50 Awesome Baby And Toddler Friendly Places To Stay In The UK | 2019

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Baby And Toddler Friendly Places To Stay In The UK

A guide to the best baby and toddler friendly places to stay in the UK including baby and toddler friendly cottages and hotels in Cornwall, Devon, Scotland and Wales.

#1. Flear Farm Cottages, Devon

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Relax and do as much or as little as you want at Flear Farm Cottages in the South Hams in Devon. Surrounded by beautiful beaches and countryside, these luxury holiday cottages are the ideal place to escape from the daily grind and spend quality family time together. With a heated indoor swimming pool, amazing play barn and 27 acres of countryside to explore, plus a Spa and Treatment Room for Mum and Dad, this is a special place where the whole family can have a break.

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#2. Bluestone 5* Holiday Park, Wales

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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!
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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.

More Info – https://www.bluestonewales.com/breaks-holidays/toddler

Read More – 15 Baby And Toddler Friendly Places To Stay In Wales

#3. Tattershall Lakes, Lincolnshire

Tribeca Caravan at Tattershall Lakes
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 loads 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!

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Stay in one of the new TriBeCa caravans with a hot tub for the ultimate luxury! 4 night midweek breaks at Tattershall Lakes cost from £169 per family.

More Info – https://www.awayresorts.co.uk/tattershall-lakes/

#4. Humble Bee Farm, Yorkshire

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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.
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There are animals to feed, a fab playground and also a packed schedule of events including Nature Walks, Lambing Weekends and Bat and Owl walks.

Learn More – https://humblebeefarm.co.uk/

Read More – 25 Awesome Places To Stay With Babies And Toddlers In Yorkshire

#5. Perran Sands Holiday Park, Cornwall

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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.

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There is a lively evening entertainment schedule including family shows, quizzes and pantomime.

Learn More – https://www.haven.com/parks/cornwall/perran-sands/

Read More – 15 Toddler Friendly Holiday Parks In Cornwall

#6. Trevorrick Farm Cottages

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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.

For young bird spotters, Trevorrick Farm Cottages have a couple of barn owl boxes with infa red carmeras inside so you can view the barn owls from the comfort of your own cottage! Animal feeding takes place at 8.30am every day.

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#7. Hoburne Devon Bay Holiday Park, Devon

The Hoburne Devon Bay Holiday Park is in a cracking position within walking distance of Goodrington Sands, and a short hop from Paignton. Pennywell Zoo, Teignmouth, Salcombe, Brixham and Dartmoor National Park are also nearby.

Hoburne Devon Bay - baby and toddler friendly places to stay in Devon

Toddlers will love the indoor and outdoor swimming pools, paddling pools, nature trail, indoor soft play area and outdoor adventure playground. There is also an entertainment complex, amusement arcade and Kids Clubs in the peak season. Sports fans will like the basketball and mini football area.

Learn More – https://www.hoburne.com/holiday-parks/south-devon/devon-bay/

Read More – 25 Places To Stay With Babies And Toddlers In Devon

#8. Knowle Farm, Devon

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Experience life on the farm at Knowle Farm in the heart of South Devon. Set in 44 acres of idyllic countryside, Knowle Farm is heaven for babies and toddlers who can drive cars on the toddler race track, meet the friendly farm animals or play to their heart’s content in the play barn. Plus, the cottages are just 30 minutes drive away from Devon’s famous sandy beaches.

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#9. Wheeldon Trees Farm, The Peak District

Wheeldon Trees Farm
Wheeldon Trees Farm is a collection of 9 baby and toddler friendly holiday cottages in the Peak District. The cottages are in an ideal location to enjoy the magnificent Peak District with Buxton, Bakewell and Matlock being close by. 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.

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#10. Cwmcrwth Farm Cottages, Wales

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Toddler farm stays don’t get much better than Cwmcrwth Farm in picturesque West Wales on the edge of the Brecon Beacons. Boasting 3 award winning baby and toddler friendly cottages, Cwmcrwth Farm is the perfect place for mini farmers to get involved in feeding the animals, collecting eggs and even bottle-feeding lambs in the spring. Toddlers will also love the amazing wooden play castle, sand pit and ride on tractors. With plenty of sandy beaches, castles, steam trains, and even a goldmine nearby, this is the perfect place for a farm stay in Wales.
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#11. Craig Tara Holiday Park – Scotland

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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.

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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.

