We all love a good freebie, especially if it makes going on a family holiday that bit cheaper – that’s where FREE child places come in!
We’ve rounded up the most popular holiday companies offering that all important Free Kids Places for 2018 / 2019 & even 2020! We’ve also included Kids Go Free and Kids Stay Free offers for hotels and attraction breaks.
Jet2holidays have a nifty Free Child Place Finder tool to help you put together your dream package… simply follow the four steps in the link below to secure your ideal holiday with a Free Child Place. Plus, infants under 2 go FREE on all our holidays!Browse Jet2holidays Free Child Places
2. Thomas Cook
Thomas Cook Holidays free child places equivalent is kids go for £1 so we have included them as apart from the small cost of £1 (plus any applicable supplements) it is the nearest thing Thomas Cook have to free child places in most cases. Thomas Cook holidays offer their £1 child prices in the same way as many other holiday firms by limiting them and making them available on a first come basis.Browse Thomas Cook Free Child Places
TUI (formerly known as Thomson) know that taking the whole family on holiday can be expensive, which is why they offer thousands of free kids’ places for children aged 2 to 12. Find FREE child places using their new tool!! The Free kids offer applies to new bookings only, on selected holidays, subject to limited availability. Only 1 free kids place is available in each selected hotel room or selected apartment type or villa with 2 full paying adults. Other children must pay the full brochure price.
Winter 2019 and Summer 2020 now on sale!
Free kids places are available as well as low deposits from £50pp
The Summer 2020 programme offers 1,000’s of free kids places as well as low deposits on all the TUI favourite hotels.
Also when booking a Winter 2019 or Summer 2020 holiday TUI now allow customers 12 weeks to save before paying their second deposit allowing them to pay the rest after the January pay day.Browse TUI Free Child Places
4. On The Beach
Book a holiday and bring your kids along at no extra cost. Yep, you read that right. Kids stay free at hotels when you book with On the Beach, now all you have to do is fill your holiday with fun and exciting activities.Browse On The Beach Free Child Places
5. First Choice
Get even more value on your holiday by taking advantage of First Choice’s free kids places, giving you more money to spend on the people you love. Treating the kids to the time of their lives is a great feeling, and it’s even better when your holiday is affordable as well as exciting. That’s why First Choice have made Free Child Places available on hundreds of holidays to destinations around the world. You can now take your first child on holiday with you free of charge. They’re available for kids aged up to 16 years.Browse First Choice Free Child Places
When kids stay free, and with so many great locations to choose from, you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to deciding where to spend your next family holiday. Whether you want to treat the family to a break they’ll never forget, keep the kids guessing on where they’ll be spending their half term or just want to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, you’ll be sure to find something the whole family will enjoy. Whatever you decide to do, and wherever you decide to go, you can provide the little ones with the best holiday experience of their lives, but more importantly without breaking the bank!Browse loveholidays.com Free Child Places
7. easyJet holidays
easyJet provide a number of Kids Go Free Holiday deals. easyJet also offer a price match guarantee and have 100% atol protection.Browse easyJet holidays Free Child Places
Inghams are a long-standing specialist in family-friendly ski and activity holidays throughout Europe. Their top destinations include France, Switzerland, Germany, Italy, Norway, Austria and Slovenia.
Free child places on Inghams ski holidays for two year olds through to teens.
9. Santa’s Lapland
Book ahead with Santa’s Lapland and take advantage of the early booking offers including free child places and discounts for grandparents, with savings up to £375 per family. Book early, as the FREE places go quickly!
The offer also includes:
- FREE child insurance, when parents book an adult policy
- Special gift from Santa for all children under 13
- FREE Half Board for children under 6 in my hotels
- FREE use of toboggans in my Christmas Cabins
10. Club Med
With over 60 years experience offering all-inclusive family holidays, Club Med provides excellent accommodation, gourmet food, wonderful sports and leisure activities suitable for all ages, and great childcare. On many dates, under-4s stay for free!
