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Holgates Ribble Valley Holiday Home Sale Show

Are you dreaming of owning your very own countryside holiday home in the picturesque Ribble Valley? Look no further than Holgates Holiday Parks!

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Holgates at Great Yorkshire Show

Find the Holgates team at the Great Yorkshire Showground in Harrogate from Tuesday 9th to Friday 12th July 2024, this iconic event celebrates the very best of farming, food, and the countryside. Come say hello and find out more about our coastal and countryside holiday parks.

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Holgates at Royal Lancashire Show

Holgates at Royal Lancashire Show

Join Holgates at the Royal Lancashire Agricultural Show, Lancashire’s premier summer family event held annually at Salesbury Hall in Ribchester. We’ll be showcasing our stunning range of holiday homes from 19th-21st July 2024. Come say hello and find out more about our holiday parks in Lancashire, Cumbria and The Ribble Valley.

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Plan a UK Summer Break with Holgates

Plan your UK Summer Break with Holgates and stay at one of our holiday parks in a stunning coastal or countryside location. Discover our holiday offers and book your summer holiday today.

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Holgates 1-day Lake District itinerary.

1-Day Lake District Itinerary: How to Spend the Perfect Day Near Kendal

Staying at one of Holgates’ holiday parks near Kendal and only have one day to explore the Lake District? We’ve got you covered with this perfect 1-day Lake District itinerary.

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Family Holidays UK: Discover the Perfect Getaway at Holgates

With stunning coastal and countryside locations, luxurious accommodation options, and a wealth of family-friendly activities and attractions nearby, Holgates offers the perfect setting for a great family getaway.

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Unsung heroes help make Holgates New Holiday Park an Award Winner!

A team of unsung heroes has helped our Ribble Valley Holiday Park scoop the Transformational Tourism Award in the annual Stars In Tourism Awards.

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Events at Holgates Silverdale

Holgates Beer Festival and Ceilidh Weekend: Summer Events for the Whole Family

As the summer sun warms the Lancashire countryside, Holgates invites you to join us for two unforgettable events at our flagship park, Silverdale. 

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Father’s Day Ideas: Unique Experiences to Share with Your Dad in Cumbria

Need some Father’s Day Ideas? Take a look at these unique experiences to share with your Dad in Cumbria and book a stay at Holgates this Father’s Day.

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Beetham and Silver Ridge Open Weekend

Holgates Beetham & Silver Ridge Holiday Home Sale Show

Are you dreaming of owning your very own holiday home in a picturesque location? Look no further than Holgates Beetham & Silver Ridge Open Weekend.  

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Hear from our Holiday Home Owners at Silverdale Park

Discover what Holiday Home Owners had to share on their experience of owning a holiday home at Holgates Silverdale Park

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May Bank Holiday Breaks UK

Make the most of the May Bank Holiday with a stay at one of our Holgates Holiday Parks in Lancashire, Cumbria & The Ribble Valley.

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Holiday Home Owners Share Their Holgates Parks Experience

Discover what Holiday Home Owners had to share on their experience of owning a holiday home at Holgates.

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Lodge Life: Why Own a Luxury Lodge at Holgates Holiday Parks?

Lodge Life: Discover more about the benefits of owning a Luxury Lodge at a Holgates Holiday Parks. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to own luxury lodge at Holgates.

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Silverdale and Far Arnside Holiday Home Sale Show

Holgates Silverdale & Far Arnside Holiday Home Sale Show

Join us for our Silverdale and Far Arnside Holiday Home Sale Show open weekend on Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th April and take the first step towards making your holiday home dreams a reality.

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Kids Easter Activities at Bay View Holiday Park

Easter Break Getaways & Easter Activities for Kids at Bay View

Take a look at some of our Easter Activities for Kids at Bay View Holiday Park and book a fun-filled Easter break getaway.

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Easter Weekend 2024 & Easter Activities for Kids at Ribble Valley

Take a look at some of our Easter Activities for Kids at our Holgates Ribble Valley Holiday Park and enjoy a fun-filled Easter weekend 2024.

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Easter Activities for Kids at Silverdale

Easter Family Breaks & Easter Activities for Kids at Silverdale

Take a look at some of our Easter Activities for Kids at Silverdale and book a fun-filled Easter family break at Holgates Silverdale Holiday Park.

