Happy holidays since 1933.
Welcome to Golden Sands Holiday Park. Our family-friendly, award-winning holiday park is located right on the beach in North Wales and has been providing wonderful holidays for 86 years. Furthermore, we are privately owned and are focused on ensuring that our guests have the happiest of holidays here at Golden Sands, Rhyl.
Over the years, we have invested millions in improving our facilities and accommodation so that we can maintain our reputation as the best holiday park in the local area. Our latest achievement was winning the prestigious Hoseasons Diamond Award 2018, which recognises exceptional quality and outstanding customer service – something we are incredibly proud of! In addition, we were also awarded the ‘Best Bar None Award‘ for Best Leisure Venue, a Gold Award for an accredited venue and were overall runner-up for the best venue by Conwy County Council.
We are very proud of our history and of the long-standing team, who will be sure to offer a warm welcome to all guests at one of the best Holiday Parks in Wales.
Great reasons to stay with us…
- We couldn’t be any closer to the beautiful beach – as a result, you can enjoy direct access from the park
- Our lovely friendly team are always on hand to help
- Award-winning entertainment venue
- Extensive range of accommodation to suit any budget
- All of our lodges and Platinum, Gold, Silver and Bronze accommodation are double glazed and centrally heated
- In addition, we offer luxury lodges with hot tubs
- WiFi is available in all accommodation (charges apply) and FREE in the entertainment complex
- You will love our award-winning food and we have a great new menu for 2019
- Entertainment passes are included in the cost of your holiday
Come rain or shine…
- Heated indoor pool, bubble pool & toddlers’ pool#
- Wi‑Fi available across park＊
- Amusement arcade＊ providing many games
- Small indoor toddler soft play^
- Outdoor adventure playground
- Outdoor sports court
- Bike / walking track along the coast (from Prestatyn to Llandudno)
- The Sandpiper Restaurant and Sports Bar
- Food to go, takeaway (Showbar†)
- The Chippy†
- Ice cream / doughnut / candy floss counter (park shop†)
- Small grocery shop†
Entertainment for all…
- The Lighthouse Entertainment Complex – activities all under one roof†
- Sports events shown on the big screen & multi‑screens in the Sandpiper†
- Daytime & evening programmes†
- Fantastic themed weekends†
- Kids’ entertainment
- Click here to view our live entertainment programme for 2020
# Children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult. ^ Children are not to be left & must have a supervised adult. ＊ Charges applicable. † Times of complex and club activities will vary between peak and non‑peak dates and will be subject to demand. Showbar is closed with no entertainment during November, with the Sandpiper operating limited opening times over the weekend.
Entertainment comes included in the price here at Golden Sands Holiday Park, because we love to see happy faces whatever their age.
Our wonderful Goldstars manage all of the entertainment, from daytime fun days to bingo and our very own Goldstars production shows. There’s always a great variety of visiting acts and themed party nights at Golden Sands, Rhyl, so whatever you choose to watch whilst here – you’re sure to be entertained.
See the entertainment calendar for more details.
Things to do.
Our fantastic location at Golden Sands, Rhyl means you have access to the beach and wonderful local attractions whenever you choose. In addition to this, we also run a fun‑packed schedule of activities on the Park.
We have something for all ages and energy levels. Choose from:
- Aquafit & Zumba for the fitness‑fanatics
- Arts, crafts and play areas for the little ones
- Arcade games and slot machines for the competitive
- Bingo and disco‑bingo for the more traditional
- Cabarets and Goldstars shows for the party‑people
- Football & other ‘big games’ on the TV for the sports‑nuts
- Coffee and cake for the chilled
- Messy play
- Baby Beats
- Baby massage
- Themed kids’ clubs
- Getaway club (10+ year olds)
- Talent shows
- Teddy bear’s picnic
- And much more…
Whatever you choose, you are guaranteed to have an amazing time at Golden Sands Holiday Park.
For off-park exploring, here are some of our favourite local attractions in North Wales:
The fastest zip line in the world and the longest in Europe! Not for the faint hearted but exhilarating!
Has races on through the peak periods as well as car boot sales and markets. Always a bargain to be had.
A wonderful Victorian seaside town with masses of history. Visit the museum or simply enjoy the Punch & Judy shows and donkey rides before hitting the shops and cafes.
The little ones will love this. Get your ticket from the old station platform and learn all the history whilst waiting to board your train which takes you all round the lake.
Simply beautiful! If you’re a walker or biker, make time to come out to this area – so tranquil and amazing! You may even get the bug and sign yourself up to a three-peaks challenge!
One of the most picturesque and unique landscapes for any UK Zoo, occupying 37 acres of lush green landscape overlooking Colwyn Bay.
A fabulous family attraction with access to all animal areas, indoor and outdoor play facilities and a daily programme of activities. Golden Sands customers get 10% off entrance fees – ask at the Park for your voucher.
Take a trip down memory lane to life in 1940s Britain and experience the sights and sounds of civilian life during World War II. This unique living history museum explores 6 years of war on the home front.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is WiFi available at the Park?
Yes. WiFi is available FREE of charge in the entertainment complex. To access WiFi in your accommodation the following charges apply:
- 1 day – £6
- 3 days – £15
- 4 days – £20
- 1 week – £25
- 1 month – £50
The above charges are for direct to van access, which will allow up to 8 devices per unit of accommodation.
