Family Holidays in Europe
Europe is perfect for families keen on a short travel time and minimal or no change in time-zone. Choose from luxury villas and ski chalets, hotels with children’s clubs, or family-friendly properties.
Europe is a treasure trove of fabulous family holiday destinations. Our portfolio includes a broad range of luxury European properties suitable for families, from Mediterranean villas and ski chalets, to Northern Lights adventures to Lapland, family-friendly beach resorts and hotels with children’s clubs.
Our travel specialists know which hotels welcome children with open arms, the places where there are lots of activities on offer for younger guests, and where you can take advantage of excellent children’s clubs (including our exclusive Explorers Kids Clubs) and babysitting services. And because our specialists can arrange everything from private transfers to babysitting, all that’s left for you to do is sit back and enjoy your holiday.
Almyra is a 5* contemporary chic hotel within walking distance of the historic town of Paphos, Cyprus. Wonderful sea views, four excellent restaurants, Explorers kids club and superb facilities make Almyra a perfect family oriented luxury hotel.
World renowned as one of the most exclusive and beautiful 5* spa hotels, Anassa offers ultimate luxury located in a secluded bay in western Cyprus. Anassa's family friendly atmosphere and golden beaches create the perfect luxury Mediterranean retreat.
Costa Navarino - The Romanos
The Peloponnese, Greece
Set on a beautiful beach overlooking the Ionian Sea, The Romanos, a Luxury Collection Resort offers luxury accommodation with a great selection of room choices, fantastic watersports, activities, Spa and our renowned Explorers kids club.
Costa Navarino - The Westin
The Peloponnese, Greece
The Westin Resort Costa Navarino is a traditional, luxury hotel situated on the beautiful Peloponnese coast in Greece, offering flexible family accommodation, excellent land and watersports activities, a luxurious spa and Scott Dunn Explorers kids club.
Daios Cove is a 5* hotel boasting a spectacular setting on a private sandy bay in Crete. Luxury contemporary villas and suites with private pools, great facilities and an exclusive Scott Dunn Explorers kids club, it's a perfect family destination.
On its own sandy beach on the unspoilt Aegean coast, Eagles Palace is an intimate and charming hotel with traditional Greek hospitality. Ideal for younger children, there is a fantastic Explorers kids club and our popular Aqua watersports programme.
Pine Cliffs Resort
One of Europe’s best family destinations, Pine Cliffs Resort is located on the Algarve in Portugal, just 30 minutes from Faro airport and close to Albufeira. Excellent facilities include golf, tennis, sandy beaches and a Scott Dunn Explorers kids club.
Courchevel Moriond 1650, France
Set on the slopes at Courchevel Moriond 1650, Portetta is a superb ski-in ski-out hotel for a luxury family ski holiday with an exclusive Scott Dunn Explorers kids club. There are also four catered luxury mountain lodges with their own spas.
Les Barmes de l’Ours
Val d`Isère, France
Les Barmes de l'Ours is a stylish and luxurious 5* hotel in Val d'Isere. Located at the foot of the Face de Bellevarde piste, it successfully combines state of the art facilities with the warm charm of a traditional alpine mountain hotel.
Sun Gardens Dubrovnik
With its hillside setting and stunning seafront location, Sun Gardens near Dubrovnik in Croatia is a beautiful resort with a mix of hotel and private residence accommodation and a number of activities on offer that are ideal for families.
Family Fun in Iceland
Reykjavik & Southern Iceland
The Icelandic wilderness is the ideal playground for adventure lovers, where incredible sights and adrenaline-fuelled activities await around every corner. Discover the most epic experiences and spectacular scenery on this action-packed itinerary through southern Iceland, perfect for teenagers and grown-up kids alike.
Family Fun in Italy
Lake Garda & the Dolomites
Leap into this fantastic world, where the lakes meet the mountains, the ideal playground for outdoorsy families in the summer. Northern Italy offers some of the country's most magnificent scenery and is perfect to indulge in adventurous fun with all the family. Explore beautiful Lake Garda before escaping to the fresh mountain air of the Dolomites,...
Family Fun in Norway
Oslo, Aurland & Bergen
Escape with your family for a wholesome, active adventure from start to finish throughout this epic trip to Norway. Taking you from the enchanting city of Oslo on to the heart of Aurland and the famous Flåm railway before delving into Norwegian Fjord land and to pretty Bergen with its historic buildings. You will be submerged in the outdoor...
Family Fun in Portugal
Lisbon, Alentejo & the Algarve
Discover the very best of Portugal with this family-friendly itinerary taking in bustling Lisbon, rural Alentejo and the idyllic beaches of the Algarve. Soak up the culture in Portugal's capital before relaxing and spending quality family time together.
Family Fun in Southern Spain
Seville & Estepona
Spend a week in southern Spain, combining the vibrant culture of Seville with the tranquillity of the Andalucian countryside, in this itinerary ideal for families. After exploring Seville’s bustling Moorish streets, revel in the scenic landscapes of rural Andalucia and the beautiful beaches of the south coast.
Family Fun in Sweden
Stockholm & Swedish Lapland
The ultimate winter wonderland and perfect playground to fuel the imaginations of the young and young at heart, Sweden ticks all the boxes for a fun-packed family adventure. Spend action-packed days whizzing through snow-draped pine forests on a sleigh led by huskies, mastering winter survival skills for life above the Arctic Circle and searching...
Family Fun in the Greek Islands
Athens, Sifnos, Paros & Vouliagmeni
Greece is a fantastic destination for families to explore, with history, culture and beautiful beaches in abundance, there is something to suit children of all ages. Travel from Athens to some of the more authentic islands in the Cyclades, taking in the spectacular scenery and ancient traditions of Sifnos and Paros, before relaxing in the ultimate...
Family Fun in Turkey
Istanbul & Bodrum
This dual-centre itinerary is perfect for those looking for a combination of culture and relaxation, city and beach and would make a fantastic first visit to Turkey for all the family to enjoy. Delving deep into the delights of Istanbul you’ll visit the Grand Bazaar, discover the history of the Ottoman empire and visit beautiful palaces and...
A magical trip to visit Father Christmas
A trip to Finnish Lapland is an unforgettable experience full of treasured memories you will keep for a lifetime. Here, we bring the fairy-tale stories of Lapland to life with enchanting encounters with elves, reindeer, huskies and of course, Father Christmas.
France by luxury barge
Lyon, South of France & Provence
Discover the waterways, canals and rivers of rural France in style on board a luxury barge. This itinerary offers a unique way to see France’s spectacularly beautiful countryside. The Barges operate from April to October on a variety of routes through Languedoc-Roussillon, Burgundy, Provence, Franche-Comté and the Rhône. Sleeping from four to...