With so much to explore and do in The National Forest you'll need more than just one day. So why not make a weekend of it.
Leicester Shire Promotions has teamed up with a range of exciting attractions and top hotels to bring an exclusive range of short breaks in The National Forest and Leicestershire.
Visit any three of the fantastic attractions: Conkers,Snibston, Twycross Zoo, National Space Centre and Bosworth Battlefield and enjoy overnight accommodation and breakfast at a top hotel from just £109 per family.
Family Adventure from Stay Play Explore is just £109 and includes 4 star overnight accommodation for a family of four with breakfast and a choice of three activities: cycle hire, tobogganing, outdoor pursuits activities, ten pin bowling or a family cinema pass.
Discover Glorious Heritage with this new short break. For just £109 two people can stay in one of four hotels and get tickets for three attractions from Calke Abbey, Ashby de la Zouch Castle, Bosworth Battlefield, or Snibston.
For more details on these three breaks and other special offers visit Go Leicestershire or call the short break specialists at Leicester Tourist Information Centre 0844 888 5181.
Two-night treat in grade-ll listed, 18th-century hotel with tickets to National Brewery Centre and three-course dinner for two.
Find out more and book: Mercure Burton upon Trent Newton Park Hotel
Reeds Health Club and Spa within the four-star Best Western Premier Yew Lodge Hotel in Kegworth is offering some amazing spa packages. Its day package includes a 30-minute maintenance manicure and pedicure, a 30-minute massage AND a 30-minute facial, as well as lunch and full use of the leisure facilities including pool, Jacuzzi and gym for just £89 (Mon-Thur), £99 (Fri-Sat). One and two night packages are also available which include treatments and three-course evening meals in its two Rosette restaurant.
The Health Club and Spa at St George's Park offers the 'Switch Off', 'Fresh Start' and 'Bounce Back' packages which combine two wonderful treatments from £85. All packages can be upgraded to include lunch. For the latest spa break deals visit the Hilton website and click on Special Offers.
Book a family break (2 adults, 2 children) including overnight stay and evening meal at YHA National Forest and family day pass for CONKERS for just £80 per night (and all within walking distance!). Only £10 per person for extra family members.
Or stay at YHA National Forest for 1 night and get a family pass for Alton Towers for £140 (2 adults, 2 children). To book call 01283 229 662 and quote NF CONKERS and NF Alton respectively. Other deals available contact the YHA National Forest for details.
Mercia Marina has teamed up with Shakespeare Classic Line narrowboat hire company to offer a unique Water Adventure Package. The package allows holidaymakers to spend part of their break in one of the marina's luxury waterside lodges, then to set sail on the Trent & Mersey Canal to explore the river network for the remainder of their holiday. The length of break can be tailored to suit and full tuition of the boat is included. Find out more on the Marina's website.
Many of our hotels and B&Bs have teamed up with the National Forest Walking Festival to offer Walking Break Deals throughout the 13-day festival (18-30 May). Enjoy one or more of the 100+ walks exploring the history, flora and fauna of The National Forest.
Find out more from: www.thenationalforestwalkingfestival.org.uk
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Try your hand at ancient woodland crafts and survival skills with Greenwood Days and Funky Monkey's weekend woodland crafts courses or with one of our survival schools - Woodland Ways, Survival School and Woodland Survival Skills.