Anxious about your first holiday with toddlers? This British tour operator has the answers

When there's entertainment for toddlers on tap, parents get to relax, too

F rom a glorious sky, the 79F (26C) heat was beating down on my bare shoulders and the gently lapping pool just a few feet away was winking at me.

Unfortunately, I was inside a treehouse, crouching awkwardly behind a large toy shark, listening idly as my daughter counted to 10 and started our eighth game of hide-and-seek that morning.

She’s so adorably bad at this game that I can never say no. But surely even she was getting bored by now; perhaps she would allow me to lie on a sun lounger for a few moments? Perhaps I could even sample the free bar?  

Parenting has changed every aspect of my life, but the biggest shock of all has been what it has done to my holidays. Nothing can prepare you for it. The trip to the airport – once an exciting kick-start, involving coffee and browsing – has become an exhausting obstacle course. There are no more lie-ins, no long, boozy lunches, no devouring a novel in an afternoon. It has been an adjustment. And, ironically, the moment you have children, you feel that you deserve these pleasures more than ever.

Don’t get me wrong. Travelling with my daughter, who is now two, has offered some of the happiest moments of my life. Seeing her face light up as she walked into the sea for the first time, or tried proper French bread and croissants or churros, was a joy; even her uninhibited excitement at being on a plane makes the flight special (though perhaps not for the guy sitting in front of us). Since she was born, our holidays – which we have always organised independently, renting a car and staying in self-catering accommodation – have been great fun. But keeping her entertained, fed, watered and safe abroad takes military-style organisation, which has led to one or two tearful tantrums of my own. My husband and I have sometimes got to the end feeling overwhelmed – a bit like we need, well, a holiday.

Is it possible to have a relaxed beach holiday with a toddler?

This year, we decided to try something that would once have made me cringe: an all-inclusive family hotel that lays on activities and toys for little ones – this, in theory, allows parents time to relax. Tots to Travel designs holidays exclusively for families with children under five. The firm is known for safety – all villas have pool fences, for example – and the accommodation at villas or, as we chose, within larger resorts, comes with kit from high chairs to potties. More to the point, it’s a British company – so its market is very specifically me; notions of bedtimes and mealtimes vary enormously across the Continent, but this holiday is very much aimed at the UK norm, even in Tenerife.

Seeking short-haul winter sun, we opted for the Tots Exclusive Experience at the Green Garden Resort in the south of the Canary island. In the week we visited, in February, the climate was delightful – hot enough to swim in the pool or sea every day. The weather continues to be sunny and in the low-to-mid 70Fs/20Cs year-round, slightly higher in the summer months. Our daughter quickly located the resort’s various play areas, which included two sandpits, a tree house and a play kitchen, and was soon tootling about happily on the balance bikes and making friends.

Chloe Lambert's daughter was impressed with the child-friendly decor at their villa

Checking into our villa, she beamed at the sight of her room, decorated with a mural and stocked with toys and books – somehow they guessed she loved Room on the Broom. Meanwhile, we appreciated the stair gates and blackout blinds, and our sunny private garden with more toys and a plush daybed. Certainly, it was all a sharp contrast to the dusty box room she once slept in during our stay in a French gîte, or the villa in Portugal with a living room that opened on to a sheer drop of concrete stairs.

Tots to Travel also provided supervised activities for children, including Play-Doh parties, discos and beach trips, and a pyjama breakfast at the restaurant every morning. Though my little one was keen to check them out, when we tried to leave her to it I became aware of a little hand gripping tightly on to my finger. She was not yet ready to fly solo but, watching the older children happily getting stuck in, I could see how convenient this could be on future breaks.

Having so much play space on their doorstep was a 'gamechanger' for this family

Having so much child-friendly entertainment on our doorstep was nonetheless a game changer – it meant that we could spend less time planning things to do and more time just being together as a family. My husband and I took turns to relax and sunbathe while the other parent did a stint in the kids’ zones (which were filled with bean bags and benches for parents to sit on in the sun. Bringing wine was fine).

The play areas seemed a bit limited when compared with other family-friendly hotels I’ve checked out. The kitchen, for example, had no play cutlery or plates, and we’d have loved a simple playground on-site as our daughter loves to climb. The paddling pool was on the small side, too – I’d been hoping for a little water slide – and the other two pools had no shallow end, so weren’t suitable for a toddler. Chatting to one couple, I was surprised to hear that their brood had been happily entertained for the whole week without leaving; we’d have grown bored without a few trips to the beach and a day at the water park – using the hotel’s free shuttle bus.  

Another drawback was the food. The restaurant provided an impressive range of options each day, and we never went hungry, but by the third day my endurance was being seriously tested by the cheap meat, overcooked vegetables and the fridge-cold salad bar. My daughter, usually an enthusiastic eater, also turned her nose up at a lot of it and survived (happily) on pasta with tomato sauce, chips, apples and crackers.  

There is, though, a lot to be said for a week of no food shopping, cooking or washing up – and our villa had a kitchen, so I bought a few basics to make omelettes from time to time.

The verdict

Overall, you’d be hard-pressed to find a family hotel with such facilities, service and luxurious accommodation at such good value (a week in a garden villa for two adults and a child, on a full-board basis, costs from £2,330) – and our little VIP was impressed.

It made for a decidedly easy and restful holiday in the sun – and isn’t that the prize every parent is seeking? As our plane took off on the return flight, our sun-kissed baby put her head in my lap and fell asleep for two hours. We silently did a double high five – it was a sign of a very contented little traveller.

The essentials

Chloe Lambert and her family were guests of Tots to Travel ( totstotravel.co.uk ), which offers a week at Green Garden Resort Tenerife for £2,300 for a family of three. This includes seven nights in a villa with private garden plus all meals and drinks. British Airways flies to Tenerife from £82 return ( ba.com ).

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We've just come back from a week at Green Garden Resort in Tenerife with our two and a half year old and four-month-old baby. It was our first trip abroad as a family of four so we were looking for somewhere for a relaxed week of winter sunshine. This was definitely it.

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I'd already heard good things about Tots to Travel from friends that have booked other resorts but I've never been all-inclusive before, so initially I was a bit reluctant to go for it. I was worried about what the food would be like and whether we'd all get a bit bored, but my partner convinced me it would be worth it and he was right. It was great not having to think about finding a supermarket just after we'd arrived and we had so much more time to ourselves because we weren't preparing meals, washing up and all of those other things that make the day disappear at home. The package we had included all our food, snacks and alcohol plus two meals in the a la carte restaurant on site so felt like pretty good value. The food wasn't amazing but the choice was good and there was plenty for our toddler too.

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Before we even left it was great that there was someone from Tots to Travel at the end of an email to answer any questions we had. They were also able to suggest a car company with car seats for the kids to do our airport pick up which we found really helpful. It probably would have been cheaper to find one ourselves but we decided it was easier to go with the recommendation.

We all know how much stuff you need for small children, so the biggest plus for us was not needing to worry about any of that. Tots to Travel provide everything you need in the room - from night lights to toilet seats, to plastic cutlery to books and toys. It meant we actually packed quite light which I loved! We just went for a basic room and it was clean and reasonably spacious too with its own private garden for us to sit in during nap time.

tots to travel green garden

There was plenty for our toddler to do with lots of activities organised by Tots to Travel including messy play and a pirate party but even if you don't want to take part in formal activities there's a baby pool with lots of toys provided, two sandpits, a playground and ride on toys always available. Even the trip to the beach was easy with transport, water and buckets and spades provided.

I've heard that it's not quite as good at busier times of the year because activities can get booked up and the pool area can be very crowded, but for us booking off peak in January it was great. We may also have gotten lucky with the resort we chose but I can safely say I'm glad we booked through TTT. It's definitely not the cheapest way to do a family holiday (£869 for the week) but we paid for it in advance and barely spent anything while we were there - even though we did a couple of trips out of the resort - so it felt like good value to us. The ease of everything was also just what we needed on this occasion.

We had a great week and would definitely book again - in fact we're already considering it for next year!

Written by Sarah Holmes

Sarah is mum to two little monsters - Skye who is two and a half and Max who is four months. She lives with her partner Kevin and the children in south west London and works as a journalist in her other life. Before kids she and Kevin travelled as much as possible and now they’re determined to try to show the children plenty of the world as well, finances and general sanity permitting!

