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Paultons Park Breaks - Holiday Parks Near Paultons Park

A magical theme park with over 70 family-friendly rides and attractions

There’s so much to discover over 140 acres, it’s no wonder Paultons Park been voted the “UK’s Number One Theme Park”.

If you're looking for an incredible family day out on the South Coast, then look no further than Paultons Park. Perfect for any age, the family theme park is set on the edge of the New Forest and features five themed worlds with a fantastic range of rides, shows and scenery. So, whether your little one is a thrill-seeker, mad about dinosaurs or an animal lover, there’s sure to be something to suit them!

Be sure to say hello to the many animals who call Paultons Park home, too! Stop off in Little Africa to meet the friendly meerkats, fennec fox and even reptiles from the Savannah. But that's not all... You can also see humboldt penguins, flamingos and many other fantastic creatures on your travels throughout the parkland.

The unique thing about Paultons Park is the variety of rides and attractions for younger members of the family. Many rides are suitable for all ages (yes really!) so even the little ones can experience their first ride. Plus children under 1 metre get FREE entry, making Paultons Park the ideal place for toddlers and pre-schoolers.

What's even better is that many of our holiday parks are within easy reach of Paultons Park. After a fun-filled day exploring, return to your cosy accommodation at one of our South Coast locations. Feeling inspired? Find out more on the official Paultons Park website.

Top tip: Oakdene Forest Park is a great choice for a family break away to Paultons Park and is less than a 30-minute drive away.

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  • A fantastic family day out
  • Home of Peppa Pig World
  • Over 70 rides and attractions
  • Meet birds, reptiles and animals
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What can you discover at Paultons Park?

The Main Park

The Main Park

Featuring many family favourites, such as the traditional carousel, it's where the Paultons story began

Enjoy rollercoasters, thrill rides and more. Home to the original area of the park, which opened over 30 years ago, your adventure starts here. But where your adventure takes you after this is up to you...

  • Ride The Cobra
  • Victorian carousel
  • Take a spin on Edge

Traditional family fun on the carousel


Dare you ride The Cobra?


Go for a spin

Lost Kingdom

Lost Kingdom

Perfect for dinosaur lovers of any age! Step into a prehistoric world where dinosaurs of all shapes and sizes roam free.

Here you’ll find the awesome Flight of the Pterosaur, a ROAR-some suspended rollercoaster that lets you soar through the skies, as well as the speedy Velociraptor coaster.

There’s something for the younger members of the family too, with rides such as the Dinosaur Tour Co. and Boulder Dash.

Stay alert at all times as you never know who (or what) might be around the corner… You might even spot a T-Rex!

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  • Dinosaur themed kingdom
  • Rides for all ages

Look out for the T-Rex!


The Velociraptor rollercoaster at Paultons Park


Rides to suit every member of the family


Discover the Little Explorers playground

The Gardens

The Gardens

Relax and soak in the stunning scenery.

If you prefer to take it easy, there’s no better place to do so at Paultons Park than in one of the many garden areas. The Japanese Garden makes the perfect place to relax and get away from it all, whilst the African Garden features a range of topiary animals to look out for.

  • Tranquil Japanese Garden
  • African Garden, featuring animal topiary
  • Unique Victorian Garden
  • John & Anne's Garden, in memory of the park's founders
  • Perfect for picnics
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The Japanese Garden at Paultons Park

Peppa Pig World

Peppa Pig World

Paultons Park is also home to Peppa Pig World, a colourful kingdom dedicated to everyone’s favourite pig.

Included within your entry, you’ll find brightly coloured characters and themed rides in this part of the park, making you feel like you’re in another world! Be sure to make a splash in the muddy puddles on your visit to Peppa Pig World...

You can even meet Peppa, George, Mummy and Daddy Pig at certain times too!

If you’re a Peppa Pig fan (or even if you’re not) you’re guaranteed to have a great time in this area of the park.

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  • Meet Peppa, George, Mummy and Daddy Pig
  • A kaleidoscope of colour
  • George's indoor play zone - perfect for rainy days!
  • Make a splash in muddy puddles
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Meet Peppa, George and friends at Peppa Pig World

Tornado Springs

Tornado Springs

A brand new world now open at Paultons Park

Come on Storm Chasers! Tornado Springs, a new world featuring 8 incredible rides and experiences including a spinning coaster, gyro swing ride and a driving school attraction. Set in a midwest desert resort town in the American heyday of the 1950’s, a trip to Tornado Springs is a vacation like no other! The new junior roller coaster The Farmyard Flyer is also now open!

  • New themed world
  • Set in heyday of 1950’s America
  • New rides including Storm Chaser, Cyclonator, Al’s Auto Academy and The Farmyard Flyer.
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New Ride Farmyard flyer

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can you do Paultons Park in a Day?

Paultons Park has over 70 rides and attractions plus it’s exciting Peppa Pig World. To enjoy the whole park you’re recommended to have two days to see the whole park. Make it a long weekend or short break by choosing to stay at Shorefield. You’ll get to enjoy all our facilities such as swimming pools, games areas, bar and nightly entertainment as well as having a place to rest after a fun day at the park!

Can you stay at Paultons Park?

Paultons Park doesn’t have its own hotel or accommodation. However, you can enjoy an overnight stay at one of our Shorefield parks. Oakdene Forest Park is the closest, only 25 minutes away - but we have many other parks across The New Forest, Hampshire & Dorset to choose from.

How far is Shorefield from Paultons Park?

Our Shorefield Country Park site is only a 40 minute drive from Paultons Park. Offering luxury lodge accommodation for your family alongside fun facilities such as an indoor swimming pool with and nightly entertainment. Perfect for a fun-filled family weekend visiting Paultons Park!

Where is Paultons Park?

Paultons Park Theme Park is in Romsey, Hampshire. Just off Junction 2 of the M27. Only 40 minutes away from our Shorefield Country Park accommodation.

Do I need to stay in a hotel near Paultons Park?

There are a few hotels in the area, but why choose a single room when you can choose a luxury lodge with a hot tub or a spacious self-catering caravan. With swimming pools, activities, kids clubs, bars, restaurants and nightly entertainment as part of the price? Make it a break to remember with Shorefield Holidays.

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