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February Half Term

Join Captain Black and his motley crew this February Half Term as they set sail to Alton Towers Resort for a fantabulous Pirate Takeover event, whether you’re visiting us for a few hours or staying over for a swashbuckling short break!
  • 11th – 26th February 2023
  • Ideal for families
Ahoy there landlubbers! Set sail to the Alton Towers Resort this February Half Term and live out your own pirate story, whether you’re visiting us for a few hours or staying over for a swashbuckling short break, as the infamous pirates of Mutiny Bay take over the Resort! Batten down the hatches for an unforgettable adventure with galleons of pirate activities for the whole family to enjoy.
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The Pirate Takeover Returns

Ahoy me hearties! Prepare to set sail this February Half Term, as the pirates of Mutiny Bay make their return to Alton Towers Resort! Budding buccaneers can join the captain on an exciting pirate adventure with barrels of pirate activities for all ye scallywags to enjoy! So, batten down the hatches and join the crew for a swashbuckling pirate adventure!

Pirate Room (21)
From £217 per family*

Swashbuckling Short Breaks

Calling all wannabe pirates! Set sail for Alton Towers Resort and embark on an unforgettable short break at our fantabulously themed Resort accommodation!

Join our loveable local shark, Fin, as he takes budding buccaneers through his pirate school, experience the new action-packed pirate pantomime, get ready to party and play pirate-style at the disco, explore the pirate outpost, full of bumbling buccaneers, sly scurvy dogs and a whole host of colourful characters. And if all that privateering has given you an appetite, you’ll love sinking your teeth into Davy Jones’ tasty buccaneer fare!

Your swashbuckling package includes:

  • An overnight stay at the Alton Towers Resort
  • A scrumptious buccaneering breakfast
  • Live entertainment and shows
  • Marauder’s Mayhem, Heave Ho! and Sharkbait Reef by SEA LIFE
  • Pieces of Eight Treasure Hunt
  • Entry to our wacky Waterpark
  • 9 holes at Extraordinary Golf
Pirate Treasure Trail

Buccaneering Fun this February Half Term*

Set sail to the fantabulous Alton Towers Theme Park! Join Captain Black’s motley crew for a few hours on an exciting pirate adventure in Mutiny Bay and Towers Street, with plenty for all ye scallywags to enjoy!

*Limited availability for day tickets.

Your swashbuckling 1 Day Entry ticket includes:

  • Access to Mutiny Bay & Towers Street
  • Live entertainment and shows
  • 2 Theme Park Rides: Marauder’s Mayhem and Heave Ho!
  • Aquarium experience, Sharkbait Reef by SEA LIFE
  • Interactive quest, Pieces of Eight Treasure Hunt
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A Treasure Chest of Entertainment & Shows

Shiver me timbers, don't miss a moment of adventurous action - all of our shows and entertainment offerings are available multiple times a day.

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Alton Towers Annual Pass

Enjoy all the excitement of the Alton Towers Resort for a whole 12 months! Visit as many times as you like because no escape is the same*! Our thrilliant Theme Park is open from March to November and we offer a choice of Passes including NEW for 2023 Silver Annual Pass so you can enjoy a year-full of fun for less. With so many reasons to visit including our world of thrilliant events and live entertainment from the adrenalin-awakening Festival of Thrills and show-stopping Mardi Gras to Oomptastic Oktoberfest and our spooktacular Scarefest!

Your Alton Towers Pass includes:

  • Access to more than 40 rides and attractions
  • Up to 20% off food and drinks
  • Up to 20% off Waterpark and Alton Towers Dungeon
  • Exclusive access to special offers and discounts
  • Plus loads more benefits

*some dates are excluded

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Calling all Annual Passholders

Tickets for the Pirate Takeover are now available for you to pre-book. Please check your pass exclusion dates, if your pass is excluded you are able to upgrade to visit during February Half Term for £5 here.

Pre-book now


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