Top 10 UK Holiday Hotspots 2021

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The UK boasts idyllic locations for the perfect getaway

There are many reasons why choosing the UK as a holiday destination is growing in popularity, not only is it cheaper than going abroad but the travel time is more manageable, your phones work so no hefty roaming charges and there are always great bargains to be had if you research and plan early.

Whether you fancy a beach holiday, a short break in the city, taking in the sites of a pretty village or a magical forest break, there’s plenty to suit all most people’s needs. The beauty of staying in the UK means you can get about easily if you fancy doing different activities on different days and travel time to different counties is manageable. Although I’m sure you’ll still get there ‘are we nearly there yet’ routine whether you fly off for some Summer sun or stay put.

We’ve rounded up our top destinations for a UK break this Summer:

1. Isle of Wight

A perfect holiday haven just a short ferry ride away which is always a fun way to travel, unless of course you get a bit green around the gills. Lots of attractions to do on the island and stunning beaches and countryside to explore.

Isle of Wight

Things to do in Isle of Wight:

  • Tapnell Farm Park
  • Blackgang Chine
  • West Wight Alpacas
  • Dinosaur Trail
  • Butterfly World

2. Norfolk

Norfolk is a great all year-round holiday destination. Sitting on the mid-east coast of England and boasting of unspoilt coastlines, pretty market towns and nature reserves.

Beach huts in NorfolkGreat Yarmouth is a family favourite and is the perfect place to make memories. riverside walks.

North Norfolk offers stunning coastlines and countryside boasting a selection of activities for all the family such as crabbing for the little ones, fishing, sailing, beachcombing and kit flying.

So many opportunities to walk too and take in the beautiful scenery.

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With Haven Holidays

Haven Holidays offer four stunning locations in Norfolk.

Caister-On-Sea Holiday Park

This traditional park has been in the Haven family since 1906! It’s loved for its direct access to miles of beautiful sandy beach and exclusive Deck Houses perfect for big families. The park has had some fantastic new developments including the new Adventure Village, complete with new activities, play areas and more.

Hopton Holiday Park

Direct beach access, a pool with water slides and palm tree fountains plus a family amusement centre makes Hopton an amazing place to treat the family. The park has everything you need for a seaside stay-cation including Cook’s fish and chips takeaway, a modern entertainment venue, two swimming pools and a packed activity schedule.

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Seashore Holiday Park

Right on Great Yarmouth’s beachfront, Seashore is ideally located for a spontaneous beach day, just a short stroll over some sand dunes. For thrill seekers, a trip to the historic Pleasure Beach is just a quick drive away. Right here on the park is the recently developed Shore Water Park with flumes, slides and a SplashZone. Plus, your evenings are sorted with exciting live entertainment at the Marina Bar and Stage and family amusement centre.

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Wild Duck Holiday Park

Wild Duck provides something a little special for Haven – it’s our only woodland park. It’s still packed with all your Haven favourites – like a heated indoor and outdoor pool and a packed activity offering. You may want to hire some of our bikes to make the most of the forest trails and wooded clearings.

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3. Cornwall

CornwallA firm family favourite destination, where many families return year after year building memories to last a lifetime.

Beautiful food, lots of activities for all the family and truly stunning coastline – a surfer’s paradise.

Many a fond memory are made in Cornwall. It’s no surprise that this is a favourite family destination year on year with families going back to the same spot each year.

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With Haven Holidays

Haven Holidays has two popular and fabulous holiday parks in Cornwall.

Perran Sands Holiday Park

As one of the UK’s surfing hotspots, caravan holidays at Perran Sands will have you feeling zen in no time. Sandy Perranporth beach is accessed from the park via a coastal pathway and has everything you need from a UK seaside break with souvenir and pasty shops. If you’re feeling adventurous, learn to surf at the Surf School, face the flume in the indoor pool or soak up the scenery with a walk through the dunes.

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Riveire Sands Holiday Park

For a beautiful seaside holiday, you won’t be disappointed by Riviere Sands. Perched high on the cliffs overlooking the beautiful white sands of St Ives Bay, you’ll have a breathtaking viewpoint looking out across the surrounding coastline. Water babies will love our outdoor pools with water slides and our Surf School is open for those who want to soak up the classic Cornish pastime.

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4. Yorkshire

If you are looking for tranquillity, then Yorkshire as a destination can offer a breath of fresh air. Known as ‘God’s Country’ by the locals its clear to see why. Yorkshire is steeped in heritage and the gothic York Minster Cathedral is a must-see.

Yorkishire sunset

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With Haven Holidays

Haven Holidays has four popular and fabulous holiday parks in Cornwall.

Blue Dolphin Holiday Park

We’ve added all the fun we could fit into a caravan holiday at Blue Dolphin Holiday Park. There’s our heated indoor and outdoor pools and multi-lane water slide. Or how about a spot of freshwater fishing on our lake or a trip to the golden sand of Filey beach? Rain won’t stop play when our indoor SportsDrome has a Climbing Wall and a Roller Disco to enjoy. There’s no end to the fun you can have at Haven.

