Family tourism - Blanes-Costa Brava


Blanes was the first town on the Costa Brava to obtain, in June of 2007, the Family Tourism Destination Certificate, an authenticated brand of quality awarded by Tourism of Catalonia that recognizes the excellence of the prizewinner as a destination especially sensitive to family tourism.

The city is a destination full of advantages for families, with activities, installations and services all prepared to welcome both little ones and those a bit older.



  • Certified Accomodations

    Among the accomodations on offer in Blanes, there are 11 hotel establishments, 6 campgrounds and 4 apartment complexes that have also been awarded the Family Tourism Certificate. Many hotels offer indentifying bracelets for children, activity programmes for children, nanny services with different language options and special child's menus, bibs and high chairs.

    List of certified accomodations
  • Certified Restaurants

    Blanes has around 70 restaurants that have also received the Family Tourism Destination Certificate and said restaurants provide clients with indentifying bracelets for children, child's menus, bibs and high chairs.

    List of certified restaurants
  • Recreational Activities

    The great variety of fairs and recreational, cultural, and sportive activities that take place in the city all year round, along with the rich historic/artistic heritage and some unbeatable public services make Blanes the ideal destination for enjoying some real holiday time with family.

    Along the Maritime Passage, children will discover all types of play areas. The Kid’s Club is particularly successful. It constitutes an enclosed outdoor facility with qualified monitors ensuring girls and boys have great fun. In addition, in Blanes, there are about 40 public spaces with play areas for children.


    If you’re looking for a fun way to explore the city with the family, ask for the clue-hunting game “A pinch of Blanes” at the nearest Tourist Office.

    And very close to Blanes, adventure is in full swing with aquatic and marine parks, playgrounds, museums, equestrian sports, sailing, karting, boat trips, excursions ... It's a shower of sensations for everyone!