Multi-Generational Travel - Our Pick of the Best Hotels Around the World

Multi-Generational Travel - Our Pick of the Best Hotels Around the World

Below we’ve rounded up some of our favorite hotels and resorts, and why they’re perfect for multi-generational trips.

Tunisia, North Africa
The Residence Douz
Perfect for: Exhilarating Excursions

Providing a gateway to the Sahara, Cenizaro Hotels and Resort’s first desert property, The Residece Douz offers an otherworldly escape to travellers of all ages. Surrounded by glistening golden dunes and swaying palms the luxury resort comprises of 50 elegant villas, two gourmet restaurants and a sprawling Spa by Clarins. Guest ambassadors are on hand to arrange a variety of exciting excursions from day trips to the village of Matmata, otherwise known as the home of “Luke Skywalker”, to a glamping experience in Tembaine and exhilarating explorations of the desert by jeep, quadbike or camel. After days spent out in the Saharan sun, adults’ senses can be soothed with rejuvenating treatments at the spa, whilst for tiny travellers the kid’s club is complete with an observatory for stargazing, child-friendly pool and playrooms perfect for revelling in the shade. Visit

Dubai, UAE
Burj Al Arab Jumeirah
Perfect for: Ultimate Luxury

Situated on its own private island, the iconic Burj Al Arab Jumeriah is an all-suite hotel with a collection of two and three-bedroom suites offering the utmost comfort and luxury for multigenerational holidays. To explore Dubai as a family, head out in one of the hotel’s supercars, on a chauffeur-driven tour of the city. The hotel’s youngest guests enjoy complimentary access to the kids’ clubs at neighbouring hotels, Jumeirah Al Qasr and Jumeirah Beach Hotel, where activities range from crafts and sports to screenings of the latest family blockbusters, while the nearby Wild Wadi Waterpark features a range of epic rides and slides. For a date night like no other, parents can head to the Skyview Lounge for masterful mixology and unbeatable views from the 27th floor. Adults can also indulge in a menu of over 40 treatments at Talisa Spa, alongside indoor infinity pools overlooking the Arabian Gulf. Visit

Newport Beach, California
The Resort at Pelican Hill
Perfect for: Wildlife Lovers

As one of the best whale-watching spots in the world, and with 10 miles of pristine coastline to explore, the deep blue waters of Newport Beach offer almost guaranteed sightings of whales, seals and dolphins. Families can head out on an organized tour or private cruise with Newport Coastal Adventure during a stay at The Resort at Pelican Hill, where 500 acres of picturesque grounds offer a wealth of family activities, from making a splash in the striking Coliseum Pool to a round of golf on the hotel’s 18-hole championship courses. Private villas and bungalows offer up to four bedrooms with private terraces and ocean views. Visit or

Thanda Island
Perfect for: A Tropical Escape

Nestled within Tanzania's Shungimbili Island Marine Reserve, Thanda Island, the world’s only exclusive-use private island surrounded by a protected marine reserve, is probably the most reclusive island escape out there. Offering guests utter seclusion and peace, in a location off-limits to everyone but the resort staff, Thanda Island offers endless possibilities of activities to keep the whole family entertained. From scuba diving East African Coast’s rich marine life, enjoying a bird’s eye view with a tour in Thanda’s own helicopter, to unlimited water-sports, spa treatments and excursions to Zanibar, Mafia Island and whale shark exhibitions, Thanda Island is the perfect destination to be enjoyed by all the members of the family. Visit


Ibiza Gran Hotel
Perfect for: The Foodie Family

Situated on the scenic seafront with views of luxurious marinas, Ibiza Gran Hotel is a haven of Mediterranean luxury. Beyond its sophisticated suites and stunning vistas, the hotel caters to families, offering a quiet retreat for adults and a wonderland children. Strategically located in vibrant Marina Botafoch, the hotel offers easy access to Ibiza's bustling scene, perfect for families with older teens seeking excitement. Indulge in culinary delights at the hotel’s renowned restaurants, including Michelin-starred La Gaia by Óscar Molina and Downtown Ibiza by Cipriani, offering a diverse culinary experience for every palate. With internationally acclaimed Novikov and Zuma now available, Ibiza Gran Hotel promises a gastronomic journey for all guests. Visit

Hotel Don Pepe Gran Meliá
Perfect for: The Sporty Family

Hotel Don Pepe Gran Meliá, situated near Marbella's historic old town, is a family-centric haven offering a range of activities for all ages. Families can unwind and revitalize at the wellness center, featuring rejuvenating treatments and experiences in partnership with TACHA, the beauty and wellness cosmetics brand. Sports enthusiasts can enjoy our golf course and paddle tennis courts with friendly competitions for all the family. Parents can relax as their children are entertained at the supervised kids' club. Live music performances add vibrancy to family evenings, while nearby activities such as yacht trips from Puerto Banús to Gibraltar promise unforgettable adventures. With two outdoor pools; one catering specifically to children - and a heated indoor pool, families can relax in style. Visit


Windsor, Berkshire
Fairmont Windsor Park
Perfect for: The Family Staycation

Looking for a luxurious countryside escape with endless activities to keep the children entertained? Fairmont Windsor Park is the ideal choice. The hotels sprawling grounds and manicured gardens provide the perfect playground for little ones to explore, ensuring a delightful retreat for the whole family. In addition to having their own kids club, Fairmont Windsor Park goes above and beyond for its smallest guests with specialized children’s spa treatments, dedicated children’s swimming times, an outdoor playground, tennis and padel courts, bike hire around the 40-acre estate, full collection of boardgames, croquet, and Mini Land Rover off road experiences. Visit

Bath, Somerset
The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa
Perfect for: A City Break

The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa offers an idyllic mix of open countryside and city-based attractions to explore. There are 45 uniquely designed rooms at the property, including family-friendly interconnecting rooms and 11 spacious suites which can accommodate extra beds or cots, free of charge. Family rooms are also fitted with adorable kid’s-sized bath robes, and a selection of toys and board games. Family meals are made easy at Montagu’s Mews with a specially designed children’s menu and afternoon tea selection, featuring fan favorites such as penne pasta and toasted ham and cheese sandwiches – whilst adults can enjoy a more refined offering from the A La Carte or Tasting menus, curated by Executive Head Chef Martin Blake. Visit