Best family friendly hotels in UK

These hotels offer a spectacular standard of service and facilities for families. Indoor swimming pools, all weather play areas, family rooms and spas, nature trails, babysitting services and beautiful views and locations all add to the family experience.
Woolley Grange, Bradford-on-Avon

Here are the Good Hotel Guide’s Editor's Choice selections for best family hotels.

2021 Editor's Choice Family Hotels

Best family friendly hotels in UK

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Woolley Grange

Woolley Grange - Gourmet Two Night Break Special Offer

Bradford-on-Avon

An unstuffy atmosphere reigns in this Jacobean manor with crèche, where little ones can go egg collecting or pond-dipping while adults enjoy the spa. Kids can tuck into high tea before being tucked up, and there’s fine dining for grown-ups.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • disabled
  • baby-friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • electric_charging_point
  • country_house
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Chewton Glen

Chewton Glen - 3 Nights for the Price of 2 Special Offer

New Milton

Be prepared to be nagged to return here once the youngsters have experienced the fairytale children’s club, indoor and outdoor pools, cooking classes, golf and tennis. And if you book a treehouse suite, they may never agree to leave.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • romantic
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • country_house
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • cooking_school
  • conference_meeting
  • view
  • wine
  • disabled
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • honeymoon
  • vegan-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • for_wine-lovers
  • gourmet
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • with_cooking_school
  • baby-friendly
  • horse_riding
  • parking
  • wildlife_watching
  • great_breakfast
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Special offer
Trefeddian Hotel

Trefeddian Hotel - October Half Term Special Offer

Aberdovey

A favourite for multi-generational families, and five minutes from the beach, Trefeddian has oodles of space for all ages. After time in the pool or in the indoor or outdoor play area, there’s early supper or kids’ menus at family meals.
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • bandb
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • view
  • disabled
  • baby-friendly
  • parking
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • horse_riding
  • wheelchair_accessible
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Porth Tocyn Hotel

Porth Tocyn Hotel

Abersoch

It’s no surprise that parents who visited this coastal hotel as children return with their own families: it has everything from high chairs and cots to a games room and outdoor pool. It’s gloriously relaxed, with different dining options.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • outdoor_pool
  • view
  • baby-friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • country_house
  • outdoor_dining
  • good_value
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • vegan-friendly
  • foodie
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The Colonsay

The Colonsay

Isle of Colonsay

It feels like a family holiday from yesteryear at this easy-going island hotel, reached by ferry. There are beaches to comb, seals to spot and bikes to hire. Families and locals mingle in the bar and the restaurant has children’s menus.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • value
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • bird_watching
  • good_value
  • vegan-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • wildlife_watching
  • fishing
  • wheelchair_accessible
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Bedruthan Hotel and Spa

Bedruthan Hotel and Spa

Mawgan Porth

This sister hotel to the nearby adults-only Scarlet goes all out for families, with dawn- to-dusk activities. Take them surfing on the beach or enjoy a family spa session. You’ll find all the clobber you need for young children, too.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • value
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • view
  • disabled
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • baby-friendly
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • surfing
  • parking
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Ballyvolane House

Ballyvolane House

Fermoy

It’s a home rather than a hotel, say owners Jenny and Justin Green, and a very family-friendly one at that. You can expect trampolines and a tree house, animals to feed, eggs to collect, bikes to ride and games galore. There are glamping tents in summer.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • romantic
  • tennis
  • country_house
  • activities
  • baby-friendly
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • wildlife_watching
  • bird_watching
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • foodie
  • historic
  • parking
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Moonfleet Manor

Moonfleet Manor

Fleet

Take a hotel on Chesil Beach with fossils and smugglers’ tales galore, add a huge indoor play area with traversing wall and soft play area, a spa with indoor pools, plus an Ofsted crèche, and you’ve got the recipe for a happy family holiday.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • tennis
  • indoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • disabled
  • baby-friendly
  • parking
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wildlife_watching
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • wheelchair_accessible
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Augill Castle

Augill Castle

Kirkby Stephen

If staying in a Victorian folly of a castle isn’t enough of a treat for the kids, there’s a games room, cinema and tennis court at Augill. It’s antique-filled but relaxed, with some seriously romantic bedrooms for the grown-ups.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • tennis
  • view
  • disabled
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • parking
  • wildlife_watching
  • romantic
  • country_house
  • dog_friendly
  • baby-friendly
  • boutique
  • foodie
  • great_breakfast
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Calcot & Spa

