Sun Haven Holiday Park, Cornwall

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What Features Does Sun Haven Holiday Park Have?

Park Shop
Onsite Shop
TV Lounge/Games room
Golf Course Nearby
Children’s Play Area
Dog Friendly
Communal Fire Pit
Equipment Hire

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Sun Haven Holiday Park is positioned just outside the idyllic village of Mawgan Porth. Benefitting from both the expansive woodland and seaside coastlines that North Cornwall has to offer. Sun Haven provides a peaceful location, set in open green space with easy access to local towns and villages. A lodge at Sun Haven is available with a 12-month holiday license.

About Sun Haven Park

Sun Haven Park prides itself on being an environmentally conscious park, boasting a countryside setting and clean air. The ideal locality for walkers and nature lovers. Enabling both a peaceful atmosphere and the sense of community that lodge living provides. The self-contained park has ample amenities, an on-site shop, and pristine facilities. Neighbouring towns and villages can also be accessed on foot or by car and major supermarkets deliver directly.

Sun Haven is owned by the highly respected Lovat Parks, who are known for their exceptional service and building a sense of community within their parks. They have built this within ten beautiful locations across the South of England. They have a reputation for being environmentally aware and conscientious. Following the belief that we all share a responsibility to be kind to our planet, they are driven to protect local wildlife and their habitats.


Sun Haven Park is nestled in the open countryside of a coastal Cornish Valley, Mawgan Porth meaning 'the cove of the little wooded valley river'. The park's location is a 5-minute walk, through woodland, from Mawgan Porth Beach and the area is equidistant from Newquay and Padstow. Sun Haven is easy to access from main roads. Cornwall Airport is only a 7 minutes drive away, and Newquay train station is 20 minutes away.

The Local Area

Mawgan Porth is famed for its Sunday Times Award Winning beach, listed as one of the best in the world. The surrounding village offers a relaxed shopping experience, a multitude of cafes and restaurants, as well as art galleries and quaint, historic architecture. There are many activities available in the local area including pitch and putt on an Iron Age fort, crazy golf, surf schools, a candle factory, as well as guided tours and tastings at local distilleries, vineyards and breweries.

It is also home to the beautiful Japanese Garden. The Garden provides an authentic Japanese design surrounded by a traditional Cornish setting. The Japanese Garden was built as a meditative garden and us, therefore, the ideal space to calm the mind and let go of stress, through reflection and contemplation.

Mawgan Porth sits on the picturesque South West Coastal Path that walkers can enjoy. Travelling North to Padstow the path takes you via the legendary Bedruthan Steps a series of granite stacks that have fallen into the sea, presenting one of the most intriguing stretches of coastline in the UK. And South to Watergate Bay, Porth and Newquay.

Mawgan Porth also offers a year-round programme of light entertainment. Such as, the Donkey Derby races in the summer, a famous annual duck race in which hundreds of plastic ducks compete to get to the beach first and an open sports day on the village green.

Cornish Fresh

Cornish Fresh is a village store with a difference. An unassuming shop on the beachfront of Mawgan Porth that stocks a variety of unusual and exotic products. With freshly ground coffee, pastries and delicatessen. 

Bre-pen Farm Shop and Tea Room

Just 4 miles from Sun Haven Bre-pen offers an authentic taste of the countryside: a proper farm shop. Selling locally sourced vegetables and produce, fresh farm eggs direct from the courtyard, Bre-Pen Lamb, sausages and burgers, fresh bread, and pasties. Bre-pen also serve highly sought after cream teas consisting of homemade scones served with jam, made with local fruit and, of course, Cornish Clotted Cream.

Merlin Golf Course

Just over a 5-minute drive from Sun Haven, Merlin Golf Course is a hilltop heathland course, with amazing views of the sea. Each hole is designed to present the golfer with a different challenge and has been designed to be an easy and enjoyable walking course, while the option of hiring buggies is available. They also have a patio that overlooks the eighteenth green, serving delicious food and drink.

Pitch & Putt Crazy Golf 

Is in the middle of Mawgan Porth, just behind the beach, is a crazy golf course with a family pitch & putt. The course is focussed on light entertainment and would be the ideal place for an afternoon with the (grand)children. 

Kingsurf surf school

The school has been part of the Mawgan Porth coastline for the last 12 years. They offer everything from one lesson taster sessions, to week-long courses. They are priding themselves on being able to provide fun, professional and safe surfing lessons for people of all ages and abilities. 

Slightly further afield, Sun Haven is within proximity of the Tate Gallery and Barbara Hepworth's Sculpture Garden in St. Ives, the Eden Project, Bodmin and Wenford preserved steam railway and much more.


Sun Haven Park is only fifteen minutes away from one of the nation's favourite seaside towns: Newquay on the Atlantic Coast. Famous for its large waves and surfing, the original industrial port of Newquay now has many shops, cafes and restaurants dotted along the high street. Some of which are located on the cliffs with exceptional coastal views. 


Within twenty minutes of Sun Haven park is the charming fishing port of Padstow. Offering many sandy beaches at the head of the Camel River, its coast is lined with characterful fisherman's cottages and merchant's houses. Padstow is an excellent base for water sports and marks both the beginning and the end of the Camel Cycle Trail. Padstow is a top-rated foodie destination, known for having a very high proportion of Michelin stars per square mile, as well as famed eateries such as Rick Stein's Seafood Restaurant.

Eden Project

The Eden Project is only half an hour away from Sun Haven Park. The project consists of Biomes and houses the biggest rainforest in captivity. As well as being an educational charity, where the living world can be explored and discovered The Eden Project hosts exhibitions, events and summer concerts as part of a year-round events programme. 

Why Buy at Sun Haven Park?

Sun Haven Park offers residents cosy luxury between both golden coastlines and natural rolling countryside. Their contemporary lodges are impeccably maintained, safe and secure. The park provides the all-important sense of community and exceptional service. Sun Haven's lodges are situated in an elevated position within the valley, meaning that they boast unrivalled views of the beautiful Cornish countryside. The lodges have been carefully planned to create a contemporary living space complemented by landscaped gardens and private parking. Ownership of one of these lodges comes with a 12-month holiday License.

Sun Haven and Lovat Parks are well established and highly praised for the sense of community present in their parks. The park is open to new residents all year round. It is the perfect countryside retreat, nestled between coastlines, countryside and towns.


Sun Haven Holiday Park
Mawgan Porth