If you like a holiday filled with activities and entertainment, around the pool or on the beach, Cape Verde's Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa is the place for you. This family-friendly all-inclusive stylish oceanfront hotel on the island of Sal, just 30 minutes' transfer from the airport, is ideal with kids aged 5 to 12 years, with a kids' club during the summer months, plus play areas, a mini disco and kids' pools.
For parents and grandparents, there are dance and Creole lessons, a gym with yoga classes, beach volleyball and a spa, among other delights. And if watersports are your thing, the nearby centre offers a variety of activities for an extra charge. Alternatively, simply chill out in one of the beach cabanas.
Pretty much everything at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa is factored into your overall price, including meals in buffet and à la carte restaurants, drinks and ice cream.