New & Exclusive: Any day arrivals are NOW available ALL YEAR so you can now arrive and leave whatever day you like!*

Opening Times

What’s open at Sandy Balls


When boredom comes knocking we’ve got fresh fun covered. Treat the kids and whisk yourself away to lakeside life with an awesome break. We’ve got plenty happening on park!

Here at Sandy Balls we have a selection of facilities and daytime activities available for the whole family to experience and enjoy during your break.

For our outdoor cinema showings, please see our Midsummer Night’s Screen page where all our film listings are available for the year.

Our list of what’s open throughout the year is below – please swipe left to show more dates on mobile and tablet. If you have any other questions about opening times, please get in touch online or call us 0330 053 7000.

FacilitiesJanuaryFebruaryMarchAprilMayJuneJulyAugustSeptember October NovemberDecember
Aubrey's Forest KitchenOpenWeekends (open HT)WeekendsOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpen
Woodside InnOpenOpen (closed for refurbishment from 24th Feb)Closed (Open from 16th March)OpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenClosedClosed
Village ShopOpen (8-5)Open (8-5)Open (8-5)OpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpen (8-5)Open (8-5)
GymClosed until 18th JanOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpen
Indoor Swimming PoolOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpen
Outdoor Swimming PoolClosedClosedClosedClosedOpen 22nd-31stOpenOpenOpenOpen^ClosedClosedClosed
The Spa RetreatWeekendsWeekendsOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenWeekendsWeekends
Adventure PlaygroundOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpen
Indoor Soft PlayOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpen
Evening Entertainment**WeekendsWeekends (open HT)WeekendsOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenClosedClosed
Activities & PlayWeekendsWeekends (open HT)WeekendsOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenClosedClosed
Alpaca WalksWeekendsWeekends (open HT)WeekendsOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenWeekendsWeekends
Cycle Hire CentreOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpenOpen
All opening Times are Subject to Change. ^Weather Dependent.  ^*Excludes Mondays.
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