Wood Farm Caravan Park

Axminster Road, Charmouth, Dorset, DT6 6BT

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Ideal for ...

  • Beach stays
  • Cycling
  • Dogs
  • Families
  • Motorhomes
  • Walking

Why stay here ...

Wood Farm Caravan Park offers easy access to the beautiful World Heritage Coast and some spectacular rural scenery. The area is famous for its rugged coastline, which is littered with fossils from the Jurassic age. Walkers visiting this Dorset caravan park are spoilt for choice with a stunning selection of coastal views and rolling inland vistas, all conveniently located nearby and sure to delight those with an interest in nature's bounty.

Lyme Regis is but 2 miles away from Wood Farm Caravan Park and has been the inspiration for writers, artists and film makers for many generations. If you're looking for a more active break, the town also offers a range of fun water sports, fishing trips and an 18-hole golf course, as well as a selection of special events throughout the year. The caravan Park boasts beautiful surroundings and recreational activities for all, including a superb indoor swimming pool, tennis court, coarse fishing pond and children's play area. Seasonal pitches are available.

Visit the site's website for more details and to make a booking.

Things to do on site ...

  • Fishing
  • Games room
  • Play area
  • Playground
  • Tennis

Facilities on site ...

  • Baby changing facilities
  • BBQs allowed: charcoal, gas, electric
  • Disabled facilities: facilities for wheelchair disabled
  • Disabled shower room
  • Dishwashing area
  • Dog walk from site
  • Dog walk on site
  • Drive over waste disposal for motorhomes
  • Electric hook-up
  • Family washroom
  • Gas
  • Gaz
  • Late arrivals area with electric hook-up
  • Laundry facilities
  • Motorhome service point
  • Swimming pool
  • Toilet block
  • TV reception: good
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi charge

Prices

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Walking notes:

Check out our ViewRanger walk.

Supermarket notes:
1 mile Charmouth

Great savings on days out

Offers available to Club members

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Directions

From East on the A35: turn right off the A35 (Bridport - Axminster) at the roundabout (junction A3052, signposted Wood Farm) into the park entrance. Please do not turn into Charmouth village. From the West on A35: turn left off A35 (Axminster - Bridport) at roundabout 1.25 miles past end of dual carriageway (signposted Wood Farm) into the park entrance.  

Sites key: Club Site

Postcode:
DT6 6BT
GPS:
Lat 50.74265 / Lon -2.91343
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OS field ref:
SY355940
OS map ref:
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Handbook map ref:
F2

Transport links

  • Bus stop within 1 mile
  • Buses go to: Exeter, Weymouth and Poole
  • Car hire on site
  • Daily public Transport within 1 mile
  • Nearest park and ride: Lyme Regis
  • Nearest port: Weymouth (26 miles)
  • Nearest train station: Axminster
  • Shop within 1 mile
  • Train station within 5 miles

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Disappointing site

Wood Farm Caravan Park
Disappointing site not up to the usual club standards. From information I was able to get and from general observation and the greeting pack it appears that this site was bought by Park holidays ln November 2020. They appear to be building up the static part of the site and not looking after the touring side of the park. We noticed that the wc/shower blocks including the disabled room were not cleaned for our first 3 days, the same stains in toilet bowls along with dirty floors with the same bits of paper and leaves being there for the same length. When I used the squeeze to dry the floor the water turned to a dirty colour. For the rest of our stay we used our own facilities in our caravan. We reported this to reception and was told that they are cleaned every day, when we pointed out about the paper leaves etc the receptionist backed down and admitted they had been let down by the cleaner and that the Site manager was cleaning them at that moment. The site has the main A35 running past on the other side of a hedge which is very noisy, Must admit that the site cannot do much about that. The one good thing was that we were at the top and had fantastic views.