Calcot & Spa

Tetbury

It’s not just about the kids at this play-and- stay option, which has set splash times in the pool, so adults get some quiet time. On hand is everything from a crèche to a cinema, plus more baby gear than some people have at home.
  • gym
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • romantic
  • disabled
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • tennis
  • baby-friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • cycling
  • vegan-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • outdoor_dining

2020 Editor's Choice Family Hotels

Best family friendly hotels in UK

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Special offer
Woolley Grange

Woolley Grange - Gourmet Two Night Break Special Offer

Bradford-on-Avon

One of the first country house hotels to welcome families, this mellow Wiltshire manor continues to delight all ages. Extensive grounds contain a grass maze and play garden with tractor; indoors, there’s a crèche, games room, pool and spa.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • disabled
  • baby-friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • electric_charging_point
  • country_house
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Chewton Glen

Chewton Glen - 3 Nights for the Price of 2 Special Offer

New Milton

Be warned: you’ll raise children’s expectations sky high by taking them to this super-luxury hotel. Will anything ever match sleeping in a Treehouse suite with hot tub, 35 feet above ground? Or fun and games in the new fairytale children’s club?
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • romantic
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • country_house
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • cooking_school
  • conference_meeting
  • view
  • wine
  • disabled
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • honeymoon
  • vegan-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • for_wine-lovers
  • gourmet
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • with_cooking_school
  • baby-friendly
  • horse_riding
  • parking
  • wildlife_watching
  • great_breakfast
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The Nare

The Nare - Four night Autumn Break Special Offer

Veryan-in-Roseland

A great place for three-generation family holidays; adults are cosseted by immaculate service and comfort, while children are kept busy with lovely Carne beach, swimming pools, tennis and family painting sessions with a resident artist.
  • gym
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • garden
  • value
  • spa
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • cooking_school
  • view
  • disabled
  • dog_friendly
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • parking
  • outdoor_dining
  • wheelchair_accessible
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Trefeddian Hotel

Trefeddian Hotel - October Half Term Special Offer

Aberdovey

Generations of families have enjoyed the view across Cardigan Bay from this popular hotel that’s just a five-minute dash from the beach. But first you have to tear yourself away from the games room, indoor pool, putting green and tennis court.
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • bandb
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • view
  • disabled
  • baby-friendly
  • parking
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • horse_riding
  • wheelchair_accessible
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The Blakeney Hotel

The Blakeney Hotel

Holt

Even north Norfolk’s glorious beaches have their drizzly days, and families will find happy refuge here in the games room (pool, table tennis, darts) and indoor pool. Children’s lunch and tea is served, as well as half portions from the adult menu.
  • gym
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • fishing
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • disabled
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • wildlife_watching
  • cycling
  • golf
  • baby-friendly
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The Colonsay

The Colonsay

Isle of Colonsay

Children love the adventure of a ferry ride to an island. Here there are bikes to hire, dolphins and seals to spot and white-sand beaches – as well as the purest of air. Not to mention board games, a kid’s menu and a laid-back vibe.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • value
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • bird_watching
  • good_value
  • vegan-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • wildlife_watching
  • fishing
  • wheelchair_accessible
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The White House

The White House

Herm

There’s something of Kirrin Island about car-free Sark, where children can be let off the leash. The Famous Five would have had an awfully jolly holiday at this traditional country house in gardens with tennis, croquet and solar-heated pool.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • honeymoon
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • outdoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • view
  • for_wine-lovers
  • gourmet
  • wildlife_watching
  • tennis
  • foodie
  • country_house
  • conference/meeting_friendly
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Moonfleet Manor

Moonfleet Manor

Fleet

‘I’m bored’ is just not an option at this friendly hotel on the Dorset coast. A huge indoor games room, swimming pools for all ages, a skittle alley and fossil hunts are on tap; an Ofsted crèche, high tea and baby listening give parents a break.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • tennis
  • indoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • disabled
  • baby-friendly
  • parking
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wildlife_watching
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • wheelchair_accessible
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Calcot & Spa

Calcot & Spa

Tetbury

This converted Cotswold farmhouse has just the right level of sophistication to make it feel special, offset by an unstuffy atmosphere, a superb spa, crèches and children’s clubs for under- and over-eights and bikes for cycling round the grounds.
  • gym
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • romantic
  • disabled
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • tennis
  • baby-friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • cycling
  • vegan-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • outdoor_dining
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Roundwood House

