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Escape to the New Forest and enjoy a summer of fun at Paultons Park

Friday 9th June 2023
Written by: Marketing Team
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2 day, 1-night short breaks for as little as £234 per family on sale now

Paultons Park – the UK-exclusive home of Peppa Pig World – has released a variety of short break deals for those looking for some summer holiday inspiration. Located in the heart of the award-winning New Forest, the family theme park offers over 80 rides and attractions for all the family to enjoy.

Families looking to experience a summer holiday in Hampshire can take advantage of the Paultons Park Official Short Break packages. The hotel and ticket deals, which include a second day in the park for free, offer fantastic value for money at one of the UK’s top-rated attractions.

For those looking to visit at the beginning of the summer break, the Ibis Budget Southampton has availability on a variety of dates throughout July and August. Prices start at £234 for a family of three*, including accommodation for one night and two park days.

From 25th July through to 30th August, families can enjoy a 2-night break at The Hampshire Court Hotel starting at £375** for a family of four with two nights’ accommodation, and two days at Paultons Park.

James Mancey, operations director at Paultons Park commented: “This year we are celebrating our 40th anniversary and we’re proud to have developed a well-rounded family offering over the last four decades that makes for the best day ever.

“We are so fortunate to be situated in our beautiful location surrounded by the New Forest National Park. Hampshire has something that appeals to all the family and so makes for a sought-after staycation that is ideal for families looking to escape the hustle and bustle of daily life. Whether you enjoy learning about the history and wildlife, exploring the quaint villages and nearby beaches, shopping and eating out, or experiencing a fun-filled family day riding rollercoasters here at Paultons, it’s a holiday to remember.

“We are acutely aware of the importance of offering our visitors an experience they can cherish, and a value-for-money day out for the whole family. From our quality food and drink options, free visitor

parking, and variety of attractions for children of all ages, we are proud to have been recently recognised as the best value theme park in the UK.”

Tornado Springs, Paultons Park’s latest attraction, is a particularly popular addition to the park amongst teenage guests with exhilarating rides such as Storm Chaser and Cyclonator. The four-acre area includes nine new rides and experiences, including junior coaster Farmyard Flyer which opened in 2022.

Other themed lands at Paultons Park include the Jurassic-period dinosaur attraction, Lost Kingdom; the Wild Lands, featuring a host of real animals from the sub-Sahara region to observe and learn from; and the creepy-crawly fun of Critter Creek, and exotic bird exhibits.

Peppa Pig World at Paultons Park is the world’s first and largest Peppa Pig themed land and home to nine fun rides including Peppa’s Big Balloon Ride and The Queen’s Flying Coach Ride. Little guests can see Peppa Pig and little brother George in person, as well as other favourite characters Mummy Pig, Daddy Pig, Zoe Zebra and Suzy Sheep on selected days.

Paultons Park is situated near several convenient transport links into Southampton Central and Portsmouth and is also a short two-hour journey from London.

Visitors can find out more information and book a short break package on the Paultons Breaks website:


Notes to editors

Please note that prices displayed are correct as of 8th June 2023 but are subject to availability and may change at any time without notice.

*1 night breaks from £234 per family of 3 (based on 2 adults and 1 child over 1m)

**2 Night breaks from £375 per family of 4 (based on 2 adults, 1 child over 1 metre, 1 child under 1 metre)

***Wild Lands formally known as Little Africa

Paultons Park

Family-run theme park Paultons Park opened in 1983. The park covers 140 acres and has more than 80 rides and attractions including Jurassic-themed attraction Lost Kingdom. Paultons Park’s latest new themed world, Tornado Springs, opened to the public on 12th April 2021 adding nine new rides and experiences to its offering.

In July 2020 Paultons Park was named the 10th best amusement park in the world, beating all other UK attractions, as well as being named the best-rated UK amusement park for the fifth year in a row in the Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards. Paultons Park is the only park to have ever received this award five years running.

Peppa Pig World

UK and Europe exclusive and world first, Peppa Pig World, is located at family theme park Paultons Park in Hampshire and opened in 2011.

There are now nine rides including Miss Rabbit’s Helicopter Flight, Peppa’s Big Balloon Ride, Grandpa Pig’s Little Train Ride, Grandpa Pig’s Boat Trip, Daddy Pig’s Car Ride, George’s Dinosaur Adventure, Windy Castle, The Queen’s Flying Coach Ride and Grampy Rabbit’s Sailing Club. Other attractions within Peppa Pig World include Peppa’s House, Mr Potato’s Playground and Muddy Puddles, a water splash park.

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Leila Willingham Account Manager | Liz Lean PR 01202 112032

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