Our Price Match Promise

All properties we list are committed to offering Baby-Friendly Boltholes clients their best available rates. If you find the same break cheaper anywhere else, we will refund the difference and offer you a BFB £50 gift voucher for your troubles.

Please note: Any price-match request must be made within 24hrs of making a booking request via Baby-Friendly Boltholes for the same accommodation, same dates, same number of guests and same items included. Match is unavailable for date-limited flash sales, rates requiring promo codes, mystery accommodation bookings or minor prices difference due to currency fluctuations of less than 3% using rates displayed on www.xe.com

Parent Rated

The reviews on our listings are 100% verified as being only from parents who have booked the accommodation via Baby-Friendly Boltholes and experienced them with young children. Plus, we have special reviews by our ‘Parent Panel‘ team.

Holiday Matchmaking Service

Blinded by choice and short on time? Our team will draw-up a shortlist of options for you based on your needs. Just use the ‘Live Chat’ button or email us.

Handpicked Escapes

Our properties are personally selected for their combination of style and child-friendly touches. Check the ‘Fast Facts’ on each property page for exactly what child-friendly facilities, services & gear can be found there.

Best Rated UK

Want to be sure of an outstanding holiday? Don’t just take our word for it, the options below topped our guest feedback surveys for UK breaks taken last year.

1. Fallow Deer

1. Fallow Deer

Hampshire & New Forest,United Kingdom

Per week from 825.00 to 1350.00 GBP

This Hansel and Gretel style cottage and hot tub nestled in the New Forest never fails to attract the best feedback of any UK Baby Bolthole, indicating a fantastic family break is pretty much guaranteed. Its all thanks to the friendly owners and their enthusiasm in introducing little ones to the animal friends on site, although the homemade brownies seem to seal the deal for everyone!

Read More

2. Twin Cottage

2. Twin Cottage

Hampshire & New Forest,United Kingdom

Per week from 895.00 to 1695.00 GBP

Another New Forest favourite tops the charts with the second highest post-stay survey scores in 2017 and it’s well earned. This pretty 2-bedroom cottage has been a Baby Boltholes favourite since our very first year thanks to its stylish interiors and luxury touches for grown ups and mini guests, who especially love the thoughtfully stocked playroom and wildlife spotting in the garden.

Read More

3. Camellia Cottage

3. Camellia Cottage

Isle of Wight,United Kingdom

Per week from 595.00 to 1620.00 GBP

Top scores flooded in from 2017 guests of this 3-bedroom Isle of Wight bolthole with highest prize for its family-friendly kit, great location just outside Niton and most of all, the secure and enchanting, wildlife-filled garden.

Read More

4. Clydey Cottages - Foxglove Cottage

4. Clydey Cottages - Foxglove Cottage

Wales - West,United Kingdom

Per week from 400.00 to 1300.00 GBP

Alongisde its larger neighbours within the Clydey Cottages estate, this pretty 1-bedroom cottage (sleeps 2 plus cot) has guests returning year after year and it is immeditaly easy to see why. Clydey's owners seem to have thought of everything possible to make the most enjoyable country cottage holiday possible with toddlers including gentle introductions to farm life with daily animal feeding rounds and all-weather fun thanks to the indoor heated pool, soft play barn and games room. Parents are well looked after too thanks to the secluded hot tubs, indulgent spa treatment room and twice weekly complimentary childcare sessions. There's even a gourmet ready-meal honestly larder !

Read More

5. Palm Cottage

5. Palm Cottage

Dorset,United Kingdom

Per week from 800.00 to 1150.00 GBP

The Times called it 'Cool' but for Baby Boltholes guests in 2017, this luxuriously renovated 2-bedroom cottage nestled in the bustling harbour town of Christchurch in Dorset is simply perfect thanks to the genius understairs 'play house', toys, baby kit and large garden equipped with everything from play tunnels to balance bikes. A well deserved top 5 ranking in review scores from guests last year!

Read More

6. Hollies House

6. Hollies House

Sussex,United Kingdom

Per week from 895.00 to 1350.00 GBP

Vintage-chic and contemporary comforts about at this pretty 4-bedroom house set in a quiet location but in the heart of the lovely Sussex town of Chicester. Last year's Baby Boltholes guests raved about its lovely interiors, amazing baby kit, abundant play gear , sun trap garden and helpful owner. One even called it the best baby Bolthole they'd visited. For us, the location is a star too with shops and bistros on the doorstep but beaches and harbour villages only a short drive away. A great spot for motor or vintage fans visiting 'Glorious Goodwood' too!

Read More

7. Tiptoe Cottage

7. Tiptoe Cottage

Hampshire & New Forest,United Kingdom

Per week from 995.00 to 1895.00 GBP

This beautifully decorated 2-bedroom cottage has earned amazing reviews from almost every guest since it first appeared on Baby Boltholes. Families love the setting in the heart of the New Forest with wild ponies at the gates and both the coast and Peppa Pig World on the doorstep. But its the half acre garden with play ground and heated playhouse that make it really memorable for junior guests.

Read More

8. Hyde Paddock

8. Hyde Paddock

Hampshire & New Forest,United Kingdom

Per week from 825.00 to 1350.00 GBP

Yet another New Forest Bolthole attracting top scores in our post-stay guest surveys last year, Hyde Paddock offers the best of both worlds being post totally independent but with an invitation to visit the animal petting area and enjoy gentle pony rides at its owners other cottage, Fallow Deer (tops our 10 Best list). It also has the benefit of a private hot tub from which to enjoy wildlife or star spotting!

Read More

9. Dairy Cottage

9. Dairy Cottage

Hampshire & New Forest,United Kingdom

Per week from 700.00 to 1550.00 GBP

Even Channel 4 presenter, Kevin McCloud wanted to move in after filming an episode of Grand Designs at Diary Cottage and it is easy to see why with its stunning apex bedroom window, indulgent bathrooms and aboundance of handy baby kit and play gear. Owner and former record producer Cheryl lives net door and is always on hand for tips and advice, plus she's added amazing extras in the form of the garden pirate ship and brilliant beach hut at nearby Alum Chime, which was recently voted oen of the UK's best beaches.

Read More

10. Stonehayes Farm - Cider House

10. Stonehayes Farm - Cider House

Devon,United Kingdom

Per week from 400.00 to 1000.00 GBP

Magical camp-fire nights, stylish contemporary interiors, animal feeding rounds and a location combining the best of Devon countryide with Dorset beaches on the doorstep, earned all 5-star ratings from 2017 Baby Boltholes guests staying here.

Read More
Back to Top
Previous Best-Rated Properties
Back to Top
»Back to Top