Summer staycations 2020: Discounts from Europcar, English Heritage and more

Take a holiday and pay less for it with these deals 

Tuesday 11 August 2020 14:16

This year has been a whirlwind for everyone. After months of stress and uncertainty and being confined to our homes for months, the best thing you can do to relax and unwind is to go on a short trip and enjoy a change of scenery.

Even though summer is finally here, this one is set to be a little different. Most of our travel plans abroad were cancelled or postponed, but luckily for us, we live in a beautiful country with endless places to explore.

Now that lockdown restrictions have eased a little in the UK, it’s time to see the silver lining and take advantage of staying home and discover the beauty on our doorstep.

To make things easier for all you travel lovers out there, we’ve compiled a list of fantastic staycation and travel ideas with money-saving deals and discounts to help you plan an incredible English summer.

Since some travel restrictions abroad have also eased, we’ve even included a few deals and some information about how you can safely plan ahead for going away this winter, too.

When thinking about holidays, many people tend to think about long-haul without even really considering what’s happening much closer to home. With most of our holidays being cancelled this year and some travel disruptions still in place, it is the perfect time to explore home soil and properly experience the whole of Britain.

With Travelodge, you can book rooms across the UK with unbeatable prices. What more do you need in order to visit our historic cities, incredible towns, and beautiful villages? Book a stay now and get accommodation from only £29.

Wherever you need to go, Europcar has you covered. Drivers can enjoy £25 off all bookings over £250 made this month. When choosing Europcar you can pack the boot up, fill the seats with your friends and family and head out on a road trip you will never forget.

Choose from speciality cars to cargo vans and prestige rentals, and if you’ve got kids you can get a child seat for any car with great prices, too.

You don’t even need to drop the car off where you picked it up either, meaning renting a car has never been easier. It’s time to get out and explore with Europcar.

Bring history to life with an English Heritage Membership card and experience the magic of more than 400 historic buildings, monuments and sites. From pre-historic sites to medieval castles to Roman baths, step into England’s past and get closer to its history for just £4.08 a month, providing you and others with countless memorable days out.

As a registered charity with a focus on conservation, you can also be proud of the fact that your membership fee goes toward keeping the story of England's history alive for future generations. You can 15 per cent off annual memberships with this discount code.

Sykes Holiday Cottages provide beautiful cottages for you and the whole family. With accommodation locations spanning from the shores of the South West to the moors of the North East, as well as Ireland, Wales and Scotland, so you’re bound to find something for everyone.

Take advantage of the summer of staycations and book now to enjoy 10 per cent off long weekends, mid-week breaks or a relaxing fortnight away and explore the picturesque countryside, without having to go far.

Although summer has just arrived, many of us are already looking ahead to the winter, so why not plan a fabulous ski trip? Award-winning Crystal Ski Holidays are experts when it comes to organising winter holidays to the mountains.

When booking with Crystal Ski you can save 30 per cent on ski passes and equipment. And you can book with confidence, knowing your trip is covered by ABTA and ATOL protection, with low deposits and easy amendments. Do be sure to check all the travel rules and regulations before booking.

For even more inspiration and ideas for trips and holidays, browse the discount codes and deals on our voucher code website.

Our vouchers are typically active for a limited time only and will not last forever. If you find that the discount code you’re looking for is no longer available, we have hundreds of alternatives to browse through.

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