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EllieMumsnet · 14/05/2019 15:03

This is the feedback thread for the users that tested out the Tots Exclusive Experience resorts for a week. This was open to all UK MNers with children under the age of 5. Non-testers in order to be entered into a prize draw, where one MNer will win a £200 voucher, please answer this question: Share your golden tip for going away with babies or toddlers! Here is what Tots to Travel have to say: “At Tots to Travel we believe that every family with children under five should be able to holiday wherever they want, in the style they choose and in locations they love. It’s why we’ve developed our own Tots Exclusive Experience resorts. To give you those little extras that go a long way to address the specific needs that only parents of babies and toddlers face when going on holiday. With locations ranging from idyllic countryside retreats to blissful beachside escapes, there are plenty of places to choose from. We are committed to giving every parent the confidence to go anywhere with their little ones, by providing everything you need for a seamless and stress-free travel experience. Tots Exclusive Experience resorts combine a whole lot of holiday know-how with a sense of fun, plenty of play, essential baby and toddler equipment, safety and a level of care that you won’t find anywhere else. Each of the seven Tots Exclusive Experience resorts comes with the same Tots quality and family focus to make sure your holiday really is one to remember.” Testers please answer the following questions: - Which resort did you attend? - Did you have all the Tots Essential Kit that you requested in your accommodation? - Did your accommodation suit the specific needs of a family with children under five? - Did you find the in accommodation play corner age appropriate and engaging? - Did you find the Tots Play Zones age appropriate and engaging? - Did you find the Playmaker activities age appropriate, varied and engaging? (Green Garden, Villacana Resort & Vale da Ribeira only) - Did the Tots Guarantee of the Essential Kit and accommodation safety checks make you feel more at ease about holidaying with young children? - Were you able to relax, recharge and reconnect as a family? Selected testers will be required to leave their feedback on a thread on Mumsnet and fill in a short survey. Everyone who leaves the required feedback will be entered into a prize draw where 1 MNer will win £100 voucher of their choice (from a list). Thanks and good luck with the prize draw MNHQ Standard Insight T&Cs Apply

Stayed at Almond Grove, Villa was brilliant, large rooms, separate play room, big totally private courtyard, air con in the bedrooms. Outdoor play area was amazing, both my under 5’s loved it and spent most of each day out there. The pool was big, heated, clean & safe. There’s was also a large communal bar and play room, plus a mini soft play with a ball pool. Really well set up for families, baby monitors in all bedrooms, steriliser, stair gates, kids plates & cutlery. Dishwasher & washing machine. It really took the stress out of packing and worrying about how suitable it’d be for the kids, especially the baby. I would definitely use Tots to Travel in the future.

Which resort did you attend? We attended Villacana resort near Estepona in Spain. - Did you have all the Tots Essential Kit that you requested in your accommodation? Yes, and even some we didn't ask for, which was great. - Did your accommodation suit the specific needs of a family with children under five? Yes, perfectly. They really thought of everything! - Did you find the in accommodation play corner age appropriate and engaging? Yes, when we arrived DS didn't want to leave the villa because he wanted to play with "his" toys so badly! - Did you find the Tots Play Zones age appropriate and engaging? Yes, and a special mention must be made of how clean and well thought out they were. Shaded areas + lounge pods for parents (and the willingness of the resort to bring drinks and snacks over) meant we could relax whilst DS played there, and tag team easily. - Did you find the Playmaker activities age appropriate, varied and engaging? (Green Garden, Villacana Resort & Vale da Ribeira only) Yes, and Cay, the playmaker was AMAZING. She genuinely loves what she does and it shines through. All the kids warmed to her and she was fun and playful and had lots of ideas of things to do. - Did the Tots Guarantee of the Essential Kit and accommodation safety checks make you feel more at ease about holidaying with young children? Yes, without a doubt. So much easier than lugging everything! - Were you able to relax, recharge and reconnect as a family? Yes, and I cannot say thank you enough. We have had a difficult time and are fairly broke at the moment, so this opportunity meant we could carve out time together as a family and all of us, including DS, feel so much better for it. It was also our first holiday just the three of us (without friends or grandparents) and I will look back on our week as some of the happiest times we have had together so far. Thank you!

We visited the Green Garden resort in Tenerife. Our first impression of the accommodation was that it was very clean, spacious and in close proximity to everything within the resort. We requested some Tots essential kit which had all been set up for us, even the equipment we hadn’t requested was available in case we did need to use it. The children’s bedroom was fantastic! They loved the decor (large map of the world on the wall) and the fun scatter cushions on their beds. It was clear that a lot of thought and effort had gone into making the children’s room feel special and it was really appreciated by our 2. The master bedroom was in the main living area but didn’t feel like it was a bed inside a living room and was very comfortable!! There was plenty of space to move around the main room even with the bed in there. The children noticed the toys set up on the living room cabinet immediately and they were a huge hit! All wooden based puzzles, cars, farm animals and a few books. We even managed to have 2 lie ins during the week as they played with them instead of coming to find us! I would say the toys were ideal for my children’s ages (2 & 4) In our resort there were 2 sandpits, a tree house and a wooden pirate ship as well as 2 large swimming pools and a kids splash pool. We spent a lot of time watching the children playing in the sand and really appreciated the seating areas right next to each play zone. There were tons of toys to choose from and I loved the fact that both sandpits were shaded so they didn’t need to wear their hats & sunglasses to play. They were also big enough for a few children to play together which my daughter loved as she made a few friends. Throughout the resort there were little wooden trikes scattered around which the children loved to find and ride to wherever we were heading. The mix of play zones kept them entertained for the entire week and would have kept their attention if we had been staying longer. The pools were lovely and clean and the kids splash pool had been heated so there were no complaints about being cold! There were lot of toys and inflatables around all 3 pools so there was always something to play with. We were lucky enough to have playmaker activities at our resort and were given a timetable of what was on when we checked in. We took part in a couple (messy play and pirate play) but once the children had completed a couple of the activities their attention wandered away and they went back to playing amongst themselves. Letitia our playmaker was lovely, she made a real effort to learn the children’s names and did seem to genuinely enjoy playing - she even taught my 2 year old some Spanish which he loved! We did do the organised trip to the beach which was excellent - in fact it was so good and the children enjoyed it so much we did it twice in one week! Every night there was a kiddie disco after dinner which was a huge hit for my 2, they couldn’t wait to (in the words of my 4 year old) have a boogie! The enthusiasm of the staff was excellent as well, it can’t be easy to dance to baby shark every night and make it look fun, but they managed it!! In summary, our first family trip abroad has been fantastic! The fact that the entire resort has been designed with little ones in mind meant that we could totally relax knowing that they were safe and entertained. We have all returned home with fabulous memories and are seriously considering booking another Tots resort for next year! Thanks to all at Mumsnet for such a fantastic opportunity, we had a blast!

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Unfortunately we weren't able to apply due to it being term time but the reviews above are really helpful. I've definitely bookmarked the Tots to Travel website for the future.

We stayed at the Villacana resort. The apartment was spotless and really spacious. The stairgates provided by Tots to Travel meant we could relax and not worry about our exploring two year old on the stone staircase! The play corner in the apartment was prefect. Beautifully decorated, with wooden toys, bricks, lego and books in like-new condition kept our DD busy when we needed time in the shade. The resort itself is well set up for children amd under 5s. There are three pools, including one indoors (none heated). One playground has a slide (though it gets hot early from the sun!), and I understand is the base for the kids club from July for older kids. We spent hours and hours in the other playground, with a pirate ship and other play areas, and shaded loungers for the adults. It was a good spot for parents to meet and swap ideas for restaurants and activities nearby. Cay the playmaker was wonderful, she remembered all the kids' names and struck exactly the right balance of structured casual play. We did messy play, painting and water play. There are also trips to the beach and lots of other activities twice a day at nap-friendly times. The other parents were all delighted with Tots to Travel and the kit provided. Tots to Travel themselves were great in terms of communication. I've come across them in the past and would definitely use them now. We had friends travelling with us to Villacana (not with TtT) and the difference in terms of comfort with everything laid on by Tots to Travel was huge. Thank you Tots to Travel for a great holiday!

