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Adventure Awaits at Ruda

Your first port of call when you arrive at Ruda may be the Cascades Tropical Adventure Pool – the perfect way to dive right in to all the fun on park! There’s so much to do when you’re here, from learning to surf to braving the outdoor adventure playground – the choice is yours.

The park also has playing fields, tennis courts, a nature trail and summer beach volleyball! If that’s not enough to keep the little ones happy, a visit to the Kids shop will put smiles on their faces.

Sit back and relax… We’ve got your evening entertainment covered at the Atlantic Blue Entertainment Lounge, and all of your essentials are taken care of with a convenience store, launderette, cash machine and In-Venue In-Accommodation Wi-Fi available on park. Please see here for more information on our Wi-Fi service.

We recommend pre-booking your activities and swimming sessions (for parks with swimming pools) online, 6 weeks before you travel. Booking is easy, simply log into 'Manage My Booking' online where you'll be able to see the activities available on your chosen park and dates and reserve your slot.

The outdoor play area at Ruda Holiday Park


  • Hire a board and catch some waves at the Off-Shore Hire Shop
  • Enjoy fun-filled shows in the Atlantic Blue Entertainment Lounge
  • Feast as a family at The Beach Café
  • Wrap up dinner at the Fish & Chip takeaway

Please note, at Ruda, Trecco Bay and Warmwell Holiday Parks all children under 4 must be supervised by an adult on a one-to-one basis. Children under the age of 8 must be supervised by an adult in the swimming pool. One adult cannot supervise more than two children under 8.

*Park Connect+ Wi-Fi is available in selected accommodation. Please see here for more information on our Wi-Fi service.

Fantastic Facilities

Family in pool

Fun in Cascades Tropical Adventure

Time flies when you’re having fun, and the little ones will love the Tropical Adventure Pool*, providing endless excitement.

If there’s still plenty of energy to burn, they will love swinging their way around the adventure playground and making new friends at the amusement arcade or soft play area.

The Beach Cafe at Ruda Holiday Park

Chill at the Beach Cafe

Surfing is hungry work and when you’re ready for a bite to eat, you’ll find plenty of options. For something quick, tuck in to a seaside favourite from the Fish & Chip shop or Thunderbird takeaway, or chill at the ice-cream parlour and beach café.

The Boathouse restaurant is a family favourite, while Pizza Box serves up a delicious Italian classic.

two children carrying body boards to the sea

Ride the waves at Ruda

Are you ready to brave the waves at Croyde Bay beach? The experts at our local surf school Surf South West can teach you the ropes if you’ve never surfed before.

Or, if you consider yourself a pro, then simply hire a board from the Off-Shore Hire Shop and hit the surf! Afterwards, enjoy a game of beach volleyball or simply relax on the sand.

Please note:  Images are for illustrative purposes only.

Discover Surfing at Croyde Bay

family walk towards the sea carrying surfboards

Whether you’re a surfing newbie or a gnarly old-timer, Croyde Bay Beach is the perfect spot for amateurs and professional surfers - especially as it is widely regarded as one of the best places in Devon to catch some waves.

With the bay right on the doorstep of Ruda Holiday Park, you couldn’t find a better spot to set up your holiday base. Check out the fantastic facilities nearby, including Offshore Croyde surf shop for equipment hire, or if you're looking for a lesson, the pros at Surf South West teach for all abilities.


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