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Child Friendly Accommodation

Shortbreaks.com offers a wide selection of holiday properties that are perfect for families with children of all ages. All properties listed below provide equipment such as highchairs and cots, some properties have play equipment and toy boxes, having these available gives you peace of mind when packing to leave for your UK break. Property owners on Shortbreaks.com have thought of everything prior to your arrival.

Below is a list of handpicked holiday properties that are perfect for families looking to holiday together. Family holidays are important and the property owners here at Shortbreaks.com recognise this and want to make your holiday experience an enjoyable one. 

Take a look through the holiday properties listed below and book your next shortbreak directly with the owner today.

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Orchard View

Converted Dutch Barn on a working farm with an apple orchard at the end of the garden, and astonishing views over the SOMERSET Levels. SLEEPS 12 in 6 bedrooms, with room for 1 more guest at an extra charge; there’s a HOT TUB, TABLE FOOTBALL and a POOL TABLE . 2 toddler beds (4yrs and under) and 1 cot at no extra charge. NO PETS.

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Teign View

Teign View is a delightful self-catering country property available to let 365 days a year. Be it a weekend break of a fornight away from it all, you can be sure that you will be really confortable in this well-equipped "home from home"

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The Manor

With an architecturally pleasing exterior, internally the house delights with its unique and characterful rooms. The Manor is able to accommodate 22 guests comfortably, making it an ideal venue for those special family birthdays, anniversaries or celebrations. With ten bedrooms split over two floors, The Manor can cater for various groups, be it three or four families using the rooms as family suites, or individuals and couples sharing a weekend away to relax.

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Situated on the edge of the Cranborne Chase in rural East Dorset, we can offer peace and tranquillity in lovely surroundings. Our local town of Wimborne, some six miles (10kms) away features a delightful Minster with a chained library and unusual clock. The New Forest and the beaches of Bournemouth are a short drive away.We have three local pubs offering a wide range of good food and local & national ales.

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Beaches View

Beaches View Is a ground floor apartment, located above the esplanade on one of the first roads to be developed in Exmouth. It is part of a villa that was built circa 1833 and is grade II listed. All amenities are within walking distance. The beach is about 75 yards away which also puts you directly onto the South West Coast Path. There are restaurants within 50 yards as well as cafes on the esplanade and pubs nearby. The town is a 5 minute walk away and the station approximately 10 minutes.

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The Threshing Barn

Little Upton Bridge Threshing Barn provides a superb location for a family or a group of friends to holiday or celebrate. With a total of 6 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms as well as 2 kitchens and lounges each with their own wood burners the barn has lots of space to be together but also to find some quiet time. The barns are located in the countryside with a deck and covered private hot tub where you can relax or watch the local wildlife, or maybe amble along the footpaths to one of the 3 pubs all serving fantastic food, beer and cider.

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Harmony Cottage and Sleepy's Barn

Harmony Cottage and Sleepy's Barn are next door to each other and so are ideal for celebrations and can be booked for weekend and mid-week breaks.

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‘Annacombe’ is a spacious and imaginative coachhouse conversion perfect for a child friendly escape for family, for friends or a romantic bolthole for two. The cottage is set in the grounds of a large country house in the beautiful countryside of the South Hams near south Devon’s historic and buzzily-alternative town of Totnes. Lying not far from the river Dart, and between the sailing centres of Dartmouth, Kingsbridge and Salcombe and the rugged wilderness of Dartmoor, it is an ideal base for exploring this unspoiled region with its excellent beaches, landscape and charming towns and villages

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Clare Park

Stunningly situated on the shores of the River Teign estuary in South Devon, it would be hard to find a more uplifting and conveniently situated holiday house. The views of the ever changing river and the surrounding countryside can be enjoyed in all seasons as there is always something new to see. Clare Park was built in 1970 and is most interesting and even intriguing in its design! Extensive internal modernisation has been carried out so all the comforts of the 21st century have been carefully incorporated to ensure our guests experience a luxurious home from home holiday.

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Lotus Lodge

Lotus Lodge is a large stylish, traditional holiday house which enjoys a unique position in the scenic village of Wanlockhead, the highest village in Scotland. It is a great venue for weekend celebrations and get togethers. For longer holidays, it is a great base for exploring the stunning surrounding area.

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Frog Street

A charming SOMERSET farmhouse tucked away down a private lane. Sleeps 12 in 6 bedrooms. There's an INDOOR SWIM SPA POOL, a HOT TUB, GAMES ROOM, PLAY AREA and BBQ LODGE. Room for 2 further guests at an extra charge. 2 cots. NO PETS.