We stayed at the Green Garden Resort in Tenerife. We had seen this advertised and debated booking several times previously but had always decided that we weren’t brave enough to take our daughter away abroad just yet. It was a huge stroke of luck that we were able to test the resort for Mumsnet! We asked for everything on the Essential Kit List, partly to be able to test it, but mainly to have everything on hand “just in case". Ironically, the two things we really needed/wanted weren’t in the room when we arrived (bodyguards and a DVD player for “essential” Frozen and Peppa Pig viewing), but when we call reception about this both were brought to us surprisingly quickly. The accommodation was relatively spacious and well set up for a family group. The two bedroom apartment clearly used to be a one bedroom apartment, with the original bedroom being used as the twin room for children and the original living space which is open plan with the kitchen area becoming the main bedroom. The bed was king/superking size with curtains across the footboard to give a little privacy from the area with the children’s toys and small sofa. My daughter is two and a half and once asleep rarely wakes and doesn’t usually get out of bed, but if I had older children prone to wandering about or trying to escape, I may be a little mindful that the door to the room is right next to the children’s bedroom and the opposite end of the apartment to the adults bed and the outdoor terrace. The apartment layout also meant that the audio monitor for the children’s room has to sit on the kitchen worktop as on either of the bedside tables, the receiver was out of range. This was a little annoying as I am the sort to have the monitor next to my side of the bed (and I am used to a video monitor anyway), and the monitor was no good if you wanted to sit on the terrace after your children’s bedtime with the monitor nearby. We occasionally heard other children from the apartment above and next to us, but on the whole we found the room surprisingly quiet given we were in an area specifically for those with children. Our only other comments on the accommodation were that we would have liked to have seen air conditioning in the main bedroom as well as the children’s room, and we would have liked there to be some storage for clothes in the main bedroom. All the storage was in the children’s room and was completely open, so not ideal if your children like to rearrange things! There was no storage, drawers or hanging space in or around the main bedroom. A safe in the room would have also been useful/reassuring Having the play corner in the room was wonderful. I had also brought a few toys from home, largely for bribery purposes, but I needn’t have done as the selection of toys was great. We had a table and chairs, a little wooden house with plastic animal toys, megablocks, wooden blocks, a selection of wooden cars and peg dolls, a selection of books, a wooden rainbow and a couple of dressing up capes and masks. My daughter loved playing with these and all the toys were impeccably clean. Outside were some foam mats and a plastic elephant. The playzones were appropriate and engaging for our daughters age group, but I would say that there was something for all ages from just sitting to beyond pre-school age. We were at the resort the week before half term but found that none of the areas were ever especially busy. Tots Boulevard is between the terraces of one row of the Tots to Travel rooms and the entrances to the other row. It isn’t permanently “manned" by anyone from the resort or Tots to Travel so there was no way of policing its “exclusivity" but we didn’t see it being over run with children staying at the hotel but not with Tots to Travel. The playmakers activities were varied throughout the week and they appear to run a two week timetable sonic you were there longer than a week there was a bit more variety. Things ranged from treasure hunts, messy play, film viewings, making play dough and parachute games. The playmaker at the resort was lovely, really friendly and great at engaging with the children. Tots to Travel also offer two beach trips a week where you turn up at the hotel reception and a coach, water and bucket and spades are all provided for a trip to the local beach before it gets too hot in the middle of the day. We found this way of going to the beach really made it so much easier and more enjoyable as we didn’t have to negotiate public transport or fit in with the timetable of shuttle buses. The playmaker held the fort where families could leave their things on the beach and dug out a boat and suggested games to the children, but we were free to wander down the beach and do our own thing for the duration too. Having the guarantee of the essential kit was great and made packing so much easier. We have always holidayed in self catering lodges in the UK since having our daughter and I find the stress of remembering everything and having to squeeze high chairs, travel cots etc into the car so stressful and I then start the holiday still feeling stressed! That these things and more were all provided and in fact I took snacks and toys “just in case" and needn’t have done as the resort all inclusive included snacks being available between the main mealtimes. As a family we had a lovely stay and just wish we had a few more days there – a week was just long enough to relax in to holiday mode, by which time it was time for me to start thinking about packing and the journey home. The pools were lovely, and despite the resort being seemingly quite full, it never felt over crowded. The food was generally good and being all inclusive really helped with the being relaxed as it is just so easy to turn up and eat whenever suits you and not think about where your next meal is coming from! The hotel staff were friendly and the housekeepers did a great job, the room was very clean and stayed that way throughout the week. It was the first time we had flown with our daughter and the first trip to the Canary Islands for all of us. We found the flight time easily manageable with a toddler and the lack of time difference was great as it was one less thing to factor in to the travelling. The weather was perfect for us as a family and we enjoyed our stay so much we have actually booked to go back to Green Garden at a similar time next year but for a few days longer. I’m sure that there are other great resorts out there which are perfect for families with kids, but it is reassuring and less stressful to go somewhere that you have been to before and know exactly what to expect! We really couldn’t fault the hotel, we had a great stay, our daughter had the best time and we are very much looking forward to going back again!

We stayed at the Vale de Riberia resort in Portugal in May. The resort and villa itself was spotless, it all looked brand new. The villa had lots of toys for my 2.5 year old daughter. The toys were in great condition as was the rest of the 2 bedroom villa. The resort itself was going under a period of new management so I wouldn’t say it was 100% up to expectation (E.g. supermarket didn’t have the basics, no kids meals/snack at the on-site snack bar/restaurant) however the staff and management of the resort are working tirelessly to get it to the tots to travel quality and expectation. The resort itself has one large pool area with a small play area which was perfect for my toddler. I would make aware that the pool is not heated so my toddler was only able to stay in there for short periods of time. The resort is about 15 minutes to the nearest town so a car is essential. I would say this resort would suit those who prefer to explore and get out and about and use the resort as a base and those who’d prefer a mainly self catering holiday (although a small breakfast was included). All the staff were fabulous and friendly. I would definitely recommend tots to travel and would use them in the future as I found the level of Carr and customer service fantastic.

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non-tester my tip is to be open minded about how much relaxation you will actually get when you have young children, and don't plan fixed activities in advance and just go with the flow.

Share your golden tip for going away with babies or toddlers! My tip is to take a bit of time to consider how best to make it a holiday for SAHMs as well, as so many holidays when you have small children are just the same old drudge in a different place. So by all means book self-catering for the flexibility, but expect to eat out so no one has to shop and cook. Relax on your green principles a bit and fall back on disposable and single-use stuff for once, so there's less in the way of laundry and washing up. And make a list of essential packing well in advance so poor old mum doesn't have to think so hard about remembering everything that her head explodes on the eve of going away. Speaking from bitter experience!

non tester most practical advice is ensure your child or baby has a passport! But an actual tip would be to board the plane as late as you can- you avoid lots of people rushing to their seats and it means less time for the kids to sit whilst travelling.

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Non tester Anything you can buy there such as formula, nappies, do that so saves you having to pack so much things. Stay somewhere child/toddler friendly, where there are things for them to do, childrens pools etc. Take snacks for the plane, that you know they like.

non-tester My tip would be to pack an activity kit with a little toy, snack, puzzle or sticker book that your child hasn't seen you prepare so they will have something to entertain them on the journey.

Don't plan too much, it is overwhelming for them and leads to a lot of emotions coming from a very small child. They are entertained by exploring the new sleeping arrangements or going for a walk outside

dont panic.this is a holiday and should be one!you cant what if and oh no about everything that ight or might not happen.you are ready.you are prepared and all your worries will most liely just weigh you down. get yourself as ready as you can.dont stress at eacohter.be there for eacohter and then just stop,breathe and enjoy it all.usually noadays most places you go to is equipt ith anything you might need.

Non-tester Organisation helps - I make a big list (love me a list) to make sure I remember everything we need for holidays. If you're going on a long journey some new toys or activity books are a good idea to keep the kids busy and happy when confined on a plane/ train/ car. Also don't plan too many activities- toddlers love the pool and playground, you don't need to find lots of pricey other things to do, sometimes keeping it simple makes everyone happy.

oh and make a big list.a base list that you save then to your computer so you can print it out each time you go away.so it has the eseentials on it.clothes,passports,tickets,mobile,games etc and then depending o nwhere yo uare going you can add to it.so beach gear,surf board,language book etc.but then youve always got your go to list to start with.saves times and panic.

My golden tip is to bring comforters from home to help them sleep. My sons don't have any particular teddy bear they like but when they're away from home it helps them to settle quicker and bedtime to have something familiar

My tip is to plan well in advance - lists, pack early! But when you're there don't get too stressed and enjoy your holiday - wherever you are in the world there will be babies and children who live there!

Non-tester here. My tip would be to recognise that it’s not going to be like holidays pre-children, so try to embrace the madness! Aim for one “thing” per day - and pack snacks.

From my most recent trip my tip is, if possible, take the boat rather than the plane, even if much longer! It was so much less stress, he had space to play and run around and we didn’t need to worry about baggage allowance.

My top tip after our first trip abroad with our toddler is stickers and snacks, all the stickers and snacks for the journey and a good supply of crayola colour wonder colouring so you don't have to worry about pen/crayons all over your accommodation. I think being relaxed about usual routine helps as you will settle in to a holiday routine quickly enough, and if you can justify it, all inclusive accommodation to avoid the usual chores of shopping, cooking, cleaning etc from home, making it a bit of a break for everyone.

  • Which resort did you attend? We went to Vale da Ribeira Residences
  • Did you have all the Tots Essential Kit that you requested in your accommodation? Yes, and also some items we didn’t request! They all looked brand new and very clean. The cot was great and my youngest slept really well. Was so helpful to have a stool for hand washing and a toilet seat.
  • Did your accommodation suit the specific needs of a family with children under five?
  • Did you find the in accommodation play corner age appropriate and engaging?
  • Did you find the Tots Play Zones age appropriate and engaging?
  • Did you find the Playmaker activities age appropriate, varied and engaging? (Green Garden, Villacana Resort & Vale da Ribeira only)
  • Did the Tots Guarantee of the Essential Kit and accommodation safety checks make you feel more at ease about holidaying with young children?
  • Were you able to relax, recharge and reconnect as a family?

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Thinking about a holiday with under fives this year? Your timing couldn’t be better because Tots to Travel have just added another four destinations to their Tots Exclusive Experience collection, making a total of seven Tots Exclusive Resorts from the sunny south coast of Tenerife to beautiful Brittany.

If you haven’t heard of Tots to Travel until now, they’re the company responsible for making holidays with under fives easy, safe and the type of adventures you want to have with the world’s most inquisitive, wide-eyed and up for anything mini-travellers. For the past 13 years Tots to Travel have visited and inspected all their properties personally, carried out a unique 30-Point Safety Check on every one; made sure all private pools had safety barriers, and hand-picked destinations for particular little-kid appeal. Plus they’ve always included 20+ Tots Essential Kit in every property at no extra cost and made a point of listening to parents. Which is probably why they keep coming up with fresh ideas like Tots Exclusive Experience: resorts and accommodation created exclusively for families with younger kids, and personally designed by Tots to Travel.

So now, instead of hoping under fives fit in, you can choose resorts made to measure for them right down to cute bedrooms, creative play zones, cool in-villa toyboxes and exciting Playmaker activity programmes; Stay and Play sessions, kids clubs and splash perfect children’s pools. Breakfast is served from 7am, a civilised hour for most hungry tots. Kid-friendly pool bars and family restaurants come good on inventive menus to tempt trainee eaters. And beaches, fun attractions, outdoor adventures and grown-up distractions are all nearby, along with convenient airports and blissfully short transfers.