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#12. Bosinver Farm Cottages, Cornwall

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These award-winning cottages are located in 30 acres of farm and woodland close to the coast at St Austell in Cornwall. With an emphasis on free range fun and enjoying the great outdoors, toddlers can get stuck in with the daily animal feeding and egg collecting before having a pony ride and taking a dip in the indoor swimming pool. Rain needn’t stop play at Bosinver, as toddlers can let off steam in the popular playbarn, or even borrow Nanny Pat’s Baking Box to do some baking until the sun comes out again.

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#13. Crieff Hydro Resort, Scotland

Crieff Hydro is a family friendly resort in Perthshire with a hotel, and over 50 self-catering lodges, apartments and cabins. There are 6 different places to eat, and a swimming pool complex and onsite cinema (included in the price).

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There is a activity centre which includes an indoor castle with trampolines, ball pool and separate baby area. Educational activities like nature trails and painting are included in the price too.

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There is a Spa onsite which offers a New Mum Treatment package designed to relax and revitalise new parents!

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Note – Prices include up to 2 childcare sessions a day, but this is only for children aged 2+.

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#14. Whitecliff Bay, Isle of Wight

The beach at Whitecliff Bay in the Isle of Wight
Away Resort’s Whitecliff Bay, is a fantastic place to stay with babies and toddlers Recently refurbished, Whitecliff Bay 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.
A luxury caravan at Whitecliff Bay There is a range of accommodation at Whitecliff Bay including quirky caravans, classic camping, luxury lodges or chic little chalets. Whitecliff Bay also has lots of amazing activities for toddlers such as Pirate Play, Superhero Academy, Mad Scientist Workshops, Sand and Slime and Lava Lamps. This is in addition to puppet shows, storytime sessions, balance bikes classes and parent and toddler swimming lessons.
Shaded outdoor playground at Whitecliff Bay
Short breaks at Whitecliff Bay start from £160 per family

Learn More – Whitecliff Bay Holiday Park

#15. The Sands Resort, Cornwall

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The Sands Resort is a baby and toddler friendly hotel 10 minutes from the beach. There is an outdoor playground (with a pirate ship!), indoor and outdoor swimming pool and indoor soft play for children. Adults will love the spa, adults only restaurant and free baby listening service.
There are spacious Family Suites, which have a separate sleeping area for babies, and a Children’s High Tea is served at 5pm. The hotel is a great location to explore all of the attractions in and around Newquay.
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More Info – The Sands Resort

Read More – 50 Amazing Places To Stay With Babies And Toddlers In Cornwall

#16. 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.
Play area at Nettlecombe Farm
Learn More – https://nettlecombefarm.co.uk/

Read More – 13 Places To Stay With Babies And Toddlers In The Isle Of Wight

#17. Auchrannie Resort – The Isle Of Arran

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The luxury Auchrannie Resort in the Isle of Arran comprises of two 4* hotels, thirty 5* luxury lodges, 3 restaurants, 2 leisure clubs and a new children’s Playbarn. The resort is just 5 minutes drive from the ferry terminal and Brodick village.

Arran is a great place to go on holiday with a baby or toddler. Known as a Scotland in miniature, the Isle of Arran has mountains in the north of the island and beaches and rolling hills in the south. There are castles, secret beaches, museums, walks, stunning sea views and loads of wildlife. Don’t miss the new Isle Be Wild adventure playground at Brodick Castle owned by the National Trust for Scotland.

Learn More – The Auchrannie Resort

#18. Tregenna Resort – Cornwall

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Tregenna Castle Resort is a luxury family friendly resort overlooking St Ives, and within walking distance of the beach. There is a hotel with 80 rooms (including family rooms), and a huge range of self catering options including 70 cottages and apartments. There is a choice of restaurants, bars and swimming pools with a jacuzzi, steam room and sauna. Toddlers will love the woodland walks and sub tropical gardens. There is also a Castle Kids day care club which has been awarded Outstanding status.

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#19. Royal Garden Hotel – Kensington

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How would your little one fancy whizzing around Kensington Park on a micro scooter? All stays at the Royal Garden Hotel in Kensington include the loan of free micro scooters for children (and parents) to use around Kensington Park. This is in addition to toys and games, wigwam play tents in your room, early children’s dining from 5.30pm and a babysitting service. Kids get a free milkshake or smoothie when they eat in the Park Terrace Restaurant. The Science Museum and Natural History Museum are just a short walk away from the hotel.

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Read More- 25 Baby And Toddler Friendly Hotels In London

#20. The Hilton Coylumbridge – Aviemore

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The Hilton Coylumbridge is a baby and toddler friendly hotel 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.

