Luxury Family Holidays at Saunton Sands Hotel

Situated on the stunning North Devon coast our luxury family hotel has direct access to the golden sandy beach below where families can feel real freedom in a superbly safe natural environment. Run through the dunes, learn to surf, build endless sandcastles or simply paddle in the sea.

Let us look after the children while you take the opportunity to relax with cocktails by the pool and a good book, indulge in Source Spa and Wellness by treating yourself to a luxury spa treatment or by enjoying a scrumptious afternoon tea.

Your family break will include; 

PLUS: Did you know we were the winners of Best for Families category at the Condé Nast Johansens Awards for Excellence 2017 and finalists for 2021.  An award we are extremely proud of. 

What are you waiting for? Discover all our breaks below:

Easter School Holidays

Easter School Holidays

2nd - 18th April 2021

From just £115 per person per night 

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Whitsun School Holiday

Whitsun School Holiday

29th May - 6th June 2021

From just £155 per person per night 

Usually a sell-out so book early to secure your room.

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Summer Holidays

Summer Holidays

17th July - 1st September 2021

From £155 per person per night

Family accommodation and self catering apartments selling fast!

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October Half Term

October Half Term

23rd - 31st October 2021

Prices from £120 per person per night 

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2021 Festive Breaks

2021 Festive Breaks

From £105 per adult per night

Under 8's stay free during November - 23rd December 2020

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February Half Term

February Half Term

February 2022 - details coming soon!

From just £110 per person per night 

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Family break offers

  • Under 8's stay FREE during June 2021
  • ​​​​​​Under 8's stay FREE 1st November - 23rd December 2021

To make a booking please call our Reservations Team on 01271 890212 or book online below:

Please note for families with 3+ children and apartment bookings please call our Reservations Team direct.

BABY & TODDLER BREAKS

BABY & TODDLER BREAKS

Take a family break to the sea with your tiny tots with a hotel that thinks of everything plus children up to 3 years stay free!

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NON SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

NON SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

Escape with your family for a weekend family break and benefit from some fab discounts!

Under 8’s stay free throughout June and 1st November - 23rd December 2021

Also, if staying over a Saturday June - September, children aged 10+ get a FREE surf lesson!

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Family things to do...

The Tarka Trail

The Tarka Trail

Enjoy a breathtaking day of cycling along the unique trail based on the famous book, Tarka The Otter. The perfect way to enjoy some of the most stunning scenery and views in Britain.

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North Devon Wake Park

North Devon Wake Park

An action-packed day out perfect for friends and family who want to take on a exhilarating day of activities at the Aqua Park. Activities include wakeboarding, paddleboarding, volleyball and slacklining.

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Coasteering

Coasteering

We can organise a day of coasteering in Croyde with local specialist, Rock and Rapid Adventures. They will provide all the equipment and training you need for an amazing experience, as you swim, climb and jump your way along the dramatic North Devon coast.

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Watermouth Castle

Watermouth Castle

A beautiful Victorian castle holding unique treasures and collections is adjacent to a family theme park with electrifying rides and soft play areas for little ones, all set within picturesque gardens to wander.

Guest discount: 20% off entry fee

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Air Extreme - Indoor Trampoline Park

Air Extreme - Indoor Trampoline Park

Bounce, flip and let loose on the wall-to-wall trampolines inside Air Extreme for an exciting activity for all the family. Situated in Barnstaple (25 minutes from us), the park offers a wide range of fun sessions from disco to fitness.

Guest discount:  10% off Extreme Jump Sessions

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The Big Sheep and The Milky Way

The Big Sheep and The Milky Way

You haven’t really experienced the best of countryside life until you’ve placed your bets and gleefully supported your hopeful sheep into victory at the The Big Sheep’s sheep race. An assortment of other farmyard animals are there to pet, feed and admire too before enjoying the indoor play area and queuing up for a spin on the small rollercoaster. The Milky Way is fantastic entertainment for families wanting to get spooked in The Clone Zone, let loose on the dodgems and get stuck into other goings-on. Also includes an indoor play area and a small rollercoaster.

Big Sheep guest discount: 1 FREE CHILD per 2 paying adults

www.thebigsheep.co.uk

Milky Way guest discount: £2.50 off entry fee per person
www.themilkyway.co.uk