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Discover Ruda Holiday Park

If you’re looking for a beach holiday in the South West then Ruda in Croyde Bay is the place for you.

Close to the picturesque Croyde Village and set right by Croyde Bay Beach, one of Devon’s best surfing spots, you can enjoy a variety of activities nearby. Walk over the headlands to discover nearby Saunton Sands or Woolacombe Beach or head out to Combe Martin Wildlife Park where little ones will love making friends with the animals.

On-park, try the obstacle course, 230 ft slide in our Tropical Adventure Pool, soft play, surf lessons and even fishing!

Caravan and Lodge Holidays

Ruda is one of our most popular holiday parks in Devon, and it’s not hard to see why, with a spectacular coastal location and a huge range of accommodation – from caravans to luxury lodges, apartments and cottages.

Touring & Camping Holidays

With touring caravan and camping pitches just a stone’s throw away from some of Devon’s most glorious beaches, camping at Ruda Holiday Park is guaranteed to be an unforgettable experience. And if you don’t want to compromise on luxury, our glamping safari tents are the ideal alternative.

Enjoy an ice cream in Croyde Village Enjoy an ice cream in Croyde Village
Meeting for drinks in the Coast Bar Meeting for drinks in the Coast Bar
A leisurely stroll through the grounds at Ruda A leisurely stroll through the grounds at Ruda
Fishing on the pond at Ruda Fishing on the pond at Ruda

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Cascades Tropical Adventure Pool

If shooting down slides, riding rapids, or splashing around sounds like fun, visit Ruda Holiday Park’s Cascades Adventure Pool. Race for the fastest time on the Big Blue water slide.

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Cast your net

With a pond on park to enjoy, why not take up a bit of fishing. There’s a £5.00 entry fee and remember to bring your national Fishing Rod License on arrival.

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Combe Martin Wildlife Park

Go deep into the wild at Combe Martin Wildlife Park. From spectacular sub-tropical gardens to an array of animals, the park is passionate about encouraging respect for the natural world.

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Ilfracombe Aquarium

For an educational and enjoyable family experience, visit the award-winning Ilfracombe Aquarium. Located in the Old Lifeboat House alongside the historic harbour, delve in to the fantastic wonders of aquatic life.

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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. 


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Scores 8.7 out of 10 based on 1292 reviews
Reviews and scores from the last 12 months.
10 out of 10


CardiffGBFamily (the eldest child is aged 5 - 14)
Fantastic holiday - highly recommended
Confirmed traveller:13 May 2019
Published on:19 May 2019
10 out of 10


GodfreyGBFamily (the eldest child is aged 4 or under)
We have been to half a dozen different holiday parks and this one is far an away the best for us...we have a three year old along and thepark ticks all the boxes. Fun swimming pool with exciting rapids feature, alongside the beach, fun and scenic play park , near lovely cliff top scenery on the coastal path, check out the National Trust cafe it's located just before the cliff walk starts. Staff very friendly and helpful, entertainment high octane fun for small children, nice bar for the adults! Our three bed caravan had a view of the sea and Lundy in the distance and was clean and spacious.
Confirmed traveller:13 May 2019
Published on:18 May 2019
10 out of 10


DerbyGBFamily (the eldest child is aged 4 or under)
Clean site, maintained, walk to the beach, great few days break
Confirmed traveller:13 May 2019
Published on:17 May 2019
10 out of 10


Orpington, KentGBCouple
Only dealt with Reception staff on arrival and departure but both were very friendly
Confirmed traveller:13 May 2019
Published on:16 May 2019
9 out of 10


WiltshireGBFamily (the eldest child is aged 5 - 14)
My family enjoyed the break. The site was very clean and tidy and the staff extremely helpful especially Zoe and the young woman on reception at the swimming pool who was very helpful and accommodating when we took my autistic grandson swimming. Unfortunately he couldn't go into the disco as it was too loud for him but he did like playing with the basketball game in the arcade.
Confirmed traveller:13 May 2019
Published on:16 May 2019

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