Perfect UK Walking Holidays with Darwin Escapes
Are you looking for walking holidays in the UK? Then look no further than Darwin Escapes.
We have a number of holiday parks across the UK which are located in scenic areas and offer our customers the chance to enjoy stunning walking routes with beautiful surroundings and a plethora of natural wonders.
Take your time to look through our destinations from across the UK and find the resort which you feel would be best for you on your next walking holiday.
Thanet Well Lodge Retreat
Thanet Well Lodge Retreat – Lake District
If you are looking for walking holidays in the Lake District, you should consider our Thanet Well Lodge Retreat, which is located near Greystoke Forest in Cumbria. The resort is located in a stunning natural environment with many of the areas famous Lake within easy driving range.
You could decide to head to the highest mountain in England – Scafell Pike which has an elevation of 3,209 feet above sea level, and forms one third of the popular Three Peaks Challenge. Why not scale this famous mountain and enjoy the spectacular panoramic views from the peak, where on a clear day you can see other mountains from across the UK including Wales, Ireland, Scotland and the Isle of Man.
Another popular walking destination in this glorious region is Coniston Water which is third largest lake in the Lake District with a length of five miles and width of half a mile. This is a peaceful location to explore and stunning views. You may also catch a glimpse of the Victorian steam yacht Gondola, which has been renovated by the National Trust and sails between March and November.
This is just a small sample of the many stunning walking locations in the Lake District. All of these are within easy reach from our Thanet Well Resort.
Thanet Well Accommodation
Mullion Cove Coastal Retreat
Mullion Cove Walking Routes – Cornwall
A great place to stay if you are looking for walking holidays in Cornwall is our 5 Star rated Mullion Cove Coastal Retreat, which is located on the scenic Lizard Peninsula and is the most southerly point of the British mainland.
Here there are plenty of picturesque beaches and coves to be explored, including Kennack Sands and Kynance Cove in what is a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. You could also take the short walk to Mullion Cove which has a stunning working harbour that is now owned by the National Trust.
Enjoy these countless scenic walking routes before retiring to your stunning holiday lodge, which is equipped with all of the home away from home comforts you could ever wish for.
Mullion Cove Accommodation
Woodside Coastal Retreat
Woodside Coastal Retreat – Isle Of Wight
Talking of Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, why not consider walking holidays in the Isle of Wight from our Woodside Coastal Retreat in Cowes where you will have access to a private shingle beach.
There are plenty of scenic walking locations to be taken advantage of here, including the 57 miles of varied coastline which is both aesthetically pleasing and also challenging in places. Nearly 30 miles of the seashore is designated as Heritage Coast and can be easily accessed near Cowes.
Also available in Cowes is the Red Squirrel Trail which has mostly been created from disused railway lines. Take advantage of the stunning wildlife habitats including woodlands, wetlands and farming countryside along the way on this breathtaking trail. As the name suggests, you can expect to see the odd red squirrel or two during your walk.
Woodside Coastal Retreat Accommodation
Woodside Bay Lodge Retreat
Woodside Bay Lodge Retreat – Isle Of Wight
Another option on the Isle of Wight is the new Woodside Bay Lodge Retreat which is located just down the road from its sister park Woodside Coastal Retreat, meaning that you will have access to the same scenic walking routes when you stay here.
What sets this resort apart from others in the region is the accommodation, with tree house holidays available alongside our holiday lodges. These are no ordinary tree houses though, as the units are equipped with a range of luxuries such as Egyptian cotton sheets, a flat screen TV and also a Kitchenette. There are even private hot tubs available when you stay one of our Tree Houses so you can sit out in the evenings and admire the tranquil woodland which surrounds this resort.
Apart from the stunning walking routes, another reason that this resort is perfect for walking holidays is the spa treatments which are available on site to help ease those aching legs after a long day exploring the region.
Woodside Bay Lodge Retreat Accommodation
Walking Holidays in Dorset
Swanage Bay View Holiday Home Park – Dorset
We’ve also got it covered if you are looking for walking holidays in Dorset, with Swanage Bay View Holiday Home Park and Wareham Forest Lodge Retreat. Our resorts are ideally situated within easy reach of the Jurassic Coast which runs for 96 miles along the coast and offers you the chance to enjoy various scenic walking routes.
Swanage Bay View is the ideal resort for the more adventurous, with the resort being located close to the golden sands of Swanage Beach which is the pride of the region, with its beautiful waters which hold European Blue Flag Awards. The resort is also close to Durlston Country Park which is great for scenic walks. Here you can enjoy scenic coastal views along your way, as well as the local wildlife which includes beautiful migrant species of birds. At this attraction you can also visit Durlston Castle which was built relatively recently in 1886. This is a stunning building and also features the impressive Golden Globe structure which is constructed of Portland stone.
Wareham Forest Lodge Retreat also offers access to a number of walking routes and will appeal more to those of you who are looking for complete relaxation after a busy day exploring the area. Many of our lodges feature their own private hot tubs, so you can sit out and relax your aching legs while soaking up the glorious Dorset countryside.
Our Walking Holidays in the UK
The above is just a short sample of the holiday resorts we have across the UK which are great for walking holidays in the UK.
