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Charris Camping and Caravan Park

Wimborne, Dorset

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Charris Camping and Caravan Park is a beautiful, AA three-pennant park found on the edge of the Stour Valley. The park is open throughout the year and offers 45 pitches suitable for motorhomes, touring caravans, and tents. The whole park is well sheltered, and all pitches are either on level or gently sloping ground. A small number of hard standing pitches are available at Charris, and electric hook-ups are available for all pitches.

Pets are also allowed on the site, while Wi-Fi internet is available for guests to use during their stay. Additional facilities include a heated shower and toilet block, a laundrette, and washing up facilities. In the reception area is a useful convenience store allowing guests to stock up on camping essentials, groceries, and refreshments. Products available here include ice creams and soft drinks, Calor Gas, and Camping Gaz. There is also a tourist information area where guests can pick up leaflets regarding local activities and maps of the surrounding area.

Guests who choose to head out and explore the area around Charris Camping and Caravan Park won’t be disappointed with what they find. On the doorstep you'll discover acres of countryside that can be explored at leisure. If you enjoy fishing holidays, it's good to know that the River Stour is close by for keen anglers to spend a relaxing day honing their skills and trying to catch fish.

Visit Wimborne Minster, the nearest town to the campsite, where tourist attractions include historic architecture and a collection of local shops, cafés, and pubs that welcome all members of the family. Wimborne Minster market takes place in the town every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, and is a good place to visit if you enjoy shopping for local produce in Dorset and want to pick up a bargain.

The location of Charris Camping and Caravan Park is also brilliant for exploring the south coast of England. To the east, you can visit the New Forest and head for thriving towns by the seaside. From here you can enjoy the English Riviera at Bournemouth and also the seaside town of Lymington.

To the south, discover Poole, Weymouth, and the world famous Dorset Heritage Coast and World Heritage Site at the Jurassic Coast. Outdoor areas close to Charris offer a range of organised activities and plenty of possibilities for things to do. Relatively relaxing pursuits such as walking and cycling as well as adrenaline fuelled activities such as climbing and horse riding can be enjoyed for miles around.

Dorchester, Salisbury, and Winchester are all easy to get to from Charris. Take the country road into Salisbury and have a stop off to spend some time at Stonehenge. Dorchester is famous for being a market town and combines the old and the new brilliantly. Winchester has a wide variety of attractions, including Winchester Cathedral and Marwell Zoo.

Once guests have finished exploring the cliffs and countryside around the coast, the beaches and cliffs remain, with calm seas ideal for swimming, paddling, and for enjoying a wide variety of other water based activities.

Make Charris Camping and Caravan Park your base for exploring the beauty of Dorset, and enjoy a wonderful family holiday with easy access to the great outdoors all around.

Open all year.

Pets allowed, Chemical disposal point, Electric hook-ups, Laundry, LPG stockist, Sanitary block(s), Shop, Washing up facilities, Wireless internet

Ice pack freezing facilities

Motorhome pitches, 10 Tent pitches, 45 Touring pitches

Nearby attractions:
Fishing, Tennis

The park is within easy reach of Wimborne Minster famous for its twin towers. A short drive brings you to Shell Bay, Studland Heath, Brownsea Island and Corfe Castle.

Further afield you can find Beaulieu Motor Museum, the Tank Museum and The New Forest.


Charris Camping and Caravan Park

Candys Lane
Dorset, South West England
United Kingdom
BH21 3EF
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