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Please find latest news articles from Shamba Holidays below. Click on an article to read in full.

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24 Jul 2018

Swanage Carnival 2018

Swanage hosts one of Dorset’s biggest carnivals in July and August with the Swanage Regatta and Carnival week which this year runs from Saturday 28th July to Saturday 4th August. Worthy of a trip over on the ferry or around through Wareham, the week long event is jam packed full of great entertainment for all ages. The procession is a major highlight for Carnival with colourful floats, dancing and music and thousands of people lining the 2.5 mile route through the town. It all starts ... Read more...
5 Jul 2018

Visiting Stonehenge

Did you know that Shamba has one of the best-known ancient wonders of the world right on its doorstep? If you're touring the UK and spending some time at the park, then be sure to take the opportunity to explore this fascinating heritage site of Stonehenge. Only 45 minutes in the car, nestled in a site near Amesbury, Wiltshire, it's the ideal location for a day trip...and the perfect excuse to take a picnic too! A step back in time Estimated to be over 5,000 years old, Stonehenge is ... Read more...
18 May 2018

10 reasons to visit Beaulieu, Hampshire

Only half an hour's drive from Shamba you'll find Beaulieu. A stunning area of the New Forest, there's plenty to do, places to eat and things to see. With much of the historical sites intact, the village sits on the south eastern edge of the national park and still maintains its historical charm. Whether you're fanatical about motor vehicles, want to explore the abbey or have the urge to learn more about the Montagu family – you'll be able to do it all at Beaulieu. ... Read more...
28 Apr 2018

10 Things to do in Lymington

Can't decide whether you prefer coast or country? No problem, head to Lymington, this Hampshire town sits nicely on the coast and is only a stone's throw away from the New Forest. The town is only a 30 minutes drive from Shamba and is a haven for those who love to take to the sea, and there's plenty to see and do. Lymington is steeped in history and its cobbled streets could certainly tell a tale or two – in a previous life it was a smugglers' port! Here's 10 ... Read more...
11 Apr 2018

Shamba Holidays Video Introduction

Shamba Holiday Park is set in pleasant countryside with superb award-winning touring and camping facilities perfect for families and couples. Only a few miles from Bournemouth's vibrant town centre and stunning golden beaches, Shamba is also is ideally located to explore the New Forest National Park. Meet the team who will welcome you to Shamba as they introduce the 5 star holiday facilities on offer... Read more...