10 Spring Break Ideas and Where to Stay!

So the spring is here and you are probably wondering how to spend it?

Guess what? You are not alone.

After going on so many breaks, many people are lost on how to have a holiday experience different from the last. 

You want a holiday in a new location.

You want to sample new dishes and visit new attractions. In short, you want some new experiences

This is where we come in. Our experience in delivering awesome holiday accommodation comes in handy. We not only give you spring break ideas, but also our hot ‘top 3 lodges in UK’ where those experiences are guaranteed.

1. Beach Breaks

Feeling like lying on the beach? Or is it sailing you want? At the destinations listed below, you will get to enjoy all the water sports that you love and beach days. Who doesn’t like beach days! 

Talacre Beach, Wales

  • Horizon Restaurant and Lounge bar
  • It is a beachside holiday spot
  • Tennis and basketball courts
  • Sits next to Point of Ayr RSPB Nature Reserve
  • Golf courses and beaches
  • Access to Snowdonia National Park

Woodside Bay Lodge Retreat, Isle of Wight

  • A beachside resort in Cowes
  • Treatment rooms
  • Bistro and Wi-Fi Access
  • Sits next to a beach
  • Breath-taking views of the Solent
  • Access to the many Isle of Wight attractions

Leycroft Valley, Cornwall

  • Part of Autograph Holidays Collection
  • Pamper pack – champagne & chocolate
  • 2 miles from the beach
  • 7-acre woodland park
  • Picturesque villages
  • Outdoor hot tub

2. Entertainment Breaks

If onsite entertainment is your thing then take a look below.

Lochgoilhead Lodges, Northern Highlands, Scotland

  • Sits next to Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park
  • Big screen Sky Sports
  • 9-hole golf course
  • Evening entertainment
  • Sports such as archery, body zorbs, quad bikes, table tennis and badminton

Hunters Quay, Southern Highlands, Scotland

  • Entertainment lounge
  • Views of Holy Loch and Firth of Clyde
  • Steam room, sauna and spa bath
  • Snorkelling, raft building and waterwalkerz
  • Off road adventure
  • Seasonal entertainment

Sandymouth Holiday Park, Cornwall

  • Family entertainment
  • Children’s club
  • Bar, restaurant and clubhouse
  • 24 acres of meadowland
  • Set in an area of outstanding beauty
  • Lodges with outdoor picnic area

3. Outdoor Escapes

People fond of outdoors will have a field day enjoying old and new outdoor activities. Take a look;

Faweather Grange Lodges, Yorkshire

  • Guided biking in the mountains
  • Back packing and horse riding
  • Beginner cycling course
  • Outdoor hot tubs and spa baths
  • In-lodge therapies
  • Over 40 nearby restaurants

Ivyleaf Combe Lodges, Cornwall

  • Access to unspoilt Cornish coast and countryside
  • Beach explorations; Clovelly, Rock, Padstow and Port Isaac Beaches
  • Exploring Heritage Coast and Cornish Way on a bike
  • Pamper pack for couples


Sandybrook Country Park, Derbysire

  • Woodland walks
  • Snorkeling and sea soccoters
  • Archery, fencing and body zorbs
  • Cycling and walking trails abound
  • Visitng Chatsworth House and Alton Towers

4. Pet Friendly Escapes

Your four-legged friend is welcome to the destinations below. You will have ample woodland grounds to walk your dogs.

Thanet Well Lodge Retreat, Cumbria

  • Maximum of 2 pets at £70 each
  • Gateway to the Lake District National Park
  • Sailing, canoeing, paragliding and hang gliding
  • Outdoor hot tubs
  • Views of Carrock and Bowscale Fells

Hawkchurch Resort and Spa, Dorset

  • Allows up to 2 pets at £70pw each
  • Hammam steam room, sauna and hydrotherapy pool
  • A relax and romance package at 100 GBP
  • Access to Jurassic Coast
  • Bistro style restaurant
  • Fitness classes, pirates and yoga

Merley Woodland Park, Dorset

  • Allows a maximum of 2 pets at £7.50 per night
  • 10 acres of parkland and 5 acres of woodland
  • Merley Inn Bar and Bistro
  • Grocery pack and celebration cakes
  • Children play area

5. Private Hot Tub Escapes 

Nothing beats relaxing in a hot tub after a long day exploring the countryside, and the destinations below will offer you the best hot tub experiences!

