In the heart of South Devon’s premier holiday resort, Dawlish Warren, lies Oakcliff Holiday Park, an 8-acre haven surrounded by lawns and parkland, offering a serene escape just 600 yards from the pristine Blue Flag beach, sand dunes, and a vast 500-acre nature reserve. This blog invites you on a journey through the scenic beauty of Oakcliff, its commitment to excellence, and the enchanting allure of Dawlish’s iconic Black Swans.

In today’s fast-paced world, it’s important to take a break from the hustle and bustle of daily life and recharge our batteries. A holiday park is the perfect place to unwind and relax, surrounded by beautiful natural scenery and a host of activities to keep you entertained. This family-owned park is the perfect destination for those seeking a relaxing retreat amidst beautiful natural surroundings.

Oakcliff Holiday Park offers a variety of accommodation options to suit your needs. Whether you prefer the comfort of a caravan or the luxury of a lodge, you’ll find something that suits you here. All accommodation is well-appointed, spacious, and equipped with modern amenities to make your stay as comfortable as possible.

Discovering Oakcliff’s Coastal Charm

Oakcliff Holiday Park is a gem in South Devon, boasting the David Bellamy Silver Award for environmental qualities and the prestigious Four Star “Excellent” Award from the English Tourism Council. Beyond its accolades, Oakcliff stands as a beautiful retreat, offering friendly service, a wide range of accommodation, and exceptional value for money.

While it’s tempting to spend your whole holiday relaxing in your accommodation, it’s important to get out and explore the surrounding area. This holiday park is located in a beautiful natural setting, with plenty of opportunities for hiking, biking, and wildlife spotting.

Take a stroll along the local beach or head out on a guided nature walk to learn more about the local flora and fauna. If you’re feeling adventurous, why not try a water sports activity or go on a kayaking trip. If you’re looking for some culture, head into the local town to sample the local cuisine and browse the shops and markets. There are also plenty of opportunities for fishing and golfing in the area. If you need any recommendations, our staff will be glad to help.

If you’re looking for something a bit more laid back, you can simply relax in the peaceful surroundings of the park. Take a stroll around the beautifully landscaped grounds, enjoy a picnic on the grass, or simply soak up the sun on one of the park’s many benches.

Situated on the South West Coast Path, Oakcliff is an ideal starting point for local walks, providing easy access to Dawlish Warren and its pristine beaches. The park becomes a haven for those seeking coastal adventures, with nature trails and scenic beauty just a stroll away.

A holiday park retreat provides the perfect opportunity to get back to nature. Whether you prefer bird watching, stargazing, or simply relaxing in the great outdoors, a holiday park is the ideal place to do so.

The Tale of Dawlish’s Black Swans

In the heart of Dawlish, the Black Swans stand as revered symbols, gracing the town with their elegant presence for over a century. These majestic creatures have become cherished icons, symbolizing the timeless beauty and unique character of Dawlish. The Black Swans have established themselves as integral residents, making their home along The Brook.

The Black Swans seamlessly blend into the town’s daily life, with their enchanting presence extending throughout Dawlish. Their influence is evident as they’ve become a fundamental part of Dawlish’s cultural identity. From logos to shop names, the Black Swans are woven into the fabric of the town, embodying a sense of pride and connection among the community. As living symbols, gracefully navigating the waters of The Brook, the Black Swans are not merely birds; they are ambassadors of Dawlish’s natural allure and communal spirit.

Black Swans and Cygnets in Dawlish

Oakcliff’s Sponsorship of Black Swan Cams

In a testament to our commitment to preserving local treasures, Oakcliff proudly sponsors the Black Swan Cam, operated by Coast Cams. These cameras provide a digital portal for nature enthusiasts globally to catch glimpses of these unique creatures. The partnership between Oakcliff and Dawlish’s Black Swans signifies a dedication to environmental stewardship and community engagement.

For those captivated by the elegance of the Black Swans, Oakcliff extends a warm invitation. Book a break at Oakcliff Holiday Park and embark on a leisurely stroll along the waterside. With a bit of luck, you might find yourself in the enchanting company of these iconic birds, adding an extra layer of magic to your holiday experience.

Proximity to Dawlish Warren Beach

Nestled a stone’s throw from Dawlish Warren beach, Oakcliff Holiday Park offers a haven for seaside enthusiasts.

After a day of exploration that may include the serene trails of the nature reserve or the sun-kissed beaches of Dawlish, Oakcliff warmly welcomes you back to its embrace. The accommodations, ranging from charming mews cottages to cozy caravans and indulgent hot tub lodges, provide a comforting retreat. Imagine unwinding in the warm bubbles of a hot tub, recounting the day’s adventures amidst the tranquillity of Oakcliff’s parkland setting. Whether you’ve been exploring the nature reserve’s hidden gems or enjoying the sun and surf along Dawlish’s beaches, Oakcliff ensures your evenings are as rejuvenating as your daytime escapades.

Dawlish Warren Beach at Sunrise

A Coastal Haven for All

Oakcliff Holiday Park isn’t just a destination; it’s a coastal haven for all seeking tranquillity amidst nature’s embrace. Whether you’re a seasoned traveller or a family in search of a peaceful retreat, Oakcliff offers a range of accommodation options tailored to suit your preferences.

One of the most important aspects of a relaxing retreat is switching off and unplugging from the stresses of daily life. Leave your phone behind and take the time to disconnect from technology and social media. Instead, focus on connecting with nature, spending quality time with loved ones, and enjoying the simple pleasures of life.

We look forward to welcoming you.

As we conclude our journey through Oakcliff Holiday Park’s coastal charm and the enchanting world of Dawlish’s Black Swans, we invite you to consider this haven for your next getaway. Beyond the lush lawns and comfortable accommodations, Oakcliff embodies a commitment to preserving nature’s wonders and fostering a community of nature and walking enthusiasts. Book your stay, and let the serenity of Oakcliff and the allure of Dawlish’s Black Swans create lasting memories. In every stay at Oakcliff, tranquillity and coastal charm intertwine to offer an experience that goes beyond the ordinary – a true escape into nature’s embrace.

If you are interested in booking a holiday at Oakcliff, please visit here for a 10% discount or call 01626 863411, and you’ll get a 10% discount if you mention the code BLACKSWAN24.