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Park FAQs for Perran Sands

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

Basic information

Perran Sands Holiday Park
Perran Sands Holiday Park, Perranporth, Cornwall, TR6 0AQ
Telephone no:
01872 573551 (calls charged at standard UK rates)
Park open dates:
18 March
31 October

Check-in/out times

Beach House:

Check-in/out times for chalets

Comfort Plus Chalet:
Comfort Chalet:
Standard Chalet:

Check-in/out times for glamping

Safari Tent:
Geo Dome:
Late arrivals:
Report to the main reception upon arrival where there will be a member of security to issue your keys.

Touring & camping


Basic grass pitches

Electric pitches

Euro pitches

Super pitches

Trailer tents:

Basic grass pitches

Electric pitches

Super pitches

Basic grass pitches

Electric pitches

Check-in time:
Check-out time:
Pup tents:

Fun passes, Activity passes and day passes

Fun passes

Fun passes give you access to our entertainment complex, 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. They are included in the total cost of your holiday when booking directly on our website or through a travel agent.

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 01872 573551 (calls charged at standard UK rates).

Off Peak dates:

Adult: 7 nights are £26.00, 3/4 nights are £20.00

Child (under 15): 7 nights are £13.00, 3 or 4 nights are £10.00

Peak dates:

Adult: 7 nights are £39.00, 3/4 nights are £30.00

Child (under 15): 7 nights are £20.00, 3 or 4 nights are £15.00

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.

Our bundles have either 12 or 24 passes; which you can redeem online against a whole range of activities before you arrive. This not only means that you secure places on all your favourite activities, but you also get to do the activities you want at a discounted price.

Activity Bundle 1 (12 passes) £36 in advance - £40 on park

Activity Bundle 2 (24 passes) £68 - £75 on park

Not yet booked? Activity Bundles can be added at the time of booking on ‘step 4 – optional extras’.

If you have already booked a holiday and wish to add on an Activity Bundle, please go to My Account. Once you have logged in, click on "view current holiday bookings", select your booking and click on "add optional extras".

How can I book activities before I arrive?

It couldn’t be easier - 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.

And remember, if you decide not to buy your Activity Bundle before you go on holiday – you can still purchase and book your activities when you get to park at our normal price, subject to availability.

Some activities at Perran Sands may require more than one pass; you can see a full list here. Activities do vary by park.
Day passes
Perran Sands offers Day Passes to those who are visiting friends or family staying on the park only.

Common FAQ's

Park terrain:
There are some hilly areas on the park. The Fairings area, Cribbar Cove and Complex is wheelchair friendly.
Will there be an iron available in my accommodation:
No, but irons are available to hire
Can guests bring their own BBQ:
Yes - away from gas supply and not touching the ground
Dogs are welcome on our park and in the external dining areas but must be kept on a lead, they are also allowed on the beach and in the dog walking areas off lead. Unfortunately they are not allowed in our venues.
Direct beach access:

Yes, We have direct beach access to the beach down the steep cliff via a footpath straight from the heart of the park.

Parking is available next to caravans or nearby
Size of park:
Pushchair hire:
Subject to availability
Is there WiFi on park?
FREE WiFi is available in the Surf Bay Cafe and in Cheers Bar.
Sky TV:
Sky Sports is shown in our Cheers bar
Cash machine on site?
Yes, we have 2 ATM machines and also the shop and Cafe Bar & Grill offers cash back

How to get here

By car

From Exeter take the A30 through Devon and Cornwall. 1 mile beyond the wind farm roundabout, turn right onto the B3285 towards Perranporth. Perran Sands Holiday Park is on the right after the village of Goonhaven and before you go down the hill into Perranporth.

If programming your SAT NAV device, please use postcode: TR6 0AQ. This will guide you directly to Perran Sands 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 and bus station is in Newquay, 8 miles from the park. To plan your train journey to and from Perran Sands, 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.
£12 per 6-8 nights or £7 per 5 nights or less (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.
£12 per 6-8 nights or £7 per 5 nights or less (subject to availability)
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 caravan holiday homes 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.
Pushchair hire:
Subject to availability

Park activities

Fishing (nearest to park):
Not available on park but there are fishing lakes nearby
Golf (nearest to park):
Adventure golf on park, there is an 18 hole golf course next to the park
Horse riding (nearest to park):
Riding school - 2 minutes drive from the park

Park facilities

Peak opening time
Off-peak opening time
SPAR convenience store (With bakery and off licence)
8am- 9pm
8am - 6pm
8am - 10pm
8am - 10pm
Indoor swimming pool (Children under 8 and non-swimmers under 14 must be accompanied by an adult)
9.30am - 5.45pm
9.30am - 5.45pm
Outdoor swimming pool (Children under 8 and non-swimmers under 14 must be accompanied by an adult)
10am - 5.45pm

Reception opening hours

Peak (19 July - 31 August):
Off peak (All other dates):
5pm (till 7 on your arrival days)
Security Team
Available 24 hours on 07811874328

Surrounding area

Nearest town:
Perranporth (2km)
Nearest city:
Truro (11km)
Nearest port:
Falmouth (40km)
Nearest train station:
Truro (13km)
Nearest bus station:
Truro (13km)
How often do buses run from the park?
Please refer to the First Kernow website for updated bus times.
Local taxi number:

01872 572 126

National Express - Nearest drop off:
Park entrance
Local cinema in Truro called plaza
01872 272 894

Useful links

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Utilities provided

Self-catering accommodation

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

Wheelchair facilities

Wheelchair hire:
Wheelchairs can be hired from the Red Cross on 01872 267 953
Wheelchair friendly:
The Fairings area, Cribbar Cove and Complex is wheelchair friendly

Park terrain

Park terrain:

Perran Sands is a fairly flat park and is suitable for wheelchair users, although there is some slight slopes around the complex areas.