Center Parcs Europe 

Center Parcs is one of Europe’s favourite family holiday providers. Offering high quality self-catering accommodation in tranquil forest settings and extensive sports and leisure facilities, these are holidays the entire family can enjoy.

Why choose DFDS Seaways and Center Parcs Europe?

Exclusive DFDS Seaways customer discount
Early bird and last minute discounts
Perfect family holiday
20 holiday parks in France, Belgium, Holland and Germany
Choice of ferry routes
Freedom of self-drive

How to book

You will need to make two separate bookings if you decide to take a short break or holiday with Center Parcs and DFDS Seaways.

You can make both bookings using the links on this page, but it is a good idea to make them in a new window so you can keep this page open and refer to it if necessary.

  • Make your ferry booking using the links on this page.
  • Then make your booking with Center Parcs using the link below. Please enter the code CP8117 (in CAPITALS) to receive your €25 exclusive DFDS Seaways customer discount.

Book ferry crossings

Choose one of our five ferry crossings below:

Please note your Center Parcs and ferry bookings are separate and not linked in any way.


20 parks, 1 fabulous family holiday 

Center Parcs

Center Parcs offers 20 holiday villages in France, Holland, Belgium and Germany and all villages are easily accessible from our ports on mainland Europe. Our Newcastle to Amsterdam route and Dover to Calais and Dunkirk routes are particularly convenient for those travelling to Center Parcs. Simply choose the village and the route that suits you best, and just pack up the car and go.

Taking your car makes perfect sense on a Center Parcs holiday. You can come, go and do as you please and pack – and bring back – as much as you like. It’s your holiday, after all!

All Center Parcs villages are built in beautiful, traffic free, woodland settings with home-from-home cottage accommodation and superb facilities including an indoor subtropical swimming pool, activities for all, a spa, bars and restaurants.


Save, and save again!

Save and save again!

There are two ways to save when you book a Center Parcs Europe holiday. Book six months in advance and you’ll save 20% on the cost of your stay; book via our website and you’ll save an additional €25! 


Pets are welcome too

Travel with your pet

Pets are welcome at Center Parcs Europe, and we’re happy to take them on our ferries for a small extra charge.

So forget kennels, catteries or asking friends for favours – take a holiday with Center Parcs Europe and DFDS Seaways and your family pet can come too!

Pet travel

Center Parcs: Please note: By making a separate booking for the accommodation via Center Parcs Europe you are booking directly with Center Parcs and not DFDS Seaways. Please note that any future correspondence should be taken up directly with Center Parcs Europe after completion of your sale via their website.