A - is for Adventure!

Our activity and entertainment teams are currently planning the exciting schedules for 2021. These will be confirmed before you know it, but you can get a flavour of the kind of fun you could have at Haven below.

THE GREAT OUTDOORS

Activities at Marton Mere

Blackpool may be just a few miles away, but there are more than enough activities to keep you fully entertained without even leaving the park. The park and surrounding area with its beautiful nature reserve offer the perfect terrain to explore on a Segway, or try your hand at archery, or hit the pool for some splash themed fun.

Jam-packed full of fun

Activities and leisure facilities

A girl learning to swim at one of the parks

Park activities

Things to do

You'll never be bored with loads for kids to do...and grown-ups too. Make a splash, explore nature, be creative or get sporty. It's up to you, take your pick.

Please note: Activities for 2021 are subject to change.

Activities

Active

If you and your little ones like to stay active, boy do we have some great things for you to do. It's easy to find a great activity for all the family to enjoy on holiday!

Confirmed for 2021

Archery Coaching

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Archery Coaching

Got a strong arm and steady eye? Why not become a bowman? With help from our expert instructors you’ll be firing like Robin Hood in no time. So, keep your eye keen, draw back that bow and let’s hit the bullseye!

Age: 6yrs+
Cost: £10

Confirmed for 2021

Bungee Trampoline

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Bungee Trampoline

Who doesn’t love bouncing on a trampoline? We’re certain your little ones will love bouncing on a bungee trampoline - where with the help of a bungee cord they can go as high as they wish. 

Age: 4yrs+
Weight: Participants must weigh more than 19kg.
Cost: £5

Confirmed for 2021

Crazy golf

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Crazy Golf

Head to our colourful courses – 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 for you to overcome.

Age: 2yrs+
Cost: £2.50

Confirmed for 2021

Football Kickabout

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Football Kickabout - 5-8yrs

There’s nothing better than the simple pleasures of a game of football. Come and join us for a relaxed game, arranged and refereed by one of the friendly Leisure team. All abilities welcome, it’s just for fun.

Age: 5-8yrs
Cost: Free

Confirmed for 2021

Football Kickabout - 9-12yrs

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Football Kickabout - 9-12yrs

There’s nothing better than the simple pleasures of a game of football. Come and join us for a relaxed game, arranged and refereed by one of the friendly Leisure team. All abilities welcome, it’s just for fun.

Age: 9-12yrs
Cost: Free

Confirmed for 2021

Fishing

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Fishing

You can really take it easy at our freshwater or coarse fishing lakes. They are amply stocked for your enjoyment. All you have to do is bring your own rod and licence along with you.

Age: 12yrs+
Cost: Varies by park.

Confirmed for 2021

Junior Segways Stage 1

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Junior Segways Stage 1

Your junior racers will soon be weaving in and out of obstacles on the Ninebot miniPRO Segways. Let our instructors help them master these amazing Segways on our fantastic sports courts or suitable all-weather surface.

Age:
6yrs+
Height:
You must be over 1.2m tall.
Weight: You must weigh between 20-100kg.
Cost: £12

Confirmed for 2021

Kart Hire

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Kart Hire - Double

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. 

Age:

Double Karts: 3yrs+ (Karts must be hired and operated by someone aged 18yrs+.)

Cost:

Double Kart: £12

Confirmed for 2021

Kart Hire

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Kart Hire - Single

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. 

Age: 8yrs+
Cost: £12

Confirmed for 2021

Kart Hire

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Kart Hire Family

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.

Age:

3yrs+

Cost:

Family Kart: £16

Confirmed for 2021

Lawn Bowls

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Lawn Bowls

Get all the family together, step to the rink and let’s aim for the jack. This classic family sport is perfect for some light exercise. Who’ll knock out all the other balls to take home the glory? 