In fact, it’s probably not going too far to say that the Tots Exclusive Experience has thought as carefully about your under fives as you do, every minute of the day. So how does such an attentive approach work in practice? Take a look at the seven Tots Exclusive Experience Resorts and see for yourself.

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1/7. Green Garden, South West Tenerife

Green Garden is the first Tots Exclusive Experience Resort on the sunny south west coast of Tenerife. Between their very own Tots boulevard, cute playgrounds and ride on toys, heaps of colourful toys and family activities, tots really do rule here. Even all-inclusive is tailored to their little heart’s desires from drinks and snacks on demand to buffets stacked with under five favourites. And everything has been personally designed by Tots to Travel so you can look forward to adorable kids’ bedrooms, thoughtful extras at no extra cost, all the equipment you need, and plenty of peaceful, private space for family together time.

Why families love the Tots Exclusive Experience at Green Garden

  • Choice of one and two bedroom apartments and two or three bedroom villas.
  • Choice of villas with private pools or villas with pools and playrooms.
  • Apartments and villas have private terraces or gardens, and fully equipped kitchens.
  • Dedicated Tots Exclusive zones and play areas.
  • All-inclusive includes breakfast, lunch and dinner, plus all snacks and drinks.
  • Tots Playmakers activity programme for under fives.
  • Green Garden resort grounds and lagoon-style family pool.
  • Free shuttle buses to local beaches and legendary Siam Park.
  • 15 minutes drive from Tenerife South Airport.

All-inclusive family holidays at Green Garden from £230 per family, per night.

Find out more about the tots exclusive experience at green garden.

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2/7. Salema Beach Village, Western Algarve

Families like Western Algarve for much more than Blue Flag beaches. It’s the part of the coast where you can still find traditional villages and historic towns, along with peaceful countryside and phenomena like the remarkable Vicente Coast Natural Park. So needless to say it’s also where you’ll find Salema Beach Village, the Tots Exclusive Experience resort overlooking the Atlantic, minutes from one of the region’s loveliest beaches and just west of charming Lagos. It’s a gorgeous spot, but if you’re planning to explore, be prepared for some resistance when you try to tear your under fives away from their new ‘home’.

Why families love the Tots Exclusive Experience at Salema Beach Village

  • Choice of two or three bedroom villas with fully equipped kitchens.
  • All villas have private patios and grown-ups-only, roof terraces.
  • Shared, enclosed gardens and tot-perfect playground.
  • Large, heated resort pool and separate kids swimming pool.
  • Full breakfast served from 7am every morning.
  • Poolside snack bar and villa room service.
  • 15 minutes walk (or free golf buggy ride) from Blue Flag Salema Beach.
  • Short drive from Lagos, Portimão and Cabo São Vicente.
  • One hour’s drive west of Faro Airport.

Family holidays at Salema Beach Village from £136 per family, per night.

Find out more about the tots exclusive experience at salema beach village.

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3/7. Villacana, Costa del Sol

With its lush gardens, charming architecture and tranquil atmosphere, Villacana is a perfect match for the Tots Exclusive Experience. The grounds are magical for curious under fives, but there’s plenty of other distractions vying for their attention like Playmakers Stay and Play sessions, tot-size playgrounds, no less than three pools and a free summertime kids club. Safe, sandy beaches are nearby too and Marbella and Estepona are just 20 minutes away.

Why families love the Tots Exclusive Experience at Villacana

  • Choice of one, two and three bedroom apartments with fully equipped kitchens.
  • All apartments have private patios, dining terraces or enclosed courtyards.
  • Lovely resort grounds with shaded seating areas and lawns.
  • Three resort pools, one indoors.
  • Exclusive Tots Play Zones and Playmakers tot activity programme.
  • Kids club for four to 12 year olds, and babysitting service.
  • Four resort restaurants and kid-friendly pool bar.
  • Close to Costa del Sol beaches, 20 minutes from Estepona and Marbella.
  • Under an hour’s drive west of Malaga Airport.

Family holidays at Villacana from £75 per family, per night, including family breakfast.

Find out more about the tots exclusive experience at villacana.

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4/7. Hyde Park Lane, Lanzarote

Apart from the leftfield name, Hyde Park Lane is pure Lanzarote from the cool design to its friendly, family atmosphere. Naturally under fives are particularly welcome and the Tots Exclusive Experience here is extraordinary. Not only are all villas detached, with private pools, delightful kids’ bedrooms and amazing kitchens, they sit slightly separate from the rest of the resort. So you can have perfect peace when you want, but you’re still close to fun stuff like Tots Play Zones, children’s pools and playgrounds, Hyde Park Lane’s kids club, restaurant and snack bars.

Why families love the Tots Exclusive Experience at Hyde Park Lane

  • Two bedroom, detached villas with private, heated pools.
  • Individually designed kids’ bedrooms, fully equipped kitchens.
  • Tots Play Zones designed by Tots to Travel.
  • Two large resort swimming pools and separate children’s pool.
  • Resort kids club for ages four and over. Hyde Park Lane Spa.
  • Relaxed family restaurant and snack bars.
  • A short walk from lovely Los Pocillos beach.
  • Close to Puerto del Carmen, and 20 minutes’ drive from Playa Blanca and Arrecife.
  • Five minutes’ drive from Lanzarote Airport.

Half-board family holidays at Hyde Park Lane from £257 per family, per night.

Find out more about the tots exclusive experience at hyde park lane.

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5/7. Vale da Ribeira, Western Algarve

Western Algarve has some gorgeous countryside which often gets overlooked in a rush to the coast. Fortunately Tots to Travel miss very little when it comes to picking idyllic locations and they don’t disappoint with lovely Vale da Ribeira, the Tots Exclusive Resort surrounded by rolling hills and pretty pine forests, yet only a teeny tiny drive from Atlantic beaches, and almost no distance at all from the delightful town of Lagos.

Why families love the Tots Exclusive Experience at Vale da Ribeira

  • Two bedroom family villas with fully equipped kitchens.
  • Individually designed kids bedrooms.
  • Safe and colourful children’s playground and easy to supervise kids’ pool.
  • Playmakers’ activity programme with ‘stay and play’ sessions.
  • Large resort pool, landscaped garden grounds, countryside views.
  • Full family breakfast served from 7am every day.
  • Poolside snack bar, and Deli coffee shop.
  • 10 minutes drive from family beaches, 20 minutes from Lagos town.

Family holidays at Vale da Ribeira from £85 per family, per night, including breakfast.

Find out more about the tots exclusive experience at vale da ribeira.

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6/7. Berry Farm, Southern Brittany

Kids are never too young to fall in love with Brittany and that reaction is almost guaranteed at delightful Berry Farm. This Tots Exclusive Resort is tucked into beautiful Breton countryside, next to legendary Camors Forest, and positively surrounded by traditional towns and villages. Big, beautiful Atlantic beaches are within easy driving distance, but everything from pony riding to treetop adventure parks could keep you happily close to home.

Why families love the Tots Exclusive Experience at Berry Farm

  • A choice of characterful gites with two to six bedrooms.
  • Fully equipped kitchens and fun children’s bedrooms.
  • Heated, enclosed saltwater pool and separate toddler pool.
  • Extensive landscaped garden grounds with outdoor play zones.
  • Large play barn and children’s playground.
  • Home cooked family meals to order, pre-arrival shopping service.
  • Direct access to Camor Forest.
  • 30 minutes from Carnac Beach, five minutes from Baud.
  • Just under two hours drive from Nantes Airport.

Family holidays at Berry Farm from £114 per family, per night.

Find out more about the tots exclusive experience at berry farm.

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7/7. Almond Grove, Costa Blanca

Almond Grove isn’t just an exceptional Tots Exclusive Experience Resort, it was also voted one of The Times ‘Best Villas in the Med 2018’. Particular praise was heaped on the facilities for families with young children, and it’s easy to see why. Between cool chill-out zones for tot-size siestas to heaps of creative activities, family movie nights, fantastic kids pools and playground, welcome barbecues and pamper-centric Mummy Mondays, it more than lives up to its rave reviews.

Why families love the Tots Exclusive Experience at Almond Grove

  • A choice of two and three bedroom family villas with fully equipped kitchens.
  • Cute, individually designed kids’ bedrooms.
  • Large children’s playground, Sand & Splash playground, creative activity programme.
  • Enormous, heated and gated resort pool with separate toddler area.
  • Adorable chill-out zones; family cinema nights; indoor playroom.
  • Home cooked meal service, pool bar, pre-arrival shopping service.
  • Professional babysitting service.
  • 45 minutes from Alicante and Costa Blanca beaches. 30 minutes from historic Elche.
  • 40 minutes’ drive from Alicante Airport.

Family holidays at Almond Grove from £174 per family, per night.

Find out more about the tots exclusive experience at almond grove, can’t decide which tots exclusive experience is the one for your tots give tots to travel a call on 0800 014 2770 and talk to someone who knows just about everything there is to know about amazing holidays with under-fives., love to travel with your family.

