Dive Headfirst into our Family Water Special!

All the beautiful sunny weather we’ve been enjoying recently has got us thinking not only of sun-loungers and barbecues but also of family water park fun – it’s the perfect time to cool down and get the kids into their swimmers!

We’ve pooled our resources (we couldn’t resist a water pun) and compiled a list of some of our favourite water-based attractions for you and your family to visit this summer. From exhilarating flume rides, to relaxing spa areas, we’ve made sure there’s something to suit all members of the family.

So take a look at this month’s selection below…

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Wet ‘n’ Wild, Tyne and Wear

Take the kids for an exhilarating ride on the flumes at Wet ‘n’ Wild – the North East’s biggest indoor water park.

There are 10 exciting flumes, including the Abyss and Black Hole! You could even tackle the Kamikaze – if you DARE! Float around the lazy river and ride down the Calamity Canyon! There’s also a wave machine, and a mini water park for the younger ones.

Why not grab some grub at the Beach Hut Café and make a day of it? More…


Matt Pierce Fishing, Hertfordshire

Take the children fishing with a licensed coach. You can all enjoy catching fish, learning new skills and enjoying the outdoors. The lessons are suitable for complete beginners, with all tackle and bait provided.

With an activity this exciting and rewarding, fishing might become an interest that lasts a lifetime! More…

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Stubbers Adventure Centre – SMASH Camps, Essex

There’s a whole lot of REAL adventure to be had at Stubbers Adventure Centre. Experience a multitude of activities from paddle boarding and laser tag, to jet skiing or climbing.

Whether you want to drop your little adventurers off at the SMASH Holiday Camp or get the whole family involved in family adventure weekends, there is something for everyone. More…


Bewl Water County Park, Kent

Let your children enjoy summer by the water, with the Summer Kids Camps at Bewl Water!  Kids Camps at Bewl Water provide an affordable alternative to traditional childcare for busy or working parents and are a great opportunity for children to make new friends and remain active during the holidays.

Activities include fun trips out around the reservoir as well as exploring Bewl out on the water’s edge, including rides on the Bewl Belle plus much more! More…

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Twinlakes Park, Leicestershire

Visit Twinlakes all-action family theme park this summer for all sorts of water-themed fun. The park boasts over 100 acres of family rides, an interactive farm and falconry centre AND giant water park.

Don’t just take our word for it – visit and see for yourself! More…


Paradise Wildlife Park, Hertfordshire

Come and visit over 800 exotic animals and 30 life-sized moving dinosaurs at Paradise Wildlife Park this summer. Enjoy the amazing big cats or cheeky small monkeys, 5 adventure play areas, Paradise Lagoon paddling pool, the BRAND NEW World Of Dinosaurs attraction plus loads more to see and do!

Take advantage of our exclusive discount voucher here.

It really is the perfect family day out with something for everyone. More…

Wheelgate Adventure Park Fountain

Robin Hood’s Wheelgate Park, Nottinghamshire

Robin Hoods Wheelgate Park is a 30-acre family theme park, farm park and water park offering the best value day out in Nottinghamshire on the edge of Sherwood forest.

Get hands-on with 100’s of animals, birds and reptiles with round the clock activities for all ages. Go active on the assault course, outdoor play structures, slides and bridges, mazes, bumper boats, peddle karts, bouncy castles, zip slides and trampolines! More…


Sea Life Blackpool, Lancashire

Discover more than 2,000 aquatic creatures at Sea Life Blackpool, including sharks, reef fish, rays, sea horses and an amazing variety of star fish, some of which have up to twelve arms!

Walk through the under water tunnel and meet Boris the Bowmouth Guitar Shark, discover the ‘Interactive Rockpool’ where you can touch the sea creatures or meet the babies in the Ray Nursery. More…

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