Corfe Castle

Camping and Caravanning Club Site
from £7.70 to £12.95 Per person/night
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Overview

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The Purbeck Hills, award winning beaches and a castle make this a popular family site.

Our Club campsite at Corfe Castle lies at the foot of the Purbeck Hills, in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty – an area known for its walking and wildlife – and is close to the Blue Flag award-winning Studland and Swanage beaches.

Our family-friendly campsite offers a mix of hardstanding and grass pitches, some of pitches are under trees. There’s a site shop with fresh bread and newspapers delivered daily, a family shower room and wet room for disabled visitors.

There are plenty of walking opportunities straight from the site. A leisurely 15-minute walk, for instance, finds you at Corfe Castle, a stunning ruin from the English Civil War whose iconic silhouette can be seen from miles around. The pretty grey stone village of Corfe Castle lies in the shadow of the romantic castle ruins. Around its square is a cluster of tearooms, trinket shops and pubs.

Studland beach – a glorious four mile stretch of golden sand – and Lulworth Cove on the Jurassic Coast are within easy reach.

Please use the downloadable map available on this page, rather than satnav to ensure you access the site via A351.

Motorhomes must be booked onto hardstandings.

Corfe Castle currently holds an AA 4 Pennant Award & 3 star Visit Britain award

Access and SatNav Advice

Site not signposted from Church Knowle and there are no signs until you reach top of the lane.

Worth Noting

Please note that some pitches are under trees. Boat owners please be aware there is an additional pitch fee policy. Some pitches are under trees. Site now has hardstandings. Can have poor TV reception.

Eat Local

Farmers' Markets take place regularly in Wareham and Wimborne. The New Inn at Church Knowle and The Greyhound in Corfe Villiage serve home-made produce and fresh fish.

Facilities

Corfe Castle has the following facilities on or around the site.

  • Members' and non-members' caravans welcome

    Members' and non-members' caravans welcome

  • Members' and non-members' trailer tents welcome

    Members' and non-members' trailer tents welcome

  • Hardstanding with electric hook-up

  • Grass only pitch (no electric)

  • Flushing toilet

  • Washbasins

  • Dedicated accessible facilities

  • Family shower room

  • Chemical toilet disposal point

  • Motorhome stop-off

  • Dishwashing facilities

  • Shop

  • Fishing (licence may be required)

  • Payphone

  • Electric hook-up

  • Battery charging facilities

  • Members' and non-members' motorhomes welcome

    Members' and non-members' motorhomes welcome

  • Members' and non-members' tents welcome

    Members' and non-members' tents welcome

  • Grass pitch with electric hook-up

  • A well-sheltered site

  • Showers

  • Electric shaver sockets

  • Mother and baby room

  • Drying room

  • Drinking water taps

  • Washing Machines

  • Ice pack freezing

  • Childrens play area

  • Gas cylinders

  • Pets welcome

  • Coastal

Reviews

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5

excellent walking from the site,all directions.

This review is for Corfe Castle

excellent walking from the site,all directions. Good food at Greyhound Corfe and New Inn Church Knowl. Steam Train or bus to sandy beach at Swanage also bus to Wareham and Poole. Site beautiful especially in Spring with profusion of wild flowers. Set in valley between two Purbeck hills.Lovely coastal walking to Dancing Ledge, Kimmeridge, Lulworth. Wildlife Sites towards Studland all in walking distance. Go back many times so lovely so much to do or just enjoy the beautiful Site

  • Location: Country,Coastal,Secluded
  • Suitable For: Families,Older couples,Active break,Peaceful break,Younger couples
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 5
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5

We loved this site. So nice to see primroses and bluebells every where.

This review is for Corfe Castle

We loved this site. So nice to see primroses and bluebells every where. Loads of birds some were so tame . The site is in a rural location ideal for access to many walks and we had dogs so it was easy for us to leave our vehicle behind and get out with the dogs into the countryside literally at the site entrance Staff were lovely and friendly and the site is very well kept. Showers block immaculate. I liked the chickens on site. Nice and peaceful,ideal for winding down we will definitely go back next spring

  • Towing: Easy
  • Location: Secluded
  • Suitable For: Peaceful break
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 5
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5

Great site for a base to go walking in the wonderful Purbecks.

This review is for Corfe Castle

Great site for a base to go walking in the wonderful Purbecks.Greeted by Lisa who was very welcoming and showed us to our pitch which was tucked away and surrounded by spring flowers. Highly recommended site for a peaceful stay.

  • Location: Country,Secluded
  • Suitable For: Older couples,Peaceful break
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 5
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5

There is so much to do in this area we will return! We walked the Purbeck way - bused one way...

This review is for Corfe Castle

There is so much to do in this area we will return! We walked the Purbeck way - bused one way and walked back and then took the steam train the other way and walked back. Well worth doing.

  • Location: Country
  • Suitable For: Older couples,Active break,Peaceful break
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 5

Travel

Local Travel

Nearest bus stop: 0.75 mile from site entrance

Nearest train station: Wareham 5 miles

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