Queenly Child-Friendly Retreats
Babies, children and teenagers also have wellbeing needs, as do tired parents. Here are just a few places we know and rate that are family-friendly so you can heal and relax together. Looking for something different? Use our advanced search.
Restore and Reform in Portugal
Next retreats 13-20 & 20-27 October 2018: Bond with your new-born and recover from the birth with a post-natal team on these 6 night Pilates and wellness post-natal retreats, with physiotherapy, reformer Pilates sessions, soft tissue therapy and baby massage classes with plenty of time to rest, swim and soak up the sun. Your base is the Anantara luxury spa hotel, with a kids club and babysitting. Explore/book.
The Arrigo Programme in Somerset
Available all year round: This company offers bespoke and therapeutic retreats for parents with their children or teenagers who might be dealing with issues such as eating disorders or anxiety and depression. You could also bring your baby to relax and recuperate after a birth. Retreats mix therapies, psychotherapy, parenting support sessions and time to deeply rest. Explore/book.
Fusion Maia spa resort in Vietnam
Available all year round: This spa resort set on one of Vietnam’s finest beaches close to UNESCO listed cultural town of Hoi An offers all-inclusive wellness programmes for families. Bring up to two children between the age of 4 and 11 for their free massage in the Maia Mini Spa. Adults also get two treatments a day, the fusion food is a dream, and babysitting is available. Explore/book.
Adler Thermae spa resort in Italy
Open all year round: This elegant and deeply relaxing family-friendly spa resort in the Val d’Orcia area of Tuscany welcomes children over the age of four and has a dedicated kids club available at no extra charge. Children are welcome to use all of the main warm and cold pools, children’s massage is available and babysitting is on offer as an extra. Cycle together and enjoy lavish meals under the stars. Explore/book.
Ila Wellness in Oxfordshire
Available all year round: Devised by the team at ila and held at their barns in Oxfordshire, these bespoke and uplifting wellness workshops are tailored for children or families and combine yoga, sound healing and wellbeing talks with the chance to make your own bespoke apothecary product. Book in with your friends and family for a day or organise it as a child’s party. Stay at a B&B or visit for the day. Explore/book.