Hunter's Moon Caravan Club Site
Cold Harbour, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 7PAView on map
Why stay here ...
Hunter's Moon Club Site lies just on the edge of the lovely Wareham Forest. This pleasant caravan park, with play area and dog walk, provides an excellent base for touring the lovely area of Dorset. Many of the area's most attractive locations are safeguarded by the National Trust, including substantial stretches of unforgettable scenic coastline. It is rich in combes, cliffs, bays and islands - particularly rewarding for the visitor interested in bird life and walking. The nearby Golden Cap, of which the National Trust owns, 2,000 acres of hills, farmlands and beaches, has the highest cliff in England and delights with its covering of brilliant yellow gorse.
This is Thomas Hardy country and visitors to Hunter's Moon Club Site will recognise many of the scenes described in his novels. His birthplace, a charming thatched cottage with its garden magnificently ablaze with colour is situated at Higher Bockhampton, within easy reach from the caravan park. Also of great interest in the area and only a short 10 mile journey away is the house at Cloud's Hill, popular because it once belonged to the famous Lawrence of Arabia. At certain times during the month, the delightful market town of Wareham holds a small but well-stocked farmers market. The area offers good transport links with a railway station at Wareham, which also offers car parking and onward bus travel to the coastal towns of Poole, Swanage and Weymouth. Not to be missed are the National Trust’s Brownsea Island and Corfe Castle.
From the East: turn left off A35 (Poole - Dorchester) at the roundabout onto the A351 (signposted Wareham); in 3.25 miles at the fourth roundabout turn right into road signposted Bere Regis. In 100 yards at roundabout by the railway station turn right onto Bere Road. The site entrance is on the left in about 1.75 miles (0.5 mile past Silent Woman public house). From the West: turn right off A35 (Bere Regis - Bournemouth) in about 1.25 miles at staggered crossroads into the road signposted Wareham. The site entrance is on the right within 3.5 miles.
- BH20 7PA
- Lat 50.711732 / Lon -2.145198
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- Buses go to: Poole and Swanage
- Car hire on site
- Nearest port: Poole (10 miles)
- Nearest train station: Wareham
- Train station within 5 miles
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Firstly thank you to the staff who were extremely helpful at all times. The site is well situated and kept spotlessly clean as we have come to expect from the caravan & motorhome club. Covid signs were good and we felt perfectly safe. We were however disappointed at how cramped the site felt, the pitches were adequate but especially with covid it seemed too close together in our opinion. In over 30 years of being members we have come to expect the sites to feel spacious and peaceful but this site did not. It felt more like a commercial site with very little space between us and the adjacent pitches. We decided not to use shower blocks at all and used our own facilities for the entire week Just for clarification we don't have a large caravan, in fact we have one of the smallest which is an Eriba. Personally we would not return but Im sure many others would. If you require Wifi this sites reception was absolutely non existent on the pitch that we had.
2019 Review - Tried leaving it shortly after leaving in August 2019 but was unable to...so here it is
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- 01929 556605