There are a ton of Hilton resorts that are perfect for family holidays. Here we choose nine of our favourites all over the world. Which is your favourite and where would you love to visit?

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1. Hilton Maldives Iru Fushi Resort & Spa, Maldives

A secluded resort boasting beautiful white-sand beaches and exciting child-friendly water activities, such as jet skiing, water skiing, and windsurfing across the tranquil water. This resort is the right choice for the ultimate luxury and fun family holiday. Hilton says: “Located out on an exclusive island in the Indian Ocean, Hilton Maldives Iru Fushi Resort & Spa offers its guests a truly memorable holiday experience. With its stunning location and wide range of activities, this Maldives resort is the ideal choice for your Maldives holiday - be it with the family or on honeymoon.

“Based on traditional local concepts, every villa of this Maldives hotel is located on the beach or built on the water, boasting both amazing views as well as exclusive privacy. Whether dining at one of its eleven restaurants and bars, or indulging in the largest spa in the Maldives, Hilton Iru Fushi Resort and Spa is the ideal choice for that perfect island getaway.

“Enjoy complimentary access to the Hilton VIP lounge when you travel to the island by seaplane from Male International Airport and be the first to grab a glimpse of this Maldives resort's powdery white beaches and lush tropical vegetation from the sky.”

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2. Hilton Barbados Resort, Barbados

With a great location, just minutes from the buzz of Bridgetown, the Hilton Barbados offers everything you would want from a sun-soaked family getaway, from time to relax on the beach to local shopping opportunities and great fun in its stunning infinity pool. Hilton says: “The Hilton Barbados Resort is among the world’s premier destination hotels and certainly one of the best Barbados hotels. An idyllic location and attentive staff make for an unforgettable experience. With two of Barbados’ most beautiful beaches on its doorstep, this Barbados hotel invites guests to relax in paradise. Walk barefoot on pure white sand and swim in the azure water of the Caribbean Sea.

“Built on the site of a 17th century military fort, this well-preserved structure maintains its original cannons. Now used as a beautiful backdrop for wedding ceremonies and cocktail receptions, the relic of Charles Fort is an unforgettable part of Barbadian history.

“Admire breath-taking views of the ocean from any of the 350 comfortable, stylish guest rooms. At the Lighthouse Terrace Restaurant try a selection of delicious meals, all washed down with rum cocktails and traditional Barbadian hospitality. The hotel is only five minutes from the capital and 20 minutes from the airport.”

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3. Hilton Dalaman Sarigerme Resort & Spa, Turkey

It’s all about breath-taking scenery mixed with local culture, great activities and relaxation time at the Hilton Dalaman Sarigerme Resort & Spa. Mountain and sea views, adventurous activities like paragliding and 10 lovely pools to choose from, all make this Hilton Hotel a perfect half-term or summer holiday escape for families. Hilton says: “Relax on the pristine, private beach or choose from seven outdoor and three indoor pools.

“Admire spectacular mountain and Mediterranean Sea views from the comfort of your guest room or upgrade to a deluxe room and enjoy direct access to the pool. Revitalize your body and mind with a treatment at the sumptuous spa or relax in the sauna, steam room or whirlpool.

"Re-energize with a range of water sports, tennis, squash, street basketball and beach volleyball at this Sarigerme, Turkey resort. Experience a culinary adventure at this Dalaman hotel, offering 23 restaurants and bars. Sample a taste of the Far East in Tao, savor authentic Turkish food in A La Turca and choose from the finest Italian cuisine in Alize.

"Indulge with the freshest seafood and finest champagne at Glitter, or sip cocktails and take in stunning sea views from roof top bar, Rouge.”

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4. Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista Hotel, Orlando

Conveniently located directly across the street from Downtown Disney®, The Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista hotel is exactly where the kids will want to be when visiting Orlando. To experience the magic and thrills of all the wonderful Walt Disney attractions and to have a relaxing place to unwind at the end of the day, this is the hotel to give you just that. Hilton says: “The Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista hotel in the Walt Disney World Resort is an exceptional hotel.

“The Lake Buena Vista hotel is ideally situated next to the Downtown Disney® Marketplace and Downtown Disney® West Side and Cirque de Soleil. Benefit from complimentary transportation to and from Disney theme parks and enjoy Disney’s exclusive Extra Magic Hours benefit — providing longer fun and shorter queues.

"This Official Walt Disney World® Hotel is minutes away from Orlando's most popular theme parks, such as Magic Kingdom® Park, Disney’s Animal Kingdom®, Epcot®, Disney's Hollywood Studios® and Disney's water parks. Visit Sea World and Universal Studios or shop at the Mall at Millenia and Premium Outlets.

“Enjoy a nourishing breakfast at Covington Mill featuring a buffet breakfast and á la carte choices. Children will love the Disney Character Breakfast on Sundays - a great time to have photos taken with their favourite Disney characters. Stay active in the 24-hour fitness centre, jog along the trails, or swim laps in the two outdoor pools.”

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5. Hilton Dubai Jumeirah Resort, Dubai

The epitome of family holiday perfection, this Hilton resort has everything covered for all members of the family; shopping for mum, golf and water sports for dad and a great beach and pool for the kids. If it’s an all-in-one stylish yet fun resort you’re looking for then this is it. Hilton says: “Located on ‘The Walk’, Dubai's popular beachfront promenade of boutiques, restaurants and contemporary Arabic culture, Hilton Dubai Jumeirah Resort offers a stylish retreat in the heart of the Dubai Marina.

“This Jumeirah Beach hotel is the perfect base from which to explore all that Dubai has to offer. Choose from a selection of rooms and suites overlooking the pristine white sands of the Persian Gulf shoreline or the iconic architecture of the Dubai Marina.

