Spring Breaks

Blow Away the Winter Cobwebs

Spring Breaks at the UK’s Only All Inclusive Resorts

Come rain or shine, our All Inclusive Spring Breaks are the perfect way to put the spring back in your step. Join us at our five star resorts on the Norfolk coast or in 320 acres of Essex countryside and enjoy a short break with friends.

Get active and breathe in the fresh Spring air with dozens of activities, inside and out. Try your hand at archery, pitch n’ putt, quizzes, laser clays or bowls. Test your knowledge with quizzes, stretch your legs with badminton, dip your toes into our heated indoor pool, or experience Virtual Reality for the first time!

A Spring Break at Potters is the perfect time to relax too. Enjoy a friendly catch-up over lattes in our Garden Bar, indulge in hearty laughter at our comedy, and savour a delectable three-course dinner. Be captivated by our West End quality entertainment and embrace fun with our huge variety of activities. At Potters, we’ve got something for everyone, and it’s all included.

Come and find out why we finished top in the Which? survey for the UK’s Best Holidays Resorts & Parks.

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The Best Holiday In The UK

The food is second to none and it’s advised to start the diet after the break! You want for nothing and there is always something to do whatever time of day. Well worth the cost of the holiday as I didn’t need to use my wallet at all. We can’t wait to return soon.

Chris R - TripAdvisor Review, June 23

Spring at Hopton-on-Sea, Norfolk

Whatever the weather, join us for an action-packed break on the Norfolk Coast, 10 minutes from Gorleston.

Take your seat in The Atlas Theatre for dazzling evening performances, tickle your tastebuds with our Spring menu in the Garden or Gallery Restaurants and enjoy dozens of activities, inside or out on our sports field overlooking the sea.

Spring at Five Lakes, Essex

Unwind on a peaceful break in the natural beauty of 320 acres of Essex Countryside, 20 minutes from Colchester.

Be amazed by spectacular evening performances in The Glade Theatre, tuck into our Spring menu in the stylish Eden Restaurant and enjoy a huge variety of activities in our indoor sports park or the great outdoors.

Delicious Food

Our seasonal Spring menu offers a wholesome breakfast, tasty lunch, then cap off each full day with an exquisite three-course dinner. Whether you’re craving traditional British fare or something to tantalise your taste buds, our hearty dishes have got it covered!

And don’t worry if special dietary requirements apply, our welcoming team will be sure to ensure that no-one misses out on delectable food options.

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Our chefs cater for most dietary requirements, so please feel free to discuss this with our friendly team at time of booking.

Comfortable Accommodation

With such a wide variety of accommodation available from comfy Bungalows that stretch down towards the sea, to stylish village rooms in the Essex Countryside, to hotel rooms and suites that surround the central facilities, you won’t have any trouble finding the perfect room for you and your party.

Jam-packed Activities

Put a spring in your step on your short break and choose from a range of sports and leisure facilities including pitch 'n' putt, bowls, archery, rowboats (weather dependent), crafts, a Virtual Reality Experience, tennis and badminton to name just a few.

Enjoy a swim in our indoor pool, get your pulses racing in our gym or take a refreshing stroll through the picturesque Essex Countryside, offering beautiful views come rain or shine. And let’s not forget our packed programme of events and even more activities - we’ve truly got your Spring Break covered!

Plus, Spring is the perfect time of year to upgrade to our 18-hole Championship course for a round of golf.

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West End Quality Entertainment

Prepare to be blown away by dazzling performances on each night of your stay, alongside heart-warming comedy and superb live entertainment during the days in The Garden Bars.

Later in Spring, we will welcome our brand new Spring Show: Spotlight. Showcasing their renowned and dazzling choreography, soul-stirring vocals and spellbinding costumes, the Potters Theatre Company will take you on an enchanting journey through the golden era of show tunes and extraordinary performances, alongside the usual hilarity from our larger-than-life entertainers.

Inclusive Drinks

A break at Potters is truly all inclusive, which means your bank balance gets a rest too as we’ve got your drinks tab covered from the time you arrive, to the time you leave, so nobody will go thirsty.

Whether it’s a mid-morning cappuccino, a glass of wine with lunch or a gin and tonic while watching entertainment in The Garden Bar, you can be sure that your bank card will take a break, while you relax and enjoy your Spring break.

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First visit of many

Wow why haven't I been here before? This place has it all in abundance. Great all inclusive food and drink. Activities all day long and high class evening shows. We liked it so much we booked again for next year before we left.

lasanta23 - TripAdvisor Review, July 23

Extra Activities This Spring

Throughout March, April and May, you can enjoy a selection of optional extra activities including bowls tournaments, optional dance classes and bridge experiences on selected breaks. These extra activities are free-to-enter, but it’s important to register your participation at time of booking as spaces are limited.

Indoor Bowls Tournaments

Enjoy free-to-enter indoor bowls tournaments at both Hopton-on-Sea and Five Lakes throughout March and April.

At Five Lakes, there is a selection of different formats on different breaks including tournaments for Pairs, Triples and teams of four.

Optional Dance Classes

Put on your dancing shoes and join us on an All-Inclusive Dance Break at Potters Resorts Hopton-on-Sea in Norfolk this Spring.

Join hosts Richard & Lynn Miller as you enjoy a variety of dancing classes including Ballroom and Latin. Take part in workshops throughout the day or enjoy tailored activities designed for all.

Bridge & Fun Bowls

This popular break is hosted at Five Lakes in March, and is perfect for those wishing to combine two popular pastimes.

Hosted by Eddie & Kathy Williams who we’ve worked with at Potters for over ten years, you can play afternoon and evening bridge tournaments with a fun bowls session each morning.

Please note, these breaks do not feature an Indoor Bowls Tournament.

Association Bowls Tournaments

Running alongside an indoor bowls tournament, join us on this break to learn tips and tricks from some of the top bowlers in the game and ask any burning bowls questions in a Q&A session.

Join us on our Spring Bowls International Celebrity Tournament in April.

Celebrity Bowls Tournaments

Running alongside an indoor bowls tournament, guests also have the opportunity to learn tips and tricks from some of the top bowlers in the game and ask any burning bowls questions in a Q&A session, plus a few lucky guests get the chance to bowl alongside the pros in our traditional ‘Celebrity Match’.

This popular break, hosted by Bowls International Magazine, is exclusive to Hopton-on-Sea.

Pro Coaching Breaks

Exclusive to Five Lakes, these breaks are designed to enhance your game, with the ever popular Andy Thomson MBE delivering fun and educational coaching sessions. You’ll also enjoy stories from inside the game, relaxed tournament sessions and competitions as well as a Q&A session with Andy, a 3-time World Indoor Bowls Champion and true legend of the sport.

Please note, these breaks do not feature an Indoor Bowls Tournament.

All Inclusive Breaks in two fabulous locations

Whether it's relaxing on the picturesque Norfolk coast to unwinding in glorious Essex countryside, our Resorts offer two perfect places to enjoy a short break.

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Spring at Hopton-on-Sea, Norfolk

Enjoy the refreshing Spring breeze on an action-packed break on the Norfolk Coast, 10 minutes from Gorleston.

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Spring at Five Lakes, Essex

Unwind on a peaceful break in the natural beauty of 320 acres of Essex Countryside, 20 minutes from Colchester.

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