Blog Archive

Month: August 2014

10 essential tips to make the most of your break

Whether you’re a first-timer or a Center Parcs expert, knowledge is power when it comes to going away with the family. To make sure your stay is relaxing and stress-free, we’ve put together ten tips to help you get the most out of your break.


How many family breaks do you have left?

It is a fact that at some point in every child’s life, they will stop looking to you – their parent – as the font of all knowledge and centre of their universe, and see you for what you really are.


Bug hotel design is brought to life at Woburn Forest

In April, we revealed the winners of our Design a Bug Hotel competition, first featured in the December issue of Village Life magazine. After hundreds of entries, we chose – with the help of expert Mike Hill – 11-year-old George Terry’s design as the winner.


A Day in the Life: Nurse

From welcoming premature arrivals to being on the front line, Helen Wharley tells us why, after 20 years at Longleat Forest, she still has to ‘expect the unexpected’


Elveden Forest celebrates 25th birthday

Center Parcs’ second Village has welcomed 10 million guests since opening. It’s a very special Monday for Center Parcs Elveden Forest, as today we celebrate 25 years since the Village opened to guests for the first time.