A Guide To Craig Tara Caravan Park (Scotland)

Craig Tara caravan park in Scotland

Craig Tara Caravan Park is a great place to stay for a holiday in Scotland.

There are all sorts of activities and amenities available, making it the perfect spot for families or groups of friends.

Craig Tara is a dog-friendly park so your four-legged friend can join you on your holiday.

The park is located right on the beach, making it easy to enjoy the incredible views and stunning coastline.

There’s also plenty to do on-site, from swimming and playing in the sand to trying out the various sports facilities or enjoying a meal in one of the restaurants.

Read on to learn everything there is to know about Haven Craig Tara.

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📍 Where Is Craig Tara Caravan Park?

Craig Tara is located near Ayr in South Ayrshire, Scotland. The holiday park overlooks Craig Tara Beach and is 4.1 miles from the town of Ayr.

Address: Dunure Rd, Ayr KA7 4LB

📆 When Is Craig Tara Caravan Park Open?

Craig Tara is open from March until early November. Here are the exact dates:

  • March 10, 2023 – November 27, 2023
  • March 8, 2024 – November 1, 2024
sea view at Craig Tara, Caravans for Sale at Craig Tara Holiday Park
Caravans at Craig Tara (Photo Credit: Haven Holidays)

😎 Caravan Holidays At Craig Tara Caravan Park

Craig Tara Haven offers a range of holiday options from March until November. You can book directly with Haven, or search for a privately owned caravan to hire.

Some bookings at Craig Tara are eligible for ‘Choose your holiday home.’ Once you have booked you will be sent an email by Haven inviting you to choose your location.

Before you book your caravan, look at the map of Craig Tara to decide on the best spot for you.

As Craig Tara is a large holiday park you might want to consider what you want to be closest to. If easy access to the beach is your thing, choose a plot nearby.

Also, if you have young children you might want to think about your location in proximity to the nightly entertainment.

🏞 Craig Tara Caravans

Haven caravan types at Craig Tara are:

  • Saver – 10ft wide, 2 and 3 bedrooms
  • Bronze – 12ft wide, 2 and 3 bedrooms
  • Silver – 12ft wide, 2 and 3 bedrooms
  • Gold – 14ft wide, 2 and 3 bedrooms
  • Signature – 12ft wide, 2 and 3 bedrooms

🛌 Craig Tara Apartments

Choose between a Comfort Apartment and a Comfort With Veranda Apartment.

A Comfort Apartment

  • Bathroom with shower
  • Bedrooms: 2 (for 4 guests) or 3 (for 6 guests)
  • Lounge (with pull-out bed for 2 additional guests)
  • Kitchen

A Comfort With Veranda Apartment

  • Bathroom with shower
  • Bedrooms: 2 (for 4 guests) or 3 (for 6 guests)
  • Lounge (with pull-out bed for 2 additional guests)
  • Kitchen
  • Patio or Veranda

⛺️ Touring At Craig Tara Caravan Park

At Craig Tara, the concrete touring area offers a flat, gravel-base surface for motorhomes or touring caravans.

Featuring 44 hard-standing pitches with basic, electric, and super electric options, this site also has a heated shower block with great facilities.

Best of all, this park offers direct access to the beach right from the site.

🔎 Special Offers At Craig Tara Caravan Park

Special offers and late availabilities come up from time to time on the Haven booking platform. Before you book, check what deals are on offer.

🏊‍♀️ Craig Tara Caravan Park Activities and Facilities

play area at Craig Tara

At Craig Tara, there is a wide range of activities and entertainment options to suit everyone.

Whether you’re looking for a fun night out with friends at one of the food and drink venues, or some quality time relaxing at the indoor pool, you’ll find it.

Additionally, the supermarket means that you can easily grab all the essentials for a weekend away or stock up on snacks for the kids.

And for those looking for more active pursuits, there is a 9-hole golf course and a Burger King® nearby.

family karting at Craig Tara Caravan Park
Family Karting at Craig Tara Caravan Park (Photo Credit: Haven Holidays)

No holiday is complete without indulging in a mouthwatering takeaway from Cook’s Fish & Chips or Papa John’s Pizza.

The Adventure Golf Course is a great way to get everyone together for a round of mini-golf. And if the weather is not cooperating, head indoors to the Airspace where you can play mini sports or ride junior Segways.

Mini Aerial Course at Craig Tara Holiday Park
Mini Aerial Course at Craig Tara Holiday Park (Photo Credit: Haven Holidays)

Kids will love exploring the Adventure Village, with its play areas and thrilling activities. And Pic ‘n’ Paint is perfect for those creative little ones.

If you’re feeling adventurous, take on the Inflatable Obstacle course, The Crazy Climber or The Drop and The Extreme Drop!

Aerial Adventure
Aerial Adventure at Craig Tara

Younger ones will love exploring the mini aerial adventure.

🎙 Entertainment At Craig Tara

Craig Tara is a popular family vacation destination known for its lively evening entertainment.

In addition to the many daytime activities and fun beachfront attractions, the resort also offers nightly shows and performances in the evenings.

Whether it’s showing off your moves on the dance floor or a quiz show that keeps everyone on their toes, there is something for everyone at Craig Tara.

Download the My Haven app to find out what’s going on during your holiday four weeks before you arrive.

🏊 Swimming Pool

Indoor pool at Craig Tara
Indoor Pool at Craig Tara

The huge indoor pool at Splashaway Bay is joined by indoor flumes, slides and water features for guests of all ages.

🤩 Things To Do Near Craig Tara Caravan Park

Beach Walks at Craig Tara Caravan Park
Beach Walks at Craig Tara Caravan Park (Photo Credit: Haven Holidays)

Although there is plenty to do on site at Craig Tara holiday park the surrounding area is worth an exploration.

If you want to hear into Ayr but don’t fancy driving, buses run to and from Ayr every hour. The bus stop is outside reception in the main park.

Things to do near Craig Tara include local beaches, Heads of Ayr Farm Park, Greenan Castle and further afield, a day trip to Edinburgh Zoo.

🏷 Caravans For Sale At Craig Tara Caravan Park

Caravan Ownership at Craig Tara (Photo Credit: Haven Holidays)
Ownership at Craig Tara (Photo Credit: Haven Holidays)

If you’re thinking about buying a caravan in Scotland you’ll be pleased to know that Haven offers caravan ownership opportunities at Craig Tara.

New and used 2 or 3 bedroom caravans are available starting from around £23,000.

🤔 Final Thoughts On Craig Tara Caravan Park

As one of Haven’s largest holiday parks, Craig Tara is suited for guests looking for an action-packed holiday, with plenty of options to keep the whole family entertained.

With great facilities and activities on-site and loads to do in the local area, there’s something for everyone at this popular holiday spot.

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