Where to go in October Half-Term 2020
There is so much on our doorstep right here in Leicester. With so much to see, Holiday Inn Leicester would like to welcome you to our family-friendly hotel, which you can use as a base to explore our amazing city.
Family getaway to Leicester
We welcome guests of all ages, and by booking one of our family rooms, you can enjoy the comfort of our beautifully refurbished hotel whilst kids stay and eat free when accompanied by a full paying adult*.
Save money on your stay
We have some incredible hotel room offers to save you money and give you more flexibility when you come and stay with us.
Get a night on us – book 3 nights and enjoy up to 34% off your stay*
Book now, pay later – reserve a room with our Best Flexible Rate, and amend or cancel your booking up to a day before your reservation*
Something for a rainy day
For an interactive, educational and fun day out that doesn’t have to rely on the weather, venture to Leicester’s National Space Centre. Home to the UK’s largest planetarium with a rocket tower and six galleries to explore, you will not be short of things to do at this award-winning attraction. Government guidelines apply, and you can book your tickets on the website.
Distance from hotel: only an 8-minute drive.
An outdoor adventure
Twycross Zoo has over 500 amazing animals to discover, including many native and endangered species. Learn about their conservation programme to protect our animals at risk, and make some new friends along the way! Animals range from giraffes, snow leopards, penguins, meerkats, tapirs, kangaroos, snakes, flamingos, lemurs, penguins, the Amur leopard and many more!
Distance from hotel: only a 42-minute drive.
Halloween activity for the kids
Your kids can choose a pumpkin each to carve or paint for free at the Family Scream Park extravaganza. Dress them up in fancy dress, hunt down the mummy family for a special prize, meet Marty the Monster and friends and get them involved in the many of the other imaginative and fun things to do. Each child can partake for only £3.99 each (parents are inlcuded in admission), and they will have a small trick or treat as part of their day. Book online to secure your spot.
Distance from hotel: only a 37-minute drive.
Our favourite place
This historical adventure educates its visitors in the most interactive and fun way possible. Become a detective in order to track down plot lines, birthrights and family connections to reveal a story of a murder mystery in medieval times.
Based around the famous Wars of The Roses, find out the ins and outs of how Richard came into power and make your decision of what really happened to the young Princes!
500 years later, you will find yourself in a car park in Leicester, gathering the evidence that led to the long-lost reminds of King Richard!
Distance from hotel: only a 3-minute drive.
Book your stay today
There is no better time to get outdoors and experience the magic on your doorstep. If you have any questions or would like us to book the best package for your stay, please get in touch on 0116 482 1900 or leave us an enquiry.