Late availability savings on child friendly cottages with swimming pool & play barn, Suffolk – a 4 night break is now £372 | Gladwins Farm

Gladwins Farm is a collection of 9 self-catering,  child friendly cottages in Nayland, Suffolk. The Farm is very child friendly with an outdoor playground, new indoor play barn, and heated indoor swimming pool with lessons available.

The outdoor playground is equipped with all sorts of swings for all ages, a rocking rooster, a wendy house and football goal;  a new indoor play barn caters for children of all ages with a table tennis area, a soft play area for babies and toddlers, tv with Wii and bouncy castle that fits inside the barn during the winter months.

Outdoor activities include a full size, all-weather tennis court with a  selection of tennis racquets and balls to borrow, croquet on the lawn and a woodland walk. There is a wide range of baby equipment to borrow and an emergency baby pack available should it be required and baby sitting can be arranged. These guys have thought of everything to make your family holiday as easy as possible.

Late availability discounts are available: a 4 night stay starting on the 10 December has been reduced by £93.00 to £372.00 (Gainsborough Cottage).

Child Friendly Holiday Cottages in Suffolk – Swimming Pool & Play Barn.


Save up to £1200 on summer 2013 family holidays by booking now | Mark Warner

Save up to £1,200 on summer 2013 family holidays by benefiting from an early bird deal and booking now. Here are Mark Warner’s top five deals for next summer. Mark Warner have been providing family friendly holidays for over 35 years and offer holidays with a great mix of relaxation and activity for the whole family.

Turkey SAVE UP TO £1,200 – Sea Garden Beach Resort has a dedicated children’s pool with a magical octopus and fun kids activities including sailing, puppet shows and parachute games. Prices from £2052.

Corsica SAVE UP TO £1,200 – At San Luciana Beach Resort younger children will  love mini club sailing and older kids water polo and canoeing. Prices from £1937.

Sardinia SAVE UP TO £1000 – Perdepera Beach Resort offers mountain bike trails, windsurfing, tennis plus kids activities including a Baby Club for little ones from 4 to 11 months. Prices from £2082.

Algarve SAVE UP TO £900- Ocean Club Beach Resort offers two and three bedroomed apartments. Activities include horseback riding to extremem sports including quad biking, rock climbing or microlighting.  prices from £1901.

Greece SAVE UP TO £850. – Lemnos Beach Resort is new for summer 2013 and offers a range of inclusive holiday activities including sailing, windsurfing and water skiing. Prices from £2451. 

Prices are based on 2 adults and 2 children and includes return flights with BA, seven nights full board acommodation with wine, return transfers, tennis, mountain biking, watersports and tuition, fitness classes and free childcare for children two years and over.

Family Holidays, Family Friendly Holidays Abroad 2013- Mark Warner.

Special offers on PGL activity holidays 2013 – book by 6 Dec to save ££££s

PGL has some tempting offers on their multi-activity holidays in 2013 for 7-17 year olds. A great opportunity for children and teenagers to meet new friends, learn new skills and have lots of fun too. All offers end 6 December.

Offer 1: Bring a friend for £99! – you can get a 7 or 4 night multi activity holiday with a huge choice of dates and centres, from £369 (7 nights) or from £379 (4 nights) per child and another goes for just £99. Offer code PB9X.

Offer 2: £125 off 7 and 4 night multi activity holidays if you only have one child. Same great choice of dates and centres as Offer 1. Offer code PSP9X.

Offer 3: £125 off selected specialist and French holidays – offer code PSP9X.

To receive the discount you have to call PGL and quote their offer code.

PGL Adventure Holidays – More Special Offers.

Save 20% on a Canvas family camping holiday 2013 & enjoy FamilyExtra activities at selected sites | Canvas Holidays

Looking for an action-packed family campsite next year? Canvas Holidays offers a great activity programme for children and parents at selected campsites in conjunction with outdoor specialists In2Action. A range of exciting activities are on offer from watersports to gentle arts and crafts with sessions to suit all ages including Balanceability a ‘Learn to Cycle’ programme for children aged 2 and a half to 6 years old using balance bikes.

FamilyExtra activities are available on 12 selected campsites between 25 May – 1 September 2013 mainly across France but also at atheir campsite in Tuscany, Italy and Interlaken, Switzerland. Also available for the Easter holidays at Berny Riviere, nr Paris.

And if you want a great saving on your holiday book by 13 December 2012 and SAVE 20% on your holiday if it starts before 27 June or after 6 September 2013. If you have holidayed with Canvas before then you can save an additional 3% if this is your second holiday or 5% if its your 3rd. This loyalty bonus can be added to the 20% saving.

Family Camping Holiday Activities at Family Friendly Campsites | Canvas.

Winter Wonderland Breaks at Center Parcs from £15 pp per night: midweek and weekend breaks available

Winter Wonderland Breaks at Center Parcs

There’s still time to book a Center Parcs Winter Wonderland break with midweek (Mon-Fri) and weekend breaks (Fri to Mon) available until the 22 December 2012. The Villages transform into enchanting Winter Wonderlands with twinkling lights and glittering decorations. There are a range of festive activities for the whole family, pantomime, creative crafts, fireworks, a Santa’s Woodland Workshop and much more.