Age: All ages
Cost: £5

Confirmed for 2021

Learn to Bike Coaching

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Learn to Bike Coaching

Give your little ones the confidence to set off on their first set of wheels. Our Learn to Bike Coaching is especially for kids between 2.5 and 6 years old and in the session they'll be taught all the skills needed to enable them to ride a pedal bike on their own.

Age: 2½-6yrs
Cost: £4

Confirmed for 2021

Balance Bike Coaching

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Balance Bike Coaching

Our Balance Bike Coaching is especially for kids between 2.5-6 years old and will give your little ones the confidence to set off on their first set of wheels. The children use balance bikes (bikes with no pedals) which enable them to concentrate on manoeuvring. These are especially great for children with no experience!

Age: 2½-6yrs
Cost: £4

Confirmed for 2021

Scooter Hire

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Scooter Hire

Whether you’re big or small, tots or adults, you’ll be able to scoot your way around the park exploring all those out-of-the-way places on our top-of-the-range scooters.

Age: 2yrs+
Cost: 1 hour = £2.50
4 hours = £5
8 hours = £8

Confirmed for 2021

Target Shooting

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Target Shooting

Get your hands on a classic .177 calibre air rifle and take out the targets. With our expert instructors guiding you at every step, we can guarantee that you’ll be in safe hands.

Age: 10yrs+
Cost: £10

Confirmed for 2021

Tennis court

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Tennis court

Enjoy a spot of friendly competition on our tennis courts. You can find them at a handful of parks. All you need to bring is the racquets and balls, but don’t worry if you haven’t got any as we can supply both.

Age: 5yrs+
Cost: £10

Activities

Nature Rockz

Take a breath of fresh air whilst taking part in our Nature Rockz activities. Get back to nature and learn some life skills such as Den Building or Firelighting Techniques.

Confirmed for 2021

Ranger with child looking at bug hunts

Nature Rockz

Bug Hunt

Our brainy Rangers can teach you all all about them in our guided hunt for mini beasts. You can explore our parks from top to bottom, find out where the best hiding places are and discover all there is to know about a bug’s life.

Age: All ages
Cost: Free

Confirmed for 2021

A young girl with a picture of a dinosaur

Nature Rockz

Creature Creations

Get your creative juices flowing as our Rangers guide you through the art of creating all kinds of wonderful things. From leaf art or stick creatures, to recycled creations – the possibilities are endless.

Age: All ages
Cost: Free

Confirmed for 2021

Kids in a den

Nature Rockz

Den Building

Learn the ways of the forest with a little help from our expert Rangers. Find out how to create shelters with only the natural surroundings at hand.

Age: 6yrs+
Cost: £6

Confirmed for 2021

Kids and ranger firelighting

Nature Rockz

Firelighting Techniques

Essential for any young explorer. Find out how to light a fire with only the natural surroundings at hand.

Age: 6yrs+
Cost: £8

Confirmed for 2021

Grass head creations

Nature Rockz

Grass Head Creations

Come and make your own flowerpot man. Watch as his hair grows and then cut it all off and start again!

Age: All ages
Cost: £6

Confirmed for 2021

Ranger studying nature with child

Nature Rockz

Nature Trail

Take a deep breath of the fresh outdoor air on our free guided nature trail sessions. Learn all about the wildlife that lives on our parks and along the coast, and find out about the history and the heritage of the park itself.

Age: All ages
Cost: Free

Confirmed for 2021

Family making a nest box

Nature Rockz

Nest box creations

Fancy making a few birdies chirpy? Or giving a bat a home? With the help of our crafty Rangers you can build a home for the creatures that live in our park – or you can take it home with you to place in your own garden! 

Age: 6yrs+
Cost: £8

Confirmed for 2021

Pebble art

Nature Rockz

Pebble Art

Can you make a cat, caterpillar or even a ladybird? Build your creation using a variety of stones of all shapes and sizes, then start painting and dazzle your friends with your amazing design.

Age: All ages
Cost: £5

Confirmed for 2021

Family gathered around instructor at the beach

Nature Rockz

RNLI Water Safety

A fun, family focussed activity led by one of our friendly park Rangers. Take part in a variety of games, learn how to keep safe by the water and find out more about the RNLI.

