“Tent-only site on the coast path with great views” - AA Inspector
Our Inspector's view
This well-positioned sloping tent site, just a few miles to the east of Weymouth, is adjacent to the South West Coast Path and affords great sea views from virtually every pitch. There are excellent toilet and shower facilities including a block at the bottom of the campsite. There is a well-stocked shop and for those that like horse riding or are thinking of learning how to ride, there is Rosewall Equestrian near the site entrance. This is a great place to bring a tent and makes a good base for exploring this area.
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Facilities – at a glance
- Ice pack facility
- Shop onsite
- Calor Gas
- Camping Gaz
- Battery Charging
- Total Touring Pitches: 225
- Motorhome Pitches Available
- Tent Pitches Available
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About the area
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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