Wheelyboats

The Wheelyboat Trust helps disabled people participate in waterborne activities across the UK in specially designed wheelchair accessible Wheelyboats. https://www.wheelyboats.org/

Studio Apartments, Suffolk

2021 Mollett’s Farm near the coast offers three accessible studio apartments each with a well-fitted wet room. https://molletts.com/accessibility/

Disabled Travel Guide to Britain

2021 An access guide to Britain for disabled travellers produced by the British Tourist Board. https://www.visitbritainshop.com/world/articles/disabled-travel-guide/

Accessible Beaches in the UK

2021 Simply Emma’s blog post: ‘5 Best Wheelchair Accessible Beaches in the UK’. https://www.simplyemma.co.uk/best-wheelchair-accessible-beaches-in-the-uk/

SCOTLAND – Accessible Edinburgh- 8 Days with Travel for All

SCOTLAND – Accessible Edinburgh- 8 Days with Travel for All

Travel-for-All offer holidays in Scotland and the bustling capital city Edinburgh. Working with a Scottish based accessible travel company, all rooms are guaranteed accessible if required and the hotels, locations, and attractions have been tried and tested. The itinerary covers Edinburgh Castle, Royal Yacht Britannia, The Scotch Whisky Experience, The Palace of Holyroodhouse, Secrets of…

ACCESSIBLE TRAVEL COMPANY – WHEEL THE WORLD

Travel company Wheel the World empowers disabled people to explore the world, offering accessible travel experiences across five continents – from scaling Machu Picchu to safaris in the Serengeti. They were awarded best Inclusive Tours in the Lonely Planet 2021 Best in Travel Awards. https://gowheeltheworld.com/

Annie’s Cabin – Shropshire, UK

Annie’s Cabin is a Finnish-style log cabin offering self-catering holidays near the Shropshire Hills and the Welsh Marches. It has disabled facilities and sleeps up to six people. http://ludlowecologcabins.co.uk/

Sara’s Cottage, Truro

Sara’s Cottage is an accessible country cottage near Truro in Cornwall that’s been awarded two Golds in the Cornwall Tourism Awards 2020/21 https://www.sarascottage.co.uk/

Accessible Holiday Caravans

2021 The Holiday Homes Trust offers wheelchair accessible caravans at holiday parks across England. https://www.holidayhomestrust.info/

Ellwood Cottages – Dorset

2020 Ideal for groups, Ellwood Cottages comprises 3 wheelchair accessible cottages and 2 studio apartments, plus splash pool, recreation room and gardens. https://www.ellwoodcottages.co.uk/

The Dairy – Accessibility Review

2020 Carrie-Ann Lightley’s blog post: ‘The Dairy | Accessible Yorkshire Dales Holiday Cottage Review’. https://www.carrieannlightley.com/post/accessible-yorkshire-dales-cottage

Scotland’s East Coastline

2020 Guest blog post from Simply Emma is ‘Exploring Scotland’s East Coastline in a Wheelchair’. https://www.simplyemma.co.uk/exploring-scotlands-north-east-coastline-in-a-wheelchair/

Bramwood Holiday Home

2020 Bramwood is a wheelchair accessible holiday home near the Gower Peninsula and city of Swansea. It sleeps 9 and has specialist disabled equipment for guest use. http://www.bramwoodgower.co.uk/index.php

Disabled Access in Callander, Scotland and Beyond

2020 Carrie-Ann Lightley’s blog post: ‘Disabled Access in Callander, Scotland and beyond: A travel guide for wheelchair users’. https://www.carrieannlightley.com/post/disabled-access-callander-scotland-travel-guide

British Museum – Virtual Visit

2020 The British Museum offers “virtual visit”  functionality. It showcases a number of artefacts dating from recent history to back nearly 2 million years. An audio guide gives a detailed description of each object. https://britishmuseum.withgoogle.com/  

W London – Accessibility Review

2020 Wheelchair Travel’s accessibility review: ‘W London — Wheelchair Accessible Hotel at Leicester Square’. https://wheelchairtravel.org/w-london-leicester-square-wheelchair-accessible-hotel/

Zoos & Aquariums

2020 Euan’s Guide has listed some of the top-rated zoos, aquariums and wildlife parks across the UK. https://www.euansguide.com/news/top-accessible-zoos-and-aquariums/

Newton Meadow Cottages Review

2020 The Flying Bumblebee’s review of Maple Cottage, one of three accessible properties that make up Newton Meadow Cottages, near Shrewsbury. http://theflyingbumblebee.com/treehouses-cricket-a-tardis-and-a-blast-from-the-past-newton-meadows/

Sheffield Access Guide

2020 Euan’s Guide article: ‘Accessible Sheffield’ details accessible places to stay and things to see and do. https://www.euansguide.com/reviews/england/south-yorkshire/sheffield/

Adventure Day Trips in UK

2020 Disway’s blog post: ‘Adventurous days out that are accessible for all, from white water rafting and coasteering, to a mountain gondola and flying’.

Seable Holidays

Seable are a social enterprise tour operator organising accessible holidays and adventures for disabled people including wheelchair users. https://seable.co.uk/holidays-for-disabled-and-wheelchair-users/

8 Best Mobility-Friendly Holiday Properties By The Sea

Coast magazine’s article about finding accessible holiday accommodation across the UK. It includes details of 8 mobility-friendly properties near the sea. https://www.coastmagazine.co.uk/content/8-best-mobility-friendly-holiday-properties-sea

The Calf Shed, Wiltshire Review

2018 Euan’s Guide review of The Calf Shed – accommodation in the countryside near Salisbury, Wiltshire. https://www.euansguide.com/venues/the-new-calf-shed-sutton-mandeville-3167/#page-content  

Lincolnshire: Secret Doors and Outdoor Spaces – The Stables

The Flying Bumblebee’s 2020 blog post – ‘Secret Doors and Outdoor Spaces – The Stables’ – reviews one of the nine accessible holiday cottages at Elms Farm Cottages near Boston, Lincolnshire. http://theflyingbumblebee.com/robots-secret-doors-and-wide-open-spaces-the-stables/  

Parkdean Resorts, UK

Parkdean Resorts have wheelchair accessible lodges and caravans at over 60 holiday parks with coastal or countryside locations, across mainland Britain. https://www.parkdeanresorts.co.uk/holidays/wheelchair-friendly/

Accessible Pampering

2020 Accessible Holiday Escapes’ blog post: ‘Accessible Pampering’ highlights UK holiday homes that can arrange pampering or therapy sessions in the privacy of your accommodation. https://accessibleholidayescapes.co.uk/accessible-pampering/

The Anchorage, Cromer: Access Review

2019 Carrie-Ann Lightley’s blog post about a holiday cottage in Norfolk: ‘The Anchorage, Cromer: Access Review’. https://www.carrieannlightley.com/post/the-anchorage-cromer-access-review

Landal Gwel an Mor Accessibility Review

2018 The Bimblers’ accessibility review: ‘Landal Gwel an Mor Luxury Holiday Resort in Cornwall’. https://www.thebimblers.com/gwel-an-mor-luxury-accessible-holidays-in-cornwall/

Landal Gwel an Mor Lodges, Cornwall

Landal Gwel an Mor is a 5* luxury holiday resort in Portreath, Cornwall.  There is a choice of accessible lodges offering features such as ceiling hoist, adjustable bed and wet room. https://www.gwelanmor.com/cornwall-holidays/breaks-in-cornwall/accessible-breaks/

The Roman Baths, Bath

The Roman Baths can be found at the heart of the City of Bath, a World Heritage Site.  It is one of the finest thermal spas of the ancient world. https://www.romanbaths.co.uk/accessibility

Millpool Holiday Carriage

For holiday accommodation with a difference, Railholiday offer Millpool, a wheelchair accessible railway carriage, in St Germans, Cornwall. https://railholiday.co.uk/millpool.htm 

Adapted Transfer Service

DisabledHolidays.com partner with Driving Miss Daisy® to provide adapted home-to-holiday transport with added personal assistance. https://www.disabledholidays.com/about/driving-miss-daisy.html

