Caravan Sites, Caravan Parks and Campsites in Dorset

Dorset is packed full of activities and locations to enjoy at your leisure. With caravan parks and campsites that offer everything from green accommodation and sites that are part of the walkers and cyclists welcome scheme, where the facilities are specialised towards walkers and cyclists; caravanners will not have an issue finding the right site for them.

Be it a small secluded caravan park or large holiday park in a bustling location; in the coast or countryside you can set up a base that is the prime location for exploring the surrounding areas. You can even rent a static caravan as well as take your own tourer with you.

Caravanners and campers can witness amazing historical sites from the Cerne Abbas Giant whose origin and age are unknown, the Jurassic Coast and its cliffs where you can take part in a guided fossil walk. There are various other walks and cycling trails that can be taken across the varied landscape of Dorset or even partake in an equestrian experience and take in the sights with a horse ride.

You can take in the local wildlife; be it at the RSPB Nature Reserves in Weymouth, the Moors Valley Country Park where you can wander through 1000 acres of beautiful forest, ride on a steam railway or hit the adventure play trail. Durlston Country Park offers 100 hectares of sea cliffs and countryside as well as many species of plant, birds and butterflies.

Rich in historic sites on its landscapes Dorset is also home to stately homes and gardens, castles and forts such as Lulworth Castle Park and learn the story behind its history as you look through the displays, climb the castle towers and take in the views that surround you and walk the grounds.

Museums are also in great supply with those ranging from the ever popular Dorset County Museum in Dorchester that houses such as the Thomas Hardy exhibit who spent a lot of time in the area inspiring poems and novels. Children will enjoy  literary trails on offer such as  getting lost down the rabbit hole at the Adventure Wonderland theme park in Hurn.

Lovers of the coast will enjoy the seaside of Weymouth, the beaches of Bournemouth and the Quay of Poole, all with many activities such as water sports and fishing for all levels; your caravan will be a perfect tool to explore the area and relax in its surroundings.

Map of Caravan Sites and Caravan Parks in Dorset