Here at Michael Paul Holidays we understand children come first on your family holidays. UK-based locations are great choices when it comes to child-friendliness, and we’re proud to offer an excellent selection of self-catering accommodation.

Making sure your destination has enough activities to keep children of all ages happy and occupied is your first priority. To make it a little easier to make the perfect choice for your family, we invite you to browse our highly-recommended child-friendly properties. 

Recommendation Guide: Accommodation for Family Breaks, UK Properties

Lake Retreat, Retallack Resort, Cornwall

For energetic family holidays, UK properties in Cornwall are always popular, and Lake Retreat lodge is one of the very best. Situated near St Columb, on the Retallack Resort, the four-bedroom property has lots of room. No matter what ages your kids are, they’ll revel in the resort’s superb facilities, which include an adventure playground, a wakeboard park, a brand-new floating aqua park, beach volleyball and table tennis. If all that doesn’t wear them out, they’ll love swimming and trying out the ‘flo-rider’ surf simulator in the leisure complex.

Great for: Kids with energy.

Fistral Beach

Our apartments in Fistral overlook the world-famous Fistral Beach in Newquay, and provide you with a front row seat to the sun, sea and sand of this magical area. We offer a variety of apartments suitable for families of all sizes (cots and highchairs are available on request) and the kids will enjoy endless outdoor fun and adventures. Many of the apartments include their own beach hut where you can store buckets, spades and other equipment. You can choose from garden, two or four bedroom apartments and there’s even a penthouse suite.

Great for: Fun in the sun.

Burlorne, Cornwall

Our Burlorne properly is just a short drive from beautiful Polzeath Beach, near Rock. It has a host of child-friendly facilities, including its own swimming pool (operating between June and September). Featuring two twin and two double bedrooms (and one with an en-suite bathroom), the house is beautifully furnished and has convenient private parking. Ideally located to take advantage of the stunning surrounding region, Burlorne can cater to even the largest group.

Great for: Enjoying the pool and the beach.

The Roundhouse, Polzeath, Cornwall

If you’re looking for something a little bit different, you’ll find it in the Roundhouse. The unique layout and circular walls of this cottage provide endless opportunities for the kids to explore, and there’s a wonderful outdoor space for them to do so. With five bedrooms and a deck there’s plenty of room to enjoy the property without getting under each other’s feet. Youngsters can play table tennis in the garage, or you can all head off to the nearby Point at Polzeath Leisure Club to enjoy spa, swim or tennis.

Great for: A novelty experience with lots to do.

If you prefer close-to-home family holidays, UK properties provide an ideal base from which to explore the many child-friendly attractions and activities right on our own doorstep. At Michael Paul Holidays, we’re here to help you plan the perfect getaway with kids. If you’d like some help booking or simply have a few questions, get in touch with one of our team members by calling 01275 371133.