Staybridge Suites Liverpool – Accessibility Review

2019 Simply Emma’s accessibility review: ‘Staybridge Suites Liverpool | Wheelchair Accessible Hotel Next To Albert Dock’. https://www.simplyemma.co.uk/staybridge-suites-liverpool-wheelchair-accessible-hotel-next-to-albert-dock/

10 Reasons To Visit Accessible Edinburgh

2018 Carrie-Ann Lightley’s blog post: ’10 Reasons To Visit Accessible Edinburgh’. https://www.carrieannlightley.com/post/10-reasons-to-visit-accessible-edinburgh

Wallops Wood Cottages, Hampshire

2019 Able Magazine’s article on accessible holiday cottages in Hampshire: ‘Wallops Wood – universally adapted for all visitors’. https://ablemagazine.co.uk/wallops-wood-universally-adapted-for-all-visitors/

Holiday Caravan, Norfolk – Access Review

2019 Disability Horizons’ review of an accessible holiday caravan at Belle Aire Holiday Park in Hemsby, Norfolk. https://disabilityhorizons.com/2019/08/we-review-new-accessible-caravan-open-at-belle-aire-holiday-park/

Yorkshire Dales Accommodation

The Beamsley Project offers accessible self-catering accommodation in a converted church.  The Cottage sleeps up to 6 guests and the Centre is for groups between 12 and 24 guests. http://www.beamsleyproject.org/

Canal Boat Holidays

Canalability offer specially adapted canal boats for day trips and holidays for people with disabilities on the waterways of Essex, Hertfordshire and London. https://www.canalability.org.uk/

Calvert Trust Kielder Access Review

Calvert Kielder offers activities and accommodation in the Kielder Water & Forest Park. Simply Emma’s 2018 blog post ‘Calvert Trust Kielder: The Straker Chalet – Accessible Holiday Review’ is one of three reviews on the site. https://www.simplyemma.co.uk/calvert-trust-kielder-the-straker-chalet/

Calvert Trust Lake District

Calvert Trust Lake District is a residential outdoor centre on the shores of Bassenthwaite Lake delivering outdoor adventure holidays for people with disabilities. https://www.calvertlakes.org.uk/

Seastar Holiday Cottage Review

2019 Alex from Quad Life blog reviews his Christmas holiday at Seastar.  The review is featured on Simply Emma’s website: ‘Seastar Accessible Holiday Cottage Review | Disabled Friendly Seafront Holiday’. https://www.simplyemma.co.uk/seastar-accessible-holiday-cottage-disabled-friendly-seafront-holiday/

West Wales Access Review

2019 Simply Emma’s blog post: ‘Wheelchair Accessible Things To Do In West Wales’. https://www.simplyemma.co.uk/wheelchair-accessible-things-to-do-west-wales/

Glamping in West Wales – Access Review

2019 Simply Emma’s blog post: ‘Wheelchair Accessible Glamping in a Safari Tent | Canvas and Campfires Review’. https://www.simplyemma.co.uk/wheelchair-accessible-glamping-safari-tent-canvas-and-campfires/

Youth Hostelling

2019 Jonathan Webb of Disabled Travel Advice shares his thoughts on youth hostelling as a disabled person. http://www.disabledtraveladvice.co.uk/staying-youth-hostels-disabled-person.html

Edinburgh – Accessibility Review

2020 Euan’s Guide article: ‘Disabled Student’s Guide to Edinburgh’ includes information on accessible transport and places to eat, drink and spend leisure time. https://www.euansguide.com/news/disabled-students-guide-to-edinburgh/

Lodge 6 at Elderburn Lodges, Fife

Lodge 6 at Elderburn Lodges is a charming one-storey lodge designed to accommodate disabled visitors looking for a luxury accessible holiday. The lodges are in the countryside near St Andrews, Fife in Scotland. https://www.elderburnlodges.co.uk/self-catering-lodges/lodge-6/

Hoe Grange Holidays Access Review

2019 Carrie-Ann Lightley’s blog post – ‘Hoe Grange Holidays: Access Review’ – gives an account of the wheelchair accessibility found at the self-catering accommodation, which is on a working farm. https://www.carrieannlightley.com/post/hoe-grange-holidays-access-review

Aloft Aberdeen TECA – Accessibility Review

2020 accessibility review by Simply Emma of the Aloft Aberdeen TECA – a boutique hotel conveniently located near live events arena, P&J Live and only ten minutes from Aberdeen airport. https://www.simplyemma.co.uk/aloft-aberdeen-teca-wheelchair-accessible-hotel-close-to-pj-live/#more-10345

Hidden London Gems with Good Disabled Access

2019 article from Euan’s Guide highlights five hidden gems of fascinating but less well-known places in London to visit if you like history, culture and museums. Each attraction’s narrative includes a link to a more detailed access review. https://www.euansguide.com/news/hidden-london-gems-with-good-disabled-access/

Gwesty Seren Hotel, North Wales

Gwesty Seren is a small hotel in Llan Ffestiniog offering wheelchair accessible accommodation and the option of care support. Experience spectacular mountain views, stunning scenery & sandy beaches. https://gwestyseren.co.uk/

Holyrood Distillery

Holyrood Distillery has been named Southern Scotland’s Venue of the Year 2019 by Euan’s Guide because the venue has been designed with accessibility in mind. There is a spacious lift and the staff make it a memorable experience with their warm welcome and ability to adapt. https://www.euansguide.com/news/the-top-accessible-venues-to-visit-in-2020/

Folly Farm Adventure Park & Zoo

Folly Farm has been named Wales’ Venue of the Year 2019 by Euan’s Guide for the second year in a row. The attraction has not only installed a Changing Places facility, but they have two rides, their Big Wheel and Land Train, which can accommodate a wheelchair user. https://www.euansguide.com/news/the-top-accessible-venues-to-visit-in-2020/

Croft Bungalow, Peak District

2020 blog post by The Flying Bumblebee: ‘Taking it easy at Croft Bungalow’ – reviews the accessibility of a self-catering holiday let in Derbyshire, Peak District. http://theflyingbumblebee.com/taking-it-easy-at-croft-bungalow/

The Quarters, Lancaster Access Review

Carrie-Ann Lightley’s 2020 blog post: ‘The Quarters, Lancaster Access Review’ gives an overview of the self-catering apartment’s accessibility from the viewpoint of a manual wheelchair user able to transfer. https://www.carrieannlightley.com/post/the-quarters-lancaster-access-review

London Travel Guide

WheelchairTravel.org’s 2019 travel blog post: ‘London, England Wheelchair Accessible Travel Guide’. https://wheelchairtravel.org/london/

Crowne Plaza Leeds Access Review

Carrie-Ann Lightley’s 2019 blog post: ‘Crowne Plaza Leeds: Access Review’ gives an overview of the hotel’s accessibility from the viewpoint of a manual wheelchair user able to transfer. https://www.carrieannlightley.com/post/crowne-plaza-leeds-access-review

Accessible Holiday Escapes

We are a family of 4 living with disability who decided to launch our own website listing accessible holiday accommodation. Our website has 50+ accessibility search filters enabling you to find a property that is just right for you! https://accessibleholidayescapes.co.uk/

Maison des Landes Hotel, Jersey

Maison des Landes Hotel for people with disabilities, their family and friends. We endeavour to provide everything guests may require in tailored accommodation, from electric beds to ceiling hoists, as well as wheel-in wet rooms and a large, readily accessible hydrotherapy pool. No need to have a car. We will pick you up from the…

Blog Post: 10 Wheelchair Accessible Cities

Spin The Globe’s 2019 blog post: ’10 Wheelchair Accessible Cities You Should Visit in 2020′ highlights ten cities from around the world. https://spintheglobe.net/dir/2019/12/26/accessible-cities-2020/

Access Review of Rudding Park Hotel & Spa

Carrie Ann Lightley has undertaken an access review of this luxury hotel and spa near Harrogate. The 2019 blog post is titled: ‘Rudding Park Hotel & Spa: Access Review’. https://www.carrieannlightley.com/post/rudding-park-hotel-spa-access-review

