UK family holidays at Center Parcs

Make your family break one to remember forever at Center Parcs.

Choose from one of five UK locations, make yourselves at home in your luxury forest lodge, try a new activity together or simply stroll along the tree-lined paths before selecting from our range of restaurants for a family meal.

A short family holiday at Center Parcs is the perfect opportunity to escape and enjoy quality time together. Your time with us can be as relaxed or as action-packed as you like, but with the choice of a 3 night weekend break, a 4 night midweek break or a full week stay, up to 200 activities and 400 acres of woodland, one thing’s for sure: you’ll never be bored!

Family breaks tailored by you

Because every family is different, every Center Parcs break is different too. But if you've never visited before, here's an idea of what you can expect.

Luxurious forest lodges

From cosy corner sofas and open-plan living areas to chalkboards and games rooms, our lodges are made with families in mind.

From stylish Woodland Lodges with home comforts and essentials, to Exclusive Lodges with sauna, outdoor hot tub, games room and daily maid service, all of our accommodation is nestled deep in the forest, giving you and your family the space to relax and reconnect.

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Playing pool in our Exclusive lodge

Try something new together

A short family holiday at Center Parcs is the perfect chance to try something new together. Choose from up to 200 indoor and outdoor activities available, from Archery and Canoeing to Wall Climbing and Forest Crafts.

Our range of Family Adventures are great for spending time together; discover your inner explorer with Den Building and Decorating, set a family challenge with Adventure Golf or get back to nature and Build a Habitat Box.

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Den building on a family holiday

Family friendly dining

We know how tricky it can be to keep everyone happy at mealtimes, but with more than 10 restaurants available, including high street favourites Strada and Bella Italia, we’re confident there’s something on the menu for all appetites. Why not try Huck’s American Bar and Grill? With a great atmosphere and choice of burgers, wings, steaks, salads and the popular Surfboard Platter, perfect for sharing, it’s easy to see why it’s a family favourite.

Many of our restaurants and cafés have play areas for little ones, as well as baby stations with free baby food and bottle warming facilities.

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Family friendly restaurant at Center Parcs

Make the most of your break

With up to 400 acres of beautiful woodland to discover at each Village, make nature your playground on your next family holiday. Enjoy our outdoor play areas for hours of fun, see who can make the biggest sandcastle on the beach, or explore the forest by bike.

Also included in the cost of your break is unlimited access to the Subtropical Swimming Paradise. Heated to a balmy 29.5˚ all year-round, you can make a splash in the family pool, take a dip in the heated Jacuzzis or get wet and wild on our range of family slides and rides.

Ps: did you know that if you’re visiting with 10 or more people, our Group Bookings Co-ordinator can help take the hassle from booking activities and restaurants? Take advantage of this free service by calling the Contact Centre on 03448 267 723.

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Family favourite subtropical swimming paradise

Escape on one of our relaxing short family holidays

Family breaks with a difference

Lodges nestled in the forest. Wildlife welcoming you at the door. Tree Trekking through the canopy. There really is no other family break like Center Parcs. From the moment you pass the welcome sign to the moment you wave goodbye at the departure lodge, you have uninterrupted and unadulterated time to spend together.

At Center Parcs you set the pace – whether you wish to fill the day with adventure or spend it in your pyjamas relaxing in your Lodge, the choice is yours.


• Spend quality family time together

• Lodges nestled in the forest made with families in mind

• Up to 200 indoor and outdoor activities

• A range of family-friendly restaurants, from Indian to American

• Up to 400 acres for your family to explore each day

• Squeeze the most out of your break from 10am Friday (10.30am at Whinfell Forest) until 10pm Monday (lodge checkout is at 10am)

People in the Subtropical Swimming Paradise