The world’s best hotel kids clubs for 0 to 12 year olds

Last updated 18th August 2023

Have you noticed that resorts are paying a lot more attention to kids clubs these days? We have, and our eagle eyes have alighted on seven of the most extraordinary examples for kids aged from 0 to 12 years. Prepare to feel a tiny bit jealous of your children very soon!


Private beach at Daios Cove Crete

Daios Cove, Crete: qualified childcare from Worldwide Kids Co.

Childcare is an important part of the Daios Cove family holiday experience. So parents can escape for a little bit of ‘us’ time, secure in the knowledge that their kids are being looked after by a dedicated team of childcare specialists.

Supervision for babies and toddlers in the crèche is managed by UK childcare experts Worldwide Kids Co. This means qualified nursery staff meet UK standards and regulations, and you can confidently leave babies from as young as four months.


Children’s diving lessons, Daios Cove Crete

Meanwhile, older kids can check in for fun at the well-equipped children’s club where friendly, highly trained, multilingual staff make them feel at home and organise games and activities.

There’s also babysitting on tap at this famously family-friendly resort, as well as an outdoor playground, pool games in the children’s pool and kids’ menus.

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Beautiful gardens, Beaverbrook, Surrey

Beaverbrook, Surrey: Sharky & George kids club and Bear Grylls Academy

Set in the heart of the Surrey Hills, Beaverbrook creates a fantasy country house atmosphere for adults and indulges kids endlessly too. Their 470-acre playground offers a whole host of activities for younger guests and kids’ event experts, Sharky & George, organise and run the kids’ club.

Engaging, high-energy activities range from bug hunting and den building to night safaris, all of which take place every weekend. When the weather isn’t playing, kids are kept entertained with designated swimming times and afternoon movies in the on-site cinema.

If that’s not enough excitement, the hotel has also joined forces with the Bear Grylls Academy to deliver action-packed adventures for older kids and teens, such as wilderness races, axe throwing, navigation challenges and wild camping.


Eden Villa, Andronis Arcadia, Santorini

Andronis Arcadia, Santorini: ultra-luxury hotel that has a way with kids

As one of the few ultra-luxury hotels in Santorini which welcomes families, Andronis Arcadia  is a rare find in this part of Greece.

Designed to inspire creativity, imagination, and innovation in children aged four to 14 years old, the new kids’ club offers holistic learning experiences connected to the cultural heritage of Santorini and interpreted through carefully curated group activities.


Andronis Arcadia, Santorini

However, children can also enjoy yoga, spa treatments, cooking lessons, tennis, hiking trails and photo safaris. Plus, beyond the core club schedule, kids also have the opportunity to experience the hotel’s dedicated robotics lab.

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Bienehuus Kids Club, Victoria-Jungrau Grand Hotel & Spa

Victoria-Jungfrau Grand Hotel & Spa, Switzerland

The brand-new children’s house named ‘Bienehuus’, which means beehive, officially opened its doors this summer at the Victoria-Jungfrau Grand Hotel & Spa in Interlaken, Switzerland.

Although the focus is on learning, spa, wellness and Swiss nature, children between the ages of three to 12 also enjoy a varied programme of activities including a literature club, the chance to become master pizzaiolos, learn flower arranging,  yoga or take dance classes.

These experiences can be enjoyed in specially designed rooms in the house, where young guests can also paint read, play or just be themselves. However, just like in a beehive, there’s always something going on…

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Mountains and beaches at Puente Romano, Marbella

Puente Romano, Marbella: inspired spaces designed just for kids

Marbella has always been a great family destination. However, Puente Romano takes that to another level with their excellent  La Casita Club. Designed to give five to 12 year olds their own inspirational space to experience all the resort has to offer, the club features everything from an Immersive Escape Room to Roman Treasure Hunts.

There’s also Movie Making activities, as well as Wellness Wednesdays. Plus, one of the three kids club spaces, is dedicated to Mini Club, for little ones up to four years old. And more grown up ‘children’, have Teen Spirit: a sophisticated adult-style space, which includes an outdoor gym for under 18-year-olds only.

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Beach at Shangri-La Le Touessrok, Mauritius

Shangri-La Le Touessrok: one of the largest kids clubs in Mauritius

With one of the largest kids’ clubs in Mauritius, Shangri-La Le Touessrok has a new weekly programme of activities, focused around sport, education, art and culture.

Here, children aged from four to 12 have the chance to make new friends, learn skills, and challenge themselves, through cooking classes, arts and crafts. Discovering Mauritian instruments is another club highlight, along with access to a range of water sports, such as kayaking, kitesurfing, hobie cats, glass bottom boats and fishing.

Although, if all that isn’t exciting enough, try treasure hunts, golf, tennis, beach games, pool parties and even movie nights at the resort’s outdoor cinema.

What’s more, the hotel’s very own Tortoise Cove is home to ​​three giant Aldabra tortoises – Toto, Fifi, & Lola – three new friends who will help children make magical holiday memories.

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Terrace Chablé Yucatan, Mexico

Chablé Yucatan, Mexico: a club for kids with Mayan myths in the mix

Opening later in 2023, Chablé Yucatan’s kids club is inspired by the Mayan myth of the Aluxes: a tale of little spirits who cause mischief whilst caring for the region’s agriculture.

With elevated pathways winding through the trees, the club allows the wildness of the Yucatan jungle to take centre stage. Alternatively, children can grow vegetables in ka’anchés (traditional Mayan gardens) or watch movies under the leafy tree canopy. Learning experiences include stargazing on astronomy themed nights,  as well as theatre, photography, pottery and henequen weaving workshops.


New Chablé Yucatan Kids Club, Mexico

However, Chablé’s youngest guests can also let off steam during pickleball, ping pong or table football tournaments. And other highlights include a soft play area complete with slides, a splash zone, children’s library, and a dedicated teen area.

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La Zambra, Andalusia: kids club with creative strengths

Set in the hills between Malaga and Marbella, La Zambra is the former iconic Byblos hotel: a renowned 80s and 90s favourite for rockstars from Mick Jagger to Julio Iglesias.

With a complimentary childcare, the baby club is for infants between six months and three years old and managed by specially trained staff.


Village of Mijas, neighbour to La Zambra

Although older kids, aged between four and 10 years, can enjoy a sophisticated playground with indoor and outdoor areas. Alternatively, a range of eco-activities are on offer, including gardening, crafting with recycled materials or exciting eco-gymkhanas. And for an educational angle,  kids can also enjoy flamenco classes, Andalusian pottery classes and even learn how to make gazpacho.

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