Activities for children in Marbella

Come and enjoy your family Christmas holidays in Marbella

The Christmas holidays are approaching and with them, the time for family gatherings, reunions around a table and gifts for the youngest members of the household. A time when traditions, family and friends take on special importance. For this reason, taking advantage of La Ciudadela Marbella’s special 10% discount offer when booking directly on our website for any of our boutique hotels in Marbella, we’d like to offer you some activities to do with children in Marbella.

For those who have been to Marbella, they say that it’s synonymous with luxury and fun, as over the years it has become a place of reference for most wealthy tourists, who like to enjoy the most exclusive delights that Marbella has to offer.

Although perhaps what you don't know is that Marbella is also a place with plenty of activities to do with children for those who want to visit it as a family. In today's post, we want to explain what activities you can do with children in Marbella, and make your experience unforgettable.

Visit Eco Reserva de Ojén, a natural refuge for native wild animals in Spain.

If you have never heard of Eco Reserva de Ojén, it's a natural refuge of native wild animals in Marbella where you can enjoy different activities and ideal to take your children there so that they can interact with the animals during the tour. It’s also only 20 minutes away from the boutique hotel in Marbella Maison Ardois.

2. Enjoy the Aventura Amazonia Adventure Park

Another of the activities for children in Marbella is to visit the Amazonia adventure park, a place full of fun with 99 games in the trees and 26 zip lines; distributed across different adventure circuits: Sport, Adventure, Jungle, Explorer, Kids and Minikids.....

And for the little ones you’ll find the Minikids circuit, with a wide variety of adventure games, a craft workshop, climbing wall and zip wire, ideal for children between 4 and 7 years old.

Our boutique hotel in Marbella Maison Ardois is just a 20-minute drive from the Amazonia adventure park.

3. Play paintball in Fuerte Nagüeles

In the youth hostel Fuerte Nagüeles in Marbella you can find another place with activities to do with children. In this case it’s the well-known game of paintball, an outdoor sport, ideal if you want to experience lots of fun and adrenaline-filled moments.

The area has 10 hectares in a natural environment surrounded by a vast pine forest where both children and adults will have the opportunity to enjoy the experience offered by paintball at an affordable price and with all safety protocols guaranteed.

It’s a 13-minute drive from our boutique hotel in Marbella Maison Ardois, perfect for relaxing after a day of family fun.


4. Check out the Funny Hill Karting Park in Marbella

If you want to feel the adrenaline of karting during your holiday in Marbella you can't afford to miss Funny Hill Marbella, just a 30-minute drive from our hotel Maison Ardois in Marbella. It’s a unique karting track in Marbella with a very exciting circuit overlooking the sea and the mountains. An experience not to be missed!

5. Visit Bioparc, a theme park

Finally, another of the activities to do with children in Marbella is to visit the Bioparc, a theme park in Marbella located between Parque del Sol and Plaza de Toros de Fuengirola. Bioparc is known for being a replacement of the old zoo and is now an eco-friendly park complex.

In Bioparc, you can enjoy different areas equipped to show the animal species that live there. It also has different events that take place throughout the day as well as play areas for the little ones, and bars and restaurants to try the different gastronomy here. And to end the day, what better way to relax than at our Maison Ardois hotel in Marbella, which is just a 30-minute drive from Bioparc.


6. Horse rides in Marbella

Horse riding can be a unique experience to do with your family during your holiday in Marbella. It enables you to relax, disconnect, recharge your batteries and enjoy nature in a special way. At La Ciudadela Marbella we believe that sharing your time and energy with a horse is always an immensely enriching experience. We also work with the equestrian school El Replique who have a Pony Club for the little ones.

If you’re thinking of celebrating Christmas with your family, Marbella is your ideal destination.

Ciudadela Marbella has a Bespoke service to organise all your tailor-made activities during your stay in one of our boutique hotels in Marbella. Our hotels also offer the option of privatisation with special rates for families who want several rooms. Get in touch and we'll tell you everything you need to know, with no obligations!