If you’re planning to visit Wiltshire with the little ones in tow then you’ll be surprised at how many exciting adventures await you out here in the countryside. With a breadth of activities going on all-year-round and during half term times, start planning the perfect family staycation today.
By Car: 1.7 miles (7 mins) | By Foot: 1 mile (21 mins)
Open March – November
Only a short walk (or buggy ride if you’re staying with us) away, you’ll find Bowood House and Gardens Adventure Playground.
Children will be entertained for hours, with the adrenaline-fuelled Adventure Playground featuring a life-size pirate ship to a soft play area for the younger children. A hop, skip and a jump away is Tractor Ted Little Farm with a barn full of friendly farm animals.
By Car: 9.1 miles (16 mins)
For all those with warfare fanatics in the family, the REME Museum is a marvellous morning or afternoon out with the kids.
The museum is home to everything mechanical. From armoured tanks and historic weapons to fun interactive displays, the museum offers a fun and engaging way to learn about the role and history of REME.
By Car: 17.8 miles (42 mins)
Bath offers a unique experience with beautiful architecture, irresistible shopping and iconic attractions for children of all ages.
The City has a diverse collection of museums and attractions including the Roman Baths, Jane Austen Centre and Victoria Park.
By Car: 17.2 miles (33 mins)
Studley Grange is situated just off the M4 and is home to a menagerie of animals and insects including butterflies, meerkats, otters, and not to mention Rigby the Racoon.
Their Craft Village is a creative hub for all ages from 8 to 80. Also onsite is a soft play area and the Butterfly Cafe for refreshments.
By Car: 14.4 miles (28 mins)
Arrange an equestrian expedition with all the family at Pewsey Vale Riding Centre.
Whether you’re an experienced rider or a newbie, Pewsey has a day tailormade to your needs. They offer children’s walkouts, lessons for all ages, trail riding as well as long distance trekking. Please make sure you contact them to pre-arrange to avoid disappointment.
Team your Wiltshire adventure with a stay here at Bowood Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort…