Save up to 20% on 2018 Short Breaks

Save up to 40%* with Merlin Annual Pass on select dates by using the promo code 'B40' here.

Choose from a range of fantastically themed Resort accommodation. Packages includes an overnight stay at the Alton Towers Resort and a delicious breakfast the following morning. You can also secure a magical escape with a Santa Sleepover package this Christmas!

Merlin Annual Pass holders can receive the standard up to 20% discount by booking on this page - not valid on Santa Sleepover packages.

Alton Towers Resort Hotel

Alton Towers Resort Hotel

Add a touch of class to your Short Break and check-in to the magnificent Alton Towers Hotel, boasting a wide range of fully themed rooms.

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CBeebies Land Hotel

CBeebies Land Hotel

Step inside and discover the colourful world of the CBeebies Land Hotel. Created especially for young families, it's bursting with music, stories and adventures for little ones to enjoy.

Please note: CBeebies Land Hotel is not included in the Sun up to 40% offer.

Save up to 20% on selected Tuesday and Wednesdays.

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Enchanted Village Lodges

Enchanted Village Lodges

In an idyllic corner of the Alton Towers Resort is the Enchanted Village. Lodges sleep up to 5 people and include bunk beds for the kids. Plus, there's entertainment and activities to enjoy throughout the day!

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Splash Landings Hotel

Splash Landings Hotel

Experience the wacky Splash Landings Hotel and enter a tropical paradise. Make a splash in the Alton Towers Waterpark* situated in the Hotel and enjoy the Caribbean theming throughout.

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Santa's Breakfast at Alton Towers Resort

Santa's Festive Breakfast

Mrs Claus is busy preparing a glorious breakfast feast for you to enjoy!

Meet Sir Algenon and his friends, Eric the Yeti and Darwin the Dodo, as they share stories of their intrepid explorations to the North Pole.

The Elves have some festive songs to share, and there's an extra special visit from Father Christmas himself!

Enjoy this magical Santa experience when you stay in a Enchanted Village Luxury Treehouse or Alton Towers Hotel.

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Santa's Woodland Grotto at Alton Towers Resort

Santa's Woodland Grotto

Meet the Elves in the heart of CBeebies Land and follow them down Mistletoe Lane to Santa's cosy Woodland Grotto.

Santa has taken a break from his Christmas preparations and can't wait to spend some quality time with you and your family.

Capture the moment with a perfect family photo of you and Santa Claus.

Enjoy this magical Santa visit when you stay in the CBeebies Land Hotel or Alton Towers Hotel.

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Christmas Tipi Party with Santa with Alton Towers Holidays

Christmas Tipi Party with Santa

The fairies and elves are hosting a party in their festive-themed Tipi!

Join us in a fun-filled family activity before being led to the beautifully decorated Christmas Tipi.

There's singing, dancing and of course their guests of honour - Santa and Mrs. Claus. Plus, enjoy a tasty festive drink - mulled wine for the adults and hot chocolate for children.

Join us in Santa's Tipi Party when you stay in the Splash Landings Hotel.

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Santa's Sleepover takes place on 25th November and the 2nd, 9th, 14th to 23rd December 2018. Once your booking has been made our friendly elves will contact you to book the timeslots for your Santa Experience, Pantomime, dinner and breakfast.

Alton Towers Hotel guests may choose either the Santa's Woodland Grotto experience or the Santa's Festive Breakfast experience - please make your selection during the add-on stage of your booking. The only accommodation available on 14th December is the CBeebies Land Hotel. The Theme Park will be open 10am - 2pm, and the Pantomime will be shown at 2pm.

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Important information:

Please note for all Standard Merlin Annual Passes purchased or renewed from 28th November 2017 you will not be able to use your pass for entry to Alton Towers Resort on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays in August 2018, 1st and 2nd September 2018. For 2019 stays — you will not be able to use your pass for entry to Alton Towers Resort on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays in August, and the 1st September 2019. Please visit to purchase discounted tickets for these dates. Standard Merlin Annual Passes can still be used to book discounted Resort accommodation on these dates. For full Terms and Conditions please visit Merlin Annual Pass.

For all dates: Terms and conditions apply. Breakfast is included with all packages unless stated otherwise at the time of booking. Resort benefits, extras and activities are subject to change and availability. Merlin Annual Pass bookings will not include tickets into the Theme Park. Under 3s go free. Merlin Annual Pass bookings do not include the Enchanted Village Treehouses. Merlin Annual Pass discount may not be valid on all events held at the Alton Towers Resort. Please note that this package does not include entry into the Theme Park. Please note: additional charges apply for upgrades. Room prices vary and are subject to change. All rooms are subject to availability at time of booking. Up to 20% discount subject to change and availability, does not include Santa's Sleepover.

*Save up to 40% on overnight stays from 17th March to 2nd November 2018 on a limited number of standard rooms in the Alton Towers Hotel, Splash Landings Hotel and Woodland Lodges in the Enchanted Village, on a bed and breakfast basis only. Excludes Enchanted Village Luxury Treehouses and Themed Rooms. Lead price of £20 per person/£80 per family staying at the Splash Landings Hotel is based on two adults and two children staying in a standard room throughout 2018.

**The Alton Towers Waterpark is an additional cost. Guests wishing to use the Alton Towers Waterpark must adhere to the terms and conditions. Please see the Alton Towers Waterpark for more details.

The Alton Towers Resort reserves the right to remove all discount offers without prior notice at any time during the promotional period. Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. All booking reservations are non-transferable and not for resale. Bookings will only be exchanged or refunded if Merlin, in its absolute discretion, chooses to do so.

Santa Sleepover Terms & Conditions: Not discounted for MAP customers. Please note that entry to Santa's Woodland Grotto is exclusively for guests staying at the Alton Towers Hotel or CBeebies Land Hotel, Santa's Festive Breakfast is exclusively for guests staying in an Enchanted Village Luxury Treehouses or at the Alton Towers Hotel and the Christmas Tipi Party with Santa experience is exclusively for guests staying in Splash Landings Hotel only.

Terms and conditions apply. Offer, event and entertainment is subject to change and availability. Please Note: Santa Sleepover guests will have access to selected rides and attractions on their first day of arrival from 10am onwards. Santa Sleepovers take place at the Alton Towers Resort on 25th November, 2nd December, 9th December, 14th December ‐ 23rd December 2018. Guests must use their 1 day entry into the Theme Park on the day of arrival. Guests can redeem their 1 day entry into the Alton Towers Waterpark on any day throughout their stay as long as the Waterpark is open. 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. Each Santa Sleepover guest is entitled to one Santa Sleepover experience only. Breakfast: All guests must pre-book their time slot. Guests will receive an email when bookings can be made.

Dinner: All guests must pre-book a time slot before arriving. Our customer experience team will be in contact to book your timeslots for the Pantomime, Santa Experience, Breakfast and Dinner.
Opening times for restaurants are as follows: Secret Garden Restaurant, opening times 4pm — 9pm, Rollercoaster Restaurant, opening times 4pm — 9pm, The Crooked Spoon, opening times 4pm — 9pm. The Windmill Restaurant is open from 4pm — 9pm and is exclusively for CBeebies Land Hotel guests only.

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 a selection of rides at CBeebies Land. 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. Standard cancellation charges apply.

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