Things to do at Delamere Forest, Cheshire

Things to do at Delamere Forest, Cheshire

Extras and activities to enhance your stay
Forest Holidays

Explore Cheshire further with a range of extras and activities

Step into a new world without needing to leave the forest at our location in Cheshire. Stay in our collection of log cabins in Delamere Forest, choose from our range of extras and activities and carve out some proper time together in nature. Whether you want to spend a couple of days exploring or enjoy your entire break surrounded by secluded woodland, here’s how you can make the most of your staycation in the forest.

Fuel up for the forest quiz

Join us every Wednesday and Saturday in the Forest Retreat from 5pm

Fancy a pre-quiz treat? Get the brains in gear with our Forest Quiz Night sharer in the Forest Retreat. Tuck into five mouthwatering mini-pots for £20 – just right for two.

Secure your quiz seat and save on your feast, with drinks included for £30 when you pre-book. Available from 22 March at all locations (excluding Beddgelert).


  • Skin-on fries
  • Panko-breaded onion rings
  • Sweet chilli-drenched chicken tenders or vegetarian nuggets
  • Garlic & herb ciabatta shards
  • Sweet potato wedges with mayonnaise
  • Tuck in while you tackle the Forest Quiz rounds and enjoy a night out in the heart of the forest.
  • Simply pre-book your food in my account, choose your day, then confirm your mealtime when you check-in.
Mini Explorer Bundle
Save 10%
Mini Explorer Bundle

Nature Discovery Trail
At Delamere Forest
Nature Discovery Trail

Forest Nature Trail
From £7.95
Forest Nature Trail

Forest Quiz Sharer
£30 for two guests
Forest Quiz Sharer

Excludes Beddgelert

Forest Fizz and Scones
Perfect for two
Forest Fizz and Scones

Friday Night Pizza special
In-cabin delivery
Friday Night Pizza special

Our new menu
Just good food
Our new menu

Happy Hours at the Forest Retreat
2pm - 4pm
Happy Hours at the Forest Retreat

Thursday & Sunday

Breakfast in the Forest Retreat
Free refills on tea or coffee
Breakfast in the Forest Retreat

Excludes Beddgelert

Sir Woofchesters launch
New for 2024
Sir Woofchesters launch

Disc Golf
From £10
Disc Golf

Cropton & Thorpe Forest

Garwnant Guided Walking Trail
From £15
Garwnant Guided Walking Trail

There’s nothing like flying through the forest on two wheels!

There’s nothing like flying through the forest on two wheels!

Hire bikes with us for a day or a whole week and explore off the beaten track.

Tackle trails or slow down to spot the wildlife as you cover more corners of the woodland. Plus, our family bike accessories make it easier to explore together.

Pre-book your bikes through my account then simply pick up when you arrive.

Follow our Nature Discovery Trail

Calling mini explorers! Get hands-on in the forest with this brand-new nature trail, only at Delamere Forest.

Explore the incredible wildlife around you, get stuck into activities and learn amazing things about nature.

Use your discovery pack and follow our five stepping stones to nature. Get to know your forest friends. See, hear and touch nature all around you... and have an incredible adventure in the forest.

Available from: 23rd February 2024
Price: From £8.95

Pre-book your trail here

Forest Ranger activities in Delamere Forest

Spend some time with our resident Forest Ranger Phillip and learn the secrets of Delamere Forest. 

Activities on offer:

Forest Survival | Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday 
Mini Forest Rangers | Wednesday and Saturday
Nature Tots | Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Wildlife Wonders | Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Nocturnal Adventure | Sept - May | Thursday and Sunday 

Log in to your account to pre-book ranger activities before your stay.

Foam Clay and Pottery Painting

Indoor activity for the whole family

Head to the Forest Retreat and discover your creative side. Choose from a selection of our favourite woodland animals and experiment with spongy foam clay or paint a masterpiece to take away that same day. Painting option not available at Delamere Forest.

Log in to your account to pre-book.

Small Bisque - Foam or Paint | £6.95
Medium Bisque - Foam or Paint | £10.95
Large Bisque - Foam or Paint | £13.95

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Save 10% on your Go Ape experience when you stay with us.

Take a trip with the whole tribe, packed full of adventure!

Look out for our emails with offers and activities to book before your stay – they'll include your unique discount code.


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Activities at Delamere Forest

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Things to do at Delamere Forest

  • Pre-book and personalise your stay

    Pre-book and personalise your stay

    For an easy way to treat yourself, browse our range of extras and add them onto your booking so they’re ready when you get here.

  • Explore the Cheshire countryside on two wheels

    Explore the Cheshire countryside on two wheels

    Cheshire is an unbeatable destination for mountain biking and cycling holidays. Tackle steep hills, get involved with local challenges and seek out the many hidden tracks that run through the forest and beyond. 

  • Discover Cheshire on-foot

    Discover Cheshire on-foot

    Your cabin in the forest is surrounded by evergreen trees and sunlit woodland roads. Take in the sights on a relaxed stroll or a hike through the rolling hills and green fields of Cheshire on your walking holiday. Before you head out, drop into the Forest Retreat for maps and handy tips from our team. 

Discover something new

Try your hand at our most exciting activities ever. Take aim in an archery session or enjoy some kayaking and fly high above the forest on a Go Ape challenge where our guests can enjoy 10% off when it's added to your break. Or get up close and personal with hawks, falcons and eagles in a Meet the Birds experience you’ll always remember.

Cheshire holidays in Delamere Forest

Our Delamere Forest location offers spacious cabins with views of the Cheshire countryside. In this beautiful setting, rediscover your sense of calm, rekindle your love of adventure and learn about the natural world. Book your restorative break today and escape to the great outdoors.

How to add extras to your booking

Don’t miss out. Log in to your account to browse extras and activities and pre-book before your stay. The best way to kickstart your holiday countdown (and get that Forest Feeling before you even arrive).

What is our Premium Wi-Fi & In-Cabin Entertainment Package?

Our In-Cabin Entertainment package is an optional upgrade, bringing premium features to the connected TV in your cabin. With In-Cabin Entertainment you'll have access to high speed Wi-Fi internet, unlimited movies, HD streaming and much more.

You can add In-Cabin Entertainment when booking your cabin, if you have an existing booking call us on 03330 110 495 or Login to My Account.