The Beacon Fell Country Park

If you would like a holiday exploring the local Lancashire sites then why not hire a Campervan from Easicampers to get you around the area. The beauty of holidaying in a Campervan is that you can park on a Campersite at night have your dinner and sleep, then the next day travel around the various locations that Lancashire has to offer.

Check out our website here https://easicampervanhire.com/ for pictures and details of our full range of vehicles. We have affordable prices and special offers available on VW Campervan hires of 3 days up to 28 days.

While on holiday in your VW Campervan in Lancashire a good place to visit would be The Beacon Fell Country Park. Set in 75 hectares of woodland, moorland and farmland there is plenty to see. There are various walks that can be taken, including the Woodland Trail walk which takes around 40 minutes to the Sculpture Trail, which leads to the summit while offering the view of a number of sculptures along the way.

The summit of Beacon Fell Country Park is set 266 meters above sea level and has a wonderful panoramic view taking in the forest of Bowland and Morecambe bay. There is also a variety of animals that can be seen from Deer’s and rabbits to Stoats and weasels.
The site is open all year round and has an on site cafe that can be visited for a rest and a hot drink.
We have a branch in Preston and locations throughout the UK

We are ideally located just off the M6 if arriving by car or a short walk from Preston Bus station and Preston railway station if walking.

You can book your Campervan or Motorhome hire Preston by calling us on 01772 886 888 or through our dedicated website: https://easicampervanhire.com. Our website features special offers as well as floor plans and photos of the range of Motorhomes and Campervans we have on our fleet.

At the end of your holiday we would love to see and share photos of your time away in our Motorhome or Campervan via our Facebook and Twitter pages.

Easter in a Campervan

If you’re looking for ideas for a romantic get away for Easter then why not treat your partner to a new experience a long weekend away in a Campervan. In a Campervan you can travel to romantic sites during the day and then spend the evening in the Campervan.
All our Campervans are fitted with an outside table and chairs so you could treat your partner to a picnic overlooking a beautiful location.

If your looking to travel to the Preston area, then check out our website here, We have affordable prices and special offers available on VW Campervan hires of 3 days up to 28 days.

The vehicles all have heating and lighting and are easy to set up on arrival at your destination. We have a range of extras that can be provided for a small additional fee and for that romantic getaway, why not arrange for roses and rose petals, a bottle of champaign and dressing gowns and slippers to be set up in the vehicle on collection. Don’t forget to bring some romantic songs to listen to on your road trip.

While on holiday in your VW Campervan a good place to visit would be the Forest of Bowland this forest has spectacular views and has been designated as an area of outstanding natural beauty. The Forest of Bowland is ideal for a quiet stroll along the riverside or if you are a bit more adventurous, you could try the fell top hiking for more of a challenge.

We have a branch in Preston and locations throughout the UK.

We are ideally located just off the M6 if arriving by car or a short walk from Preston Bus station and Preston railway station if walking.

You can book your Campervan or Motorhome hire Preston by calling us on 01772 886 888 or through our dedicated website: https://easicampervanhire.com. Our website features special offers as well as floor plans and photos of the range of Motorhomes and Campervans we have on our fleet.

At the end of your holiday we would love to see and share photos of your time away in our Motorhome or Campervan via our Facebook and Twitter pages.

Motorhome Hire North West

If you are planning a family holiday in the North West and wish to take a tour of Lancashire then check out our website for Motorhome hire North West here. We have affordable prices and special offers available on Motorhome hires from 3 days up to 28 days.

We have a broad range of high quality Motorhomes to suit various family sizes, including the 2 Berth Toleno L, 4 Berth Tribute 669, 4 Berth Tribute 615 and the 6 Berth Ford Zefiro, all our Motorhomes are fitted with a Kitchen area, Toilet and Showers. Our 6 Berth Motorhomes also have Bike racks fitted. We have a branch in Preston, Lancashire and locations throughout the UK.

The advantage of seeing the area in a Motorhome is that you have the freedom to travel the open roads while maintaining the luxury of staying in a home from home. All our Motorhomes are provided with a Kitchen area including a Hob and oven for cooking, a sink, Fridge/Freezer and cutlery. You also have a separate area for the toilet and shower with hot water, which is heated by the included gas bottle.

