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South Lytchett Manor park glamping pods

Lockdown gamble pays off for Dorset glamping park

A couple who took a risk on giving their Poole glamping park a major makeover during lockdown say they are delighted that the gamble has paid off. Joanne and...

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Best of British Park - Back of Beyond

Four times fabulous – Dorset holiday park pulls off awards coup

The husband-and-wife team behind a Dorset holiday park say they were “left reeling” after learning that they had scooped four top awards in one swoop. Back of Beyond in...

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Back of Beyond touring and glamping park

Dorset glamping park pair strike gold in AA awards

Back of Beyond, a hideaway touring and glamping park near the New Forest in Dorset, is now officially providing its holiday guests with gold standard hospitality. AA Top British...

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Highlands End Tramper

Holiday park’s mobility solution opens dramatic Dorset path to all

People with impaired movement now have easier access the dramatic coastal path along the Jurassic Coast, thanks to a new initiative by a Dorset holiday park. Highlands End Holiday...

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Just before lockdown in March, Rufus Bellamy presented Martin and Victoria, plus golden retriever Muswell, with their award

Awards hat trick for pair who risked all on holiday park venture

A couple who sold their busy London photography business to buy a tranquil camping park in the New Forest say their re-opening can’t come soon enough. That’s because Martin...

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Forest Edge has swapped holidays for health workers

Contactless check-in for NHS staff at Dorset holiday park

Free accommodation for carers and NHS staff is being provided by a Dorset family-run parks group – with the added bonus of them being able to check in with...

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Highlands End - Dorset Holiday Park of the Year 2019

Highlands End is the Dorset Holiday Park of the Year!

Highlands End Holiday Park won gold in the Holiday Park of the Year category at the Dorset Tourism Awards on Thursday 17th October 2019. The awards were held at...

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Why Dorset holiday park was twinkling with stars this summer

There was a triple taste of stardom this summer for a Dorset holiday park which found itself to be glittering with its guests in three very different ways. Family-owned...

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Snap decision sees Dorset holiday park star in luxury caravan launch

Holiday snap: the Jurassic Coast lends scenic grandeur to the photo-shoot to promote the new Bailey caravan range How do you find the perfect location to photograph a new...

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Highlands End Holiday Park - Litter Free Award

Holiday park’s beach heroes praised by clean Dorset group

Project support officer Caroline Richards presents the litter-free award to proud members of the park team Anti-litter warriors at a Dorset holiday park have been honoured with an award...

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Highlands End Holiday Park, West Dorset

Dorset holiday parks tempt staycation lovers with “to do” list

A group of five family-run holiday parks in Dorset is setting out to woo the growing number of people who are this year turning their backs on overseas holidays....

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Cheers! Why Dorset holiday park is fired up about its new gin

Guests at Highlands End Holiday Park in Bridport are raising their glasses to a new artisan gin which celebrates the proud history of firefighters in Dorset. Barkis gin has...

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Pet-loving Dorset holiday park’s new top team bound into action

One of Dorset’s most pet-friendly touring parks, Shamba Holidays in the New Forest, has welcomed new managers on board who really know how to put pooches on a pedestal....

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Awards in abundance for “adults only” Dorset holiday park

An “adults only” holiday park in the New Forest which promises tranquil stays in a child-free environment is celebrating a clutch of national awards. Back of Beyond park near...

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Top Dorset holiday park joins family’s growing group

Expanding southern England park group Shorefield Holidays has made another addition to its portfolio after acquiring Wilksworth Caravan Park in Dorset. It brings to eight the number of top-rated...

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Toast to tarmac as Dorset holiday park purges its potholes!

After a 12-year delay, it’s finally the end of the road for bumpy rides to one of Dorset’s most highly acclaimed caravan and camping parks. Shamba Holidays can now...

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Dorset holiday park shimmers in silver at tourism awards

Staff and the family owners of Shamba Holidays near the New Forest are celebrating after their business took a major honour in this month’s Dorset Tourism Awards. The five-star...

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Dorset holiday park awaits its 80-strong caravan cavalcade

Staff at a top Dorset holiday park are preparing for a massive siting operation as 80 new luxury holiday caravans are lined-up for delivery this winter. Shorefield Holidays says...

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Fire history highlight of Dorset holiday park’s new bar

Guests relaxing in the bar of a top Dorset holiday park can now drink in more than just the stylish new surroundings after its recent top-to-toe refurbishment. For Martin’s...

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Dorset holiday parks’ new star attraction for glampers

Three top Dorset holiday parks are now offering their glamping guests a spectacular window on the universe when they settle down in their beds each night. The parks, each...

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