February Half Term Holidays

February half-term in the UK provides the perfect opportunity for families to escape the winter blues, embark on exciting adventures and spend quality time together. From frosty landscapes to cosy indoor activities, the country offers a range of options to keep everyone entertained during the school holiday. Whether you're seeking outdoor escapades or indoor cultural experiences, a holiday in February half-term promises memorable moments and winter magic for the whole family.

Explore the snowy landscapes of the Scottish Highlands or the picturesque Lake District, where you can enjoy activities such as sledging, snowball fights and building snowmen. Winter festivals and events, such as ice-skating rinks and Christmas markets, often continue into February, providing a delightful and festive atmosphere.

Whether you choose to embrace the winter wonderland, explore cultural city breaks, engage in winter sports or seek cosy coastal getaways, the UK provides a wealth of options to create lasting memories. So wrap up warm, embrace the winter magic, and plan an unforgettable February half-term holiday that will leave the whole family with cherished moments and a sense of warmth and wonder.

Family swimming underwater

Lodges in Scotland for February half term


Holiday parks in Wales for February half term


Holiday parks in England for February half term


Ideas for February half term breaks

Escape the cold with indoor activities...
When the weather is a bit chilly, indoor attractions offer an escape from the cold with warmth and entertainment. Visit interactive museums like the Science Museum in London or the National Museum of Scotland in Edinburgh, where children can engage in hands-on learning experiences. Indoor play centres, trampoline parks and bowling alleys are also popular choices to keep kids entertained during the February half-term.

Discover iconic landmarks and historic sites...
Explore the rich history and vibrant culture of the UK during the February half-term. Admire medieval architecture in York, Canterbury and Norwich; explore historic castles in Warwick, Bamburgh and Dover; or discover Roman ruins in Chester, Bath and Exeter. This type of winter escape offers a blend of educational experiences, cultural attractions and family-friendly activities for your February half-term holiday.

Wrap up warm and embrace the outdoors...
While the weather may still be quite cold, coastal getaways during February half-term offer a unique charm. Wrap up warm and take bracing walks along the beach, breathe in the fresh sea air and pick up a warming portion of fish and chips. For families who enjoy winter sports, the UK offers opportunities for skiing, snowboarding and ice skating. Head to the Scottish ski resorts, such as Cairngorm Mountain or Glenshee, for a family break where you can hit the slopes and enjoy stunning mountain views. Outdoor ice-skating rinks in cities like Leeds and Edinburgh also provide a chance to glide on the ice and soak up the winter ambience.

Family on a high ropes course in the forest

Holidays in February half term

Feeling overwhelmed by trying to plan a February half term holiday the whole family will enjoy? Sometimes choosing the perfect location, finding suitable exursions and organising all the meals out can be quite stressful. If this is the case, consider booking one of our family-friendly holiday parks to keep everyone happy. This way you can combine comfortable, spacious accommodation with a range of onsite facilities like restaurants, swimming pools, spas, golf courses, kids clubs and games rooms.