Category: Percy Wood

Affordable Family Holidays

  Why holiday in the UK? a comparison on cost and more  We are looking at one of the big holiday questions as we explore how families can get the most value from their holiday experiences, by comparing holidaying in the UK and abroad.  Read on as we look at 8 reasons why destination UK… Read more »

Charity trek helps spread a little sunshine

The Harrison Holidays team has been seeking to spread a little bit of sunshine, by taking part in The Hadrian’s Wall Trek for The Sunshine Fund.     The fundraising trekkers are Elise Robertson, Jessica Barrow and Kirsty Bruton, who are all part of the finance team at Harrison Holidays.     Their efforts have… Read more »

Celebrating Awards Success

We are celebrating an incredible award win for our fabulous Group Finance Director, Elise Robertson, who has been named Finance Director of the Year in the 2024 Finance Awards North West.     The awards brought together businesses across the North West, who all gathered at the beautiful Kimpton Clocktower Hotel in Manchester last week… Read more »

A Fundraising High Break Potted for Lancashire Mind

Thanks to the talents of professional snooker player Ian Burns and our team at Riverside Holiday Park in Southport we’ve raised £2,500 for charity Lancashire Mind, which is based in Chorley, but works across the county to make a difference to people’s mental health. Central to the fundraising was a snooker event hosted in the… Read more »

Stop Press!! Introducing the world’s first mobile holiday park

Harrison Holidays proudly announces the launch of the world’s first mobile holiday park. The holiday park that travels the world before your very eyes makes the impossible possible! You’ve heard of mobile homes, but this is an entire holiday park that has the capacity to move around the globe to far flung places that you… Read more »

Hop into Easter holiday family fun with Harrison Holidays

We are unwrapping the ultimate guide to Easter 2024 activities to enjoy with the kids at Harrison Holidays across our holiday parks.  With Spring in full flow, there is so much to look forward to; from traditional Easter egg hunts and Easter crafts to appearances by awesome dinosaurs and colourful clowns! All guaranteed to make… Read more »

Our Golf course at Percy Wood

UK Holidays Unpacked – Your Ticket to Hassle-Free Holiday Fun

We’ve all had enough of the grey start to 2024, but Spring is around the corner and with lots of people currently finalising their plans for the Summer, we’ve been looking at some of the reasons why a staycation ticks all the boxes. At Harrison Holidays we really have our fingers on the pulse when… Read more »

Making a break for Lancashire Mind

Tickets are on sale for a night full of entertainment at Riverside Holiday Park in Southport.  Join us on Saturday, 24th February for a Charity Snooker Exhibition in support of Lancashire Mind with professional snooker player Ian Burns. A night of magic snooker This will be an evening packed with excitement that will see high… Read more »

Join Us For This Year’s Caravan Show Season

We are kicking off 2024 by taking a team road trip. First we are heading to the Caravan Motorhome Show in Manchester in January and then in February it will be destination Birmingham for the Motorhome and Caravan, Camping and Motorhome Show.  Both shows are firmly established on the calendar for those who love exploring,… Read more »

12 Days of Christmas with Harrison Holidays

The celebrations for Christmas are continuing at Harrison Holidays, as we look to the New Year and to the happy holidays that lie ahead in the coming months.  And as our gift to you, we are taking you into 2024 with one of our best ever holiday offers.   Welcome to  12 Days of Christmas… Read more »

Best Static Caravan Manufacturers and Models

Selecting the best static caravan manufacturers and models is a crucial step in discovering your dream vacation abode. Rushing this decision might lead to post-purchase regrets. In the end, the choice boils down to your individual vision for a second home. Crafting this vision is a one-of-a-kind journey, tailored to your specific desires. Within this… Read more »

Get ready to unwrap Christmas surprises from Harrison Holidays

The elves at Harrison Holidays have been busy coming up with ideas and inspiration that will bring some seasonal sparkle and joy to all!  Our festive treats start with the opening of our exclusive Advent Calendar from 1st December and continue as we invite you to join us for our 12 Days of Christmas extravaganza. … Read more »

Caravan Site Fees Explained

When looking to buy a static caravan as a holiday home there is lots to think about and consider. The first thing to consider is where, what area or region you want to have your holiday home. Once you know where, you can search for all holiday parks are in the region. When you look… Read more »

Caravan holiday homes

When researching buying a caravan holiday home at a Harrison Holidays Park, one of the most important and rewarding decisions you’ll make is choosing the perfect caravan. We have a variety of options available, both new and pre-owned. The most popular brands we sell include Willerby, ABI, Carnaby, Sun Seeker, Atlas, and Delta, amongst others…. Read more »

Woodland walks

One of the best parts of staying at a Harrison Holiday Park is access to all the walking and cycling trails located nearby. From relaxing family walks to more strenuous mountain hikes, Harrison Holiday Parks are the ideal place for exploring on foot. In this blog we will explore each of our favourite woodland walking… Read more »

Make Bonfire Night a night to remember!

