A guide to the best toddler holidays in 2018 including holidays in the UK and Europe at holiday parks, hotels and on farms. Holidays for toddlers with loads of activities and facilities especially for toddlers including swimming lessons, bike riding lessons and toddler playgrounds.
The 4 night midweek Toddler Breaks at Bluestone start from £269 per family and have loads of fun activities, games and shows especially for toddlers. Choose from messy play, pond dipping, being a nature detective or playing in the Treetop playground before visiting the Secret Village to find fairies. Families also get complimentary entry to the Blue Lagoon Waterpark, the indoor Adventure Centre and the circus themed soft play. There is also evening entertainment as part of the dinnertime shows.
Luxury lodges and cottages available with high chairs, travel costs and stair gates provided as standard.
Away Resorts own 6 holiday parks in Lincolnshire, Isle of Wight, North Wales, New Forest, Hayling Island and Essex. Each of the parks is jam packed with fantastic facilities and great entertainment to keep toddlers happy.
Tattershall Lakes in Lincolnshire is a lakeside park set in over 300 acres, and is ideal for babies and toddlers who will love the beach, splash park, indoor swimming pool and playground. Toddler friendly activities are available at a small cost and involve things like ‘Sand and Slime’, Pottery Painting, Superhero Academy and Nature Rangers. Choose to stay in a luxurious TriBeCa caravan with a hot tub at Tattershall Lakes.
Whitecliff Bay on the Isle of Wight has its own beach and an amazing outdoor swimming pool and shady playground. And, at just a 40 minute ferry ride away from Portsmouth and Southampton, it the ideal length of time for impatient toddlers!
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If you fancy going to Europe with your toddler, and want the flexibility of self-catering accommodation and loads of facilities for toddlers, why not consider a Eurocamp holiday?
Eurocamp has over 180 holiday parcs in 13 countries across Europe with accommodation options ranging from safari tents through to the new Avant holiday homes. Many of their parcs have toddler pools, an indoor or covered pool for cooler days and a playground onsite. La Grande Metairie has an onsite farm, pony rides and learn to ride bike lessons. We love Duinrell in The Netherlands with its free onsite theme park, and indoor waterpark with toddler splash area. Saint Avit Loisirs in the Dordogne has an amazing waterpark with water sprays, slides, a lazy river paddling pools
Cwmcrwth Farm offers fantastic toddler farm holidays where toddlers can spend time on the farm learning about the animals, and getting involved with jobs such as collecting eggs and feeding the animals. Toddlers can ride Milly & Dominic the donkeys, play with the rabbits and chicks in the pets corner, and take part in activities such as baking, arts and crafts, puddle and stream jumping.
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Train mad toddlers will love to stay in the converted train carriages at The Old Station in North Yorkshire. The spacious train carriages have all their original British Rail features and overlook beautiful countryside. There is also a little playground and chickens to feed. The carriages are just 30 minutes away from the Yorkshire coast, and are close to the Dalby Forest with the Gruffalo Trail, and York. Highly recommended.
These award winning cottages in Cornwall have fantastic facilities for toddlers including daily animal feeding with Farmer Dave, an outdoor play area, heated indoor swimming pool and play barn. You can even borrow Nanny Pat’s Baking Box and do some baking in your cottage! In case you have any free time, the (free) Wild Kids Club runs regular guided activities such as den building, pond dipping and campfire building. There is also a Gruffalo Trail onsite too. Parents will love the brand new gym and therapy room.
The Sands Resort is a toddler friendly hotel just outside Newquay, and a 10 minute walk to the beach. They have special Toddler Breaks with 3 nights accommodation in a Country View Suite, access to their warm, indoor swimming pool and baby pool, soft play, toddler playground, baby listening service and free baby and toddler equipment hire. There is an onsite crèche available too.
Toddler breaks at the Sands Hotel start from £327 per family for 2 adults and 1 child.
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The Isle of Wight is a great place to go holiday with a toddler. There are so many things to do with toddlers in the Isle of Wight, and if you combine it with a stay at Nettlecombe Farm, your toddler can get involved in farm life too. Animal feeding at Nettlecombe Farm takes place at 8.30am Monday to Friday, and involves feeding the alpacas, lambs (in spring time), chickens, emus, geese, pigs and donkeys. There is also a toddler play area including a big Wendy house, wooden tractor and rustic climbing play facility.
Darwin Forest is a 5* holiday park with luxury lodges (some with hot tubs), a spa and an indoor swimming pool in the Peak District. Toddlers will love the Little Monkeys play centre and Under 5’s soft play area in the Activity Den. Older children will like the pool table, table tennis table and air hockey in the Activity Den. Cycle hire is available and there are plenty of bike trails to explore the forest using your own steam.
Read the Parent’s Guide To the Peak District to find out more.
#10. Ribby Hall Village
Ribby Hall Village is a 5* holiday village near Blackpool in Lancashire. There is a wide range of accommodation including holiday cottages, pine lodges and even larger cottages which are suitable for larger groups or 3G holidays. There are fantastic facilities for toddlers at Ribby Hall Village, including a brand new leisure complex with a splash park and waterslides, 2 outdoor playgrounds and indoor soft play areas. There are also loads of activities for babies and toddlers such as Messy Play, Baby Ballet and Balance Bikes. And if all that isn’t enough, Ribby Hall Village is just a 10 minute drive from Blackpool – one of the most famous seaside resorts in the UK!
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