(MENAFN - Arab News) The Movenpick Beach Resort in Alkhobar's famous Half Moon Bay area has launched a fabulous "Summer Camp" aimed at children between the ages of 5 and 12.
Special activities have been planned for the children to enjoy both indoors and outdoors.
They consist of coloring contests, arts and crafts, sandcastle-making, fun competitions, football, volleyball, swimming lessons, a boat trip and lots of indoor games.
"With the summer school holidays starting recently, one can gift their children a fun summer. Learning while enjoying will make them happy and smart this summer," said a spokesman for the resort. The camp is on from now till July 10.
The Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities recently adjudged the Movenpick Beach Resort Alkhobar as the "Best Specialized Resort." The ninth property in Saudi Arabia by Movenpick Hotels and Resorts, the picturesque resort is only a 25-minutes scenic drive along the sea from Alkhobar.
Soft-launched during the summer of 2011, and open exclusively for families, the new resort has become the favorite destination for discerning guests from within the Kingdom and from nearby countries such as Kuwait, Bahrain and Qatar.
The lush resort covering an area of over 41,000 square meters with verdant gardens, lawns and water bodies, features 36 luxurious and modern three-bedroom duplex villas.
Elegantly furnished with all modern comforts, the villas are designed with practicality and convenience in mind.
A special extra is a popular Kids Club with fully trained attendants offering a wide range of games and activities as well as special children's dining menu.
Parents can enjoy a variety of water sports and activities or stroll by the waterfront pathways of immaculately manicured grounds or along the marina.