A lodge holiday is the perfect way to enjoy the great outdoors and still have all your creature comforts. No wonder they’re proving so popular this year!
Before you get too worried, there’s still some cracking last minute deals to be had. From lodges with hot tubs, to lodges with stunning sea views, we were really impressed by the great range of offers from some fantastic parks across Scotland, England, and Wales. So you don’t have to sort through all the reviews yourself (and miss out on your ideal booking in the process), we’ve done the hard work and brought together a list of the top 9 last minute lodge getaways to be had:
- Parkdean Resorts Fallbarrow (Lake District)
- Haven Reighton Sands (Yorkshire)
- Parkdean Resorts White Acres (Cornwall)
- Park Holidays UK Riviera Bay (Devon)
- Parkdean Resorts Cherry Tree (Norfolk)
- Parkdean Resorts Camber Sands (Sussex)
- Haven Hafan y Mor (Wales)
- Haven Haggerston Castle (North East)
- Haven Craig Tara (Scotland)
Parkdean Resorts Fallbarrow
Location: Windermere, Cumbria
Good for: Hot tub holiday on the shores of a lake
We love this Lake District park so much, you’ll often see it top our holiday roundups. Don’t just take our word for it though – check out the glowing reviews that guests consistently give!
Set on private woodland, this park slopes gently down to the shores of Lake Windermere, and you’re guaranteed to love sitting with your other half by the jetty and drinking in the beautiful views over the lake.
Why not book one of the fantastic cabin-style lodges with hot tubs? We don’t know if anything sounds more romantic than a hot tub holiday for two in the Lake District National Park, and it will surely earn you some top brownie points…
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Facilities: Whether you’re in the area for a romantic short stay, or a long family break, you’ll have a fab time at this lovely park. With stylish log cabin-style accommodation there are plenty of lodges to choose from, and of course you can book one with a private hot tub (it’s a well known fact that we love a private hot tub on holiday). If you want to bring your pets away with you, there are even dog-friendly lodge options available, making this park ideal for pup owners. Fallbarrow does get very popular, so if you want to secure a property we would recommend snapping up one of the last minute deals quickly – check out our website to find out more about the Breakfree with Confidence guarantee.
Haven Reighton Sands
Location: Near Filey, North Yorkshire
Best for: Clifftop walks and a sandy beach
We all know Yorkshire for its amazing walks and rugged heaths, but did you know it also has some amazing beaches too?
This clifftop site has access down to a lovely golden beach (with a tractor train available if you don’t want to walk down the steep path), and is one of the best last minute holiday parks for children.
It’s not all about the kids though – with a challenging 9-hole golf course set in 140 acres with sea views, you’ll have a whale of a time yourself. After a hole-in-one you can enjoy a well-deserved nap in your fab lodge.
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Facilities: Make your stay in Yorkshire extra special by booking a lodge with sea views. There is a choice between two or three bedrooms and, as Brigg View is a new and exclusive area, you know you’ll be staying in some of the best holiday park accommodation available. During the day you can enjoy the great venues and activities onsite (including a heated indoor pool and lazy river) before relaxing on the decked area of your property. Dog owners will be pleased to hear that pets are welcome too! As it gets close to peak season, this park does get booked out, so don’t wait too long to take advantage of any low price on last minute deals.
Parkdean Resorts White Acres
Location: Newquay, Cornwall
Good for: A peaceful family-friendly country park
If you need to take a break from the hustle and bustle of daily life, this tranquil park is a great last minute choice.
Set over 184 acres or rolling countryside, and with a whopping 13 fishing lakes, you’ll be able to properly relax and unwind amongst beautiful nature. The lodge properties are even built in the style of a log cabin, so you’ll have an authentically rural stay.
To top that off there are fab kids clubs, so you don’t have to worry about being the main source of entertainment, and a swimming pool with spa facilities – no wonder this park is so popular!
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Facilities: Your wonderful lodge will always be within easy reach of a calm lake, and there are top notch venues and activities at White Acres. There are lodge options for pets and their humans, and all properties are fully equipped with self catering appliances. Book a log cabin style lodge to reconnect with your family and with nature this 2021. Go on, you deserve it.
Park Holidays UK Riviera Bay
Location: Brixham, Devon
Good for: Luxury lodges with stunning sea views
This park might not have some of the usual entertainment venues that you’d expect from a caravan holiday, but with beautiful views over St Mary’s Bay and new luxury lodges, we guarantee you won’t miss them.
The entertainment complex has been removed, so that you can have the most peaceful break imaginable, and the properties are spaciously set amongst carefully landscaped grounds.
Whether you’re looking for short breaks, or seven nights away, we think this park is as close to heaven as it gets. Though if you want more options in the region, you can always take a peek at these 9 Smashing Caravan Parks in Devon.
Facilities: Though the site itself is only lodge accommodation, you’ll have access to the entertainment complex at the sister park Landscove, which is within easy reach. Pets are also welcome at this great site, so it’s sure to be popular with dog-owners. After a busy day out at Kents Cavern or Babbacombe Model Village, you can relax in your top notch lodge accommodation. Get in there before we book this up for ourselves!
