New Pines’ Owners Top Local Attraction Recommendations
New Pines Holiday Home Park owners have told us their favourite local attractions to visit in North Wales, you can read their recommendations here
Perfectly placed along the coastline, New Pines offers the best of both worlds as it is surrounded by the beautiful Denbighshire countryside, but is only a short drive away from the bustling seaside town of Rhyl. You can soak up the sun and enjoy a day at the beach while basing yourself with us at New Pines. Book your park tour today and see what we have to offer.
Buying your home away from home at New Pines means you will be joining our friendly community of owners, who all enjoy unlimited access to our 5 star facilities and are able to explore the local area at their own pace. One of the best benefits of owning your own holiday home at New Pines is having endless holidays, which means you don’t have to cram exploring the local area and visiting all the best attractions into one week.
So with this in mind, we asked our wonderful owners at New Pines to where their favourite places were to visit in the local area and we have made a list of their top recommended attractions.
The SC2 Rhyl is an indoor waterpark, which opened its doors in Spring 2019 and has fast become a huge hit with families of all ages. There are 3 large slides for the thrill seekers, including the Boomerang where gravity takes control of your drop. The little ones will love the Piranha Play area with small slides and the Water Wheel activity area. For those sunny summer days, the Outdoor Splash Pool is perfect for younger children, toddlers and infants. If you love the sound of this, then you’re in luck as New Pines can include a free family pass as part of our Create Your Dream Lifestyle offer when you buy your home away from home.
The Rhyl Pavilion has a calendar bursting with fantastic events for all ages to enjoy, from a string of touring theatre shows and comedian acts, to the latest bands and themed party nights. There will be something for everyone to enjoy at the Rhyl Pavilion. You can also enjoy a delicious meal at the brand new restaurant called 1891. It was named after the year the very first pavilion was built and offers a wonderful menu for all to enjoy, with a stunning view too.
These beautiful waterfalls are only a 5 minute drive away from New Pines and are part of the River Ffyddion. There is a nature walk around the falls to enjoy, as well as the spectacular waterfalls themselves to view. There is an ice cream shop, seating area and designated photo op area here.
New Pines is a 15 minute drive away from Marine Lake, which offers a whole host of water sports to enjoy, as well as a peaceful walk around the lake. Try your hand at some of the activities on offer, including sailing, canoeing, wakeboarding and waterskiing. Marine Lake also boasts the oldest miniature railway in the UK, which is operated by the Rhyl Steam Preservation Trust, the train runs at certain times of the year and all ages will get a thrill from the ride around the lake.
Llandudno Snowsports Centre
Located on the Great Orme, the Llandudno Snowsports Centre offers great fun for everyone with a range of activities available. Activities include skiing and snowboarding on the dry snow slope, where the centre caters to all abilities. The centre is also home to the longest toboggan run in Wales, at 750m long, you’re sure to have a great time on this ride!
The theatre is around a 30 minute drive from New Pines, but with a fantastic reputation of hosting touring West End shows, Venue Cymru is a firm favourite attraction with our owners. The theatre draws all the big names and shows in the country.
Located in Conwy, Bodnant Gardens is a National Trust location which enjoys beautiful views of the Conwy Valley and the Carneaddau mountains. The gardens were founded in 1874 and developed by the same family, throughout the generations, before becoming a National Trust property in 1949. Soak up the peaceful atmosphere when you visit here and marvel at the colourful, stunningly kept and loved gardens.
Welsh Mountain Zoo
The Welsh Mountain Zoo is located in Colwyn Bay and offers a fabulous day out for all the family. The zoological garden is spread over 37 acres and is home to a number of animals, from big cats and primates, to reptiles and amphibians. There is also a children’s farm to visit where the little ones can meet guinea pigs, chickens, rabbits and ducks. The daily penguin walk is a very popular event at the Welsh Mountain Zoo.
Conwy Quays Marina
Take a trip to the Conwy Quays Marina for unbeatable scenery. The marina is in a stunning location and is close to the famous Conwy Castle. There are pubs and restaurants around the area to sit and enjoy a bite to eat, while taking in the beautiful views of the marina.
All The Castles
Exploring all of North Wales’ castles was high on our owners’ list. There are countless castles to discover across the coastline, including Rhuddlan Castle, Ruthin Castle, Conwy Castle, Bodelwyddan Castle and so many more. The good thing about being an owner with us at New Pines is that you can take your time and explore all the historic sites around this stunning region.
Llyn Brenig Reservoir
Enjoy a stroll or bike ride around this stunning reservoir in the Dennigh Moors. Llyn Brenig is home to a hole host of activities on offer, you can learn how to sail, enjoy some relaxing time fishing or the little ones can try out the play areas. There are endless woodland walks to discover and you can always enjoy the stunning views and beautiful natures around you.
In fact, Llyn Brenig is so popular that when some of our owners visited they completely fell in love, with Chris and Sue saying “We went to Llyn Brenig today and hired bikes! It was ace! We cycled 9 miles round the lake and through the woods, it was uphill quite a bit, but the downhill was soooo worth it! We loved it. It rained (and was freezing) but It felt like we were getting good exercise and fresh air. It’s only about an hour away. The bikes were £44 for 3 hours, which sounds a lot, but when you think of it as £11 each, it’s pretty good. We would definitely do it again!”
So those are our New Pines’ owners top local attraction recommendations, you can start exploring the region and enjoying all it has to offer when you become an owner too!
New Pines Holiday Home Park boasts fantastic 5 star facilities, including an indoor heated swimming pool, luxurious spa pool, steam room and sauna to enjoy. The Bistro Restaurant & Bar serves delicious family favourite meals and stocks all your favourite drinks, from beers and soft drinks, to a range of Costa Coffee drinks.
The whole family can get stuck into the activity and entertainment programme organised by Charlie Bear and his team of Rangers. The daily programme includes craft activities, movie viewings, talent shows and skills workshops. The Rangers also provide the fantastic family evening entertainment, including games, karaoke, cabaret acts and even taking the stage themselves to perform fabulous shows.
There is also a range of water activities to enjoy, a fully equipped gym, a family room with a small soft play area for the little ones and a separate teenager’s room with games consoles and a pool table.
New Pines Holiday Home Park offers something for everyone, including a holiday home. We boast a wide range of holiday homes for sale near Rhyl, so whether you are looking to move to a new destination or you’re just starting out on your holiday home journey, we will have the ideal home away from home for you.
Our friendly Sales Advisors are always on hand to answer any questions and if you’d like to book your park tour today they will be happy to show around our stunning destination in North Wales.
Or if you’d like some more information, please call our dedicated Ownership Team on 01745 858010 or feel free to talk to an advisor via our Live Chat service today.
Photo Credits: Darius Huntly