A PLACE TO SPEND TIME WITH THE KIDS

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.

BOWOOD HOUSE & GARDENS ADVENTURE PLAYGROUND

By Car: 1.7 miles (7 mins)  | By Foot: 1 mile (21 mins)

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.

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REME MUSEUM

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.

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CITY OF BATH

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.

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STUDLEY GRANGE BUTTERFLY WORLD & CRAFT VILLAGE

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.

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PEWSEY VALE RIDING CENTRE

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.

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NEED SOMEWHERE TO STAY?

Team your Wiltshire adventure with a stay here at Bowood Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort…