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Follow these tips to ensure you're fully prepared...

When booking your holiday park break, you need to ensure that you choose somewhere that meets all you needs. Whether it's the first time you've booked one or something you've done a hundred times, or whether it's in the UK or Europe, our top tips will ensure you're fully prepared...

1. Set a budget
Sounds simple enough, but it's easy to overspend. Holiday park breaks are often thought of as a cheaper option but with an increasing number offering a wide choice of accommodation and the hidden added extras, it's easy to get carried away.

2. Transport
If travelling during the peak season, allow time for traffic jams. If heading into Europe, your ferry or flight might be included in  your flight, but what about transport for getting around once you're there? Pre-book your hire car if you need one and if travelling in your own car, don't forget your breakdown cover.

3. Location
Think about where you want to go and whether you want to stay solely on the park or go off exploring. Check out what attractions are close by to visit.

4. Duration
Some parks have specific check-in and check-out days. Some only allow seven and fourteen day bookings and others for set weekend periods. Check with the holiday park when you make your booking to ensure it fits in with your plans.

5. Dates
Finally, think about the date of your holiday. The school holidays obviously book up the quickest so book in advance.  If you're flexible, take advantage of some of the many late booking deals frequently on offer.

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Up to 30% off last minute getaways and Summer holiday fun from £359.
Whether you want to return to your favourite spot of try somewhere new, be sure to book it before somebody else does.Whether you are looking for family holiday parks, lodges, boating holidays, cottages and city break apartments. The range includes fun packed seaside caravan parks with extensive on site facilities, select clusters of boutique style rustic lodges complete with hot tubs to your very own narrow boat to meander along the waterways.

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Spring breaks from only £79
Haven Holidays have 35 award-winning Holiday parks along the coast of the UK, meaning you really are spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing your perfect seaside get-away.

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Breaks from £269 - hurry, dates going fast! New accommodation options available for 2015 along with further on-park investments.

Pierre & Vacances Family Holiday Villages - up to 30% off
Family holiday villages all over France & Spain. Swimming pools with slides and waves. Activities for all the family. Book Now and save up to 30% Family apartments from only 374 Euros per week.

Affordable Luxury Caravan and Lodge Holidays on a beautiful 5 star park in North Wales, from only £305!
Looking for a weekend getaway? Our brand new holiday accommodation includes luxury static caravans and lodges with your own personal hot tub! Enjoy our onsite gym & spa facilities and dine in our 5 star restaurant! Set in the countryside just 5 minutes from the coast there's plenty to explore, with a golf course, fishing pond and riding stables all within easy reach!

Holiday Parks throughout Devon
Stay In Devon offers a vast range of holiday parks across the county for the ideal family break. By selecting one of our fantastic parks you're sure to be guaranteed fun attractions, great local shops and beaches galore which all add up to a memorable Devon holiday. Many of our parks also have indoor and outdoor swimming pools, kid's club entertainers and fantastic restaurants too.

Holiday Parks throughout Cornwall
Stay In Cornwall offers a fabulous range of holiday parks spanning the county. From caravans to chalets and lodges to glamping, you can choose from a variety of accommodation options. With a selection of parks in the countryside and by the sea you will be spoilt for choice when you visit Cornwall.

Save £25 on any 3,4 or 7 night break this year
Bluestone, where kids and adults alike can roam wild and free whilst enjoying luxury accommodation and delicious dining in a unique UK holiday location in the heart of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park. Whether you're 7 or 70, at Bluestone you can be yourself, do the wild things you've always wanted to do. Enjoy a free-range break that feels like those incredible holidays when you were a kid: full of fun, relaxation and magical moments. Immerse yourself in the Bluestone spirit and you'll want to come back for more.

Summer holiday breaks from £95pp
We've changed a lot since Billy Butlin's day, but our aim is just the same - to give every family their sparkle back.  Which is why we still say 'Our true intent is all for your delight' 'For fun on tap, come rain or shine. To see these changes for yourself and to find our best offers, visit our website now! 

Save up to 40% on May and June holidays
Eurocamp offers the biggest choice of outdoor holidays across Europe, with over 160 specially selected parcs.  Try camping reinvented with the kind of accommodation you won't find anywhere else.  Leave fixed arrival and departure dates behind; it's about travel and timings that suit you.   Book now!