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General

  • Award-winning 2.5 miles from Perranporth
  • Across 21 acres of colourful Cornish landscape
  • Three fishing lakes, wildlife areas, playground and spotless amenities

A ‘national treasure’ is just one of the many (many) comments from very (very) happy guests of award-winning Perran Springs Holiday Park at Perranporth in Cornwall, of which it might respectfully be suggested that if you, the other half, the kids and the dog don’t have a rollicking good time, you might need to have your camping licence revoked.

Location first: Perran Springs is two and a half miles from the fab and family-friendly beach at Perranporth, five minutes’ drive from Newquay and centrally placed to explore whatever aspect of Cornwall tickles your fancy, from award-winning beaches to art galleries to family days out. It’s spread across 21 acres of a secluded sheltered valley, with the best of Cornish countryside views from the site, and flowers, shrubs and trees blazing colour across it.

And now for activities… gillty of always casting off on hol? The park has three lakes for coarse fishing on a grand scale: the Mayfly, Butterfly and Dragonfly lakes, all stuffed with specimens including tench, bream, rudd, roach and carp of up to 20lb. The site shop sells tackle, rods and other fishing bits and bobs, with angling expert Andrew on hand to give advice. You'll need a permit to fish at the lakes on site which you can collect at reception.

Perran Springs is also a nature conscious park and has set up bits and pieces all over to encourage both local wildlife and curious minds, including a nature pond, nature trail and butterfly, bug and bee garden; look out on and around the site for moths and lizards too. If the kids still need to let off steam, the playground, Fox Recreation Meadow and running around the various open spaces should tire them out nicely.

The park’s award-winning showers and other amenities are kept ‘spotlessly clean’ (another guest accolade) and include dishwashing sinks, a launderette, baby changing room, and an outdoor area for rinsing off your wetsuit.

Finally (woof), even the family canine will be content here, as Perran Springs is dog-friendly and has lots of opps around for walks. The local pub, the New Inn within walking distance at Goonhavern, accepts well-behaved dogs in its beer garden.

All in all, a park to put a definite spring in your step…

Gold David Bellamy Conservation Award

Please note

Under 18s must be accompanied by their parents or legal guardians.

The site does not accept breeds/crossbreeds listed in the Dangerous Dogs Act and/or any of the following: Staffordshire bull terrier, American Staffordshire terrier, Rottweiler, any Mastiff or Tosa.

Facilities/activities including fishing (fishing permit at the reception/rods) are subject to extra charges payable on arrival.

The site caters for families (immediate members) and couples only - bookings from all other forms of groups are not accepted.

Commercial vehicles (vehicles used for work-related purposes, carrying goods or fare-paying passengers) and sign-written vehicles are not permitted on site.

Bookings must not be for more than 28 consecutive nights.

Dogs are not allowed in the accommodation units.

Single-sex bookings of 3 or more people (couples and immediate family members excepted) are not permitted via Pitchup.com.

Continental touring caravans (caravans built with the door on the right-hand side) are not permitted.

The site does not accept breeds/crossbreeds listed in the Dangerous Dogs Act.

The site welcomes fishing groups. The site does not accept Hobby or Weippert caravans.


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8.9

Overall rating based on 36 reviews

 

89% would recommend this site to a friend.

89% would stay here again.

 

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A fabulous holiday 12/07/2018

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    Been here many times. Clean,open large beautiful grounds. As a keen fisherman (10 tench) yesterday, I can vouch for the 3 well stocked lakes and tackle shop. Ideally located to venture off for fun days out. Perranporth just down the road for a great breakfast. The owners are very friendly and helpful. See you again next year

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From the manager...

Thank you for your kind review, we are pleased you enjoyed the fishing on our lakes. Looking forward to seeing you again next year.

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Great for all ages 10/07/2018

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    Very comfortable and clean and well equipped caravan.Lovely well kept grounds. Beautiful walks around the lakes. peaceful and a great location to go off for the day.

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Dear M.

Thank you for your review and rating. We are pleased you enjoyed the walks around the lakes and found our location in Cornwall great for daily outings.

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A home from home 09/07/2018

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    Our 4 th visit. As expected a lovely clean static caravan. Comfy bed. Well kept open plan grounds kept perfectly. 3 large well stocked lakes, kept hubby happy as usual. Shower block so clean. Such lovely strolls around the grounds and lakes in the evening. A perfect holiday to unwind or travel off to Perran Porth, Charles Town, Newquay etc. Looking forward to 2019 already.

