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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

Smartsurvey 83 Out Of 10
Wilksworth Caravan Park is our newest park, offering both touring and camping 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)
  • Full size and junior size tennis court
  • BMX track
  • Football field
  • Tiny Town - Our miniature village of playhouses
  • Playground areas
  • Wi-Fi available from reception (charges apply)
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Discover Our Amenities

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

Overview

Overview

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 times vary)
  • Modern shower & toilet facilities
  • Play area, football field & Tiny Town
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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.

Featuring 5 bedrooms, this property sleeps up to 10 people. The secluded private garden makes the ideal place to retreat to, and as one of our pet friendly properties it's perfect for pets too. Discover & BOOK

  • Five bedrooms (one en-suite)
  • Drawing room with wood burner
  • Large dining room
  • Games room with full size snooker table
  • Private garden
  • Pet Friendly
  • Kitchen & utility room
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1 Private Garden Tudor Rose House

Spacious private garden | Tudor Rose House at Wilksworth Caravan Park

2  Quaint Kitchen

Quaint fully fitted kitchen | Tudor Rose House at Wilksworth Caravan Park

3 Spacious Bathroom

Recently refurbished bathroom | Tudor Rose House at Wilksworth Caravan Park

4 Double Bedroom

Large double bedroom | Tudor Rose House at Wilksworth Caravan Park

5  Traditional Fixtures

Traditional features and stain glassed windows | 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.

  • 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

2 Tents Camping On The Grass Field In Summer

Grass pitches perfect for tents in the summer | 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.

Splash out in the superb, fully-heated outdoor swimming pool complete with a shallow splash pool for our younger guests which is usually open at the weekends from the spring bank holiday at the end of May until the end of July, after which it is open daily (weather dependent) until early September. There's also a full-size and junior-size tennis court, table tennis & a dog exercise paddock.

  • Heated outdoor swimming pool (opening times vary)
  • Modern shop/reception area
  • Award winning shower & toilet facilities for campers, with free hair dryers, shaving points and even underfloor heating
  • Wi-Fi available from reception (charges apply)
  • Football field
  • Tiny Town - Our miniature village of playhouses
  • Tennis courts
  • Play area
  • Dog exercise paddock
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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.

Your passes, issued on arrival, will be accepted across any of our parks and give you access to a range of unrivalled facilities, all included as part of your holiday with us.

There's a first-class entertainment programme available across our sister sites. 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!

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...

  • Indoor pool with flume
  • Daily & nightly entertainment programme
  • Acorn Bar & Restaurant
  • Fully equipped gym
  • Go Active & VRoom
  • Outdoor pool (open seasonally)
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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

Location

The Shorefield Edit

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

Bournemouth & 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

Great Dorset Chilli Festival

In its 9th year, this event is a great weekend for chilli enthusiasts and food lovers. Explore some of the country' best specialist chilli growers and dedicated sauce manufacturers in Dorset's 'hottest event'.

Wimborne Minster Food & Drink Festival

Local food and drink producers, hands-on cookery demonstrations and Dorset Farmer's Market promoting great flavour come to this unique town.

The Great Dorset Steam Fair

This typically British event offers a unique blend of nostalgia and entertainment, all in a festival atmosphere. There's family fun, steam displays and much more, set in Dorset's beautiful countryside, DT11 8HT.
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.

The New Forest Tour Returns

The ever-popular New Forest Tour bus will be calling at Shorefield Country Park throughout summer to take passengers on a magical journey through New Forest landscapes.

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
A NUMBER OF LOCAL EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES TO DO.

Look What People Are Saying

The site was clean and friendly

We had a fantastic stay. The site was clean and friendly with a great park area for the children. The toilet and shower facilities were excellent!

Mrs Wild – Jun 2019 Smartsurvey 10
1 Family Walking Through Woodlandsjpg Wilksworth Caravan Park Wimborne, Dorset Smartsurvey
Lovely well kept site

Travelled down from Yorkshire to this site which was a long trip, but I'm here to tell you it was well worth the distance. We were met with friendly staff who couldn't do enough for us, we were pitched on one of the executive plots and it was brilliant. Thank you for making our stay a memorable one.

Martin G – May 2019 Tripadvisor 50
2 Tent In Summer Sunshine Wilksworth Caravan Park Wimborne, Dorset Tripadvisor
Lovely

Beautiful site, lovely peace and quiet

Sandra Edwards – Jul 2019 Facebook 46
2 Tent In Summer Sunshine Wilksworth Caravan Park Wimborne, Dorset Facebook

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Check-in is from 12 NOON on the day of arrival, and Check out is at 10AM on the day of departure.

When does the outdoor swimming pool open?

We have outdoor swimming pools at Shorefield Country Park, Oakdene Forest Park, Wilksworth Caravan Park and Merley Court, the opening times will vary seasonally, and then also weather dependent. Naturally they will be planned to be open during the school summer holidays, and will open for weekends in the early summer as the weather improves. To check on a specific park please give the park reception a call.

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 6 people; car; tent, caravan or motorhome with awning and all the leisure and entertainment facilities at any of our parks. Additional charges are for pets, extra cars, pup tents and gazebos. We do not charge extra for the unlimited hot water in the showers.

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 and 10 amp on grass.

Are the touring parks pet friendly?

Yes, all of our parks are pet friendly, just add your pet(s) to your booking, when you search. We do request though that your dog is kept on a lead whilst on the park, and that they are of course well behaved

More frequently asked questions

Why Holiday With Shorefield?