A relaxing seaside resort
Lees Holiday Park is a small independent site which is perfect if you’re looking for a quiet weekend away with the beach on your doorstep. The park is located in one of Norfolk’s best seaside towns called Hunstanton or known as ‘Sunny Hunny’ by the locals. The park compromises of 14 superb dog friendly caravans. Along with, a brilliant pet friendly lodge too. For those who like to book holidays in Hunstanton but want to avoid the busy holiday parks, then Lees Caravan Park is definitely for you!
Although Lees Holiday Park has no onsite facilities, its boasts a fabulous location. First and foremost, the park is situated along beach front and only steps away from the sandy beach. Moreover, it is in the centre of Hunstanton. Therefore, you have everything you could possibly want only a 5 minute walk away!
In the heart of Hunstanton
Hunstanton is a traditional seaside resort and is loved by not only tourists but locals as well. It thrives throughout the summer season. The beach is usually packed with families enjoying the sunshine and eating a ‘Mr Whippy’ ice cream. Not to forget, building sandcastles to their hearts content!
As far as seaside towns go, Hunstanton has everything you could possibly want. First of all, there are plenty of amusement arcades and delicious ice cream parlours. As well as awesome fish n chips takeaway shops. Unlike most holiday resorts, Hunstanton has some unique features. It is renowned for spectacular sunsets, striped cliffs and even rock pooling! The ‘striped cliffs’ are famous for their red and white stripes which are extremely eye catching. Without a doubt, the cliffs are worth a visiting. Additionally, whilst visiting see the cliffs, you can have fun searching rock pools. Exploring for ocean wildlife and fossils amongst the pools! This is not something you experience at every beach. Therefore, making Hunstanton that extra bit special.
Great location for a UK seaside break
Due to the park being so small, Lees is the perfect holiday park to totally relax and unwind. Moreover, if you’re a dog lover, then there is no better holiday park to book! With the beach only a few steps away, you and your dog can enjoy the gorgeous sands. Enjoy the choice of either walking towards the busy town centre or a quieter stroll towards Heacham. In contrary, if you enjoy the hustle and bustle then take a leisurely 5-minute stroll into the town centre. Booking holidays at Lees Holiday Park means you can have the best of both worlds and it is a particularly sought after holiday park for those wanting dog friendly caravans.
In addition, Lees Holiday Park is ideal for couples. For those wanting to a more luxury holiday, Robin’s Nest lodge is definitely the place to go. The two bedroom lodge is spacious throughout with a modern kitchen and homely touches. Furthermore, it features outside furniture where you can enjoy a drink (or two!) in the sunshine, private parking and enclosed wooden gating which is ideal if you’re taking your dog away too.
Family events nearby Lees Caravan Park
Not only are holidays at Lees Holiday Park great for couples, but for families who want to create life-long holiday memories. Each summer the Hunstanton Kite Festival takes place. This attracts over 3,000 families for a great day out and raises around £10,000 for charity. The day consists of amazing kite displays and crafts for children to get involved with. As well as, an awesome classical car rally with around 250 vehicles! Furthermore, there are martial arts acts, a fun dog show and trade stands. Not to forget, traditional pony rides and a falconry displays too. Besides the huge variety of entertainment, there is a bar and food hall serving great snacks and drinks.
Without a doubt, Kite Festival in Hunstanton is a brilliant day out and something you don’t want to miss! With some careful planning, you could book a summer break and treat your family with tickets for the festival. The event itself has low entry costs of only £15 for a family ticket, along with free parking too. Therefore, it doesn’t require many pennies from the holiday fund.
In contrast to other seaside towns, Hunstanton is extremely pet friendly. In fact, doggies are not only welcomes but encouraged. Whilst there are many dog friendly beaches in Norfolk, there isn’t many seaside towns which host their own Fun Dog Show! The Hunstanton Fun Dog Show is one of the most popular and largest in Norfolk. It is a brilliant day out for all dog lovers. Despite whether you enter your pup into the show or are there to spectate, undoubtedly you will have a great time!
Other than the fun shows, there are so many dog friendly pubs and restaurants in Hunstanton, that you will be spoilt for choice. First and foremost, The Waterside Bar is a particular favourite pub with an outside veranda overlooking the sea. It has a superb menu offering traditional pub food and welcomes doggies. The pub hosts live music at the weekend, and thrives with a lively atmosphere. Hunstanton is full of pubs, serving local ales and traditional food. Many of which hosts local bands playing live music. The Hunstanton pubs are perfect if you enjoy a pub crawl with a variety of different pubs close by each other.
On the other hand, if you prefer delicate sweet treats, only a short 10 minute drive away is the beautiful Petals Tea rooms in Dersingham. Unlike most tea rooms, dogs are not only welcome but encouraged. The four legged customers are even offered their own sweet treat too (dog friendly of course!). The homemade bakeries are delicious, with a variety of both savoury and sweet. Visiting petals tea room for an indulgent treat during your holiday in Hunstanton, will definitely be the ‘icing on the cake’.
Activities to do nearby Lees Caravan Park
Hunstanton Beach has lots to offer for families. Whilst Lees Holiday Park doesn’t have its own swimming pool, only a 5 minute walk away is the Oasis Swimming Centre. This opens as early as 7am and closes at 9:30pm. Therefore, there is plenty of time to fit a quick dip in the pool into your day. Alive Oasis has large indoor pool, flume and a smaller separate pool for the babies and toddlers. Within the swimming centre there is also a fun indoor soft play area and a roller skating arena. Along with, holiday activities are hosted during the half terms.
Furthermore, if you like to keep active whilst on holiday, there are plenty of activities to do. You can enjoy a game of table tennis or squash at the Alive Oasis centre. Alternatively, why not relax with a cup of coffee and watch the children burn off some energy. There is just so much to do at the centre and something to suit everyone. Especially on those colder days, the Oasis centre a great way to keep the children entertained.
In contrary, on those gloriously sunny days, there are plenty of outdoor activities to do. Along the promenade you will find ‘The Wash Monsters’, award winning sea tours! Searles sea tours offer amazing boat trips to go on a seal safari. Where you will see lots of seals as well as learn many interesting facts. Moreover, there are various coastal tours which you can visit. Such as the striped cliffs, the old wreck, light house and sandbanks. All of which are make a brilliant afternoon out!
Holidays at Lees Caravan Park
Booking a seaside break at Lees Holiday Park will certainly not disappoint! We have many returning customers who book their annual summer holiday with us at the Lees holiday resort. Not only have they fallen in love with Lees Caravan Park itself, but Hunstanton too. Check all our live availability to book your next seaside holiday at Hunstanton, and get 15% off any stay at Lees Holiday Park!