Smith & KidsStylish family travel: child-friendly hotels, family holiday tips and insider guides

Top family hotels to book now for 2016

Thursday, September 17th, 2015

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The best family beach hotels

Saturday, June 20th, 2015

Armbands at the ready: we’ve picked the best family beach hotels where topping up your tan comes with a host of child-friendly extras

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¡Hola, family-friendly Formentera!

Friday, February 6th, 2015

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The summer holidays are fast approaching: our top packing tip? Buy all those ‘last-minute’ essentials well in advance. We bring you family holiday inspiration, and Alexa Till (one half of the husband-and-wife team behind online kids’ fashion boutique Alex and Alexa) picks out the essential pieces to pack for easy-breezy holiday style…  CORNWALL, UK Where? Watergate Bay Hotel Why? Cornwall’s […]

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What’s the one thing guaranteed to make keep your little ones happy on holiday (apart from, say, rooms that look like they were created by a Lego master builder)? A great beach. Luckily, our four newest family-friendly hotels all come with suitably sandy stretches nearby – yes, even stylish self-catering city stay DestinationBCN. Here’s our […]

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Eight great family hotels for Easter

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

Sunshine and a slew of spring flowers, lush green lawns and child-luring chocolate displays in the shops can only mean one thing: Easter is nearly upon us. We’ve dusted off our egg-collecting baskets and gathered up a selection of our favourite short-haul family hotels for Easter – all with availability over the long bank-holiday weekend – […]

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It’s that old (roasted) chestnut: where can you take the smaller Smiths to a guaranteed eye-widening winter wonderland, without compromising on chalet chic and post-piste adult-only treats? Whether you’ve only got one little Heidi to keep happy or a seven-strong Von Trapp family in tow, our round-up of powder-snow ski stays has been hand-picked from […]

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We’ve already offered our insider tips for London half-term activities, but it’s not too late to pack up your bags and your brood and jet off to one of Smith’s hand-picked family-friendly half-term hotels in still sun-kissed European climes – how about a 17th-century Corsican estate or a fairy-tale Puglian castle? We also have some staycation-worthy British boutique hotels, […]

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From the far-flung turquoise waters of the Indian ocean to the great dunes of the Liwa desert, our latest batch of child-friendly hotels is for the intrepid, the adventurous, and the downright lazy too. We’ve rounded up six of the best parent-approved pads, including a genteel Wind in the Willows hall and a perfectly formed […]

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