Child Friendly Holidays UK - Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Lake District, Scotland, Wales
Family friendly holidays throughout the UK. Child friendly cottages and hotels with great facilities for children including swimming pools, kids meal times and entertainment. Also self-catering family holidays give greater freedom for younger families. See our holiday special offers for our latest discounts.
Choose from 23 fun-packed Family Holiday Parks in great coastal locations! Whether you’re looking for an activity filled UK family holiday or a tranquil escape from the busyness of everyday life, Park Holidays UK will have a holiday park that’s right for you.
With locations across the South including Devon, Dorset, Hampshire, Sussex, Kent, Essex & Suffolk we provide a large choice of self-catering caravan, lodge & chalet hire, touring/tent pitches and holiday home ownership.
Come and join in the fun with great facilities and free entertainment on many parks* including:-
- Heated Leisure Pools
- Kids Club with Loopy Rabbit
- Family Entertainment venues
- Kids Play Areas
- Free Wi-Fi Internet Access
- Outdoor sports grounds
- Family Holidays start from just £69!
With lots to explore and do onsite and in the local area you will find kids love caravan holidays and want to come back year after year! So why not enjoy a great new lifestyle with caravan holiday home ownership where you are free to get away on holiday throughout the season. There’s a great range of new and pre-owned caravan models for sale, view online now and request your free Brochure & DVD.
*Facilities can vary at each park – See website for actual updated facilities on offer by location.
Park Holidays UK also offer Static Caravans for sale at 23 Parks along the south coast.
Sales Tel: 0843 178 7065
Locations: Devon: Dawlish, Brixham, Paignton Dorset: Christchurch, Nr Fareham Sussex: Hastings, Rye, Winchelsea, Chichester Kent: Isle of Sheppey, Dymchurch, Whitstable Essex : Nr Maldon, Nr Clacton-on-Sea Suffolk: Felixstowe
Tredethick is the perfect holiday retreat for families with young children.
It provides fun experiences, in beautiful scenery, whatever the weather. It’s a place to see and hear your young children come alive and for you to relax and recharge.
Each morning on the farm children can bottle-feed lambs, feed the goats, pigs and chickens and collect freshly laid eggs. There’s an opportunity to ride a gentle pony too. Our child-friendly indoor pool is a toasty 30 degrees and the secluded hot tub garden can be fun for the whole family or a quiet retreat for parents.
Children love the soft playroom with its play frames, shapes and ball pool. Grown-ups love the daily papers, current magazines, fresh Lavazza coffee, comfy chairs and views onto sweeping farmland.
The giant sandpit, puzzles, Ping-Pong and pool in the play barn provide plenty more opportunities for play.
There’s lots of scope for outdoor fun too, with the play-park, giant trampoline, ride-on tractors, balance bikes and scooters.
Tredethick is a place where with young children you can relax, recharge, enjoy and long to return.
Child friendly cottage holidays: Tredethick, Lostwithiel, Cornwall PL22 0LE
For over 20 years, Luxury Family Hotels have combined comprehensive family friendly hotel facilities with the luxury and comfort of some of the UK’s finest country house hotels.
We don’t ask you to compromise on quality just because you want to bring your children. You will find beautiful buildings in stunning locations, stylish yet comfortable interiors, fabulous award-winning food, spa treatments and superb service, alongside all the elements that make your life easier as parents. Your children will also have a fantastic time – Ofsted registered Dens, babysitting and listening services, high tea, baby equipment, toys and games galore and, perhaps most importantly, a fabulously warm and personal welcome.
Quite simply, the scene is set for the perfect balance between time for the children, time as a family and time for you.
During your stay you will benefit from:
- Complimentary use of our OFSTED registered crèches
- Complimentary Children’s Club activity programme
- Children up to the age of 16 stay free on a room only basis
- Complimentary baby listening service
- Family friendly Spas with signature treatments
- Luxury accommodation in some of Britain’s finest country house hotels
- Stunning locations with extensive grounds
- Easy access to many of the UK’s best tourist attractions
Luxury family holidays in: Suffolk, Cornwall, Wiltshire, Dorset, Worcestershire and New Forest
Sands Resort Hotel overlooks Atlantic Ocean between Padstow and Newquay.
Sands is a family run hotel offering a great location for exploring Cornwall. As a hotel specifically designed for family holidays you will find all the facilities and services you need as a family including:
- Children’s clubs
- Indoor and outdoor pools, gym and steam room
- Complimentary golf, tennis, croquet and basketball
- Family suites with separate children’s sleeping areas and baby listening
- Indoor and outdoor adventure play areas
- Children’s entertainment programme
- Rooms with chill box, broadband, dvd, sony playstation and 2 TV’s
- Eat dinner with or without children. Early children’s teas available
- Health & beauty Spa
- and REALLY FRIENDLY STAFF ...
