Child Friendly Holidays UK - Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Lake District, Scotland, Wales
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, Dorset, Essex, Hampshire, Kent, Suffolk and Sussex
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
Locations: Suffolk, Cornwall, Wiltshire, Dorset, Worcestershire and New Forest
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.
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.
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.
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 Club 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 & Spa, The West Bay Club 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, 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 The West Bay Club Spa, enjoy delicious refreshments in the Coffee House, or try a fitness class for yourself!
We could well be Feather Down’s most ‘sporting’ farm – in the relaxed sense of the word of course! As well as pheasant, you’re guaranteed to see any one of our 70 fallow or red deer, making the farm an ideal safari spot. On the Farm Tour you’ll also encounter beef cattle, horses and Kerry Hill sheep.
*Upper Shadymoor is a natural water park, with a brook and 16 pools on our 200 acres. As well as wild swimming and messing about in boats, our water trampoline can be enjoyed under parental supervision – from the nearby hot tub if necessary! You can also fish trout here, and rods and the fly-casting expertise of our son Gregory are both available. (*Charges apply)
And if your holiday involves eating well, you’ll love our game-filled Farm Larder, which stocks our own venison, pigeon, pheasant, duck, rabbit, and Kevan’s ready-cooked meals. There’s also the renowned local gastronomic scene that includes Ludlow’s two Michelin-starred restaurants and gastropubs galore.
The invigorating sauna and hot tub of our Field Spa attract many group bookings as well as families to this stunning part of Cornwall and with beaches nearby and a microclimate that allows palm trees to grow, nature has truly looked kindly on this part of the world. The active can surf, swim, bike and walk to their heart’s delight, before stocking up on Cornwall’s seafood, cream teas and pasties.
Back at the farm, indulge in Maddy’s delicious dinners, including her Cornish lasagne around the campfire, which one guest said was so good it should be mentioned in the guidebooks!
The farm nestles under the Purbeck Hills within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and a walk through the farm fields and a climb up Nine Barrow Down lead to a spectacular view of Poole Harbour, the coast at Bournemouth, and on a clear day, the Isle of Wight.
Back down by the woods and the streams you’re more than welcome to watch our dairy herd being milked. We’re sure you’ll want to linger on our 156-acre dairy farm, as the woodland we are backed on to is perfect for adventurous play.
You’re welcome to watch our herd being milked and their calves being fed, as we love to pass on our knowledge of dairy farming. We run the farm with a little help from one of our daughters, Issy, who looks after our miniature ponies, a mother and daughter duo called Issy and Lana who are available for grooming sessions. They can’t wait to greet you.
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:
Riding Lessons for Beginners & Advanced: For children from 5+. Lessons during daytime, evenings & weekends. We have horses to suit all abilities.
Family Self-Catering Holidays: Beautiful farm cottage available for family breaks. Children can enjoy full day horse riding activities while parents take advantage of the beautiful surroundings and relax.
Unaccompanied Children’s Riding Holidays: Own your own pony for a week and learn to look after, feed and groom your pony plus lots of riding and activities. All children have adult 24 hour supervision.
Learn to Ride Holidays & Improve Your Riding Holidays: For complete beginners or to brush up on your riding skills and for relaxing fun filled riding holidays.
Fun Day Camps: Available for all abilities throughout the school holidays for children 6 years and over.
See our website for full details of all the above.
Location: Holme House Lane, Oakworth, Keighley, West Yorkshire BD22 0QX
Shipley Lane Equestrian CentreEglinmgham, Nr Alnwick, Northumberland NE66 2LS
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.
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!
It's the prefect base for exploring the beautiful coutryside of Angus and enjoying fantastic days out for all the family. Local attractions include the Caledonian Railway, the award winning Edzell village, spectacular scenery featuring the Rocks of Solitude and Gannochy Bridge, where the salmon leap to their spawning grounds, hill walking in the stunning Angus Glens and the cities of Dundee, Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Glasgow are all within easy reach.
Devon Farms is a co-operative of farmers dedicated to providing excellent bed & breakfast and self catering accommodation - and who better to introduce you to the delights Devon has to offer than your hosts, who live and work in the countryside?
Most of our farms welcome children of all ages and at many of them you can even join in! Not only will you enjoy the warmest of welcomes, discover the very best in local food and produce, but you'll find out first hand what farming in Devon is all about…
All the family can burn off energy in the indoor and outdoor swimming pools or can challenge each other to a game of squash, pool, table tennis, mini putting, jumbo chess or draughts. Your children will love bouncing on the trampoline and playing with their new friends in the outdoor play area. There is even an indoor play area with toys and books for younger children. For relaxation there is a sauna, treatment room with range of holistic therapies, sunbathing areas and a quiet lounge where you can help yourself to complimentary newspapers and hot drinks. Our Tea Gardens is open in the summer months, serving cream teas and snacks throughout the day. In addition to all these facilities at Luccombe Hall, guests also have access to the facilities at the sister hotel, Luccombe Manor. These include an outdoor hot tub and outdoor spa experience pool.
