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A basket of Easter holiday fun at Leisure World Colchester

Date published: 20 February 2018

Leisure World Colchester is excited to announce a bumper hamper of kids' activities for the Easter holidays.

At Kids Camp, children in primary school years 1 to 6 can bounce into action during the school holidays between Tuesday 3 and Friday 13 April. Each day is chock a block full of activities including swimming, arts and crafts, dodgeball, badminton, short tennis, football, group games, indoor rounders, cricket and treasure hunts await, all under the supervision of experienced coaches who know how to create a fun atmosphere. With lunch included, these day camps are a great option for parents seeking affordable childcare: you can drop your kid off from 9am-3pm for £26, or give them a full day of excitement from 8am-5.30pm for just £31.

High-schoolers (school years 7-11) can make the most of their holidays too with Base Camp. Each day is full of fun from 8am-5.30pm including swimming in the Leisure Pool, alongside games and other activities aimed at older children and teens. Prices start from just £31, including lunch, and some days feature trips to Roller World and X-Treme Gaming.

Just for Easter, there are also two 'hop-in' trampoline sessions on Tuesday 10 April at 11.30am and 12.30pm. Little bunnies aged 3-11 years old can jump to their hearts' content while learning some basic trampoline moves at just £5.50 per child.

Cllr Annie Feltham, Colchester Borough Council Portfolio Holder for Commercial Services, said: "For every schoolchild, the holidays are a treasured chance to have fun, meet new friends and get active. Our affordable Kids Camps and Base Camps pack as much as possible into each day to make sure your children and teens never have a dull moment. They're sure to come home happy after burning off all that holiday energy!"

STOP THE PRESS...SPECIAL OFFER: Book your child's space on either Kids Camp or Base Camp before 19 March to save £££! You will pay just £15 for a 9am-3pm session or £20 for a full day 8am-5.30pm session. Hurry as places are don't be choco-late!

As if that's not enough, the Leisure Pool is also open every day during the Easter break, along with exciting flumes and outdoor rapids, so there's plenty of opportunity to come and enjoy a swim with the whole family!

Advance booking for holiday activities is essential and childcare vouchers are accepted. For more information and a booking form, visit