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School Holiday Camps in Poole

Searching for ways to keep your little ones busy and entertained this May half term? We know it can be a struggle trying to keep them from getting bored whilst you're trying to work, so we've put together a list of the best school holiday camps in Poole that your kids will love! Giving them a place to engage with new people and learn new skills, it's ideal!

There are many school holiday clubs and camps in Poole from team sports, watersports, arts and crafts and many more. 

School holiday clubs are a great way for your little ones to gain more confidence, make new friends and learn new skills, so take a look below at all the best school holiday camps in Poole...

Rockley Holiday Camp

Rockley Holiday Camp

Where: Rockley Point Beach and Poole Park Lake

About: Rockley Holiday Camp hosts fantastic multi-activity days to help keep your kids entertained during the holidays. They offer a range of fun activities, including; windsurfing, kayaking, stand up paddleboarding, raft building and orienteering. It's focused around your children having fun as well as learning new skills.

Age Groups:

  • Rockley Point Beach - Children aged 10+
  • Poole Park Lake - Juniors: 6-9yrs & Youth: 10-14yrs

Date: Their holiday camp is restarting in April for Easter. Activities are offered Monday - Friday for both locations everyday throughout the holidays.

Time: Early drop off - 09:00 and late pick up - 17:00 available. 

Price: £5 for one or £8 for both (on the same day.) Please note that childcare vouchers are accepted. £50pp for the full day (10am - 4pm)

Telephone: 01202 677272

Book: Check availability, prices or to book click here.

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Individuality Swimming & Fitness

Individuality Swimming & Fitness

Where: Talbot Primary School 

About: Individuality Swimming & Fitness provide the opportunity to experience swimming like a mermaid with their mermaid lessons. This fun activity allows young swimmers to wear a special mermaid tail outfit and learn how to swim like a real life mermaid or merman.

It includes:

  • How to correctly put the tail outfit on
  • Safely entering and exiting the water
  • Moving safely and effectively whilst in the water
  • Mermaid swimming skills and routines

Alongside their mermaid lessons they're also running intensive swimming courses that are taking place within the Half Term at Hamworthy School and Talbot Primary School.

They're ideal for all abilities, from non swimmers, beginners and improvers.

Date: During school holidays

Time: The lessons last 90 minutes long 

Price: £37.50pp

Telephone: 01202 031701

Book: Click here to book.

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David Lloyd

David Lloyd

Where: 24 Cabot Lane, Poole, Dorset, BH17 7BX

About: David Lloyd Poole is one of Dorset's premier fitness clubs and is the perfect fitness destination for the whole family. They provide brilliant holiday clubs for an array of age groups. From squash, badminton, tennis to swimming clubs they have something for everyone.

Date: Every half term/school break

Book: To book please call 0344 848 4724

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Shaka Surf

Shaka Surf

Where: Branksome Dene, Chine, Poole, Dorset, BH13 6JP

About: Let your kids enjoy some incredible surfing or paddle-boarding fun this school holidays with Shaka Surf. They offer 1.5hr watersport sessions during the holidays. Your little ones will be led by SLSGB Lifeguards and ISA Surf instructors. 

Age Group:  8-15-year-olds

Date: Weekdays only


  • Tuesdays at 12.45pm
  • Wednesdays at 3.00pm
  • Fridays at 12.45pm

Price: £37.00 per child

Telephone: 07468427811

Book: Visit their website here.

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Adventure Pirate

Adventure Pirate

Where: Adventure Pirate Hollow, Post Green Road, Lytchett Minster, Poole, BH16 6AP

About: Enjoy an array of adventurous activities this school holidays with Adventure Pirate. Your kids will be able to have fun learning new skills, making new friends and of course most importantly having lots of fun.

From nerf battles, Bear Grylls trained instructor survival days, forest school crafts, archery, air rifle shooting, tree climbing, axe throwing, mountain biking and so much more.

Time: Monday - Friday from 9am - 3pm or 9am - 12pm


  • Full Day - £30
  • Half Day - £20

Telephone: 07920 162 549

Book: Visit their website here

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Where: South Coast Adventures

About: South Coast Adventures is a leading outdoor activities provider based in Hamworthy Park, Poole. 

South Coast Adventures offers a variety of adventurous activities as well as adventures days aimed at getting children outside enjoying the environment and learning new skills. Whether it’s on land caving and climbing, exploring a new sport on the water, or fun and games on the beach. Every day they will have your child returning telling tales of their great adventures.

Dates: May half term (Mon-Fri). Summer Holidays (Mon,Tues, Fri).

Time: Days are from 9.30am - 4.30pm, you can drop off from 9am and pick up from 4.30pm

Price: £35.00 per child

Telephone: 07507 718612

Book: Check avalibility and book online here.


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