Southfield

East Lyng, Taunton, Somerset, TA3 5AR

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Ideal for ...

  • Adults
  • Dogs
  • Peaceful stays
  • Scenic views

Why stay here ...

  • We are located in the beautiful Somerset countryside on the edge of the Somerset levels, 8 miles east of Taunton. Our location is ideal for those appreciating a bit of space, peace and tranquillity and also perfectly situated for those wishing to explore the local surroundings and attractions.
  • With space for just 5 touring caravans/motorhomes, there is lots of space. We have 3 hardstanding pitches and 2 grass pitches, all with power and water available.
  • Dogs and careful owners welcome.
  • Adults Only Site.
  • Do WiFi but great 4G reception
  • Local cycling and walking. Clear night skies. No light pollution.
  • There is a railway line at the end of the field, but it is below level ground and not intrusive.
  • Parsons Cider production 1/3 mile
  • Burrow Mump (National Trust, no charge) 2.5 miles
  • Somerset Space Walk 2.5 miles
  • Local shop, pub/restaurant and post office at North Curry 2.7 miles
  • Coates English Willow visitor centre 3 miles
  • Musgrove Willows and wetlands visitor centre 5 miles
  • Hestercombe House & Gardens 6 miles
  • Taunton town - extensive facilities, including swimming, bowling, cinema, racecourse, cricket. Mainline train station 7 miles.
  • Langport - lovely small town with boat hire, paddle boarding & bike hire and shops 8.3 miles
  • West Somerset railway (start your journey at Bishops Lydeard to Watchet and Minehead on a steam train (timetable dependant) 12 miles
  • Clarks outlet village 13 miles
  • Glastonbury with its famous Tor and Abbey ruins 15 miles
  • Wookey Hole 21 miles
  • Cheddar caves and gorge 22 miles
  • Watchet Harbour Marina along the Jurassic Coast 24 miles
  • Weston Super Mare seaside resort 28 miles
  • Dunster Castle (National Trust) 28 miles

Facilities:

  • Local cycle routes
  • Recycling facilities
  • TV reception
  • Water
  • 10A electric hook ups
  • Hardstanding or grass

Facilities on site ...

  • Dog walk from site
  • Recycling facilities
  • TV reception: good

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Latest arrival time: 9:00 PM

Latest departure time: 2:00 PM

1.5 acres

Electric amperage: 10

Lawned site

Recycling Facilities

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Postcode:
TA3 5AR
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GPS:
Lat 51.052167 / Lon -2.961847
OS field ref:
ST327286
OS map ref:
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Transport links

  • Daily public transport within 1 mile

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Great stopover site

Southfield
We have been stopping off for a few nights to and from Cornwall for a couple of years now. Ros and Nick are really friendly and make your stay enjoyable, nice site with plenty of room, highly recommend

Steve Holland

Caravanner from Merseyside

Reviewed on 30/10/2021 22:49

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BRILLIANT

Southfield
Brilliant. CL. Owners great & the pups

TrevorO

Reviewed on 10/09/2021 13:37

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Great CL

Southfield
We stayed for one night at the end of June on our way back from Devon. This is a lovely well kept CL. Grass mowed and clippings removed. Spacious pitches, nice views. Some road noise, but we didn’t find it obtrusive. We were in a Motorhome so it was great to have a nice flat level pitch. We had a warm welcome from Nick. Ease of access is good, and plenty of places to visit in the locality. In fact, we liked it so much, we’ve booked to go back again.

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Long Drive to tranquillity.

Southfield
Having had a long drive fighting through the M5 and M4 corridor it was wonderful to turn right and drive into this idyllic setting. The owners came to meet us as we drove down the drive and we were offered a cup of tea straight away.(It was a cracking cuppa to!). We arrived on a warm sunny day and the grass was short and no clippings. A nice level grassed site and very well spaced. Easy access to the electrics, water and waste sections. Went to pay and was met by the free range chickens having there iceberg lettuce and baked beans which made entertaining watching. The hosts of the site were a hive of information and were always on hand if you needed them. This site was easy to find and easy access when towing a caravan. We will definitely use this site again due to how easy everything was and hope its not fully booked when we want to use it again. Kind regards Kevin+ Denise.

hamish10

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Reviewed on 02/07/2021 15:54

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Excellent stopover site

Southfield
Excellent stop over site with the advantage of many places to explore with a car within the near locality. The patrons were extremely friendly and helpful. The site itself was in a beautiful location, on a level field with easy access and a relaxing feel. We used this site as a late decision stop over, but as we thought very highly of it we have been tempted to come back for longer next time. Highly recommended.

DerbyDuck

Caravanner from Lancashire

Reviewed on 27/06/2021 22:02

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