You have a choice of comfortable, clean family accommodation with a variety of rooms that can accommodate up to a family of 6 in the largest family room. Many rooms benefit from stunning sea views. A baby listening facility is available and cots can be provided.
Luccombe Hall benefits from a cliff-top location just outside the popular Old Village area of Shanklin. Cliff steps at the bottom of the garden lead down to the beach below.
Packages available to both adults and children include Self Catering holidays, fully inclusive Activity holidays, holidays and Day packages.
Self Catering holidays include accommodation (sleeping up to 7) in one of our 4-star Scandinavian-style lodges. All lodges are fully equipped with everything you could need from HDTV and DVD player to a cooker and washing machine. Lodges are spacious and accessible for wheelchair users.
Activity holidays include accommodation in our main centre, all meals and a wide range of exciting activities. Activities offered include High Ropes Course, King-swing, Climbing, Canoeing, Sailing, and Laser Clay Shooting.
We also have a sensory room, hydrotherapy pool, games room, and computers. A take-away service for Self Catering guests is available or they can join us for meals in our dining room.
Visit our website, email or give us call for more information.
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, 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 close to Bushy Park, Twickenham Stadium, or perhaps you'd prefer the quieter surrounds of Hampton Court Palace and the famous Maze, or a short train ride into Central London to visit our National Museums and Landmarks.
*When accompanied by paying adults
Set in beautiful locations with top-quality facilities, Hoburne Holiday Parks provide fantastic accommodation for your next family holiday.
Family holiday parks in: New Milton in Hampshire, Nr. Minehead in Somerset, Cirencester in Gloucestershire, Nr. Liskeard in Cornwall, Christchurch in Dorset and Paignton in Devon
The 16 double and twin rooms and 4 family suites have been individually furnished and designed. All have ensuite bathrooms. Other facilities include a secluded heated outdoor pool (May - September), children’s playroom and a sauna. With families in mind babysitters can be arranged with notice. A children’s menu is available in Outlaw’s A la Carte Restaurant at 5.00pm. Children over the age of 10 are welcome to eat with their parents in the restaurant, though we encourage booking an early table. Children’s tea is available at 5.00pm each day.
The two restaurants are run by Nathan Outlaw and his team. Outlaw’s is open for lunch and dinner every day, with our menu showcasing the finest seasonal ingredients sourced locally. Our menu allows diners to choose from the finest, freshest market fish available in Cornwall on a daily basis, and premium Cornish meat. Children over the age of 10 are welcome to eat with their parents in the restaurant, though we encourage booking an early table.
Restaurant Nathan Outlaw awarded 2 Michelin Stars in 2011 and has been named as the Best Seafood Restaurant in the UK by The Good Food Guide. This restaurant will be providing one tasting menu for diners. The menu will be entirely composed of Seafood dishes, and display the wonderful provisions of the Cornish coast. Children above the age of twelve are welcome to join their parents.
We can offer something for everyone; our hotel adjoins the St. Enodoc Golf Club, one of the best golf courses in the UK. The Camel Estuary is renowned for its child friendly beaches and many water sport activities and the local area offers many bike paths and walks as well as places of interest.
Address: Rock, Cornwall PL27 6LA
Health and Leisure facilities include five beauty treatment rooms, indoor and outdoor heated swimming pools, whirlpool, snooker room, tennis courts, jogging trail and croquet lawn. These facilities provide the chance for guests to relax and enjoy the surroundings. Archery, clay pigeon shooting and a children’s treasure hunt can be arranged with prior notice.
The location of Tylney Hall, allows for days out at popular attractions such as Legoland, Thorpe Park, Paulton’s Park and historical landmarks including Winchester and Windsor. While the specially designed children’s packages, and children’s menus allow our younger guests of all ages to enjoy the hotel as much as the adults, and all combines to make the ideal choice for a family break away.
Our routes are flexible and there is something for everyone regardless of age and fitness. We have a range of good quality bikes in many sizes (or bring your own). All cycling accessories are provided. We will meet you when you arrive, and each day we transfer your luggage to your next destination. If you break down or need help we are only a phone call away. Some holidays are suitable for disabled people.
If you would like advice on the best holiday to suit your family please contact us on the number above. Alternatively to see details of all our holidays or to order a brochure please log onto our website:
All Family Accommodation is linked to Reception via a dedicated Baby Listening System and contains video televisions. A library of children’s videos is available at Reception.
