When it comes to holidays, particularly in an age of staycations, it doesn’t get much better than Cornwall. With its own microclimate, sandy beaches, world class surf, beautiful countryside, and many attractions for families and friends, it’s no wonder it’s the number one holiday spot in the UK! So if you’re planning a caravan or camping holiday in this stunning county, it’s your lucky day, because after speaking with our community online and visiting some sites ourselves, we’ve listed ten of the best holiday parks in Cornwall!
St Tinney Farm Holidays, Otterham
St. Tinney Farm is small, relaxing country escape, set in 34 acres of beautiful private grounds near the North Cornish. As a family owned and run business, the team at St Tinney pride themselves on their standards of accommodation and the facilities on offer. With fun for the whole family in every single one of their 34 acres, there’s no chance of being stuck for things to do.
Enjoy the park’s bar which boasts a menu filled with tasty snacks and a range of locally sourced beer and cider, or dine at their onsite restaurant – The St Tinney Arms. If the weather turns, then head to the games room! Follow the park’s nature trail to learn all about their unspoilt natural environment, you can even take the nature trail quiz! The park also boasts five professionally managed fishing lakes suitable for all levels of experience, as well as an outdoor swimming pool for all the family to enjoy!
Little Winnick Touring Park, St. Austell
This immaculate and award-winning touring park is a peaceful haven that welcomes all families, children, couples, singles, and dogs! Offering a range of hard standing and grass pitches, you can pick the perfect spot for your Cornish adventure. The park is located on the edge of the coastal village of Pentewen, just 3 miles from St Austell, and is the perfect base to explore Cornwall from on foot, or bike with direct access to Pentewen Cycle Trail.
The park welcomes caravans, tents and motorhomes on large, spacious pitches. You can choose from hard standing, grass with electric or grass without electric pitches. Amenities include toilets, showers, a dishwashing area and a laundry room. Other facilities include a children’s play area, wild flower meadow, sports equipment and books to borrow from reception. The on-site shop provides essentials such as newspapers, bread, coffee etc.
Park Dean Resorts – Sea Acres, Kennack Sands
If you’re looking for a holiday park set upon the clifftops overlooking the sea, then look no further. This park offers all you need for a holiday in Cornwall, with a choice of well-equipped and comfortable caravans or luxury lodges, with stunning views across the sea. Sea Acres is one of the only holiday parks in the county with a PADI scuba diving dive centre, making it a fantastic choice if you’ve always wanted to try this unique activity and get closer to all the vibrant sea life that lives off the Cornish coast.
The nearest beach to the park is Kennack Sands, where you can swim, surf or explore the cliff tops by walking along the South West Coastal Path. The park offers a variety of activities to help you make the most of your holiday. There is a heated indoor swimming pool, pitch and put green, adventure playground and plenty of on-site eateries, whether you want a quick snack or a long relaxing dinner.
Haven – Perran Sands, Perranporth
This dog friendly and award-winning holiday park in Perranporth offers you a great choice of homely caravans and luxury lodges, with direct beach access to one of the best beaches in Cornwall – Perran Sands! This gorgeous, sandy beach is usually quiet in comparison to others in the area and allows dogs all year round.
There are plenty of activities and sports equipment for you to enjoy your time at the holiday park, as well as a variety of toys and inflatables. There are both heated outdoor and indoor family swimming pools on-site, complete with a water flume, lazy river and paddling pool.
Mullion Cove Coastal Retreat, Mullion
This pet-friendly park based in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is secluded in the trees above the picturesque harbour of Mullion Cover on the Lizard Peninsular. Known for its spectacular coastline, outstanding natural beauty, crystal waters and gentle climate; this Cornish coastal escape, the home of Poldark, is perfect for families and couples seeking to unwind! Each lodge is perfect for relaxing, featuring contemporary interiors with style, many are complimented by an outdoor hot tub – ideal for soaking up the sun. There are board games available and DVD rental to keep all ages entertained, as well as beautiful nature trails to enjoy the surrounding area.
The park’s desirable location means golf, horse riding, surfing, and diving are all available close-by, and you can also enjoy cycle rides around the area with bicycle hire available locally.
Hoburne Doublebois, Liskeard
Set in the heart of Cornwall, Hoburne Doublebois holiday park is the perfect place to explore the county, discover the sights or completely relax on your Cornish getaway. Take it easy and make the most of the weather on your spacious sundeck or enjoy a leisurely round of golf. There’s no need to worry about the kids – they’ll be busy playing in the site’s games room!
The luxury lodges and caravans on site feature the latest facilities and amenities for the most relaxing stay. Featuring spacious sundecks, en-suite showers, and a dishwasher, you can put your feet up and relax. The holiday park also boasts a 9 hole golf course, kid’s adventure playground, on-site fishing, tennis courts, a fitness room, football pitch, games room and more – Boredom is NOT an option here!
Wooda Farm, Bude
This award-winning holiday park has breath taking views of Bude Bay and the North Cornish coastline. And with a good range of cottages, holiday homes, camping and caravans to choose from, you won’t struggle to find the ideal accommodation.
Facilities include toilet and shower blocks, family bathrooms with baths, disabled facilities and baby changing. The kitchen offers an undercover area for dishwashing, with a freezer and a microwave available to guests. There’s a toddlers playroom for little ones and a dog walking area for pooches. There is an on-site farm shop and a takeaway. To keep you entertained is a children’s play area, TV and games room with pool and table tennis, badminton, tennis courts, a gym and nine-hole short golf course.
Hendra Holidays, Newquay
Hendra Holiday Park is family friendly site based just outside of Newquay and offers camping pitches, glamping, camping pods, touring caravans, motorhomes and caravans and lodges. Nearby is Padstow, St Ives, Tintagel, Mevagissy, Lands End, the Eden Project and St Michael’s Mount – making this an ideal base to discover Cornwall from.
The park boasts an Oasis Pool with water flumes, fountain slides, geysers and a toddlers area. There is also evening entertainment with bars, restaurants, takeaways, coffee bar and amusements onsite. Children will love playing in the indoor and outdoor play areas and taking part in the wide range of activities on offer including Soccer Stars, Pirate Academy and Toddler Splash Time. There are plenty of activities for older children and the family also.
Monkey Tree, Newquay
Monkey Tree Holiday Park Newquay is an award-winning caravan and camping holiday park offering fantastic family breaks just minutes away from Perranporth & Newquay. Based on the North Coast of Cornwall, Monkey Tree Holiday Park benefits from having some of Cornwall’s finest beaches including Fistral Beach and Perranporth Beach just minutes away – perfect for surfing and great family days out.
Monkey Tree Holiday Park has an excellent range of holiday homes to suit all tastes and budgets. The choice of caravan and camping pitches is superb, from standard non-electric pitches to those with hard standing, electricity, water supply and mains drainage and even private bathroom facilities if required.
Meadow Lakes, St. Austell
Set in 56 acres of idyllic meadows, woodland and lakes, Meadow Lakes near St Austell offers a perfect base for a relaxing holiday. The four lakes boast is great for families and children of all ages who will love the various birds and animals. And with an outdoor heated swimming pool, children’s play area, activity barn, football goals with plenty of space to have fun, shop and cosy café, there’s sure to be something to suit everyone.
You certainly won’t struggle for facilities at Meadow Lakes, the park boasts WI-FI access, tennis courts, an on-site shop, cafe, family room, dog walking areas, launderettes and much more!