Your Definitive Guide to Static Lodges

Victory Holiday Home

With over 70 years experience in all things camping, caravanning and holiday home related, Ladram Bay know a thing or two about what makes our holiday park accommodation special. However this week we thought we’d take a step back and ask a higher authority about what goes into making a holiday home and where better to start than the source – a holiday home manufacturer. Continue reading “Your Definitive Guide to Static Lodges” »

2014 Hoseasons Diamond Award for Family Fun

2014 Family Fun Award

As the perfect curtain closer for 2014 the Ladram Bay team headed up to Celtic Manor near Cardiff and were extremely proud to collect the regional Hoseasons Diamond Award for Family Fun – for a 4th consecutive year!

This award is voted for by customers and recognises exceptional quality and outstanding customer service, a great reflection for all hard work and dedication shown by all staff this season! Continue reading “2014 Hoseasons Diamond Award for Family Fun” »

Day Trips: Crealy Adventure Park

Father & Son on Crealy Slide

Celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2014, Crealy Great Adventure Park is an award winning family attraction set in 100 acres of glorious Devon Countryside just 20 minutes drive from Ladram Bay.

The family run park is open from 10am – 5pm every day there is plenty to see and do whatever the weather with over 60 rides and attractions and a 75,000sq ft indoor play area. Continue reading “Day Trips: Crealy Adventure Park” »

Holiday Cooking Guide: Simple Spaghetti Bolognese

Spaghetti Bolognese

When on holiday, creating a Bolognese early into your trip is a prudent move. This dish is filling, uses few utensils, is healthy, can be quickly reheated and portion sizes are easily scalable.

Ladram have put together a super simple spaghetti Bolognese recipe to get you started. Continue reading “Holiday Cooking Guide: Simple Spaghetti Bolognese” »

Cycle Routes of East Devon

Sidmouth Peak Hill

Cycling, be it as a tourist or local, gives you a totally different way of interacting with your surroundings, getting fit and embracing the great outdoors.

Cycle PathOver the past few years, extensive work to the National Cycle Network 2 (NCN 2) has created a network of cycle paths which, once finished, will stretch from Dover to St. Austell. All this means there has never been a better time to take up cycling. Continue reading “Cycle Routes of East Devon” »

Guide to Camping for Beginners

Camping for beginners

Camping for the first time can seem like a daunting prospect but it needn’t be. All you need to do is be prepared! The following guide will help you get the best out of your trip.

The Tent:

If you’re new to camping you may be borrowing a tent, make sure you have all of the pieces if this is the case! Being short of pegs can be easily fixed, missing the inner lining not so much!

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Coastal Walks in East Devon

Southwest Coastal Path: Ladram Bay

Devon has natural beauty and coastlines in abundance, the biggest dilemma when walking is choosing which route to embark upon. The majority of coastal walking in the southwest centres around the South West Coastal Path that stretches 1,013 km from Minehead to Poole. To help you along the way we have pulled together several of our favourite East Devon coastal routes, each with a refuelling point enroute. Continue reading “Coastal Walks in East Devon” »

Holiday Cooking Guide: Tagine, One-Pot Recipe

Tagine

Nothing makes a holiday like great food, but when cooking in a caravan or static lodge you won’t have all of the appliances or space that you have at home.

One-pot meals are a great way of creating something filling and delicious but with minimal washing up! Continue reading “Holiday Cooking Guide: Tagine, One-Pot Recipe” »