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Keep up to date with all the latest news and information about events, live entertainment and what’s going on at Holiday Resort Unity and Brean Leisure Park!

Wildlife in Somerset

Nevermind the famous Glastonbury Festival or the flavoursome cheddar cheese that Somerset gave to us, this South-East county has much more to offer. If you’re a nature-lover and have a keen interest in the wildlife of our countrysides then Somerset is the ideal place to begin your outdoor adventure. Boasting acres and acres of stunning […]

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Book a stay in our new luxury holiday lodges at Brean Country Club

In January on this year, we officially opened our £4 million Country Club development, and are now delighted to announce that we can offer luxury lodges available to hire for your holiday in Somerset. With seven individually designed and themed lodges, all lending themselves to fantastic views across Brean Golf Club’s fairways and the adjoining […]

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Where To Eat in Brean?

One of the best parts of going on holiday is the food, right? Well, you’re in luck because here at Holiday Resort Unity you’re in for a treat with the abundance of tasty treats at your plate’s disposal. No matter the time of day, we have a large variety of restaurants for you to choose […]

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Ten Reasons to book your Summer Holiday at Holiday Resort Unity

The biggest choice of accommodation There are not many holiday parks that offer you pretty much every type of self-catered accommodation that you can think of! Whether you like to sleep under the stars, are a seasoned glamper, like comfort on a budget or air on the side of luxury, we have it. Our recently […]

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Surf’s Up at Sports Celebrity Am

The 29th Annual Sports Celebrity Am took place at Brean Golf Club on earlier this month, but it was the first to be hosted entirely in the new multi million pound Brean Country Club. 25 teams took the course after fuelling up on an excellent breakfast with high hopes of lifting the Tom Childs Memorial […]

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Third #TeamBrean Health & Wellbeing Event a success

This week was about giving our team members the opportunity to explore different advice, health checks and ideas at our exclusive health and being event organised by our HR department. As a family business we value the importance of a work-life balance and having time where our team have access to a wide range of […]

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Andrew PGA Pro plays 100 holes in one day for charity

Brean Golf Club’s PGA Professional and Director of Golf, Andrew March, has raised over £1,100 for charity by completing an amazing 100 holes of golf over the Brean course on the longest day of the year. Andrew was raising money for the 2019 Captain’s Charity, The British Skin Foundation, and was accompanied every step of […]

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My Single Parent Toddler Holiday at Brean Sands

It’s hard travelling with a toddler when you are on your own.  In fact, it is completely daunting, but they do say a change is as good as a rest sometimes, and when the majority of the childcare settles on you, it is really good to get away and something I felt I really needed. […]

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Team Brean Charity Challenge to support Bristol Hospitals

Four of our very own #teambrean employees are embarking on an epic challenge in September to raise money for Bristol charity Above & Beyond. On September 11 the team will start a 480km cycle trip from Bristol to Paris with 50 other riders completing the whole challenge over 4 days before enjoying the sights of […]

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Brean Golf & Country Club to host Open Afternoon on 9th June

Following the opening of the new £4m Brean Country Club development earlier this year, in conjunction with Brean Golf Club they will be hosting an open day on Sunday 9th June between midday and 4pm. The day will offer the opportunity for any budding golfers to meet their resident PGA Golf Pro and Director of Golf Andrew March, discuss membership options and benefits plus enjoy a […]

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Latest News from Holiday Resort Unity

For those that may not know, we own a few racehorses that we have in training with local trainers in Somerset.  This spring, two of our mares, Gertie Getaway (pictured) and Eardisland, both who have been in training with Philip Hobbs in Minehead, have produced healthy foals.  Gertie has had a filly and Eardisland a […]

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Team Brean are now Autism Aware

Recently team members across all departments were invited to take part in an Autism Awareness Training session to help understand more about autism and how we can assist our guests. The session gave an insight of what it is like to experience some of the symptoms felt by those with autism and simple ways that […]

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Viewings now available at Brean Country Club Holiday Lodge development

Holiday Lodge Show Homes arrive at Brean Country Club’s NEW Lodge Development Have you ever dreamed of owning your very own luxury holiday retreat?  An escape from the every day, and a safe, secure and low maintenance second home in which to relax, explore, make friends and make memories? Maybe it’s time to make that […]

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Sooty themed family accommodation arrives at Holiday Resort Unity

