Festive Breaks

Tis' the season to spend time with your nearest and dearest and ensure that the holiday fun doesn't stop!

Alton Towers Resort is the perfect base for a post-Christmas getaway, with a selection of rides and attractions in CBeebies Land and Mutiny Bay, the wonderfully wacky Waterpark and an enchanting Alice in Wonderland pantomime for the whole family to enjoy.

Festive Breaks are available 27th — 30th December 2018, 1st – 6th January 2019 — get ready to start planning your most magical winter to date!

To book your Pantomine timeslot please select your desired time when you reach the UPGRADES stage during your booking.

What's included in your break at Alton towers

What's included

Rollercoaster Restaurant at the Alton Towers Resort

Where to eat

  • Rollercoaster Restaurant: Watch as your order tackles two gravity defying loop-the-loops before dropping 8 metres down the tornado spiral to your table
  • The Windmill Restaurant: Right in the heart of CBeebies Land Hotel, enjoy a range of delicious and healthy foods exclusively for CBeebies Land Hotel guests!
  • Secret Garden Restaurant: Enjoy a delicious Brasserie-style meal in the Alton Towers Hotel
  • Flambo's Jambo: Refuel after a busy day with a delicious all you can eat Pizzaria overlooking the Splash Landings Waterpark

Where to stay

Alton Towers Hotel

Alton Towers Hotel

Uncover the adventures of Sir Algenon and let your imaginations run wild in the fully-themed Alton Towers Hotel. We have a selection of rooms that will suit all little adventurers!

CBeebies Land Hotel at Alton

CBeebies Land Hotel

Step inside the colourful world of the CBeebies Land Hotel. Designed for young families, the CBeebies Land Hotel is bursting with music, stories and adventures for little ones to enjoy!

Plus, there's an exclusive entertainment schedule everyday for CBeebies Land Hotel guests!

Splash Landings Hotel at Alton Towers

Splash Landings Hotel

Stay over at the Splash Landings Hotel and relax in Caribbean – themed accommodation located in the heart of the Alton Towers Resort. With wacky evening entertainment sure to wow your little ones, the Splash Landings Hotel is perfect for the ultimate festive family getaway!

Enchanted Village Treehouses at Alton Towers

Enchanted Village Treehouses

Nestled away in a cosy corner, you'll find luxurious Enchanted Village Treehouses, complete with meandering trails and children's play area. Book your fantabulous Festive Break today!

Rides and Attractions

Postman Pat Parcel Post at CBeebies Land Alton Towers

CBeebies Land: The Numtums Number-Go-Round, Postman Pat Parcel Post, In The Night Garden Magical Boat Ride, Justin's House Pie-O-Matic Factory, Octonauts Rollercoaster Adventure, Go Jetters Vroomster Zoom Ride, Mr Blooms Allotment, The Furchester Hotel Live, Charlie & Lola's Moonsquirters and Green drops, Nina's Science Lab & Tree Fu Tom Training Camp.

Sharkbait Reef by SEA LIFE at Alton Towers

Mutiny Bay: Marauders Mayhem, Heave Ho!, Sharkbait Reef by SEA LIFE.

Adventure Land: Spinball Whizzer.

Gloomy Wood: Duel — The Haunted House Strikes Back.

The Theme Park is open from 10am – 4pm throughout Festive Breaks and is closed on the 7th January. Guests staying overnight on the 6th January will be able to visit the Theme Park on 6th January 2019.


Please note: Remember before booking, all guests need to fulfil the ratio requirements to enter the Alton Towers Waterpark: 1 Adult (16 years old and upwards) + 1 child (4 years or under) or 2 children (5-9 years old). Please see the wacky Waterpark page for more details.


Terms and conditions apply. Event is subject to change and availability. Please note: The pantomime time slot is non-amendable and non-cancelable.


Please note: additional charges apply for upgrades. Merlin Annual Pass holders will receive a 20% discount on their Festive Break package (excluding Enchanted Village Luxury Treehouses).

*Your Festive Break package will include one day's access to the Theme Park which is to be used on the day of arrival.

**Also included is one day access to the Alton Towers Waterpark which can be used on any day of your stay that the Waterpark is open.


Selected rides and attractions in the Theme Park are available during this time 10am until 4pm. The Theme Park turnstiles will open at 9:30am. Open rides are subject to availability and will be weather permitting. Guests wishing to use the Alton Towers Waterpark must adhere to the terms and conditions. Please see the Alton Towers Waterpark page for more details. The Waterpark will be open from 10am to 6pm 27th December — 6th January 2019. More information on 7th January 2019 Waterpark opening times are coming soon.

Guests staying overnight on the 6th January will need to visit the Theme Park on the 6th January as the Theme Park will be completely closed on the 7th January 2019. Please note that the Theme Park will be closed on 7th January 2019. More Information coming soon.

The pantomime, Alice in Wonderland, will be located in The State Room and will be approx. 60 mins long. Guests staying on 6th January 2019 will watch the pantomime on 6th Januray 2019. Guests staying for New Years Eve, will be able to watch the pantomime on 1st January 2019. To book your Pantomine timeslot please select your desired time when you reach the UPGRADES stage during your booking.

Extraordinary Golf is open on 27th December 10am-4pm and from 28th December – 6th January 2018 10am – 4pm. Tree Top Quest is closed during this time. The Alton Towers Spa is open daily 10am – 6pm and available for treatments, afternoon tea, lunch and retail. Aqua relaxations rooms are also open. (Add-ons are not included in your Festive Breaks package). Carer discount will not apply to Festive Breaks. All details are correct at the time of writing.


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