The best hotels in Gaspra by the sea for families with children in the Crimea

The village of Gaspra is the heart of the Southern coast of Crimea. It is famous for its centuries-old history, stunning architecture and developed infrastructure. Every year thousands of tourists come here to enjoy the local climate from the heart, improve their health, get a charge of vivacity and positivity, visit the unique picturesque places of the resort. It’s a great place to relax with your family. A large selection of hotels will allow you to choose a decent option for accommodation with children. The best of them are presented below in this review.

Park Hotel Marat

Modern comfortable park-hotel “Marat” welcomes its guests all year round. It is located on a well-groomed closed area, with a total area of 7.2 hectares. In the immediate vicinity of the evergreen park Chair. Own hotel beach is removed from the main entrance of the hotel by 400 meters. It consists of two cards and has a VIP zone. For the convenience of vacationers directly to the beach laid its own cable car. In addition, you can go down there along the park path.

The infrastructure of the hotel “Marat” is developed at a high level, which makes it an ideal place for families with children. On the territory there is an open and indoor swimming pools with recreation areas, a sauna and a bath, a cinema and concert hall, there are game rooms and playgrounds, animation programs are held.

Children of all ages are allowed in the hotel. For the youngest guests there is a mini-club “Tukan”. Kids can stay under the supervision of professional educators who are happy to organize various games, quests, drawing, aqua makeup, etc.

In addition to a good rest, guests of the hotel “Marat” can use the services for treatment. The modern medical center presents equipment with a wide diagnostic base. Therapeutic measures include various spa treatments and clinical techniques.

To accommodate guests, comfortable rooms are provided, located in 2 buildings. Guests who appreciate luxury and spaciousness can stay in a separate villa “Chuck Pair”. Stylish design, high-quality furniture, a full set of personal hygiene products are in every room. Some luxury guest rooms have a small kitchen.

Depending on the season and occupancy, guests are provided with buffet or à la carte meals. Guests can relax on the system of all inclusive, half board, order only breakfast or even live without meals. In addition to the main restaurant, there is a bar on site with a large selection of drinks and light snacks.

Olga, 33 years old, Rostov-on-Don: From the time spent in the hotel received only positive emotions. Excellent staff, whose hospitality is felt from the first minutes of your stay. Well-groomed large area with swimming pool. A large selection of entertainment for children, animators work. The room is spacious, daily cleaning. There are all the necessary little things. Next year we will definitely come again.




Pine Grove

Sanatorium “Pine Grove” is located on the territory of the ancient park Chair and covers an area of 2.8 hectares. Its history dates back to the XIX century, when Princess Sofia Meshcherskaya built a villa here. In 1870, the land together with the villa passed into the possession of Mikhail Nikolayevich Romanov, whose father was the younger brother of Alexander II. Now the sanatorium has the status of 4 * and offers the best conditions for a comfortable pastime.

The unique microclimate, combined with centuries-old pines, olive plants and the Black Sea coast, make it an ideal holiday destination for the whole family. Sanatorium “Pine Grove” is aimed not only at rest, but also at providing medical and health procedures. On its territory there is a multidisciplinary medical base with qualified medical personnel. Both adults and children of any age can improve their health here.

It offers vacationers a gym, swimming pools, basketball and volleyball court. For younger guests there is a children’s area, a children’s room with a team of professional educators who will be able to organize the leisure of crumbs while parents will enjoy wellness procedures.

The number of rooms includes 144 rooms, 124 of which offer a magnificent view of the sea. Guests vacationing with a large family or company can stay in one of the cottages right on the sea coast. All buildings are equipped with elevators for greater comfort. Modern renovation in hotel rooms, a successful layout, as well as a properly selected color scheme create comfortable conditions even during a long rest.

The hotel restaurant serves delicious dishes of Russian, European and local cuisine. Cooks are real masters in the culinary business. They are able to meet the requirements of even the most demanding visitors. In addition to the main restaurant, there is an on-site café “Italian Courtyard”, which serves Mediterranean cuisine and grilled dishes.

The sanatorium has its own 300-meter beach, divided into 5 separate zones. There is a separate area for children. It is covered with small pebbles and is protected by breakwaters from strong waves and winds. You can go down to the beach area by panoramic elevator, or on foot along the park alleys.

Nikita, 36 years old, Moscow: Excellent sanatorium with a decent ratio of price and quality. We rested here as a family for 2 weeks and realized that we did not have enough time. Large spacious room, inside really has everything you need. Clean bed linen, comfortable bed. Daily quality cleaning. I would like to express my gratitude to the staff for the service, you can always make any request and be sure that your issue will not remain unresolved. We’ll come again.





1001 nights

The magnificent resort hotel “1001 Nights” invites guests to immerse themselves in the fabulous world of the East, enjoy high service and sincere hospitality. It is located in the protected park area of Mishor. The interiors and exteriors of the hotel are made in an exquisite oriental style, as its name already indicates. The convenient location allows guests to effortlessly reach the main attractions of the resort – the Swallow’s Nest Castle and the Vorontsov Palace.

The hotel “1001 nights” consists of 58 guest rooms of different sizes and categories. All hotel rooms are also made in the style of the East, but each of them retains an original design individuality. It is this decision that makes it possible to preserve the warmest and most sincere memories of the time spent here.

