Mardi Gras short breaks with Alton Towers Holidays

Mardi Gras short breaks

Experience an unforgettable getaway and enjoy your 2nd Day FREE! Book now and stay between 4th June - 20th July! Offer ends midnight 14th June 2023!

Prepare to party with sensational sights and sounds from just £90* per family as Mardi Gras returns until 18th June, for a fantabulous lineup of food, drink and entertainment!

This carnival-inspired takeover is set to dazzle, thanks to an explosion of colours, sounds, and high-energy entertainment including even more sensational performers! The Resort will be transformed into the biggest street party ever with music, street performers and colour, creating a fantabulous feel-good atmosphere!

One day just isn't enough! Let the fantabulous fun continue with an amazing short break at Alton Towers Resort!

Your Mardi Gras break includes:
✓ An overnight stay in our unique Resort accommodation or nearby partner hotel
✓ A delicious breakfast
✓ Live carnival-inspired entertainment

Guests staying in Resort accommodation also receive:
✓ Free 9-hole round of Extraordinary Golf
✓ Fantabulous evening entertainment
✓ Free car parking

PLUS, add your 1 or 2 day Theme Park passes and Waterpark passes after you have selected your hotel!

What's on?

  • Rita rollercoaster at the Alton Resort Resort

    Dazzling Entertainment

    Try some delicious themed food this season from around the world, all set within the backdrop of the UK's favourite theme park complete with world-class rides and attractions.

    Throughout the day, each Krewe will be 'takin it to the streets' for some high-energy live entertainment filling the streets with all the colours and energy that Mardi Gras has to offer!

  • Rita at Alton Towers

    Rides and Attractions

    Ride thrilliant world-class rollercoasters and fantabulous family favourites during your Mardi Gras short break!

    From play areas for small children to rides for thrill seekers, we've got over 40 rides and attractions to enjoy! Let your little ones curiosity run wild as they play, make, and explore in CBeebies Land and if youre brave enough, take a terrifying ride on Nemesis Sub-Terra. Your worst nightmare, underground.

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  • The Curse at Alton Manor at Alton Towers

    The Curse at Alton Manor

    The Curse at Alton Manor. A haunting dark ride, taking you on a hair-raising journey through the spectacular twists and turns of the cursed Manor.

    Coming, ready or not! The abandoned Alton Manor, repossessed under mysterious circumstances, will be inviting you inside. Have your wits about you as you ride deeper into the historic Manor.

    The Cursed Manor is now open!

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  • 2023 February Half Term breaks at Alton Towers Resort

    CBeebies Land

    Learn, play and inspire children's imaginations at CBeebies Land!

    Your little ones will jump for joy as they get to meet their favourite CBeebies friends and enjoy a range of fantastical CBeebies rides & attractions! Plus, the fun and giggles don't stop there, as you'll get to experience live shows and interactive experiences with our favourite CBeebies Land friends!

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  • Waterpark at Alton Towers Resort

    Wacky Waterpark

    Explore our Caribbean themed waterpark fully equipped with loads of fantastic interactive water features.

    Have a splashtastic time with water cannons, buckets, pull ropes and water wheels! Or paddle, slide and play in the Little Leak area; our bright shallow pool is full of fun and games!

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Where To Stay?

  • Alton Towers Resort Hotel

    Resort Accommodation

    Whether you want to gaze up at the stars, discover the adventures of Sir Algenon, experience a touch of the Caribbean, step into a world of colour with your favourite CBeebies Land characters or try and spot the fable folk of the Enchanted Village – there's something for everyone when you stay in Alton Towers Resort accommodation!

    Families will have hours of fun with hotel entertainment, as well as enjoy exclusive benefits and FREE Extraordinary Golf!

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  • Alton Towers Nearby Hotels

    Partner Hotels

    As part of your Alton Towers short break, why not stay in a hand-picked partner hotel near the Alton Towers Resort!

    Not only will you have a relaxing night's sleep when you book one of our carefully selected nearby partner hotels, you will also get a delicious breakfast included with your short break!

    Choose from a range of family-friendly hotels with great facilities and offers such as Kids Eat FREE!

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Terms and conditions apply.

*Lead price of £90 per family is based on 2 adults and 2 children staying in a Stargazing Pod on selected dates between 20th May – 18th June. Subject to change and availability.

Kids Eat FREE offer is available in participating hotels. Please remember to check this before booking your nearby hotel.

Guests will be able to enjoy Mardi Gras atmosphere and entertainment within the price of a Theme Park ticket. Theme Park passes are not included and are an additional cost. Add these on at the Upgrades stage during the booking process.

1 day Theme Park passes can be used on either day of your stay (subject to Park opening) – please check our opening times before arrival.

2 day Theme Park passes must be used on consecutive days as part of your stay. 2 day Theme Park entry does not apply to themed weekends.

Breakfast is included in all packages unless stated otherwise at the time of booking.

Waterpark passes are not included in short breaks unless specified otherwise at the time of booking. You can add Waterpark Passes on at the Upgrades stage during the booking process.

The Alton Towers Waterpark operates a strict adult to child ratio of: One adult (aged 16+) to one child aged 4 or under. OR One adult (aged 16+) to two children aged 5, 6 or 7. This is to comply with health and safety standards and must be adhered to. All members of the party must be swimming to fulfil the above ratio. All children under 8 years of age must have a supervising adult (16+) with them in the water at all times. Children aged 8 - 11 do not fall part of the above ratio, however must be accompanied inside the Waterpark by a responsible adult (aged 16+). Children aged 12 or over can be unaccompanied.

Resort guests only: each member of the booking party will receive one complimentary 9-hole round of Extraordinary Golf to be redeemed during your stay. Resort benefits, evening entertainment, extras and activities are subject to change and availability. Please check the information boards in the hotel on the day of your arrival. Subject to change and availability.