Kid friendly resorts in the Caribbean

Kid friendly resorts in the Caribbean

Last Updated on June 22, 2020 by Laura Cooper

We highlight some of the best kid friendly resorts in the Caribbean, perfect for your next family vacation. Our list of 6 family-friendly resorts include all-inclusive, fun-filled activities with kid’s clubs, and more:

Atlantis complex – Nassau, Bahamas. 5-star

Aerial view of Atlantis Paradise Island resort complex in Nassau, Bahamas, with bright blue ocean water in forefront

For the family-on-the-go, this is one of the best kid friendly resorts in the Caribbean. Visit the beautiful Bahamas with the family, and choose from 11 pools, 18 waterslides, 3 beaches, 20 restaurants, and countless daily activities and recreation options.

This resort has the feel of an amusement park, while still enjoying an all-inclusive vacation in the Caribbean: Aquaventure, the waterpark, is complete with rides, waterslides, playgrounds, rock climbing, and a snorkelling lagoon. Other activities include tennis, boating, indoor games, a teen night club, swimming with dolphins, and the Atlantis Kids Adventures Club.

Mom and dad enjoy some R&R while away, too. Enjoy the spa, casino, shopping, and 19 bars while the kids play…the Atlantis complex is not only kid-friendly, but perfect for the whole family.

Moon Palace Cancun – Cancun, Mexico. 5-star

View of Moon Palace resort buildings from across blue shimmering pool.

The Moon Palace Cancun secures a spot on our list of the best kid friendly resorts and best places for a family vacation, because of its amazing luxurious feel. The Moon Palace Cancun is an elegant resort with over 2,400 rooms and suites and more activities here than you’ll have time to enjoy.

Nine pools, 6 tennis courts, 2 basketball courts, mini golf and an on-site water park, children’s pool, playground, kid’s club, and more will round out your all-inclusive family vacation. The Moon Palace Cancun has so many options – 9 restaurants and 9 buffets, 4 snack bars, and more. This resort really does have something for everyone, making it the perfect family vacation destination for its amenities and activities, and its 5-star feel.

Beaches Ocho Rios – Ocho Rios, Jamaica. 4.5-star

Aerial view of Beaches Ocho Rios, with hotel and beach chairs lining the beach

Enjoy your Jamaica vacation at the Beaches Ocho Rios with the kids. This 4.5-star resort is a mix of luxury for mom and dad and fun-filled contemporary for the kids.

The 27,000 square foot waterpark is sure to make a splash with the kids; choose from waterslides, lazy rivers, splash zones, and swim-up soda bars to enjoy time with your children, or let the kids enjoy the XBOX lounge, kids’ disco, and on-site Sesame Street characters. A full waterpark with a range of slides and pools for kids of every age will make your vacation one for the books.

If the kids are looking for a break from the pool, visit the on-site golf course; kids can enjoy up to 2- hours of supervised golf instruction to add something new to their vacation. If you’re worried about the safety of your kids, the kids club is always supervised and tailored by age!

Memories Splash Punta Cana – Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. 4.5-star

Aerial view of kid friendly resort Memories Splash Punta Cana, with trees and beach chairs lining beach along turquoise waters

Take your next family vacation to the famous white sandy beaches of Punta Cana with a trip to the Memories Splash Punta Cana, on Bavaro Beach. This 4.5-star resort is perfect for the whole family, with a splash waterpark available for the kids to enjoy both beach and pool. With a Kids Adventure Club and Teen Lounge, and activities separated by age, you’ll have the chance for some R&R on the beach or in the spa while the kids actually enjoy the family time.

With activities ranging from mini golf to table tennis, Play Station rooms, and water activities, the Memories Splash Punta Cana is family-friendly and fun for everyone. Meet Toopy and Binoo and the Bernstain Bears on the resort in the kids club and enjoy your kid friendly, luxurious vacation here. You can’t beat that!

Nickelodeon Punta Cana – Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. 5-star

Nickelodeon Punta Cana suite Punta Cana room with bed, couch, sitting area, looking out towards beach and outside


If your little ones are Spongebob Squarepants or Dora the Explorer fans, the Nickelodeon Punta Cana is the best option for a kid friendly resort in the Caribbean. This resort, part of the Karisma Gourmet Inclusive resorts family, has fun-filled amenities and activities for everyone.

With 7 suite options, art studios, clubhouses, children’s programs, and more, the Nickelodeon Punta Cana is a family-friendly resort through and through. The resort is also home to giant chess, archery, fitness centers and area, entertainment center, and more. The resort shares some facilities with the Sensatori Resort Punta Cana, and the Karisma Gourmet Inclusive experiences range from water activities to dining.

All Ritmo Cancun Resort and Waterpark – Cancun, Mexico. 3.5-star

View of waterpark area at All Ritmo resort with resort in background, pool with slides and toys in foreground

This kid friendly resort is known for its activities program. Take your next family vacation to Cancun and give the kids a family trip they’ll want to go on again!

Complete with a kids club including games, arts, and crafts, and a full waterpark with waterslides and swimming areas, there’s no shortage of fun at this resort. Time your vacation right and take part in theme days; act out being under attack by pirates, enjoy “Family Day,” or pretend to be a superhero around the resort with resort staff getting into character. Cool off at the waterpark, featuring waterfalls and slides, water umbrellas, and dumping buckets of water to refresh you after a game of mini golf, basketball, tennis, or tanning on the beach.

Let your children aged 4-10 enjoy the Kids Club while mom and dad enjoy the daily activities with a drink in hand and your own theme nights for evening entertainment.

What kind of vacation will your family take?

1 Comment

  1. One day my dream of giving my wife a honeymoon will come true

Post a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *