From luxury country house hotels to back-to-basics campsites, from child-friendly boutique hotels perfect for family city breaks to stylish and spacious apartments by the seaside, ideal for old-school bucket-and-spade holidays, we’ve hand-picked the cream of the family-friendly accommodation the length and breadth of the UK. Whether you’re travelling with tots or teens, or something in-between, there’s something here to suit you and your gang - scroll down for information and inspiration.

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Heydon Grove Farm

Norfolk
The picture-perfect base for a family holiday on the north Norfolk coast. Located down some of the prettiest lost land of Norfolk, this arable farm has been in the family for four generations.

Cottages in the Peak District

Derbyshire
A selection of family-friendly cottages, big and small, in the beautiful Peak District.

Cottages in the Cotswolds

The Cotswolds
Find your perfect Cotswolds getaway with this hand-picked range of luxury cottages and holiday homes.

Balnab Farm

Scotland
Although Chloe and Gavin started with Feather Down just in 2021, the warm welcome from them, their animals and their eight children would make you think they had been part of the brand since the start.

Glastonbury Hill Farm

Somerset
New to Feather Down in 2021, the Sunday Times ran a front-page feature on Glastonbury Hill. The breathtaking views across the Somerset Levels and host Peter’s food are but two reasons to make this your choice in 2022.

Hilton Garden Inn Snowdonia

Snowdonia
Check-in to the Hilton, right beside Adventure Parc Snowdonia, and enjoy an action-packed holiday. Sign up for surfing, paddleboarding, a high ropes course and more.

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Gleneagles

Perthshire
Step into the great outdoors for a luxury family break with country pursuits for all ages as well as pools, a spa and of course golf!

Cottages in Suffolk

Suffolk
Choose from a hand-picked selection of beautiful cottages and holiday homes across Suffolk.

Bluestone Lodges & Cottages, Pembrokeshire, Wales

Pembrokeshire
Luxury self-catering lodges and cottages in a stunning coastal park in Pembrokeshire, with indoor and outdoor activities for the whole family.

Lodges at The Cornwall Hotel & Spa

Cornwall
Luxury self-catering holiday homes set within woodlands, and just a short drive from several beaches.

Minster Mill

The Cotswolds
A luxury country house hotel and cottage in the Cotswolds, great for families with young kids.

Moor Farm

The Cotswolds
Situated near the banks of the River Severn, Moor Farm makes the ideal base for the Cotswolds and chocolate box villages like Bourton-on-the-Water. It was the Independent's ideal digital detox in 2021.

Celtic Haven

Pembrokeshire
The ideal location for a relaxing family holiday by the coast.

Cowley Manor Hotel

The Cotswolds
A luxury boutique country house in the Cotswolds, oozing glamour and style yet ultra family-friendly.

Sands Resort Hotel & Spa

Cornwall
A classic child-friendly property on the Atlantic coast, with indoor and outdoor pools, an adventure playground, a spa and so much more.

Pant y March Farm

Snowdonia
Dog-friendly farm with hot tubs overlooking the largest lakes in Wales, this is Feather Down's highest and most rugged farm.

Hidcote Manor Farm

The Cotswolds
A National Trust farm in the heart of the Cotswolds, you'll get breathtaking views and the chance to witness spring lambing here.

Polurrian on the Lizard

Cornwall
A quintessential child-friendly seaside property on the lovely Lizard Peninsula, with an indoor pool and a spa.

Forest Holidays: Beddgelert Cabins

Snowdonia
Luxury cabins dotted through woodland in the heart of Snowdonia National Park. Enjoy hiking, cycling and some great ranger-led activities.

Wolfscastle Country Hotel

Pembrokeshire
Well-regarded family-run hotel in Pembrokeshire, ideal for families with children due to its family-friendly service and mix of rural/coastal location.