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Sports & fun activities at
Doniford Bay

Take a flying leap at our fun and games...

And get a piece of the action. Ever seen Grandad with a bow and arrow? You soon will! We offer fun activities for every age – yes, even archery and fencing. And best of all, you can all learn together. So, go on, get in some family target practice. Or try to keep up with your little Tarzans on our climbing walls, ropes courses and zip wire. Hire a kart and pedal around the park, practise your football skills or how about a game on our crazy golf course?
Zip wire at Doniford Bay

Time to play

If you want something less sporty, we have lots of fun for you too. Try your hand (and spade!) at Sand Art. Or how about some archery coaching? Pots of fun throughout the day.

Outdoor sports

Whether you’re bringing little kids, bigger kids, teens or adults with you, we’ve tried our best to make sure there’s fun, sporty stuff that interests everyone.

    All-action

    If you love heights and you're up for a challenge, then pop on your safety gear and check out some of our gravity-defying activities. Be sure to watch your step though and keep hold of your safety line as you hang high above the ground.

      Coaching confidence

      We’ve got all the sports equipment and facilities you could ever need, but some things you might want someone qualified to show you the ropes. That’s why we have lots of capable sports coaches who are able to teach you the basics or help you improve your game.

        Indoor activities

        We love to see families playing and being active together. Whatever the weather, we have loads of activities and facilities that will keep you busy and dry!

          Just for kids

          Kids are always full of energy, which is why our exciting, fun-filled programme is aimed to keep them entertained, all the time.

            Fun activities

            Holidays are about family time, all the time. That’s why we have so many fun facilities for you to use whenever you fancy.

              Archery coaching

              Archery coaching

              Got a strong arm and steady eye? Why not become a bowman for the day? With help from our expert instructors you’ll be firing like Robin Hood in no time. Our archery sessions are for kids aged six and over, and we promise by the end of your session you’ll know your nock from your quiver in no time. So keep your eye keen, draw back that bow and let’s hit the bullseye!

              Things you should know:

              • Age: 6+ yrs
              • Activity pass value: 1
              • Duration of session: 45 minutes
              • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult

              Bungee trampolines

              Bungee trampolines

              Who doesn’t love bouncing on a trampoline? We’re certain your little ones will love bouncing around for ages. Get them to pop on a harness and attach the elastic bungee cord — all with our expert’s help of course — and watch them reach for the sky. They can really go wild if they wish as our bungee cord will stop them flying away. And our friendly instructors will be on hand to make sure your little ones stay safe. So kids aged four and over can jump, flip and chuckle all day.

              Things you should know:

              • Age: 4+ yrs
              • Activity pass value: 1
              • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult

              Climbing wall at Haven

              Climbing wall

              Have a head for heights? Feeling adventurous? Then our climbing wall will not only get you moving but they’re a great workout too. After being strapped into a harness build your strength, endurance and flexibility in this great outdoor activity.

              Things you should know:

              • Age: 7+ yrs
              • Activity pass value: 1
              • Duration of session: Varies
              • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult. Height restrictions may apply.

              Crazy golf

              Crazy golf

              Head to our colourful courses with your putter and scorecard in hand – it’s time for some friendly competition. Navigate around the holes carefully as each one is different to the last and has its own surprises, traps and obstacles you’ll have to overcome. Progress through and the winner could be you! Our crazy golf is suitable for all the family.

              Things you should know:

              • Age: All ages
              • Activity pass value: 4 for 1
              • Duration of session: Vary by activity
              • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult

              Easy gliders

              NEW for 2015 Easy gliders

              Inside some of our multi-sports courts you’ll find some curious looking electric powered scooters called Easy Gliders. They weave in and out of the obstacle course so smoothly it’s like riding a snowboard without the snow! If you’re between eight and 15 years old, be sure to give them a go.

              Things you should know:

              • Age: 8-15 yrs
              • Activity pass value: 1
              • Duration of session: 30 minutes
              • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult

              Fencing coaching

              Fencing coaching

              En garde! Pop on those masks and protect yourselves with the padding – we want to see your best cross swords and parry attacks. Our friendly instructors will make sure that the kids (and you too) have a great time and stay safe. Our fencing session requires one activity pass, so come and learn some epic sabre skills.

