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Set in a secluded six-acre field and surrounded by high hedges, backed by public land and over 100m away from the nearest road or house, we are the closest site to Swanage town centre and its shops. We are located only a seven-minute level walk to the lovely sandy beach.
The camping area is tents only which means no car radios, no early morning engines starting up and no worries about kids and cars in the camping field.
Simple but clean facilities are provided on site: toilets, free hot showers, free use of hairdryers and plugs, and hot water washing-up facilities.
We also recharge your mobiles for one pound although there are 13A sockets for your use for free, but you can blow up your air mattresses, freeze your ice packs and chill in or fridge for free.
Following are the top nine things that set us aside from other sites in the area
We are level. Most of the sites around here are on sides of hills.
We are central - 8 minute walk across the park to beach or town centre - no parking hassles or £8 per day parking fees, (or drink driving issues!) And it is an easy pleasant walk to shops, pubs and restaurants.
The site is a manicured lawn - no more tussocks or flints!
We allow open fires and bar-b-q's by your tent for a real camping experience!
Cars are separate to the camping area - no worries about the kids playing, radios or engine noise.
We free camp meaning you choose where you like to go and can group with friends.
Free facilities - including hot showers, lilo pumping, freezer, fridge and electric points.
We back onto huge playing fields, free adventure playground and skateboard park accessed without having to go on the road - so you can send the kids off for an hour or two worry free!
Quiet site, no electric hook up so no TV next door and we security patrol at night, (and no karaoke bar!)
Maps and information on walks and activities are available in the reception. We are always happy to help you choose what to do with your free time.
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Large tents/caravans: check the restrictions on unit dimensions to ensure your unit is suitable for the space you will be provided with.
Leisure on site
Bar or club house
Indoor swimming pool
Outdoor swimming pool
Amenities on site
Ice pack freezing
Parent & baby washroom
Pick-up from public transport
Gas cylinders available
Commercial vehicles allowed
Cycle hire nearby
Horse riding nearby
Indoor pool nearby
Leisure/theme park nearby
Mountain biking nearby
Outdoor pool nearby
Single-sex groups welcome
Student groups welcome
Nearby farmers' market
Public transport nearby
Medium (26-50 pitches)
- Coach stations
Swanage Bus Station — 0.4 miles
0.4 miles Corfe Castle: East Street Coach Stop — 4.2 miles
4.2 miles Poole: Dolphin Centre Bus Station — 7.3 miles
- Train stations
Poole Rail Station — 7.4 miles
7.4 miles Parkstone (Dorset) Rail Station — 7.7 miles
7.7 miles Hamworthy Rail Station — 8.1 miles
- Ferry ports
Shell Bay Ferry Terminal — 4.8 miles
4.8 miles Sandbanks Ferry Terminal — 5.0 miles
5.0 miles Brownsea Island Ferry Landing — 5.3 miles
Bournemouth International Airport — 12.9 miles
From Corfe Castle
Stay on the A351 until you have entered Swanage. Go over the skew bridge that is within Swanage and look for large signs saying Swanage Golf Games at Kirkwood Park on your right.
Come to Swanage sea front then turn right into Victoria Avenue (A351); Go past the coach car park on the left then look out for Swanage Golf Games at Kirkwood Park signs on the left.
By public transport
There are trains to Wareham or Bournemouth with connecting bus services to Swanage. From Wareham, ask the bus driver to stop at Herston; from Bournemouth go to the Swanage town centre and walk or three minute taxi to the campsite.
The surrounding 20 acres of fields are public open parkland space ideal for kite flying or ball games. A modern children’s adventure playground and a new skateboard park are only 40 to 80m away.
Visitors enjoy several walks to the long sandy beaches at Swanage and Studland, to the cliffs of the stunning Jurassic coastline or to go fossil hunting at Chapmans Pool.
Try any of the famous country pubs such as the Square and Compass perched on hills above the sea renowned for its homemade ciders and real ales, or the Scott Arms with its sweeping views over Corfe Castle. both are a good walk from our site as it corfe Castle, Durlston country Park and the steam railway.
- Swanage Railway (0.4 miles)
- Studland Beach and Nature Reserve (3.3 miles)
- Corfe Castle (4.4 miles)
- Studland Beach and Nature Reserve (2.4 miles)
- Corfe Castle (4.3 miles)
Find local routes on the National Cycle Network - over 12,000 miles of cycling routes.