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Staffordsheer Escapes - bargain short breaks, special offer packages for families & couples


With world class theme parks and attractions, brilliant days out and welcoming accommodation Staffordshire is the perfect place for family short breaks. Our great value Family Thrills and Family Fun UK short break deals start from just £145 and are full of inspirational ideas for a weekend away with kids.

Or, if you’re looking for a weekend break in the UK for two, then Staffordshire’s couples short breaks offer you the perfect excuse to escape from it all. Indulge in glorious gardens, stately homes, art and culture or history and heritage.

Booking your bargain short breaks couldn’t be easier. Simply choose your preferred special offer packages type from the selection below and click for more details or to book online.

Start planning your Staffordshire short breaks today and we look forward to welcoming you soon!

With world class theme parks and attractions Staffordshire is the perfect place for family short breaks. Our great value family UK short break deals start from just £145 and are full of inspirational ideas.

Or, if you’re looking for a weekend break in the UK for two, then Staffordshire short breaks offer you the perfect excuse to escape from it all.

Family Breaks

Planning family short breaks, why not try an inclusive package featuring theme parks and world-class attractions in Staffordshire?

For fun filled weekends away with the kids choose Alton Towers break, Drayton Manor package or Family Fun deal.

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Thrill Hopper

Have you heard about Thrillhopper? It’s the simple way to enjoy four of the UK’s best theme parks and thrill attractions with one affordable ticket!

Buy a Thrill Hopper multi-attraction pass and get in to Alton Towers Resort, Drayton Manor Park, Snowdome and Waterworld.

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Short Breaks for 2

Book one of our Staffordsheer Escapes great value special offer packages and escape from it all!

Whether you’re after a romantic weekend away, a relaxing weekend break in the UK, a cheap night away with the girls or simply some quality mother and daughter time.

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Booking your bargain breaks couldn’t be easier

Simply choose your preferred special offer packages type from the selection above and click for more details or to book online.


Map of attraction & accommodation locations

Thrillhopper Pass
4 Attractions, 1 Ticket!

Get entry to Alton Towers Theme Park, Drayton Manor Park, SnowDome and Waterworld with the Thrill Hopper multi-attraction ticket.

Just £60 for a single or £170 for a family.

Learn more about Thrill Hopper

The map shows the locations of participating attractions in relation to accommodation. Attractions are indicated by purple pins and accommodation by blue pins. Click on a pin and a pop-up box with more information will appear.


What to expect from your Staffordshire short break?

Visit best UK theme parks & attractions

family taking selfies with character in CBeebies Land
With over 50 rides & attractions, there's something for everyone to enjoy. From thrill seeking rollercoasters to family fun including UK's first CBeebies Land.
Teenage Girls Ice Skating at SnowDome

UK’s premier real snow centre. Try your hand at ice-skating, snow play, adrenalin tubing, junior tubing or tobogganing on real snow.

Family watching the monkeys wander freely

Award-winning Monkey Forest, set in 60 acres of Staffordshire woodland, is home to 140 free-roaming Barbary macaques.

Thomas the Tank Engine at Drayton Manor Park
Create fun family memories at Drayton Manor Park, home of Thomas Land, whether you’re after a fun filled family ride or seeking adrenaline pumping fun.
family sitting at the top of water slide

UK's leading tropical Aqua Park with rides, slides, spa and bubble pools for great family fun whatever the weather.

woman and baby looking at fairy sculpture on plinth

Find fairies, take a barefoot walk, get lost in the maze, zip along to the playground then relax by the lake & admire award-winning gardens.

visitors using potters wheel to make a pot

A unique visitor experience celebrating the very best of British industrial and design heritage. Experience Wedgwood through visitor tours, food and shopping.

horses racing at Uttoxeter Racecourse

With 25 race days annually & family fun days throughout the summer you're guaranteed a day of fun & excitement at this characterful racecourse.

The front of the house at Weston Park

Take a leisurely walk into a natural beauty of sweeping landscapes. See Temple Wood, one of only five remaining Capability Brown pleasure grounds.

girl cuddling rabbit

Meet the animals, try go-karts, assault courses and mini golf then explore the outdoor funfield and have fun in the huge indoor play area.

Naval Services memorial at National Memorial Arboretum

Set in 150 acres, with 30,000 trees & more than 300 memorials discover a living tribute with something for everyone. New Remembrance Centre & Landscapes of Life exhibition.

chinese garden with temple and bridge

This rare Victorian garden offers exotic features from around the world including a Chinese garden and Himalayan glen.

The activity trail at Conkers in the National Forest

Explore 120 acres of forest with 450m barefoot walk, assault course, the Conkers train, interactive exhibition & Enchanted Forest.

Girl in period costume raising tankard of beer

Take a refreshing trip and celebrate the history of British beer with real life experiences and guided tours.

Laburnam Arch

Created by Colonel Harry Clive in memory of his beloved wife, this award winning hillside garden hosts a wide range of choice and unusual plants.

Tamworth Castle with crocuses in foreground

Step back in time and see how the Saxons, Normans, Tudors and Victorians shaped the unique history of this stunning Castle.

steam train on Churnet Valley Railway line adjacent to Caldon canal with barge

It's time to journey back to the classic days of the steam railway as you travel on this heritage line through beautiful Staffordshire countryside.

Inside auditorium at New Vic Theatre Newcastle-under-Lyme

Staffordshire's award-winning theatre-in-the-round, famed for its professional productions and community work.

17th Century kitchen at Moseley Old Hall, image courtesy Phil Evans

Tread in the footsteps of King Charles II at this atmospheric Elizabethan farmhouse, which holds many secrets.

couple riding bikes along Manifold Track

Family run cycle hire centre for all ages and abilities. Enjoy direct access to the scenic, easy to ride Manifold Track in the Staffordshire Peaks.

The National Trust Wightwick Manor, image courtesy Andrew Butler

Surrounded by a beautiful Edwardian garden, Wightwick offers a fascinating insight into a house influenced by William Morris.

The exterior of Stafford Gatehouse Theatre

Take your seat at Stafford Gatehouse Theatre, an accessible, thriving venue, offering a wide range of modern theatre in the heart of Stafford.