The Local Area
near West Bay Holiday Park
West Bay is a pretty harbour village on Dorset's famous Jurassic Coast, known for the abundance of dinosaur fossils found along the beaches. From our park you're just steps away from the fantastic beach that stretches for miles.
West Bay Holiday Park is also just minutes from the lovely market town of Bridport. This vibrant historic town takes pride in the quality and variety of local foods and holds weekly street markets as well as monthly farmers markets where local producers trade.
It's also home to a large artistic community and there are many small workshops and studios dotted throughout the town.
Attractions near West Bay Holiday Park
Not only is there a lot to do on park but there are also a great range of family attractions to try out nearby. We have selected a sample of our favourites that are all within a short distance from West Bay Holiday Park.
- Mapperton House & Gardens
- Lyme Regis
- West Bay Harbour
- Abbotsbury Swannery
- Weymouth Sea Life Park
- Monkey World
1. Mapperton House & Gardens
With fountains, orangery, cafe and gift shop.
2. Lyme Regis
Fishing port and seaside resort on the famous Cobb harbour.
3. West Bay Harbour
Take a fishing trip or grab your bucket and spade and head for the beach.
4. Abbotsbury Swannery
Your chance to hand-feed over 600 resting mute swans.
5. Weymouth Sea Life Park
A magical marine world to discover crocs, penguins and much more.
6. Monkey World
Home to over 240 rescued and endangered chimps and apes from all over the world.
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