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Pool & watersports activities
at Rockley Park

Pull on your swimsuits and dive right in

Turquoise pools, waterslides, SplashZones – we just love being surrounded by water. Our outdoor pool is open from 26 May till the end of August – for sunny days. And our indoor pool is heated – great for those rainy days. Take a swim or join the kids on our flumes and SplashZones, or have a watersports taster lesson.
SplashZone at Rockley Park

Water facilities

This is what it's all about - a whole range of amazing water-based facilities for every age and ability, and all completely free. It's all about having fun and gaining that extra bit of confidence in the water.

Our facilities include:

  • Heated indoor pool*
  • Heated outdoor pool with paddling area*
  • Indoor SplashZone grotto*
  • Tower flume*

Heated indoor pool

Our heated indoor pool is free for everyone to use with your entertainment pass. It's open every day, come rain or shine. It has a waterslide to make those big splashes, And to top it off we also run a great variety of water activities for everyone from tots to adults. Fun for all is guaranteed. All we ask is that kids under eight and non-swimmers under 14 bring along an adult. Don’t forget your arm bands and goggles — and let’s make a splash!

Heated outdoor pool with paddling area

We know you’re brave cookies but we know you’d much prefer to dip your toes into a lovely heated swimming pool. So we’ve made sure that our outdoor pool is at just the right temperature for you. Our outdoor pool is large enough to enjoy a few lengths in the British summer weather (pools open from May until the end of August)? If we’re lucky to have hot weather earlier on in the season, we’ll try our best to open earlier too. Bring along the whole family, because all kids under eight and non-swimmers under 14 need to be with an adult. Grab your towels and sun-cream and sink yourself into our warm waters.

Indoor SplashZone grotto

Dodge the water as it squirts from the timed jets, let the water shower over you and soak yourself in the spray of the drench points dotted around the SplashZones. All we ask is that kids under eight years and non-swimmers under 14 bring along an adult. And we like to make sure that one adult only looks after up to two kids at a time – just to make sure you haven’t got your hands too full. Swimsuits and trunks at the ready for a splashing time!

Tower flume

Make those big splashes and have a go on our large water flume. All kids under eight years and non-swimmers under 14 do need an adult with them. And we ask that one adult only looks after up to two children at a time; just so no one feels out of their depth – so bring along all the family and let’s make a splash together!

Pool activities

Our pools aren’t just a great place to go for a swim, they’re also the home of loads of fun activities to keep your kids entertained throughout your holiday. From Aquajets and Water Walkerz to kayaks and Turbo Paddlers, we’ve got all sorts of different ways to get some action on the water – in fact, there’s so much choice you won’t know which one to pick first!

    Aqua Gliders

    Aqua Gliders

    Imagine a mix between a dodgem and a Jet Ski and you get the idea of what our Aqua Gliders are like – and how much fun they are!

    Things you should know:

    • Age: 4-8 years (life jackets provided) 
    • Activity pass value: 1
    • Cost: £4
    • Duration: 30 minutes
    • Parks: All parks
    • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Availability: Runs all season

    AquaJets

    AquaJets

    Hold on tight and let our AquaJets propel you around like you’re flying underwater! Glide to the bottom of the pool, enjoy twists and turns as you chase your friends and move around beneath the water like you’ve never done before!

    Things you should know:

    • Age: 8+ years
    • Activity pass value: 2
    • Cost: £8
    • Duration: 30 minutes
    • Parks: All parks
    • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult and able to swim 25m unaided
    • Availability: Runs all season

    Junior Pool Party

    Junior pool party

    Have a splashing great time with a pool party to make the kids’ holiday one they’ll never forget! Our parties are packed full of fun, with inflatables to play on and tunes to get the party started – and not forgetting that amazing pool to swim and splash around in!

