From the sandy shores of Spain to the dunes of Morocco, don’t we all love a fun-filled family holiday in the sun? Why not go a step further and make it even better. How? Here’s the ultimate roundup of the top 10 best family waterpark holidays to choose from. These ones surely spell out FUN IN THE SUN.
1. Aqua Fun Club Hotel, Marrakech, Morocco
When you love a good waterpark, you either go big, or go home – this is why the Aqua Fun Club in Marrakech is at the top of our list. Boasting Morocco’s biggest waterpark, the resort has the impressive five pools, a rafting river and a wave pool. Each of them is in a different size and depth, ensuring there’s a pool suitable for everyone from kids to adults. Making this the perfect option for a long-awaited family holiday! Grab the sunscreen and hit the waterslides. With more than 40 slides to choose from, you’re bound to have the best time here. Your children will never get bored either with no less than six little slides specifically designed for them.
2. Nashira Resort Hotel & Spa, Antalya, Turkey
Now, the Nashira Resort Hotel & Spa is very special as it not only has its own onsite waterpark, but also boasts a lovely private beach making for a serene setting for your holiday. Your family will be spoilt for choice. There are eight pools for children and ten for adults. Four of them Jacuzzi-type – this place will definitely keep you busy! With 27 waterslides, ten of which are saved for children only, you’ll be able to blissfully relax as your family is well-looked after by the friendly animation team. 5-star services, idyllic beach only 600m away, and a massive waterpark even closer… Opt for the Nashira Resort and enjoy the holiday of a lifetime.
3. Magic Aqua Rock Gardens, Benidorm, Spain
Spain has been a popular family destination for quite some time now due to its endless beaches, hot weather and vibrant culture. However, this European beauty also has some exciting activities to offer and the Magic Aqua Rock Gardens Hotel is a proof that you do not need to go far away in order to enjoy some quality waterslides. The African Emotion Waterpark boasts a range of thrilling slides, promising some first class excitement for the whole family – the little ones are sure to love the little children’s pool with a large ramp with playground and water slides, specifically dedicated to them!
4. Ramada Resort Hotel, Antalya, Turkey
A very convenient location between the city centre, the tourist attractions and the historic monuments of gorgeous Antalya, is what makes Ramada Resort Hotel the perfect family destination. However, what truly sets it apart from all other resorts in the region is its huge outdoor pool, completed with 4 slides, ensuring endless fun for its guests. While your kids are enjoying themselves in the waterpark, you can opt for the spa & wellness centre for the ultimate stress-free experience.
5. Aqua Blu Sharm, Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt
Hot weather, gorgeous private beach and an abundance of waterslides to choose from? Aqua Blu Sharm is Egypt’s top answer for the ultimate family waterpark holiday. The hotel offers some lavishing 4-star services, ensuring your family is well taken care of so that you can enjoy your time without worrying about anything at all. In fact, the resort covers an area of no less than 140 000 m², while the aqua park itself consists of 44 waterslides spread on 9 pools, 3 of which are for children. What better way to enjoy a family holiday than on a water paradise set in one of Egypt’s most exclusive regions? The little ones will like the Family Slide or the fun Kids’ Freefall, while the brave ones should prove what they are worth by trying out the Kamikaze or the Black Hole, featuring two enclosed slides that catapult riders into pitch black spirals of darkness. Now, how does that sound?
6. Liberty Hotels Lara, Antalya, Turkey
Liberty Hotels Lara definitely makes for a very memorable holiday in Turkey. There are loads of outdoor swimming pools on offer. Including a dedicated area for children, an area with slides, and a larger pool area for entertainment! Fancy escaping the splash? There’s also a quiet pool area for the adults.
7. Albir Garden Aqua Park, Costa Blanca, Spain
Based in the heart of Costa Blanca, the Albir Garden Aqua Park offers a fun-filled holiday for the whole family. The beach is conveniently located only 10 minutes away. While the onsite waterpark has 16 different slides, ranging between 4- and 10-metre high. So yes, there’s something for everyone here! The perfect option if you are after some family fun in gorgeous Benidorm, the Albir Garden Aqua Park is going to keep the whole family entertained and well looked after.
8. Titanic Royal, Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt
Another one based in sizzling Egypt, the Titanic Royal is a great alternative for families who are after some water fun. If your family longs for adventure, exciting activities and high-quality services, then this is your match made in heaven. The resort’s aqua park is a perfect experience for the younger ones. Thanks to mini water slides, shallow pools and to top it off… a pirate ship!
9. Duja Bodrum Hotel, Turkey
An even more luxurious option for the families after a waterpark holiday in vibrant Turkey, the Duja Bodrum Hotel boasts some exquisite 5-star services while also having an aqua pool with two massive slides. With an area of 240m² and a depth of 1.45m, the pool is perfect for some undisturbed family fun. And if this isn’t enough, there are also two children’s pools located next to the main pool and the indoor pool. Truth is, you’ll never be too far away from the water or from the fun!
10. Jungle Aqua Park, Red Sea, Egypt
Finally, another entry from Egypt, the Jungle Aqua Park Hotel is situated by the gorgeous Red Sea, combining the convenience of a sandy private beach with the excitement of a huge waterpark. The numbers we’re talking about here are quite impressive. The hotel has no less than 14 outdoor swimming pools and 35 waterslides! Surely, one holiday won’t be enough to go through all of them! Or will it? You can always have a go….