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#21. The Belfry Hotel & Resort – Birmingham

baby and toddler friendly hotel in the ukThe Belfry hotel is in a great location for visiting Thomas Land (at Drayton Manor), Cadbury World and Twycross Zoo. There are large family rooms with baby equipment like changing mats, nappy bins, baby baths and bottle warmers available to borrow.

Babies and toddlers will love the indoor swimming pool, interactive woodland walk where they can see the bug hotel and go den building and wildlife spotting. There is a Spa for parents and an ofsted registered Creche.

Learn More – The Belfy Hotel & Resort

#22. Ribby Hall Village, Lancashire

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Ribby Hall Village is a 5* holiday village 10 minutes drive from Blackpool and Lytham St Annes in Lancashire.

There are fantastic facilities for babies and toddlers, including a baby and toddler swimming pool, slides and toys, an indoor soft play area, outdoor adventure playground and Woodland Trail.
Pirate Ship - Baby and Toddler Breaks At Ribby HallThere are loads of activities for babies and toddlers too including Messy Time, Character Party Time, feeding the ducks at the village pond and Toddlers Tumble.

Parents can take a break too and relax in the Spa, have a massage, play golf or visit the gym.

More Info- Ribby Hall Village

#23. Devon Cliffs Holiday Park

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Devon Cliffs Holiday Park is run by Haven and is a large park with loads to do for families with babies and toddlers whatever the weather. On sunny days the best place to go is the Blue Flag Sandy Bay beach which is directly accessible from the holiday park, or for a swim in the outdoor swimming pool. There are also 3 outdoor play areas and an indoor swimming pool with waterslides for rainy days. Devon Cliffs is also close to the Woodlands Family Theme Park at Dartmouth and Crealy Adventure Park. Accommodation is in comfortable caravans.

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There are fantastic activities for toddlers and pre-schoolers at Devon Cliffs including Learn To Scoot, Sensory Tots, Gym Tots, Go Tots (dancing) and Arty Tots.

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#24. Moonfleet Manor, Dorset

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Moonfleet Manor is a luxury baby and toddler friendly hotel in Dorset. There are loads of facilities and activities for babies and toddlers including an indoor swimming pool, indoor play area, outdoor play area and onsite creche.
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There is also a family friendly restaurant which serves a Children’s High Tea and has Adult Only dining later in the evening.

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Read More – 10 Dreamy Places To Stay With Babies And Toddlers In Dorset

#25. Darwin Forest Country Park, The Peak District

Swimming pool at Darwin Forest
Darwin Forest is a 5* holiday park set in a forest in the Peak District. Some of the holiday homes even have their own hot tub.

There is an indoor swimming pool, indoor soft play and outdoor adventure playground for babies and toddlers.
Playground at Darwin Forest
Cycle hire is available and there are plenty of bike trails to explore the forest using your own steam.
More Info – Landal Darwin Forest

#26. Sandymouth Holiday Park, Cornwall

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Sandymouth Holiday Park is located in North Cornwall’s Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, in an area offering the best of beach and rural life. The park is just a short walk from Sandymouth Bay and only 15 mins drive from Bude.
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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. Fun activities for toddlers include Clown Academy and Pirates Paradis! There is an outdoor gym trail for parents who want to keep fit whilst on holiday.

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#27. The Salty Dog Holiday Cottage, Camber Sands

Salty Dog at Camber Sands
The Salty Dog is a 3 bedroom holiday cottage in Camber Sands, East Sussex. One of the best things about this fabulously appointed cottage, is the emails, stories and luggage labels which children get from Oscar the Owl before they arrive at the cottage. Oscar the Owl lives at the Salty Dog and likes to say hello to guests and greet them in flesh (well, felt actually!) when they arrive.
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As well as a welcome from Oscar the Owl, children will love the playroom in the cottage, paddling pool, garden toys and playing on Camber Sands beach which is just a 5 minute walk away.
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#28. Bedruthan Steps Hotel, Cornwall

The Bedruthan Hotel
The Bedruthan Hotel is set in a stunning clifftop position above the beach on the North Cornwall coast. It is also within walking distance of the famous Bedruthan Steps. The facilities for babies are excellent – there are baby exploring play areas including ball pools, slides and swings plus wooden ride on toys and even a baby rocking horse.

The playground at the Bedruthan Hotel

There are 3 outdoor swimming pools at the hotel including a shallow one for little ones, and an indoor one too.

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#29. Sandy Balls Holiday Village, New Forest

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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.

