Europe and Mediterranean coasts

Portugal - Da Balaia

Resort  4 Trident Premium resorts

Children & Teens

With the benefit of over 40 years’ Club Med experience behind it, our Resort proposes innovative clubs for children:

● Dedicated areas specifically designed for their needs, and equipment designed with a view to comfort and safety

● G.O®s with a passion for their job(1)

● Numerous activities for all ages: sport, creative activities and games for the different age groups

● Opening hours that allow parents to make the most of their stay, and respect the children’s desires and sleeping patterns

NEW: since April 19, 2015, our Da Balaia Village welcomes your children and teenagers at the Mini Club Med® and Juniors' Club Med.


For information: the children’s clubs are open all week, except Sunday.

(1)In France, G.O®s with a BAFA (State diploma for youth group leaders) or childcare qualification, depending on the age of the children; in other countries, an equivalent local diploma or relevant experience.


Childcare

Baby Club Med® (4 to 23 months)

Baby Club Med® (4 to 23 months)

Optional Extra*

A gentle haven for little ones, safe in the experienced hands of their dedicated G.O®s. Focus on early learning activities and motor skills:
● Movement: exploring motor skills, Baby Gym, walks in the fresh air
● Making things: learning to make and create
● Expression: musical awareness, stories and fairy stories
● Games: early learning games, developing dexterity and outdoor games
● Time to eat and sleep: lunch, tea and siesta


Access conditions :
Duration : From 9 am to 5.30 pm, 6 days a week
Minimum age : 4 months
Maximum age : 23 months

Children must be up to date with their diphtheria, tetanus and polio jabs. On arrival at the Resort, you'll be asked to present a document showing the child's health record.


Nappies and baby milk are not provided by Baby Club Med®.

Places are limited, so we advise you to book early!


Petit Club Med® (2 to 3)

Petit Club Med® (2 to 3)

Optional Extra*

Fun and spacious premises with plenty of outdoor space, your toddlers will have great fun with their friends, and explore a great range of activities designed to introduce them to new experiences:
● Sport: walks, gym sessions, water games, etc
● Making things: painting, collage, coloured stickers, herbariums
Expression: dressing up, make up, fashion shows, listening to music, puppets
Play: outdoor games and board games
Rest time and siesta, lunch and tea
Evening: songs, games, nursery rhymes, shows

Access conditions :
Duration : From 9 am to 5.30 pm and from 7.30 pm to 9 pm, 6 days a week
Minimum age : 2 year(s)
Maximum age : 3 year(s)

Children must be up to date with their diphtheria, tetanus and polio jabs. On arrival at the Resort, you'll be asked to present a document showing the child's health record.

Nappies and baby milk are not provided by Petit Club Med®.

Places are limited, so we advise you to book early!


New, Mini Club Med® (4 to 10), since April 19

New, Mini Club Med® (4 to 10), since April 19

Included in your package

In this "new generation" Mini Club Med®, your children will be treated to a great new experience full of fun, laughter and thrills, with three dedicated spaces for creation, expression and games. We've thought of everything possible to ensure your children have a unique, adventure-packed holiday, with discovery, sports and activities for each age group:

  • Sport: golf, tennis, mini-football, table tennis, archery
  • Making things: nature activities (e.g. Clean Art Planet), art and crafts
  • Expression: dance, preparing and taking part in shows
  • Play: group games and activities
  • Lunch and tea
  • Evening: after dinner with their friends, the children enjoy specially devised evening activities


  • Access conditions :
    Duration : From 9 am to 5.30 pm and from 7 pm to 9 pm, 6 days a week
    Minimum age : 4 year(s)
    Maximum age : 10 year(s)


    New, Juniors' Club Med (11 to 17), since April 19

    New, Juniors' Club Med (11 to 17), since April 19

    Included in your package

    Teenagers can meet up and take part in the activities that interest them most, in the company of their G.O®:

  • Sports activities: golf, tennis, archery, table tennis, beach volleyball
  • Artistic activities: shows, crazy signs
  • Evening: entertainment, films, shows


  • Access conditions :
    Duration : 6 days out of 7
    Minimum age : 11 year(s)
    Maximum age : 17 year(s)

    Teenagers are under the responsibility of their G.O®s only during the activities organized specially for them.

    The Juniors's Club Med is available at Da Balai at the following dates:

    from 25 to 30 May 2015

    from 22 June to 29 August 2015

    from 5 to 10 October and from 19 to 31 October 2015.


    Hotel services for your children

    BABY FEEDING AND EQUIPMENT ROOM

    BABY FEEDING AND EQUIPMENT ROOM

    Open 24 hours a day, it provides all the equipment necessary for preparing babies' meals: mixer, steriliser (provided only on request), microwave, fridge, bottle warmer (systematically provided in the room for G.Ms® who have reserved the Baby Club Med® or Club Med Baby Welcome®) and additional products such as mineral water, fruit, yoghourt, biscuits, cereals and long-life milk (baby formula milk not provided).

    BABY CORNER

    BABY CORNER

    An area devoted entirely to small children in the La Balaia restaurant.
    This Baby corner has savoury and sweet baby foods, but also proposes a buffet with starters, meats, fish, vegetables, purées, soups, and even cheese and desserts! Plus all the equipment necessary for preparing babies' meals: microwave, bottle-warmer, mixer.
    Highchairs are also available. At Baby Club Med, the G.O®s are totally in charge of lunch, but parents can share it with their children if they wish.

    BABY RESTAURANT

    BABY RESTAURANT

    The meals are devised by the team of specialist chefs at the Baby restaurant, to satisfy babies' specific needs.
    At the Baby restaurant, the G.O®s are in charge of lunch, but parents can share it with their children if they wish.

    CLUB MED BABY WELCOME® (FROM BIRTH TO 23 MONTHS)

    CLUB MED BABY WELCOME® (FROM BIRTH TO 23 MONTHS)

    We’ve done everything in our power to ensure the comfort and well-being of babies and parents.

    Personal welcome, baby-care material available in your room and/or in the baby feeding and equipment room (cot, changing mat, baby bath, bottle-warmer), sweet and savoury baby foods, baby corner equipped to prepare babies' meals, high chairs and/or booster cushions in the restaurant.

    Spare pushchairs are also available if required.

    PLAYGROUND

    PLAYGROUND

    The playgrounds by the children's club facilities are open to all children, accompanied by their parents, outside Baby and Petit Club Med® opening hours.

    PYJAMAS CLUB®*

    PYJAMAS CLUB®*

    The Pyjamas Club® is a group babysitting service (no specific activities). It enables parents to leave their children with a team of experienced and qualified G.O®s in a dedicated area with all the necessary comforts (beds, couches, video area, etc).

    Proposed 3 evenings a week, depending on the entertainment programme. For children from 4 months to 8 years old.
    Proposed from a minimum of 3 participants.


    Exclusively for your children

    Baby Gym

    Baby Gym

    Babies explore movement - crawling, climbing and sliding - on fun circuits created especially for them. The activity is run by G.O®, as part of the children's club activities proposed. Parents may also take part in this learning activity when the G.O® organise specific events.
    For information, this activity is open to children enrolled at Baby Club Med® and Petit Club Med® only.

    Access conditions :
    Minimum age : 4 months
    Maximum age : 3 year(s)


    * at extra cost