updated august 2014

This directory is a summary of articles and best of  lists published by some of the top family travel magazines and blogs, to help inspire you to find the best kid friendly destinations and accommodations for your family travels. Please see directory below to find something amazing !

Australia with kids

 

best of lists by region:

the world
united states and canada
mexico
caribbean
central and south america
europe
africa and the middle east
asia
australia and the south pacific

 

the world

 

world’s best family hotels (cntraveller uk ed. 2014)

top new family hotels in the world (cntraveler hot list 2014)

top 25 family hotels in the world (tripadvisor traveler’s choice 2014)

world’s best family hotels (travel + leisure 2013)

top 10 resorts for globetrotting families (forbes 2013)

 

 

united states and canada

 

top 25 family hotels and resorts in the u.s.a. (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

top 25 family hotels and resorts in canada  (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

top 10 dude ranches in america  (family vacation critic 2013)

north american family all inclusive resorts (new york times 2012)

america’s best family hotels (travel and leisure 2013)

canada’s best family hotels (travel and leisure 2013)

great family hotels u.s.a and caribbean (cntraveler 2012)

best family boutique hotels in the u.s.a. (msnbc 2011)

best family beach resorts usa (family vacation critic 2011)

top 10 kids programs u.s.a and caribbean (family vacation critic 2011)

top 10 family ski resorts u.s.a and canada (family vacation critic 2011)

15 places in america for your kids to see before age 15 (budget traveler 2011)

 


mexico

 

top 25 family hotels and resorts in mexico (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

10 best family all inclusives in mexico (family vacation critic 2013)

top 5 family hotels and resorts in mexico  (travel and leisure 2013)

 


caribbean

 

top 10 family hotels in the caribbean  (tripadvisor travelers’ choice award 2014)

top 10 family hotels and resorts in the caribbean (travel and leisure 2013)

great family hotels u.s.a and caribbean (cntraveler 2012)

top 10 family resorts in the caribbean (family vacation critic 2011)

top 10 family all inclusive resorts in the caribbean (family vacation critic 2011)

top 10 kids programs u.s.a and caribbean (family vacation critic 2011)

turks and caicos with the kids (trekaroo 2012)


 

central and south america (latin america)

 

top 25 family hotels in south america (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

top family hotels and resorts in central and south america (travel and leisure 2013)

top 10 family hotels in costa rica  (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

top 10 family hotels in argentina (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

top 25 family hotels in brazil (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

top 10 family hotels in chile (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

top 10 family hotels in peru  (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

top 10 family hotels in uruguay (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

top 10 family hotels in columbia (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

family-friendly boutique hotels in panama city (pint size pilot 2014)

buenos aires argentina with kids (cntraveler 2012)

suggested family trips for latin america (lonley planet 2012)

 

europe – general

 

top 25 family hotels in europe (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

20 great family hotels in europe (the times london 2013)

best family hotels in europe (travel and leisure 2013)

top 10 family hotels in europe (mr. and mrs. smith 2010)

perfect family holiday europe (cntraveller uk 2011)

15 great family apartments in europe (cntraveler 2011)

europe – austria

top 25 family hotels in austria (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

vienna austria with kids (cntraveler 2012)

 

europe-bulgaria

top 25 family hotels in bulgaria  (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

 

europe – croatia

top 10 family hotels in croatia (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

 

europe – cyprus

top 25 family hotels in cyprus (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

 

europe – czech republic

top 10 family hotels in the czech republic  (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

 

europe – finland

top 10 family hotels in finland  (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

finland at christmas with kids (cntraveller uk 2012)

 

europe – france

10 best family hotels in france (the guardian 2014)

family friendly vacation rentals in france (the guardian 2014)

top 25 family hotels in france (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

paris france with kids (cntraveler 2012)

getting around paris with kids (pintsizepilot 2012)

best family friendly hotels and vacation rentals in paris (pintsizepilot 2012)

best picnic spots in paris (fodor’s 2012)

taking the kids to paris (travel and leisure 2011)

skip the lines in paris (perrin post 2012)

advice and tips for family-friendly paris – (telegraph uk 2012)

paris museums and monuments with kids (perrin post 2012)