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Pet Friendly Holidays at Holgates

Pet-Friendly Holidays at Holgates

Looking for a pet-friendly holiday? Discover our Dog-Friendly UK Holiday Parks & Accommodation at Holgates. Plan your next tail wagging adventure with us!

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Easter breaks UK residents will love!

If you want to spend your Easter enjoying the fresh air on a new adventure, why not book one of our Easter holiday breaks? At Holgates, we have a wide range of accommodation and parks available.

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February Half Term Holidays

What to do at Holgates this February Half Term Holiday

It’s the first school holiday of the year and the perfect opportunity to spend quality time with your family. Book a family break and discover what to do at Holgates this February Half Term Holiday!

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Discover Our North West Caravan Parks

Discover our collection of North West Caravan Parks and book a Holgates holiday in Lancashire, Cumbria or The Ribble Valley!

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Winter Lodges Lancashire – The Best Time for a UK Getaway

Discover lodge ownership at Holgates Ribble Valley and enjoy a UK winter lodge break in Lancashire.

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Open Christmas & New Year

Holgates Holiday Parks Open at Christmas & New Year

Enjoy the most wonderful time of the year – Holgates Holiday Parks Open at Christmas & New Year’s Eve.

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Your Winter Guide to the Ribble Valley

Take a look at our Holgates winter events guide for The Ribble Valley and enjoy a cosy, winter holiday with plenty to see and do!

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Holgates New Years Eve Holidays 2023

Welcome the new year in style at Holgates Holiday Parks & Self-Catering Cottages. Discover our range of accommodation for you and your loved ones and book a New Year’s Eve break today.

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Book a Festive Glamping Getaway at Holgates

Discover our Christmas and Festive Glamping Deals Today! Our glamping pods offer a special winter experience at our award-winning holiday parks.

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The Magic of Christmas Caravan Holidays at Holgates

Discover the magic of Christmas Caravan Holidays at Holgates Holiday Parks and Book your Festive Getaway today!

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How to Get Your Caravan Winter Ready

Protect your holiday home from the harsh effects of cold weather with a drain down and prevent pipes, fixtures, and appliances from freezing and potentially bursting.

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UK Wildlife: Explore the Natural Beauty of Lancashire & Cumbria

Experience UK wildlife and explore the natural beauty of Lancashire and Cumbria when you book a Holgates holiday.

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Autumn Breaks: Discover Lancashire and Cumbria’s Stunning Beaches

Enjoy an autumn break with Holgates and discover the best beaches in Lancashire and Cumbria.

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Winter Events Guide – Lancashire and Cumbria

Take a look at our winter events guide for Holgates Hollins Farm and enjoy a cosy, winter holiday with plenty to see and do!

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Halloween & Bonfire events

Halloween and Bonfire Breaks

Discover our unforgettable Halloween and Bonfire breaks at Holgates Holiday Parks this Autumn.

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Stay & Store Offer at Holgates

Enjoy a Holgate’s getaway this Autumn – Stay in your tourer and store it mid-week, for free!

Enjoy an Autumn Getaway at Holgates with our special holiday offer for tourers. Stay 2 consecutive weekends and receive FREE mid-week storage.

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Last Minute Caravan Holidays at Holgates

Discover Last-Minute Caravan Holidays at Holgates

Discover fantastic deals on last-minute caravan holidays with Holgates. Our flexible getaways range from three nights up to two weeks, with a variety of accommodation to suit your budget.

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Upcoming Ownership Events: Find Your Dream Holiday Home with Holgates

Join us at one of our Holgates static caravan ownership events to view our caravans for sale in Lancashire, Cumbria and the Ribble Valley!

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Can I live in a holiday home permanently?

Can you Live in a Holiday Home Permanently?

Discover everything you need to know about holiday home ownership and how long you can stay in your Holgates holiday home.

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Summer Activities in Lancashire for Kids

What’s on for Kids this Summer Holiday in Lancashire?

Looking for a fun, kids day out in Lancashire? Discover local attractions and activities this summer, from Blackpool Tower to Lancaster Castle.

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Things for kids to do in Summer Holidays Lake District

What’s on for Kids this Summer Holiday in the Lake District?

Looking for a fun, kids days out in the Lakes? Discover the best attractions, activities and places to visit in the Lake District this summer.

