Benalmadena – perfect for a child’s first holiday?
If you are taking your precious little one on their first holiday you’ll want to make sure you pick the perfect resort to ensure the trip is relaxing, fun and safe for everyone involved.
The Holiday Village in Benalmadena is the ideal choice for little kids. The whole all-inclusive resort has been geared to ensure you feel secure and happy about staying with young children in this unique little corner of the Costa del Sol.
The view over the pool is stunning and the panoramas of the sea behind will make you feel like you’re on a real luxury break. At the next-door Beach Club you’ll find a poolside Jacuzzi, two huge pools, a wave machine and a pirate ship for older brothers and sisters to play on.
There’s a whole activities roster at the Benalmadena Holiday Village including circus skills workshops, snorkelling and crazy golf. Check the roster daily and your children may find opportunities to enjoy archery, tennis, games, shows, the playground, an indoor golf driving net and a multi sports court too.
Football lovers aged 5-16 can make the most of the UEFA-qualified coaches sessions while anyone aged 3+ can join the swim academy and enjoy a lesson from an ASA-qualified teacher. Other activities include paddle tennis, billiards, basketball, table tennis, pool and darts.
By evening the whole family can come together again to enjoy the pop and cabaret shows at the open-air theatre, or watch a film in the mini cinema. A few examples of the most popular evening entertainment at the Benalmadena Holiday Village includes bingo, the mini disco and karaoke.
Look after the kids in shifts and at least one of you can enjoy the Jacuzzis, health club and massage treatments at the on-site spa. Take the time out to book in for a beauty appointment and along with your inevitable tan you’ll definitely come back home looking more relaxed than when you left.
There are 360 rooms over six floors and two buildings at the Holiday Village, meaning you can make as many friends as you wish, or keep yourself to your family. It’s up to you.That’s one of the great things about the Holiday Village, there are so many options.
The light, bright apartments sleep up to 6 people and come with a kitchen, dining area and balcony meaning you can keep a few snacks at home too.
Food and drink
During the evenings you can make the most of the al fresco restaurant and bar at the Beach Club. There’s also a Mexican and an Italian restaurant where you can sample your favourite pasta dishes or order something a little more spicy. Make sure to check out the Irish pub with Guinness on tap.
Children can enjoy unlimited ice cream between 10am-6pm from the snack bar, while adults can make the most of the all-inclusive tea, coffee and locally-produced alcoholic drinks.
If you need a change of scene for a few hours, take the kids to Tivoli World –they’ll love it! There are over 40 rides including the Big Wheel, Roller Coaster and Free Fall Tower. There’s also a little train that takes you around the whole site and a free show to enjoy too. Go-karts, bumper cars and the Tiny Town are sure to keep them busy and happy for another day.
The Holiday Village is only seven kilometres from Benalmadena centre where you can take a walk around the churches, shops and harbour. It’s also only one kilometre from the main Fuengirola beach where you can set your sun lounger up and wile the day away.
The resort has been created with families of all ages in mind, not forgetting that adults need to have a good time as well. Everything you could ever want from a family holiday to the Costa del Sol is taken care of here from kids’ clubs to Beach Clubs to pampering. The Benalmadena Holiday Village is the perfect resort for the whole family to enjoy a fun-filled break.