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!
Our superb country cottages in central Cornwall offer excellent facilities, ideal location and outstanding local attractions making them perfect for a relaxing, enjoyable and easy holiday at any time of the year. Parents can unwind and children adore it here:
- Perfect for families – easy, relaxing and ideally located
- 4 and 5 Star Graded Cottages with EnjoyEngland Gold Award & Green Tourism Gold Award
- Superbly equipped, comfortable and welcoming cottages
- Excellent indoor heated swimming pool
- Games room, outdoor play areas, farm animals
- Our cottages and facilities are non-smoking and no pets
- Families return again and again
We have fantastic attractions all around us and there is always plenty to do: beautiful beaches; picturesque fishing villages; the Eden Project and Lost Gardens of Heligan; walking and cycling; family adventure parks and much more.
Please visit our website for much more information, photographs, up to date availability and online booking:
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
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.
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
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.
- 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 !!
Visitors are welcome to explore the farm and meet the animals, and there's plenty of fun to be had at any time of the year. In the Rickyard there is a wide variety of livestock to make friends with - usually chickens, geese, turkeys, pigs, goats, rabbits and even our reindeer ‘Comet & Dancer’. In springtime orphan lambs sometimes need feeding with milk, which can be messy but is always popular! When the kids need to let off steam there is a range of grassed play areas, toddlers play equipment, a big Wendy house, our fabulous wooden tractor and a rustic climbing play facility. For the older children there is a sports area ideal for all sorts of games and football. Our three fully-stocked fishing lakes and of course the farm and nearby countryside is full of places to explore, walk and cycle, and Nettlecombe is a dog-friendly farm too. You might be tempted to enjoy some relaxing yoga at one of our sessions in the modern function barn.
Our beautiful rural setting is quiet and secluded, but it's easy to use the farm as a base to explore the beautiful island that is our home. Explore Queen Victoria's country retreat at Osborne House, see where King Charles I was imprisoned at Carisbrooke Castle, or just marvel at the spectacular Needles. Beaches are especially easy to reach from Nettlecombe Farm, from the dramatic shoreline at Compton to the miles of golden sands and seaside amusements at Sandown and Shanklin.
We think you will love this part of the Isle of Wight as much as we do. The passing of the seasons and the changing landscape make Nettlecombe Farm worth visiting at any time of year and we are happy to offer short breaks for out of season guests visiting between October & May.
A luxury castle hotel set in 200 acres of parkland in the Yorkshire Dales offering child friendly holidays. Excellent food served with an emphasis on fresh local produce sourced from the four acre walled garden and surrounding family estate. Traditionally and comfortably furnished, with space for everyone. Children’s Cookery Courses are run at half term holidays, and classes for family groups are available throughout the year (along with many other themed day, evening and residential courses). The exclusive use spa has jacuzzi and sauna, with a wide range of massage and beauty treatments on offer.
Children welcome with goody bags on arrival, children’s menus, indoor and outdoor play areas, Bird of Prey Centre, Pony Trekking Centre, kite flying, bikes, croquet and miles of walking tracks in the surrounding gardens and woodland. There are also events for families running throughout the year such as Easter Egg Hunts, Children’s Activity Days in the summer, Halloween Owl Spectaculars and Santa at Swinton.
Spacious family bedrooms, with sofa beds in the suites. Baby sitting available. Dogs also welcome. The Family Suite, Semerwater, offers a Baron’s category room with adjoining twin/double with a shower room.
Stay with us for 3, 4 or 5 nights during any school half term or holiday and enjoy dinner bed and breakfast for adults, plus FREE breakfast, evening meal and accommodation for up to 2 children when sharing with parents, from £275 per room per night. Saturday nights excluded. Children may choose from the bar, children’s or room service menu. Terms apply.
We have a variety of sizes from small cosy cottages for 2, ideal for honeymoon couples, and romantic holidays, larger holiday cottages to sleep from six to twelve and country house for groups of up to sixteen. We inspect all properties personally ensuring that they all conform to our high standards of cleanliness, quality and value for money.
