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Things to Do

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Old Holly Farm
A6 Farm animals, ( 4 minutes away ) watch milking in the parlour with popular cafe and indoor and outdoor play areas. Mini tractors to drive, free large petting animals, including donkeys, Pygmy goats, Alpacas, Piglets, lambs, rabbits, deer (in season) and much more. www.oldhollyfarm.com
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Bowland Wild Boar Park
Chipping. Forest of Bowland PR3 2QT Tel: 01995 61554 See the animals in the park, wild boars, llamas, wallabys, red squirrels, meerkats, racoons, pet lambs just to name a few. Lamb feeding, great barrel and tractor rides, indoor play area. www.wildboarpark.co.uk
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Williamson Park
Lancaster LA1 1UX Tel: 01524 848338 …54 acres of beautiful parkland with woodland walks, breath-taking lake District views. The park includes the iconic Ashton Memorial, fountains, a butterfly house, a café, a children’s play area. www.lancaster.gov.uk
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White Scar Cave
Ingleton LA6 3AW The longest show cave in Britain.A spectacular natural cave system. Set off with your guide along the cave trail to see underground streams and waterfalls, thousands of stalactites, and the massive Battlefield Cavern.Great for the Adults or kids even on a rainy day. www.whitescarcave.co.uk
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Blackpool
Blackpool zoo, amazing award winning tower circus or the World famous Tower complex. The Pleasure Beach, Madam Tussauds, Ripleys ‘Believe it or Not’. Amazing 84-degree tropical climate waterpark called the ”Sandcastle” the largest indoor waterpark in the UK . The beach and the sea and Don’t miss the ILLUMINATIONS – the greatest free show on www.visitblackpool.com
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The Lake District
England’s largest national park with everything it has to offer is only 25 minutes away and well worth a visit at any time of year.With the spectacular scenery, wildlife, history & culture, mountain ranges & lakes, views not to be missed. Visit Beatrix potters home and Museum or have a visit to breath taking Lake Windermere. www.peterrabbit.com
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World Class Steam Trains
World class steam trains in magical scenery.Enjoy views from your carriage up to Lakeside; the southern tip of Lake Windermere. Then if you fancy, combine the trip with a visit to The Lakes Aquarium or continue your journey aboard a Windermere Steamer boat to Bowness or Ambleside www.lakesiderailway.co.uk
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Windermere Boat Cruises
Windermere Boat Cruises, enjoy a quality scenic water tour around Windermere lake. No matter where you start your journey, be it Bowness, Ambleside or Lakeside the spectacular voyage gives the traveller magnificent views of mountain scenery, secluded bays and the many wooded islands. www.windermere-lakecruises.co.uk
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Lakeland Motor Museum
Amazing diverse and unique road transport collection of some 30,000 exhibits displayed in a state of the art premises with a beautiful lake district riverside setting. Included is the must see ‘Donald Campbell exhibition’.  www.lakelandmotormuseum.co.uk
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Blackpool Zoo
Multi award-winning Blackpool Zoo is a family-friendly destination with over 1500 rare and exotic animals from all over the world, including big cats, apes, giraffes, elephants, sea lions and many more. www.blackpoolzoo.org.uk
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Walling's Ice Cream
Walling’s ice cream parlour portions are the stuff of legends and won’t disappoint on choice or quality! Hand crafted chocolates, sundaes and ice creams are all made on site and available along with other local produce. www.wallings.co.uk
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Lancaster Castle
This Grade 1 Listed Building is the site of three successive Roman forts and has been described by English Heritage as “as the North-West’s most important historic and archaeological monument”. Visit the oldest prison in the world and the most modern prison. www.lancastercastle.com

Or just Stay at the lake and enjoy FREE:

  • Free parking next to lodge
  • Very friendly welcome
  • Gated 34 acre site
  • Wide screen TV
  • Use of 12 boats
  • 25 mountain bikes
  • 4 four man pedalos
  • 10 sit on kayaks
  • Riverside fire pit kit with marsh mellows, fire lighters & kindling
  • 9 hole crazy golf course
  • Fresh eggs (courtesy of our chickens Ken & Tucky)
  • Sparkling prosseco & chocolates
  • Free 100% WI-FI in every lodge
  • DVD player with good choice of dvd’s
  • You can borrow wellies
  • Ping pong table & spiral slide
  • Children’s play area
  • Castellated kids slide & swings
  • Landscaped water side walk ways & new river bridges
  • Den with pool & football tables
  • Piano, drum sets, guitars
  • Pirate,Pixie & cowboy zones
  • New giant 7’ Shrek, 7’Kung Fu Panda & Batman
  • Summer Houses with taxidermy & cricket collection
  • 12 piers on our 24 acre lake
  • Wii Consoles with games
  • Guitars & swing ball
  • Use of giant outdoor Jenga & Giant chess set
  • French bowls lane
  • Pet runner & tufty ducks
  • Black swans, white & coloured peacocks

Cleveley Mere Short Break

Watch a short video made by one of our guests