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Parkdean’s Warmwell Holiday Park

Parkdean’s Warmwell Holiday Park

Lodges, lakes, trees… and skis! is printed boldly on Warmwell Holiday Park’s Homepage. We love woodland lodges, walks around lakes and Chris’, having fond memories of ski holidays growing up, hoped this would be a good place to test the waters…

West Bay Holiday Park

West Bay Holiday Park

West Bay is a quaint harbour village in Dorset, famous as the primary filming location for British hit crime series ‘Broadchurch’. It’s an idyllic get away spot filled with apartments to rent and places to eat. It has a pebble beach…

Acorns Guest House Bristol Airport

Acorns Guest House Bristol Airport

Acorns Guest House is an attractive airport hotel excellently situated one minute away from Bristol Airport. We had an early flight out and arrived around 5 p.m. where we were checked-in, our car parking arranged and our airport transfer booked for 4 a…

The Dorset Hideaway Campsite and Spa Review

The Dorset Hideaway Campsite and Spa Review

With the summer here we’re all thinking about escaping to the beach or countryside and camping is a potentially great way to do so – but how does a campsite that also has a spa attached sound? The Dorset Hideaway has a combination…

Manor Farm Campsite Review

Manor Farm Campsite Review

Camping trips for most are about getting away from the minor pressures of every day life to unwind and recharge. Manor Farm makes this ridiculously easy. Set in beautiful countryside between Bath and Bristol, both cities are within easy reach yet the farm has that…

Newlands Holiday Park Review

Newlands Holiday Park Review

Charmouth beach, at the heart of the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site, is one of the most famous and popular world-wide destinations for fossil hunting. Newlands Holiday Park is one mile north-east, a twenty minute walk or 5 minute drive, from the famous…

Node Point Holiday Park Review

Node Point Holiday Park Review

When I go on holiday there are two things I look for. The first is fairly easy to define – the facilities. What is the accommodation like, is there a pool and whats it like, location and to some degree cost. The second is more difficult…

Center Parcs (Longleat) Executive Lodge Review

Center Parcs (Longleat) Executive Lodge Review

Center Parcs are famous for their woodland breaks, subtropical swimming paradise, serene lodges and car-free (mainly) roads. It has five villages in the UK and we reviewed Longleat Village’s Woodland Lodge entry tier accommodation last year. We returned a year later to…

Whitehill Country Park Travel Review

Whitehill Country Park Travel Review

Whitehill Country Park is situated in the Devon countryside, less than 3 miles from the beaches of the English Riviera and has a range of accommodation as well as a good selection of on-site facilities. We stayed in a 2-bedroom Comfort Caravan for…

Rockaway House Review: Eco self-build on Airbnb

Rockaway House Review: Eco self-build on Airbnb

It was the table that caught my attention on AirBNB. It is a massive picnic table style solid wood sculpture. The picture did not show that it was set in a 110 square metres kitchen overlooking a large terraced garden with spectacular views across the…

Sea Acres Parkdean Holiday Park Review

Sea Acres Parkdean Holiday Park Review

Sea Acres is a medium sized holiday park with static caravans, tent and tourer pitches. It’s situated 5 miles north of Lizard Point and Kynance cove, has lovely sea views from the park and the closest beach is a short walk down the…

Boyd Valley Lake Camp Site Review

Boyd Valley Lake Camp Site Review

Boyd Valley Lake is a small wild camping site with 11 pitches on Golden Valley Lane, near Bitton. We were looking for a place to pitch our tent for a night during the Bristol Balloon Fiesta and it caught my eye because we used to…

Cornish Log Cabin Travel Review

Cornish Log Cabin Travel Review

The roads in Cornwall are tiny, my husband was saying yet again as we drove south through Devon. It is the only thing he remembers from a childhood holiday and I laughed at him as we crossed the Tamar bridge and entered Cornwall on a…

Haven Devon Cliffs Review

Haven Devon Cliffs Review

Haven is a holiday firm with 35 parks around the coast in England, Scotland and Wales catering for families with self-catering caravans to stay in, swimming pools, kids’ clubs, day and evening entertainment and many other features. We recently had the chance to go…

Center Parcs (Longleat) Woodland Lodge Review

Center Parcs (Longleat) Woodland Lodge Review

Center Parcs in Longleat Forest starts in an unassuming car park. We are winding our way through slow moving traffic late on a Monday morning to reach the cycling foot path leading to the much-anticipated dome. Double glass doors opens to reveal a Starbucks…