Summer holidays are a great time of year to go on adventures, take some time to enjoy hobbies, or spend quality time with the family. But where can you go when the sun is shining and travel abroad is to be avoided. Look no further than England’s very own shores, countryside, and resorts, and a stay with Holgates Cottage Collection in particular.
The Cottage Collection
If you’re looking for a dream escape to the English countryside then Holgates Cottage Collection is a great place to start. Our cottages are luxurious and inviting with open-plan living, log burners, and private gardens to name a few features.
Each of our cottages provide the perfect base of operations for summer adventures with excursions to the South Lakes, Silverdale and Arnside AONB, Lancaster, Kendal, and more within easy driving distance. Our variety of holiday cottages sleep 4-6 guests and are ideal for family or group holidays. We also work on a pet-friendly policy making it easy to share holidays with the whole family. Here are just some of the highlights of our charismatic cottages.
This 4-sleeper cottage (one double room and one twin room) is the newest addition to our amazing collection located in the verdant farmlands of Yealand. Featuring magnificent views towards Farleton Knott, this cottage is just 10 minutes away from Silverdale with easy access to walking routes and outdoor adventures. Inside guests will find a warm and inviting cottage packed with amenities like white goods, a log burner, off-road parking, and a private garden with views across the countryside.
Located in the village of Arnside, just a short walk from the coast, the Pier and Tower Cottages offer guests views and access to the estuary and countryside. This area is where the ocean meets the land and is teeming with wildlife. From this amazing location you can explore the coastline near Jenny Brown’s Point, visit the nearby ancient woodlands, or jump in the car and reach the Lake District in under 30 minutes. When you’re done adventuring these 6 sleeper cottages are ideal for relaxing and enjoying meals with friends and family with a bright open plan living space, log burner, and fully equipped kitchen.
Hollins Cottage, at Hollins Farm, is a wonderful 6-sleeper cottage set against stunning sea views and the bucolic farm life. Hollins Cottage is also a stone’s throw from Holgates 5-star holiday park giving you access to not just the amazing surroundings but also a swimming pool, jacuzzi, indoor and outdoor play areas, and more. The cottage itself is warm and inviting with a large living space and three comfortable bedrooms at your disposal.
The Knott Cottage is one of two cottages located right in the heart of the Silverdale village. Featuring a king-sized master bedroom, double bedroom, and twin bedroom, this large and inviting cottage is ideal for large group holidays with family and friends. Being in Silverdale means everything is on your doorstep. The amazing Royal Silverdale offers delicious food and refreshing drinks after a busy day out while the nearby coastline and Silverdale and Arnside AONB leaves no shortage of places to explore.
The Pepper Pot is the smaller brother of The Knott. Located right next door to the Knott in the heart of Silverdale this cosy cottage is ideal for smaller groups of up to 4 guests. Like all of our cottages, you can expect to find all the creature comforts you could need including a fully-stocked kitchen, comfortable living room with log burner, off-street parking, a private garden, and the Royal right on your doorstep for when you don’t feel like cooking. Add to this free use of the nearby Holgate Holiday Park leisure facilities and a wealth of walking routes to explore and it’s easy to see why our little Pepper Pot is so popular.
Cove Lodge is the perfect family getaway. This cottage has a light and spacious living, a large kitchen, two bedrooms, and garden and patio, giving you plenty of room for the kids to run around while you relax. You’ll also find the beach just a few minutes walk away from your front door. This remote cottage provides privacy and peace in bags with its location between Silverdale and Arnside giving you access to a wealth of walks, nature reserves, and natural landscapes that are too good to miss. If the clouds turn grey you don’t need to worry either as we’ve fitted Cove Lodge with Wifi, a log burner and a TV for curling up and enjoying a film with the family.
The Barn, located on the outskirts of the Silverdale village, is a charming 6-sleeper cottage ideal for entertaining and spending time with friends and family. This 3-bedroom cottage is packed with features including a games room, spacious kitchen and dining area, and a lounge with a log burner. There is also an outdoor patio area al fresco dining and parking for ultimate convenience. When not relaxing at The Barn, you’ll be spoilt for choice with this cottage located just a 10 minute walk from the coast and only 2 minutes from the Silverdale Holiday Park. Staying at The Barn gives you complimentary access to a wide range of leisure facilities including a swimming pool, sauna, jacuzzi, steam room plus kids indoor and outdoor play areas.
Holgates Holiday Parks and the Surrounding Area
All of our cottages give you access to everything Holgates holiday parks have to offer including leisure facilities, restaurants, and walking routes. Some of the other highlights worth checking out this summer at a Holgates cottage include;
Silverdale – Just a 20-minute stroll away from the Silverdale and Arnside AONB. This area has an incredible array of biomes and wildlife and when paired with a stop for a bite to eat at The Royal in the charming village of Silverdale is the perfect way to make the most of your summer.
Arnside – This quaint village is a 30-minute walk or a short drive away from Silverdale. Arnside has a host of wonderful places to explore from the wildlife-rich coastline to the stunning views from Arnside Knott, this village is a must for summer holiday adventures.
The Lake District – The proximity to the Lakes makes a stay at our cottage a must for hikers, fishing enthusiasts, and anyone who enjoys the beauty and majesty of the Lake District. Use your summer to explore this world-renowned
The Royal – If you need somewhere to enjoy a meal or a cold drink as the sun sets, there is nowhere quite like The Royal. Situated at the heart of the Silverdale village, this local bar and restaurant sources ingredients locally to create delicious food and drinks. Food is served daily so keep your eyes out for tasty seasonal menus.
So if you’re looking for somewhere to explore this summer, look no further than a holiday to Holgate’s incredible collection of cottages. Our cottages sleep up to six guests, are pet friendly, and have all the creature comforts you could ask for. Contact us today to find out more about our cottage bookings and grab yourself a summer escape to remember.