Special midweek ‘Little Campers’ toddler breaks are available throughout the year. These include things like parent and toddler swim sessions, kids eat free in the restaurant and nature experiences. Families can choose to stay in luxury lodges, caravans, pods, tents and pitches.

Learn More – https://www.awayresorts.co.uk/sandy-balls/

#30. The Merton Hotel, Jersey

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The Merton Hotel is a family friendly hotel in Jersey close to the beach and St Helier.

There are large family rooms, with separate sleeping areas for baby, and loads of facilities to keep active toddlers entertained. There is an Aquadome which is a subtropical dome heated to 27 degrees with a water slide, cascades and lazy river.

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There is also an outdoor play area, crèche and indoor play room.

More Info – The Merton Hotel Jersey

#31. Broomhill Manor Holiday Cottages, Cornwall

baby and toddler friendly cottage in cornwallThere are a cluster of baby and toddler friendly cottages at Broomhill Manor Holiday Cottages, near to Bude in Cornwall. They have amazing facilities for babies and toddlers – including the opportunity for toddlers to go on a pony ride at the onsite stables! The cottages are ½ a mile from the nearest road and have an enormous lawn outside of them for running and around and playing.

There is also an indoor and outdoor heated swimming pool, Spa and Under 6s playroom packed full of toys. Outside there is a sandpit, wendy house, sand pit, trampoline and wooden fort.

Summerleaze Beach and the popular Bude Sea Pool are also close by. A Baby sitting service is also available.

Learn More – https://www.broomhillmanor.co.uk/

#32. Clydey Cottages, Pembrokeshire

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Babies and toddlers will love helping Farmer Malcolm feed the animals and collect the eggs at Clydey Cottages. Plus, there is a playground, swimming pool and an indoor soft play and playroom onsite so you don’t have to go out if you don’t want to.

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All stays include complimentary childcare so parents can book a spa treatment or relax in the hot tub while the little ones have fun with their friends.

Learn More – https://www.clydeycottages.co.uk/

#33. Bruern Cottages In The Cotswolds

Bruern Cottages
Bruern Cottages is an exclusive collection of 12 luxury cottages, near to Chipping Norton in the Cotswolds. All of the cottages are exquisitely designed in an English country style at the same time as providing a homely and cosy base for families. There are excellent facilities for babies and toddlers including an indoor swimming pool, playground, 2 storey wendy house and play cabin as well as 4 acres of gardens to play in.

Parents can go to the Spa and choose a treatment from the extensive list of pampering treatments available.

Read More – Bruern Cottages: Luxury Holiday Cottages In The Cotswolds, Which Are Perfect For Babies And Toddlers!

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#34. Blairmore Farm, Scotland

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Blairemore Farm are luxury holiday cottages on a farm near Perth. There are 6 stunning holiday cottages with wood burning stoves, Scottish inspired textiles and private gardens with BBQs. Baby packs are provided (additional charges apply) which include a cot, highchair, baby bath, nappy bin, baby gate and bumbo. Toddlers can get involved in farm life by joining in on a farm tour, helping feed the animals or picking some veg from the kitchen garden. Edinburgh, Glasgow and St Andrews are within 90 mins drive. The Auchingarrich Wildlife Centre, Scottish Crannog Centre and Faskally Forest are also near.

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#35. CBeebies Land Hotel

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A stay at the CBeebies Land hotel is a dream come true for any Postman Pat / Octonauts or In The Night Garden loving baby or toddler! The hotel is bursting with music, stories and activities throughout the day including Bing Live Shows, a Tots Disco and even Star Gazing. Toddlers can play with the toys in the special entertainment wall before heading up to their room or suite for a cozy nights sleep.

All rooms at the CBeebies Land Hotel have free baby equipment such as toddler steps, baby baths, plug socket protectors and cots. The hotel is just a short walk to the monorail where you can get to the Alton Towers theme park. All stays at the CBeebies Land Hotel include early access to the theme park so you can beat the queues.

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#36. Gladwins Farm, Suffolk

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Gladwins Farm Cottages are set in 22 acres of Suffolk countryside so there is plenty of room for toddlers to run around and let off steam.

