South Lytchett Manor Caravan & Camping Park

Poole, Dorset

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South Lytchett Manor Caravan and Camping Park
Dorchester Road
Lytchett Minster
BH16 6JB

Park Overview

Recognised not only as one of the best campsites in Dorset but in fact the whole UK, South Lytchett Manor offers all modern facilities and is set in an idyllic location. 

Nestled in over 20 acres of tranquil parkland on the former Lytchett Manor estate, this top quality tent, caravan and motorhome park is a firm favourite with many.

If you're looking for a Bournemouth camping option then the town is only a 20 minute drive and Poole is only 3 miles away. Located in pretty Dorset countryside, South Lytchett Manor is an ideal base for exploring outstanding local beauty spots, places of historic interest and a wide variety of nearby family attractions.

Superbly maintained and continually improved, South Lytchett Manor has long been a firm favourite with caravanners and campers alike, many of who return year after year to enjoy the friendly and relaxed atmosphere on this family-run campsite. It is also know as one of the best dog friendly campsites in Dorset.

The holiday park is known far and wide for its clean and modern facilities. Great examples are the new shower rooms which are luxurious, heated amenities of the highest standard. The site also offers a wide range of walks through manicured parkland, a two and a half acre mown lead dog walking field with access to the village pub. We also have new dog washing facilities to give your four legged friend a clean after a muddy adventure.

There's even a regular bus service which stops right outside the park gates. This is particularly useful for our motorhome guests who can leave their vehicle on site and hop straight on public transport to explore the local area. Even the buses are dog friendly too!

This combination of excellent facilities and ideal location makes South Lytchett Manor one of the top holiday campsites - not only in Dorset, but in the whole UK, as numerous awards have testified.

The park has been voted Practical Caravan and Practical Motorhome overall UK Winner for Best Campsite 2018. As part of this the park claimed 3 national awards for Best Site for Camping, Best Site for Motorhomes and Best Site for Caravans. The park was also awarded the overall winner of campsite of the year 2016 by the AA and has won the Dorset Tourism Gold Award two years in a row.

Visitors to the site this year will be treated to even better facilities, including the paddock offering a variety of pitches sited in full sunshine - some boasting stunning views of Burdens Park. These spacious, deluxe pitches have their own water, drainage, TV hook-up and even their own picnic benches. There is also brand new children's play park equipment.  

Remember, if you book this year, you will receive a warm welcome of free tea and coffee on your first visit to the Courtyard Centre - a three minute stroll away through the park. Just visit Dylan's cafe and restaurant and drink in the holiday atmosphere. You can also take advantage of the ability to walk to the local pubs, St Peter's Fingerand the Bakers Arms. What better way to start your holiday and enjoy camping in Dorset at its best!

Touring pitches:150

Tent pitches:30

Total acerage:22

Opening dates:1st March 2021 - 1st January 2022

Park Features

  • Bournemouth is just 20 minutes away
  • Poole is just 3 miles away
  • Bus stop at gates to Poole, Bournemouth, Swanage, Wareham, Corfe Castle
  • Free Wi-Fi and TV connections
  • Local village pub St Peter's Finger is a 10 minute walk, The Bakers Arms Pub is a 15minute walk
  • Excellent award winning heated amenity blocks with hairdryers, full length mirrors and piped music
  • Off lead dog walk with 2.5 acre mowed meadow and free fully serviced dog wash.
  • Fully stocked shop selling locally produced products, essentials and camping equipment.
  • Disabled facilities and superb disabled shower rooms
  • Playground/ football field and games room with pool table and TV
  • High season coffee pod and onsite bakery

Park Facilities

Children Welcome
Cycle Hire
Disabled Facilities
Dog walk
Dogs Welcome
Extra Large Pitches
Family amenities
Food available
Football / basketball area
Internet Access
Pool / Snooker
Service Pitches
Tent pitches
Tourer & Motorhome pitches

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