Five places for families
A wonderful one Vacation with the whole family can be spent in these five family-friendly locations. This is not only ensured by the extensive natural landscapes in front of the door, in which the children can simply be children and run around freely without having to worry about noisy and crowded streets. The diverse activities that can be undertaken from here also make children's eyes light up. If Bathing pleasure in the pool or More, take part in riding lessons or cute farm animals that want to be petted - there is something for everyone here. And the offer doesn't just make children's eyes light up - that's a promise. Discover our five family-friendly places now:
1. Villa Hygge, Baltic Sea, Germany
The restored with care and attention to detail "Villa Hygge" from the 1920s is located directly on the forest and not far from the long, fine sandy beach of the seaside resort of Binz. Here you can spend a hyggelig - Danish for "cozy" - family vacation and go on various excursions.
Whether long walks in the large beech forest that begins directly behind the garden, a visit to the Granitz hunting lodge or one of the old fishing villages in the area or a hike in one of the nearby national parks - the choice is huge. The entertainment options at the Baltic Sea resort of Binz are also within easy walking distance.
After an eventful day, relax in the in-house sauna
And while the children fall into bed happily after a day in the fresh, sea salt-scented air, parents can relax and let the day end. How nice that a communal sauna is available in the villa for this purpose. After the sauna, you can relax on one of the loungers with a good book and look forward to the next day of your vacation.
Apartment from 160 euros per night
2. Mi Cielo, Andalusia, Spain
In the middle of the untouched Andalusian nature are the two tree houses of "Mi Cielo" The houses stand between trees and on stilts and can be rented individually or even better together. Because if you rent both houses, the result is an ideal place for families. What fun it is when the children live in their own house and can visit their parents over the suspension bridge that connects the two houses.
As a guest you can choose whether you want to book breakfast or half board for a fair surcharge. All dishes are prepared with seasonal products from our own garden and the region. For breakfast there is, for example, homemade bread with ham from the neighborhood and for dinner there is a varied and healthy meal with something for vegetarians. With half-board, drinks such as natural wines, regional beer, homemade fruit juices and lemonades are already included in the price.
The children live in their own tree house and visit their parents over the suspension bridge
Whichever variant you ultimately choose, as a guest you have your own retreat with terrace and bathroom. In the meantime, you can meet the Austrian hosts at the pool, while playing or, alternatively, at meals that are taken at the large family table. If you prefer it quieter, you can also enjoy the food at romantic tables in the private room between the trees.
Tree house from 58 euros per night
3. Kunterbunthof, Baltic Sea, Germany
Who vacation on the "Kunterbunthof" is spoiled for choice between the diverse and lovingly designed accommodations. In addition to the blue yurt that stands in the middle of the farm's sheep pasture, there is also a red yurt. Both yurts are equipped with a glass dome so that you can look up at the starry sky at night. There is also a mini wooden house and an apartment in the farmhouse.
The accommodations all have kitchens and are principally designed for self-sufficiency. A collaboration with a top Spanish chef is also planned for the near future, who will in future pamper guests with changing multi-course menus in the mornings and evenings.
Family vacation at the Künstlerhof in a beautiful location between the Baltic Sea and the Sternberg lake landscape
If you want, you can help with farm work or current construction projects and lend a hand. Nice bike tours and walks can also be undertaken from here, because the Künstlerhof is in a prime location between the Baltic Sea and the Sternberg lake landscape. Otherwise you can pass the time wonderfully on the farm itself. For example, the dogs, chickens and sheep that also live on the farm look forward to being petted by the little guests.
Cottage from 40 euros per night
4. Grand Balaton House, Balaton, Hungary
Anyone who is planning a larger family get-together or simply wants to spend a vacation with a family friend, could do that "Grand Balaton House" fallen at the Hungarian Lake Balaton. Up to 200 people can spend a wonderful time in the 900-year-old farmhouse with a 12 square meter garden.
The 200 year old farmhouse can accommodate up to 12 people
Located directly on the largest Central European lake, the Balaton, you can refresh yourself in the warm summer months with a dip in the cool water. There are also numerous other excursion options such as the Káli Basin National Park, the Heviz thermal lake, the Tihany peninsula and various wineries. Those who like to be active can do so either on the tennis court or during a joint riding lesson on one of the riding horses on site.
After so much exercise, you can cater for yourself in the fully equipped kitchen or end the evening with a barbecue with the family. The best way to do this is to go to one of the various markets in the region, which buy their food from small-scale farmers and gardeners.
Whole house from 200 euros per night
5. Duincamping De Lakens, North Holland, The Netherlands
If you feel a longing for nature and the sea, you should go to the seashacks of "Duincamping De Lakens". The luxurious seashacks fit perfectly into their surroundings and are accordingly constructed from wood and other materials. The sofa in front of the large window front invites you to enjoy the great view of the dune landscape. If you are lucky, you can also spot foxes, rabbits or deer sneaking by, which occasionally stop by the campsite.
The large window front offers a wonderful view of the dune landscape
The day at the campsite starts with a hearty breakfast, which is included in the room price. If you want, you can also indulge yourself in the à la carte restaurant “Gestrand” for lunch and dinner. There are many ways to pass the time in between.
Either while bathing on the beach 200 meters away or when exploring the Zuid-Kennemerland National Park. In addition to a variety of beautiful bike and hiking trails, there is also a playground, beach volleyball and soccer fields and table tennis courts. After so much activity during the day, the bathhouse with its Finnish sauna, infrared sauna and Turkish steam bath invites you to spend some relaxing hours and rounds off the day wonderfully.