Families with young children often opt for self-catering accommodation when planning a vacation, but choosing luxury, family-friendly hotels could be a much better option. Just close the bunk door and go out for the day. Return to a clean area to repeat the cycle.

When some resorts promote that they are family-friendly, luxury resorts go all nine meters. They understand exactly what children need and go out of their way to supply it. Allenberry takes pride in inspiring start a new family tradition with each visit at a birthday party.

Milk and bedtime snacks, children's bathrobes, babysitting providers, loan of toys, and also a special children's menu all have a big impact.

A good example is the Four Seasons, Los Angeles, which not only offers milk and cookies at bedtime but also adorable free kids' t-shirts.

Several of those chain hotels offer family-sized rooms and free breakfasts in their own budget rooms, but this isn't enough. The Sheraton group of resorts certainly makes more attempts to incorporate great value for money.

Saudi Arabia is an excellent destination for children of all ages, and most large luxury resorts have cribs and rollaway at no extra charge.

 Assuming happy kids have a happy vacation, it's worth looking for family-friendly luxury resorts to make sure the trip runs smoothly and all the extras are available.