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Relax in a quiet corner of beautiful Dorset On the edge of Cranborne Chase

Wilksworth Caravan Park

In the heart of the Dorset countryside

Our Survey 87 out of 10
Wilksworth Caravan Park offers both touring and camping in the heart of Dorset's countryside as well as a five-bedroomed house

The park is a gateway to some of the most spectacular countryside in Britain, with the beautiful Cranborne Chase, historic New Forest, and Hardy Country all on its doorstep.

It's centred around Tudor Rose House, a five-bedroomed 16th century Grade II listed building once owned by King Henry VIII and listed in the Doomsday Book.

  • Historical Grade II listed house sleeps up to 10 people
  • Touring and camping serviced pitches
  • Heated outdoor pool in summer (opening times vary)
  • All pitches include electric hook-up
  • Full size and junior size tennis court
  • BMX track
  • Football field
  • Playground areas
  • Free Wi-Fi
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Discover Our Amenities

We have everything you need to make your stay at Wilksworth Caravan Park the perfect holiday.



The stunning parkland setting is centred around the Grade II* listed Tudor Rose House, which is available to holiday in. The wider park boasts award-winning facilities, with lovely countryside views.

  • Five-bedroomed Tudor Rose House
  • Grass, hardstanding and executive pitches
  • Outdoor swimming pool (opening during summer)
  • Modern shower & toilet facilities
  • Play area & football field
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1 Wilksworth Reception

Wilksworth Caravan Park

2 Exterior Of Tudor Rose House

Tudor Rose House | Wilksworth Caravan Park

3 Stunning Parkland Setting For Camping And Touring

Stunning parkland setting for camping and touring | Wilksworth Caravan Park

4 Reception And Shop Spring

On-site reception and shop | Wilksworth Caravan Park

Tudor Rose House

Tudor Rose House

Full of delightful features, the 16th century house is ideally located in the heart of the Dorset countryside.

Transport yourself to the Tudor times in this stunning house. Featuring a mixture of traditional and modern features, plus a luxurious hot tub in the private walled garden, it makes the ideal place to retreat to. With five bedrooms, this property sleeps up to 10 people and as one of our pet friendly properties it's perfect for pets too. Discover & book Tudor Rose House

  • Five bedrooms (one en-suite)
  • Private garden with hot tub
  • Newly refurbished kitchen
  • Drawing room with wood burner
  • Large dining room
  • Games room with full size snooker table
  • Four poster bed
  • Pet Friendly
  • Utility room
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Houses with hot tubs in Dorset Tudor Rose House

Private garden with hot tub | Tudor Rose House


Recently refurbished kitchen | Tudor Rose House at Wilksworth Caravan Park


Fully fitted kitchen space | Tudor Rose House at WIlksworth Caravan Park


Large double bedroom | Tudor Rose House at Wilksworth Caravan Park


Be king or queen for the day | Tudor Rose House at Wilksworth Caravan Park


Historical themed dining room | Tudor Rose House at Wilksworth Caravan Park


Large dining area | Tudor Rose House at Wilksworth Caravan Park

Tudor Rose House with four poster bed

Four poster bed in the master bedroom


Spacious double bedroom | | Tudor Rose House at Wilksworth Caravan Park

3 Spacious Bathroom

Quaint bathroom | Tudor Rose House at Wilksworth Caravan Park

Tudor Rose House Lounge

Living area | Tudor Rose House

Tudor Rose House Snug

Separate snug area | Tudor Rose House

5  Traditional Fixtures

Traditional features and stain glassed windows | Tudor Rose House at Wilksworth Caravan Park

Tudor Rose House with private garden

Spacious private garden | Tudor Rose House at Wilksworth Caravan Park

6 Exterior Of Tudor Rose House With Secluded Garden

Spacious garden with outdoor furniture | Tudor Rose House at Wilksworth Caravan Park

Touring & Camping Pitches

Touring & Camping Pitches

Featuring wide green lawns framed with trees, the well-spaced grass, hardstanding & executive pitches offer uninterrupted views of the rolling Dorset countryside.

The pitch price includes up to 6 people (max), one car (max) and either a tent, caravan or motor home with standard awning. Our shared shower and toilet blocks at our campsites will be reopening in line with government guidelines. We do however advise that you make use of your own 'on board' facilities in your motorhome or tourer as much as possible where available.