              Things you should know:

              • Age: 6+ yrs
              • Activity pass value: 1
              • Duration of session: 45 minutes
              • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult

              New for 2015 - Football Academy

              NEW for 2015 - Football Academy

              NEW for 2015 - Can you score like Suarez or defend like Silva? Show us your saves and finishes at our very own Football Academy. Learn new skills from our sports coaches — they’ll teach you tips and tricks before getting you into a real game. We’ll award prizes and certificates to all those taking part. If your little ones are aged between five and sixteen we have separate classes for different age groups. It runs all season and requires one activity pass. So don’t forget your football kit and let’s see who can bend it like Beckham!

              Things you should know:

              • Age: 5-16 yrs (Different sessions for different age groups)
              • Activity pass value: 1
              • Duration of session: 30 minutes
              • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult

              French boules

              French boules

              Oo-la-la Monsieurs’ and Mademoiselles’ – who’s for a game of French boules? Bring along all the family and join in the fun. This game is perfect for all the family. Unlike our traditional bowls, there’s no lawn involved; it’s played on sand so your technique is key. You can point, shoot or lob your boule at the jack – how continental!

              Things you should know:

              • Age: all ages
              • Doniford Bay session: 60 minutes
              • Burnham-on-Sea session: Available to hire from 10am-5pm
              • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult

              Kart hire

              Kart hire

              Take a break from walking or driving around the park and put your pedal power to the test. Hire one of our karts and see what a nice change it makes. Costs do vary by duration of hire. Our family karts come with the choice of two or four seats, but keep an eye on those cheeky monkey’s – they may leave you to do all the pedalling!

              Things you should know:

              • Age: all ages
              • Activity pass value: Varies by riders and duration. From 1-2 passes needed per kart.
              • Duration of session: 30 or 60 minutes
              • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult

              Leap of Faith

              Leap of Faith

              One small step for man, one giant leap for you. We’ll kit you up with all your safety gear so you can climb up to the leap platform. From here there’s only one way off and that’s down! Take a deep breath and look at the beautiful views. You’ll need a bit of courage as you leap forward and reach for the hanging bar – will you be able to grab it? Leap of Faith is suitable for ages seven and over.

              Things you should know:

              • Age: 7+ yrs 
              • Activity pass value: 1
              • Duration of session: Varies
              • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult. Height restrictions may apply.

              Learn2Bike

              Learn2Bike

              Let our team of pre-school experts give your little ones the confidence and balance to set off on their first set of wheels. Our Balanceability programme is especially for kids between two and a half and six years old.

              Things you should know:

              • Age: 21/2 - 6 yrs
              • Activity pass value: 1
              • Duration of session: 30 minutes
              • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult

              Mini sports

              Mini sports

              Who said sports is just for grown-ups? Your little ones will love our mini sports created especially with them in mind. They can try their little hands at archery, fencing and their little feet at football! All these great sports are free to enjoy. Who knows? We may find some future Olympians!

              Things you should know:

              • Age: 3-5 yrs
              • Duration of session: 30 minutes
              • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult

              All-weather multi-sports court

              Multi-sports court

              Come rain or sunshine we can always promise a place where you’ll be able to release some energy and have lots of fun. Most of our parks have sports courts designed with an all-weather surface, so the fun doesn’t need to stop because of the weather. Whether your game of choice is football, basketball or rounders, we have the perfect place for you and your family to play.

              Things you should know:

              • Age: All ages
              • Cost: Free
              • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult

              RopeWorks course

              Ropes course

              Climb, balance and swing your way through our mid-air high ropes obstacle course. Our ropes course are suitable for ages seven and over. All kids need to bring a grown-up with them and height restrictions may apply.

              Things you should know:

              • Age: 7+ yrs 
              • Activity pass value: 1
              • Duration of session: Varies
              • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult. Height restrictions may apply.

