The ideal base for exploring



Award Winning

The AA has awarded Norden a 4-pennant rating since 2014 and the overall percentage score has risen each year. It’s also a ‘highly rated campsite’ on and Norden has received a Certificate of Excellence from Trip Advisor 5 years in a row!

Superb Location

The site is within one mile of the world-famous village of Corfe Castle and the ancient market town of Wareham is only 3.5 miles away. Studland Bay and the seaside town of Swanage can be reached in 15 minutes by car.

Ideal for Kids

With a play park, fishing pond and wonderful farm animals, Norden is the ideal site for families with young children, and grown-ups that are still kids at heart!



Befriend Real Farm Animals


Explore Corfe Castle & Swanage


View The World Famous Jurassic Coast


Ride A Steam Train


Photograph Dorset’s Unique Wildlife

Unforgettable Memories!

The Isle of Purbeck is brimming with gorgeous locations and hidden gems waiting to be discovered. See why families return year after year…


Norden Farm is a family-run touring caravan and camping site set on a working farm just outside of Corfe Castle on the Jurassic Coast, Dorset. The site is open from March 1st to October 31st (weather permitting).

Norden is ideally situated for using local transport; with two bus stops at the site entrance and the steam train to Swanage just a five-minute walk away. This makes Norden Farm the ideal base for exploring the wonderful Isle of Purbeck.


Evolving from a small shed selling eggs over 40 years ago, Norden Farm Shop was completely refurbished in 2014 and is now a large, bright and exceptionally well-stocked farm shop and mini garden centre. The shop is open 7 days a week all year round and has ample car parking.

It caters for a wide variety of camping needs as well as livestock, equestrian and pet products. The shop also has an extensive stock of local biscuits, cakes, jams and chutneys, dairy produce, meat, ice cream, ciders, wine spirits and more!


Norden Farm Cottage is an idyllic, traditional holiday cottage nestled in the heart of the Norden estate. With a private, self-contained garden and patio area, this is the perfect place for a Dorset getaway.

Overlooking the Purbeck hills and countryside, the cottage comfortably sleeps four and facilities include a washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, free WiFi and Freeview TV.


Norden House is a self-catering holiday let that comfortably sleeps fourteen in seven bedrooms. The old Georgian farmhouse is situated on the Norden estate within its own grounds and overlooks the ruins of nearby Corfe Castle.

The house has ample private parking and offers spacious downstairs living areas. There is a double room downstairs with disabled access and an en-suite wet room. Upstairs, all six bedrooms (four doubles, two twins) are a generous size with TVs and en-suites.

Book now to avoid disappointment

Such is the popularity of camping in Dorset that Norden fills up very quickly.

A Virtual Tour

Get a feel for the kind of holiday you’ll enjoy when staying at Norden Farm. This 3 minute video of the site and surrounding area is an ideal way to get in the holiday mood

“In many years of camping, caravanning and motor-homing in the UK and Europe, my wife and I cannot recall a better site. A lovely setting, pleasant staff, immaculate facilities and a very reasonable price.”

Just one of the many 5 star reviews on Trip Advisor