3. Club Med Bali is the stuff that big people dream of...
So the kids were nowhere to be seen and we couldn’t believe the options we had available to us. From the amazing wellness centre to surfing lessons, golf, gourmet food and more, the hardest part was deciding how we’d like to spend our days.
With the weather so beautiful and the pool so inviting we took the opportunity to truly unwind. Deck chairs, cocktails and a beach bar certainly aided us in letting go of busy city lives and reconnecting with one another tropical-style.
4. Club Med is a mecca of delicious food (for even the fussiest eaters)
As a Mum there are two things I want to know about our family holiday dining. The first is that I’m not required to cook anything. The second is that there’s a vast enough array of food that everyone will be satisfied. Club Med Bali ticks the boxes with both fine and casual dining and local and international cuisines.
The food was truly art-inspired by world-class chefs and best of all knowing we were on an all-inclusive package meant never for one minute worrying about what we were spending day-to-day! Funny how this makes everything taste a little more delicious somehow!
FAMILY TIP: The food was really family friendly, and the choices were endless, especially helpful for those with fussy eaters! By far it was one of the highlights of our stay, and we actually looked forward to every meal onsite!
5. Club Med is the workplace of the world's most friendly people
Nothing makes or breaks an holiday experience more than the staff. I don’t know what’s in the water at Club Med Bali but the team there are the most friendly, helpful, delightful people you could hope to deal with.
They genuinely love what they do – and they genuinely want to see their guests have an awesome holiday. The location may be idyllic; the food amazing, the facilities second-to-none but it’s the staff that makes Club Med Bali next level.
Even when our kids were being less than their best behaviour, okay make that completely foul, the staff showed us nothing but support and assistance. Club Med is a resort, but there’s no snooty vibe to be found!
FAMILY TIP: This is unlike any resort culture you’ve seen before. Be prepared for kid-friendly staff who make you feel like one of the family.
6. Club Med is a place to make beautiful family memories
If there was ever a place more designed for strengthening family bonds and making new memories Club Med Bali is it! From the incredible circus school to the kids splashing in the pool, from local cultural experiences to incredible fresh seafood this was a holiday that delivered show-stopping moment after moment.
If you are seeking a destination that will rejoice in family life, indulge couples and truly offer you the best of both worlds Club Med Bali is definitely first choice.
This is not goodbye…
There was only one moment of disappointment at Club Med Bali and that was as we packed our bags to go home! For a second we all wondered if we could stay in paradise forever.
The best thing however about leaving was that we knew we were heading home as a more connected couple and truly stronger family. It’s actually amazing what seven days in paradise can do!
When we departed Australia we expected a holiday offering good food, great weather, friendly locals and sun, surf and sand. We never understood that experiencing this amazing resort could set us on a journey that celebrated family life and allowed us to pause, re-evaluate and appreciate our many blessings. So long for now Club Med Bali! Be sure however this is not goodbye – the Jennings’ family will be back real soon…
FAMILY TIP: Be prepared to slow down, switch off and clear your diary as you soak up life Club Med style. It really was the incredible balance between recharging your batteries and keeping the kids amused all the time. Bravo!
Mum Central stayed at Club Med Bali as guests of Club Med. All opinions are our own. Ah-mazing!