The hotel restaurant works on an all-inclusive system, which is especially important for those who relax with children. In spring and summer, guests can enjoy a rich buffet. In summer and winter, portioned meals are provided. Between the second and third floors there is a coffee shop – the best place to relax in a soulful company. There is a wide selection of tea and coffee, an excellent addition to which will be pastries or real oriental sweets.

In the courtyard there is a swimming pool with a countercurrent, a waterfall, hydromassage and a geyser. It will appeal to both adults and children of any age. During water procedures, guests can please themselves with a delicious drink by ordering their favorite cocktail, and their kids the freshest juice, because the bar counter is located right in the water bowl. Around the pool there is a comfortable seating area. In the off-season, the water is heated, which allows you to swim even in bad weather conditions.

Marina, 45 years old, Novosibirsk: Excellent hotel with beautiful territory. A little far from the sea, but it is not terrible, the road to the beach takes less than 10 minutes. In addition, you do not want to go to the beach, you can always swim in the pool. Great staff. It seemed to me that they could find an approach to absolutely every guest. The room has all the amenities, a full set of personal hygiene products. Clean bed linen and towels, everything is changed in a timely manner. I also liked the food in the restaurant. A large selection of dishes, everything was enough, very tasty. Thanks for the rest.




Hotel “Rubicon”

For those who dream of a high-quality and unforgettable holiday with children on the Black Sea coast, the RubiconHotel opens its doors. It is located in a park area, literally 300 meters from the sea and boasts a quiet peaceful environment. The hotel accepted its first guests in 2006 and since then the quality of its service has only improved every year.

On the territory of the hotel there is everything for an ideal holiday – a park with children’s playgrounds and recreation areas, a private beach, which can be reached by elevator, or on foot through the park area, sauna, restaurant, indoor swimming pool with sea water. In addition, there is a group of animators, they are happy to organize children’s and adult leisure in the fresh air.

In the main building there are 16 rooms. It hosts guests 12 months a year. The second building is located on a cliff, just 100 meters from the coast. It has 18 rooms, which can be accommodated only from May to September. The spacious rooms feature high ceilings and modern furnishings that blend perfectly with the bright interiors. They offer views of the sea or Mount Ai-Petri. Many rooms have a balcony.

Delicious breakfasts are served every morning at the Rubicon Hotel. All dishes are prepared from the freshest products, which guarantees their high quality. During the day, the café of Ukrainian cuisine “U Mother-in-law” opens its doors. Here you can always feel the atmosphere of hospitality, as well as enjoy the unique taste of traditional Ukrainian dumplings, borscht with lard and pampushkas, cabbage rolls.

Hotel “Rubicon” is really the best option for a wellness holiday. It combines impeccable service, comfortable rooms with all amenities and low prices.

Irina, 56 years old, Volgodonsk: Rested in the Rubicon with my grandchildren, I was pleasantly surprised. At first I thought it was a modest hotel, but then my impression changed. Large territory, everywhere perfect cleanliness. The sea is a stone’s throw away, from our room just opened a view of the coast. In the morning we cooked quite a variety of breakfasts, everything is tasty and hearty. The room is excellent, there is more than enough space. Bathroom for 5+. In my opinion, there is really a decent ratio of price and quality.




Ai Todor South Hotel

Modern hotel “Ai Todor South” combines all the necessary amenities and high-level service, which is especially necessary for a comfortable pastime. Due to its convenient location, it is very popular among vacationers of different ages, and especially the hotel is loved by families with children. On a large protected area there is a children’s playground, a swimming pool with fresh water, a massage room, a café with an open veranda.

Taking into account the preferences of guests, rooms of different categories and sizes are provided for accommodation. Each of them is equipped with everything necessary, which makes it the best in its price category. Some guest rooms have a kitchenette.

Catering is handled by the café “Seville”. Professional chefs will prepare delicious breakfasts, lunches and dinners. A children’s menu is available on request. The concept of the hotel provides food and drink delivery directly to the room.

The hotel staff appreciates the individuality of each guest, they have created an effective program of entertainment. The infrastructure is thought out to the smallest detail, here absolutely everyone will find something to their liking. For connoisseurs of outdoor activities, there is a gym, billiard and tennis tables are installed – this is a great opportunity to keep yourself in shape even during the holidays. A more relaxed pastime includes a visit to the library. The swimming pool on site will be an excellent alternative to the sea, which is only 350 meters away from the hotel. Staff will gladly help to organize a tour of the most interesting places of the resort.

Natalia, 33 years old, Nizhny Novgorod: Twice already rested with the family in the hotel. Conditions are on top, and even at an adequate cost. A large selection of services, good infrastructure. The kids feel great here. Animators work, every day games, competitions, some programs. There was definitely no time to be bored. The beach is nearby, on the territory there are swimming pools for those who do not want to go to the sea. We liked everything, so I am sure that we will come here again.




Each hotel is rightfully worthy of the title of the best for families with children. They all have a spacious area with playgrounds and children’s rooms. In the organization of leisure helps a group of professional animators, which means that you will not be bored. Those who need to improve their health a little during the holidays, it is better to give preference to sanatoriums. If everything is in order with health and the purpose of the trip is exclusively rest and swimming in the sea, then you can stay in hotels.

Alina Abramova

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