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Top sites for an Easter getaway


With the Easter holidays just around the corner you might be in need of some inspiration for time away over the two-week break. There are a host of campsites and touring parks available, whether you’re looking for a full-facility park with plenty to entertain the children, or a rural retreat where you can head off and explore the great outdoors. Be it splashing about in the pool, or cycling through the countryside, we’ve got it covered with our hand-picked selection of sites below …

5 award-winning holiday parks are situated in some of the best seaside and countryside locations from Cornwall to Scotland. Whether you’re looking for a fun-filled family holiday with swimming pools, sports and water activities and entertainment or just a relaxing getaway, these sites are the perfect place for you. Set within picturesque surroundings, there’s a great choice of touring and camping pitches, a glamping range or you can enjoy a stay in self-catering accommodation. Book before 29th February 2020 and you’ll SAVE up to 20% on your 2020 holiday. Easter breaks from just £18 per pitch, per night.

This picturesque park is situated in the grounds of Blair Castle, seven miles from the town of Pitlochry, boasting excellent shops, cafés, restaurants, distilleries, and a theatre. Set within the historic landscape of Blair Castle in Scotland and surrounded by the breathtaking scenery of Highland Perthshire, Blair Castle Caravan Park is one of the best-equipped sites in Scotland. Located only two miles off the main A9 trunk road to Inverness, in the picturesque village of Blair Atholl, there are excellent transport links to the nearby historic towns of Pitlochry, Aberfeldy and Dunkeld and plenty to see and do in the area.

It’s time to get outdoors! Billing Aquadrome is a great place for families and couples alike looking to enjoy a pleasant break within 235 acres of family fun. Being one of the largest holiday parks in the UK, Billing Aquadrome features so much to do from the indoor swimming pool to a fun fair and on site escape rooms, as well as plenty of open countryside and waterside walks. With Easter entertainment on site you can rest assured the kids will be entertained. There’s also accommodation to suit everyone from camping and touring pitches, to glamping pods and holiday home hire.

An ideal site for both families and couples, Ulwell Cottage Caravan Park is surrounded by outstandingly beautiful countryside and a breathtaking coastline of dramatic cliffs and clean, safe beaches. Ulwell Holiday Park is situated in a beautiful location in the Isle of Purbeck. The dog-friendly park has all the peace and quiet of a rural site but with plenty of amenities, including an indoor pool and Village Inn with cosy log fire, activities and events of a bustling seaside town within easy reach. The sandy beach at Swanage is less than a mile away and there are excellent facilities on site.

The perfect, family friendly base to explore the best of Cornwall! In an ideal location for you and your family to discover the best of Cornwall, Meadow Lakes is an award winning, family run holiday park, set within the picturesque Cornish countryside, with beautiful woodlands and lakes waiting to be explored. Close to some of Cornwall’s 'must see' attractions such as the Eden Project, The Lost Gardens of Heligan and of course Cornwall’s’ stunning coastline, Meadow Lakes is just a stone’s throw away from some brilliant things to do together, whilst being nestled in peaceful surroundings.

With its beautiful beachside location and views across to the Isle of Skye and Outer Hebrides, this spacious family friendly site has something for everyone. Situated on the beautiful west coast of the Highlands of Scotland with unsurpassed views of the Isle of Skye and Outer Hebrides. The ideal location for the holiday of your choice. Bring your own caravan, motor-caravan or tent and set up where ever you wish in the designated areas, whether you choose a sheltered spot amongst the sand dunes or a raised pitch with unrivalled views, this large spacious site has something for everyone.

Named one of the top holiday parks in the South West, Pentewan Sands is a multi award-winning, five-star park located directly on its own privately owned sandy beach. Family owned and run since 1945, Pentewan Sands has two indoor swimming pools, an amusement arcade, three eateries, soft play area and a RYA certified watersports centre on the beach. It is also home to a range of holiday accommodation - from grass touring and camping pitches, to modern holiday homes

On the south coast of Cornwall, perched above the picturesque Mevagissey Bay, lies the five-star, dog-friendly Heligan Caravan and Camping Park. Nestled, within the original Heligan Estate and surrounded by natural beauty, Heligan Caravan and Camping Park is a magical destination that can be enjoyed by everyone; with seasonal colours and charming wonders to inspire and excite visitors of all ages.

Close to the North Norfolk coastline at Weybourne and set amongst 300 acres of woodland and rare open heathland in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Kelling Heath is a wonderful environment in which you can relax and enjoy activities together with children, family and friends. Explore miles of woodland and heathland trails for walking and cycling, or simply enjoying the diverse range of wildlife and the many species of birds. Join members of the experienced countryside team in exploring the Park and finding out more about its wealth of wildlife. Kelling Heath also offers a range of recreational and leisure facilities including indoor and outdoor pools and tennis courts.

The Hollies Kessingland is the perfect place for camping, touring and glamping. Whether you are a couple seeking a romantic getaway, or a family looking to spend quality time together, Kessingland is a fabulous location for your holidays. This seaside resort area is a short drive from Great Yarmouth and has many other local attractions, including the Africa Alive wildlife park, and Pleasurewood Hills Theme Park.

Set in 9 acres of beautifully landscaped Oxfordshire countryside in the village of Standlake, a short drive from Oxford and the Cotswolds, this award-winning park offers supremely clean washing facilities which includes a family bathroom, private washing and shaving cubicles and separate facilities for the disabled. In addition to 5-star facilities they offer a range of leisure activity options such as two on-site indoor swimming pools, jacuzzi, steam room and sauna. There is also a well-equipped gym, a games room and large children’s play area.

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