Here at Silver Travel Advisor, we are frequently asked questions about limited mobility and accessible travel. We are firm believers in helping silver travellers to get out and about and to enjoy themselves. Whether this is a day trip or a holiday, the emphasis is on solutions and ways to help.
The following list is offered by way of suggestion and information that we hope will be useful to you. It’s accurate to the best of our knowledge, but we cannot be held responsible for any errors. If you can’t find what you are looking for, simply contact us at [email protected] and we will do our best to assist.
Companies with good facilities for limited mobility guests
Original Cottages offer properties around England and Wales, with several allowing pets too. Check the accommodation has all that you require before you book.
Parkdean Resorts have caravans, lodges and touring options available at 67 UK coastal, country and lakeside locations. Accommodation adaptations can include external ramps, wider corridors, more spacious bedrooms, sliding interior doors, bathroom handrails, a raised toilet base and fold down shower seats. Each location may offer slightly different properties.
Regional properties with accessible facilities
Bond Hotel Blackpool
Bond Hotel state “All our care packages, which are delivered by expertly trained and friendly staff, are tailored to suit the guest and the level of care they require. We cater for those with physical and learning disabilities, those with mental health needs and individuals with hearing and visual impairments.” Fully accessible cabaret every night. See full article
Hotels and services in Eastbourne
This is a list of hotels in Eastbourne with facilities for disabled persons.
The Grove Hotel Bournemouth
Coldblow FarmColdblow Farm offers a range of holiday accommodation on top of the Kent Downs (also a riding school). Caters for couples, or small to large groups, including those in need of accessible accommodation for wheelchairs.
Maison des Landes Hotel
Maison des Landes Hotel in Jersey has been catering for guests with all manner of disabilities since the 1960s. They endeavour to provide everything guests may require, from electric beds to ceiling hoists, as well as wheel-in wet rooms and a large, readily accessible hydrotherapy pool.
Merton House Holiday Hotel
Merton House in Herefordshire is for the elderly frail and people with disabilities. It claims to be ideally suited for guests requiring the use of a wheelchair.
Sunnymeade Guest House
Sunnymeade is a dog friendly guest house with a large enclosed garden near Woolacombe, Devon. With disabled friendly accommodation, can cater for all guests in comfort.
Warner Leisure Hotels
Warner Leisure Hotels stay in accessible country house hotels or seaside villages with daytime activities & live evening entertainment. Silver Traveller discounts – quote PHC Silver.
Woodsedge Cottage, Kirkennan Estate, Scotland
A few further UK properties that are accessible, including an assortment of cabins/cottages, even yurts! Read more. There are further helpful suggestions here, although we do recommend talking to property owners or hotel managers to be sure you will have everything you need for your holiday.
Enjoy the Rough Guide to Accessible Britain for many fabulous ideas and suggestions for exploring or days out.
You may also find interesting:
- Questions to ask as a limited mobility traveller
- Suggestions for activities for limited mobility travelers while on holiday
- Specialist companies for those with limited mobility or accessibility requirements
- Air, Rail, Coach and Taxi services for limited mobility and accessibility requirements
- Tips, ideas and useful websites for those travelling with a wheelchair, limited mobility or disability
- Useful travel sites for dementia, dialysis, oxygen, carers and general information