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Top 10 Family Resorts Worldwide

Skip the Road Trip

Cavallino Bianco in Italy is ideal for families vacationing in the Dolomites

Best Family Hotels in the World

Given the breakneck pace of today's lifestyle, parents don't often have the opportunity to escape for a relaxing vacation of their own. But that doesn't mean they have to sacrifice adult pleasures just to please the kiddies. When it comes to the family holiday, we feel it's important to include something for every member of the family — a spa treatment for mom, tee time for dad and plenty of activities for the children ... not to mention, babysitting if it so desired. To that end, we sorted through our favorite family-friendly properties to create GAYOT's Top 10 List of Family Resorts in the World. From sting ray safaris and cattle drives to decadent massages and swim-up bars, this collection is sure to please every member of your family.

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Coqui Water Park at El Conquistador Resort in Puerto Rico

Top 10 Water Slides in Luxury Resorts
Make a splash on your next family vacation with a stay at one of these watery wonderlands! Located on the grounds of posh hotels, GAYOT's favorite wet 'n' wild rides include terrifying vertical drops, body-twisting tube rides and even a slide through a shark tank.

Learn more about these extreme slides


After a long day on the slopes, reward yourself with a (spiked) hot cocoa in luxurious accommodations at one of GAYOT's Top 10 Ski Resorts.
Leave your troubles far behind and escape to one of GAYOT's Top 10 Remote Hotels, where you'll find a unique experience and setting.