One of the reasons that Mark Warner are so popular with families is the level of child care offered at their resorts. There is always a high ratio of nannies to children (baby club 4 months to 11 months ratio is one nanny for two babies). English speaking nannies organise many activities to keep children happy — songs, stories, games on the beach and face painting for the younger children, while older children can learn to windsurf, snorkel or play volleyball.
It is advisable to pre-book your child care at the time of making your holiday booking to make sure that your children don't miss out. Mark Warner do operate a strict nanny to child ratio and child care/children's clubs are very popular.
Apart from the baby and toddler 1 clubs (where there is a higher ratio of nannies to children) all child care clubs are free. The cost for baby and toddler 1 clubs is £180.00 per child for 6 half days and £360 per child for full day care. Toddler 2 and Mini Club are included free for 6 half days (mornings or afternoons) however full day care is available at an additional cost of £180.00 per child per week.
Clubs operating times and number of days offered may vary depending on your transfer day and choice of resort.
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Baby Club 4 months — 11 months
At most resorts Mark Warner offer child care for babies from 4 months old, with a ratio of one nanny for two babies. Sample activities include bubble play, sunshine walk and seaside stroll. Mark Warner do try where possible to keep the same nanny with your baby throughout the week.
Toddler 1 club 1 year olds
Sample activities include bike and trikes, ball pool fun, songs and stories, sandcastles. Mark Warner try to maintain a ratio of one nanny to every four children.
Toddler 2 club 2 year olds
Sample activities include splatter painting, under the sea collage, songs and stories, sandcastles. Plenty of fun and activity is offered both inside and outside the crèche.
Mini club 3 — 5 year olds
Sample activities include puppet show, parachute games, songs & stories, mini club sailing. The aim is to provide a fun filled week with a high ratio of nannies to children.
Junior club 6 — 9 year olds
Sample activities include pool gladiators, circus tricks, table tennis, beach volleyball. An introduction to windsurfing & sailing using junior equipment is also included.
Kidz club 10 — 13 years old
Sample activities include sea frisbee, kayaking, kite flying, rounders, body art. Watersports are also included throughout the day with tuition in windsurfing and sailing.
Indy club 14 — 17 years old
The Indy club gives your teenagers their independence. The club is available throughout summer school holidays and also the October half term week. Sample activities include kayaking, beach volleyball, waterpolo, beach cricket and group windsurfing. In the evening there is a supervised Indy dinner and entertainment is provided — volleyball or quiz night for example.
In addition to the above childcare Mark Warner also provide the following care for children.
Evening crèche service
In all of the resorts that Mark Warner offer childcare they also offer an evening crèche service for children aged 4 months to 5 years. This service is available 19.30 — 23.30 where children will be entertained or they can sleep in the designated quiet area.
The drop-in crèche and evening entertainment are available on transfer days.
A fully supervised evening entertainment programme is available for children aged 6 to 13.
For an additional cost extra babysitting can be arranged with the Childcare Manager in resort. Mark Warner do ask that if you require this service that you book at least 24 hours in advance. Due to high demand this service is subject to availability and unfortunately can not be guaranteed.
24 hour kitchen
In San Agostino, Perdepera, Lakitira & San Lucianu parents are able to make use of a 24 hour kitchen. Here you will find a fridge, kettle, microwave, sterilisers and a supply of UHT whole milk.