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Family holidays in Europe

With short flight times, so many fantastic destinations to choose from and a wide range of fascinating cultures family holidays in Europe are perfect any time of year. Whether you fancy a city break in Dubrovnik or Rome, a beach break on the warm beaches of Corfu or Majorca or something in between we'll help you find the perfect family break. 

At Sovereign we understand just how important holidays can be; they're a time to connect with your little (or not so little anymore) ones and make memories to last a lifetime. That's why we ensure that each of the hotels we offer matches our standards, with Trusted Advisers on hand to help you pick the one that matches your family holiday.

Family memories in Greece

Consistently one of the most popular European holiday destinations, Greece has a great range of hotels that focus on the family experience. All these resorts ensure parents and kids are well catered for, so you focus on choosing your favourite Greek destination. With sandy beaches, great hospitality and a richness of culture, wherever you choose will lead to lasting memories.
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Ikos Dassia, Corfu

Book little ones, teens and children in between into the Kids' Club for the chance to make new friends and enjoy lots of activities, head to the Football Academy or make the most of cooking classes, water sports and lots more. 


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Domes of Elounda, Crete
Choose a family suite so everyone can be close to Mum and Dad, enjoy family friendly meals at the hotel's onsite restaurants and try lots of activities. The whole family can also book a boat trip and explore the beautiful surrounding area. 
Sani Beach, Halkidiki
Choose family rooms and suites so everyone can be comfortable and stay close to Mum and Dad. Choose from the children's menu at the onsite restaurants and make the most of the Kids' Clubs which run all day. 
The Westin Resort, Peloponnese
Babies and toddlers have their own crèche, while older children can enjoy the mini club or the aqua park. There is also basketball, badminton, volleyball, table tennis, a bowling alley, indoor cinema and an American diner. 
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For further advice and recommendations, or to book your tailor-made family holiday,

speak to our Trusted Advisers on 01293 762400*

Family holidays in Spain

The Balearics

The Balearic beaches have long made this a popular European family holiday destination. Crystal clear waters, powdery snow and an abundance of sunshine make any one of the islands a great choice for taking the children.

The Canaries

The Canaries are located close to the coastline of North Africa, meaning they're warm and sunny most of the year round. The beaches are mostly sandy and gently shelve into the ocean, meaning they're perfect for both sandcastle building and paddling, as well as water sports and sunbathing for older kids. 
 
Hotel Bahia del Duque, Tenerife
The Duqui Club makes the most of the beautiful, fun and fantasy filled gardens of the hotel with swimming pools, bridges, passageways and much more. There are activities run all day, as well as a teen lounge for older children.
The Ritz-Carlton Abama, Tenerife
Ritz Kids is one of the best Children's Clubs in Europe and will keep younger guests entertained from morning till night. There are also golf and tennis lessons available, a Teens' Club and lots of dining options for little ones
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Princesa Yaiza Suite Hotel Resort, Lanzarote

There are a number of family friendly rooms so everyone can remain safe and comfortable during their stay, as well as 10,000 square metres of fun spaces and sports facilities just for children. Kids will also love the basketball courts, volleyball courts, and the Kids' Clubs. 


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Italian family holidays

The Italian island of Sardinia is the home of family friendly restaurants and endless beaches. Enjoy pizza and pasta dishes to your heart's content before moving onto ice creams and gelatos for pudding. When it's time to work up an appetite there are plenty of activities run in our many family friendly hotels, or you could hit the beach to try some water sports.
Hotel Bouganville, Sardinia
Splash about in the children's pool or in the shallow waters of the sea, make the most of water sports and activities or head to the playground. There are also child-friendly menus, a babysitting service and an arcade and games room. 
Pineta, Sardinia
A free Children's Club is run all day and into the evening for guests aged 4 to 12. There is also babysitting and childcare available in the evenings. Plus, the restaurant offers plenty of options for fussy little ones. 
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Chia Laguna Resort, Sardinia

Book children into the Kids' Clubs, enjoy kids' meals at the family restaurant, or make the most of a dedicated children's pool. There is also tennis, horse riding, cycling and lots more on offer.


