Looking for a toddler friendly holiday which won’t cost the earth? You can get some great deals if you are prepared to travel mid week and out of school holidays. All the holidays below cost less than £500 and some of them cost far less. Have fun looking through this list of holidays for toddlers!
#1. Toddler Friendly Holidays At Bluestone in Wales
Toddler friendly holidays at the Bluestone luxury resort in Pembrokeshire, Wales start from £199 per family including 4 nights accommodation in a luxury lodge, entry to the Blue Lagoon water park, Adventure Centre (including soft play) and free toddler activities. There are also woodland walks and nature trails to enjoy, as well as an outdoor playground.
Read More – 15 Baby And Toddler Friendly Holidays In Wales
#2. Tots Breaks At Hoburne Holiday Parks
The toddler friendly holidays at Hoburne holiday parks run at their parks in Bashley (the New Forest), Devon Bay, Cotswolds and Naish (Hampshire). They are specifically designed for babies and toddlers and include things like early dining times, activity sessions, entertainment and cozy and comfortable holiday accommodation. Examples of toddler activities include story time, nursery rhyme sing- a-longs, mini discos and the ever-popular teddy bears picnics! The parks also have a heated outdoor swimming pool (open end of May), indoor swimming pools and games rooms. Little ones also get a departure gift, and a free breakfast at the park restaurant on their departure day.
Tots breaks are available at selected dates – look at the website for more info.
How Much? – 4 night breaks start from £200 per family.
Learn More – Hoburne Holiday Parks Tots Breaks
#3. Little Camper Holidays
Little Campers holidays are 4 night, mid week toddler friendly holidays designed specifically for Under 5s. They take place at Tattershall Lakes holiday park in Lincolnshire and Whitecliff Bay in the Isle of Wight.
Whitecliff Bay is a fantastic place to stay with babies and toddlers Recently refurbished, it has loads of facilities for toddlers including 2 playgrounds, an indoor and outdoor swimming pool, onsite entertainment – and best of all its own private beach within walking distance of the park.
Tattershall Lakes is a holiday park in Lincolnshire with amazing facilities for babies and toddlers. There is a small lakeside beach, aeroplane themed playground and load of amazing activities for babies and toddlers such as Pirate Play, Superhero Academy, pottery painting and nature rangers. Plus, there is an outdoor cinema in summer too!
New for 2019 is a Splash Pad – an interactive splash park with tipping buckets, water curtains, sea squirts, play panels and a 1m high slide!
How Much – From £149 for 4 nights per family.
Learn More – https://www.awayresorts.co.uk/whitecliff-bay/
Learn More – https://www.awayresorts.co.uk/tattershall-lakes/
#4. Trevorrick Farm Cottages, Cornwall
Experience life on a Cornish farm at Trevorrick Farm Cottages where toddlers can help feed the animals, play on the pretend combine harvester and go swimming in the indoor heated swimming pool. Plus the famous fishing port of Padstow is within walking distance.
Don’t miss the amazing playground with pretend tractor and combine harvester!
How Much – 7 night stays from £475
Learn More – Trevorrick Farm Cottages
#5 Toddler Farm Holidays At Cwmcrwth Farm
Farmer Rob runs special toddler farm holidays at his farm in Wales. Toddlers can help out with farm jobs such as collecting eggs, feeding the animals, petting the piglets as well as riding the donkeys. There is a separate pets corner with rabbits and chickens in too.
Additional activities such as arts and crafts, puddle and stream splashing, pond dipping are also included. Toddlers will love the separate Under 5s play area, sand play and diggers.
How Much – 4 night breaks cost from £425 per family. 7 night breaks cost from £500
Learn More – Cwmcrwth Farm Holiday Cottages
#6. Craig Tara Holiday Park – Scotland
Craig Tara Holiday Park in Ayr is run by Haven and has all the key ingredients for a fantastic family holiday. As well as direct access to a beach, the park also has a heated indoor swimming pool with waterslides, sports hall and brand new for Summer 2019 – the Lighthouse Harbour Adventure Village and Toddlers’ Play Village.
The Lighthouse Harbour Adventure Village opens in the summer and will have interactive play areas and space for events. The Toddlers’ Play Village will have a toy kitchen, pretend RNLI lifeboat and little shop to play in. There are also lots of activities and classes for toddlers including Discovery Babies, Aqua Jets, Gym Tots and junior science classes. Craig Tara is in a great location to explore the Ayrshire coast including the Isle of Arran, Culzean Castle and the Robert Burns Birthplace Musuem.