A Winter Wonderland winter break starts from as little as £15 pp per night – for example a 3 bedroom Comfort Plus Lodge arriving on the 3 December for a 4 night break at Whinfell Forest, Cumbria is £349.

Winter Wonderland Breaks at Center Parcs.

Save up to an extra £50 off every Butlins festive break; book by 27 November – from £35 pp | Butlins

Butlins are offering up to an extra £50 off their festive breaks. Simply book by the 27 November to take advantage of this offer. Butlins are transforming their resorts into a winter wonderland complete with real reindeer, snowmen and the biggest sparkly tree ever seen! Choose between:

Fantasy breaks (3 nights) 14 and 19 December: from £35 pp

Xmas breaks (4 nights) 23 December: from £75 pp

Xmas party break (3 nights) 27 December: from £60 pp

New Year breaks (3 nights) 30 December: from £109 pp

Depending on the break booked you can enjoy Reindeer visits, pantomime, Xmas arts and crafts, Skyline Gang shows, Bjorn the Polar Bear, Winter Wonderland and more.

Butlins | Festive and Christmas breaks at Butlins.

Himalayan Christmas family trekking holiday: £1,095 adult & £895 child land only | KE Adventure


This is a real Himalayan family trekking holiday designed for youngsters. Experience Kathmandu with its markets and temples, before taking a flight to Lukla to start the 3 day short trek to Namche Bazaar.  Spend a day exploring this Sherpa capital before embarking on 2 day short trek to the monastery village of Thyangboche. Enjoy magnificent mountain scenery, views of Mount Everest, visit pretty Sherpa villages and meet the Sherpa people.

There is full Sherpa support, a first-rate Nepalese tour guide and a good standard of lodge accommodation. The trek allows 6 days to reach the high point at 3860 metres which is the maximum altitude. The holiday consists of 4 night hotel in Kathmandu, 10 nights lodges, 8 days trekking, all meals are included. Suitable for children aged 10+ with its short trekking days.

Land only price: £1,095 adult; £895 child; with flights £1,845 adult and £1,595 child. Xmas departure 22 December 2012 to 6 January 2013 (16 days).

Everest Lodge Trek – Families | Nepal | KE Adventure.

Great value Christmas family holiday Egypt: get active in the Sinai £499 experience sandboarding, camel trekking & watersports | Intrepid Travel

Here’s another great destination for a Christmas family holiday at a great price – Intrepid Travel invite you to join this 8 day active tour of Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula and experience some Bedouin lifestyle whilst enjoying the delights of the Red Sea.

Embark on a camel trek through jagged canyons to remote Bedouin communities, experience a homestay in a traditional camp, take a jeep tour into the desert with the opportunity to try sandboarding and cool off with a range of optional water sport activities from scuba diving to kayaking. On your last night you will enjoy a group meal with a Bedouin family. You will be based in the chilled out resort of Dahab.

This family holiday Egypt departs on the 23 December through ’till the 30 December 2012. Minimum age is 12. Trip includes hotel accommodation x 6 nights and 1 night desert camp. Transport is by minibus and some meals are included.

Family Egypt Active overview | Family holidays in the Middle East. Get Active in the Sinai with Intrepid Travel.

Save £100 on Morocco Xmas family adventure activity holiday price: now £781 with flights departs 23 December 2012 | Explore

Family Adventure Tour Of Morocco - holidays by Explore

If you are looking to get away with the kids on a Xmas family adventure activity holiday then this 8 day tour of Morocco offers great value, great experiences and lots of fun. This holiday is an active adventure in the Moroccan wilderness exploring North Africa’s highest mountains and the world’s largest desert. Ride mules in the High Atlas and cycle the southern mountain slopes. Explore the great Sahara Desert by camel and sleep among the dunes. Discover the ancient city of Marrakech and experience the street entertainment on the Djemma El Fna square.

Travel between 23 December and 30 December 2012. Minimum age is 11, transport is by minibus and cycles, accommodation is a mix of basic camping x 1, standard hotel x 4 night, simple kasbah x1 and simple gite x 1; some meals are included in the price. Price is £781 adult and £753 child with flights and £465 adult and £437 child without flights. Price was £881 per adult a saving of £100. Places are limited. This is a great destination for a a Christmas holiday with a difference.

Family Adventure Tour Of Morocco – holidays by Explore.

Family overnight experience at Whipsnade Zoo: sleep surrounded by animals, safari tour & bbq | ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo has recently released its 2013 dates for Lookout Lodge. This is a unique opportunity to enjoy the zoo at a time when it is normally closed to the public and to sleep surrounded by white rhinos, reindeer, and wolves.

This hosted experience includes a glass of bubbly on arrival, early evening safari tour, evening bbq opposite the tiger enclosure, torchlit tour back to lodge, hot chocolate, breakfast, morning tour before the park opens and then a full day to enjoy the park.

Lookout Lodge is open late March to October 2013 on Wednesday through to Sunday evenings. Family nights as well as adult only nights are available. The experience is suitable for children from 5 years up. The lodges accommodate up to 2 adults and 2 children. Price is from £135 per person based on 2 full paying guests (2 adults or 1 adult & 1 child) plus £30 per additional child.

Lookout Lodge.