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Dear PM

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are pleased you are finding the caravan comfy and clean. We hope you continue to enjoy your holidays with us and the weather is as good next year! It's lovely to have you stay with us again.

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Peace and quiet for our stay, beautiful and immaculately clean ... 28/06/2018

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Keith C. Confirmed

  • Non-electric grass tent, touring caravan or trailer tent pitch
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    Peace and quiet for our stay, beautiful and immaculately clean site with very friendly staff who are prepared to bend over backwards to help you at all times. We are looking forward to next year along with our Pet Labrador (Neby).

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Dear KC,
Thank you for writing your review. It was lovely to see you both again and Neby. We look forward to your next stay and hope the weather will be as good as this year!
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New children's play area was great and my children loved ... 12/06/2018

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    New children's play area was great and my children loved it! The shower systems were new and facilities (shower block) very clean and open 24hrs.

    Campsite was well looked after and pitches in excellent condition, very neat & tidy.

    Fishing was excellent and caught lots of carp.

    Weather was also great :-)

    Would recommend this site to any family looking for a relaxing holiday and not too far from Perran porth beach.

    Disliked: 

    nothing to dislike

From the manager...

Thank you for your review.
We are pleased your family enjoyed our new Rainbow Play Tower System, we hope it will be a popular addition to the park.
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Brilliant well deserves 5 stars 31/05/2018

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Jill P. Confirmed

  • Electric hardstanding pitch
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    An absolute gem of a site, very nice owners who couldn't do enough for us, well stocked fishing lakes on site, well stocked shop on site, sold numerous amounts of things u might need plus the basics. Children's play area. The whole site was immaculately clean and the shower / toilet block was beautiful with plenty of toilet paper handsoap and hot water. Would definitely visit again.

    Disliked: 

    Nothing to dislike

From the manager...

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Your positive comments are appreciated and it was a pleasure to have you as guests at Perran Springs.
Best Wishes,
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Great place with friendly staff. Large pitches with plenty of ... 09/04/2018

charlotte_m262636

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    Great place with friendly staff. Large pitches with plenty of room.
    The shower block and toilets were exceptionally clean and I never had to wait or queue.

    Great location, not far from Perranporth.

    Lovely walks around their fishing lakes, and I spotted a kingfisher, but too fast for any photos!

    I will be booking here again, as I camped on my own and felt very safe and secure during my holiday.

    Disliked: 

    nothing to dislike

From the manager...

Thank you for your kind review. We are pleased you felt safe on the park and even spotted one of the kingfishers, they are amazing in flight.
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The large hard standing pitches Hot showers, with large private ... 29/03/2018

jonathan_b283531

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    The large hard standing pitches
    Hot showers, with large private changing areas
    Children's play area kept the children occupied.
    Fishing lakes were great, caught a lot of nice carp
    Location was great
    Very friendly owners

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    Nothing, we will return in 2018

From the manager...

Thank you for your lovely review for last September.
Over the winter we have added a new Rainbow Tower System Play Area and updated our showers to new Rada electronic button SPA panels. The fishing should still produce many carp for you, as the lakes have recently been restocked once again.
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Very clean well maintained camp site. Hot showers that were ... 03/09/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Claire C. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • Non-electric grass tent, touring caravan or trailer tent pitch
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    Very clean well maintained camp site. Hot showers that were spotlessly clean. Perfect location close to lots of tourist attractions. Large pitches and fantastic fishing lakes. Fantastic holiday will definitely go again and would recommend.

    Disliked: 

    Nothing to dislike.

From the manager...

Thank you for your review,

We appreciate the many positive comments and look forward to seeing you again if you visit Cornwall in the future.

Best Wishes,
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Very clean helpful staff 01/09/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom lucy K. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • Electric grass tent, touring caravan or trailer tent pitch
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    The site was very nice really enjoyed our stay would stay there again

    Disliked: 

    Only one dislike and that was the showers

From the manager...

Thank you for your review and high score, it is appreciated.

We are pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again in the future.

