UK Theme Parks for Families 5/5 (8)

Alton Towers Scarefest Review - David Walliams Land

If you are looking for some of the best UK Theme Parks for families with young children then read our Top 10 UK Theme Parks for Families. The Theme Parks listed in this Top 10 all offer a great selection of rides and attractions which are ideal for younger children. The majority of the parks on this list also offer additional attractions and on-site accommodation. We understand that everyone has their personal favourites. We have based this Top 10 listing on our personal experiences and extensive knowledge of UK Theme Parks.


1 – Paultons Park

Peppa Pig World – Paultons Park

Paultons Park is probably most well known for being the home of Peppa Pig World. The theme park has a great selection of rides and attractions which are ideal for younger children. Paultons Park also has a good selection of rides to keep older members of the family happy too. The Lost Kingdom section of the park features a couple of fantastic family-friendly roller coasters suitable for anyone aged four and above.

Attractions Near Me – Paultons Park
Paultons Park Special Offers
Paultons Park Official Website
Peppa Pig World Official Website


2 – Gulliver’s Theme Parks

Gullivers - Togo Waterslides
Gullivers – Togo Waterslides

Designed especially for families with children aged between the years of 2 and 13. All of the rides and attractions at Gulliver’s Theme Parks are perfect for younger children. With four parks in the UK, Gullivers Theme Parks potentially could appear on our list of Top 10 UK Theme Parks for Families multiple times.

Gulliver’s Land Milton Keynes
Gulliver’s World Warrington
Gulliver’s Valley Rotherham
Gulliver’s Kingdom Matlock Bath
Gulliver’s Theme Parks Special Offers
Gullivers Theme Parks Official Website


3 – Chessington World of Adventures Resort

Monkey Swinger - Chessington World of Adventures Resort

There are some excellent family rides and attractions at Chessington World of Adventures Resort. The theme park also has a zoo and two fantastic on-site hotels. The hotels share a lovely pool and children’s splash zone with views of the animals outside.

Chessington Short Breaks

Attractions Near Me – Chessington World of Adventures Resort
Chessington World of Adventures Resort Review
Chessington World of Adventures Resort Special Offers
Chessington World of Adventures Resort Official Website


4 – Legoland Windsor Resort

Legoland Windsor Resort - DUPLO Dino Coaster
Legoland Windsor Resort – DUPLO Dino Coaster

Regardless of whether your children are into LEGO, they will have a great time at Legoland Windsor Resort. The park has some great theming and a wealth of family rides and attractions. Do not miss the excellent mini-land which also has a number of fun interactive elements.

Attractions Near Me – Legoland Windsor Resort
Legoland Windsor Resort Special Offers
Legoland Windsor Resort Official Website
Legoland Windsor Resort Review


5 – Alton Towers Resort

Alton Towers - Cbeebies Characters
Alton Towers – Cbeebies Characters

Families with young children will love the excellent themed CBeebies Land at Alton Towers Resort. The on-site CBeebies Land Hotel is uniquely designed for young families, bursting with music, stories and adventures for little ones to enjoy. There is a wide range of family-friendly attractions at Alton Towers Resort, examples include the excellent Alton Towers Waterpark located in the Splash Landings Hotel and Extraordinary Golf.

Attractions Near Me – Alton Towers Resort
Attractions Near Me – Alton Towers Waterpark
Alton Towers Resort Special Offers
Alton Towers Resort Official Website


6 – Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Nickelodeon Streak Nickelodeon Land - Blackpool Pleasure Beach
Nickelodeon Streak Nickelodeon Land – Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Families are well catered for at Blackpool Pleasure Beach with a wide range of rides and attractions. Nickelodeon Land located within Blackpool Pleasure Beach is the perfect family destination. Strewn across the Theme Park there are a number of additional family-friendly rides and attractions. One of the biggest plus points at Blackpool Pleasure Beach is that the family-friendly rides are interspersed with the adult rides. The close proximity of the different rides means that families don’t have to split up into separate groups and can spend more time together.

Kids Go Free at Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Kids can enjoy free entry to Blackpool Pleasure Beach with a Blue Peter badge when accompanied by a full-paying adult.

Applying for a Blue Peter Badge is a very straightforward process and every child under the age of 16 is eligible. Click Here for more details.

Attractions Near Me – Blackpool Pleasure Beach
Blackpool Pleasure Beach Special Offers
Blackpool Pleasure Beach Official Website
Blackpool Pleasure Beach Review


7 – Drayton Manor

Drayton Manor - Troublesome Trucks Runaway Coaster
Drayton Manor – Troublesome Trucks Runaway Coaster

If your children like trains then they will love the fantastic Thomas Land at Drayton Manor. In addition to Thomas Land, Drayton Manor is home to a variety of exciting rides and attractions suitable for all of the family. There is also a zoo at Drayton Manor Theme Park which is home to over 100 animals.

Attractions Near Me – Drayton Manor
Drayton Manor Special Offers
Drayton Manor Official Website
Christmas at Drayton Manor Review


8 – Flamingo Land Resort

Peter Rabbit at Flamingo Land Resort
Peter Rabbit at Flamingo Land Resort

Flamingo Land Resort in Yorkshire consists of a Theme Park,  Zoo and Holiday Village all on one site. Flamingoland is home to a number of family-friendly rides and attractions. The Theme park is also home to UK’s most visited Zoo with a wide variety of animals on show.

Attractions Near Me – Flamingo Land Resort
Attractions Near Me – Flamingo Land Resort Review
Flamingo Land Resort Special Offers
Flamingo Land Resort Official Website


9 – Lightwater Valley Theme Park

Lightwater Valley Family Adventure Park - Treetop Trails2
Lightwater Valley Family Adventure Park

Lightwater Valley is home to a large children’s Activity Park. The giant playground is ideal for younger children to burn off their excess energy. There is a smaller indoor version for rainy days. A number of other family-friendly rides and attractions are on offer at the theme park.

Attractions Near Me – Lightwater Valley Theme Park
Lightwater Valley Theme Park Special Offers
Lightwater Valley Official Website


10 -Sundown Adventureland

Sundown Adventureland - Market Square
Sundown Adventureland – Market Square

Aimed at children under 10 years of age, Sundown Adventureland is an adventure park with soft play and rides. Sundown Adventureland is also home to an Angry Birds activity area plus a number of children’s play areas and cafes.

Attractions Near Me – Sundown Adventureland
Sundown Adventureland Official Website


Top 10 Listings

If you enjoyed reading our Top 10 UK Theme Parks for Families then you may also be interested in the following web pages

Attractions Near Me Offers

View More Discount Days Out at Attractions Near Me
Also, like our Facebook page for notifications of any new offers Facebook.com/AttractionsNearMe

UK Theme Parks for Families was last modified: May 5th, 2024 by Dan

Dan
Author: Dan

I am passionate about Theme Parks and Attractions. I love riding roller coasters and thrill rides. With two young boys I understand how expensive family days out can be and this was one of the main driving forces behind Attractions Near me. My aim is to help you and your friends enjoy some great days out without costing the earth. Thanks for reading and have a great time - Regards Dan

Your Opinion

Leave a Reply