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Top 5 Easter breaks

Natalie Gomez
2nd September 2015

Family canoeing in the lake district

1/5  Lake District outdoor getaway

Looking for an active holiday? Then this trip to the Lake District is just what your family needs. With loads of engaging outdoor activities such as canoeing and mountain walks, your family can truly savor the fresh air. Your family can even test their skills with the Borrowdale Challenge in which each member can participate in archery, raft-building and even orienteering.

The package: Leaving 12 April, Active Lakeland offers this six-night holiday from £395 per adult and £275 per child (ages 8-14). This includes six breakfasts plus six other meals, transfers, all activities and equipment, and tuition.

Book: visit activitiesabroad.com or call 01670 789 991.

Villajoyosa

2/5  Fun-filled chocolaty holiday in spain

Take the family to Villajoyosa, Spain for an Easter break they won’t soon forget. Enjoy touring the free Valor chocolate museum and indulge in a tasty sample at the end. The beach-front apartment is situated with lovely ocean views and your family is invited to relax at the shared pool for guaranteed fun in the sun. With the popular theme park Terra Mítica nearby and opening April 11, take the kids of a wild day out.

The package: Leaving 12 April, a week’s accommodation costs from £207 total (£52 per person, four sharing).

Book: visit spain-holiday.com or call 020 3384 7066

Lucknam Park

3/5  Equestrian retreat made for Easter break

Your family will adore this relaxed yet fun getaway this Easter break at Lucknam Park. For the kids, plenty of recreation is available including an adventure playground, tennis courts, an indoor pool and a five-a-side football pitch. The hotel will even offer Easter celebrations including an Easter egg hunt and a painting competition. An equestrian centre within the hotel provides the opportunity for the whole family to ride beautiful horses and ponies.

The package: For £730 per room per night, your family is also given full English breakfasts, three-course dinners and Easter activities. Children under 12 years of age stay for just £50 per night. There is a minimum of a three-night stay.

Book: visit prideofbritainhotels.com or call 0800 089 3929.

Wadsbury Farm Cottage

4/5  Family Easter luncheon and cottage stay

This treat is a lovely indulgence. Be greeted with seasonal drinks and canapés when you arrive, as well as a cool tractor ride for this kids, followed by a sumptuous two-course lunch. Coffee and petits fours are served after dessert. Enjoy this during your family’s Easter weekend holiday at Wadsbury Farm Cottage for the perfect retreat – and it’s close to Lyme Regis, Branscombe and Beer.

The package: A three-night cottage stay is £67 per person. The cost of lunch is £55 for adults and £10 for children under 12.

Book: visit classic.co.uk or call 01326 555 555.

Chez Max House

5/5  Chic and earthy holiday near Marrakech

This holiday is perfect for the family in search of something different. In a biblical Berber village, this rustic yet elegant holiday home sleeps up to 10 people. With two pools, a housekeeper, and a cook, your family will be well taken care of. Situated near Marrakech, you will be free to explore the city or your rural surroundings whenever your family desires.

The package: Seven-night stay arriving on 15 April at the Chez Max house for £450 per person (based on six guests staying). Price includes breakfast daily, laundry service, and private transfers.

Book: visit lawrenceofmorocco.com or call 020 7183 6401.

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