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Green Garden Tots – The Best Way to Travel with Kids

The benefits of traveling with kids, the best way to travel with kids, the best places to travel with kids, the best times to travel with kids, the most important things to remember when traveling with kids, tips for making travel with kids easier, ideas for keeping kids entertained while traveling, tips for dealing with jet lag when traveling with kids, traveling with kids: what to pack, faqs about traveling with kids.

Green Garden Tots is the best way to travel with kids! We offer tips and advice on how to make the most of your family vacations with kids.

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There are many benefits to traveling with kids. It can be a great way to bond with them, teach them about different cultures and customs, and give them an opportunity to explore the world.

Of course, traveling with kids can also be challenging at times. But if you plan ahead and are prepared for some bumps in the road, you can make it a fun and rewarding experience for everyone involved.

Here are some tips for making the most of your travels with kids:

-Before you go, do some research on kid-friendly attractions in your destination. This will help you plan your itinerary and make sure there’s enough for the little ones to do.

-Pack light! This will make it easier to get around with kids in tow.

-Make sure to schedule plenty of down time into your trip. Kids (and adults) need time to relax and recharge after sightseeing all day.

-Be flexible! Things rarely go according to plan when traveling with kids, so expect the unexpected and roll with the punches.

There are many different ways to travel with kids, but one of the best ways is to have them accompany you on a green garden tot. This type of travel is not only good for your health, but it can also be fun and educational for your kids. Here are some tips on how to make the most out of this type of travel:

-Find a local park or green space that you can visit. This can be a great way to get some fresh air and exercise while also spending time together as a family. -Pack a picnic lunch to enjoy in the park. This will save you money and allow you to spend more time enjoying the outdoors. -Bring along some toys or games that your kids can play. This will help keep them entertained while you are working in the garden. -Take a break from gardening every so often to play with your kids. This will help them stay interested in what you are doing and make sure that they are getting enough exercise.

There are many great places to travel with kids, but some destinations are better suited for families than others. When choosing a vacation spot, it’s important to consider the interests of all family members, as well as the age of the children. Here are some of the best places to travel with kids:

Disneyland: For many families, a trip to Disneyland is a rite of passage. The “happiest place on Earth” offers something for everyone, from toddlers to teens. There are rides, shows, and characters that will appeal to all age groups. And, if you’re travelling with young children, there are plenty of “kid-friendly” restaurants and activities to keep them happy.

The Beach: A trip to the beach is a great way to relax and enjoy quality time with your family. If you’re looking for a place that has something for everyone, try Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. In addition to miles of sandy beaches, Myrtle Beach also offers golf courses, an amusement park, water parks, and outlet shopping.

The Mountains: If your family enjoys outdoor activities, then a trip to the mountains might be just what you’re looking for. In addition to hiking and scenic drives, many mountain towns offer festivals and other events that are fun for the whole family. Gatlinburg, Tennessee is a great place to start your search – it’s located in the Great Smoky Mountains and offers attractions like Ripley’s Aquarium and Ober Gatlinburg (an amusement park).

Green Garden Tots is the best way to travel with kids. We provide a safe, clean and fun environment for your children while you are away. We offer a variety of amenities and activities to keep your children entertained, including a swimming pool, playground, and on-site childcare.

We know that travelling with kids can be difficult, so we want to make it as easy for you as possible. That’s why we offer a variety of services to help you plan your trip, including transportation and accommodations. We can even help you plan your itinerary so that you can see all the best sights while still spending time with your family.

We know that the best memories are made when we travel together, so let us help you make some great ones!

There are a few things that are important to remember when you are traveling with kids, whether you are going by car, plane, or train.

First, it is important to have a plan. Before you even leave for your trip, sit down with your family and map out what you are going to do each day. This will help everyone know what to expect and will make sure that everyone gets to do the things that they want to do.

Next, make sure that you pack everything that you will need. This includes clothes, shoes, toiletries, and any toys or games that your children might want to play with while you are away. It is also a good idea to pack snacks and drinks for the journey.

Finally, remember to have patience. Traveling can be stressful, especially with young children. If someone gets tired or cranky, take a break and let them rest. It is also important to be flexible in case plans change or something does not go according to plan.

Whether you’re planning a road trip or flying to your next destination, traveling with kids can be challenging. Green Garden Tots has some great tips to make travel with kids easier, so you can enjoy your vacation and create lasting memories with your family.

-Start by packing light. You don’t need to bring everything with you when you travel. Just pack the essentials and leave the rest at home. -Plan ahead and make sure everyone has a comfortable place to sleep. If you’re traveling by car, pack pillows and blankets for the kids to use in their seats. If you’re flying, book a hotel room with a crib or pack an inflatable mattress for the kids to sleep on. -Bring along some favorite snacks and drinks so the kids will stay happy during the trip. -Pack a few toys and games to keep the kids entertained during down times. Books, coloring books, and handheld electronic games are all good options. -Finally, relax and have fun! Traveling with kids can be challenging, but it’s also an opportunity to create lasting memories with your family.

If you’re looking for ways to keep your kids entertained while traveling, look no further than Green Garden Tots! These awesome little devices are perfect for keeping kids occupied while on the go.

Green Garden Tots are small, handheld gardens that kids can use to grow their own plants and vegetables. They come with everything kids need to get started, including soil, seeds, and a water reservoir. All kids have to do is add water and they’re ready to grow!

Not only are Green Garden Tots a great way to keep kids entertained while traveling, but they’re also a great way for kids to learn about gardening and plant science. They’re the perfect activity for curious minds.

So if you’re looking for a fun and educational way to keep your kids entertained while traveling, be sure to check out Green Garden Tots!

Dealing with jet lag can be difficult for anyone, but it can be especially tough when you’re traveling with kids. Here are a few tips to help you and your family deal with jet lag:

-Plan your travel so that you arrive during the day. This will help everyone adjust to the new time zone more quickly.

-Get everyone on a regular sleep schedule before you leave. This will help minimize the effects of jet lag.

-When you arrive at your destination, try to stay awake until it is nighttime there. This will help your body acclimate to the new time zone more quickly.

-Make sure everyone gets plenty of rest and relaxation while you’re on vacation. This will help reduce the effects of jet lag when you return home.

No matter where you’re going, traveling with kids can be a challenge. But if you’re prepared, it can also be a lot of fun. Here are some tips on what to pack to make your trip go more smoothly.

One of the most important things to pack is food. Kids are always hungry, and you don’t want to be stuck without snacks. Pack a mix of healthy and unhealthy snacks, as well as some easy-to-prepare meals in case you can’t find time to stop for a proper meal.

Clothing is another essential. Make sure to pack plenty of changes of clothes, as kids are notoriously messy. It’s also a good idea to pack weather-appropriate clothing, as well as anything else your child might need, such as a swimsuit or raincoat.

Finally, don’t forget the entertainment. Books, toys, and games will help keep your kids occupied on long car rides or waiting in airports. A portable DVD player can also be a lifesaver on long trips.

By packing these essential items, you’ll be prepared for anything your trip throws at you.

Q: What are Green Garden Tots? A: We are a small, family-owned business specializing in eco-friendly travel products for families with young children. Our flagship product is the Green Garden Tot, a reusable, snapsack-style travel high chair that can be used both indoors and outdoors.

Q: Where are you located? A: We are based in the San Francisco Bay Area, but we ship our products all over the world!

Q: How did you come up with the idea for the Green Garden Tot? A: We were on a family vacation in Mexico when our youngest daughter was just six months old. We were struggling to find a way to keep her safe and clean while we were out exploring, and we realized that there was a need for an easy-to-use, portable travel high chair. So, we went home and got to work on designing and prototyping the first Green Garden Tot!

Q: Why is it important to use an eco-friendly travel high chair? A: There are two main reasons why we believe it’s important to use an eco-friendly travel high chair like the Green Garden Tot. First of all, it’s important to reduce our impact on the environment whenever possible. The Green Garden Tot is made from durable, sustainable materials that can be reused over and over again, so it helps to reduce waste. Second of all, using an eco-friendly travel high chair helps to keep your little one safe and healthy. Many conventional travel high chairs are made from plastic or other synthetic materials that can off-gas harmful chemicals into your child’s environment. The Green Garden Tot is made from 100% natural cotton and wool felt, so you can rest assured that your child is only surrounded by safe, healthy materials.

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Tots to Travel ceased trading

Tots to Travel emailed to say they had ceased trading and our holiday booking has been passed to the owner of The property. I contacted the owner who has said they have only received part of the deposit and we need to pay more to secure the booking. Has anyone tried claiming from their credit card company to get a refund back?

Date of experience : October 20, 2020

A highly recommended travel agent

Charlotte has been really helpful and empathetic. She gave me all the information I wanted about the villa and our destination before booking. I have been very impressed with the properties on Tots To Travel website and the standards they maintain. I am very happy.

Date of experience : September 22, 2020

Further to my review a few days ago

Further to my review a few days ago; I contacted our accommodation provider and they were never paid by T2T. I have never had an email from T2T to say they have ceased trading if it wasn’t for reviews on here I’d be none the wiser. I have managed to successfully do a chargeback via my bank

Date of experience : October 22, 2020

TtT..... thoroughly good even under Covid!!

