What's on location

What's on location

Deerpark, Cornwall

Forest Holidays


What you'll find on location at Deerpark, Cornwall

Things to do on location

Our location at Deerpark offers 45 Classic cabins set on the winding side of the valley and around a quiet millpond, deep in the forest. You will find the Silver Birch, Golden Oak, and one quirky but wonderful Golden Oak Treehouse. At the heart of the location is the Forest Retreat, where you’ll find a shop, restaurant, and bar area. Here you can book activities, including Forest Ranger activities, and bike hire. There is also an outdoor seating area with picnic benches and a children’s play area.

Forest Retreat

The Forest Retreat is the heart of our Deerpark location and where you will find our friendly team, who are ready to help you make the most of your holiday. Housed in an old-style stone building, the Forest Retreat has a well-stocked shop selling essential groceries and souvenirs, many of which are hand-made or locally sourced. There is also a comfortable seating area and bar where you can enjoy restaurant style meals and a café atmosphere.

  • Restaurant, bar and café

    Restaurant, bar and café

    Our restaurant at Deerpark is open between 8:30am to 8:30pm (9pm Monday and Friday), serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner. You can order delicious freshly cooked meals, to enjoy in the inviting seating area, or a refreshing drink at the relaxed bar.

    Browse our menu, order at the bar, and inform the team of the table you’re sitting at. The terrace at Deerpark offers a seating area to sit back and enjoy the scenery. Order a drink and a bite to eat, or a refreshing drink after exploring the forest.

    We offer a takeaway service from our Forest Retreat at Deerpark. Pop in and order with us or place an order from the comfort of your cabin. Let us take care of the cooking and deliver your meal right to your cabin door.

  • Shop


    In the shop at Deerpark, you will find all the essentials you need during your stay, from essential groceries to souvenirs to take home. We sell a range of groceries, toiletries, beverages and of course souvenirs to remind you of your forest adventure. Please note that our usual opening times are 9am – 8:30pm (8.30am - 9pm on Mondays & Fridays).

Paw-fect treats to get tails wagging

Pick up the ulti-mutt in doggy dining with Sir Woofchester’s dog menu

Paw star dog 'martini'

Fish & chips dog bowl

Treat pots

Roast dinner dog bowl

Bark brew dog 'beer'

Your spring refresh…

Your spring refresh…

Experience a spa day with a difference. The whole forest at your feet and an amazing choice of in-cabin spa treatments – from pampering packages for mums to be, to some soothing time for just the two of you. Release the tension and start the season the right way…


Vehicle Charging Point

There is one vehicle charging point on location at Deerpark, which can be found outside the Forest Retreat.


Pre-bookable on-site activities 

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Forest Survival  from £12pp
Mini Forest Rangers  from £10*
Nature Tots: 2-4 years  from £6*
Wildlife Wonders  from £8*
Nocturnal Adventure  from £10pp (Sept - May)
Foam clay and pottery painting  from £6.95
Archery  from £20pp
Pedals and puzzles bike trail  from £10 (bike hire is seperate)
In-cabin spa treatments  from £125 (1-5 hours available)
Pond and stream dipping  from £8pp

Participating adult required for Forest Ranger*

Pre-book your bikes online so they are ready on arrival

Pre-book your bikes online so they are ready on arrival

Adult break bike hire from £32 | Child break bike hire from £23

Bike hire is available at Deerpark, please visit the Forest Retreat and speak to a member of the team. Enjoy the freedom of a cycling holiday in Cornwall, with everything from woodland jaunts to National Cycle Network routes. South-East Cornwall is great for family cycling and for more serious, long distance cycling. There are also mountain bike trails if you are looking for a thrill of a ride.

  • Children's play area

    Children's play area

    There is a children’s play area available at Deerpark, but please bear in mind that children must always be supervised by an adult.

  • Bug hotel and wildlife

    Bug hotel and wildlife

    There is a bug hotel at Deerpark, attracting lots of bugs and insects. This means they can pollinate our flowers and keep unwanted pests to a minimum like aphids and slugs.

  • Cornwall trails

    Cornwall trails

    Drop into the Forest Retreat to find out about our self-led trails at Deerpark. The wooded valley around our cabins tells a story of tin and silver mining, gunpowder mills, and Victorian life. As you explore you will discover the ruins and remnants of this colourful history. Join guided walks and forest activities with our enthusiastic Ranger Tom and discover the untold secrets of our amazing past and learn about rare flora and fauna that surrounds our ancient forest landscape.


Looking to book a self-catering UK staycation?

With so much to see and do in Cornwall, our cabins at Deerpark offer a welcome retreat for families, groups and couples. Unwind from day-to-day life and make wonderful memories with your loved ones. Give yourself something to look forward to with a self-catering break at Deerpark. 

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Dog washing station at Forest Holidays
Ducks at Deerpark, Forest Holidays
Forest Retreat at Deerpark, Cornwall
Bike hire shed at Deerpark, Forest Holidays