Ashling Lodge

Moutheys Lane, Oakwood, Chichester, West Sussex, PO18 8AA

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Ideal for ...

  • Beach stays
  • Dogs
  • Families
  • Peaceful stays
  • Working farm

Facilities on site ...

  • Recycling facilities
  • TV reception: good
  • Working farm

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Types of pitch: grass, hardstanding

Electric hook up available

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0.75 acres

Electric amperage: 16

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Postcode:
PO18 8AA
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Lat 50.85322 / Lon -0.834831
OS field ref:
SU823068
OS map ref:
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Transport links

  • Bus stop within 1 mile
  • Buses go to: Chichester, Portsmouth
  • Daily public transport within 1 mile
  • Nearest port: Portsmouth (15 miles)
  • Nearest train station: Bosham
  • Train station within 5 miles

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Well worth a visit

We have stayed numerous times here, we have stayed on other cl's but always come back to this one in the area. Always a warm welcome nothing is too much trouble. Grass is always cut and spacing is good between pitches and electric points in ideal places. We have 2 children and they loved playing in the middle of the field and seeing the birds, horses. When we stayed there was a festival/party going on at the end of the road and we could hear it during the day but it just added to the fun we played name that tune!!!!! Access is easy into the site enough room to pull off into drive and open gate even with a large twin axle. Owner asks for a 2 night deposit which I totally agree with.
Caravanner from Dyfed

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GREAT COUNTRY CL

Having just returned from our 7th or 8th visit to Ashling Lodge, I can only assume that the previous reviewer was thinking of another CL!. Ashling Lodge is set in lovely surroundings, the owners are very friendly and helpful (will lend you a mains extension lead if you ask). Our grandchildren love it as do adult friends who have used the site. It is set next to a working farm and stables and within 10 miles there are great places to visit - beaches, Chichester, Bosham, Fishbourne Roman Palace, Arundel etc. So, it is does not have "lawned" pitches but the grass is trimmed regularly. I would have assumed that the hard standing was more likely to be used by camper vans that caravans. All in all, a great country CL with lots going for it. If it was not, we would not have gone back so many times!!!

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A let down

This is definitely a no frills CL. The field is quite large but the layout for electricity points doesn't make use of the full field. The "part hardstanding " is just two rows of pavers roughly laid where you would put your tyres on which is a bit pointless as you would still need to drive on the grass and still get stuck should it be very wet. The ground is rough grass with lots of bumps and holes so putting our groundsheet down I had to level the bumps and fill in the holes as it was an accident waiting to happen. There also appeared to be an old trailer dumped in one corner and a bag of gravel in another area. For £13 a night I would have expected the site to be well groomed but it wasnt. We've stayed on much better for less. Needless to say we won't be returning and would recommend anyone to use this site as a very last resort.

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Nice site

We visited this site in early February 2016 when very wet. Stayed on hard standing and no problem. Lovely views of the horses in fields and all different birds. Water easy to get, electrics good no going off. Elsan emptying could have been better but owner said being upgraded in the summer. Mr Pope very helpful. Would recommend to anyone wanting a peaceful CL. Will be booking again. 

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Lovely Site

This was my first trip after buying my camper van and joining the Caravan Club so I really was a true (and nervous) rookie. However, I needn't have worried as from their helpfulness during the booking process, their flexibility around arrival times and the relaxing, peaceful stay on site Mr & Mrs Pope made it all so easy for me, a solo traveller, and my dog, Hetty. The site is lovely....rural not manicured and surrounded by woods with horses in the adjoining fields making a great place to chill out. I wish I could say the same about the Caravan Club main sites I stayed on which (maybe I dropped unlucky) I found to be unfriendly, unhelpful and inflexible....I'm hoping Ashling Lodge is more representative of a Caravan Club experience than the others were! Thank you Mr & Mrs Pope I will definitely be back.
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