TtT have always been about as good you can get through our dealings with them and, having felt it wise to cancel our holiday to Portugal earlier this year, they provided a full refund which will enable us to book again at a safer time. This took three or four months from the date of booking but the important thing is that we received it. During my e-mail discussions with them I was occasionally guilty of a little impatience as, for a while, I thought I might be getting the 'runaround'. I had nothing but politeness in return and shouldn't have doubted them. So we will be happy to re-book with them and their lovely team!

Date of experience : June 05, 2020

Reply from Tots To Travel

Thank you for this really wonderful review - and apologies that the administration of your refund took so long. We do look forward to helping you again - and indeed of course to things returning to some form of normal so that everyone can enjoy a family holiday. Thank you again.

Just brilliant

From start to finish Tots to Travel were brilliant. Time and care was taken over the booking and we felt so reassured. The villa itself was just fantastic, brilliantly kitted out with toys and kid kit! We loved every minute of the holiday and no one wanted to leave. We are planning our next trip. Don’t hesitate - book with Tots!

Date of experience : December 20, 2019

Thank you so much for such a great review! It's so great you found the team to be so helpful, and most importantly that you had such a brilliant time away with all the kit and toys making things so much easier! It's so lovely to see this kind of feedback and to hear that you'd love to go away with us again. Thanks so much! Eleanor

My deposit didn’t make it to the villa, but the booking did...

Reluctant that I have to rate my experience. One star way too many. T2T have transferred our booking directly to the villa for ‘21 (postponed after Covid) ... but NOT the £1,500 deposit! They’ve gone down, taking my money with them. Disgusted. The villa suggests asking ABTA for help, but I don’t think T2T were members (telling!) ... am I right?. Thanks

Date of experience : November 17, 2020

Poor customer service

I have tried to contact Tots to Travel several times over the past week to discuss a potential holiday booking for later this year. Despite leaving voicemails and sending emails I have received no response! Having since read the reviews on here, I would certainly no longer consider booking a holiday with them. A disappointing experience to say the least.

Date of experience : October 19, 2020

Flights and kids club

Making the accommodation booking separate from the flights is a bit stressful as in the process of spending one evening selecting flights, the week we wanted to go for then became fully booked. Also I felt it wasn’t clear that the Tenerife resort didn’t offer skids club where you can leave your baby

Date of experience : June 24, 2019

Thank you for your feedback, i'm sorry that you found the process of booking your accommodation and flights separate a little stressful on this occasion. I have passed your feedback over to our travel experts to ensure that they are explaining the kids club options in full before the time of booking to our customers. I'm sure you will have a wonderful time at the resort and don't forget you can use our stay and play Playmaker activities to keep your little one occupied during your stay. Have a great holiday in Tenerife. Claire

I cannot recommend them enough

I cannot recommend them enough! I felt very well taken care of and all my questions were answered with details. Rachel dealt with most of my queries and was so kind and efficient. Its our first holiday as a family of four and they have given me so much confidence.

Date of experience : January 30, 2020

What a lovely review, thank you so much for taking the time to leave such kind feedback. I'm so glad Rachel could help with sorting your holiday plans and that Kirsten could get you booked in - if you need any more advice or information ahead of the holiday then please do let us know. Have a fantastic time in Portugal when you go! Eleanor

Bye bye my hard earned cash

Took my money for our 2021 holiday but they never transferred it to the accommodation like they had said they did. They have no folded taking my money with them, because they encouraged me to do a bank transfer payment I am unlikely to see my money every again. Shame after having a good 2019 holiday with them.

Date of experience : November 18, 2020

Amazing Holiday!

Tots to Travel were fab, the accommodation (Green Garden - Tenerife) was so sensibly thought out with plenty to entertain an 18 month old, we had so much fun. Staff on site are very helpful and I’m confident that support would have been given through Tots in the UK if required, given the pre-travel and follow up calls. I’ve recommended to all of my friends with little ones as it made holidaying with a toddler as relaxing and easy as it possibly could be!

Date of experience : October 17, 2019

What a lovely review, thank you! It's great to hear that you had such a lovely time at Green Garden and that the resort suited yourselves and your little one so well. It's wonderful to hear that you are recommending us to your friends and we hope to hear from you again when booking a future holiday! Eleanor

Tots to travel have charged money to…

Tots to travel have charged money to our credit card a week ago when we no longer have a holiday booked with them and now can't get in contact to discuss getting money back. It is a lot of money to us, it is disgraceful behaviour.

First and last time

I don’t feel I received any benefits from booking with tots to travel. We didn’t receive items promised on the essential kit and the property was not in my opinion completely safe for children which were the two main factors in choosing tots to travel.

Date of experience : September 27, 2019

Thank you for your review and your time on the phone earlier. It's such a shame that we were not aware of the issues whilst you were on holiday, as we could have improved a number of them quickly and early on in your stay. As discussed I have raised your feedback with our product team and requested that a visit is made to the property. I'm pleased to hear that although on this occasion you didn't seem to experience the normal Tots to Travel experience, you would look to book with us again. Thank you again for your time today. Claire

Great experience with friendly clear…

Great experience with friendly clear communications. The only challenge is aligning flights if you are looking for a good deal as you need to wait to book them after confirmation. We are looking forward to our holiday with them!

Date of experience : August 22, 2019

Thank you for a great review, our Family Travel Experts love helping our customers. Have a great time in Tenerife Martin

I have asked to rebook my holiday due to cancellation caused by the Coronavirus. I have been denied this and told to contact my insurance company. I understand not offering refunds, but since I gave this company my money ( a large amount) I feel that they should be doing more to help and not just moving me on to another company.

Date of experience : March 20, 2020

I appreciate your review is a response to our advice rather than our customer service. We have been in touch with you to explain further. We ARE doing all we can to help and are offering you what we genuinely to be the best possible advice currently - the same advice we are giving our own families and friends. Moving your booking as things currently stand is doing you a disservice on two fronts; what you wish to move to may not be there in a year's time, nor the airlines to get you there - it really is all that uncertain. I know no-one wants to hear or believe that, but it's quite possible. You also risk having your insurance cover invalidated. We can't be clearer than this - use your insurance (understand that they are busy too) and be in a position to re-book whatever you wish to only when it becomes safe again to do so. I wish I could advise you on when this will be, but no-one can. I know this is not a conciliatory response but I feel it is my responsibility to be as direct and clear as possible. Rob Shand, CEO, Tots to Travel

Very friendly service and really…

Very friendly service and really helpful. My booking took no time at all and I’ve had a number of emails following to confirm the booking and book the things that we will need once we arrive with our daughter which is fantastic.

Date of experience : February 22, 2020

Thanks for the kind review! I'm really happy to see Rachel was so helpful in finding your perfect family holiday - I hope you have a wonderful time when you go! Eleanor

Really easy booking

Really easy booking, very helpful advice on messenger. Lots of information about each property which made it easier to compare. Can't wait for our holiday now.

Date of experience : August 05, 2019

Thank you for the great review! We're really glad that we were able to help you decide on the perfect location and hope you have a fantastic holiday! Martin

6 stars if I could

Great customer service booking my holiday and can’t wait to go to Green Garden Resort in Tenerife again. Genuine paradise for toddlers giving tired parents a much needed break.

Date of experience : July 02, 2019

What a lovely review, thank you! It's great to hear that you found the Green Garden resort suited you so well, enjoy your return trip! Claire

Very efficient and helpful booking of…

Very efficient and helpful booking of our holiday by Charlotte. Three generations off to Portugal in late August with twins a year old and a five yr old. Charlotte was knowledgable and reassuring. One very excited family looking forward to a very special family holiday.

Date of experience : February 17, 2020

Thanks so much for taking the time to leave such kind feedback, it's really lovely to see that Charlotte was so helpful in finding your perfect holiday home. I hope you all have a fantastic time, and please get in touch if you have any more questions for us at all! Eleanor

Fantastic customer experience

Absolutely fantastic service from the team. From my initial call to the holiday planning team and ultimately booking our holiday the service was faultless. Very efficient and friendly staff and so excited about our holiday now, I’ve got a feeling this won’t be the last time we book with you!

Date of experience : January 08, 2020

Wow, that a fantastic review! Thank you so much for the kind comments, I'm so glad that Helena and the team could help narrow everything down and found something that works for your family. Have the most amazing time in France when you go - they've certainly found a lovely spot for you! :) Eleanor

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Take the stress out of travelling with the kids and head to Tenerife for your next summer hol

Tots To Travel Green Garden is beautifully thought out and clearly designed BY parents, FOR parents

  • Dominic Turnbull
  • Published : 0:01, 6 Oct 2018
  • Updated : 18:41, 6 Oct 2018

HOLIDAYS used to be so simple – two weeks on a sun lounger, with the toughest decision being which drink to choose or book to read.

Then along come children and turn every idea you ever had about relaxing upside-down.

 This resort allows you to enjoy quality family time by taking away the stress of travelling with your youngsters

Airports become a daunting assault course and meal times turn into a trial of strength — survived only by those with extremely high pain thresholds.

The idea of a family holiday abroad is appealing in theory. But the reality can be exhaustingly different.

Here is where the Tots To Travel Green Garden resort in Tenerife’s Playa de las Americas comes in — allowing you to enjoy quality family time by taking away the stress of travelling with your youngsters.

The resort is beautifully thought out and clearly designed BY parents, FOR parents.

