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Up to 40% off PGL Easter activity camps when booked by 27 Feb


If you think your children would enjoy an Easter break participating in a range of adventure activities and making friends then a PGL residential break may be just the thing. And now is the time to book with up to 40% off when booked by midnight on Friday 27 February 2015.

All breaks include simple accommodation, all meals, activities, instruction, caring supervision and evening fun. Each centre offers a slightly different range of activities, but most will include archery, canoeing, climbing, ropes courses, mountain biking and a zip wire, with virtually all activities taking place within the landscaped grounds of each centre.  Other facilities may include all-weather sports pitches or activity ‘barns’.

Offers for PGL Easter camps include a week starting 4 April in Sussex for £328 (was £469); in Shropshire a week is only £287 (reduced from £479) for holidays starting 28 March. In Scotland a week is now £325 (was £465) for holidays starting 4 April.

When booking quote FEB7. PGL’s special activity holiday insurance must be taken for each child, at a cost of £37 (for UK residents). Suitable for children aged seven to sixteen inclusive with separate age groups for 7-10s, 10-13s and 13-16s.

PGL Adventure Holidays – Easter Offers.

Kids now half price on PGL family breaks for half term

I highly recommend a PGL family activity break having thoroughly enjoyed one with my own children and what better time to do so as kids are half price on selected breaks this October half term.

PGL centres in Surrey, Dorset, Shropshire and Wiltshire are opening their doors to families this half term with 2 night weekend breaks and 4 night mid week breaks available. You could be experiencing abseiling, archery, climbing, fencing, raft-building, orienteering, the trapeze, Jacob’s ladder and zip wire.

Weekends start at £129 per adult and from £49 per child aged 5 to 18 years (was £99) at Marchants Hill, Surrey and 4 night breaks start on Monday 27 October and cost from £259 per adult and from £109 per child (was £219) at Marchants Hill in Surrey, Boreatton Park in Shropshire and Osmington Bay in Dorset.

Offer ends 24 October 2014.  Quote OCTHT14X when calling 0844 3712424.

October Half Term Offers – Family Adventures.

PGL Family Adventures special offers; parents go FREE; kids go FREE and 20% off

Here are some great summer offers from PGL on summer family adventures including ‘parents go free in the UK and France’, ‘kids go free’ and ‘20% off for children and teenagers’.

I love the sound of their ‘Wild on the Isle of Arran’ adventure holiday where you stay at a families only centre. With sea cliffs to abseil, boulders to climb and forest tracks to explore on mountain bike this is great for lovers of the great outdoors.  There is also wonderful wildlife to spot including red deer, peregrine falcons and golden eagles. On this holiday 1 child goes free with every paying adult (£519) for 7 nights saving £449 per child. Offer applies on 2  and 16 August arrivals.

PGL Family Adventures – Special offers on holidays.

Kids go free on Paris & Disneyland multi-activity holiday – book by 26 June | PGL

PGL has a great ‘kids go free’ offer on their Paris and Disneyland family adventure holiday. Combine three days of multi-activity fun with a sightseeing day trip to Paris plus park entry tickets for Disneyland Paris. Take up to two children aged five and over for free.

This holiday is based at PGL’s Château de Grande Romaine centre just 30 minutes from Disneyland. Set in 70 acres the site boasts an outdoor heated pool, a football pitch, tennis courts and a host of other activities including ropes courses, archery, a trapeze and zip wire thrills.

With this offer a family of four (2 adults and 2 children) can save a massive £890 on this seven night holiday. The price includes accommodation in an ensuite family room, all meals, use of equipment, instruction and family-friendly evening fun as well as the activities and sightseeing.

Kids go free on seven-night holidays starting 27 July, 3 August, 17 August and 24 August. Quote FAB2X when booking. Prices from as little as £978.

Summer spaces on family adventure and activity holidays

Families Worldwide Active Turkey is  a 7 night family adventure holiday based in Adrasan Bay. Highlights include: exploring inlets and caves by kayak; discovering the sunken city of Kekova by boat; gorge walking plus swimming and snorkeling in turquoise waters. There are additional optional activities including rock climbing, a visit to a Turkish bath, pony trekking, paragliding, SCUBA diving, climbing and zip wires, Turkish dancing and the opportunity to walk some of the Lycian Way. Most of the activities suit children aged 8+.

Summer departures during July and August. Land only price                       £679; child £659. Teen departures on 18 July and 15 August                     kids2014. Family adventure holidays to Turkey – Active Turkey.

Preseli Venture Family Adventure Pembrokeshire offers you               and your family the perfect opportunity to experience unique and         exciting adventure activities under the expert guidance of                           professional guides. Stay at a fully catered 5 star eco lodge or a                 geodesic dome. Typical activities include: coasteering, surfing, sea         kayaking, horse riding, kite boarding. There are two options                      available ‘Action Packed’ and ‘Action & Relax’.

