Baby-friendly Holidays

Travelling with a baby needn't be daunting. With a little preparation (and a few helpful extras), it can not only be fairly stress-free, but also an incredibly memorable holiday. There’s nothing quite like taking your little one for their first paddle in the Med, or seeing them smile as you dip their toes in the pool.

Our baby-friendly holidays aims to make travelling with tots as relaxing as possible. The hotels have been handpicked to ensure they make the grade, and each goes above and beyond when it comes to welcoming families with babies.

You can browse our full selection of baby-friendly holidays below. They cover a range of destinations, from close-to-home spots like Spain and Portugal (great if you’d prefer a shorter flight time), to the far-flung shores of Mauritius (perfect for a bit of winter sun). 

  • Our baby-friendly hotels are personally visited by members of the team

  • Practical advice and personal recommendations from our Family Trusted Advisers

  • We can help you with extras like cots, buggies, baby baths and nappies - just ask

Princesa Yaiza Suite Hotel Resort, Lanzarote

  • This hotel is a children's paradise, with playgrounds, mascots, and soft play area
  • Dedicated Baby Kikoland crèche, designed for babies from 4 months to 3 years old
  • Facilities include cots, bottle warmer, changing tables and babysitting

Find out more about Princesa Yaiza Suite Hotel Resort, Lanzarote
Hotel Almyra, Cyprus
  • Shaded splash pool next to the main pool
  • Huge range of baby products and equipment available to pre-order
  • Crèche with OFSTED-qualified staff and complimentary nappies, wipes and baby food
Olympic Lagoon Resort, Cyprus
  • On a clean, safe Blue Flag beach with shallow waters
  • Crèche within the kids’ club takes babies from six months old
  • Hassle-free all-inclusive setup 
Porto Elounda Golf & Spa Resort, Crete
  • Rooms can be baby-proofed, with guards for plug sockets and sharp edges
  • Nappies and swim nappies on sale at the hotel’s shop
  • Nanny service, babysitting and a crèche with play areas and splash pools
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Domes of Elounda, Autograph Collection, Crete

As well as a Blue Flag sandy beach and spacious suites and villas to give families plenty of room, Domes of Elounda offers extras tailored for those with babies.

  • Crèche designed to OFSTED standards with strict carer-to-child ratios
  • Freshwater heated plunge pool just for babies and toddlers
  • Extras like baby monitors and pushchairs can be arranged

Find out more about Domes of Elounda, Autograph Collection, Crete
Ikos Oceania, Halkidiki
  • ‘Babewatch’ complimentary beach babysitting service
  • 20cm-deep splash pool just for families with babies
  • Crèche with UK-qualified nursery staff takes babies from four months old
Porto Sani, Halkidiki
  • OFSTED-standard crèche and a beach babysitting service
  • Baby menus at most restaurants and baby food on sale in the hotel’s shop
  • Bottle warmers, sterilisers and baby monitors available  
Childrens Pool
Pine Cliffs Hotel, Algarve
The Porto Pirata Children's Club and Crèche is open daily for kids aged 6 months to 8 years
Features a pirate ship and 7,000m2 children’s village, with activities by age range
6 time winner of Best Family Resort in Europe
IKOS Olivia, Halkidiki
The Heros crèche is open from 10am – 6pm, for children aged 4 months to 3 years.
Located in specially designed facilities and run by UK-based Worldwide Kids.
A range of rooms and family suites available
Anassa Hotel, Cyprus
Globetrotters Kids’ Club - Babies from 4 months are kept safe and entertained with finger painting, a soft play area and more.
Babysitting facilities available for up to three children at a time.
Pre-order baby items online from a wide selection, including high chairs, carriers, buggies, bottle warmers, and baby walkers.
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Helen Lippe

Always ask us about equipment for hire at your hotel – things like baby baths, nappies and bottle sterilisers. It saves having to carry everything but the kitchen sink with you!

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Louise Burling-Cooper

Think about the flight times when you’re travelling with a baby - how long do you want to be flying for and what sort of time would be best for you to depart.

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Sani Beach, Halkidiki

Sani Beach offers parents with little ones a fantastic creche (ages 4 months up to 4 years) run to OFSTED standards, plus a soft sandy beach with a complimentary 'Babewatch' babysitting service available during the summer months.

Find out more about Sani Beach, Halkidiki
Sani Club, Halkidiki
  • 30 minutes’ complimentary babysitting on the beach
  • Crèche run to OFSTED standards with a staff to child ratio of 1:3 for babies
  • Highchairs and baby menus in most restaurants around the Sani Resort
Chia Laguna Resort, Sardinia
  • Baby nursery for under twos with parents welcome
  • Complimentary baby kit includes an in-room changing table, baby bath and bottle warmer
  • Pushchairs available for use during your stay 
Heritage Le Telfair Golf & Wellness Resort, Mauritius
  • Complimentary childcare service for babies up to 35 months
  • Dedicated baby nurses fully trained in first aid
  • Sandy beach and calm, shallow lagoon are ideal for babies  
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Ikos Andalusia, Costa del Sol

  • A luxurious, contemporary all inclusive resort set on an exclusive beach
  • Enjoy a wide range of dining options, including menus from two Michelin-starred chefs
  • Try everything from day trips and luxury private yacht tours to yoga and Pilates on the beach
  • Children will love the three Kids’ Clubs, as well as a professional Football Academy

Find out more about Ikos Andalusia, Costa del Sol
Ela Quality Resort, Turkey
  • ‘Baby corner’ in the main restaurant for preparing formula
  • Baby room for children aged 1-2 with sleeping and activity rooms
  • Bottle warmers, baby phones and night lights available from reception
Gloria Golf Resort, Turkey
  • ‘Very Important Minis’ club for ages 1-3 with organic purees and infant milk
  • Baby monitors, bathroom amenities and strollers available to hire
  • Waiter-serviced beach pavilions available for extra space, privacy and comfort 

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