Bude Holiday Resort

Set within 21 acres of outstanding Cornish countryside and farmland, Bude Holiday Resort is a wonderful place to book a break or holiday so you can relax and absorb the sights of North Cornwall. Within easy reach of the resort lies the picturesque town of Bude – named the UK’s Best Coastal Town in the British Travel Awards 2015.  Find beautiful beaches of Crooklets and Summerleaze, and discover incredible places to eat out close by.

On the park there is a heated outdoor pool (open in the summer season), adventure playground, amusement arcade, diner and direct access to the South West Coastal Path. Nightly family friendly entertainment featuring our cuddly mascot Surfing Sami starts from Easter weekend and continues until the end of October.

In the area, choose from exploring historic houses to surfing big swells, and cycling to crazy golf. The charming haven of Bude has something for everyone. Bude Holiday Resort is a friendly place for families, couples and solo travellers to stay in an idyllic location safely perched by the stunning coastline and clifftops of the north coast of Cornwall.

We’re a dog friendly park and love welcoming you and your pets to stay.  Please click here for more information and to book dog friendly accommodation in Cornwall.

If you’re looking to own our spring finance offer means a typical APR of 6.9% instead of 9.9% from 1st April to 26th June 2016.


With it’s wide range of on-site facilities, Bude Holiday Resort is the perfect destination for couples and families of all ages. Day or night, rain or shine, you’ll find plenty to do on the park!

You’ll find everything you need to make your holiday unforgettable. Our resort is jam-packed with things to do, from a magical summer entertainment schedule to an outdoor pool to dive right into. Whatever the weather, we’re on hand to create memories that last a lifetime!



The Atlantic Bar

Newly refurbished in 2014, our sophisticated bar provides a welcoming environment for all. Grab a drink and relax playing pool in the daytime, or be seated for our fantastic entertainment on-stage in the evening. Free Wi-Fi is available.


Outdoor Swimming Pool

Dip into the crystal waters of our heated outdoor swimming pool, perfect for every age. Open during the summer months, subject to weather conditions.


Beachcomber’s Diner & Takeaway

Fancy a break from ‘self-catering’ during your stay? Inside the Beachcomber’s Diner and Takeaway you can sit back and relax whilst our friendly team do the hard work for you! Expect freshly made dishes to suit every palette!


Amusement Arcade

Right next door to the Atlantic Bar is our brand new amusement arcade. There’s fun and games aplenty inside, so the younger ones can spend those coppers ‘til their heart’s content!


Adventure Playground

New for 2014 and located amidst the green meadows of our touring and camping area, the adventure playground has been designed for entertaining children in the great outdoors! There’s plenty of slides, swings and frames for them to clamber on in Bude’s glorious summer sunshine.



Stocked with all your holiday essentials, our on-site mini-market is sure to have everything you need during your stay. If you’d like a bigger store, Sainsbury’s is just a three minute drive down the road!

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Our self-service laundrette is open every day, should you need to do any laundry during your stay. There are coin operated washing machines and tumble dryers inside, as well as a sink area for hand-washing items.

2015, the year we welcome back ‘The Stage and Production House’ and their world class package of daytime, evening and Show Time entertainment!

Whether you’re a wannabe swashbuckling pirate, a keen sports fanatic, a Wild West adventurer, or simply just the circus clown, our cuddly, friendly bear, Surfing Sami and our talented resident entertainment cast have so much in store!

The fun doesn’t stop there.  After an exciting, interactive, fun-filled day of activities, why not join our professional cast, led by Surfing Sami himself, as we open our evening venue doors for a packed evening of live entertainment!

Start your evening ‘winning it big’ with our regular games of Cash Bingo, followed by nightly instalments of our brand new, interactive family game show Sami’s Sunset Funhouse – your chance to join in the fun and games and party dance like never before!

With four amazing, new, full production shows for 2015, you are guaranteed to be amazed by our versatile, hardworking entertainment cast. Between the Wild West and the West End, an evening with the Blues Brothers or celebrating the magic of Disney, we have something for everyone.

Please note: our entertainment schedules can vary depending on the time of year.


Project Soul Sisters

Project Soul Sisters


Move over boys, and make way for our very own Project Soul Sisters! An exciting and engaging comeback to our popular show from last year: Project Blues Brothers. The girls are taking to the stage for a soul, Motown and blues set full of classic tracks.

Mainstage Circus

Mainstage Circus

Roll up, roll up, for an alternative circus themed show, which is much more than a typical circus show. Larger then life characters are sure to keep you entertained as the ringmaster takes center stage to bring the cast of colourful characters to glide through the audience and get you to join in.

Decade Anthems

Decade Anthems

This concert style production takes you on a sporadic journey through the decades, with amazing vocals, commercial routines and some of the most inspiring popular and sing a longs. It’s an ultimate celebration of great decades in one show.