Roundwood House

Mountrath

Set in 18 acres near the unspoilt Slieve Bloom mountains, this is a wonderfully relaxed and relaxing family home. Cots, kid’s supper and child beds are offered, with babysitting on request – though it’s worth staying in for Paddy Flynn’s superb dinners.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • fishing
  • guesthouse
  • wi-fi
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • country_house
  • view
  • guest_house
  • bird_watching
  • baby-friendly
  • parking
  • vegan-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • wildlife_watching
  • boutique
  • foodie
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2019 Editor's Choice Family Hotels

Best family friendly hotels in UK

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Star Castle

Star Castle - Autumn full board Special Offer

St Mary's

Now here is the real thing, an Elizabethan stone house within star-shaped fortress walls. Tim the boatman offers sea trips. You can swim in the indoor pool, play tennis, go horse riding, hire an electric Scilly Cart or take afternoon tea on the ramparts.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • romantic
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • historic
  • view
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • for_wine-lovers
  • foodie
  • tennis
  • vegetarian_friendly
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The Grove

The Grove - Gourmet Escape Special Offer

Narberth

A fairy trail beguiles little ones at this Georgian mansion in gardens and woodland. With boules, croquet, bike rides, an Iron Age settlement and sandy beaches, you’ll never hear ‘I’m bored!’ Family suites and early supper are available.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • disabled
  • restaurant_with_rooms
  • baby-friendly
  • dog_friendly
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • bird_watching
  • wildlife_watching
  • romantic
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Bedruthan Hotel and Spa

Bedruthan Hotel and Spa

Mawgan Porth

Baby and Toddler and Toddler and Time Out breaks are available at this super- family-friendly, Scandi-style seaside hotel. Children’s menus and sophisticated dining, a happy, laid-back vibe and plenty of activities keep everyone entertained.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • value
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • view
  • disabled
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • baby-friendly
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • surfing
  • parking
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Ballyvolane House

Ballyvolane House

Fermoy

The relaxed, welcoming atmosphere at this Georgian country house on a working farm makes everyone feel instantly at home. Young guests have woods to explore, a tree house to discover, animals to feed, new-laid eggs to collect.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • romantic
  • tennis
  • country_house
  • activities
  • baby-friendly
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • wildlife_watching
  • bird_watching
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • foodie
  • historic
  • parking
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Moonfleet Manor

Moonfleet Manor

Fleet

Family rooms, all-weather play facilities, beaches for fossil hunts, a crèche, babysitters, a baby pool, flexible meal options, treatment rooms and adult-only dining keep all generations in clover at this country manor house close to Chesil Beach.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • tennis
  • indoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • disabled
  • baby-friendly
  • parking
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wildlife_watching
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • wheelchair_accessible
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Fowey Hall

Fowey Hall

Fowey

‘There’s Toad Hall…’ said the Rat, ‘…one of the nicest houses in these parts.’ Nice, indeed. And with so much laid on for kids at this manor house (said to have been Kenneth Graham’s model for Toad Hall), parents can truly relax.
  • baby-friendly
  • child_friendly
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • dog_friendly
  • electric_charging_point
  • garden
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • indoor_pool
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • seaside
  • spa
  • walking
  • weddings
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • wi-fi
  • wildlife_watching
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Augill Castle

Augill Castle

Kirkby Stephen

Children thrill to stay in this fantasy castle with its free-and-easy ethos. Books and games, a cinema, flexible meal times, tennis, a playground and ‘Little Cooks’ school add up to a recipe for a happy holiday.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • tennis
  • view
  • disabled
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • parking
  • wildlife_watching
  • romantic
  • country_house
  • dog_friendly
  • baby-friendly
  • boutique
  • foodie
  • great_breakfast
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The Rose & Crown

The Rose & Crown

Snettisham

From bangers and mash and knickerbocker glory, to a walled garden with climbing frame, early suppers, high chairs, cots, crayons and colouring books, children are more than merely tolerated at this fun 14th-century pub.
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • pub_with_rooms
  • conference_meeting
  • disabled
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • seaside
  • baby-friendly
  • wildlife_watching
  • good_value
  • great_breakfast
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Longueville Manor

Longueville Manor

St Saviour

It’s one long round of pleasure for kids at this Jersey manor-house hotel, with nature trails and treasure hunts, cookery classes and tennis lessons, beaches and pool. Babysitting and baby listening allow carefree evening dining.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • romantic
  • seaside
  • country_house
  • outdoor_pool
  • historic
  • conference_meeting
  • wine
  • for_wine-lovers
  • baby-friendly
  • tennis
  • eco-friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • honeymoon
  • parking
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • gym
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • gourmet
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Glenapp Castle