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HOLGATES HOLIDAY PARKS DONATES £10,000 TO PANCREATIC CANCER UK AND ST JOHN’S HOSPICE FOLLOWING CHARITY CEILIDH WEEKEND

We’re delighted to announce a record-breaking donation of £10,000 will be evenly split between Pancreatic Cancer UK and St John’s Hospice.

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What Makes The Perfect UK Holiday Cottage?

Are you looking for the perfect holiday cottage in the …

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Coronation Weekend – What’s on at our parks?

Find out what’s on at our Holgates parks on Coronation Weekend!

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The Best Beaches in Morecambe Bay

Morecambe Bay is a breathtakingly beautiful part of the North …

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Join us for our 2023 Charity Ceilidh at Silverdale!

Grab those cowboy boots, dig out your checked shirt our Charity Ceilidh Weekend is back… taking place on the 23rd, 24th, and 25th of June! This exciting weekend event is set to be an incredible time for all, with a variety of fun-filled activities and events on offer. We’re thrilled to be hosting this event in support of two incredibly important causes: raising funds for Pancreatic Cancer research and supporting St John’s Hospice.

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Eco Home Willerby Brookwood Spotlight

Here in the UK, Willerby is one of the biggest names in luxury static caravan design. With more than 75 years’ experience, Willerby has created some of the most luxurious designs of the last few decades. With their Brookwood Eco Home, Willerby has pushed the boundaries of luxury caravan design in the Lake District, Cumbria and Lancashire.

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What should I look for when buying a holiday home?

Are you considering buying a holiday home? If so, Holgates’ beautiful holiday parks in South Cumbria, Ribble Valley and North Lancashire could be the perfect place for you. With nearby access to the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Parks, Holgates range of park  locations are ideal for those looking to get away from it all.

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Are Caravan Parks Fun For Kids?

If you are looking for a family holiday that is both fun and affordable, then a holiday on a caravan park near the Lake District could be just what you need. Nestled among some of the most beautiful scenery in England, caravan parks offer an ideal solution for families who want to explore this stunning region without breaking the bank.

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Fun, family-friendly games to play on your family cottage holiday

Family cottage holidays are a great way to reconnect without modern-day distractions like social media, work and Netflix! If you’re rained in, or you just want to spend some quality downtime in your cottage with your family, there are plenty of fun games and activities to keep you all entertained. 

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Meet one of our happy owners at The Cove!

Why have only one or two holidays a year when you can have one or two a month? Read why our owner Nigel and his family love using their lodge at The Cove.

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AA Campsite of the Year England & Overall Award Winners

We’re absolutely delighted and honoured to be celebrating continued success with another award, as our flagship Silverdale park wins ‘AA Campsite of the Year England & Overall’ for 2022.

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Family Christmas events you don’t want to miss!

If you’re thinking about what events you and the family can get involved with this winter season, we’ve put together a list of exciting family Christmas events taking place close to our holiday parks and cottages in the North West.

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Things to do in Lancashire or Cumbria on a rainy autumn day

If there’s one thing the autumnal season can guarantee you, it’s unpredictable weather! You never know when the sun is going to be beating down or if it’s going to be a rainy autumn day. We want you to enjoy your stay at Holgates Cottages to its fullest, so we’ve created this guide of things you can do in Lancashire and Cumbria when it’s raining.

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Why you should own a Ribble Valley holiday home

Here at Holgates Ribble Valley, we’ve got a range of holiday homes for sale in this incredible county – and here are our reasons why we think you should join us here!

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4 Reasons to Buy a Static Caravan Near the Lake District

There are plenty of fantastic reasons why owning a static caravan at one of our parks near the Lake District is a great choice – here are just a few of the best ones!

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7 Reasons To Buy a Holiday Home in Morecambe Bay Now!

With fresh investments and attractions to the Morecambe Bay area, there has never been a more prudent time to invest in a holiday home here at Holgates.

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Ribble Valley Summer Holiday

Take a look at our Favourite Holiday Homes for Sale

Discover ownership at Holgates Ribble Valley with the Willerby New Hampshire Lodge, located on a lovely plot you can enjoy countless breaks away from home all throughout the year. Located between Skipton and Clitheroe you have easy access to the Yorkshire dales, Kirkby Lonsdale and Harrogate, perfect for lovely days out.

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UK Holidays for Retired Couples

We’ve put together some ideas for UK holidays for retired couples to consider for their next break. There are so many beautiful places to visit right here at home, so why not opt for a staycation and get to know the Great British countryside a little better.

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Holgates Expansion News & AA Five Star Award Win

With two new park acquisitions, Holgates are proud and honoured to be celebrating continued success with another 5 star assessment win at its latest holiday park in Carnforth, North Lancashire.

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Have Some Fun in the Sun this Summer with Holgates Cottage Collection

Summer holidays are a great time of year to go on adventures and spend quality time with the family. But where can you go when the sun is shining and travelling abroad seems to cause more stress than it alleviates! Well, look no further than a stay with Holgates Cottage Collection.

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Ribble Valley Summer Holiday

Discover your dream Holiday Home this Summer at Ribble Valley.

We have selected 2 of our holiday homes at our Ribble Valley Park as our Summer spotlight Manager’s Specials. Discover how you can enjoy the benefits of owning your own holiday home.

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Holgates handpicked local events around Morecambe Bay and the South Lakes not to be missed!

We’ve handpicked a selection of wonderful events for you to enjoy over the coming months around Morcambe Bay and the South Lakes. There’s something for everyone, take a look for yourself.

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Events near Ribble Valley Park

After the lockdown last year, traditional events are now in full swing in Lancashire! We’ve put together a list of all the exciting events taking place in the upcoming months.

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Holgates Silverdale wins VisitEngland ROSE Award

Holgates Silverdale has won VisitEngland’s 2022 ROSE Award! Read on to find out just how they won this highly sought after and prestigious award.

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Life at Holgates – Katie’s Journey

Read Katie’s journey from joining our Food & Beverage team at the age of 16 to enrolling in a Business Administration Apprenticeship and joining us full time.

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Netherbeck holiday homes for sale

Now is your chance to be a holiday homeowner at Holgates Family Group’s Netherbeck park. Netherbeck boasts a fantastic location just on the outskirts of Carnforth near Morecambe Bay, and is surrounded by blissful countryside.

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Reasons to discover a seasonal touring pitch

If you’re a touring caravan or motorhome owner, one of the things you’ve probably heard of in passing is the concept of having a seasonal touring pitch.

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Discover Warton Crag and Saltmarsh Slag Heaps

If you’re visiting the picturesque coastline of Morecambe Bay, you’ll discover the popular Warton Crag and Saltmarch Slag Heaps. Read on to find out what you can expect from these famous natural beauty spots.

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Our family weekend Glamping escape to Morecambe Bay

Read our guest blog about our family weekend Glamping escape to Bay View Holiday Park where we discover all the things to do with kids and dogs around Morecambe Bay.

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Countryside holiday cottages: Discover Holgates Newest Hillberry Cottage

Hillberry Cottage has got it all – the location, stunning scenery on tap, excellent facilities and everything you could wish for from a countryside holiday cottage.

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Static caravans for sale in Cumbria

There’s no doubt Cumbria is one of the UK’s favourite holiday destinations, and it’s not hard to understand why. Here at Holgates Holiday Parks, we have a range of high-quality holiday homes and static caravans for sale with something for everyone.

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Treat yourself to one of our romantic getaways this Valentines Day

This Valentines Day, why not enjoy a romantic getaway in one of our cottages, glamping pods or lodges in some of the UK’s most breathtaking natural surroundings and leave with memories that will last a lifetime.

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Glamping trips to the Lake District: Discover our range of Pods

For those looking for extra comfort whilst remaining in touch with nature, our glamping pods are an excellent way to experience some of the most stunning and picturesque areas of the Lake District.

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Winter at Holgates

Everything you need to know about winter touring

Preparation is everything for winter touring trips, but the rewards make every step worthwhile. We’ve put together a guide on how prepare for winter holidays and Christmas touring.

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All things Christmas at Holgates & The Royal Silverdale

Christmas is fast approaching, so we’ve put everything you need to know for our Christmas and New Year opening times at our parks, including The Royal Silverdale, all in one place.

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The Hidden Secrets of Winter Holidays UK

UK holidays are not just for the warmer months. You can still enjoy a peaceful and quiet getaway in the Winter, particularly if you find a great luxury glamping site or cosy caravan park. Find out the hidden secrets to a Winter holiday in the UK!

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December UK Breaks

The top 10 winter walks in Lancashire

You might need your wellies, but Lancashire is a truly beautiful county in the winter. Read on to find out our top 10 favourite winter walking trails in Lancashire.

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10 unforgettable walks in the Ribble Valley

To experience the valley’s wonders, you can take on countless Ribble Valley walks and trails that will ignite the adventurer in you.

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Silverdale Cottages you are sure to LOVE

Silverdale Cottages you are sure to LOVE

Following on from our list of amazing Holgates Cottages that are on offer, we have a selection of beautiful Silverdale cottages that you will not want to miss!

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Autumn Activities from the Ribble Valley

If you’ve been thinking about visiting the Ribble Valley this year, autumn is one of the best times to discover this stunning location in Lancashire.

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What makes a caravan holiday in cumbria SO special?

Most of us love a caravan holiday. Not only do we get to experience a gorgeous new change of scenery, but we get to experience it in comfort. However, there’s something about a caravan holiday in Cumbria that’s extra special.

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Sustainable tourism in the Ribble Valley

As more and more of us choose to stay closer to home and enjoy the stunning holiday destinations here in Britain, the negative environmental impact of travelling abroad doesn’t seem quite as worth it.

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Ribble Valley – The Food Capital of Lancashire

Ribble Valley is renowned as a foodie destination. Offering an eclectic mix of traditional dining, locally sourced farm food, and contemporary dishes.

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Must-see festivals and events in the Ribble Valley

If you are planning a trip to this corner of England, this article will guide you through the must-see festivals and events in the Ribble Valley to help you plan your visit.

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Walks With Taste: Ribble Valley’s guide to enjoying everything the valley has to offer

Walks with Taste is a guide to England’s tastiest walking destinations created by Ribble Valley Borough Council. This guide expertly promotes the Lancastrian countryside and it’s rich history that makes for a magnificent place to explore.

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5 Reasons why Caravan Holidays are the Perfect Escape

Caravan holidays at Holgates Holiday Parks in the North West are the perfect getaway. Families, couples, and large group holidays can all have an amazing experience!

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Clitheroe: A Picture Book Town in the Ribble Valley

Clitheroe is a market town popular with holidaymakers. From the stunning landscape to the wonderful shops ther is something for everyone.

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Get in Touch with Nature at Holgates Holiday Parks

Holgates Holiday Parks provide you with the perfect place from which to explore and get in touch with nature. Here are some highlights to get your holiday planning going.

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Your countryside retreat awaits – Holiday home development launches at Holgates Ribble Valley

Dreaming of being able to escape and get away from home throughout the year? Discover ownership at Holgates Ribble Valley and enjoy your very own holiday retreat surrounded by Lancashire countryside, charming market towns and countless walking routes.

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Pet-friendly Holiday Homes for the Whole Family

Our pet-friendly holiday accommodation allows you to take in some of the UK’s most beautiful scenery with untouched natural vistas and sandy beaches as far as the eye can see, all with your dog by your side.

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Reasons to discover Glamping at Hollins Farm

We’re all looking for the ideal UK holiday where we can pack, jump on the motorway and enjoy some time away from home! Read our top 5 reasons to discover glamping at Hollins Farm!

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Own a Countryside Holiday Paradise in the Ribble Valley

Find out why the Ribble Valley is a fantastic place to holiday with our insider’s guide to this stunning destination.

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North West Regional Winner & Best for Families – Holgates featured in the Top 100 Sites 2021

Over decades of changes guided by the Holgate family, we are thrilled to announce we have been awarded ‘Regional Winner in the North West’ by Top 100 Sites 2020.

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Fantastic Reasons to Buy a Holiday Lodge Near the Lake District

Discover just a few of the best reasons to buy a holiday lodge near the Lake District on our newest park The Cove.

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4 Reasons Why Ribble Valley is the Happiest Place in the UK

So what exactly is it that makes the people of Ribble Valley so happy?

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Pendle Hill Walk

Pendle Hill is famous for a number of reasons, discover our recommended walks from our Ribble Valley park.

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4 Great Reasons to Buy a Holiday Lodge in the Ribble Valley

At Holgates Ribble Valley, you can become the proud owner of your own holiday lodge in this beautiful area of the UK.

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3 Family-Friendly Walks in the Ribble Valley

The Ribble Valley is a wonderful part of the country to visit, with some fantastic scenery and enjoy some walks for the whole family.

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Family Days Out Near Silverdale

If you’re looking for something to do with the whole family in the local area, take a look at our selection of some of the best things to do near Silverdale.

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3 of the Best Walks in Ribble Valley

With its rolling hills and stunning landscapes, this Area of Outstanding Beauty is a walker’s paradise. Here are just a few of our favourite walks in the Ribble Valley.

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A weekend with the dog in the heart of the Ribble Valley

Read all about Alfie The Border terriers stay for a weekend break at Holgates Ribble Valley went in our pet friendly holiday caravan.

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Holgates Ribble Valley Wins 3 New Conservation Awards

Our hard work is paying off, and we’ve been awarded not one but three new conservation badges, courtesy of the David Bellamy Conservation Awards!

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6 Great Walks in the Forest of Bowland

These are just six of our many favourite walks in the Forest of Bowland, we couldn’t list them all – there are so many!

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5 Of The Best Places To Eat & Drink In Clitheroe

If you visit Holgates Ribble Valley Holiday Park, make sure to visit one of our five top five foodie picks in Clitheroe.

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Best Dog-Friendly Pubs in Lancashire

There are plenty of great local pubs that are welcoming to dogs, why not check out our favourites in Lancashire.

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5 Of The Best Places To Eat & Drink Near Rimington

Take a break from cooking in your holiday home to go out and sample the local food and drink that’s on offer.

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The Best Walks around Arnside & Silverdale

The Arnside and Silverdale area is the perfect place for a walk, with stunning scenery and incredible wildlife. Here are some of our favourite routes.

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The Best Days Out by the Coast in Lancashire and Cumbria

There’s no place in the UK we’d rather be. The Lancashire and Cumbria beautiful coastline makes the area perfect for a day out beside the sea.

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Family Days Out Around the Forest of Bowland

If you’re planning a visit to the Forest of Bowland soon, we thought we’d let you know about some of the best family days out in the area.

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5 Things to See & Do on a Day Trip to Ambleside

Here are five things to try on your next visit to the Lake District.

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Ten Ways to Occupy the Kids on a Rainy Summer Day in the Lake District

As much as the Lake District is known for its …

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5 Things to See and Do On a Day Trip to Windermere

Our beautiful holiday parks here at Holgates are only a short drive away from the scenic town of Windermere, which makes for a perfect day out with the family.

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A Guide To Market Days In The Ribble Valley

In the Ribble Valley there is a wide variety of markets in the towns so be sure to visit a local market on market days, see our guide here.

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Guide: Things To Do In Skipton

Skipton is a place with a whole lot to offer with many things to do and to pay a visit to whilst staying at our Ribble Valley park.

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Celebrating 5-star success across our holiday parks

We are proud and honoured to be celebrating a clean sweep of 5-star AA assessments across all of our holiday parks in North Lancashire and Cumbria.

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Holgates expands into the Ribble Valley

Holgates has expanded into the Ribble Valley with the purchase of our 8th park Rimington Leisure Park near Gisburn.

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BBC Countryfile's Spring Special

Michael Holgate celebrates 100 Years of Caravans with BBC Countryfile

Michael Holgate sits down with BBC’s Matt Baker to discuss the 100th anniversary of the caravan; and how Holgates has played a role in shaping the industry.

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Why Glamping is Better than Camping (Especially in Winter!)

If you like your home comforts, you may feel glamping …

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6 of the Best Views in the Trough of Bowland

Located just a short drive away from our park here at Holgates Ribble Valley discover some of the best vantage points from which to take in the amazing local scenery.

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Holgates Family Group: More Than Just Holiday Parks

Whether you buy, hire, tour, glamp or camp with Holgates, you are guaranteed to be enchanted by everything we have to offer.

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Why Holgates Silverdale is the Ideal Gateway to the Lake District

If you’re looking for a getaway to The Lake District without the hordes of tourists, then come to our Holiday Park in Silverdale.

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Introducing Cove Lodge Holiday Cottage

Our latest luxury cottage is located on the outskirts of Silverdale village, just a short walk away from all the facilties at Holgates Silverdale.

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Mawson The Giant Red Squirrel Finds a New Home at Holgates

Charity cheer as iconic Mawson finds a new home at Holgates. Look out for our new giant red squirrel at our entrance!

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“You’re blooming marvellous!” judges tell parks group

We have returned from the North West in Bloom awards with a whole bunch of floral and conservation accolades.

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Tree Triumph for Cumbria Park

Hundreds of native species have been planted this spring in our grounds, thanks to a massive conservation project aided by staff.

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Why Are Holiday Homes in Lancashire Great for the Summer?

Looking to explore and venture off this summer, owning a holiday home can be your ticket to an adventure-packed summer holiday.

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The Rise of The Staycation Nation: Home Vs Away

Why spend time and money travelling abroad when you can enjoy all the same things and more with a UK staycation?

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Can You Spot These Animals at Holgates?

The area surrounding Holgates is full of wild surprises! We mean animals of course! See how many you can spot on our parks.

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Spring at Holgates: The Perfect Time To Purchase Your Dream Holiday Home

Put an additional spring in your step and purchase your dream holiday home for all the family to enjoy!

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One-Week Ultimate Holgates Silverdale Itinerary

We know it can be challenging to get most out of your visit so we have put together a one-week ultimate itinerary of the must-see places to visit.

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Cumbria Park Joins Small Elite of Rural Heroes

We’re proud to announce that Holgates Silverdale is one of just 15 holiday parks to have gained a Special Distinction from Professor Bellamy in his annual conservation awards.

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Which Holgates Park Suits Your Needs the Best?

Read our handy guide on each of our parks so that you can make an informed decision to make sure your break with Holgates is as perfect for you as you deserve.

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Holgates Charity Work

Cumbria Park’s Bright Ideas Bring Charity Cash

Holgates staff raise over £2,000 in support of Breast Cancer Awareness and Pancreatic Cancer UK

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One Show rides past Holgates Silverdale

Our welcoming party at Silverdale holiday park met Matt Baker with a £500 cheque to support the TV fundraising epic.

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Why a Holiday Home is Great for Autumn Too!

Although summer is a fantastic season to enjoy a holiday homes, there are many reasons why a holiday home is great for autumn season too!

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Holiday Parks: Whatever the Weather

Holidaying in the UK brings the unpredictability of the weather, whether the sun has got his hat on or the raindrops keep falling, there is always fun to be had!

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Benefits of Owning a Holiday Home in the Summer

Read about the attraction of having a home away from home to relax and get away from the everyday grind at Holgates.

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Lake District Recognised by UNESCO for the First Time

The Lake District has now been officially named as a World Heritage Site gaining its title as a world class site at last.

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Watersports Near Holgates

From canoeing to sailing and flyboarding you can take part in a wide variety of watersports near or Holgates sites.

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Cycling Trails and Tips for the Beginner

Cycling is a fantastic way to experience all the wonderful surroundings in the area around our Holgates parks so get out feel the wind through your hair!

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Springwatch at Leighton Moss

To the delight of all of at Holgates, Spring is well and truly underway. Discover your adventure and visit nearby Leighton Moss Nature Reserve.

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Holgates Guide to Petiquette

Bring your dog with you when you stay at Holgates and enjoy quality with your family and your faithful, four-legged companion.

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Lancashire Park’s Ambitious Tree Plan Takes Root

Holgates ambitious scheme to plant 10,000 native trees at Bay View holiday park has now been completed.

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Silverdale Beach Cleaners

The Beach Boys (and Girls) Of Silverdale

The Silverdale beach cleaners have been working hard to help make our beautiful beaches cleaner.

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Within Walking Distance: Bay View

If you’re planning on staying at our Bay View holiday park , take a look at some of the places that are right on our doorstep.

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Spring has Sprung: Wildlife at Holgates

Holgates could be the perfect place for you to stay as you explore the wildlife, and go spotting some creatures in their natural habitat.

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Nature Walks: A Child-Friendly Guide

Nurture your children’s curiosity about the natural world with these tips! Take them out on a nature walk and spend amazing quality time together.

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The Wonder of Winter Birds

Here at Holgates we can’t wait for the amazing sights …

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Netherbeck Holiday Park

Interview with an Owner: Netherbeck

Here at Holgates we love making your getaways as special as possible – just see what one of our owners at Netherbeck has to say about it!

