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
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:
Set deep in the Devon countryside, Woodbury Park is a family-friendly hotel, leisure centre and golf club. We’re situated just a few miles from Exeter yet surrounded by nature, with some of England’s most beautiful countryside right on our doorstep.
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.
The Inn on the Beach - the place exudes charm, fun and values of a good English pub with all the style and comfort of a boutique hotel. The very best of seaside gastro-pub food and real ales complemented by perfect accommodation for families, dog friendly facilities and activities to rival the finest hotels in the country. All set within Babbacombe Bay in Devon.
Hearty breakfasts, long lunches and lazy suppers. Sheltering in its own unsung part of the South Devon coast, the Cary Arms is a friendly place for all seasons. Blustery and wild, romantic and surprising, sunny and warm - all the elements that hark back to real English seaside fun. Enjoy sundowners and sausages on the terraces to kick start a relaxing weekend in Devon full of luxuries and simple pleasures.
The young are welcomed with their very own Cary Arms fishing net and bait, for days to be spent hitting the rock pools and surrounding waters. Our dog friendly rooms come equipped with a dog bed and bowl. Come stay and see for yourself. If you're coming by boat, we can offer you an overnight mooring.
Created by the de Savary's and awarded 5 Visit Britain stars, this is a perfect luxury Devon Inn to enjoy chic beach-side living with all the pleasures and freedom of the South Devon coast.
Assynt Sporting Co.Schoolhouse, Drumbeg, NR Lochinver IV27 4NW
Assynt Sporting Co. offers fly fishing tuition for the whole family. We have successfully taught every pupil (to date) from 4 years to 78 years. We are situated in the North West of the Scottish Highlands, one of Europe’s last wildernesses. It’s an area of outstanding natural beauty with hundreds of lochs, teeming with free-rising brown trout, among rugged scenery and local wildlife including red deer, eagles, buzzards, red & black throated divers and otters as well as a wide variety of smaller birds and wild flowers.
We can tailor make your holiday, arrange transport, accommodation, fishing permits and boat hire. The Guillie/Guiding service is there for everyone whether novice or seasoned angler. We are here to offer help and advice and to insure that the whole family enjoys their stay.
Come and have a holiday to remember!
Warren Farm Holiday Centre at Brean Sands is family run, close to the beach, and is an easily accessible holiday destination set on the Somerset Levels, in the South West.
There are very good washroom and shower buildings including private disabled and wash room facilities, fully equipped launderettes and chemical disposal points. Pitches are spacious and many enjoy panoramic views of the Mendip Hills and Brean Down. Isis Park has a Rose Award and is exclusive and quiet, accommodating family groups up to six persons. The elevated park set on sand dunes has its own access to the five miles of beach facing Bridgwater Bay.
The Beachcomber Inn, bar and restaurant, offers a wide range of wholesome food and lively entertainment, with children’s activities in main season.
Locally a wide variety of sporting and outdoor pursuits are on offer including climbing, caving, fishing, golf, riding, jet skiing and other water sports. Play equipment is located in touring areas and there is a separate sports field, where organised activities operate in high season including supervised archery and climbing wall. Our indoor entertainment centre has a soft play area, video games, ten pin bowling and Pool Hall. Extensive marked, farm walks surround us and our fishing lakes are stocked with a wide variety of course fish.
Local visits include Cheddar, Glastonbury, Wookey and Wells.
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.
Kate BoatsThe Boatyard Nelson Lane, Warwick CV34 5JB
Kate Boats is a family run canal business established for over 18 years. Our hire fleet offers narrow boat cruising holidays on the Grand Union Canal, from bases at Warwick and Stockton.
Whether you're looking for a family holiday with a difference or just want to unwind and take life at a more tranquil pace, each boat in our narrow boat fleet provides a level of comfort and convenience that is normally associated with privately owned craft.
Kate Boats we will give you the personal care and attention that you require to ensure you enjoy your holiday to the full whether you have previously enjoyed a holiday on the waterways or are a 'land lubber' looking to experience life afloat for the first time.
Park Resorts has 39 Holiday Parks all right beside the British coast.
