Blog Archive

Author: Lizzie Jackson

As PR & Media Relations Officer at Center Parcs, I’m always hearing amazing stories from our teams on the villages. I’ll share as many of these as I can with you, as well as giving you a glimpse behind the scenes to see what goes into running a Center Parcs!

Elijah – Together For Short Lives

This week 21-27 June, marks a special week of raising vital funds and awareness for children’s hospices nationwide. Our charity partner, Together for Short Lives has made a difference to many families, such as Elijah’s.


See inside the forest with our latest nature notes

Each of our villages have an array of wildlife, from ducklings and otters in the lake to woodpeckers and buzzards amongst the treetops. Keep reading for a nature update from our Conservation Rangers who help protect our wildlife. Keep your eyes peeled on your next Center Parcs short break!


Short breaks with a baby – your top tips

Maybe it’s just us, but it seems like 2021 is shaping up to be the year of the baby! From famous faces to our friends in the office, people are welcoming new arrivals everywhere we look. Which got us thinking – how many families will be having their first holiday with a little one in tow this year? So we asked the experts (our amazing Facebook fans) for their top tips for a baby-friendly Center Parcs break and they did not disappoint! Read their top tips below


Secrets of the Subtropical Swimming Paradise

Ask anyone what their favourite part of Center Parcs is and we know most people will say the pool, so we’re thrilled that we can reopen our Subtropical Swimming Paradises in the UK from Monday 17th May! Our pools are an amazing place for families to make memories, but there’s a lot of work that goes on behind the scenes to keep everything running smoothly.


The gold of the sea: why seaweed is the new superfood

Today, VOYA is available in more than 40 countries worldwide, including at Aqua Sana Spas, but their story really begins more than 300 years ago on the west coast of Ireland. Keep reading to find out about the history behind VOYA and to hear from their Managing Director, Mark


Why did the toad cross the road?

Every year, as the weather gets warmer, hundreds of toads start their migration back to their ancestral breeding grounds, embarking on a treacherous journey which, sadly, not everyone survives. So why do they take these risks and how has a global pandemic actually helped increase the number of toads at Center Parcs?