Check out special Tots Breaks at Craig Tara
Learn More – Craig Tara Holiday Park
#7. Perran Sands, Cornwall
Perran Sands is a Haven holiday park set amidst sand dunes close to Perranporth Beach and Newquay on the north coast. It has loads of things for babies and toddlers to do including swimming in the indoor and outdoor swimming pool (with a lazy river and water slide) and taking part in learn2bike sessions and football academy. Planned activities include sand art and pottery painting. On the beach there is a Surf School for older children.
The new Beach Houses have a large open plan living area with dining area and an outdoor verandah with sea views, a hot tub and a BBQ. Caravans are also available.
How Much – From £250 a week
Learn More – Perran Sands
#8. Ribby Hall 5* Holiday Village Near Blackpool
Ribby Hall offers 5* toddler friendly holidays at their holiday village near Blackpool. Each break includes 4 nights luxury accommodation, access to the new family swimming pool with water slides and splash zone, 2 indoor soft play areas and an outdoor adventure play area. High chairs and travel cots are also included.
How Much – 4 night midweek breaks cost from £319 per family.
Learn More – https://www.ribbyhall.co.uk/
#9. Glamping At Humble Bee Farm, Yorkshire
Humble Bee Farm is a working farm less than 5 miles from the beach in the idyllic Yorkshire Wolds. As well as being the home of lots of happy animals, Humble Bee Farm also offers glamping experiences for families looking to enjoy life on the farm without sacrificing any of their home comforts. This includes stays in Wigwams, Yurts, Bell Tents and luxury cottages – all surrounded by rolling Yorkshire countryside, and with loads of facilities onsite for babies, toddlers and children of all ages.
How Much – 2 night breaks at Humble Bee Farm start from £25 per adult and £14 per child per night. Under 2s are free.
Learn More – https://humblebeefarm.co.uk/
#10. Converted Train Carriages In North Yorkshire
Train mad toddlers will love staying at the Old Station converted 1st class train carriages near the market town of Pickering in North Yorkshire. The carriages have been lovingly restored, and have all the facilities you would expect from 4* accommodation as well as 2 acres of grounds outside, a long platform to ride bikes up and down, games, toys, books and DVDS.
How Much– 7 nights costs from £519 in June. 3 night short breaks are available at certain times during the year from £284 per family.
Learn More – https://www.theoldstationallerston.co.uk/
#11. Duinrell Holiday Park in The Netherlands
The Duinrell holiday park in the Netherlands is fantastic for children of all ages especially toddlers. There is a theme park and indoor water park with waterslides onsite – plus it is just 4km from a long sandy beach. The theme park is free of charge for all guests staying, and entrance to the waterpark is just 5 Euros per person.
Families can choose to stay in one of Eurocamp’s mobile homes and tents, where travel cots, bed guards, high chairs, stair gates and toddler steps are all provided free of charge. Or you can choose to book directly with Duinrell, and stay in one of their lodges which includes free entry to the Tikibad water park.
How Much – A 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom Esprit holiday home costs from £250 per family in May with Eurocamp.
#13. The Sands Resort, Cornwall
The Sands Resort is a family friendly hotel just outside Newquay. There is something for everyone at the Sands Resort including spacious Family Suites with a separate sleeping area for little ones, various children’s dining options and a Spa. Parents can make use of the baby listening service whilst catching up over good food and wine in the Restaurant. Babies and toddlers will love the bouncy castle, swimming pool, soft play area and outdoor play area (especially the pirate ship!).
How Much – 3 night stays at the Sands Resort cost from £300 per family.
Learn More – https://www.sandsresort.co.uk/
#14. Netttlecombe Farm, Isle of Wight
Nettlecombe Farm is a working farm on the Isle of Wight near the seaside town of Ventnor. The farm has loads of opportunities for animal loving toddlers to learn about life on a farm (or just cuddle a sheep!).
There is loads of grass to play games on and a wendy house, wooden tractor and climbing frame.
Learn More – https://nettlecombefarm.co.uk/
How Much – 7 night stays from £525 per family.
Learn More – Nettlecombe Farm
#15. The Hilton Coylumbridge, Aviemore
The The Hilton Coylumbridge offers 5 night toddler holidays in the Scottish Highlands. This resort style hotel has an indoor swimming pool and a Fun House with a large soft play, ball pit and slides and tunnels set over 3 floors. There is nightly entertainment including a children’s disco, and family friendly dining. The hotel is in a perfect location to explore the Cairngorms. Entry to 2 local attractions is included in the price of your stay.
How Much – Toddler holidays at the Hilton Coylumbridge, Aviemore cost from £119 a night including accommodation, breakfast, dinner, entry to the swimming pool and soft play, nightly entertainment and entry to 2 local attractions.
