Family Friendly Country Hotels

From spellbinding estates to tranquil manor houses, English Country House offers you an affordable way to escape into the wild for a night or two where a friendly atmosphere is a given.

With thirteen hidden treasures tucked away in all corners of the English country side, you can be sure of a relaxing and rejuvenating trip to enjoy with family and friends.

Whether your looking for a weekend family break or planning your next family holiday, at our family-friendly hotels we’re certain the children will feel right at home, and at all our hotels, under 5’s eat breakfast each day for free.


Family friendly hotels in Berkshire

Recognised by the Queen, Berkshire is full of rich historic sites and museums from Stonehenge to Windsor Castle. It’s home to the famous Lego Land resort; the UK’s favourite kids theme park, and if your a Downton Abbey fan, Berkshire offers numerous cultural and theme tours, with the Highclere Castle tour been the favourite choice.

De Vere Beaumont Estate


De Vere Beaumont Estate in Berkshire
As well as the 40 acres of grounds for the kids to explore, De Vere Beaumont Estate is located 5 miles away from LEGOLAND, a must visit child-orientated theme park and resort. There are also numerous parks close by as well as the famous Windsor castle which is the oldest and largest occupied castle in the world. De Vere Beaumont Estate understands that family comes first; which is why they have family rooms with bags of space and beds so comfortable that even the kids might want a lie-in one morning. They have recently refurbished rooms for families of three with a double bed and an extra bed for kids under 12, and they have family rooms for four which offers a double bed and a double sofa bed, perfect for two children under 12.


De Vere Wokefield Estate in Berkshire
Families can discover the best of both worlds here with both rural and city attractions just moments away. Think castles, ancient forts, farms and wildlife on one hand, combined with luxury bars and shops, as well as grand racecourses and sports stadiums. De Vere Wokefield Estate has recently gone through a big refurbishment, so at the end of a busy day there is no better place to rest your head than in their comfy family bedrooms. They also have a welcoming on-site restaurant, some great leisure facilities and an outdoor activity centre with highropes and a climbing wall.


De Vere Wokefield Estate

Family friendly hotels in Buckinghamshire

On London’s doorstep, Buckinghamshire is home to a number of charming villages, attractive market towns and exhilarating outdoor activities perfect for all ages. Whether you fancy going indoor karting for the day, swinging from the treetops at Go Ape or visiting an alpaca farm, Buckinghamshire can certainly keep the children entertained.

De Vere Latimer Estate


De Vere Latimer Estate in Buckinghamshire
Home to some of England’s most characteristic woodlands and pretty Chiltern Hills, as well as popular attractions such as the Harry Potter Studios. Discover De Vere Latimer Estate’s recently refurbished bedrooms, brand new restaurant and beautifully renovated Library lounge. Surrounded by nature trails, parks and gardens there’s plenty for families to explore.


De Vere Horwood Estate in Buckinghamshire
Known for it’s distinctive russet bricks and set in acres of stunning grounds, De Vere Horwood Estate Combines the old with the new, think original features along with 21st-century modern and stylish bedrooms.The welcoming restaurant features a British menu of classic dishes. With plenty to do near by such as Silverstone Race Circuit, Woburn Abbey, Milton Keynes Xscape and Milton Keynes Shopping Centre, we’re sure everyone will love it.

De Vere Horwood Estate

Family friendly hotels in Cheshire

Cheshire is home to museums, halls and theatres as well as a number of family friendly activities, from the famous Chester Zoo, to falconry centres, escape rooms and white water rafting. With all this on your doorstep, why go anywhere else?

De Vere Cranage Estate


De Vere Cranage Estate in Cheshire
Set in the heart of the Cheshire countryside with 20 acres of magical gardens to wander. De Vere Cranage Estate has a number of walking and jogging trails nearby, but with a gym, indoor pool, outdoor tennis courts and a games bar, you may not even want to leave the resort. On-site their is a welcoming restaurant and beds full of comfort, just waiting for you to arrive, and if you’re feeling wild, this place is only a short distant to Chester Zoo.

Family friendly hotels in Gloucestershire

Gloucestershire; think the Cotswolds – valley’s, rivers, lake’s and greenery. If your little ones love wildlife then this is the place for you. From birds of prey centers, to Go Ape and crazy golf, you’ll never be far from an activity in Gloucestershire.


De Vere Cotswold Water Park in Gloucestershire
Fancy wandering the nature trails or taking up water sports? You need to visit the Cotswolds for your next family break. De Vere Cotswold Water Park is the perfect place to unwind, with two bedroom lakeside family suites complete with kitchen and lounge, great leisure facilities and two welcoming restaurants, there really is no better place to explore the great outdoors.

