Easter holiday deals

If you're desperate for a change of scene, we've rounded up some great last-minute Easter holiday deals from MN travel partners and other popular travel companies. 


 UK camping

Feather Down Farms, across the UK, three nights from £545

Feather Down Farm Days' 2013 season begins on Good Friday, and coincides with the start of the lambing season, which you'll be able to enjoy from your doorstep. And Mumsnetters receive a free chicken coop or bunny run when they stay with Feather Down Farms.

There are pockets of availability at Feather Down Farms across the UK over Easter. At the time of writing, a three-night weekend break beginning on Good Friday (29 March) at Billingsmoor Farm in Devon is available, costing £545. The same break at Boswarthen Farm in Cornwall, costs £599.

All prices are per tent, and all tents sleep up to six people (with a maximum of five adults). 


UK self-catering

Mumsnetters get a special discount from Cottages4you when ordering through

The Old Coach House, Norfolk, England, seven nights from £980, starting 29 March

The Old Coach House in Norfolk sleeps six across three bedrooms, and has access to a private pool and games room, and seven nights is priced at £980, a saving of £74.00.

Y Ddol Cottage, Llanberis, Wales, seven nights from £490, starting 29 March

Head to Wales and stay at Y Ddol cottage situated on a working farm with lambs, cattle and chickens. Llanberis, the village at the foot of Snowdon, is 5 miles away and the historic town of Caernarfon is just 2 miles away. The property is also within easy reach of the Isle of Anglesey and the Lleyn Peninsula with beautiful beaches. A seven-night stay will sleep six across three bedrooms, and will cost just £490.

Haven, across the UK, three nights from £149

Haven's 35 coastal holiday parks are offering three-night Easter weekend breaks from just £249 from 29 March-1 April and from £149 for the following weekend.

All prices are per caravan, sleeping six and include entertainment passes, use of heated indoor pools, sports activities and kids clubs. 


Mark Warner ski deals

Check out these three great last-minute ski holiday deals to France with Mumsnet partner Mark Warner. On top of these prices, Mumsnetters get an exclusive additional 7% off
  • Chalet Hotel Berangere, Les Deux Alps, from £854
  • Chalet Hotel Tarentaise, Meribel, from £695 (saving £224)
  • Chalet Hotel Le Val d’Isere, Val d'Isere, from £394
Prices are for seven nights, terms and conditions apply.

P&O cruise of the Canary Islands, 12 nights from £969

P&O Cruises has a 12-night Canary Island cruise (E305) departing on 30 March from £969pp. This round cruise starts from Southampton sailing on its family-friendly cruise ship, the Oceana.

Ports include Madeira, La Palama, Tenerife, Oporto and La Coruna.

On-board facilities include bars, restaurants, shops, lounges, a nightclub, four pools, sports court, gym and spa. The kids' club offers activities for kids aged two to 17, and under-twos can use the facilities with their parents. A night nursery is also available for children over the age of six months. 

Roxy Surf Days, Martinhal, Portugal, from £238 per night

Head to the five-star Martinhal Beach Resort & Hotel in Sagres, Portugal this Easter and take advantage of the special Learn to Surf package, with with championship body-boarders and kitewavers. For a family, prices are from €238 per night, based on two adults, two children under 12 and a baby, sharing two bedrooms on a half-board basis.  

Mumsnetters get an exclusive €100/£85 resort credit per room or house, per stay, for food, drinks, kids club and spa treatments when you quote 'Mumsnet' when booking online or by phone.


First Choice, Mombasa, Kenya , 14 nights from £999

First Choice has a 14-night holiday to Kenya staying at the three-star Bamburi Beach Hotel on an all-inclusive basis from £999 per person (saving £276 per person).

Price is based on a family of four sharing, and includes flights departing from London Gatwick airport on 5 April 2013 and transfers. 

First Choice Holiday Village, Paphos, Cyprus, s
even nights from £669

First Choice is offering seven nights at its four-star Holiday Village Aliathon, on an all-inclusive basis from £669 per adult, from £339 for the first child and from £493 for the second. Price is based on a family of four sharing, and includes flights departing from London Gatwick airport on 30 March 2013 and transfers. 

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