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Holiday parks with lodges and entertainment

Holiday Parks with Lodges and Entertainment

Enjoy the best of our holiday parks with lodges and entertainment. At Harrison Holidays, we bring you the perfect mix at four of our holiday parks. Each park offers a unique experience, in different corners of England.     Holiday Parks with Lodges and Entertainment – North West  If you are looking for a break… 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 »

We’ve got your Christmas getaway all wrapped up at Wild Rose

Join us at Wild Rose Holiday Park in Cumbria as we celebrate the festive season with an events programme that’s bursting with Christmas cheer for all the family. We begin the official countdown to Christmas with the switching on of our festive lights, which takes place on Friday 1 December and will see the holiday… 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 »

Holiday Home offers

Making the decision to own your very own holiday home is a huge step. There are many factors to consider, including getting a deal which suits your financial situation and choosing the perfect site for your requirements. We offer static caravan sales at eight of our nine parks. Each Harrison Holiday Park is unique, surrounded… 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 »

Amazing day trips to the Lake District

Located amongst the beautiful landscapes of the Lake District, Wild Rose Holiday Park offers a peaceful and relaxing escape. However, the beauty of this location extends far beyond the park’s boundaries. With its stunning natural wonders, picturesque towns, and rich cultural heritage, the Lake District will have you exploring the area with a series of… 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 »

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 »

Park focus: Wild Rose Holiday Park

Right in the heart of the Eden Valley is our award-winning, beautiful Wild Rose Holiday Park, right between the majestic Pennines and Lake District National Park. Wild Rose was awarded the prestigious 2022 and 2023 Travellers Choice award in recognition of our positive visitor experiences. This award means Wild Rose is rated within the top… 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 »

Exploring the Pennines from your holiday home

The Pennines (Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty), often referred to as the “backbone of England,” is just on the doorstep of Wild Rose Holiday Park in Cumbria. With its vast and picturesque landscape and a huge network of walking routes, the Pennines are a great bonus for holiday homeowners and visitors to the park. If… Read more »

Eden Valley Walks 

Walking routes near Wild Rose Holiday Park in Cumbria  Wild Rose Holiday Park is perfectly situated for enjoying the many walking routes that Cumbria has to offer, being right in the middle of the Lake District, Yorkshire Dales and North Pennines. Whether you’re looking for a short stroll through the local villages or a more… 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 »

New Leisure and Entertainment Complex at Wild Rose Holiday Park

We are celebrating the launch of phase two of our brand-new leisure and entertainment complex at Wild Rose Holiday Park in Cumbria. Contemporary, luxurious, stylish…. these are just some of the words that you would use to describe the fabulous new facility that will be available for all holidaymakers to enjoy during their stay at… 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 »

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 »

King’s Coronation Celebrations at Harrison Holidays

At Harrison Holidays we are getting ready to give the royal treatment to a programme of entertainment to mark the King’s Coronation. We’ll be getting into the spirit of pageantry and parades with a whole host of activities taking place at some of our parks so that our holiday makers and holiday home owners can… Read more »

Kids Eat Free when you book with Harrison Holidays!

Harrison Holidays has just made your 2023 family holiday taste even sweeter with our brand-new Kids Eat Free offer! This is a fantastic addition to a holiday menu that features beautiful holiday parks across the North of England’s most stunning locations, a fabulous choice of accommodation, lots of outdoor activities and entertainment to keep everyone… 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 »

Meet Graeme, Park Manager For Wild Rose Holiday Park

Have you visited our award-winning Wild Rose Holiday Park in Cumbria? Nestled on the edge of the spellbinding Lake District, close to the picturesque village of Appleby, Wild Rose is the ideal place to stay if you’re looking for a gateway to the lakes and fells of Cumbria or the majesty of the Yorkshire Dales…. 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 »

Wild Rose Holiday Park Lawn

Wild Rose Wins TripAdvisor’s 2022 Travellers Choice Award!

We always strive for the best at Harrison Holidays and aim to ensure our holiday parks provide an incredible experience possible for our guests, so we’re over the moon to announce that our Wild Rose Holiday Park in Cumbria has been awarded the coveted TripAdvisor 2022 Traveller’s Choice Award. Nestled in the Cumbrian Valley, overlooking… Read more »

New Bar & Restaurant Complex Coming To Wild Rose

We are pleased to announce that phase one of a new bar and restaurant complex is due to be opened at our Wild Rose holiday park in Appleby, Cumbria, and will provide food, drink and entertainment for our guests. Set within the grounds of the stunning Wild Rose Holiday Park, within walking distance of picturesque… 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 Must-See And Do Activities In Cumbria

The county of Cumbria, in the northwest of England, is one of the country’s most beautiful regions, boasting incredible views regardless of whether you’ve scaled its impressive hills or sat on a bench at the side of one of its many lakes. From the charming town of Grange-over-Sands in the south, with views over Morecambe… Read more »

Why my dog loves staying at Harrison Holidays

As a new owner with an energetic five month old puppy, the idea of taking our fur baby Keeley on holiday with us was a daunting one. Going abroad was out of the question and the last few years had given us an appetite to see more of what this country had to offer, so… 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 »

Wild Rose Holiday Park Lawn

Where to Stay in Cumbria

Planning a holiday for the family, but not sure where to stay in Cumbria? Look no further than Harrison Holidays’ award-winning Wild Rose Caravan Park, where you’ll find your home away from home. At Harrison Holidays, we’re more than ready to welcome you with our static holiday homes, glamping hives or HarriPods, and luxurious staycation… Read more »

