Mother with toddler daughter on family putting green

Activity holidays in the forest

Reconnect with your family on a short break in the heart of the forest and explore a variety of exciting activities to get stuck into. Discover new experiences and test your skills with family-friendly activities such as Indoor Climbing Adventure, Laser Combat and Adventure Golf.

Let your little ones make their own cuddly bear or animal with Teddy Bear Making or let them loose with Cupcake Decorating in the Activity Den. There's something for everyone to try at Center Parcs.

Woman holding bow and arrow in target archery activity

Adventure holidays for families

Venture into the forest and explore miles of winding paths on foot or by cycle. With a range of adventurous family activities, you can fine-tune your driving techniques with Off-Road Explorers, improve your precision skills with Target Archery or even meet some of our wildlife creatures up close with Encounter with Owls. Try something new on your adventure break and you might surprise yourself with what you can accomplish.

Family in the pottery painting studio

Fun creative activities

Unleash your creative side in the Pottery Painting Studio or refine your crafting skills in the Willow Workshop. With a range of activities for all ages, there are plenty of exciting and creative activities for the whole family to try.

If you prefer the great outdoors, take your family on a journey through the forest. Head out with our Rangers who will let you discover the nature you are surrounded by. Go on a scavenger hunt to fill your photo frame, create a woodland creature, collect forest textures and more in your nature journal.

Girl in tree tops on Aerial Adventure Activity

Activities for thrill-seekers

Push yourself to the limits with these adrenaline-fuelled activities. Put your courage to the test with Aerial Adventure, a treetop adventure like no other. Swing through the trees and bravely conquer our aerial rope course, then finish with a thrilling descent on our zip wire.

Discover the excitement of the Subtropical Swimming Paradise, home of thrilling water rides and slides from our gravity-defying Tropical Cyclone to our family favourite Wild Water Rapids. With twists, turns and drops on each one, this will get your heart pumping.

Get ready for your break

Once you’ve booked your break at Center Parcs you can start to pre-book activities, make restaurant reservations and order essentials to your lodge online 4 weeks before your arrival date, allowing you to really make the most of your short break in the forest and ensure that you don't miss out.