Summer holidays and breaks in the forest

Explore the forest on a self-catering break

Refuel, reconnect and run wild. Discover summer staycations filled with real freedom, real fun and real moments in beautiful forest settings. Book yours now.


Featured summer breaks

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Last updated 30 July 2021

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Top picks for 2022 summer holidays in the UK

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  • Summer holidays for families

    Splash around in the hot tub, tuck into pizza under the stars and become a Mini-Forest Ranger on your best-ever summer staycation.

  • August bank holiday breaks

    Escape to the forest for a long weekend break. Unwind in a hot tub surrounded by swaying trees and dine alfresco late into the evening.

  • Father’s Day breaks

    For Dads who deserve downtime. Complete your getaway with a Craft Beer Discovery pack or a super-tasty Rick Stein at Home kit. Yum.


Discover summer break destinations in the UK

Your 2022 staycation, sorted.

  • Holidays in England

    With cabins and treehouses in Sherwood Forest, Cornwall, Hampshire, Yorkshire and the Forest of Dean, discover the perfect base for your summer holiday in England.

  • Holidays in Wales

    Sheltered in Snowdonia National Park, Beddgelert offers the ultimate holiday in Wales. Scale mountains, soak up the scenery and sample wonderfully Welsh flavours.

  • Holidays in Scotland

    Find our lodges in Scotland at two lochside locations. Choose Argyll for the Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park or stay close to the highlands in Strathyre.


Who’s coming with you?

Epic family getaways, forest breaks for two and cabins for groups

  • Family holidays in summer

    Run, jump, splash and swing your way through a summer holiday filled with moments of real natural wonder.

  • Summer breaks for two

    Stay in a hideaway cabin surrounded by birdsong and beautiful views. A great way to carve out time together.

  • Summer group breaks

    Experience wild adventures and indulgent extras on an unforgettable group getaway that'll make you say "wow".

Experience real natural wonder

  • Let’s Go Ape!

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

     

  • Pre-bookable bike hire

    Explore the forest on two wheels with on-location bike hire (free helmets included). Log in to book your bikes then collect when you arrive.

  • Pizza night pack

    Tuck into pizza surrounded by the sights and sounds of the forest. Pre-book before your stay and we’ll deliver at a time that suits you.

  • Forest Ranger

    Archery

  • Movie night treats

    Barbecue pack

Where will you discover next?

Searching for places to go on holiday in the UK? Look a little closer to home and opt for a staycation to one of the top UK destinations for summer holidays.

Whether you’re planning a self-catering holiday in June, July or August, we’ve got all the inspiration you need for short breaks, weekends away, family holidays and more.

Read our blog on the best UK holiday destinations of the year and start planning your next adventure.

Why choose a forest holiday

Britain’s best kept staycation secret

  • Our locations

    From the Cornish coast to the shores of Loch Long, escape the everyday at one of 11 locations nestled in the UK’s most beautiful forests.

  • Our cabins

    Enjoy woodland views, spacious surroundings, your own outdoor hot tub, and much more. Sleeping 1 to 10 guests, discover the ideal cabin for your next staycation.

  • Food & drink options

    Order delicious hot meals, desserts, treats and drinks directly to your cabin or stock up on picnic supplies and locally sourced groceries at the Forest Retreat.

Book your summer break in the UK today

Family breaks in the forest, woodland cabins for two, treehouse cabins for groups – we know you'll want to come back and see us again and again. Because once you visit our inspiring locations, you never let your Forest Feeling go. It’s what makes our summer holidays so special.

From weekend breaks to week-long holidays, a hot tub cabin in the forest ticks all the boxes. And ours are already selling fast for 2022 summer breaks. Whatever kind of summer holidays you’re searching for, don’t wait to book. Feel closer to the natural world, reconnect with each other and find your Forest Feeling on a summer holiday in the UK.

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