Many of you may know that Sooty has been a very regular visitor here at Unity for some years now, and The Sooty Show is filmed at neighbouring Brean Leisure Park, as well as scenes set across the resort facilities. Sooty and his sidekicks Sweep the Dog and Soo the Panda have been entertaining children […]

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Enjoy an Easter Break at Holiday Resort Unity

  If you’re joining us at Holiday Resort Unity this Easter, you can be sure of a holiday that offers fun-packed entertainment every single day. With a long bank holiday weekend and the school Easter holiday break, it’s the perfect time to get away with the family and enjoy some quality time together and make […]

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Brean Play and Brean Splash launch Sensory Guides

Brean Play and Brean Splash have launched sensory guides to assist anyone planning on visiting the attractions that may have sensory needs. The guides detail what visitors can expect to see, hear, smell, taste and touch from arriving at the car park through to using the facilities, and will assist children and adults alike that […]

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Brean Country Club Official Opening

Brean Country Club formally opened its doors to the public with a ribbon-cutting ceremony performed by a sporting VIP on Tuesday 12 February. The £4m venue was formally opened by former champion jockey John Francome MBE, a representative of the Injured Jockeys Fund, a charity that Brean Leisure Park has supported for many years. Guests, […]

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Brean Country Club host Wedding Fayre on Sunday 20th January

Proposed to over the Christmas and New Year break? Brean Country Club are holding a Wedding Fayre on Sunday 20th January from 11:00am to 3:00pm in the Kestrel Suite. The Country Club is a new multi-million pound purpose built development that opened in December 2018. The facility offers unrivalled panoramic views across the Mendip Hills, […]

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Another Award-Winning Season for Holiday Resort Unity

Once again, Holiday Resort Unity celebrated award-winning success at the Bristol, Bath and Somerset Tourism Awards. Our Dog Friendly café, COAST, which we opened in the spring of this year at Brean Leisure Park, picked up the gold award for Dog Friendly Business of the Year. Described by the judges as “Fun and friendly, they made our […]

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Luxury Lodges for sale at Brean Country Club Development

Tucked away from the main resort, a brand new enhancement of luxury lodges sit within a gated development, nestled around landscaped gardens and a lake, with unrivalled views of the Mendip Hills across our very own 18 hole golf course spanning 5663 yards. Explore/Location Regular visitors to Holiday Resort Unity and Brean Leisure Park will know […]

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Brean Country Club

The new Brean Country Club development will opened its doors this December. The facility offers unrivalled panoramic views across the Mendip Hills, two function suites, the larger with a 140 seat capacity, and casual dining at affordable prices, open to the public for breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner. The menu will offer traditional British classics […]

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Charity Ball and end of season donations reach over £10,000 for charities

On Saturday 15th December, holiday park owners from Brean and representatives from the leisure industry joined together for the second annual Brean Charity Ball at The Bucket & Spade at Brean Leisure Park. Over 200 people attended the black tie event, which raised over £8,000 from tickets to the event, raffle ticket sales and a charity […]

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Charity Golf Day Raises over £5,500 for Charities

A Charity Golf Day held at Brean Golf club in the summer has raised over £5,500 for charity. The 28th annual Sports Celebrity Am took place on Tuesday 12th June at Brean Golf Club with 23 teams taking part in the popular event. Once again, the event was raising funds for the Injured Jockeys Fund and […]

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Wild Walk Event at Holiday Resort Unity – Saturday 3rd November

You might have seen that last month we teamed up with Secret World Wildlife Rescue to open a Secret Wood here at Holiday Resort Unity.  Hidden away from the hustle and bustle of the main holiday resort and Brean Leisure Park, we have created a little haven for wildlife, a site used not only to […]

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Holiday Resort Dedicates ‘Secret Wood’ to Somerset Wildlife Charity

Holiday Resort Unity in Brean Sands, Somerset, has formally recognised its partnership with Secret World Wildlife Rescue by naming a wood after the charity. The holiday resort has dedicated a piece of woodland on its site, called Secret Wood, after it has become a prime release site for Secret World’s garden birds and rabbits. This […]

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Brean Caravan Sites

When you think of touring caravan sites in Somerset, then you can’t get much better than a trip to Brean. Located on the Somerset Coast in between the seaside resorts of Weston-super-Mare and Burnham-on-Sea, Brean caravan sites offer the perfect base for exploring both the coast and the countryside. Brean Caravan Sites At Holiday Resort […]