But just don’t take our word visit www.sandsresort.co.uk/about-us/reviews to see how our guests have reviewed us on the trip advisor site and see why we are the highest rated family hotel in Cornwall.
Winners of the highly prestigious Tourism Excellence Award.
Mazzard Farm's six contemporary and luxury child friendly cottages (sleeping 2-24) are converted from former apple stores and have been transformed with much emphasis on style and comfort. Their gorgeous setting in Devon amongst 17-acres of wildlife-filled woodland, gardens and orchards makes the perfect holiday destination for young families. With water coming from the farm's own bore hole, luxurious oak floors, heated by a sophisticated wood chip burner, and with gorgeous 100% natural toiletries provided to all guests, it should not come as a surprise that Mazzard Farm was recently awarded the prestigious Gold Award from the Green Business Tourism Scheme.
The traffic-free courtyard, play areas, outside dining areas, BBQs and a store-filled with ride-on toys, ensure the kids will have a great time. Yet there are also plenty of quiet corners with informal seating and lounging areas within the grounds. Bikes with child seats or tag-alongs are available for hire and lots of lovely walks can be done in and around the grounds (including its own woodland). A large selection of good quality toys, games, books and DVDs is available on loan, free of charge. Fresh produce and locally produced ready meals are available on-site, and a private chef can be arranged. Pamper sessions (such as Japanese Facials or Indian Head Massage) can be arranged for.
Independent Cottages offers a comprehensive selection of family friendly holiday cottages and child and baby friendly self catering accommodation throughout the UK.
From cosy cottages in quiet idyllic country settings to luxury waterside apartments with stunning views or Scandinavian log cabins to town houses. With a diverse range of over 1400 holiday homes, we are sure you’ll find the perfect place for a short break, family holiday, seasonal get away or even a business trip.
There is no commission fee charged and Independent Cottages puts you in direct contact with the cottage owner who has first hand information to assist you in making the booking. With a ‘Late Availability’ search facility; whether you are planning your summer holiday in advance or want to get away at short notice, Independent Cottages has something for everyone.
Visit our easy to use website today to search for self catering accommodation within the UK.
Arguably the most comprehensive family resort in Scotland, 4 star Crieff Hydro is centrally located in its own 900 acre estate with an unrivalled range of leisure pursuits for all ages.
Make your next break a memorable one with a fabulous range of accommodation and onsite activities, just one hour from Edinburgh and Glasgow.
For short stays, weekend breaks and family holidays, you’ll find Crieff Hydro offers the broadest choice around plus self catering options ranging from chalets to 5* cottages.
Great for families, with 6 hours free supervised childcare per day and access to an unrivalled range of indoor and outdoor activities on a 900 acre estate. Great for couples with sumptuous room options, Hair & Beauty Spa, and access to over 60 activities from golf to horse-riding and lively dining choices.
As well as five places to eat and drink. For grown-ups after some 'me time', there's no better place than our adults-only Victorian Spa. And with a crèche, free childcare for 2-12s, and teenager hangouts like the Hub, the kids will have fun too.
Whether you are looking for blissful relaxation to unwind and restore a sense of wellbeing or for a family holiday packed with fun and activities, a break at The West Bay Country Club & Spa on the Isle of Wight is the perfect coastal getaway.
Ideal for weekend escapes to retreat from busy lives, a midweek dash from the city, or a fuss-free family holiday, reaching The West Bay Country Club & Spa couldn’t be easier, it’s just an hour and a half drive from London and a short trip across to the Isle of Wight by ferry. As soon as you set sail across the Solent you will feel your shoulders relax as you escape the frantic pace of modern day life.
Offering stylish self-catering accommodation partnered with a Country Club & brand new Island Wellness Spa, The West Bay Country Club & Spa is located in the West Wight, an area of outstanding natural beauty and the perfect base from which to discover the hidden secrets of the Island or explore the heritage coastline.
Come rain or shine there are plenty of activities on site to keep the little ones happy. With over 20 activity classes a week on offer for children at The West Bay Country Club & Spa, they won’t have a moment to spare! Why not introduce them to a new skill with Tae Kwan Do lessons, or simply let them loose in the pool for the free Wet n Wild session, giving you time to relax in our Island Wellness Spa, enjoy delicious refreshments in the Coffee House, or try a fitness class for yourself!
