Oakdene Forest Park
St. Leonards, Dorset, BH24 2RZ
A peaceful, family-friendly holiday park set on the edge of the Hurn & Avon Forest in Dorset, ideally located near Bournemouth and with a range of fantastic on-site facilities.
There's something for everyone at Oakdene Forest Park. With woodland walks and Dorset's sandy beaches right on your doorstep, you'll be spoilt for choice for things to do.
- Woodland setting
- Fantastic accommodation for all budgets
- Fully equipped gym & Leisure Facilities
- Live Acts & Entertainment
- Go Active+ Activities & VRoom
Access to all our pools, bars and first-class entertainment are at no extra cost when you book your holiday with us.
We understand that not everyone wants the same thing from their holiday, which is why our range of accommodation is designed to suit a variety of tastes. With over 80 brand new caravans in 2018, with modern interiors and equipped with everything you could need, it's no wonder our guests come back time and time again.
- Caravans - the majority are brand new in 2018
- Luxury lodges
- Hot tub lodges & caravans
- Pet friendly options
Food & Drink
The Acorn Bar & Restaurant offers a delicious range of food and drinks in a relaxed setting, with Sky Sports & BT Sport to keep you updated on all the games that matter.
There's also a pet-friendly, decked outdoor seating area which is perfect for enjoying a meal in the sunshine.
Meet the Oakdene Entertainment Team
We offer a first-class entertainment programme, jam-packed with shows, themed nights and activities for both adults and children. Be sure not to miss our fantastic Queen & Take That tribute acts, performed by our very own entertainment team! Just some of the shows you can expect to see include:
- Magic & Illusionists
Why not take a look at our entertainment page to find out more about the types of live acts and entertainment you can enjoy during your stay.
Activities and Things to Do
Oakdene Forest Park is proud to be the only Go Active+ park on the south coast! With over 20 activities for all ages including Archery, Panna Soccer, Sea Scooters, Body Zorbing and more.
Oakdene also has a fantastic Virtual Reality Room or as we call it, the VRoom! Here you're only limited by your imagination as you explore other worlds in our fully-immersive virtual experience.
Gym & Leisure
Make a splash in our two swimming pools! Our indoor pool has a flume, plus a separate shallow area for smaller guests. Our heated outdoor pool is open during the summer months (weather dependent) and has plenty of poolside sun loungers to help you relax under the South Coast sun.
There is also a fully equipped gym with a wide variety of equipment available (a £2.60 induction fee applies), including free weights, resistance machines, running and cycling machines.
Great Days Out
From exploring the rolling landscapes of the New Forest to the fantastic local beaches, there's so much to do nearby. Bournemouth is just a stone's throw away, which boasts its famous sandy beaches, piers and attractions. Our favourite attractions near Oakdene Forest Park are:
- Moors Valley
- Peppa Pig World at Paultons Park
- Rockreef at Bournemouth Pier
Packed with everything you could need to make your holiday memorable and enjoyable, Oakdene Forest Park has a range of on-site facilities so you don't have to venture far. These include:
- Outdoor Play Area
- Large Playing Field
- Cycle and Walking Routes
- Wi-Fi available across the park
- Fully stocked supermarket
Oakdene Forest Park, St. Leonards, Dorset, BH24 2RZ, United Kingdom
Oakdene Forest Park Reviews
“Really enjoyed our stay”
10 out of 10. "couldn't find fault at all. All vans looked new, site was well maintained, really enjoyed our stay."
Oakdene Forest Park, September 2018
“Would come back again”
Great place to stay. Lovely modern van all the things you need. Warm with the fire in November. You can walk out into the forest easily and it is stunning scenery. Pool was nice and all clean. Lots of fun had...read more
Oakdene Forest Park, November 2018
This was our 3rd visit in 3 years, and to be honest you always worry in case it's not as good as it was in the past and spoils the memories. But this place has been of a consistent high standard since our first stay. We stayed in a Superior Lodge with a hot tub as the kids love it and it's a great way to unwind at the end of the day...read more
Certificate of Excellence Award 2018
Oakdene Forest Park, November 2018