Parkdean Resorts Cherry Tree
Location: Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
Good for: Traditional seaside delights and the Norfolk Broads National Park
Great Yarmouth has long been a much-loved seaside resort, and you’ll be able to enjoy ice creams on the beach and fish ‘n’ chips to your heart’s content at this friendly Norfolk park.
Not only are there amazing activities and facilities for adults and children alike at Cherry Tree, there’s also a choice of brand new lodges for 2021 – and you could even book one of the lodges with hot tubs too!
You’ll be within four miles from the lovely Gorleston Beach, as well as having the Norfolk Broads close by. After stretching your legs in this National Park, you can luxuriate in your own private hot tub back at your amazing lodge. Now that’s an ideal day!
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Facilities: With self catering facilities in all the properties, you can rustle up something tasty at home in your lodge, or make use of the onsite Coast Bar & Kitchen. With two swimming pools, an adventure playground, and an all-weather sports court, you can really have some quality family time on your last minute break. This holiday site is booking up as we speak, so check out what’s still available asap if you want to secure one of the juicy last minute deals. Hurry, or you might find they’re all gone!
Parkdean Resorts Camber Sands
Location: Camber, Sussex
Good for: Miles of award-winning Blue Flag Beach
If you love the beach, we guarantee you’ll love this amazing holiday park in Sussex. With seven miles of award-winning Blue Flag beach on your doorstep, it’s hard to find a better beach break than this.
If that wasn’t enough, there’s also brand new caravans and lodges to choose from this year, and awesome activities to get stuck into like the Bear Grylls Academy. With a whopping four swimming pools to boot, this is the ideal holiday for active families.
Facilities: Sure, the beach is just a hop, skip and a jump away, but with so much to get stuck into onsite, you could easily spend all day there. How about making the most of the spa facilities, or catching some of the spectacular entertainment in the showbar? With brand-spanking new lodges to choose from, this is one last minute holiday you don’t want to miss out on. There still are some bookings available for breaks of three to seven nights, but as Camber Sands does get extremely popular, you’ll be lucky to snap up a late deal price. Race you!
Haven Hafan y Mor
Location: Gwynedd, Wales
Good for: Thrilling onsite activities and visiting Snowdonia
This is one of Haven’s largest holiday parks and is chockablock full of exciting adventures to be had by all the family.
There are breathtaking views of the Llyn Peninsula from the Aerial Adventure Course, and you’ll love watching your little ones grow in confidence as they explore the Dragon Lakes Adventure Village.
With Snowdonia close to the site, and so much to see & do within the surrounding area, you can retreat to the comfort of your own property after a busy day. Of course there’s always these 5 Fab Caravan Parks in North Wales to consider as well…
Facilities: Breaks at Hafan y Mor are always popular, so we were thrilled to see it still had availability at short notice. Pets are welcome at the site in specific dog-friendly accommodation, and you’ll be in the ideal spot for some epic walkies through Wales. The lodges have a brilliant log cabin look to them, and some even have lake views. Lodges vary from two to three bedrooms, and are particularly popular with guests seeking authentic but luxurious breaks away in Wales.
Haven Haggerston Castle
Location: Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland
Good for: A royal good time
Fancy living like kings and queens on holiday? How about a short break at Haggerston Castle for three knights? Or three nights, rather!
There really is a castle at Haggerston, and now there’s even a lovely new rooftop bar up there to sit out on and enjoy a cocktail as you survey your kingdom.
With lots of fab facilities and activities to make the most of, you’ll definitely have earned a snooze back in your cushy holiday home – the only question now is whether you’ll go for a luxury lodge or an exclusive Lake View Lodge….
Facilities: Choose a lodge property at Haggerston Castle and you’ll have a holiday to remember. You could even go for one of the pet-friendly bookings – every doggo needs a holiday now and then. With plenty of caravan and lodge options available at this site, you’re bound to find the perfect accomodation for you and your family.
Haven Craig Tara
Location: Ayrshire, Scotland
Good for: Swimming pool fun in Scotland
Another of Haven’s larger parks, Craig Tara is the place to be if your family is swimming pool mad. With flumes, slides, water jets and a lazy river, you’ll have a truly awesome session in the water. Of course there are special toddler zones too!
Youngsters are bound to like the Harbour Lighthouse Adventure Village, and the site is only a 10 minute drive away from Ayr, which is a lovely area to explore.
Facilities: As well as the Harbour Lighthouse Adventure Village and swimming pool, there’s also a fab golf course and spectacular family entertainment. Though this popular site mainly has caravan accommodation, there are two new exclusive areas with lodge style homes, and pets are welcome – just make sure to make a booking for one of the dog-friendly models. Whether you’re looking for short family breaks or a relaxing seven nights away, you’ll have a blast at Craig Tara.
Plenty More Lodge Escapes to Choose From
Phew! That’s a lot of fantastic lodge retreats to choose from! Luckily there’s a hot tub out there calling our name.
Though if you haven’t yet found what you’re looking for, why not check out our full range of getaways on the Breakfree website? With fantastic parks across Scotland, England, and Wales, you’re sure to find the perfect fit this 2021. Whether you’re on the hunt for thrills, long walks, or simply some relaxation away from it all, you’ll find it at one of our parks. Just don’t forget your cozzie if you book a hot tub too!