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Luxury Family Vacations UK – Multi-generation Vacations

6 Feb 2015 by fullscreen

As we know, time is a very precious commodity.  For grandparents to spend quality time with their children and grandchildren is all too rare these days.  However, it is often not just the time that is difficult to find but also a house that is big enough to host an ever-expanding family.  We have come up with 6 stunning castles and large country houses in Scotland, England and Ireland that have so much to offer every age of guest in the way of activities and entertainment.  They make for fabulous venues for luxury family vacations in the UK.

With all these houses and castles they come fully staffed and catered allowing all the guests to enjoy every moment together without any of the mundane domestic worries.  LTR will organize all your activities and entertainment to ensure that you have a vacation with something for everyone in the family, whatever their age, to enjoy.

English Mansion in Suffolk, UK

ENGLAND, SUFFOLK – Wilderness Mansion Reserve



    • Sleeps 26
    • Complete privacy and security in the ultimate luxury – Georgian manor house situated in amongst 4,500 acres of private parkland, lake and woodland rides
    • Fully equipped gym, movie theater and games room
    • Outdoor heated swimming pool and tennis court
    • Game shooting (in season) and clay pigeon shooting
    • Fishing, boating, sailing and horse riding
    • Golf at Aldeburgh (championship course)
    • Aldeburgh Festival in July


Luxury family holidays UK - country retreat, Ireland, Co. Kildare



IRELAND, CO. KILDARE – Straffan House

  • Sleeps 20 in 10 en-suite bedrooms
  • Indoor swimming pool complete with ‘swim up’ bar
  • Spa, gym, movie theater and games room
  • Set in 550 acres of mature parkland and 30 minutes drive from Dublin
  • Direct access onto the Palmer Ryder Cup Golf Course
  • Horse riding, clay pigeon shooting and fishing the River Liffey
  • Access to all the wider resort facilities including the spa at the neighboring K Club
  • Magnificent luxury and comfort


Luxury family holidays UK - Highland castle, contemporary castle in Scotland

SCOTLAND, HIGHLANDS – Contemporary Castle



  • Sleeps 30
  • Contemporary luxury situated in a true highland wilderness, 60,000 acre family estate
  • Sauna, gym and state of the art technology
  • 90 minutes drive from Inverness or 11 miles drive from train station with trains from London
  • Fly fishing for brown trout, pony trekking, mountain biking, canoeing and motor boating
  • Visits to Isle of Skye and many local whiskey distilleries



Luxury family holidays UK - Georgian mansion in Co. Cork, Ireland



IRELAND, CO. CORK – Ballynatray

  • Sleeps 18
  • 45 minutes from Cork airport
  • Stunning Georgian Mansion set in 850 acres of private estate on the River Blackwater
  • Helicopter landing facilities
  • Exclusive private access with CCTV
  • 7 acre trout lake, tennis, croquet, simulated clay pigeon shooting and horse riding on the estate
  • Indoor swimming pool, steam room, Jacuzzi and sauna
  • Massage room and fitness room
  • Snooker room



Luxury family holidays UK - Large country house near Petworth, Sussex, England, UK

ENGLAND, SUSSEX – Country House


ENGLAND, SUSSEX – Country House 

  • Sleeps 14 in 7 bedroom suites
  • 1 hour from London or 45 minutes from Gatwick
  • Movie theater, 2 lane 10 pin bowling alley, swimming pool & hot tub
  • Moroccan themed den and snooker room
  • Tennis court, trampoline, gym and sauna
  • Table tennis and pinball
  • Cowdray Park Polo Ground nearby


Luxury family holidays UK - Scottish Tower House with private golf course

SCOTLAND, PERTHSHIRE – Tower House with private golf course


SCOTLAND, PERTHSHIRE – Tower House with private golf course

  • Sleeps 16
  • Wonderfully secluded amongst a 50 acre private estate
  • Helicopter landing area
  • 18 hole private golf course
  • Sauna and small gym
  • Outdoor heated swimming pool and tennis courts
  • Billiards and table tennis rooms
  • Loch and river fishing
  • Within driving distance of many local golf courses
  • Day trips to Edinburgh and Glasgow


These are 6 of the very best castles and large country houses in the UK and Ireland to host a memorable family vacation.  If you would like more information on any of them and to find out about how we can create a wonderful multi-generational family vacation for you, please contact us on + 44 (0) 1835 824642 or






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  • “It was a spectacular weekend. We and our guests had a terrific time. The castle was exceptionally comfortable and we all felt completely at home thanks to the understated but highly efficient service and support they provided. Food was also amazing… a truly memorable party. We are very happy.” T. W., USA


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