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Cove Park offers unparalleled views of the Jurassic Coast, and is the perfect starting point for those looking to explore all Portland has to offer. With holiday homes, chalets and pods, Cove Park sees a wide range of adventurers, including sailors, climbers, divers and bikers, visit the island throughout the year. The Park caters for activities-led holidays with knowledgeable staff, a drying room and an array of pet-friendly accommodation.

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5 Star Holiday Park
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Recommended for walkers
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Recommended for cyclists by VisitEngland
Cove Holiday Park
Pennsylvania Road, PORTLAND, Dorset, DT5 1HU
Phone : 01305820918

About The area

Discover Dorset

Dorset means rugged varied coastlines and high chalk downlands. Squeezed in among the cliffs and set amid some of Britain’s most beautiful scenery is a chain of picturesque villages and seaside towns. Along the coast you’ll find the Lulworth Ranges, which run from Kimmeridge Bay in the east to Lulworth Cove in the west. Together with a stretch of East Devon, this is Britain’s Jurassic Coast, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, noted for its layers of shale and numerous fossils embedded in the rock. Among the best-known natural landmarks on this stretch of the Dorset coast is Durdle Door, a rocky arch that has been shaped and sculpted to perfection by the elements. The whole area has the unmistakable stamp of prehistory.

Away from Dorset’s magical coastline lies a landscape with a very different character and atmosphere, but one that is no less appealing. Here, winding, hedge-lined country lanes lead beneath lush, green hilltops to snug, sleepy villages hidden from view and the wider world. The people of Dorset are justifiably proud of the achievements of Thomas Hardy, its most famous son, and much of the county is immortalised in his writing. 

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