How do I check prices and availability?
Can I order a brochure for Golden Sands Holiday Park?
Do I have to pay a deposit?
To secure the dates and accommodation you want we ask for a £40 deposit.
When does the final balance have to be paid?
A minimum of 8 weeks prior to the date of arrival at Golden Sands Holiday Park, though you can pay in instalments by calling through to the reception team on 01745 343606 option 2 with your booking reference number.
Do you have 24hr security?
Yes. We have 24-hr security at Golden Sands, Rhyl, 12 months of the year. We take the safety of our guests and Owners as paramount.
What is the contact number for security?
Security can be contacted on 07974 813047.
What are the reception opening times?
In general we open 9am – 5pm. During August this is extended to 6pm. We close the office Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.
What is I arrive at Golden Sands Holiday Park after the reception closes?
We will place your Welcome Pack and keys in the Sandpiper Bar where a member of the team will check you in.
What is the check-in time?
Check-in time varies depending on the grade you have booked. They are:
- 14.00 – Lodges
- 15.00 – Platinum
- 15.00 – Gold
- 16.00 – Chalet
- 16.00 – Silver
- 16.00 – Bronze
A 2.00 pm early check-in is available for all grades of accommodation (excluding platinum) at an additional cost of £25. Please book in advance of your arrival.
What if I need to cancel my booking?
If you need to cancel your booking at Golden Sands Holiday Park we can only offer refunds dependent on the length of time prior to arrival. We recommend taking out a cancellation insurance at the time of booking to cover any costs. We can advise you of further details so please get in touch.
Who do I diect my feedback to?
Do you accept pets?
Unfortunately, we do not permit pets at the park if you are a holidaymaker. You may see dogs around the park though as we allow Owners to have dogs registered as part of their licence. Any holidaymaker bringing pets onto the park will be asked to leave (even if you have booked through a private Owner).
Do you have a list of the entertainment programme?
Yes you can download a copy here.
How do I book my holiday?
You can check all dates online with the availability checker above, or call through to us on reception 01745 343606 option 2.
Can I pay my balance online?
No sorry, currently we do not have this facility available. All outstanding balances can be paid for over the phone calling 01745 343606 option 2 or by post with a cheque payable to Golden Sands Holiday Camp.
Is linen included in the price?
If you have booked with us directly by phone or online, through Hoseasons or Breakfree Holidays your linen is automatically included in the price. Otherwise, linen is available to hire at an additional cost.
I have an enquiry about my booking. What's the best way to contact you?
Do you have a copy of your booking terms and conditions?
Yes you can view our booking terms and conditions here.
I have booked privately with an Owner who has told me I have to pay a registration fee. Can you provide me with details?
You can download a copy of the registration form here.
Do you have a launderette at Golden Sands Holiday Park?
Yes we do, as well as a Park shop which sells the essentials, though there is another shop at the entrance of the Park and an Asda within a 15 min walk.
Do you provide towels?
Only within our platinum and lodge accommodation – where it is included in the price. You can hire towels though, please contact reception on 01745 343606 option 2.
Do you have an iron and ironing board to hire?
Yes we do, subject to availability. Please ask at reception when required.
Does the accommodation have DVD players?
No, although you can hire these from reception. Check availability upon check-in.
Do you have a local taxi firm you would recommend?
Can i get a taxi or bus from the train station to Golden Sands Holiday Park?
Yes there is a taxi rank at the train station as well as a bus station. You will need bus no. Sapphire12 operated by Arriva Wales. A taxi will cost approx. £6 from the train station to the Park (general rate – may differ dependent on bank holidays etc.).
Can I hire a travel cot or high chair?
Yes we have these available to hire and are subject to availability. Unfortunately, the travel cots do not fit into the bedrooms of the units and will need to be placed in the lounge area.
I need to hire a mobility scooter, can you recommend a local supplier?
Do you hire out bikes?
Do you have a copy of the park map I can view?
Yes. You can download a copy here.
Meet some of the team here at Golden Sands Holiday Park.
Laurie is our General Manager and oversees the whole park, ensuring that your stay at Golden Sands Holiday Park is a clean, safe and happy one. You may see his smiley face whilst walking around the park – be sure to say hello.
Zara heads up the Holiday Sales department, so if you have any queries regarding your stay with us at Golden Sands, Rhyl, Zara and the team will be happy to assist – just drop us a line.
Our Senior Sales Assistant will always greet you with the biggest smile and make you a cuppa. If you’ve ever thought about owning your very own holiday home in North Wales, Jeanette and her colleagues Chris and Ricky are on hand to answer questions and provide advice with no pressure.
Margaret manages the pool at Golden Sands Holiday Park and ensures cleanliness and safety of this area are kept to a high standard so that all who come for a dip are in safe hands.
George works her magic to pull together the best of shows and bookings for your entertainment whilst at Golden Sands Holiday Park. She and her Goldstars will ensure you are well entertained during your stay here.
Sam along with colleagues Declan and department-head Kieran, cover the complex of the entertainment Showbar, The Sandpiper and the arcade. They will ensure you are well looked after and refreshed at Golden Sands, Rhyl
Our health and safety captain. It’s important that we ensure that all guests to Golden Sands Holiday Park are kept in a safe environment. This is where Ted comes in, checking all areas and ensuring they meet legal requirements. You’re in safe hands.