Think that honeymoons have to be just you and your partner? Think again. Whilst going on honeymoon as a couple is by far more popular, more and more couples are choosing to combine their honeymoon with a family holiday and take the kids with them. If that’s something that you think you and your partner would enjoy, we take a look at some family honeymoon ideas that will be perfect for you, your partner and the kids.
Carlisle Bay Antigua
Antigua is one of the world’s most beautiful honeymoon destinations, and it is also the perfect place to honeymoon with the kids. Carlisle Bay is the perfect resort to stay at, where you can book accommodation with three ensuite bedrooms as well as enjoy one of the most modern and stylish resorts on the island. There is the Caribbean Cool Kids Club for children aged six months to six and the Crew Blue and Crush programme for older kids and teens, ensuring you and your partner get some time alone together.
Martinhal Beach Resort and Hotel, Portugal
The Martinhal Beach Resort and Hotel is one of the most family friendly resorts in Europe, yet still retaining a chic sophistication that is perfect for a family honeymoon. You can make one of the funky two or three bedroom houses at the resort your own and the kids can enjoy a range of activities including kids clubs, surfing, biking and discos.
St Moritz Hotel, Cornwall
If you prefer to stay in the UK for your family honeymoon, a great choice is the St Moritz Hotel in Cornwall. Honeymooning in the UK is getting more popular, thanks to its affordability, the ease of travel and the excellent standard of accommodation available. The St Moritz Hotel lies in between two of Cornwall’s hippest resorts, Rock and Polzeath. You’ll love the open kitchen restaurant with food by Jamie Porter whilst the kids will have hours of fun in the pool as well as enjoying a wide range of beach activities with the hotel’s Kids Club.
Royal Palm, Marrakech, Morocco
If you fancy something a little different, why not try a stay at the Royal Palm, Marrakech? Situated at the foot of the Atlas Mountains and inspired by Berber culture, it’s an amazing experience for both adults and children. You can book your own villa here with private pool which the kids will love, as they will the complementary kids club and babysitting service. Renowned for the quality of its food, there are four restaurants on site.
Lux Belle Mare, Mauritius
You tend to think of Mauritius as a couples resort, but more and more hotels in Mauritius are catering for families. The Lux Belle Mare is one of the best. Here you can enjoy suites designed by Kelly Hoppen, amazing gardens and some of the best food you’ll ever taste. There’s lots to do for the kids too, making it a great choice for a family honeymoon.