Taking that well deserved family break is on the top of every family's ‘to do’ list, so we thought we would help narrow your options down with the top 5 family friendly resorts, making sure that everyone goes home with everlasting memories.
Jumby Bay, A Rosewood Resort
Perfect for children of all ages, this hotel embraces fun and adventure, with endless possibilities to explore the unique wildlife around the island and below the waters. Kids can experience something like never before with
Jumby Bay’s Hawksbill Turtle Programme, where they can take part in the island's conservation efforts and see first-hand turtle nesting and help release the hatchlings in to the sea.
As a family owned and run resort, Blue Waters prides itself on understanding families’ needs. With a crèche and kids club for ages 18 months – 12 years offering arts and crafts, sports and team challenges, the kids will be kept well and truly entertained. There is also the ‘secret garden’ with various other activities for them to enjoy.
Family holidays to Curtain Bluff soon turn into family traditions, as guests return every year for their all-inclusive laid back luxury break. This is a great choice for a family holiday, especially if you have teenagers in tow. They can enjoy their independence and all the sports facilities on offer, while you make the most of the peace and quiet. The excellent CeeBee Kids’ Camp offers a complimentary programme of activities 5 days a week for children aged 3-10; a great way for kids to make friends and experience the resort on their own terms.
The Verandah Resort & Spa
The spacious suites make this perfect for families. Kids will love the Verandah’s cool crazy golf course- it’s the only one that we’ve come across in the Caribbean, and a great fun way to spend an hour away from the beach. With two different beaches and three different pools, you can do something different every day of your holiday at this resort.
St James's Club Resort & Villas
Families love this famous resort, with fire-eating to limbo dancing, steel band performances and crab racing, there’s never a dull moment here. There is also an open air Teen Club on the beach at Mamora Bay, and with the 60th annual Antigua Carnival this year, the fun never ends at this all-inclusive resort. Take the kids snorkelling at the amazing Coco Beach or try the complimentary water sports in the calm waters of Mamora Bay.
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