Oxfordshire Accessible Taxi Service

Royal Cars understand the needs of their clients and have recently invested in a large number of minibus vehicles with wheelchair access. This allows them to provide transport for wheelchair users 24 hours a day 7 days a week. https://www.royal-cars.com/services/disabled-access.html

Norfolk Accommodation

Church Farm Barns consists of 8 holiday cottages close to the north Norfolk coast and the Royal Estate of Sandringham all converted from farm buildings to a high standard. They can sleep between 2-10 people and can sleep up to 48 people on site making it an ideal location for group holidays. All properties have…

9 Accessible Airbnb Rentals

2019 Wheel:Life highlights 9 accessible Airbnb rentals around the world: UK, France (2), USA, Portugal, Finland, Spain, Italy, Australia. http://www.wheel-life.org/9-accessible-airbnb-rentals/

Activity Centre in the Lake District

Bendrigg Trust is one of the leading outdoor disability specialists in the country challenging perceptions of disability through adventurous outdoor pursuits. Bendrigg supports around 4,000 disabled people each year to develop confidence, increase self-esteem and build independence through inclusive activities such as caving, climbing and canoeing. The rural residential centre in Cumbria brings people from…

Newcastle Access Information

Wheelchair Steve: If you have similar needs to me and are visiting Newcastle, it’s conceivable that I may be better equipped to tell you about the accessibility of some places where you could stay, eat out at and go to during your visit than what is available on-line or if you contact the place directly.…

Leeds Accessibility Review

A wheelchair user with cerebal palsy aims to help you understand the wheelchair and mobility accessibility available throughout Leeds. http://www.accessibleleeds.com/

Cumbria Travel Blog

Disability Horizons’s article: Disabled holidays: accessible Cumbria accommodation and attractions. http://disabilityhorizons.com/2016/09/disabled-holidays-accessible-cumbria-accommodation-and-attractions/?utm_source=Disability+Horizons+RSS-Email&utm_campaign=d0c3fd1bf8-RSS_EMAIL_CAMPAIGN&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_75cf3532a8-d0c3fd1bf8-308157133

Center Parcs Elveden Forest Travel Blog

2016 Wheelescapades blog post: Away With The Girls – Center Parcs Elveden Forest. https://wheelescapades.com/2016/12/14/girls-holiday-centre-parcs-elveden-forest/

Football Stadiums in England

2017 Euansguide: English football stadiums with great access. https://www.euansguide.com/news/scoring-high-on-euans-guide-english-football-stadiums-with-great-access/?utm_source=MASTER+-+Newsletter&utm_campaign=bea89736b7-Weekly_Digest_19_January_2017&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_ff30350f4c-bea89736b7-114912637

Seaside Destinations in England

Disability Horizons’s 2015 article: ‘VisitEngland: accessible coastal breaks in Margate, Brighton, and Hove’. http://disabilityhorizons.com/2015/11/visitengland-accessible-coastal-breaks/

Photographs of England

Photoroller, a wheelchair user using professional photographer with great photographs, visits Stonehenge and stays in Bath. https://photoroller.live/

Peak District Travel Blog

2014 Carrie-Ann Lightley’s Travel Blog: The Peak of accessibility: weekend break at Hoe Grange. http://carrie-annstravelblog.blogspot.in/2014/03/the-peak-of-accessibility-weekend-break.html

Travel agency

Limitless Travel We help you to plan the best holidays in the UK suitable for your needs. https://www.limitlesstravel.org/

Trails around the UK

AccessTOG’s page gives information about accessible walks around the UK https://theoutdoorguide.co.uk/tog-friends/mobility-access-tog/

Coach hire

With accessible lift and washroom/WC, for on-board comfort. Plus defibrillator, resusc units and mobile hoist, just in case. Jumbulance is THE business, for group coach-tripping in safety and style! http://www.jumbulance.org.uk/

Assisted holidays

Through the Roof: assisted holidays for Christians with disabilities http://www.throughtheroof.org/what-we-do/holidays/

zebra fuels

Zebra Fuel is an exciting young company allowing Londoners to fill up their cars (vans, buses etc.) from the comfort of their own homes. Our specially designed vans deliver fuel directly to our customers’ vehicles. We save people a great deal of wasted time and effort. We currently help thousands of people across London as…

Tour agency London

Brettapproved (US agency) tour package:London and Paris tale of two cities https://www.brettapproved.com/trips/london-paris/

Taxis

Fed up of watching your money disappear on the taximeter as you sit in one of the many traffic jams in London? Then use Gett, a London black cab service that offers fixed fares, or at least a reasonable fixed price range e.g. it might quote you £10 to £12 for a journey. You can…

Taxis

We operate two large accessible minibus/van taxis that will carry up to 8 persons (w/c + 7, or 2+6) * Operate in UK only – Close to Heathrow, Gatwick, Dover and Southampton so we serve clients arriving by air or sea. Services: Taxi / Day tour (or longer with notice http://www.wheelchairtravel.co.uk/  

Specialist accommodation

Revitalise breaks are genuine holidays for disabled people and carers, filled with new experiences, new opportunities, choice, freedom and fun. https://revitalise.org.uk/respite-holidays/?gclid=Cj0KEQjwxqS-BRDRgPLp0q2t0IUBEiQAgfMXROCM5NVqkFBlFzqy9lo8iwAS2SR1glUBFjREYjpn1woaAkFy8P8HAQ

Boats London 2

2017 sees the addition to the French Brothers fleet of some NEW fully accessible boats built specifically for passengers with mobility issues. The boats are fitted with a wheelchair lift and a wheelchair friendly toilet. https://www.frenchbrothers.co.uk/group-travel/access-for-all-lunch-cruise

Boats London 1

Tideway Sailability is a unique sailing club in a former commercial dock near central London where people with or without a disability all sail together. https://www.tidewaysailability.org.uk/

Venues around UK

Blue Badge Style Best way to find great venues & explore their accessibility https://bluebadgestyle.com/

Trails around UK

walks with wheelchairs searchable database of accessible routes all around the UK http://walkswithwheelchairs.com/info

Toilets around Uk 2

The great British toilet map-project to map all public conveniences (one of which will be disabled toilet) https://www.toiletmap.org.uk/

Toilets around the UK 1

Changing Places Toilet Map location of Changing Places Toilets (large specially adapted for adult usage) throughout the UK http://changingplaces.uktoiletmap.org/  

Toilets mobile around the UK

UK Mobiloo – a brilliant mobile toilet vehicle with an electric hoist, adult-sized changing bench, toilet and wash basin. This vehicle goes to various events around the UK. Check their website for details of the events at which it will be. https://www.mobiloo.org.uk/

Leisure and sport around UK

Accessible Countryside for Everyone ACE Promoting accessibility to leisure and sport, signposting family, carer and disability support http://www.accessiblecountryside.org.uk/holidays

Destinations around UK

UK resources search from DHI (Disabled Holiday Info) http://www.disabledholidayinfo.org.uk/search/index.cfm?typeid=1

River Thames London

River Thames boat project – charity offering therapeutic cruises and educational activities on the River Thames for people of all ages, including those with a disability or mental health condition. https://thamesboatproject.org/

Restaurants London

Gourmet guide- Discover the Best Wheelchair Accessible Restaurants in London This section lists all the best restaurants in London that are easily wheelchair accessible. In this context what is meant by ‘wheelchair accessible’ is that the restaurant design and… https://www.gourmetguide.co.uk/city/greater-london/restaurant-style/wheelchair-accessible

Nightclubs UK

2019 article: Wheelchair friendly clubs in London: Accessible clubs in he capital Looks at Fabric, Farringdon; Corsica Studios, Elephant & Castle; Printworks; Oval Space; The Pickle Factory; Studio 338; Phonox; and investigates: How should I get there?, Is the club entrance accessible?, What are the door staff like? Can I easily move around the club?…

Cycling Accessible

WheelsforWellbeing inclusive cycling opportunities and support for people of all ages in south London and beyond. https://wheelsforwellbeing.org.uk/types-of-cycles/

Accessible London 2

The London section of the VisitEngland Access for All website https://www.visitengland.com/plan-your-visit/access-all/easy-access-london

Accessible London

Lonely Planet’s London for visitors with a disability https://www.lonelyplanet.com/articles/london-for-disabled-visitors

Transport and other reviews around the UK

AccessAdvisr aims to provide the worlds biggest resource of online accessibility reviews of different places and transport stops for disabled people and people with mobility challenges.. http://AccessAdvisr aims to provide the worlds biggest resource of online accessibility reviews of different places and transport stops for disabled people and people with mobility challenges..

