UK Easter Breaks

Traditional Decorated Easter Eggs

The Easter holidays offer a great opportunity to enjoy a break after the long winter period. The UK has plenty of destinations where you can enjoy an Easter getaway including breaks to the countryside, city breaks, rural retreats and scenic destinations. Spring time in the UK offers a good opportunity to enjoy a holiday with the days and daylight getting longer and warmer weather, there are a range of options available. The Easter holidays are traditionally one of the preferred times of the year when individuals and families enjoy a holiday in the UK and abroad making it one of the busiest times of the year for tourists


UK Easter Offers

UK Easter Breaks
London Easter Offers
Hotel Breaks with Dinner
Attraction Breaks
Theatre Breaks
Tips & Other Considerations



UK Easter Breaks

For a full range of great Easter Offers & Promotions offering breaks in the UK see Easter Breaks & Offers for more information.


London Easter Offers

Easter is a great time to visit London, with plenty to see and do in the historic city. London is packed full of history, sights and attractions offering something for everyone.

There are London breaks for:
• West End Theatre
• London Attractions – including London Eye, Thames River Cruises, City Bus Tours, Kensington Palace, Kew Gardens and much more.
• London Hotels – including a range of accommodation from budget 2 star to 3 star family hotels to boutique hotels to luxury 5 star accommodation.
• London Rail Breaks – offering savings on 2 night breaks.

For a full range of the latest London offers & promotions see London Offers for more details.


Hotel Breaks with Dinner

There are a range of Hotel Breaks with Dinner that offer 2 nights Hotel Stay along with Dinner usually on the first night. offering good value for money and with offers located across the UK, there are a range of hotels and places to consider, a selection includes:

London: The Thistle City Barbican is located in central London, making it convenient for visitors to see London’s attractions including the Barbican Centre and the Tate Modern. There is a lunge where guests can relax and unwind; there are also two bars and the 120 Central Brasserie. The hotel has the Otium Health and Leisure club with sauna, stream room, swimming pool and gym facilities. See Thistle City Barbican for more details.


Edinburgh The Barcelo Edinburgh Carlton Hotel is located in the heart of Edinburgh providing an ideal location from which to explore the Scottish capital. The hotel is located close by to Princes Street, the Royal Mile and Edinburgh Castle. The hotel offers quality 4 star accommodation and includes health and fitness club, a stylish bar and quality restaurant offering a fine dining experience. Barcelo Edinburgh Carlton for more details.


Attraction Breaks

There are some great offers on UK attractions, breaks to theme parks and attractions offer a great way to enjoy a short break over Easter for the whole family. There are breaks to top UK Theme Parks including Alton Towers, Thorpe Park, Chessington and Drayton Manor. There are breaks to:
• historic castles including Windsor Castle and Warwick Castle and royal palaces including Hampton Court Palace and Kensington Palace.
• There are breaks to the best known attractions in the UK including the London Eye, Kew Gardens, Madam Tussauds and London Zoo.
• There are breaks to the beach with trips to Great Yarmouth and Blackpool Pleasure Beach.

The wide range of attraction breaks offer adrenalin filled thrills at theme parks with relaxing breaks to castles, palaces and gardens offering something for the whole family to enjoy. See Attraction Breaks for more information.


Theatre Breaks

The Easter period provides a great chance to catch a show at the theatre, with a range of theatre breaks to choose from. The theatre breaks package offers good value and includes:
• hotel accommodation plus theatre tickets
• 2 for 1 dining vouchers
• a London map and selection of discounts for a range of London attractions
• entry to a free prize draw.

You can choose from all the top West End shows and performances and benefit from great value for money with the hotel stay included in the package price. With a range of shows and hotels to choose from theatre breaks packages offer the chance enjoy a top London show at reasonable prices. See Theatre Breaks for more information.


Tips & Other Considerations

- Holidays, short breaks and entertainment venues can be expensive with premium prices at peak periods. Avoid the increased prices by researching well in advance & if you find it cheaper to book in advance do so.

- The Easter period in the UK and overseas is traditionally when many people take time off, there are school holidays allowing families to go on holidays too. The Easter holidays are a time when there is a lot of demand for short breaks, hotel stays, restaurants, theatre and other entertainment. Holidays, hotels and entertainment venues do get booked up, so plan in advance to ensure you do not miss out.

- Easter is a time when many people look for family holidays, do your research and look out for free child places, discounted family room rates and other family related offers and discounts; it can make a significant difference to the total cost.

- It is useful to be flexible regarding places you are prepared to go in the UK & where you are prepared to stay, if this is the case and a particular hotel or short break is booked up you can switch to another one without feeling as though you missed out or had to settle for your second choice.

- It is advisable to double check all of your bookings for hotels, restaurants, entertainment venues, theatre, flights etc to ensure service providers have the correct details and everything is booked as you require it to be. Double checking can help avoid confusion or non/incorrect bookings and identify any problems early on.

- For those not able or willing to go on a break/holiday during the main Easter weekend, there are plenty of other options available. Some hotels offer discounted rates and Easter promotions until the end of April meaning you can still take advantage of the offers beyond the actual Easter weekend period. There are a number of advantages to doing this firstly you avoid the big Easter weekend rush everywhere, known as one of the busiest travel periods in the year. You many also avoid the premium prices that some establishments charge during Easter weekend. You can enjoy your break with fewer crowds and probably at less cost. This way you can help yourself avoid travelling on the peak travel day & avoid the extra congestion & stress.

- If you are travelling during the main Easter weekend starting from Good Friday to Easter Monday, it is wise to allow for extra time in your journey, the roads, rail, flights are likely to be congested and delays are possible. Check the traffic news before you travel. Build in extra time in your journey to ensure you give yourself enough time to get to your destination & catch your train or flight. Leaving earlier can help reduce stress & anxiety.



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