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Why choose an activity holiday in Cornwall?

Why choose an activity holiday in Cornwall?

Drag the kids away from the gadgets with the promise of an action-packed 2020 activity holiday in Cornwall! Here are our top 5 reasons to choose an activity holiday in Cornwall, at top holiday park Hengar Manor.

1. Destination

With the rolling hills of Bodmin Moor on your doorstep and the north coast just a short distance away, Hengar Manor is located in the perfect spot for an activity holiday in Cornwall. There are lots of activities on this North Cornwall holiday park plus its location offers easy access to a wide range of pursuits nearby, including hiking, horse-riding and all sorts of water based fun including surfing and sailing.

2. Activities for kids

Child playing tennis on outdoor court

For a great activity holiday in Cornwall, you need the right environment and Hengar Manor has it all. There are masses of holiday activities for kids including den building, children’s clubs plus plenty of sporting activities including fencing and crossbow. In 2020, you can even have a go at the new Escape Room in the cellar of our 18th Century Manor House.
The heated indoor swimming pool is guaranteed to generate loads of laughs. The kids will love the Be Active 2020 programme, which offers activities such as snorkelling and sea scooters, water walkers and inflatables. Adults, teenagers, kids and toddlers alike can all join in the fun and games.

3. Activities for adults


The grown-ups have plenty of activities to choose from as well here at Hengar Manor. Have a go on the beautifully manicured 9-hole pitch and putt golf course on the park. With it’s gently undulating grounds providing enough of a challenge to both beginners and the more experienced players. If you’re a fan of fishing, then you can cast into a new area of water every day with the choice of four well-stocked fishing lakes. For the more active you can burn off some energy on the tennis courts and in the 25 metre indoor swimming pool, with a whirlpool and nearby spa treatment room.

4. Adventure activities

Being on holiday provides the perfect opportunity to try something new. On park, our coaches provide expert tuition and help you to learn a new skill at activities such as archery. In the local area there are activities such as horse riding and all sorts of water sports including surfing.
Hallagenna Farm at St Breward near Bodmin offers scenic rides. There are short walks for beginners and longer treks for the more experienced.
Have you got a head for heights and enjoy an adrenalin rush? Try coasteering! Clamber through old smugglers’ caves, spot incredible marine life, negotiate natural rapids and whirlpools before attempting sea cliff jumps. Not for the faint hearted!

5. Walking holidays

Whilst not always filled with adrenalin, a walking activity holiday will suit those looking for a more laid back active break. This area of north Cornwall provides lots of opportunities for countryside and coastal walks. 


6. Water fun

And what would an activity holiday in Cornwall be without playing in the water? You can try your hand at body boarding or surfing at any number of local beaches – we always recommend a lifeguarded beach for this activity. Plus there are the more adventurous pursuits of sailing, canoeing, kayaking etc.

For a great activity holiday in north Cornwall, find out more about Hengar Manor including it’s great range of Cornwall holiday lodge accommodation, perfect for all seasons.

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