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Camping Pod Experience at Holiday Resort Unity

Camping certainly isn’t to everyone’s taste, so when it was suggested with all this great weather we have been having that we do an off the cuff camping holiday, I wasn’t feeling particularly inspired. To start with, we don’t even own a tent … No need, I was told to search for a last minute […]

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Resort’s first Dog Friendly Café at Brean Leisure Park

On Saturday 26th May, COAST, a café that welcomes dogs and their owners, opened at Brean Leisure Park. But this is not just any dog friendly café, COAST offers dog blankets, dog towels, water, and a bespoke menu for dogs that features starters, mains, desserts and treats, as well as Bottom Sniffer dog beer and […]

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Sooty, Sweep & Soo

Children’s traditional favourites Sooty, Sweep & Soo to film new series at Holiday Resort Unity this June For over 60 years, generations of children have been enjoying The Sooty Show, featuring the loveable characters Sooty, Sweep and Soo. Between the 4th and 15th June this year, a brand new series will be being filmed on […]

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Competition T&Cs for Biker Break

COMPETITION TERMS & CONDITIONS • Valid only for a 2/3 night short off-peak break subject to availability. • Prize must be claimed within 72 hours of winner announcement – This can be done by private message on our Facebook page, or emailing [email protected] • Party leader must be 21 or over, it’s a family resort. […]

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The perfect day at Holiday Resort Unity

With so many things to do at our award winning resort, we wanted to highlight what a typical day can include at Holiday Resort Unity. But as always there’s so much more to do than just this!

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“Team Brean” celebrate becoming Dementia Friends

“Team Brean” celebrate becoming Dementia Friends as Holiday Resort Unity adds to its Accessibility and Inclusivity status” On Tuesday 20th March, 40 team members from across Holiday Resort Unity, Brean Leisure Park, Brean Play and Brean Splash undertook their training to become Dementia Friends. 850,000 people in the UK alone are diagnosed as having dementia, […]

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Premier Parks Social Media Competition

As a member of Premier Parks, this season here at Holiday Resort Unity, we are taking part in their “My Perfect Site” competition. All you need to do is take a snap of you and your friends or family enjoying your stay with us, and post onto your own personal Twitter account with the hashtag #myperfectsite to […]

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Brean Kite Festival

Following the success of the event in Burnham-on-Sea in 2017, 2018 sees a new Kite Fest come to Brean which will welcome contributors and spectators from across the country, as well as attract international visitors, taking place on June 2nd & 3rd (at Beachside) on Brean beach. Featuring Power Kite Buggy Racing and stack Kite […]

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Beach Holidays in Autumn and Winter

Situated just 100m from Brean Sands Beach, Holiday Resort Unity offers the ideal location for a traditional beach holiday in winter. However, being that we offer a longer season here that stretches from February right through to November, we aren’t always going to be blessed with “beach days”, where you can set up for the […]

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Top Toddler Holidays at Holiday Resort Unity

At Holiday Resort Unity we have everything in place for the best toddler holidays. Most of the fun happens on site, which means you don’t have to go far to keep your little ones entertained and makes holidays with a toddler that extra bit easier. So, here are our top 10 reasons why we are […]

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Double-winners at this year’s Bristol, Bath and Somerset Tourism Awards

We were delighted to pick up two awards at this year’s Bristol, Bath and Somerset Tourism Awards, which were showcased to a capacity audience of the best tourism businesses from across the region, with 70 trophies being presented to the winners at Somerset County Cricket Club on 9th November. In the category of Holiday Park […]

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Competition Terms & Conditions

Competition T&Cs COMPETITION TERMS & CONDITIONS • Valid only for a 3 night short off-peak break subject to availability. • Prize must be claimed within 72 hours of winner announcement – This can be done by private message on our Facebook page, or emailing [email protected] • Party leader must be 21 or over, it’s a […]

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Halloween Fun

The children have not long been back at school, and now we are looking forward to half term and Halloween! We have come up with some spooky activities, sure to keep your children occupied in the lead up to the event itself! If you have young children, they may still be of an age where […]

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How to keep your children entertained on a long journey

