Travelling with kids but still want somewhere cool to stay? Check out our collection of family friendly boutique hotels, B&Bs and self catering cottages and villas.
Herefordshire, nr Hay On Wye, Welsh / English borders
In a stunning setting with breathtaking views across the Wye Valley, this contemporary nine bedroom country house is a short drive from the quirky town of books, Hay On Wye with its famous book festival. Immerse yourself in the breathtaking scenery of ….
Hotel Lou Calen
Luxury Provence style
This is a unique, eco friendly boutique hotel in the heart of Provence. Rooms, bars and a restaurant scattered across a beautiful private estate with lovely Cotignac on the doorstep. Bliss.
Fattoria San Martino
Tuscan slow travel natural beauty
A rural, tranquil and beautiful Italian guest house with impressive organic, vegan and environmentally friendly credentials. Surrounded by stunning gardens and the owners’ organic farm, it’s a retreat for the senses with warm and generous hosts, but it’s also ideally located for ….
Camber Sands, East Sussex
Surprising East Sussex Seaside Hideaway
Tucked away in a quiet street, close to the open sandy beaches and wild stretches of this part of the East Sussex and Kent coastlines, is this fantastically renovated holiday home for 8 to 10. Cool, stylish and comfortable with masses to ….
4 Coastguard Cottages
Magical seaside retreat
A stylish off grid retreat on an unspoiled and stunning part of the Norfolk coast. Soak up the sea air, the views and the absolute escapism of this dog friendly coastal cottage for six.
Old Pear Tree Barn
Eco Cornish Getaway
Head to the serene north coast of Cornwall and this lovingly restored and characterful Cornish holiday cottage for four. Original, rustic charm is everywhere, but beautifully combined with modern touches and an eco-friendly spec. Sprawling private gardens, close proximity to the seaside, ….
Design-led country house hotel
Barnett Hill is a contemporary country house hotel in the Surrey Hills just 15 minutes from Guildford. This design-led hotel is gay, dog and family friendly and has 56 boutique rooms, suites and residences spread across the main Mansion House, Courtyard, Mews ….
The Old Presbytery
A lovingly restored 18th century stone Presbytery Guest House with salt water pool, surrounded by some of France’s best wine country.
Country House Retreat in Somerset
With views down to the sea and surrounded by incredible, untouched, Exmoor countryside, full of superb walking routes, this Lutyens style country house B&B offers an escape to a quieter, less hurried time. But with tennis and squash courts onsite and an ….
Stylish, sustainably focused gîtes
Two stylish, quirky, sustainably focused and beautifully restored French gîtes with a glorious pool, perfect for gathering those you care about most. Take both for a group of 18 (plus babies) or in low season take a smaller group and immerse yourself in ….