Ahoy! Join us at the Alton Towers Resort this February Half Term for the most swashbucklin, takeover of them all!

Our Pirate and Princess Takeover returns 15th – 23rd February 2019. There's tonnes of Pirate and Princess themed activities for all the familiy, exclusively available to Short Break guests.
With so much to pack into a stay, the Alton Towers Resort is the ultimate escape this Feburary Half Term for young pirates and princesses.

Alongside an array of Pirate and Princess fun, your package includes:

  • An overnight stay at the Alton Towers Resort
  • Budding buccaneers can visit Sharkbait Reef by SEA LIFE
  • Fabulous evening entertainment
  • A delicious breakfast
  • Enjoy the thrills and spills of the wacky Alton Towers Waterpark with one day entry
  • A 9 hole round of Extraordinary Golf


Swashbucklin' Entertainment

High Seas and Hijinx

Experience the action-packed High Seas & Hijinks: A Pirate Adventure: an hour and a half, fun-filled pirate show with back-to-back features full of treasure and heroic rescue.

Lost Boys & Fairy Princesses Party

Entertainment includes a fancy dress parade, a plunderous treasure hunt, plus an interactive game show where you help the Lost Boys take on the Fairy Princesses! All before ending the night with a fabulous party.

Pirate & Princess Takeover

Be amazed by our Pirate magician, Pegg, who has come from Mutiny Bay to show you her favourite tricks or attend princess school where you can help Loana the Brave remember how to be a princess.

Our Accommodation

We have a range of hotels to suit all guests from the unique Alton Towers Hotel to the wonderfully wacky Splash Landings Hotel

Alton Towers Hotel

This unique hotel is themed around the incredible explorer Sir Algenon, who has made the Alton Towers Hotel his home.

CBeebies Land Hotel

Step inside the rainbow and straight into the colourful world of the UK's only CBeebies Land Hotel, all uniquely designed for young families.

Splash Landings Hotel

For a hotel with fun at its heart, check in to the wonderfully wacky Splash Landings Hotel. There’s tonnes of fun to be had, including a fabulous disco hosted by the amazing Calypso Crew.

Luxury Treehouses

Our five Treehouses offer true top of the tree exclusivity, and provide the ultimate in extravagance for up to eight people.

Rollercoaster restaurant

Make your stay extra special and book to dine in the UK’s first Rollercoaster Restaurant as part of your short break. The new restaurant is set below a vast rollercoaster track where diners can watch as their order tackles two gravity defying loop-the-loops before dropping 8 metres down the tornado spiral to their table. From a standing start, every dish will compete to its final destination, racing along 400m of spiralling steel track.

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