Stay Play Explore Leicestershire
Stay Play Explore Leicestershire

Family Fun short breaks in Leicestershire from £149

Welcome to Leicestershire, the perfect place for your fun packed StayPlayExplore family holiday. Located in the heart of the country, this is a destination with plenty to uncover, explore and experience including vibrant market towns, rolling countryside and the National Forest. Don’t forget award winning attractions, waterways and fascinating heritage including the final resting place of King Richard III.

To build your perfect Classic break, simply enter your start date, number of nights and people in the boxes below and we will show you all the exciting options, or click on the boxes to explore more.  For just a small additional cost you could upgrade to one of our PLUS or MAX breaks with more nights and more tickets (available when staying at the Hinckley Island, Hilton Leicester and Sketchley Grange Hotels).

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Here's your choice of family friendly quality hotels

Every short break includes bed and breakfast for 2 adults and 2 children.
Sketchley Grange Hotel & Spa l | Stay Play Explore Leicestershire | UK Family Friendly Hotels

Sketchley Grange Hotel & Spa

Combining a perfect blend of historical character and contemporary design.

Additional child ticket available for this hotel (max 2 adults & 3 children).


Leicester Marriott

Great location off J21 of M1, free parking and good facilities.

Yew Lodge Hotel | Stay Play Explore Leicestershire

Yew Lodge Hotel, Kegworth

Family friendly hotel with swimming pool and Marco's Restaurant on site.

Children up to the age of 12 years can be accommodated at this hotel.

Quorn Grange Hotel | Stay Play Explore Leicestershire

Quorn Grange Hotel

Set in the rural location of Quorn in Leicestershire this hotel has 16 acres of land for families to enjoy wide open space.

Hilton Leicester | Stay Play Explore Leicestershire | UK Family Friendly Hotels

Hilton Leicester

Just 3 miles from the city centre the Hilton is great for families. Swimming pool open.

Additional child ticket available for this hotel (max 2 adults & 3 children)

Holiday Inn Leicester - Wigston | Stay Play Explore Leicestershire

Holiday Inn Leicester - Wigston

Brand new family friendly hotel - each child gets a free goody bag in their bedroom.

Swimming pool

Hilton East Midlands

Hotel situated on junction 24 of M1, swimming pool, comfortable rooms and free parking.

The Link Hotel | Stay Play Explore Leicestershire

The Link

Located off junction 23 of M1, on the outskirts of the town of Loughborough.

(max 2 adults and 2 children plus 1 additional child OR baby in cot)

Appleby Park Hotel | Stay Play Explore Leicestershire

Appleby Park Hotel

Ideally located for many of the Leicestershire StayPlayExplore family attractions.

Jurys Inn Hinckley Island Hotel | Stay Play Explore Leicestershire | UK Family Friendly Hotels

Jurys Inn Hinckley Island Hotel

Family friendly hotel offering free parking, free Wi-Fi, excellent leisure facilities and great dining.

*During Bank Holiday weekends this break costs an additional £10 per night.

Selected hotels can accommodate 3 children from an additional £30 (and £15 for each additional night booked), simply add the total number of children in your party (aged 3-16 years) to the booking form and your short break cost will be calculated. Additional nights can be bought at the time of making your booking for £75 including breakfast (£80 during Bank Holidays). Extra children under 3 years are free so you don't need to include these members of your family in your booking. However, please make a note on your booking form that you will be bringing an extra child under 3 years to alert the hotel.

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