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 – 24th February 2019. There's tonnes of Pirate and Princess themed activities for all the family, exclusively available to Short Break guests.
With so much to pack into a stay, the Alton Towers Resort is the ultimate escape this February 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 session entry
  • A 9 hole round of Extraordinary Golf



Please note: High Seas & Hijinks A Pirate Adventure Show is available between Saturday 16th to Sunday 24th February 2019.

February Half Term availability

  Prices from
Saturday 23rd February  £162 2 Adults & 2 Children. Alton Towers Hotel
Sunday 24th February   £132 2 Adults & 2 Children. Splash Landings Hotel


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.

Pirates vs Princesses

Entertainment includes a fancy dress parade, a jolly dance challenge, plus an interactive game show where pirates vs princesses! All before ending the night with a fantabulous party.

Pirate & Princess Takeover

Be amazed by our Pirates who has come from Mutiny Bay to show you her favourite tricks or attend princess school where you can help Princess Ariana remember how to be a Princess with the tutorage of Princess Adelaide.

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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