Knowle Farm is a paradise for little children with animals galore, indoor and outdoor play areas, indoor heated pool, tennis and so much more - all set in 44 acres of beautiful South Devon countryside making it perfect for family friendly holidays.
The purpose built indoor toddler soft play area plus new outdoor toddler race track with ride-on toys, tractor tyre tunnel and play house are a real hit. The race track surrounds a large walk-in rabbit enclosure where children can stroke and feed the rabbits. Our pigs ‘Rasha’ and ‘Streakie’ are really popular with the children along with our miniature donkeys who love to be stroked. Don’t forget our alpacas, sheep, Pete the Dartmoor pony and his friend ‘Apache’ the skewbald donkey – they all love to say hello. Open your cottage door the chickens and ducks will be waiting, hoping to be fed.
There are six beautifully converted barns and the cottage range includes one, two, three and four bedrooms sleeping from two to eight plus cots. We hold a Gold Award for exceptional quality of accommodation, have a Four Star rating and also a Gold Award from the Green Tourism Business Scheme.
The indoor heated pool is ideal for children with gentle steps to the shallow end and you can arrange swimming lessons with a qualified teacher. We also have our very own woodland and riverside walks where you can truly relax.
The area is awash with local attractions including steam trains and river trips and there is an excellent 11th century local village pub that is child friendly (baby-sitting can be arranged). Wonderful sandy beaches are within 30 minutes. Dartmoor National Park is on our doorstep.
For full information about us including lots of pictures, prices throughout the year and current availability, visit our website below:
From April to October inclusive, “Symphony” takes 26 people on day trips (including weekends), “Serenade” takes 10 people on 3/4 night holidays, and narrowboat “Melody” is available for weekly hire by a family or group with at least one disabled member. Charges are kept to a minimum so as not to exclude any groups. The remainder is raised in donations.
Shipley Lane Equestrian CentreEglinmgham, Nr Alnwick, Northumberland NE66 2LS
Our range of child-friendly hotel accommodation offers something for every budget and our restaurants and bars something for every taste.
Our family friendly facilities include kids menus, a great fun kids club and heated indoor pool.
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The substantially glazed front elevations allow the interior to spill out through the French windows to your generous balcony, where you can take in the exceptional views of the sweeping parkland. We offer 2 bedroom Woodland Homes sleeping 6 and 3 bedroom Woodland Homes sleeping 8. All have come with stair gates at the top of the stairs, cots and high chairs on request.
Perfect for summer family holidays or short weekend breaks, for families. Nearby, you'll find glorious beaches, cliff-top walks, sailing and golf, as well as endless family activities and attractions. And the surfers' beaches of North Cornwall are within 45 minutes' drive.
All guests have complimentary use of our beautiful Clearing Spa with large swimming pool open for children 9am – 7pm daily, outdoor play park, and adventure trail through the 43 acres of parkland.
We also have a beautiful hotel offering family rooms with a sofa bed or inter-connecting rooms. See our website for more details.
See our website below to view our Woodland Home brochure.
Call for a brochure or to make a booking on 01726 874 051
Award winning Holiday Inn Express Birmingham Redditch conveniently located near the M42 Jct2 offering 100 air-conditioned bedrooms and within easy reach of Birmingham and the surrounding area.
The hotel’s close proximity to the M42/M40/M5/M6 motorways provides easy access to various tourist attractions such as Cadbury World, Warwick Castle, Drayton Manor, National Sea-life Centre, Stratford upon Avon and Silverstone racing circuit.
This fully air-conditioned child-friendly hotel in Redditch is adjacent to the Redditch Train Station on the Birmingham New Street service and offers complimentary on-site car parking to all guests and delegates.
Your bedroom is your personal retreat so you’ll have room to relax and make the most of your day. Amenities such as air-conditioning, Wi-Fi internet access means you can stay connected to your colleagues, family & friends.
Relax in the comfort of our fully licensed bar/lounge and when it is time to eat, choose from our complimentary Hot Buffet Breakfast or one of our exceptional freshly prepared evening meals served in the Restaurant daily.
A great stay is waiting for you and your family at the Holiday Inn Express Redditch.
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Enjoy a family weekend away in Southampton by staying at the Holiday Inn Express Southampton M27 Jct7. The hotel is adjacent to The Ageas Bowl – Home of Hampshire Cricket and Virgin Active Health Club, within close proximity to the M27 & M3 Motorways. This is a great hotel for all the family to enjoy along with being situated in the perfect location for many great family attractions and events such as Paultons Park (Peppa Pig World), Marwell Zoo, Titanic Exhibition, Solent Sky museum, Manor Farm Country Park, Alpine Snow sports Centre and Go Ape, in Itchen Valley, the Southampton Boat show and Cowes week, just to name a few.
