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Forest Holidays

Expand your horizons on your next UK staycation. Why not try something new with our incredible range of pre-bookable holiday activities and extras. Whether you’re after action-packed adventures or to simply unwind from the everyday, we’ve got you covered. Head out there and find those authentic local experiences you won’t find anywhere else. But don’t hang around to book — our activities get snapped up fast!


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Things to do on woodland holidays around the UK

  • Hampshire


    Relax together on a Vineyard tour. Let your spirits soar on a breathtaking microlight flight. Sync up with nature’s soothing rhythms with a Forest Bathing experience, available on location.

  • Cornwall


    Go pond dipping with your Forest Ranger and dive into a world of fascinating critters. Hit the bulls eye in an archery class or roam the forest trails on two wheels.

  • Cheshire


    Laugh together at crazy golf. Get hands on with a majestic bird experience or splash around at the aqua park

  • Gloucestershire


    Take star gazing to a whole new level with a night sky photography lesson. Run wild on an assault course or treat yourself to a gin tour at the Silver Circle Distillery.

  • Nottinghamshire


    Spark your creativity with a watercolours art class. Swing through the trees at Go Ape or test your aim with air rifle shooting.

  • Norfolk


    Drift along the River Thet in a canoe or go for a wild ride on a quad trekking expedition. Play like a kid again with a tree climbing experience (just like the good old days!)

  • Scotland


    Soak up incredible mountain views on a loch cruise. Test your balance at paddle boarding or splash your way through an unforgettable gorge walking adventure.

  • Wales


    Walk or cycle your way through nature and see wildlife with a fresh pair of eyes on a hiking holiday. Reach new heights on a rock climbing challenge in the stunning Snowdonia National Park. Or simply catch up over wine tasting at Pant Du vineyard.

  • North Yorkshire

    North Yorkshire

    Zoom above the treetops on a zipwire. Trot through the forest on a pony trekking afternoon or try your hand at axe throwing.



Forest Ranger activities 

Designed in harmony with the forest, our activities bring out the best in each and every one of our locations. What’s more, our Forest Rangers have so many special talents, from survival skills and bushcraft, to mindfulness and Forest Bathing. Please note Forest Ranger activities are not available at Beddgelert, Snowdonia.

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

Activities on offer

Forest SurvivalMini Forest RangersNocturnal AdventureNature TotsWildlife Wonders

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Wander through our winter lights

Take a wintery walk on our mini woodland trail

Step into a sparkling corner of the forest, alight with twinkling lights and woodland animals. Under the moonlit sky, there’s no better place to find your festive #ForestFeeling. Back this year at Blackwood Forest and new to the Forest of Dean for 2023.


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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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More things to do on your holiday





Forest Ranger
Forest Ranger

Health & wellbeing
Health & wellbeing

Hot tub
Hot tub


Spa treatments
Spa treatments

Walking & hiking
Walking & hiking



Hot tub included in every cabin

  • 1-8 guests
    1-4 bedrooms
    Golden Oak

    Spend time together in nature with our Golden Oak cabins. Fire up the barbecue on the decking and enjoy some well-earned downtime in the living area as you ease into holiday mode.

    Hot tub

    Log burner


  • 1-2 guests
    1 bedrooms
    Golden Oak Hideaway

    A romantic cabin for two, perfect for honeymoons and secluded weekends away. 

    Hot tub

    Log burner


  • 1-6 guests
    2-3 bedrooms
    White Willow Premium

    The newest addition and available at Delamere Forest, Garwnant and Keldy. Enjoy early 2pm check-in also included.

    Hot tub

    Log burner

    Outdoor kitchen



Holiday essentials

Extras to help you kick-back and relax

  • Flexible Amendment

    Flexible Amendment

    Our Flexible Amendment package has got you covered. We know that sometimes things change, and you might need to amend your holiday dates.

  • Breakage Protection

    Breakage Protection

    It’s the peace of mind you sometimes need. Rest assured that any accidental damage to the cabin, its contents and the location will be protected. 

  • In-cabin entertainment

    In-cabin entertainment

    Enjoy a movie or two with our entertainment package and premium Wi-Fi. Great for rainy afternoons too.

  • Choose a specific cabin

    Choose a specific cabin

    All our holiday cabins are dotted around beautiful parts of the forest, but you’ve also got the option to reserve your favourite spot. 

  • Cabin food delivery

    Cabin food delivery

    Order pizzas, curries, burgers, plus much more and we’ll bring it to your doorstep, contact-free. 

  • Dine-in at the Forest Retreat

    Dine-in at the Forest Retreat

    Enjoy Afternoon Tea (booking essential) or drop in for hearty breakfasts, tasty lunches, delicious dinners and a locally sourced tipple or two.

How to add extras to your booking

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

Whether you’re all about intrepid expeditions 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).



Inspiration for things to do on your forest escape 🏹

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children playing archery on a archery holiday
Mini Forest Ranger activities at Forest Holidays
Man sat reading in front of the log burner at Forest Holidays