4 Best Caravan Parks for a Blackpool Holiday

The UK is known for its unbeatable seaside resorts and beach holidays – and the jewel in the crown? Blackpool, of course!

Of course we all know the town for those iconic attractions like Blackpool Tower and the Pleasure Beach, but it’s also surrounded by beautiful Lancashire countryside and close to plenty of stunning beaches too. When it comes to a choice of thrilling Blackpool fun and relaxing getaway time, you can have your cake and eat it with these 4 brilliant caravan parks: 

  1. Haven Marton Mere
  2. Haven Cala Gran
  3. Parkdean Resorts Ocean Edge
  4. Parkdean Resorts Todber Valley


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Haven Marton Mere

Location: Mythop Road, Blackpool, Lancashire

Great for: A tranquil haven near a nature reserve & Blackpool centre 

If you want your thrills and excitement in Blackpool, but have a peaceful holiday park to retreat to, this caravan site is for you.

Just a 10 minute drive away from Blackpool, the bright lights of the Blackpool Tower and the Blackpool Pleasure Beach are only a few miles from this tranquil park. With a neighbouring nature reserve and the Lancashire countryside on your doorstep, you can have the chilled holiday you’ve been dreaming of.

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Facilities: With both a heated indoor and outdoor swimming pool, SplashZone, and SpaceBowl, this is a fantastic Blackpool caravan park for families who love a good splash around on holiday. There are plenty of caravans and lodges on offer, so whether you’re looking to book a luxury option for a special occasion, or to save your money for some extra holiday treats, you’re bound to find the right price and size for your family. Pup owners will be pleased to hear there are even dog-friendly accommodation options for the perfect getaway with your pooch! 

Find out more about Haven Marton Mere Holiday Park


Haven Cala Gran

Location: Fleetwood Road, Fleetwood near Blackpool, Lancashire

Great for: Family-friendly activities and gorgeous local beaches

Looking for a holiday with little kids? Cala Gran is a small and close-knit site, making it one of the best family-friendly Blackpool caravan parks. 

Similarly to Marton Mere, Blackpool Pleasure Beach is only a few miles away (about a 25 minute drive) from this caravan park, but you’re also near lots of gorgeous local beaches and countryside too.

Of course with plenty to get stuck into at Cala Gran, you could easily stay onsite all week. How does a family holiday filled with adventure golf and den building sound? No wonder this park gets glowing reviews!

Facilities: On top of fun facilities such as the adventure golf course, there’s also a heated indoor swimming pool and an outdoor SplashZone to enjoy. After a busy day at the Pleasure Beach and climbing the Blackpool Tower, you can head back to your comfy holiday home to recharge. There are great classic caravans on offer, or you could book one of the luxury lodges for a truly memorable stay in Blackpool. One of the best Blackpool caravan parks around, get booking soon to avoid disappointment. 

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Parkdean Resorts Ocean Edge

Location: Moneyclose Lane, Heysham, Lancashire

Great for: Sea views over Morecambe Bay

A little further up the coast of Lancashire from Blackpool, you’ll find this lovely cliff top caravan site. It’s 43 miles (about 50 minutes) away in the car, and the perfect spot if you want to enjoy both Morecambe Bay and Blackpool. 

Why not head to Morecambe Promenade or Blackpool Pier and have a well-deserved ice cream as you stroll along the seafront? Back at the caravan site you might even find time for a cheeky nap in your cosy accommodation…

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Facilities:  With brand new caravans to choose from this year, we think you’ll really dig the range of holiday homes at Ocean Edge. As the name suggests, some of the caravan and lodge accommodation even have sea views! There’s loads to get stuck into onsite, including an indoor soft play area, and an indoor pool. With fab kids clubs, youngsters will love making friends on their holidays – no wonder it’s one of the top caravan parks near Blackpool. Check this popular park out asap to avoid losing out on a booking. 

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Parkdean Resorts Todber Valley

Location: Gisburn, Clitheroe, Lancashire 

Great for: A country retreat with rolling hills

If you like holiday parks with amazing views, you’re bound to like the family-friendly Todber Valley. 

Just under 43 miles away in the car, the bright lights of Blackpool are close enough that you can easily visit on a day trip, while you’ll have the oasis of this countryside caravan park to return to.

You’ll definitely want to check out the local walking trails, and there are cracking options for all abilities. After a restorative walk through the lush Ribble Valley, you can retreat to the peace and quiet of your private holiday home for a lovely cuppa.

Facilities: Todber Valley may not have some of the usual entertainment facilities that you might expect from a Blackpool caravan park, but in our opinion this is what makes it so good for active holidays. There still is plenty to do onsite, including a kid’s play area and a bar & lounge with entertainment. With fab reviews, don’t think twice about booking Todber Valley for your Blackpool getaway.

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Even More Fantastic Holiday Parks to See

Someone find our sunnies – we’re heading to Blackpool stat! Of course if you haven’t quite found what you’re looking for, why not head to the Breakfree website and check out our full range of camping, touring & caravan holiday parks? With low-price sites across England, Wales, and Scotland, your dream park could be just a few clicks away.