The Shangri-La Rasa Ria Resort & Spa is a large luxury beach resort in Kota Kinabalu, in Malaysian Borneo. 499 rooms are split between two wings – the Garden Wing and Ocean Wing – and set amongst beautifully landscaped tropical gardens, which border a stunning and expansive white sand beach. There is a huge range […]
Looking for a fantastic family friendly hotel for your next family vacation?
Here we share roundups of the best family hotels in destinations around the world and in depth hotel reviews of some of our favourites.
From kids clubs and swimming pools, to kids menus and bathroom amenities, we know what to look for in a hotel for families.
The Luang Say Residence is a beautiful colonial style five-star boutique resort in Luang Prabang in Laos. This all-suite resort is just a short tuk tuk ride away from the centre of Luang Prabang, and provides a welcome oasis of tranquility to return to after a hot day of sightseeing amongst the temples. With beautiful […]
The first thing that strikes you as you walk through the doors of the Angsana Maison Souvannaphoum in Luang Prabang is the amazing spa-like aroma that greets you, putting you instantly at ease and in holiday-mode. This stunning colonial hotel is handily located in the heart of beautiful Luang Prabang in Laos. Formerly the residence […]
What comes to mind when you think of your ideal family-friendly resort? Fabulous swimming pool? Kids club? Babysitting service? Choice of family-friendly restaurants? All of the above? As 2015 draws to a close, we have been reflecting on some of our favourite family-friendly resorts we have stayed in this year. We loved the Hyatt Regency […]
The Datai in Langkawi, Malaysia is the ultimate destination for those looking for a silver spoon jungle experience in Asia. It is one of my favourite resorts of all time, and offers a surprisingly family-friendly experience, despite its reputation for exclusivity. Embedded in the jungle where the rainforest meets the ocean, The Datai is paradise […]
I will wax lyrical to anyone who will listen about how fantastic Northern Queensland is for a family holiday. There is so many things to do in Northern Queensland with kids, from exploring the Great Barrier Reef and rainforest, to cuddling koalas, riding cable cars and playing on endless miles of white sandy beaches. We […]
Bali. The name conjures up images of sundrenched beaches, poolside cocktails, staggering rice terraces, and balmy evenings under the stars. And it’s true – Bali is all this and so much more. It is one of those places that gets under your skin. We have visited Bali eight times now, and every time I worry […]
The stunning Nam Hai in Hoi An, Vietnam is one of my all-time favourite holiday resorts. The villas are dotted amongst luscious tropical gardens, and the endless stretch of white sand makes for one of the most spectacular beaches in the world. Everything at the Nam Hai screams luxury and relaxation – including unfortunately the […]
We recently checked into the Peppers Beach Club in Port Douglas, in Australia’s Far North Queensland. This luxury all-suite hotel is a great choice for a family vacation. Its spacious suites are more like self-contained apartments, it is a short walk from all of Port Douglas’ amenities, and right round the corner from the famous […]
We recently checked into the Hyatt Regency Danang Resort & Spa in Central Vietnam. This luxury hotel is the perfect choice for families looking for a relaxing beach holiday in Vietnam, and is filled with child-friendly facilities to make your life easier. We especially loved the swimming pool with its water slide and sandy beach […]