From the depths of the Cornish Coast to idyllic Edinburgh, the Caravan and Motorhome Club offers a variety of sites that are perfect for that all important half term getaway this February.
With prices starting from just £15 per night and annual membership of the Club starting from just £52, families can have a great break this half term and all year round without breaking the bank.
Families can also get more out of February half term with the Caravan and Motorhome Club’s ‘Kids stay for £1’ deal. Children aged between 5-17 years old can stay at a range of selected Club Sites across the UK from as little as £1 per night over the half term break.
Here the Caravan and Motorhome Club has handpicked its top five places to enjoy half term this February:
As the most southerly county on the English mainland, Cornwall is the perfect place to get away from it all this half term. Take the family on a great day out to the Eden Project; often known as the eighth Wonder of the World it’s the size of 30 football pitches, kids can explore the exotic plants that call the attraction home and find out where tea, rubber and sugar come from. Get close to nature at the Cornish Seal Sanctuary, Cornwall’s only seal hospital. Meet baby seals, walruses and larger seals, learn what they like to eat and even enjoy special VIP experiences. Carnon Downs Caravan Park is just three miles south of Cornwall’s only city, Truro. It is also a popular spot on the network for families with bike hire, a games room and play area available on site.
Prices start from £35 per standard pitch per night, based on two adults and two children sharing
Discover the North East’s great family attractions. Delve deep into the region’s history with a visit to Beamish Living Museum of the North; enjoy recreated experiences of life in the North East during Georgian times, the early 1900s and life throughout the 1940s. Visit Bamburgh Castle, which was once home to the King of Northumbria. Known as the ‘King of the Castles’, visitors can take a stroll through 14 state rooms including the stunning Kings Hall and Victorian bakery. The Durham Grange Caravan and Motorhome Club Site is located just a 12-minute drive outside of the picturesque city of Durham and features a children’s playground on site to keep the little ones entertained for hours.
Prices start from £21.50 per standard pitch per night, based on two adults and two children sharing
With over 22 miles of coastline, the North West is surrounded by natural beauty. Crosby Beach, Formby Beach and Ainsdale Beach are all waiting to be explored with their fabulous views out across the Irish Sea. Make a splash with a family visit to Southport Splash World and test out one of its numerous slides, fast flumes or relax in the bubble spa. Travel back in time to the land of the Pharaohs and visit the museum of Ancient Egypt at The Atkinson Museum. Southport Caravan and Motorhome Club Site is only a short walk to the Victorian town of Southport. Victoria Park is located directly opposite the site, making it a great spot for some downtime with the whole family.
Prices start from £25.50 per standard pitch per night, based on two adults and two children sharing
Celebrate half term with a visit to the idyllic medieval Scottish capital. A visit to Real Mary King’s Close is a must-do for all of the family; the stories of Edinburgh’s underground forgotten streets come alive in special tours. For those with lots of energy to burn take a stroll along the Royal Mile and visit the Camera Obscura & World of illusions. As the oldest visitor attraction in Edinburgh, this place has been filled with puzzles, illusions and interactive experiences since 1835, not to mention one of the best rooftop views across the city. Edinburgh Caravan and Motorhome Club Site is situated along the Firth of the Forth and is only a short drive from the city centre. It is perfect for those wanting to combine the coastal scene with the city vibe. Dog walks and cycle routes surround the site, making it a great pit stop for those who also like to explore the outdoors.
Prices start from £22.80 per standard pitch per night, based on two adults and two children sharing
Enjoy a very regal half term and explore the home of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire. Steeped in 400 years of history, Chatsworth House is one of the most iconic stately homes in England and has over 30 rooms waiting to discovered; visit the state Banqueting Hall or Waltz around the Grand Ballroom. No visit to Derbyshire would be complete without exploring the majestic landscape of Peak Cavern and taking a boat trip underground or walking through the twists and turns of Castleton’s caves in the heart of the Peak District. The Chatsworth Park Caravan and Motorhome Club Site is hidden in an old-walled garden on the picturesque Chatsworth Estate. It is the perfect stop to spot a deer or two, as well as enjoy the facilities of the Estate including golf and tennis. There is also a playground at the site to keep the little ones entertained for hours.
Prices start from £24.30 per standard pitch per night, based on two adults and two children sharing
For more information on the Caravan and Motorhome Club, please visit www.camc.com
Sites offering the Kids stay from £1 per night deal:
South East England
- Abbey Wood Club Site
- Alderstead Heath Club Site
- Ashridge Farm Club Site
- Black Horse Farm Club Site
- Brighton Club Site
- Commons Wood Club Site
- Crystal Palace Club Site
- Gatwick Club Site
- Wyatts Covert Club Site
East Anglia and East Midlands
- Burrs Country Park Club Site
- Castleton Club Site
- Chapel Lane Club Site
- Chatsworth Park Club Site
- Clumber Park Club Site
- Ferry Meadows Club Site
- Poolsbrook Country Park Club Site
- The Sandringham Estate Club Site
North of England
- Bridlington Club Site
- Coniston Park Coppice Club Site
- Durham Grange Club Site
- Knaresborough Club Site
- Meathop Fell Club Site
- White Water Park Club Site
- York Rowntree Club Site