Daios Cove, Crete
Parents are given ample opportunity to escape and unwind at the Daios Cove, which nestles on a hillside overlooking its private bay, as the resort comes fully equipped with children’s clubs for babies to teens.
Under the close supervision of highly qualified, multi-lingual nursery staff, younger family members are free to enjoy the child-friendly beach, outdoor pool and playground, while the grown-ups indulge in pampering sessions at the spa.
The beachfront location and year-round sunshine of the island ensures a host of watersports are also available, while tennis enthusiasts and sailing pros are also well catered for. Nearby attractions include Knossos Palace, the remnants of the great Minoan kingdom.
Prices start from £2,200 for two adults and two children sharing a one-bedroom suite on a half-board basis for seven nights. For details, tel: 020 8682 5040; www.scottdunn.com.