Cuba, the island built for family vacations
The breathtaking island of Cuba has been a top vacation destination for Canadians of all ages year after year, looking to head south to sunnier skies, warm weather and the iconic blue waters of the Caribbean. With Blue Diamond Resorts’ range of all inclusive properties in Cuba that cater to vacationers of every generation, families can say ‘Hola’ to the tropical vacation of their dreams in some of the island’s most sought-after destinations.
Families travelling with Sunwing can get more of the getaways they love with weekly flights to popular destinations in Cuba from multiple gateways across Canada.
An island getaway to write home about
Set within the Jardines del Rey island chain just north of Cuba, Cayo Coco is the quintessential island paradise that is sure to be a repeat destination for any who set foot on its white-sand shores. Families can experience the best the island has to offer when they stay at Memories Flamenco Beach Resort, set on a stunning stretch of white-sand beach overlooking the coast. There’s fun for the whole family to be found with exciting amenities like a Kids Club, kayaking and the Route 66 Sports Bar where parents can mingle and catch live sporting events. Families can also take advantage of special rates on up to two kids aged two to 12 when they share a room with two adults, plus Diamond Club rooms offering exclusive amenities like a private beach area with wait service.
Soak up history with a Havana vacation
Cuba’s capital is an iconic destination that stands out among the rest for its rustic beauty, incredible history and joyful people who always warmly welcome vacationers travelling through. Families can stay in the heart of Havana when they vacation at Memories Miramar Habana, a charming hotel that encapsulates the best of the capital. Days can be spent in the sun by the kids pool or adults only pool, with a poolside bar and dining options to keep them satisfied, like El Patio, led by some of the city’s best chefs serving up delectable dishes. Exploring Havana is easy with a variety of hotels located near the colonial highlight of Old Havana, including the brand-new Royalton Habana, the always charming Hotel Inglaterra and the boutique Mystique Habana by Royalton, all managed by Blue Diamond Resorts.
An iconic beach for a legendary vacation
Cuba is home to one of the most famous beaches in the world, Varadero Beach. With swaying palms, kilometres of white sand and a variety of resorts lining its shores, family getaways here are a no-brainer. Amongst all those hot properties, Starfish Varadero is an intimate resort that offers big fun for all ages. As part of Sunwing’s Boutique Collection, travellers can look forward to fun in the sun with resort-offered activities, including non-motorized water sports, a Kids Club and pool just for the little ones, dance lessons and more, away from the crowd. After a day spent enjoying paradise, guests can retire to bungalow-style accommodations with space for everyone to unwind comfortably, with the sparking shore within walking distance.
First published at Travel Industry Today