No Charge Clubs
Banyan Tree Mayakoba, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
This luxury, all-villa resort’s Kids Club is open to children who are between the ages of 5 and 11. It features a playroom and video games, and children can enjoy a variety of activities, such as face painting or movie showings. There is also a separate club for older kids, where tweens and teens can enjoy munching on snacks and playing video games.
Caneel Bay Resort, St. John, U.S.V.I.
During the day, the use of the Caneel Bay Resort’s children’s center – aka Turtle Town – is included in your room rate. So if you have little ones between the ages of 3 and 12, they can spend the day doing arts and crafts and participating in fun education programs at this resort’s kids’ club. For example, they might spend time learning how to cook, play steel drums or go on a nature walk. Turtle Town also boasts a nice outdoor playground. The club is open from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. There is also an evening program from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., which includes dinner and a movie for $50 per child.
Four Seasons Oahu at Ko Olina, Oahu, Hawaii
This resort’s Kids For All Seasons (KFAS) is a supervised program that is based in the state-of-the-art KFAS center. The program is open to children who are between the ages of 5 and 12. The center, which boasts a media room and a computer area, is open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. each day. Your children can enjoy a variety of activities at this club, such as lei making, hula lessons, sandcastle building, painting, or soccer games. Snacks and lunch are also provided.
One & Only Ocean Club, Nassau, Bahamas
Your children, ages 4 to 12, can enjoy this resort’s complimentary kids’ club, which boasts a dedicated arts and crafts room, a computer center and a gaming area. In addition, this club also offers a variety of fun and educational experiences. The One & Only Ocean Club’s center is open from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. every day. Children younger than four can attend, but must be accompanied by a parent. A nice little bonus? Your child will receive a free welcome gift on the first day that they attend the kids’ club.
The Ritz Kids Club offers children, ages 4 to 12, a fun and fantastic place to hang out from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. In addition to indoor play areas, this amazing kids’ club boasts a mini water park that even has its own waterslide. Your children can also romp around on the club’s playground or enjoy interesting activities, such as sand castle building or kite making. All of the club’s activities are based on the “four pillars of the program” – water, land, culture and a concern for the environment.