Forest Holidays

May half term holidays

A great time to get the family together for a break in the forest

Run, jump, swing and splash your way through the half-term on a spring holiday in the heart of the forest. Ramble through the countryside, chat under starry skies and take time to May family holidays don’t get much better than this.

What to look out for:

  • Spring sunshine 
  • Butterflies and bumblebees  
  • Meadow flowers and tree blossom 
  • The call of the nightjar 
  • The scent of wild garlic  
  • Bluebells and fresh, green leaves

May is perfect for:

  • Enjoy exclusive discounts at Go Ape  
  • Try our handy in-cabin delivery service 
  • Explore our range of adventure activities 
  • Hire bikes and hit the forest trails  
  • Add barbecue packs for alfresco dining 
  • Add in-cabin entertainment  

Things to do in the May half term

Get that Forest Feeling on your May half term break

Look out for butterflies and bumblebees as you explore a forest bursting with life or head out to the UK’s best family attractions (often just minutes away from our locations). Whether you’re swooping down hills on a mountain bike or tucking into pizza on your outdoor decking, May half term holidays are filled with Forest Feeling.

Top picks for May half term activities and extras

Take aim in an archery session, fly high above the treetops on a zipwire and get stuck into a range of on-location adventure activities for all ages. And with our handy in-cabin delivery service, meals are made easy too. Order food, drinks and essentials to your doorstep, or pre-book favourites such as pizzas, burgers and hot breakfasts before your stay. The perfect way to keep May family holidays simple.

Don’t forget to pre-book your Forest Ranger experiences

Experience true nature-connectedness and uncover the secrets of the natural world with your friendly Forest Ranger by your side. From Forest Survival sessions and Nocturnal Adventures to Forest Discovery sessions ideal for everyone (including the little ones), we’ve got you covered with a range of fun activities. Pre-book today and get ready to learn all about the forest on your best-ever May half term holiday.

  • Walking holidays

    Adventure holidays

  • Cycling holidays

    Forest Ranger activities

  • Explore our locations

    From the Cornish coast to the shores of Loch Long, escape the everyday at one of 11 locations nestled in the UK’s most beautiful forests.  


  • A cabin to suit every family

    Enjoy woodland views, spacious surroundings, your own outdoor hot tub, and much more. Sleeping 1 to 10 guests, discover the ideal cabin for your next family break.

  • Family holidays in the UK

    Fire up the barbecue, splash around in the hot tub and feel closer to the natural world than ever before on the ultimate springtime family holiday.