Save up to 20% on your Alton Towers short break with Merlin Holiday Club

Save with your pass

Make the most of your Merlin Annual Pass and save up to 20% on Bed and Breakfast breaks in 2022, enjoy exclusive extras and make amazing memories at Alton Towers Resort!

Enjoy an overnight stay at the fabulous fully themed Alton Towers Hotel, Enchanted Village, Splash Landings Hotel, our Stargazing Pods or the UK's only CBeebies Land Hotel!


All Alton Towers Resort guests receive the following:

  • An overnight stay in our fantastic Resort accommodation
  • A delicious breakfast
  • Fantabulous evening entertainment
  • Free car parking
  • Free 9-hole round of Extraordinary Golf

Passholders must book on this page to get the up to 20% discount.

Upcoming Events and Short Break packages

  • Summer short breaks at Alton Towers Resort

    Summer Short Breaks

    Treat yourself to an other-wordly adventure with an extraordinary UK short break this summer.

    Prepare for plenty of giggles and glee with head-spinning rides and tons of awesome events and attractions. Experience record breaking rollercoasters and dive into splashtastic fun at the Alton Towers Waterpark or brave the Alton Towers Dungeon for hilarious, gruesome entertainment! There's endless fun for all the family, make it a summer to remember and delve into a world of wonder at Alton Towers Resort.

    Don't miss out, book your summer holiday break today!

  • Scarefest at Alton Towers Resort

    Scarefest

    Celebrate 15 years of its award-winning Scarefest with more creepy scares, shocks and Spooktacular thrills than ever before.

    From the frantically funny to seriously spooky themed attractions, Scarefest returns for 2022 with more live entertainment across the Resort for all ages and a brand-new scare maze for the bravest of souls. Open until 9pm each day, daring guests can face head-spinning, hair-raising rides and attractions in darkness including Wicker Man and the Alton Towers Dungeon!

    Scarefest will run from 7th – 9th, 14th – 30th October, so plan your spooky short break now!

Autumn Events

  • Oktoberfest at Alton Towers Resort

    Oktoberfest

    Get ready for some oomptastic fun as Oktoberfest returns this September and is set to be bigger and better than ever!

    Families and thrill-seekers will be in for more than a treat with the chance to ride the Resort's world-class rollercoasters as darkness falls, try some utterly delicious food and enjoy delightfully themed entertainment, all in a cheerful, family-friendly atmosphere…with a German twist!

    Book your early autumn staycation, from 10th September – 2nd October.

  • Fireworks event at Alton Towers Resort

    Fireworks Spectacular

    For spectacular sights and incredible sounds, the Alton Towers Resort fireworks display is one of the UK's most fantabulous fireworks spectaculars.

    Watch the historic Towers brought to life as the astonishing display will dazzle guests with electrifying bursts, bangs and howls of amazing fireworks to music, lights and live action storytelling.

    Showing on on 4th, 5th and 6th November 2022 – book now for best availability!

Winter Events

  • Stay Splash and Play

    Stay Splash and Play

    Treat the whole family to a splashtastic short break with an overnight stay as part of our Stay Splash and Play package!

    Enjoy free access to our Caribbean themed waterpark fully equipped with loads of fantastic interactive water features.

    Available on midweek stays this winter – 2023 dates now available to book!

  • Santa's Sleepover 2022

    Santa's Sleepover

    Plan ahead and book your magical, Christmassy staycation at the Alton Towers Resort for a short break jam-packed with fantabulous festive fun, and witness the Resort transformed into a magical winter wonderland!

    Soak up the yuletide joy as you interact with elves and you'll even get the chance to meet the big man himself with a visit to Santa's Grotto!

    Book your stay for selected dates from 25th November – 23rd December!*

    Please note that Passholder discount is not applicable to Santa's Sleepover packages.

  • Christmas Lodge Breaks at Alton Towers Resort

    Christmas Lodge Breaks

    Book a magical festive escape in our enchanting Woodland Lodges!

