Got a question about our Yorkshire Dales holiday homes at Akebar Park?
We’ve gathered all the questions we’re commonly asked by holiday homeowner hopefuls below. Simply scan through to find the answer to your question…
Questions about our static caravans and luxury lodges:
1. What is the price range of your static caravans and luxury lodges?
This will ultimately depend on the size of your chosen Yorkshire Dales holiday home, and how new it is. Generally speaking, however, our caravans are typically priced between £39,000 and £80,000, and our lodges are priced between £139,000 and £165,000.
2. What features do they include?
Depending on the brand and make, our caravans usually include the following features:
- Double glazing
- Central heating
- Integrated fridge/freezer
- An electric fire
- A sofa
- Integrated microwave
- Built in storage
- Led lighting
- A king size bed
Our lodges usually include some or all of the following in addition to or in place of the above, depending on the brand and make:
- Canopy spotlights
- Dimmable spotlights
- Attic storage
- Media wall unit
- Island unit
- USB sockets
- Velux window
- Large decking
- 40-inch TV
- Wine cooler
- Laminate effect flooring
All our holiday homes also have access to Akebar Park’s free WiFi!
3. How big/spacious are the holiday homes?
The average size of our caravans is 12ft by 38ft, and the average size of our lodges is 20ft by 40ft.
All our holiday homes have living, kitchen and dining areas, a bathroom and two bedrooms (usually one double and one twin).
4. Can I redecorate my caravan or lodge?
Our caravans and lodges are designed with flexibility in mind, and can be redecorated at your leisure. Be sure to take our ultimate holiday home interior quiz for inspiration!
5. Are they supplied with gas, electricity and water?
In short, yes! All of these are supplied to your holiday home, and billed with your chosen provider.
6. What are the views like from the holiday homes?
Depending on where in the park your holiday home is situated, you’ll have access to beautiful lakeside views and the very best of nature available in the Yorkshire Dales!
Questions about Akebar Park:
1. Where is Akebar Park based?
You can find Akebar Park in Leyburn, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom, DL8 5LY. Learn more about our location on our dedicated page!
2. When is the park open throughout the year?
The park is open between 1st February and 4th January each year.
3. What facilities are available on site?
We have a reception and shop, amenity block with toilets and showers, a children’s play area, a dog exercise area and a golf course. Our site is also home to The Friar’s Head, one of the top places to eat and drink in the Yorkshire Dales!
4. How many caravans and lodges are there on site?
We have a grand total of 220 static caravans and 40 lodges on site. They’re close enough together that you can make friends with your neighbours, but far enough apart to give you the peace, quiet and privacy that you need during your stay. You can see the layout of the park on our sitemap here.
5. Are children welcome to the park?
Absolutely! We are a family friendly park, and even have a play area that your children can enjoy during your stay.
6. Are dogs welcome to the park?
Yes, feel free to bring your furry companions along for the holiday! We have a dog exercise area that they can enjoy throughout your stay.
7. What amenities are available in the local area?
You can find this information on our local area information page.
8. What is there to do nearby?
9. When is the best time of year to visit?
This is entirely up to you; while the summer period offers the best weather, it is usually our busiest period, while autumn is the quietest, yet coolest. For the perfect blend of both good weather and tranquility, we’d highly recommend visiting in the spring!
10. Why should I choose a holiday home at Akebar Park?
We’ve shared our reasons to choose Akebar Park as your holiday home from home here, but don’t just take our word for it – see what our current holiday home owners have to say, too!
Questions about holiday home ownership and costs:
1. What is the process of buying a holiday home at Akebar Park?
2. What is life like as a holiday homeowner?
In short, living the dream! Find out all about what life as the owner of one of our Yorkshire Dales holiday homes is like from one of our current owners on this page.
3. What additional costs are involved in owning a holiday home at the park?
All our holiday homes are supplied with electric, gas and water. Your water bill is included within your site fees, and your electric and gas bills are paid for on a usage basis direct to the park. Get in touch with us to find out more about this.
4. Are your holiday homes efficient to run?
All our holiday homes have a good energy efficiency rating – so they’re great for both your finances and for the planet!
5. Are there any financing options available?
Yes! Finance is available on all our caravans and lodges.
6. Do I need to insure my caravan or lodge?
Yes, you are required by law to insure your holiday home.
7. Can I rent my caravan out to other holidaymakers?
You can bring people with you to stay at your holiday home, but unfortunately we do not allow the rental of our holiday homes.
8. Can I live in my holiday home?
Unfortunately not; as the owner of a holiday home, you also need a permanent home address.
Can’t find the answer to your question here?
Not to worry – the team at Akebar Park is just on the other end of the phone or available to speak to via our contact page, and they’ll be more than happy to chat with you about our Yorkshire Dales holiday homes!