Our travel expert gives us some great options for Summer Holidays
France: Le Vieux Port, Messanges, Gascony and Gironde. From a pirate ship to Splash Park, a holiday here is perfect for all the family. Why not do a fly-drive, fly in to Biarritz and pick up a car on arrival. This is a large park with great on-site facilities. Lots of sports, near the beach and toddler friendly. Kids clubs and mini fun station for ages from 6 months old. For older kids there are plenty of outdoor activities and age 16+ discos as well as a family one! Kid’s discos, animation teams, kids clubs, games room, water-sports, scuba diving and many excursions that can be done from this park.
Italy: Bella Italia, Lake Garda. A firm family favourite and one that books up early. With a choice of different types of accommodation Bella Italia is a great choice for families with children aged from 4 to 16. With choices of camping, mobile homes, apartments, bungalows and the Bella Italia hotel there is a room to suit everyone. There are a number of flight options available and some really great offers if you can travel outside of peak season. The facilities and friendly staff have earned this property a great reputation especially with Irish holiday makers.
UK: Centerparcs. In five locations in the UK Centerparcs offer everything from adrenaline fuelled thrills to quiet creative activities. Easily accessible from Ireland for fly-drives or perfect for those wanting to drive and take a ferry. Set in magical forest locations with subtropical swimming paradises, beaches, adventure playgrounds, cycle paths and endless things to do for all of the family. Stay in a tree house or one of the many types of lodges, hotels or apartments. Excellent for both an outdoor and an indoor holiday.