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Sales surge at luxury lodge retreat company as British weather hots up and Staycationers holiday in UK

Luxury holiday lodge company Darwin Escapes is seeing a surge in enquiries as people shun foreign holidays in favour of a staycation.

It comes as British temperatures soar higher than Spain and bookmakers slash the odds on the summer of 2018 becoming the hottest on record.

Darwin Escapes sells luxury 5 star facility lodge living set within glorious countryside settings in locations including Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Somerset and North Wales.

Staycation Ideas for New Year’s Eve

Why not give 2017 a send off to remember by going on a staycation to celebrate New Year’s Eve?


There are plenty of options up and down the country to suit all budgets and tastes, from celebrations steeped in tradition, to family-friendly activities and parties that pull out all the stops. Take a look at The Money Shop’s top tips for the perfect New Year’s Eve getaway, this December.




Few places in the world celebrate the New Year quite like Edinburgh.


Award winning and family-friendly Hoburne Holidays

Summer holidays are packed with fun and adventure at Hoburne Holiday Parks. Each of the 7 distinctive parks are dotted in stunning scenic locations, including Hampshire, Dorset, Devon, Cotswolds, Cornwall and Somerset, all known for their diversity and variety. From coast to countryside, every park is a short distance from the activities and attractions that the area has to offer, keeping the whole family entertained.


Glamping redefined by ‘Secret staircase’

An innovative new campsite which has opened in the East Midlands has redefined luxury glamping by combining community, architecture and interior design.

In the Stix was opened this Summer in Greetham, Rutland, by Darren Blackwell and Alex Cowie and is the first campsite in the country to offer glamping domes with a solid mezzanine second floor, creating a family-friendly camping experience that encourages visitors to engage with each other and local businesses during their stay.

Back in time staycation: Dimmet in Devon offers quirky 1970s time travel holiday

Devon has a new staycation experience, and it’s all based around the 1970s.

Dimmet in Devon has launched for 2017 as the perfect staycation for couples or family, taking you back to an age of fun and family time.

Dimmet is a unique 1970s style holiday home close to the large village of Braunton (recently voted in the top 40 British beaches) and the award-winning beaches at Saunton Sands, Croyde and Woolacombe.

Afan Valley adventure resort: this summer’s most exhilarating investment

Just ten miles south of the Brecon Beacons, mid-way between Cardiff and Swansea, the outstanding natural beauty of Caerau Parc will be the location of the brand new Afan Valley Adventure Resort covering some 485 acres. From high octane flights down zip wires, to scaling challenging climbing towers and exploring treetop playgrounds, visitors will be offered an adventure experience like no other.