Our top picks with 2 bedrooms
Here are some of our best options if you need 2 bedrooms, many of which have kitchens if you want the flexibility to stay in some nights or simply fix a quick snack for a hungry child.
In the Med
Porto Zante is a beautifully appointed elegant collection of beachfront villas with heated pools on the stunning island of Zakynthos in Greece. This smaller family-friendly resort has an excellent restaurant and in-villa dining service. The luxury Presidential Villa consists of two master bedrooms, stunning landscaped garden and everything you need for the perfect home- away- from- home holiday.
Anassa is a beautiful 5* spa hotels offering ultimate luxury in a secluded bay in western Cyprus. The two bedroom suites are ideal for families, each has a balcony or a terrace, with views of the Mediterranean Sea and the surrounding hills and come with or without a private pool. Each bedroom has a spacious en suite with an additional bathroom located off the living room.
Daios Cove is a 5* hotel boasting a spectacular setting on a private sandy bay in Crete. The villas are the most spacious accommodation option at Daios Cove. Each villa has a good sized heated private saltwater pool. The resort is also home to a Scott Dunn Explorers kids club.
Eagles Villas is a collection of luxury sea view villas, all with gated private pools, in the Halkidiki region in northern Greece. The 2 bedroom villas are spacious and have 2 full bathrooms and the option to have a garden too. There's also our Explorers kids club and popular Aqua watersports program so it's ideal for younger families.
An intimate family run boutique resort of just 12 villas, Paradise Island Villas is a real jewel on the east coast of Crete. The 2 bedrooms villas have private pools, a good sized garden and terraces with sea views.
Pine Cliffs has some fantastic 2 bedroom residences, equipped with living room, kitchenette, utility room, stylish bedrooms and either a balcony or terrace. They work really well for families as there's ample space for the children, plus facilities to cook. You enjoy the benefits of a 5 star hotel, but with the independence a serviced apartment. There's a choice of 3 types of residence - garden (ground floor), comfort (middle floor) and penthouse (top floor).
Sun Gardens is a beautiful resort outside Dubrovnik. The two bedroom residences can accommodate a family of five, with a built-in kitchenette, an openplan living area with a pull out sofa bed, flat-screen television and a dining area. Some two bedroom residences have 2 double bedrooms and some have a double and a twin room. They all have 2 bathrooms. Other facilities include high-speed WiFi and garage parking nearby. Guests can either book a two bedroom residence with seaviews or garden views in a standard deluxe or standard category.
With their direct beachfront location, the Ambassador Villas at Costa Navarino in Greece have uninterrupted views over the Ionian sea and private infinity pools. Each villa comes fully equipped with a four-poster master bedroom and another twin bedroom, dining facilities, wide terrace and with our Explorers kids club nearby, makes the ideal choice for families.
Borgo Egnazia is a fantastic family-friendly resort in Puglia with the Trullalleri kids club and a great choice of flexible room options, including independent villas and elegant townhouses. Located in the Borgo, Casetta Magnifica is a great option for a families of four with two spacious bedrooms and a kitchenette.
Portetta is an excellent ski in/ski out hotel in Courchevel 1650. The penthouse lofts, situated on the top two floors offer luxury with added privacy. Spacious and fully equipped, they have kitchens, living rooms with open log fires and beautiful balconies, with fantastic views across the resort. Guests have full access to all the hotel's facilities and restaurants.
Nonsuch Bay is an all-inclusive resort offering home from home accommodation in a beautiful, secluded bay in the southeast of Antigua. These spacious beachfront cottages have two ensuite bedrooms and a living/dining area with fully equipped kitchen. The resort is perfect for sailing enthusiasts with excellent conditions, equipment and tuition.
Anahita the Resort is a fantastic family resort on the east coast of Mauritius, surrounded by sugar plantations. These suites are 180sqm with two ensuite bedrooms, fully-fitted kitchen, living/dining area and veranda with an infinity-edge plunge pool. There is an excellent kids club for children from 8 months to 12 years and two golf courses on site.
Whether on the beach or over-water, these fabulous pavilions offer plenty of space to relax and play, with two ensuite bedrooms, living and dining areas, deli, outdoor Jacuzzi, private deck and pool and even your very own ‘Thakaru’ providing the best of Maldivian butler service. Niyama is one of our favourite properties in the Maldives and ideal for families.
The Landings Resort and Spa is set around a marina in the northwest of St Lucia and has a great beach and lots of facilities for families. Spacious and luxurious, these apartment style villa suites offer the utmost in comfort with fully-fitted kitchens, ensuite marble bathrooms and even a washer/dryer.
Tranquility Bay offers white washed cottages set in lovely gardens leading down to the beachfront with wonderful ocean views and a large choice of watersports close to Marathon in Florida Keys.
Only a couple of hours drive from Dubai, Six Senses Zighy Bay is surrounded by dramatic mountains and offers generously proportioned Omani village-style character villas. The Zighy Pool Villas are spread over two floors, with two ensuite bedrooms, living area and balcony, and each has its own sand garden with good sized private pool. For added luxury a butler is on hand to ensure every need is catered for during your stay.
The epitome of barefoot luxury, this island resort offers private villas hidden amongst the lush vegetation on the pristine beach. The huge 395sqm Soneva Fushi Villas are set on two floors with two ensuite bedrooms, open-air bathrooms, a large upper terrace, private pool, steam room and even an in-villa wine cellar. Soneva Fushi offers loads of activities for guests, the kids club is a child’s idea of heaven, and the house reef is really accessible and teeming with a wonderful array of sea life.