Family fun short breaks with Alton Towers Holidays

Family getaways

There is something for all the family to enjoy on a short break at Alton Towers Resort!

Learn, play and inspire children's imaginations in CBeebies Land, discover the mysterious creatures of Sharkbait Reef and have a giggle with the whole family on some amazing rides and attractions! Then let the fantabulous fun continue with an unforgettable overnight stay at our fantastically themed hotels, Stargazing Pods or Enchanted Village! Book your ultimate UK family staycation from just £90!*

Our short break packages include bed and breakfast and a whole host of other amazing benefits. You can add your 1 or 2 Day Theme Park Passes and Waterpark Passes at the Upgrades stage.

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  • New news coming to CBeebies Land at Alton Towers Resort

    CBeebies Land

    Collect your Hey Duggee's Big Adventure Badge in a play and adventure land, discover Andy's Adventures Dinosaur Dig and let your little one's imaginations run wild with JoJo and Gran Gran at Home!

    Find out more!

  • Sharkbait Reef at Alton Towers Resort

    Sharkbait Reef

    Under the wreckage of the galleon in Mutiny Bay, Captain Black and his crew open up Sharkbait Reef. Embark on a mission of discovery, brimming with over 300 unique species of fish, including blacktip sharks, spotted rays and seahorses, as well as the UK's first Tropical Interactive Pool!

  • Waterpark at Alton Towers Resort


    The Alton Towers Waterpark is simply overflowing with fantabulous, watery delights for all ages! Drift along lazy rivers, get drenched by crazy water cannons and make a splash on the awesome Master Blaster water coaster - splashtastic giggles are guaranteed!

    You can add your Waterpark Passes on at the Upgrades stage.

  • Go Jetters Vroomster Zoom Ride at the Alton Towers Resort

    Go Jetters Vroomster Zoom Ride

    Join Kyan, Xuli, Lars and Foz on a Go Jetters global adventure as little thrill seekers fly around the world in a Vroomster.

    Ride details: Young Fun & Imagination. Min 0.9m. 0.9m - 1.25m must ride with an adult.

  • Gangsta Granny: The Ride at the Alton Resort Resort

    Gangsta Granny: The Ride

    Take a spin through the sewers on a 360° special effects laden wild ride to break into the crown jewels vault! Can you grab the jewels and make an explosive escape?

    Ride details: Laughs & Frights. Min 0.9m. 0.9m - 1.2m must ride with an adult.

  • Congo River Rapids at the Alton Resort Resort

    Congo River Rapids

    This splash-tastic water adventure is ideal for all ages. Get ready for some stonkingly drenchy surprises as you spin along, bumping round corners and whirling through waterfalls. Staying dry is not an option!

    Ride details: Laughs & Frights. Min 1.1m. 1.1m - 1.3m must ride with an adult.

Where To Stay?

  • Stargazing Pods at Alton Towers Resort

    Stargazing Pods

    Set around a village green, our minimalist pods are perfect for families. As the night sky emerges, seek out one of our telescopes to see the stars above.

    With prices starting from just £90 per family*, an overnight stay in our Stargazing Pods offers the best value budget break at Alton Towers Resort.

  • CBeebies Land Hotel at Alton Towers Resort

    CBeebies Land Hotel

    The fun and giggles never stop at the CBeebies Land Hotel! Let your tots loose for live shows and special games, plus exciting meet and greets with some of CBeebies' best-loved characters.

    Enjoy the ultimate sleepover in one of the brand new Bing-themed bedrooms!

  • Splash Landings Hotelat Alton Resort

    Splash Landings Hotel

    Step inside Splash Landings Hotel and experience all the sunny joys of the Caribbean, right here at home!

    Enjoy awesomely-themed rooms that are fun for all the family. All just a stone's throw away from the Alton Towers Waterpark!

Terms and conditions apply.

Theme Park and Waterpark passes are not included and are an additional cost.

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 entry 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.

*Lead price of £90 per family is based on 2 adults and 2 children staying in a Stargazing Pod on selected dates. Subject to change and availability.

**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.
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.