From basic campsites to luxury resorts, Europe is packed with fantastic family-friendly places to stay. And whatever your budget and your tastes, we've made it our mission to round up the cream of the offerings when it comes to European activity and adventure holidays, ski and winter sports holidays, all-inclusive resorts, holiday parks, farmstays, city breaks and much more besides. 

Scroll down for our handpicked recommendations for child-friendly places to stay in Europe in these categories and more, or if you're looking to book a luxury family resort or tailor-made holiday in Europe, contact our travel consultants on 020 3633 0653 or via our enquiry form. 

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P&O Cruises: Oceana

Caribbean, Europe
Explore the Med or the Caribbean on fly-cruise holidays aboard this family-friendly cruise liner.

Hotel Rila

Bulgaria
A half-board ski hotel in Bulgaria with pool, childcare and near the slopes.

Self-catering holiday home in Limousin

France
A large holiday home in rural south-central France, with an outdoor pool.

Le Ranolien Campsite

Brittany
A beautifully landscaped site in Brittany with a huge pool complex, lively atmosphere and children's entertainment.

Adagio Aparthotel Montmartre

Paris
Located in the heart of Paris, with a small courtyard for the kids to play in, a car park if you a driving and apartments with all the basics you need for a city break.

Château Les Carrasses

Languedoc-Roussillon
Luxury resort in a stunning rural setting in southern France, with hotel and self-catering options plus childcare for ages 4-12.

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Maeva Residence Les Océanes

Pays de la Loire
Facing the beach. Direct access to the thalassotherapy centre. Discover of the Amour Coast.

Hôtel Beaudon

Picardy
In a prime position with views of Merlin's castle, this family-friendly hotel in Picardy serves up hearty meals, has comfy rooms and stunning views.

Alpine Elements - Family Ski Holidays

Rhone Alpes
A variety of chalets and hotels in the French and Austrian Alps, ideal for families, especially those with young kids.

Chalet Hotel Tarentaise

Méribel
A cosy piste-side option with childcare, offered on a fully catered basis.

Maeva Residence Grande Motte

Tignes
Spacious self-catering apartments in Tignes, close to lifts and the centre.

Camping Landal Warsberg

Baden Wuertemberg
A spacious holiday park in the Mosel Valley woodlands with indoor pool, children's pool and playground.

Grecotel Amirandes

Crete
Luxury hotel in Crete, with cosy beach coves, a top spa and so much on offer for the children.

Neilson Cosmos Beachclub

Lefkas
An intimate Neilson beachclub, best known for its windsurfing, sailing, biking and close proximity to Vassiliki on the Greek island of Lefkas.

Hotel Oleandri Resort

Campania
An intimate family-friendly resort in Campania, with an outdoor pool, kids club and nearby beach.

Perdepera Beach Resort

Sardinia
Ideal option for active family holidays, with watersports, tennis and mountain-biking; exclusive discount available.

Hilton Malta

Malta
An award winning beachfront family hotel on Malta, with kids pools, a kids club, spa and some amazing restaurants.

Hotel Kompas

Slovenia
Popular family hotel in Slovenia with large bedrooms, indoor pool and playground. Ideal for summer and winter.

Kalkan Regency

Mediterranean Region
A luxurious boutique hotel in southern Turkey, welcoming to families during the school holidays.

Disney’s Sequoia Lodge®

Marne-la-Vallée
A popular mountain-themed option beside Lake Disney, with castle views from some rooms.