Music mogul Simon Cowell played with a monkey during his family vacation here.

Cowell and his girlfriend Lauren Silverman looked smitten with each other as they enjoyed at the beach on Sunday, reports dailymail.co.uk.

Cowell was joined by his son Eric, stepson Adam and Silverman’s mother Carole Davis.

In one photograph, Cowell is seen playing with a monkey who is sitting on his arm.

For the outing, Cowell went shirtless in his blue swim shorts to enjoy the sunshine. Silverman, meanwhile, was seen wearing a navy blue bikini.

Cowell went on the holiday after wrapping up the shooting of his popular talent based show “The X Factor”.