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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.

October half term holidays Mark Warner

Travel this October half term to one of Mark Warner’s resorts in Greece or Portugal for some late summer sunshine and family fun. Mark Warner have been providing family friendly holidays for over 35 years and voted best Medium Activity/Sports Holiday Company and Best Medium All Inclusive Holiday Company in the British Travel Awards.

A 7 night holiday at the Mark Warner Ocean Club Beach Resort on the southern coast of the  Algarve costs £2718 for a family of four (with 2 children 11 years of age or under). The resort has four swimming pools and plenty of activities including tennis, mountain biking, swimming pools and fitness classes. The sheltered bay is ideal for watersports. The price includes flights, transfers, apartment accommodation, half board, children’s clubs for 2-13 years and  evening childcare. This holiday departs 25 October for 7 nights.

October Half Term.

October half term breaks Cornwall at family friendly Sands Resort from £70 per adult per night

Child friendly Sands Resort hotel in Cornwall rated best family hotel in the Trip Advisor Travellers’ Choice 2014 awards has some fantastic prices on its October half term breaks when booked early. Stay from £70 per night, per adult. Family rooms are spacious and comfortable and come with a free baby listening service in the evenings. The beach is a 5 minute walk away.

The hotel is situated between Padstow and Newquay and activities include an indoor pool, a Soft Play room, kids club, adventure playgrounds, a maze, zip wire, tennis courts,  a spa, golf course and various family dining options. Free board and wet suit hire is available too.

via October Half Term Holidays and Breaks in Cornwall, UK.

Brittany: top 5 under £500 May half term holidays

Just a short hop away Brittany is an uber family-friendly destination with its beautiful coastline, sandy beaches and interesting towns. There is plenty to keep children happy from aquariums, zoos & wildlife parks to castles and interactive museums. If you need any convincing then take a look here at the family pages of the Brittany Tourism website and you will see ideas for all ages from babies & toddlers, preschoolers to tweens and teenagers.

With early bird booking offers it is possible to take the family away including the grandparents for less than £500 this May half term holiday. Here’s our pick of the day’s best deals:

Siblu has a 2 bedroom holiday home sleeping 6 at the Domaine de Kerlann Village, Brittany from £50 a night if booked by the 29 March. This Village is situated among cycle friendly woodland and is just a short drive to stunning beaches, old towns and fishing ports. Kids will enjoy the indoor and outdoor pools, 3 free children’s clubs, 5 outdoor playgrounds and evening entertainment. Offer also applies to Domaine de Litteau in Normandy.

Keycamp is advertising holidays from £45 per accommodation per night. A house sleeping 6/7 set in the fishing port of Residence Cap Marine, Brittany can be rented during May half term for £315 for the whole family. Sandy beach with water sports, horse riding and golf close by.

Eurocamp  is offering a 10% saving on holidays up to 10 nights and 15% on 11-16 nights when the holiday is booked by the 28th February.  A 5 night stay at Chateau de Galinee, Brittany is now £364 for a mobile home sleeping 7. Facilities include a sandy beach, pool with water slides, great coastal cycling and walks, water activities, cycle hire and table tennis.

Hoseasons has a mobile home sleeping 6 for £427 at Pierres Couchees in southern Brittany.          Outdoor heated pool, evening family entertainment, cycle hire, children’s clubs and play areas.

Yelloh! has an ocean cabin sleeping 6 from £490 Euros at L’Ocean Breton the first campsite to offer “all inclusive for children” under 10. There is an indoor pool heated between 25 and 30 degrees, a magical bracelet mini-club, nestled on a peninsula jutting into a narrow stretch of the sea and an aerial assault course for all the family.

Enjoy your half term.



Harry Potter 1 night stay and tour February half term for £184 per family | Travel Counsellors

For all Harry Potter fans out there Travel Counsellors is offering a family package this February half term entitling 2 adults and 2 children to a night in a hotel and a tour of The Making of Harry Potter at Warner Bros Studio London the following day. Step inside Hogwarts, walk across the school bridge, check out Harry’s Nimbus 2000, wander along the cobbles of Diagon Alley and explore some of the actual sets featured in the film series. 

The price of £184 is per family sharing a family room on a B&B basis at Jury’s Inn in Watford for 1 night on 15 February 2013. Tour tickets are included for the 16 February 2013. Other dates are available and transport to/from London is not included.

Travel Counsellors Offers – Feb Half Term: Harry Potter Tour.

Big savings on Neilson half term ski deals from £347 per person (a saving of £302 per person) | Neilson

Neilson has some great half term ski deals starting from £347 per person – this Andorra ski holiday is for 7 nights, half board departing on Sunday 10 February from Belfast International and includes a saving of £302 per person). Holidays to Italy from London Gatwick are from £353 pp (a saving of £222 pp) and to Italy from Manchester for £375 pp (a saving of £314 pp). There are many offers available.

There is also a limited special offer at the Hotel Rila 7 Studios when 1 child will receive either: free nursery if under 4 years, free kindergarten og aged 4-6 years, free ski/board pack if aged 7-12 years or free lift pass if aged 13-17 when 2 adults each pre-book a 6 day lift pass or 6 day ski/board for 16 February arrivals.

Half Term Ski Deals | Neilson.

October half term 2012 holiday; family fun in Egypt adult £599, child £579 land only | Families Worldwide

Schools out for half term and if you are looking for sunshine combined with a cultural and educational experience for your children then this is the holiday for you. Families Worldwide have spaces available on their ‘Feluccas & Pyramids’ Egypt adventure holiday. This is a 9 day trip taking in Cairo, Aswan and Luxor. Visit the Pyramids and the Eygptian Museum, sail down the Nile on a felucca, riding camels in the desert, experiencing an overnight sleeper train and discovering the ancient Karnak Temple and the Vally of the Kings.

Suitable for children aged 5 to 15. Adult price is £599 land only and child is £579 land only. Departs Saturday 20 and 27 October 2012.

Family Adventure Holidays to Egypt – Feluccas & Pyramids.