    Enjoy some of the Resort's best loved rides and attractions, specially selected to ensure fantabulous fun for all the family! Plus, soak in the atmosphere as you visit our fantastical Christmas Markets, returning for 2022!

    The magic doesn't stop there, take the whole family to experience Lightopia Seasonal Wonderland – a walkthrough after dark interactive experience around the theme park!

    Book your enchanting escape on selected dates from November – December!**

  • 2023 February Half Term breaks at Alton Towers Resort

    February Half Term 2023

    Prepare to set sail as the pirates of Mutiny Bay return to Alton Towers Resort for February Half Term 2023! Budding buccaneers can join the captain on an exciting pirate adventure with barrels of fantabulous activities for all ye scallywags to enjoy!

    Swashbuckling short breaks include entry to the wacky Waterpark, access to selected rides and attractions in Mutiny Bay, as well as an overnight stay in fantabulous accommodation!

    February Half Term breaks are available to book now from 11th – 26th February 2023!

Where To Stay?

  • Alton Towers Hotel

    Alton Towers Hotel

    Immerse yourself in the story of Sir Algenon and discover his travels at the Alton Towers Hotel.

  • Enchanted Village

    Enchanted Village Lodges

    Explore the Enchanted Village and stay in your very own cosy Woodland Lodge.

  • Splash Landings Hotel

    Splash Landings Hotel

    Soak up the Caribbean themed Splash Landings Hotel, the wackiest and most vibrant of all the Resort Hotels!

  • Enchanted Village Treehouses

    Enchanted Luxury Treehouses

    For that extra special escape, retreat to your very own Enchanted Village Luxury Treehouse after a day in the Park.

    Please note that Passholder discount is not applicable to this accommodation.

  • CBeebies Land Hotel

    CBeebies Land Hotel

    Step into the colourful world of the CBeebies Land Hotel and discover a hotel bursting with music, stories and adventures!

    Please note that Passholder discount is not applicable to this accommodation.

  • Stargazing Pods

    Stargazing Pods

    Escape to the great British outdoors on a budget break in the Stargazing Pods at Alton Towers Resort.

    Please note that Passholder discount is not applicable to this accommodation.

Terms and conditions apply.

Stay, Splash and Play dates available: 7th – 10th November ,14th – 17th November, 20th – 25th November,28th – 1st December, 6th – 8th December, 12th – 14th December 2022, 20th – 26th January, 29th – 2nd February, 5th – 9th February, 27th Feb – 3rd March, 6th – 10th March, 13th – 16th March 2023. Packages include free Waterpark access.

*Santa's Sleepover packages are available on 25th – 27th November, 2nd – 4th, 9th – 11th and 16th December – 23rd December 2022.

**Christmas Lodge Breaks apply to the following dates: 26th November, 3rd, 10th and 16th – 23rd of December 2022.

Offer is subject to change and availability. Save up to 20% on selected rooms at the Alton Towers Hotel, Enchanted Village Woodland Lodges and Splash Landings Hotel. Discount is not available at CBeebies Land Hotel, Stargazing Pods, Enchanted Village Luxury Treehouses or Gangsta Granny rooms at the Alton Towers Hotel. Offer valid on selected dates throughout 2022 Park opening and excludes themed weekends.

Breakfast is included with all packages unless stated otherwise at the time of booking. 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. Additional charges apply for upgrades, the Alton Towers Waterpark, Spa entrance/treatments and all other selected activities. Room prices vary and are subject to change. All rooms are subject to availability at time of booking.

Available for Resort Hotel guests staying during Theme Park opening dates, each member of the booking party will receive one complimentary 9 hole round of Extraordinary Golf to be redeemed during the duration of your stay. Subject to change and availability.

Gold and Platinum Passholders receive Merlin Holiday Club discounts on short breaks. Please be aware Gold Passholders will not be able to use their passes to access the Park on selected dates, however, you can still use your pass to get discounted accommodation on these dates. View the restricted dates calendar here. Platinum Passholders receive yearlong access to all our Merlin Holiday Club deals with no restrictions. See full terms and conditions here.