Travelling in Asia with your little ones? From themed rooms to easygoing traditional houses, there’s literally no shortage of spectacular and eye-popping child-friendly accommodations in Asia. Whether your kiddies are into superheroes or fairy tale stories like Beauty and the Beast, Asia has mesmerizing places to stay that are fit for a prince or princess.
Don’t know where to go? HomeAway highlights 8 accommodations in Asia that will put your children in a state of pure bliss as well as give them tons of unforgettable memories.
1. Kyoto – Totoro family room
Are you a big fan of Hayao Miyazaki’s beloved animated creations? Trust us; you’ll surely fall head over heels in love with this one-of-a-kind HomeAway in Kyoto, Japan. Inspired from the 1988 Japanese fantasy animated film ‘My Neighbor Totoro’, this themed room will delight your children with its lighthearted environment full of colourful Totoro prints, toys, paintings, and carpets. Of course, this themed accommodation can also evoke sweet memories of your childhood days, especially if you were born in the 1980s, and have watched this iconic flick back in the day.
2. Taipei – Colourful 2-bedroom unit
Looking for the ultimate kid-friendly homestay in Taipei? Eye-catching and vivid, this colourful two-bedroom HomeAway will paint your stay in Taipei with a palette of wondrously bright colours, like blue, green, yellow, and orange. Designed mainly for children, this dainty accommodation looks a bit like a typical kindergarten classroom, thanks to its colourful furniture and cheery atmosphere.
3. Taipei – blackboard wall 4-bedroom units
Speaking of accommodations in Taipei, you might also want to check out this interesting blackboard wall unit. With its wide blackboard and an array of splashy chalks, kids can unleash their inner Picasso here by casually drawing illustrations on its board. As an added bonus, it has an excellent location, with easy access to the MRT station, supermarkets, and round-the-clock convenience stores.
4. Seoul – modern and traditional fusion of Korean houses
Want to teach your kid a thing or two about Korean history? Why not book a stay at this historic wooden house in Seoul? Awarded with the 2015 Residential Architect Design Award in Seoul City, this unique HomeAway has plenty of artworks and rustic features that can give you a glimpse of Korea’s wonderful past. Plus, it has quite a few diversions for kids and parents as well, including the mysterious staircase and basement.
And, while it’s a little old, it has been completely renovated lately, and has all the modern comforts you need for a relaxing stay. It is situated nearby Seoul Station, South Gate and is close to a bunch of bars, cafes and restaurants.
5. Bali – 2-storey pool villa
If your kids love to run and jump, then for sure they will find this 2-storey pool villa in Bali rather interesting. With its spacious rooms and garden, your little ones can even play a game of hide and seek with the other kids and guests in the villa. There is a swimming pool here too, where kids can have a blast playing under the sun. As for the parents, you may treat yourself to a soothing massage, while your children are having a swell time. And, by the way, did we mention that it also offers nanny services?
6. Bali – 5 layers of high bamboo palace
Get in touch with Mother Nature at a deeper level by staying at this lovely and bucolic 5-storey palace in Bali. With interiors made completely of bamboo and a traditional ventilation system, this homestay will definitely soothe your senses as well as let you take in its magnificent valley scenery. In addition, it has a host of amenities and services to make your stay even more pleasant, including a catering service, TV, Wi-Fi, housekeeping, and round-the-clock security guards.
7. Hong Kong – sci-fi theme house
At first glance, this extraordinary HomeAway doesn’t look like a type of accommodation fit for the kids. With its sleek interiors and metallic elements, it may even make guests feel like they are sleeping in a capsule or a futuristic house in a sci-fi film. But, guess what? It has all the luxuries and facilities to give your kid a memorable and relaxing stay. Furthermore, it has plenty of cool magazines and comics as well as features an intriguing Iron Man model to keep the little ones delighted.
8. Hong Kong – dream princess house
Make your little girl’s princess dreams a reality with a stay at this dream princess HomeAway in Hong Kong. Even though it’s not a castle, it has been carefully designed with beautiful details that would remind your child of her favorite princess stories, such as white walls, a magic mirror, and vintage chairs. For moms, dads and even teenyboppers, the house has a large Jacuzzi that lets you enjoy a fragrant petal bath.
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