Set in landscaped grounds, this exceptional child friendly hotel offers modern vibrant air-conditioned rooms with Freeview TV, complimentary tea/coffee facilities, complimentary parking and Wi-Fi.
The child-friendly hotel offers a comfortable licensed Lounge & Bar and stylish Conservatory Restaurant. Start your day right with a complimentary Buffet Breakfast with a selection of hot favourites. Along with taking advantage of the full range of facilities at the Virgin Active Health Club located at the entrance to the hotel. You can enjoy access to the full range of facilities from just £10.00pp.
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Launched in 2002, Small Families was established to provide a much needed holiday service - Fully escorted, quality holidays exclusively for single parents and their children with a Small Families host to accompany you throughout to ensure all runs smoothly.
Operating during the school holidays, we feature good quality, child-friendly hotel-based holidays to Majorca, Portugal, Croatia, Tunisia, Morocco, Tenerife, Benidorm, and Torquay (UK). In the winter we also visit Lapland for our ever popular Skiing, Adventure and Santa holidays.
There’s no need to ever feel ‘alone’ on holiday again. Enjoy adult companionship and peace of mind, knowing that your child is safe and has all the new friends he or she could possibly wish for.
Gwynfryn is a small family-run organic farm offering 4* and 5* quality accommodation sleeping 2, 4/5 or 7/8 persons.
Your comfort is our priority, you are assured of well equipped, comfortable homes with beds made up, towels and all electricity included. All houses have a dishwasher, microwave, fridge/freezer, colour TV, video, CD/radio and even a hair dryer for your convenience.
Additional facilities include an indoor swimming pool, fitness room, tennis court, games room, sauna, Jacuzzi and family bikes and helmets are also provided - ideal to explore the country lanes.
Snowdonia, Portmeirion and Abersoch are all less than 30 minutes drive. We are within walking distance of beautiful sandy beaches. There is lots to do in the immediate area such as discounted golf, sailing (marina), fishing, surfing, bird watching on the Lleyn Peninsula, or just relax in the idyllic rural setting of the farm.
Book your next family break with us now at Drayton Manor Hotel. This child friendly 4-star Hotel is set in a unique location amongst 280 acres of lakes and parkland that was once the home of Sir Robert Peel. It is also a moment away from Drayton Manor Park, home of Thomas Land and Drayton Manor Zoo.
All year round we have fantastic family deals available, as well as our flexible Simply Stay rates which offer great value bed and breakfast options. We have packages including Stay & Play or Dine, Stay & Play.
Children will absolutely love our fifteen Thomas and Friends themed bedrooms, Drayton Manor Hotel is one of the few hotels worldwide that offer these one of a kind rooms. We have several other types of family rooms available to accommodate you and your little ones.
Family friendly holidays in: Drayton Manor Park, Tamworth, Staffordshire
Apartments with 1, 2 or 3 bedrooms, ideally suited to families of all sizes. Apartment charges are per adult, children 17 and under go free! Cots and highchairs provided free of charge along with baby toiletry pack, fantastic activity pack, unique Knighty Knight bears and loads of children's DVD's to view free of charge. All apartments have cable TV with multiple children's channels, superior apartments have a TV in each bedroom and all apartments are equipped with full kitchens with dishwashers, washer dryers and a selection of plastic plates, cups and cutlery for our little guests.
For us, only the best is good enough and we pride ourselves on our exacting standards and our quality of services. We look forward to welcoming you.
Fax: (0131) 622 7363
The award-winning apartments boast open plan living, designer kitchens and stunning sea views. Each apartment has the WOW factor from the moment you walk in. We have 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments that are available for both short breaks and longer stays – a great getaway with the family, and provide you with everything you might need, from Egyptian cotton linen, to individual travel cots and high chairs.
With the sandy beaches, Peasholm Park boating lake and the Sealife Centre in such close proximity – children and adults alike will have no shortage of entertainment! At the end of the day, why not relax in your 5 Star surroundings and borrow a DVD or Nintendo Wii Game from our extensive free collection.
If you want some relaxing time to yourself then our full time hostesses organises activities every day for all age groups at the Hydro Kids Club. Outdoors there is something for all ages from the children’s playground or our huge garden, perfect to run around in or play hide and seek!
