The healthy glow of the sun, endless stretches of glistening sand and the irresistible lull of the big blue – for the kids, the beach is a massive playground that makes way for never ending fun in the sun. Check out these top beach holidays – perfect for those traveling with young babies and toddlers. Enjoy!
Fringed by swaying casuarina trees and with stretches of white sand that seem to go on forever, Tanjung Rhu Beach is easily one of Langkawi’s most beautiful beaches. Unlike the tourist-trodden beaches of Thailand, Tanjung Rhu retains the sort of tranquillity that will make you feel like you are alone for miles. This beach is also home to the Four Seasons Langkawi which emulates the beach’s beauty into its décor and rooms.
Four Seasons Langkawi, https://www.fourseasons.com/langkawi
Nestled right in the crook of Dalit Bay and cloaked by 400 acres of lush tropical vegetation, the Shangri-La Rasa Ria offers the best of both rainforest wilderness and beach paradise. Blessed with powdery white sand, the resort’s guests can enjoy this 3-kilometer crescent of golden sand all to themselves, making it a perfect getaway for families looking for a bit of peace and quiet. With everything from a Kids’ Club to an endless array of sea sports as well as a unique nature reserve home to baby Orangutans, the resorts’ younger visitors won’t have a shortage of things to do.
Shangri-La Rasa Ria, http://www.shangri-la.com/kotakinabalu/rasariaresort/
Located minutes away from Vietnam’s storybook village of Hoi An, the luxurious grounds of Four Seasons Nam Hai graces itself upon a 1km stretch of the pristine China Beach. This award-winning luxury resort features 60 beautiful villas and 40 pool villas, each occupying its own section of landscaped gardens and boasting views of the South China Sea and nearby Cham Islands. With each villa having their own “private” access to the beach, it only makes it easier for you and your little ones to wander down to enjoy the beach’ s clean soft sands between your toes and its swim-friendly waters.
Four Seasons Resort The Nam Hai, Hoi An, Vietnam, https://www.fourseasons.com/hoian/
Venture down south towards Galle in Sri Lanka, and just outside Thalpe you will find a beautiful five bedroom villa hiding away in luxurious solitude. With gorgeous colonial furniture and fresh clean décor that emulates the perfect beach house; it is Auraliya’s ideal location that will be the highlight of your stay there. Its grounds are flanked by swaying coconut palms and manicured gardens and, to top it off, the villa is steps away from one of the best beaches in Sri Lanka. Not only is it the most untouched and unspoiled on the stretch of the Thalpe coastline, but a rocky reef in its waters creates a lagoon-like barrier that keeps the waters calm and makes it perfectly safe for the kids to swim in.