Once Upon A Time ...

Take a journey through 60 years of family run Beverley Holidays with our interactive timeline...
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The Beverley Sisters
The Jeavons Family

1958

Caravan enthusiast Joseph Stanley Jeavons and his wife Marion buy 21 acres of farmland in Goodrington with their three sons and pet dog Rover.

Stan, a lifetime supporter of Wolverhampton Wanderers FC, names the site 'Beverley Park' after the club's captain, Billy Wright, marries Joy Beverley from the 'Beverley Sisters'.

Caravan expansion
On a mission...

1959

Beverley Park opens its doors to happy holidaymakers in search of sunshine and sea air with just ten caravans and a handful of tents. A shop, bar, clubroom and café are added shortly after to cater for its growing number of holiday guests.

Just arriving...
Having a splashing time!

1964

An outdoor swimming pool is unveiled on Beverley Park, much to the delight of our guests who love nothing more than basking in the English Riviera sunshine.

A warm reception
Everyone's a winner!

1969

By the late 60s business is booming, and so the current Starlight Bar is built and the previous clubroom transformed into a reception and amusement arcade.

Relaxing by the pool
Little and Large

1972

Family run Beverley Park was selected for five-star AA status, an accolade which at the time had only been bestowed upon four other parks in England.

Playing a few holes
Water volleyball

1973

The Jeavons Family add to their holiday park portfolio by buying Ocean Heights, then Hillside – home to a stunning collection of sea view holiday homes.

Fancy a dip?
A family day out

1974

To further enhance the holiday park experience, a crazy golf course and children's playground are added to Beverley Park’s growing range of facilities for all the family.

Come join the fun
The cheeky duo!

1983

Beverley Park's Jubilee Band is born, comprising of the much-loved Chris and Derek who wowed the crowds with their cheeky charm and entertainer talents.

Intense daily workout
A tropical oasis

1986

The Oasis Leisure Club opens complete with a tropical heated indoor pool, hot tub, steam room, sauna and gym for guests. Plus, the Jeavons Family purchase Beverley View, then Meadowside.

Under construction
A warm welcome

1993

The early 90s proves to be a busy time for the Jeavons Family, with a brand new Reception built followed by the purchase of Beverley Bay, known back in the day as Ashvale.

Beautiful grounds
Enjoying the view

1997

Beverley Holidays enhances its accommodation offerings with the launch of a collection of holiday lodges on Beverley View, offering some of the best sea views in Torbay.

Colourful and fun
Early learning play

1998

A family run holiday park committed to bringing families together, the Jeavons Family unveil a brand new space especially for little ones called Sandy's Shack Children’s Room.

A romantic walk
Calor Gas 2003 Award

2003

The Jeavons Family and Beverley Team crack open the Champagne as they celebrate winning 'Best Holiday Park In England' in the prestigious Calor Gas Caravan Park Awards.

A great show
50 years of Beverley

2008

Beverley Holidays celebrates its 50th year in style with an 'All That Glitters Is Gold' party attended by members of the Jeavons Family and the Beverley Team from past and present.

Our perfect setup
A soothing hot tub

2016

You've heard of glamping, now say hello to glaravanning as Beverley Holidays launches a fleet of super-stylish caravans complete with their very own bubbling hot tubs.

Buster shaking paws
Well done team!

2017

A new-look Reception and stylish Jetty Lounge, Bar and Terrace are unveiled, plus dog-friendly caravans launch on Beverley Bay.

Plus, the Beverley Team fly the flag for family run businesses after being named among the top three 'Best Family Holiday Parks' in Britain in the prestigious 2017 British Travel Awards.

Fantastic tents!
Sandy shenanigans

2018

Celebrating 60 years off shining bright on the holiday scene, Beverley Holidays' commitment to offering an unrivalled holiday experience in the English Riviera remains stronger than ever.

And they all holidayed happily ever after…

Discover the holiday magic for yourself and get booking your Beverley Holidays break today #Beverley60Years
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