We’ll be lighting up the night sky for a sparkling weekend of celebration as our holiday parks pull out all the stops to create a Bonfire Night that’s full of dazzling displays, family fun and timeless traditions. The infamous Gunpowder plot, which is the inspiration behind Bonfire Night, took place in 1605, but today’s marking… Read more »

Staycations – Holidaying with Kids in the UK

Staycations have become very popular in recent years, as families have rediscovered the joys of holidaying in the UK. And what better place to enjoy a staycation with your kids than at a Harrison Holidays holiday park? Harrison Holidays parks With nine parks across the North of England, Harrison Holidays has something for everyone. So… Read more »

10 Reasons to buy a holiday home

Owning a holiday home is a dream for many individuals and families. The enjoyment of having a personal retreat in a beautiful holiday park cannot be overstated. It’s an investment that not only provides great satisfaction but also enriches your lifestyle and can even bring in some extra income for you. In this blog, we’ll… Read more »

Experience Magical Weekend Golf Breaks at Percy Wood Country Park

Are you in search of the perfect weekend getaway, combining your passion for golf with exciting adventures? Look no further than Percy Wood Country Park, nestled amongst the picturesque Northumberland countryside. With its 18-hole golf course, close proximity to the charming town of Alnwick (famous for its Harry Potter connections), and a plethora of outdoor… Read more »

Announcing the arrival of our new App!

NEW! We are thrilled to reveal that our new web app is about to land, making holidaying with Harrison Holidays even better! Starting from October, when you book your stay with us you will be able to take advantage of our new app that gives you all the inside info on staying at our parks…. Read more »

Here comes Halloween at Harrison Holidays

The countdown to the spookiest time of the year is on and for a thrillingly chilling time our holiday parks are the place to be! Check out Harrison Holidays for spine-tingling fun for all the family this October half term. Pumpkin parades, thriller music, fancy dress, mad science, ghostbusters, party nights – these are just… Read more »

Dog Friendly Caravan Holidays

Owning your own holiday home is the perfect way to ensure that your furry friend can always come with you on your holiday adventures. With your own holiday home at Harrison Holidays, you can be sure that your dog will have a comfortable place to stay and plenty of space to run around.  There are… Read more »

Owning a Harrison Holidays holiday home – Community

Holidays are a time for relaxation, fun, and exploration. Whether you’re an avid traveller or someone who enjoys occasional getaways, the idea of escaping the daily grind is undoubtedly appealing. However, have you ever thought about how owning your own holiday home could enhance your holiday experience? One of the best parts of owning your… Read more »

Cheap Family Holidays in the UK

Are you dreaming of memorable family holidays that won’t break the bank? With our selection of budget-friendly options, you can enjoy the perfect family getaway without compromising on quality or convenience. In this blog, we’ll explore how owning your own holiday home at a Harrison Holiday park can be a cost-effective and convenient solution for… Read more »

Let Harrison Holidays Entertain You

Over the next few weeks we are ticking off every entertainment idea conceivable with a calendar full of fabulous things to do and see brought to holidaymakers by the dedicated Harrison Holidays team.  Music, movies, karaoke, bingo… the list is endless. We’ve picked out a couple of highlights to give you a taster of what… Read more »

Meet the Bookings Team

Meet The Team Our Bookings Team are a crucial part of the magic when it comes to ensuring that holidaymakers have the best possible experience with Harrison Holidays.  They’ll come up with ideas on which park meets your wish list, they’ll match you to your ideal accommodation and they’ll give you the friendly service that… Read more »

Brand New Hot Tub Lodges at Percy Wood

One of the key ingredients for those seeking to get away from it all and escape the everyday grind is the addition of a hot tub into the holiday mix.  If total relaxation is on your holiday wish list then a hot tub is the perfect way to get a little ‘me time’. With hot… Read more »

Summer Events near our Holiday Parks

Our holiday parks are on the doorstep of some of the country’s most beautiful landscapes, beaches and national parks.  And for days out there is everything from theme parks to zoos;  walking trails to stately homes to enjoy. There are also lots of headline events to combine into your vacation, with this really being the… Read more »

Summer at Harrison Holidays

Everyone at Harrison Holidays is brimming with joy as the summer is upon us and there is so much to look forward to.  The good times are here (literally!). Before sharing some of the summer happenings we have to give a shout out to the Harrison Holidays gardening teams and all they have done to… Read more »

Team Harrison Holidays put their best feet forward

The team from Harrison Holidays have been putting their best feet forward with some fundraising pursuits that have seen them embarking on trekking, walking and marathoning adventures.  This has all been in aid of some local charities close to their hearts. First out of the blocks was Elise Robertson, who is Group Finance Director and… Read more »

