Here at Silver Travel Advisor, we know some of our members have questions about limited mobility holidays and accessible travel. We are firm believers in helping silver travellers to get out and about and enjoy themselves. Whether this is a day trip or a holiday, the emphasis is in solutions and ways to help.
This is why we partner with a number of holiday companies who cater to the needs of mature travellers with accessibility needs. They are the experts in this field and real specialists, as such we encourage you to speak to them directly to discuss your needs.
Able Community Care
Accessible Property is a register set up by two persons who themselves are wheelchair users to assist persons to find suitably adapted accommodation both for residential and holiday purposes.
CS Disabled Holidays
Dementia Adventure organises supported small group and tailored holidays for people living with dementia. They also offer dementia training for family carers and organisations, as well as supported days out.
Disability Holidays Guide
Disability Holidays Guide serves as a guide to international holidays for those with disabilities.
Disabled Access Holidays
Disabled Access Holidays offer wheelchair accessible holidays around the World.
Disabled Holidays is a specialist travel agency committed to providing limited mobility holidays that exceed the needs and wishes of our disabled customers. They claim to have the largest choice of accessible holidays in the UK and abroad.
Enable Holidays is a specialist operator in limited mobility holidays. It audits the accessibility and grading the suitability of accommodation in the UK and abroad for people with mobility impairments. In addition to providing holidays for elderly disabled travellers, Enable also caters for the senior holiday market, slow walkers and people looking for an easier way to get around and enjoy their holiday.
If you are looking for a trip to Africa and want to go on safari, Endeavour Safaris will organise trips for those with limited mobility and disability.
Helping Hands for Holidays
Holidays with Help
Interserve Healthcare (formerly known as Advantage Healthcare) provide a Nurse, Healthcare Assistant or Support Worker to accompany you on holiday in the UK, to support you with your activities of daily living.
Limitless Travel provides tours and packages for people with disabilities, and it’s run by people with disabilities, which means they really understand your requirements as a traveller. You can ask their specialist advisors to plan and book your holiday, tailor made to meet your needs and personal tastes: be it a romantic break in Paris or a group getaway in Spain. Luxury coach trips to Scotland and Devon are on offer too, with fully accessible, luxury coaches and carers on hand to assist you too.
Mobility at Sea
Mobility Corfu is based in Corfu and run by Sally and Clive, who can supply you all year round with your essential holiday items, saving you valuable luggage space and excess baggage costs. They stock a variety of mobility aids delivered to your holiday accommodation.
- Zimmer Frames
- Raised Toilet Seat
- Shower Stool
- Commode Chair
They offer FREE delivery to Sidari, Agios (San) Stefanos, Arillas and St George’s North. For all other areas including the airport or port and central Corfu, prices are available on request by email.
Revitalise (formerly known as Vitalise) is a national charity providing respite holidays for disabled people and carers, with 24-hour on-call nursing care and personal support. The charity can cater for nearly 150 different disabilities.
The Holiday Homes Trust
The Holiday Homes Trust, is a registered national charity, which provides very reasonably priced self-catering holiday accommodation for any family whose quality of life is diminished by disability or infirmity. The holiday is for a whole family or group in which one or more persons has a disability. The accommodation is mainly in suitable caravans and a smaller number of chalets.
Tourism for All UK
Tourism for All UK is a national charity dedicated to standards of world-class tourism which are welcoming to all. Tourism for All UK contains the knowledge gained over the past 35 years in providing information to the public, especially to older or disabled people, on where their specific access needs can be met so that they can fully participate in travel and leisure.
Traveleyes provides the perfect holiday for visually impaired travellers and sighted travellers too! In small groups, with a tour manager, the former pair with the latter, who guide and share the world through their eyes. It’s a wonderful opportunity to travel the world and have wonderful experiences. Suitable for solos, couple and friends. Sighted travellers enjoy up to 50% discount.
Warner Leisure Hotels
Warner Leisure Hotels are well known for their short break holidays mainly in mansion style accommodation. They do not offer care assistance, but they have a number of rooms for disabled persons. Warners are well known for their live nightly live entertainment, high standard of food on a half board basis and offering a range of spa and leisure facilities.
Accessibility and assistance information can be found on Silver Travel Advisor’s holiday company pages and also on our Accessible Holidays page.#
This 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.
- Questions to ask as a limited mobility traveller
- Suggestions for activities for limited mobility travelers while on holiday
- Companies and Properties around the UK which offer accessible accommodation
- 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