Welcome to Cala Gran
Cala Gran is a popular holiday park on the Lancashire coast, just 2.5 miles from a long sandy beach and 8 miles from the vibrant resort of Blackpool. This seaside town is a classic British staycation, with an animated atmosphere and lots of places to visit. It's fantastic location makes it an ideal base for exploring the local area but also has everything you could need for an action-packed holiday onsite. Choose a lodge or caravan in the beautifully landscaped site, with plenty of exciting activities just on your doorstep to ensure a fun filled holiday for the whole family.
Haven Cala Gran Sports & Leisure
Facilities at Cala Gran really are first class. One of our favourite facilities is the Vertical Challenge, which towers into the sky. Dare to climb all the way to the top or even jump off in a leap of faith. This fun challenge will bring out the adventurer in everyone and provide endless excitement for the kids.
Cala Gran has some amazing swimming facilities, both indoors and outdoors for those hot sunny days. The indoor pool is a fantastic choice no matter the weather, complete with slide and jacuzzi. The pool is not only for swimming - zoom around on the Aquajets and race across the inflatable course for extra fun! What better way to cool off in height of summer, than at the outdoor splash zone?
Sporty families will be in their element at Cala Gran with a huge array of activities to choose from including Archery, Fencing, Football and Kart Hire. These activities are perfect for spending quality time together, but the highlight of this park is the vast range of sessions for kids to learn new skills and make new friends. Whether they need some extra support learning to ride a bike or try handball, there is something for everyone. For those kids who are fascinated by nature, sessions in fire lighting or water safety can be both exciting and educational.
The steam room and sauna offer space to chill out and relax, perfect for grown-ups to also get some downtime. For traditional family fun the Adventure Golf is a good option, and don't miss out on the new amusement arcade, with classic favourites and new crazes alike, there's plenty of opportunities to win lots of fun prizes!
Some activities are subject to a moderate extra charge
Food & Drink at Cala Gran Holiday Park
All of the accommodations at Cala Gran are very well equipped for self catering but with the fantastic choice of dining options, there is really no need to cook unless you choose to.
Mash and Barrel is Haven's signature restaurant and is popular with guests and owners alike. There is something for everyone on the menu, serving up British classics and family favourites, including pasta, burgers and sausages and mash. Head over there for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and prepare to be greeted by the friendly staff. Treat yourself to Sunday roast for some home comfort but without the washing up!
Papa John's is another popular food option, offering pizzas with all kinds of tasty toppings. This takeaway is a favourite across the UK and perfect if you want to eat from the comfort of your lodge or caravan, or even take outside for a picnic.
Head to Cook's Fish and Chips for all the classic seaside favourites. No trip to the beach is complete without a fish and chips, whether you love a traditional cod, scampi or sausage, all are beautifully battered and delicious. Surrounded by the fresh sea breeze, you'll really feel like you're on holiday.
If you do fancy cooking from home, the Mini Market will have all the essentials you need to cook up a feast. It's the perfect little shop to pick up some snacks or an ice cream to enjoy in the sun.
Kids Will Love
All parents know that ensuring that the children will be entertained and happy is the most important factor when choosing a holiday destination. At Cala Gran the children are certainly well catered for with fun activities and sessions to keep them busy.
New in 2023 are the Activitots classes for toddlers aged 2-4, sessions which have been bespoke designed for Haven Parks. These classes are designed to maximise fun whilst keeping active, including building skills in ball sports, bat and ball sports and balance. The instructors make sure that everyone is included and gets involved. There are also new sessions for kids aged 5-10, including football and footgolf - a new addition combining golf and football for an extra challenge.
Also new this year are fun teddy bear making sessions! Little one's will have fun making a new cuddly friend and leave the holiday with a cute souvenir. There's also a host of fun creative activities including slime creations, pottery painting and plant pot art to take a break from the sports and get stuck into some art.
Younger children will also love the Seaside Squad, part of Haven's brilliant entertainment shows. Get ready for catchy songs, fun dances and lots of laughs, as the mascots bring new interactive shows which will become memories for years to come.
Haven Accommodation at Cala Gran
At Cala Gran, you can choose from the variety of caravans and lodges to call your new home for the week. All the accommodation options are perfect for families, with spacious living areas, dining room and kitchen allowing you to eat in when you want to.
There are 4 different caravans in the range including Saver, Bronze, Silver and Gold. They are ideal for families of all sizes, measuring between 10 and 14 feet and accommodating between 4 and 8 people. All models are self-catering, have central heating and a Freeview TV to make you feel at home. The saver and bronze models are incredibly affordable, with cosy interiors and everything you need to enjoy your holiday. Bronze is slightly more spacious and has an open-plan layout. The silver model gives you some extra outdoor space, as the patio doors open out to a decking area with modern outdoor furniture. Gold caravans boast a range of homely features which gives you an extra luxurious feeling. The wrap around decking is perfect for sitting in the sun or enjoying family meals together.
The Diamond Lodge is a more spacious and luxurious option, at 20-ft wide there's plenty of space in the open plan living room, kitchen and dining room to relax. The interior decor is cosy, welcoming and modern and the large windows make the whole lodge feel light and bright. It is kitted out with a 40-inch and 22-inch TV, Bluetooth speaker and dishwasher, simple touches which allow you to spend more time relaxing without any worries. These lodges sleep between 4-6 guests, with plenty of space both inside and outside, thanks to the wrap around decking and balcony.
All Haven holiday homes come with an Accommodation Guarantee to give you complete peace of mind for your holiday. This means that on arrival, any guest not entirely satisfied with the standard of cleaning or maintenance in their accommodation will immediately be offered a full "no quibble" refund.
All Accommodation includes
- Shower room & WC
- Colour TV
- Gas fire in the lounge
- Free gas, electricity and hot water
Out & About in Blackpool
With so many facilities on site, it's easy to spend the whole holiday in the park. If you do wish to explore the region though you will find lovely sandy beaches within easy reach, such as Lytham St Annes and Fleetwood Beach. Soak up the sun while the kids run around on the endless stretch of golden sand - don't forget to bring buckets and spades!
Blackpool is a beloved British seaside town only 8 miles from the park and definitely worth visiting for all kinds of family fun. Blackpool has something for everyone: from its iconic tower and miles of sandy beaches to its family-friendly attractions and lively atmosphere. There's a wealth of activities to keep kids entertained, including Blackpool Pleasure Beach for thrilling rides and rollercoasters, the Sandcastle Waterpark, and Sea Life Blackpool. The town is also home to a number of theatres, cinemas, and live music venues, offering plenty of entertainment options for all ages.
Farmer Parrs is just down the road from the park, a delightful farm where younger children will be delighted to see all kinds of animals including cows, chickens and horses. There's also outdoor play areas, a bouncy castle barn and picnic areas, making it a fun-filled day out.
There's also lots of country parks and woodlands in Lancashire for some beautiful walks and a chance to reconnect with nature. Drive over to Beacon Fell Country Park or Wittan Country Park for forest walks, or try Fairhaven Lake for bird watching, boat rides and adventure playgrounds.
Customer Reviews of Cala Gran
Recent customers have commented on the excellent facilities including the swimming pool, entertainment and kid's classes. Others have mentioned the location and easy access to the beach and family attractions. Many families return year after year.
Haven News at Cala Gran Holiday Park
Why not treat yourself to a getaway in Cala Gran? With so much to see and do, you'll get the most out of your holiday, balancing fun and activities with opportunities to relax and enjoy family time together. there truly is something for everyone.