So here is the next instalment of half-term ideas…..
3. One that keeps cropping up in my search is the Grande Real Santa Eulalia, an elegant hotel near Albuferia in the Algarve. This one seems to be good value for money. They offer apartments for families that can be on a bed and breakfast or half-board status. There is also a kids club, which looks good. It’s located right by the beach, although the pool looks a little small for my ‘mermaid’ daughter!