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discover your outdoorsy holiday alter ego with Darwin Escapes

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January 7, 2021

Recently we’ve all been stepping outside more and exploring the stunning UK landscape, so now is the time to discover your holiday alter ego and find the perfect outdoors holiday break for you!

Whether you’re looking to sunbathe on every beach in Cornwall, wander the Yorkshire Wolds, or explore the legends and mountains in North Wales, we have the perfect resort waiting for you. In this post we’ve grouped together the types of outdoor getaways you may be looking for and have picked our top destinations where you can enjoy that type of holiday. Read below and find out your holiday alter ego is…

hiking your way

Is walking the countryside and climbing mountains your kind of thing? We have the best resorts to base yourself from where you can see some of the most spectacular sights in the UK.

The Lake District

our resorts: Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat & Thanet Well Lodge Retreat

man standing on a hill overlooking a great lake in the lake district


The Peak District

our resort: Rivendale Lodge Retreat

man standing on a mountain over looking the peak district landscape of mountains


North Wales

our resorts: Talacre Beach Resort & New Pines Holiday Home Park

groups of people walking towards snowdonia

surfing around

Spread your toes in the sand, chase the summer sun and spend endless days surfing in the sea. Explore the home of UK surfing in Cornwall or find secret beaches in Devon when you discover surfing is the way forward!


our resorts: Piran Meadows Resort, Sandymouth Holiday Resort & Mullion Cove Coastal Retreat

people walking towards the sea with their surfboards



our resorts: Hawkchurch Resort & Spa & Beach Cove Coastal Retreat

surfer on a wave at sunset



our resort: Wareham Forest Lodge Retreat

man teaching young boy how to surf

woodland wanderings

Lose yourself on woodland walks and explore long-lost trails. British woodlands are places of mystery and legends, find your favourite area and discover the hidden history.


our resort: Norfolk Woods Resort & Spa

couple walking with their dog



our resort: Kilnwick Percy Resort & Golf Club

family walking in the woods



our resorts: Bath Mill Lodge Retreat & Cheddar Woods Resort & Spa

couple walking and talking in woodland next to the lake


Isle of Wight

our resorts: Woodside Bay Lodge Retreat & Woodside Coastal Retreat

multi generational family walking through the woods

Have you found your outdoorsy alter ego? Find your holiday inspiration and explore the UK like never before!

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