A VIP (Very Important Pets) invitation Pets go Free at Harrison Holidays

Everyone is part of the Harrison Holidays’ family, so when you stay at one of our holiday parks we’ll also extend an invitation to your pet at no extra cost. Our Pets Go Free offer is going to be available throughout 2023, making it a great time to book and enjoy some time away with… Read more »

Easter at Harrison Holidays

Make your 2023 Easter Eggs-ceptional Spring is about to burst into life and here at Harrison Holidays we have been busy consulting with the Easter Bunny to come up with a whole basketful of ideas to make your Easter at one of our beautiful holiday parks truly memorable. And it’s not just the little ones… Read more »

British Red Cross’ Ukrainian Crisis Appeal Donation

As a family business, it is always family values that are at the heart of everything that we do as a team at Harrison Holidays. So when we heard the news of the escalating conflict in Ukraine 12 months ago, and the devastating impact that it was having on families, we knew that we wanted… Read more »

North West’s Biggest Static Caravan and Lodge Show

From the 12th to 15th January, we are excited to announce that we will showcase over 60 holiday homes at our Southport Caravan Show. Join the Harrison Holidays team and explore a large display of new and pre-owned caravans, and delve into the lifestyle of owning a Holiday Home. This is a great opportunity for… Read more »

Halloween At Harrison Holidays

Summer might feel like a distant memory with the nights drawing in and the temperature dropping, but October can mean only one thing, it’s spooky season! We can’t think of anywhere else we’d like to spend it than sharing the Autumn nights with our loved ones in a cozy holiday home telling ghost stories. And… Read more »

Harrison Holidays to Offer Free Site Fees on All 2023 Holiday Home Sales

We are delighted to announce an irresistible offer to help first time buyers purchase their own holiday homes and lodges in our prestigious parks across the north of England. With prices from just £19,995, this offer  helps to make the purchase of caravans and lodges a more affordable option for the frequent holidaymakers among you… Read more »

It’s Been A Summer Of Fun At Harrison Holidays

If you visited Harrison Holidays’ parks this summer, you may have noticed our Summer of Fun events running throughout August. From wrestling at Riverside Holiday Park to practising your putting at the crazy golf at Percy Wood Holiday Park, there’s been an array of different activities to keep guests and their families entertained during the… Read more »

A Brief Guide To Owning a Holiday Home

We may be a little biased, but at Harrison Holidays, we think owning a holiday home at one of our parks will prove to be one of the best decisions you have ever made. Purchasing your first static caravan or lodge is undoubtedly a long-term investment, but it is easy to buy with Harrison Holidays,… Read more »

Harrison Holidays – August Events

This Summer At Harrison Holidays’ Parks The summer holidays are here, and if you’re getting ready to pack your bags, gather the family and head off to your holiday home at one of our fabulous holiday parks, then you can be sure we have a programme of events that will be sure to keep everyone… Read more »

Holidaying in the UK

Why You Should Enjoy A Summer Holiday In The UK The UK staycation was reinvented over the past couple of years when international travel was severely restricted by world events, and millions of British holidaymakers rediscovered what makes this country such a great destination for a summer holiday. Whether you want to relax by the… Read more »

Jubilee Events At Harrison Holidays

Queen Elizabeth II is the first British monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee and to mark the 70th anniversary of HRH’s ascension to the throne on 6 February 1952, celebrations are being held all across the UK and the Commonwealth, from street parties to fairs, and more. Harrison Holidays have got the bunting out for… Read more »

10 Places To Visit In Northumberland

Have you ever visited the beautiful county of Northumberland? This county in the North East of England sits just above Newcastle-upon-Tyne, stretching up the east coast to the border with Scotland, and with the Northumberland National Park to the west, towards Cumbria.  From the castles and hidden coves on the coast to the wildlife and… Read more »

Harrison Holidays supports Ukraine relief efforts with donations from Sales

UKRAINE CRISIS APPEAL What we’re doing Harrison Leisure Group have announced they are to add their support to the worldwide relief efforts in Ukraine, by donating £500 every month from the sales of holiday homes for the 2022 season to Red Cross who have helped more than 750,000 people since the conflict began. This includes… Read more »

Where To Stay in Northumberland

!Thinking about where to stay in Northumberland? Can’t decide between different holiday spots? If you’re looking to experience the best of England’s beautiful North East, you’re not alone. There’s a lot to love about a staycation destination that combines the best of coast and country! If you’re looking for a brilliant spot that has it… Read more »

Buy a Chalet Northumberland

Want to spend less time planning and more time with family and friends? Spare yourself all the hassle that an overseas getaway involves and buy a chalet Northumberland in one of Harrison Holidays’ top holiday parks. With a wonderful range of accessibly-priced chalets and lodges to choose from in our gorgeous Percy Wood Holiday Park,… Read more »

