We know we shouldn’t say the ‘C’ word but with the summer holidays over and for many of us, no break on the horizon until Christmas, you might be forgiven for wanting a holiday. But with Christmas to save for, a summer well spent and the passport tucked away until next year, you might be wondering where to go. Well, we have the answer… have a staycation! The UK has some of best holiday destinations in the world – and the north is home to plenty of them. We’ve compiled a list of the best places to go…
A family owned park, located just one and a half miles from the chic coastal town of Lytham. Eastham Hall Holiday Park is a tranquil haven set in picturesque countryside surroundings.
Have you always dreamed of having a beautiful retreat; somewhere to escape to whenever you like? Make your dreams a reality and purchase your perfect holiday home at Eastham Hall Holiday Park. A superb selection of new and pre-owned holiday homes are available to purchase and will be sure to meet your needs and requirements. Touring pitches are available for caravans and motorhomes. Seasonal pitches are also available.
Lytham is within walking distance and offers several boutique shops, restaurants, cafes and bars. You will be spoilt for choice as there are many charming places to enjoy some al fresco dining. There is an award-winning children’s play park nearby as well as several international golf courses and an extensive range of year-round entertainment at Lowther Pavilion Theatre. The famous Lytham Green is the prime location for many of the town’s popular events such as the 1940’s War Weekend, Lytham Festival & Lytham Club Day. Further along the coast at St Annes and Blackpool you can enjoy stunning beaches, Victorian piers and much much more. The Fylde Coast offers an abundance of fun for the whole family to enjoy.
The Park has an excellent range of facilities including: two facility blocks, a laundry, a children’s play park, a large games field and a dedicated dog exercise area. An on-site shop is open seven days a week. The Park also has vehicle number plate operated security barriers, CCTV and on-site wardens.
If you are looking for a holiday park for both exploring and relaxing at your leisure, Eastham Hall is the perfect place to go.
Yorkshire Dales (Richmond)
A charming two bedroom stone cottage set in a pretty little village between the historic market towns of Richmond and Barnard Castle, Lilac Cottage sleeps up to 4 people. Dog friendly, it’s perfect for even the furriest members of your family. With gorgeous views of the peaceful countryside setting, pubs nearby and a wealth of walking and cycling opportunities right on the doorstep, Lilac Cottage is the perfect option for a break away!
Yorkshire Dales (Bedale)
A stunning, unique retreat set within the grounds of a beautiful and historic Wensleydale estate, Darjeeling has everything for a romantic weekend away. Darjeeling has recently been renovated to an outstanding finish. This gorgeous Grade II listed building has been transformed into a luxury bijou country retreat complete with a hot tub. It has a history as romantic as it’s name – it’s said that the former Earl of the estate had 4 Palladian style model farms built at all four points of the compass of his castle so that his Italian wife would feel at home – Darjeeling forms part of one of these stunning Georgian farms and has stunning views of the castle, estate and beyond!
Thurnham near Lancashire
Thurnham Hall is a 12th century gem and the perfect place to stay. Standing proudly on the grounds of a 30-acre estate, the castle styled architecture commands attention. It is sure to make all your Downton Abbey re-enactment dreams come true! Regal and classic, yet modern and up to date, Thurnham Hall is an ideal option for those looking for somewhere different to enjoy a break away. With a leisure centre on site and only a stone throw away from a range of attractions and Lancaster city centre, Thurnham Hall is a must!