Children are very well looked after in their very own dining room, however if you wish your child to accompany you in the main dining room they are very welcome!
There’s a host of leisure activities for all the family to enjoy – you can be as active or relaxed as you want. Relax in our beauty salon with its outstanding range of health and beauty treatments or if you prefer to be active we have our gym and leisure centre, outdoor tennis courts, pony trekking and for those mountain bike enthusiasts we have direct access to Glentress Forest. There really is something for everyone!
The Balmer Lawn is a classic family friendly Country House Hotel set in the heart of the New Forest National Park. Undoubtedly one of the most iconic buildings in the area! Our 54 rooms range from traditional country house to modern/contemporary.
We are the best family friendly hotel in the New Forest with welcoming staff, large gardens, giant games, great indoor and outdoor pools, squash and tennis courts, table tennis, games consoles, DVD’s and most importantly the desire to please.
Family rooms are available in a variety of formats to suit all age groups. With such a great choice of family accommodation, please take your time making your selection and discussing your individual requirements with our reception team. We are here to help you make the right choice for you and your family. Our emphasis is on comfort and great service.
The Balmer Lawn is the perfect destination for your family holidays. You can even bring your dog with you! The Hotel offers direct forest access ideal for walking, cycling or just having fun in the Forest which are very popular ways of exploring the National Park with its breath-taking wildlife and scenery. You will not be short of things to do!
Fantastic Family Holidays all year round!
Family-owned hotels and self-catering accommodation together with superb year-round leisure and entertainment – all on one site and right by the sea.
Aztec Active for the whole family, includes Aquajets, Aqua Skis, snorkelling, football coaching, gymnastics, traversing wall, Zumba and much more. Programme varies according to the time of year. Indoor and outdoor pools keep water babies of all ages happy, with toddlers pool, sauna, spa and steam room. Huge indoor games arena with 10-pin bowling, computer games, Nintendo Wii…. Toby Club for kids open daily throughout the year with organised play and craft sessions for 3 – 9s. Exciting themed soft play area. Children’s teas, special children’s menus, high chairs available. Family rooms available with cots if required.
Plenty to keep youngsters occupied and plenty of opportunity for Mums and Dads to relax. Treat Mum to some holiday pampering in our luxury spa – 15% discount on treatments booked in advance.
Kids under 5 free all year round (sharing with 2 adults). Teens sharing own twin rooms during school holidays - £25ppn for dinner, bed & breakfast.
Choose from three family-friendly parks across the Isle of Wight. Whether you're an active family looking for adventure or you prefer some peace and tranquility, we will find the ideal park for your family!
At Rookley Country Park choose from spacious caravans sleeping up to 8 guests or luxury cottages, perfect for breaks all year round. Located at the centre of the Island, this park is a great base for exploring the Isle of Wight. On park facilities include indoor and outdoor heated pools, children's playgrounds, fishing lakes, bar and restaurant, plus seasonal activity clubs and entertainments!
For a quieter break, try St Helens Holiday Park, with designated car-free zones and just a stones throw from St Helens beach, this park is great for young families looking for a peaceful break. An outdoor heated pool, children's play areas and spacious playing fields ensure there is plenty to keep the little ones amused!
For a more luxurious holiday Colwell Bay Holiday Cottage's offer great quality accommodation. The park is located just yards from the beautiful Colwell Bay beach, on park you can enjoy an indoor heated swimming pool, play areas and tennis courts.
Holidays start from £69 for the whole family!
enquiries@ Our selection of 1,2 or 3 bedroom self-catering holiday bungalows are available to rent throughout the year. All are furnished to a high standard and include all modern amenities. We also offer a camping site for caravans, motor-homes and tents.
The Isle of Wight has something to offer everyone, whether you just want to get away for peace and relaxation, experience outdoor pursuits and sports, or for a fun family-friendly break.
Visit our website to view details of all our properties and to see our latest special offers:
Farm Stay UK is the largest network of rural, top quality farm based accommodation in the UK.
We have hundreds of stylish country properties run by friendly families in superb rural settings. Choice of accommodation includes B&B and self-catering in cottages, converted farm buildings, log cabins or caravans as well as a selection of touring camp/caravanning sites. Whichever you choose, comfort is guaranteed, as is a warm, truly genuine welcome.
Every property has been inspected and quality assessed under National Tourist Boards’ grading schemes and /or those operated by the AA.
Visit the Farm Stay UK website to plan the perfect holiday or short break where your whole family can enjoy fresh air, fine views, real home cooking and that special sense of well-being that only a stay in the country can bring.