              Sand Art

              Sand Art

              Kids love sand and paint, so we’ve combined the two in this great fun activity. We’ll even clean up afterwards so you have nothing to worry about. Imagination and creativity can really go wild as kids make their very own colourful sand art. And the best bit is they can take their masterpiece home to treasure forever. It’s suitable for all ages and costs do vary. You can find Sand Art across the whole season – perfect for those rainy days.

              Things you should know:

              • Age: All ages
              • Cost: A5 card - £4, A4 card - £5. One take home pack (includes one A5 card, one A4 card and 12 sand pencils) – £7.99. Two take home packs – £15
              • Activity pass value: n/a
              • Duration of session: Varies by activity
              • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult

              Seaside games

              Seaside games

              Family time is the most treasured and fun time. So grab your rain macs, sunscreen and comfy shoes and join in our seaside games. It’s the best excuse to get the kids off their phones and tablets and create some precious memories together. We have plenty of team games for everyone such as Frisbee, rounders and Kwik cricket. Our seaside games are totally free, and as long as the little ones are aged three and over, everyone’s welcome.

              Things you should know:

              • Age: 3+ yrs
              • Cost: Free
              • Duration of session: 60 minutes
              • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult

              Outdoor play area

              Outdoor play area

              We know being on holiday means being outside as much as possible, so our play areas are the ideal place for kids to burn off a bit of energy. And, even if the weather isn’t perfect, you’ll still be able to have fun outside and get some fresh air.

              Things you should know:

              • Age: Varies
              • Costs: Free
              • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult

              Table tennis

              Table tennis

              This fast paced game takes seconds to learn but a lifetime to master. Join all your friends and family for this great game that demands quick reactions and a steady hand. Whether you’re playing singles or doubles it’s suitable for all the family and totally free. A perfect game for those rainy days.

              Things you should know:

              • Age: all ages
              • Cost: Free
              • Duration of session: n/a
              • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult

              Pool tables

              Pool tables

              This game is fun for all the family, whatever your age. Chalk the cue, rack ‘em up and show off your skills as you teach the kids how to play; you can even master those trick shots. It’s all about keeping a steady aim and your eye true, just don’t accidently pot the black!

              Things you should know:

              • Ages: All ages
              • Cost: Varies
              • Duration of session: Varies
              • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult

              FunWorks amusements

              FunWorks amusements

              Try and beat dad to first place with our driving simulators or see who scores top on our air hockey tables; maybe even grab a teddy with the crane claws? With all this and more it’s a whole afternoon’s worth of great entertainment to be had. Ages and cost does depend on the activity you choose. These great amusements are available on the park, so get your coins at the ready and let's go and have some fun!

              Things you should know:

              • Suitable age groups: Varies
              • Cost: Varies
              • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult

              Indoor play area

              Indoor play area

              We know inquisitive little kids are always trying to reach new heights and explore. That’s why our soft play areas are perfect for your smaller family members who aren’t as sure footed. And with all that squishy stuff it gives you a little time to relax without worrying about bumps and bruises too.

              Things you should know:

              • Ages: Varies
              • Cost: Free
              • Duration of session: Varies
              • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult and height restrictions may apply.

              Target shooting

              Target shooting

              Get your hands on a classic 177 calibre air rifle and take out the targets. With our expert instructors guiding you with every step, we can guarantee you’ll be in safe hands. As you’d expect you need to be ten or over and all kids need to be with a responsible adult. Ready, aim, fire!

              Things you should know:

              • Age: 10+ yrs
              • Activity pass value: 1
              • Duration of session: 45 minutes
              • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult

              Tennis courts

              Tennis courts

              Enjoy a spot of friendly competition with the whole family on our tennis courts. Whether you’re playing singles or doubles, all you need to bring is the racquets and balls. But don’t worry if you haven’t got any, we can supply both, there’s just a small deposit to pay. Strawberries and cream anyone?

              Things you should know:

              • Age: All ages
              • Cost: Free
              • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult

              Zip wire at Doniford Bay

              Zip wire

              Want to feel that adrenaline rush? Come and climb the steps, let us hook your harness, take a deep breath and zoom down our zip wires at super speeds! This activity is suitable for seven years and over. They run all season and kids need to bring an adult with them too.