Sun holidays: Toddlers and pre-schoolers stay free, children aged 6 – 11 get 50% off and teens under 18 get a 20% discount on all-inclusive holiday resorts.
Ski holidays: Kids under 4 stay for free, children aged 4 – 11 years get 50% off and teens under 18 get a 20% discount.Browse Club Med Free Child Places
Enjoy great value family stays with Travelodge where kids under 16 stay and eat breakfast FREE.Browse Travelodge Kids Go Free Free Child Places
12. Legoland Holidays
Treat the family to a 2018 LEGO® adventure and the Kids Go FREE with the Early Booking Offer — including the school holidays. Packages from as little as £35 per person!
2018 breaks are now on sale — book in advance to save! Take advantage of over 55 rides, live shows and attractions at the LEGOLAND® Windsor Resort — including our brand new attractions for 2018!Browse LEGOLAND Kids Go Free Child Places
13. Alton Towers & CBeebies Land – Kids Play Free
Book and stay at the CBeebies Land Hotel before Sunday 2nd September and Kids Play FREE at Alton Towers Resort! Book your Short Break and enjoy a fantabulous summer like never before.Browse Alton Towers Kids Play Free
14. Premier Inn – Kids Stay Free
Kids under 16 stay for free and get a free breakfast. Each family room has a kingsize Hypnos bed for the grown-ups, and two pull-out or sofa beds for the kids at no extra charge. And if you’re travelling with a baby, you’ll get you a cot too.Browse Premier Inn Kids Stay Free Places
What’s included in a Free Kids Place?
Here’s a quick summary of what you can expect to find included when booking your Free Child Place. Of course, every holiday operator differs slightly, so please check carefully with your chosen provider before booking.
- Flights – You’ll get a standard flight ticket included with your free kid’s place.
- Hotel – One child per two full-paying adults can stay for free in each selected hotel room, apartment or villa.
- Food and drink – Your free kid’s place includes whichever standard board basis is offered at the hotel.
- Transfers – Your free kid’s place includes transfers from the airport to your accommodation, and back again.
Which destinations offer free child places?
Sun, sea and sand is the name of the game for most family holidays, and travel companies understand this. Expect to find great family holiday deals in summer 2018 to mainland Spain, Portugal, the Balearics, the Canary Islands, Greece, Croatia, Turkey and more!
When is the best time to book to get a free child place?
Free child places can be limited, so it’s important to book early to get the holiday you’re after, especially if you’re going to be travelling during peak times like the summer school holidays 2018. Booking early also usually means the overall price is lower anyway, which could save you a lot more in the long run.
What age must my child be to qualify for a free child place?
The cut-off for a free child place is 16 years old with most holiday companies. It’s also common for certain stipulations to be in place: for example, only one free place can be claimed per two paying adults. Each company’s terms and conditions may differ, so again, make sure you check before you book.
Summary of links for Kids Go Free:
- TUI – Find Free Kids Places >
- First Choice – Free Kids Place Finder >
- Onthebeach – Kids Included Holidays 2018 >
- Jet2holidays – Free Child Place Finder >
- loveholidays.com – Kids Stay Free Holidays >
- Thomas Cook – Kids Go For £1
- easyJet Holidays – Kids Go Free Holidays >
- Inghams – Free child places on ski holidays >
- Inghams – Free child places on summer holidays >
- Santa’s Lapland – free child places >
- Club Med – Kids Stay free >
- Travelodge – Kids stay and eat free >
- Legoland – Kids Go Free >
- Alton Towers & CBeebies Land – Kids Play Free>
- Premier Inn – Kids Stay Free >
If it’s not kids go free places you’re after, and just want to get the low down on the best deals on the market, take a look below >
- TUI – Find all the best bargains here >
- First Choice – These offers are bound to tickle your fancy >
- Onthebeach – Click on deal finder for the latest offers >
- Jet2holidays – Select deals to find the best offers >
- loveholidays.com – Browse top deals here >
- Thomas Cook – 2018 deals now on >
We hope this guide will help you save find your Kids Go Free Place and enjoy money off your next family break – happy holidays!