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Newlands Holiday Park is situated in the village of Charmouth, one of the designated “gateway towns” to the Jurassic Coast.

Things to do in Charmouth

Charmouth has been a renowned holiday destination since the 18th and 19th centuries, and in its time has attracted many distinguished visitors such as the great British novelist Jane Austen. The village has a small but varied selection of shops, including a chemist, a craft shop, a hairdresser, and a fossil shop or two. It also boasts tennis courts, a church and two pubs!

Charmouth Beach

Charmouth beach is not only a beautiful sight, but it also offers visitors a wide range of activities to engage in. It’s a family-friendly beach that slopes gently to the water and contains many rockpools that kids love exploring. Whether you are looking to relax and soak up the sun or go fossil hunting, this beach has got you covered. The long stretch of sand and stones is perfect for a leisurely stroll or a refreshing swim in the sea.  Don't forget to bring your bucket and spade, as there are plenty of opportunities to build sandcastles and dig for treasures.

Charmouth to Golden Cap Hike

The Charmouth to Golden Cap trail is a fantastic hike for nature lovers and hiking enthusiasts alike. The trail offers striking views of the surrounding landscape, including the stunning coastline, lush greenery, and rolling hills. If you're looking for a challenging yet rewarding hike, this is definitely one to consider. Just be sure to bring plenty of water and wear comfortable shoes!

Charmouth Heritage Centre

On the seafront, you will find the free Charmouth Heritage Centre, which is full of tips on how to safely look for fossils with educational touch screen multimedia and still life displays. If you don't have a rock hammer, you can hire one from the fossil shop for a small fee.

Best places to eat in Charmouth

The Royal Oak Inn

The Royal Oak Inn is definitely worth a visit! The food is delicious, with a fantastic selection of dishes on both the regular menu and the daily specials board. One of the best things about the place is that it's dog friendly, so you can bring your furry friend along with you. However, if you're not a dog lover or you just prefer to dine without dogs around, they also have a separate dining room that's completely dog-free.

Charmouth Fish Bar

Charmouth Fish Bar is the perfect place to unwind by the seafront while indulging in some delicious fish and chips. With a wide range of options available, you're sure to find something to suit your taste buds. The friendly staff and lovely atmosphere only add to the overall experience, making it a must-visit for anyone in the area.

The Bank House Café

The Bank House Café offers a variety of delicious breakfast and brunch options that are perfect to fuel your day of exploring. The staff is friendly and creates a welcoming atmosphere to start your morning off right.

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