UK group holidays and short breaks

Make it memorable in the forest

Looking for UK self-catering accommodation for your group holiday?

Whether you're planning a family get-together, a holiday for a group of friends, or a specialist group holiday, discover the forest, where time spent together is time spent making special memories.

It‘s time to find your Forest Feeling

Catch up and recharge from the comfort of your cabin, nestled deep within the trees on a holiday that’s tailored to you. And with easy-to-add extras such as champagne breakfasts and in-cabin massages, all you need to do is choose what to do first.

Say yes to relaxing, to listening to each other laugh and to reconnecting with nature.

Make it memorable in the forest

Bring everyone together for your best-ever group holiday. Whether you're celebrating a special birthday or anniversary, organising a long overdue catch up with old friends, or looking for somewhere different for your special interest group to explore, the forest holds the answer.


Booking for a large group with multiple cabins?

Our Group Bookings Team will be able to assist. Call us on 03330 110 495 to discuss what you're looking for and we’ll take care of the rest. 

Choose your specific cabin for a small charge, subject to availability, so that you are all near to each other. But be quick, breaks are selling fast!

Things to do on your group holiday

It can be difficult to find just the right set up for group holidays in the UK. But at Forest Holidays, you can enjoy a hot tub beneath the trees and a choice of activities and extras that will keep everyone happy. Fill your days with forest adventures and enjoy long evenings together reconnecting and relaxing.

  • Walking holidays

    Adventure holidays

  • Cycling holidays

    Forest Ranger activities



With hot tubs, well-equipped kitchens, comfortable bedrooms - some with en-suite facilities - and spacious open-plan living areas, our cabins are ideal for groups and gatherings. Book a Silver Birch or Golden Oak cabin with up to four bedrooms or enjoy the ultimate forest experience in a Golden Oak Treehouse, with a quirky double bedroom across a wooden bridge.

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

    Our Golden Oak Treehouse cabins benefit all the luxuries of our main Golden Oak cabins, but sleep up to 10 guests making them ideal for groups of friends.

    Hot tub

    Log burning stove

    Gas barbecue

  • 1-8 guests
    1-4 bedrooms
    Golden Oak

    Our Golden Oak cabins sleep up to 8 guests making them a popular choice for groups of friends. With a log burning stove in the spacious living area and hot tub on the decking our Golden Oak cabins have been designed to ensure that your group have a pleasurable and relaxing break. 

    Hot tub

    Log burning stove

    Gas barbecue

  • 1-6 guests
    2-3 bedrooms
    Silver Birch

    Our Silver Birch cabins are equipped with everything you need for a fantastic holiday. With an inviting outdoor hot tub and fully equipped kitchen, our Silver Birch cabin is a great choice for your group get together. 

    Hot tub

Planning for a special occasion?

Large group holidays in the UK need more room and more planning. Are you celebrating a special occasion, or perhaps you are a cycling club or a walking group holidaying together? Call our dedicated Group Bookings Team, who will help you plan your group event or celebration, down to the very last detail.

Looking for a company booking?  For meetings or small group away days you can also call our Group Bookings Team on 03330 110 495

The Pavillion at Forest of Dean and Cropton

Add a sense of occasion to your celebration with a gathering of friends and family in our cosy and inviting function rooms at Cropton or Forest of Dean. With space for up to 30 guests, or 12 for a sit-down meal, the Pavilion can be booked for any occasion. You can take over the kitchen, dress the room to suit the event and enjoy space and privacy for your get-together.

Our dedicated Group Bookings team are on hand to book the Pavilion for you and help with organising the details, from flowers to food. The Pavilion, looking out onto the forest and just a walk away from your cabins, is guaranteed to make your celebrations truly memorable. Call our dedicated Group Bookings team on 03330 110 495 to hire the Pavilion at Cropton or Forest of Dean.

Renew your connections with those you love and create lasting memories

It can be difficult - and rare - to get the whole family or a group of friends together, and so we’re here to help you make it extra special when you do. Whether you’re celebrating something or just carving out a moment of togetherness in a busy world, a Forest Holidays break offers the perfect backdrop for quality time with those you love. Connect with the forest and with each other and allow yourself time to create lasting memories. Celebrate with friends in the Pavilion, or wine and dine with family; and whatever works best for you, works best for us.