walking holidays in the UK
Are you looking for walking holidays in the UK? Then look no further than Darwin Escapes.
We have a number of holiday parks across the UK which are located in scenic areas and offer our customers the chance to enjoy stunning walking routes with beautiful surroundings and a plethora of natural wonders.
Take your time to look through our destinations from across the UK and find the resort which you feel would be best for you on your next walking holiday.
Thanet Well Lodge Retreat
If you are looking for walking holidays in the Lake District, you should consider our Thanet Well Lodge Retreat, which is located near Greystoke Forest in Cumbria. The resort is located in a stunning natural environment with many of the areas famous Lake within easy driving range.
You could decide to head to the highest mountain in England – Scafell Pike which has an elevation of 3,209 feet above sea level, and forms one third of the popular Three Peaks Challenge. Why not scale this famous mountain and enjoy the spectacular panoramic views from the peak, where on a clear day you can see other mountains from across the UK including Wales, Ireland, Scotland and the Isle of Man.
Another popular walking destination in this glorious region is Coniston Water which is the third largest lake in the Lake District with a length of five miles and width of half a mile. This is a peaceful location to explore and stunning views. You may also catch a glimpse of the Victorian steam yacht Gondola, which has been renovated by the National Trust and sails between March and November.
This is just a small sample of the many stunning walking locations in the Lake District. All of these are within easy reach from our Thanet Well Resort.
Mullion Cove Coastal Retreat
A great place to stay if you are looking for walking holidays in Cornwall is our 5 Star rated Mullion Cove Coastal Retreat, which is located on the scenic Lizard Peninsula and is the most southerly point of the British mainland.
Here there are plenty of picturesque beaches and coves to be explored, including Kennack Sands and Kynance Cove in what is a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. You could also take the short walk to Mullion Cove which has a stunning working harbour that is now owned by the National Trust.
Enjoy these countless scenic walking routes before retiring to your stunning holiday lodge, which is equipped with all of the home away from home comforts you could ever wish for.
Woodside Coastal Retreat
Talking of Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, why not consider walking holidays in the Isle of Wight from our Woodside Coastal Retreat in Cowes where you will have access to a private shingle beach.
There are plenty of scenic walking locations to be taken advantage of here, including the 57 miles of varied coastline which is both aesthetically pleasing and also challenging in places. Nearly 30 miles of the seashore is designated as Heritage Coast and can be easily accessed near Cowes.
Also available in Cowes is the Red Squirrel Trail which has mostly been created from disused railway lines. Take advantage of the stunning wildlife habitats including woodlands, wetlands and farming countryside along the way on this breathtaking trail. As the name suggests, you can expect to see the odd red squirrel or two during your walk.
Woodside Bay Lodge Retreat
Another option on the Isle of Wight is the new Woodside Bay Lodge Retreat which is located just down the road from its sister park Woodside Coastal Retreat, meaning that you will have access to the same scenic walking routes when you stay here.
What sets this resort apart from others in the region is the accommodation, with tree house holidays available alongside our holiday lodges.
walking holidays in Dorset
We’ve also got it covered if you are looking for walking holidays in Dorset, with Wareham Forest Lodge Retreat. Our resort is ideally situated within easy reach of the Jurassic Coast which runs for 96 miles along the coast and offers you the chance to enjoy various scenic walking routes.
Wareham Forest Lodge Retreat also offers access to a number of walking routes and will appeal more to those of you who are looking for complete relaxation after a busy day exploring the area.