The vehicles all have heating and lighting and are easy to set up on arrival at your destination. We have a range of extras that can be provided for a small additional fee, including bedding packs, electrical packs (Microwave, Kettle, Toaster), baby seats, outdoor pizza oven and Sat nav. Our knowledgeable local staff will be happy to help you choose a package that suits your requirements.

We are ideally located just off the M6 if arriving by car or a short walk from Preston Bus station and Preston railway station if walking.

You can book your Campervan or Motorhome hire Preston by calling us on 01772 886 888 or through our dedicated website: https://easicampervanhire.com. Our website features special offers as well as floor plans and photos of the range of Motorhomes and Campervans we have on our fleet.
At the end of your holiday we would love to see and share photos of your time away in our Motorhome or Campervan via our Facebook and Twitter pages.

North West Camper Hire

Spring is upon us and what better way to explore the North West of England area then in one of our luxurious VW California T6 Automatic campervan’s from one of our local depots located in the North West which are near all major road and transport links.
The California is perfect for 2 or a small family, practical and perfect for short narrow roads not having to worry about parking is a great bonus to as these fit perfectly in normal parking spaces.
Whilst in the North West area why not take a look at the fantastic tourist attractions that are within an hour’s drive after picking your campervan up from one of our local depots
Anderton Boat Lift Visitor Centre
If taking a watery based holiday whilst using your campervan is your idea of a break away then why not take a trip to this fantastic part of the country..
Located north of the Cheshire town of Northwich just an hour away from our the boat lift has been in operation since 1875 with a break of 20 years from 1983 whilst being repaired and was back in full operation by 2002. The boat lift is 50ft vertical link between two waterways the River Weaver and the Trent and Mersey Canal and is on the English Heritage List of scheduled buildings.
After a day trip either on the canal taking in the lift or a walk along then this is a great day out including a visit to the visitor centre.
It is now one of only two working boat lifts in the UK the other being the Falkirk Wheel which connects the Forth and Clyde Canal with the Union Canal in the Scottish town of Falkirk.
Follow this link for more information https://canalrivertrust.org.uk/places-to-visit/anderton-boat-lift-visitor-centre
Chatsworth House
In the peaceful Peak District just an hour’s drive from our depots in the North West, lies this magnificent house. With gardens and lakes to meander your way around there is even a cascading water feature. All the water features are dependent on how much water is in the lake so it’s best to go a few days after a heavy downpour.
The farmyard and gardens re-open from 29th March for the year and thousands of visitors will make their way here this coming year as its one of the country’s most famous visitor attractions.
If you have got little one’s then they will love the farmyard and children’s play area and the maze in the woods will keep them entertained too.
For opening times and prices to visit the magical estate visit https://www.chatsworth.org/ and have a look at the map they have to plan your day out
https://www.chatsworth.org/media/11117/estate-map_summer-2018.pdf
You can camp as well here at Chatsworth in your VW California as they have a caravan and motorhome site situated in the estate so you wont have far to walk after your morning brew.

For more information on hiring one of our Vw California T6 campervans from one of our depots in Noth West England then contact us on bookings@easicampers.com or 01942 778899 to speak to one of our dedicated team.

Campervan hire Preston

Looking to rent a VW Campervan in Preston then give us a call on 01772 886 888, we have the latest models on fleet and can provide a competitive priced package including extras to make your stay in our Campervan as comfortable as possible.

Our 4 Berth VW Campervans are perfect for short stays or long breaks, during the day you can extend the roof to give you plenty of room inside the vehicle. There is a hob for cooking and a fridge so you can take food along with you and cook on site. Our Campervans are fitted with an outside table and two chairs so you can also enjoy dinner sat outside in the sun. We have pet friendly Campervans so you won’t need to arrange kennels or pet minders while away. At night the vehicles have heating which heats the vehicle up quickly and keeps you nice and warm and can be left on while you sleep.