Piran Meadows Resort and Spa, Cornwall

  • Indoor heated pool
  • Outdoor hot tub
  • Steam room and sauna
  • Serenity spa
  • Bar and restaurant
  • Laser clay and golf simulators

Kiltarlity Lodges, Northern highlands, Scotland

  • Indoor heated pool
  • Outdoor hot tub
  • Tennis court
  • Children play area
  • 15 minutes from Loch Ness
  • Nearby distilleries and castles

Brynteg, Wales

  • Outdoor hot tub
  • Indoor heated pool with children section
  • Steam room, sauna and spa
  • Snowdon Summit Railway 5 minutes away
  • Country club and restaurant
  • Adventure play park

6. Romantic Breaks

It’s important to save time for each other in our hectic lives, these 3 places really allow you to kick back and enjoy.

Tilford Woods Lodge Retreat, Surrey

  • Pamper pack – local sparkling wine, chocolate 
  • Outdoor hot tubs
  • Surrey Hills Area of outstanding beauty
  • Sauna in some cabins
  • Access to the popular Devil’s Punch Bowl

Ribblesdale Lodges, Yorkshire

  • Champagne and strawberries pack
  • Hindelini’s Gourmet Café
  • Bouquet of flowers
  • Outdoor hot tub
  • Gateway to Yorkshire Dales

Beach Cove Coastal Retreat, Devon

  • Beach hut-style accommodations
  • Outdoor hot tubs overlooking the sea
  • Golden sand beaches
  • Traditional coastal villages
  • Eden Project and Bude nearby..

7. Spa and Beauty Escapes

Perhaps this is the most ignored segment of holiday making. If you are just looking to relax, unwind and laze around, then a spa escape is what you need. Try one at any of the lodges listed below.

Cheddar Woods Resort and Spa, Somerset

  • Steam room and sauna
  • Spa treatment rooms
  • Fully fitted gym and health club
  • Indoor and outdoor play areas for children

Darwin Forest Country Park, Derbyshire

  • Evolution Health & Fitness Centre
  • Sauna, steam room, spa
  • Beauty and massage treatments
  • Woodlands to explore
  • Children play area

Shorefield Country Park, Hampshire

  • Reflections Elemis Day Spa
  • Indoor and outdoor heated pools
  • Steam room and sauna
  • Fitness centre
  • Live family entertainment

8. Family Fun Escapes

Making fond memories should be on the bucket list of every parent. And what better way to do this than packing your family off to a family escape in the countryside? One day you will remember these moments and pat yourself on the back – trust me.

Sandy Glade Holiday Park, Somerset

  • Adventure playground
  • Next Gen Games Room
  • Children’s club
  • Amusements
  • Clubhouse entertainment

Marlie Holiday Park, Kent

  • Clubhouse with family entertainment
  • Amusements
  • Children’s playground
  • Children’s club
  • Many wildlife parks, castles and amusement 

Penstowe Park, Cornwall

  • Amusements Room
  • George the Dragon Children’s Club
  • Beauty treatments
  • Evening entertainment
  • Canoeing and kayaking

9. Budget Breaks

Perhaps this Spring, the picture on your finances face is not too rosy… you need a weekend break. Below are some of the best budget self-catering lodges in the UK. Try one of them and thank us later…


Bainland Lodges, Lincolnshire

  • £149 per week
  • Starbucks coffee
  • Wi-Fi access
  • Archery, fencing and waterwalkerz
  • Table tennis and badminton
  • Idyllic countryside on a bicycle

Whipcott Water, Somerset

  • £175 per week
  • In-lodge therapy
  • Pamper pack for couples
  • Cheddar Gorge Caves nearby
  • The beautiful beaches of North/South Devon 

Queenshill Lodges, South West Scotland

  • £179 per week
  • 8 miles from the beaches of South West Scotland
  • Activities; sailing golfing, and fishing
  • Trips to Ireland
  • Galloway and Dumfries not far

10. Luxury Escapes

If you are looking for luxury, look no further. The lodges listed below will give you a holiday package fit for royalty!

Merley Woodland Park, Dorset

  • Ultra luxury holiday lodges and homes
  • Merley Inn
  • Grocery Pack
  • Pamper pack – champagne and chocolates
  • Use of Oakdene Forest facilities
  • Outdoor hot tubs

Ladram Bay Holiday Park, Devon

  • Inflatable canoes & body zorbs
  • Jacuzzi, steam room and sauna
  • Sun loungers
  • Sky Sports bar
  • Club with live cabaret

Golden Sands Brean, Somerset

  • Views of the sea
  • Sea fishing
  • Watersports
  • Adventure and wildlife visits
  • Outdoor hot tubs
  • Open plan living in the lodges

We want you to have the best spring break ever. If you are happy with our list, don’t forget to share it with your friends…or the entire world. Everybody deserves a break don’t they.

About the Author
John Devlin loves a good family getaway. He is also a "self-confessed" hot tub enthusiast. Through this website, he hopes to share valuable information about the best hideaways in the UK.

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