Outdoor activities around the UK

deb@accessTOG’s Twitter page is full of her outdoor adventures around the UK and the power wheelchairs she uses https://twitter.com/accessTOG  

Hoist accommodation around the UK

CHuC ceiling hoist users club list of self catering accommodation with hoists in the UK https://www.chuc.org.uk/index.php/accommodation-with-hoists/self-catering?limitstart=0

Hoist accommodation around the UK 2

CHUC’s list of UK hotels offering a hoist-London, Norfolk, Nottingham, Birmingham, Telford, Cornwall, Blackpool, Cardiff, Llandudno, Glasgow, Jersey, https://www.chuc.org.uk/index.php/accommodation-with-hoists/hotels-in-uk

Gibraltar 2

UK Gibraltar Wheelchair travel.org’s very comprehensive WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE TRAVEL GUIDE https://wheelchairtravel.org/gibraltar/

Gibraltar 1

Wheelchair travel.org REVIEW: THE ROCK HOTEL, GIBRALTAR https://wheelchairtravel.org/review-rock-hotel-gibraltar/

Public transport around the UK

Travelling as a wheelchair user – my experiences Barcelona Liverpool Birmingham and London blog post from The Master Elf http://themasterelf.blogspot.com/2017/02/travelling-as-wheelchair-user-my_24.html

Destinations and resources around the UK

disability Horizons has many articles about destinations hotels, restaurants etc in the UK https://disabilityhorizons.com/2016/08/best-accessible-beaches-and-beach-wheelchairs-in-the-uk/

Children around the UK

The Life of An Ambitious Turtle blog from a wheelchair using mother Living on a budget,Various travel reviews: Including travellodge,Waterloo,London https://lifeofanambitiousturtle.co.uk/

Caravanning around the UK

wheelgotravelling.info’s blog about travelling around the UK In an adapted caravan or motorhome http://www.wheelgotravelling.info/CaravanTravels_GB.html

Beaches around the UK

Accessible beaches and beach wheelchairs around the UK Accessible beaches in England: Cornwall Devon, Brighton and Hove, Great Yarmouth, Skegness. Accessible beaches in Wales: Broadhaven Beach in Pembrokeshire,Langland Bay, Saundersfoot Beach. Beach Wheelchairs in Scotland: North Berwick, East Lothian. https://disabilityhorizons.com/2016/08/best-accessible-beaches-and-beach-wheelchairs-in-the-uk/

Around the UK

4SuitcasesandaWheelchair, UK based Accessible travel blog. Travel loving family overcoming the obstacles the littlest member of the family faces and hoping to inspire others in the process featuring Brixham Pirate Festival, No.15 Great Pulteney, Bath, Norwich, The Polurrian Bay Hotel Cornwall St Ives,

Accessibility reviews around UK

network of wheelchair ambassadors all ready to give info on their area http://wheelchairsteve.com/wheelchair-ambassadors/

Warner Bros. Studio Tour London

VIDEO: An Accessible Guide to Warner Bros. Studio Tour London https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A2Lm99KEu6U&feature=youtu.be    

Transport London 1

Curb Free with Cory Lee London transport information https://www.curbfreewithcorylee.com/2015/02/04/london-transport-information-disabled/

Taxis London 3

Wheelchair Cabs Wheelchair Cabs covering London Essex Kent Surrey Sussex Southampton Docks Airorts: Gatwick Airport Heathrow Airport Luton Airport City Airport Southend Airport Stansted Airport http://www.wheelchaircabs.co.uk/

Taxis London 2

Hot wheels goes blog: UberWAV London http://www.hotwheelsgoes.com/?p=767,  

Taxis London 1

2018 Disability Horizons article: How accessible are the new electric black cabs in London? https://disabilityhorizons.com/2018/04/accessible-transport-a-guide-to-using-black-cabs-in-london/?utm_term=2018-04-16

South london

2018 article: Rebecca Herbert: Getting round South London as a wheelchair user https://www.londonnewsonline.co.uk/rebecca-herbert-getting-round-south-london-as-a-wheelchair-user-2/

Somerset House and Tate Modern

2015 Hot wheels goes blog: Access – Doing it wrong (Somerset House) and doing it right (Tate Modern) http://www.hotwheelsgoes.com/?p=464

London and Eurostar

thewheelchairbackpacker (French language) 4 blogs about a visit to London and taking the Eurostar http://1000decouvertes4roulettes.com/category/destinations/europe/ouest/angleterre/

London Visit

2017 Wheelchair Wanderings: blog from a wheelchair user backpacking solo around Europe http://www.wheelchairwanderings.com/london/

Houses of Parliament

Carrie-Ann’s Travel Blog Visiting Parliament – culture is for everybody http://carrie-annstravelblog.blogspot.com/2015/06/visiting-parliament-culture-is-for.html

Hotels London

2016 wheelchairtravel.org blog post: Review: Hilton London Wembley Hotel – Wheelchair Access https://wheelchairtravel.org/review-hilton-london-wembley-wheelchair-access/

Heathrow Hotel

Wheelchairtravel.org reviews the Renaissance London Heathrow Hotel https://wheelchairtravel.org/review-renaissance-london-heathrow-hotel/

Heathrow Express 1

Wheelchairtravel.org article: LONDON’S WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE HEATHROW EXPRESS https://wheelchairtravel.org/london-wheelchair-accessible-heathrow-express-train/

heathrow airport 1

Accessibilityreviews blog:Hilton London Heathrow Terminal 5 https://accessibilityreviews.org/2015/08/21/hilton-london-heathrow-terminal-5/

Accessible London 5

2017 turismoadaptado’s The top locations in London for disabled travellers https://turismoadaptado.com.br/the-top-locations-in-london-for-disabled-travellers/

Accessible London 4

2016 DH article: accessible attractions in London https://disabilityhorizons.com/2016/09/disability-and-travel-accessible-sights-and-attractions-in-london/?utm_source=Disability+Horizons+RSS-Email&utm_campaign=6a9bb4f8d0-RSS_EMAIL_CAMPAIGN&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_75cf3532a8-6a9bb4f8d0-308157133

Accessible London 3

2018 Accessitrip blog post: ACCESSIBLE LONDON II: Top 5 Accessible And Free Sights To Visit http://accessitrip.com/index.php/accessible-london-ii-top-5-accessible-and-free-sights-to-visit/

Accessible London 2

2018 Accessitrip blog post:ACCESSIBLE LONDON I: General Information http://accessitrip.com/index.php/accessible-london-i-general-information/  

Accessible places in London 1

DH article:Accessible London: 10 of the best places to visit https://disabilityhorizons.com/2016/10/accessible-london-10-of-the-best-places-to-visit/?+Horizons+RSS-Email&utm_term=0_75cf3532a8-e36e329d24-308157133

Abseiling in the Lake District

2017 Disability Horizons’s article: ‘Disability and travel: wheelchair abseiling with the BBC’ at Calvert Trust Lake District. http://disabilityhorizons.com/2017/12/disability-and-travel-wheelchair-abseiling-with-the-bbc/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=disability_horizons_2017_12_14_newsletter&utm_term=2018-04-02

Ice Skating in England

2018 Euan’s Guide review: ‘Wheelchair Ice Skating – Five Wheelchair-Accessible Ice Rinks in England’. https://www.euansguide.com/news/wheelchair-skating-in-england/