Buy a Chalet Lake District

Skip the lines and get straight into holiday mode whenever you want to when you buy a chalet Lake District with Harrison Holidays. Our quiet, well-equipped, and wonderfully located Wild Rose Caravan Park is full of staycation homes for you to own, right in the heart of the Cumbrian countryside. Wild Rose is Harrison Holidays’… Read more »

Buy a Chalet Cumbria

Everyone deserves a holiday, but with all the bookings, searches, and packing, they’re never quite as stress-free as we’d like. If family time, exploring, adventuring, and unwinding are higher on your agenda than planning, it’s time to get a holiday home of your own for staycations. Why not buy a chalet Cumbria with Harrison Holidays,… Read more »

Family holidays in Cumbria

Hunting for the ideal place to relax with the family next holiday? Harrison Holidays has all you need for the perfect break in our Wild Rose Caravan Park. If birdsong, nature walks, sightseeing, and lasting memories sound like your cup of tea, our picturesque park near the Lake District is where you want to be…. Read more »

UK Holidays in Cumbria

Not sure where to spend your UK Holidays in Cumbria? We at Harrison Holidays invite you to come and experience the scenic natural beauty of Cumbria, and all its fun sightseeing activities, at our Wild Rose Holiday Park. Our beautiful holiday park is ready to welcome you and your whole family or group with a… Read more »

Buy a Caravan Lake District

Settle in comfortably in your own holiday home when you buy a caravan Lake District, nestled in the heart of the Cumbrian countryside! Harrison Holidays excellently located static holiday homes are just a stone’s throw from the region’s finest vistas, sights, and walks, in our beautiful Wild Rose Caravan Park. With caravans for families, couples,… Read more »

Buy a Caravan Cumbria

Skip the bookings, queues, and research and cut straight to the fun with your own holiday home. In Harrison Holidays’ beautiful Wild Rose, you can enjoy a staycation just moments from Great Britain’s iconic Lake District when you buy a caravan Cumbriain our holiday park! If you’re tired of the city’s hustle and bustle, Harrison… Read more »

Staycations Lake District

Looking for the best staycations Lake District has hidden away? If a break from the big city is what you need, Harrison Holidays is ready to welcome you. Nestled in the serene, unspoiled countryside close by to the gorgeous Lake District, our Wild Rose Caravan Park has beautiful holiday homes, holiday lodges, and glamping experiences… Read more »

Staycations in Cumbria

Wondering where to spend your summer break? Come and explore Cumbria at its finest when you stay at Harrison Holidays’ popular Wild Rose Caravan Park! Set in an area of unforgettable natural beauty, Wild Rose Caravan Park is perfect for groups, families, and couples on staycations in Cumbria. With excellent facilities and a range of… Read more »

Holiday Lodges for Sale in Cumbria

On the hunt for an exquisite place to call your own, for endless relaxing staycations at the drop of a hat? With a holiday lodge in the Great British countryside, you can have escapes and getaways any time you feel like it. At Harrison Holidays, we’ve got beautifully maintained holiday parks that you can escape… Read more »

Holiday Parks Lake District

Looking forward to some quality time with the family, or a cost-effective getaway with friends? Harrison Holidays’ holiday parks in Lake District are waiting to welcome you for your summer staycations, weekend escapes, or retreats from the hustle of the big city. Located in the stunningly tranquil Lake District region, where nature’s best kept secrets… Read more »

Holiday Homes For Sale in Lancashire

Keen to escape the hubbub of the city and enjoy some family time? A holiday home of your own is the answer! With everything you need to enjoy a vacation your way, Harrison Holidays’ holiday homes for sale in Lancashire are set in beautiful parks in the heart of the British countryside. With on-site facilities… Read more »

Holiday Homes For Sale in Cumbria

Forget the 9 to 5 for a while and take the time to unwind in stunning natural surroundings with a holiday home of your own. Our holiday homes for sale in Cumbria are waiting to welcome you back every time you come to stay, with state-of-the art designs for every budget. If you’re tired of… Read more »

Holiday Parks in Cumbria

Planning a fun staycation for the whole family and on the hunt for holiday parks in Cumbria? Find an ideal base for exploring the country in Harrison Holidays Wild Rose Holiday Park, and experience the best of the British countryside this summer. Wild Rose is situated in the beautifully peaceful greenery of Cumbria, between the… 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 »

llama bikes hot chocolate lake district

7 Unique Things to Do in the Lake District and Cumbria

  Have you visited all the main tourist attractions in the Lake District and Cumbria? Are you looking for some unique things you can enjoy with the family? If you are searching for something different to do, do not worry. We have found some fantastic things you can do to keep everyone entertained. Let’s take… Read more »

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Why glamping is the perfect holiday option for Spring

  Love the idea of getting back to nature? But…finding it tough to let go of all those mod cons we take for granted every day? Glamping’s your answer – the perfect combination of fresh air, nature, and the sweet creature comforts of home. If you’ve never been glamping before, there’s never been a better… 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 »

Touring & Motorhomes Make Your Family Holiday…

What’s more fantastic than touring & motorhomes – being able to hit the road—and we mean really hit the road—in your own touring motorhome? Forget trying to stuff everything you might need into one ridiculous suitcase, and forget about those tragic budget airline charges for an extra kilo of weight. When you tour in a… Read more »