Choosing between purchasing a Holiday Cottage and a Static Caravan or Holiday Lodge.

Choosing between a holiday cottage and a static caravan or holiday lodge depends on various factors such as your preferences, budget, and intended use. If you are considering purchasing a holiday cottage in your favourite holiday destination, here are some points to consider: Cost: Cottages are generally more expensive to buy and maintain. Maintenance: Older … Continued

Cycling in the Northern Lake District and Solway Coast

Right out the gates of North Lakes Country Park are a network of perfect cycling routes.  National Cycle Network Route 72 can be joined just along the coast road.  Many of the roads around us are quiet country lanes with very little traffic.  Many of our static caravan and holiday lodge owners are keen cyclists. … Continued

Lakes, Mountains and Literary or Coastlines, Heritage and Wildlife?

If you’re considering static caravan ownership, at North Lakes Country Park, there’s no need to compromise when it comes to your surroundings. North Lakes Country Park is perfectly nestled between the beauty of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of the Lake District National Park,  Hadrian’s Wall, and the Solway Coast of Outstanding Natural Beauty.  So, … Continued

How to decide between private caravan holidays in the Lake District

So, you’ve decided to make the Lake District your holiday home from home. Congratulations! You’ve made a fantastic choice; one that will set you up for a lifetime of incredible holiday experiences and endless happy memories. However, there is still one very important decision you need to make; and that is which of the many … Continued

Of all the places to make your holiday home-from-home… why Cumbria?

Cumbria is a truly stunning county, set in the far north-west of England. Covering an area of 6,768 km², it’s England’s third-largest county, and is formed of the original counties of Cumberland and Westmorland, as well as parts of North Lancashire and North Yorkshire. In 2021, it was one of the most popular destinations for … Continued

Your ultimate guide to luxury holiday lodges in the Lake District

If you love visiting the Lake District, buying a static caravan or holiday lodge in the area is one of the best decisions you can make. Owning a luxury lodge in the Lake District not only grants you the luxury of visiting this beautiful part of the UK as often as you please and with … Continued

5 reasons to visit the lake district in Spring 2023

Drawing in a staggering 18 million visitors each year, The Lake District is a perfectly preserved time capsule. It boasts England’s longest lake, Lake Windermere, and highest mountain, Scaffell Pike, among its natural phenomena. Spring is when The Lakes are coming to life – it’s the perfect time to contemplate buying a static caravan here … Continued

Where is the best location to buy a static caravan?

Buying a static caravan is a fantastic investment for yourself and your family and when you purchase one, you open a world of possibilities for holidays in a home-from-home setting. In the UK, we are spoiled for the choice of where to buy a static caravan. At North Lakes, with our years of expertise, we … Continued

What are the best caravan models?

When you have made the decision of where to buy your caravan, you will find yourself faced with another equally major decision – what caravan model is the best and which style is going to accommodate your needs. Choosing the best caravan model to buy can be just as exciting as picking the perfect spot … Continued