Best Wishes,
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Bath available

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Free wifi

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Shower available

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Wifi

Utilities

Charging facilities

Chemical disposal

Gas cylinders available

Recycling available

Renewable energy

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Hard standings

Seasonal pitches

Tourer storage facilities

Rules

Barbecues allowed

Campfires allowed

Commercial vehicles allowed

Dogs allowed

Dogs allowed all year

Themes

Peaceful

Walkers' paradise

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Canoeing/kayaking nearby

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Fishing nearby

Golf nearby

Horse riding nearby

Indoor pool nearby

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Mountain biking nearby

Outdoor pool nearby

Restaurant nearby

Sailing nearby

Surf school nearby

Tennis nearby

Watersports nearby

Groups welcome

Family friendly

Motorcycle friendly

Single-sex groups welcome

Student groups welcome

Nearby amenities

Bar nearby

Public transport nearby

Shop nearby

Type

Large (51-200 pitches)

Location

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  • Goonhavern, Perranporth, Cornwall, England, TR4 9QG
  • Timezone Europe/London BST (GMT+01:00)   GPS 50.3391°N 5.0998°W

Nearest transport

Coach stations
St Agnes: Hotel Bus Stop — 5.0 miles
Newquay Bus Station — 5.1 miles
Treliske: Hospital Lay by Coach Stop — 5.2 miles
Train stations
Newquay Rail Station — 5.4 miles
Truro Rail Station — 5.4 miles
Quintrell Downs Rail Station — 5.5 miles
Ferry ports
Tolverne Ferry Landing — 8.8 miles
Trelisick Ferry Landing — 9.0 miles
Philleigh King Harry Ferry Landing — 9.1 miles
Airports
Newquay St Mawgan Airport — 8.6 miles
Penzance Airport — 23.6 miles

Directions


Travelling westwards through Cornwall, bypass the village of Indian Queens, remaining on the A30. Continue straight over the roundabout by the wind farm, signposted Redruth A30 and Perranporth B3285. After 1.5 miles turn right at the Boxheater junction, onto the B3285 signed Perranporth and Goonhavern. Continue along the B3285 for 1.5 miles, following the brown tourism signs marked Perran Springs. The park entrance will then be clearly seen on the right-hand side.

Please note: All distances on this page are calculated "as the crow flies" - please check actual distance depending on your mode of travel using the Get directions button above.

Local attractions

Perran Springs Holiday Park is just inland from Cornwall’s north coast and a blink-and-you’ll-miss-it drive to Perranporth and lifeguarded Perran Beach, edged by the range of dunes at Penhale Sands.

Perran Beach is popular with surfers and kitesurfers, as are many beaches along the north coast including surf capital Newquay and family-friendly Portreath; surf schools and surf hire shops are of course all around for those who like to skate the waves. On land, Perranporth Golf Club is just north of the town and the long-distance South West Coast Path covers a 12-mile hike from Perranporth to Newquay via Fistral Beach.

Within five miles of Perran Springs, whether you stick to the coast or go inland, there’s enough to keep all ages out of mischief. Littlies will like Newquay Zoo and the Blue Reef Aquarium, while grownups of a green-fingered tint have the gardens of Elizabethan manor Trerice to tempt them. Further inland, green spaces such as The Lost Gardens of Heligan and the Eden Project are within 30 minutes’ drive.

Nearby Newquay isn’t just about the surf and its zoo: have a go at its golf club with views over the Atlantic or take a puff on the Lappa Valley Steam Railway on the town outskirts; horse-riding, boat trips and deep sea fishing can all be arranged from here too. For a rainy day, award-winning DairyLand Farmworld should be a hit with the kids.

Around towns, hike up the hills and poke around the antiques and curio shops of Truro and Falmouth, or coasthop around other villages and towns on the north and south coast such as arty St Ives and the Tate St Ives gallery and Tintagel of King Arthur legend; around most, you should find a sandy beach and a hidden cove or two as well.

Or stay very close to home: Perran Springs has private access to a footpath going through the Carn Moor Nature Reserve and Conservation Area which is next to the park.

Must see

  • Lappa Valley Steam Railway (3.1 miles)
  • Newquay Zoo (5.2 miles)
  • Blue Reef Aquarium (5.3 miles)

National Trust

  • Trerice (4.2 miles)
  • Trelissick Garden (8.9 miles)

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Find local routes on the National Cycle Network - over 12,000 miles of cycling routes.

