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Sports & fun activities at
Combe Haven

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 ones on our Easy Gliders*. Have a family game of pitch 'n' putt, put your skates on and head to the roller disco, or get together for a game on our multi-sports court.

Multi-sports court at Combe Haven

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 a game of indoor bowling or darts.

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.

    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

            Darts

            Darts

            “It’s a bullseye” was the saying, but we’ll have you shouting "180!" in this classic pub game that’s fun for all the family. Take your darts and launch them at the board, add your points and subtract them from your target total; don’t forget to finish on a double or bull to win or you’ll be bust. ʽ301’ or ʽ501’ are the traditional games but there’s also ʽRound the clock’ and ʽShanghai’ too. This fun activity is available throughout the season.

            Things you should know:

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

            Easy gliders

            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

            Pitch and Putt at Combe Haven

            Family pitch 'n' putt

            Not ready for the challenge of crazy golf just yet – or do you just want to practice before the big game? We have small grass courses where you can make short chip shots onto the green. Sounds nice and easy don’t you think? Bring along all the family – it’s available all season.

            Things you should know:

            • Age: All ages 
            • Activity pass value: n/a
            • Cost: £3 per child, £4 per adult
            • Duration of session: Varies by activity
            • 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

            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

            Bowling alley

            Indoor bowling

            Can you score a strike, a turkey or have a perfect game? Bring the whole family along to this great activity and see who can score the most. And because they’re miniature, the littlest of little ones can join in the fun too.

            Things you should know:

            • Ages: All ages 
            • Activity pass value: n/a
            • Cost: Varies
            • Duration of session: Varies
            • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult

            Simple pleasures

            Go Explore

            Take a second and breathe in that fresh air. Far from the sooty city skies, our parks are nestled within wonderful natural surroundings. The activity go explore highlights the unique and beautiful settings of each of our parks. So grab some treasured time with the family, tie up your walking shoes, put together a picnic and set yourselves on a voyage of discovery!

            Things you should know:

            • Age: Suitable for all ages
            • Cost: Free
            • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult

            Indoor play area

            Inflatable soft play area

            We know inquisitive little kids are always trying to reach new heights and explore. That’s why our inflatable 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.

            Indoor SportsDrome

            Indoor SportsDrome

            When the sun runs away and the heavens open up, our indoor SportsDromes have plenty of activities to keep the kids busy. Our large spaces offer plenty of sporty activities such as roller discos, fencing and archery. They’re only usually open when activities are taking place, so make sure you get booked in. New for 2015, our indoor SportsDrome will be refurbished and will include an airy viewing gallery, offering freshly made coffee and ice cream (see image for artist impression).

            Things you should know:

            • Age: All ages
            • Cost: Free (some of the activities held in the facility may cost to take part in)
            • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult

            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 or football! All these great sports are free to enjoy. Who knows, we may even find some future Olympians!

            Things you should know:

            • Age: 3-5 yrs
            • Cost: Free
            • Duration of session: 30 minutes
            • 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

            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

            Outdoor play area

            Outside 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 at Blue Dolphin, we have 4 outdoor play areas for your little ones to enjoy. 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

            Roller Disco

            Roller disco

            Lace up your blades and get on the floor. We’ll take you back in time with our roller disco, providing bright lights and funky tunes so you can really show off your moves. This activity is just perfect for kids aged five and over. The more the merrier — so bring along the whole family and let the good times roll!

            Things you should know:

            • Age: 5+ yrs
            • Activity pass value: 2 for 1
            • Roller disco session: 45 minutes
            • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult

            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

            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

            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
              • Easy gliders
              • Family pitch and putt
              • Football Academy
              • Fencing coaching
              • Learn2Bike 
              • Roller disco
              • Target shooting

              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.

              Please note

              * Subject to a moderate extra charge
              ┴ Height and/or age restrictions may apply