Free Child Places 2022/2023

Get more from your next family holiday with free child places – even during the school holidays! Free child places are available in their thousands with both TUI and First Choice, and bookable across a wide range of destinations. Enjoy a week or two of sun, sea and sand in a number of highly rated family properties offering family-sized rooms, engaging kids’ clubs and popular dining options for everyone to enjoy. Whatever your board basis, your free child will still enjoy the same perks as you.

Free child places deals

TUI free child places

We have thousands of TUI holidays available with free child places. That’s right you can take your little ones away for less and enjoy some family fun in the sun with an incredible saving. Although there are thousands of free child places with TUI on offer, you’ve got to act fast if you want to secure one – they sell out quickly!

You’ll find TUI free child place holidays in a number of your favourite family properties, including the ultimate TUI Family Life hotels, now TUI BLUE for Families and thrill seeking SplashWorld resorts.

First Choice free child places

Free child places are also up for grabs with First Choice! With family favourite Holiday Villages being the optimum selection. Again, there’s only a limited number of free child place holidays available each year, so be sure to book early to avoid disappointment.

What do free child place holidays include

With TUI and First Choice holidays, one child per two full-paying adults can be added onto your package for free and this includes everything, their flight, hotel, transfers and food and drink*!


You’ll get a standard return flight ticket included with your free child place holiday! – Yes, they still get their own seat too.


Your child can stay for free in your selected hotel room or other accommodation type with full use of all facilities and be free to enjoy all the hotel’s entertainment, just as you will.

Food and Drink*

With TUI and First Choice holidays, your free child place may well include food and drink too! Whether you’re Half Board, Full Board, Bed and Breakfast or All Inclusive, your child will get to enjoy all the same benefits.


Like all TUI and First Choice package holidays, you don’t need to worry about your transfers either. When you book a free child place, you can relax knowing your transport to and from your hotel will be organised for everyone in your party!

How to search for a free child place holiday

We’ve made searching for your next family holiday easy. All you need to do is use our search facility at the top of the page, fill in your details including destination choices, airport preferences, dates, duration and passenger information – making sure to state the number of children and their ages, then click search!

You will then be presented with a list of deals which you can then filter to only show holidays with free child places available. This will also be highlighted in the holiday details blue box which will clearly state “Free Child Place Included”.

Summer holiday free child places!

Eligibility for free child place holidays

The maximum age for a free child place can go as high as 16 years old! However, this is dependent on individual hotel policies of adult grading.

To secure a free child place, you must have two fully paying adults on the holiday booking to make one child aged between two and 16, eligible for the saving. Your chosen board basis can also affect the eligibility of your child with many All Inclusive properties capping a child’s age at that of 12 years old.

Each hotel’s terms and conditions may differ, so it’s best to complete your holiday search as normal, stating the ages of your child or children and then using our handy website filter to narrow your search to show only holidays with free child places available. – That way you know the holiday your lusting over, definitely benefits from this amazing saving!

Free child place pricing explained

Free child places are available on selected holidays whereby one child goes free when two full paying adults are on the booking. Only one free child place is available in each selected hotel room or selected apartment type or villa with two full paying adults. Other children must pay the full brochure price.

When searching for your holiday on Holiday Hypermarket you will be presented with a list of deals stating a per person from price. This price already includes your free child place discount! The cost of your already discounted holiday is then averaged into an even split between the remaining people on your booking. For example, if you are a family of two adults and two children, the cost of one child is removed and the remaining price will be divided by three to give you an average cost per person for your holiday.

For further detail you can choose to click through to the travel options page on your desired holiday where you scroll down to the “Your holiday breakdown” section. This lists the accurate pricing for both adult and children packages, shows any holiday extras you may have chosen to add and displays your holiday savings.

So look out for the free child place available tag, as your family holiday could be even cheaper than you think!

Best destinations for free child places

There are many popular holiday destinations to visit as a family, these are a few of our favourites that also offer those all-important free child places!

Beautiful Balearic Islands

Balearic Islands

The Balearic Islands are a small archipelago off the coast of Spain, bringing all the flavours of a Spanish holiday to a gorgeous island setting. Ibiza, Majorca and Menorca are a power-packed trio, diverse in activities but well-matched in beauty.

Gorgeous Greece


As one of the world's most loved holiday destinations, an All Inclusive Greece holiday is the perfect way to experience this culturally rich country. Known for its incredible olive harvests, slow pace of life, passionate people and rich history and culture, the country's 227 inhabited islands are all ripe for exploration.

All Inclusive free child place holidays

There are some incredible deals on All Inclusive holidays with free child places, meaning you can get even more for your money! How nice is it to go on holiday knowing everything is taken care of, all you need to do is wake up, grab a sunbed and decide on how many trips to the buffet you’ll make that day.

Free child places terms & conditions*

The free child place offer applies to new bookings only, on selected holidays, subject to limited availability. Only one free child place is available in each selected hotel room or selected apartment type or villa with two full paying adults. Other children must pay the full brochure price. Please be aware that the current price displayed includes brochure and/or online discount. This promotional offer is non-transferable and may change or be withdrawn without notice. Normal booking terms and conditions apply.

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