    Things you should know:

    • Age: 5-7 years
    • Activity pass value: 1
    • Cost: £4
    • Duration: 30 minutes
    • Parks: All parks except Seaview, Riviere Sands and Lydstep Beach
    • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Availability: Runs all season

    Pool Kayaking

    Pool kayaking

    If you’ve ever fancied having a go at kayaking but want to learn the basics before hitting the open water then this activity is for you! We’ll kit you out with all the gear and get you on one of our open-deck pool kayaks before launching you onto the safe waters of our heated swimming pool where you’ll learn loads of new skills and have a great time paddling about.

    Things you should know:

    • Age: 7+ years (buoyancy aids will be provided)
    • Activity pass value: 2
    • Cost: £8
    • Duration: 45 minutes
    • Parks: All parks except Lydstep Beach
    • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult and able to swim 25m unaided. Please arrive ten minutes before the start of your activity to allow time for safety briefing and to put kit on (buoyancy aids will be provided)
    • Availability: Runs all season

    Pool Party

    Pool party

    If you’re aged eight or over than this is the pool party for you! With loads of games to play, big inflatables and floats to bounce around and have fun on and the latest chart topping tracks to sing along to you’re sure to have a brilliant time!

    Things you should know:

    • Age: 8+ years
    • Activity pass value: 1
    • Cost: £4
    • Duration: 30 minutes
    • Parks: All parks except Seaview, Riviere Sands and Lydstep Beach
    • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult and must be able to        swim 25m unaided
    • Availability: Runs all season

    Learn2Swim

    Learn2Swim

    Being able to jump in a pool and swim isn’t just a lot of fun, it’s also a great skill to have and a brilliant way to stay fit and healthy. Our fully trained instructors will teach your little ones all the basic skills they’ll need to gain their confidence and stay safe in the water.

    We recommend booking more than one Learn2Swim session for your children to really see a lasting benefit from what they’ll learn.

    Things you should know:

    • Age: 4+ years
    • Activity pass value: 1
    • Cost: £4
    • Duration: 30 minutes
    • Parks: All parks
    • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Availability: Runs all season

    Turbo Paddlers

    Turbo Paddlers

    The kids will have so much fun racing their friends around the pool in these colourful little boats! All they have to do is turn the handles to spin the double paddlewheels that make them move – the faster they turn them, the faster the boat goes!

    Things you should know:

    • Age: 4-8 years (Life jackets provided)
    • Activity pass value: 1
    • Cost: £4
    • Duration: 20 minutes
    • Parks: All parks
    • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult.
    • Availability: Runs all season.

    Water Confidence

    Water Confidence

    We all know how important it is for kids to develop confidence in a swimming pool from a young age, and these sessions are specifically designed to give your little ones a chance to get a feel for being in the water. Over the course of 30 minutes, they'll have the chance to paddle, splash around and have fun in the safety of our pool, all under the watchful eye of mum and dad and our trained instructors!

    Things you should know:

    • Age Group: 6 months - 3 years
    • Activity pass value: N/A
    • Cost: Free
    • Duration: 30 minutes
    • Parks: All parks
    • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Availability: Runs all season

    Watersports

    Away from the pools, you can learn to surf and paddle board in the sea. Perfect for thrill-seekers, and a great opportunity to try something new. Should you have an enquiry about any of our watersports, please call Rockley Watersports on 01202 677272.

      Single kayak rental

      Kayak rental

      Why not ride those waves and explore our coastline inside one of our single person kayaks. Wetsuits at the ready!

      Things you should know:

      • Age: 10+ years
      • Duration of session: 30 minutes to 2 hours
      • Cost: From £7
      • Duration: 30 minutes to 2 hours
      • Restrictions: Children must be water confident and accompanied by an adult.

      Sailing at Rockley Park

      Sailing

      Ahoy me hearties! Why not push the boat out and give your family on some nautical fun on our sailing experience? Our friendly team of experts will teach anyone aged 8 and over the ropes and ensure you stay safe too. We have different sessions for different abilities, so no one will feel out of their depth. Please note this activity is run by an external company and kids must come along with a grown up.

