How to Get the Most out of a Family Holiday in Portugal


Portugal is a fantastic, family-friendly country. An enjoyable holiday experience however, is determined in a big way by making the right decision when it comes to your accommodation.

Selecting a resort that suits your family’s needs is an absolute must if you want to get the most enjoyment out of your trip. If you’re planning a holiday this year, therefore, we discuss in detail how to get the most out of a family holiday in Portugal.

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Choosing all-inclusive

When it comes to booking your family holiday to Portugal, there are many options available. As you’re travelling in numbers, however, all-inclusive is certainly your best bet.

Not only does an all-inclusive holiday ensure that it’s easy to keep your budget under control, it also provides much-needed peace of mind and allows you to sleep soundly in the knowledge that your every need will be catered for. From meals throughout the day and free drinks, to easy access to a range of activities, you and your little ones are in for a carefree treat.

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Picking the right resort

Getting the most out any family holiday is all about picking the right resort that fits your specific needs. If you’re travelling to Portugal, the resort of Da Balaia has something for every member of your family, no matter what their age.

For Dad, Da Balaia has a dedicated golf academy, which will allow him to work on his game, before taking on the nearby courses of Vilamoura Laguna, Pinhal and Millennium. While Dad’s off perfecting his swing, mum can just sit back, relax and enjoy a good book, either on the sandy beach or in the newly refurbished lounge that surrounds the pool.

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Something for the kids

Da Balaia is one of the most child-friendly resorts in Portugal and the resort’s dedicated kids’ club is designed to keep your children busy, while you relax and unwind. From swimming, kayaking and tennis, right through to all manner of fun games and activities, the kids’ club’s qualified and experienced coordinators make a point of ensuring that your little ones are never stuck for something to do, while having fun and making new friends along the way.

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Exploring together

While Da Balaia is designed to keep every member of your family uniquely entertained, the surrounding region is best explored as a whole family. Offering opportunities to taste locally produced foods, take a catamaran trip to Galé, where you’ll visit isolated bays and swim in stunning environments along the way. In addition, explore the naturally carved grottoes and caves between Armação de Pêra and Carvoeiro, as well as enjoying the dolphin show at Zoo Marine Park. All in all, Da Balaia makes the perfect base from which to explore the region.

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The sun sets on another wonderful day

After a day of golf, lazing by the pool, kayaking or sightseeing, Da Balaia’s two restaurants are perfectly poised to receive you and your family, serving up a range of international cuisines as you watch the sun set together on another wondrous day in paradise.

If you like the sound of Da Balaia and everything that Club Med has to offer you and your family, why not visit the site and start dreaming about spending your holiday in a resort that effortlessly blends relaxation, activity and luxurious living?