All our cottages are fully equipped and many have log fires. Most of the cottages have a pets welcome policy. As well as walks in stunning scenery there are lots of local attractions and places of interest to suit all members of your family.
Visit our website for full details or contact us, we are always happy to help you make the perfect choice for your short break or family holiday.
Holiday cottages for families in: Inverness, Loch Ness, Nairn, Argyll & Bute, Arran, Ayrshire, Clyde Valley, Cairngorms National Park, Dumfries & Galloway, Fort William, Lochaber, Loch Lomond, Stirling, the Trossachs, Northern Highlands, Wester Ross, Easter Ross, Perthshire, Angus & Dundee, Skye and Lochalsh
All our family rooms have integral desks, free wireless access, and a comfortable sofa bed which can accommodate two children. With views of The River Thames from your window.
Each family room is equipped with a 26" wall-mounted flat screen TV, Freeview, complimentary laptop safe, tea and coffee making facilities, iron and ironing board, luxury bathroom toiletries, linen bathrobe, mineral water, 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 Legoland, Windsor and Thorpe Park or perhaps you'd prefer the quieter surrounds of Windsor Great Park and the famous Windsor Castle, or a River Boat Trip along The River Thames.
*When accompanied by paying adults
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!
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.
Argyll Holidays has a long and renowned history, having been owned and run by the Campbell family for forty years and gaining in that time a unique perspective on what the discerning customer wants from a holiday park, resulting in seven different award winning parks in the area. Now the company is at the forefront of the Scottish holiday market, with each of its parks offering fantastic value to people wanting to experience a holiday with a difference.
The two main Holiday Villages at Drimsynie Estate, Lochgoilhead, and Hunters Quay, Dunoon, are very family focused and ideal for the kids. With Go Active at Hunters Quay and Get Lively at Drimsynie, the whole family can enjoy fantastic activities like Archery and Quad Biking, not to mention superior leisure facilities including a swimming pool, sauna, steam room, Jacuzzi and fully equipped gym.
Meanwhile, the parks at Loch Awe, Loch Eck, Stratheck and St Catherine’s are ideal for outdoor enthusiasts. Immersed in some spectacular scenery these parks are a haven for trekkers, anglers and cyclists who love the great outdoors.
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
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
Located in the heart of the ancient New Forest, yet just an hour and a half’s drive from London, we are surrounded by fallow deer, ponies, wild boar and spectacular seasonal foliage – and absolutely no traffic or noise. If you wish to get out and about, you can explore beautiful bike trails and tranquil forest walks, or get the adrenalin pumping with horse riding, sailing, clay shooting, archery and golf.
Once King Charles II’s favourite hunting lodge, the child-friendly New Park Manor has been newly renovated and features 21 stylish bedrooms, some with four-poster beds. But this is more than just a place to sleep – it’s also a place to relax and enjoy seasonal and local produce, fine wines, our award-winning spa, croquet on the lawn, tea on the terrace or simply some family fun in our beautiful gardens. We’re sure that you won’t want to leave…
Child friendly luxury hotel in the New Forest near to Lyndhurst and Brockenhurst.
The Resort offers fabulous family accommodation, with the introduction of our interconnecting rooms giving greater space, privacy and the added benefit of 2 bathrooms – these rooms are sure to sell-out quickly!
The 'Aero Crèche' caters for children from the ages of 0 months to 12 years, ensuring that all the family's needs are truly met, giving parents the chance to relax and unwind during their holidays. The wonderful Kids Club, for ages 5 to 12 years, has trained staff running activities, which are designed to keep children entertained and stimulated, thus giving you the opportunity to really relax. For the older children, we have our popular Active Zone, which offers a games room including table tennis, pool, board games and much more. Special children's menus and early meals are available in the Brasserie.
