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Self-catering caravan holidays in Dorset

Peaceful Hoburne Park boasts an enviable location on the Dorset coast, close to historic Christchurch and the New Forest National Park.

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Hot tub caravan & lodge holidays near Bournemouth

The very first Hoburne holiday park to open its doors, back in 1912, Hoburne Park is the perfect base to launch an active and exciting holiday. Set in an intimate and exclusive location you’re just a few minutes’ walk from the beautiful sandy beaches of Friars Cliff and Avon Beach or a further stroll to bustling Mudeford Quay.

On park, we’ve designed it so you’re always in easy reach of pretty much everything. Make the most of the indoor and outdoor pools, fitness suite, café, bar and brasserie, and enjoy evening entertainment from your talented Hoburne Hosts and guest cabaret acts in The Venue. 

Hot tub holidays in Dorset

Sink into the bubbles of your own private hot tub when you opt for one of our luxurious hot tub lodges or caravans. It's the perfect way to end a busy day of exploring and spend quality time together. 

Do it all, or do nothing at all.



Facilities at Hoburne Park


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Things to do at Hoburne Park


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Adventure golf*

Perhaps you’re not too keen on the real thing but you love a spot of adventure golf? Our adventure golf course will be perfect for you! Pick up your scorecards, clubs and balls from reception.

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Heated indoor pool

Get active in our indoor pool! Fully heated for family fun all year round - take a dip and get in some lengths or just make a splash in the shallow end.

The pool area also benefits from a jacuzzi pool and cascading water mushroom.

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Heated outdoor pool

Whether you’re doing a few lengths before breakfast or spending the whole day in the water – our heated outdoor pool will soon become your favourite spot! If water isn’t your thing, there are sun loungers available too, so you can spend the day soaking up the rays.

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Hydro globes*

Have fun on the water without getting wet in our giant inflatable zorbs. Walk on water, race your friends or just float. Available on select dates throughout the summer season (subject to weather conditions). Suitable for age 5+.

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Adventure playground

There are hours of climbing, jumping and exploring to be had on our adventure playground. Try out our play equipment, designed for maximum fun!

Why not pause and enjoy an ice cream or slushie from Café h to regain that energy?

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Steam room, sauna & fitness suite

With spin bikes, rowing machines, cross trainers and treadmills in our onsite fitness suites, being on holiday doesn't mean you have to compromise your fitness routine. Enjoy a dip in the pool, or relax in the steam room and sauna afterwards.

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Multi-use games area

If you like getting active when on holiday, or fancy trying something new - why not try out our basketball and mini football courts?

Have a kick-about or shoot some hoops for a really fun and healthy activity.

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Fancy a coffee and some cake after a long day exploring? Café h offers a relaxed and casual dining experience, serving everything from a hearty breakfast and light bites to a delicious selection of cakes.

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Brasserie 1912

Relax and enjoy a delicious meal expertly prepared by our on-park chefs in our restaurant, Brasserie 1912. Let someone else do the work and dine with the family or have a romantic evening out.

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Whether you're completely new to kayaking, or a seasoned pro, jump aboard and have a go at our water obstacle course. Available on select dates throughout the summer season (subject to weather conditions). Suitable for age 6+.

*Charge applies.

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Perfect for getting the creative juices flowing, our crafternoons offer everything arty including sticking, cutting, colouring and painting under the supervision of our super fun Hoburne Hosts.

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Tennis, golf, cricket, football and basket balls


Get competitive as you join your Hoburne Hosts in a sports session out on the multi-use games area. Whether it's football, basketball or a team challenge, you'll have loads of fun socialising and keeping fit.

*Charge applies.

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Wet 'n' Wild*

Race against friends and family to be first over the swimming pool obstacle course. Suitable for those age 6+ and competent swimmers only. Takes place in our outdoor pool (weather depending). Available on select dates throughout the summer season.

*Charge applies.

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Paddle boats*

Cruise around the pool at your leisure or challenge other paddle-boaters to a race. This activity is brilliant water-based fun that's perfect for younger children. Available on select dates throughout the summer season (subject to weather conditions).

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Find out what's on in the local area

See what events and activities are going on in the local area via the Visit Dorset website below.

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Attractions & days out in Dorset

Miles of sandy beaches, tons of local attractions and endless places to explore. When you holiday at Hoburne Park, every day is different.

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Beryl Bike Hire

Get a feel for the idyllic market town of Christchurch with this environmentally conscious, convenient, and super-fun way of cruising the areas surrounding Hoburne Park.
Available to hire from the Beryl Bike Bay outside reception.

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Quay Leisure Boat Hire

Take a self-drive hire boat for a cruise down the beautiful River Stour from Christchurch Quay. The boats seat up to 6 passengers and even dogs are welcome on board!

Open from Easter to October.

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Christchurch Priory

Step back in time with a leisurely stroll through the historic Christchurch Priory and gardens, and learn all about its important part in local history.
Just a stone's throw from Hoburne Park with many beautiful landmarks and walks to be enjoyed nearby.

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Mudeford Quay

Mudeford Quay sits at the entrance of Christchurch Harbour and is a popular spot for watersports. Enjoy a scenic stroll along the promenade, go crabbing from the quay, or relax beachside with something from the local food and drink outlets - the fish and chips can't be beaten!

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Snowtrax Alpine Activity Centre

Ride the skibobs, spin down the slopes in a Ringo or learn how to ski or snowboard at Snowtrax. All ages and abilities are welcome, you don't even have to hit the slopes for a great day out as there's the Alpine Adventure Park too!

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Bournemouth is bursting with things to do and sights to see. Stroll along miles of sandy beach or cut inland for the shops, bars and galleries. You'll also find the more traditional seaside activities including adventure golf, an amusements arcade and a Ferris wheel in the central gardens.

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Bournemouth Oceanarium

Dive beneath the waves for a unique view of ocean life in all its variety, from the Great Barrier Reef to the world’s deepest ocean at this award-winning aquarium.

See popular species of fish, turtles, sharks and even penguins!

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Adventure Wonderland

Where will a day at Adventure Wonderland take you?

Enjoy rides, crazy golf, indoor and outdoor play zones, mazes, Shetland world and showtime in the theatre - all themed around Alice in Wonderland.

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Splashdown Water Park

Visit one of the South's favourite all-action waterparks for an adrenaline-filled day that all ages will enjoy!

With 13 slides, thrilling rides, whirlpools, flumes and outdoor sun terraces to relax on, you won't be short of things to do.

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Longdown Activity Farm

Get hands-on with a full schedule of fun activities and meet friendly farm animals including donkeys, pigs, chickens and more on this working family farm!

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Hurst Castle

The artillery fortress built by Henry VIII. With plenty of open space to explore and fantastic views of the Isle of Wight, Hurst Castle makes a great day out for all.

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Lulworth Cove

Lulworth Cove is a beautiful, sheltered bowl of blue water and white pebble beach that makes for a perfect day’s swimming, sunbathing and rockpooling. It’s been named one of England’s top five natural wonders, so it’s a must see while you’re here.

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Location and points of interest

Hoburne Lane, Christchurch, Dorset BH23 4HP

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