Thomas Cook Free Child Places
A Guide To Thomas Cook Free Child Places
Thomas Cook free child places were available while the company was still running and was a great way to save, however, they are no longer available since the company went into administration. Free kids places are available at certain times of the year with other similar brands like Jet2holidays and TUI, to help families save money and get away on holiday.
With destinations including Spain, Greece and Turkey, and package holidays offering everything you would expect from a beach break in the sun, free child places are a great way to save on your next family holiday.
As part of these offers, kids fly free but can still get food and drink included, as well as resort activities as part of the overall cost of the family holiday.
As Thomas Cook child places are no longer available (their brands included Sentido hotels, Sunwing, Cook's Club and Smartline), we work with Jet2holidays, so check whether your favourite holiday resorts and destinations are included in their offers by searching above and seeing what's available. You might find you need be a little flexible on dates and specific resorts as places can go quickly.
Destinations with free kids places
Spain is the classic summer beach holiday destination for us Brits. There used to be a range of Thomas Cook hotels as part of the free kids places offer, including Salou, Benidorm and Torremolinos. Turkey also has some fantastic resorts, beautiful beaches and stunning turquoise sea to be enjoyed. Some larger resorts in Turkey are also included as part of the deal with the likes of First Choice Holidays and Jet2.
Other popular Thomas Cook free kids destinations included Greece like Kos, Halkidiki and Rhodes, with their range of family friendly hotels, and the Algarve, where there are plenty of accommodation options to suit families big and small and is very well suited to Brits.
While the child's place might be free, families can still expect everything as if they were paying full price. Flights, food and beverages and the most important of all, most kids activities are all included. Usually a piece of check-in luggage and airport transfers are also included in the cost.
The offer varies from company to company so make sure to check when you book, what is included in the offer. With ATOL and ABTA protected tour operators like Thomas Cook (TC) was, your money is protected and although it might take a little while, you should still be able to get a refund if anything happens, like it did with TC.
With so many hotels across top destinations like Spain, Greece and Turkey, offering free child places with Thomas Cook, it can be tough to decide which is best for you and your family. Here are a couple of our top hotels.
BelleVue Bonita, Alcudia, Majorca
The BelleVue Bonita Hotel in Majorca's popular area of Alcudia is a family favourite, within walking distance of nearby shops and restaurants, and the beach. The buffet style restaurant serves up a wise range of local and international dishes, so even fussy families will find something good to eat here.
Oasis Lanz Beach Mate, Costa Teguise, Lanzarote
Staying at the Oasis Lanz Beach Mate hotel in the heart of the Costa Teguise, you'll understand why people love staying here. The modern designed buildings and rooms provide clean and comfortable accommodation for families taking advantage of the kid's spaces. And if you fancy a day away from the lovely pool area, Las Cucharas Beach is just a short walk away.
Lindos Princess Beach Hotel, Lardos, Rhodes
Family rooms, kids clubs and a pool with waterslides, make the Lindos Princess Beach Hotel an ideal family holiday stay, even if you're on holiday with infants or teenagers. The hotel is set on the beach and there's even a spa for a bit of "me time" while the kids are enjoying the activities on offer.
Green Nature Resort & Spa, Marmaris, Dalaman
With two children's pools, waterslides, indoor and outdoor play areas and even a dedicated kid's buffet, the Green Nature Resort & Spa is a fantastic family friendly resort offering free child spaces. Family rooms are available, there's free WiFi throughout the hotel so everyone can stay connected, and there's a complimentary shuttle bus which can take you to the beach.