Willowgrove Park, located in Knott End-on-Sea, is a peaceful park, built around a five-acre fishing lake and an island bird sanctuary. Designed with retirees in mind, the park is open all year round and offers a range of statics, lodges, and park homes, with both residential and holiday licenses. This development is one of the largest holiday parks of its kind in the North-West, spread across twenty-four acres and with 302 pitches.
The park is a popular choice for those wanting to be on the Fylde Coast and within easy access to the Lancashire coast and countryside. Close to the coast and within easy reach of rolling countryside, Willowgrove brings together the very best of the Lancashire experience.
This is a large park that has expanded hugely over the years. Now home to over 300 properties, it is a community that is bustling, but never noisy. While it is easy enough for residents to get to know their neighbours and make new friends, there is a clear focus on privacy. Residents can comfortably retire to their properties without fear of intrusion or noise.
Homeowners have access to Willowgrove’s private fishing lake and island bird sanctuary all year round, making it the perfect spot for birdwatchers and nature enthusiasts.
There are a range of amenities and facilities on-site, including a launderette. Local shops are conveniently located across from the park; however, plentiful road links and public transport make it easy to go further afield.
The Local Area
Willowgrove Park's accessible location helps to bring in new residents all year round. It is close to many picturesque villages, as well as the famous seafront. Residents can easily take bus links to popular towns and resorts from just outside the park, meaning that they never have to go too far to visit Blackpool, Thornton Cleveleys or the Lake District. The park offers an excellent foothold for anyone who wants to explore the best of what Lancashire has to offer without having to travel extensively.
An appealing characteristic of Willowgrove Park is the unique mixture of countryside and coastline. Homeowners can step outside their properties to glance across vast open plains for miles around or take a short walk or bus ride down to the famous coastline. Moving near to the sea is a dream come true for many people, which is another reason why this development remains so popular.
The Park is close to a host of quaint and traditional villages and services. It is very close to Knott End-on-Sea, where residents can head for friendly fare, including traditional pubs and restaurants. Knott End is also famous for its traditional shops and buildings, meaning that homeowners can take a short trip to the town centre to enjoy the local heritage scene.
Residents can also quickly head out to villages such as Scorton, which boast popular restaurants, gift shops, cafés, and gardens to explore. It is also a short distance from the seaside towns of Fleetwood and Thornton Cleveleys, both of which are very popular with families and couples alike. Fleetwood is famous, too, for its Affinity Outlet, where locals can shop for bargains at high street stores.
For a busier seaside experience, residents can also take buses towards Blackpool, the largest coastal resort in the area. Blackpool is of course home to its extensive pleasure beach, its yearly illuminations, and famous beaches.
Willowgrove Park is one of the best-linked resorts of its kind in the area, meaning you are never far from a variety of local attractions.
For golf enthusiasts, the local Knott End Club offers memberships at their full course all year round. Those who prefer to dip into history may enjoy touring the local Fleetwood Museum, as well as the lighthouses just a few miles away, across the River Wye.
Preesall and the Fylde Coast provide residents with some of the most spectacular scenery and walks the county has to offer. Willowgrove homeowners have access to some of the most peaceful and impressive walks that England has to offer.
Life at Willowgrove Park allows you to become part of a community of likeminded people and immediately enjoy a stress-free way of life. With their 20 years of experience, UK Leisure Parks pride themselves on their ability to provide safe and secure gated communities, maintained and cared for by experts.
Willowgrove Leisure Park