kids travel deals has just launched a charming, boutique child friendly cottage in Deal, Kent. With its Georgian seafront, 1950s pier, two castles and pebble shoreline Deal is loved by those that live here and those that discover it.The cottage is available for short breaks and weekly rentals.
The cottage sleeps 4 comfortably in two bedrooms plus there is room for a cot in the main bedroom. The cottage is nestled in the pretty Conservation Area of the town on a quiet street with the Deal Hoy close by serving gourmet burgers. Just round the corner is Deal High Street with its interesting mix of independent shops. coffee shops and restaurants.
Take the kids for a scoot along the pier enjoying a milkshake at the cafe/restaurant on the end; walk/cycle/scoot along the beach path from Deal to Kingsdown passing two castles built by Henry the VIII. Stop for a drink at the popular beachfront Zetland Arms. There are games & toys, 3D films, micro scooters and kids bikes (under 7s) to borrow.
Short breaks are available from £70 a night and weekly rentals from £310 November onwards through the winter.
Admirals Rest | For the family.
Bluestone national park resort in Pembrokeshire has some great late summer offers. Bluestone is perfect for a family break with over 100 free range activities to choose from and with 500 acres of free countryside to explore on foot or on bike. Bring your own bikes or hire them as there are great cycling routes and trails through quiet country lanes leading to the coast and pretty villages.
Bluestone Wales offers include a four night short break arriving on the 2 September at £525 and the 9 September at £500. There is staying Monday to Friday in Gateholm a spacious, detached three bedroom lodge with ensuite bathroom and a second bathroom.
Summer 2013 Short Breaks and Holidays UK – Bluestone Wales.
If you are looking for a brilliant end to the summer holidays for your kids then this multi-activity break could be it. PGL has a huge 40% off its 4 night breaks starting Monday 26th August at six of its centres across England – prices are now as low as £267 per child, a huge saving of 40%. With two children take advantage of pay for one at full price and get the second completely free. Prices vary across the centres and start from £439 for the first child. As the price includes all accommodation, all meals, all activities, instruction, equipment and caring supervision these breaks are really great value.
Must be booked by the 22 August and PGL’s special holiday insurance must be taken at time of booking. This kids multi-activity break is for children aged seven to sixteen years and during their time at the centre they will get to try new activities, enjoy some freedom and independence, make new friends and have a lot of fun too.
PGL Summer Camp and Adventure Holidays – Adventure, Freedom and Friends.
Emerald Coast Gites is a collection of 1 to 4 bedroom family friendly self-catering holiday gites in Brittany. La Boulange sleeps 2-4 plus infant in 1 double bed and a lounge sofa bed and has availability at the end of September. The complex has a heated adult and toddler pool in a fenced enclosure.
This family friendly gite Brittany is a paradise for children. There is a selection of toys and books, stairgates, blackout blinds, kids crockery, cutlery and beakers plus extras like travel cots can be provided. For under 3s there are swings, slides and ride-ons plus an undercover soft play centre .For older kids there is a multi-activiity play area with swings, slides, climbing wall, mini football pitch, basketball hoop and trampoline. There is also an indoor games room with pool table, table tennis table, electronic dartboard and a Nintendo Wii.
La Boulange is available late August. A week starting 21 September is 726 euros. Any bookings made within 15 days of travelling will receive a 25% discount.
La Boulange, Brittany Cotes-D’Armor, Brittany Brittany France, Baby Friendly Boltholes.
The Adventure Company is offering 10% off over 40 family adventure holidays from Cuba to Vietnam. Prices shown already include the discount and there are holidays to suit all age groups from toddlers up to teens. Bookings must be made by the 30 September 2013. Prices start from £329 (excluding flights) for a family walking and trekking holiday in Morocco with 5 of the relevant trips advertised being under £500 (excluding flights) and a further 15 of the relevant holidays holidays under £1000 (excluding flights).
Family Adventures – 10% off | The Adventure Company.
Camping in the Forest has some great special campsite offers on its sites this summer. For example, you can stay at Ocknell in the New Forest from only £17.80 per night with direct access from your tent to beautiful heathland and forest walks as well as the New Forest cycle route. The beautiful village of Fritham with its ponies wondering freely down the street is just a short drive away and Fritham Walk at just over 4 miles long is a great way to get out exploring.
All of Camping in the Froest sites are set in the heart of Forestry Commission land so there is plenty of family fun to be had in the woods. Plus children under five camp for free!!.At selected campsites this summer, Forest Rangers have a range of fun activities planned ranging from forest survival to orienteering to ‘Dusk Watch’ and ‘Night Vision’ events. Activities vary dependent on the site so please check to see what’s on.
A week’s camping at Ocknell arriving on the 3 August would cost £146.30 for 2 adults and 1 child aged over 5. This includes a family and mid week discount for a standard pitch. Terms and conditions apply.
Special offers on Camping in the Forest campsites – Camping in the forest.
Old Tump House is recently launched and is a beautiful 18th century self-catering cottage overlooking the Forest of Dean with some availability during August. This family friendly cottage sleeps six in three double ensuite bedrooms with space in each room for a travel cot. It makes a great base for exploring the beautiful Forest of Dean with its meandering footpaths and a Family Cycle path that runs through the Forest away from traffic. The Wye Valley is also easy to reach and is known for its climbing, canoeing and kayaking activities and superb high wire adventure courses.
The cottage costs £780 per week in August and from £600 in September. Mid week and weekend breaks are also available.