Monday, 30 May 2011

Jumpin June at Alton Towers!

Alton Towers have a great offer running this June if your visiting the theme park mid week. Purchase your ticket in advance online from Alton Towers for a day out on a Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday during June and you'll save up to £18 from the 'on the day' price. See Jumpin June details at for more information.

This offer is a great way to save money on your trip to Alton Towers.

If you've been saving 2 for 1 vouchers ready for your day out at Alton Towers but have an odd number of people in your party the Jumpin June offer might be just what your looking for to ensure that everyone saves money!

Looking for accommodation in Alton? Why not telephone us at The Malthouse B&B on 01538 703273 to check our availability. We're just one mile from Alton Towers!

Thursday, 26 May 2011

Well Dressing

Well Dressing is an ancient ceremony to bless a supply of water. The Well Dressings usually take place in local villages at various times from the end of May until the start of September each year.

This vibrant example is from the village of Cressbrook in the millennium year 2000.

The Well Dressing displays are usually made from flower petals pushed into damp clay.

Visit for more details and a list of 2011 Well Dressings.

Tuesday, 24 May 2011

2 for 1 deal to Alton Towers with Vanish

Look out for promotional Vanish products in your local supermarket if you want to save money on theme park tickets to visit Alton Towers.

Purchase a Vanish cleaning product with a 2 for 1 voucher and save money - it's as easy as that.

MALT TIP: Don't forget to bring you voucher with you!

Conditions will apply so please check the voucher carefully.

Need somewhere local to stay? Telephone The Malthouse B&B in village of Alton on 01538 703273 to check availability.

Monday, 23 May 2011

Misty May Morning at The Malthouse!

Where has all the sunshine gone? This morning the weather in Alton was windy and pretty misty for May. We're not used to inclement weather at The Malthouse B&B! Having had so many weeks of lovely fine and sunny weather the conditions over the last few days have been a shock. Bring back the sun!

Even though the weathers not at it's best the views we took this morning from one of our guest bedrooms in The Stables are still beautiful.

The good news is that tomorrow's weather forecast for our area is dry!

Need to get away from it all? Why not escape to Alton for a few days and recharge your batteries! To check availability at our bed & breakfast telephone The Malthouse on 01538 703273.

Monday, 16 May 2011

Chatsworth Weekend of Wonders

Visiting us in Alton next bank holiday weekend? Looking for culture and fun on the same day?
Why not consider a visit to Chatsworth in Derbyshire? The magnificent Chatsworth House is holding a 'Weekend of Wonders' event from 28 to 30 May 2011. There are experiments and workshops taking place and of course the house & gardens of Chatsworth to explore.

Take a look at for full details.

Looking for bed & breakfast accommodation over the bank holiday weekend or half term holidays? Telephone 01538 703273 to check availability at The Malthouse B&B.

Wednesday, 11 May 2011

Tesco 2 for 1 Voucher for Alton Towers

Spend £10 or more at Tesco in store or online at the moment and you'll receive a Free Entry Voucher for Alton Towers. The voucher gives one person free entry to the Theme Park per full paying adult. See for terms and conditions.

HURRY - the vouchers are only being given out for two or three weeks!

The good news is that the vouchers are valid for most of the Alton Towers 2011 season, so you'll have plenty of time to plan your trip to Alton.

With all the money you'll save why not turn your visit into a short break? Accommodation near to Alton Towers is essential - we're just one mile away! To check availability at our B&B telephone The Malthouse on 01538 703273.

Monday, 9 May 2011

Drayton Manor a Great Day Out

There are two great theme parks near to our B&B in Alton. There is of course the fantastic Alton Towers just one mile away but also not to be missed is Drayton Manor just one hour away by car.

We get great reports from our guests about Drayton Manor. Thomas Land is particularly popular with our with younger guests.

Why not consider a day at both Theme Parks? If you look around before you travel there are usually plenty of money off deals to be found. If your staying in the area for a few days one of the best offers is a Thrillhopper ticket. This gives entry to Alton Towers, Drayton Manor, Waterworld and The Snowdome for a low price. see for full details and prices.

Need accommodation? To check availability at The Malthouse Bed & Breakfast telephone 01538 703273.

Friday, 6 May 2011

Alton Towers Offer on Kellogs Cornflakes

If your planning a visit to Alton Towers and want to pay for your tickets when you arrive at the Theme Park look out for a Kellogg's 2 for 1 voucher to save money! The vouchers can be found on promotional packs of Kellogg's Cornflakes. These promotional packs are in the shops right now so look out for them!

Why not spend a couple of days at Alton Towers? For a very low price a 'bounceback' ticket for a second day can usually be purchased once your inside the Theme Park. For further information regarding this ask at the Ticket Kiosk or Guest Services at Alton Towers.

The Kellogg's voucher is valid until 30 June 2012 so you have plenty of time to take advantage of this fantastic offer.

To check availability for accommodation telephone The Malthouse on 01538 703273. Our B&B is in the village of Alton just one mile from Alton Towers Theme Park.