Bluebell Woods in Hertfordshire Access Blog

2018 Susie’s Wheelchair Adventures blog post: ‘Will the bluebell woods at Ashridge be wheelchair accessible?’. A wheelchair user uses a mobility vehicle to explore the bluebell woods at Ashridge estate. https://susieswheelchairadventures.com/2018/05/04/will-the-bluebell-woods-be-wheelchair-accessible/

Chester Accessibility Review

The Guardian 2017 article: ‘Roman holiday: how Chester became the most accessible city in Europe’. https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2017/sep/20/chester-europes-most-accessible-city

Buckinghamshire Hotel Access Blog

2018 My Life, Kerry’s Way blog: ‘A Wheelchair Night at Chicheley Hall’. This property was the setting for Pride & Prejudice and has the Downton Abbey feel! https://kerry-thompson.com/2018/02/08/a-night-at-chicheley-hall/

Bristol Hotel Access Blog

Simply Emma’ s 2016 article: ‘Hampton by Hilton, Bristol City Centre – Wheelchair Access Review’. http://www.simplyemma.co.uk/hampton-by-hilton-bristol-city-centre-wheelchair-access-review/

Blackpool Travel Report

Disability Horizons’s 2016 article: ‘Disabled holidays: have you explored accessible Blackpool?’ http://disabilityhorizons.com/2016/07/disabled-holidays-accessible-blackpool/?utm_source=Disability+Horizons+RSS-Email&utm_campaign=8879294ab3-RSS_EMAIL_CAMPAIGN&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_75cf3532a8-8879294ab3-308157133

Blackpool Travel Guide on TripAdvisor

Carrie-Ann Lightley’s Travel Guide on TripAdvisor: Accessible Blackpool. https://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Guide-g186332-k1704-Blackpool_Lancashire_England.html

Center Parcs Woburn Access Video

Ever wondered how accessible Center Parcs is ? Check out this super informative video clip from Accesadvisr: Center Parcs Woburn 15-19 October 2018 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z-2MaRiM10o

Accessible Travelling in England Blogs

Wheelchairtraveling.com: resources, reviews, guides, and tips from over 100 writers worldwide about accessible travel. http://www.wheelchairtraveling.com/category/europe/united-kingdom/

Oxford Visitors Guide

Accessible Oxford Guide – A guide for disabled visitors to Oxford is a publication from Oxford City Council that must be downloaded (scroll past the numerous adverts to get to the guide). https://www.oxford.gov.uk/download/downloads/id/1272/accessible_oxford_guide.pdf  

Narrowboat and Canal Boat Holidays

CHuC – ceiling hoist users club – lists narrowboat and canal boat accommodation with hoists. http://www.chuc.org.uk/index.php/accommodation-with-hoists/others

Freedom Wizard Trails

Freedom Wizard CIC arrange regular experience days, events and challenges to enable access to forests, moorland and fells throughout the UK. The fleet of all terrain wheelchairs will enable access to areas to which day chairs and scooters will not cope. http://www.freedomwizard.co.uk/home

Suffolk Short Breaks

Access Unlimited has information about short break services for children and young people with additional needs and disabilities in Suffolk. https://www.access-unlimited.co.uk/

Accessible Scilly Information

The Scilly Isles tourist information pages ‘Accessible Scilly’ include some information about visiting the Scilly Isles with accessibility needs. https://www.visitislesofscilly.com/getting-around/accessible-scilly

Scilly Isles Air Travel

Airport and airline information for travel to and from the Isles of Scilly. https://www.islesofscilly-travel.co.uk/plan-your-trip/special-assistance-and-accessibility/

Oxford & District Sports

Oxsrad Disability Hub & Sports Facility: a welcoming place where all abilities come together to enjoy sports and recreation. http://www.oxsrad.org/

Beach Access in North East England

Beach Access North-East offers a year-round free beach wheelchair loan service covering the north east coast from Newbiggin to Seaton Carew. http://www.beachaccessnortheast.org/  

Manchester United Stadium Access

2019 Manchester United details the revised accessibility plans for the Old Trafford stadium. https://www.manutd.com/en/visit-old-trafford/accessibility-plans

Manchester Visitor Information

2016 Lonely Planet: one of the top accessible destinations is Manchester.  An overview of wheelchair access is given. https://www.lonelyplanet.com/travel-tips-and-articles/most-accessible-destinations/40625c8c-8a11-5710-a052-1479d2763e2f

Isle of Wight Guide

2014 Access magazine’s article: ‘No Passport Required’ gives an overview of wheelchair access on the Isle of Wight. http://www.accessmagazine.co.uk/passport-required/

Scuba Diving in Hampshire

Dive Ability is a member led scuba diving charity committed to enabling people who have disabilities or disadvantages to discover the adventurous world of scuba diving. http://www.diveability.org/index.php

Eurostar

Information for wheelchair users using Eurostar. http://www.eurostar.com/uk-en/travel-info/travel-planning/accessibility#.U9jwlfldVLQ

Monkey World, Dorset

Monkey World Ape Rescue Centre has an accessibility statement detailing the disabled facilities at the centre. https://monkeyworld.org/visit-the-centre/disabled-facilities/

disAbility Cornwall & Isles of Scilly

disAbility Cornwall & Isles of Scilly’s aim is to make Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly a better place to live for everyone. http://www.disabilitycornwall.org.uk/index.php

Eden Project, Cornwall

2017 winner of VisitEngland’s Inclusive Tourism award, the Eden Project – the largest indoor rainforest in the world – wants to provide a great experience for all ages, abilities and backgrounds.  It has published an Accessibility Guide to the attraction.  It has a Changing Places accessible toilet (with bench and hoist). http://www.edenproject.com/visit/before-you-visit/accessibility-guide#eMMy3JJwtFlGsS1X.97

VisitEngland.com – Access For All

Plan an accessible short break with the free handy mini-guides. Great if you or a family member are disabled or have accessibility requirements. These guides were produced in 2015 with co-funding from the European Commission. https://www.visitengland.com/plan-your-visit/access-all

England’s Tourist Attractions

Tourist and visitor information resource from tourist.me.uk who believe that tourism should be accessible to all and endeavour to include brief accessibility information to give a flavour of what attractions provide in the way of accessibility. http://tourist.me.uk/

City Breaks in England

2015 Disability Horizons’s article ‘VisitEngland: accessible city breaks’ covering Brighton, Margate, Birmingham, Lincoln, Nottingham, Northumberland, and the Peak District. https://disabilityhorizons.com/2015/12/visitengland-accessible-city-breaks/

Scotland’s Stadiums

Top-rated Scottish football stadiums from euansguide: https://www.euansguide.com/news/scottish-football-stadiums-winning-over-disabled-fans-on-euans-guide/?utm_source=MASTER+-+Newsletter&utm_campaign=bea89736b7-Weekly_Digest_19_January_2017&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_ff30350f4c-bea89736b7-114912637

Glasgow Travel Guide on TripAdvisor

Carrie-Ann Lightley’s Travel Guide on TripAdvisor: Accessible Glasgow. https://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Guide-g186534-k932-Glasgow_Scotland.html

10 Reasons To Visit Glasgow

2017 Disability Horizons’ article: ‘Disability and travel: 10 reasons to visit Glasgow’. http://disabilityhorizons.com/2017/07/disability-travel-10-reasons-visit-glasgow/?utm_source=Disability+Horizons+RSS-Email&utm_campaign=1d2d948f5d-RSS_EMAIL_CAMPAIGN&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_75cf3532a8-1d2d948f5d-308157133

Glasgow Travel Review

2016 The Geordie Traveller’s blog: Travel review – GLASGOW! https://thegeordietravellerblog.wordpress.com/2016/09/09/travel-review-glasgow/

Disability and travel: accessible Scotland

2016 Disability Horizons’ article: Accessible Scotland (Fife). http://disabilityhorizons.com/2016/04/disability-and-travel-accessible-edinburgh/?utm_source=Disability+Horizons+RSS-Email&utm_campaign=d3d704d520-RSS_EMAIL_CAMPAIGN&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_75cf3532a8-d3d704d520-308157133