The Playzone caters for children from newborn to 16 years old. It is packed with toys and games and also incorporates a cinema and studio equipped with Playstations, X Boxes and computers for older children. Qualified nannies entertain your children whilst you relax elsewhere in the grounds. The new playroom is open from 9am until 5.30pm, 7 days a week, allowing you complete flexibility to use the facility when it suits you.
Children’s High Tea is served in The Gumstool Inn from 5.30pm until 6.30pm. There is also an outdoor Play area in the meadow close to the family rooms/suites.
For those not wanting to venture too far we have a range of games to enjoy, or just a short walk away there’s plenty to discover. The Downs, a large grass park with lots of room for running around, Ashton court; a historic mansion and grounds with 850 acres of woodland, wildlife, and golf course, and shops in Clifton Village are just a few to get you started! For a great day out, Bristol Zoo and @Bristol are attractions to keep you entertained, and tickets are included in our Family Package.
When it comes to eating we are all about great food, and our restaurant offers a children’s menu full of their favourite meals, homemade from fresh ingredients.
We offer cots, zed beds, blankets, changing mats and bins, and a range of games and activities. Family bedrooms have either a double and two single beds or a double and one single. Children under 12 eat and stay free when sharing with their parents. Book on-line now…
Stapleford Park offer a range of complimentary activities to choose from, including giant chess, tennis and Miniature Golf and we are only minutes away from the stunning Rutland Water and Twinlakes Theme Park. Everyone can have fun whether they are young or just young at heart.
See our latest family offers HERE
Location of family friendly hotel: Near Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
Accommodation is in our 18th Century Manor House set in the fabulous Cornish countryside. Tastefully restored and offering a ‘Country Home’ style stay that also includes a lovely warm and friendly lounge, with a log fire in the winter months and a luxury Spa Pool Jacuzzi for use of our guests in the private garden.
Family Activity Holidays
Families stay in the whole Manor House for a truly exclusive family break offering exhilarating and stimulating experiences for children and adults alike. Your holiday will be tailored to suit your specific needs and abilities, it can be as active or as restful as you decide to make it. A choice of activities are offered and selected in advance for the whole family to enjoy together or for some of the family to try independently, the children may prefer a visit to the Adventure Park, whilst mum and dad enjoy a Sea kayaking expedition or some other activity they have always wanted to do!
Activities may include:
- Sea Kayaking (minimum age/ability applies)
- Climbing & Abseiling (2 Activities, Full Day)
- Body Boarding
- Guided Coastal or Moorland Walks
- Theme/Adventure Parks
- Visits to Eden Project, Camel Valley Vineyard etc
- Also available at an additional premium:
- Massages (adults only)
- Coasteering (minimum age applies)
- Dinghy Sailing
Additional visits to places of interest or activities and even relaxing massages for the adults can be arranged at an additional cost. Our instructors can also provide evening activities and games or time for Mum & Dad to enjoy a quiet visit to the local hostelry or restaurant, by prior arrangement!
If you would like to know more about any of our holidays, please visit our website or contact Lesley on 01841 540 346 or by email. We look forward to welcoming you to our Centre for your ideal break!
Fabulous self catering log chalets overlook Loch Insh and Bed and Breakfast with en-suite facilities are provided at Insh Hall Lodge, also on the 14-acre wooded site. The Boathouse Restaurant stands on the beach overlooking the activities on the water with fabulous open balcony, bar and gift shop. There are three children’s adventure areas and 3 km lochside/forest interpretation trail for those who like to stay on dry land! From December to April downhill and snowboarding courses are offered with skiing on Cairngorm Ski Slopes, just 16 miles.
Croft Farm Water & Leisure Park
We offer tuition in windsurfing, sailing, canoeing and raft building. Instruction is provided by qualified staff in a friendly environment but always with safety in mind. We have a strong junior programme of courses for children or they can join in with their parents and learn as a family group.
During the summer holidays we organise ACTION DAYS & WEEKS which give adults and children a chance to have a go a different water sports.
Also at Croft Farm is "PLAYZONE", a children's indoor play centre available for birthday parties and casual use.
Log on to our website or call 01684 772321 for more information.
Watch out for our promotions where kids come free in a deluxe room with two adults paying or get a complimentary voucher for an amusement on the famous Brighton Pier.
All rooms have free view children’s channel’s, our restaurant offers a 50% discount of all dishes on the a la carte menu to children under 12 years old.
For those parents looking to go out for a couple of hours, our concierge service will be delighted to book a babysitter to come to the hotel.
Our concierge service also has a full list of parks and attractions to enjoy during your visit including great discounts at places such as the Sea Life centre.
We are all about family at the New Steine hotel and will do our outermost to make sure both parents and children have a fantastic experience at the hotel and in our beautiful city.
