Milton Keynes Easter Weekend | Cotels Serviced Apartments

Happy Easter

The first Bank Holiday weekend of 2016 and it looks as though we are in for a basket-load of mixed weather! But let us not allow that to dampen our spirits because there are loads of ‘eggciting’ activities in and around Milton Keynes – both indoors and out.

Gulliver’s Land 26 – 27th March

Experience the ultimate family day out on a massive selection of rides, shows and attractions across the theme park. The Gulliver’s Land will be hosting activities throughout the two-day event, with special appearances from the Easter Bunny.

  • The Gulliver’s Easter Egg Hunt • The Easter Bunny Show • The Big Bunny Bounce • The Easter Bunny Parade
  • Upgrade your booking to include Gulliver’s Dinosaur and Farm Park to discover the brand new animatronic dinosaurs and cuddly farmyard animals, including lambs and rabbits.

Address: Livingstone Drive, Newlands, Milton Keynes, MK15 0DT

Transport: Car or Bus

Price: £15.95 for tickets bought two days in advance

Event website:

Milton Keynes Theatre

Address: Theatre District, Central Milton Keynes

Transport: Within a very short walk from our Theatre District Serviced Apartments

A Vision Of Elvis is one the world’s leading touring Elvis productions. Celebrating all the music of Elvis Presley from Sun Studio’s through to ’68 Comeback with the finale being the Concert Years engaging audiences with an uplifting and authentic Elvis experience

The Carpenters Story – this award-winning production features the stunning vocals of international star Claire Furley as Karen Carpenter, and lavish arrangements from 8 LIVE musicians. Includes the classics (They Long To Be) Close To You, We’ve Only Just Begun, Yesterday Once More, Top of the World, and many more!

Hairspray – a brand new production of the smash hit musical comedy. Set in Baltimore, 1962 where Tracy Turnblad, a big girl with big hair and an even bigger heart, is on a mission to follow her dreams and dance her way onto national TV. Tracy’s audition makes her a local star and soon she is using her new-found fame to fight for equality, bagging local heartthrob Link Larkin along the way! Hairspray is the irresistible feel-good show that is guaranteed to have you dancing the night away. Let your hair down and book now!

Website for list of shows –

Willen Lake Watersports

Consider the number 1 destination in Milton Keynes for sports and leisure activities. They are currently offering a 10% off all water sports courses if you book before 31st March 2016 which includes kids holiday activity weeks.

Address: V10 Brickhill st, Milton Keynes MK15 0DS

Transport: Car or Bus

Price: £20/session

Website for list of courses:

Willen Lake Leisure Activities

New attractions have been introduced to Willen Lake, which are perfect for the whole family from fitness, running, high ropes, Sedgeway experience, bike hire and Hamsterzorb.

Address: V10 Brickhill st, Milton Keynes MK15 0DS

Transport: Car or Bus

Price: from £10/person

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Easter Skating at Planet ice

Special offers are available from 24 March to 12 April. Also available is a ‘Learn to Skate in 5 Days’ course.

Address: Leisure Plaza, 1 South Row, Milton Keynes, MK9 1DL

Price: Family of three just £30 including skate hire


Easter at 360 Indoor Play

Ideal for families with young children looking for a great day out this Easter. 360 Play have a host of fun and entertaining activities lined up throughout the school holidays and over the Easter bank holiday weekend. The activities available include arts and crafts and pottery painting along with face painting and cookery classes at various times

Address: 27 Roebuck Way, Knowhill, Milton Keynes MK5 8HL

Transport: Car

Price: Adults: £3.00, Children 1-3 years: £6.95, Children 4-12 years: £9.25, Children under 1 year: Free