10 things to do in paris with kids (blog – oh happy day 2012)

 

europe – germany

top 25 family hotels in germany  (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

 

europe – greece

top 25 family hotels in greece (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

 

europe – ireland

top 25 family hotels in ireland (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

 

europe – italy

top 25 family hotels in italy   (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

florence italy with kids (cntraveler 2012)

 

europe – the netherlands

amsterdam with kids (new york times 2009)

 

europe – poland

top 10 family hotels in poland  (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

 

europe – portugal

top 25 family hotels in portugal   (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

 

europe – spain

top 25 family hotels in spain   (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

family friendly vacation rentals in spain (the guardian 2014)

10 best family hotels in spain (the guardian 2014)

barcelona with kids (cntraveller 2014)

 

europe – sweden

family travel guide to sweden  (the independent 2014)

 

europe – switzerland

top 25 family hotels in switzerland  (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

 

europe – turkey

top 25 family hotels and resorts in turkey (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

 

europe – united kingdom

top 25 family hotels in the u.k. (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

kid friendly country retreats in the u.k. (cntraveller uk 2012)


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africa and the middle east

 

top 25 family hotels in africa (tripadvisor travelers awards 2014)

top 10 family resorts and hotels in africa and the middle east ( travel and leisure 2013)

top 10 african safari lodges (family vacation critic 2013)

top 10 hotels in the middle east (tripadvisor travelers awards 2013)

african safaris that cater to kids of all ages (cntraveler 2012)

top family safaris (cntraveller uk 2011)

cape town with kids  ( cntraveler 2012)

 

africa – egypt

top 25 family hotels and resorts in egypt (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

 

africa – kenya

top 10 family hotels and resorts in kenya (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

 

africa – morocco

top 10 family hotels and resorts in morocco (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

a moroccan family adventure (travel and leisure 2009)

marrakesh with children (new york times 2009)

 

africa – south africa

top 10 family hotels and resorts in south africa (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

 

africa – tunisia

top 25 family hotels and resorts in tunisia  (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

 

middle east – israel

top 10 family hotels and resorts in israel (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

an adventure in israel (new york times 2009)

 

middle east – saudi arabia

top 10 family hotels and resorts in saudi arabia (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

 

middle east – united arab emirates

top 10 family hotels in the U.A.E.  (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

 

 

 

asia – general

 

top 25 family hotels and resort in asia  (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

 


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asia – china

top 25 family hotels and resorts in china (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

 

asia – india

top 25 family hotels and resorts in india (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

 

asia – indonesia (and bali)

top 25 family hotels and resorts in indonesia (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

top 10 family hotels in bali (holidays with kids 2011)

bali with kids (cntraveler 2012)

 

asia – japan

top 25 family hotels and resorts in japan (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

kyoto with kids (cntraveler 2012)

 

asia – malaysia

top 10 family hotels and resorts in malaysia (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

best family hotels in malaysia (travel and leisure 2012)

 

asia – maldives

family holiday in the maldives (cntraveller uk 2012)

 

asia – philippines

top 10 family hotels and resorts in the philippines (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

 

asia – taiwan

top 25 family hotels and resorts in taiwan (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

 

asia – thailand

top 25 family hotels and resorts in thailand (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

top 10 family hotels in thailand (holidays with kids 2011)

best family hotels in thailand (travel and leisure 2012)

 

asia – vietnam

top 10 family hotels and resorts in vietnam (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

 

australia and the south pacific

 

top 20 resorts for families in australia (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

top 10 resorts in the south pacific (tripadvisor travelers choice 2013)

top 25 resorts for families in new zealand (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

top 10 family resorts australia and the south pacific (holidays with kids 2011)

top 10 resorts for families in fiji (tripadvisor travelers choice 2014)

kangaroo island south australia with kids (pint size pilot 2012)


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