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UK Break Ideas For This Bank Holiday Weekend

With the three-day weekend approaching, it's the perfect time for that well-deserved getaway. From theme parks to stunning coastlines, we've rounded up our best UK breaks for this bank holiday weekend. So what are you waiting for? Don't put your holiday plans on ice. Bag yourself a bank holiday bargain today.

Please note: You can now take domestic holidays in self-contained accommodation with members of the same household or support bubble. Please check the latest government advice for visits to individual destinations before attempting to travel, and be aware of any local guidelines or restrictions when booking a holiday.

An action-packed break at Alton Towers Resort

Get your adrenalin fix at Alton Towers Resort. With over 40 world-class rides and attractions, there's something for everyone. Located in over 500 acres of stunning Staffordshire countryside, Alton Towers offers various accommodation, including woodland lodges, luxury tree houses and stargazing pods. Book an unforgettable overnight stay in a budget-friendly pod with breakfast from £22pp today! With evening entertainment, a 9-hole round of Extraordinary Golf and complimentary car parking, this deal is not to be missed. Theme park tickets are not included in your short break, these can be added on during your booking.

A farmhouse in St Austell, Cornwall

It’s been a ‘ruff’ year for all of us, including our pets. Shake off the lockdown blues and go fetch a bank holiday adventure. This cosy, two-bedroom farmhouse is perfect for the whole family. Relax in the enclosed garden with a refreshing drink. Nestled in the Cornish village of Lower Sticker, there’s plenty of walks on your doorstep. Make sure to explore the Roseland Peninsula, known for its stunning coastal scenery. Those of you craving that salty sea breeze can enjoy a stroll along Pentewan beach. The property is within easy reach of the internationally renowned Eden Project and The Lost Gardens of Heligan. Sleeps four. One well-behaved dog welcome.

An annexe in Dartmoor National Park, Devon

Why not escape your overly familiar four walls with a romantic break for two? This charming annexe is set in Dousland, Dartmoor National Park. A popular location for walking and cycling, discover wooded valleys and rugged moorland along Drake’s trail. After a busy day, you can sit back and relax in the beautiful garden overlooked by trees. On cold evenings, unwind in the lounge by the electric fire. There’s a selection of books, games and DVDs at the property. Nearby attractions include Burrator Reservoir and Buckland Abbey. Don’t miss the carpets of bluebells along the ancient woodland walks at Buckland Abbey this May. Sleeps two. One well-behaved dog welcome.

A cottage in Pembrokeshire, Wales

Dust off those hiking boots this bank holiday weekend with a trip to Pembrokeshire. This beautiful three-bedroom detached cottage offers the perfect base from which to explore. With more than 50 golden sandy beaches, Pembrokeshire is renowned for its picturesque coastline. If that’s not enough, mix things up with a hike in the rugged Preseli Mountains. Holidays are best with the whole family, and this coastal cottage has room for everyone. This stunning property boasts a garden with a paved BBQ area and is within walking distance of two dog-friendly beaches. Sleeps six. Two well-behaved dogs welcome.

An apartment near Loch Lomond, Scotland

Craving a change of scenery? Head to this cosy, one-bedroom apartment for some of the best views in Scotland. You won’t be disappointed. The apartment features a comfortable living room, a fully equipped kitchen and ensuite shower room, a home away from home. Located in Balfron, the land boasts stunning bluebell woods and waterfalls. The welcoming host is happy to provide a picnic with enough notice. Take in the spectacular landscapes at the iconic Loch Lomond, approximately a 10-minute drive away. Outlander fans should visit the impressive Dourne Castle. Sleeps two.

A scandi style apartment in Ambleside, Lake District

If you're looking for a state-of-the-art apartment with a spectacular setting, then look no further. This two-bedroom property features an open-plan kitchen, luxury bathroom and beautiful views over the slopes of Wansfell. Located at the northern tip of Lake Windermere, Ambleside provides the perfect base for exploring the central lakes. Those of you who want to go chasing waterfalls can head to Stock Ghyll Force. The stunning 70ft waterfall is only a short stroll from the town centre. Sleeps four.

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