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Primrose Valley Holiday Park

Primrose Valley Holiday Park is one of the biggest – and every last inch is brimming with family fun. Kids and grown-ups alike will love the indoor swimming pool, packed with splashing features including a multi-lane water slide. If you prefer to take it outdoors there’s the heated pool and direct access to a sandy beach. Thrill seekers can tackle the Aerial Adventure course or those looking to relax can while away an hour or two at the beautiful fishing lake.

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Reighton Sands Holiday Park

There is so much crammed into Reighton Sands Holiday Park that you won’t know where to start! There’s something different for every day, like Archery Coaching, Junior Segways Stage 1 or diving into the swimming pool. If you fancy a break, float your way along the Lazy River or stroll through the nature trail. For a fun-filled afternoon, you can grab your clubs and try the challenging 9-hole golf course, followed by dinner in the Hawkwood Restaurant.

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Thornwick Bay Holiday Park

Play sharks in the pool, grab a bite to refuel, or teach Nan some party dances; Thornwick Bay has everything you need for you to do as much (or as little) as you like at Thornwick Bay Holiday Village. The Activity Barn has a packed schedule of activities to try from Archery Coaching to Bike Coaching. There’s a sand and pebble beach nearby, perfect for rock pooling and paddling, and beautiful clifftop walks around the headland.

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5. Scotland

Renowned for its wild and natural glory, Scotland is a magical place to explore. Whether on a road trip or lodging in a cabin in the forest there is something to capture everyone’s imagination.

ScotlandThe location is simply stunning, offering breath-taking scenery that have inspired poets and artists for years.

Scotland might be a tiny country but it has a massive heart. One of the best things about Scotland is its dramatic landscape offering such diversity from cultural adventures to super relaxing retreats for the whole family to relax and unwind.

What out for the famous Scottish weather. Be sure to pack those wellies.

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With Haven Holidays

Haven Holidays has two stunning holiday parks in Scotland.

Craig Tara

Caravan holidays at Craig Tara are perfect for toddlers, babies and adventure seekers alike. The Splashaway Bay multi-level water complex and all-weather Airspace sports hall will leave you feeling exhilarated. Who cares about the weather; rain or shine, our spectacular Lighthouse Harbour Adventure Village will have the whole family on the go all day long. Or for days where you just feel like spending quiet time together, take a stroll along the rugged Ayrshire coast and take in the Scottish countryside.

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Seton Sands

Seton Sands Holiday Village might well be one of Haven Holidays prettiest parks – it’s small but perfectly formed. You’ll see glorious views over the Firth of Forth, crossed by the seriously impressive Forth Railway Bridge (a UNESCO World Heritage Site). As the name suggests, Seton Sands is super-close to the beach, with acres of soft sand on hand. Activities like the Bungee Trampoline, splashing about in the indoor pool and Archery Coaching make for an action-packed holiday.

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6. Pembrokeshire

Puffins in PembrokeshireSitting to the west of Wales, Pembrokeshire boasts the UK’s only coastal national park.

The beach scenery of rocky cliff and crashing waves is truly fabulous. If you’re lucky you may catch a glimpse of a dolphin or a seal. Be sure to check out the cute and cheeky little puffins of Skomer.

Things to do in Pembrokeshire:

  • Folly Farm
  • Castle Henllys
  • Pembrokeshire Coastal Path
  • Puffins of Skomer
  • Jump of a cliff at St. David’s

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With Haven Holidays

Haven Holidays has one beautiful holiday parks in South Wales.

Kiln Park

Set in beautiful surroundings close to Blue Flag beach, Tenby, are fantastic caravan holidays at Kiln Park. The holidays are packed with fun from water slides in the indoor and outdoor pools, plus a Crazy Golf course, ten-pin bowling lane and tennis court. Finish off your days with dinner in the Harbwr Lights restaurant and a show in the Live Lounge.

7. Dorset

Located in the west of the UK, Dorset is a wonderful location to explore.

DorsetMoors Valley County Park has 1000 acres of parkland and forest trails to explore. The perfect place for families to relax and unwind.

The Jurassic Coast is a world heritage site which boats of 95 miles of coastline and has a 185 million years of history. Outstanding!

Things to do in Dorset:

  • Monkey World
  • Moors Valley Country Park
  • Farmer Palmers
  • Adventure Wonderland
  • Dorset Waterpark

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With Park Holidays

Park Holidays offers two popular Dorset resorts, Sandhills and Wood Farm. You can secure your 2021 holiday for just a 20% deposit.

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With Dorset Hideaways

Dorset Hideaways boasts a fantastic selection of stunning holiday cottages for a more home from home experience. Discounts of up to 10% on offer.

