Where to go as a family on holiday in North Cornwall

With so much on offer for fun family friendly activities here are a few options within 20 miles of The Laurels Cottages. Of course there are many more available  this is just a taster!

Camel Creek Adventure Park – 3.3 miles

First of all the place formerly known as Crealy – Camel Creek is open all year round. Hence why it is a great all weather destination offering attractions for all ages such as outdoor rollercoasters and rides, animal interactions and an indoor play centre to name just a few. Check out their website for full details including any seasonal activities – www.camelcreek.co.uk

Retallack Aqua Park – 4.4miles

Suitable for children over the age of 6 years. Retallack’s Aqua Park is a big inflatable obstacle course on water ‘Cornwall’s Biggest Total Wipeout’. Offering a giant trampoline, huge slides, blast bags, climbing wall, balance beams and rockers. This is one fun activity that no matter the weather will guarantee an exhausted family! In addition there is a surf simulator called the Flowrider and a cable Wake Park. With seasonal opening times make sure you check out their website for full details  – www.retallackresort.co.uk/retallack-aqua-park

Beach Days – from 6 miles

With miles of beautiful coastline opportunities are endless and will guarantee smiles and great memories! By packing up a picnic it is a relatively low cost option – depending on how many ice creams you eat! From the traditional rock pooling and frisbee playing to the whole family learning to surf – Harlyn Bay is a great all round choice. Check out the Harlyn Bay Surf School website for up to date information about activities on offer – www.harlynsurfschool.co.uk

Bodmin Jail – 9.9 miles

Bodmin Jail is an historic former prison – from 1779 to 1927. Most noteworthy many notorious prisoners were housed here making for a fascinating and historical journey through time. Check out their website for full details – www.bodminjail.org

I-Bounce Cornwall- 11.2 miles

Cornwalls 1st Trampoline park offering lots of activities including, Giant Airbag, Dodgeball Zone, Overhead Skywalk, Stunt & Activity Zones. Check out their website for full details – www.i-bounce.co.uk/cornwall-trampoline-park

Dairyland Farm World – 12.1 miles

Ideal for the younger children dairyland offers a unique insite into a former working dairy farm. From slides to the nature trail, tractor rides and pony rides, to milking the cows and feeding the animals you won’t get bored. If the weather’s not so good, don’t worry because Dairyland offers a whole host of family fun under cover including The Bull Pen, Tour the milking parlour and take part in the milking of the cows. Check out their website for full details – www.dairylandfarmworld.com

Kidz World – 18.8 miles

Family adventure park with activities for all ages. Because there is so much to offer you can make it a full day out with all the family. Activities include: slides & soft play, dodgems, sky trail, trampolines, ball pool, laser tag, mini golf and roller skating arena. Check out their website for full details – www.kidzworldcornwall.co.uk