- Family entertainment & Kids Clubs
- Free ferry on selected dates for Isle of Wight holidays
- Pools & sports courts at most locations
- Children’s indoor & outdoor play areas
- Discounts on local attractions
- Pets allowed at 38 locations
- Camping / touring facilities at 24 locations
- Restaurants on-site
Family friendly holidays in: Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Conwy, Humberside, Isle of Wight, Lincolnshire, North Ayrshire, North Yorkshire, Northumberland, Scottish Borders and Tyne & Wear
Bedruthan has been welcoming families for over 50 years. We believe that there is something for everyone here. All ages of children are welcome to come and join in the fun giving parents a chance to relax and unwind.
Children will have plenty to keep them busy. The indoor and outdoor play areas, daily entertainment, heated pools and unbeatable Ofsted registered clubs will make them think this hotel was made for them.
Our Children's Clubs have been given a real overhaul with some ground-breaking themes & activities for all ages of children to sink their teeth into. And if that isn't enough, just in front of the hotel is a fabulous beach. Winter or summer, this is the only place to be. The award-winning Mawgan Porth beach has waves for the adventurous, sandy coves to explore as well as numerous rock pools to fish and splash in. For pirates, smugglers, surfers and water babies - the sand and sea change with the seasons. Cool and inviting in the summer heat. Sparkling and deserted in the mild sunny days of winter.
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
Located on a family farm in East Lothian, only a stones-throw from the popular seaside town of North Berwick and only 25 miles from Edinburgh, Harvest Moon Holidays is a real winner with families.
Each spacious safari tent sleeps 6/8 and is tastefully decorated with a subtle beach theme. Beautifully kitted out with a wood burning stove, quality soft furnishings , hot running water, private loo and shower and fluffy duvets on proper comfy beds!
Set just inland from a beautiful private beach with stunning views over the Forth to Fife, the site boasts a farm shop, children’s outdoor toys, BBQ area, campfire facilities and not only has an array of wildlife to spot but has the resident chickens, ducks, bunnies, lambs, ponies and goat!
As well as lots to do on site, the surrounding area offers masses to see and do including walking, cycling, riding, and golfing. The award winning Scottish Seabird Centre is nearby as well as the Museum of Flight and Go Karting Centre.
TripAdvisor review, October 2012: “The memories of seeing our 2.5 year old running around in the morning in jammies, dressing gown and wellies to go and let the chickens out will always make me smile. I can't recommend this place enough and will absolutely be back!”
Don’t just take their word for it – come and experience this fantastic family destination for yourself!
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.
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
The luxurious family friendly 4 star Cornwall Hotel, Spa and Estate is set in 43 acres of woodland looking across the Pentewan Valley, which is a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Located just minutes from stunning sandy beaches on the south Cornish coast, the Eden Project and the pretty coastal villages of Charlestown and Mevagissey. We have a brilliant play park in the grounds with swings, slides and a sand pit. We also have a lovely woodland trail through the 43 acre estate. The swimming pool is open to children from 9am – 7pm daily (excluding aqua aerobics at 10am on Wednesday).
We have giant Jenga on the lawn, a football pitch and lots of open space to play ball games. Our hotel rooms can host up to 2 adults and 2 children on a sofa bed. We also have interconnecting rooms for older children. Our children’s menu is served from 12noon until 9pm.
The award-winning Clearing Spa offers a whirlpool, sauna, steam room and an infinity pool overlooking the Victorian sub-tropical walled garden or if you feel more energetic there are tennis courts and a fully equipped state-of the-art gym.
On the fringes of The Cornwall Estate we also offer 18 beautiful architect-designed, 2 or 3 bedroom self-catering Woodland Homes, great for family holidays. Guest have full use of our Clearing Spa and make use of the Bar, Brassiere and Arboretum Restaurants.
See our latest special offers HERE
Craig Y Nos Castle at the turn of the century was home to Adelina Patti, a world renowned opera singer. The Castle is being restored to its former glory, and includes a Grade 1 listed Theatre open to the public and its refurbished Conservatory.
Within 50 en suite rooms including family rooms and apartments, the Castle is ideal for those wishing to explore the countryside and find a historical venue where you can also stay. Being dog friendly, pets are welcome (free of charge with ample walks to keep the whole family entertained.
Standard midweek prices from £123 with 2 night midweek specials for £150.00 per room with various deals on offer. Offering full cook breakfast, along with evening meals there is something for all at Craig Y Nos. While away the evenings in our Bar, or for those more energentic why not use our Gym and Hot Tub.