There is also an outdoor playground with swings, a rocking rooster, a wendy house complete with kitchen and a football goal for little striker tots!
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If it rains, little ones can play in the soft play area especially for babies and toddlers, or go for a dip in the indoor heated swimming pool. Swimming lessons are available from the resident swimming instructor.
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Finally, in addition to all the activities above. Gladstone Farm has animals to feed. Children can feed the pigs, pigmy goats, meet the horses and sheep and collect eggs – all the ingredients for a perfect holiday!
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#37. Barmouth Bay Holiday Park, Wales

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Barmouth Bay holiday park is in an ideal location – between the mountains of Snowdonia and the sea. Run by Away Resorts, this holiday park is great for families with babies and toddlers as it has direct beach access, an indoor heated swimming pool, a play area and a packed activity schedule (during school holidays).

There is a range of accommodation at Barmouth Bay including luxury caravans and lodges (some with hot tubs!), glamping pods and tents. Short breaks at Barmouth Bay start from £112 per family for 2 nights.

Learn More – https://www.awayresorts.co.uk/barmouth-bay/

#38. Cardigan Bay Holiday Park, Wales

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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.

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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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#39. Big Blue Hotel – Blackpool

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The Big Blue hotel is a great choice if you are looking for a baby and toddler friendly hotel near the beach. This 4* hotel is a 2-minute walk from the beach and has its own private entrance to the Blackpool Pleasure Beach. There is free WIFI, a gym and paid parking.

Deluxe family rooms have views of Blackpool Pleasure Beach, comfy beds, a 46” flat screen TV with Freeview channels, DVD player and tea and coffee making facilities. Cots are available to borrow. The award-winning Blues Bar and Brasserie has an extensive menu as well as a Children’s menu where children can create their own pizzas.

Learn More – The Big Blue Hotel In Blackpool

#40. Burnfoot Holiday Cottages, Northumberland

Burnfoot Holiday Cottages

Burnfoot Holiday Cottages

Burnfoot Holiday Cottages are in an ideal position on the edge of the Northumberland National Park, but close enough to the coast and attractions such as the National Trust Cragside, Alnwick Castle & Gardens, Seahouses and Holy Island. There are 2 acres of lawns surrounding the cottages to run around in as well as 2 streams (not easily accessible to children on their own). There is also a children’s play area with a range of outdoor play equipment including trampolines, swings and a slide.

Travel cots, highchairs and stair gates are all available to borrow.

Learn More – https://www.burnfootholidaycottages.co.uk/

Read More – 10 Things To Do In Northumberland With A Toddler

#41. Hendra Holiday Park, Cornwall

Hendra Holiday Park
Hendra Holiday Park is located just outside Newquay and offers camping pitches, glamping, camping pods, touring caravans, motorhomes and caravans and lodge style accommodation. It is really convenient for visiting Padstow, St Ives, Tintagel, Mevagissy, Lands End, the Eden Project and St Michael’s Mount.

One of the best things about a holiday at Hendra Holiday Park is the Oasis Pool which is an indoor swimming pool with water flumes, fountain slides, geysers and a toddlers area. There is also evening entertainment with bars, restaurants, takeaways, coffee bar and amusements onsite. Toddlers will love playing in the indoor and outdoor play areas, and taking part in the wide range of activities on offer including Soccer Stars, Pirate Academy and Toddler Splash Time. There are plenty of activities for older children too.

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#42. Glynn Barton Cottages, Cornwall

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If you are looking for an amazing baby friendly cottage in Cornwall with animals to feed, an indoor swimming pool and loads of outdoor space to play in – look no further than Glynn Barton cottages. Run by James and Pippa, with help from their 2 young sons, Freddie and Max, these delightful 8 cottages are in an ideal location just round the corner from the Eden Project.

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As well as the great location, the facilities on site are great for babies. They have a heated indoor pool, soft play barn, games room (with loads of toys), huge outdoor fort, tennis court, toddler ride on area and daily animal feeding. There is also 13 acres of space to explore, including a nature trail which is excellent for spotting wildlife.

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#43. Robin Hill Farm Cottages, Devon

Robin Hill Farm Cottages

Robin Hill Farm Cottages

There is a lovely indoor pool heated to a toasty 30 degrees, where babies can learn to swim with a private ASA registered instructor. As well as the pool, there is a hot tub and games room with toys suitable for babies all the way up to big kids!

Outside there is a little play house, climbing frame, slide, swing ball and football net. Robin Hill Farm Cottages are near to a couple of sandy beaches and some great all weather attractions including the Big Sheep and the newly extended Milky Way which is a brilliant soft play centre.

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#44. Mazzard Farm Cottages, Devon

The playground at Mazzard Farm

The playground at Mazzard Farm

Just outside the market town of Ottery St Mary in East Devon, Mazzard Farm has a cluster of cottages with animals to feed, a children’s play area, ride on toys – and they even put a paddling pool out if it is hot!

