Accessible Holiday Information
Below you will find a list of accessible holiday providers. All information was correct at the time of publication. If you know of a good accessible venue that does not appear on the list, please feel free to let us know about it by getting in touch through our contact form.
3 Atlantic Reach
Contact: Julia Onslow-Cole
Situated in the grounds of 17th century Carworgie Manor estate and overlooking open countryside, ideally located for exploring all that Cornwall has to offer.
In a prime, quiet position on the perimeter of the 50 acre resort No 3 Atlantic Reach is a disabled friendly spacious property, offering bright and modern accommodation for up to 9 guests.
B2, Speldhurst Business Park
Telephone: 01892 860207
The 3H Fund specialises in providing subsidised group holidays for people with physical disabilities. Where funds allow, they also provide grants to families on low income, who have a disabled member. This is to enable them to have a holiday in the UK.
Accessible Holiday Cottages
Telephone: 01992 504201 Mobile: 07970924958
These four self-catering cottages are converted from stables. All four cottages are wheelchair accessible and have shower rooms with non-slip floors, wheel-in showers and self propelled shower chairs if needed. One of the cottages is fitted with a ceiling track hoist.
A wheelchair, hearing loop and walking frame are also available.
Anglers’ Utopia Limited
Telephone: 01409 221559
Anglers’ Utopia is near Bude, in Cornwall. It has three holiday villas which are at ground floor level, with accessible showers or whirlpool baths. These can sleep 2 – 7 people each. There is a choice of twelve lakes, with disabled access, which are stocked with carp and golden tench. This holiday development also has 7 pagodas, a heated indoor swimming pool, a sauna and a Jacuzzi with priority given to people with disabilities.
The Bond Hotel
120 Bond Street
Telephone: 01253 341218
The Bond Hotel has 65 rooms, en suite wet floor shower bathrooms and free use of any equipment guests may need. There is also nightly entertainment and discounts for group bookings.
Blagdon Farm Country Holidays
Telephone: 01409 211509
Blagdon Farm is an award-winning cottage site, set in 12 acres of West Devon countryside.
The site consists of 8 fully accessible, self-catering holiday cottages. There is also a heated indoor hydrotherapy pool and licensed bistro, on site, both of which are wheelchair accessible.
Kielder Centre: 01434 250232
Exmoor Centre: 01598 763221
Lake District Centre: 01768 772255
The Calvert Trust has over 30 years experience in providing activities for people with disabilities. They cater for people of all ages and abilities.
Can be Done Limited
14 Lyon Road
Telephone: 0208 9072400
Can Be Done Limited offer wheelchair accessible holiday choices, in over 30 different destinations abroad.
Telephone: 0844 4842770 (Calls are charged at local rate).
Cruising Holidays specialise in arranging cruising holidays for people with disabilities. Many people with disabilities find that cruising is one of the most convenient and enjoyable holidays available, with an outstanding choice of ships and itineraries available to choose from. Cruising Holidays are accessible to guests who are wheelchair dependent, blind or partially sighted, deaf or hard of hearing, dialysis (including haemodialysis) or oxygen dependent and also to guests who require special diets. Qualified nursing staff are available to travel with clients who do not have a companion and are unable to travel alone.
39 Station Street
Telephone: 0871 222 4939
Enable Holiday offer a range of over 200 accessible apartments, hotels and villas abroad. These suit people with varying degrees of mobility: Disabled People with Limited Mobility, Wheelchair Users and Slow Walkers.
All properties have been visited and checked by an Enable Auditor.
Harriet Davis Trust
1 Bryncelyn Way
Telephone: 01834 845197
The Trust provides four self-catering holiday houses in Pembrokeshire, for families with disabled children at economical prices.
Three houses are in the Tenby area and are fully adapted and equipped for physically disabled children and the fourth, in Narberth, has been adapted for children with autism and other learning disabilities.