 Our days were spent in the sunshine - not far from the pool

After an early-morning flight with our daughter Romy, five, and six-month-old son George, my wife and I were feeling a little care-worn. But thankfully that feeling soon disappeared after a 15-minute journey from the airport to arrive in our two-storey villa — our home for the next week.

Romy was thrilled with every aspect of her spacious, bright bedroom with twin beds. It was beautifully decorated with lots of colourful cushions, cool wallpaper, a toy box and even a night light to help her feel secure and at home.

The black-out curtains were a massive success, as our notoriously early-rising daughter regularly woke when the clock had passed seven — completely unheard of at home.

Though the resort is all-inclusive, our villa had a modern kitchen and Tots To Travel provides a “baby and child essential kit” of 20 items, taking the hassle out of cramming bulky products into your packing.

 The resort offers a wonderful children’s activity programme

The kit includes sterilisers, monitors, hand-held blenders, baby cutlery and microwave — a far cry from the usual tired-looking cot and high chair you get when requesting a room for children.

Downstairs there was a second shower room and relaxation area. We also had a heated plunge pool, complete with barriers for safety — ideal for a dip in the early evening.

Our days were spent in the sunshine, not far from the pool. But there was also a wonderful children’s activity programme.

There were trips to the nearby beach arranged at sensible times before the sun got too fierce, popcorn-decorating in the afternoon and mindfulness sessions or discos in the evening.

 Tots To Travel prides itself on a 30-point safety check - so you can relax knowing there are no hidden dangers with the rooms or equipment

For younger children, the Tots’ Boulevard with shaded play zones was the perfect place, featuring a pirate ship, treehouse, pristine sandpit and giant versions of games such as Connect Four.

The resort also arranges a free shuttle bus to the nearby Siam Park and Aqualand water parks.

The beach resorts of Playa de las Americas and Los Cristianos are on your doorstep too, but we didn’t feel the need to go and visit. Our resort was just too relaxing. Even the least sociable holidaymakers (that’s me) wound down with a drink and chatted happily while watching their children play.

And because Tots To Travel prides itself on a 30-point safety check, you can relax knowing there are no hidden dangers with the rooms or equipment.

 The resort arranges a free shuttle bus to the nearby Siam Park and Aqualand water park

Experience has taught me that one of the biggest hurdles to a happy family is food. Unhappy meals can increase stress levels in even the most idyllic spot.

Luckily, the host of buffet-style options means everyone can enjoy a relaxing meal together. You can even savour a second or third beer before youngsters get bored.

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For the kids there are plentiful popular choices, from fish fingers and pizza to chicken and salad. There was even kid-sized versions of the local Spanish food, so they could give it a try.

And the best bit, I was told, is the unlimited ice cream. Dinner begins at a family-friendly 6pm — another nice touch.

This was our first trip to Tenerife and our first with Tots To Travel. Now I know you can go on holiday with young children and relax, it will not be our last.

GO: TENERIFE

GETTING THERE : Flights from Gatwick to Tenerife are from £39.90pp one way with Norwegian. See norwegian.com. STAYING THERE : Seven nights’ premium all-inclusive at Green Garden Resort is from £361.20pp based on a family of four plus an infant in a cot sharing. See totstotravel.co.uk or call 0800 014 2770.

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Take the stress out of travelling with the kids and head to Tenerife for your next summer hol

Tots To Travel Green Garden is beautifully thought out and clearly designed BY parents, FOR parents

  • Dominic Turnbull
  • Published : 0:01, 6 Oct 2018

HOLIDAYS used to be so simple – two weeks on a sun lounger, with the toughest decision being which drink to choose or book to read.

Then along come children and turn every idea you ever had about relaxing upside-down.

 This resort allows you to enjoy quality family time by taking away the stress of travelling with your youngsters

Airports become a daunting assault course and meal times turn into a trial of strength — survived only by those with extremely high pain thresholds.

The idea of a family holiday abroad is appealing in theory. But the reality can be exhaustingly different.

Here is where the Tots To Travel Green Garden resort in Tenerife’s Playa de las Americas comes in — allowing you to enjoy quality family time by taking away the stress of travelling with your youngsters.

The resort is beautifully thought out and clearly designed BY parents, FOR parents.

 Our days were spent in the sunshine - not far from the pool

After an early-morning flight with our daughter Romy, five, and six-month-old son George, my wife and I were feeling a little care-worn. But thankfully that feeling soon disappeared after a 15-minute journey from the airport to arrive in our two-storey villa — our home for the next week.

Romy was thrilled with every aspect of her spacious, bright bedroom with twin beds. It was beautifully decorated with lots of colourful cushions, cool wallpaper, a toy box and even a night light to help her feel secure and at home.

The black-out curtains were a massive success, as our notoriously early-rising daughter regularly woke when the clock had passed seven — completely unheard of at home.

Though the resort is all-inclusive, our villa had a modern kitchen and Tots To Travel provides a “baby and child essential kit” of 20 items, taking the hassle out of cramming bulky products into your packing.

 The resort offers a wonderful children’s activity programme

The kit includes sterilisers, monitors, hand-held blenders, baby cutlery and microwave — a far cry from the usual tired-looking cot and high chair you get when requesting a room for children.

Downstairs there was a second shower room and relaxation area. We also had a heated plunge pool, complete with barriers for safety — ideal for a dip in the early evening.

Our days were spent in the sunshine, not far from the pool. But there was also a wonderful children’s activity programme.

There were trips to the nearby beach arranged at sensible times before the sun got too fierce, popcorn-decorating in the afternoon and mindfulness sessions or discos in the evening.

 Tots To Travel prides itself on a 30-point safety check - so you can relax knowing there are no hidden dangers with the rooms or equipment

For younger children, the Tots’ Boulevard with shaded play zones was the perfect place, featuring a pirate ship, treehouse, pristine sandpit and giant versions of games such as Connect Four.

The resort also arranges a free shuttle bus to the nearby Siam Park and Aqualand water parks.

The beach resorts of Playa de las Americas and Los Cristianos are on your doorstep too, but we didn’t feel the need to go and visit. Our resort was just too relaxing. Even the least sociable holidaymakers (that’s me) wound down with a drink and chatted happily while watching their children play.

And because Tots To Travel prides itself on a 30-point safety check, you can relax knowing there are no hidden dangers with the rooms or equipment.

 The resort arranges a free shuttle bus to the nearby Siam Park and Aqualand water park

Experience has taught me that one of the biggest hurdles to a happy family is food. Unhappy meals can increase stress levels in even the most idyllic spot.

Luckily, the host of buffet-style options means everyone can enjoy a relaxing meal together. You can even savour a second or third beer before youngsters get bored.

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For the kids there are plentiful popular choices, from fish fingers and pizza to chicken and salad. There was even kid-sized versions of the local Spanish food, so they could give it a try.

And the best bit, I was told, is the unlimited ice cream. Dinner begins at a family-friendly 6pm — another nice touch.

This was our first trip to Tenerife and our first with Tots To Travel. Now I know you can go on holiday with young children and relax, it will not be our last.

GO: TENERIFE

GETTING THERE : Flights from Gatwick to Tenerife are from £39.90pp one way with Norwegian. See norwegian.com. STAYING THERE : Seven nights’ premium all-inclusive at Green Garden Resort is from £361.20pp based on a family of four plus an infant in a cot sharing. See totstotravel.co.uk or call 0800 014 2770.

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Tots to Travel ceased trading

Tots to Travel emailed to say they had ceased trading and our holiday booking has been passed to the owner of The property. I contacted the owner who has said they have only received part of the deposit and we need to pay more to secure the booking. Has anyone tried claiming from their credit card company to get a refund back?

Date of experience : 20 October 2020

A highly recommended travel agent

Charlotte has been really helpful and empathetic. She gave me all the information I wanted about the villa and our destination before booking. I have been very impressed with the properties on Tots To Travel website and the standards they maintain. I am very happy.

Date of experience : 22 September 2020

Further to my review a few days ago

Further to my review a few days ago; I contacted our accommodation provider and they were never paid by T2T. I have never had an email from T2T to say they have ceased trading if it wasn’t for reviews on here I’d be none the wiser. I have managed to successfully do a chargeback via my bank

Date of experience : 22 October 2020

TtT..... thoroughly good even under Covid!!

TtT have always been about as good you can get through our dealings with them and, having felt it wise to cancel our holiday to Portugal earlier this year, they provided a full refund which will enable us to book again at a safer time. This took three or four months from the date of booking but the important thing is that we received it. During my e-mail discussions with them I was occasionally guilty of a little impatience as, for a while, I thought I might be getting the 'runaround'. I had nothing but politeness in return and shouldn't have doubted them. So we will be happy to re-book with them and their lovely team!

Date of experience : 05 June 2020

Reply from Tots To Travel

Thank you for this really wonderful review - and apologies that the administration of your refund took so long. We do look forward to helping you again - and indeed of course to things returning to some form of normal so that everyone can enjoy a family holiday. Thank you again.

Just brilliant

From start to finish Tots to Travel were brilliant. Time and care was taken over the booking and we felt so reassured. The villa itself was just fantastic, brilliantly kitted out with toys and kid kit! We loved every minute of the holiday and no one wanted to leave. We are planning our next trip. Don’t hesitate - book with Tots!

