Category Archives: The Lake District

Refreshment during hiking with dog.

Dog-Friendly Pubs in the Lake District

The Lake District is a beautiful place to visit, with so much to see and do. From breath-taking scenery, fabulous hikes and adorable towns and villages to explore, it’s no wonder so many people flock here every year. If you’re … Continue reading

Friends toasting, saying cheers holding tropical blended fruit margaritas.

Best Lake District Pick-Me-Ups

With restaurants, bars and cafes once again opening their doors, local holidaymakers can enjoy the delights of the Lake District once more. The Lakes is full of places to eat and drink, and they’re one of the key reasons many … Continue reading

Why Now Is the Perfect Time to Purchase a Holiday Home

As we find ourselves in the midst of another national lockdown, you may be thinking about the brighter days that are ahead of us, especially all those holidays on the horizon. While it’s uncertain when travelling will be easier, there … Continue reading

The Best Walks for Families in the Lakes and the Dales

After spending so much time indoors, we understand that an outdoorsy holiday is what most families are craving right now. Our Caravan Park in Lancashire can provide all the outdoors experiences you need by virtue of being on the doorstep … Continue reading

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

The fence line on the summit

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