50 Toddler Friendly Holidays In The UK That Won’t Break The Bank!
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. Shorefield Country Park, The New Forest
Shorefield Country Park in a beautiful setting just 3 miles from the New Forest and close to the beach. The park is set in 100 acres and has an indoor and outdoor heated swimming pool, onsite Bar and Grill, daytime activity programme and play area. Shorefield is located close to Lymington which is the jumping off point for a day out on the Isle of Wight and is also 30 mins drive from Bournemouth and Poole. New for Feb 2021 is a fab range of treehouses!
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Plus get 15% off all stays at Shorefield Country Park using the discount code VAT15
#2. Perran Sands Holiday Park
Perran Sands is a big and bustling holiday park near to Newquay. It has direct access to its own beach as well as an indoor swimming pool, outdoor pool which opens in the summer months and even a lazy river! The park boasts an incredible 6 outdoor playgrounds as well as an indoor one which is a life saver on rainy days. You won’t get bored at Perran Sands as there are loads of activities which busy toddlers will love getting involved in such as Pirate Treasure Hunts, pond dipping and painting.
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#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. 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.
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#5. 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 – 25 Places To Stay In The Lake District With Babies & Toddlers
#6. Ullswater Heights Holiday Park, The Lake District
Ullswater Heights holiday park opened in July 2019 and boasts luxury lodges and a secluded glamping village with deluxe safari tents complete with their own hot tub. The park is 6.5 miles from Ullswater lake where you can take a trip on the famous Ullswater Steamers or visit Aria Force waterfall. Toddlers will love playing in the playground and best of all – visiting the park’s own petting farm! Chloe Ann’s Farm has farmyard favourites and rare breeds and runs interactive sessions which involves meeting rabbits, alpacas, goats and sheep. Little ones can also help feed the animals every Thursday and Saturday between 1pm and 2pm.
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#7. White Acres Holiday Park, Cornwall
The 4* White Acres Holiday Park is just 5 miles from Newquay set in 184 acres of rolling Cornish countryside. Families can choose to stay in a range of caravans suiting different budgets and all family sizes. They all have digital TVs, DVD players, fully equipped kitchens and bedding. There are also a few stylish lodges available.
Toddlers will love the indoor swimming pool, toddler pool and Galleon adventure play area with climbing frame and dinosaur slide. Older children may like the agility course with tyre swings. There is also a mini tenpin bowling alley and amusement arcade for rainy days.
A Kids Club is available for preschool children – 10 year olds. Family friendly evening entertainment takes place too in the Lakeside Club.
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#8. 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! NEW for 2020 is a heated outdoor swimming pool!
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#9. Loch Lomond Holiday Park, Inveruglas, Argyll, Southern Highlands
Enjoy the great outdoors of the Scottish Highlands at Loch Lomond Holiday Park. They are some of the best log cabins for babies and toddlers in Scotland because they are set right by the banks of Loch Lomond. From here, you could easily explore the historic county of Argyll, where islands and lochs sculpt the landscape in wonderful ways. And although it may seem you’re amidst truly rural countryside, you’re actually just one hour’s drive from Glasgow. It’s the perfect day-trip distance to discover the city’s toddler friendly attractions, such as the fascinating Glasgow Science Centre.
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Read More – 15 BEST Places To Go Glamping With Toddlers
#10. 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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#11. Craig Tara Holiday Park, Scotland
Craig Tara Holiday Park in Ayr has all the key ingredients for a fantastic family holiday with a toddler. As well as direct access to a beach, the park also has a heated indoor swimming pool with waterslides, sports hall and the Lighthouse Harbour Adventure Village and Toddlers’ Play Village.
The Lighthouse Harbour Adventure Village has 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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#12. The Hobbit Hole, Devon
Wow! Check out this GORGEOUS Hobbit House in rural Devon! This unique cottage is hobbit themed throughout and has a hot tub too. There are 2 stunning bedrooms, an enclosed garden, parking for 2 cars and there are plenty of sandy beaches nearby too.
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#13. Atlantic Reach Holiday Resort, Cornwall
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.
The beach is 15 minutes away, and the resort is close to the attractions of Newquay including Newquay Zoo.
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#14. 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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#15. 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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#16. Whitecliff Bay, Isle of Wight
Away Resort’s Whitecliff Bay is a fantastic place to stay with babies and toddlers. 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.
There is a range of accommodation at Whitecliff Bay including caravans, luxury lodges and the new Rockstar and TriBeca VIP mobile homes. 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.
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#17. Sandy Balls Holiday Village, The New Forest
If you want to combine a trip to Peppa Pig World with a baby’s first holiday, 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 babies and toddlers 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.
