Well known for its rugged coastline and traditional English countryside, the West Country offers a diverse array of breathtaking landscapes. Whether it’s pristine beaches, picture-perfect villages or dramatic river valleys, between them, Devon, Cornwall, Dorset and Somerset offer some of the UK’s most stunning scenery.
A varied landscape where mountains tower above lush river valleys and glassy lakes, interrupted only by charming towns, villages and many historic castles. The stunning coastline offers 750 miles of flawless beaches and hidden coves, and Cardiff offers a vibrant atmosphere and plenty of cultural discoveries.
Scotland is a land of real diversity. Revel in the vibrancy of Edinburgh and Glasgow or enjoy solidarity on the peaceful islands of Skye or Lewis. Walk beside gentle lochs or rushing rivers, climb towering mountains and discover hidden beaches and ancient battle grounds. Not only that but Scotland is swathed in historic castles, stately homes and attractions to suit just about anyone.
From the huge open skies and vast beaches in Norfolk to the traditional seaside charm in Essex, the East of England is a varied holiday destination. Taking in Suffolk, Lincolnshire, Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Bedfordshire, you can also enjoy stunning countryside, cultural cities, historic castles and several Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Encompassing the likes of The Cotswolds, Oxfordshire, Shropshire, Staffordshire and Warwickshire, a holiday in the Heart of England guarantees a traditional English break. Get lost in the stunning countryside, explore cultural cities, market towns and picture-perfect villages. Not only that but you can discover stately homes, peaceful gardens and beautiful castles.
Home to some of the UK’s most loved Victorian seaside towns, the South Coast promises perfect family memories full of fish and chips and ice cream! Head slightly inland and you can enjoy the likes of the New Forest in Hampshire, the South Downs in Sussex and cultural cities like Canterbury in Kent.
There are many contrasting landscapes in the North of England, from the unspoilt mountains in the Lake District to the vast rolling countryside of Yorkshire. If you’re more interested in the coast then Northumberland’s stunning beaches and Yorkshire’s popular fishing villages will not disappoint.
With so many beautiful places in the UK designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this is a testament to just how special much of the country’s landscapes are. Choose from the peaks of Snowdonia, the honey-coloured villages of the Cotswolds, the unspoilt wilderness of the Cairngorms.
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Devon has plenty to keep adults and children alike entertained. There is plenty on offer for all the family whether discovering the wilds of Exmoor, visiting one of the many family attractions or spending the day at the seaside. Discover the fantastic family-friendly attractions throughout Devon, from Woodland Family Theme Park to The Milky Way, and let kids loose on one of the award-winning beaches that lie along its two coastlines. Take children along to farm parks to meet animals up close, you could even enjoy that exciting experience on one of our farm holidays, and go for long rural walks where you might pass sheep, cows and ponies grazing in fields. Explore some of Devon’s unforgettable natural places like the Devil’s Cauldron, Valley of the Rocks and Haytor, and delve into the wilds of famous Dartmoor National Park.
You’ll soon find a family-friendly cottage in Devon full of fun and adventure for you and your children to escape to. We have family cottages near fun attractions, retreats with play equipment and games, and even holiday homes with swimming pools where little ones can burn off steam splashing around on hot summer days. Take a look through cottages with gardens, dog-friendly boltholes and retreats by the sea – each morning you could wander down to the local sandy beach or stroll around a cobbled old village. Browse through our pick of the best family-friendly holiday cottages and allow yourself to feel inspired to begin planning your break. Our family self-catering accommodation is packed with child-friendly and baby-friendly features, including highchairs, games rooms and cots, making it suitable for all ages.
Ready to find a cottage to suit you and your whole family? Take a look at our full collection of family-friendly holiday cottages above for even more inspiration, spanning North Devon, South Devon, and Mid & East Devon.
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