best all-inclusive family resorts
Planning a family vacation can be stressful, especially if you're on a budget. That's when all-inclusive family resorts come in handy. You'll have a worry-free holiday full of fun – and some well-deserved adult alone time! Alternatively, relax and watch your kids have fun.
Before you go, use our list of the top all-inclusive family resorts in the world to help you pick the perfect destination for your vacation. Some firms may be temporarily closed due to new global health and safety concerns.
1. Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort Fiji, Fiji
The Cousteau Resort is one of the greatest family resorts in Fiji, especially for those who enjoy spending time underwater. This top eco-luxe resort has access to some of the world's best dive sites, named after the renowned ocean explorer (and son of Jacques Cousteau). The Cousteau Dive Center, where guests may become sc
Kids under the age of six are assigned a personal nanny who can look after them throughout their stay, whereas older children are paired with a buddy to entertain them in small groups of five. A daily family snorkel is offered aboard a glass-bottom boat. Families may go out on the sea in a glass-bottom boat with their nanny
Blissed-out parents may chill by the pool, enjoy a spa treatment, or return to their family-friendly two-bedroom bure to unwind on the hammock or catch some shuteye on the comfy patio.
All meals and non-alcoholic beverages are included, as well as five off-site excursions each week (i.e. to the rainforest or waterfall), night entertainment, and several activities.
2. Grand Velas Riviera Maya, Mexico
Do you want your children to have the opportunity to live in luxury? Take them to the magnificent Grand Velas Riviera Maya Resort in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, for a luxurious family holiday. This charming location is ideal for spending a memorable family beach vacation because it's plush enough that you'll forget it's the best all-inclusive family resort.
The spacious rooms feature a private balcony, jacuzzi tub, personal concierge, 24-hour room service, and a minibar stocked at the ready; some even include a private plunge pool with gorgeous views of the sea. Each of the four on-site restaurants serves cuisine so delicious (seriously, we're talking gourmet food).
The Ambassador Experience is your best bet for a fun family vacation. It caters to families looking for awesome ocean views and is conveniently located near the kids' and teens' clubs. It lies mere steps from the soft, sandy beach, where guests can enjoy a ton of activities like volleyball, snorkeling, kayaking, and boogie boarding.
3. C Lazy U Ranch, Colorado, United States
Hello, city slicker. You've come to the correct location if you're searching for a way to go back to basics and avoid technology. C Lazy U Ranch is a first-rate, all-inclusive family resort that is so charming and lovely, you'll want to put on your stirrups and giddy up through the mountainous views.
The Norris Ranch is a great place for your family to let loose their inner cowboy (or cowgirl) and learn how to herder cattle, fly fish, and use a bow and arrow. Winter vacations provide lots of fun activities that will be talked about for years, such as dog sledding, snowshoeing, and snow tubing.
Hike through the Rocky Mountains, fish in Willow Creek, or enjoy an afternoon at the spa. Kids' activities are available for all, including teens, who can partake in supervised camping trips, whitewater rafting, and a visit to a local rodeo.
Comprising your rate are all meals and activities, plus luxury accommodations in adorable cabins. Family rooms include twin or bunk beds. Everything you'll need to stay active is included as well, so depending on the season, you'll have access to cross-country skis, snowshoes, ice skates, tennis rackets, basketballs, and volleyballs. Yee Haw!
4. Beaches Turks & Caicos, Turks and Caicos
The friendly family-friendly Beaches resort added a 45,000-square-foot Pirates Island Waterpark to keep the kids occupied. Not only may everyone try to hang 10 on the man-made wave rider, but they may also float down the lazy river or zip down water slides before grabbing a drink at the swim-up soda bar.
The soft, sugar-white sand of Grace Bay Beach, which extends over 12 miles of this enormous resort, is perfect for digging your toes into. You'll get complimentary paddleboards, kayaks, windsurfers, and snorkel gear as well as other water sports equipment with your package.
Want a break? Send the children to Kids Camp, where staff offer age-appropriate fun for children aged three to 17.