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Towns to visit with the family on the Costa Brava

Towns to visit with the family on the Costa Brava

12.05.2022 Family activities

Some villages of the Costa Brava are certified with the Family-friendly Holiday labels of the Catalan Tourism Agency, a certification given to destinations with an accommodation, restaurants, leisure, and free time offer for families and children. Come to explore and enjoy the best family tourism destinations on the Costa Brava!



The town of Blanes, in the south of the Costa Brava in Girona, was the first town on the Costa Brava to get the Family-friendly Holiday label in 2007.

It has a large offer, more than 4 kilometres of beaches, the Marimurtra and Pinya Rosa botanical gardens and one of the most spectacular fireworks competitions, the Costa Brava International Fireworks Competition.

It is an ideal destination to enjoy a stay with your children, as the town has playgrounds, play areas, horse riding, karting, sailing or recreational activities in museums, among many other activities.


Lloret de Mar

A few kilometres from the town of Blanes is Lloret de Mar. This popular town got the Family-friendly Holiday label two years later, in 2010.

Lloret de Mar is an ideal destination to visit with the family. It has large beaches for all pleasures, easy coastal paths to do with children and one of the most spectacular gardens on the Costa Brava, the Santa Clotilde Noucentisme garden.

Especially for the small ones, there is the theme park Gnomo Park, the Water World water park, a children's mini club with games, bowling, and mini golf. Discover all this family friendly destination can offer you!

lloret de mar beach


Sant Feliu de Guíxols

The town of Sant Feliu de Guíxols was certified as Family-friendly Holiday in 2014, it has a large leisure offer for families. It is known for hosting the Porta Ferrada International Festival in summer, one of the oldest music, theater and dance festivals in Catalonia.

As well as two spectacular beaches such as Sant Feliu de Guíxols and Sant Pol (S'Agaró), where you will find the Children's Miniclub and the Baby care, the town has a Greenway to go through by bike and the Via Ferrata Cala del Molí (suitable for children over 1.55 meters).

The older ones can also enjoy the Carmen Thyssen Gallery, the monastery monumental complex and its “Porta Ferrada” or the Hermitage of San Telmo. A town with a wide offer and many tourist services!

Castell-Platja d’Aro

Certified with the Family-friendly Holiday label in 2014, in the town of Castell-Platja d'Aro you will find endless beaches, small coves to discover and surprising coastal paths.

It is the perfect place to enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking, mountain biking or water sports. And for the small ones, Castell-Platja d'Aro has the Aquadiver water park, dozens of sports spaces, parks, gardens with children's areas or bowling, among many others.

Calonge-Sant Antoni

The town of Calonge-Sant Antoni located in the Baix Empordà, was certified with the Family-friendly Holiday label in 2010.

The Empordà town boasts a quiet environment with magnificent coves and beaches adapted for families. For the small ones, there are all kinds of recreational, educational, cultural, leisure and sports activities, such as a large children's club on the beach, shows, manual arts, hiking or cycling routes...

sant antoni-calonge beach

Torroella de Montgrí - L’Estartit

In the middle of the Costa Brava there is another destination with the Family-friendly Holiday label, the town of Torroella de Montgrí - L'Estartit. Located within the Natural Park of Montgrí, Illes Medes and Baix Ter, this town is the favorite destination of many families who want to spend an adventure holiday.

The large beach of l'Estartit is perfect for families with children, since it has more than 5 kilometers of fine sand and shallow. You can practice a wide variety of nautical activities, such as snorkel, kayak or paddle surf, among many others.

The town also has a nursery service, children's play areas with security guards, recreational parks and a babysitting service in different languages.


Sant Pere Pescador

Certified as Family-friendly Holiday in 2016, Sant Pere Pescador located in the Alt Empordà, has been one of the latest towns to be added to the list of family-friendly destinations.

The beach is shallow and fine sand, with almost seven kilometers of virgin dunes, make it a unique place for families due to its landscape within a protected natural environment.

It is the ideal place to practice family sports such as windsurfing or kitesurfing, two sports that have made it a world reference becasue the wind in this area use to blows strongly. You will also find numerous hiking and cycling routes between fruit orchards and protected areas.

sant pere pescador beach


The city of Roses, on the Costa Brava north, got the Family-friendly Holiday label in 2009.

Located on a coastline full of contrasts and framed within the Cap de Creus Natural Park, its main tourist attraction are the beaches, with steep cliffs surrounded by abundant vegetation and crystal-clear waters.

In this city, children can enjoy the Aquabrava water park, a children's club on the beach, a go-kart track, mini golf, and the possibility of practicing different water sports. Do not think twice and come to discover the Costa Brava with your family!

Family hotels on the Costa Brava

If you are looking for a hotel for your family holidays on the Costa Brava, at Rosamar Hotels you will find the best hotels for families with children, where you will enjoy the best services and activities for everybody: hotels with swimming pools, entertainment for all ages, spa, and relaxation area…

Hotel Rosamar Garden Resort is a 4-star all-inclusive resort located 300m from the beach in Lloret de Mar. It has 4 swimming pools, a water slide area, water attractions and a multi-lane slide for guest; activities and entertainment shows; a sports area where you can practise everything from basketball to archery and a buffet restaurant.

Hotel Rosamar & Spa is a 4-star superior hotel located on the beachfront in Lloret de Mar. It has an adults only spa (free for those who have made the reservation directly from the website), a chill-out area with sunbeds and umbrellas and a wide variety of restaurants with Mediterranean cuisine.

Hotel Rosamar Maritim is a 4-star hotel located in front of the main beach of Lloret de Mar. It has rooms with views towards the Mediterranean Sea, a swimming pool, gym and sauna on the hotel’s rooftop, located on the seventh floor of the building, as well as buffet restaurant and a bar in the pool area.

Take advantage now and book your family holiday on the Costa Brava with Rosamar Hotels!

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