We have a range of extras that can be provided for a small additional fee, including bedding packs, electrical packs (Microwave, Kettle, Toaster), baby seats, outdoor pizza oven and Sat nav. Our staff will be happy to help you choose a package that suits your requirements.

If you are looking for more space in the vehicle or to sleep up to 6 people we have a 2 berth up to 6 berth Motorhomes available to hire, and these vehicles all have a toilet and shower as standard.
We are ideally located just off the M6 if arriving by car or a short walk from Preston Bus station and Preston railway station if walking.

You can book your Campervan or Motorhome hire Preston by calling us on 01772 886 888 or through our dedicated website: https://easicampervanhire.com. Our website features special offers as well as floor plans and photos of the range of Motorhomes and Campervans we have on our fleet.

At the end of your holiday we would love to see and share photos of your time away in our Motorhome or Campervan via our Facebook and Twitter pages.

Food Festival

Yorks Dales Food & Drink Festival

Held in the picteresque Yorkshire town of Skipton this years festival is on the weekend of the 18th & 19th July at Funkirk Farm.

This is the 5th year of this very popular event and this year they have pushed the boat out with their two main celebrity visitors the world famous tv chefs Ainsley Harriot and James Martin.

Along with tribute acts of the worlds biggest musical stars such as Ed Sheeran and Kylie Minogue to make it a fun filled weekend, visitors will be treated to masterclasses and demonstrations.

Our Easicampers motorhomes will be ideal to enjoy the weekend there pick it up from our Manchester Airport depot on the friday afternoon at 14:00pm and head upto the dales and begin your 3 day food and camping weekend.

Our motorhomes are ideal for 2 -6 people and what better way to experience all the festival fun which includes baking masterclasses, street food and activities for the kids to take part in.

You could either stay on the site of the festival or there a few sites close by which have all the amenities that you would need to have a fun family weekend in an easicampers motorhome located just an hour and half from Manchester Airport.

For more information on our leisure vehicles contact us on 01942 778899

5 Great Free Family Days out in the North West

When it comes to family holidays which can prove rather expensive especially during the school holidays, choosing to hire a Easicampers Motorhome can cost considerably less than taking the family abroad.

Here are some great free days out for the family.

 

  1. Brockholes – This is a new kind of nature reserve, an unreserved reserve. Located just outside of Preston in Lancashire. Everyone is welcome there, whether you are a naturist or a beginner. There is something for the family to enjoy and lots of chances to get the family close to nature.
  2. Harris Museum and Art Gallery – This is a Grade A listed museum building in Preston. Founded by Edmund Harris in 1877 who in his will left £300,000 to establish the museum, it still operates as local history and fine art museum.
  3. Penny Farm World Horse Welfare is a horse rescue and rehabilitation centre operated by charity and located just outside Blackpool. They welcome visitors 3 days a week to meet the ponies and find out more about the work of the charity. They also run an activity trail around the farm during the summer.
  4. Smith Farm Animal Park and Campsite is located in Esprick Near Preston. They have various animal attractions which include Alpacas and Goats, not forgetting the free range Hens which the kids can feed. There is also plenty of seating for parents to watch the kids play on the toy tractors.
  5. Astley Hall is a country house in Chorley, Lancashire. The hall is now owned by the town and is known as the Astley Hall Museum and Art Gallery.  It is a 15th century hall surrounded by extensive landscaped grounds. A great day out especially if you love periodic homes.

 

Mountain Biking and Family Cycling Motorhome Holiday

Easicampers Glasgow encourages you to experience a Mountain Biking or Family Cycling Motorhome Holiday. We’ve gathered some amazing cycling routes for your holiday.

Lochleven Castle, Loch Leven, Kinross
On the Banks of Loch Leven you will find a wide variety of wildlife such as Otters, Osprey and Kingfishers. You will see some amazing views out to Lochleven Castle. The Castle is situated on its own island which is quite unique. The Castle area also offers a stop for lunch.


Forest Of Ae
The Forest offers a total of five routes, from a 9km ride through to a 24km ride. The routes vary in difficulty. The 24km route is called the Ae Line Trail – are you ready for that challenge? The shorter option of 9km is the Ae Valley Route.


