What to do in Lancashire this winter

December 16, 2021

When it comes to winter activities, Lancashire has it all – frosty walks with stunning scenery, brilliant attractions, and cosy spots to grab a bite to eat. There’s something for everyone in this jewel in England’s crown…

November 26, 2021

Whilst Holgates holiday cottages are all designed to the same impeccable standard, each one has its own individual style, and of course, they’re each in very special locations too. All of our Holgates cottages sit just below the Lake District…

July 12, 2021

What makes a true cottage? We all have a vision of the iconic British cottage but how do we define these inviting, homely buildings that have become an integral part of holidaying in this wonderful country? Let’s investigate…

May 27, 2021

With over 60 years of making great holidays behind us, our team at Holgates have developed a deep understanding of what makes living in the country so special. Postcard villages, breathtaking country scenery, and a plethora of local food and entertainment are just a few of the ingredients in this heady brew.