Treatments and a personal chef are available if you want a bit of pampering.

More Info – http://www.mazzardfarm.com/

#46. A Dinosaur Themed Yurt In The Isle Of Wight

Kids Love Yurts - baby and toddler friendly place to stay in the Isle of Wight
Kids Love Yurts in the Isle of Wight have themed yurts, which are designed for families with toddlers and young children. ?Guests can choose from a dinosaur, enchanted woodland or under the sea themed yurt, which also have hot water, electricity, a kitchen and an ensuite shower room with a flushing toilet. There are wood burners inside the yurts for cosy nights, handmade draft excluders and comfy beds with memory foam mattresses. All bedding and kitchen equipment is free of charge including bed guards, and cots.

Each yurt has toys and books based on the theme. Toddlers will love the dinosaur table, mini dinosaurs, teddies, toys and books in the dinosaur themed yurt. Outside there is a nature based outdoor play area with a mud kitchen, bug hotel and jumping beams.

Learn More – Kids Love Yurts

#46. Gwynfryn Farm Holidays, Wales

places to stay with babies and toddlers in wales
Gwynfryn Farm is an organic dairy farm 1 mile from Pwllheli, which is the main town on the Lleyn Peninsula. It’s hard to imagine toddlers getting bored here. There is an indoor swimming pool, games room, soft play, tennis court, football pitch and adventure playground. Plus, there are cats, dogs, pigs, hens, goats, lambs and cows to feed and help look after.

baby and toddler friendly place to stay in wales

Learn More – http://gwynfrynfarm.co.uk/

#48. Farmer James’ Farm Cottages, Cornwall

Farmer James Farm Cottages

Farmer James Farm Cottages are near Port Isaac in Cornwall

Farmer James has 2 baby and toddler friendly cottages near Port Isaac in Cornwall.

Toddlers can have a go at collecting eggs, bottle feeding lambs and maybe see chicks hatching out. There is a playground (including a pirate ship) or you can explore the farm on the nature trail. Plus, the farm is in an ideal location to explore attractions such as the Eden Project, Padstow and St Ives.

Learn More – http://www.farmerjames.co.uk/

Read More – 25 Things To Do In Cornwall With Toddlers

#49. Old Oak Cottages, Yorkshire

Old Oak Cottages

Old Oak Cottages

Old Oak Cottages are close to the North Yorkshire Moors Railway which chugs over the Moors to the seaside town of Whitby – a fantastic day out for train fans!

They are also in a good location to explore the seaside towns of Filey, Scarborough and Bridlington, and many other family friendly attractions in beautiful North Yorkshire.

The cottages boast an indoor swimming pool, spa bath and sauna and 400 acres of farmland to explore. There is also a playground with a climbing frame, swings, slide, play fort and trampoline.

Read More – 59 Things To Do In Yorkshire With Toddlers

#50. The Old Station At Allerston – Converted Train Carriages, Yorkshire

Train carriages to stay in with a toddler
These converted train carriages near the market town of Pickering, North Yorkshire are a great place to take a baby or toddler on holiday. The spacious train carriages are really well appointed overlooking beautiful countryside with a little playground and chickens to feed. The carriages are just 30 minutes away from the coast and are close to the Dalby Forest with the Gruffalo Trail, and York. Highly recommended.

More Info – https://www.theoldstationallerston.co.uk/

#51. The Dairy At Daviot, Scotland

baby and toddler friendly cottage in scotland
The Dairy at Daviot is a converted 19th century farm with 6 self-catering cottages on a private estate in the Scottish Highlands. The luxurious cottages are arranged around a courtyard and have a playground and ice parlour all surrounded by fields, farm animals and wildlife. As well as an ice cream parlour on your doorstep, the cottages also have toys, books and games as well as loads of baby and toddler equipment to borrow for the duration of your stay.

baby and toddler friendly cottage in scotland

Learn More – The Dairy At Daviot

Can you recommend any fab baby and toddler friendly places to stay in the UK?


  1. This is absolutely excellent! Great list.

  2. Wow some great suggestions, Cornwall is on my wish list for next year I cant believe it is somewhere we have never been xx

  3. My sister is planning a tour of Devon. I would advise her to stay at this place, as it has a lot of space for her to enjoy the time with her children.

  4. These places surely look fun and child-friendly. The waterpark is my favorite though.

  5. So glad I found this post. Just bookmarked as we’re going to UK this Autumn with my kids. Thanks for sharing.

  6. Great post, thanks for all the tips.

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