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Festive Breaks

Alton Towers Resort is the perfect destination for a post-Christmas getaway! Enjoy a selection of rides and attractions, the gardens and entry to the Alton Towers Waterpark!
  • 27th December - 3rd January
  • Short breaks from £240 per family
  • Ideal for families

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Your festive break includes

If you need to relax after the big day enjoy a Festive Break to ensure the fun doesn’t stop! Alton Towers Resort is the perfect base for a post-Christmas getaway, with a selection of rides and attractions, our historic Gardens and the wonderfully wacky Waterpark!

Each magical Festive Break includes:  

  • An overnight stay in our amazing accommodation
  • 1 Day Entry to the Theme Park & Gardens Lights Walk: Twinkling Stars with a selection of family rides and attractions
  • 1 Day Entry Waterpark tickets 
  • Entry to thNEW Garden Lantern Trail from 4pm - 8pm
  • A delicious buffet breakfast
  • Light Evening entertainment
  • 9 holes of crazy, zany Extraordinary Golf

*Selected family rides & attractions only. Rides & attractions are subject to availability and weather conditions

31st December only - On New Year's Eve, guests will enjoy a complimentary drink & light evening entertainment.

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Theme Park

Selected rides & attractions in the Theme Park will be open, rides & attractions include:

  • CBeebies Land (Bugbie-go-round, Postman Pat Parcel Post, In The Night Garden Magical Boat Ride, Peter Rabbit Hippity Hop, Octonauts Rollercoaster Adventure, Go Jetters Vroomster Zoom Ride, Mr Blooms Allotment, Tree Fu Tom Training Camp)
  • Mutiny Bay (Sharkbait Reef by SEA LIFE, Marauders Mayhem, Heave Ho)
  • Spinball Whizzer
  • Hex - The Legend of the Towers
  • Cuckoo Cars Driving School
  • Duel - The Haunted House Strikes Back

Garden Lights Walk Twinkling Stars
New for 2020

Garden Lights Walk: Twinkling Stars

Add a sparkle of enchantment to your Christmassy Escape and get ready to take the most wondrous stroll of your life in the Alton Towers Gardens!

With luscious stretching lawns, vibrant beds and conservatory areas Alton Towers Gardens are well worth a visit in the daylight but wait till nightfall to be dazzled away by shimmering, shiny lights, that will fill you with wonder and Christmassy feelings! Have a magically merry Christmas! 

4pm - 8pm

Garden Lantern Trail SQ (1)
New for 2020

Garden Lantern Trail

After a fabulously fun day it’s off to the Alton Towers Resort Gardens where you’re about to go on our brand-new, mega-magical Garden Lantern Trail!

Follow the enchanting trail of lights through a secret path that will lead you to the most fantastical corners of the Gardens where a host of surprises await! Expect endless fun and Christmassy delights in this truly spellbinding experience!

Exclusively for short break guests - 4pm to 8pm

Our Accommodation

Terms & Conditions

Terms and conditions apply. Event is subject to change and availability.

Please note: additional charges apply for upgrades. Enchanted Village Lodges, Stargazing Pods and partner hotels are not included in this offer.

Your Festive Break package will include 1-day access to the Theme Park which is to be used on either day of your stay. Also included is 1-day access to the Alton Towers Waterpark which can be used on any day of your stay that the Waterpark is open.

Please note: guests will be required to reserve breakfast times, Waterpark entry timeslot and Garden Lantern Trail slot as part of their pre-arrival process. Information will be sent via email closer to arrival date.”

Guests wishing to use the Alton Towers Waterpark must adhere to the terms and conditions and strict adult to child ratios. Please see the Waterpark page for more details.

Please note: the full Alton Towers Theme Park is closed during this time, and there will only be access to a selection of rides and attractions. Open rides are subject to availability and will be weather permitting. Resort benefits, extras and activities are subject to change and availability. This offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer, discount promotion, reward or loyalty program.