  • Grass pitches, up to c.8 Meters
  • Hardstanding pitches, up to c.6 Meters
  • Executive hardstanding pitches, with water tap and waste water drain, up to c.8 Meters
  • Electric hook-up on all pitch types
  • Pitch prices include up to 6 people
  • All pitches include standard awning & one car
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1 Campervan On A Serviced Grass Pitch In Summer

Campervan using one of our serviced grass pitches | Wilksworth Caravan Park

Tent only field at wilksworth

Separate tent-only area, with grass pitches only suitable for tents | Wilksworth Caravan Park

2 Tents Camping On The Grass Field In Summer

Grass pitches on the tenting field suitable for tents only | Wilksworth Caravan Park

Grass pitches with electric hookup on the touring field at Wilksworth Caravan Park

Grass pitches with electric hookup on the touring field | Wilksworth Caravan Park

3 Touring Caravan On Spacious Pitch At Wilksworth

Spacious pitches available for touring caravans | Wilksworth Caravan Park

4 Tents Pitched On Grass

A large selection of pitches available | Wilksworth Caravan Park

Park Facilities

Park Facilities

With fun-filled facilities in open spaces throughout the park, the whole family is sure to enjoy a getaway at Wilksworth.

Enjoy the great outdoors with our full-size and junior-size tennis court, outdoor table tennis and dog exercise paddock. The superb heated outdoor swimming pool, complete with a shallow splash pool for our younger guests, is open during the summer months and makes the perfect place to relax or unwind. It is typically open at the weekends from the spring bank holiday at the end of May until the end of July, then open daily (weather dependent) until early September. Our shared shower and toilet blocks at our campsites will be reopening, however we advise that you make use of your own 'on board' facilities where possible.

  • Heated outdoor swimming pool (open from the 29th May 2021, weather dependant)
  • Modern shop/reception area
  • Award winning shower & toilet facilities for campers, with free hair dryers, shaving points and even underfloor heating
  • Football field
  • Tennis courts
  • Play area
  • Dog exercise paddock
  • Free Wi-Fi
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1 Heated Outdoor Swimming Pool In Summer

Recently refurbished heated outdoor swimming pool | Wilksworth Caravan Park

2 Tots Shallow Splash Pool

Kids shallow splash pool | Wilksworth Caravan Park

3 Childrens Play Park And Table Tennis

Childrens play park and table tennis | Wilksworth Caravan Park

4 Childrens Play Area At Wilksworth

Play area for all ages | Wilksworth Caravan Park

6 Shower And Toilet Facilities For Campers

Large, clean shower and toilet facilities for campers | Wilksworth Caravan Park

Park Passes

Park Passes

All Wilksworth guests are welcome to use the facilities at our sister park, Oakdene Forest Park, just a 20-minute drive away.

We are currently not issuing physical passes, however, you simply need to show your booking confirmation or proof of your stay at Wilksworth to gain entry to the facilities across any of our parks, all included as part of your holiday with us. Whether you're looking to try something new or would prefer to take it slow on a relaxing break, there's sure to be something to keep you entertained...

There's a first-class entertainment programme available for all ages at the sister site too. Be sure not to miss the fantastic cabarets we have lined up throughout the year, such as Stevi Ritchie, as seen on X Factor, Forever Jackson and Twist & Pulse, as seen on Britain's Got Talent!

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  • Acorn Bar & Restaurant
  • Outdoor dining
  • Indoor pool with flume
  • Nightly entertainment programme
  • Fully equipped gym
  • Outdoor pool (open seasonally)
  • Go Active+
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1 Flume Slide Child Water

Indoor pool with flume | at nearby Oakdene Forest Park

2 Our Friendly Squirrels Cyril And Cybil With Pat The Pony

Meet our mascots! Cyril, Cybil and Pat on stage | at nearby Oakdene Forest Park

3 Fitness Gym Workout

Access to the state of the art gym | at nearby Oakdene Forest Park

4 Bar And Restaurant At Oakdene

Acorn bar and restaurant | at nearby Oakdene Forest Park

5 Indoor Pool With Jacuzzi

Indoor pool and Jacuzzi | at nearby Oakdene Forest Park

Out & About

Out & About

On your doorstep is the beautiful Cranborne Chase, Hardy Country & miles of golden beaches stretching from the award-winning beach at Bournemouth to Swanage.

Read our entertainment and activties section for information on all attractions, festivals and local events the area has to offer.

  • Market town of Wimborne Minster
  • Miles of Blue Flag beaches
  • Brownsea Island
  • Splashdown Waterpark
  • Monkey World
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1 Wimborne Minster

Visit Wimborne Minster | Wilksworth Caravan Park

2 Brownsea Island House Summer

Visit Brownsea Island | Wilksworth Caravan Park


The Shorefield Edit

See the great local attractions and days out that are close to our park.