I Need a Holiday Too
21 Rue St Jean
Telephone: 0800 9496801
I Need a Holiday Too is run by Jaqui and Alan Alban. Jacqui spent 8 years in a wheelchair, and became interested in accessible travel.
They own six wheelchair accessible, self contained apartments. Each apartment can accommodate up to six people and has grab rails, a level-access shower with shower chair and an alarm system.
I Need a Holiday Too also offers accessible transport and qualified personal support workers.
Maison des Landes Hotel
Telephone: 01534 481683
This hotel has been specially designed to meet the needs of people with disabilities, their families or escorts. There is a large heated indoor pool with hoists and a ramped side for easy access.
Special equipment is available, from the hotel, including hoists, hospital beds, ripple mattresses, electric and manual wheelchairs, zimmer frames, monkey poles, commodes, bottles and bed protection equipment either free or at a nominal charge
The Hotel also provides a wide range of in-house evening entertainment ranging from bingo evenings, karaoke, 'pub' quizzes, ten-pin bowling, boules/petanque and visiting entertainment.
Greyhound Farm House
Telephone: 01285 740491
Option Holidays run holidays, in the UK and abroad, for adults with learning disabilities.
These holidays are escorted, the normal ratio being one member of staff to every four or five clients. However one-to-one support can be arranged if needed.
Once on holiday clients are involved in deciding the nature of the outings and activities they would like to do.
Strode Park Foundation
Strode Park House
Telephone: 01227 373292
Strode Park offers two beautifully situated bungalows designed for people with disabilities to enjoy a self catering holiday within easy reach of a host of amenities. The bungalows are surrounded by 14 acres of mature gardens with unique stone carved fountain, large pond, woodland walk and open air theatre.
Each bungalow has two twin bedrooms, one of which has an electronic operated height adjustable bed. They are also equipped with overhead electric hoists which run from each bedroom into the shower room/toilet. The shower and toilet facilities are designed within a 'wet room' and include a shower seat and wall support bars for those who need it.
Strode Park's holiday bungalows provide self-catering holiday accommodation without care. However, Strode Park's Domiciliary Care Service 'ComCare' may be able to offer a care service during your stay.
Self-catering Holidays from
50 Scrutton Street
Tel: 08456 584478
Fax: 0207 452 2001
The Promenade Hotel
Telephone: 01643 702572
This hotel has fully accessible rooms, each with an emergency call system and wheel-in shower, with fixed and manual hoists available.
The hotel runs its own excursions during the week in its own specially adpted minibus.
Wheelchair and scooter hire available as well as oxygen hire.
West Shore Hotel
Telephone: 01492 876833
The West Shore is situated where the twin limestone peaks of Great and Little Orme meet in Llandudno.
It has 18 rooms and disabled parking. It also boasts wheel-in showers, overhead and mobile hoists, emergency call points and adjustable beds. It is possible for guests to hire scooters, wheelchairs and oxygen.
Tall Ship Voyages
Jubilee Sailing Trust
12 Hazel Road, Woolston,
Telephone: 023 8044 9108
Jubilee Sailing Trust is a registered charity which owns and operates two tall ships, designed and built specifically to enable people with physical disabilities to sail.
On this voyages it is possible to take the helm, set the sails and keep watch, all regardless of physical ability and previous sailing knowledge. These trips are subsided and the charity also offers extra bursary funding and fundraising advice for those individuals who might struggle to afford the full voyage cost.
Tourism For All
Shap Road Industrial Estate
Telephone: 0303 303 0146
Tourism For All is a national charity, concerned with ensuring tourism is welcoming to all. They have over 30 years experience of providing tourism information to the public. Their website offers information on places to go, stay, and visit both in the UK and abroad.
Shap Road Industrial Estate
Telephone: 0303 303 0145
Vitalise is a national charity providing short breaks, respite care and holidays to visually impaired people, people with physical disabilities and carers. They also offer one of the most diverse volunteer programmes in the UK.