Glenapp Castle

Ballantrae

Wellies of all sizes await outdoor types at this Scottish baronial castle on the Ayrshire coast. Take a boat trip with a picnic to see seabirds on Ailsa Craig, roam woodlands, go mountain biking, play tennis, quoits, giant pick-up-sticks.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • romantic
  • tennis
  • country_house
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • historic
  • conference_meeting
  • spa
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • wildlife_watching
  • parking
  • great_breakfast
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • baby-friendly
  • honeymoon

2018 Editor's Choice Family Hotels

Best family friendly hotels in UK

1
Special offer
Chewton Glen

Chewton Glen - 3 Nights for the Price of 2 Special Offer

New Milton

Readers are ‘unable to fault anything at all’ at this ivy-clad country house hotel on the edge of the New Forest, ‘the ultimate luxurious and indulgent treat’.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • romantic
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • country_house
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • cooking_school
  • conference_meeting
  • view
  • wine
  • disabled
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • honeymoon
  • vegan-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • for_wine-lovers
  • gourmet
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • with_cooking_school
  • baby-friendly
  • horse_riding
  • parking
  • wildlife_watching
  • great_breakfast
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Special offer
Trefeddian Hotel

Trefeddian Hotel - October Half Term Special Offer

Aberdovey

It may have a four-star rating, but there is nothing too swanky about this child-friendly, dog-friendly hotel overlooking Cardigan Bay, across the road from dunes, golf links and white-sand beach.
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • bandb
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • view
  • disabled
  • baby-friendly
  • parking
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • horse_riding
  • wheelchair_accessible
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The Colonsay

The Colonsay

Isle of Colonsay

The island’s only hotel is set on a hillside above the harbour, and has sweeping views across the bay to Jura.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • value
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • bird_watching
  • good_value
  • vegan-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • wildlife_watching
  • fishing
  • wheelchair_accessible
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The White House

The White House

Herm

With no cars, and white sandy beaches, this tiny island paradise has just one hotel.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • honeymoon
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • outdoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • view
  • for_wine-lovers
  • gourmet
  • wildlife_watching
  • tennis
  • foodie
  • country_house
  • conference/meeting_friendly
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Bedruthan Hotel and Spa

Bedruthan Hotel and Spa

Mawgan Porth

There are grandparents who today cherish childhood memories of holidays at this family-friendly hotel.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • value
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • view
  • disabled
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • baby-friendly
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • surfing
  • parking
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Ballyvolane House

Ballyvolane House

Fermoy

A house-party atmosphere prevails at Jenny and Justin Green’s Italianate mansion set amid romantic gardens and parkland.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • romantic
  • tennis
  • country_house
  • activities
  • baby-friendly
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • wildlife_watching
  • bird_watching
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • foodie
  • historic
  • parking
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Moonfleet Manor

Moonfleet Manor

Fleet

It’s one long round of fun at this family-friendly hotel, centred on a Georgian manor house overlooking Chesil Beach and the Fleet Lagoon.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • tennis
  • indoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • disabled
  • baby-friendly
  • parking
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wildlife_watching
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • wheelchair_accessible
8
Fowey Hall

Fowey Hall

Fowey

There are lots of good things to report about this family-friendly spa hotel this year.
  • baby-friendly
  • child_friendly
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • dog_friendly
  • electric_charging_point
  • garden
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • indoor_pool
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • seaside
  • spa
  • walking
  • weddings
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • wi-fi
  • wildlife_watching
9
Augill Castle

Augill Castle

Kirkby Stephen

With its towers and battlements, wood-panelled walls and ornate ceilings, this Victorian-folly castle set in acres of grounds still manages to be ‘very relaxed; we never felt we had to be on our best behaviour’.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • tennis
  • view
  • disabled
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • parking
  • wildlife_watching
  • romantic
  • country_house
  • dog_friendly
  • baby-friendly
  • boutique
  • foodie
  • great_breakfast
10% discount voucher
10
Calcot & Spa

Calcot & Spa

Tetbury

‘We had a wonderful family holiday here.
  • gym
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • romantic
  • disabled
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • tennis
  • baby-friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • cycling
  • vegan-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • outdoor_dining

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Best family friendly hotels in UK

1
Special offer
Woolley Grange

Woolley Grange - Gourmet Two Night Break Special Offer

Bradford-on-Avon

Fun time, mucking-in time and adult ‘me time’ are all part of the deal at this rambling Jacobean manor turned child-friendly and dog-friendly hotel, with extensive grounds.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • disabled
  • baby-friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • electric_charging_point
  • country_house
2
Special offer
Trefeddian Hotel

