Calling All Canines: Dog-Friendly Breaks in the Lake District

What could be better than an energetic walk amongst picturesque landscapes, with your canine companion by your side? The Lake District is renowned for its spectacular surroundings and wonderful walking routes, with dogs (and their owners!) flocking from all over the UK to marvel at the picture pawfect scenery. In fact, our beautiful corner of […]

What’s New for 2024 at Long Valley Holidays?

2023 was a fantastic year for us here at Long Valley Holidays, and 2024 is set to be a year full of exciting changes! There’s so much going on with glamping, camping, campervan hire and even weddings – and we can’t wait to share all our exciting plans with you! So, without further ado, keep […]

Top 5 Sustainable Christmas Gifts for 2023

By the nature of our business, we place great emphasis on the value of the natural environment, and we are committed to sustainable business principles. We love to partner and work with like-minded businesses and encourage our guests to think sustainably too. Whilst we all love Christmas, it can be incredibly wasteful. We all know […]

Fun-Filled Festive Events in the Lake District

The clocks have gone back and there is a definite chill in the air, which can only mean one thing… we’re officially counting down to Christmas! Although our glamping sites are now closed until March 2024, The Lake District is a truly magical place to visit at this time of year; as frosty mornings decorate […]

Spooktacular Halloween Events in the Lake District

It’s officially spooky season, and there truly is no better time of year to visit the Lake District. The ruby red and burnt orange hues of autumn are on display in all their glory, and the region is bursting full of spooktacular Halloween activities to get involved in. With haunted castles to explore, pumpkin picking […]

Getting the Most Out of Autumn in the Lake District

The Lake District is one of the most magical places in the UK to visit all year round, but in autumntime it truly comes alive with spectacular scenery and lavish displays of colour. There’s an almost inexhaustible range of activities to get stuck into here; you can embark on a long leisurely stroll or get […]

Top 5 Best Lakes for Paddleboarding in the Lake District

Boasting tranquil lakes, magnificent natural beauty, and stunning surroundings, the Lake District is the perfect destination for a paddleboarding retreat. Paddleboarding is a great way to explore the district all year round (if you can brave the cold in the late autumn and winter months!) and there are so many incredible spots to discover from […]

Top 5 Glamping & Camping Accessories

Calling all glamping and camping lovers! We know you love getting out into nature, connecting with the outdoors, and escaping the hustle and bustle of everyday life. You might think that you’re all decked out with the latest camping or glamping gear, but there could well be some accessories you might not have thought about. […]

Top 5 Easy Access Picnic & Swimming Spots in the Lake District

The Lake District is one of the most awe-inspiring locations in the UK, if not the world, boasting breathtaking views and spectacular scenery. Its glistening lakes, luscious land and magnificent mountains make it a sensational area to settle down with a picnic blanket and all your favourite food, or get the adrenaline pumping with a […]

Our Guide to the Top Five Easiest Walks in the Lake District

The glorious lakes, magnificent mountains, and flowering forests of the Lake District make it one of the most sought-after holiday destinations in the UK. One of the best ways to explore the district, offering the most sensational views and unique experiences, is by foot, as you venture along a plethora of different walking routes. For […]