Beach holidays are still the most popular option for families, as the tried and tested combination of sun, sea and sand is hard to beat. With that in mind, we’ve searched the globe for the very best family beaches. Warning: serious wanderlust ahead.

Grace Bay Beaches Resort

20 Grace Bay, Turks and Caicos

Winning World Travel Awards ‘Leading Beach destination’, Grace Bay is the definition of picture postcard perfect. With a reef a mile out to sea breaking the swell, the clear water is gentle enough for tots to play in. Near to the white sands are plenty of watersports companies ready to take you kite-surfing and jet skiing.