If you’re thinking about a family villa holiday in Spain, it’s like having Europe in miniature to choose from. You can pick island adventures on tempting archipelago like the Balearics or the Canaries. There are beachy breaks on dozens of Atlantic and Mediterranean costa. Explorers can opt for historic cities, towns and villages. You can even rent a villa in winter, and mix days on the Med with a family ski break in the Sierra Nevada.
With so much choice where do you even start? Following the advice of experts is always a good plan, so here are five of the finest family Villa Plus villas in Spain, handpicked by Family Traveller, with everything you could want from a holiday in mind.
Sleeps up to nine, from £2119 per week
Playa Blanca old town is a short drive from Villa Los Arcos. Great for waterfront cafés, bars and restaurants, it’s one of the prettiest resorts on the island’s sheltered south west coast.
A perfect choice for family days out walking or cycling along the coastal walkway, Playa Blanca is also where you’ll find Rubicon Marina home to designer shops, a bowling alley, family swimming pool and several restaurants with sensational sea views.
Ideal for larger families or multi-gen holidays, Villa Los Arcos has four bedrooms, three bath/shower rooms, and an adjoining annexe with its own separate entrance.
The villa also has panoramic sea views from several bedrooms, a private swimming pool and outdoor terrace, and older kids will love the games table and basketball court in the garden.