Surfin’ Sami’s Funhouse

Surfing Sami’s Funhouse

Sami the surfing bear is back from his travels and so excited to be in Cornwall again! Look out for Sami on the resort and join in with his nightly discos and family activities. Join our ever so fun mascot Surfing Sami for games and dancing for all the family, from the little ones to Mum, Dad, Gran and Granddad.


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Bude’s Beaches

Inspiring painters, photographers and visitors alike, Bude’s beaches are truly breathtaking. At Summerleaze Beach you will find lots of colourful fishing boats and beach huts, as well as one of the very few tidal swimming pools which still remains open to the general public today. Crooklets Beach offers a huge expanse of golden sand and rock pools and is popular with surfers of all abilities. A few miles out of town you’ll find even more beach delights such as Northcott Mouth, Widemouth Bay and Sandymouth.

Distance: 1.2 - 7.8 miles

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Tintagel Castle

For a day of history, beauty and magic visit Tintagel Castle. Situated in a wonderful location, high on the rugged North Cornwall coast, the Castle offers dramatic views, and its fascinating ruins and stunning beach cafe make it a perfect day trip. With a history stretching as far back as the Romans, Tintagel Castle is one of the most iconic visitor attractions in the South West.

Distance: 16.1 miles

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Bude Sea Pool

A part of Bude’s history as a seaside resort, Bude Sea Pool is a must-visit during your stay. Created in the 1930s, part man-made and part natural environment, Bude Sea Pool is an incredible part of Bude to uncover. Enjoy a blissful swim amongst the cliffs and bathe in the sunlight at this unique spot. Admission is unrestricted and completely free.

Distance: 1.4 miles

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Walks & Bike Rides

The local area is brilliant for walks and bike rides through the countryside and along the coast. Our resort has a private path leading onto the South West Coastal Path where you can then begin your journey. Watch this space for a downloadable walking and bike riding guide.


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Bude Canal

Take a stroll beside or paddle along the historic Bude Canal. Stop off at the local Tourist Information Centre and head to the Canal where you can hire a canoe, kayak, pedaloe, or bike for you and your family. The level towpath makes the Canal ideal for wheelchair users and pushchairs and you can discover all sorts of wildlife and nature as you make your way down the Canal.

Distance: 1.8 miles

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Bude Castle

Bude Castle is ideal for anyone eager to learn Bude’s rich heritage, geology, natural history and local art. Built in 1830 by inventor Sir Goldsworthy Gurney, today it is the ideal space for you to discover all there is to know about Bude and the surrounding area. From shipwrecks, Gurney’s inventions, the town’s history to local artwork, it’s a great day out with the family.

Distance: 1.7 miles

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Cornish Ice Cream Cafe

The Cornish Ice Cream Cafe is Bude’s original ice cream cafe parlour and has the best selection of Cornish ice creams Bude has to offer. In the heart of town, try from a huge selection of flavours and take a seat outside in the sun. If you’re feeling adventurous try their incredible Belgium waffles or pancakes topped with ice cream, chocolate sauce and maple syrup.

Distance: 1.4 miles

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Milky Way Adventure Park

For a family day out filled with space-themed adventures, head to North Devon’s Milky Way theme park. Ride the Cosmic Typhoon roller coaster, go wild on the assault courses and slides inside the indoor play area, and kick back to watch some amazing magic shows and animal displays. The adventure awaits!

Distance: 18.6 miles

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Trethorne Leisure Farm

Find acres of indoor and outdoor play areas at Trethorne Leisure Farm! There’s a fantastic range of activities such as trampolines, crazy golf, slides, sand pits, ball pools, assault courses and much more. Meet their friendly animals in the farm barn and ride one of their lovely ponies around the yard. Trethorne has all you need and more for a great family day out in Cornwall.

Distance: 18.2 miles

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Hidden Valley Discovery Park

The Hidden Valley is an adventure park with a real difference. Embark upon many quests during your visit, with lots of clues and challenges along the way. With different trails including the Indiana and Sherlock Holmes trails, as well as a maize, mini railway, woodland walks and much more. Don’t forget to visit the spectacular and mysterious Forbidden Mansion too!

Distance: 18.6 miles

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Harlequinns Leisure Centre

Open all year round, Harlequinns Leisure Centre offers entertainment for all the family, whatever the weather. With one of the biggest children’s play zones in the South West spread over six fun-packed floors, there’s endless fun to be had. There’s also ten lanes of ten pin bowling and a wide variety of dishes available at their in-house restaurant ‘The Snackbowl’.

Distance: 3.6 miles

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Life’s A Beach Restaurant

Overlooking Summerleaze Beach, Life’s A Beach restaurant is a prime location for eating out and features delicious seafood on the menu. Enjoy a quick lunch during your day of sunbathing on the beach, or book an evening meal followed by a lovely stroll along the beach.

Distance: 1.4 miles

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If you have any questions or comments about staying with us, please get in touch!

Contact number: 01288 355955

Email: reception@buderesort.co.uk

Address: Bude Holiday Resort, Maer Lane, Bude, Cornwall EX23 9EE

See here for directions (our postcode does not always work with Satellite Navigation systems).

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