• Where is the nearest Supermarket?

There is a Spar shop in the local village in nearby Highlands End Holiday Park where you can pick up all your essentials. Alternatively, there is a Morrisons superstore in Bridport only 5 minutes drive from the park which has a fuel station, recycling facilities and cash machines. On the other hand, there is a Waitrose in the centre of town. All major supermarkets deliver online orders to the park, please quote your lodge number and our post code DT6 6AL when ordering.

  • How far is the park from the beach?

The park is situated just a 5 to 10 minute walk from the beach. Access to the beach itself is via 2 flights of steps onto a shingle beach.

  • Is there a local Pub?

Yes, we have a local pub located in Lower Eype, The New Inn, just a two-minute walk from the park. Well-behaved dogs are welcome at the pub which serves good food and is open every day during the season (closed on Mondays during the off-peak season).

Alternatively, if you take a short walk to Seatown or West Bay there are plenty of other options.

  • Which days are market days in Bridport?

Bridport has a large outdoor street market on Saturdays and Wednesdays which has been active in the town centre since 1253. With crafts, antiques, bric-a-brac, clothes, household goods and lots of local produce on over 100 stalls there is something for everybody at this famous market.

  • Where is the nearest shop I can buy provisions?

There is a Spar shop in the local village in the Highlands End Holiday Park where you can pick up all your essentials.

  • Are there steps down to the beach?

Yes, there are 2 flights of steps leading down to Eype beach.

  • Can I park outside my property?

Yes, all the properties have allocated parking spaces within 10 metres of your property. If any extra space is required for a 2nd car for example please let us know at the time of booking as we are able to accommodate limited extra parking spaces.

  • Is the park fenced off and can my dogs run free in the park?

No, the park is open plan and surrounded by hedges that are not necessarily ‘dog-proof. You do however have secure enclosed gardens where you can relax with your furry friends.

  • Is the park accessible if I don’t have a car?

Golden Acre is in a rural area which by definition means it is more easily accessible with a car. It is possible to take a train to Dorchester or Axminster, a bus to Bridport and then a taxi from Bridport to the park.

What do I need to bring with me?

  • Torch as no street lights.
  • Any Pet items