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October Half Term Holiday Deals

We've searched high and low for some super deals for October Half Term so you can plan a fabulous family holiday somewhere warm and sunny. From Turkey to Tunisia to Egypt to Spain, there are some brilliant offers for all inclusive holidays. Scroll down to find yours.


Tunisia is a hidden gem for family holidays.! It's got this amazing mix of history and adventure that'll keep everyone happy. Explore ancient ruins like you're Indiana Jones, then hit those Mediterranean beaches for some good old-fashioned fun in the sun. The best part? It won't break the bank! Tunisia is super budget-friendly, so you can treat the fam to some local eats like couscous and explore the colourful markets without stressing about your wallet. Plus, the locals are super friendly and love kids. So if you're looking for a unique and affordable family escape, Tunisia's got you covered.

AQI Venus Beach, Hammamet

From £428pp* for 7 nights all inclusive

Average temperature in October: 27 degrees


  • Onsite waterpark

  • Private sandy beach

  • Choice of where to eat

  • Kids Club and evening entertainment

*Based on 2 adults and 2 children sharing a twin room, departing Bristol on 16/10/23.


Turkey is an exceptional destination for a family holiday due to its captivating blend of culture, history, and natural beauty. Families can explore ancient wonders like the grandeur of Istanbul's Hagia Sophia, relax on picturesque Mediterranean beaches, and relish the flavors of Turkish cuisine. With family-friendly resorts, warm hospitality, and a wide range of activities, including hot air ballooning in Cappadocia and visiting fairy-tale-like Pamukkale terraces, Turkey offers an enriching and diverse vacation experience that caters to all generations, making it a superb choice for a memorable family getaway.

TUI BLUE Ephesus

From £648pp* for 7 nights all inclusive

Average temperature in October: 25 degrees


  • Aqua Fantasy Waterpark access

  • Superb TUI run children's facilities

  • Private sandy beach

  • Professional swimming lessons

  • Healthy eating challenge

*Based on 2 adults and 2 children sharing a two bedroom family room, departing from Birmingham on 17/10/23.


Greece is an ideal destination for a family holiday, blending history, culture, and natural beauty seamlessly. Families can explore ancient archaeological sites like the Acropolis in Athens, relax on pristine Greek islands with crystal-clear waters, and savour delicious Mediterranean cuisine. With warm and welcoming locals, numerous family-oriented activities, such as boat trips to secluded beaches and water sports, Greece provides an enriching and diverse experience that appeals to all ages, making it a top choice for an unforgettable family vacation.

From £628pp* for 7 nights all inclusive

Average temperature in October: 25 degrees


  • Beachfront settings

  • Swim up rooms available

  • First rate children's activities

  • Family wellbeing sessions

*Based on 2 adults and 2 children sharing a family room, departing from Manchester on 17/10/23.


Egypt is an epic destination for a family getaway! First off, there's the mind-blowing history – the pyramids, the Sphinx, and ancient temples will leave your little explorers wide-eyed with wonder. Then, the adventure factor is off the charts, from cruising down the legendary Nile to snorkeling in the Red Sea's colourful underwater wonderland. The locals are incredibly welcoming and love kids, and the food is a delightful mix of flavours that even the pickiest eaters will enjoy. So, whether you're unearthing ancient mysteries or splashing in the Red Sea, Egypt is a family holiday that's bound to be a treasure trove of memories.

From £849pp* for 7 nights all inclusive

Average temperature in October: 29 degrees


  • Onsite waterpark for little and big kids

  • Four pools to choose from

  • Excellent reviews on Tripadvisor

  • Buffet restaurant catering to all tastes

*Based on 2 adults and 2 children sharing a double room, departing from the East Midlands on 24/10/23.

Balearic Islands

The Balearic Islands are an absolute dream for a family holiday! Picture this: sunny beaches with crystal-clear waters that are perfect for building sandcastles and paddling with the kids. You've got enchanting towns with colourful markets and delicious ice cream shops around every corner. And don't forget about the family-friendly resorts with pools, waterslides, and plenty of activities to keep everyone entertained. Plus, the Mediterranean cuisine means you can all enjoy delicious paella and fresh seafood. With its warm hospitality and a touch of island magic, the Balearic Islands are a recipe for family fun and relaxation.

Holiday Village Majorca

From £554pp* for 7 nights all inclusive

Average temperature in October: 24 degrees


  • Onsite splash park

  • Free shuttle to the beach

  • Four restaurants to enjoy

  • Excellent reviews on Tripadvisor

  • Aerial adventure course

*Based on 2 adults and 2 children sharing a 1 bedroom apartment, departing from the Birmingham on 22/10/23.

*This article is brought to you in partnership with TUI. The links contained within this article are affiliate links. If you purchase a holiday using them, Family Lowdown may earn a small commission which supports the running of our community group FAMILY LOWDOWN TIPS & IDEAS and run this website. Thank you.

*Prices contained within this article were correct at time of publication on 30/09/23


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