Please note: All distances on this page are calculated "as the crow flies" - please check actual distance depending on your mode of travel.

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Permitted arrival/departure time

Camping and touring
Arrive:  12 p.m. –  7 p.m.
Depart:  10 a.m.
On-site accommodation
Arrive:  3 p.m. –  7 p.m.
Depart:  10 a.m.

Perran Springs Holiday Park cancellation policy

No refunds within 8 weeks of arrival date.

Modifications are subject to a £15.00 fee.

Bookings cannot be amended within 14 day(s) of arrival.

No refunds/discounts for inclement weather, late arrivals or early departures.

If you need to cancel or amend your booking, please give as much notice as possible so that someone else has the chance to book. You may wish to buy holiday insurance for cancellations and for your property/injury whilst away.

Please note that your deposit is paid to Pitchup.com and is non-refundable.

Payment

A 15% non-refundable deposit is payable now. Perran Springs Holiday Park will debit the balance from your card 8 weeks before arrival, or if the arrival date is sooner than 8 weeks then the balance will be taken immediately.

You can also opt to pay the full amount at the time of your booking.

Payment methods accepted on the park

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Terms and conditions

Please read the park terms and conditions below and the Pitchup.com terms and conditions.

Admission
Admission is only permitted after registering at reception.
Under 18s must be accompanied by their parents or legal guardians.

Arrivals and departures
No refunds/discounts for inclement weather, late arrivals or early departures.

Changes to your holiday
Bookings cannot be amended within 14 day(s) of arrival.
Modifications are subject to a £15.00 fee.

Dogs
Dogs are not allowed in the accommodation units.
Dogs must be kept on leads and supervised at all times.
The site does not accept breeds/crossbreeds listed in the Dangerous Dogs Act and/or any of the following: Staffordshire bull terrier, American Staffordshire terrier, Rottweiler, any Mastiff or Tosa.
The site does not accept breeds/crossbreeds listed in the Dangerous Dogs Act.

Extras
Facilities/activities including fishing (fishing permit at the reception/rods) are subject to extra charges payable on arrival.
Motorbike(s) can be brought instead of the car(s) included.

General
Bookings are nominative and non-transferable.
Bookings must not be for more than 28 consecutive nights.
Campfires, Hobby or Weippert caravans are not permitted.
In the event of a complaint, please speak to reception immediately. Complaints which are not brought to the management's attention during your stay cannot be dealt with once you have left the site.
Quiet hours must be respected between 11 p.m. and 7 a.m..
Radio, music and TV players must be kept at a low volume. Car doors and boots must be closed quietly.
The management reserves the right to deny access or terminate the stay of those guests whose behaviour is deemed unsuitable. No refunds will be offered.
You'll need an Environment Agency rod licence (you'll need to apply for this beforehand).

Occupancy
Single-sex bookings of 3 or more people (couples and immediate family members excepted) are not permitted via Pitchup.com.
The site caters for families (immediate members) and couples only - bookings from all other forms of groups are not accepted.

Pitches
You must follow the management directives when pitching your tent/unit and related equipment.

Safety
Barbecues are permitted but must be raised off the ground and attended by an adult at all times.
Firearms are not permitted.
Open fires are prohibited.

Vehicles
Commercial vehicles (vehicles used for work-related purposes, carrying goods or fare-paying passengers) and sign-written vehicles are not permitted on site.
Continental touring caravans (caravans built with the door on the right-hand side) are not permitted.
Only one car is to be parked by the pitch. Extra vehicles must be parked in the designated area.
The car is only included in the rate if you are travelling with a touring caravan or a tent. Cars are not permitted when travelling with a motorhome/campervan.
The car is only included in the rate if you are travelling with a touring caravan or a tent. If you wish to bring a car along with your motorhome/campervan please select the extra.

Visitors
Visitors must register at reception and pay their fee.
Visitors’ cars are not permitted on site.

Additional terms

The site welcomes fishing groups.

Everything must fit within your pitch. The maximum tent size permitted is 8m. Maximum single-axle caravan length permitted: 24 feet.

All groundsheets must be breathable to help protect our grass pitches.

Permits and/or rods are not transferable under any circumstances. Fishing is strictly only allowed between 8am and 10pm daily. No fishing on your day of departure.

Wifi is for resident use only.

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