Beaumont Estate is set in 40 acres of landscaped gardens, with plenty of room for families to explore the adventure playground, nature trail or the historic monuments dotted around the gardens. Beaumont is located 10 minutes from Windsor, ideal for short breaks nestled between Berkshire and Surrey, with a large family friendly restaurant serving an extensive dinner buffet to cater for all tastes, a children’s choice menu and a hearty breakfast to set all the family up for a day of activities.
For snacks the Tempus bar is open daily until 10pm and a pizza service is also offered to all rooms. Beaumont has indoor leisure facilities comprising of a 20 metre heated swimming pool with children’s splash times, gym, tennis and squash courts. In addition, Beaumont has a well equipped children’s indoor play room, and a programme of activities (throughout the summer holidays) including evening movie showings accompanied by cookies and milk.
With plenty of free car parking and 414 bedrooms located throughout the estate, with dedicated family rooms, and cots available at no extra cost, Beaumont is the ideal location to visit Legoland, Chessington and Thorpe Park all of which are a short drive away from Beaumont.
Our Family Rooms and Suites are located in a prettily converted barn that forms a small courtyard immediately in front of the main house. Some have bunk beds and the others have sofa beds. There is plenty of space for additional folding beds and cots (provided) if required. NEW for 2004 is our Deluxe Family Suite with private garden.
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.
The Langstone Cliff Hotel is a "Family Hotel" welcoming children of all ages. Owned and managed by the Rogers Family since 1946 the 66 room hotel is set in 19 acre grounds offering unlimited play opportunities. A multi-play area ensures that the children need never be under your feet.
Many rooms are designed as family rooms with baby listening intercoms connected to reception. There are ample high chairs and cots. Children’s Supper is available each evening or parents may choose to bring their children into dinner.
Facilities at the hotel include outdoor and indoor swimming and paddling pool, a toddler room to keep the younger ones happy and two games rooms with snooker and table tennis for older children. During the school holidays we have regular visits from specialised children’s entertainers. There is a direct footpath to sandy beaches and the internationally famous Dawlish Warren Bird Sanctuary. Fun for the whole family!
Fax: (01626) 868006
With a great selection of child friendly, luxury self catering accommodation in the St Ives area of West Cornwall, look no further than Carbis Bay Holidays. We have an extensive selection of properties to suit all your individual requirements, with everything from traditional holiday cottages to stylish and contemporary apartments.
We are a family run agency, offering a friendly and helpful level of service to anyone looking for the finest quality self catering accommodation in the region. The majority of our properties are family friendly, with travels cots and highchairs provided as standard. We have properties located just a stones throw away from the beach, making fun packed days out to the beach relaxing and stress free.
The accommodation we offer is of a consistently excellent standard, with outstanding interiors, superb facilities and some wonderful locations, placing you within easy reach of all the region’s coastal resorts and tranquil countryside. Visit St Ives, with azure seas and a maze of cobbled streets full of quirky shops and family friendly restaurants to discover. There is also a comprehensive range of leisure activities to enjoy in the surrounding area, from swimming and sailing to soft children’s play centres and animal attractions.
For further information about any of our properties, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us.
Croft Farm Water & Leisure Park
Ideally situated, in the heart of beautiful countryside in Gloucestershire, Croft Farm provides a variety of water sports for all the family. Camping and caravanning is on site with good amenities including a cafe and bar.
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.
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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
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.
Chale Bay Farm is a beautiful award-winning luxury family friendly guesthouse nestling in rolling fields with stunning coastal views of South West Wight and the countryside around and within easy reach of all the Island’s family attractions.
Our large rooms are set around a courtyard with illuminated water-garden. Rooms are recently refurbished to luxury standard including HD satellite TV, mini-bar, beverage-making facilities, safe, DAB/FM clock radio/iPhone/iPod dock and free WiFi. All bathrooms are ensuite and equipped with modern bath and shower facilities, hairdryers, soft towels and complimentary toiletries. Many rooms have patios to enjoy the views.
