‘Staycation’ Added To Oxford English Dictionary23 August 2010
Superbreak lines up the latest Staycation short break ideas
For many, the word ‘Staycation’ is now well established in their vocabulary as more and more people in the UK choose to holiday at home. Last week it was made official when this popular travel phrase was added to the Oxford English Dictionary along other words such as ‘Vuvuzela’ and ‘chillax’. Short break specialist Superbreak (www.superbreak.com) has been championing staycations since the word was created a couple of years ago and has a range of great deals available over the coming months to suit all type of staycationer!!
Great staycation ideas :
TWO NIGHTS IN LAKE DISTRICT WITH FREE DINNER ON FIRST NIGHT - £120pp – Visit the Lake District and enjoy two nights at the four star Macdonald Old England Hotel, nestled on the banks of Lake Windermere. A free dinner is included on the first night in the hotels AA Rosette Vinand Restaurant with sweeping views across Lake Windermere. Price includes two night’s accommodation with breakfast and free dinner on first night. Valid any day of the week in September and October and based on two sharing.
DISNEY ON ICE – 23 October - £330 for a family of four - Join the celebration as 65 of Disney's unforgettable characters, from 18 beloved stories come to life in Disney On Ice celebrates 100 Years of Magic! Everyone will be captivated by the one and only Mickey Mouse, the irresistible Minnie Mouse, Goofy, Donald Duck, Jiminy Cricket, Pinocchio and all the Disney Princesses. There are exciting moments from The Lion King; Mulan; and Disney/Pixar's Finding Nemo, The Incredibles, and Toy Story films – this is a skating spectacular filled with magical Disney moments as Disney On Ice celebrates 100 Years of Magic! A package costs from £330 per family of four including one night at the four star Novotel Greenwich hotel (based on two adults and two children sharing a room) with full buffet breakfast and a lower tier ticket to the show. Valid on 23 October only – other dates available.
MURDER MYSTERY BREAK IN YORK - £115 per person - Test those sleuthing skills with a Murder Mystery break at a selection of hotels located around the country. Right from the start there's plenty of action as the guests and the characters are faced with shocks, surprises and even the odd murder or two. Each plot has enough twists and red herrings to challenge the most serious sleuth while at the same time providing lots of fun. A team of talented and professional actors will guide everyone through the event as both the victims and the suspects. Together everyone works to establish the identity of the murderer. Each event has a specific theme, ranging from a Masked Ball to a Medieval Supper, giving the opportunity to dress up if desired! Priced from £115 per person to include one night’s accommodation at the York Marriott hotel on 17 September with breakfast and a full evening’s entertainment aided by a professional team.
FIVE STAR IN SCOTLAND – SPECIAL WINTER RATE - from £59.50pppn – The five star De Vere Cameron House hotel is a gracious 18th century baronial mansion located on the peaceful southern shores of Loch Lomond. This exclusive hotel offers a fantastic selection of cuisine with a choice of four restaurants plus a health spa for the ultimate in relaxation. Prices are from £59.50pppn including breakfast and based on twin and double rooms between 1st November and 31st March 2011. Based on two sharing.
For more information or to book call Superbreak on 0871 222 3055 or log onto www.superbreak.com