Family Fun


From tiny tots and teenagers to mums, dads and grandparents – Gosport in Hampshire has a range of great family activities, ideal for a fun day out with the kids.

Whether you fancy a day at the beach, a picnic in the park or a stroll in the Alver Valley, there are beautiful locations and great views to be enjoyed, all for free. Take advantage of affordable prices and special offers throughout the year, to enjoy outdoor leisure and heritage attractions or take to the water for cruises, rib rides, fishing and much, much more.

Get active at the Gosport Leisure Centre which has two swimming pools; a 25 metre main pool and 12 metre teaching pool, plus a well equipped Gym, and has recently undergone a major reburbishment. Alternatively, have fun playing adventure golf, or head to the ice-rink, go-kart track, indoor play centre or the kids Splash Park . Located on Stokes Bay seafront, the Splash Park is a FREE outside play facility with traditional all year round play equipment and fun water features in the summer – it has proved to be a big hit with the kids since opened in 2013. 

A short trip on the Gosport Ferry takes you to Gunwharf Quays with the Emirates Spinnaker Tower, a cinema, bowling alley, designer shopping outlets and restaurants. You can also hop on the catamaran to the Isle of Wight, visit the Historic Dockyard or join the waterbus for a Harbour tour. It’s all within easy reach.

There are also a host of activities and events taking place in Gosport and the surrounding area throughout the year, so make sure you check out our Events Listing to see what’s happening during your stay or help you to plan your trip in advance.

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