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Top Swindon Family-Friendly Hotels

Helen Browning's Royal Oak
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
Cues Lane, Bishopstone, Swindon, England
The price is £89 per night from 1 Nov to 2 Nov
4.9/5Exceptional! (84 reviews)
Families like: playground, babysitting, free breakfast for the whole family
A Hidden Gem

"We booked two nighrs here not knowing the organic backstory of the place, but thoroughly enjoyed the stay. Spacious and characterful room. Good food. Attentive and gracious host."…"

Reviewed on 18 Jul 2020

Helen Browning's Royal Oak
The White Horse View B&B
3 out of 5
Station Road, Shrivenham, Swindon, England
The price is £75 per night from 27 Oct to 28 Oct
4.9/5Exceptional! (72 reviews)

"The room was spotlessy clean, tastefully decorated, very well equipped, no noise at all, superb country view, host extremely welcoming and efficient. Continental breakfast was superb with a great variety. We cannot praise this high enough, would recommend it to anyone and would not want to stay anywhere ..."…"

Reviewed on 1 Nov 2019

The White Horse View B&B
The White Hart
3.5 out of 5
Oxford Road, Stratton St Margaret, Swindon, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £95 per night from 15 Nov to 16 Nov
4.8/5Exceptional! (388 reviews)

"Good value for a good room, and excellent breakfast"…"

Reviewed on 5 Oct 2020

The White Hart

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The Sun Inn
3.5 out of 5
Coate, Swindon, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £45 per night from 1 Nov to 2 Nov
4.5/5Wonderful! (257 reviews)
Excellent

"We stayed in a lovely room at the Sun Inn, very clean and comfortable. We ate in the bar and breakfast was included, we could not fault either. We stayed here on our way to Twickenham and it is an ideal location, would definitely stay again."…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar 2020

The Sun Inn
Holiday Inn Express Swindon - West
Great for families
3 out of 5
Frankland Road, Swindon, England
Free cancellation
The price is £43 per night from 30 Oct to 31 Oct
4.3/5Excellent! (966 reviews)
Families like: free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travellers say...

"The location is very convenient for the M4 junction 16 and could have suffered from motorway noise but, surprisingly, that aspect was quiet. Our room was over the kitchen area so the evening was punctuated with food smells percolating through. This biggest problem by far was the horrendous noise ..."…"

Reviewed on 11 Aug 2020

Holiday Inn Express Swindon - West
Swindon Marriott Hotel
Great for families
4 out of 5
Pipers Way, Swindon, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £51 per night from 30 Oct to 31 Oct
4.3/5Excellent! (776 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, outdoor tennis court, extra beds/cots, laundry
Great Brief Stay

"This was only a brief stay, but ideal for what we needed. Nice room, friendly staff, spacious, clean and comfortable room."…"

Reviewed on 7 Mar 2020

Swindon Marriott Hotel
Jurys Inn Swindon
4 out of 5
Fleming Way, Swindon, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £49 per night from 26 Oct to 27 Oct
4.3/5Excellent! (728 reviews)

"Just a really nice hotel the lads stayed 4 nights"…"

Reviewed on 12 Sep 2020

Jurys Inn Swindon
Thistle Express Swindon
3 out of 5
Fleming Way, Swindon, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £45 per night from 30 Oct to 31 Oct
4.2/5Excellent! (436 reviews)

"The service provided by the staff was excellent, rooms were clean and sanitized, only thing is breakfast could have been a little bit better but over all great place to stay in"…"

Reviewed on 16 Oct 2020

Thistle Express Swindon
The Angel Hotel
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
47 High Street, Swindon, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £52 per night from 26 Oct to 27 Oct
4.2/5Very Good! (217 reviews)
Families like: outdoor tennis court, laundry
Travellers say...

"Everything was fine. Very friendly staff. Good food."…"

Reviewed on 23 Oct 2020

The Angel Hotel
The Barrington Arms Hotel
3 out of 5
25 High Street, Shrivenham, Swindon, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £84 per night from 26 Oct to 27 Oct
4.2/5Very Good! (102 reviews)

"Staff and property were both were both good. The breakfast was good and so were staff"…"

Reviewed on 30 Aug 2020

The Barrington Arms Hotel
Swindon Blunsdon House Hotel, BW Premier Collection
Great for families
4 out of 5
Blunsdon, Swindon, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £87 per night from 26 Oct to 27 Oct
4.1/5Very Good! (134 reviews)
Families like: pool, playground, games room, outdoor tennis court
Travellers say...

"Its a nice friendly hotel. Stayed in the deluxe pavilion room which is a nice standard!"…"

Reviewed on 18 Oct 2020

Swindon Blunsdon House Hotel, BW Premier Collection
Village Hotel Swindon
4 out of 5
Shaw Ridge Leisure Park, Whitehall Way, Swindon, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £49 per night from 1 Nov to 2 Nov
4/5Very Good! (986 reviews)

"Clean and tidy room. Staff friendly and helpful. Room slightly damaged in places but not too bad. Really quiet and good nights sleep"…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar 2020

Village Hotel Swindon
Marsh Farm Hotel
3 out of 5
Coped Hall, Royal Wootton Bassett, Swindon, England
The price is £50 per night from 28 Oct to 29 Oct
4/5Very Good! (43 reviews)
Good all round

"Some parts slightly outdated but overall for the price a very nice hotel , excellent breakfast, one of the best I’ve had in years ! Goodwi fi and lovely bathroom !"…"

Reviewed on 18 Jan 2020

Marsh Farm Hotel
Alexandra House
Great for families
4 out of 5
Whittingham Drive, Wroughton, Swindon, England
Free cancellation
The price is £42 per night from 29 Oct to 30 Oct
4/5Very Good! (551 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, extra beds/cots, laundry
Travellers say...