Trefeddian Hotel - October Half Term Special Offer

Aberdovey

It may have a four-star rating, but there is nothing too swanky about this child-friendly, dog-friendly hotel overlooking Cardigan Bay, across the road from dunes, golf links and white-sand beach.
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • bandb
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • view
  • disabled
  • baby-friendly
  • parking
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • horse_riding
  • wheelchair_accessible
3
Porth Tocyn Hotel

Porth Tocyn Hotel

Abersoch

‘I would love to keep it to myself, but I thought I should share the good news.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • outdoor_pool
  • view
  • baby-friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • country_house
  • outdoor_dining
  • good_value
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • vegan-friendly
  • foodie
4
The Colonsay

The Colonsay

Isle of Colonsay

The island’s only hotel is set on a hillside above the harbour, and has sweeping views across the bay to Jura.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • value
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • bird_watching
  • good_value
  • vegan-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • wildlife_watching
  • fishing
  • wheelchair_accessible
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Bedruthan Hotel and Spa

Bedruthan Hotel and Spa

Mawgan Porth

There are grandparents who today cherish childhood memories of holidays at this family-friendly hotel.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • value
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • view
  • disabled
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • baby-friendly
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • surfing
  • parking
6
Tresanton

Tresanton

St Mawes

Tumbling down cliffs overlooking Falmouth Bay, Olga Polizzi’s glowing white Tresanton shows how to put style into a family-friendly seaside hotel – at a price.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • romantic
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • conference_meeting
  • view
  • baby-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • historic
  • bird_watching
  • electric_charging_point
  • great_breakfast
  • outdoor_dining
10% discount voucher Upgrade voucher
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Moonfleet Manor

Moonfleet Manor

Fleet

It’s one long round of fun at this family-friendly hotel, centred on a Georgian manor house overlooking Chesil Beach and the Fleet Lagoon.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • tennis
  • indoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • disabled
  • baby-friendly
  • parking
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wildlife_watching
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • wheelchair_accessible
8
Fowey Hall

Fowey Hall

Fowey

There are lots of good things to report about this family-friendly spa hotel this year.
  • baby-friendly
  • child_friendly
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • dog_friendly
  • electric_charging_point
  • garden
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • indoor_pool
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • seaside
  • spa
  • walking
  • weddings
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • wi-fi
  • wildlife_watching
9
Augill Castle

Augill Castle

Kirkby Stephen

With its towers and battlements, wood-panelled walls and ornate ceilings, this Victorian-folly castle set in acres of grounds still manages to be ‘very relaxed; we never felt we had to be on our best behaviour’.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • tennis
  • view
  • disabled
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • parking
  • wildlife_watching
  • romantic
  • country_house
  • dog_friendly
  • baby-friendly
  • boutique
  • foodie
  • great_breakfast
10% discount voucher
10
Longueville Manor

Longueville Manor

St Saviour

A sense of history pervades this 14th-century manor house, festooned with wisteria, which sits in landscaped grounds in a wooded valley.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • romantic
  • seaside
  • country_house
  • outdoor_pool
  • historic
  • conference_meeting
  • wine
  • for_wine-lovers
  • baby-friendly
  • tennis
  • eco-friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • honeymoon
  • parking
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • gym
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • gourmet

2016 Editor's Choice Family Hotels

Best family friendly hotels in UK

1
Special offer
Congham Hall

Congham Hall - Winter Warmer Package Special Offer

King's Lynn

In summer, visitors buzz like contented bees around a garden of almost 400 herb varieties at Nicholas Dickinson’s Georgian merchant’s house-turned-hotel.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • value
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • tennis
  • indoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • romantic
  • honeymoon
  • electric_charging_point
  • conference/meeting_friendly
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Calcot & Spa

Calcot & Spa

Tetbury

‘We had a wonderful family holiday here.
  • gym
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • romantic
  • disabled
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • tennis
  • baby-friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • cycling
  • vegan-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • outdoor_dining
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The Evesham Hotel

The Evesham Hotel

EVESHAM

A self-confessed ‘quirky’ establishment, this family-friendly hotel has been run by John and Sue Jenkinson for 40 years. They have appointed David Field as manager, and stepped back ‘to concentrate on the bits we really enjoy’.
  • swimming
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • swimming_pool
  • disabled
25% voucher
Last updated: October 19, 2020