East Dunley

Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ13 9PW

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Ideal for ...

  • Dogs
  • Peaceful stays
  • Scenic views

Why stay here ...

East Dunley is a quiet smallholding set in rolling hills next to Dartmoor. All our guests are made to feel as welcome as possible and are free to enjoy the range of wildlife in the area that includes owls, woodpeckers and grazing horses. Dogs are welcome so long as they are kept on a lead. The site has good road access with no narrow lanes.

The site is a slightly sloping large field, approaching 1 acre with stunning views over Dartmoor and a wood behind for shelter. All our grass pitches are fitted with electric hook ups and have plenty of space for awnings and privacy. Brand new WC/shower facilities are available  We also have laundry facilities.

We are conveniently placed for exploring nearby Haytor, the Templer Way and the many walks, woodlands, villages and other attractions in Dartmoor National Park. We are also within easy reach of the coast, golf courses and the many other attractions that are available in other local areas.

Bovey Tracey is 2 miles away and is known as the 'Gateway to the Moor'. It is a small market town with supermarkets, local shops, and a choice of restaurants and public houses to meet your needs. There are regular farmers markets occurring throughout the year and the town is home to the Devon Guild of Craftsmen.

Advanced bookings advised.

Laundry facilities available (charge) and WiFi available 

Low season pricing starting at £12. 

Facilities on site ...

  • Dog walk from site
  • Laundry facilities
  • Recycling facilities
  • Shower (exclusive use)
  • TV reception: good
  • WC (exclusive use)
  • Wi-Fi

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Latest arrival time: 9:00 PM

Latest departure time: 12:00 PM

1 acres

Some sloping pitches

Electric amperage: 16

Lawned site

Recycling Facilities

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Postcode:
TQ13 9PW
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GPS:
Lat 50.593506 / Lon -3.646128
OS field ref:
SX835784
OS map ref:
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Transport links

  • Buses go to: Exeter, Plymouth, Bovey Tracy
  • Daily public transport within 1 mile
  • Nearest train station: Newton Abbot
  • Train station within 5 miles

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Perfect location and Easy access

East Dunley
First time in Devon for us with a caravan, so we went for this site partly for ease of access. The site is a few minutes drive off the A38 with easy roads to access the site. The site is in a grass field and is slightly sloping, although they do have some hard standing available. I can't comment on the toilet and shower facilities because they were closed due to the Covid rules. The site manager Dominic greeted us on arrival and was a phone call away if we needed anything further. What we really loved about this place was the peaceful, quite location with excellent road links near by to explore the area. The site is situated on the edge of Dartmoor with Haytor an easy drive away as was access to the coast. There is literally so much to do and see in the area and this site is perfectly situated for it all. Bovey Tracey the local town has a co-op and tesco express and was a 2 min drive away. I would highly recommend this site as a great base to explore this part of Devon.

Peakmonkey

Caravanner

Reviewed on 09/05/2021 10:23

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Great site

East Dunley
Lovely little site, very convenient to lots of lovely places to visit. A must visit place has got to be Bellever Forest, it's so beautiful. The facilities were spotlessly clean and very adequate although it would have been good to have some where to put your shower soap etc.

daisy09

Motorhomer

Reviewed on 07/10/2020 19:15

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East Dunley
This was our third visit to this excellent location, the toilet/shower facilities are new and exceeded our expectations, Dominic was a perfect host and we will come again. Would recommend this site wholeheartedly.

mitch1900

Caravanner from Lancashire

Reviewed on 24/09/2020 19:05

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Nice site,Heading in the right direction.

East Dunley
We visited East Dudley CL as two couples for ten days with a Motorhome and Caravan. The site is well sign posted, access is straightforward. Site manager Dominic greeted us on arrival, he was very helpful and informative, we chose grass pitches, (hardstandings are also available) the pitches are on a gentle slope which has undergone some drainage improvements, making the grass a bit patchy in places, but hopefully will thicken up in time.Good facilities on site, with a washing machine and drier available for a small charge. Convenience shops, takeaway and pubs are a five minute drive to Bovey Tracey.

15 handicaper

Motorhomer

Reviewed on 28/08/2020 23:35

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East Dunley
Stayed here over Christmas and most enjoyable it was too . Dom greeted us and explained all and we had choice of 4 h/standings (there was only 1 other outfit here) . The site is still undergoing expansion and improvements . The drive has been widened and flagged so access is a breeze , although you still have to watch the tree on entry ! Foto 1 is a view down the grass field (yes bit of a slope so easier to pitch lengthways facing either up or downhill) which was closed cos of the wet weather . Foto 4 shows the toilet/shower building where you'll also find washing m/c and tumble dryer (small charge) , but the h/standing car parking has been enlarged and now holds 3 h/s caravan pitches and a fence has been erected to shield them , with 2 more pitches further back to give 5 h/s in all . Toilet / shower always clean while we were here . Dom and the team will help wherever they can , so all you have to do is ask . Handy for Bovey Tracey village , Highbridge caravan sales , Kingsteignton , Newton Abbot and Torbay and South Devon Railway to name but a few of the attractions nearby . Highly recommend .

waz51

Caravanner from Staffordshire

Reviewed on 27/12/2019 20:35

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