Child friendly hotels in Southampton to enjoy this summer!

During the summer holidays you may be looking to enjoy some time away with the family. Finding things to do in Southampton is easy, but finding child friendly hotels which offer special family deals and entertainment for children, is another!

Here you’ll find some child friendly hotels in Southampton that will help make your summer holidays something to remember!

Hilton Southampton

The Hilton Southampton are certainly set up to welcome families. With a selection of family rooms (with sofa beds), interconnecting rooms and can cribs provided for the little ones. In their restaurant children under 5 eat for free, while the older children have the option to choose from the special Kids Menu which has all the favourites, from treats with chips to other healthier options.

The Hilton Southampton also offer Paultons Park, Peppa Pig Packages which can be booked directly through their website – and when Peppa Pig fans stay, they can watch Peppa Pig on the TV in a reserved area of their lounge.

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Marriott Meon Valley

An unforgettable luxury experience awaits you at Meon Valley Marriott Hotel & Country Club. This secluded hotel is set on 225 acres of rolling hills in the spectacular Southampton countryside, not far from the cruise terminal.  Indulge yourself on Sunday’s with a home cooked roast and surround yourself with friends and family. The Broadstreet Restaurant & Bar is the perfect setting for you to sit back, relax and enjoy.

Sunday Lunch is available from just £9.95, Children aged 5 – 12 eat half price and under 5’s eat free!

Marwell Hotel

Marwell Hotel is one of the most child-friendly hotels you will find. From the children’s menus through to our extensive woodland grounds with children’s outdoor play area and Marwell Zoo on our doorstep, your kids will never be bored. And when the children are entertained and happy, it means the grown-ups get to enjoy themselves too! Marwell hotel are delighted to offer:

  • Children’s outdoor play area in woodland grounds
  • Selection of outdoor garden games and board games
  • Activity packs for all children on arrival
  • Healthy and appealing children’s menu
  • Children’s drinks menu
  • DVD player and children’s movies on request
  • Indoor heated swimming pool – no restriction on the times that children are welcome
  • Special family rooms equipped with bunk beds
  • Rubber ducks and woodland cuddly toy animals available for sale
  • Fantastic array of local attractions for children – Marwell Zoo, The Adventure Barn, Paultons Theme Park and Peppa Pig World, The Winchester Science Centre and Planetarium and more…


Mercure Centre Dolphin Hotel

The Mercure Centre Dolphin Hotel offers up to 2 children (under 12’s) to stay in a room with an adult free of charge and eat breakfast for free too. They also have a fantastic children’s menu and plenty of colouring available during dinner time too. On busy weekends such as Easter or when they know they have lots of children in they set up a games area within the hotel. The games are available at any time throughout the year too in case the area isn’t set up!

MacDonald Botley Park Hotel and Spa

The MacDonald Botley Park Hotel and Spa has some great offers available for families:

Peppa Pig Family Break from £186.00 per night.

  • Ovenight stay for two adults and one child
  • Dinner for the adults
  • Full English breakfast
  • 1 day pass to Paulton’s Family Theme Park
  • Childrens’ check-in with their own key card
  • Goody bag
  • Childrens’ activity corner (during school holidays)
  • Complimentary use of the leisure facilities 

Holiday Inn Winchester

At the Holiday Inn Winchester a child under 13 sharing a room with their parents can enjoy breakfast and dinner for free! They will need to eat from the children’s menu and the accompanying adults eat with them in the restaurant.

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