"The property was clean and presentable, but very nothingness. It was a former Hospital, but still feels very much like a Hospital. I know that Covid-19 has affected many things, but I feel the Hotel / House was 'faceless' like a Premier Inn, and that you could be anywhere in the Country. The room ..."…"

Reviewed on 5 Oct 2020

Alexandra House
Campanile Swindon
3 out of 5
Great Western Way Delta Busine, Swindon, England
Free cancellation
The price is £35 per night from 30 Oct to 31 Oct
3.9/5Good! (834 reviews)

"Very basic but well situated and clean enough. Plenty of parking and fairly quiet for staying when working the night shift."…"

Reviewed on 29 Sep 2020

Campanile Swindon
The Tawny Owl
Great for families
4 out of 5
Taw Hill, Swindon, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £34 per night from 30 Oct to 31 Oct
3.9/5Good! (113 reviews)
Families like: playground, indoor tennis court
Travellers say...

"The staff at the Tawny Owl were very helpful . Food was excellent served quickly . Rooms were clean and well stocked"…"

Reviewed on 27 Feb 2020

The Tawny Owl
The Crown Inn
3 out of 5
73 Ermin Street, Stratton St Margaret, Swindon, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £78 per night from 26 Oct to 27 Oct
3.8/5Good! (323 reviews)
No frills value for money

"Been there several times, value for money accomodation with very decent pub grub and breakfast. No frills rooms, decent size and beds. Some people get put off by room on the ground floor which are next to the pub's entrance."…"

Reviewed on 26 Feb 2020

The Crown Inn
Holiday Inn Express Swindon City Centre
Great for families
3 out of 5
Bridge Street, Swindon, England
The price is £48 per night from 30 Oct to 31 Oct
3.8/5Good! (481 reviews)
Families like: extra beds/cots, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travellers say...

"The location and staff were excellent. The toilet handle in our room didnt work so we couldnt flush and the a/c leaked a bit but apart from that it was a nice stay."…"

Reviewed on 10 Aug 2020

Holiday Inn Express Swindon City Centre
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Where should we stay in Swindon?

The welcoming destination of Swindon is a good choice if you've been thinking about a trip with your children. The horse riding, museums and festivals are just some of the things that make this an interesting destination for family trips. Take to the air and fly into Oxford (OXF), which is located 27.6 mi (44.5 km) from the city centre. Swindon has 37 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation so you have plenty of options when you're choosing where you should stay.

Holidaying families have good things to say about these places to stay:

The White Hart: Offers a restaurant, free parking and free breakfast. Guests like the overall comfort and central location at this 3.5-star inn.

The Crown Inn – Features a restaurant, free parking and free WiFi. The overall comfort and helpful staff make this 3-star inn popular with guests.

When should we visit Swindon?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use this information to plan when to pack up the children and head to Swindon.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 21°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December and March, with an average temperature of 1°F
  • Driest months: July, August, March and May, with an average rainfall of 2 inches
  • Rainiest months: February, October, November and December, with an average rainfall of 3 inches

What should we see and do in Swindon?

While you and your family are staying in Swindon, you may want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as Museum of the Great Western Railway, Swindon Designer Outlet and Swindon and Cricklade Railway. Make sure that you have lots of time for activities such as Cotswold Country Park and Beach and Corinium Museum.

Swindon is also known for its:
  • Horse riding
  • Shopping
  • Historical sites
  • Museums
  • Festivals

Getting around Swindon

If you want to venture outside of the area, hop aboard a train at Swindon Station. Swindon might not have as many public transport choices so consider a car rental to maximise your time.

Frequently asked questions

What's Swindon like for family-friendly holidays?
You may want to consider the welcoming destination of Swindon if you’ve been thinking about a trip for the whole family. The horse riding, recreation options and festivals are just some of the things that make this a good destination for family holidays. Arrange a flight into Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.), which is located 41.4 mi (66.6 km) from the city centre.
What's the best accommodation option when travelling with children to Swindon?
Swindon Marriott Hotel is a top 4-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an indoor pool and a restaurant. Other options for your family trip include Jurys Inn Swindon and Holiday Inn Express Swindon - West.
How many hotels that welcome families are there in Swindon?
Expedia has 33 hotels in Swindon that are rated for being family-friendly.
What's the weather like in Swindon?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 15°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 4°C. Average annual precipitation for Swindon is 853 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in Swindon?
While you and your family are holidaying in Swindon, you may want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as Swindon Designer Outlet and Swindon and Cricklade Railway. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as Cotswold Wildlife Park and Westonbirt Arboretum.
What's the best way for us to get around Swindon?
If you want to explore the larger area, hop on a train at Swindon Station. Swindon may not have many public transport options to choose from, so consider renting a car to explore more.

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