"Bask in the sun on the resort's private beach, enjoy sailing, snorkelling, water skiing or windsurfing from the water sports centre, or take a swim in the refreshing temperature-controlled pool. Awaken your senses and revitalize your spirit at the resort spa, with a full range of body treatments available.

"Stay fit in the adjacent health club, offering 400 square meters of strength and cardio equipment and separate male and female steam rooms and saunas. An array of restaurants and bars at Hilton Jumeirah Resort offer exceptional menus, nightly live entertainment and romantic settings. Have a cocktail at the swim-up bar; dine alfresco while looking out at the Gulf, or savour award-winning Italian cuisine.”

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6. Hilton Rose Hall Resort & Spa, Jamaica

Set in a beautiful location on Montego Bay, this resort offers  a wide range of activities, recreation and entertainment - both onsite and nearby. For families it is a great choice for a Caribbean holiday if you’re looking to venture away from the normal holiday islands. Hilton says: “Welcome to the all-inclusive Hilton Rose Hall Resort & Spa. Enjoy a stunning beachfront location on a legendary 18th-century sugar plantation at this Montego Bay Jamaica resort.

“Relax and refresh with a unique spa experience at Soothe Spa offering seaside modern and historical settings. Gaze out over the Caribbean Sea from the private beach or take advantage of the water sports centre at this 489 room resort and spa. Enjoy family fun at the hotel’s Sugar Mill Falls Water Park. Couples and kids love floating down the lazy river.

“Navigate through cascading waterfalls to experience the thrill of a 280-ft. slide, relax along the lagoons, or refresh with a cocktail at the swim-up bar or poolside cabana. This all-inclusive resort in Jamaica offers a superb food and beverage program led by an award-winning chef. Choose from one of seven all-inclusive restaurants, bars and grills offering casual alfresco dining and Northern Italian cuisine. Play a round of golf at the resort par 72 onsite championship Cinnamon Hill Golf Course or enjoy a game of tennis on one of six courts.”

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7. Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort, Hawaii

With all the charm, flair and fantastic accommodation that you would expect from a top Hawaii resort, this Hilton hotel is exceptionally-located on the shores of some of the island’s best beaches. Waterfalls, wildlife and tropical gardens teamed with a white-sand beach and five swimming pools, this is truly an exotic-setting for a fabulous family break.

Hilton says: “Discover a unique environment at the breathtaking Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort. Set amid lush tropical gardens, waterfalls and exotic wildlife, the hotel is a true Waikiki haven. Conveniently located only 3 miles from downtown Honolulu and many popular Oahu attractions, guests at the hotel will enjoy plenty to see and do.

"Enjoy a host of resort activities during your stay including snorkeling, kayaking, surfing, submarine tours, Hawaiian culture and arts, Precor by Hilton fitness center, Mandara Spa and world-class shops all on your doorstep. Choose from over 18 different restaurants, cafes and lounge-bars within the hotel, including the award-winning Bali Steak & Seafood restaurant.

“Retire to a spacious guest room or suite at the Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort. All rooms feature stunning views of the resort or ocean and offer high-speed internet access. Upgrade to a suite for extra space and special amenities, including bathrobes and a wet bar.”

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8. Hilton Sharks Bay, Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt

A stunning all-inclusive beach resort in the Red Sea, with a private beach, snorkelling and diving centre, the Hilton Sharks Bay has everything to make your family holiday a memorable one. Marvel in awe at the spectacular marine life, go on an exhilarating desert adventure or take the family for a fun day out at Aqualand Waterpark. This resort is close to the area’s most entertaining and thrilling activities.

Hilton says: “Experience a unique Red Sea holiday at Hilton Sharks Bay, one of the top hotels in Sharm el-Sheikh. Enjoy a relaxing experience at this all-inclusive resort, offering professional vacation planners, private beach, poolside cocktail service and much more. There are plenty of ways to unwind at this Sharm el Sheik resort including tennis and mini golf, snorkeling and scuba diving, seven pools and 13 bars and restaurants.

"Enjoy year-round sunny days and Arabian nights with live entertainment and candle-lit Bedouin dinners. Relax while the children meet new friends at kids' clubs, take turns on the water slides or dance at the mini-disco. Rooms and suites at Hilton Sharks Bay Resort are newly furnished, featuring balcony or terrace views of the pools, gardens or Red Sea.

"Choose a Diamond Suite or Art Deco-style Executive Room for additional space and other great extras. Host gatherings and events and treat guests to something special like an exclusive boat trip, safari or circus show.”

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9. Hilton Guam Resort and Spa, Guam

It’s all about family-friendly resort activities, from an on-site waterpark and a Kidz Paradise play room, there’s plenty at this Pacific paradise that will keep the children and mum and dad occupied. If you’re after a completely different location to explore, then Guam is the right choice. Hilton says: “Situated on the stunning southern end of Tumon Bay, on the white sands of the Pacific Ocean sits the Hilton Guam Resort and Spa.

“The resort is only ten minutes from the airport and the capital city of Agana and benefits from its own private beach with water sports. Accommodations are set across three buildings, each offering unique benefits for leisure, business, and the ultimate in relaxation. Choose the Tasi Club for exclusive access to the atrium Tasi Lounge with complimentary cocktails, breakfast, and personalized check-in or stay in the Premium Tower for Executive Lounge access with complimentary breakfast, snacks, and drinks.

“Have fun at the resort’s Resopa Waterpark complete with five pools, waterslide and Jacuzzi. Gaze out at the blue hues of the ocean from one of Guam’s only infinity pools. Children love going to Kidz Paradise play room to make new friends or watch movies. Practice serves at the tennis club, with five floodlit courts and onsite tennis pros or work out at the fully equipped fitness centre with exercise classes.”

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