The best family holidays are about quality time, but deciding how to spend that time can be difficult for busy parents. It often comes down to budget, convenience, activity options for the little ones, and accessibility to those activities (think: transit and hotels). Of course, taking space for the adults to rest is key as well. Not sure where to start? Let us do the heavy lifting for you with these fun, easy options for a dream family experience in Europe that doesn’t need to break the bank.
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Recently ranked as the prettiest city to visit this summer in Conde Nast Traveller, London is an ideal destination to bring the whole family. With central hotels, easy transit links, and tons of outdoor space, it’s never been easier to find affordable fun for all ages. We suggest:
- Kew Gardens
- Jewels in the crown at the Tower of London
- Rent paddle boats in Hyde Park
- Swim in Hampstead Heath
- Open air theatre at Regent’s Park
- Deer spotting in Richmond Park
Though Amsterdam might seem like a more obvious choice for big groups or couples, it’s got tons of family friendly gems you won’t find anywhere else, including an impressive museum selection and beautiful green space. We suggest:
- Keukenhof Garden
- Kids canal cruise or Pancake canal cruise
Budapest’s famed Parliament was recently named the best tourist attraction in the world, and the Hungarian capital has even more to offer for families looking to see an authentic European destination. We suggest:
- The Zoo
- Buda Castle & The Funicular
- Palatinus baths
- Children’s railway
Plus, Park Plaza’s Family Experience Package means you can find hotels in Europe’s most exciting cities with a host of family-friendly amenities including kitchenettes, free breakfast for kids, and more. Book your stay today.