DAYS OF MAGIC AND WONDER
One of the biggest challenges on a family holiday is keeping the kids entertained, so we’ve planned in advance.
Family adventure holidays
Our family adventure holidays in Wales include days of discovery, fun, and exploration on the inspirational Pembrokeshire National Park coastline and are the perfect way to spend quality time with your kids.
We’ll take you out on the best adventures by day, and by night we’ll toast marshmallows on a blazing bonfire under the stars. Incredible memories are made, and as parents you can relax, safe in the knowledge that your kids are kept active with a full week of adventures and family fun times.
Looking for a shorter stay? See details of our family activity weekends.
What is a Preseli Venture family adventure holiday?
This family adventure holiday offers you and your family the perfect opportunity to experience unique and exciting adventure activities under the expert guidance of our professional guides. Let your family free their spirit and experience the ‘real-thing’ with adventures in the natural environment that your kids will remember for a lifetime!
Coasteering, surfing, sea kayaking and horse-riding along with our woodland orienteering challenge are what kids truely enjoy. Enjoy excellent hospitality at our fully catered 5 star eco lodge, your lovely “home from home“, where you’ll be well looked after by our team of friendly staff.
We have 2 packages for families to choose from: a full ‘Action Packed’ itinerary and an ‘Action and Relax’ package which keeps Wednesday free to indulge in some relaxation time at the lodge or on our local family friendly beach, or time to explore and enjoy other activities in Pembrokeshire. Whichever holiday you choose you’ll be sure to make amazing memories with your family on this wild and beautiful north Pembrokeshire coastline, away from the crowds.
What do these adventure holidays include?
Choose one of our popular 5 day holidays or feel free to mix and match your own adventure holiday for a shorter or longer break.
5 day/5 night family adventure holiday: includes 5 star eco lodge accommodation with all the delicious home-cooked meals, adventures with our professional activity guides, minibus transport for the activities, free transfers for those travelling here by train.
Sample Itinerary for your holiday: programme may change according to tides and swell
Sunday: Arrive in time for a delicious home cooked evening meal at 7.00pm, with the evening to settle in and relax and play games at the lodge. You’re welcome to arrive after 3.00pm and take a beautiful woodland walk to our unspoilt beach.
Monday: AM Jump straight into the fun and exhilaration on a coasteering adventure: climb, swim and jump into a whole new world! Back to the eco lodge for lunch followed by PM take to the saddle and go horse riding at our nearby stables. (options available if you don’t want to go horse-riding).
Tuesday: AM introductory sea kayaking session – we have a range of kayaks including closed cockpit kayaks, sit on tops and double sit on tops so there is a range of craft to choose from. You’ll develop confidence, master forward paddling and turning your kayak, and get ready to take your skills and experience to the next level. PM Abermawr challenge, similar to an orienteering challenge, where you set off looking for clues in our nearby woods and down to the beach.
Wednesday: AM surfing – your introductory lesson at one of our lovely wild beaches PM a second sea kayaking adventure where you’ll use your new kayaking skills to take a trip along the Pembrokeshire coastline and explore the cliffs and sea caves and see seals!
OR take wednesday out for your own relaxation or explorations on our Action and Relax itinerary
Thursday: AM have another go at everyone’s favourite, the ultimate adventure of Coasteering. We’ll take you to a different wild and beautiful National Trust location nearby. PM you have a choice: either you can enjoy a stunning self-guided coast path walk where you have a choice of scenic circular routes direct from the lodge via our local beach for a swim or chill; or an exciting kite boarding session at a nearby beach with a local kite boarding specialist, extra charge £45/person.
Friday: AM take a second surfing lesson and this time you’ll be sure to stand up under the expert guidance of our surfing guides. In tumbling surf you laugh at the sky, its soo much fun on a beautiful beach. Lunch at the lodge, and depart.
We are sorry but we are unable to offer transport to/from the horse-riding venue, so you’ll need to drive yourself or get a taxi. The horse riding activity is included in the holiday cost. Do ask us for more info.
Mix & match
Mix and match your itinerary based on these prices:
- One night stay in the 5 star eco lodge with 3 delicious home-cooked meals and all the lodge facilities – £65 per adult / £55 per under 16.
- Half day adventures £52 per adult / £42 per under 16, including guides, equipment, minibus transport and pick of the best secret spots and out of the way National Trust owned special places on the coast.
- coastal walk is free of charge and self-guided: we drop you down the coast and you enjoy a wonderful cliff-top Hike on the coastal trail, finishing at the Preseli Venture lodge
Dates and Prices 2018
Action Packed itinerary: Adults £665 and £545 children under 16
Action and Relax itinerary: Adults £575 and £475 children under 16
1st – 6th April, 8th – 13th April
Whitsun Half Term
27th May – 1st June
15th – 20th July, 22nd – 27th July, 29th July – 3rd August, 5th – 10th August, 12th – 17th August, 19th – 24th August, 26th – 31st August
Autumn Half Term
21st – 26th October, or other October weeks please do enquire
Frequently asked questions
Do you have any age restrictions?
We welcome young people of 9/10 years and older, the only pre requisite is that they are 114cm tall or more, and that they are happy to be in the water.
What can we do in the evenings?
A walk through the bluebell woods to the beach comes highly recommended, and we’ll have a bonfire under the stars for you on one of the evenings. This is a great place to hang out, in the lounge we have a big pile of games and books, a pool table, plenty of safe outdoor play areas for kicking a ball around and outdoor table football. We have a fully licensed bar, and if the kids really can’t live without internet access we have wireless broadband! For music lovers we have spotify premium, and an awesome sound system with ipod docking. We are also offering evening archery sessions, so do ask us about this too.
Do we need to participate in all of the adventures if our kids are?
No, our fully qualified guides can take your children unaccompanied, we just ask that you are available once we return to the lodge at the end of an activity. Our guides are experienced and qualified for working with families and school groups so your children will be well looked after.
Preseli Venture, Parcynole Fach, Mathry, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire SA62 5HN, WALES, UK +44 (0)1348 837709 Office opening hours: Monday to Sunday 9am to 5pm
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