07 December 2017
Spain is the ideal family destination, with sun, sea and sand right at your fingertips. Enjoy everything this fun-filled Latin location has to offer by spending your holiday at one of these Melia hotels…
Whisk your family off for a luxury city break at the Gran Melia Victoria, a five-star property which overlooks the classically-Mediterranean Bay of Palma, Majorca. Take advantage of perks such as complimentary Wi-Fi in your contemporary room, which comes with luxurious touches such as wooden mouldings and modernist art. Stay in one of their family rooms, which house up to four guests and come with amenities like flat screen TVs as well as balconies with garden or sea views.
Find fun for all the family at the Gran Melia Victoria. It has both outdoor and indoor heated pools, a wellness area offering massages and a fitness room holding state-of-the-art equipment. Dining at this hotel is a true delight, with three restaurants and 24-hour room service. Start your day off right with a continental buffet breakfast at Marivent Restaurant, sample a modern Basque Grill Menu at Ikatza Restaurant or whip up a storm with famous mixologist Javier de Las Muelas at the Dry Bar.
Explore Majorca at your leisure with the hotel’s bike and car rental services. Wander through the sites of Palma like its iconic gothic Cathedral, the Palma Aquarium with its shark tanks and Cala Major Beach which is all crystal-clear waters and golden sands. Visit top Majorcan sites like hiking hotspot the Tramuntana Mountains and the Hidropark which has kamikaze slides. For something unique, book a hot air balloon wine tour and view the idyllic Galmés I Ribot winery from on high.
Situated in the Costa Del Sol, The Gran Melia Don Pepe provides timeless luxury for all the family. Enjoy exquisitely-appointed rooms with art deco furnishings and Mediterranean views. Opulence awaits in this five-star hotel’s Redlevel Family Suites which have two bedrooms and two bathrooms – one with a hydro-massage tub – and surprise gifts for your kids. You can also benefit from Redlevel perks like private check-in and personalised concierge service, while Wiis and PlayStations are also available under this programme.
The hotel caters to all tastes with 10 bars and restaurants. Dine on succulent grilled meats at the lavish T-Bone Grill by Matías Gorrotxategi; treat your kids to artisan sweets created by Belgium’s finest pastry chefs at Darcis, savour traditional tapas dishes at Salazonia, or enjoy a romantic dinner at the Oyster & Caviar Champagne Bar. A menu of fun activities awaits with two outdoor pools, a children’s play area, two tennis and paddle courts, and the Spa by Clarins with a thermal circuit.
Discover the best of Marbella from your ideal location. Try exciting water sports like surfing at nearby sandy beaches. Putt on lush greens of the nearby Club de Golf Marbella – one of the 40 golf courses based less than an hour away – try karting on a professional circuit, or meet chimpanzees and leopards at the Bioparc Fuengirola zoo. Explore Spain by driving a 4x4 through Andalusia’s charming ‘white villages’ or with day trips to places like Seville, the birthplace of flamenco.
The Melia Marbella Banus is a four-star family-friendly hotel on Puerto Banus’ iconic ‘Golden Mile’. Its rooms are modern, with sleek tile flooring and soft-toned furnishings. You can stay in a Family Kids & Co Room, a spacious ground floor accommodation with a terrace. It comes with features just for kids including mini check-in, a ‘Kids&Co passport with case’, daily snacks, complimentary ice cream and Wiis available on request. Youngsters aged 5-11 even receive three complimentary activities when staying in A Family Kids & Co Room.
The fun never stops at the Melia Marbella Banus. There’s a mini club for the kids with an outdoor play area and swings, as well as three waterfalls and a children’s pool. There’s also an adults-only pool which is lined with relaxing Bali beds, along with tennis and paddle courts, a wellness area complete with a soothing Turkish bath and a 24-hour gym. Your dining options are extensive at the Melia Marbella Banus; enjoy a Mediterranean buffet with fresh fish at La Hiedra Restaurant, snack on light bites at Le Pool Club or watch exciting show cooking demonstrations at global buffet eatery Rio Verde.
Prepare for an amazing beach holiday in Puerto Banus. Relax on the smooth golden sands of Playa Puerto Banus, explore the hidden coves of Playa Nueva Andalucía with your kids or watch river birds pass through the reeds at Playa Rio Verde. Take your youngsters for a kick about at the nearby Marbella Football Centre, meet dolphins at the Selwo Marina park or pick up everything from sunglasses to designer clothes at the shop’s lining Puerto Banus’ marina; there’s plenty to do!