Our experienced specialists understand the many factors involved in planning summer holiday for the whole family. We use a use a highly personalised service, which tailors your holiday to your exact requirements, leaving you and the family to relax.

Our handpicked portfolio of properties includes some of the finest family-orientated hotels and villas in the world, including Pointe Sud in Sri Lanka and Ants Nest in South Africa, ideal for family safaris. We offer a range of 5-star lodges in spectacular New Locations, while our private villas in heavenly Lombok have proved popular.

Our team is available 24/7 and will handle all your travel logistics including flights, transfers, children’s facilities and babysitting services. As well as all the tiny details.

Contact your Travel Designers to start planning a luxury family summer holiday.

Properties for Family Summer Holidays

Kanga Camp

Mana Pools, Zimbabwe

This luxury safari camp is built around Kanga Pan, a permanent water hole attracting an abundance of game during the dry season. Kanga Camp has a rustic feel and relaxed ambience. It is loca…

Read More

The Hide

Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe

Deep in the heart of what was once the royal hunting ground of Ndebele kings, The Hide Lodge sits regally in the wild, beneath a canopy of trees. Overlooking the waterhole, canvas and thatch…

Read More

Villa Five

Sri Lanka

Villa Five is an intimate and charming luxury beachfront villa located in southwest Sri Lanka on the beaches of Talpe. Just as Sri Lankan cuisine expertly blends the exotic spices of lemongr…

Read More

Finca Cortesin

Andalucía, Spain

This luxury boutique hotel lies in exquisite landscaped gardens on a 500-acre estate overlooking the Mediterranean, near Marbella on Spain’s Costa del Sol. Finca Cortesin’s grand design …

Read More

EPIC SANA Algarve Hotel

Algarve, Portugal

EPIC SANA Algarve Hotel offers an extraordinary stay in the Algarve. The hotel enjoys a privileged location overlooking the red cliffs of Praia da Falésia, the only beach in the Algarve to …

Read More

Fairmont Mayakoba Hotel

Mexico, Yucatan

Located on Playa del Carmen, Fairmont Mayakoba Hotel, Riviera Maya offers a unique experience within four distinct ecosystems: dune, water canals, tropical forests and mangroves. The entire …

Read More

Tierra Atacama

Atacama Desert, Chile

Located in San Pedro in the Atacama Desert, in Chile, this luxury boutique hotel offers spectacular views of Licancabur Volcano. Built on the site of an old cattle coral, Tierra Atacama …

Read More

Verdura Resort

Sicily, Italy

Nestled in a valley of olive groves on 230 hectares of land along almost two kilometres of Mediterranean coastline in southwest Sicily, this luxury resort is stylish, peaceful and has a rema…

Read More

Shangri-La Cebu

Cebu & Bohol, Philippines

The Shangri-La Cebu is a haven of luxury, delicious food and a well-renowned spa in the Philippines. Perfect for accomodating families, Shangri-La Cebu has a range of activities on offer …

Read More

Pointe Sud

Sri Lanka, Southern Beaches

Pointe Sud in a word? VIEWS. There are few other properties in Sri Lanka blessed with such sensational oceanfront panoramas, such privacy and such exclusivity. The five bedroom villa is p…

Read More


Garden Route, South Africa

Grootbos Forest Lodge is situated on the 1750 hectare Grootbos Private Nature Reserve in the Gansbaai area, just 160km from Cape Town. This multi-award winning reserve is home to protected F…

Read More

Giraffe Manor

Kenya, Nairobi

Giraffe Manor, famous for its resident herd of Rothschild Giraffe, is a luxury boutique hotel built back in the 1930s. Modelled after a Scottish stately home for European royals and nobility…

Read More

The Istana

Bali, Indonesia

Located on the southwestern tip of Bali in Uluwatu, the Istana is a private luxury estate with five bedrooms resting on a large area of west-facing clifftop with unparalleled sunset views. …

Read More

A Selection of Family Summer Holidays Itineraries

Bali With Kids

Bali, Indonesia

Lightfoot Travel specialise in tailor-made itineraries for family holidays, honeymoons and corporate travel around the world. Below is a sample itinerary for a family holiday to Bali, and ca…

Read More

Maldives with Kids


At One&Only Reethi Rah, one of our favourite properties in the Maldives, the island is buzzing with life and energy. With dozens of activities to choose from every day, staff are constan…

Read More

Family Summer Holidays on the Beach

For families going away during the summer, a beach holiday means lots of fun for the kids, but also plenty of time to kick back and relax for parents. A…

Family Summer Holidays on Safari

If you've been dreaming of safaris, take advantage of the longer summer holidays to really get away and lose yourself in the bush for a few weeks.…