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Marton Mere Holiday Park Information


All the information, facts and figures you need to plan your stay at this holiday park.

Basic information

Name:
Marton Mere Holiday Village
Address:
Marton Mere Holiday Village, Mythop Road, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY4 4XN
Telephone no:
01253 767544 (calls charged at standard UK rates)
Open
Close
Park open dates:
11 March
31 October

Check-in/out times

Check-in
Check-out
Platinum:
1pm
10am
Prestige:
2pm
10am
Deluxe:
3pm
10am
Standard:
4pm
10am
Late arrivals:
For any guests who may be arriving late/outside of the reception office opening hours, please contact park directly to make them aware and they can arrange to leave your keys and welcome information with the main gate security team for you to collect on your arrival.

Touring & camping

Tourers/motorhomes:
Euro pitches
Super pitches
Tents/trailer tents:
Not allowed
Check-in time:
12.00pm
Check-out time:
10.00am
Pup tents:
Not allowed
Sleeping in awnings:
Not allowed

Fun passes, Activity passes and day passes

Fun passes
Fun passes are also known as your ‘entertainment pass’ and allow access to our FunWorks entertainment complex. With these you can use the pools, participate in the kids’ clubs, together with the use of the leisure and entertainment facilities, which includes bars, restaurants, ShowBars and some sports and water activities. Some activities are subject to an extra charge.

Fun passes are included in the total cost of your holiday when booked directly on our website or through a travel agent. You will be given a pass for each guest listed on your booking. If you have booked your holiday privately with an owner, you will need to purchase our Fun passes to access all the facilities. You can do this by calling the park direct on 01253 767544.

Activity passes (Activity bundles)
If you enjoy doing lots of activities and planning your holiday before you arrive (and saving money), then our Activity Bundle is just the thing for you.

When you buy an Activity Bundle, you get a bundle of either 12 or 24 passes 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. You can book a maximum of 48 passes prior to arrival and subject to availability. Remember, should you need them; you can always purchase more Activity Bundles once you arrive on park, or just book and pay for any extra activities as you go.

If you have already booked a holiday and wish to take advantage of this great offer please click My Account. Once you have logged into your account click on "view current holiday bookings", select your booking and click on "add optional extras". If we still have Activity Bundles available, you can select either a 12 or 24 bundle depending on your preference. 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.

After you have made your booking and purchased your Activity Bundle, simply visit www.myhavenholiday.com where you can see all of the activities and times available to book. Some activities may require more than one pass; you can see a full list here. Activities do vary by park.

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

Activity Bundle 1 (12 passes) £36 in advance - £40 on-park
Activity Bundle 2 (24 passes) £68 online only

Day passes
Day passes are available at some of our parks and allow entrance in to the park to use the facilities. The price for each park varies and only a limited number of passes are available on the days that day passes are available. Please contact the park you would like to visit to find out about cost and availability.

Common FAQ's

Park terrain:

The park is mainly flat.

Can guests bring their own BBQ:
Yes - away from gas supply
Garden furniture:
Not available
Dogs:
We welcome dogs on our park, however they must be kept on a lead, they are also allowed at the back of the complex area, this can be accessed by a gate and opened on request. Dogs are allowed on the Nature Reserve but must be kept on a lead. Unfortunately they are not allowed in our venues.
Direct beach access:
Nearest beach approx 3 miles from park
Parking:
Parking is available next to caravans or nearby
Size of park:
Medium
Is there WiFi on park?
FREE WiFi is available in The Boathouse bar and restaurant.
Sky TV:
Available in the The Boat House.
Cash machine on site?
Yes, in FunWorks complex

How to get here

By car

To find Marton Mere, take Junction 4 off the M55. Take the 3rd exit off the roundabout onto the A583 towards Blackpool. Turn right at the Toby Carvery (previously Clifton Arms) traffic lights onto Mythop Road. The holiday village is 150 yards on the left.

If programming your SAT NAV device, please use postcode: FY4 4XN. This will guide you directly to Marton Mere where you will be able to follow the signs for directions to the park. You can also use Google maps for a door to door route planner.

By train

The nearest train station is in North Blackpool about 3 miles from Marton Mere, and there is a bus service that runs to the park. To plan your train journey to and from Marton Mere, please search using the official National Rail Enquiries online planner and timetable. Alternatively, call National Rail Enquiries helpline on 0845 748 4950.

By coach

Haven has negotiated a 10% discount with National Express, Please call 0871 781 8181 for details to plan your journey by coach. Open 7 days a week 8am - 8pm. Payment can be made by credit or debit card - please allow 4 working days for tickets to arrive. Drop off points must be checked with National Express.

Optional extras

Haven Holiday Protection
£24 per holiday home for 6-9 nights or £16 per holiday home for 5 nights or less.
Cot
£12 per 6-8 nights or £7 per 5 nights or less (can only be hired on arrival and subject to availability) Please note our travel cots are designed to fit in the main living area only and not in any of the bedrooms.
Iron
£5 per 3 nights break (can only be hired on arrival and subject to availability)
Highchair
£12 per 6-8 nights or £7 per 5 nights or less (can only be hired on arrival and subject to availability)
Pets
Up to £60 extra for a maximum of 2 pets for up to a weeks stay. We've reserved a number of our Standard, Deluxe and Prestige caravans if you would like to bring your pet with you (a maximum of 2 pets are accepted, we reserve the right to refuse certain breeds). Pets are not permitted at Riviere Sands, Burnham-on-Sea or Lydstep Beach.

Park activities

Fishing (nearest to park):
Not available on park, nearest fishing is Stanley Park - around 5km from the park. It has coarse fishing with Perch, Bream and Tench. An N.R.A.L licence is required from the Post Office (subject to charge).
Golf (nearest to park):
The nearest is Stanley Park, less than a mile from the park; please ask reception for details.
Horse riding (nearest to park):
Midgland Riding School is just 4km from our park, we recommend to book in advance (subject to charge).
Bike hire:
Bikes available to hire on park - £6 for 30 minutes, or £10 per hour

Park facilities

Peak opening time
Off-peak opening time
SPAR convenience store (With bakery and off licence)
8am - 10pm
8am - 10pm
Launderette
8am - 7pm
8am - 7pm
Indoor swimming pool (Children under 8 and non-swimmers under 14 must be accompanied by an adult)
9.30am - 12.45pm and 2pm - 5.45pm
9.30am - 12.45pm and 2pm - 5.45pm
Outdoor SplashZone (Children under 8 and non-swimmers under 14 must be accompanied by an adult)
10am - 5pm
Closed

Reception opening hours

Open
Close
Monday
9am
7pm
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
9am
6pm
Friday
9am
8pm

Surrounding area

Nearest town:
Blackpool (5km)
Nearest city:
Blackpool (5km)
Nearest port:
Liverpool (83km)
Nearest train station:
Blackpool North (5km)
Nearest bus station:
Blackpool (5km)
How often do buses run from the park?
Every 45 mins (only on weekends & school holidays)
Local taxi number:
01253 292929
National Express - Nearest drop off:
Blackpool (5km)

Useful links

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Utilities provided

Self-catering accommodation

  • Fully equipped modern fitted kitchen with full size fridge
  • Shower and toilet
  • TV in the lounge
  • Pillows & duvets
  • Gas, electricity & hot water may incur an extra charge

Wheelchair facilities

Wheelchair hire:
Can be hired from Millercare on 0800 652 6591
Wheelchair friendly:
Yes

Park terrain

Park terrain:

All the areas at Marton Mere have flat sections and are suitable for wheelchair users. requests can be made prior to arrival in regards to preference of location on park, although this is not guaranteed.