Family Friendly Accor Hotels for School Holidays


It’s the middle of the year and a time when many are considering where to take the family for school holidays. You want somewhere that suits the whole family, and for many, that is somewhere warm.

Accor Hotels offers a range of accommodations that suits the needs of a family’s mid-winter getaway. In this article, we give a small taste of some of the Accor Hotels offering an escape for the whole family.

Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort

If you’re looking for a holiday base for the family in the heart of Cairns, The Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort could be the spot. You’re just a short walk away from the Cairns Esplanade, and the marina from where many Great Barrier Reef day trips depart.

The hotel itself has a lagoon-style leisure pool. This comes complete with touches like its own beach and a swim-up bar.

Novotel Sunshine Coast Resort

The Sunshine Coast is a popular winter getaway for families from the cooler regions. While the warmer weather is one thing, hotels on the Sunshine Coast offer great family holidays.

One such hotel is Novotel Sunshine Coast Resort. This is a feature-packed resort offering activities for the whole family. Set right on the beach, the hotel offers a private saltwater lagoon surrounded by large manicured gardens.

At the beach, there is something for all ages. You can simply soak up some sun, or you can get out on the water with a complimentary kayak & catamaran hire available.

Mercure Gold Coast Resort

If you’re looking for something on the Gold Coast, The Mercure Gold Coast Resort offers fun-filled and relaxing school holidays. Located in Cararra, it is just a short drive from the Gold Coast’s top tourist attractions.

Activities are available for guests of all ages are available at the hotel. This includes kids big and small. For example, there is a giant chess set and a poolside ping pong table.

The on-site restaurant offers mid-week specials catering to all taste buds.

Sofitel Fiji Resort and Spa

Perhaps you’d like to head off on an island holiday. If so, then the Sofitel Fiji Resort and Spa is worth considering. Located on Denaru Island, the hotel boasts a lagoon-style pool that covers over 1000 square metres.

The hotel offers a wide range of activities, with something suitable for all ages. These include non-motorised water sports (sailing boats, kayaks), and other activities such as coconut collecting, fish feeding, sports, and so on.


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