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It's the first half term holiday of the year and your first chance for a getaway with the kids in 2017.
Here is a round-up of bargain breaks in the UK and abroad.
Always double check half term dates with your child's school before booking a holiday. Dates may also differ for private schools.
Pontins have a wide range of fun, activities and entertainment planned for all ages to take part in and enjoy. Not to forget our world famous Bluecoats and kids favourites, the Croc Crew who are always on hand to make your holiday one to treasure! Plus The Gruffalo, Catboy or Marshall and Sky from Pup Patrol will be making appearances at selected locations!
Prices start at £69 per person. See dates and availablity
There is so much to do at Bluestone Wales for all the family; climb trees, build dens, roam free and get back to nature. Pembrokeshire’s beautiful beaches are just a few miles away and there are plenty of exciting activities to fill your days with whatever the weather with complimentary access to the Adventure Centre and Blue Lagoon Waterpark.
There are activies for kids of all ages both indoors and outdoors.
You can get 10% off February Half Term breaks at Hoburne Holiday Parks if you book before the end of January 2017.
Hoburne have seven top quality Holiday Parks to choose from, offering something for everyone. Parks are located across the South and South West of England in Gloucestershire, Dorset, Devon, Cornwall and Somerset. All the parks have received either 4 or 5 star awards from the National Tourist Board for England. Entertainment is included at selected parks and all parks are dog-friendly so no member of the family will miss out!
Go all out for thrills this half term with a short break at Alton Towers, Staffordshire.
For February Half Term 2017 where it will be Pirate and Princess week, as well as go on the rides and attractions. I just hope that girls can be pirates and boys can be princesses.
A host of activities await the little ones including a treasure hunt, CBeebies Land character meet and greets and a host of pirate and princess activities. With lots to do including sword making, face painting and a treasure map hunt, there is something for everyone - you can even learn how to build a den like a marooned pirate.
February half term is a great time to to skiing in France, Bulgaria and Austria, as well as Italy and Switzerland. February is a great time to go skiing if you want to see a bit of sunshine along with your snow.
France specialists Ski France have half term ski chalet, hotels and apartment breaks for families in the Alps and the Pyrennees.
This February Half Term Club Med are offering your child the chance to take part in the biggest Sports Academy in the World! Try your had at a choice of 60 different sports on one of Club Med's all inclusive vacations. Choose from water sports, tennis, cycling, horse riding, or you can even have a go at the flying trapeze!
With Club Med you get stunning locations, superb accommodations, gourmet food, endless bar drinks and snacks, fantastic children's clubs. Parents can relax in the Spa and the whole family can enjoy excursions. Ski resorts include Ski passes and lessons.
About the Author: Jacqui O'Brien is the Editor of eParenting.
Prices and information correct: 4th January 2017