Kids, pets and bikes go free to Holland for National Ferry Fortnight

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Today is the start of National Ferry Fortnight (2 – 15 March 2015). To celebrate Stena Line is offering travellers the ultimate ferry freedom on its Harwich – Hook of Holland service. Perfect for families, passengers travelling by bike and those who travel with man’s best friend, holidaymakers can now enjoy free crossings for children, pets and bicycles – so a family of four with kids, bikes and a pet can travel for just £146 return, saving over £120. A family of four with a pet and a car can also travel from just £147 return, with a saving of £59.


This offer is valid on new bookings made between 2 and 15 March 2015, using the code FREE15 and is valid on travel until 31 December 2015.


Travelling with kids

Travelling with Stena Line is easy for those with children. Families can opt for a spacious family cabins and can enjoy a great night’s sleep in luxurious surroundings. There are lots of fantastic facilities onboard including an à-la-carte restaurant, a children’s play area, an onboard cinema, and even a basketball court. Once families reach Holland there are numerous of attractions, theme parks, zoos, nature parks and museums to visit that won’t break the bank.

 Travelling with bicycles

Foot passengers travelling with bicycles can rest assured that their wheels are in good hands when onboard as Stena Line offers specially secured bike racks. 2015 is also the perfect year for cycling enthusiasts to visit Holland as Utrecht will be hosting the Grand Depart on 4 July 2015. Why not get away on a cycling trip with Stena Line and cycle the beautiful Grand Depart route through the historic city centre of Utrecht?


Travelling with pets

Travelling with pets has never been easier with Stena Line as passengers can book their pets into a special kennel onboard. The superferries also have a ‘kennel-cam’ onboard so holidaymakers can keep a close eye on their pet while they travel to Holland from the TV in their cabin. Holland is undoubtedly one of the most pet-friendly countries in Europe, with cafes, restaurants and hotels catering for those with four-legged friends.



Once onboard the luxurious superferries, passengers will be able to enjoy hotel-like facilities, including Swedish-designed Dux beds in the cabins. All the cabins have en-suite facilities, flat screen television and free WiFi internet access.

Stena Line offers twice-daily, seven hour return crossings between Harwich and the Hook of Holland. Return foot passenger fares for adults start from £73pp and a return crossing for two adults with a car start from £147.  Cabins start from £15 per person each way.

Travellers can book these offers using the code FREE15 on new bookings during National Ferry Fortnight, between 2 and 15 March 2015. Valid for travel up to 31 December 2015, kids, bicycles and pets go free to Holland on our Economy, Flexi and Premium fares. Subject to restricted space and availability, this offer cannot be combined with any other offer. ‘Free children applies’ to children aged 0-15 years. £10 service fee applies to non-web bookings. This offer is not applicable on our rail sail product.


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