      Things you should know:

      • Age: 8+ years (different sessions for different levels of ability)
      • Cost: Varies
      • Parks: Rockley Park
      • Duration of session: Varies
      • Restrictions: Children must be water confident and accompanied by an adult.

      Sea Kayaking at Rockley Park

      Sea kayaking

      Ready to ride some waves? Our sea kayaking activity is perfect for all you sea-sports fans. Whether you want to smash through some serious waves or take the smoother route - it's totally up to you. So if you're ten and over (kids need to bring a grown-up) you can try your hand at our sea kayaking experience. It costs £32 per person and we think it's worth every penny! Please note this activity is run by Rockley Watersports, an external company.

      Things you should know:

      • Age: 10+ years (different sessions for different levels of ability)
      • Cost: £32 per person
      • Duration of session: 2 Hours
      • Restrictions: Children must be water confident and accompanied by an adult.

      Windsurfing at Rockley Park

      Windsurfing

      It's a combination of surfing and sailing; how fun does that sound? Zip up your wetsuit and make your way to the beach. Our expert instructors will teach you some new skills with your boom, mast and sail at hand. When you begin to get a feel for it, you'll really be able to tackle the water. Try a jump of the waves, or if you're a bit braver, why not impress us with a couple of your best loops and spins? Its suitable for anyone over 10 years, kids must be water confident and must bring along a grown up. We have different sessions depending on your experience. Please note this activity is run by an external company and cost varies by activity.

      Things you should know:

      • Age: Rockley Park - 10+ years (different sessions for different levels of ability) Devon Cliffs - 8+ years
      • Cost: Varies
      • Duration of session: From 2 hours
      • Restrictions: Children must be water confident and accompanied by an adult.

      Enjoy more activities for less when you book in advance with our Activity Bundle

      If you enjoy planning your holiday before you arrive (and saving money) then our Activity Bundle is just the thing for you and your family.

      Our bundles have either 1x or 2x levels; which you can redeem online against a range of activities, before you arrive.

      This not only means that you secure places on all your favourite activities for your break by pre-booking your spot, but you also get to do the activities you want at a discounted price.

        AquaJets at Haven

        How much does it cost?

        Activity bundles are really only suitable where you have children over the age of 6 as the majority of activities available on our parks are free for non-school aged children are free.

        If you need to pay for any extra activities during your break you can do so by visiting the Sports & Leisure booking desk. However, we strongly advise purchasing an Activity Bundle and redeeming prior to your arrival as activities can fill up very quickly, especially during weekends and school holidays.

        Book before 7th February 2017 for these advanced savings:

        Activity Bundle 1 (12 passes) £40 in advance - £48 full price (not available on park)
        Activity Bundle 2 (24 passes) £75 in advance - £96 full price (not available on park)

        All other times:

        Activity Bundle 1 (12 passes) £48 in advance (not available on park)
        Activity Bundle 2 (24 passes) £96 in advance (not available on park)

        Aqua Gliders at Haven

        Water activities

        Activities that can be used with your activity bundle include:

        • Aqua Gliders
        • AquaJets
        • Junior pool party
        • Pool kayaking
        • Pool party

        Activity Passes

        How to book

        The activity bundles can be purchased as an optional extra for your holiday.

        New bookings:

        Just make a booking now and be sure to pick your activity bundle either 1x or 2x pack from the "Optional extras".

        Already booked?:

        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 12 or 24 activity bundle 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 bundle prior to arrival and you wish to cancel, then please call customer services to discuss, pre purchased activity bundles 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.
        • Our Activity Bundles come in 12 and 24 passes. Some activities will require more than one pass per person who takes part.
        • Purchase a discounted Activity Bundle online up to midnight the day before your arrival. The further ahead you buy your bundle, 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

        * Children under 8yrs, and non swimmers under 14 yrs must be supervised by an adult