Holidays in Devon
With 4 stunning holiday parks in Devon to choose from, you’re sure to find your perfect escape. All of our parks are situated on beautiful coastline - with Ruda and Bideford Bay on the north coast and Challaborough Bay and Torquay on the south coast, you definitely won't be disappointed by the beaches in Devon!
Whether you fancy catching a wave surfing at Croyde Bay, exploring the spectacular coastal paths or simply relaxing on park and enjoying the great facilities, food and entertainment – the choice is yours. You’ll also find lots to see and do nearby, too, with endless places to visit, from Clovelly to Dartmouth.
Caravan Holidays in Devon
With 4 caravan parks in Devon, you’ll find a huge range of static caravans to choose from, including stylish brand new models.
Lodge Holidays in Devon
Treat yourself to a luxury lodge break in Devon at 2 of our holiday parks, including Bideford Bay and Ruda. With more space and extra home comforts, they’re the ultimate escape.
Touring & Camping Holidays
If you’re looking to make the most of Devon’s beautiful scenery, why not book a touring caravan or camping pitch at Ruda? Just steps from Croyde Beach, it’s perfect for surfers and sunbathers.
We've spent over £2.8m investing in our Devon parks for 2019
including new luxury lodges and caravans, refurbished swimming pools and play areas.
Our Holiday Parks in Devon
Bideford Bay Near Bideford, Devon
Explore the local wildlife in a beautiful woodland setting, with plenty of on park activities available.
Go for a swim in the sea or enjoy sunbathing on the beach.
Go for a walk or bike ride to experience the Bideford Bay and Hartland National Park nearby.
This park offers:
Challaborough Bay Near Bigbury, Devon
Build a sandcastle with the kids or go for a romantic stroll on the beach.
Visit the indoor pool complex with fun Splish Splash activities.
Ride The Waves
Learn to ride the waves with Discovery Surf, our on park surfing school.
This park offers:
Ruda Croyde Bay, Devon
Sand and Sea
Grab an ice-cream or play beach volleyball on one of Devon’s most stunning beaches, Croyde Bay.
Try some of the best surf in the country. Take lessons with Surf South West.
On the North Coast of Devon, Ruda has access to fabulous walks with beautiful views
This park offers:
Torquay Torquay, Devon
With 20 beaches to choose from in the area, there is plenty to enjoy.
With a variety of shows to enjoy, there's definitely fun for the whole family
With plenty of corners to uncover, clamber across the coastline to experience Torquay’s beautiful views.
This park offers:
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Have a walk around Dartmoor’s famous Becky Falls and take in its natural beauty. Welcoming visitors since 1903, the falls are an iconic landmark to explore.
Come and take a walk around the cobbled streets of Clovelly village. With its winding streets leading to golden sandy shores and its white-washed cottages - it’s not to be missed.
Take a walk along Croyde Bay. Also known for its world class surfing, the beaches along the coastline of Devon are definitely worth a visit.
The BIG Sheep
With plenty of activities for both adults and kids, visit The BIG Sheep. From the indoor animal barn to mountain boarding, it’s no wonder they won Devon Attraction of the Year.
Woodlands Family Theme Park
Get close to nature with an action-packed day for the whole family. With a variety of thrill-seeking rides and Zoo Farm, Woodlands is the largest family theme park in Devon.
FAQs about Holidays in Devon
All 4 of our holiday parks in Devon are suitable for couples' breaks. With both coast and countryside nearby, Devon provides some of the most beautiful scenery in the country and plenty of local attractions to enjoy in the area from the picturesque Lundy Island to the bustling harbour town of Clovelly.
Our customers have rated both Challaborough Bay and Ruda Holiday Park highly for couples' breaks. However, picturesque Bideford Bay and lively Torquay also get fantastic reviews - and Torquay Holiday Park also offers our brand new one bedroom caravans, ideal for a romantic retreat.
With the exception of Ruda which does not permit dogs anywhere on park, we have plenty of dog-friendly caravans available at all three of our other Devon holiday parks. We also have dog-friendly lodges available at Bideford Bay.
Devon itself is a fantastic place to spend your holiday if you want to bring the dog along with many pet-friendly attractions in the area including Dartmouth Castle, Becky Falls and many of the region's best beaches. Simply head to the local attractions page and filter by 'Pet Friendly' to find out more.
Renowned for being one of the best surf spots in the UK, you'll never be far away from a great surfing beach in Devon when you stay at any of our 4 holiday parks. However, Ruda is situated just minutes away from Croyde Bay, the region's most well known beach for surfing. With an on park surf shop and plenty of surf schools in the area, we would recommend the campsite at Ruda if you're considering a surfing holiday in Devon.
Alternatively, Challaborough Bay is also a popular surfing spot and is within driving distance of Bantham Beach which is another fantastic beach for surfers.
The cost of a caravan holiday in Devon will vary and we have accommodation to suit all budgets across our 4 holiday parks. There are several options available if you're looking for value for money, from choosing to stay in a smaller caravan or taking a short break which are often available for under £100.
We also have larger extra wide caravans and brand new models, which offer great value if shared with family and friends. Opting for a self-catering holiday is also a great way to save.
