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disabled holiday packages – accessable packages
Disability friendly holiday accommodation
–disabled accommodation in B&Bs, hotels & self-catering
Ashley Victoria Hotel
based: Blackpool, Lancashire, UK
website: Ashley Victoria Hotel
Comfortable hotel, between the Pleasure Beach and town centre, with all main attractions within easy reach. The hotel has large, ground floor, en-suite room with facilities for the less mobile, such as wheelchair access, wet room, grab rails, emergency cords and hearing induction loops. The hotel bar, games room, dinning room and disabled toilets are all on one level on the ground floor and there is a lift to all floors.
Disabled self-catering holiday accommodation across Europe, including apartments, chalets, villas, cottages, farmhouses, castles and mansions. Use 'Extensive Search' then choose the 'Reduced Mobility' option, which can refine a search by: Adapted shower, Adapted toilet, Broad passage, Certified, Elevator, No thresholds and Raised bed. Check the description and floor plan for additional details, often with measurements. Properties are primarily in: Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland and the UK.
Coach House (The)
based: Crookham Cornhill-on-Tweed, Northumberland, UK
website: Coach House
Superb B&B with excellent home-cooking, in Crookham near Berwick. For the mobility impaired there are a selection of spacious ground-floor guest bedrooms. The premier disabled room has low level switches and the bed can be raised; there is a sliding door into the bathroom which features grab rails and a large roll-in shower. The guest lounge and dining rooms are on the ground floor.
Cross Farm Cottages
based: Ormskirk, Lancashire, UK
website: Cross Farm Cottages
Three newly converted self-catering cottages, formerly farm buildings, in rural Lancashire, within reach of Southport, Ormskirk and Liverpool. Disabled facilities include ramped routes, handrails, level entry showers, shower seats or chairs, lever taps – detailed accessibility information is available on the webpage. Each cottage sleeps two (+2); great for fishing, golf, walking and bird watching.
Crown At Marnhull (The)
based: Marnhull, Dorset, UK
website: Crown At Marnhull
B&B at a traditional 16th century thatched inn/pub in rural Dorset. There is one ground floor disabled access room, having the same high level of luxury as the other guest rooms. The room is accessed from the ground floor by a wheelchair ramp and has a full wet room shower and toilet with assistance alarm and hand rails. Included in the tariff is a full Dorset breakfast, using fresh local ingredients.
located: Littlebourne, Kent, UK
website: The Evenhill
Four star accommodation in a characteristic Kentish pub with restaurant serving home cooked food. The Evenhill is located in the village of Littlebourne, between Canterbury and Sandwich. The hotel has 16 en-suite bedrooms, one of which is fully equipped to cater for guests with disabilities; this room has hand rails, an emergency alarm system and lower-level facilities.
located: Abtenau, Salzburg, Austria
website: Gasthaus-Landhotel Traunstein
Hotel and restaurant close to Abtenau centre and right next to the valley station of the Karkogel cable car allowing access to the mountains. Hotel Traunstein offers comfortable guest bedrooms and a wheelchair accessable disabled room is available. There are cosy lounges and a spacious sauna with infrared cabin.
located: Bucharest, Romania
website: Hotel Parliament
Hotel across from Bucharest's Parliament Palace. Specially designed wheelchair accessible rooms are available with wheelchair-accessible bathrooms with hand rails. All rooms are air conditioned and feature TV, Wi-Fi, minibar and seating. There is a 24-hour bar and a restaurant serving traditional Romanian and international food.
located: Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset, UK
website: Lauriston Hotel
3-star hotel in landscaped gardens, close to Weston-super-Mare town centre. The Lauriston offers three comfortable guest rooms suitable for disabled visitors, wheelchair users and people with reduced mobility. It also has accessibility features to meet the needs of guests with a visual impairment, and guide dogs are welcome.
located: Herefordshire, UK
website: Little Hollies
Two bedroom self-catering bungalow in the Wye Valley, near Hay-on-Wye and Hereford. The accommodation is fully equipped for all types of disability and is ideally suited to guests with mobility problems. There are wide doors for wheelchair use, ramps at the doors and a wet-room with shower and rails. A mobile hoist can be provided on request.
Ludlow Cabin/Eco Lodge
located: Ludlow, Shropshire, UK
website: Ludlow Cabin
Disability friendly eco log cabin sleeping 4-6, built from round logs of Welsh Douglas Fir. The cabin has a wide folding door on one side and a large covered sitting area on the other. It offers a high level of disabled access, with level access throughout, a wetroom with shower and grabrails, and extra wide doors for wheelchair access (950 mm). Guide dogs are welcome.
Swallow Barn, Double Gate Farm
based: Godney Wells, Somerset, UK
website: Swallow Barn
Barn conversion completely adaptable for the disabled, designed for people wishing to holiday at their own speed. The ground floor can be adapted for most needs without becoming clinical and losing its homely charm. The property is in a pleasant position on the Somerset Levels on the banks of the River Sheppey with views accross open countryside to the Mendip Hills.
Royal Blind Society
located: West Sussex, UK
website: Royal Blind Society
The Royal Blind Society lists specialist holiday accommodation in the UK for visually impaired people, their families and friends. Selected hotels will provide features such as rooms decorated with colour contrast, easy-use TV, information in large print and braille, liquid level indicators, talking clocks, touch lamps, hot water temp regulators, emergency alarms and facilities for guests with guide dogs.
Villa La Serena
located: Perugia, Umbria, Italy
An Italian holiday rental villa that sleeps up to 16 people. Set amidst fields of golden sunflowers with views across rolling Umbrian hills, the 'green heart' of Italy. The large villa sits in extensive gardens, with a large swimming pool, and has been carefully designed as a luxury home-from-home offering exceptional accommodation and reliable modern amenities, including disabled access, professional kitchen and full en-suite bathroom facilities.
located: Whitby, North Yorkshire, UK
website: The Willows
Large Edwardian guesthouse close to Whitby town centre, offering a warm welcome with tea and homemade cakes. There is a ramped path to the door and a lift to all floors. A disabled friendly lower-ground-floor room with easy access is available. This room has a large bathroom with access for wheelchairs; various disability aids are available on request. All guest rooms have a DVD and tea/coffee making facilities.
Casa De Sueño
based: Costa Blanca, Spain
3 bedroom, 2 bathroom luxury, fully wheelchair accessible holiday villa, owned by a paraplegic. Includes a large private pool with hoist and wheel-in shower and wheelchair accessible landscaped gardens. Book direct with owner.
based: Norfolk, UK
A small complex of 5 holiday cottages each sleeping 4-6, in Cranmer.
All of the cottages are suitable for people with disabilities and
are aimed at people in wheelchairs travelling with an able bodied
companion. The complex features an indoor heated swimming pool in
the old Threshing Barn.
based: Cornwall, UK
B&B accommodation in a traditional Cornish village pub in the
centre of Pendeen; with one bedroom specifically designed to accommodate
based: Loutraki, Greece
Disabled friendly holiday accommodation in a complex of 5 fully accessible apartments, offering easy access for wheelchair users and people with physical problems. Offers an accessible beach with a unique sea-access ramp. Apartments sleep from 1 to 8 people.
based: North Wales, UK
Small, friendly, non-smoking, wheelchair accessible Bed and Breakfast
accommodation in Llangernyw, east of Llanrwst near Betws-y-Coed
in North Wales.
Other useful disability friendly accommodation sites:
Holidays in a wheelchair: one man's reviews of holiday properties and services that have genuine wheelchair access, all tried and tested by a wheelchair user.