Buy a Chalet North East

Want to escape the crowds whenever it suits you? Itching to unwind in the countryside without stressing out about plane tickets, hotels, or where you’ll stay? When you buy a chalet North East with Harrison Holidays, you can own your own luxurious countryside house and treat yourself to a getaway any time you like. Harrison… Read more »

Family Holidays in Northumberland

Enjoy the countryside’s finest views on your doorstep and Northumberland’s top attractions just a short drive away on your next staycation. We have the perfect location for your family holidays in Northumberland at our very own Percy Wood Holiday Park in the Simonside Hills. Percy Wood Holiday Park is Harrison Holidays’ beautifully run staycation park… Read more »

UK Holidays in Northumberland

Searching for a peaceful, beautiful, and relaxing spot for the perfect UK Holidays in Northumberland? Harrison Holidays idyllic Percy Wood Holiday Park is the perfect place for your getaways and staycations! Conveniently located just a short drive from some of the region’s unmissable sightseeing spots, with a host of fun activities and days near by,… Read more »

Buy a Caravan North East

Relax into a wonderful staycation without any of the stress when you buy a caravan North East in our gorgeous Percy Wood Holiday Park. Harrison Holidays’ beautiful Percy Wood Holiday Park has a range of brilliantly priced statics that can be your home away from home, surrounded by stunning countryside on all sides! Whether you’re… Read more »

Buy a Caravan Northumberland

Stretch out in your own luxurious caravan in Northumberland’s gorgeous countryside, with walks, sights, activities, and brilliant facilities all at your fingertips. Harrison Holidays’ Percy Wood Holiday Park is our welcoming staycation getaway destination for families, couples, singles, and groups who want to unwind in comfort, ease and style. Harrison Holidays has the perfect range… Read more »

Staycations in the North East

Come and spend a wonderful summer at Harrison Holidays’ Percy Wood Holiday Park, our idyllic destination for your staycations in the North East! Set in a breathtaking location just past Northumberland’s      Simonside Hills, Percy Wood Holiday Park is full of excellent facilities to ensure your stay is a comfortable, entertaining one. We are… Read more »

Staycations in Northumberland

Out to find a relaxing, quiet, and scenic place for all your staycations in Northumberland? We’ve got the perfect spot for you at Harrison Holidays’ Percy Wood Holiday Park, our wonderfully located getaway spot just beyond the Simonside Hills. With a beautifully wide range of fun, inspiring activities and sights to see in the tranquil… Read more »

Holiday Lodges for Sale in Northumberland

Looking for a home away from home in the breathtaking Northumberland countryside? Come and own a view of the region’s finest natural beauty with a staycation haven of your very own. Harrison Holidays’ luxurious holiday lodges for sale in Northumberland are waiting to be your comfortable, tranquil base as you explore the surrounding area, while… Read more »

Holiday Parks in the North East

Planning a summer staycation for the whole family? Or a short weekend away with friends? Harrison Holidays’ Holiday Parks in North East have everything you need for a fun getaway outside of the big city. If you’re keen to explore historic castles, get active outdoors with a bike ride or immerse yourself in gorgeous woodland,… Read more »

Holiday Homes For Sale in Northumberland

Ready to relax after a long week, quarter, or year? With a holiday home of your own, you can skip the queues, tickets, and planning of the typical summer break, and pack up the car for a getaway in your own lodge! Harrisons Holidays has a range of beautiful holiday homes for sale in Northumberland,… Read more »

Holiday Parks in Northumberland

Escape from the daily grind and get close to nature with a tranquil base for exploring the countryside. Our holiday parks in Northumberland are the ideal setting for your weekend, holiday, and staycation adventures with all the creature comforts of home away from home. For the ultimate getaway in Northumberland, take a look at what… Read more »

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6 Ways Owning a Holiday Home Can Change Your Life

  Have you thought about holiday home ownership? Do you want to know if it is really worth it? Families are always looking for new ways to vacation. The latest trend is owning a holiday home. The good news is that having your very own holiday home can be extremely enjoyable and beneficial. From going… Read more »

Harrisonholidays.com – New & Improved!

If you’re a regular holiday-maker with Harrison Holidays then you may have visited us online recently and noticed something a little different… Our shiny new website is now live and frankly, we want to tell you all about it! All in one!   The first thing returning visitors will notice is that the new Harrisonholidays.com… Read more »

Why your perfect family holiday may be a lot closer to home than you might think!

We need a nice getaway every now and then. Preferably one that doesn’t involve travel insurance, airport parking, plane turbulence or finding a dog-sitter. But more often, we just want to spend some time quality time with the family. Relaxing, adventuring, touring, or doing something memorable. In that case, forget the stress of an overseas… Read more »