When the sun is shining this summer, you need to pack a bag and get yourself on holiday. The South West has some of the best holiday spots, beaches and tourist attractions in the UK, as well as some of the best caravan parks.
Thanks to our loyal social media following, we have compiled a list of the best caravan parks in Cornwall, due to their location, facilities and much more. Take a look below, and find your perfect destination this summer!
Trevedra Farm, Penzance
Trevedra Farm is a family run working farm and campsite with dramatic sea views overlooking Land’s End and the Isles of Scilly. Established in the late 1930’s by their grandparents, the site is now run by John and Wendy Nicholas. Since 2002 major investments have been made year on year for their guests, many of whom have also been going for generations.
There are two toilet and shower blocks. (A third toilet block is open through May – Sept). A new, heated amenity block, including three family / ambulant rooms, separate wheelchair accessible room, laundry, & dishwashing was completed at the end of March 2017.
River Valley Holiday, St Austell
Immaculate facilities, a library and a beautiful play area are just few of the fantastic facilities River Valley Holiday provide. River Valley prides itself on it’s peaceful site, so there’s no need to worry about a noisy club house here. Although, if you fancy a pint of good Cornish Ale, the Polgooth Inn is just 15 minutes away.
Tencreek Holiday Park, Looe
With beautiful views over the sea and surrounding countryside, Tencreek Holiday Park is situated in what is believed to be one of the finest settings in the West Country. Tencreek Holiday Park is open all year and ideal for exploring Cornwall and South Devon.
Tencreek is the closest caravan park to Looe and lies in Daphne du Maurier country; beyond are Bodmin Moor, Dartmoor, traditional Cornish towns, pretty beaches and picturesque ports such as Polperro and Fowey. From Tencreek, you can explore so many interesting places and discover that there’s so much to see and do, and they’re open all year!
Atlantic Coast Holiday Park, Hayle
Atlantic Coast Holiday Park is the perfect setting for your family holiday, situated in a secluded location close to the beach and surrounded by the natural beauty of the sand-dunes. A walk away, the Atlantic washes the shores of the golden-sanded Godrevy and Gwithian beaches, where beautiful far-reaching views over to St Ives and to the nearby, iconic Godrevy Lighthouse provide a stunning back-drop for holiday-makers.
At Atlantic Coast, nature provides the entertainment, the sand-dunes offering endless hours of fun for children and exciting walks for dogs and their owners. A longer walk to the beach across the dunes gives access to a year-round dog friendly beach, whilst a short walk provides access for families to dog-free beaches in the summer months. Evenings are laid-back on the park and with a no noise policy between 10pm and 8am, visitors are guaranteed a good nights’ sleep, interrupted only by the sound of the distant Atlantic waves.
Trevella Holiday Park, Newquay
A holiday at Trevella Park puts you back in touch with nature: big skies and beautiful views, rolling fields, crashing waves and the world’s best beach – well they think so! They’re fortunate in their wonderful setting, which is why they don’t need kids’ clubs or evening shows – it’s all about the fresh air and adventure!
Trevella Park is multi-award winning. They were one of the three best holiday parks in Cornwall at the Cornwall Tourism awards and voted one of the 10 best family holiday parks in Britain by Practical Caravan Magazine.
Pentewan Sands, Pentewan
Recently named one of the ‘top Holiday Parks in the South West’, Pentewan Sands is a five star Holiday Park in Cornwall with a privately-owned beach, two indoor swimming pools, excellent family facilities and a range of holiday accommodation. So whether you choose to bring your own Motorhome, Touring Caravan or Tent, or stay in one of their modern and well-equipped Holiday Homes, you can be sure that you are staying in one of the most popular, privately owned and family-friendly five star holiday parks in Cornwall.
Wooda Farm Holiday Park, Bude
Wooda Farm Holiday Park is a five star holiday park in Cornwall, overlooking Bude Bay with breath-taking views down the North Cornish coastline and the beautiful rolling countryside inland.
Family run and owned since 1975, their dedicated team of friendly staff take great pleasure in creating a truly memorable stay. At Wooda, you will find everything to make for that perfect holiday in Cornwall, whether you’re looking for a special family holiday, or simply time spent relaxing, savouring the peace and quiet and admiring the beautiful views.
Par Caravan Holidays, St Austell
This is a quiet, relaxing and safe site situated on the Snowland Leisure site in Par. It is an ideal site for touring Cornwall with the railway station, shops and beaches just short walks away. They provide a personal service, and will make sure you feel welcome at Par, and will tell you about the local area and interesting places to go.
Silverbow Park, Truro
Silverbow Park is a small unashamedly up-market park, catering for the discerning who require a truly relaxing holiday. The park has beautiful landscaped gardens and facilities which can only be described as immaculate. It has been selected by the AA as one of the ‘Best in Britain’ and has consistently been awarded the coveted ‘excellent assessments for landscaping and cleanliness’.
The park is set in lovely countryside with peaceful farm lanes adjoining the rear boundary – ideal for walking and cycling. There is wide access directly off the A3075 Newquay – Redruth road, making Silverbow an excellent and easy centre for touring Cornwall. For those who enjoy sun, sea and sand, Silverbow is only 2.5 miles from the magnificent 3 miles long beach at Perranporth.
Watergate Bay Touring Park, Newquay
Watergate Bay Touring Park is an AA 5 Pennant graded, David Bellamy Gold Award, Visit England 4*and Green Tourism Silver Award park. They are situated four miles north of Newquay, on the B3276 coast road, in beautiful countryside designated by the National Trust as an area of outstanding natural beauty.
Their aim has always been, as a family, to achieve a holiday for everybody that even they would wish for. They are lucky enough to be surrounded by beautiful countryside and beaches that compare to some of the best in world and aim to match the very high standards provided by their surroundings.