Nestling in lush greenery on the banks of the St Lucie River on Florida's east coast is Club Med Sandpiper Bay. As Florida's only all inclusive resort, this place understandably ticks all the boxes on your holiday wish-list. From sports and leisure facilities to modern guest rooms, mouth-watering dining and vibrant entertainment, this place has something for all the family!
Looking to relax? You're in luck; there's an adult-only infinity pool, idyllic spa, and yoga. Feeling active? Try your hand at everything from the flying trapeze and rounds of golf to games of tennis and thrilling water sports. Something for the kids? Discover age-specific kids clubs, a splash park, and playground.
The guest rooms feature a contemporary decor with bright colours and a host of welcome touches. There is air-conditioning to keep you cool, a coffee machine and mini fridge for drinks, and comfy beds for a restful night's sleep. Your personal balcony or terrace comes with stunning views over the gardens or across the bay.
The on-site bars and eateries take care of your food and drink. Feast on international buffet-style dishes in The Marketplace or enjoy a gourmet snack, late lunch, or dinner at Soleil eatery. Dine under the stars on American classics or tuck into fresh lobster and premium wines at the adult-only Riverside Grill.
Choose Club Med Sandpiper Bay for family-friendly all inclusive holidays in Florida.
The plentiful facilities at Club Med Sandpiper Bay include: three swimming pools including an infinity pool and lap pool, splash park, three restaurants, two bars, teen lounge, kids' club for 4 to 17 years, and playground.
Additional facilities include: a tennis academy with twenty tennis courts and a golf academy with 18-hole golf course and nine-hole pitch and putt. The fitness academy caters for adults and juniors and hosts triathlon training camps, underwater swim clinics, yoga classes, fit performance training stations, spinning bikes, treadmills, and cardio equipment.
Food, drink & entertainment
The Market Place main restaurant combines international dishes with family and adult-only seating areas. The adult-only Riverside Grill serves American classics with views over the river; book a table here for dinner to savour local specialities served to your table or pay a little extra for gourmet a la carte dishes and premium wines. Soleil sits by the waterfront and serves gourmet snacks, late lunches, and late dinners.
Slice Bar and Lounge is the perfect spot for alcoholic and non-alcoholic cocktails or unwind with a quiet drink in the poolside The Infinity Bar. Latitude 27 opens from 11:00 to 23:00 hours and is reserved specifically for teenagers. The family-friendly evening entertainment comprises live bands and shows.
Beer, red and white wine, cocktails, local and international spirits, fruit juices, sodas, and hot drinks are included in the all inclusive package.
Sport, games & activities
On the sports front; you can try your hand at flying trapeze and circus activities, petit golf and tennis, stand up paddle boarding, beach volleyball, golf, tennis, sailing, petanque, table tennis, basketball, volleyball, water polo, aquazumba, and power walking. Private classes are also available for golf, tennis, beach volleyball, and fitness.
Age-specific activities are on the menu at Babysitting/Pyjamas Club, Baby Club Med, Petit Club Med, Mini Club Med, and Club Med Passworld. There is also a playground, splash park, art studio, and baby gym.
Club Med Spa by L'Occitane offers treatments and therapies for both adults and teenagers, alongside a double shower bath, individual and duo treatment rooms, relaxation area, and manicure/pedicure and hair care salon.
There are a total of 337 guest rooms spread across seven two-storey buildings at Club Med Sandpiper Bay; comprising 84 club rooms, 57 club family rooms with bay view, 28 club family rooms with garden view, ten deluxe rooms with bay view, 28 deluxe family rooms with garden view, and 10 deluxe interconnecting rooms with bay view.
The club rooms feature a lounge area, dressing room, furnished terrace or balcony, hairdryer, safe, telephone, mini fridge, air-conditioning, television, bathroom, coffee machine, and ironing kit.
Adrenaline rushes, spectacular shows, top-notch shopping and palm-fringed pools - who said Orlando was just for kids? This destination is soaked in Florida sunshine and packed with fun things to do.
Here you can experience white-knuckle rides, awesome animal shows, jaw-dropping firework displays and very special effects at some of the planet's most famous theme parks. And there's more: Orlando is home to brilliant golf courses, discount shopping malls and a huge choice of places to eat and drink. After a hard day having fun, chilling out beneath the tropical sunset with an ice cold cocktail takes some beating.
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Orlando is warm and sunny all year round. Visit between November and April for low humidity and a fix of winter sun.
Orlando is home to the world's most dazzling attractions - and the theme parks are a great place to start. Walt Disney World Resort, Universal Orlando and The Wizarding World of Harry Potter are all impressive in their own special way. Visit the Kennedy Space Centre, swim with dolphins at Discovery Cove, or head out to the Everglades on an airboat adventure. Play golf in the sunshine on first class courses, go shopping in big discount malls, or simply unwind by your hotel pool. Orlando holidays are all about fun things to do - the only problem you'll have is trying to cram everything into one trip...
There's an enormous choice of places to eat and drink in Orlando. All of the city's districts have plenty of restaurants, but a meander along International Drive will give you the chance to choose from the most eclectic menu: Chinese, steakhouses, big buffets, Indian, American, Italian, fast food, Mexican and much more. Both Walt Disney World Resort and Universal Orlando have night time complexes with plenty of eateries on site.
The entertainment in Orlando is non-stop and it definitely doesn't quieten down after sunset. If you want to continue the theme park fun into the night, head to entertainment complexes CityWalk at Universal Orlando, or Downtown Disney within Walt Disney World Resort. On buzzing International Drive, you can enjoy everything from show dinners and cocktail bars to pubs and nightclubs.
It is your responsibility to ensure you have the correct travel insurance and vaccinations and / or special medication for your destination. Please consult your GP for advice at least one month ahead of travel. It is essential that you meet the visa and passport requirements for your chosen destination. Visit the Foreign & Commonwealth Office (http://www.fco.gov.uk) website for up to date entry requirements listed by country.
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