We have 2 holiday parks in Devon offering lodge getaways and costs will vary depending on what you're looking for. Make sure you book fast! Our lodges in Devon are incredibly popular and always sell out quickly.
If you're considering a lodge holiday on a budget, we've got smaller 2 bedroom lodges available at Bideford Bay or if you're flexible with dates, you can save even more money with a last minute lodge break. On the other end of the scale, we have brand new luxury lodge accommodation available at Ruda if you're willing to pay a bit more.
We have several touring and camping options available at Ruda Holiday Park to cater to every budget, with pitches often start from just £12 per night. The great thing about our touring and camping holidays is that our on park facilities and entertainment passes are all included in the pitch price.
Our Standard Pitches, whilst basic, offer great value for money whilst our Serviced and Serviced Plus Pitches include extra facilities such as electricity and water points to make your stay more comfortable. There are even glamping tents available at Ruda when you fancy camping in comfort.
For the best sea views in Devon, we would recommend Bideford Bay Holiday Park which offers spectacular views across the North Devon coast and Croyde Bay. Challaborough Bay also provides stunning views across the historic Burgh Island.
Please be aware, not all of our accommodation on park will benefit from a sea view. Please give us a call to discuss this further if this is a must for your holiday in Devon.
All 4 of our Devon holiday parks offer some brilliant family friendly facilities to keep both adults and kids entertained. Each park features an adventure playground, swimming pool, soft play and kids' club so your little ones will never be short of things to do.
Our guests rated Challaborough Bay and Ruda Holiday Park their top picks for family holidays, with top marks for facilities and lots for teens to do too. Bideford Bay and Torquay Holiday Park also come highly recommended.
If you're spending your holiday in Devon, there are plenty of fantastic towns and villages to explore in the area. Some of our recommendations include:
Get planning some days out in the region and find out more about the best places to visit via our Devon holidays page.
All 4 of our holiday parks in Devon feature an indoor swimming pool and Bideford Bay benefits from an additional outdoor pool. Bideford Bay and Ruda also have waterslides making them great swimming pools for kids.
Better yet, 3 of our parks offer free access to swimming facilities, included in your entertainment pass with your holiday booking.
If you're planning a fishing holiday, look no further than Ruda Holiday Park which plays host to two on-site fishing lakes. All abilities are welcome from complete beginners to experienced anglers and permits are available from the Offshore Hire Shop.
Visit our fishing holidays page to find out more.
Our 4 holiday parks in Devon are all conveniently located for easy access to many of the region's fantastic beaches, from the traditional seaside resort of Paignton Sands to the secluded Corbyn Head Beach.
If you want the convenience of having the seaside on your doorstep, Challaborough Bay and Ruda are only a few minutes' walking distance to the coast, whilst Bideford Bay and Torquay are approximately a 15 minute drive from the nearest beach. Ruda Holiday Park also enjoys prime position on Croyde Bay Beach, one of the UK's best surfing beaches.
Devon has got some brilliant attractions on offer and you're bound to find something for everyone to enjoy. Some of our favourite Devon attractions include:
- Woodlands Family Theme Park
- Dartmoor Zoo
- Castle Drogo
- Go Ape Haldon Forest Park
- Lynton & Lynmouth Cliff Railway
- Babbacombe Model Village
- Diggerland Devon
Visit our Devon local attractions page to find out more about the attractions in the region.
All 4 of our holiday parks in Devon feature free WiFi within selected facilities. If you would like the convenience of being able to access WiFi park-wide and within your accommodation, you can pay an additional charge for this service at Ruda, Challaborough Bay and Torquay.
It is worth noting that we cannot guarantee good phone signal at all of our holiday parks, often due to their rural location and varying signal strength depending on your network provider. We would recommend speaking to your provider prior to your visit should you have any concerns.
All 4 of our Devon holiday parks offer a selection of wheelchair accessible accommodation to ensure you have a comfortable and easy stay, as well as plenty of accessible on park facilities. Head to our accessible holidays page to find out more or simply select the 'Wheelchair Friendly' option when using the filters on the accommodation pages.
When it comes to deciding which holiday park is best for your needs, you may want to consider terrain if you or any member of your group finds it difficult to walk on sloped or uneven surfaces. We recommend Ruda for those with a physical disability, whilst as the caravans are on a gentle slope, the terrain is still suitable for those who have walking difficulties. Torquay and Challaborough Bay both have some fairly hilly areas but some are still accessible for people with mobility issues. Bideford Bay is based on a steep hillside and therefore we would not recommend this park to guests who may struggle to get around. If you would like further information, give our friendly holiday advisors a call on 0330 123 4850 who will be more than happy to discuss your requirements and give you further advice on where to stay on park.
Devon has something to offer all year round and you'll be able to find plenty of things to do during your holiday no matter when you choose to visit. July and August are generally the warmest months with temperatures averaging at a high of 20 degrees. If you want to make the most of the region's glorious beaches, outdoor activities such as surfing and other watersports may be better suited to warmer weather conditions. It is also worth bearing in mind that certain local attractions such as theme parks and zoos may have restricted opening times during the winter.
However, there are sufficient days out in the region you can take advantage of every season from exploring local towns to spending the day visiting a museum or country house. For more information on things to do in Devon, simply head to our local attractions page.