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Old Porch House

Spacious 4 bedroom house overlooking Salcombe Estuary with private parking and a few minutes walk into bustling Salcombe town and Harbour.

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Nutkin Cottage

Welcome to Galloway Forest Cottages, we have a self-catering holiday cottage situated within the Galloway Forest, and on the doorstep of the Kirroughtree Outdoor & Visitor Centre (part of the 7stanes experience) with all of its facilities including Mountain Biking, Walking, and fishing, not forgetting we are within the Dark Sky Park, Europe's first. If you're looking for luxury holiday accommodation near Newton Stewart, Gatehouse of Fleet, Kirkcudbright and Wigtown, they are all a short drive away, making our holiday cottage an ideal base for exploring beautiful Galloway and its hills, forests and beaches.

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Besloe is a unique 4 double bedroom, sleeps 8, 14th Century Cottage brimming with character. The delightful gardens are on a number of levels and the sea and rural views are wonderful . The kitchen and shower rooms have been recently updated and the AGA, log burner + central heating make it warm and cosy inside the stone walls. Trebarwith Strand Beach is a 20 min walk, with Port Isaac, Tintagel, Polzeath and the Camel Estuary all only a short drive away.

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Siskins Nook

Siskins Nook sleeps 4 people in 2 bedrooms; on the ground floor is an ample open plan living space, outside is a private garden with outdoor furniture and a barbecue (Apr-Oct).

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Pipits Retreat

Pipits Retreat sleeps 5 guests in 2 bedrooms; on the ground floor is a roomy open plan living space, outside is an area of private garden (unfenced) with barbecue and outdoor furniture.

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Wagtail Corner

Wagtail Corner sleeps 5 guests in 2 bedrooms; on the ground floor is a light and airy open plan living space. Outside is an unfenced garden area with outdoor furniture and a barbecue (Apr-Oct. Note that this property can accommodate a table for 14 for people booking more than one property at Stonehayes Farm.

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Dippers Rest

Dippers Rest is a light and airy cottage that sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms. On the ground floor is a spacious open plan living space; outside is a private garden leading onto the shared grounds.

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Church View retreat

AVAILABLE APRIL 2019. Church View sleeps 15 in 5 bedrooms (4 en suite) and has a fantastic 7 seater hot tub, and indoor sauna. Outside are extensive BBQ/dining area and grounds with a play area.

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The Stables

The perfect getaway for 24 in the hills of Andalucia! Ideal for large family gatherings, reunions and special celebrations. The converted stables offer a total of 12 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms, a private fenced off pool, table tennis, tennis courts, and a sand pit. With stunning views down to the sea yet only 30 minutes from Malaga airport and 20 mins from Málaga. 12 bedrooms 8 bathrooms Private fenced off pool Table tennis Tennis courts Sand pit

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Spacious converted stable block close to the Quantock Hills in SOMERSET. Sleeps 16 in 6 en suite bedrooms and there’s a HOT TUB, GAMES ROOM, CINEMA ROOM and PLAY AREA. 2 toddler beds (4yrs and under) and 2 cots also available. 2 well behaved dogs by prior arrangement (£50 per dog charge).

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Pippinsands is a traditional Devon longhouse that sleeps 14 guests in 6 bedrooms. On the ground floor is a spacious kitchen with a walk in cold room/pantry, a dining room, snug, drawing room, and attached annexe with kitchen/diner, lounge, and bedroom with en suite shower room. The large garden has a hot tub, outdoor furniture and a barbecue.

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Goose Nest House

Welcome to Goose Nest House located in the award-winning Lower Mill Estate in the Cotswold Waterpark has been designed to give you, your family and friends a luxurious, relaxing break away from it all with exclusive access to the on-site Spa.

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Whinchat Barns

Whinchat Barns sleeps 11 in 5 bedrooms over 2 adjacent barns (Dippers Rest and Wagtail Corner); one has 2 bedrooms, the other 3, both have a light and airy open plan living space, and there is room for all 11 guests to dine together. Each barn also has a private garden with outdoor furniture and bbq.

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Wisteria Cottage

*COMING SOON* Wisteria Cottage is an end of terrace coastal cottage situated on a non-working farm in the South Hams, Devon. Equidistant from the beautiful coastal towns of Salcombe and Dartmouth. It is one cottage at the end of a terrace of three within a group of four situated at Lamacraft Farm, less than a mile by footpath from the beautiful beach of North Hallsands

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