Our two suites are ideal for families having a super-king-size bed on the ground floor and two single beds on the first floor with a separate TV/DVD for the kids. Our Standard Suite can accept an additional bed and our Superior Suite has a sofa-bed to help accommodate larger families.
Travel Cots are available free of charge and can easily be accommodated in all of our rooms. Our spacious standard double room can accept an additional bed to create a small family room and we have a cot bed suitable for younger children that will fit in most of our rooms.
For the comfort of all guests, we have a totally no-smoking policy.
The hotel has a quiet location, looking out over the trees and the slopes of Alum Chine to the bay. It has free Wi-Fi, free parking, a Jacuzzi, a sauna, a spa bath and heated indoor and outdoor pools.
The Riviera Hotel & Holiday Apartments Alum Chine is a very short walk from the clean, sandy beach of Alum chine, Bournemouth pier is a mile (1.6 km) along the seafront
Fourcroft HotelNorth Beach, Tenby SA70 8AP
The Fourcroft Hotel is a family friendly hotel situated on a quiet no-through road, part of the picturesque Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Coastal Footpath, with spectacular views over the old fishing harbour and across Carmarthen Bay. Private paths from the hotel lead through lovely gardens down to a beautiful sandy beach and you are only 5 minutes walk away from the mediaeval walled town of Tenby.
Most of our bedrooms, including family rooms, overlook the bay and offer comfortable accommodation with an extensive range of facilities. Hotel amenities include a modern leisure complex with a spa pool and sauna, a heated open-air swimming pool, games rooms with table football & tennis, snooker & pool, carpet bowls and, outside, a toddlers playground, giant chess & ‘human gyroscope’.
Our restaurant serves freshly prepared food featuring local produce. Our traditional cooked breakfasts, excellent bar lunches and delicious evening menus cater for all tastes and most dietary requirements.
We are within easy reach of many local attractions and a vast range of activities including golf, tennis, horse riding, sailing, fishing, scuba diving and sea cruises.
You will find a warm and friendly welcome at the Fourcroft where our experienced staff will aim to help make your holiday a memorable experience for all the family.
Whether you are looking for peace and quiet or an energetic family holiday Fingals will not disappoint you.
A luxury, family run country house hotel, known for its fun, informal style and French cuisine. Situated a mile away from Dittisham in Devon, a beautiful village sited on the edge of the river Dart.
Accommodation includes 1 family room, 1 family suite with inter-connecting doors and a family self-catering barn (4 people) and a millhouse (5 people) where you can have the wonderful combination of privacy and still take advantage of facilities offered by the hotel including the heated swimming pool. The barn and millhouse are close enough to the hotel to allow parents quality time free of the children!
Among the many activities on offer are tennis, croquet, table tennis, snooker, sailing, walk along cliff paths or sandy beaches or just relax with a good book, the choice is yours. You can do as much or as little as you like.
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The Sands 5* Sea Front Apartments are situated on Scarborough’s rugged coastline. Located just yards from the beach, you are in one of the most unique and stunning locations in Yorkshire.
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.
Hunt pampering spa treats and dining discoveries. Hunt country walks and fairway strolls. Hunt out your perfect escape at The Celtic Manor Resort’s sumptuous new Hunter Lodges.
Nestled in the stunning natural splendour of the beautiful Usk Valley, with breath-taking views over the renowned Twenty Ten golf course, experience all the luxuries and service of a world-class five star resort combined with the exclusivity and privacy of your very own home-from-home.
Chill out in the Kooky Kestrel, pamper and luxuriate in the Swanky Swallow, or live it up in the Giggly Goose. All come made for sharing with four fabulously luxurious en-suite bedrooms, and a decadent outdoor hot tub with views to die for.
The sensational open plan space at the heart of each lodge was just made for entertaining, relaxing and dining together, while a cosy chill out room is the perfect place for me time, us time or family play time.
Follow the trail to Hunter Lodges and discover the perfect secluded setting for a year-round luxury escape with friends or family.