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8. Devon

DevonMagnificent beaches such as Dartmoor and Exmoor are a huge hit with families.

Devon boasts two stunning coastlines, two national parks and five official areas of outstanding beauty. Packed full of activities for all the family.

The north and south coasts of Devon each have both cliffs and sandy shores, and the county’s bays contain seaside resorts, fishing towns, and ports.

Things to do in Dorset:

  • Woodlands Family Theme Park
  • Tamar Trails
  • The Bear Trail
  • The Milky Way Adventure Park
  • National Marine Aquarium

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Park Holidays offers six popular Devon resorts.

Dawlish Sands Holiday Park

  • Beautiful coastal location with stunning Blue Flag beach close by
  • Beautifully refurbished clubhouse with occasional evening entertainment
  • A perfect base for exploring the county and its many attractions
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Golden Sands Holiday Park

  • Perfect location in the superb seaside town of Dawlish Warren
  • Jam-packed with family friendly entertainment day and night
  • Fantastic fun whatever the weather with an indoor and outdoor swimming pool
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Landscove Holiday Park

  • Perfect location to explore South Devon, with the English Riviera’s best views
  • Entertainment for the whole family – with even more on offer in the school holidays
  • Relax in the indoor or outdoor swimming pool
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Riviera Bay Holiday Park

  • Coastal location with spectacular views over St Mary’s Bay
  • The perfect base to discover South Devon’s many attractions
  • A serene, restful atmosphere in a glorious park setting
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Tarka Holiday Park

  • Rural countryside location on the famous Tarka trail
  • Peaceful and tranquil setting
  • The perfect base to discover North Devon
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Waterside Holiday Park

  • Picture postcard views of the South Devon coastline and ocean
  • Entertainment for the whole family – with even more on offer during school holidays
  • Relax on park or explore the local Blue Flag beach
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Prices from just £99.00. You can secure your 2021 holiday for just a 20% deposit.

9. Lake District

Lake DistrictDid you know the Lake District is England’s largest national park is now a world heritage site? It’s easy to see why, it’s simply breath takingly beautiful. Walk, swim, climb and cycle – there’s physical activities to suit all tastes.

Ten of the highest mountains and 16 large lakes should see your kids exhausted and thoroughly fulfilled.

Things to do in the Lake District:

  • Beatrix Potter’s Lakeland Tour
  • Alpacaly Ever After
  • Lake District National Park Guided Walks – Walks to Inspire
  • Go Ape at Grizedale Forest Cumbria
  • Take on the twin ridges of Helvellyn

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With Haven Holidays

Haven Holidays offers one incredible getaway spot in the Lake District Cumbria. The National Park has so much to offer also so you won’t be spoilt for places to see and things to do.

Lakeland Caravan Holiday Park

Near the one and only Lake District in Cumbria, our caravan holidays at Lakeland have the usual favourites. An indoor and outdoor swimming pool, plus our very own water sports centre for kayaking, canoeing, paddle boarding and pedalos. We’ve recently developed a brand-new jaw-dropping events arena, which opened in Autumn 2020. If you decide to spend time away from the park, you won’t be disappointed by the lakes and peaks of the Lake District National Park.

10. East & West Sussex

BrightpnClose to London, about an hour (ish) away sits Sussex, a popular and thriving destination with over 200 tourist attractions to visit.

It’ll be hard for even the toughest nut to crack to say ‘I’m bored’.

A wonderful country bursting with things to do for all the family.

Things to do in Sussex

  • Drusillas Park Zoo, Alfriston
  • Royal Pavilion, Brighton
  • British Airways i360, Brighton
  • Fishers Adventure Farm Park, Billingshurst
  • Herstmonceux Castle& The Observatory Science Centre, Hailsham

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With Park Holidays

Park Holidays offers five popular resorts in Sussex.

Chichester Lake Holiday Park

  • Peaceful Lakeside Setting with beautiful countryside views
  • Fun packed entertainment & on-site fishing suitable for the whole family
  • Just a short drive to glorious sandy beaches in Wittering and Bognor Regis
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Coghurst Hall Holiday Park

  • Set in acres of natural woodland with a fantastic fishing lake
  • Great entertainment the whole family will love!
  • Just a short drive to Hastings seaside and the old town
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Pevensey Bay Holiday Park

  • Luxury beach front location with views to the South Downs
  • Relaxed entertainment programme suitable for the whole family
  • Perfect park to visit with indoor pool and great facilities
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Rye Harbour Holiday Park

  • Adjacent to Rye’s stunning Nature Reserve near the coastline
  • Peaceful and tranquil setting
  • Explore the beautiful seaside town of Rye or relax in our indoor pool
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Winchelsea Sands

  • Stunning countryside views and just a short walk from Winchelsea Beach
  • Great entertainment that the whole family will love
  • A short drive from the lively and historic town of Hastings
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