Bournemouth and Poole

12 miles away Home to sandy beaches and scenic quays, Bournemouth and Poole have so much to offer.
The Sandy Beaches Of Bournemouth

Monkey World

17 miles away Monkey World is a dedicated rescue centre designed to assist governments world wide to prevent the smuggling of wild primates.
Sample Monkey World

Upcoming Local Events


Bournemouth 7's

An award-winning sports festival bringing together sports and music. Known as the sporting Glastonbury!

Bournemouth Air Festival

The UK's biggest air festival returns to Bournemouth beach. Packed with aviation action, entertainment and unique nautical displays across 4 days, this is one of the most highly anticipated events in the south!

Mr Kyps Northern Soul & Motown Weekender at Oakdene Forest Park

Enjoy a fantastic weekend of Soul & Motown guaranteed to get you up on your feet & dancing. Held at Oakdene Forest Park, acts include the The Signatures, Northern Soul DJ's and many more favourites.
More local events

ParkLife Blog

Keep up to date with our latest news and stories below, a great read to help with some of the reasons why you should choose to enjoy the park life with us.

Wilksworth Caravan Park

Fantastic Location
Gateway to some of the most spectacular coast & countryside
Dogs Welcome
Give your four-legged friend a holiday too
Inclusive Pitch Prices
Up to 6 people, a car & either a tent, caravan or motorhome with awning
Great Days Out

What our guests have to say

Lots to do

Loved it! Very clean, very friendly and lots to do! Well equipped shop, fish and chip van on Saturday evening too.

Tim Bletcher – Jul 2021 Google 43 2020
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We came back

Told you we would be back. Another lovely stay. A fantastic base for visiting friends who live in Wimborne. You should be proud of your employees here at Wilksworth, very friendly and made to feel so welcome. It's so nice to be made to feel like family.

Morris_O_Tour – May 2021 Tripadvisor 50
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Fab facilities

Great stay. Loved the no-contact check-in. Fab facilities, everywhere clean and tidy.

Mr Whitt – May 2021 10 Out Of 10
3 River Winding Through Countryside Wilksworth Caravan Park Wimborne, Dorset Our Guest Survey
Loved Every Moment

Would highly recommend if looking for a place to go for a quiet relaxing break. The outside pool and park are great extras to keep the kids entertained. We loved every moment and found it very relaxing. The staff were friendly and helpful and the toilets we always kept clean.

Natasha Ford – Aug 2020 Facebook 46
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Frequently Asked Questions

Due to COVID-19, will your shared shower and toilet facilities at your camping and touring parks be open?

Our shared shower and toilet blocks at our campsites will be reopening in line with government guidelines. We do however advise that you make use of your own 'on board' facilities in your motorhome or tourer as much as possible where available.

What are your check-in and check-out times for touring and camping?

Check-in is from 12 NOON on the day of arrival, and check-out is at 11AM on the day of departure.

What is included in the pitch price?

At Shorefield Holidays we have a simplified pricing structure for touring and camping. Pitch price includes up to six people; one car; one tent, caravan or motorhome with awning and all the leisure and entertainment facilities at any of our parks. There are additional charges for pets, extra cars, pup tents and gazebos. We do not charge extra for the unlimited hot water in the showers.

Please note that we do not allow more than one tent or tourer on each pitch. You will need to book one pitch for each tent, caravan or motorhome.

What is “electric hook-up”?

An electric hook-up allows access to electricity on a serviced pitch. It is a specialist unit available from most reputable camping and caravan outlets for around £50 – £70 and is not a standard domestic extension lead. The voltage at our parks is generally 16 amp on hardstanding pitches and 10 amp on grass.

Are your holiday parks pet friendly?

Yes, all our parks are pet friendly and welcome well behaved pets in designated pet-friendly accommodation. Just add your pet(s) to your booking when you search. We do request that dogs are kept on a lead at all times whilst on the park.

When does the outdoor swimming pool open?

The outdoor pools across all our parks* will be open from Saturday 29th May until Sunday 5th September 2021.

All pools will be running sessions which will need to be pre-booked online no more than 48 hours in advance.

The opening of all our outdoor pools is weather dependent.

We have outdoor swimming pools at Shorefield Country Park, Oakdene Forest Park, Wilksworth Caravan Park* and Merley Court. To check specific opening times for a particular park, please give the park's reception a call.

More frequently asked questions

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