Overlooking the Jurassic coast is Dorset, the best place to camp in UK. Here are the best camping places that one can explore in the beautiful country side of Dorset.
Ewelease Farm, Weymouth
Those who love hiking and trails will find this farm to be the best find in UK. Located along the coastline, it offers many options to explore and keep you entertained. The beach is perfect for a variety of activities from swimming to snorkeling and paddling to sand castling.
Burnbake, Corfe Castle
This is an exceptional campsite with the woods lending the highlight. One can choose a well shaded spot and pitch the tent. Fun activities for children are the biggest draw of this campsite. On special school holiday, the campsite keeps its on-site café open and provides a break from cooking.
Downshay Farm, Swanage
The best part of camping in Downshay is the steam locomotive ride to Norden. It stops near the campsite. One can get spectacular views of the country side from here. Even the Corfe Castle is very much visible from here. A perfect site for weekend camping.
Hook Farm, Lyme Regis
This is the best kept secret in Dorset. The beautiful valley allows spacious pitches to be spread across the land, and even offers privacy to those who seek it. The sunsets and sunrises are amazing here and make the site perfect for a lazy weekend far from the hum and drum of urban life.
The campsite stretches to about 12 acres of thick foliage, a meadow and 3 lakes. Best for sedentary campers, this is also a spot ideal for biking, hiking and walking along trails. The serene atmosphere is a perfect break for just about anyone.
Northwest Farm, Blandford Forum
This is a lush green farm located close to a village. It is a lesser known destination among many campers but is very convenient for a family camp. Accommodation includes cabins to tents and even shepherd’s huts for those who want a rustic experience.
Sea Barn Farm, Weymouth
This is the ideal campsite for those who like spectacular landscape views of the Fleet Lagoon, Jurassic Coast and Lyme Bay. The site has playgrounds, swimming pools and a grazing field for the cattle. There is a touring park close to the site which gives you the option of extra entertainment if you should require it.