School’s out for summer and we are hoping that lots of you will be heading to Holiday Resort Unity for your summer break! Whilst we know you will all be bursting with excitement, there’s the matter of the journey that lays ahead, and with so many people heading to beautiful Somerset, the possibility of some […]

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Easter treats and games for the family

With the Easter break coming up fast, it’s time to start planning for the festivities! Easter is always a great time to get all the family together, play games and eat chocolate. At Holiday Resort Unity, there’s loads to enjoy at the resort but why not arrange your own Easter games or bake some goodies? […]

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Ska Band Complete Madness Join HRU

We’ve got a real treat for fans of ska music this month at Holiday Resort Unity. Complete Madness are heading to our resort, for a jam-packed evening of ska treats and beats! Ska music at its very best, this Madness tribute act promises an entertaining night whether you’re a diehard Madness fan or simply looking […]

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Come To The Country Music Festival!

Country music fans rejoice, as we’ve got the Country Music Festival heading to HRU again this weekend! Hosted on the 7th to the 10th April, the Country Music Festival is one of the best in the South West with great live entertainment and activities for everyone to enjoy. Plus, you get great discounts on all […]

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What’s On at HRU in 2017

We want all our guests to enjoy 2017 as much as possible while spending their days at Holiday Resort Unity. 2016 was a great year for us at HRU, and we do not want this year to be any different. With a great entertainment line-up and exciting things going on throughout the year at our […]

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Keep the kids entertained this Easter

With the Easter holidays looming, it can be a difficult to keep the children entertained for two weeks. Why not come and stay with us here at HRU where our endless array of family entertainment will ensure that there will not be a minute of boredom for your little ones during the break. Holidays with […]

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Planning Your Daytrip in Brean

One of the best things about Brean is the variation of places to visit for a daytrip. From the coastal areas to the countryside, there is plenty to see and so many things to do that there often are not enough days in the year. Here are a few ideas to start your daytrip planning. […]

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Are you joining us for Easter break?

With Easter fast approaching, you want to make the most of the long weekend, relaxing with family and making memories. We cannot think of a better way to spend this time than at Holiday Resort Unity. We have special offers on especially for your Easter break. Additionally, there is lots going on with a packed […]

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Enjoy Cycling Along the North West Coast

Cycling has become one of the favourite pastimes for families around the UK, and with so many cycling routes available, it is not difficult to transform cycling into an activity the entire family will enjoy. One of the most scenic cycling routes in the country is located on the north-west coast. National Route 33 of […]

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Get outdoors this March at HRU

March is a tricky month for outdoor activities, with the cold, wind and rain. Finding time when you can go out and enjoy yourselves is easier said than done. Luckily, HRU has some great options right here at our resort for when the weather Gods are smiling on us. Brean golf club With a course […]

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Are you ready for some top entertainment in spring 2017?

Here at HRU, we like to keep you as entertained as possible, so we aim to put on tons of entertainment throughout the year. Enjoy a variety of artists while you are camping in Brean. We aim to please the whole family, with a wide variety of acts, ranging from solo artists, bands, comedians and […]

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Splash and Play at Brean Sands during half term

Take a dip at HRU with our swimming area suitable for all the family. Open all year round If you fancy a leisurely swim then we have it covered! Our heated pool is available all year round for the whole family to enjoy. Swim as many or as few lengths as you like in our […]

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NEC Show Touring Competition 2017

We are running a competition at the NEC Caravan, Camping & Motorhome Show (Feb 21 – 26th)  and are giving away a three night touring break every day of the show! To enter simply provide us with your name and email address (on the stand – find us on Stand 4511). Pick any 3 nights […]

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Holiday Resort Unity opens for another great year!

After a relaxing break, we’re back to provide you with great holidays in 2017. We’ve got tonnes of great weekenders, half-term breaks, summer holiday fun, along with some amazing entertainment lined up for the year, but we’re kicking it all off with a fantastic deal on short breaks. Book your first getaway in 2017 for […]

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Enjoy our leisure centre throughout the year!

There is always plenty of activity to keep the whole family entertained throughout the year at Brean Sands, and none as fun and accessible as our very own award winning Brean Splash Waterpark & Gym. The indoor Waterpark is open year round to both local families and holidaymakers, Monday – Sunday with an array of […]

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Holiday Resort Unity win FOUR awards in one week!

