Monkton Wyld Holiday Park

Scotts Lane, Charmouth, Dorset, DT6 6DB

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TA Dorset SWE DB Loo AA

Campsite Details

9 February - 4 November
From £29.70 (2 adults, pitch, electric)
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

4.5 4.5 279 Reviews

Spacious pitches Jurassic Coast Helpful, friendly staff

A peaceful retreat in the heart of Devon and Dorset.

Monkton Wyld is a spacious holiday park located on the east Devon and west Dorset border, just three miles from the charming coastal towns of Lyme Regis and Charmouth.

The site boasts 200 pitches spread across 26 acres of countryside, divided into several small paddocks to ensure a peaceful and quiet atmosphere for all guests.

On-site amenities
* Large, spacious pitches backed by hedges or flower beds
* Award winning heated shower blocks with family rooms and disabled facilities
* 22 fully serviced pitches
* 42 specially surfaced pitches for tents and caravans
* Hardstanding and grass pitches with 16 amp electricity to all pitches
* Extra-large jumbo pitches for the largest RVs
* Super fast free WiFi across the entire site

On-site facilities
* Dishwashing and laundry room with modern machines
* Two dog walking areas, including an off-lead paddock
* Dedicated dog wash
* Easy-to-use motorhome disposal point
* On-site food trucks serving various delicious options
* Summer flowering orchid meadow
* Well-stocked site shop with wines, beers, ice creams, gifts and more
* Extensive children's outdoor play area with toddler equipment with plenty of room for a game of football
* Indoor games room, on-site nature trail and quizzes
* Gold standard park within the David Bellamy awards scheme for the natural environment

Award-winning shower blocks
Exceptional shower facilities, which have been recognised with top ratings from leading camping organisations. The heated shower blocks feature spacious family rooms, disabled facilities and individual washbasins, ensuring a comfortable and convenient experience for all guests.

Gateway to the Jurassic Coast
Monkton Wyld Holiday Park is ideally located just a short drive from the renowned Jurassic Coast, a UNESCO World Heritage Site stretching 95 miles along the Devon and Dorset coastline. This stunning area is famous for its rugged beauty, diverse wildlife and fascinating geological history, making it a must-visit destination for nature enthusiasts and adventure-seekers alike.

Nearby beaches: sandy shores and fossil hunting
The charming coastal towns of Lyme Regis and Charmouth, both within three miles of Monkton Wyld, offer unique beach experiences for visitors. Lyme Regis boasts a beautiful sandy beach perfect for family fun, swimming and relaxation. Charmouth, on the other hand, is renowned for its fossil-rich shores, attracting fossil hunters from around the world. Guided fossil walks are available for those eager to discover the area's ancient treasures.

Local attractions and activities
In addition to the natural wonders of the Jurassic Coast, there are plenty of other attractions and activities to enjoy near Monkton Wyld Holiday Park. The Lyme Regis Museum offers fascinating exhibits on the town's maritime history and the life of famous fossil hunter Mary Anning. The Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre provides interactive displays and information about the area's geology and wildlife. For those who love the outdoors, there are numerous scenic walks and hikes to explore, including the South West Coast Path and the many trails winding through the beautiful countryside.

Family and dog-friendly fun
Monkton Wyld and the surrounding area are perfect for families seeking a fun and engaging holiday. The park itself offers an extensive children's play area with toddler equipment, an indoor games room and an on-site nature trail with quizzes. The nearby towns and attractions also cater to families with pets, with many child-friendly activities such as fossil hunting, beach games and educational exhibits. With so much to see and do, Monkton Wyld promises an unforgettable family adventure in the heart of the West Country.

Exploring the area
Monkton Wyld is ideally situated for exploring the many attractions of west Dorset and east Devon with a comprehensive tourist information section on site and knowledgeable staff to assist you. The park offers dedicated walking routes to Lyme Regis and Charmouth, along with 25 other suggestions to help you discover the beautiful gems of the region.

Gastronomic delights and fossil tours
Lyme Regis is renowned for its exceptional dining scene, with a wide range of restaurants and cafes to suit every taste and budget. Don't miss the opportunity to visit Mark Hix's famous Oyster & Fish House, which offers some of the best seafood in West Dorset. Other notable eateries include the Alexandra Hotel and Restaurant, known for its stunning sea views and locally sourced cuisine, and the charming Town Mill Bakery, perfect for a casual breakfast or lunch. For a truly unique culinary experience, be sure to visit River Cottage, located less than three miles from Monkton Wyld. This famous restaurant and cookery school, founded by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall, is dedicated to promoting sustainable and organic food production. Enjoy a delicious meal made with the freshest local ingredients, or take part in one of their inspiring cookery courses to enhance your skills in the kitchen.

For a fascinating adventure, consider joining a fossil tour in Lyme Regis or Charmouth. These guided walks along the Jurassic Coast, led by knowledgeable experts, provide captivating insights into the area's rich geological history and offer the chance to discover your own fossils to take home as a memorable souvenir.

Seasonal Pitch
Bus Service Nearby
Dog Friendly
Electrical Hook-ups
Motorhome Waste Empty Point
Rail Station Nearby
Storage Facilities
Takeaway on site

Trip Advisor Reviews

Great stay 03/05/2024

Excellent pitch and facilities, great for a solo camper. Staff were helpful and friendly, I would definitely stay again and recommend to others.

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Great stay 18/04/2024

Excellent camp site well kept, pitches good size. Able to park which ever way you want on the pitch. Friendly staff. Immaculate facilities shower room toilets warm and roomy. Great if you have canine...

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Excellent caravan and camping site 20/03/2024

One of the best caravan and camping sites we’ve ever stayed on. Site is very well laid out and the landscaping and garden areas are very well cared for. Toilet block is outstanding. Everything you...

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