              Things you should know:

              • Age: 7+ yrs 
              • Activity pass value: 1
              • Duration of session: Varies
              • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult. Height restrictions may apply.

              Activity Pass - Enjoy more activities for less when you book in advance

              If you enjoy planning your holiday before you arrive (and saving money), then our Activity Pass is just the thing for you.

              When you buy an Activity Pass, you get a bundle of 6 or 12 spaces that you can redeem online before you get here against a whole range of activities - which not only means that you get here first to secure your place on the activity, but you also get to do the activities you want to do at a discounted price. And with our online booking system open up until midnight the day before you arrive, even if you book at the very last minute, you can still make the most of these great savings.

              Don't worry if you don't buy your Activity Pass before you get on holiday - you can still buy your activities on park at our normal price, subject to availability.

                Archery coaching at Haven

                Activity pass

                It depends on how big your family is and how many activities you plan on taking part in. One pack (6 passes) may suit you for a short break or you might want a couple for a week long holiday. Remember, should you need them, you can always purchase more Activity Passes once you arrive.

                Things you should know:

                • One Prepaid Activity Pack (6 passes)
                  £36 online – £40 on park
                • Two Prepaid Activity Packs (12 passes)
                  £60 online – £75 on park

                Fencing coaching at Haven

                Sports activities

                Activities that can be used with your prepaid activity vouchers include:

                • Archery coaching
                • Climbing wall
                • Crazy golf
                • Easy gliders
                • Football Academy
                • Fencing coaching
                • Kart hire
                • Leap of Faith
                • Learn2Bike 
                • Ropes course
                • Target shooting
                • Zip wire

                Activity Passes

                How to book

                The prepaid activity passes can be purchased as an optional extra for all holidays.

                New bookings:

                Just make a booking now and be sure to pick your choice of prepaid activity passes either 6 or 12 pack from the "Optional Extras".

                If you have already booked a holiday and wish to take advantage of this great offer please click on the "My Account" link at the top of this page*. Once you have logged into your account click on "view current holiday bookings", select your booking and click on "add optional extras". From here you can select either a 6 or 12 pack prepaid activity pass depending on your preference.

                Activity Passes

                Terms & conditions

                • It is recommended that activities are booked and allocated prior to arrival on park as we may have limited availability on park, particularly during busy periods.
                • Activities are subject to availability and may vary from park to park.
                • Guests must arrive 5 minutes prior to the start of the session as Health and Safety briefings are given.
                • Please arrive 5 minutes prior to activity commencing, we are keen to ensure you are fully briefed prior participating.
                • If you are late, and have missed the safety briefing, for your own safety you may not be able to take part in the session.
                • If you wish to cancel an activity, that's fine, we understand your plans change please give us 24 hours notice and we will happily provide a refund.
                • If you have purchased your activity pass prior to arrival and you wish to cancel, then please call customer services to discuss, pre purchased activity passes are non refundable on park.
                • Unfortunately if you miss your session we are unable to transfer you to another session or offer a refund.
                • If the weather is bad and we can't run an activity for this or some other reason, we'll always offer you an alternative.
                • Each of our prepaid Activity Passes comes with six available spaces and, for most of our activities; your Activity Pass will get marked once per person who takes part. However, please be aware that some activities may require more stamps per person.
                • Purchase a discounted activity pass online up to midnight the day before your arrival. The further ahead you buy your passes, the better your chances of redeeming them for the activities you desire. If you forget to buy beforehand, you may be able to buy on the park, but you'll miss out on the discount and you will not be able to pre allocate.
                • The company reserve the right to cancel any activity at any time, where possible we will transfer to another session, or an alternative activity.
                • The Team Member/Coach has the overall responsibility of health and safety of the activity and can stop the session or ask a participant to leave at any time. In this case no refund will be given.
                • Family Roller Disco: It is the responsibility of the parent or guardian to supervise their child/children.
                • Bike & Kart Hire: The Company reserves the right to hold entertainment passes as well as a deposit. Persons hiring bikes or karts will be held responsible for any damage caused, and will be liable for all costs the damage incurs.

                * Age restrictions apply on some activities and the majority of activities available are for the over 8’s. Activity Passes are strictly subject to availability.