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How to Beat the January Blues

Okay so the January blues are a real thing, and they kick our bums every year, so now I think it’s time for us to fight back…

January is a hard month for everyone, the excitement of Christmas and New Year is fast becoming a distant memory, so it’s the perfect time of the year to kick away those January blues by enjoying your very own holiday home at a handpicked Darwin Escapes Location. January could become your favourite month as you escape to luxury and homely comforts at one of our 8 ownership locations, no booking, no worries, just get up and go…

Here’s some help on picking your perfect escape location…


Devon: Hawkchurch Resort & Spa


Hawkchurch Resort & Spa has undergone an extensive redevelopment in 2015, with new luxury lodges in an outstanding setting on the Devonshire/Dorset boarder. With 5 Star facilities available including a state of the art gym, steam room and sauna, as well as a beautiful hydrotherapy pool that helps to improve circulation and muscle tension. Indulge in a treatment at our own Ezina Spa, and grab a bite to eat at The Beeches Restaurant on site. A relaxing pick me up in a sleepy Devonshire village.


Somerset: Cheddar Woods Resort & Spa


Cheddar Woods has helped to redefine the way people view UK holidays, winning the prestigious Best in Britain Award at the Hoseasons Awards 2014, after having a huge redevelopment in 2013. There are endless activities to enjoy on your weekend trips with our Go Active + programme, including archery, fencing, sea scooters. Enjoy the family games area, with two lane bowling alley, pool tables and even a golf simulator! Have a swim in the indoor swimming pool, relax in the sauna and steam room before having a treatment at the Eden Spa.


Cornwall: Piran Meadows Resort & Spa


Surrounded by the totally understated Cornish countryside, Piran Meadows has recently been redeveloped and was the winner of the Best in Britain Hoseasons Awards 2015! A fun family games area, with bowling alley, pool tables and golf simulator, along with a fantastic Go Active + programme to enjoy on your weekend excursions. Indulge in a luxury treatment at the Serenity Spa before relaxing in the indoor swimming pool, sauna and steam rooms, while marveling at the beautiful scenery.


Dorset: Swanage Bay View Holiday Home Park


One of Darwin Escapes most traditional holiday home parks, Swanage Bay View has been a family favourite for decades. You will have endless fun in the club house with our talented entertainments team, including Charlie Bear, as well as a programme of musicians, comedians and quiz nights too. Enjoy the unrivaled views of the Jurassic Coastline from the warmth of your very own holiday home, curled up on the sofa with a cuppa.


North Wales


We have 4 handpicked locations across the North Wales Coastline to take a look at, all in a region that offers family friendly relaxation, as well as plenty of activities for the adventurous souls out there! There will be something for everyone in North Wales…


Talacre Beach Holiday Home Park

This traditional holiday home park has been a favourite destination for holiday home owners for over 50 years, and is still a Darwin Escapes’ favourite. A delicious restaurant, a fish and chip shop as well as our brand new Pizza Alfresco available, and the beach only a few minutes walk away, you will have everything you need for a UK holiday at hand. Our outstanding entertainments team, including Charlie Bear, will have endless activities and shows to keep you laughing, with musicians, comedians and quiz nights. We also have a state of the art gym, indoor swimming pool, sauna and steam room, as well as our brand new Tranquility Spa Lodge available for relaxing treatments.


Seaview Holiday Home Park

One of our owner exclusive locations in the Welsh mountains, with stunning views of the ocean below. The perfect destination to escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, you will enjoy automatic and unlimited access to Talacre Beach’s 5 Star facilities, only a mile down the road, with the perfect balance of retreating to the peace and tranquility of Seaview.


New Pines Holiday Home Park

Nestled in the Denbighshire countryside, close to the seaside towns of Rhyl and Prestatyn, New Pines Holiday Home Park is a firm favourite for holiday home owners. With a state of the art gym, indoor pool, sauna and steam room to help you relax on your weekends away, as well as a fantastic entertainments team, including Charlie Bear, too! Endless fun to be had as the team put on fabulous shows, including musicians, comedians and games nights, as well as fun days, for children and adults to enjoy.


Aberconwy Resort & Spa

The key words for this owners exclusive resort are luxury and relaxation, with the magical Snowdonia Mountain Range as the backdrop, and the Conwy Morfa Beach right on your doorstep. The Aberconwy Experience is spectacular, get a spring in your step from Mali’s hair salon, indulge in a luxury treatment at the Aberconwy Spa and visit the friendly personal trainers at the Langley’s Country Club, with indoor swimming pool, Jacuzzi and a choice of two state of the art gyms. Enjoy a mouth watering meal from the on site, award winning, restaurant Signatures while marveling at the surrounding scenery.

All our holiday homes are manufactured in the UK and Europe, ensuring top quality, we have new and used holiday homes for sale at all our locations. With Darwin Escapes’ low rate finance packages available owning your own holiday home is a lot easier than you think it is, so why not contact our ownership team and enquire for more information on your dream holiday home?

No booking, no packing, no worries, just get and go…

Happy holiday home hunting folks!

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