Greece Family Holidays

Endless stretches of sparkling blue coastline, picture—perfect villages and fascinating history make Greece a fantastic destination for families. There are also activities to suit every interest and age range in Greece, whether you’re a history buff, adrenaline junky, foodie or prefer to laze your days away. We also operate our Explorers kids club in certain hotels which makes the holiday extra relaxing.

Did you know?

Continuously inhabited for over 7,000 years, Athens is one of the oldest cities in Europe. It is also the birthplace of democracy, Western philosophy, the Olympic Games, political science, Western literature, major mathematical principles, and Western theories of tragedy and comedy.

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If relaxing at the beach is at the top of your to-do list, head to Elafonisi Beach in Crete and see the beautiful blue waters crash over the contrasting pink tinged sand.

Did you know?

Greece has more archaeological museums than any other country in the world.

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For a perfect quintessentially Greek holiday moment head to Giorgos’ restaurant overlooking the island of Spinalonga in Crete. You’ll have the most unbelievable calamari and fresh fish.

Did you know?

Many Greek structures such as doors, windowsills, furniture, and church domes are painted bright blue, especially in the Cyclades Islands. It is used because of an ancient belief that this shade of blue keeps evil away.

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Greek island hopping is a great way to see more than one area, and you’ll get a whole new perspective of the region by sea.

Did you know?

Greece has one of the richest varieties of wildlife in Europe, including 116 species of mammals, 18 of amphibians, 59 of reptiles, 240 of bird, and 107 of fish.

Best For Little Ones

Daios Cove, Crete

A truly luxurious resort, Daios Cove has incredible views, superb service and delicious cuisine. Perfect for families, there is a private cove with a sandy beach, pool with shallow end and incredible Scott Dunn childcare. Summer days are long and hot, with balmy evenings, however, the beginning and end of the season are great value times to visit.

Adults can enjoy the beautiful spa, boat trips or just spend time relaxing by the pool or at the beach.

Eagles Palace, Halkidiki

If you are looking for the perfect family friendly resort this summer, look no further than Eagles Palace. Soak up the sun on the long stretch of sandy beach and watch the more active take part in the fantastic range of water sports on offer. Combine this with the option of an excellent Scott Dunn Explorers kids club and you have a truly unforgettable summer family holiday.

Eagles Villas, Halkidiki

Eagles Villas benefit from the facilities of neighbouring Eagles Palace, yet enjoy the privacy of a villa, complete with private pool and living area. Home to one of our Explorers kids clubs, Eagles is the perfect place to let the kids scamper off with new found friends whilst you relax overlooking one of the best coastlines on the Aegean. So, unwind in the comfort of your very own home-away-from-home and soak up the views.

Costa Navarino - The Westin, Peloponnese

With a fantastic offering of land and watersport activities and flexible family friendly accommodation, Costa Navarino, The Westin is a brilliant option for a family getaway. There is no shortage of things to do at Costa Navarino for both adults and children. The impressive aqua park with 3 waterslides and adventure playground keep the little ones entertained for hours, and family activities range from bike hire to yachting with your own skipper to exploring the local area.

Best For Active Families

Costa Navarino - The Romanos, Peloponnese

Costa Navarino is an excellent family option, with an Explorers kids club for Scott Dunn guests on site and extensive facilities for the whole family to enjoy, including a fantastically designed aqua park, an adventure playground and child friendly swimming pools. The sports facilities both on land and water are outstanding. Our fully qualified childcare experts and Rangers run fun-filled and action-packed days that ensure your children have a truly memorable holiday and making new friends along the way.

Eagles Palace, Halkidiki

If you are looking for the perfect family friendly resort this summer, look no further than Eagles Palace. Soak up the sun on the long stretch of sandy beach and watch the more active take part in the fantastic range of water sports on offer. Combine this with the option of an excellent Scott Dunn Explorers kids club and you have a truly unforgettable summer family holiday.

Cape Sounio, Athens

This hotel is ideal if you want a family holiday with a slower pace. The gardens at Cape Sounio are beautiful and make for the perfect place to relax in the sun, lying next to the large seawater pool. The hotel also opens onto two secluded beaches below the Temple of Poseidon. For children aged 3-12 years there is an entertainment program. There is also a children’s paddling pool next to main pool.

Best For Multigeneration Holidays

Naxian Collection, Naxos

The Naxian Collection is a stunning of suites and villas but if you're travelling as a family, we recommend you opt for a villa which has 1-4 bedrooms so you're not on top of each other and each boasts a kitchenette and private pool. If guests can tear themselves away from the private pools, the beaches of Naxos are just a short distance away and the picturesque beach town of Agios Prokopios is only a 15-minute stroll away.

Amanzoe, Peloponnese

The resort is set on a hillside overlooking the bay and offers 360-degree panoramic views out to sea and across the surrounding mountain. Amanzoe has a small selection of private villas ranging from four to six bedrooms within the hotel grounds, which are ideal for larger families looking for ultimate seclusion. A dedicated chef and host are on-hand to look after villa guests in complete privacy and each villa comes with an outdoor heated pool overlooking the surrounding olive groves.

Daios Cove Mansion, Crete

The Mansion at Daios Cove, Crete is a 600sqm private residence split over 3 levels and with spectacular views, a fully-equipped kitchen, heated indoor and outdoor pool, gym and spa. Combine this with resort facilities and an exclusive Scott Dunn Explorers kids club, it's ideal for a special occasion that brings all the family together in an exclusive, private setting with exceptional service. And the piece de resistance: the floor-to-ceiling windows make the best of the hilltop position and offer breathtaking views from every room.

Costa Navarino, Greece

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