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Our Best Family Resorts

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Your Kids Will Love a Sandos Vacation

Sandos has numerous resorts located in breathtaking beach destinations in Spain and Mexico, each with its own charm and amenities, and all with an excellent All Inclusive plan. However, we do have three resorts that are especially great for families traveling with kids. Each of these three resorts offers a Kids Club with many activities, various restaurants to choose from, and even more fun so you can experience adventure, culture and nature on your next beach vacation.

Keep reading to discover the three best Sandos resorts for families…

Sandos Caracol Eco Resort

Sandos Caracol resort water park

Designed especially for nature-loving travelers, at this resort in Mexico’s Riviera Maya kids will find all the adventure they crave. It all starts with our All-Nature Experience, a program of activities for the whole family so you can learn about nature, Maya culture, and the environment of the Riviera Maya: you’ll be able to swim through mangrove forests in the Jade River, snorkel in a cenote, experience Maya shows in natural outdoor locations, and so much more. The resort also has a Kids Club open from 10am to 10pm so the little ones can have a blast throughout the day with crafts, games and eco activities.

The Aquapark at Sandos Caracol now has even more fun for all ages, with a total of 29 water slides of different sizes and speeds. At this water park, you’ll find options for everyone from little kids to adults. To keep on enjoying your time under the sun, the resort also has two pools: a main pool near the beach with games and activities, and a calmer pool for families in search of quieter relaxation.

Sandos Caracol resort eco family room

Sandos Caracol Eco Resort also has new family rooms in our Signature Eco Section, all featuring WiFi access, bathrobes, slippers and other upgrades; the Signature Eco Superior room offers a bunk bed for two kids, while the Signature Eco Family Suite has a separate room with a bunk bed for three kids, a bathroom with two WCs and two showers, and a plunge pool on the balcony.

Sandos San Blas Nature Resort & Golf

Sandos San Blas eco resort for families

For families who want to explore on their next vacation! Located in Tenerife in Spain’s Canary Islands, Sandos San Blas sits right next to an environmental reserve with captivating volcanic scenery, the perfect place to explore on a memorable tour. The resort also has a lake surrounded by regional plant life so you can explore this beautiful location by kayak.

The Kids Club at Sandos San Blas offers many activities like crazy games, treasure hunts, pool games, face painting and more, open from 10:30am to 12:30pm and from 1pm to 3pm. There’s also a minidisco for kids every night at 8:30pm with the entertainment team!

This resort also has options for kids in its restaurants: you’ll find a kids menu, a special kids section at the buffet, cream of vegetable soups for babies at the buffet, and preparation of fruit purées for babies as a mid-morning snack on request.

Sandos Playacar Beach Resort

Playacar bike path

This Playa del Carmen, Mexico resort is for families who love parties and fun! Experience a daily beach party with the All-Playa Experience, an activity program that highlights a different famous world beach every day of the week, like Thailand, Jamaica and more. At these theme parties, you´ll find music, dance, culture, food, and sports tournaments on a massive white sand beach by the Caribbean Sea.

In addition to its amazing location on one of the biggest and most stunning beaches in the Riviera Maya, Sandos Playacar Beach Resort also has a beautiful main pool surrounded by palm trees where kids and adults alike can have fun with games and activities thanks to the entertainment team. There’s also a second pool located in the Family Section of the resort, where you’ll find a more laid-back vibe and an outdoor snack bar. To spend some quality family time, the resort has a miniature golf course along with bikes so you can go out and explore the area around the hotel.

The colorful Kids Club at Sandos Playacar is open from 10am to 10pm, and features a kids pool, a tree clubhouse, Play Station, games, crafts and much more for little ones. Teens will also find their own space at the Lite Teen Club (for guests ages 12 to 17 years old) with video games, arcade games, a non-alcoholic bar, and a dance floor.

Bring the Family to Sandos!

Thanks to Sandos, you can give your kids a dream vacation with memories that will last a lifetime. Come to Sandos to experience beach, nature, and culture in the best travel destinations in Mexico and Spain. Your kids will thank you for it!

To see our current discounts and start planning your All Inclusive family vacation, click here to visit our deals page.

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  • Thomas Bowman
    August 14, 2017

    I think Christmas would be an awesome time to go. I understand there is a zero chance of snow at anytime of the year in Playacar, especially on Christmas. lol

  • Joanne
    June 12, 2017

    How is Christmas at Sands Playacar?

    • Sandos Hotels
      June 15, 2017

      Hi Joanne! It’s so much fun. We don’t have the official itinerary yet, but we usually do a Candy Village, a visit from Santa, some theme parties for all ages, etc. Here’s a blog post we wrote on last year’s Christmas activities at each of our Mexico resorts: