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March 9, 2023

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.

Are caravan parks fun for kids? Of, course! With plenty of activities on-site such as swimming pools and play areas, plus all the attractions nearby including zoos, beaches and adventure playgrounds, there’s something to keep everyone entertained.

So why not make your next holiday one to remember with a stay at a caravan park?

Top 5 Reasons Caravan Parks Are Fun For Kids & A Great Option For Families:

  1. Affordable – Depending on where you stay, caravan parks can offer very competitive prices and depending on the size of your family there may even be discounts available.
  2. Variety – You’ll find a range of different accommodation options from basic to luxury and everything in between.
  3. Family Friendly Facilities – Many caravan parks boast swimming pools, children’s play areas to keep the kids entertained.
  4. Nature – With wildlife galore and plenty of trails to explore, getting out into nature is easy when you stay at a caravan park.
  5. Location – The Lake District is renowned for its stunning scenery and attractions including zoos, lakes and adventure playgrounds.

What Activities Are Available On-Site At Holgates’ Silverdale Caravan Park?

There are plenty of reasons why HolgatesSilverdale is the perfect place to enjoy a family holiday, and to keep your children entertained. At this park we have:

  • A swimming pool, including a toddler pool and adults-only swimming sessions to suit families and couples alike.
  • 2 outdoor adventure play areas, complete with swings, monkey bars and everything your child needs to burn off their excess energy.
  • Toddler-friendly indoor soft play areas, perfect for stimulating creativity.
  • A bowling alley and arcade games room.
  • Nearby beach access, so your children can enjoy the beautiful coastline and weather to their heart’s content.
  • Ice cream parlour and on-site shop stocking sweets, toys and more!

What Attractions Are Close By For Children?

The Lake District is just a short drive away from Holgates Silverdale and home to some of the UK’s best attractions for kids and families. Here are just a few that your little ones can enjoy:

Aside from these year-round activities, there are also plenty of events, one-off activities and unique experiences in the local area.  One thing’s for certain, you aren’t going to struggle to find something to keep your children entertained while staying at Silverdale.

How To Make Your Caravan Park Stay More Enjoyable For Kids:

If you’re still concerned that there might not be enough to keep your children entertained while staying at one of our caravan parks, then here are some top tips to make it even more enjoyable for them:

  1. Pack plenty of activities – Don’t forget to bring along arts and crafts supplies, board games and books so your children can have fun indoors too, great for rainy days
  2. Take advantage of on-site entertainment – Depending on the site you’re staying at, there’s usually on-site entertainment for the whole family during peak dates or open all year round is the on-site indoor and outdoor play areas to keep your children entertained.
  3. Make the most of nature – Take advantage of the stunning scenery and go exploring with your children. They’ll love it!

So, if you’re looking for an affordable and exciting family holiday with plenty to keep your kids entertained, then booking a caravan park near the Lake District is the perfect solution.

For A Holiday That Your Kids Will Never Forget, Choose Holgates’ near The Lake District Today

Here at Holgates, we’ve worked long and hard to create a fun, family-friendly environment at each of our caravan parks so that you and your children can get the most out of your stay. So why not book today, and experience all that the Lake District has to offer? We guarantee your kids will have a holiday they’ll never forget!

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