Families welcome at Corinthia Hotels worldwide
Schools will soon be closing for the summer, but a range of child-friendly facilities and services will keep them occupied at the collection of luxury Corinthia Hotels around the world.
Heated indoor pools, sunny outdoor pools, kids clubs, child-friendly restaurant menus, free in-room wifi, water sports centers, babysitting services and in-room goodies are among the facilities that will help keep parents sane over the long school summer holidays.
“Family travel is a growing part of our business and we strive to keep all members of the family happy during their stay,” says Matthew Dixon, Commercial Director of the Corinthia Hotels.
Below is a round-up of the facilities and services available to families at eight Corinthia Hotels and details of family-specific packages at two properties, in Lisbon and London:
The Northall restaurant and the in-room menu have options for kids that include staples such as egg and soldiers, macaroni and cheese, burgers, chocolate brownies, milkshakes and strawberry and marshmallow sundaes.
Children can use up their energy in the hotel pool inside ESPA Life at Corinthia at certain hours (as long as they are accompanied by an adult), with the Family Friendly Package for two adults and two children up to age 16. The package includes a second bedroom connected or nearby, English breakfast, chilled Laurent-Perrier Champagne on arrival (for the parents!), a video games console in the children’s room, children’s gifts on arrival, access to the BodySPace gym for parents, babysitting services (at an additional fee), complimentary wifi throughout the hotel and an All-Day Hop On, Hop Off River Thames ticket valid for two adults and up to three children.
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At Corinthia Hotel Lisbon, kids under 12 stay free in the hotel’s interconnecting Family Rooms. The spacious pair of rooms come complete with a king-size bed and twin beds, a rollout fourth bed and two bathrooms. Complete with LCD HD TVs, the rooms have 75-plus local and international channels, a choice of 40 films, and complimentary wifi. The hotel is easy walking distance to Jardim Zoologico – Lisbon Zoo – where children can see dolphins, snakes, gorillas and chimpanzees and take a ride in the Zoo train. The hotel offers discounts on the entry fee to the zoo, Lisbon Aquarium and to the Gulbenkian Museum.
The hotel’s award-winning spa is children-friendly with a selection of spa treatments for younger guests aged 4-12, including manicures, pedicures, facials and foot, back and head massage.
Furthermore, the hotel has a family-friendly offer available. Called Bring the Kids Along, the package includes two interconnecting rooms, buffet breakfast, one in-room complimentary family movie, mouth-watering cookies and hot milk for the children before bedtime and early check-in and late check-out (subject to availability). Prices from Euros354 (approx. $414.00) per night per family room (ie for both rooms).
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Families checking into this hotel in Deluxe rooms have the bonus of: free access to the Royal Spa*, rooms that include LCD HD TVs with 50-plus local and international channels and a choice of 40 films, and a 24-hour kids’ menu for in-room meals which include pasta, cheeseburgers, popcorn and nachos.
*Children under 16 enjoy daily access to the spa between 11am-3pm and must be accompanied by an adult.
At Corinthia Palace Hotel & Spa, families will be treated to spacious rooms overlooking the hotel’s tranquil garden setting, 75 TV channels to immerse the little ones, outdoor and indoor pools, and a choice of restaurants that make for a relaxing family break here, in the center of the sun-drenched island.
Families staying in Corinthia Hotel Prague will relax as soon as they enter the doors of the hotel. A range of baby cots are available to help settle the really little ones, baby carriages can be provided for those that require them, and children have special dining seats in the hotel’s four restaurants.
Inter-connecting rooms are available, while all rooms have LCD HD TVs with 75-plus local and international channels so children can catch up on their favorite TV shows.
There is also an indoor swimming pool, if you can tear the children away from the TV (children under 18 can use the pool between 11am-3pm daily but must be accompanied by an adult), and there is free wifi throughout the hotel.
As a large resort hotel, Corinthia St. George’s Bay is the perfect base for families. With five pools (including a quiet children’s-only pool away from the main lido area), a water sports center, and access to ten restaurants, the hotel offers plenty of escape for both parents and children. These include Henry J Bean’s all-American bar and grill for great burgers, for example.
Moreover, St. George’s Bay provides a free Kids Club in July and August. Families can book their children (aged 3-12 years) into the hotel’s Kids Club, open daily from 10am-1pm. Children aged eight upwards, can also take advantage of weekly trial dives every Thursday morning.
Parents can also book children into the Apollo Day Spa for a selection of facials, massage, manicure and pedicure treatments geared to children aged eight and above.
Three categories of spacious guest bedrooms – all with private balcony and two double beds – are geared to families: Deluxe Sea View Family, Superior Family and Executive Sea View Family.
The hotel is a short walk away from the bars, clubs and restaurants of Paceville for those families with teenagers and young adults.
With spacious Suites and Grand Deluxe rooms, Corinthia Hotel St. Petersburg is perfect for families. Baby cots come free of charge, the LCD TVs have over 70 channels to surf, children under six stay free of charge in their parent’s room and breakfast for the little ones comes complimentary.
Furthermore, there are children’s menus in both the Café Vienna and Imperial restaurants, while children of VIP guests receive various goodies on arrival, depending on their age. Those aged 2-12 years old receive their own bathrobe and slippers, an album for drawing, a set of pencils and teddy bear. Tiny tots (aged between 0-2 years old), are given special baby toiletries from the specialist Bubchen brand.