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The Ciao Bambino! Hotel Collection is a hand-selected, curated list of the best family-friendly hotels and resorts around the world. All of our reviews are based on real experiences and written by parents — the only credible source of intel on what works and doesn’t work with kids.

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Rancho Santana

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  • Baby Ready
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Contemporary

Rancho Santana sits on 2,700 acres of unspoiled shoreline in Nicaragua between Lake Nicaragua and the Pacific Ocean, with five private beaches for guests to enjoy. Known to be one of Nicaragua’s best luxury hotels, the resort pairs laid-back elegance with traditional ranch amenities within a tropical dry forest. Families can choose to be as active or as sedentary as they want…

Hospes Las Casas del Rey de Baeza

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Hospes Las Casas del Rey de Baeza is comprised of three stately homes from the 1700s built around three courtyards in a quiet oasis in the heart of Seville. It feels like more like the warm and welcoming country estate of an old friend than a hotel. One of the best properties for families in Seville at…

Lucknam Park Hotel and Spa

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Traditional

About 20 minutes outside of Bath, Lucknam Park Hotel and Spa is the ultimate English countryside estate for exploring the town and the Cotswolds. The hotel is set upon a magnificent 500 acres with horseback riding (ponies for the little ones), walking and running trails, indoor tennis, a playground and much more. Accommodations consist of…

Majestic Hotel & Spa Barcelona

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Contemporary

Majestic Hotel & Spa is a classic symbol of luxury accommodation in Barcelona. Staying in tune with what travelers want, the Majestic brand now offers hotel rooms and suites plus luxury apartments. Located in the heart of the city, both options are within walking distance to an array of shops, restaurants and monuments. The apartments, called Majestic Residences, are just across…

Corinthia Hotel London

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Located right off the River Thames adjacent to some of London’s most beautiful parks, Corinthia Hotel is a special and inviting place. The 294 guest rooms (including 47 suites and seven penthouses) are warm, welcoming and full of natural light. The main spaces at the Corinthia Hotel London are visually spectacular with bold, beautiful floral arrangements built by…

Parador de Nerja

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Simple
  • Style: Traditional

Parador de Nerja is an oasis in a typical whitewashed Spanish village on the Costa del Sol. It’s a perfect haven for families who want the luxury of wonderful views and a beautifully manicured lawn with a private pool and playground overlooking the Mediterranean. The hotel is set on a cliff with a private elevator to a…

Borgo Egnazia

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Contemporary

Borgo Egnazia resort is a stunning and peaceful recreated Italian village tucked away in the Puglian countryside, just a short distance from the coast. Guests will find rustic yet elegant decor, tantalizing food options at several different restaurants, and incredibly family-friendly amenities. This is a truly five-star experience in every aspect. Kids will love the…

Tatra Chalet

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Mountains

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique

Tatra Chalet, nestled in the Tatra Mountains of Zakopane, Poland, is a wonderful retreat for families. Comprised of just seven suites, the chalet is inviting and intimate. Kid-friendly spaces include indoor and outdoor play areas, as well as a drawing room with a fireplace, movies and books for the whole family to enjoy. The restaurant, Cinq[sek], offers…

Parador de Granada

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: Countryside

  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional

A former 15th-century convent, Parador de Granada is located within the magical Alhambra Palace complex, making it an ideal place for an overnight or two when visiting this UNESCO-protected site. With family-friendly room configurations, plus wonderful views over the gardens and summer palace, the hotel is an authentic Spanish oasis for families. The onsite restaurant prepares delicious meals and…

Hotel Alfonso XIII

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  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City

  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Old World

Staying at Hotel Alfonso XIII in Seville is like taking a literal step back in time. This luxurious property, built in the 1920s, has been renovated throughout rooms and public spaces. Suites offer space and privacy, with separate living and sleeping areas and beautiful views over the neighboring regal parks. The pool and lounge areas make a wonderful setting to cool off…