De Vere Cotswold Water Park

De Vere Tortworth Court


De Vere Tortworth Court in Gloucestershire
The beautifully renovated Cotswold estate is on the doorstep to a number of historic castles, formal gardens and many walking routes that guide you through the southern Cotswold hills. With country heritage style bedrooms, relaxed dining options and brillaint leisure facilities, De Vere Tortworth Court is the perfect option for your family break with 30 acres of greenland to wander, and access to an arboretum.



Family friendly hotels in Hertfordshire

Hertfordshire has a mist great family attractions, from Harry Potter tours and theatre shows, to wildlife parks, farms and museums. Your bound to find something for everyone here.


De Vere Theobalds Estate in Hertfordshire
A wonderful Georgian mansion with 55 acres of parkland to explore. De Vere Theobalds Estate is a great choice for a family break, with wildlife parks and rich history on it’s doorstep, the Courtyard Restaurant offering modern British cuisine and serving full buffet breakfasts each morning, and the Harry Potter tour just a short drive away. What more could you want to keep the little ones entertained?

De Vere Theobalds Estate

Family friendly hotels in London

London; the capital of England and home to the UK’s best shopping district, you can always find something to do in London. Whether you want to cruise along the River Thames, observe London at it’s best from the London Eye, visit the Warner Bros Studio, take a photo with your idol at Madame Tussauds or go for a ride at Shrek’s Adventure! You’ll be sure to find something for everyone here.

De Vere Devonport House


De Vere Devonport House in London
Overlooking the River Thames and Greenwich Park, De Vere Devonport House situated next to the National Maritime Museum is a Georgian-style hotel and a great family break destination. Whether your interested in riverside walks, live music or history and culture, there is something for everyone here. Visit the on-site restaurant for dinner with a smile, hop on the bus to the O2 Areana and watch a gig, or catch a train and arrive in central London in 20 minutes, the whole family will love De Vere Devonport House.


Family friendly hotels in Northamptonshire

Northamptonshire is full of family attractions and fun things to do no matter what your age or your interests. From Gulliver’s Land family theme park to Llama trekking in the countrysid; you may want to explore it’s famous museums or just have some well deserved retail therapy in one the UK’s leading shopping outlets, Northamptonshire really does have something for the whole family.


De Vere Staverton Estate in Northamptonshire
Get lost in the 140 acres of scenic Northamptonshire countryside that resides at De Vere Staverton Estate. Visit their award-winning restaurant serving a modern European menu in an open theatre kitchen. Relax in the modern leisure club and beauty spa or take up golf on their 18-hole PGA-standard golf course, complete with pro-golf shop and on-site tuition.



De Vere Staverton Estate

Family friendly hotels in Nottinghamshire

Nottinghamshire, the home of Robin Hood is full of rich history, with the famous Sherwood Forest on it’s doorstep and numerous activity centres such as The Adrenalin Jungle and Go Ape, as well as some of the best museums and theatres, you won’t be stuck for something to do here.

De Vere Orchard Hotel


De Vere Orchard Hotel in Nottinghamshire
Think modern rooms with lots of natural light. Dine in a Brasserie-style restaurant, or sip cocktails on the mezzanine level outdoor terrace and two additional rooftop gardens. With plenty of activities near by such as the Natural History Museum and Wollaton Hall as well as numerous golf clubs, you won’t be short of something to do. So let the De Vere Orchard Hotel take care of giving you a good nights sleep.



Family friendly hotels in Surrey

The former home of King Henry VIII, Surrey is just crawling with things to do for all ages. From Chessington World of Adventure, to Hobbledown and Thorpe Park – if waterparks and amusement parks are your thing then this is the destination for your family break. There are also numerous other things to do such as sightseeing trips to palaces, theater’s to catch a show or outdoor activity centers where you can climb as high as the treetops or relax over a spot of golf. You’ll never here the word bored in Surrey.


De Vere Horsley Estate in Surrey
Surrounded by Surrey parkland and complete with leisure center, croquet lawn and a football pitch. Do you like to stay somewhere peaceful and quiet with a warming restaurant that serves hot dinner buffets, yet is only a stone’s throw away from a world of activities set to keep everyone happy? Then De Vere Horsley Estate could be the ideal destination for your next family getaway.

De Vere Horsley Estate

De Vere Selsdon Estate


De Vere Selsdon Estate in Surrey
De Vere Selsdon Estate, has been completely transformed following a recent refurbishment, with a brand new restaurant, renovated orangery and a collection of newly designed bedrooms. This welcoming Surrey hotel is set within acres of grounds, and comes complete with a secret garden that we’re sure your little ones will enjoy exploring. Only 20 miles from Central London, you can be sure to find something for the whole family to enjoy, whether you choose to stay rural with nature reserves, petting farms, castles and royal palaces or head into the city for a little bit of luxury.