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15 Mar 2018

Bournemouth Beach voted #1 beach in the UK

If you have ever stayed with us at Shamba then you will know that we have no shortage of on site entertainment however should you wish to explore the surrounding areas, we have some big news for you! From our holiday park, a short 20-minute drive following the A338 will see you in a town called Bournemouth. Bournemouth town has endless shopping, eateries, beautiful public gardens and even an Oceanarium but the main attraction for many is Bournemouth’s sandy Beach. Each year, ... Read more...
5 Mar 2018

Things to do in the New Forest in Spring

The New Forest is an area absolutely filled with scenic beauty, varied landscapes and exciting wildlife. But aside from the stunning natural features, there is so much to see and do in the New Forest, no matter the weather. During spring the weather is starting to get warmer, flowers are beginning to bud and it's the perfect time to get back to nature. So, let's take a look at a few of the great things that you can do with the family. Beaulieu On the banks of the Beaulieu River, ... Read more...
15 Jan 2018

Dorset Cycling Events for 2018

Whether you are a novice or ultra-competitive Dorset has some interesting Sportives come up in 2017. Here are some Sportives to keep you on the road. If you are looking for a place to stay, why not try Shamba Holiday Park- we are a short drive from New Forest. "Great place to treat as a base to explore Dorset" - 5 stars – Tripadvisor - Reviewed: 7 August 2016 Provisional Booking Enquiry - Shamba > Jurassic Beast Date: 19 May 2018 Start Time: 7:45 to 09:30am Location: ... Read more...
15 Jan 2018

New Forest Sportives for 2018

If you like cycling the New Forest has some excellent Cycle tracks. But if you love cycling, how about some sportives. If you are looking for a place to stay, why not try Shamba Holiday Park- we are a short drive from New Forest. "All in all a great base from which to visit Bournemouth, Salisbury and the New Forest". 4 stars – Tripadvisor - Reviewed: 30 August 2016 Provisional Booking Enquiry - Shamba > New Forest Spring Sportive Date:14 & 15 April 2018 Start Time: ... Read more...
1 Jan 2018

Dorset Food Festivals for 2018

Shamba is ideally located to access Dorset, Hampshire, the New Forest and the stunning Jurassic Coast. If you are planning a trip in 2018 you can be assured of lots to do an see. And if you love food, here is our list of some of the local Dorset Food Festivals. "This is a lovely, peaceful, friendly family site - staff & management are exceptionally friendly & very helpful - nothing is too much. The site is very clean, showers are lovely and warm (as is the pool). Onsite you have a ... Read more...