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Beginners Guide to Camping

Camping Essentials You Didn’t Think Of

Going camping is always exciting! Camping can be one of the most exciting experiences – but not if you forget something vital! Read our quick guide.

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Holiday Accommodation

Holiday Park or Hotel?

When it comes to booking a holiday, there’s a lot more to it than choosing a destination. Read our guide to help you decide on 3 things; Location, Budget, Experience.

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Local Lancashire Heritage Sites

The Lancahsire area is full of history and culture you can explore, to help you uncover all of Lancashire’s secrets.

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Spend the Day in Kendal

Read about some of our favourite things to do in Kendal including the Brewery Arts Centre and Kendal Castle.

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Our Royal Cottages

Our Royal Cottages

Our Holgates cottages are available to hire for a short break or a weeklong stay and include use of the leisure facilities at Holgates Silverdale.

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Travel editor visits Silverdale Holiday Park

David Lewis writes a review on our stunning Silverdale Park for Edinburgh Evening News after his four day escape.

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The History of Bolton-le-Sands

The History of Bolton-le-Sands

Read all about the history of this picturesque village with a history stretching back at least as far as the Domesday Book.

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Reasons to come Camping in Summer at Holgates

Looking for a base for your adventures around the Lake District? Here are three reasons to choose Holgates in the summer!

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Lancashire Halloween

Lancashire’s Most Haunted

If you’re looking for something a little spooky on your holiday, there are plenty of places in Lancashire for the ghost hunter to explore.

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Silverdale: A History

This small village is a site of many interesting things to read about its history including footpaths along the Lancashire and Cumbrian Coastal Way.

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MP Has a Ball at Arnside Park’s Diamond Celebrations

South Lakes MP Tim Farron got the ball rolling on two days of anniversary celebrations at Silverdale Holiday Park.

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Holgates Family Set to Open New Pub in Silverdale

Holgates Family Set to Open New Pub in Silverdale

Holgates invest £300,000 in bringing back to life The Royal pub in the heart of Silverdale village.

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Getting Wild in the Lakes: A Guide for Wildlife Lovers

The Lake District and surrounding areas are teeming with wildlife – you just need to know where to look.

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Holgates Diamond Year

Open Invitation as Silverdale Sparkles in Diamond Year!

To celebrate Holgates are inviting local families to help mark our diamond anniversary over a weekend of free activities and entertainment.

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Morecambe Bay History

Morecambe Bay: A History

Morecambe Bay is steeped in history, discover why this popular iconic seaside resort has links to various popular celebrities and remains a vibrant place to enjoy events and spectacular sunsets!

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Lake District Walks for Younger Children

Here is our list of top lovely walks you can go on with younger children in the Lake District to enjoy a sunny day out.

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It’s a Strike for Holgates

Announcing our leisure facilities investment at our Silverdale park – our new 6 lane Bowling Alley is now open!

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Top Walking Routes in the Lake District

Whether or not you’re an experienced hiker, we’re sure you’ll find the perfect walk there. Here are our top three.

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Camping Pods Lake District

What is a Camping Pod?

A camping pod is designed for those who love camping but want something with a little more comfort than the average tent. Find out more about our Holgates Glamping experiences.

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Keeping Children Entertained in the Lake District

Keeping Children Entertained in the Lake District

Looking for some inspiration to keep your family in high spirits? There are plenty of things to do that guarantee to keep the kids happy and entertained during a visit the The Lakes.

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Glamping – The Best Of Both Worlds!

Book a pod at Holgates and find out why its a great way to spend some quality time together, and you don’t even have to pitch a tent!

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Ditch the Devices and Pitch Up

We spend more time than ever on our phone and laptops. So,what better way to stop the kids having their heads buried in their laptops than a camping or touring weekend away?

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Our Top Tips for the Perfect Luxury Caravan Getaway

Everything you need to know about a static caravan holiday before booking it.

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Red Squirrels Support

Holgates are proud to announce that they have chosen to support local conservation group Westmorland Red Squirrels for the next five years.

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Silverdale Holiday Park Delights Lovers of Caravan Nostalgia

Silverdale Holiday Park has marked its diamond anniversary by unveiling a fully restored 1960  Holgate Silver Wren, of which only a few hundred were ever built.

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