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 high-speed Wi-Fi.
The 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.
The fully fledged Anouska’s Kids Club is a haven for the little ones with activities galore, so parents can enjoy some well-deserved time out.
Enjoy fine dining in historic splendour, a light bite in the Lounges, a gourmet buffet in The Glasshouse or a rustic meal overlooking our golf course from The Stables terrace.
When it comes to sleeping, there’s everything from lavish mansion house bedrooms and even presidential suites to sleek contemporary rooms in the West Wing.
At the heart of The Grove is the historic Mansion, once owned by the illustrious Earls of Clarendon. Even Queen Victoria came here for weekend parties! Our 300 acres are so beautiful, you’d never guess we’re only 30 minutes from Heathrow, 17 minutes from London Euston train station and minutes from the M25.
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
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
Our family hostels offer you all the facilities you’ll need to make your stay relaxing and comfortable, like private rooms, high chairs, baby monitors, grounds to run and play in and activities to keep the kids entertained for hours. We’ve also teamed up with some of the best-loved family attractions including Alton Towers, Sea Life Centres and the Eden Project, to offer you fantastic discounted rates.
We can even make meal times easier! You can choose to self-cater in our dedicated kitchens, or take advantage of our ‘Kids under 10 eat for FREE’ offer and treat yourself to a delicious home-cooked meal from our fabulous menu instead. Accompany your meal with a glass, or bottle, of your favourite beverage chosen from our drinks menu, including local ales, soft drinks, beers, wine, spirits, teas and Fair Trade coffee.
So what are you waiting for? Book a YHA family getaway today!!
For more information contact our friendly team of advisers:
Mums and Dads will love our facilities and there’s plenty here for children to enjoy during the holiday season. From swimming lessons to football coaching, squash and rounders to tennis lessons, our young guests will always find something to keep them entertained.
There’s a superbly equipped gym for older children, with help and advice from professional trainers always on hand. Girls of all ages will love our “Bodyzone” spa facility where our team of skilled therapists offer a wide range of beauty treatments.
Food lovers, both young and old, will adore the Atrium restaurant and guests can also enjoy less formal dining in the clubhouse and conservatory.
Woodbury Park is a great place to take a break and we hope to welcome your family very soon.
Our fully child-friendly barn is divided into two cottages - The Cider Barn sleeping 4 & The Stables sleeping 6 or both cottages can be let together for larger groups sleeping 10. Airy and contemporary interiors are equipped to a high standard and include everything from plug covers & cots to plastic crockery & toys. Our facilities include:
- Decked Verandas with patio furniture and barbecues
- Outdoor Heated Swimming Pool
- Farmyard Play Area and Adventure Playground
- Twice Daily Animal Feeding & Egg Collecting
- Pony Rides & Cart Rides
- Clay Pigeon Shooting
- On-site Farm Shop selling our own & local fresh produce
- Holistic & Beauty Treatments
- Free WiFi
- Free DVD & Video Library
- lnternet Shopping Deliveries
We also cater for mums and dads! Three course dinners with wine can be served in the farmhouse dining room which is linked by baby monitor to your cottage or a babysitter can be arranged if you prefer to visit one of our very good local pubs or restaurants.
Exmoor is a great place for beautiful walks, picnics and fabulous beaches are within easy reach as well as The Tarka Trail for traffic free cycling, Rosemoor Gardens, Diggerland, The Big Sheep, Exmoor Zoo to name just a few!
For further details please see our website:
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.
The fully air-conditioned 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, high speed 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 at the Holiday Inn Express Redditch.
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.
Choose between the relaxed elegance of The Restaurant and the more informal, contemporary atmosphere of The Terrace. Our secret is to use carefully selected, fresh, locally sourced produce to create innovative dishes, cooked to perfection.
Families can enjoy all the facilities in the grounds including the nine-hole, short approach golf course with stunning views, the three hard tennis courts, a croquet lawn and a dedicated gravel area for boules. Equipment is provided free of charge. Children’s activities, suppers and movie nights are offered on a daily basis during school holidays.
The stunning Wellness Area opened in May 2012 and is complimentary for Hotel and Cottage guests to use. Facilities include a heated pool with air seats and jet streams, aromatherapy showers, Swedish sauna and Cornish salt steam room.
The Headland Spa now open!
We are delighted to announce the opening of The Headland Spa. This has seen the arrival of six beautifully designed treatment rooms, including two couples treatment room, a Rhassoul and an exclusive ‘VIP suite , as well as a manicure and pedicure room and a fully equipped state of the art Life Fitness Gym. There is also a spa reception and consultation space, with the stunning Spa Lounge overlooking the ocean.
Location: Fistral Beach, Newquay, Cornwall TR7 1EW