Ideas from Away with the Kids for a relaxing child-friendly Yuletide Family Short Break.
Ideas for a Yuletide Family Short Break
'Tis The Season to be Jolly! - and we at Away with the Kids have put together some suggestions for a most relaxing child friendly Christmas. Why not have a few joyous days with the family to start the New Year refreshed and ready to go?
Bovey Castle Dartmouth National Park, Devon - Roaring log fires, mulled wine, aromas of pine and cinnamon drifting through great halls, this is Christmas as you always imagined. There will be carol singing, cider and sloe gin making, a guided Dartmoor walk, Champagne reception, 4 course dinner, live music and dancing.
Keld Held Farm Cottages, North Yorkshire - With decked out halls and Xmas tree at the ready and bubbly and fireworks to see in the New Year the peaceful traditional stone cottages at Keld Head will provide for a truly memorable relaxed Xmas or New Year celebration - you just need to remember the gifts and yourselves. The charming cottages are reassuringly spacious and equipped with all you might need, that includes the fully stocked kitchen as well as the cots, highchairs, games and videos that are a pre-requisite for most child-friendly breaks.
Renvyle House County Galway, Ireland- Along with the traditional Christmas Dinner, Renvyle House has a great range of activities for all members of the family to participate in over the Christmas Holidays:with an iron man's (or lady's) swim on Christmas day, Santa Claus arriving on Christmas morning, Carol Singing, Drama productions and drama workshops for the children, walks, quiz's and delicious food....here, the only stress is on relaxation.
The Vale Resort, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales - Spend a little extra quality time with your loved ones, take a well-earned rest from work and totally overindulge. Enjoy a magical Christmas mini-break of delicious food and wine plus a perfect combination of activities and relaxation the whole family will enjoy.
Coed Mawr Hall & Cottages Conwy, North Wales - Celebrate Christmas in style with all the trimmings at these beautiful child friendly cottages with stunning views and a pub nearby.
Gleneagles Auchterarder, Scotland - Gleneagles' three night all-inclusive Christmas break runs from 24 to 27 December and provides everything that you all might wish for, including Santa, and all with no work involved - I'm saving for next year! There's music and dancing and a feast of the finest food and special events run for children and adults alike, including care in the fantastic Playroom whilst you enjoy a freshly baked mince pie and glass of mulled wine. And to make it last longer you are offered one extra night free of charge inclusive of breakfast.