Feel free to explore more of our great resorts in the list below. If you are looking for UK breaks, think Darwin Escapes.
Bath Mill Lodge Retreat - Somerset
Bath Mill Lodge Retreat has undergone extensive redevelopment work and is now open to the public, offering luxury lodge accommodation in the Somerset countryside just outside of Bath City Centre making it the perfect alternative to an inner city hotel.
Beach Cove Coastal Retreat - Devon
Beach Cove Coastal Retreat is the perfect destination for holidays. Offering beautiful, beach hut holiday accommodation, Beach Cove is a sanctuary for couples and individuals looking for holidays on the dramatic North Devon coast.
Cheddar Woods Resort & Spa - Somerset
Nestled in the beautiful Mendip Hills, Cheddar Woods Resort and Spa is the perfect place to relax and unwind. Breath-taking scenery awaits you at our state-of-the-art park; Cheddar Woods is the ideal location for family lodge holidays in Somerset.
Hawkchurch Resort & Spa - Devon
Hawkchurch Resort & Spa has undergone extensive redevelopment to create a holiday resort which has redefine standards. With an range of 5 star facilities available amidst tranquil countryside, this is the perfect place for owning your dream home away from home or taking a relaxing holiday on the Devon/Dorset border.
Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat - Lake District
Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat was recently named the Best Holiday Park in Britain at the Hoseasons Awards. We aim to revolutionise your holiday experience, with luxury holiday lodges in the Lake District featuring a plethora of amenities and on-site facilities.
Kilnwick Percy Resort - Yorkshire
Take advantage of stunning hotel accommodation & luxury multi-storey log cabin style lodges at The KP Resort. The perfect alternative to a York city centre hotel with a Yorkshire Wolds countryside backdrop, Championship Golf Course, Nordic spa & range of other facilities.
Mullion Cove Coastal Retreat - Cornwall
Mullion Cove Coastal Retreat is a 5 star lodge park, nestled in the beautiful meadows above Mullion Cove Harbour. If you’re looking for luxury lodges in Cornwall, look no further. We offer stunning hot tub lodge accommodation to book for holidays & short breaks.
Norfolk Woods Resort & Spa - Norfolk
Brand New for 2018 is the stunning Norfolk Woods Resort and Spa. Our luxury lodge resort offers both hot tub breaks & holiday home ownership opportunities surrounded by gorgeous woodland but with access to a wide range of facilities & activities on-site.
Piran Meadows Resort & Spa - Cornwall
Piran Meadows Resort and Spa is a 5 star holiday home park set in the picturesque countryside of North Cornwall, just a short drive from the golden beaches of Newquay. It’s a luxury base from which to explore all Cornwall has to offer, including its scenic villages, historic castles & culinary delights.
Sandymouth Holiday Resort - Cornwall
Sandymouth Holiday Resort is the ideal destination for family holidays or short breaks, offering the perfect retreat in North Cornwall’s Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Beautiful beaches, bustling coastal resorts and picturesque fishing villages are just a stone’s throw from the park. Inland, the rolling countryside is a fascinating contrast to the rugged coast nearby.
Swanage Bay View Holiday Home Park - Dorset
Swanage Bay View Holiday Home Park is the perfect base from which to explore all of what Dorset and the Jurassic Coast has to offer. As our name suggests, the charms of our park originate from the glistening waters over the bay, combined with the refreshing sea air.
Talacre Beach Holiday Home Park - North Wales
Talacre Beach Holiday Home Park offers caravans and lodges for sale beside miles of golden sands, at the Gateway to North Wales. With fabulous five star facilities, Talacre Beach is one of the best caravan parks in North Wales and the ideal place for family holidays, located within walking distance of the North Wales Coast.
Thanet Well Lodge Retreat - Lake District
Enjoy the best of holidays in Cumbria and the Lake District with a stay at Thanet Well, set on the edge of Greystoke Forest and with some of the finest walking, fell running and cycling routes on its doorstep, and a whole host of outdoor activities nearby.
Tilford Woods Lodge Retreat - Surrey
Tilford Woods Lodge Retreat offers luxurious log cabin accommodation in the heart of beautiful rural Surrey. Enchanting woodland and open commons surround the park, which is nestled within the Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Wareham Forest Lodge Retreat - Dorset
Wareham Forest Lodge Retreat is the brand new go to destination for luxury Poole holidays, with a range of stunning holiday lodges located amongst the stunning woodland of Holton Heath. All holiday lodges are equipped with everything you will need for self catering, with some also featuring private hot tub facilities on the external decking area. Our pet friendly park is replacing the well known camping and touring site known as Pear Tree Holiday Park.
Woodside Bay Lodge Retreat - Isle of Wight
Woodside Bay Lodge Retreat has undergone an extensive redevelopment, turning it into a stunning retreat on the North East shore of the Isle of Wight. Boasting luxury accommodation including two state of the art treehouses.
Woodside Coastal Retreat - Isle of Wight
Woodside Coastal Retreat offers a peaceful holiday destination on the Isle of Wight, benefiting from access to a shingle beach for guests, plus sea views from across the park and from many of our lodges. As our name suggests, the park is bordered by stunning protected woodland, which is brimming with wildlife including the majestic red squirrel.