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Bridge House Marina & Caravan Park
“A themed café serves local produce beside the Lancaster Canal.” - AA Inspector
Our Inspector's view
Bridge House is a family-run site, set in the attractive countryside by the Lancaster Canal. You drive through an extensive boatyard to arrive at this carefully landscaped park. It has excellent hardstanding pitches, some of which are fully serviced, a motorhome service point and a superb, modern amenity block offering excellent quality and privacy. Four legged friends are also welcomed; there is a separate dog washroom and a fenced dog exercise area. Drinks and food can be ordered from the café next to reception. Noteworthy are the modern games room and the kids' tower play area.
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Facilities – at a glance
Electrical hook up
- Licensed Bar
- Sports field
- Ice pack facility
- Shop onsite
- Wifi available
- Motorvan service point
- Calor Gas
- Camping Gaz
- Battery Charging
- Toilet fluid
- Total Touring Pitches: 50
- Total Static Pitches: 40
- Caravan Pitches Available
- Motorhome Pitches Available
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About the area
Lancashire was at the centre of the British cotton industry in the 19th century, which lead to the urbanization of great tracts of the area. The cotton boom came and went, but the industrial profile remains. Lancashire’s resorts, Blackpool, Southport and Morecambe Bay, were originally developed to meet the leisure needs of the cotton mill town workers. Blackpool is the biggest and brashest, celebrated for it tower, miles of promenade, and the coloured light ‘illuminations’. Amusements are taken very seriously here, day and night, and visitors can be entertained in a thousand different ways.
The former county town, Lancaster, boasts one of the younger English universities, dating from 1964. Other towns built up to accommodate the mill-workers with back-to-back terraced houses, are Burnley, Blackburn, Rochdale and Accrington. To get out of town, you can head for the Pennines, the ‘backbone of England’, a series of hills stretching from the Peak District National Park to the Scottish borders. To the north of the country is the Forest of Bowland, which despite its name is fairly open country, high up, with great views.
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