Kent beach scene.
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Kent beach scene.

From relaxed family-friendly country-house hotels to cosy B&Bs or cottages, and from cheerful holiday parks to stylish boutique hotels, South East England has a vast choice of great places to stay with kids. We've highlighted our favourites. See also our detailed destination guides for accommodation in Hampshire (including the New Forest), the Isle of Wight, Sussex and Kent.

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Juniper Hall

South East England
All-inclusive holiday retreat in Surrey suitable for all the family with experienced tutors leading some creative outdoor activities.

Chessington Azteca Hotel

South East England
An Aztec-themed family hotel at Chessington World of Adventures Resort in Surrey.

Malmaison Oxford

South East England
Luxury boutique hotel in the centre of Oxford, with quirky and unusual décor in this former Victorian prison.

Chessington Safari Hotel

South East England
Family-friendly hotel at Chessington World of Adventures Resort.

Legoland® Windsor Resort Hotel

South East England
A fun place to stay with the family, decked from floor to ceiling with LEGO.

Holiday Inn Reading M4 Jct10

South East England
Only a 20-minute drive from Legoland Windsor - you can enjoy a day at the park then some more time exploring the wonders of Berkshire and nearby Surrey.

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New Barn Farm

South East England
Great rural campsite to relax on warm summer evenings whilst the kids run free with the comfort of beds and mod cons, not too far from Oxford and Cambridge.

Cliveden House

South East England, Berkshire
So much space to enjoy, inside and out, plus a swimming pool and babysitting service for evenings when you want a romantic meal for two.

Haven The Orchards

South East England
Family activities and great entertainment from pools to beach picnics, nr Clacton