Things to do

Add some extra Forest Feeling to your break

Create the ultimate UK staycation with pre-bookable activities and extras ideal for all ages. Get stuck into action-packed adventures, unwind from the everyday and discover authentic local experiences you won’t find anywhere else. Just don’t hang about to book – our most popular activities get snapped up fast.

Outdoor activities

Fresh air and freedom

  • Forest Rangers

    Our Forest Rangers are here to bring the forest to life for you. Learn all about the natural world, explore the forest at night or test your woodland survival skills. An absolute must for mini-explorers and adults alike.

  • Forest Bathing

    Calm your senses, open your mind and discover the ancient art of Forest Bathing. Feel reconnected to nature, boost your wellbeing and restore your peace in an unforgettable guided forest bathing session with our resident experts.

  • Adventure holidays

    We’ve teamed up with the best adventure companies in the UK to deliver the best adventure holidays. From pony-trekking and kayaking to archery and quad biking, each location offers something seriously incredible.

Cosy nights in

Kick-back and relax

  • Meals, desserts and snacks

    Order pizzas, curries, burgers, ice creams and more and we’ll bring it to your doorstep, contact-free. Tasty stuff.

  • Gin and craft beer

    Support local and sample some unique regional flavours with our bestselling craft beer and gin discovery packs. Cheers!

  • In-cabin entertainment

    Enjoy the match or a movie with a premium entertainment and wifi package. Great for rainy afternoons too.

Indulgent extras

Ease into holiday mode

  • In-cabin spa treatments

    Relax surrounded by forest views and enjoy a soothing massage, beauty treatment or luxury spa treatment from an expert beauty therapist in the comfort of your hot tub cabin.

  • Dine-in at the Forest Retreat

    Get together for Afternoon Tea and Sparkling Brunch (pre-booking essential). Or drop in for hearty breakfasts, tasty lunches, delicious dinners and a locally sourced tipple or two. Dogs welcome.

  • Local experiences

    Head out on a guided nature walk or take a guided tour of local breweries, vineyards and distilleries. Plus, our team can let you know about the best festivals, markets, seasonal events and restaurants nearby.

More things to do in the forest

Feel closer to nature

  • Walking and hiking holidays

    Make the most of your time in the forest with gentle trails, challenging climbs and panoramic views. Ask us about the best routes or find inspiration on our blog.


  • Cycling holidays

    Explore the forest on two wheels with handy on-location bike hire (free helmets included). Simply log in to secure your bikes then collect when you arrive. Easy.

  • Find your nearest Go Ape

    Soar above the treetops, tackle sky-high rope bridges and channel your inner Tarzan. There’s a Go Ape near almost all our locations and Forest Holidays guests get 10% off.

Let us help you set the scene...

More than just your average holiday cottage with a hot tub, the forest provides a perfect setting for birthdays, anniversaries and celebrations. All with the people that mean most to you.

For an extra special stay, treat them to a luxury hamper, fizz & chocolates, fresh flowers and breakfast pastries. We’ve got scrumptious goodies for your four-legged friend, too.

All you need to do is pre-book before your break and we’ll make sure your extras are waiting for you when you get here. Nice.

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Personalise your forest break

An escape to the forest gives you the opportunity to get active, immerse yourself in nature and indulge in a little luxury.

Whether your ideal holiday is all about action-packed adventure or laid-back relaxation, our activities and extras offer something for everyone.

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

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*Activities, extras and menu options vary by location and season. All are subject to change and availability. T&Cs apply.