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Family holidays in Dorset

Whether you love cove hopping, fossil hunting, local shrimps or lively beach resorts, it’s all here, and very distinctively Dorset. A stunning stretch of sheltered southern coastline that harbours everything from smart marinas and watersports to awesome cliffs and outstanding attractions.

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Attraction

Abbotsbury Children's Farm

CATEGORY:Attraction

TYPE:Farm

LOCATION:Abottsbury Children's Farm,
Church Street,
Abbotsbury,
Dorset,
DT3 4JJ

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Distance from Littlesea: 8.2 miles Distance from Weymouth Bay: 9.2 miles Distance from Seaview: 10.2 miles Distance from Rockley Park: 34.2 miles Information correct at time of publishing, subject to change without prior notice. Please visit attraction website for opening times and prices

re opens 21st march 2015    

Attraction

Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens

CATEGORY:Attraction

TYPE:Gardens & Parks

LOCATION:Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens,
Bullers Way,
Abbotsbury,
Dorset,
DT3 4LA

OPEN DATES:Year round

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prices

Adult:£17.00

Child:£12.00

Family:£40.00

Children under 5 go free. Family ticket based on 2 adult 2 children Distance from Littlesea: 9.6 miles Distance from Weymouth Bay: 10.9 miles Distance from Littlesea: 11.6 miles Distance from Rockley Park: 35.4 miles Information correct at time of publishing, subject to change without prior notice. Please visit attraction website for opening times and prices 

Open every day from 10am - 5pm/6pm (closing times vary throughout summer). Closing time 4pm during winter. Closed between 21st December - 1st January.

Attraction

Adventure Wonderland

CATEGORY:Attraction

TYPE:Theme Parks

LOCATION:Hurn,
Christchurch,
Dorset,
Dorset,
BH23 6BA

OPEN DATES:Year round

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Children under 2 go free. Family ticket based on 2 adults 2 children. Ticket prices are based on gate price Distance from Rockley Park: 13.8 miles Distance from Littlesea: 39.1 miles Distance from Weymouth Bay: 36.2 miles Distance from Seaview: 36.8 miles Information correct at time of publishing, subject to change without prior notice. Please visit attraction website for opening times and prices.  

Opening hours vary throughout the year. Please visit the attraction website for more information.

Beaches

Bowleaze Cove

CATEGORY:Beaches

TYPE:Beach

LOCATION:Bowleaze Cove,
Weymouth,
Dorset,
DT3 6PR

OPEN DATES:Year round

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Just a 15 minute walk from Weymouth Bay or Seaview is the sand/shingle/pebble beach of Bowleaze Cove. Here you can enjoy fantastic views over Weymouth and experience the weekly firework displays in the Summer season. Or you can take a walk to the top of Jordan Hill to explore the Roman ruins. Dogs are allowed. There is pay-and-display car parking available. MCS recommended for excellent water quailty. European designated bathing water. Distance from Sea view: 1.1 miles Distance from Weymouth Bay: 1.3 miles Distance from Littlesea: 6.1 miles Distance from Rockley Park: 31.6 miles Information correct at time of publishing, subject to change without prior notice. Please visit attraction website for opening times and prices

Place of interest

Brownsea Island

CATEGORY:Place of interest

TYPE:Other

LOCATION:Brownsea Island,
Poole Harbour,
Dorset,
Dorset,
BH13 7EE

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prices

Adult:£6.00

Child:£3.00

Family:£15.00

Prices are based on gate price. Family ticket based on 1 adult 3 children Distance from Rockley Park: 7.8 miles Distance from Weymouth Bay: 34.1 miles Distance from Seaview: 34.7 miles Distance from Littlesea: 37 miles Information correct at time of publishing, subject to change without prior notice. Please visit attraction website for opening times and prices.

Opening hours vary throughout the year. Please visit attraction website for more information.

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