Traveling with little ones can be stressful even at the best of times. That’s why we’ve put together this short guide to our top kid-friendly hotels and holiday spots in the U.K. and Ireland. Not only are these hotels located in some amazing destinations, they’re packed with fun activities and surprises that are sure to put a smile on even the grumpiest little one’s face.
Explore the exciting city of Edinburgh with history, culture and treats at every turn, from kid friendly story and ghost tours, sightseeing and amazing museums and attractions like Camera Obscura & World of Illusions where your little ones at the right angle may look like the big ones in the family. Then come back to a hotel that’s perfect for the kiddies. From a dedicated kids check-in, a very ‘splash-able’ swimming pool and dedicated breakfast corner with all the treats, to PlayStation 4s for hire, the Radisson Blu Hotel, Edinburgh City Centre has something to entertain the kids no matter what their age.
Located on the stunning Wild Atlantic Way on Ireland’s West Coast, the Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa, Sligo is perfect for those families who love the great outdoors. After you’re done horseback riding or visiting the country’s largest bird of prey centre, you and the kids can have a splash in the kid specific pool and take advantage of the swimming lessons that are offered! After all the outdoor adventures from exploring the 13th century Sligo Abbey to capturing castles and parks around beautiful Sligo, you will be glad to rest up in one of our family or adjoining rooms with comfy beds and views of the mountains of sea.
Dive into fun and excitement in Dublin with the wee ones, explore the capital city with a range of kid friendly and family attractions from the extremely popular Dublin Zoo and amazing museums, to delightful parks and gardens for you to explore at your own pace. Our Dublin hotels offer a perfect place to rest, relax and get ready for the next day of adventures.
Durham is a delight for all the family, from exploring its ancient history around Durham Cathedral to actually living it at Beamish where you can walk through the decades and centuries of the North East. If that’s not enough you can even go on an adventure with Alpacas before relaxing in one of our comfy beds, the Radisson Blu Hotel, Durham offers families interconnecting rooms so parents – and kids – can enjoy their own space and rest up for more adventures ahead. It’s the perfect place to enjoy sweet dreams after a day filled with fun and adventure!
BELFAST, NORTHERN IRELAND
Get out and about in Belfast, from learning about the history of the Titanic, to taking on the Giant’s Causeway, or simply sitting back and relaxing on one of the family friendly City Sightseeing tours where you can hop-on and hop-off at a range of attractions. Once you’ve finished exploring relax at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Belfast, on the banks on the river Lagan and rest up in one of our family or connected rooms.
Soak up some adventures in Southend-on-Sea, with a beach, amusements, a pier and a theme park on the seafront – Adventure Island, this coastal town was built for family fun. Don’t forget to keep yourself fuelled with some lovely seaside snacks and tasty treats, maybe after any roller coasters though. When you’re finally full of food and excitement you can relax just minutes from all the attractions at Park Inn by Radisson Palace, Southend on Sea, with sea views, family and connected rooms this is the perfect place to rest and relax.