Family Getaways by the Water in 2022

We’ve handpicked a selection of waterside family favourites that have something for everyone for your next holiday. Think play areas, swimming pools, animal encounters, archery, axe throwing and kids entertainment. Don’t worry, we’ve also got plenty for adults to enjoy including hot tub holidays, breakfast deliveries and on-site bars and restaurants, as well as a chance to grab some ‘me’ time with relaxing waterside retreats, a spot of fishing or even a pampering treatment.

‘Secret Water’, Norfolk Broads, sleeps 4

A floating glamping pod at Beccles on the River Waveney boasting 2 bedrooms, a kitchenette and a wet room. Underfloor heating throughout. A rowboat is included. You can order breakfast delivery and holiday hampers at additional cost. Experience packages available at additional cost.

‘Dragonfly Lodge’, Somerset, sleeps 6

Located near Burnham-on-Sea, only 15 minutes drive to the coast. Private hot tub. Animals on-site include chickens and sheep. Accessible log cabin with 3 bedrooms. On-site ‘Pamper Pod’ and activities including axe throwing, air rifle shooting, canoe and kayak hire and archery (additional charges apply).

‘Mill Cottage’, South Devon, sleeps 6

Located at Kingsbridge, this 3 bedroom cottage overlooks the lake and landscaped gardens. Heated indoor and outdoor pools, infrared sauna, outdoor hot tub, exercise room, all weather tennis court, children’s play area and 1 acre well stocked fishing lake with Carp, Rudd and Tench. There is also trout for fly fishermen. Only 8 miles from Woodlands Family Theme Park.

‘The Warren’, Cotswold Water Park, sleeps 4

Located on Hoburne Park where on-site facilities include fishing, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, gym, entertainment plus a bar and restaurant. Additional attractions including pedalos and crazy golf are available at an extra cost. Choice of 2 and 3 bedroom properties available.

‘Ardeonaig Rocks Lodge’, Scottish Highlands, sleeps 6

Situated on a private 140 acre Highland estate in Perthshire, this 3 bedroom lodge overlooks Loch Tay and has an electric hot tub and cosy log burner. On-site bistro, loch fishing and other outdoor activities including archery, segway, canoeing and gorge walking are available.

This is just a small selection of our unique range of waterside holiday homes across the UK. To see your full choice, please visit our website or to chat with our friendly team, call us on 01252 339020.

Alternatively, why not try a boating holiday and check out our sister website to view our selection of narrowboats & motor cruisers available to hire from over 80 different start locations on the canals & rivers of England, Scotland & Wales as well as the Norfolk Broads, France, Portugal & Holland with no previous experience necessary.

‘Lucy May’, Grand Union Canal, sleeps 6

Ideal for families with infants, ‘Lucy May’ has special adaptations for small children. The forward cabin has a convertible, integral cot and there are stair gates in the lounge area. TV/DVD player in saloon and a well equipped galley area with a full-size four burner cooker, microwave and fridge. Call to enquire on 01252 796400.