Learnie Red Rocks
Are you a speed freak? If the answer is yes then you’ll love this. Located in the Black Isle, Learnie Red Rocks is one of the trickiest routes you’ll encounter. The Hill Trail is just under 4km and is rated black thanks to a rock feature that goes downhill.


Glentress
This route is a 1 hour drive south of Edinburgh, and is located near Peebles. Here you will experience natural beauty at its very best in Tweed Valley. You’ll find 75m worth of routes offered along with dedicated facilities. Blue and Green routes are suitable for beginners and the more challenging routes are marked in red – you’ve been warned!


Balblair
You will find just two trails here in Balblair. Balblair is one of the most Northerly sites in Scotland and we are confident some real biking memories will be made here. One of the trails is a 7.2km black route, the route is jam packed with downhill segments and rocks.


Carron Valley
Carron Valley is easily accessible from the big cities. A rural spot that is located within the central belt, you’ll find 4 excellent routes here. The routes have been designed to let you practice your biking skills. Each route acts as a warm up to the next challenge… we just hope you have the stamina!


Loch Ness
Loch Ness needs no introduction. This route offers an unparalleled view of the world famous Loch Ness. A 19km route, you will be able to cruise through Creag Nan Eun Forest.


Kinnoull Hill Woodland Park
This route is around 7.5km long and starts from the car park at Corsiehill. The route gives you the perfect opportunity to admire beautiful Perth from Kinnoull Hill. You’ll experience many woodland trails and if you plan it right you’ll be able to make this a full day trip and have time to enjoy a well-deserved pub tea.

Rent a motorhome in Glasgow for a relaxing Fishing holiday

When you rent a motorhome in Glasgow Scotland from Easicampers you are renting a “hotel on wheels”. You’ll have amazing facilities within our motorhomes and campers allowing you to have a stress free and relaxing holiday. You will be able to explore all of what the beautiful country of Scotland has to offer. When it comes to Scotland as a fishing holiday destination, then look no further!

You will find thousands of freshwater and sea lochs in the hundreds of rivers, streams and varied coastlines. The variety of fish is enormous. We are sure you won’t be disappointed.

So be sure to cast a line, sit back, enjoy with the comforts of your motorhome!


Trout Fishing


Many of the streams, lochs and rivers offer good opportunities for wild brown trout.


Salmon Fishing


In some of the most scenic parts of the Scottish Highlands you will find the best salmon rivers.


Sea Fishing


Fish from the shores for mackerel, pollock, cod and bass.


Coarse Fishing


For Coarse Fishing you must visit Loch Awe and Loch Lomond, as both are considered top locations for coarse fishing.

North West Camper hire

Blackburn has everything you need to enjoy your stay, rolling hills, beautiful parks and the very nicest of people! Everything you would wish to enjoy your camper from us here at Easicampers!

 

Why not try the Beat-Herder Festival? An absolute who’s who of internationally renowned artists from every genre of music. Different every year and just gets bigger and better, previous Stars include, Utah Saints, Leftwing, Stereo M.C.’s, Orbital, Boney M, Faithless, Basement Jaxx, Badly Drawn Boy, Goldie Looking Chain, Happy Mondays and lots, lots More.

You are allowed to take our campers on the site and can enjoy the 3 day festival of music and then relax with all the home comforts of our motorhome’s, all within walking distance! The dates for this years festival is 16th-19th July, so book your tickets and your motorhome as both are going fast!

 

That not enough? How about going to Kendal calling? Held on Lowther Deer Park, Hackthorpe. A relaxed and friendly atmosphere is the aim of the game here, smiles for miles and music to match! This festival set in gorgeous backdrop of Cumbria does really have to be experienced, even better in one of our motor-homes as you can relax both in and Out! Kendal Calling 2020 is beginning on 30th July and ends 2 August.

 

All information about our campers/Motor-homes can be found on our website www.easicampervanhire.com or contact either Wendy or Dax direct at our Blackburn branch on 01254 495999, book fast to avoid disappointment!