Stay at Ulwell Holiday Park and and enjoy our excellent on-site facilities for a carefree holiday in Swanage. When you’re not relaxing in one of our holiday homes or spacious touring and camping pitches, get out and about to explore what the wonderful seaside town of Swanage and all that the wider Purbeck area has to offer. Our wonderful location close to Swanage town and beach affords us easy access to a number of exciting local attractions as well as various points of interest along the Jurassic Coast. Our Dorset holiday park is the ideal place to enjoy a family holiday in Swanage, whether you plan on spending your down time on park or exploring our fantastic county’s hidden gems.
Read our blog for more ideas of fun-filled days out in the Purbeck area. We give you our top tips and local knowledge, to ensure you have the very best holiday with us.
On-site family facilities
You don’t have to travel far to find something to keep you busy. There is so much to keep all members of the family entertained at Ulwell Holiday Park. We’re fortunate to have an indoor swimming pool available for guests to use free of charge during your stay. Whether you fancy swimming lengths to keep fit or splashing around with the kids – you will certainly enjoy your time in our indoor pool. Children will love the water slide and the youngest members of the family can make use of our toddler pool.
We also have an outdoor adventure play park with swings, climbing frames and slide on site, alongside a spacious recreational field. This area is perfect for ball games with the family and new found friends and ideal for letting the little ones burn off some steam!
Things to do in Dorset
As well as our excellent on site facilities, there are many sights, activities and events nearby. Swanage plays host to a number of popular events throughout the year, which have helped put our little seaside town on the map. In our reception area you will find a wide selection of leaflets for local attractions and our friendly team will be able to offer you suggestions and local advice.
A short walk from our holiday park takes you to Swanage blue flag beach, from here you can enjoy a traditional beach day, building sandcastles, eating ice cream and paddling in the sea. At Swanage Pier you can join fishing, diving and sightseeing boat trips along the Jurassic coast. Swanage town centre has a number of delicious cafes, restaurants and independent shops to peruse on a leisurely afternoon out.
Other Swanage activities include:
- Horse riding trips along the beach
- Walking and cycling
- Steam Railway with many annual events
- Durlston Country Park
- Local tennis courts, putting and bowls
- Purbeck Arts Week
- Swanage Regatta and Carnival Week
- Music Festivals – Jazz, Blues and Folk
- Christmas Lights and New Years Celebrations