Christmas Breaks at Butlin's


Christmas is the most special time of year for you and your loved ones, so why not give them a gift they’ll treasure forever?A Butlin’s family Christmas break is perfect for sharing precious time together, putting your feet up and enjoying the festive fun. Santa is in his grotto waiting to light up the faces of your little ones, while our Skyline Snowstorm brings Christmas to life. And all we really want for Christmas? To give you and your family the best Christmas present ever right here in the UK.
Christmas breaks from 6 December 2019 - 2 January 2020

Our Christmas breaks

Our Christmas breaks

Christmas breaks at all resorts from Friday 6 December 2019 - Thursday 2 January 2020

Take a look at our range of family Christmas breaks; treat yourself to a pre-Christmas getaway to get the family in the spirit, share the Big Day with us, or continue the celebrations post-Christmas.

Whichever one suits your family best, you're guaranteed a brilliant time of festivities, fun and frolics!

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Mon 9 - Fri 13 Dec, Bognor Regis & Skegness
Introduce your little ones to the magic of Christmas and create special memories on this festive break for families with under 5s.
Fri 6 - Fri 20 Dec, all resorts
Join us for a three or four night break before the Big Day and enjoy lots of exclusive Christmas entertainment, guaranteed to make you feel warm and fuzzy inside!
Mon 23 - Fri 27 Dec, all resorts
Get away for the Big Day and join us by the sea. Relax, put your feet up, enjoy a delicious Christmas dinner (without the washing up!) and make lasting family memories.
Fri 27 - Mon 30 Dec, all resorts
Don't let the celebrations stop between Christmas Day and New Year's Eve; join us for live entertainment and activities sure to keep you in the festive spirit!
Mon 30 Dec - Thurs 2 Jan, all resorts
Ring in 2020 with your loved ones at Butlin's. Gather together for fireworks, enjoy brilliant shows and make the most of your time away before the new year routine kicks in.
Exclusive to Christmas

Exclusive to Christmas

Step into the magic of Christmas and join us at our three seaside resorts for a Christmas break you won't forget. Get into the spirit with these exclusive festive-themed activities available at all resorts on selected breaks from 7 December 2018 to 2 January 2019.

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Be prepared to feel warm and fuzzy as Father Christmas and his friends bring Christmas to life through a heart-warming story and enchanting songs.
Father Christmas's Winter Grotto
Your little ones can experience the ultimate Christmas magic with a visit to Father Christmas in his cosy grotto. It's time to prepare those Christmas wish lists...
Festive Arts & Crafts
Join our Redcoats and get busy with some festive arts and crafts! Your children can glue, stick, colour and paint until their heart's are content, creating a memento to bring home! Session available for ages 5+ and 9+, bookable on resort.
We all love a Christmas classic cuddled up on the sofa at home, so don't miss out on the tradition and join us in the Skyline Pavilion for a cosy cinema experience on the big screen.
Festive Pottery Painting
Get creative with your little ones and design your very own festive pottery; it's the perfect winter holiday momento. £5pp. Available on all breaks excluding Just for Tots Christmas Fantasy (11-15 Dec).
Gather the family and get cosy, oohing and aahing at our spectacular fireworks display. Available on Christmas Eve and New Year's Day, weather dependant.
Theo the Mouse
Join Theo the Mouse for a Christmas show that's full of fun and festivities! On at Bognor Regis: Weds 12th & Weds 19th | Minehead: Tues 18th | Skegness: Tues 11th, Thurs 20th, Weds 26th Dec.
Bjorn the Polar Bear
We have invited some real mystical characters to the Christmas break at Butlin’s you can join Bjorn the Polar Bear (Minehead and Bognor Regis) and the Snow Lion (Skegness) and get up close to some of the most magical characters around.
Christmas Sing-along
Everyone will know these familiar Christmas songs as you get the chance to sing-along in the Skyline. Songs include Jingle Bells/Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer and Frosty the Snowman. Hosted by the Skyline Gang this is one event not to be missed.
Brass Band
The Skyline Pavilion at Christmas is magical. It’s the perfect place to gather with a festive tipple and sing along to your favourite Christmas carols supported by the sounds of a fantastic brass band.


Get the whole family together and enjoy one (or all) of our many live shows, which are all included in the price. From your favourite Butlin's characters, to our amazing Broadway-inspired shows, to our exclusive Christmas entertainment that's perfect for those who believe in the magic of Christmas.

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Returning to Butlin's with new shows, catch Mr Tickle, Little Miss Sunshine and Mr Bump, plus new characters for 2018 Little Miss Naughty and Mr Grumpy!
Join the lovable and cuddly Tinky Winky, Dipsy, Laa-Laa and Po in a brand new live mini show plus their Teletubbies Big Party show.
Join Mr. Potato Head as he takes to the Butlin's stage in a brand new show; it's one for the whole family!
Join your favourite bears Billy & Bonnie in their show The Wizard. As well as their Rise & Shine Workout, Storytime, and Kids Disco.
Our colourful gang of characters return with two new shows for 2017, Carnival Crazy & It's A Pirates Adventure! Plus, back by popular demand It's Magic.
Animal Antics
Join us for an exciting new evening show involving creepy crawlers, animals and all sorts of fun and laughter!
Situated in our very own Castle Courtyard, Puppet Castle is perfect for the whole family to enjoy our traditional string puppet shows.
Sports & Activities

Sports & Activities

There is always plenty to do at Butlin's so you're sure to never be bored. Your children can have a go at one of our many activity sessions, they're the ideal place to meet new friends and try something new during the Christmas season.

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Join our expert instructors and learn how to shoot a bow and arrow in our archery lessons. Before you know it you will be shooting bulls-eyes better than Robin Hood.
Splash Waterworld is fun for all the family with shallow areas for your little ones and a big pool for the more adventurous ones. There will be a Splash pool party on at least one night of your break.
You can ride all day for free in our Traditional Fairground, which will be open weather permitting. There will also be a late night fairground to explore on your break.
Magic Workshop
This workshop for 9+ will give you all the skills needed to get started in the magic world!
Drum Workshop 9-12 years
Designed for ages 9-12 years, this interactive drum workshop will have your children using some funky junk and clever sounds to create some popular songs! Bookable on resort.
Circus Skills 5-8 years
Join the Skyline Gang circus workshop where you can learn and play parachute games, plate spinning and lots more! Designed for children aged 5-8. Bookable on resort.
Circus School 9-12 years
It's time to join the Circus! New for 2016 and especially for those aged 9-12, Circus School will see your children learning devil sticks, poi and more! Bookable on resort.
These aerial adventures are not for the faint hearted. Test your nerve by challenging yourself on our High Ropes course, Zip Wire, Climbing Wall, or take the leap of faith from our Free Fall.
At Butlin's we know that little ones have endless energy, so they will love running around and exploring our outdoor playgrounds and indoor soft play areas.
Spin in a teacup, fly high in a plane, or ride the rails on a ladybird. It's all free, so your little ones can ride as many times as they like on our Tots Rides.
Rain never stops play at Butlins. That's why you will find a bowling alley at each of our three resorts. So why not challenge your family to a game?