Family fun this February half term in Southampton

There is plenty of opportunity for family fun this February half term in Southampton. Whether you are looking for a short break or a week away, Southampton has the hotel and things to do to make the most of this school holiday.

Brand new for 2018 Paultons Park opens its own little corner of Africa where you can discover the amazing animals and birds of the Savannah at the new Little Africa, opening on the 11th February. What’s more, you can get great hotel packages with some of our Southampton hotels; Holiday Inn Eastleigh, Solent Hotel & Spa, and Best Western Chilworth Manor. Book your Paultons Park packages here.

You’ll find that many of Southampton’s nearby attractions open their doors again in February half term after their winter break, meaning there is a huge amount to do in and around the city.

If you fancy a break in Southampton’s neighbouring New Forest then a stay at Careys Manor or Rhinefield House Hotel gives you great access to the stunning National Park. New Forest attractions such as Longdown Dairy Farm open for the season, and you’ll still be able to take advantage of New Forest Activities winter paddling offer of just £18 per person for 2 hours on the stunning Beaulieu River.

Southampton makes the perfect base for exploration and you’ll find a Southampton hotel to suit all styles and budgets. Hotels such as Ibis Southampton and DoubleTree Hilton Southampton offer accommodation with easy transport connections next to the city’s train station and major motorways. From your base you’ll be able to go on a family adventure to places such as Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, Rock Up at Whiteley, and even head over to the Isle of Wight.

If you want to stay in the action how about a stay at Marwell Hotel where you’ll be next door to the wonderful Marwell Zoo, perfect for exploring their new Larmur Loop. Or The Hilton At The Ageas Bowl where you can stay at the home of Hampshire Cricket.

If you would like any further inspiration about what to do this February half term take a look at Hampshire’s Top Attractions and find the perfect hotel for you here.