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For further advice and recommendations, or to book your tailor-made family holiday,

speak to our Trusted Advisers on 01293 762400*

Golden sands in Cyprus

Ideal for all family types, Cyprus is near the top of the list when it comes to family holidays in Europe. Spend your days enjoying the golden sands or azure waves, take your kids to ancient tombs and pretty fishing villages or walk and cycle along coastal and mountain paths. With more than 300 days of sunshine every year it doesn't matter if your kids are school aged or younger - Cyprus is perfect all year round. 
Hotel Elysium, Paphos
Children can try out lots of activities and make new friends at the Angel's Kids' Club, enjoy lots of tasty options on the children's menu and make the most of the family amenities onsite. 
Olympic Lagoon Resort, Paphos
Enjoy activities throughout the day and into the evening with the Kids' Clubs, including cultural musical and dance performances. Kids can choose from their own separate menu and make the most of the Little Monsters swimming pool and even a lazy river. 
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Family friendly fun in Portugal

Just a short flight from the UK are the beautiful landscapes and beaches of Portugal's Algarve. Take the kids here for family friendly fun and Kids' Clubs which run throughout the day, leaving Mum and Dad to relax at the spa or head to the golf course. 
Hilton Vilamoura, Algarve
There is a children's menu, as well as Kids' Club, babysitting services and a childcare centre where there are lots of activities to try. The playground is perfect for younger children, while older kids will enjoy renting bicycles and exploring the local area.
VIDAMAR Resorts, Madeira
Spend days of fun at the Aquatica Kids' Club, with entertainment programmes run throughout the day and offering a huge range of activities and games for everyone to try. There is also a kids' swimming pool and children's menu at the restaurants. 
Pine Cliffs Hotel, Algarve
Winning the World Travel Awards in 2016 as Europe's Best Family Resort there is so much for the kids here. Try water sports, the tennis academy, a range of Kids' Clubs and even a Children's Village and Pirate Ship. 
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Take the children to Croatia

Head to the lakes, hit the beach or stick to the pool - there are water sports and activities to be enjoyed everywhere you turn in Croatia. But that isn't the only fun to be had. Towns filled with pretty cobbled streets, hotels with Kids' Clubs running activities galore throughout the day and into the evenings and delicious cuisine with something for everyone on offer make this the ideal destination. 
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Sun Gardens Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik

The Marco Polo Kids' Club offers activities and games throughout the day and into the evening. The hotel's restaurant has family friendly meals available and the kids' pool and beach will keep everyone entertained. 


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Family hotels in Turkey

Turkey’s energetic culture, blending tradition and modernity, makes it a fantastic holiday destination. Soak up the vibrancy of the bazaars before enjoying the luxury facilities of the hotels. Sovereign have hand-picked resorts ideal for families; many have villas or suites to give you more room and privacy.
Ela Quality Resort Belek, Mediterranean Coast
Everyone will find something to keep them entertained here, with a kids' pool with fun slides, Kids' World where children can try new activities and hobbies, a kids' restaurant, entertainment room, and activities and events run throughout your stay. 
Gloria Golf Resort, Mediterranean Coast
Guests aged 4 to 12 will love the Gogi Kids' Club, while older guests can try activities in the Teen Club for ages 13 to 17. The Fun Jungle is an indoor play area suitable for children aged 1 to 14, and there is also babysitting and child friendly menus on offer. 
Maxx Royal Belek Golf Resort, Mediterranean Coast
With the Kids' Kingdom your little ones will never be restless. Make the most of the games room, activities room, merry-go-round, music room, cinema, playground, mini theatre, children's pool and so much more. There is even an Aquapark, Dinoland and Adventure Park onsite!
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For further advice and recommendations, or to book your tailor-made family holiday,

speak to our Trusted Advisers on 01293 762400*

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