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UK Jubilee - Defender

Hire a Camper Land Rover Favoured by The Queen for Jubilee Weekend!

ENJOY A ROYAL ROAD TRIP WITH THIS UNIQUE LAND ROVER CAMPER Let adventure reign on your own Royal tour

A unique and special opportunity to embark on a Royal road trip is now being offered to holidaymakers, as Camplify unveils the latest addition to its portfolio: a regal Land Rover Defender – the Queen’s beloved vehicle of choice - aptly named ‘Elizabeth.’

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Enjoy an action-packed adventure this May at Verdant Leisure’s beautiful North Devon Park from just £314*

This May, couples and families can soak up the gorgeous Devon sun with a staycation at Golden Coast Leisure Park, an action-packed park that you will want to visit time and time again! This beautiful park is full of facilities for the whole family, from just £314*.

For couples and families wanting to explore beautiful North Devon, Golden Coast Leisure Park is the perfect base from...

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Tripadvisor Travel Index Reveals Brits Will Hang on to Summer Holidays this Year Despite Feeling the Pinch

As temperatures become more balmy this week and the school summer break is just a couple of months away, many will be eager to book a holiday – if they haven’t done so already – but where are the hotspots to head to this summer?

Tripadvisor today released its Summer Travel Index, using a combination of search and sentiment data to reveal what is on the minds of British travellers...

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The Top 10 Hotels for Families this Year According to Tripadvisor

Tripadvisor recently announced the 2022 Travellers' Choice Awards for Hotels, revealing all the best places to stay this year .

These awards celebrate top class hotels across 11 different categories, including the best hotels for families .

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The title of #1 hotel for families, both in the world and Europe, goes to Alpino Baby Family Hotel in Andalo...

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10 Reasons your family should visit the Maldives this Summer

10 Reasons your family should visit the Maldives this Summer

Xperience’ the magic of connection at OCOLOURS OFBLU’s newest resort - OBLU XPERIENCE Ailafushi, opening on 19 May 2022.

Encompassing a playful energetic vibe, this resort is all about laidback days and buzzing evenings, inviting travellers to let go, be free and experience the holiday of a lifetime.

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Family Travel made easy

With the travel season well and truly upon us, it’s time to start thinking of those essentials you need when the summer holidays arrive.

We have pulled together an array of the necessities from games to keep them occupied, the iconic Doona car seat which transforms into a stroller in seconds, as well as sunshades and the cutest swimwear range.

Family Travel must haves 1. Polarn...
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EARLY MAY BANK HOLIDAY BREAKS FROM PREMIER COTTAGES

Premier Cottages still has properties available to book for the early May Bank Holiday, including:

Mendham Mill, Norfolk

Mendham Mill with its enormous watermill and slow moving river has been described as Narnia. Guests can experience the thrill of wild swimming here or explore the river by canoe or rowing boat where they can see a host of wildlife up close, including otters,...

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The best villas and residences to book this summer

Villa holidays are the talk of the summer for UK travellers in 2022, with searches for “villa holidays” up 130% in the past 90 days (Google Trends). The freedom to enjoy your own space and to also have enough room for the whole, often extended, family are just some of benefits of a villa holiday. Here are some of our favourites, with availability this summer:

Best for family reunions and...
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Pitch a tent next to elephants and tigers at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo 

Nature Nights from Saturday 4 June – Saturday 3 September

The UK’s biggest Zoo is inviting guests to pitch their tents and spend the night amongst 10,000 animals, with the launch of Nature Nights at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo .

With selected dates available between Saturday 4 June to Saturday 3 September , families can set up camp in the heart of the Bedfordshire based conservation...

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The 10 Best Family Friendly Destinations in the UK for Summer 2022

Family getaways: The UK's top 10 destinations if you're travelling with little ones

  • compare the market .com launches its Family Staycation Index featuring the places to visit in the UK in 2022
  • Windsor and Maidenhead crowned as the top destinations for families, thanks to the range of entertainment options, food, and attractions

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Plan a family-friendly Easter break in Bristol 2022

Want to whisk your family away for a fun break during the Easter holidays? It’s an egg-cellent time to explore Bristol, with an events calendar fuller than the Easter Bunny's basket and spring sunshine (hopefully!) bathing the city.

Let Visit Bristol inspire you to book a Bristol break this Easter with our rundown of where to stay, what to eat and some of the top things to do for families....

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