Country Kids, Languedoc-Roussillon
Country Kids, Languedoc-Roussillon

Best European Holidays and Breaks with Grandparents

A quarter of grandparents now holiday at least once in a while with their grandchildren, and Europe is a top destination for this kind of getaway by virtue of being easy to get to. We've shared our top recommendations for properties suitable for multi-generational holidays across continental Europe, many of them self-catering options that offer the space and flexibility that those travelling with kids generally appreciate.

Our hand-picked selection

Country Kids

Languedoc-Roussillon
An intimate, luxurious family resort in south-west France, with free childcare, swimming pools and even a petting farm.

Martinhal Sagres Beach Hotel & Resort

Algarve
Super-stylish rooms, houses and villas in southern Portugal, with kids' sports academies including football and surfing.

Ca Na Miracles

Mallorca
A 2-bedroom villa ideal for young families, it is all on one level and with a gated pool, plus it is a short drive from the local town and beach in Mallorca.

Premium Residence Arc 1950 Le Village

Arc 1950
A community of self-catering apartments sleeping up to 8, some with direct pool access, in the family-friendly car-free resort.

Ikos Olivia

Halkidiki
A popular all-inclusive luxury option including a football academy for tots through to teens, plus a lagoon pool with swim-up bar and family yoga.

Verdura Golf & Spa Resort

Sicily
A stylish luxury resort including a football, tennis and swimming academies, championship golf courses and an award-winning spa.

Sun Gardens

Croatia
A luxury property known for its kids' sporting tuition: football, swimming, tennis, basketball and even water polo.

Ca Na Fustera

Mallorca
Modern and traditional rural villa fit for a large family, with pool and plenty of lawned gardens to run around.

Offer of the week

Plan a midweek break at Legoland® Windsor Resort and receive a free room upgrade worth £60 when you book through Take the Family.

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