Mediterranean and Atlantic 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

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® (from 4 to 23 months)

Baby Club Med® (from 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: starting to make and create
  • Expression: musical awareness, stories and fairy stories
  • Games: early learning games, developing dexterity
  • 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 your child's health record.

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


  • Petit Club Med® (from 2 to 3)

    Petit Club Med® (from 2 to 3)

    Optional Extra*

    Fun and spacious premises with plenty of outdoor space. Your toddlers will have a great time with their friends, and explore a wide range of activities designed to introduce them to new experiences:

  • Sport: gym sessions, walks, etc
  • Making things: arts and crafts, 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, 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 your child's health record.

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


    Hotel services for your children

    BABY FEEDING AND EQUIPMENT ROOM

    BABY FEEDING AND EQUIPMENT ROOM

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

    BABY CORNER

    BABY CORNER

    An area devoted entirely to small children in the Balaia, the general buffet 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, high chair on request, 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 can be used by 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 children.


    Exclusively for your children

    Baby Gym

    Baby Gym

    Babies explore movement - crawling, climbing and sliding - on this fun circuit created specially for them.
    This activity is run by G.O®s, as part of the children's club activities. Parents may also take part in this learning activity.

    Access conditions :
    Maximum age : 3 year(s)


    * at extra cost