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16th November 2023
Holiday Homes for Hire

New for 2024 - we now offer holiday homes for short term holidays

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23rd October 2023
Static caravan ownership in the Yorkshire Dales

With beautiful scenery, flowing rivers and rolling hills, owning a static caravan at Akebar Park in the Yorkshire Dales is a fantastic base to get exploring!

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22nd February 2023
What is a Seasonal Touring Pitch and why is it a good idea?

With over half a million caravan owners in the UK, it's no wonder we have earned our spot as Europe's second most nomadic nation. From seaside getaways to woodlands walks and everything between, there is nothing like hitting the open road with your trusty caravan in tow.

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30th January 2023
How to get the most out of your seasonal touring pitch in 2023

Nothing beats hitting the open road with your mobile home in tow, ready for an adventure. However, an increased number of caravan owners are finding that owning a seasonal touring pitch in the UK means you have the best of both worlds – familiarity as well as variety!

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26th September 2022
Why the end of the season is the best time to buy a static caravan

In a recent poll, 38% of static caravan and holiday lodge owners said they would like to escape to their static caravan or lodge during the winter months - and they’ve got a point!

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21st September 2022
Holiday rental vs holiday home – which wins out?

When it comes to holiday homes, you have two choices: Book a holiday rental, or buy a holiday home! Both certainly have their benefits; with a holiday rental, you can visit any number of places across the country (even the world) and enjoy something new each time.

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10th September 2022
The 4 best things about owning a caravan in the Yorkshire Dales

Fancy owning a caravan in the Yorkshire Dales so that you can holiday whenever you want? Read our blog on the best things about buying your own holiday home

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27th July 2022
The ultimate static caravan and holiday home interior quiz

Without a doubt, the best thing about purchasing a static caravan is having your own home away from home that you can retreat to throughout the year. And, when you purchase North Yorkshire caravan holiday homes at Akebar Park, you can customise your little slice of paradise to suit your individual wants and needs, so it truly feels like a luxury escape...

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9th May 2022
7 activities in the Yorkshire Dales you mustn’t miss this summer

Staying at static caravan parks in the Yorkshire Dales means getting to enjoy great local activities all year round. However, after two years of uncertainty due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this summer is set to be one of the best yet for the amazing range of activities and events taking place! Read on to find out about the ones you really won’t want to miss...

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1st April 2022
4 reasons spring is the ultimate caravan holiday season in Yorkshire

While any season is a good time to venture on static caravan holidays in the Yorkshire Dales, spring is arguably the best. From experiencing nature at its finest to enjoying some of the area’s best-loved annual events, there’s everything to love about visiting the Yorkshire Dales during this time of year. Not convinced? Read on to discover why spring really is the best time of year for Yorkshire Dales caravan holidays!

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6th September 2021
Looking at holiday homes for sale in Yorkshire? Read this first...

Whether you decide to purchase a luxury lodge or a static caravan, the benefits of owning a Yorkshire holiday home are almost endless; from long-term cost savings to zero holiday stress and being able to enjoy one the of the most stunning parts of the UK in all its glory!

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2nd August 2021
3 static caravan ownership secrets every camping guru should know

There is so much to love about owning a static caravan in the Yorkshire Dales! From the luxury of being able to enjoy a getaway break at the drop of a hat to having access to some of the country’s most breath-taking beauty spots and attractions, the possibilities for a peaceful, relaxing and memorable visit are endless with the help of owning your own holiday home.

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5th July 2021
6 crucial features of touring caravan parks in the Yorkshire Dales

There are a wealth of different touring caravan parks in the Yorkshire Dales to choose from for your stay – including ours here at Akebar Park – so narrowing this choice down to the perfect place to pitch your caravan or motor home can be tricky.

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7th June 2021
7 must-see Yorkshire Dales attractions during the summer holidays

The summer holidays are almost upon us... and with them, the opportunity to enjoy an entire range of incredible things to see, do and experience

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9th April 2021
Top 5 places to eat and drink in the Yorkshire Dales

When looking for holiday accommodation in the Yorkshire Dales, places to eat and drink nearby are an important consideration!

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23rd September 2020
New Season - New Holiday Home in Yorkshire

The beginning of a new Holiday Season is without doubt one of the best times to buy your new dream Holiday Home. With new stock available and park improvements in place - there's no time like the present to buy your New Holiday Home!

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18th September 2020
4 reasons holiday homes in Yorkshire make for the perfect staycation

Thinking of having a staycation this year instead of going abroad? Here’s why holiday homes in Yorkshire are the perfect choice for UK holiday makers...

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21st May 2020
10 key questions to ask yourself before committing to buying your dream holiday home

Static caravan ownership is a wonderful thing. It is surprisingly affordable, there are plenty of options available, and you can enjoy a home-away-from-home where you can relax and destress all year round. Read on for our top 10 questions to ask yourself when buying a static caravan.

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31st October 2019
15 questions to ask when buying a static caravan

If you’re thinking about purchasing one of our static caravans for sale Yorkshire, make sure you ask these top 15 questions...

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26th June 2019
Exploring out and about in the Yorkshire Dales

If you love the outdoors and nature and live in the UK, we all know by now that we have to embrace the elements and make the most of the time we spend with our friends and family.

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29th May 2019
Things to do in the Yorkshire Dales

If you’re looking for things to do in Yorkshire Dales and the surrounding area when you come to stay in our park, we have plenty of suggestions. From amazing natural landscapes to fascinating historic sites, there’s something for everyone here in North Yorkshire. So, here are just a few options for you and the family to enjoy…

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5th April 2019
Top 10 days out

Whether you own a holiday home or lodge with us at Akebar Park or simply come visiting on a weekend in your tourer, we have compiled our top 10 list of things to do in the local area!

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26th March 2019
Tour de Yorkshire

North Yorkshire welcomes again the epic cycle race known as the ‘Tour de Yorkshire’. The race is taking place between 2nd May – 5th May. The race is competed over 4 stages, with the second stage going from Barnsley and finishing in Bedale, this takes place on the 3rd May (just 5 miles from our caravan park).

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2nd February 2019
The park has REOPENED for our Holiday Home owners & guests…

Hello February!

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15th January 2019
Less than 6 weeks to go until the Touring Park reopens!

Welcome to 2019! Firstly, a Big Happy New Year to all of our customers and friends, we’re really excited about the season ahead and hope you are too…?!

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5th September 2018
Our Summer of Savings continues!

Summer might be nearing the end for us, but our savings on Holiday Homes sales remain as vibrant and bright as always.

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6th August 2018
Days out in the Yorkshire Dales

If you haven’t been already, one of our most recommended attractions is the forbidden corner. Described as ‘The Strangest Place in the World’ the forbidden corner was conceived by the landowner, C.R.Armstrong, The Forbidden Corner was originally a private folly. However, after popular demand, the site has been opened up to the public with four acres of all-out weird!

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27th July 2018
Wensleydale Show

The premier agricultural event in Lower Wensleydale brings the community together in a festival celebrating the area’s agricultural heritage. Something for everyone of all ages.

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10th July 2018
Leyburn 1940’s Weekend

On the 22nd & 23rd July 2018, Leyburn Hosts the annual 1940’s weekend. This fantastic weekend of nostalgia is supported both locally and from far afield.

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