Category Archives: The Lake District

Top 4 Garden Centres near Old Hall Caravan Park

There’s nothing like a trip to the garden centre to liven up your weekend, so in this blog, we’ll show you our top four, including how much time it takes to drive there from our caravan park in Lancashire, whether … Continue reading

The River Kent, Kendal, Cumbria, England, with the clocktower of the Town Hall in the background

Autumn Events in Lancashire and the Lakes

Here at Old Hall, we want you to be able to make the most of your stay in your holiday home before our yearly offseason when we briefly close the park to carry out necessary groundskeeping and training for our … Continue reading

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Best Museums in the Lake District

When holidaying anywhere in Britain, you need back-up for a rainy day, and often, this means going to a museum or two. If you have friends or family with you, you will want to be sure that you are visiting … Continue reading

Tasty afternoon tea

Afternoon Tea in the Lake District

There are plenty of places to enjoy afternoon tea in and around the Lake District, and in this article, we’re exploring some of the best places to visit when you’re travelling from our caravan park near the South Lakes. Booths … Continue reading

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Walking Off the Festive Period

The Christmas period was great, and while none of us could regret the rare extravagance of a good Christmas dinner, many of us approach January with the aim of dropping some Christmas weight. There are plenty of ways you might … Continue reading

Where to Go in North Lancashire on Bad Weather Days

The sun doesn’t always shine, so what should you do during your stay at our Carnforth caravan park when it’s just too windy and rainy to be outdoors? From soft play centres to museums and other historic attractions as well … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events in The Lake District This November

It’s finally Autumn! There are no more heatwaves to sweat over and nature is hitting its most colourful and vibrant time of the year. The Lake District is beautiful all year round, of course, but if you’ve not visited during … Continue reading

Why Old Hall Caravan Park is the Best Campsite Near the Lake District

When it comes to a perfect holiday destination, it’s important to get it right. It’s a fine balancing act between picking an optimal location that’s surrounded by plenty of things to see and do, but without breaking the bank balance. … Continue reading

A single track country lane runs through the valley of the Trough of Bowland in the remote Forest of Bowland area of Lancashire, England.

Five of the North West’s Best Kept Secrets

Holidays in North Lancashire are often viewed as the perfect base to explore some of the North West’s best-known treasures. It puts you in easy travelling distance from the bright lights of Blackpool, the beguiling history of Lancaster and the … Continue reading