Fun-filled activities and adventures

To browse the full list of activities at each park, download the latest version of the My Haven app via Google Play or the App Store. If you've already booked your Stay+Play break, click here to book your activities.

See below for a flavour of the kind of fun you could have at Haven.

Please note: Activities are subject to an additional charge and vary by park and date. Only Stay+Play breaks have access to book activities and are subject to availability. You will need your Play Pass to access activities.

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

Active

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

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Active

Bike and Trailer Hire

Get moving with our NEW bike hire with Halfords! Hire a Carrera bike, fully serviced by Halfords, and explore the great British coast. We’ve got a comfy trailer for the little ones, helmets and bike locks, and the bikes have puncture resistant tyres, comfy memory foam saddles and lightweight frames, so you can ride with confidence. When you've had your cycling adventure, pop the bikes back and we’ll do the rest!

Age: Bike to be hired and rode by an adult (18yrs+). Children in the trailer must be 12mths+.
Please note: We strongly recommend that cyclists wear the cycle helmet provided. Please ensure children are strapped in safely. Bike locks are provided and we ask that you secure bikes when unattended. A deposit will be taken when you collect the bike.
Cost:

4 hours: £16

8 hours: £22

Confirmed for 2021

Haven Holidays

Active

Day Fishing at Thornwick Bay

Enjoy a day's fishing on our 130 x 40m freshwater fishing lake. You'll be trying to catch carp, bream, roach, perch, rudd and tench. There are 26 swims around the lake offering a variety of areas to fish including tree and shrub-lined areas.

Type of fishing: Freshwater
Age: 12yrs+
Cost:

Holidaymakers: £6 per day, £20 for 4 days and £35 per week

Owners: Free

Species available: Bream, carp, perch, roach, rudd and tench.
Number of lakes: One lakes with 26 swims.
Fishing season: March - November.
Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). A current rod licence is required and you must be able to produce it.
Please note:

All fish must be released after you've caught them and only barbless hooks may be used.

Bloodworms, boilies and tiger nuts may not be used as bait.

Hire equipment:

Rods and reels may be hired at a cost of £5 a day.

Bait and equipment is also available to hire on park.

Booking: You can book individual days in advance. Please see the how to book section. To book 4 or 7 days please contact the park or book when you arrive, subject to availability.

Confirmed for 2021

Learn to Bike Coaching

Active

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

Segways

Adventure

Segways

With its brilliant technology, all you have to do to get started on our fantastic Segways is to lean in the direction you want to move and whoosh – you’re off! Our friendly instructors will show how to get going, then it's time to set off on a group tour to explore the park.

Age: 12yrs+
Weight: You must weigh more than 44kg.
Cost: £16

Confirmed for 2021

Target Shooting

Active

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

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. To take part in this session, book the number of tables you need, one table seats 2 or 4 participants or spectators. The cost of this activity includes one Coastal Sand Bottle kit, you will be able to buy more at the session. They'll fill their chosen bottle 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)

Restrictions:

Children under 8yrs must be with at least one adult (18yrs+) per table for supervision, and assistance if required.

Confirmed for 2021

Pic n Bobble Pottery

Creative

Pic n Bobble Pottery

Create a fun party animal using foam clay in funky vibrant colours. The design possibilities are endless. Book the number of tables you need (one table seats 2 or 4 participants or spectators) and at the session, your deposit is redeemable against the pottery items you purchase (please note: the deposit will buy one party animal, you can buy more at the session if needed). 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)

Restrictions:

Children under 8yrs must be with at least one adult (18yrs+) per table for supervision, and assistance if required.

Confirmed for 2021

Seaside Slime

Creative

Seaside Slime

Children can create their very own slime in this fun, interactive session. To take part, book the number of tables you need, one table seats 2 or 4 participants or spectators. The cost of this activity includes one Seaside Slime kit, you will be able to buy more at the session. When they've got their kits, our friendly instructor will show them how to make slime, which the kids can then decorate with glitter, ocean features and small fish. Their beautiful pot of goo is then ready to go home with them!

Age: 2yrs+
Cost:

Table for 2: £7 deposit

Table for 4: £7 deposit

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

Restrictions:

Children under 8yrs must be with at least one adult (18yrs+) per table for supervision, and assistance if required.

Confirmed for 2021

Paint and Rhyme Time

Creative

Paint and Rhyme Time

If your kids are aged 0-4, come and join us for Paint and Rhyme Time where they listen to a nursery rhyme, then use their imagination to paint a pottery character from the rhyme, which they can take home as a treasured memory of their holiday. To enjoy this session, book the number of tables you need, one table seats 2 or 4 participants or spectators, and at the session, your deposit is redeemable against the pottery items you purchase (please note: the deposit will buy one pottery item. You can pay to upgrade your item or buy more at the session).

Age: 0-4yrs
Cost:

Table for 2: £12 deposit

Table for 4: £12 deposit

(deposit redeemable against pottery items)

Restrictions:

Children under 8yrs must be with at least one adult (18yrs+) per table for supervision, and assistance if required.

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

Plant Pot Art

Nature Rockz

Plant Pot Art

Grab a Giotto pen and let your imagination run wild with spots, stripes, flowers or even a face. When your design is finished, fill the plant pot with compost, plant the seeds, take it home and then sit back and watch it grow!

Age: All ages
Cost: £6

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

Ranger and child showing survival bracelet

Nature Rockz

Survival Bracelets

Create and build your own parachute cord survival bracelet. They’re a must-have for all adventurers (and it looks cool too). The bracelet can be unwoven in an emergency and can be used as fishing line, sewing thread or net.

Age: 6yrs+
Cost: £6

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

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Activities and leisure facilities

Activity Bookings

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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.

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Activities are available to book on haven.com/experience or the Activity Booking Point on park and apply to Stay+Play bookings only. Activities and swim sessions are subject to availability. You will need a Play Pass to access activities and swimming.