Woodville

Pontesford, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY5 0UF

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  • Dogs
  • Peaceful stays

Why stay here ...

Woodville is a quiet campsite located in an area of outstanding natural beauty within the Shropshire hills. It backs onto the stunning Earls Hill Nature reserve and Pontesford hill. The site is located on a large field and each pitch has access to electric, water and grey waste points. There is also plenty of space for awnings. Children and dogs are both welcome throughout the year.

Woodville is an excellent base for exploring the surrounding area, with many walks to be taken direct from the site. Within walking distance is the village of Pontesbury, which has a local bakery/butcher, a supermarket, restaurants and pubs.

The historic market town of Shrewsbury is a short drive away by car or there is a bus service located close to the site. We are near to several industrial and agricultural heritage centres such as Ironbridge, Bridgnorth and the market towns of Much Wenlock, Ludlow and those across the border to Wales.

The site is located in an area of outstanding natural beauty, ideal for walking.

Shrewsbury is a short drive away and the National Flower Show is held here every year.

Welshpool is also a short drive and plays host to the famous steam railway.

Facilities on site ...

  • Battery charging
  • Shower (exclusive use)
  • TV reception: fair
  • WC (exclusive use)

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Latest arrival time: 9:00 PM

1.5 acres

Some sloping pitches

Electric amperage: 16

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Postcode:
SY5 0UF
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GPS:
Lat 52.651007 / Lon -2.870048
OS field ref:
SJ413063
OS map ref:
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  • Daily public transport within 1 mile

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First time on a CL - EXCELLENT!!!

Woodville
This was our first stay on a CL site and what a good choice we made! Sarah & David were very welcoming and helpful. They gave us a folder filled with information on bus timetables, local walks and attractions and restaurants. The site is very quiet and peaceful - perfect for us and our 2 dogs. The facilities are immaculate and there was the added bonus of a serviced pitch. The location was perfect for us as we met up with family in Bridgnorth. We will definitely be staying here again, there's so much to do and a long weekend wasn't long enough!

MrsHWeaver

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Reviewed on 26/10/2021 19:56

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Peaceful and well set up CL

Woodville
Just stayed 2 nights at this lovely CL site near Shrewsbury - great facilities, well kept, and spacious pitches. Warm welcome from owners Sarah and Dave, who keep the CL in tip top condition. Great access to many local walks, with some wonderful scenery to explore (forests, hills and fields, even a hidden waterfall). The lovely village of Pondesbury is a short walk away, with some great places to eat (Zarra the local Chinese restaurant and take away, plus the Nags head pub we’re both sampled and are well worth a visit as the food was excellent). Would recommend this CL to anyone wanting a peaceful stay, great walks both short and long, and easy access to village amenities. Our dogs loved it too.

Tybidwal

Reviewed on 21/08/2021 12:47

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First family meet up after lockdown

Woodville
This was our first family meet up after lockdown restrictions were lifted in England allowing us to travel from Wales. It was a lovely site, well laid out and pitches well spaced, even if some a bit sloping. Fully serviced pitches were a bonus however the water taps were quite far from the caravan if you didn't think about which side of the pitch you were setting up on. There should be a side note on the information making it clear not to follow SAT NAT for the post code. Brother in law made this mistake and ended up down the driveway to a cattery on the other side of the road. Obviously an easy mistake to make and a regular occurrence as some other caravanners arriving on the same day as us had also done the same thing. Not easy to get out of either as the cattery lane is very narrow and nowhere to turn around. Would definitely recommend and have already booked to return again in September.

pinkfluffybus

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Reviewed on 04/06/2021 19:29

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A Perfect Introduction to Caravaning

Woodville
This was our first trip, in our first caravan and the experience was made easy and wonderful by Sarah and Dave at Woodville. Site is situated in a beautiful setting with many walks direct from the site. We didn’t use the car at all during our three night stay. Wild flowers galore, lambs skipping in the fields, kites overhead and woodpeckers tapping the trees. Woodland, fields, hills, gorges, waterfalls and babbling brooks all within an easy stroll of the site. The site had everything we needed; spacious, fully serviced hard standing pitches, modern and clean toilet facilities(showers not in use but looked good), helpful and friendly owners. We had two lively dogs with us but because we could access open country and had a secure field to off lead, next to the pitches, our lives were made so much easier than we had anticipated. Good facilities in the local village should you require them. We had a wonderful few days and we shall be returning.

AndyCD

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Reviewed on 26/04/2021 18:44

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Woodville
Just back from 13 nights (13 can be lucky for some!) - it became our autumn visit to France - and we loved every moment! ( The Med was just the other side of the Hill! Thanks to David & Sarah - We Shall Return!

Pabst

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Reviewed on 01/10/2020 12:48

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