

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An oasis of sparkling pools, tropical gardens and family fun activities, it’s easy to see why Green Garden is one of our top family friendly picks. Part of our NEW bespoke ‘Tots Love Fun‘ holiday collection, an array of holiday experiences specifically designed with young children in mind, Green Garden is the ultimate hassle-free family destination, with all meals, drinks and snacks included in the price, PLUS access to exclusive TOTS Villas and Apartments, the TOTS Love Fun Play Boulevard, shaded toy zones, the TOTS Play Pod, sand pit, an endless supply of toys and much more. It’s the perfect family holiday experience, from start to finish, as verified by The Unmumsy Mum.

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2. Villa Playa

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…and RELAX. This fabulous family villa offers both privacy and great access to some of Lanzarote’s top facilities – everything is right on your doorstop! The villa also has a beautiful heated pool for plenty of splashing in the sun, plus its own hot tub, roof terrace, shaded outdoor lounge area, BBQ and more, for a really luxurious holiday experience. It’s also a very easy 10 minute stroll to some beautiful sandy beaches and to Aqualava Waterpark, which is bound to be a hit with the kids. All this is at a great price point too – perfect for that family friendly luxury getaway you’ve been craving!

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3. Domes of Elounda Resort 

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For a truly luxurious 5* family friendly experience, Domes of Elounda should be your first port of call. With really incredible views, a private family beach complete with clear warm water, beach toys and soft sand, a brilliant Kids’ Club and creche, a choice of pools including a special children’s pool, family restaurants, a playground, family activities and much more, the only difficulty will be choosing what to do first! Breakfast is included in the price of your stay, plus there is an option to upgrade to half board if you really fancy giving yourself a break from the cooking. All in all, it’s the perfect place to kick back and relax in complete luxury…

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4. Casa Podere Ierna 

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Just wow. This super child-friendly farmhouse never fails to impress and it’s easy to see why – with a two level indoor soft play area, toddler pool, sand pit, lots of toys, trampoline and much more, little ones will be amazed from the very moment they arrive. A beautifully renovated 16th Century Farmhouse, parents can admire the spectacular mountain views, relax in the huge main pool, or curl up with a glass of wine in the library. With five spacious bedrooms there’s plenty of room for everyone and with the huge selection of outdoor activities (also including badminton, football,netball and more) indoor activities and nearby family attractions, nobody is getting bored. You can even enjoy a romantic Italian night off – one free evening of babysitting is included!

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5. Zafiro Palace Resort

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This incredible 5* resort is like one huge play area – for both kids and grown ups! There are six amazing pools to visit, including a splash park with its own pirate ship, and a pool with a swim up cocktail bar, which you can enjoy whilst the kids are busy having a whale of a time at one of the FREE on-site Kids’ Clubs. There are lots of other family friendly activities to enjoy, plus a playground, evening entertainment, local family attractions and it’s even just an easy 10 minute stroll to the beach. Dining also couldn’t be more simple – there are plenty of child friendly dining options including a selection of restaurants on site, plus bed and breakfast, half board and all inclusive board options to pick from. The accommodation is ultra-luxurious – glass of fizz in your private rooftop hot tub anyone?!

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6. Almond Grove

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Also part of our New ‘Tots Love Fun‘ collection, this idyllic Spanish getaway has been carefully crafted to provide the most luxurious, fun and safe family holiday experience possible. Whether they’re romping around the playground, causing havoc in the indoor playroom, splashing in the pool, taking part in kids’ activities, catching a film at the family cinema night or having loads of fun at any of the other fabulous family attractions on offer, your little ones are sure to have a brilliant time. There are also plenty of perks for parents too – think babysitting, complimentary welcome packages, luxurious tot-friendly villas and much more.

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7. Casa Alta Vista 

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This stunning villa, with its ocean views, will quite simply take your breath away. The sparkling infinity pool is the perfect place to enjoy a spot of splashing in the sun, or why not take a quick five minute drive down to the nearby sandy beach, so that little ones can enjoy the feel of soft sand between their tiny toes. There are also lots of toys to play with (tots will love the overflowing toy box!) and the villa has spacious luxury interiors, ideal for unwinding in after a long day of having fun. There are lots of family activities nearby and the villa actually offers the best of both worlds – plenty of peace and privacy but also great access to some brilliant family resort facilities, including a fabulous golf course which parents can enjoy. The villa is also exclusively reserved for TOTS guests, so from the super safe pool barrier to the other special child friendly touches, you can rest assured that your holiday will be tot-friendly from start to finish!

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8. Casa Castillo

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Perfectly peaceful, this private villa is ideal for families looking for a blissful hideaway that’s still suitable for young children and still has plenty to do nearby. Spend lazy days lounging by the sparkling pool or hop in the car and head off to one of the nearby beaches, which have warm shallow waters and soft white sands to enjoy. Breathe a sigh of relief and relax as you sip on a glass of wine as you watch the sun set over the olive trees and countryside beyond – meanwhile your little ones can play safely on the patio, or snuggle up under the covers of the comfortable beds after a fun-packed day. Casa Castillo is also perfect for those holidaying with grandparents, as there is a separate on-site annex bedroom to relax in.

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9. Berry Farm

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The third pearl in our new ‘Tots Love Fun‘ crown, Berry Farm is a magical French escape with plenty to entertain all the family. Set within the breathtaking Brittany countryside, here you’ll find plenty of play equipment, an enormous play barn packed with toys, a selection of on-site swimming pools, nearby beaches and restaurants and loads more to enjoy – it’s a family holiday destination that ticks all the boxes. Newly refurbished, it’s also ultra chic and ultra tot-friendly – well deserving of a spot on our list of top family friendly holiday picks for 2018.

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10. Dove Villa

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Dove Villa has long been a family favourite on our site – and so ONCE AGAIN it has made our list of top family friendly holiday picks for the year. It’s easy to see why – a beautiful two bed villa nestled within the Spanish hills, its a truly idyllic settling with a private pool, heaps of toys and the most wonderful of hosts. If you’re looking for an affordable and beautiful child friendly destination with plenty of privacy, Dove Villa is for you. The beautiful bougainvillea-clad building has its own ‘play patio’ with a sandpit, slides, toys and a shaded area for keeping out of the sun, plus a special welcome basket will be waiting for you upon arrival. There’s a safely enclosed pool, ideal for cooling off in once you’ve peeled yourself off the sunbeds, plus a little inflatable paddling pool that very tiny tots can enjoy dipping their toes in. It’s also just a 30 minute drive to some beautiful Costa del Sol beaches and there is a home-cooked dinner service available, provided by your brilliant hosts who are on hand to help meet your every need.


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