Locations: Cambridgeshire, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Durham, Edinburgh and Lothians, Essex, Glasgow, Gloucestershire, Herefordshire, Hertfordshire, North Wales, Surrey, Berkshire, Staffordshire, Hampshire, Shropshire, Buckinghamshire, Isle of Wight, Pembrokeshire, Norfolk, Oxfordshire, Warwickshire, Sussex, Worcestershire, Derbyshire, Rutland, Yorkshire, Leicestershire, Aberdeen and Grampian, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire, Manchester, Bedfordshire, Cumbria, Lancashire, Isle of Wight, Staffordshire, Clyde Valley, Ayrshire and Arran, Angus, Scottish Highlands, The Isles of Scotland, Loch, Stirling, The Trossachs, Arran, Dumfries and Galloway, Kingdom of Fife, Perthshire, Scottish Borders, Anglesey, Snowdonia Mountains, Mid Wales, Ceredigion, Carmarthenshire, Glamorgan, Inverness, Kent, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Norfolk, Northern Ireland, Northumberland, Nottinghamshire, Scottish Borders, Shropshire, Somerset, Staffordshire, Suffolk, Anglesey, North Wales, Mid Ceredigion, Cardigan Bay, Pembrokeshire, Swansea, Wye Valley and Vale of Usk, Wiltshire, Yorkshire
- Kids Club, Toddler Club and Adventure Centre for 11+
- Houses equipped with stair gates, High Chair, Sterilizer, plug socket covers, Baby bath, Potty, Step & training seat
- Lodges with Flatscreen TV's, DVD player, free DVD's to use, Sky TV with Movies, Sports & Kids channels
- Baby sitting service ( Day & Evening with qualified Nannys)
- Indoor heated pool & Indoor heated paddling pool
- Indoor Softplay, Big outdoor Play area, Tennis courts, Pitch & Putt golf (free to use) 5K run
- Beauty Spa , sauna, steam room,gym, FlowRider
- 2 Bedroom, 4 Bedroom & 6 Bedroom Holiday Lodges
- Restaurant serving childrens' Teas from 5pm, locally sourced produce with a vibrant family friendly atmosphere
Just 10 minutes from the beach the lodges and lake side cottages are beautifully decorated with sumptuous beds and fabulous sitting rooms, you'll be assured of a luxury holiday. Parent & baby classes held weekly: Tuesdays Ducklings swim classes and Friday mornings' Twinkle Tots music session where children can learn nursery rhymes and rhythms. BABY & TODDLER FRIENDLY BREAKS CORNWALL 'From Just £380 for a Week with Spa Treatments & Kids Sessions !!
Award winning countryside resort just outside St Andrews and a stone's throw from Kingsbarns Golf Links. We have combined space and privacy with first class accommodation and extensive leisure facilities creating a magical holiday experience. Enjoy the wildlife around the farm trails, play tennis, practise your putting, enjoy the children’s play area, score goals on the football pitch or try your luck at croquet. Alternatively, stay indoors and take in views from the heated pool, pamper yourself with a spa treatment, get fit in the gym, play snooker or tire the kids out in the games area.
Stay in our beautifully appointed four star Courtyard cottages, unwind in home from home comfort and enjoy a perfect, relaxing break or instead try our five star boutique houses in the Steading offering immaculate, spacious contemporary elegance with fantastic sea and countryside views. Whether you are arranging a reunion, golf trip, quiet weekend away, family gathering or an exclusive use venue for a wedding party, we are a perfect location to stay, play and relax.
These North Cornwall holiday cottages are simply and stylishly decorated, each has its own garden area with barbeque and garden furniture. All cottage accommodation is within a minute's walk from the swimming pool, games room and sandy play area, and within a 5 minute walk from the tranquil duck pond with fire pit and hammocks.
Mayrose Farm is perfect for all ages and stages of life; either enjoy a family, or child friendly holiday, during the school holidays, or visit us out of season for a quiet and relaxing rural escape, or short break with toddlers. You can also book the whole site exclusively as a group, or for family gatherings.
There's also a peaceful camping field limited to 5 pitches, our campsite is separate from the cottages.
We're an award winning family holiday park in a great location on the edge of the Peak District National Park. Within walking distance of the market town of Ashbourne yet surrounded by open green fields.
If you camp, caravan or tour in a motorhome our 4 star facilities mean you can enjoy the great outdoors with some home comforts to make your holiday complete.
Our on site shop stocks all the essentials plus newspapers, camping supplies, locally sourced BBQ packs and alcohol.
