The wonderful beaches and convenient climate make Sardinia a paradise for family holidays . A lot of beaches especially on the eastern coast of Sardinia are very well-suited for children, because they are protected from winds and the sea level is rather low. A lot of hotels and resorts specialize in family holidays and offer facilities like children’s pool, children’s clubs, activities for kids and an attractive excursion program. Diving , snorkeling , fishing , sailing , horse riding and trekking are just few of the activities that are possible on the mediterranean island.
Sardinia - Family friendly hotels
Many hotels in the island are equipped with a big range of facilities for families, in order to garantee the perfect package holiday in a children-friendly environment.
An outstanding family hotel on Sardinia is the four-star Hotel Club Saraceno in Arbatax . The friendly hotel is surrounded by nature and very well kept. It offers special rooms for families as numerous sport and leisure programs that are specifically designed for children, such as pottery courses with the Sardinian artist Danilo Carta . Expedia is offering deals for seven nights with two adults and two kids in this family hotel from £1.100 .
The Club Hotel Tirreno in Orosei is situated right at the beach of Cala Liberotto . The hotel is equipped with all necessary amenities to guarantee a perfect family holiday in Sardinia. It has a swimming pool with a water slide as well as a multitude of sports facilities like tennis courts and a mini golf course. The on-site Mini-Club offers a varied entertainment program for children. Expedia has deals for one week with two adults and two children in this hotel from £1.035 .
Sardinia family resorts and self-catering holidays with kids
Sardinia offers also a huge choice of resorts and holiday rentals for families with kids.
- The Forte Village Resort in Santa Margherita di Pula is a great example of one of the many family friendly resorts on Sardinia. The resort has plenty of different apartment types at various price ranges for you to choose from. The sports and entertainment options for your children are almost limitless. Luxurious Family Bungalows in one of the resort’s hotels are for instance available from Expedia for prices starting from £668 per day.
- E-Domizil has a wide selection of family houses and apartments on Sardinia.The holiday house La Vigna in Badesi near Castelsardo has space for up to four people. It is equipped with air condition, a washing machine and television. A pool, terrace and a grill are at the house whilea multitude of activities like canoeing, fishing or boat rentals are possible at the nearby beach. Pets are allowed. Rental prices for this accommodation start at £232 per week.
Familiy holiday Sardinia - the best activities
The possibilities for family activities and organized children’s programs are seemingly endless.
The Hotel Club Saraceno is offering a great sport- and excursion program. Daily tournaments are being held in various sports like football, water polo, beach volleyball or darts. The on-site diving centre is also offering special courses for children from the age of eight years. Organized trips to nearby caves, horseback riding or Quad bike tours through the magnificent landscape surrounding the resort are just some of many options for activities the Hotel is offering. A MiniClub equipped with its own children’s pool will attend children from four to twelve years of age.
The Forte Village Resort boasts an entire Childrens City that is simply a world of fun. An entire pool landscape called the Laguna is awaiting your children. And if this should ever get boring the kids can choose from a multitude of activities including a soccer school and even ice skating in summer. The Citta dei Bambini also has facilities that let children develop their individual skills through activities like painting, music, dance or creative writing.
An excursion to Sardinia in Miniatura near the famous nuragic site Barumini in the center of Sardinia lets you discover by boat, by train or just walking all the island in small size, including a nuragic village, the fossils exhibition, a botanical path and the playground. From middle of March to the end of September the park is open all days from 10:00 till 17:00. Full price tickets costs 10,00€ , children pay 8,00€ .