Best UK holiday parks for teens
No matter how much we love our kids, holidays with teenagers can be trying at times and finding the right holiday to suit everyone’s needs can feel overwhelming. Fortunately for you, at Haven we have a number of parks that are sure to tick all the boxes.
There’s no need to sacrifice beauty spots for activities as our parks have both. While all our parks are suitable for children, the list below is curated to show you the best caravan parks to take your teens and gives you a taste of some of the activities on offer.
Kent is a beautiful county with plenty of things to see and do but if your teens need something more than country walks and oast houses then fear not: Kent Coast Holiday Park has plenty to keep them entertained. To go alongside the all-weather sports court, crazy golf and Archery coaching, Kent Coast has recently acquired the facilities for fashionable Footgolf and classic laser tag.
Hafan y Môr
One of the biggest Haven parks, Hafan y Môr in North Wales has plenty to keep the teens engaged. From Adventure Golf to the climbing wall, kart hire and Segways, plus a mega indoor pool with flumes and a Lazy River, we’ve got all angles covered. The Dragon’s Lake Adventure Village with Aerial Adventure at Hafan y Môr is a particular highlight as the course and zip wire run over the lake.
This is perhaps our best holiday park for teens as the activities available on the Scottish coast are simply endless. Those with the stomach for heights will thrive with the Aerial Adventure, The Jump, The Drop and Extreme Drop, Crazy Climber and climbing wall, all waiting to test their nerves. We also have the new footgolf available as well as a roller disco under the lights.
Golden Sands Holiday Park in Lincolnshire has miles of beautiful beaches but if this isn’t exhilarating enough for your teens, there are other fantastic things to do. Aerial Adventure, The Jump and climbing wall are perfect for those who like the thrill of heights while crazy golf, target shooting, and fishing are a good compromise for those who like to keep their feet firmly on the ground.
Lakeland Leisure Park is situated near the majestic scenery of the Lake District. True to its name, Lakeland promises much in the way of water sports with kayaking, Canadian canoe hire, pedalo hire or paddle board hire all available as well as coaching for the kayaks, canoes, and paddleboards. With so many water-based activities available, your teens won’t want to leave the lake!
Presthaven in North Wales is crammed with fun, thrills, and fresh air to keep your teens content. Our heated indoor pool and outdoor Lazy River will be a hit with kids of any age while the more daring can tackle our Aerial Adventure assault course, bounce around on our bungee trampolines or have a go on the climbing wall.
Primrose Valley Holiday Park in North Yorkshire is one of our biggest parks and every inch of it is brimming with fun. From crazy golf to tennis and laser quest to kart and Segway hire, there’s a great variety on offer for teens. The indoor swimming pool is also packed with fun features including a multi-lane water slide that make it one of the best holiday parks for teens.
There really is a castle at Haggerston Castle Holiday Park, but if that’s not enough to impress your teens then the variety of activities on offer might. There are plenty of lakes to pedal around, Pic n Paint Pottery, Target Shooting, The Jump and kart hire. Alnwick Castle can also be found just down the road doing its best Hogwarts impression, it is host to Harry Potter-inspired events, ‘dragon quest’ and has an exciting history ready to be discovered.
Perran Sands Holiday Park mainly draws families due to its scenic position, perched above the sea in tranquil Cornwall. However, teens are drawn by the chance to ride the waves. There's a surf school right on the beach at Perran Sands as well as plenty of other water-based activities that take place on the beautiful sandy shores
Perched high on the cliffs overlooking the beautiful white sands of St Ives Bay, Riviere Sands certainly has all you need in the way of scenery. Yet it also has activities a plenty for teens, from bungee trampolines to Archery coaching sessions. As always in Cornwall, the coast is heaven for surfers and paddleboarders, making these activities unmissable at Riviere Sands.