The focal point of the site is the Callow Inn pub & restaurant where you can enjoy traditional pub food and real ale brewed in our very own microbrewery.
Families with children of all ages will enjoy the array of things to do both on site and on our doorstep. Walks straight from the site, cycling on the traffic free Tissington Trail, fishing on the lake in our nature reserve or taking a dip in our outdoor heated swimming pool.
We’re just 20 minutes drive from Alton Towers and within easy reach of Matlock, Buxton & Bakewell. Our location makes us the ideal base for exploring Derbyshire & Staffordshire.
During peak season there's entertainment including family discos, children’s entertainment, bingo, quiz nights and live bands. Arnold's Cafe Bar is open daily serving meals from breakfast to dinner so you can take a break from cooking.
Other facilities include:
- toilets & showers
- pot washing & laundry rooms
- coin operated hairdryers & plug sockets
- wifi hotspot
- children's play area
- calor gas sales
- cycle hire
- freezer pack facilities.
Ashbourne & Dovedale Cottages provide self catering accommodation for friends and family who prefer not to camp. Short breaks are available.
The supremely comfortable bedrooms include spacious family suites that boast a DVD player, surround sound and a selection of DVDs available from reception. We can supply cots and Z beds.
Our restaurant offers a selection of delicious local food and great wine. Children’s meals, early meal times and high chairs are available.
Guests staying with us can also enjoy complimentary use of the health and leisure facilities of The Devonshire Health Spa at Bolton Abbey plus free parking on the Bolton Abbey Estate, with its 80 miles of footpaths and nature trails, riverside café and pretty village.
Location: Burnsall Village, Skipton, North Yorkshire BD23 6BT
All our family rooms have integral desks, free wireless access, and a comfortable sofa bed which can accommodate two children.
Each family room is equipped with a wall-mounted flat screen TV, Freeview, complimentary laptop safe, tea and coffee making facilities, iron and ironing board, luxury bathroom toiletries, direct dial telephone and hairdryer. We have a family friendly restaurant on site with both kids menus and dishes designed for the younger diner.
For family attractions, you are a quick drive from Thorpe Park or Chessington World Of Adventures or perhaps you'd prefer the quieter surrounds of Windsor Great Park and the famous Windsor Castle, or a short train ride into Central London to visit our National Museums and Landmarks.
*When accompanied by paying adults
Bivouac Swinton is a sustainable and ethical holiday destination with parking, café and accommodation facilities for families. The site is on the Swinton Estate in the Yorkshire Dales, five miles from Masham, and situated on the moor edge beside the Druid’s Temple (constructed as a folly in the 1800’s) and woodland.
Facilities for families include accommodation ranging from a camping barn with family shower facilities (sleeping twelve) to luxury yurts (each sleeping up to five) and hand built woodland shacks (each sleeping up to seven). Whilst the experience is essentially rustic, creature comforts and luxuries such as quality linen, heating and a hot tub are all part of the package.
Set in 15 acres of fields, with the camping barn and yurt site adjacent to the farmhouse and the woodland shacks nestled into the trees nearby, the Bivouac Swinton site offers families an idyllic setting in which to roam and explore the big outdoors. Facilities include a family shower and toilet facilities, and a dedicated family room within the cafe, leading out to a child friendly garden.
Activities available for families at Bivouac (either on site or on the surrounding Estate) include bike hire, walking, geocache trails and orienteering, climbing, riding and falconry. Organised events include Forest School days, Foraging for wild edible food and Family Cinema nights. Further afield there are Yorkshire castles, abbeys and stately homes to explore such as Bolton Castle, Fountains Abbey and Newby Hall.
Our luxury holiday cottages for families offer privacy and tranquility in gorgeous surroundings whatever the time of year. Each cottage has been beautifully furnished to a very high standard with all amenities as well as little luxury extras that make all the difference. In total the cottages sleep 12 and futons are available if necessary to accommodate larger numbers.
There is a superb indoor heated pool and a wide range of luxury treatments can be arranged in your own cottage. Why not make the most of your stay and enjoy the delicious food available from our chef? Choose from a wonderful range of meals using locally sourced produce and delivered to your cottage.
Pennard Hill is a great base from which to explore Somerset and visit the many attractions within easy reach. We are also very close to Glastonbury Festival and offer fantastic accommodation in our own yurts and tipis over that week.
Please visit our website for full details or contact us if you have any queries:
The gorgeous family rooms make the perfect family break. The hotel offers a range of facilities and activities including:
- Award winning spa open to families with children
- Outdoor pool and splash pool, tennis courts, outdoor play area and junior gym trail.
