29 August 2018
Treat your kids to sun, sea and sand over the summer holidays. Find the family getaway of a lifetime by staying at one of the luxurious Gran Melia hotels dotted across the landscapes and islands of Spain, a destination renowned for its beaches, culture and fun activities!
Wherever you go in Spain, you’re sure to make lasting memories as a family. Travel to Madrid and lose yourselves within the hustle and bustle as you tour the grand 2000-room Royal Palace, browse stores along popular shopping area Gran Via and meet dolphins at the Zoo Aquarium. Head to Seville and discover intriguing cultural attractions such as the intricate Giralda bell tower and the ceramic tiled Plaza de España, while you can enjoy pristine beaches and activities like mini golf in coastal paradise Marbella. Spain is also home to a string of popular tourist islands including Marjorca and Tenerife, both known for their golden shores, thrilling water parks and dramatic landscapes.
You will find Gran Melia hotels in all the aforementioned locations, allowing you to make the most of everything they offer. Gran Melia is a chain of luxurious properties based throughout Spain, as well as in locations including Rome, Caracas and Rio de Janeiro, which are ideal for families. You will stay in modern and spacious rooms or suites with contemporary furnishings and creature comforts which can include flat screen TVs and Wi-Fi. Your accommodation often comes with arresting views of surrounding seas, gardens or breathtaking cityscapes, giving you the perfect backdrops for family holiday snaps!
Prepare to embark on a culinary adventure when staying at a Gran Melia hotel, as you’ll find dining options to suit all tastes. You can choose from buffet and à la carte menus, with various signature dishes and unique culinary experiences available for your family. Stay at Tenerife’s five-star Gran Melia Victoria, for instance, and you can enjoy a modern Basque grill menu at its Ikatza Restaurant. You can also watch spectacular live cooking demonstrations at Marivent Restaurant, which serves international breakfast buffets, and sip artisan cocktails at the Dry Bar by Javier de las Muelas.
Your kids will have a blast at these hotels, as there’s a selection of exciting amenities and activities for all the family to enjoy! You’ll find facilities such as outdoor and heated indoor pools, while some Gran Melia hotels provide kid’s clubs with activities ranging from arts and crafts to fancy dress parties and table tennis. While your kids play, relax in wellness areas where you can chill on sunbeds and unwind with massages and beauty treatments. With favourable locations, Gran Melia hotels give you access to nearby family-friendly facilities like beaches, golf courses and theme parks too!
Your Gran Melia holiday will stay with you forever, as you can take advantage of ‘extraordinary experiences’ during your getaway. In Majorca, you can sign up for a unique wine tour, where you’ll embark on a thrilling hot air balloon flight over the idyllic Galmés I Ribot winery. Should you choose to holiday in Tenerife you can enjoy a stargazing trip, where your family will be shown how to identify twinkling constellations and faraway planets such as Jupiter in the night sky. Opt for Marbella and explore the picturesque ‘white villages’ of Andalusia via 4x4; whatever you choose, you’re in for the family trip of your dreams!
Embark on a whirlwind family getaway over the summer holidays, by jetting off to the Gran Melia Victoria. Based just minutes away from the picturesque harbour of Palma, Majorca, the five-star Gran Melia Victoria is the ideal hotel for a fun family holiday in the sun. Stay in welcoming rooms which boast modern décor in soft neutral tones, while enjoying complimentary Wi-Fi so you can keep in touch with everyone at home. Enjoy a range of exciting amenities including outdoor and indoor pools, a wellness area where you can experience relaxing massages and a fitness area with state-of-the-art equipment, while the hotel features international cuisine to suit all tastes. From the Gran Melia Victoria you can explore Palma, visiting its golden beaches, landmarks like the iconic La Seu Cathedral, and the intriguing underground Caves of Drach, so you’re sure to have a blast!