Most Rooms come with TV and DVD, and telephone where internet access is available, along with free wifi in our Bar and Lounge area along with SKY TV in our TV lounge.
Located halfway between Swansea and Brecon, you can walk, swim, shop or simply explore the local area.
Ghost Tours available as the Castle has 2 derelict and haunted floors available to view
Portmeirion was built from 1925 to 1976 by visionary Welsh architect Sir Clough Williams-Ellis, who wanted to prove that development need not mean defilement. All the cottages in the village are let as rooms and suites as part of the Hotel Portmeirion or as self-catering cottages sleeping up to 8 people. The village has several cafes and eight different shops.
Many know Portmeirion as the location for Patrick McGoohan's classic "The Prisoner" television series. It is also known for the Portmeirion Pottery, designed by Clough's daughter Susan Williams-Ellis. A new contemporary styled brasserie opened at Castell Deudraeth in 2001.
Portmeirion is signposted from the A487 at Minffordd midway between Penrhyndeudraeth and Porthmadog.
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:
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.
For Late Availability and Special Offers please see our website
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.
Our aim is to make life as easy as possible for families with young children. We provide cots, highchairs, sterilises and other useful equipment. All rooms have baby listening.
We have a large Play Barn stacked with toys and an indoor heated swimming pool and paddling pool. We run a Nursery and Holiday Clubs. Please log on for further details.
The stylish Tempus Bar & Restaurant serves a varied menu using local produce, and an extensive international wine list is also available. A full English breakfast is served daily, and room service and packed lunches are also available.
The fully- equipped leisure centre features a heated indoor swimming pool, spa, bath, sauna and fitness suite. There is also a pleasant garden and a 24- hour front desk service.
With a family friendly atmosphere, extensive onsite facilities and a wide variety of local attractions includes: Warwick Castle, Cadbury’s Work and Birmingham city centre, The St Johns Hotel is also an ideal hotel for family breaks and weekend away in and around Birmingham.
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
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.
Log on to our website or call 01684 772321 for more information.
Coombe Mill Family Farm & Fishing HolidaysSt. Breward, Bodmin, Cornwall PL30 4LZ
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.
Low Wood BayLow Wood Bay, Windermere, Cumbria LA23 1LP
Low Wood Bay Water Sports Centre has plenty to offer, from sailing lessons for adults and children, plus wakeboarding, waterskiing, canoe and motorboat hire.
We have a club to join called Sam’s Club. Sam is a big cuddly dog who has entertained children of all ages at English Lakes Hotels for many years. Every child receives a goody bag when they arrive and can choose from Sam’s special menus in the restaurants.
If they like to swim, they can join in with children’s Splash Time at the Leisure Club’s large feature pool, where regular splash times take place.
In addition to all of this, Low Wood Bay is surrounded by plenty of things to entertain, including, The World of Beatrix Potter. Brockhole Visitor Centre has a great activity play area and Windermere Lake Cruises offer the perfect way to see the lake and its surroundings on an historic steamer, or make the most of the timeless landscape with some of the best walks in the country on the doorstep for all ages!
Low Wood Bay is the ultimate Lakeland playground, offering the most memorable holiday for all the family.
Amberley House Cottage Holidays is based in the south of England offering a choice of family friendly accommodation across the beautiful counties of Kent and Sussex.
Their wide selection of self-catering properties are suited to parents with younger children.
You can choose from a house close to the beach, a stay on a working farm in the heart of the Sussex countryside or a cottage in the Garden of England.
When Gleneagles opened in 1924 it was described as 'a Riviera in the Highlands' - today it remains dedicated to excellence, just as it was in its earliest days.
A Five Red Star resort hotel set in 850 acres of stunning scenery in Perthshire Scotland, Gleneagles is perfect for family holidays.
Parents can rest easy while their toddlers explore the delights of the Playroom under the watchful eye of the friendly playroom staff.
The youngest guests – can take part in a range of sports from mountain biking to trail riding. There’s all kinds of fun and games from PlayStations to junior off road driving in quarter size Land Rover replicas or junior golf lessons where children can have their own club cut to size.
The hotel’s array of children’s activities has recently been enhanced with the addition of The Zone, a fun zone for older children and teenagers to enjoy what they love best.