Age: All ages
Cost: Free

Confirmed for 2021

Treasure Trail

Nature Rockz

Treasure Trail

Join our friendly Ranger for a natural treasure trail, where you will discover the hidden beauty of the park using clues to navigate your way and learn about nature along the way. 

Age: All ages
Cost: Free

Activities

Creative

Are you someone who likes to let their creative juices flow? Take some time out of your day to relax, pick up your supplies and get creating.

Confirmed for 2021

Coastal Sand Bottles

Creative

Coastal Sand Bottles

Kids can make their own sand bottle creation in this session. Choose a bottle and fill it with different layers of coloured sand. A label can be designed and attached, making it a perfect gift or souvenir from your break.

Age: 2yrs+
Cost:

Table for 2: £7

Table for 4: £7

(£7 books space for 2-4 people and includes one Coastal Sand Bottle kit, extra kits to be paid for on the day)

Confirmed for 2021

Pic 'n' Paint Pottery

Creative

Pic n Paint Pottery

Pick your pottery party animal, heart or ice cream-shaped box, or eight inch plate (other items will have an extra supplement on the day) then add your own detail using the paint provided. We'll pop it in the kiln to dry and you collect it a day or two later to take home with you.

Age: All ages
Cost:

Table for 2: £10 deposit

Table for 4: £10 deposit

(deposit redeemable against pottery items)

Confirmed for 2021

Seaside Slime

Creative

Seaside Slime

Children can create their very own seaside slime in this fun, interactive session. Led by one of our friendly instructors, they’ll make slime and then decorate it with glitter, ocean features and small fish. They can then take their pot of goo away with them. 

Age: 2yrs+
Cost:

Table for 2: £6

Table for 4: £6

(£6 books space for 2-4 people and includes one Seaside Slime kit, extra kits to be paid for on the day)

Confirmed for 2021

Precious Prints

Creative

Precious Prints

Everyone loves a precious memory of their nearest and dearest so why not let your kids turn their footprint or handprint into a lion, tractor or butterfly, which we will then make into a ceramic keepsake or gift for your family.

Age: All ages
Cost:

Table for 2: £12 deposit

Table for 4: £12 deposit

(deposit redeemable against pottery items)

Confirmed for 2021

Pic n Bobble Pottery

Creative

Pic n Bobble Pottery

Join us in the Pick and Paint or Creative Studio and create a fun party animal using foam clay in funky vibrant colours. The possibilities are endless. The foam clay dries very quickly so you can take your animal home with you there and then.

Age: All ages
Cost:

Table for 2: £10 deposit

Table for 4: £10 deposit

(deposit redeemable against pottery items)

Activities

How to book

Activities can be booked and paid for on the Haven What's On app, or you can book at the Activity Booking Point on the park.

  • Step 1: Book your holiday
  • Step 2: Download the latest version of the Haven What's On app
  • Step 3: Log into the app with your Haven account details or booking reference
  • Step 4: Pick your activity
  • Step 5: Book and pay with your card

On and off the park

More things to do

Terms and conditions*

*Height and age restrictions may apply to some activities and facilities, some may also incur a moderate charge. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult at all times during the use of our activities. During busy periods entry to the pool may be restricted for your safety.

**Please note: Food and drink featured in the video will vary by park. If you have any questions about food and drink options please get in touch with the park.

There must be at least 1 adult accompanying up to 2 children under 8 as well as accompanying children up to 14 who are non-swimmers in the swimming pools at all times.

Imagery used for activities and entertainment are for representation purposes only, activities and facilities will vary for each park. Artist's impressions and all the facilities and activities shown are subject to final approval and planning permission. Some of these activities have an extra charge.

Marton Mere Holiday Village is rated 4.1 out of 5 based on 1402 Google reviews. See all reviews. Information is correct at the time of publishing.

Activities will be available to book on the Haven What's On App from December 17 2020.