Autumn holidays and breaks
Feel the leaves crunch under your feet and watch the trees turn from green to gold on an autumn break at Center Parcs. It’s always 29.5C in the Subtropical Swimming Paradise and with a wide range of activities to try, it’s perfect for everyone. Make your autumn extra special by joining us for a Halloween break and enjoy some ghoulishly good fun.
Autumn breaks in the UK
As the end of summer comes to a close, the forest truly awakens with the change of season. Bring your family on an autumn break in the UK at Center Parcs and experience the great outdoors right on your doorstep.
Adventure into the woods during the most colourful season of the year and explore a range of activities such as Den Building and Decorating, Segway Experience and Target Archery. There's something for everyone on an autumn holiday, so enjoy the start of a new school season with a forest break at Center Parcs.
Watch the leaves start to drop and the forest begins to transform on a September break at Center Parcs. Observe the wonder of nature as squirrels forage for fallen acorns and hedgehogs prepare to hibernate.
With a range of self-catering accommodation, find your own slice of the forest and get away with the family. Enjoy a September break complete with long walks, indoor activities and a wide range of restaurants that are perfect for an autumn feast.
Reconnect with nature on an October holiday as the weather cools down and the leaves turn golden. Make the most of the October half term break and enjoy quality family time together in the forest as it bursts with vibrant colour. Explore miles of winding woodland paths, crunching through falling leaves and breathing in the crisp forest air.
Escape the blustery chill and get comfortable by the fireside with your loved ones, relaxing by the roaring flames. Get away this autumn and experience a magical October holiday.
Brush off the cobwebs and get the family together for a spookily good time at Center Parcs on a Halloween break. Discover frightfully fun activities that the whole family can do, such as Broomstick Making, Family Pumpkin Fun or Monster Making.
Have a fang-tastic Halloween break and carve pumpkins with your little ones or let them loose at Wizard Academy where they will enjoy making wizard crafts and spells, play games and learn some new dance moves, with surprises and treats along the way.
A day in the life
Once you have booked your break you can start to book your activities and fill your itinerary. We have something for all ages, select the tabs to find example autumn itineraries.
Morning – Have a lazy breakfast in your lodge and spot any wildlife that’s waking up with you at your patio. Or take your breakfast with you as you explore the forest.
Lunch – Stop at any one of our restaurants for lunch and you can pick up Ella’s Kitchen food for your little ones completely free and have some fine dining yourselves. If your little ones love soft play, then Sports Café is the place for your family, open all day and big fun for the little ones.
Afternoon – Take your little one on an adventure like no other and try one of up to 200 activities. Get messy in Mucky Pups, go off the beaten track at Off-Road Explorers or let your little ones discover their sea legs on one of our watersport activities.
Evening – Tired out? Head back to your lodge, put your feet up and order Dining In to be delivered, it’s the perfect way to relax after a day of discovering Center Parcs with your little ones.
Lunch – Climb to the treetops at Aerial Tree Trekking or if the weather has turned head indoors to Indoor Climbing Adventure or get creative at the Pottery Painting Studio. Why not have lunch on the go and head into ParcMarket for something tasty? Or if you’re in the Subtropical Swimming Paradise stop by Canopy Café and Bar.
Afternoon – Enjoy the adventure playgrounds which are located throughout the village, make your way to another activity or just sit back and relax at your lodge until you head out for a family feast.
Evening – Refuel after the active at Huck’s American Bar and Grill where the Lil’ Huck’s buffet is available for them to tuck into as soon as you sit at your table, so they don’t have to wait around. Then while you’re enjoying your meal your children can head into the soft play area or to the Apple Mac’s.
Morning – Have a lazy morning, sleep in until the sun comes out. Head out for brunch at Sports Café where you can have a Sports Café Champion’s Breakfast to fuel the rest of your action-packed day.
Lunch – Pick up your racquets for a game of Badminton, fight over who’s spots and stripes at American Pool or just get competitive at Adventure Golf. There’s so much to do for your teenagers.
Afternoon – Time to head to the track at our Quad Bike Safari* or to the treetops at Aerial Adventure. If the weather turns, dive into the Subtropical Swimming Paradise where there are rides, slides and Wild Water Rapids to keep your teenagers entertained.
Evening – Time for a family feast, head to Rajinda Pradesh and take on the Rajinda Experience, which includes a Poppadum Platter to share, a Starter Plate to share, a choice of a main dish per person, rice and naan bread to share and a drink per person.
*Not available at Woburn and Longford Forest.
Morning – With no work alarms set, take time to yourselves and make breakfast in your lodge. Or head out for a coffee and brunch at Starbuck’s.
Lunch – Treat yourself to a Spa Session at Aqua Sana and spend 3 hours relaxing and discovering over 15 different spa experiences, from hot to dry and herbal to meditative. There’s no need to leave, pause at Vitale Café Bar for a delicious lunch.
Afternoon – Get competitive at Ten Pin Bowling or take to the lake on a Pedalo and take in all the scenery that Center Parcs has to offer.
Evening – Order Dining In to be delivered to your lodge and have a cosy night in around the log fire.