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Park FAQs for Doniford Bay

Donford Bay

All the information, facts and figures you need to plan your stay at this holiday park.

Basic Information

Doniford Bay Holiday Park
Watchet, Somerset, TA23 0TJ
Telephone No:
0871 231 0869 (calls cost 10p per minute plus network extras)
Park Open Dates:
21 March
02 November

Check-in/out Times

Deluxe Plus:
Standard Plus:

Check-in/out times for chalets

Late Arrivals:
Keys can be collected from security.

Common FAQ's

Park Terrain:
The whole park is flat.
Will there be an iron available in my accommodation:
No, but irons are available to hire from our hire shop in holiday reception
Can guests bring their own BBQ:
Yes - away from gas supply
Garden Furniture:
Not available for hire
Dogs allowed
Direct Beach Access:
Yes, this is a rocky beach with steep steps.
Parking is available next to caravans or nearby
Size of Park:
Sky TV:
Inside the Cafe Bar
Cash Machine on Site?
Yes, one in the shop and one in the complex

Funwork Passes

Do we take day guests?


Entertainment Passes (all website prices inc. passes)
Please contact the Park direct on 0871 231 0869 (calls cost 10p per minute plus network extras)

How to get here

By car

Take J23 off the M5 south of Bristol onto the A38 towards Bridgwater. From Bridgwater take the A39 towards Minehead. After about 15 miles at West Quantoxhead, fork right after St Audries garage. Doniford Bay Holiday Park is a mile further on the right.

If programming your SAT NAV device, please use Postcode: TA23 0TJ. This will guide you directly to Doniford Bay where you will be able to follow the signs for directions to the Park. You can also use Google Maps for a door to door route planner.

By train

The Nearest train station is in Taunton, 17 miles away from the Park. To plan your train journey to and from Doniford Bay, please search using the official National Rail Enquiries online planner and timetable. Alternatively, call National Rail Enquiries Helpline on 0845 748 4950.

By coach

Haven has negotiated a 10% discount with National Express, Please call 0871 781 8181 for details to plan your journey by coach. Open 7 days a week 8am - 8pm. Payment can be made by credit or debit card - please allow 4 working days for tickets to arrive. Drop Off points must be checked with National Express.

Optional Extras

Holiday Protection Plan
£24 per 8/7/6 nts or £16 per 5/4/3 nts (per Holiday Home)

£12 per 8/7/6 nts or £7 per 5 or less nts (subject to availability)

Please note, our Travel Cots are designed to fit in the main living area only and not in any of the bedrooms.

£12 per 8/7/6 nts or £7 per 5 or less nts (subject to availability)
Bed linen
Required for 'Standard' and 'Standard Plus' caravans only: £10 per bedroom (Bed linen is provided in Superior, Superior Plus, Prestige & Platinum grades of accommodation)
Pets (each)
£40 extra per 8/7/6 nts or £20 extra per 5/4/3 nts (a maximum of 2 pets are accepted, we reserve the right to refuse certain breeds). Pets are not permitted at Riviere Sands, Burnham-on-Sea or Lydstep Beach.

Park Activities

Fishing (nearest to Park):
Boat trips are available from Watchet Harbour and is also possible to fish from the bay at Doniford.
Golf (nearest to Park):
Minehead Golf Course, approx 8 miles away. Visit http://www.minehead-golf-club.co.uk for more information.
Horse Riding (nearest to Park):
Knowle Riding Centre, please ask at Holiday Reception for details.
Kart Hire:
Yes, available to hire from our Sports & Leisure Reception.

Park Facilities

Peak Opening Time
Off-Peak Opening Time
SPAR Convenience Store (With Bakery and Off Licence)
8:30am - 8pm
8:30am - 8pm
8am - 9pm
8am - 9pm
Indoor Swimming Pool (Children under 8 and non-swimmers under 14 must be accompanied by an adult)
9am - 12.45pm and 2pm - 5.45pm
9am - 12.45pm and 2pm - 5.45pm

Reception Opening Hours

Peak (19 July - 1 September):
Off Peak (All other dates):

Surrounding Area

Nearest Town:
Watchet (3km)
Nearest City:
Bridgwater (26km)
Nearest Port:
Poole (138km)
Nearest Train Station:
Taunton (27km)
Nearest Bus Station:
Minehead (16km)
How often do buses run from the Park?

Bus runs every 2 hours between 9am - 4pm Monday to Saturday and no service on Sunday

Local Taxi Number:
01984 633777 or 01984 639141
National Express - Nearest drop off:
Taunton (27km)

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Utilites Provided

Self-Catering accommodation

  • Fully equipped modern fitted kitchen with half size fridge 
  • Shower and toilet (some accommodations have baths) 
  • Colour TV
  • Pillows & duvets
  • Free gas, electricty & hot water

Wheelchair Facilities

Wheelchair Hire:
Can be hired from the Red Cross on 0845 331 3331
Wheelchair Friendly:

Park Terrain

Park Terrain:

Most of the park is flat with a few hilly areas. Requests can be made at the time of the booking, however cannot be guaranteed.