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#18. 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/
#19. Ashbourne Heights Holiday Park, The Peak District
If you are looking for a baby and toddler friendly holiday park in the Peak District, the Ashbourne Heights Holiday Park is definitely worth considering. It is nestled in the Peak District countryside with magnificent views, whilst also being close to Alton Towers and Chatsworth House. The Tissington Trail is a fab traffic free cycle trail running between Ashbourne and Buxton which runs alongside Ashbourne Heights – a great opportunity for family friendly bike rides. The park has loads of facilities for babies and toddlers including a swimming pool, outdoor playground, little shop and a launderette.
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#20. Ruda Bay Holiday Park, Devon
A holiday at Ruda Bay Holiday Park is heaven for babies and toddlers! The famous Croyde Bay is close by or you can walk to Woolacombe Beach too – plus Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park is also nearby too!
On site, toddlers will love the Cascades Tropical indoor swimming pool with waterslides, the adventure playground, soft play and see what they can discover on the wildlife nature trail.
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#21. Red Rescue Retreat, The Lake District
Perfect for fire engine lovers, this former fire truck has loads to keep mini fire fighters happy! There are 2 bedrooms, an open plan living area complete with a fire pole, fully equipped kitchen and even a sauna! The twin bedroom has fantastic fire engine bedsteads and funky sleeping bags, and the spacious master bedroom (accessible up a ladder!) has a comfy king-size bed, TV, dressing table and the gated lockable fireman’s pole. There’s also a cabin in the fire truck with children’s fireman’s costumes and the trucks disused hose pipe for little ones to play with.
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#22. Devon Cliffs Holiday Park, Devon
Devon Cliffs Holiday Park is a large holiday 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.
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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#22. Holywell Bay Holiday Park, Cornwall
Holywell Bay Holiday Park is located in the stunning Ellenglaze Valley just a short walk from the sandy beach at Holywell Bay. It has been awarded a David Bellamy Gold Award for Conservation and is just 7 miles from Newquay. There are fantastic facilities for babies and toddlers at this park including an outdoor heated swimming pool with a waterslide, toddler paddling pool, under 5’s playground and a fab entertainment venue. There is also a kids club which runs activities such as storytelling, treasure hunts and competitions. The park offers a range of comfortable bungalows and caravans.
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#23. 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/
#24. The Bay Filey, Yorkshire
The Bay Filey is a holiday village with 160 stylish holiday homes and direct access to a sandy beach. The holiday homes range from 1 bedroom apartments to deluxe 4 bedroom cottages with sea views, and are all set in parkland, countryside and meadows. Toddlers will love the indoor swimming pool, days out at the beach or playing out in the parkland, woodland and meadows where the holiday homes are located.
The Bay has direct access to a 5 mile wide stretch of sand and when the tide is out you can walk right into the seaside town of Filey where you can go for a donkey ride, play in the paddling pool or have fish and chips. There is also a gym, sauna and steam room for adults, and an onsite restaurant serving family meals. All the holiday homes have TV’s, DVD players, board games – cots and highchairs are provided.
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#25. Cresswell Towers Holiday Park, Northumberland
Cresswell Towers Holiday Park is located at Druridge Bay in Northumberland. The 6-mile-long beach is just a 5 minute walk away and has plenty of golden sands for sandcastle making and rock pools for exploring. Back at the park, there is a heated indoor swimming, pool, playground, family friendly entertainment and food and drink available in The Tower Tavern. The park is expecting a range of brand-new caravans for 2020.
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#26. Tummel Valley Holiday Park, The Highlands
Tummel Valley holiday park is in an ideal location for exploring the Highlands, and is just 13 miles away from the Highland town of Pitlochry. The park has been awarded the David Bellamy Gold Award for Conservation, and has loads of opportunities to get outdoors. The park also has an indoor heated swimming pool with tots sessions, children’s splash pool, adventure playground and nature trail. There is a range of family friendly caravans and timber lodges situated in a woodland setting.
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#27. Auchenlarie Holiday Park, Dumfries & Galloway
The Auchenlaire holiday park is located in beautiful Dumfries and Galloway and has direct access to a sandy beach, and is just a short walk from the Galloway Hills. The park boasts its own indoor heated swimming pool, bistro with evening entertainment and kids indoor and outdoor playground. There is a range of caravan holiday home to stay in – some of which have sea views. Don’t miss a trip to the Galloway Forest to explore the forest trails and family friendly cycling.
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#28. Hafan Y Mor Holiday Park, Wales
This large and bustling holiday park is located in Snowdonia National Park with direct access to a beach. Castles, beaches and train rides are all within easy access – if you can drag yourself away from the park! There is loads going on at Hafan Y Mor including the Dragons Lake Adventure Village which has loads of fun things like an outdoor play area, dragon boat hire, sand play and low ropes course. The park also has an indoor swimming pool amusement centre and activities such as Learn 2 Bike, Football lessons, Go Karting, Mask Making, Den Building and Bug Hunting.
