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Holly Loftus
9th March 2022

Are you looking for a mini getaway with the family? Or looking to explore the stunning towns and villages with a base to retreat back to? Well, it's a good thing we have put together a round up some family friendly accommodation that may just be the thing you're looking for.

Immerse yourself in nature and nestle down at one of Kent's glamping spots. Or, enjoy the change in scenery and go for something totally different and unique! Whatever you decide, when the time comes to pack your suitcases and the holiday begins, just know you'll feel comfort and warmth when one of Kent's accommodations welcomes you for your stay.

Keepers Cottages

When looking for the perfect family getaway, it’s one thing for sure that you have to find the ideal accommodation that ticks the boxes of all your family requirements. So whatever that may be, Keepers Cottages is sure to have something up their sleeve, and to make things easier, we’ve narrowed it down to these 7 accommodation below, which we think might catch your eye.

Oldestairs House, Kingsdown 

Victory at Cliffe, Kingsdown

Downs Cottage, Kingsdown

Poplar Farm House, Sandwich

Sonnet Cottage, Hammill

Stone Hall Farmhouse, Deal

Flamingo House, Whitstable

The Hop Farm

After exploring this iconic Kent farm, we wouldn’t blame you if you didn’t want to end your trip there, so don’t! Nestle down with your tent somewhere amongst the 500 acres of beautiful space at the  award-winning campsite. With wash room facilities on site and of course the Hop Farm children's park, complete with cafes, bars and restaurant, this might just be the perfect family staycation you’ve been looking for.

Belmont House

Walnut Tree Cottage is the perfect tucked away accommodation for a small family looking to explore the Kent countryside. This cosy self-catering cottage has 2 bedrooms and is decorated with wooden beams and a blazing fireplace. Based in the ideal location for family walks, making the perfect base to visit the surrounding towns, including the well-known harbour town of Whitstable and the popular market town of Faversham.

Fagin's Den

Cosy down with the family at this unique holiday accommodation and stay at Fagin's Den in Broadstairs. This Dickensian themed holiday cottage has everything you’d hoped for and more, showcasing its unique theme throughout the cottage’s décor, with furniture, memorabilia, books, games and artwork creating the ambience of the Victorian era. Why not take your experience here to the extreme and have the family dress up as an Oliver Twist character in the costumes provided and go on the hunt for Fagin’s hidden stash with a treasure hunt for the adults and children.

Birchington Vale Holiday Park

Located close to seaside towns of Birchington, Westgate on sea, Ramsgate & Margate, Birchington Vale Holiday Park is the home to luxury lodges that make the ideal family staycation. Facilities include an indoor pool, adventure playground, entertainment venues and so much more! If that doesn’t persuade your little ones to visit here then we don’t know what else will. But, don’t worry adults, there’s plenty of facilities you’ll be sure to love too, including a family bar, crazy golf courses and a sun terrace for those desperately needed summer days.

Magical Margate Townhouse

So the family is coming together for a much needed holiday and you’re on the hunt for the ideal place that can accommodate you all. Luckily for you, the Magical Margate Townhouse is ready to host, with eight en-suit bedrooms with quirky upcycled furniture and a spacious reception room big enough for the whole family to gather, eat and play! Without forgetting to mention the ideal location of this townhouse, where you’ll find Dreamland and Turner Contemporary close by.

Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve

Searching for a unique short break for the family? You’ve come to the right place, because you’ll be in for a swinging time at a stay with Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve. Whether you choose the cosy, heated wooden camping pods, a staycation in the sky with one of their luxury treehouses or a family safari tent, you’ll be sure to capture all the stunning views and amazing habitats within the reserve.

Lillyroo’s Camping and Glamping

Take the family on the ultimate wild staycation with Lilliroo’s Camping and Glamping. Set up camp in one of their fully natural Cotton Bell Tents that are nestled within a completely ECO friendly environment. This warm and cosy retreat is based upon some super fun outdoor activities, including walks, fishing and riding trails. Just to add to the experience, you can receive freshly cooked breakfast produced from local suppliers and relax in front of the log burner in their barn and bar area. What more could you want?!

Elmley Nature Reserve

Head over to Elmley Nature Reserve for a wonderful family break that offers a range of accommodation to suit your unique family. From cosy colourful rooms to shepherds huts and cabins, as well as beautifully dressed bell tents that are nestled in the perfect spot to capture the picturesque views of the surrounding area. Wherever your family decides to head to, you’ll be in the perfect place to roam and explore, watch wildlife as well as a secret beach that is open to staying guest at high tide during the summer months.