- Riverside walks – bags of bird seed given to feed the ducks!
- Cruise up or downstream on their fab little riverboat
- Borrow books, games or DVD’s and visit the dedicated kids’ room with Scalelectrix
- Special family-friendly 'ducklings' dinner for younger guests every Friday, Saturday and during school holidays
See website for special weekend rates for families plus special deals that include theme park tickets, accommodation and breakfast.
the River Thames boat hire - Available from mid April until October
Riverboats open to residents and non-residents. Go upstream for the day and you'll see Windsor Castle, downstream, you'll pass through Staines and Laleham where there are plenty of pretty pubs with moorings. Both of our boats take up to 6 passengers - with room for a giant picnic basket too! And because they're powered by an electric motor, it's wonderfully peaceful. See here for full details
Children are very welcome at the Blakeney Hotel. We offer free accommodation for children when sharing a room with two adults. Children’s tea and lunch menu are available or half portions from our table d’hote menu. We have digital TV with children’s channels, WiFi, an indoor swimming pool, a games room with table tennis, pool and darts. We also have a wide selection of board games.
Appuldurcombe House & Isle of Wight Falconry CentreWroxall, Ventnor, Isle of Wight PO38 3EW
Ideally situated on the South side of the Island, just 2 miles in from the coast, at both Ventnor & Shanklin.
The partially restored shell of the House and the grounds are the home of the Owl & Falconry centre, with exciting flying displays daily featuring many different owls & birds of prey from around the world. You can learn to fly a bird on our residential or non-residential courses “Become a Junior Falconer”
Set around the 300 acre Estate are seven self-catering cottages. Most are ‘listed’, some with private gardens. Each cottage is completely different & family friendly.
Awarded "Best UK Holiday Park Operator" 2013, we offer a choice of 24 award winning family holiday parks in some of the UK’s best coastal, countryside and woodland locations.
Besides being voted the ‘Best UK Park Operator’ at the British Travel Awards 2013, you’ll find lots of great reasons to stay with Parkdean. In fact, in the last three years alone we’ve spent over £30 million across our 24 parks, with £11 million spent in 2014, to make sure your Parkdean holiday experience is the best ever!
We're proud of the quality of our caravans & lodges across all our holiday parks in Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Hampshire, Norfolk, Wales & Scotland. At 22 of our holiday parks you can bring your dog along too.
Our parks are packed full of great facilities, including swimming pools, bars, restaurants, café’s, kids clubs and more! Whether you’re looking for a lively, fun packed park with our Showtime Entertainment, a break to hit the surf, or a quieter, relaxing countryside park, we have a park to suit you.
Check out our website for the latest holiday and short break offers at our 24 award winning UK holiday parks, or visit HERE to view videos of our parks.
Locations: Newquay, Holywell Bay, St Minver, The Lizard, Mullion, Looe Bay, Challaborough Bay, Croyde Bay, Torquay, Weymouth, West Bay, Poole, Hayling Island, Great Yarmouth, Porthcawl, Pendine Sands, Sutherland, Inverness, Pitlochry, Ayr, Dumfries and Renfrewshire
Farr Cottage, located on the outskirts of Fort William, is one of Scotland's best hostels offering superior accommodation at unbeatable value. We have been awarded four stars by Visit Scotland. We are also an established Activity Centre offering a huge range of activities all year round.
Our cottage can accommodate up to 30 people. Our lodge can accommodate up to 18 people. Both are fully self-contained and can be let out privately, they make perfect places for large parties as well as great holidays for the whole family. We offer full self-catering facilities or can supply breakfast, evening meals and packed lunches if required.
Our diverse range of activities includes mountain and hill walking, canyonning, scuba diving, go karting, sea and fly fishing, golf, white water rafting, mountain biking, skiing, snowboarding, horse trekking, sailing, windsurfing and more.
Just Lodges specialise in holiday lodges and holiday log cabins for short breaks, longer holidays or for sale or rent throughout the UK. Our comprehensive website is a one-stop resource packed with useful information, help and advice pages.
Choose from a huge range of lodges in different gorgeous settings such as idyllic rural locations or near beautiful beaches and water sports. Developments offer a wide range of facilities to suit your family’s needs.
So whether you are seeking a quiet, peaceful holiday away from it all, an active holiday with the children where there is lots to do, or perhaps a romantic weekend break cuddling up in front of a roaring fire, Just Lodges is the perfect place to find all the information you will need to help you make the best choices.