Forest Holidays

Your guide to exploring Delamere Forest

Discover Cheshire’s largest woodland area

Forest Holidays

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Looking for things to do at Delamere Forest? Our newest location does the trick if you’re looking to discover Cheshire’s largest woodland area on your next holiday. With cabins nestled among clusters of evergreen trees and activities starting from just £10, planning your summer holiday just got easier.

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Introducing our new cabins in Delamere Forest 

Our newest collection of cabins means you can trade your usual self-catering Cheshire breaks for a few nights in a real forest. Ramble along wide sandy paths that lead you through the famous Old Pale Trail, watch gulls and dragonflies at Blakemere Lake and look out into the Cheshire Plain on a holiday that feels extra special. 

Your cabin in the forest also boasts its very own outdoor hot tub where you can splash around after a jam-packed day or peacefully stargaze at night. Plus, Delamere Forest is home to our brand new White Willow Premium cabins. This cabin type provides an incredible alfresco setting for celebrations. Perfect for all those gloriously long summer evenings.

Cabin at Delamere Forest

New White Willow Premium cabins introduced at Delamere Forest, Cheshire

Dive into activities at Delamere Forest 

Finding things to do at Delamere Forest is effortless with our brand new programme of extras and activities. Whether you fancy seeing the forest by segway (or flying above it on a zip wire) there’s lots to keep you entertained. 

If you’re staying in our cabins at Delamere Forest, add activities to your holiday before you travel. Simply login to your account or phone us on 03330 110 495 and choose from a new birds of prey experience, archery and air rifle combo sessions, nocturnal adventures (and more) to get everyone excited about the holiday countdown. 

Or why not add a touch of luxury to your break? Extras range from welcome hamper and burger night packs to sparkling brunch and in-cabin spa treatments. All made even more indulgent when enjoyed against a backdrop of natural forest. 

Cheshire countryside

Explore the beautiful Cheshire countryside

Get back to nature at Delamere Forest 

Keep your self-catering break in Cheshire laidback by carving out time for the simple things in life. Give your wellness a boost with an afternoon of cycling, a daily morning walk among the trees or a spot of wildlife watching along the Sandstone Trail which runs through the forest. Discover the best places to walk in Cheshire.

If it's more unusual things to do at Delamere Forest you’re after, take a little inspiration from the latest travel trend. Human rewilding is the act of spending time in nature with the aim to restore and rebalance both body and mind. 

This could mean anything from watching a crisp morning sunrise over the treetops to gazing at butterflies dancing in an open meadow. The idea being that the more time you spend in nature, the more it integrates into your lifestyle, bringing with it a range of health benefits

The best way to rewild yourself is to start small and build up. Delamere Forest offers a beautiful setting for easing yourself into a lifestyle that feels more wild. Spend a few nights in the forest and you’ll have time to try new activities such as forest bathing (a favourite rewilding practice) and all the usual things you enjoy during your down time. A win win. 

Sandstone Trail

Rediscover a love of walking on the Sandstone Trail

Sleep in a real forest at the end of a magical day

After a day of uncovering the natural beauty of the woodland world, wouldn’t it be amazing if you could just… stay here? 

On a Forest Holiday there’s no need to make your way back to a city hotel or drive to a holiday cottage because you're already at your destination. Yep, really. You’re actually staying under the stars in a real forest. 

Sleeping overnight is definitely one of the most unique things you do at Delamere Forest. So whether you have little ones with you or want to surprise your partner, a forest break in Cheshire is sure to be a summer holiday hit. 

Feel inspired to tick this one-of-a-kind experience off your travel wish list? Book your self-catering Cheshire break today and be the first to stay at our new forest location when we open in 2021. 

Cabins hidden within the trees at Delamere Forest, Cheshire

Delamere Forest cabins hidden within the trees

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