Accessible Holidays

Date published: 13 Sep 17

For mobility needs, care assistance and those with sensory impairments

Accessible HolidaysIf you are a looking for a holiday that will cater for all your needs, be that space for wheelchair manoeuvres, a flat floor wetroom, care whilst you’re away or ease for access for travellers with limited mobility, then we can help!

There are specialists who offer holidays around the world and in the UK for a wide range of needs, including dementia.

Enable Holidays take you to Europe and beyond, with adapted transfers from the airport to your accommodation, which is audited for suitability. 

Richmond Retreats give peace of mind for all who need care and support whilst enjoying a change of scene in the UK. Special offers for Silver Travellers.

Limitless Travel for tours on adapted coaches, with carers, in the UK and Scotland, along with tailor-made trips in Europe. Special discounts for Silver travellers.

Dementia Adventure Accessible Holidaysspecialise in designing and delivering small-group short breaks and holidays for people living with dementia, their partner, family, friends or carers to enjoy together.

Revitalise is one of the largest providers of respite holidays with on-call nurse-led care for disabled people and carers in the UK, catering for over 150 different impairments.

Driving Miss Daisy provides a safe, friendly and reliable driving and companion service for people unable or not wishing to drive. It caters for wheelchairs and walkers and always offers a supporting arm if required, ideal as transportation to and from your holiday.

UK and Channel Island Breaks that offer Accessible Accommodation

Forest Holidays for beautiful, adapted Copper Beech cabins in woodland locations, for tranquillity amongst the trees. Special offers for Silver Travellers.

HF Holidays leisure breaks – singing & music, art & crafts, duplicate bridge, meditation – at their wheelchair accessible country house hotels. Accessible Holidayshotels & self-catering properties around this beautiful island. Excellent for glorious gardens & beaches, fine dining & history.

Mill Rythe Away Resorts accessible to all with wider doors, wheelchair access, disabled toilets, pool hoist, large print brochure, hearing loop and guide dog friendly.

Shearings Holidays coach tours and hotels stays across the British Isles. Call the special assistance line for details 01942 496 507.

Warner Leisure Hotels stay in accessible country house hotels or seaside villages with daytime activities & live evening entertainment. Silver Traveller discounts - quote PHC Silver.

Europe and Beyond

Accessible HolidaysDementia Adventure are delighted to be able to offer holiday packages to Portugal working together with Personal Touch Holidays who found a suitable venue and put together a sensitively-planned itinerary to make the best of the Algarve accessible to people living with dementia and their partners or family carers. 

Eurocamp with adapted accommodation in France, designed for wheelchair users, flat floor wetroom, ramps and wide doors. 

Kirker provide tailor-made holidays - let them know what you’d like and they will arrange it!   

Saga Travel every type imaginable, almost everywhere, including the UK! With a special assistance information page, too.        

Santa’s Lapland take the grandchildren on a magical trip to visit Father Christmas and the elves, wheelchair accessible. 

Accessible Ocean Cruises

Azamara Club Cruises Azamara accessible stateroomare well-suited for those with mobility or other needs, go to lifeonboard/accessible cruising.

Celebrity Cruises create wonderful opportunities for everyone, mobility issues and sensory impairment are well catered for, visit

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines have adapted rooms and provide full information about disability and reduced mobility.  

Holland America Line have good provision for wheelchairs and mobility scooters, be sure to discuss your needs when booking.

Accessible River & Canal Cruises

Enable Holidays offer river cruises in The Netherlands, on board the well-equipped Prins Willem Alexander, which is designed for wheelchairs with adapted cabins, bathrooms and spacious public areas.

KACT - Bruce Accessible Boats enjoy the Kennet and Avon canals in specially adapted wide-beam narrow boats. Wheelchair accessible and hoists in place.

Accessible Holidays and Attractions Mini GuideMini Guide

The jolly useful mini guide to Accessible Holidays and Attractions is available free. We can send it out in the post or you can view it online or download it – take a look just here!

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