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Popular holiday rental amenities in Skegness
Many travellers would like to find a holiday rental with a pool. A few of the rentals in Skegness have one. Camping rentals with pools in Skegness are a good option for groups of 7 and have an average cost of £111 a night. You can also rent a property providing a pool near the water, which is the case for a few of the rentals there. A lot of the holiday lettings in Skegness welcome pets, which makes it a suitable holiday destination for pet owners. Pet-friendly holiday rentals in Skegness have an average price of £98 a night. You can also find different accommodation options if you want to stay near the city centre, as a few of the pet-friendly holiday rentals are within 2 kilometres of the city centre.
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Accommodation options for your holiday in Skegness
In Skegness, hotel rooms are the most typical property type. The standard size of hotel rooms in Skegness is 19 m², with an average price of £85 per night. Furthermore, most hotel rooms in Skegness are able to welcome 2 guests, which makes Skegness a great destination for couples and small groups. Travellers who prefer something other than hotel rooms can also compare many bed & breakfast rentals, which are the other most popular property type in Skegness. These properties cost £80 a night , on average, and have an average size of 18 m².
Reclaim the fun of the British seaside with a cosy Skegness holiday cottage
Nestled in the heart of Lincolnshire is the traditional seaside town of Skegness. This historic fishing town still retains much of its charm while offering plenty of activities, particularly for children and families. Take a walk down the beach, get your adrenaline fix on the multiple rides at the pleasure beach and top it all off with some fish and chips by the sea.
This charming town offers a huge range of comfortable holiday rentals, from traditional lodges and log cabins to cosy cottages and modern holiday flats. Whichever kind of accommodation you choose, you'll have the perfect base for exploring this lively British seaside town.
How to get to Skegness?
How to get to Skegness
The most efficient way to reach Skegness is by car. The A158 and the A52 serve the town from the west and from the south respectively. There's also a local railway station, with trains mainly heading to destinations in the Midlands.
After you get to your Skegness holiday cottage, most attractions can be reached on foot. However, the area is also well connected by a local bus network.
Where to find the best food in Skegness?
What to eat in Skegness
Fish and chips is the traditional dish of many British seaside towns, and Skegness is certainly no exception. You can pick up this quintessentially British favourite at many of the seafront stalls, or for something a little more special head to the Seaview Fisheries restaurant.
If you’re celebrating a special occasion with a holiday rental in Skegness, the Crown Hotel is a good option. Offering special menus for events such as Christmas and Mother’s Day, the hotel serves a range of local and international dishes. Other notable restaurants to try when you rent a holiday cottage in Skegness include the Northshore, Tarantino, and the Cherry Tree Pub.
What are the top sights in Skegness?
What to see in Skegness
Skegness is a traditional English seaside town, and you'll find all the classic attractions. Bottons Pleasure Beach is a child-friendly theme park boasting several rides for young and old alike. There are also arcade games and plenty of dining options.
Skegness Pier is also home to rides, games and traditional seaside favourites such as fish and chips, candy floss and rock.In the summer, you can traverse the sand by foot or by donkey, and if you are feeling mystic you can stop to have your fortune told by a palm reader on the way!
Natureland Seal Sanctuary is a wonderful way to occupy a morning or an afternoon. The sea life park rehabilitates and cares for seals which have been injured or orphaned at a young age. For more marine life, you can also visit Skegness Aquarium.
No family holiday in Skegness would be complete without a trip to Fantasy Island. This large theme park is approximately 20 minutes away by bus and is home to the famous millennium roller coaster.
Where are the unique attractions in Skegness?
Beach holidays in Skegness
Relax, unwind, and dip your toes in the blue waters of Skegness beach. This gigantic beach has golden sand, perfect for a stroll. Feel the sand beneath your feet, catch up on your sunbathing, and enjoy a good swim. Near the beach, the Lincs Wind Farm shows that Skegness takes sustainability seriously. At low tide, adults and kids walk out to a long lagoon, discovering aquatic flora and fauna along the way.
If you have an interest in wildlife conservation, visit the Natureland Seal Sanctuary. You’ll see the rescued seals and lost pups being rehabilitated so that they can eventually be released back into the water. Also, near the beaches, you will find the Floral Palace, where you can discover exotic flowers and butterflies.
What are the best events and festivals in Skegness?
What's on in Skegness: get colourful at the Skegness Carnival
Every year in August, Skegness comes to colourful life with the annual Skegness Carnival. After kicking off with a parade and family fun day, events such as a treasure hunt and pet show (along with several galas) run throughout the week.
Every year in May, Skegness hosts the Illuminations Switch On, and the town is adorned with beautiful lights fixtures. The evening boasts live entertainment from local groups and celebrities, culminating in a dramatic fireworks display. Other events in Skegness include the National Brass Band Festival in January and the motorbike beach race and party held in April.
What are the must-see attractions in Skegness?
Skegness' top attractions
Natureland Seal Sanctuary
Dedicated to rescuing and rehabilitating injured seals, the sanctuary offers visitors the chance to see the seals up close, alongside other animals such as alpacas, penguins and meerkats.
Gibraltar Point National Nature Reserve
An area of unspoiled coastline running south from Skegness, Gibraltar Point is a haven for a wide variety of bird species. Explore the dunes on foot or bike.
With regular talks and activities aimed at children of all ages, Skegness Aquarium also offers the opportunity to meet some of the friendlier residents in the touch pool sessions.
The wide, sandy beach at Skegness is the town's main attraction. Donkey rides and crazy golf take place duing the summer. Braver visitors may also choose to take a dip in the sea.
Featuring a ten-pin bowling alley, diner and amusement arcade, the Victorian pier at Skegness is open daily for a traditional British seaside experience.
How much does it cost to rent a holiday home in Skegness?
On average, a Hotel rooms or Bed & Breakfast rentals in Skegness costs £33 per night.
What is the most popular holiday home amenity in Skegness?
When booking a holiday home in Skegness, consider looking for accommodation with internet, TVs, or gardens, which are the three most popular amenities for this destination.
How many holiday homes are on offer in Skegness?
Holidaymakers looking for accommodation in Skegness will be pleased to know that there are 1043 options on offer, with prices starting from just £33 per night.
Am I allowed to bring my pet when staying in a Skegness holiday home?
Yes, there are 103 holiday homes in Skegness that allow pets, with an average price of £98 per night.
What's the best time of year to travel to Skegness?
July and August are the warmest months in Skegness, while April and May have the least rain.
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