Edinburgh Castle

2017 Simply Emma’s blog: ‘Visiting Edinburgh Castle In A Wheelchair. http://www.simplyemma.co.uk/visiting-edinburgh-castle-in-a-wheelchair/

Edinburgh’s Corn Exchange

2017 Simply Emma’s blog: The Corn Exchange Edinburgh – Venue Access Review. http://www.simplyemma.co.uk/birdy-at-the-corn-exchange-edinburgh-venue-access-review/

Edinburgh Trams

2016 Simply Emma’s article: ‘Experiencing Edinburgh Trams For The First Time As A Wheelchair User. http://www.simplyemma.co.uk/experiencing-edinburgh-trams-for-the-first-time-as-a-wheelchair-user/

Dundee and Angus Access Guide

Euan’s Guide has a downloadable guide to Dundee & Angus that also includes Arbroath and wheelchair accessible orienteering! https://www.euansguide.com/dundee-guide?utm_source=MASTER+-+Newsletter&utm_campaign=d99c0ab717-Weekly_Digest_15_March_2018&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_ff30350f4c-d99c0ab717-114912637

Wheelchair Accessible Attractions in Scotland

Wheelchairtraveling.com: resources, reviews, guides, and tips from over 100 writers worldwide about accessible travel. http://www.wheelchairtraveling.com/category/europe/scotland/

Scotland Visitor’s Guide

2016 New Mobility article: ‘Wheelchair-Friendly Scotland Boasts Cool Places, Warm People’. http://www.newmobility.com/2016/08/wheelchair-friendly-scotland/

Accommodation in Cairngorm National Park

2015 Simply Emma’s blog: ‘Turning 30 in a Treehouse’ about staying in the Cairngorm National Park. http://www.simplyemma.co.uk/turning-30-in-a-treehouse/  

Staying in Cairngorm National Park

2015 Simply Emma’s blog: ‘Birthday in the Woods’ about staying in the Cairngorm National Park. http://www.simplyemma.co.uk/birthday-in-the-woods-wheelchair-accessibility/

Backpacking around Scotland

2015/16 thewheelchairbackpacker (French language) 4 blogs about travels around Scotland. http://1000decouvertes4roulettes.com/category/destinations/europe/ouest/ecosse/

Northlink Ferries to Orkney and Shetland

CHuC’s (ceiling hoist users club) accommodation with hoists on Northlink Ferries to Orkney and Shetland. http://www.chuc.org.uk/index.php/accommodation-with-hoists/others

Glasgow Attractions Blog

2015 Disway.org’s blog about the forthcoming Accessible Guide to Glasgow Attractions. http://www.disway.org/en/blog/3-news/111-accessible-guide-glasgow-attractions.html

Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park

Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park (near Glasgow): There are many paths in the National Park that provide particularly good opportunities for the less able or those looking for easy gradients and smooth surfaces in a variety of scenic locations. http://www.lochlomond-trossachs.org/things-to-do/all-abilities/

Toilets at Dundee Train Station

2019 article: “Work to start on ‘Changing Places’ toilet for disabled people at Dundee train station”. https://www.eveningtelegraph.co.uk/fp/work-to-start-on-changing-places-toilet-for-disabled-people-at-dundee-train-station/

Fife, Scotland Holiday Cottages

The Rings, Fife is a unique holiday destination to suit families, groups and special occasions. Specialising in accessibility. https://www.therings.co.uk/

Fife, Scotland Accommodation

Homelands – wheelchair accessible luxury self-catering holiday lodges and disability accessible lodges nestled in mature woodlands in the East Neuk village of Lundin Links. Recently built to the highest standard, all equipped with an extensive range of disability support equipment to help you unwind and enjoy a memorable stay. http://www.homelands-fife.co.uk/

Wheelchair and Pony Trips

Pony Axe S takes people who use wheelchairs to all the places where wheelchairs can’t take them. No need to transfer to all terrain or beach wheelchairs, no need to leave your wheelchair behind. They take you, in your wheelchair, anywhere. https://ponyaxes.com/

Scotland Accommodation

Accessatlast.com’s – ‘making life accessible’ – accommodation options for Scotland. http://accessatlast.com/accessible-accommodation-in/scotland

Belfast Lough Sailing

Belfast Lough Sailability exists to bring the joy of sailing and boating to disabled and disadvantaged people across Northern Ireland. http://www.belfastloughsailability.com/

Northern Ireland Accommodation

Accessatlast.com’s – ‘making life accessible’ – accommodation options for Northern Ireland. https://accessatlast.com/accessible-accommodation-in/n.ireland

Cardiff, Wales Review

Article: ‘Barcelona, Singapore, Berlin, Wellington and Cardiff: World’s best cities to travel if you’re disabled’. http://www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/world-best-cities-for-disabled-accessible-wheelchair-tourists-holidays-travel-barcelona-singapore-a7511571.html  

Welsh Highland Railway

Wheelchair access on the Ffestiniog and Welsh Highlands railways. http://www.festrail.co.uk/access.htm

England and Snowdonia Trails

Disability Horizons’s article: ‘Top 10 accessible outdoor routes across England and Snowdonia’ with downloadable route maps for each trail. http://disabilityhorizons.com/2017/03/top-10-accessible-outdoor-routes-across-the-uk/?utm_source=Disability+Horizons+RSS-Email&utm_campaign=b803b98c19-RSS_EMAIL_CAMPAIGN&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_75cf3532a8-b803b98c19-308157133

Natural Resources Wales

The Natural Resources Wales “Places to visit for all abilities” web page has a summary of the accessible facilities that are offered across Wales with links to the individual web pages about each woodland or National Nature Reserve. This new page lets people quickly see what is available and then click through for detailed information…

Wales Accessible Beaches

Beaches in Wales with wheelchair access. http://www.visitwales.com/explore/accessible-wales/wheelchair-access-beaches

Disabled Rambling

The Disabled Ramblers exists to help mobility-challenged people get back out into the countryside. About 30 rambles are run each year across England and Wales – mostly from March to October. http://disabledramblers.co.uk/

Wales Accommodation

Accessatlast.com’s – ‘making life accessible’ – accommodation options for Wales. https://accessatlast.com/accessible-accommodation-in/wales  

Disabled Coasteering in Abereiddy Bay

Celtic Quest can tailor a coasteering adventure to suit just about all abilities. The kit is super floaty so you don’t need to be a strong swimmer, Go With The Flow! Your guide will make sure you CAN explore your adventure limits at your own level. If you are happy to get wet and give…

Cambridge Tour

Disability Horizons’: ‘Discover Cambridge on an accessible tour’. http://disabilityhorizons.com/2015/11/discover-cambridge-on-an-accessible-tour/

Adaptive Snowsports

Disability Snowsport UK is a people-centred organisation with a unique sense of purpose: that anyone regardless of their disability can take part in and enjoy the thrill of snowsports. http://www.disabilitysnowsport.org.uk/About-Us/About-Disability-Snowsport-UK.aspx

Wheelchair Cabs

Wheelchair Cabs covering London, Essex, Kent, Surrey, Sussex, Southampton Docks, Airports: Gatwick Airport, Heathrow Airport, Luton Airport, City Airport, Southend Airport and Stansted Airport. http://www.wheelchaircabs.co.uk/

Revitalise Assisted Holidays

Revitalise breaks are genuine holidays for disabled people and carers, filled with new experiences, new opportunities, choice, freedom and fun.  There are three holiday centres: Netley Waterside House – Southampton, Jubilee Lodge – Chigwell, Sandpipers – Southport. http://revitalise.org.uk/respite-holidays/?gclid=Cj0KEQjwxqS-BRDRgPLp0q2t0IUBEiQAgfMXROCM5NVqkFBlFzqy9lo8iwAS2SR1glUBFjREYjpn1woaAkFy8P8HAQ

South of England Equipment Hire

Solent Mobility Centre have a very large selection of items. You can hire equipment as well as scooters and wheelchairs here. https://solentmobility.co.uk/

Northumberland Accommodation

Grindon Farm is set within the Northumberland National Park and has two self-catering properties, both properties offer accommodation for mobility impaired guests. http://www.grindonfarm.co.uk/

