Home to the spectacular wilds of the new forest, some fantastic beaches and an assorted array of family-friendly attractions, Hampshire has something for guests of all ages. Thankfully, there is also an extensive selection of family-friendly hotels to choose from, ranging from cheap and cheerful chain-lead accommodation to lavish and elegant country houses. Whatever your taste and budget, there's sure to be something to suit.
Family-Friendly Hotels in Hampshire
If you're visiting Hampshire for a special occasion on simply want to treat your loved ones to a slice of the high life, the Four Seasons Hotel Hampshire is the cream of luxury, family-friendly hotels in the area. Housed in a Georgian mansion, this is an incredibly modern hotel, offering the perfect fusion of past and present. There are some attractions in the area, but this is one of those hotels you don't need to leave, in order to enjoy yourself. The Four Seasons Hampshire runs programmes of events for families, such as horse-riding, swimming and kite-flying, as well as supervised activities for kids. With the little ones busy, all that parents need to do is book a treatment or two at the on-site spa and relax!
However, if you'd rather be near local landmarks and attractions and don't want to blow your entire budget on accommodation, there are plenty of mid-range, family-friendly hotels in Hampshire too. The Hilton Southampton Hotel is well placed to enjoy all that the city has to offer, from the shops, bars and restaurants at the unique West Quay shopping centre, to the New Forest Wildlife Park and the Southampton Guildhall. Similarly, the Holiday Inn Express Southampton West offers unpretentious lodgings and easy access to all these attractions and more. Both these hotels are affordable and attractive places to stay.
Hampshire's Most Famous Pig
Eating out can be a big drain on your budget, when travelling as a family. Booking a room in a family-friendly Hampshire Hotel with a restaurant means that you'll have access to child menus and your room is only a walk or lift-ride away. Not only does the Marwell Hotel, in Winchester, offer just that, but it'll even organise activity packs, children's movies and, as an added bonus, Peppa Pig World is a short drive away.
Hampshire offers fascination and fun for all the family. Booking into a family-friendly hotel is the best way to get the most from your time away from home.