Learn More – https://www.hiltonaviemore.com/
#16. Atlantic Reach Holiday Resort, Cornwall
There are amazing leisure facilities at Atlantic Reach holiday resort including a large, modern gym which runs over 80 classes a week, and a Spa which offers relaxing pampering treatments.
Toddlers will love the 2 swimming pools, football pitch, indoor soft play and packed entertainment schedule. There is also a Kids Club for tiny tots where little ones can take part in fun activities like story telling, clay modelling and arts and crafts.
Just outside Newquay, Atlantic Reach Holiday Resort has indoor and outdoor swimming pools, nightly entertainment and over 200 holiday homes – some which are suitable for pets.
The beach is 15 minutes away, and the resort is close to the attractions of Newquay including Newquay Zoo.
How Much – From £359 a week
Learn More – Atlantic Reach Holiday Resort
#17. Sandy Balls Holiday Village, The New Forest
If you want to combine a trip to Peppa Pig World with a toddler holiday in a 5* holiday village, why not consider Sandy Balls Holiday Village in the New Forest.
Surrounded by the New Forest, ponies and woodland walks, this holiday park has loads for toddlers to do including an indoor and outdoor swimming pool, cycling, alpaca walks, bush craft school, an adventure playground and a soft play. There is also an onsite restaurant, shop and evening entertainment.
How Much – – 4 night breaks from £259.
Learn More – Sandy Balls Holiday Village
#18. YHA Ambleside
This budget accommodation is situated right on the shores of Windermere within walking distance of the bustling market town of Ambleside. There are private ensuite Family rooms (cots available), gardens to explore and even a private jetty and slipway. There is also a self-catering kitchen, as well as a Lakeside café and restaurant.
How Much – Private ensuite family rooms start from £35.
Learn More – The YHA Ambleside
#19. The CBeebies Land Hotel at Alton Towers
For an extra treat when you visit Alton Towers, stay at the CBeebies Land Hotel with special themed rooms. Search for Gem’s jewels in a Swashbuckle room, explore In The Night Garden, have a deep sea adventure with the Octonauts or visit Postman Pat in Greendale. All rooms in the CBeebies Land Hotel have a separate area for children and parents, and include an entertainment wall with interactive play items.
There is also a jam packed entertainment schedule with meet and greets, and a chance to take part in a Swashbuckle game show and Andy’s Dinosaur Hunt.
How Much – Prices start from £130 per family
Learn More – The CBeebies Land Hotel
#20. A Gruffalo Bedroom at the Chessington Hotel
There are 18 rides for toddlers at Chessington World of Adventures, including the new Gruffalo River Ride Adventure, where you can join Mouse on a magical riverboat journey through the deep dark wood. There are also live shows, the famous Chessington Zoo and the Sea Life Centre. Make your holiday even more special by staying in one of the fully themed Gruffalo bedrooms at the Chessington Safari Hotel. Stays include a 2nd day in the theme park for free, fast track access to the Gruffalo River Ride Adventure, Gruffalo films in your room and meet and greets. All stays at the Chessington Resort Hotels get free access to the Savannah Splash Pool.
How Much – From £169 per room
Learn More – https://www.chessington.com/gruffalo-hotel-rooms/
#21. Wheeldon Trees Farm , The Peak District
Wheeldon Trees Farm is a collection of 9 baby and toddler friendly holiday cottages in the Peak District. They have been converted from an 18th century dairy barn and sit within 12 acres of farmland, and have far reaching views over the Peak District. Days out at Chatsworth, National Trust Ilam Park and even Alton Towers and Gullivers Kingdom are within easy reach too. And if you want to have a quiet day, there is loads to do onsite at the cottages themselves including daily animal feeding, an indoor playroom and a small adventure playground.
How Much – From £540 for a 7 night stay
Learn More – https://www.wheeldontreesfarm.co.uk/
#21. Treberfedd Farm, Wales
Treberfedd Farm has holiday cottages and eco cabins on an organic farm in West Wales. The farm is just a 15 minute drive from the sandy beaches at Cardigan Bay and harbour towns like Aberaeron and New Quay. There are 4 self-catering cottages which sleep between 5 and 9 people – all the cottages have wood burning stoves and 2 of them have hot tubs. Travel cots, high chairs and stair gates are provided.
The farm is an ideal location for toddlers to learn about life on a farm. There is a farm trail, a welly walk and a play area with a tower, sandpit and swings. There are also lots of chickens, sheep and cows on the farm for toddlers to help look after!
How Much – Cottages from £400 a week
Learn More – https://treberfedd.co.uk/
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