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By Leek Post and Times  |  Posted: July 16, 2014

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Get away from the grind and escape to The Alton Towers Resort for a summer of fun in the sun for the whole family. With over 50 rides and attractions including the brand new CBeebies Land, there is something for everyone, from excitable toddlers to thrill seeking teens and adrenaline junkies. Whether you want to get your pulse racing on our amazing rollercoasters or wind down and relax in our beautiful spa, Alton Towers Resort is the ideal place for a summer staycation.

New for 2014, Alton Towers Resort has opened CBeebies Land, a brand new interactive area of the park that aims to inspire learning through play. The new land features some of CBeebies best-loved characters and shows including Something Special, In the Night Garden, Tree Fu Tom and Mr Bloom’s Nursery. CBeebies Land includes rides, immersive play areas, live experiences, character appearances and is a fun and safe environment for pre-schoolers to play and learn.

For an adrenalin buzz in the sun experience the world’s first 14 loop rollercoaster, The Smiler, guaranteed to marmalise your body and mind with twisted psychological effects. This one of a kind, £18 million coaster features plunging drops of 30 meters, a ride time of 165 seconds and a track length 3x the length of oblivion. Jam packed with wild, heart thumping rollercoasters, visitors can experience an exciting combination of thrilling rides and family friendly attractions suitable for all ages.

Cool down and chill out at the fantastic Alton Towers Water Park – for indoor and outdoor fun, it’s truly splashtastic. Or visitors can test their skills at Extraordinary Golf, where we have 2 wacky 9 hole courses themed around some of the most famous Alton Towers Theme Park rides and attractions.

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There is so much to do - one day just isn’t enough. But with the choice of two amazing resort hotels, our guests will never want to leave. The themed rooms at The Alton Towers Hotel are sure to captivate the imagination of the young and old alike while Splash Landings is the perfect place for those who want to sample a taste of the Caribbean without stepping foot on a plane.

To experience endless excitement this summer at the UK’s number one short break destination, book online at www.altontowers.com to save up to 25% on tickets and 10% on short breaks. Overnight packages start from just £46.12 per person per night and include a scrumptious breakfast and fantastical entertainment. Theme Park tickets start from £36.90 for adults and £32.40 for children when booked in advance online at www.altontowers.com Water park tickets start from £15 for adults and £10.50 for children when booked in advance on line at www.altontowers.com Children under 4 go free.  

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