Book Now Request a Brochure
Enquiries: 01524 791041

5 Reasons Why Lancashire is the Best Place to Own a Caravan Holiday Home

15th March 2021

ABI Elan 2017

Lancashire is one of the best places to own a holiday home. Spend your days exploring picturesque scenery and award-winning attractions before returning to your second home to relax and unwind.

Here we share just some of the reasons we think Lancashire is the perfect choice to purchase a static caravan. Moss Wood Caravan Park has much to offer including a convenient location and easy access to a host of award-winning attractions.

Convenient location

Moss Wood Caravan Park is within easy reach of a number of towns and cities. This makes it a convenient choice for prospective owners based in the North West. Our award-winning holiday park is just an hour’s drive from Bolton, Liverpool and Manchester. It’s therefore easy to escape the hustle and bustle of city living for regular weekends by the coast.

holiday homes in lancashire

At the end of a stressful week at work jump in the car and make the short drive to your second home. Here you can relax and enjoy quality family time in the comfort of your caravan. Without the distractions that come with a busy home life you’ll be able to indulge in your hobbies and enjoy a well-deserved break. You’ll be able to make the most of the peace and quiet that our rural setting provides.

Lancaster caravan holiday homes for sale

One of the many benefits of owning a static caravan close to your residence means you can enjoy more frequent trips throughout season. Visit whenever you choose without the hassle of booking in advance. If the weather looks good for the week ahead you can easily extend your getaway. Owners can enjoy complete flexibility when planning a family break.

World Class Attractions

There are a wide selection of world class attractions, just a short drive from our Lancashire holiday park. With so much to see and do in the local area, you won’t be short of activities to keep you entertained during stays at your luxury caravan holiday home. Owners with children or grandchildren can make the short drive to Blackpool to visit Blackpool Tower, Pleasure Beach, the Sea Life Aquarium and Madame Tussauds. Other popular attractions include, museums, galleries, theatres, gardens and wildlife parks.

blackpool tower

Of course, there are plenty are plenty of free things to do in Lancashire too. Spend lazy days relaxing on the beach, hiking the Lancashire Coastal Way or exploring the area by bike. If you don’t fancy leaving the park, you can make use of our on-site facilities. Children will love the outdoor adventure playground and the woodland walk and nature trail provide hours of entertainment in all seasons.

Lancashire Coastal Way from Moss Wood

Steeped in History

Over the centuries Lancashire has played host to some of the most defining events in British history. Learn more about the important role the area has played throughout the ages, during a trip to one of the historical attractions near our park. Lancaster Castle, home to the infamous Witch Trials of 1612 is less than 20 minutes’ drive. Tour the exuberant stately homes funded by the regions role in the industrial revolution to get a glimpse into the past.

Lancaster Castle near Moss Wood Caravan Park

Scenic landscapes

Lancashire boasts an abundance of beautiful scenery waiting to be discovered. Spend your leisure time exploring the Fylde Coastline or the countryside surrounding our park. As a holiday home owner, you’ll have plenty of down time to search out the best sights. Venture off the beaten track in search of lesser-known beauty spots away from the crowds.

sculpture on lancashire beach

Photo credit: Gerald Murphy, Flickr

The Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is within easy reach of Moss Wood Caravan Park. The Yorkshire Dales and Lake District National Park are slightly further afield, but still within easy reach for a fun-filled day out. Closer to home, Cockerham Sands, Glasson Dock, Fleetwood and Morecambe Bay are not to be missed. Our idyllic location is the perfect base for discovering the beautiful landscapes for which Lancashire is renowned.

Crook O Lune

If you prefer a more urban setting, there are some picturesque towns and villages to explore. We highly recommend trips to Galgate, Pilling Village, Poulton-le-Fylde and of course, Lancaster during your stay.

High quality food and drink

Lancashire boasts a wide selection of artisan food and drink. The areas abundant arable land and proximity to the coast enables farmers to produce high quality meat, vegetables and fish. We sell a range of local produce in our on-site shop, so you’ll have easy access to some of the freshest local goods. There are also plenty of farm shops and local markets in the area to stock up whilst you’re out.

Moss Wood Local Produce

If you don’t fancy cooking during stays at your caravan holiday home, there are a number of award-winning pubs, cafes and restaurants in Lancaster and the surrounding area. 


Moss Wood Caravan Park has a range of luxury caravan holiday homes for sale. Book an appointment for a private tour of our 5 star holiday park to explore our scenic grounds and facilities.

Moss Wood

Online Booking

Booking your stay at Moss Wood caravan park couldn't be easier