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Hotel Moulin aux Draps - the latest adventure centre from Family Adventure Holidays

Today is the Vernal Equinox in the Untied Kingdom,  signifying the start of spring, and although the weather is still pretty miserable, the team at Family Adventure Holidays are delighted to announce the launch of our new adventure centre.

Watch our latest video from our Mediterranean Beach club

With Spring on the way and dreams of sunshine and fun returning, there's never been a better time to consider booking your Family Adventure Holiday.

Fantastic special offer - 1 week adventure holiday for a family of 4 for only £1,100!

If you are suffering from the January blues there's no better time to plan your summer holiday and with this fantastic special offer from Family Adventure Holidays you can make some big savings!

Family Adventure Holidays management team support UK Action for Refugees

As we all look forward to Christmas with our family it's sometimes easy to forget about the plight of others across the world. The situation in Syria has been particularly distressing in 2016 and as a result, our Managing Director Nigel English and his wife Lisa have been helping the charity UK Action for Refugees with their latest appeal.

Part 3: The (not so) secret diary of Sally, aged fiftysomething and three quarters

In the final part of the (not so) secret diary of Sally, there are lots of games and some emotional farewells! Many thanks to Sally for her entertaining writing and congratulations on winning diary of the year!

Part 2: The (not so) secret diary of Sally, aged fiftysomething and three quarters

In the second part of the (not so) secret diary of Sally, we hear about an educational walk to Mont St Michel and some fancy-dress fireside antics. Look out for the final part of Sally's award-winning diary next week!

The (not so) secret diary of Sally, aged fiftysomething and three quarters

In August 2016, Sally and Ian, their 9 year old daughter and 8 year old son visited the Château de la Baudonnière on a Family Adventure Holiday. Across the week, Sally kept a diary of her family's experiences and having submitted it to us, has been awarded first prize in our 'Château diary of the year' competition.

Thrill-seeking families save in the Ardèche

Families can save almost 30% on an action-packed holiday in the south of France this summer. We've reduced the cost of our week-long Ardèche Adventure which includes a thrilling two-day canoe descent of the spectacular Ardèche gorge.

Summer Holiday Sorted!

School’s out and we’re off on our holidays in a few weeks! This year our family has opted for a week at the tantalisingly named Château de la Baudonnière in the stunning Normandy countryside in France. I’m so excited about this holiday on many levels. Right now, after a frantic summer term, all the family needs is a break.

Sail Away! FAH receives Royal Yachting Association accrediation

Family Adventure Holidays are very pleased to announce that we are now accredited by the Royal Yachting Association for all our sailing sports at our Mediterranean Beach Centre in Argelès-sur-Mer, France.

Large Groups welcome for Family Adventure!

We welcome large adult and family groups here at Family Adventure Holidays and are always happy to discuss and agree special rates for larger groups. A larger group is a party of 4 or more families or 15 persons travelling together. Please contact Nick Goddard in our group department on 01273 827333 to discuss your requirements.

The Telegraph features Forest Escapes, Woodland Village

Family Adventure Holiday's best kept secret – the eco woodland village nestled in the beautiful grounds of the Chateau de la Baudonniere in the region of La Manche in Normandy has been featured in a Telegraph article listing the best UK and Europe glamping holidays!

Get paddling on a family white-water challenge

Treat the kids to some high-adrenaline waterborne action in France. Described as ‘the ultimate family white-water canoeing adventure’,  the holiday features a thrilling two-day canoe descent of the spectacular Ardèche gorge. 

I realised we were having the best holiday EVER!

The sun just peeped from behind a cloud for about thirty seconds a few moments ago. It’s gone again and I’m wondering when I’ll see some proper sunshine again this year… Around this time of year I always obsess about sun and holidays – most of us do.

Family Adventure Holidays' Woodland Village recommended by Beau Travel Magazine

The online publication Beau Travel Magazine have recently featured the fantastic Woodland Village, at Family Adventure Holidays' Château de la Baudonnière in Normandy. The new eco-friendly homes enjoy a magical natural setting, tucked away among trees close to a river and lake within the 100-acre grounds of the Château. 

Get active, get Gallic, get 10% off!

If it’s a cold winters day in January where you are you may well be dreaming of a fantastic summer adventure for you and your family. Now is the time to get that holiday booked as Family Adventure Holidays are offering a 10% discount on all bookings made before by January 31st.

White Water Warriors!

Remember me; I’m the unadventurous mum who went on a Family Adventure Holiday to Argelès sur Mer in the summer of 2014 and found her inner waterbabe. The one that was amazed at all the watersporting fun we had as a family. And, the one who came home a hero in her children’s eyes.

Like minded families unite

I grew up in a family of six scousers where privacy was an alien concept and the idea of sharing “special time” with my hard working parents was as rare as a Tranmere Rovers’ hat trick. Now that I have my own offspring consisting of that dreaded term ‘an only child” I am finding that much to my surprise small...

The Bryant Family Group

A great time was had by all on our Normandy Adventure at Chateau de la Baudonniere as Tricia, her extended family and her friends enjoyed a week together celebrating her 40th birthday. Here is one of the videos that we made of the week.

The Benson Family Group

The Benson family group of over 15 families have had fantastic Normandy adventures with us in 2010, 2011 and 2012 at Chateau de la Baudonniere and in 2014 are coming back to La Grand Ferme for another great week.

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