Top Five Destinations for Family Fun in the Sun

January 13th, 2014 by Comment button No Comments »

Hilton Papagayo Resort

Traveling with family through the Caribbean and Central America is the perfect vacation. Not only can you enjoy fun in the sun, you can also enjoy a break from your hectic life. Check out the top five destinations for entertainment and relaxation with the family.

Hilton Papagayo Resort & Spa, Costa Rica

This all-inclusive Resort is located on the Pacific Ocean near the Papagayo Gulf. It is only 20 minutes from the airport and offers tropical gardens and deep blue seas. You can start your day off out by the beach or on one of the hiking trails and end the day in the infinity pool or with a relaxing massage. With a combination of wildlife and water life, everyone in the family will enjoy this vacation.

JW Marriott, Costa Rica

The JW Marriott is one of the best family friendly resorts in Costa Rica. The free kids club and world-class spa will entice everyone in the family to take some time to relax. Starting the day in the free form pool and then moving to the shade of the gardens and wildlife areas will offer a variety of different experiences. If you are looking for some shopping, an inexpensive thirty minute shuttle into town will take care of your gift buying needs.

Barcelo Maya Palace Deluxe, Riviera Maya

As one of the only family friendly resorts in the Mexican Caribbean, the Barcelo Maya Palace is luxury at its best. The beautiful white beaches are carefully preserved. The resort boasts five bars and many facilities and services. The property includes a disco, a chapel, the U-Spa, 4 swimming pools with Jacuzzi and a children’s area with a water park, and a theatre.

Carlisle Bay, Antigua

Families looking for outdoor adventure will love the Carlisle Bay. You can enjoy sailing, kayaking in the mangrove, snorkeling, windsurfing and paddle boarding as part of the resort amenities. Motorised water sports such as water-skiing, wakeboarding and tubing take place in a neighbouring cove in order to preserve the tranquility of Carlisle Bay for all their guests. If the pool is more your style, there is a beautiful turquoise pool in the resort. In addition, its accommodations are designed to allow for both families and couples to vacation in peace.

Beaches Resort, Turks & Caicos

Whether you are traveling with small children or teenagers, the all-inclusive Beaches Resort will make everyone happy. Twelve miles of beautiful sandy beach along with a gigantic water park will provide hours of fun. If your teenagers love online gaming, they will especially enjoy the game room. Get ready for some family fun with plenty of sun and tropical atmosphere at Beaches Resort.


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