Family Summer Holidays

Kids go free

The long summer holidays are the most popular times for families to travel but that doesn’t mean that you need to follow the crowd. Join us on an exciting, action-packed family summer holiday and we’ll show you the must-see sights and the secret corners of a destination. Our experienced walk leaders have masses of knowledge and insight to share so you’re in safe hands as they specifically tailor walks and activities to your family and your interests.

With a country houses all across the UK offering family holidays over summer, we have a huge range of choice when it comes to the type of walk, level of activity and other attractions.

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SUMMER FAMILY HOLIDAYS
2022

Freshwater Bay on the Isle of Wight has a fantastic seaside location just above the beach, making it one of our most popular locations for a family summer holiday. Hop over to the island to have your choice of wonderful walks with an experienced leader, access to the coast, the opportunity to hunt for dinosaur footprints and the chance to collect the multi-coloured sands of Alum Bay.

Explore the UK's oldest national park with it's pretty villages, limestone valleys and outcrops of millstone grit. The Peak District is easily accessible from our country house Peveril of the Peak and opens up adventures to Chatsworth House, along the Tissington Trail and opportunities to refuel with a bakewell slice where it was created!

You’re spoiled for choice at Monk Coniston in the Southern Lake District. An idyllically located base for a family Easter holiday, with gorgeous gardens, outdoor space and a thrilling range of walks and activities to tackle. Take a hike to explore some of lakeland's finest fells or head to the water if you're brave enough for the early season temperatures!

The rolling Shropshire Hills around Church Stretton offer an exciting and rewarding a family holiday. Country walks, castles and climbing on the ramparts of iron age forts are all on the agenda, along with train rides, crafts and simply splashing about in the heated outdoor pool.

Whitby in the North York Moors is close to the beach and historic harbour but has woods and moorlands to explore as well and you can even ride the steam train to Hogsmeade station like Harry Potter.

So, don’t just have a family summer holiday - go on a real family outdoor adventure!

Did you know? Under 11s go FREE on our UK Family Walking Adventures.

Isle of Wight

Freshwater Bay
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Peak District

The Peveril of
The Peak

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Southern
Lake District

Monk Coniston

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Shropshire Hills

Longmynd House

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North York Moors

Larpool Hall

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Walking and Activity Holidays

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Start by using the HF Holiday search tool. It let’s you dive into our wide range of holidays according to all sorts of criteria – where you want to go, what style of walking you like, when you want to travel, which UK country house you want to visit and more.
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