Single Parent Holidays

This is a list of holiday information recommended by single parents for single parents

Please be aware that some of these are more expensive than others and are in no particular order regarding price or popularity.

Women’s Holiday Centre
Payment is by a sliding scale according to income, where the lowest charge for one night, including food, will never exceed one day of benefit entitlement. Read Review...

Mellor Country House
Low cost, self-catering & set in 3 acres of beautiful grounds. Snooker, play room, toys and games. Open March-October.

Magical Mersea Sea View Retreat
Low cost caravan, sleeps up to 8 on Mersea Island, Essex. Single parent owner makes holidays affordable, so you can relax and make magic memories  Read Review...

Trusted Housesitters
Website looking for you to house sit in accommodation all around the world, you just pay the air fare and look after the house. Opportunities to pet sit too!

Care for the Family
Offering low cost single parent holidays, 1-2-1 Challenge to build relationships and & multi activity breaks too, there is a limited bursary scheme.

Family Holiday Association
This charity provides holidays for low income families, who must be referred by a social worker, GP, etc. Send a large SAE for application form.

Country Holidays for City Kids 
FREE holidays for children aged 8-11yrs &  12-15yrs, who are emotionally and financially disadvantaged. You will need a referral.

Mango provides holidays specifically designed for single parent families in England and Europe.

Provide quality, affordable holidays for single parents with a dedicated single parent page which offers up to 50% off hotels.

Single Parents on Holiday Ltd
Escorted holidays providing quality accommodation, activities and kids clubs without charging for two adults. 

Small Families
Departures available for every school holiday giving you a chance for summer sun, winter sun, skiing, cruising or even meeting Santa.

Single Parent Travel Club
The aim of the club is to link single parent families together for days out, short breaks and holidays. Lifetime membership £20.

Holiday Endeavour for Lone Parents (HELP)
HELP is run by people who are or have been lone parents. High quality & low cost accommodation with entertainment for an affordable and enjoyable a family holiday.

Youth Hostels Association (YHA) 
The Youth Hostels Association offers activities, special offers and fantastically low cost holidays at Youth Hostels across England and Wales.

Single with Kids
Breaks range from bunk barns to Mediterranean villas, tents to trips for toddlers, tipis to country houses. The breaks start at £10 a night through to luxury holiday.

The Mother’s Union
Away from it All Holidays (AFIA) is funded by the Mother’s Union, a Christian organisation, aiming to provide holidays for those experiencing times of stress.
Britain's first UK only holiday house swapping site. List your home then contact any member on the website to arrange a swap.

Intervac International Home Exchange
Exchange your home with up to 30,000 families from all walks of life either in the UK or around the world.

Home Base Holidays
Enjoy FREE accommodation for a very economical way to travel. Explore new cultures whilst staying in a homely environment.

Hostelling Abroad 
Membership of the Youth Hostel Association gives access to 5,000 Youth Hostels in 60 countries worldwide.

Happy Days Children’s Charity You can apply for a family holiday if you have a child or children with special needs. These are one week holidays by the seaside or in the countryside, usually in the UK.

Tourism for All 
Support and information for disabled people whose circumstances make access to holidays difficult. 

holidays for single parentsHoliday Homes Trust
Affordable family holidays at popular holiday sites with specially adapted accommodation for people with special needs.
low cost holidaysCCHF All About Kids
Offers breaks to children aged between 7-11, who have experienced violence, low self esteem, bullying, caring responsibilities, severe poverty amongst other things.

To find out about holiday funds for seriously ill or disabled children or holidays for children and adults with special needs visit the Family Holiday Association list of charities.

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