Abbey Wood Caravan Club Site

  • Open all year
  • Open to Members & Non-members
  • Earliest arrival time 12:00

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  • 4 out of 5
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  • Federation Road,London,London,SE2 0LS
  • 020 8311 7708

Pitches (what are these?)

  • Total pitches 170
  • Hardstanding 79
  • Seasonal 15
  • Storage 30
  • Tent 50
  • Max length = 11.6 metres

Abbey Wood Caravan Club Site is a Caravan Club Golden Jubilee Site and feels positively rural when you reach this gently sloping verdant site. Its mature tree screening and spacious grounds make this a 'green oasis'. This site's unique selling point is it's location - there are shops and good railway connections, providing frequent services to central London in just 35 minutes, within walking distance of the caravan site. Alternatively, nearby Greenwich offers its own blend of fascinating attractions, including the famous observatory and National Maritime Museum.

River cruises operate from nearby Abbey Wood Caravan Club Site between Greenwich, Tower Bridge, Westminster, Kew, Richmond and Hampton Court. Open all year, this is a busy caravan site and is very popular with European visitors during the summer months. There are good reasons to visit Abbey Wood throughout the year though. The Christmas Lights, shopping at the January Sales, the London Marathon, Excel Centre and the Chelsea Flower show can all be enjoyed from this scenic, yet well placed, site.

Please note: this site is situated within the London Low Emission Zone. Visit for more information. Also, the distances to public transport have been amended since the 2013/14 Sites Directory and Handbook was issued.

Tent camping

Abbey Wood welcomes tent campers and has tent pitches available to both members and non-members. Pitches can be booked online or by phone - To do this and to find out further tent camping information, take a look at the Abbey Wood tent camping page...

Additionally, we have introduced Camping Pods to Abbey Wood. These can be booked by calling the site directly.


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24 Oct 16 - 06 Nov 16 Adult: £7.00 Child (5-17):£2.10 Pitch: £8.20
07 Nov 16 - 21 Dec 16 Adult: £7.00 Child (5-17):£1.00 Pitch: £8.20
22 Dec 16 - 03 Jan 17 Adult: £9.20 Child (5-17):£3.80 Pitch: £11.90
04 Jan 17 - 16 Mar 17 Adult: £6.70 Child (5-17):£1.00 Pitch: £7.40



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  • Parent, baby and toddler washroom facilities
  • Facilities for wheelchair and walking disabled
  • Ideal for families
  • Dog walk on site or nearby
  • Significant historical or cultural interest nearby
  • Town/village within 0.5 miles
  • Motorhome waste disposal
  • Laundry facilities
  • Tent campers welcome
  • Toilet block
  • Part hard standings
  • Storage pitches available
  • Open all year
  • Within 5 Miles of National Cycle Network
  • Golf within 5 miles
  • Watersports within 5 miles
  • Wi-Fi internet access
  • Public transport available within 1 mile

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Great location

5 out of 5

A very peaceful site in a woodland location. This site is very popular with European campers due to its proximity to London. The bus stop is 300 yards away. catch a very frequent 180 and with one change en-route 90 minutes later you're crossing Westminster Bridge and jumping off at Horse Guards parade, and all for free with a bus pass. The train station offers frequent trains in to Charing Cross or Cannon Street for a return fare of about £8.50. En-route on either bus or train is Greenwich, very interesting in itself. We shall be using this campsite again whenever we fancy a few days away.

Country Park in the city

5 out of 5

Great Park with easy access to London and 5 minute walk to the train station then a easy trip on the train.clean and tidy facilities with friendly and helpful warden' felt like it's in the country not near the city

Oasis in the city

4 out of 5

Abbey Wood, What a surprise! The site is in peaceful woodland and not far from from central London. There is public transport only a few minutes walk away and frequent bus and train services will take you almost anywhere you want to go. In a whole week we only used our car once and that was mainly to fill it with fuel! Choose your pitch carefully. Some are well under the trees and get no sun at all. However, the layout of the site means no pitch is too far from one or other of the shower blocks ( the third block is closed at some times of the year)

We mostly used the train to go into central London, it's far quicker than the bus, but we did use the bus to visit Greenwich and to go to the Red House at Bexley. We invested in an Oyster card before we went to use on the trains which has a daily cap of £9.50 from Abbey Wood.

Sainsburys is just a few minutes walk from the station so we often shopped each day on the way back to the van, seemed to work best as the weather was extremely hot, but we did go to the Asda at Belverdere about 3 miles away

Things to do nearby


  • Public transportPublic transport available within 1 mile

  • WalkingWalks to Lesnes Abbey and along the South East London Green Chain Route are recommended from site. Tel: 020 8312 5884 for information.

  • CyclingThe Thames Path, less than 2 miles away, is part of Sustrans Route 1. Nearby Greenwich is also ideal for cycling.

  • Nearby Sustrans cycle routes

Local amenities

  • Town (London)

  • Supermarket (There is a local Co-op within walking distance. Morrisons - 2-3 miles Tescos - 4 miles)

  • Places of worship (A list of all local denominations is available in the Information Room)

Attractions and events

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  • Attraction
  • Member offer
  • Greenwich Heritage Centre

    London, Greater London

    Distance: 1 miles
    Member offer

    Local history museum with displays of archaeology, natural history and geology. Also temporary exhibitions, schools service, sales point and Saturday club.

  • Crossness Engines

    London, Greater London

    Distance: 1.8 miles
    Member offer

    Grade 1 Listed, 1865 waste-water pumping station containing the 4 largest rotative beam engines in the world and outstanding Victorian ironwork.

  • Danson House

    Bexleyheath, Greater London

    Distance: 1.9 miles
    Member offer

    No description available.

  • Red House (The National Trust)

    Bexleyheath, Greater London

    Distance: 2.2 miles
    Member offer

    Commissioned by William Morris in 1859 and designed by Philip Webb, Red House is of international significance in the history of domestic architecture and garden design.

  • North Woolwich Old Station Museum

    London, Greater London

    Distance: 2.6 miles
    Member offer

    Story of Newham's railway history through those who worked on the Great Eastern Railway in a restored Edwardian station and canopy. School and holiday activities.

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  • Earliest arrival time: 12:00
  • Postcode: SE2 0LS
  • GPS co-ordinates: Lat: 51.48635 Lon: 0.11971
  • OS ref: 177 : TQ473785
  • Sites directory map number: K4
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    Note: this Site is 0.5 mile within Transport for London LEZ zone; motorhome owners are advised to log onto before travelling to Site. From the East on the M2/A2 or from Central London: turn off the A2 at A221 junction into Danson Road (signposted Bexleyheath, International Caravan and Camping) Follow signpost for Bexleyheath to Crook Log (A207 junction). At the traffic lights turn right and then immediately left into Brampton Road. In 1.5 miles at the traffic lights turn left into Bostal Hill (A206). In 0.75 miles at traffic lights turn right into Basildon Road (B213). In 270 metres turn right into McLeod Road. In about 0.5 mile at the roundabout turn right into Knee Hill. In 90 metres take the second right into Federation Road. The site is on the left in 50 metres. From M25 North, West or South approach: leave at junction 2 onto the A2 (signposted London); then as above. From the M20 (Dover): at junction 3 continue on the M20 (sign posted London, M25). Leave at the end of the motorway onto the M25; then as above. Note: The Route is well signposted with International Caravan and Camping signs. All vehicles should turn right on leaving the site to avoid residential area. The site internal gates are locked from 22:00 - 08:00 allowing pedestrian access only.

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