You can’t get further west than the ancient Celtic kingdom of Cornwall, blessed with the southwest’s wildest coastline and most beautiful beaches.
Cornwall is a favourite UK location for family holidays with its milder climate, stunning coastal walks and over 300 beaches. It is the ideal setting for your next trip as a family, whether it’s exploring the space age domes of the Eden Project, sampling the culinary creations of a celebrity chef or basking on a deserted beach, Cornwall guarantees to inspire the whole family.
While the staple industries of old – mining, fishing and farming – have all but disappeared, Cornwall has gone on to reinvent itself as one of the nations creative corners. Since 2006, Cornwall’s historic mining areas have formed part of the UK’s newest Unesco World Heritage Site, the Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape. Giving those little explorers some wonderful insight into the ways of old.
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If your family is on the more active side of life Cornwall is renowned for its water-based activities, the Cornish beaches offer some of the best surf and wildlife the UK has to offer. With an endless supply of activity-based centres and schools, no matter what your level there are opportunities for the whole family to take part and enjoy the Cornish coast.
Our own Retallack Resort is known to be the best place in Cornwall for watersports, with an Aqua Park, Water Zorbs, Cornwall's only FlowRider surfing wave and a Wake Park. So you won't need to travel far to get active when staying at Retallack.
Set in the heart of Cornwall, Retallack Resort provides the perfect base to explore some of the UK's finest beaches and charming harbour towns.
Retallack is also the best place in Cornwall for watersports. We've got a HUGE Total Wipeout-style Aqua Park and Water Zorbs, SUP Boarding, Cornwall's only FlowRider surfing wave and a Wake Park!
At Retallack we understand that when you're on a family holiday, it's important to take some time to be yourself. The kids' club at Retallack allows you to enjoy some time to be you, while the children have some fun of their own making new friends.
The Retallack also offers the whole family some amazing dining experiences, from dining in the Restaurant to family pizzas or relaxing afternoon tea in the Lounge and burger and chips with the sand between your toes at Retallack Beach, you’ll be spoilt for choice.
The tip of the southwest peninsula, Cornwall has a rich history and a beautiful and varied landscape. With beautiful old tin mines, country villages, sandy beaches and sparkling waters, it is the perfect destination for a UK getaway.
Experience the wonders of the Eden Project and explore the largest indoor rainforest in the world or immerse yourself in mystery by visiting Tintagel Castle, said to be the birthplace of King Arthur.
Newperran is one of the UK’s top-rated holiday parks/campsites with modern, clean facilities and distant sea views. The wide open playing fields and green country lanes that adjoin this large holiday site make it a perfect place for families and dog-owners to unwind.
Newperran has a large range of facilities to keep the whole family entertained, including an indoor heated swimming pool, adventure playground, skate park and a Cottage Inn with food, drinks and a high season entertainment schedule.
With direct coastal path access from the myriad of local public footpaths and just a ten minute drive to the stunning sandy beach at Perranporth, this beautiful location will truly capture your imagination. Newperran is only 7 minutes from the main A30 link road, which connects directly to the UK motorway network at Exeter.
What Aria Resorts has to offer...
Newperran is one of the UK's top rated holiday parks/campsites with modern, clean facilities and countryside views. Stay in a holiday caravan or bring your own tent and set yourself up on our well-kept pitches. With full facilities and an indoor heated swimming pool, Newperran is a perfect family-friendly destination.
Premium Lodge 6
Retallack Resort, Cornwall
Our largest lodges appointed to the very highest standard, these 6 bedroom Premium lodges sleep 12, and come with a hot tub. These spacious lodges are set over three floors, with six en-suite bedrooms (two of which have balconies overlooking the lake) and an upstairs lounge with a balcony, perfect to relax on.