If you’re looking to book a family holiday of a lifetime, check out luxury travel experts Sophibee’s recommended destinations for 2018. There’s an around the world array of luxuriously unforgettable holidays, packaged specifically for families looking for that extra special trip this year.
The Peninsula Paris, France
Disney-lovers are in for a real treat at The Peninsula Paris. Their Family Time with Disney Offer welcomes young children with a Mickey or Minnie soft toy, dressed in a Parisian style outfit and embroidered with their name.
They will also be delighted to find a Disney costume hanging in their closet. The children’s room will be themed and filled with a host of surprises and treats for a complete immersion in this world of enchantment.
Four Seasons Safari Lodge at Seregenti
Share five or more fun-filled holiday days with your family during an unforgettable and magic family safari vacation at Four Seasons Safari Lodge Serengeti.
With a day-by-day itinerary helping families discover the very best of the Serengeti, children will learn about the “big five” – the lion, leopard, buffalo, elephant and rhinoceros – during carefully designed, fun and engaging activities. Rise over the Serengeti Plains at sunrise for a spectacular hot-air balloon safari (for children aged seven and over), discover the secrets of local cuisine with a family cooking class, and gaze out at passing wildlife from your room, suite or villa.
Fregate Island Private, Seychelles, Fregate Island
Enjoy a memorable family holiday at this luxurious private island retreat. The Family Offer is filled with interesting benefits, such as complimentary babysitting service for up to two hours per day, a personal assistant to arrange everything for you, your own buggy to explore, welcome massage and an introductory yoga session.
- Feed James, the 150-year-old Giant Tortoise, or a baby tortoise in the nursery
- Seek out the Tenebrionid Beetle, the “Fregate Beetle”
Gili Lankanfushi, Maldives, Lankanfushi Island
Spoil yourselves with a sunny family holiday at Gili Lankanfushi. The Gili Summer Escape Package includes a Sunset Dolphin Cruise, Jungle Cinema and for kids aged 5 to 11, a pizza making class with chef and a Fish ID eco-tour with a marine biologist.
The Langham, London UK
For an unforgettable London family break, stay at The Langham, London and enjoy a VIP tour of Hamleys, the world famous toy store. Afterwards, enjoy a Hamleys themed Afternoon Tea for the whole family.
Cliveden House & Spa, UK
Cliveden House & Spa offers the whole family 2-day passes to Legoland Windsor Resort, a copy of the Lego Movie DVD and complimentary popcorn to accompany the movie. The five-star Cliveden House & Spa is just minutes away from Legoland Windsor Resort.
Hotel Hassler, Roma, Italy
A holiday stay in the Eternal City at Hassler Roma gets even more unforgettable with the Family Escape Package. Or choose one or more of the experiences from IMAGO ARTIS TRAVEL, such as Little Artist, Little Pizzaiolo, Little Gelataio (learn how to make gelato), Little Detective, Little Mosaicist or Little Gladiator.
The Ritz-Carlton, Yalong Bay, Sanya, China
Set up camp in your hotel room or suite: The Ritz Kids Night Safari Adventures are an extraordinary experience for your little ones.
Mandarin Oriental, Boston, USA
Mandarin Oriental, Boston created a real adventure for families staying at this five-star hotel in the heart of Boston. Upon arrival, little guests are encouraged to begin their holiday by “catching” their own plush lobster at check-in. Pastry Chef Robert Differ will sweeten the arrival with the delivery of a New England sea-life-inspired cookie creation, which will include a personalised “message in a bottle” for each child.
An exclusive “treasure map” of Boston, showcasing concierge recommended “must-visit” kid-friendly destinations throughout the city, will be featured within each unrolled scroll. The quest for treasure will conclude with the discovery of a secret “X that marks the spot,” hidden within the hotel, ready to be found.
Mandarin Oriental, Singapore
This luxurious five-star family stay includes welcome amenities of a pair of MiniMO Panda plush toys and a jigsaw puzzle. Kids receive a complimentary scoop of ice-cream at Melt Café with every completed jigsaw puzzle.
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