Date of experience : 20 December 2019

Thank you so much for such a great review! It's so great you found the team to be so helpful, and most importantly that you had such a brilliant time away with all the kit and toys making things so much easier! It's so lovely to see this kind of feedback and to hear that you'd love to go away with us again. Thanks so much! Eleanor

My deposit didn’t make it to the villa, but the booking did...

Reluctant that I have to rate my experience. One star way too many. T2T have transferred our booking directly to the villa for ‘21 (postponed after Covid) ... but NOT the £1,500 deposit! They’ve gone down, taking my money with them. Disgusted. The villa suggests asking ABTA for help, but I don’t think T2T were members (telling!) ... am I right?. Thanks

Date of experience : 17 November 2020

Poor customer service

I have tried to contact Tots to Travel several times over the past week to discuss a potential holiday booking for later this year. Despite leaving voicemails and sending emails I have received no response! Having since read the reviews on here, I would certainly no longer consider booking a holiday with them. A disappointing experience to say the least.

Date of experience : 19 October 2020

Flights and kids club

Making the accommodation booking separate from the flights is a bit stressful as in the process of spending one evening selecting flights, the week we wanted to go for then became fully booked. Also I felt it wasn’t clear that the Tenerife resort didn’t offer skids club where you can leave your baby

Date of experience : 24 June 2019

Thank you for your feedback, i'm sorry that you found the process of booking your accommodation and flights separate a little stressful on this occasion. I have passed your feedback over to our travel experts to ensure that they are explaining the kids club options in full before the time of booking to our customers. I'm sure you will have a wonderful time at the resort and don't forget you can use our stay and play Playmaker activities to keep your little one occupied during your stay. Have a great holiday in Tenerife. Claire

I cannot recommend them enough

I cannot recommend them enough! I felt very well taken care of and all my questions were answered with details. Rachel dealt with most of my queries and was so kind and efficient. Its our first holiday as a family of four and they have given me so much confidence.

Date of experience : 30 January 2020

What a lovely review, thank you so much for taking the time to leave such kind feedback. I'm so glad Rachel could help with sorting your holiday plans and that Kirsten could get you booked in - if you need any more advice or information ahead of the holiday then please do let us know. Have a fantastic time in Portugal when you go! Eleanor

Bye bye my hard earned cash

Took my money for our 2021 holiday but they never transferred it to the accommodation like they had said they did. They have no folded taking my money with them, because they encouraged me to do a bank transfer payment I am unlikely to see my money every again. Shame after having a good 2019 holiday with them.

Date of experience : 18 November 2020

Amazing Holiday!

Tots to Travel were fab, the accommodation (Green Garden - Tenerife) was so sensibly thought out with plenty to entertain an 18 month old, we had so much fun. Staff on site are very helpful and I’m confident that support would have been given through Tots in the UK if required, given the pre-travel and follow up calls. I’ve recommended to all of my friends with little ones as it made holidaying with a toddler as relaxing and easy as it possibly could be!

Date of experience : 17 October 2019

What a lovely review, thank you! It's great to hear that you had such a lovely time at Green Garden and that the resort suited yourselves and your little one so well. It's wonderful to hear that you are recommending us to your friends and we hope to hear from you again when booking a future holiday! Eleanor

Tots to travel have charged money to…

Tots to travel have charged money to our credit card a week ago when we no longer have a holiday booked with them and now can't get in contact to discuss getting money back. It is a lot of money to us, it is disgraceful behaviour.

First and last time

I don’t feel I received any benefits from booking with tots to travel. We didn’t receive items promised on the essential kit and the property was not in my opinion completely safe for children which were the two main factors in choosing tots to travel.

Date of experience : 27 September 2019

Thank you for your review and your time on the phone earlier. It's such a shame that we were not aware of the issues whilst you were on holiday, as we could have improved a number of them quickly and early on in your stay. As discussed I have raised your feedback with our product team and requested that a visit is made to the property. I'm pleased to hear that although on this occasion you didn't seem to experience the normal Tots to Travel experience, you would look to book with us again. Thank you again for your time today. Claire

Great experience with friendly clear…

Great experience with friendly clear communications. The only challenge is aligning flights if you are looking for a good deal as you need to wait to book them after confirmation. We are looking forward to our holiday with them!

Date of experience : 22 August 2019

Thank you for a great review, our Family Travel Experts love helping our customers. Have a great time in Tenerife Martin

I have asked to rebook my holiday due to cancellation caused by the Coronavirus. I have been denied this and told to contact my insurance company. I understand not offering refunds, but since I gave this company my money ( a large amount) I feel that they should be doing more to help and not just moving me on to another company.

Date of experience : 20 March 2020

I appreciate your review is a response to our advice rather than our customer service. We have been in touch with you to explain further. We ARE doing all we can to help and are offering you what we genuinely to be the best possible advice currently - the same advice we are giving our own families and friends. Moving your booking as things currently stand is doing you a disservice on two fronts; what you wish to move to may not be there in a year's time, nor the airlines to get you there - it really is all that uncertain. I know no-one wants to hear or believe that, but it's quite possible. You also risk having your insurance cover invalidated. We can't be clearer than this - use your insurance (understand that they are busy too) and be in a position to re-book whatever you wish to only when it becomes safe again to do so. I wish I could advise you on when this will be, but no-one can. I know this is not a conciliatory response but I feel it is my responsibility to be as direct and clear as possible. Rob Shand, CEO, Tots to Travel

Very friendly service and really…

Very friendly service and really helpful. My booking took no time at all and I’ve had a number of emails following to confirm the booking and book the things that we will need once we arrive with our daughter which is fantastic.

Date of experience : 22 February 2020

Thanks for the kind review! I'm really happy to see Rachel was so helpful in finding your perfect family holiday - I hope you have a wonderful time when you go! Eleanor

Really easy booking

Really easy booking, very helpful advice on messenger. Lots of information about each property which made it easier to compare. Can't wait for our holiday now.

Date of experience : 05 August 2019

Thank you for the great review! We're really glad that we were able to help you decide on the perfect location and hope you have a fantastic holiday! Martin

6 stars if I could

Great customer service booking my holiday and can’t wait to go to Green Garden Resort in Tenerife again. Genuine paradise for toddlers giving tired parents a much needed break.

Date of experience : 02 July 2019

What a lovely review, thank you! It's great to hear that you found the Green Garden resort suited you so well, enjoy your return trip! Claire

Very efficient and helpful booking of…

Very efficient and helpful booking of our holiday by Charlotte. Three generations off to Portugal in late August with twins a year old and a five yr old. Charlotte was knowledgable and reassuring. One very excited family looking forward to a very special family holiday.

Date of experience : 17 February 2020

Thanks so much for taking the time to leave such kind feedback, it's really lovely to see that Charlotte was so helpful in finding your perfect holiday home. I hope you all have a fantastic time, and please get in touch if you have any more questions for us at all! Eleanor

Fantastic customer experience

Absolutely fantastic service from the team. From my initial call to the holiday planning team and ultimately booking our holiday the service was faultless. Very efficient and friendly staff and so excited about our holiday now, I’ve got a feeling this won’t be the last time we book with you!

Date of experience : 08 January 2020

Wow, that a fantastic review! Thank you so much for the kind comments, I'm so glad that Helena and the team could help narrow everything down and found something that works for your family. Have the most amazing time in France when you go - they've certainly found a lovely spot for you! :) Eleanor

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Families wanting all-inclusive resort rates combined with the independence and privacy of fully furnished apartments will find Green Garden Resort & Suites an excellent choice. Garden View Suites accommodate four people, while two-bedroom suites can accommodate up to six. Another two-bedroom suite provides guests with a private swimming pool. Children’s activities are available. A playground, kiddie pool and game room are also amenities that kids will enjoy. Onsite dining is available at the Sahara Restaurant and the Las Palmeras Restaurant. Attractions close to Green Garden Resort & Suites are Los Cristianos Beach (1.9 mi), Golf Las Americas (0.1 mi), Magma Art and Congress Centre (0.8 mi), Siam Park (0.9 mi) and Troya Beach (1.9 mi).

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by Danica2014

I have recently returned from a family holiday at the green garden resort which we booked through Tots to travel. My 18 month old son had an absolutely fantastic time and my partner and I were able to relax because the hotel and Tots to travel made everything so easy for us. There are enough toys and activities to keep little ones entertained for hours. The food was really good for a buffet with a special section for children. The only downside was the food timings. Lunch starts at 1pm and dinner at 7pm which is much later than our son is used to and it meant he fell asleep whilst eating his lunch. We would highly recommend this hotel and we would go back with tots to travel!

by AmericanwomanSthlm

This resort has a nice garden and great areas för kids to play. But the rooms are dirty. When we checked in they had not changed the sheets and there were hairs from other people in our beds. The countertops and floors were dirty. They had to come and clean out room again but it was not a whole lot better. The bucket of water used from the second clearing was extreamly dirty. There are smudgy fingerprints all over the rooms and the curtains were stained with wine or blood. It was disgusting. They did not compensate us but offered us a new room the second day which we declined since I had spent a lot of time cleaning up our room myself the first night. The staff was very ignorant and not at all apologetic about it. Each room had its one individual hot water boiler. It is 60 liters which is enough for about five minutes of showering. After coming in from a day playing the kids needed a shower but cried from the cold water since it was not enough for our family. Over all this resort does not live up to the standards of its price range.

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