daveandwendy

Reviewed on 28/06/2021 16:52

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First stay at Wood Farm

Wood Farm Caravan Park
We spent five nights at Wood Farm as part of a longer stay in Devon and Dorset. We received a warm welcome at reception. We were given an information pack and someone showed us to our allocated fully serviced pitch. We were a bit disappointed at first as it was right opposite the toilet block but it was fine as we were pitched so that that our door opened on the other side and the block was not busy. The site is tiered so there is some uphill walking to do and it is just off the main dual carriageway so there is some road noise, particularly if you are at the top of the site. We found that the site is not as well maintained as the CAMC sites we have visited and the atmosphere was not as good. The facilities are in separate cubicles with toilet, sink and shower all in one which was fine as there was lots of space but they did need updating. There was a brush to sweep the floor after your shower but you had to sweep the water out of the door onto the path outside which I found a bit strange. We did not use any of the but theamenities but they are good for families as there is a swimming pool (using a booking system), tennis court and playground. The location was good for us as motorhomers as you could walk into Charmouth and also there is a bus stop a few minutes walk from the site. We used the bus service (the Jurassic Coaster) to visit Lyme Regis, Seaton and Bridport. We also did a couple of walks: Seaton to Beer (a lovely place) along the coast path and Bridport to West Bay and Burton Bradstock using public footpaths. We also had an excellent meal at the Millside restaurant in Lyme Regis. Great seafood but you will need to book as they are very busy.

BettyS

Motorhomer

Reviewed on 11/06/2021 09:57

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Wood Farm gets a thumbs up from us!

Wood Farm Caravan Park
We had 5 nights at this lovely site and would highly recommend it. We had some Caravan and Motorhome Cub vouchers to use and this park kindly accepted them when a different affiliated site would not.....so first good point! The site is well laid out and while big, does not feel so owing to the different areas and terracing. Views were great from most pitches of far reaching countryside. We had a standard unserviced pitch which was generous and well kept. The toilet/shower facilities were fantastic, each large room having a toilet, shower, wash basin, heater and hair drier. So much room to move around in and keep everything dry!They were extremely clean and perfect for the current social distancing! Two blocks meant no queues either. The shop was adequate for most basics including a daily newspaper and the staff were extremely helpful and courteous. We did not use the indoor pool but it looked great, as did the indoor play area which was currently closed. Unfortunately the visiting curry van had problems during our stay so did not appear but we were told of this to enable alternative food arrangements (an Indain takeaway delivered from Lyme Regis!) We did make use of the fish and chip van and the meal was superb. Plenty of walks from the site, both Charmouth and Lyme Regis reachable. We also made use of the bus service to Bridport and West Bay, the stop being a short walk from the site entrance. This obviously means that background road noise can be heard from this site but we did not find it at all obtrusive and the advantages outweigh this easily. We highly recommend this site and found it perfect for our short break and it was also extremely good value for money!

Dave Rolfe

Motorhomer from Hampshire

Reviewed on 26/10/2020 15:26

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5 nights at Half Term

Wood Farm Caravan Park
For personal reasons we had to cancel at the very last minute, that luckily rectified themselves by the following morning, the site has thoughtfully kept our booking open for us when we called back to see if we were still able to go. On arrive we were given a very warm welcome, despite being 15 mins after normal closing and escorted to our pitch. The pitch had a lovely view, there was no noticeable noise from the main A35 and the toilets were immaculately kept despite heavy rain over one night and another day. Overall I would recommend this site, perfect for kids and the seaside, with friendly helpful staff. I will book again next time we are headed to the area.

mordred1973

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Reviewed on 23/10/2020 16:00

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Very clean and well looked after site

Wood Farm Caravan Park
We stayed at Wood Farm recently and found it to be very well run with helpful staff and exceptionally clean toilet blocks. Our pitch was down at the bottom end of the site so we heard little noise from the main road but we did miss out on the views from the upper pitches nearer the road had of the countryside. I can see why this site is so popular and would stay again if we are visiting the area again.

Dryarch

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Reviewed on 15/09/2020 00:29

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01297 300319