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5 Great Family Break Destinations for this Half Term

06 FEBRUARY 2015 - By Lee Tad

For some families, finding things to keep the children occupied during the half term is a struggle. With so many options and a tight budget, it can be difficult to filter through the very best deals. To save you from the stress, we've put together five great family break destinations that are ideal for any family this half term.

Tortworth Court Four Pillars Hotel, Gloucestershire

Looking for a kid-friendly hotel with all the luxuries you deserve? The Tortworth Court Four Pillars Hotel is an ideal base for families during half term. Not only is it within close proximity of hotspots like Bristol Zoo and Cotswolds Wildlife Park, children also stay and eat for free during half term! The generous offers and vouchers constantly up for grabs extend the hotel's benefits even further.

Fig Tree Farmhouse, Croatia

With a play area, game room, home cinema, outdoor pool, indoor Jacuzzi, and spa, the Fig Tree Farmhouse in Croatia is a first choice for many families and groups. It sleeps up to ten people and offers plenty to do. It's surrounded by awesome views, and is close to hiking, climbing and mountain biking areas. Car rental is a great way to explore Croatia and allows for some fantastic sightseeing.

Larkhill Camping, Carmarthenshire

Yurts and tipis are trendy, but glamping provides comfort and practicality, while also offering the fashion-forward benefits that modern families seek. Located in the countryside of Carmarthenshire, the Larkhill camping site can be accessed by rental car with complete ease. The camp features a tipi-yurt hybrid design inspired by those used in northern Iran. It sleeps six and comes complete with a wood burning stove, bedding, and sheepskin rugs.

Scrumpy Cottage in Mullion Cove, Cornwall

If your children love animals, the Scrumpy Cottage in Cornwall is a great choice for a holiday break. The cottage includes its own onsite riding stables, making it possible for the youngsters to experience what it would be like to own a horse. The qualified horse riding instructors make it easy for everyone to truly relax during lessons. There's also plenty for the adults to enjoy, such as a sauna room, indoor tennis, and badminton courts.

Atlantis Resort, Caribbean Bahamas

With a wide range of activities, including; Lego construction, movie making, culinary classes, rock climbing, river rides and arts and crafts, the whole family can enjoy a magical holiday break in the beautiful Bahamas with a stay at the Atlantis Resort. The resort offers a variety of solo and group experiences, including plenty of dining options and extravagant tea parties. Forget a lazy day on the beach; this resort is all about making the most of your time in the Caribbean.

Whatever your family's interests or size, you can experience the fun and excitement a half term is designed for. Your children will create long-lasting memories and learn about travelling, cultures and socialising in new environments.

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