Family Holidays

Do you want an action packed holiday with a difference? A fun filled time, for all the family situated in stunning North Wales?

At Arete Outdoors we can offer a different type of holiday for you and your family, action packed and thrill seeking to relaxed and rejuvenating.  Fancy a trip in an open boat toasting marshmallows over an open fire or maybe more exhilarating activities clambering up gorges or jumping into the sea? We can offer you activities to suit your whole family.



Arete can offer your family your own private instructor for the day.  The flexibility of having this instructor allows you to participate in activities that your whole family wish to enjoy.
Examples of activities
Water based: canoeing, white water kayaking, sea kayaking, gorge walking, coasteering
Land based: climbing, scrambling, hill walking
More detailed information on activities can be found on our activities pages.
An instructor can accommodate up to 10 people on a session so you can share the experience with relatives.  Example prices would be £200 for a family of 4 per day or £300 for a group of 10 people for the day.


Arete Outdoor Centre is a purpose built activity centre that can be hired out for groups in dormitory style bedrooms.  We have an annexe away from the main building for smaller groups.  The accommodation can be hired on a catered or self catered basis. We can provide accommodation only packages.

Accommodation and Activities

We are able to provide packages of accommodation and activities for family holidays.  Please feel free to contact us with more details so we can send you a quote based on your requirements.