Posted on Jul 20, 2016

Luxury Family-Friendly Holidays

Five Exceptional Holiday Destinations for you and your Family to Plan or Dream About!

Here at Glorious Difference headquarters we love a good holiday, so we’ve curated a list of five luxury family-friendly holidays to plan towards or just dream about! Maybe you’ve been working hard and would like to plan a special trip with your family, or maybe you’d like to have a plan in case you win the lottery! Either way, most parents dream of escaping from the working, cooking, cleaning and washing treadmill that is parenthood! There’s nothing like recharging the batteries and forgetting about the clock (with the exception of happy hour!) while letting the kids roam free.

So here are five, luxury family-friendly holiday destinations:

Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley – Greater Blue Mountains, Australia

Luxury Family-Friendly Holidays - Wolgan Valey

A magical resort set amidst the awe inspiring and world heritage-listed Greater Blue Mountains. Just two and a half hours from Sydney you can totally disconnect with the city and enter into a world of luxury, peace and serenity. You and the kids will have 7,000 acres of wilderness to explore on foot or horseback. Activities include guided walks, conversation talks, archery and horse riding. Babysitting can easily be arranged if you need a bit of R&R in the spa or one of the two exceptional restaurants that specialise in organic, local produce.

Website: www.oneandonlyresorts.com/one-and-only-wolgan-valley-australia

Four SeasonsResort Hualalai – Hawaii

Luxury Family-Friendly Holidays - Hualalai

Your holiday will start the minute you get off the plane with uniformed staff waiting to take you and your luggage to your luxury transport to the resort. The resort is set on the North Kona Coast of Hawaii’s largest island. The resort boasts absolute beach frontage with everything you can imagine to make you and your family comfortable and entertained the entire time. The beautiful white-sand beaches are incredible and service is warm and full of the aloha spirit.

Website: www.fourseasons.com/hualalai/

Lily Beach Resort & Spa – Maldives

Luxury Family-Friendly Holidays - Lily Beach

Imagine lazing around with the family gazing at the fish in your massive over water villa! The resort has a great kids club called Turtles Kids’ Club and lots of kid-friendly activities like pedal boats, hermit crab racing, treasure hunts, snorkelling and volleyball. Better yet the resort is all-inclusive so there won’t be any nasty shocks when checking out.

Website: www.lilybeachmaldives.com

The Farm at Kidnappers – Hawkes Bay, New Zealand

Luxury Family-Friendly Holidays - The Farm

A luxury boutique hotel set amidst a 6,000 acre working, sheep and cattle farm with stunning views of the Pacific Ocean. There’s plenty of things for the kids to do from quad biking to farm activities to the heated pool and a spa and golf course for mum and dad! They have everything you need for the kids and can set you up with a nanny upon request.

Website: www.capekidnappers.com

L’Apogée – Courchevel, France

Luxury Family-Friendly Holidays - France

Located at the foot of the slopes in Courchevel 1850, this ski in/ski out 5-star resort has the largest kids club in Courchevel. It also boasts a spa, pool, hot tub, sauna, steam room, salt cave and as well as meals prepared by a Michelin-starred chef! What more could you want!

Website: www.lapogeecourchevel.com