4 all-inclusive for families who crave action

4 all-inclusive for families who crave action


Having only to make a daily decision between the beach or the pool; slides or zip line courses; the Mexican restaurant or rather the Indian; kayaking or catamaran… Phew, holidays are not easy! Here are four suggestions for all-inclusive hotels ideal for families where children but also adults and teenagers will find what they are looking for, without breaking their heads. 

Falcon's Resort by Melia, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

The Paradisus Gran Cana has been completely revamped and is now presented under a brand new brand, a luxury resort that now intends to offer a unique hotel experience of “resortainment”. It offers all-inclusive stays in a 5-star formula. The spacious bedrooms have been renovated and refreshed and are frankly pretty with the huge headboard evoking a wave.

The establishment offers nine high-end restaurants, as well as entertainment experiences. Access includes Katmandu Park, an all-new cutting-edge theme park featuring 3D attractions and immersive storytelling experiences.

Beyond the pools, there's also a outdoor ropes course, the Habitat Club, a club encouraging youngsters to let their curiosity run wild through creative activities, and the Blast water park. Perfect for families with teenagers!

► Info: melia.com

The Royalton Splash Riviera Cancun, Mexico

The Royalton Splash Riviera Cancun, Mexico

Brand new, this massive 1,005-room resort already promises to entertain families, boasting one of the largest water parks in the Caribbean. With its 14 giant waterslides, its two lazy rivers and its swimming pool with aquatic playground, we bet that the place will appeal to children and teenagers.

Youngsters ages 4 to 12 can also have fun at the Clubhouse, while teens ages 13 to 17 will enjoy the video game consoles and non-motorized water sports at the Hangout Teens Club. They can even learn to scuba dive.

For an additional fee, families can take advantage of the indoor activity center featuring a laser tag, bowling alley and trampoline park.

As for adults, they are not left out with plenty of entertainment activities in the evening and a dozen restaurants and just as many bars where you can have a bite to eat or have a drink.

< p>► Info: royaltonresorts.com

Hotel Xcaret, Riviera Maya, Mexico

Hotel Xcaret, Riviera Maya, Mexico

Opened just over five years ago, Hotel Xcaret always finds favor with families. The service and gastronomy are more than appreciated there as well as the emphasis placed everywhere on sustainable tourism.

The hotel is surrounded by a magnificent green setting. During the day, adults wishing to find a little rest there will be able to benefit from the calm of the place, most of the families having left to take advantage of the advantages of such a stay.

In fact, the all-inclusive package includes several excursions, transport to get to Isla Mujeres and access to the eight parks of the Xcaret Experiencias group. Exit the traditional rides, here we bet on the zip line courses, day or night, expeditions in caves and river courses, the incursion into Mexican culture or the universe of cenotes. Activities for all tastes.

► Info: hotelxcaret.com

Riu Palace Costa Rica, Costa Rica

Riu Palace Costa Rica, Costa Rica

Overlooking the Matapalo Beach and the Pacific Ocean, the luxurious Riu Palace is perfect for water-loving families. There are four swimming pools and the Splash Water World, a colorful water park located within the complex. You can also enjoy the swimming pools of the neighboring hotel, the Riu Guanacaste, as well as its facilities, its restaurants and the famous “RIU parties”.

You can also practice volleyball and kayaking here. or snorkeling. And although the hotel has all the necessary facilities for fun and relaxation, we bet you will still be tempted by an excursion to discover the superb flora, rich fauna and volcanoes of the surrounding national parks. .

Two bedroom suites are ideal for families.

► Info: riu.com