maia luxury resort and spa jacuzzi
The Damai Bali outdoor pool
Six Senses Evason Hua Hin villa pool
Four Seasons Toronto lobby
World-class restaurants, activity clubs for children of all ages and roomy accommodation are, of course, to be taken very seriously when planning a family-friendly holiday that keeps everyone happy. But if the luxe factor is what you're after and a bit of a break of your own is long overdue, we've an excellent range of stunning, five-star accommodations that also happen to house seriously sensational spas. From Ayurvedic body wraps to Purva Karma massages, deep tissue treatments to the very latest anti-aging facials, our luxury spa hotels will not only keep your children well taken care of, but they'll leave you glowing both inside and out on departure.
Centara Grand Beach Resort and Villas Hua Hin
Centara Grand Beach Resort and Villas Hua Hin is a stunning blend of old Siam architecture, relaxing family-friendly facilities and lashings of luxury along the sea edge.
With 13 hectares of private landscaped gardens, Centara Grand Beach Resort and Villas Hua Hin is a veritable playground for children and adults alike. The atmosphere is incredibly welcoming from the moment you enter the gorgeous doors of this "Old Siam" classic hotel. This luxurious resort dates back to 1923 and was...Hua Hin See this Villa & Book
The Residence Maldives
Offering the perfect blend of world-class diving facilities, Maldivian sunsets to-die-for and luxury accommodation, The Residence Maldives is an excellent family-friendly choice.
Located on the unspoilt southern island of Falhumaafushi in the Gaafu Alifu atoll, part of one of the largest and deepest atolls in The Maldives – Huvadhoo – The Residence Maldives 94 beach-front and over-water villas have been designed to compliment the surroundings, which they achieve beautifully. The...Maldives See this Villa & Book
Martinhal Sagres Beach Family Resort
Every now and then a luxury family hotel hits every high note. The Martinhal Sagres Beach Family Resort is one such property and we can't recommend it enough.
Every now and then a hotel crops up that hits every high note. The Martinhal Sagres Beach Family Resort is one such property. It was designed, specifically, with families in mind. Just over an hour's drive from Faro airport (or two and a half from Lisbon if you want to throw some culture in), the staff at Martinhal...Madeira and the Algarve See this Villa & Book
The W Verbier
W Verbier is a perfect balance between chic and inviting. With an immaculate concierge service, you'll be wanting for nothing at this alpine beauty.
W Hotels are effortlessly cool and this new addition in Verbier, which opened in December of 2013, is no exception. As an alpine and ski retreat, it is the first of its kind from the W Hotel brand. Situated across four adjacent chalets in the Médran area of this renowned Swiss resort, W Verbier is conveniently...Verbier See this Hotel & Book
The Cornwall Hotel Spa and Estate
Treasure trails and tennis, woodland walks and children's cinema are just some of the delights on offer at The Cornwall Hotel Spa and Estate. There's plenty for parents, too.
Not only is The Cornwall Hotel Spa and Estate set on 43 acres of stunning Cornish Victorian parkland, but it is a stone’s throw (or a short car ride, at least) from amazing local attractions such as the Eden Project, and a plethora of beautiful beaches ripe for long, lazy walks. There are beautiful rooms to book in...United Kingdom See this Hotel & Book
Loews Regency New York
Having reopened after a generous $100 million refurb, the stunning Loews regency New York resides just steps away from Central Park, Madison Avenue, and Museum Mile.
Having reopened after a generous $100 million refurb, the stunning Loews regency New York resides just steps away from Central Park, Madison Avenue, and Museum Mile. With no less than 328 apartment-styled guestrooms and 58 suites that are ideal for those travelling with children, the views of the infamous skyline,...New York See this Hotel & Book
Lime Wood is as unique as it is beautiful. Between the Herb Garden spa and the bike rides, the family cottages and Angela Hartnett heading the kitchen, you'll never want to leave.
What is so striking about Lime Wood is the incredible attention to detail that has gone into, literally, everything. The design and aesthetic is faultless. Every cushion is tossed with perfection; every napkin folded, just so. But it isn't in any way formal or intimidating and it is surprisingly family-friendly. The...United Kingdom See this Hotel & Book
The Setai, Miami Beach
The new suites at The Setai, Miami Beach promise family-friendly luxury, oceanfront happiness and multiple swimming pools for kids to play the day away.
The Setai, Miami Beach was voted “Best Hotel in Miami” by readers of Condé Nast Traveler in November 2013 and with very good reason. Between the achingly cool Art Deco strip along South Beach, the eclectic mix of fabulous restaurants in Little Havana and the endless miles of sandy beaches that wrap around the...Miami See this Hotel & Book
The St Moritz Hotel
With the St. Moritz hotel you can satisfy everyone from spa goddesses to budding surfers, keen fishermen and even tiny babies.
The St Moritz Hotel in Cornwall is a stunning property right on the edge of Greenaway Beach, that pays as much attention to its little guests as it does their parents. There are sweeping penthouses, apartments and villas to choose from (aside from the hotel rooms) that offer self-catering options, ideal if away as a...United Kingdom See this Hotel & Book
Mosaic Palais Aziza and Spa Hotel
A stunning and very luxurious family-friendly hotel in the coveted Palmerie area of Marrakech.
The stunning Mosaic Palais Aziza and Spa Hotel in the exclusive Palmerie area of the city promises to allow parents some romantic time alone while keeping children very well occupied. Between the camel rides, the organised visits to the souk (which you’ll appreciate if you’ve never been before – you can get...Marrakech See this Hotel & Book