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Take on Summer at Iberostar Resorts

by Mary Melnick

Jul 19, 2023

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For adventurous family travelers, Iberostar Group has hotels worldwide that feature fun family programming. Star Camp, a program where kids can participate in more than 140 recreational and educational activities, helps them learn more about the world around them and teaches them skills they can take home. For families looking for an educational but fun trip, book a trip to one of these Iberostar Group hotels.

 

Iberostar Selection Playa Mita

For travelers looking to indulge in a seafood-based diet during their trip, Iberostar Selection Playa Mita is for you. All of its restaurants, along with the ones in other Mexico resorts, have reached 100 percent responsible fish consumption. The location also offers Star Camp so parents can do their own exploration while kids have fun learning about the environment.

 

Iberostar Montego Bay

Iberostar Montego Bay is the perfect destination for families who love water. The resort has a specialized Diving Center, featuring a marine park with a sparkling water lagoon. Guests can even get a diving certificate with internationally certified instructors to explore more of the Caribbean Sea.

 

Iberostar Selection Albufera Park

Debuting renovations this year, Iberostar Selection Albufera Park suits families who want to explore nature. The resort offers plenty of seaside activities, such as relaxing on the beach or cooling off in the water. The resort is also surrounded by Albufera Nature Reserve, which offers excellent bird-watching opportunities.

 

Iberostar Grand Rose Hall

Iberostar Grand Rose Hall features a variety of food options everyone in the family can enjoy, from Japanese dishes to surf and turf to an Italian wine cellar for parents. Families can also enjoy Jamaican specialties such as coconut shrimp, jerk chicken and red beans. In addition to the restaurants, the hotel includes exclusive spas and a personalized butler service. Challenge the family to a round of golf at Iberostar’s luxury golf course featuring waterfalls and the Jamaican Blue Mountains.

 

 

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