Families can choose to stay in lodges, apartments or caravans at Hafan Y Mor.
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#29. Barmouth Bay Holiday Park, Wales
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.
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#30. Hoburne Park, Dorset
This relaxed holiday park is close to the sandy beaches of Bournemouth, as well as the New Forest (and Peppa Pig World!). Toddlers will love the indoor and outdoor swimming pools, as well as playing in the outdoor play area. There is also an indoor play area for rainy days and an amusement arcade.
You won’t get bored at the Hoburne Park as there is lots of family friendly entertainment as well as an onsite Café if you don’t want to cook. There are a variety of 2 and 3 bedroom caravans for families to stay in. A great choice for families looking for a baby and toddler friendly place to stay in Dorset.
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#31. Haggerston Castle Holiday Park, Northumberland
Haggerston Castle is the perfect holiday park for babies and toddlers in Northumberland. First up, there is actually a castle at Haggerston Castle as well as landscaped gardens, beautiful lakes and a heated indoor swimming pool. There is also an entertainment complex, Burger King, Papa John’s Pizza and fab activities for toddlers such as Nature Rockz, Learn to Bike sessions (aged 2+) and pottery painting. The beach is just 3 miles away. Haggerston Castle has a range of caravans to suit all budgets and family sizes.
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#32. Rudge Farm, Dorset
Rudge Farm Cottages are cozy cottages for babies and toddlers near the coast in Dorset. They have been converted from original farm buildings and are situated in 20 acres of peaceful Dorset countryside with views over the Bridge Valley. There are 10 cottages sleeping between 2 and 6 people, a Games Room and a fab outdoor playground. There is also a woodland walk around the cottage grounds. Lyme Regis and Weymouth beaches are within easy reach.
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#33. West Bay Holiday Park, Dorset
This beachfront holiday park is perfect for beach beach holidays in Dorset. The park is just a 200m walk from the beach where you can go fossil hunting, build sandcastles or if you are brave enough, have a dip in the sea! Back at the park there is a heated indoor swimming pool, fab adventure playground and family friendly restaurant.
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#34. Riverside Holiday Park, Northumberland
Riverside Holiday Park is a baby and toddler friendly holiday park on the edge of the Northumberland National Park. It is a just a short stroll from the little of Wooler, and has an offsite swimming pool for guests, outdoor play area and bar and restaurant. Bamburgh, Seahouses and Alnwick are also close by.
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#35. 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, the 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!
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#36. 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
#37. 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!
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#38. 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.
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#39. 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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#40. 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.
Learn More – https://humblebeefarm.co.uk/
#41. 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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#42. 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/
#43. 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/
#44. Cayton Bay Holiday Park, Yorshire
Cayton Bay is a lively holiday park near the resort of Scarborough. The park is near to the beach but also has its own indoor swimming pool with waterjets, slides, fountains and flumes. Toddlers can let off steam at the soft play or make new friends at the outdoor playground. There are a variety of lodges and caravans for all family sizes and budgets.
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#45. Park Plaza County Hall, London
Park Plaza have a number of hotels in central London, which offer a special Family Getaway package. This includes extras such as free breakfast, lunch and dinner for children under 12, goodie bags on arrival, free in room movies and free WIFI for the whole family.
There is also an indoor swimming pool at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge and Park Plaza Riverbank. The hotels also run special seasonal activities for children including Easter egg decorating, pumpkin carving at Halloween and Christmas activities.
The Park Plaza County Hall is within walking distance of the London Eye, Big Ben, Houses of Parliament, Shrek’s Adventure, Sea Life London and Buckingham Palace.
Learn More – http://www.parkplazacountyhall.com/
#46. Crealy Theme Park & Resort, Devon
This award-winning theme park is the largest in the Southwest with over 60 rides, attractions, live shows and even a zoo. There are rides specifically for Under 5s and over 200 animals to visit – plus a massive indoor play area in case it rains! Why not take your time and spend a few nights at Crealy Resort? There is a variety of luxury family friendly holiday lodges with hot tubs, glamping tents and camping and touring pitches available for short breaks. The resort is next door to the theme park and has its own exclusive restaurant and club house. Complimentary theme park access is included!!
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#47. The Belfry Hotel & Resort – Birmingham
The 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.
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#48. Big Blue Hotel – Blackpool
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.
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#49. The Merton Hotel – Jersey
The Merton Hotel is a baby and toddler 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. They will love the Aquadome which is a subtropical dome heated to 27 degrees with a water slide, cascades and lazy river. There is also an outdoor play area, crèche and indoor play room.
Learn More – The Merton Hotel
#50. 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.
Learn More – Cwmcrwth Farm Holiday Cottages
Can you recommend any toddler friendly holidays in the UK?