Ofsted registered Kids' Zone and XA Club
Wellies lined up by the door, getting amongst the elements, keeping young minds busy in the Kids’ Zone. From babies to grandparents, fresh new families to bigger broods, bring along the whole gang.
Through summer we're offering supervised sessions with movie nights, private room hire, beach sessions and babysitting. Please check the App for what is available during your stay. Sessions can be booked 48 hours in advance.
Supervised sessions for 3-7 years in our playrooms and 8-12 years in our games room. Children can have up to two sessions per day.
Group supervised sessions for 5-7 years and 8-12 years on the beach are with our Beach School Leader. Children will learn about sea creatures, make a dome village, beach shelter, and build a fire pit.
5-8 year olds: 2hours
Make a dome village and a Viking ship with friends.
Learn the art of whittling, try to make a feather or flower out of wood to take home.
Help the environment and protect the creatures in our seas, by beach comber rangers.
9-12 year olds: 2.5 hours
Construct a shelter on the beach - learn which knots to use, and how to keep the shelter stable in all weathers.
As a team, build a fire pit and come together to roast marshmallows or popcorn.
Help the environment and protect the creatures in our seas by becoming beach comber rangers.
One session can be booked each week through the Kids Zone team.
Supervised film nights in our event space can be booked as supervised sessions.
The films showing will be detailed on the App.
An Ofsted-registered, activity-led space for 3 -7 years, run by experienced DBS accredited staff. Their qualifications range from childcare level 3 through to Primary teaching degrees.
A secure, dedicated area suited to a variety of activities.
The Kids’ Zone is supervised or unsupervised depending on the time of day.
A parent or guardian must always be present when children use the Kids' Zone during an unsupervised session. A parent or guardian must always be on site during supervised sessions.
These sessions are currently unavailable.
Activities include messy play (a change of clothes will be needed) music and rhymes, sensory and heuristic play in a calm, stimulating and supportive environment. Each child’s routine (feeds and nappy changes) is incorporated within their play session.
A wide range of active, real-life and everyday experiences is provided to enhance their learning. Cornish heritage and traditions are celebrated through a variety of activities:
The XA Club is for 8-12 years and forms part of the supervised sessions.
The XA games room includes table tennis, table football and a gaming zone. The space is available to hire but a parent or guardian must always be present.
During school holidays, children aged 8–15 years staying at the hotel can have a free surf lesson with fully qualified instructors at the Extreme Academy.
Let our registered babysitters take the reins for the night, or take advantage of our monitoring and listening service while you dine in one of our restaurants.
We can provide a babysitter between 6pm and 1am, allowing you to have an evening out. All our babysitters are Kids’ Zone staff, with up-to-date DBS checks and Paediatric First Aid. The minimum booking time is two hours. Availability is limited, so please give as much notice as possible.
For same day cancellation a two hour fee will apply.
Up to 2 hours: £30
Up to 3 hours: £45
Up to 4 hours: £60
Babysitting requests can be made via the app.
Kids' Zone terms - babysitting
Our baby monitoring and baby listening service can be used in all restaurants throughout Watergate Bay, including The Beach Hut. Responsibility for children remains with the parents at all times. If using the service, you are not permitted to leave the hotel grounds and it is recommended that you check on your children regularly.
Currently baby listening and baby monitoring is not available in the Village family apartment.
* Responsibility remains with the parents at all times.
Children’s menus are available in The Beach Hut and The Living Space. Early supper is from 5pm and ordered from The Living Space menu.
In Zacry's, daily changing specials and dishes from the main menu can be simplified on request. Children can also order from The Living Space menu and eat with their parents in Zacry's
Our space for active relaxation including a 25 metre ocean view swimming pool with shallow children's pool.
Year round surf lessons with all the kit to keep you warm in the waves. A child's lesson is included with your stay during school holidays.
Double rooms with space for an extra bed or cot, interconnecting rooms and family suites which can sleep up to six.
Four different eating and drinking restaurants including The Living Space, The Beach Hut, Zacry's and Emily Scott Food.
There's so much to do with in the family in and around Watergate Bay. Find out where else to explore in Cornwall.