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. 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 Villagehas interactive play areas and space for events. The Toddlers’ Play Village has 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.
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#2. Fallbarrow Holiday Park, Lake District
This 5* holiday park is in one of the best locations in the Lake District; on the shores of Lake Windermere and a 5-minute stroll into Windermere town centre itself. The park itself is very peaceful and has a range of caravan accommodation to suit all budgets. Toddlers will love the outdoor playground, sports court and feeding the ducks from the shores of the lake. The Boathouse Bar and Restaurant serves family friendly food, and there is a Deli onsite too. Short breaks are available.
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Read More – The Best Places To Stay In The Lake District With Babies & Toddlers
#3. Sandymouth Holiday Park, Cornwall
Sandymouth Holiday Park is just a short walk from Sandymouth Bay and only 15 mins drive from Bude. There is a range of static caravans and holiday lodges which can sleep between 6 and 8 people. Free WIFI is also provided.
There are loads of facilities for babies and toddlers at Sandymouth, including an indoor swimming pool and outdoor splash pool, sports pitch and activity programme. There are also activities for toddlers include Clown Academy and Pirates Paradise!
Don’t miss the nightly entertainment with leading comedians, bands and cabaret acts at the Ocean Bar (which also sells Costa Coffee during the day). Toddlers will love meeting Charlie Bear, who is the Sandymouth mascot, and who loves dancing and making friends with the little ones.
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#4. Cardigan Bay Holiday Park, Pembrokeshire
This 5* holiday park in Pembrokeshire gets rave reviews from families for its facilities, spotlessly clean caravans and close proximity to the beach which is just a 10 minute walk away. The park is family run with a laid-back feel, and prides itself on not being too noisy, busy or overcrowded.
There is an indoor tropical swimming pool with a retractable roof, and the main pool has a shallow area attached to it which is ideal for smaller children. Plus, there is a separate baby pool. Toddlers will also love the children’s playground, football pitch, onsite restaurant and disco during peak times. Families can choose to stay in one of the caravans onsite or one of the 2 luxury lodges (with hot tubs!). Poppit Sands beach is in walking distance, but there are also lots of other family friendly beaches nearby.
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#5. Tattershall Lakes, Lincolnshire
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!
Toddlers will love the new Splash Pad which is an interactive splash park with tipping buckets, water curtains, sea squirts, play panels and a 1m high slide!
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#6. Flamingo Land Resort, Yorkshire
Flamingo Land is a well-known zoo and theme park near Malton in North Yorkshire. Families with toddlers can choose to stay over at the onsite Flamingo Land Resort, which offers luxurious accommodation and an entertainment and leisure complex, and is perfectly place for easy access to the zoo and theme park.
Toddlers will love rides in the theme park such as the Balloon Ride, Gallopers and Muddy Duck Tractor Ride. There are loads of animals in the Zoo ranging from big cats, such as tigers, through to farmyard animals. Don’t miss the Peter Rabbit adventure!
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#7. 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
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#8. Toddler Farm Holidays At Cwmcrwth Farm, Wales
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
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#9. 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!).
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#10. 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.
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#11. 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/
#12. Atlantic Reach Holiday Resort
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. There are holiday homes to suit all budgets, and they all have open plan living areas with spacious layouts and gardens. Some of the holiday homes have hot tubs.
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.
There is a great range of dining options at Atlantic Reach, including the Manor Arms which serves 3 course meals, the barista Café or having a BBQ by the outdoor swimming pool.
The beach is 15 minutes away, and the resort is close to the attractions of Newquay including Newquay Zoo.
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#13. Bluestone 5* Holiday Park, Wales
Bluestone is a 5* holiday park in Pembrokeshire, south west Wales set in a forest with luxurious lodges, a spa and an indoor waterpark.
The 4 night midweek Toddler Breaks at Bluestone start from £199 per family and have loads of activities and entertainment specifically for toddlers such as singing and dancing, story telling, puppet shows, mini beast hunts and pond dipping. There is also a Hobbit and Fairy’s Secret Village for toddlers to explore!
Families also get complimentary entry to the Blue Lagoon Waterpark, the indoor Adventure Centre and the circus themed soft play. Enjoy the evening entertainment as part of the dinnertime shows.
Newly opened is the indoor Serandome where toddlers can play in the fab water play area whatever the weather!
More Info – Toddler Breaks At Bluestone
#14. Hopton Holiday Village, Norfolk
Hopton Holiday Village is perfect for a holiday with babies and toddlers in Norfolk. It is ideally located in the seaside resort of Great Yarmouth just a short walk away from the beach. Great Yarmouth boasts 15 miles of beach including the Pleasure Beach theme park, circus and plenty amusement arcades to keep you all entertained! There is loads to do for babies and toddlers onsite at Hopton Holiday Village including the amazing heated indoor and outdoor swimming complex, Splashzone and indoor soft play area. Toddlers will love taking part in fab Tot Activities such as exploring the Nature Trail or taking part in a Pirate Treasure Hunt or RNLI Water Safety sessions.
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#15. Mazzard Farm Cottages, Devon
Escape from life’s stresses and strains to Mazzard Farm in beautiful East Devon where you can recharge your batteries and have an unforgettable family holiday in this AONB. Surrounded by 17 acres of woodland, Mazzard Farm have 6 award winning cottages just a few miles from the seaside town of Sidmouth. Offering great value accommodation in luxury cottages, Mazzard Farm has plenty to keep hard-to-please toddlers entertained, as well as a wide range of pampering treatments to revitalise tired parents.
How Much? -From £350 a week
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#16. Netttlecombe Farm, Isle of Wight
The Isle Of Wight – the perfect place to go on holiday with a baby or toddler, and award winning Nettlecombe Farm is the perfect place to stay when you get there. Tucked away in rolling hills close to the seaside resort of Ventnor, Nettlecombe Farm has everything you need for a fantastic holiday. Stay in a cozy cottage with amazing views, watch your toddlers play in a safe, fenced off play area and best of all help out with the daily animal feeding which takes place on the farm. Don’t forget your wellies!
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#17. 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/
#18. The Olde House Cottages, Cornwall
Farm holidays in Cornwall don’t come much better than the Olde House on Penport Farm in North Cornwall! Boasting 32 cottages on a 500-acre working farm, Olde House is surrounded by lush countryside and is just a stone’s throw from the famous fishing villages of Padstow and Port Isaac. There is beautiful brand-new swimming pool (including a toddler pool), indoor playbarn, pets corner and best of all – tractor and trailer rides around the farm during school holidays!
How Much – From £505 a week
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#19. 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/
#20. 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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