Devon Accessible Vehicle Hire

GM Coachwork stock a number of wheelchair accessible vehicles for hire, available for 3 days upwards. All vehicles come fully inspected and valeted. https://www.gmmobility.co.uk/hire

Lancashire Accommodation

Brickyard Farm Cottages: 12 outstanding cottages set on Brickhouse Farm amongst acres of stunning countryside. The Cottages vary in size, from 2 to 5 bedrooms, and were purpose built in 2013 to provide holiday accommodation for families, friends and carers in the most tranquil surroundings of Hambleton yet only a step away from the razzle…

Isle of Wight Accessible Taxi

A.S.A.P. Taxis – if you live in the East or West Cowes, Whippingham Northwood or Gurnard areas and need a taxi with full wheelchair access then we can help. The taxi can accommodate one person who stays in the wheelchair plus up to four additional family or friends. https://asaptaxis.co.uk/wheelchair-accessible-taxis

River Thames Boating

The Rivertime Boat Trust’s wheelchair accessible passenger boat operates between Windsor, Henley-on-Thames and Oxford on the River Thames. http://www.rivertimeboattrust.org.uk/

Hampshire Accommodation

Wallops Wood accessible accommodation in Droxford, Hampshire. https://www.wallopswoodcottages.co.uk/index.html

Calvert Trust Exmoor

Calvert Trust Exmoor is an award winning activity centre with accommodation, located in an area of outstanding natural beauty on the edge of Exmoor National Park.  The centre enables people with physical, learning, behavioural and sensory disabilities to experience exciting, challenging and enjoyable outdoor activities. https://calvertexmoor.org.uk/home/

Accessible Vehicle Hire

You can hire a Brotherwood Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle (WAV) easily and affordably with flexible rental periods – long or short term. https://www.brotherwood.com/hire-wheelchair-accessible-vehicles/

Devon Accommodation

Welcome to Blagdon Farm fully-accessible, luxury, lakeside lodges and caravan site with 1.5 acre coarse fishing lake in stunning Devon countryside close to the South West coast. http://www.blagdonfarm.co.uk/

Derbyshire Accommodation

Rosliston Forestry Centre offers eco-friendly lodges accommodation sleeping from 2 to 10 people and equipment rentals including power scooters so you can explore! http://www.roslistonforestrycentre.co.uk/?doing_wp_cron=1556097857.1048529148101806640625

Cornwall Accommodation

Treworgans Farm Holidays offer high quality, wheelchair accessible, self-catering, disabled access accommodation in Mid-Cornwall. http://treworgans.co.uk/

Bury St. Edmunds Accommodation

In Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, a self-catering property that has provision for older and less mobile guests, part time wheelchair users – Level 2; and for hearing impairment Level 1. http://wyleneholidayhome.co.uk/

City of Bath – Guided Tours

A knowledgeable local offering guided walks in Bath and as well as private walks, offers an open City Highlights tour on Saturdays at 1.30. Wheelchair users welcome and no charge. Other guests pay £7.50 for the 2 hour tour. http://www.bathtours.org.uk/

Accommodation in England

Accessatlast.com – ‘making life accessible’ – accommodation options for England. http://accessatlast.com/accessible-accommodation-in/england

Accessible Taxis

Wheelchair Travel operate two large accessible minibus/van taxis that will carry up to 8 persons (w/c + 7, or 2+6). *Operate in UK only – close to Heathrow, Gatwick, Dover and Southampton so we serve clients arriving by air or sea. Services: Taxi / Day tour (or longer with notice). http://www.wheelchairtravel.co.uk/

Jersey Accommodation with Hoist

CHuC’s list of Jersey accommodation offering a hoist. http://www.chuc.org.uk/index.php/accommodation-with-hoists/overseas/jersey  

Jersey Holidays

Accessible holidays in Jersey from a UK specialist to the Channel Islands. http://accessiblemalta.yolasite.com/accessible-jersey.php

Transport and Other UK Accessibility Reviews

AccessAdvisr aims to provide the world’s biggest resource of online accessibility reviews of different places and transport stops for disabled people and people with mobility challenges. https://accessadvisr.net/map/

Outdoor Activities around the UK

deb@accessTOG’s Twitter page is full of her outdoor adventures around the UK and the power wheelchairs she uses. https://twitter.com/accessTOG

Hotel Accommodation with Hoist

CHuC’s list of UK hotels offering a hoist including London, Norfolk, Nottingham, Birmingham, Telford, Cornwall, Blackpool, Cardiff, Llandudno, Glasgow and Jersey. http://www.chuc.org.uk/index.php/accommodation-with-hoists/hotels-in-uk

Self Catering Accommodation with Hoist

CHuC’s list of UK self catering accommodation offering a hoist. http://www.chuc.org.uk/index.php/accommodation-with-hoists/self-catering?limitstart=0

Gibraltar Travel Guide

Wheelchairtravel.org’s very comprehensive Gibraltar – Wheelchair Accessible Travel Guide. https://wheelchairtravel.org/gibraltar/

UK Public Transport Blog

The Master Elf’s: ‘Travelling as a wheelchair user – my experiences’ blog includes public transport reviews covering Barcelona, Liverpool, Birmingham and London. http://themasterelf.blogspot.in/2017/02/travelling-as-wheelchair-user-my_24.html

UK Destinations and Resources

Disability Horizons has many articles about destinations, hotels, restaurants, etc in the UK. https://disabilityhorizons.com/category/travel/

UK Family Travel

The Life of An Ambitious Turtle’s blog from a wheelchair using mother living on a budget. Various travel reviews including Travel Lodge, Waterloo, London. http://www.lifeofanambitiousturtle.co.uk/

Caravanning around the UK

Wheelgotravelling.info’s blog about travelling around the UK in an adapted caravan or motorhome. http://www.wheelgotravelling.info/CaravanTravels_GB.html

Beaches and Beach Wheelchairs

Accessible beaches and beach wheelchairs around the UK include England: Cornwall, Devon, Brighton and Hove, Great Yarmouth, Skegness; Wales: Broadhaven Beach in Pembrokeshire, Langland Bay, Saundersfoot Beach. Beach wheelchairs in Scotland: North Berwick, East Lothian. http://disabilityhorizons.com/2016/08/best-accessible-beaches-and-beach-wheelchairs-in-the-uk/

Family Travel Blog

4SuitcasesandaWheelchair – UK based accessible travel blog. A travel loving family overcoming the obstacles the littlest member of the family faces and hoping to inspire others in the process. Featuring Brixham Pirate Festival, No.15 Great Pulteney in Bath, St Ives in Cornwall and Lake Garda in Italy, amongst others. http://4suitcasesandawheelchair.blogspot.com/

UK Disabled Access Reviews

Euan’s Guide is a disabled access guide used by disabled people to review, share and discover accessible places to go. https://www.euansguide.com/

Accessible Venues

Blue Badge Style – find cool places, trusted access reviews, brilliant products and great experiences that make everyone’s lives better. https://bluebadgestyle.com/

UK Wheelchair Trails

Walks with Wheelchairs is a searchable database of accessible routes all around the UK. http://walkswithwheelchairs.com/info

UK Toilets

The Great British Public Toilet Map – a project to map all public conveniences, one of which will be a disabled toilet. https://greatbritishpublictoiletmap.rca.ac.uk/

Changing Places Toilets

Changing Places Toilet Map shows the location of Changing Places Toilets (large specially adapted for adult usage) throughout the UK. http://changingplaces.uktoiletmap.org/

Mobile Toilets

UK Mobiloo – a brilliant mobile toilet vehicle with an electric hoist, adult-sized changing bench, toilet and wash basin. This vehicle goes to various events around the UK. Check their website for details of the events at which it will be. https://www.mobiloo.org.uk/

UK Leisure & Sport

Accessible Countryside for Everyone (ACE) – Promoting accessibility to leisure and sport, signposting family, carer and disability support. http://www.accessiblecountryside.org.uk/holidays