Run every week throughout the summer. Holiday prices: adults £479 and under 16s £379 on Action & Relax programme. Family adventure holidays,  UK | family activity holidays Pembrokeshire, Wales.

Single Parents on Holiday Farm Holiday Italy. Discover life on the farm in the beautiful Friulian Dolomites, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You will be based at Gelindo dei Magredi Farm which is located in the Magredi, a huge nature park. A 6 day family activity programme is on offer for all ages and may include any of the following a local farm visit with farm museum, a guided bike tour, a mosaic making course, an Italian cooking course, a horse drawn carriage tour, horse riding. food and wine tasting, a trip to the beach, fruit and vegetable picking, jam making, cheese making, a day visit to Venice.

Parents can either join in the activities or relax by the pool. Holidays depart 26 July to 2 August and 2 to 9 August 2014.  Adults £710, children under 11 £610, children 12-15 £650 and 25% discount on 2nd & 3rd child under 12. Single Parent farm holiday in rural Italy with great family activity programme.

Snowdonia mini family adventure breaks from £99 | Valkyrie Pursuits

Valkyrie Pursuits has designed a unique Snowdonia mini adventure break where as a family you will scale rock walls, descend gorges, stand tall upon mountains and canoe across magical lakes.

The 2 night, 2 day package includes three half day activities normallu including rock climbing, gorge scrambling/canyoning and canoeing. Accommodation is in tents which are provided as well as all of the activity equipment.

The break is tailored to the experience & capability of the individuals in the group. Check here for available dates over the summer holiday period. Cost is from £99.

Snowdonia Mini Adventure Break – Valkyrie Pursuits Reservations.


Save 5% on new Malta and Gozo family holiday with Explore! From £649 – book by 30 Jan

Explore! has a new family tour to taking in the sights of Malta and Gozo.  Highlights include a jeep safari on the island of Gozo exploring scenic wonders and historic sites, sea kayaking the coastline, a boat trip to Comino Island and a visit to Malta’s historic capital.  There are plenty of opportunities for swimming with the hotel right by the sea.

From £649 without flights and £922 with flights. Departures in May, July, August and October 2014.  Group size 14-20 people. Minimum age is 7 and there are teenage departures too. Book by by 30 January 2014 for the 5% discount.

Malta and Gozo Holiday.

Up to 60% off children’s half term adventures at PGL – Adventure, Freedom and Friends

If you think your children would enjoy a half term break participating in a range of adventure activities and making friends then a residential  multi-activity break at PGL may be just the thing. Half term holidays are suitable for children aged seven to sixteen inclusive with separate age groups for 7-10s, 10-13s and 13-16s.

All breaks include accommodation, all meals, activities, instruction, caring supervision and evening fun. With one child you can save 40% on four night breaks and with two children you can save 50% on each one. Parents with three children or more – or co-ordinating with friends to round up an extra child – the saving is 60%.

Four night breaks start October 15 (in Scotland), 22, 28 or 29 and 7 night breaks on October 12 (in Scotland), 19 or 26. When booking October half term holidays please use the offer code as shown on the PGL website.

PGL Summer Camp and Adventure Holidays – Adventure, Freedom and Friends.

Family cycling holiday in Sardinia from £720 excluding flights – 8 days | Responsible Travel

This family cycling holiday in Sardinia is perfect for families who want to take their time cycling on quiet roads, enjoying the scenery and allowing time to explore some of the local history and play and swim in the sea. It is perfect for families with younger children when hiring tag along bikes or child trailers.

Cycle country lanes and coastal roads equipped with detailed road books and maps. Pass vineyards and olive groves, oak wooded valleys with archaeological remains, rugged cliffs and beautiful beaches.  The cycling is suitable for children aged 9 or above and for younger children tag along bikes or child trailers can be hired. 

Price is from £720 per adult; £615 per child aged 2-6 years and £650 per child aged 7-12 excluding flights. Children under 2 stay for free when travelling with 2 full paying adults. The cost includes 7 nights Agriturismo/small hotel/B&B accommodation , 50% of meals provided and 6 days of riding. Departures until November 2013.

Family cycling holiday in Sardinia. Travel like a local.

Late summer breaks at Bluestone Wales; 4 night break from £500 arriving 9 Sept

Bluestone national park resort in Pembrokeshire has some great late summer offers. Bluestone is perfect for a family break with over 100 free range activities to choose from and with 500 acres of free countryside to explore on foot or on bike. Bring your own bikes or hire them as there are great cycling routes and trails through quiet country lanes leading to the coast and pretty villages.

Bluestone Wales offers include a four night short break arriving on the 2 September at  £525 and the 9 September at £500. There is staying Monday to Friday in Gateholm a spacious, detached three bedroom lodge with ensuite bathroom and a second bathroom.

Summer 2013 Short Breaks and Holidays UK – Bluestone Wales.