Forest Holidays

UK family holidays & child friendly breaks

Enjoy time together in Britain's most spectacular forests

Looking for the best UK family holidays? Wild adventures, lazy afternoons and plenty of time in the great outdoors. Family breaks in the UK don’t get much better than this. Fire up the barbecue, splash around in your very own outdoor hot tub, and dine alfresco under the stars. The kids can discover local wildlife with the Forest Ranger, swing and laugh on the playground, all on the doorstep of your cabin. Create incredible memories on your best-ever family staycation.

Family breaks for kids and adults of all ages

Don’t miss out on these dates for your diary

  • Christmas

    Breaks from £1,045

  • February half-term

    Breaks from £635

  • Easter

    Breaks from £810

Family friendly forest locations

Go Pond dipping in Cornwall, try archery in Nottinghamshire or sail out onto a Scottish loch for a big family adventure. The possibilities are endless on your Forest Holiday, with beautiful locations around England, Scotland, and Wales to choose from.

The ultimate base for your family holiday with a spacious living area for cosy evenings and private outdoor hot tub

  • 1-10 guests
    4-5 bedrooms
    Golden Oak Treehouse

    Whether you’re seeking a restful place to reconnect with loved ones or outdoor adventures to remember, the Golden Oak Treehouse provides an authentic forest experience for your next family break.

    Hot tub

    Log burning stove

    Gas barbecue

  • 1-8 guests
    1-4 bedrooms
    Golden Oak

    Spend time together in nature on your next family break in a Golden Oak cabin. Fire up the barbecue on the decking or enjoy some well-earned family time in the living area as you ease into holiday mode.

    Hot tub

    Log burning stove

    Gas barbecue

  • 1-6 guests
    2-3 bedrooms
    Silver Birch

    The base for all your family adventures with essentials for an easy holiday, and a private outdoor hot tub. A great choice for a short break under the stars or if you’re planning to go out and about.

    Hot tub

Things to do on a short family break

It all starts with a cabin in the forest, how the story unfolds is up to you...

  • Activities for the whole family

    Zoom above the treetops on a zipwire at Keldy. Canoe down the stunning River Wye at Forest of Dean. Create memories on a family portrait shoot with Blackwood Forest as your backdrop. Our Forest Ranger adventures make for the perfect family outdoor activity too.

  • Family essentials

    Back in your cosy cabin, relax in comfort and soak in your bubbling hot tub. Connect to in-cabin entertainment for family movie nights and enjoy premium Wi-Fi. Our top tip? Pre-book tasty food packages and children’s adventure activities so that they’re ready for when you arrive.

  • Explore the forest on two wheels

    When you book your cabin, simply pre-book your bikes and collect on arrival for an easy family cycling holiday. Explore beautiful countryside and coastlines from Cornwall to North Yorkshire or challenge the family with mountain bike trails at Nottinghamshire and Norfolk forests.

  • Visit the UK’s best attractions

    Come rain or shine, nowhere beats the UK for family-friendly days out. From Flamingo Land in North Yorkshire to Peppa Pig Land nearby Blackwood Forest there’s lots to explore. And if it’s seaside entertainment you’re after, Thorpe Forest is within distance of Great Yarmouth. Smiles and rosy cheeks guaranteed wherever you go.

  • Meet our Forest Rangers

    Explore the forest at night, build dens together, discover new wildlife or try nettle tea. Our Forest Ranger adventures inspire everyone to spend time together in nature. Suitable for all ages, don’t miss out on these popular activities and pre-book your space before your break.

  • Family time in your own hot tub

    There’s a private outdoor hot tub included with every cabin. Just what you need to unwind from the everyday. Whatever the weather, sink into the bubbles or splash around. Perfect after a hectic family day out. And relax..


Here’s how you could be spending your next family getaway ??

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Guest review, family holiday

"Great family time. Have booked same cabin for next year. We loved staying in the luxury spotlessly clean log cabin. The cabin had everything we needed. The team were helpful and very friendly."

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Activities for every family member

Find your Forest Feeling on a short family break

  • Adventure activities

    Bike hire

  • Archery

    In-cabin entertainment

  • Kayaking

    Walking & hiking

  • Pizza packages

    Welcome hamper

Frequently asked questions

Which Forest Holiday locations are best for a family holiday?

All of our locations are perfect for family holidays. Whether you want to slow down on a relaxing break, or retreat to the forest for an action packed adventure, our locations offer an ideal setting for your forest staycation. This is a holiday the whole family can enjoy.

Are highchairs available to hire?

Yes, highchairs are available to hire at no extra cost.

Are the on-location walks push-chair friendly?

You will find a range of walks available from each of our locations, some of which are more suitable for pushchairs and wheelchairs. For specific details of each, please speak to a team member on location.

Are travel cots available to hire?

Yes, travel cots are available to hire free of charge.

What are the best family activities available at Forest Holidays?

There's lots of family activities available at all our locations. Visit our things to do page for inspiration, or ask the team on location for their top recommendations.