Is Centre Parcs good in winter?

Winter is the best time to stargaze with clear skies and scenic forest views, so pop the bubbly and slip into your own private outdoor hot tub, a romantic getaway at Center Parcs is the ideal place for you to spend time with your loved one.

Who owns Center Parcs?

Pierre & VacancesCenter Parcs Europe / Parent organization
In 2015, after nine years of ownership, The Blackstone Group sold the business to Brookfield Property Partners. In the same year, it was announced that the business intended to expand to Ireland and had found a site in County Longford, with construction beginning on Center Parcs Longford Forest in 2017.

Which Centre Parcs is the flattest?

We chose Eleveden as we had read that it was the flattest location with easiest walking/cycling paths and we have a 2 year old and my wife is pregnant. It worked out perfectly and would definitely recommend.

Is Center Parcs just for families?

While there are primarily children and families, even the odd dog or two, it doesn’t mean you have to rule it out altogether. There are so many reasons we feel Center Parcs is good for couples, and we will cover those in this article.

What is Center Parcs like at Christmas?

The village will still be alive with all of the activity of Winter Wonderland, so your family Christmas holiday will feel more festive than ever. Eat in, or eat out, with great restaurants and thrilling activities on your doorstep, you can do your Christmas at your pace.

Is the swimming pool open at Center Parcs on Christmas Day?

The swimming pools are often open at Center Parcs on Christmas Day.

Is Centre Parcs private land?

Center Parcs has been a public company in the past, being floated on London’s junior AIM market in 2003 before moving to a main market listing two years later. It was then taken over by Blackstone, the private equity firm, in 2006, before being sold to Brookfield in 2015 in a deal reported to have been worth £2.4bn.

What was the first Centre Parcs in the UK?

Center Parcs Sherwood Forest
The first village in the UK, Center Parcs Sherwood Forest in Nottinghamshire, opened in 1987, closely followed by Center Parcs Elveden Forest in Suffolk, which opened in 1989.

Is Everything at Center Parcs for families?

Everything at Center Parcs is made for families. Try one of the many indoor and outdoor activities, eat in one of our restaurants or enjoy a delicious takeaway delivery in your open-plan accommodation. You can do it all, together.

What is a Center Parcs break like?

All of our villages offer the same great features you’d expect of a Center Parcs break. Discover up to 400 acres of natural landscapes or soak up the sun on our beach and watersports lake. Try something new with a variety of indoor and outdoor activities, or relax in a range of accommodation sizes and styles.

Where is the original Center Parcs village?

The original UK Center Parcs village, is set deep in the historic Nottinghamshire countryside. Sherwood Forest is a magnificent pine forest famous for being home to the infamous Robin Hood.

Is Center Parcs Sherwood a good place to stay?

My family & I have recently returned from our short break at Center Parcs Sherwood. We had a fun packed stay, excellent swimming facilities for children, lodge was clean, modern and comfortable, we stayed in the Cedar area, Lodge 201, close to the Village Square.