Holiday Resort Unity wins FOUR prestigious awards in one week! Holiday Resort Unity, Brean’s largest family run holiday resort has had a fantastic week of recognition – winning no fewer than FOUR prestigious awards in just seven days! At the Bristol, Bath and Somerset Tourism Awards which took place on Wednesday 19th October, the business […]

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More success for Holiday Resort Unity – Somerset’s Family Business of the Year!

The prestigious Somerset Business Awards ceremony was held at Wellsprings Leisure Centre, Taunton on Friday night (21/10/16). Holiday Resort Unity in Brean, Somerset won the award for Family Business of the Year. The family business was also a Finalist in the Environmental award category. Alan House, Director commented: “We are delighted and proud to be the winners of […]

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Holiday Resort Unity win Holiday Park of the Year!

    The first ever Bristol, Bath and Somerset Tourism Awards ceremony was held at DoubleTree by Hilton, Cadbury House on Wednesday night (19/10/16). There were 20 different award categories and finalists went through a rigorous three-stage judging process, taking into account websites, reviews, social media, visits by industry ‘mystery visitors’ and finally a judging […]

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Explore North Somerset’s fantastic cycling trails

Known for its flat plains and rolling hills, Somerset is an extremely popular destination for cyclists. Whether you’re a seasoned mountain biker or enjoy a gentle family cycle ride, there are plenty of routes to choose from across the county. Somerset provides cyclists with plenty of opportunities to get off the beaten track and to […]

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4 things to do with the kids in Burnham-on-Sea

If you’re heading to Burnham-on-Sea this summer, there are so many fun attractions and activities to take the kids round! Whether you’re a first time visitor or a frequent guest, read our blog for all the highlights. The Pier You can’t go to Burnham-on-Sea without going to the pier! The epitome of a seaside town, […]

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Check out Holiday Resort Unity’s new Drive-Thru Pitches

At Holiday Resort Unity, we understand that reversing into a tight pitch space with a large vehicle can be difficult and stressful, especially if you’re new to motor-homing and touring. But we don’t want that to put you off caravanning. We don’t want your caravan holiday break to have any stress at all which is […]

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Top RHS Gardens to visit in Somerset

The south west is home to some of the most beautiful landscapes in the UK. On fresh summer days, there is nothing better than stepping out and exploring the great outdoors. If hiking isn’t for you, and you’d much rather experience the gentler aspects of the countryside, then a visit to an RHS Garden is […]

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Meet Sooty at HRU!

Those who have holidayed with us before are probably already familiar with the little bear that lives onsite at our theme park. Sooty has been filming his TV show in Brean for a while now, and we love having him here. While you can catch him on TV, and even come along and watch the […]

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The best board games for family holidays

The Easter holidays are nearly upon us! And we know many of you will be planning a family holiday for the occasion, so we’ve put together the best board games for the ultimate family break! Monopoly Monopoly is the classic family board game and we’re sure you’ve played this dozens of times so we won’t […]

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Don’t miss the 2016 Weston-super-Mare Sand Sculpture Festival

Now heading into its 11th year, the Weston-super-Mare Sand Sculpture Festival has become something of an institution, offering an unmissable experience to everyone who visits the popular seaside town. The “festival” is open from 25th March-9th October 2016 and can be found on the main beach off Weston-super-Mare’s Marine Parade right by the Seaquariam. Tickets […]

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New Years Eve Celebrations

See in 2016 in style with New Years Eve celebrations at Holiday Resort Unity…  We’ve got two nights of ultimate fun and celebrations with family and friends… Sound good? Holiday Resort Unity offers great value for money this New Year 50% off Splash 50% off Golf 50% off Play Hiring in a centrally heated caravan – […]

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Competition T&Cs

Competition T&Cs COMPETITION TERMS & CONDITIONS • Valid only for a 3 night short off-peak break subject to availability. • Prize must be claimed within 72 hours of winner announcement – This can be done by private message on our Facebook page, or emailing [email protected] • Party leader must be 21 or over, it’s a […]

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The Best National Trust Days Out in Somerset

With live cabaret, comedy game shows, bands, comedians and more, all on site, plus our wildly popular kids shows, you could easily spend your entire holiday on our resort. But if you can tear yourself away and want to sample some local historical and cultural highlights, here’s our guide to some of the best local […]

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Everything you need to know
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