Eight years ago today we received news of the planning permission which set our journey at Old Bidlake Farm into motion. A few months later we opened the farm gates to our first camping visitors. The tents were sparsely furnished and the fresh paint on the shower room...read more
Camping is such a fantastic way to quite literally step outside everyday life and take a moment to appreciate the natural environment we inhabit. Infact whilst we work hard to provide excellent facilities at Old Bidlake it is important to us that our countryside...read more
There is a fairy-tale feel to Old Bidlake Farm at the moment. The season began with a magically sunny start when we hosted a children's birthday party for Fifi in the Orchard and with a wave of her Tinkerbell wand she brought the campsite back to life. The Easter...read more
'You should write a blog' has been the constant cry for almost ten years, ever since we declared our mad cap notion of running away to the West Country to create a campsite. So it is a good indication of our success at mastering the laid back Dorset way of life that...read more
Beneath the starry skies..
..where your camping adventure begins