Family activities

Enjoy fun, laughter and quality time together on one of our recommended family days out in and around Bolton. Set your family new challenges on adventure days out or explore our local museums and parks.

Fun days out for your family

Go Ape Rivington

Craving an adventure day out with your kids? It’s time to Go Ape at Rivington’s treetop challenge!

Hit the high ropes, which have 13-metre platforms and a Tarzan-style swing, and enjoy views of the rugged landscape in Lancashire.

For the ultimate thrill-seekers, you’ll love the zip wire line that runs over open water.

And if you’re in the mood for a hike we recommend visiting Rivington Pike, which has views of Blackpool Tower, the Lake District and the Isle of Man when the weather is clear.

How far is Go Ape Rivington from Mercure Bolton Georgian House Hotel?

It’s less than a 15-minute drive from our hotel to Go Ape Rivington.

How much are tickets?

The treetop adventure starts from £28 and can be booked online.

Stay at our hotel near Go Ape Rivington

Make Bolton and Manchester your next spot for a family staycation, and let Mercure Bolton Georgian House Hotel be your base for adventures!

Enjoy plenty of space for everyone in our family hotel rooms for up to 3 guests, or choose our twin or double rooms. You can also request an extra bed or cot for free if you need another sleeping spot.

Bring your family together for a delicious meal at our restaurant, whether it’s breakfast, lunch or dinner and your little ones can dine from our special kids’ menu. Or unwind with room service which you can order using your in-room phone.

Hotel guests can also use our on-site car park free of charge.