Accessibility at UK Hotels

2018 article: ‘Disability Policy Done Right’ describes the facilities at ‘Cringletie House Hotel’, Edinburgh and ‘Park House Hotel’, Norfolk has ceiling hoists and on-site nurse care. It also mentions ‘Bespoke Hotels’ but it does not describe the facilities as this is a chain. I contacted the customer services and they said: “Unfortunately there is no…

Hotels with Hoists

2017 Trailblazers Muscular Dystrophy UK newsletter report: ‘hoists in hotels – an investigation’. http://www.musculardystrophyuk.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Hoist-in-hotels_FinalReport.pdf

Access City Award

I have finally found the page that lists winners of the ENAT Access City Award for Europe! Even though most European countries have won the award as some point, it is useful information for planning travel. Previous winners of the Access City Award starting from 2017: 2017: The city of Chester (United Kingdom) was the…

Rough Guide UK

The 2018 publication of the Rough Guide to Accessible Britain is a huge collection of information about things to do, places to stay, where to eat et cetera across the United Kingdom. https://www.motability.co.uk/cs/accessible_guide/index.html#page=1

Disabled Travellers’ Guide

The AA disabled travellers’ guide is packed with information and ideas to help make getting about easier – at home and abroad. https://www.theaa.com/staticdocs/pdf/services/disabled_travellers_guide.pdf

Good Access Guide

Good Access Guide is the online guide for residents and visitors of all abilities to the UK and Ireland. http://www.goodaccessguide.co.uk/index.php

UK Travel Planner

Tourism for All is a resource of accessible destinations and places to stay – whether you want a relaxing hotel break, an exciting day trip or just a change of scenery.  The Travel Planner links accommodation, attractions, events and more all across Britain. https://www.tourismforall.co.uk/

UK Holiday Information

UK holiday resources search from Disabled Holiday Info (DHI) http://www.disabledholidayinfo.org.uk/search/index.cfm?typeid=1

Children’s Charity

Sky Badger: “finding help for disabled children & their families”, a UK based charity with a huge amount of resources and information, very useful links to accessible holiday resources and funders in the directory. https://skybadger.co.uk/

Access Information

Use AccessAble to find wheelchair friendly venues or check out disabled access and facilities. 10,000s venues surveyed across the UK and Ireland, including shops, pubs, restaurants, cinemas, theatres, railway stations, hotels, colleges, universities, hospitals and more. https://www.accessable.co.uk/

Accessible UK Accommodation

Accessible Property Register UK specialises in promoting wheelchair accessible and adapted property, and wheelchair accessible holiday accommodation. http://accessible-property.org.uk/property/map.htm?retail_type=holiday

Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle Hire

At WavsGB we know how important it is to have the right vehicle at the right time, that’s why we offer a large choice of wheelchair accessible cars for hire.  Whatever your needs, we can supply wheelchair adapted mobility car for you from as little as a day to as much as a year.. or…

Specialist Travel Agency

Limitless Travel will help you to plan the best holiday suitable for your needs in the UK or in other destinations around the world. http://limitlesstravel.org/

UK Accessible Trails

AccessTOG’s page gives information about accessible walks around the UK. https://theoutdoorguide.co.uk/tog-friends/mobility-access-tog/

Taxi and WAV Hire

The Accessible Planet: Travel & Cars section details taxis and WAV hire in various destinations throughout the UK. Holidays & Travel section has various different service providers for holidays, hotels, campsites and cruises with the majority of listings being from the UK but some from other countries. Some sections have no information and not sure…

Assisted UK Holidays

Through the Roof offers assisted holidays for Christians with disabilities. http://www.throughtheroof.org/what-we-do/holidays/

Accessible Travel Resource

Disabled Holidays Guide – an information resource on accessible holidays in the UK. http://www.disabilityholidaysguide.com/uk-disabled-holidays.aspx

Coach Hire

With an accessible lift and washroom/WC, for on-board comfort. Plus defibrillator, resusc units and a mobile hoist, just in case. Jumbulance is THE business, for group coach-tripping in safety and style! http://www.jumbulance.org.uk/

National trust access guide

The National  trust has Mountain trikes, Powered Mobility Vehicles and accessible trails and it offers Discounted and free entry For carers. the Mountain trike Is available in a growing number of venues, it is a great resource for off roading and exploring previously inaccessible areas 🙂 it is becoming more and more available for us!…

Accessible When Travelling – Travel Information

A Belgian wheelchair user shares tips for visiting countries around Europe in your wheelchair including Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Liechtenstein, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom, active 2019. https://www.toegankelijkopreis.be/

Travel Agency – ‘Tourism for All’

AccessiblEurope was born in 1995 when we entered the field of accessible tourism. Our challenge is to provide travellers with special needs and limited mobility, the same selection of tourist services that any traveller would find in a travel agency. http://www.accessibleurope.com/

Travel Agency for Disabled Travellers

Enable Holidays is a UK based travel agency and ‘your number one disabled holiday specialist’.  They provide ‘carefully assessed’ packages and bespoke packages to a wide range of destinations in Europe and around the world including Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canary Islands, The Caribbean, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Holland, Hungary, Ibiza,…

Handiplanet

Handiplanet is a French-based directory available both online or as a smart phone app and covers worldwide but has the majority of its listings in France. As of 2019 in France it covers: Paris Nantes Toulouse Cannes Bordeaux Nice Montpellier and globally it covers: Madrid Barcelona Berlin Lisbon New York London & San Francisco https://handiplanet.com

Travel Agency – UK Based

Can Be Done is a UK based travel agent offering destinations that have suitable infrastructure. That is to say that as well as offering accommodation with adapted/accessible rooms, the destination itself must have available accessible transport, and preferably options for clients to travel independently whilst on holiday. North Africa & Middle East destinations include Dubai,…

AccessAdvisr Scotland

AccessAdvisr is a UK based community accessibility review website covering worldwide travel opportunities for people living with disabilities but with high level of reviews for places throughout  Scotland https://accessadvisr.net

AccessAdvisr Wales

AccessAdvisr is a UK based community accessibility review website covering worldwide travel opportunities for people living with disabilities but with high level of reviews for places throughout Wales https://accessadvisr.net

AccessAdvisr England

AccessAdvisr is a UK based community accessibility review website covering worldwide travel opportunities for people living with disabilities but with high level of reviews for places throughout England https://accessadvisr.net

disability horizons travel archive Wales

Disability horizons is a UK online newsletter so the travel archive for Wales is significant.this links to the area of disability horizons travel section which is a collection of articles written by or for people living with disabilities. https://disabilityhorizons.com/category/travel/

disability horizons travel archive Scotland

Disability horizons is a UK online newsletter so the travel archive for Scotland is significant.this links to the area of disability horizons travel section which is a collection of articles written by or for people living with disabilities. https://disabilityhorizons.com/category/travel/

disability horizons travel archive Scotland

  Disability horizons is a UK online newsletter so the travel archive for Scotland is very large. this links to the area of disability horizons travel section which is a collection of articles written by or for people living with disabilities. https://disabilityhorizons.com/category/travel/

disability horizons travel archive England

Disability horizons is a UK online newsletter so the travel archive for England is very large. this links to the area of disability horizons travel section which is a collection of articles written by or for people living with disabilities. https://disabilityhorizons.com/category/travel/

Euan’s Guide – Disabled Access Reviews England

Euan’s Guide is used by thousands of disabled people to review, share and discover accessible places to go. “The aim of Euan’s Guide is to empower disabled people by providing information that will give confidence and choices for getting out and about. https://www.euansguide.com

8 highly-rated accessible places to visit this summer

2019 Disability Horizons article  written by AccessAdvisr 8 highly-rated accessible places to visit this summer: National Railway Museum accessibility, York https://disabilityhorizons.com/2019/06/8-accessible-places-to-visit-this-summer/

8 highly-rated accessible places to visit this summer

2019 Disability Horizons article  written by AccessAdvisr 8 highly-rated accessible places to visit this summer: Victoria and Albert Museum accessibility, London  https://disabilityhorizons.com/2019/06/8-accessible-places-to-visit-this-summer/