When it comes to the summer holidays, one of the biggest problems can be the amount of money everything costs. Taking the kids out for the day can be an expensive proposition so any way that you can save money is a good idea. Here we look at the top 10 discount websites that can help you save money on a family day out.
Money Saving Expert
Money Saving Expert is known as a repository all of things financial with discount codes and tips to save you money available from their expert, Martin Lewis. The website confirmed that the offers it gives are 100% verified and regularly updated to avoid disappointment. Among the easy links are new vouchers, such as LEGOLAND early bird as well as top attractions such as Chester Zoo or Ripley’s. There are also links for giveaways and special ‘kids go free’ offers that can save parents a lot of money. Finally, there are special offers to keep the kids occupied as well as just for day trips, such as free football coaching for kids through the FA Skills website. This means no matter what you are looking for, the website has something to offer, on offer.
Days Out offers the facility to find a discounted day out in the UK by searching through a postcode and distance or clicking on a region of the country. This means you only find the vouchers relevant to where you live or are visiting. There are also sections giving ideas about family days out, fun places to visit with the kids and days out with the kids to different locations. The vouchers on offer range from those usable just once or twice to full year long passes.
Voucher Cloud is a voucher specialist that covers a wide range of topics including days out. These vouchers can selected by most popular, expiring first and latest first so this is helpful if you are planning ahead or need something for a short period ahead. The vouchers on offer are varied such as a 45% discount on entrance, equipment hire and paintballs at the Countrywide Paintball or free tots club play admission for Wacky Warehouse pubs. Details are included on the voucher included when added, when applicable and any terms and condition to ensure they are suitable.
VoucherCodes is a website that allows you to keep your favourite vouchers and even submit your own if you find something worth sharing. You can search for a specific place or business including shops and restaurants as well as searching by category. Offers include short term offers such as a family saver booking for London Zoo to reduction in the annual price of membership for the National Trust. This means you can get something short term or look for a long term voucher that will save you money over a number of trips.
My Voucher Codes
My Voucher Codes features a dedicated section for days out and attraction including tours, exhibitions, experience days and theme parks. The vouchers on offer range from a single use voucher, such as 2 for 1 entry to Flamingo Land to a reduction in the annual price of a National Trust membership when paying by Direct Debit. There are also vouchers for reduced price hotel stays and sports tickets if you are looking for more than just a day trip.
Lets Go with the Children
Lets Go with the Children has two main search options to find the right vouchers – what’s on and attractions. You can search by county and/or keyword so if you are looking for ideas or somewhere specific, both are catered for. There are also information about competitions that fall within the same category. Current vouchers include discount from entry prices for the Diggerland sites around the country as well as number of national voucher offers.
Smartsave offers a standard discount of 20% off over 100 attractions across the UK as well as money off restaurants when booking up to six people. Some of the most popular vouchers include to the Ripley’s Believe it or Not in London, the tour of the Manchester United stadium and museum and the Shakespeare’s Global Theatre tour. The searches are sectioned into London, the UK, the US and Europe so also vouchers when travelling abroad.
Little Bird is a website with handpicked deals specifically for families including things to do and shops. There are also competitions and a blog filled with helpful tips and advice. Some of their most popular vouchers include 50% off Gotrovo Mini Treasure Hunts or half price entry to the Liverpool Family Fun Festival. There are also products aimed at kids and even classes and activities to help keep them occupied over the holidays.
Wow 24/7 offers something to do at all times and a host of family days out. From top attractions and theme parks to places to go and things to do, there is something for all areas and tastes. There are also vouchers for soft play centres, outdoor adventure areas and interactive exhibitions. They also have a top 10 listing that gives inspiration and includes Edinburgh Zoo, the national space centre in Leicester, Belfast Zoo and the Longleat Safari Park in Wiltshire. You can search by town or city and filter by type of attraction such as historical and city breaks as well.
Latest Free Stuff
Latest Free Stuff is a combination of competitions, discount vouchers and money making tips. There are links to freebie websites and coupons as well as plenty of vouchers to download directly from the site. These include money off website such as Amazon and ASDA to free kids pass cards that can be used in loads of major attractions around the country. There ae even discount vouchers for big name taxi companies in the major cities if you want to travel without the bother of public transport. Finally, there are classes and courses to keep the kids busy including B&Q kid’s classes and free golf beginners lessons.