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Staycation Essentials

Staycation EssentialsStaycation Essentials

While your holiday plans may have changed this year, it doesn’t mean you and your family can’t enjoy a relaxing getaway over the summer and appreciate all the wonderful local sights Britain has to offer.

Whether it’s a sunny seaside or hilly peaks you’ll be exploring, take a look at One4all’s staycation essentials – This summer’s must haves for any family!

Perfect Pitching

ProAction 5 Man 1 Room Dome Camping Tent, £39.99 from ArgosProAction 5 Man 1 Room Dome Camping Tent, £39.99 from Argos

There are so many scenic spots for camping across the UK, and this summer is the perfect time to make the most of them. Camping is a great way to bond with your loved ones and is an exciting adventure for adults and little ones alike! It’s important to find a tent that is spacious, but sturdy, and there are plenty of great affordable options available, such as this 5 Man Dome Tent from Argos.

ProAction 5 Man 1 Room Dome Camping Tent, £39.99 from Argos

The Wonders of Walking

Tri Walk Black Combination, £65 from ClarksTri Walk Black Combination, £65 from Clarks

Use this summer as an opportunity to explore the beautiful British outdoors. Whether it’s an uphill hike or a leisurely stroll that takes your fancy, adding physical activity to your staycation is a great way to keep busy and fit. Be sure to invest in a pair of breathable shoes that will keep you comfortable and protect your feet whilst walking.

Tri Walk Black Combination, £65 from Clarks

Read and Relax

Little Fires Everywhere, £7.49 from WaterstonesLittle Fires Everywhere, £7.49 from Waterstones

How many times have you vowed to finish a book but never found the time in your day to read those all-important final few pages? Use your staycation as a time to rest, unwind, and read the books that have been sitting on your shelf since Christmas! There is a book for everyone at Waterstones, so why not take the whole family shopping to pick the staycation story of their liking.

Little Fires Everywhere, £7.49 from Waterstones

Paddling Pool

Bestway Pentagon Vinyl Family Fun Pool, £26 from B&Q Bestway Pentagon Vinyl Family Fun Pool, £26 from B&Q

If you can’t get away this summer, then don’t fret – there are plenty of easy ways that you can make your home feel like a summer paradise. Pop some solar powered fairy lights around the garden, host a barbecue and, most importantly, inflate the paddling pool! A paddling pool is not only a fantastic way to keep everyone cool in the hot summer sun, but is sure to provide the whole family hours of entertainment and excitement.

Bestway Pentagon Vinyl Family Fun Pool, £26 from B&Q

Family-friendly Competition

Trivial Pursuit Family Edition, £29.99 from WHSmithTrivial Pursuit Family Edition, £29.99 from WHSmith

A summer in the UK means a rain shower is never far away, which is why it is essential to pack plenty of indoor activities for your staycation. From a simple pack of cards to an interactive app or games console, use your holiday as an opportunity to enjoy some friendly family competition. A good old classic, such as Trivial Pursuit, is a great choice for all ages and is sure to keep players on their toes.

Trivial Pursuit Family Edition, £29.99 from WHSmith