Here are some of our favourite English Tourism Week offers, from the biggest savings to the most unexpected. And while you’re off taking advantage of this lot, don’t forget to share your #Springland selfie!
1. 25% off a surfing or paddleboarding lesson, Bournemouth
17-25 March Discover the thrill of surfing and paddleboarding this English Tourism Week. The teachers at Surf Steps will show you the ropes and have you carving up the surf in no time. Use the code ETW25 when booking online to get 25% off.
2. 20% off at Raymond Blanc cooking classes, Oxford
17-25 March Get 20% off any full-day course in The Raymond Blanc Cookery School Cook. You’ll learn to cook like a pro so you can delight your friends and family with your skills. Valid Monday to Thursdays.
13 February – 1 April Treat yourself to a stay at the tech-and-art-inspired Arch Hotel with 30% off the best available rate – room only. The hotel is spread across several Georgian townhouses in Marble Arch, and the rate includes complimentary WiFi, Nespresso coffee machine, soft drinks from the minibar plus a full Sky HD package.
4. 50% saving on Buckt attraction box, Birmingham & surrounding area
1-31 March Buckt is the UK's only tickets and activities subscription box. Save with an exclusive 50% off Buckt and get the chance to visit 5 of Birmingham's best tourist attractions for just £12.50 for 2 people. Use discount code special50.
To celebrate English Tourism Week, Bradt Travel Guides is offering a 30% discount on their range of award-winning guidebooks. From Cornwall to Northumberland, there’s a wide range of Slow Travel guides to various counties around England, as well as some inspiring travel literature.
6. Save 25% on entry to New World Rugby Museum, Twickenham Stadium, Greater London
17-25 March The World Rugby Museum tells the story of rugby from around the world, following the game’s history from its origins to the present day. The new museum displays memorabilia from all eras, making it a must-visit attraction for all rugby fans. Quote VisitEngland for a 25% discount.
7. Buy 1 day, get 12 months free at British Motor Museum, Warwick
5 February– 25 March The British Motor Museum is home to the world’s largest collection of historic British cars. Visitors can take a walk down the 'Time Road' and discover how both motoring and family life has changed throughout the decades. Buy a 1 day pass and get 12 months free.
8. Tour Norwich for free on an open-top bus, Norwich
23 March Jump aboard Norwich’s City Sightseeing Open Top Tour Bus for a free tour – exclusive for English Tourism Week. Reserve your free ticket by contacting Norwich Tourist Information Centre. Ticketed offer only.
March Discover Lincolnshire in March with a weekend of free entry to many of Lincoln's city and countryside's attractions, plus other free activities and special offers. Highlights include free rides on Lincoln’s open-top tour bus and free entry to Lincoln Cathedral.
10. 20% off campervan bookings with Wanderlust on Wheels, Cheshire
25 January – 25 March To get a massive 20% discount off your campervan holiday, simply quote VISITENGLAND when you book. Your holiday must be booked during English Tourism Week, but bookings can be made for any time in 2018.
11. Exclusive distillery tour at the East London Liquor company, London
20-23 March Join the East London Liquor Company for a special English Tourism Week distillery tour. See where the gin and whisky are brewed and distilled before heading down to the maturation room to taste all the spirits, including their special London Rye® whisky-in-progress. Space is limited, £45 per person.
12. Take an exclusive look at Victorian design, Portsmouth
24-25 March To celebrate English Tourism Week, the Eastney Beam Engine House is welcoming visitors for a special Open Day. This impressive Victorian Building houses a pair of classic Boulton and Watt beam engines and pumps that have been lovingly restored to their original condition.
13. Pay low-season prices for mid-season stays in unconventional cocoon and cabins, Lee Valley
17-25 March Pay only low season prices on 2-berth Cocoons and 4-berth Cabins in English Tourism Week, available at two Lee Valley campsites. Fantastic locations, brilliant activities and great days out make the Lee valley a holiday destination that you'll fall in love with.
14. 10% off a guided walking holiday, south west England
18-25 March Choose from 5-night guided walking holidays in Bath, the Cotswolds, Exmoor, Somerset and Wiltshire, with Bath West Walks, and experience nature, wildlife and local heritage. Among the places you can visit are Avebury, Bourton on the Water, Lorna Doone Valley and the National Trust's Stourhead. Mention English Tourism Week to get your 10% discount.
15. Save an extra 10% and shop like a VIP in Bicester Village, Oxford
17-25 March Get your exclusive invite for designer bargains at Bicester. Visit Bicester Village and discover more than 160 boutiques of leading brands. For English Tourism Week, visitors are invited to enjoy a further saving of 10% on the Village price.
16. £50 off a self-catering break with Kent and Sussex Holiday Cottages, Kent and Sussex
27 February – 25 March Save £50 on a self-catering break during English Tourism Week when you book one of Kent and Sussex Holiday Cottages’ fantastic holiday homes. Valid on bookings at any property taken between 17 - 25 March 2018. Use code KSETW online and over the phone to redeem.
17. Free animal or tree adoption when you book a Foot Trails walking holiday
17-31 March Book an English 2018 Foot Trail (custom-made walking trip) during English Tourism Week and choose from a Dormouse, Greater Horseshoe Bat or ancient tree adoption. All are threatened species and your adoption will help monitor populations and enrich English woodlands, plus you'll receive a special adoption pack free of charge. It’s a win-win! Quote ‘Foot Trails Wildlife Trust
18. Dogs go free at Ellenborough Park Hotel, Cheltenham
March This March, dogs will be allowed to stay for free at this five-star hotel in the heart of the Cotswolds. Set in rolling green countryside, Ellenborough Park is the perfect getaway for dog owners. With 13 dog-friendly rooms, dogs are welcomed throughout the hotel grounds and in set areas of the hotel.