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

Shamba is now open 12 months of the year (limited facilities). For further details, please contact reception or complete the enquiry form.

12 Dec 2019

Visit Bournemouth Christmas Tree Wonderland

This year, Bournemouth town centre and gardens has been truly decked out to allow visitors to walk in a Christmas tree Wonderland. Nestled in a Christmas market to rival some of the best in the country, visitors are treated to an ice rink, two alpine bars and a veritable plethora of stalls stocking gifts, treats and deliciously festive food and drink. Bournemouth is less than half an hour away from Shamba, so it’s well worth a visit if you’re staying over the Christmas period ... Read more...
24 Oct 2019

Shamba wins Diamond Loo of the Year Award

For 2020 Loo of the Year have made a new clasification of Diamond, which is one up from Platinum for the best Loo's in the Country. We are delighted to annouce that we are one of the lucky winners of this new award! Our staff have worked tirelessy this season to ensure that our facilities have been kept to a high standard. Well done to all the team on your hard work in ensuring our standards were kept high. Read more...
22 Feb 2019

5 Amazing Places to try Afternoon Tea in Dorset and Hampshire

Treating yourself and loved ones to an afternoon tea is always a popular choice! So, if you’ve taken a trip to the south coast, why not sample the local delicacies in beautiful surroundings and faced with wonderful views. There’s plenty of choice when it comes to afternoon tea in Dorset and Hampshire, so we’ve put together a list of our top five favourites that’ll be sure to tantalise your taste buds. The Green House A stone’s throw away from the award-winning ... Read more...
28 Jan 2019

Staycations, why UK holidays are better than going abroad

With coastal coves, wild woodlands, craggy mountains and rolling countryside it’s no surprise that there’s been a huge uptake in people exploring the UK rather than heading overseas, and in Dorset this is especially true! As we’re nestled in the New Forest, Shamba benefits from rich and diverse landscapes that are so close by, so if you want to paddle in the sea or take the little ones to make dens in the forest, you can do it all! Of course, the British weather comes with ... Read more...
14 Jan 2019

Dog friendly activities nearby in the New Forest

Dogs are man’s best friend, so if you’re bringing them along to our dog-friendly holiday park for a stay, then you’ll want them to have a great break away too! Over 140 miles of New Forest outdoor paths and trails await, full of sights and smells that they’ll love to explore, and there are plenty of dog-friendly activities that you can all do together. We’ve put together a list of some of the must-sees that all the family (even the furry ones) can enjoy. View ... Read more...