Camelford Caravan Club Site (REF : VTS)

Camelford, Cornwall, PL32 9RF

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Ideal for ...

  • Beach stays
  • Cycling
  • Dogs
  • Motorhomes
  • Walking

Why stay here ...

Located in cosy, attractive grounds, Camelford Club Site offers a fun holiday getaway for the whole family. The site puts you within easy reach of North Cornwall, which combines quiet, coastal villages like Port Isaac, Port Gaverne, Treknow and Port Quin. For those who like a bit of extra buzz, the larger seaside resorts of Padstow and Bude are not far away. The famous town of Tintagel is also nearby - here you can experience the rumoured birthplace of King Arthur and a sense of the real Camelot with its ancient medieval castle.

If you prefer to relax or take some time out then situated nearby are Bude, Newquay and Widemouth beaches and Landhydrock with lovely gardens perfect for doing so. The caravan site gives convenient access to an area rich in picturesque countryside villages, each with their own hospitable inn serving real ales and wholesome Cornish food.

For golf lovers, a championship golf course is conveniently placed adjacent to the caravan park, and offer members discounts on golf, food and drink.

Things to do on site ...

  • Golf

Facilities on site ...

  • BBQs allowed: charcoal, gas, electric
  • Disabled facilities: facilities for wheelchair disabled
  • Disabled shower room
  • Drive over waste disposal for motorhomes
  • Electric hook-up
  • Gas
  • Holiday Cottage
  • Laundry facilities
  • Motorhome service point
  • Toilet block
  • TV reception: fair
  • Wi-Fi

Prices

Extras

Price per night for extra car: £2.00

Supplements

Pitches

Touring pitch types Awning Without Awning
Standard (electric & hardstanding)

Yes

Standard (electric & grass)

Yes

Non-electric (hardstanding)
Non-electric (grass)
Serviced (electric & hardstanding)
Serviced (electric & grass)
Super (electric & hardstanding)

Nearby

Walking notes:

There are various walks in the local area, and the Bodmin Moor Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and South West Coastal Path are close by too.

Supermarket notes:

The closest are the Co-op and Spar in Camelford. Tesco, Aldi and Lidl in Wadebridge are about 10 miles from the site.

Great savings on days out

Offers available to Club members

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Directions

From the North and East: Take the A39 through Camelford, continue past the supermarket on the left (road narrows to single lane). Turn right after the Valley Truckle sign onto the B3266, signposted Tintagel, Boscastle. In about 0.25 miles (just past garage) turn left off right bend. Site is on the left in about 90 metres. Note: do not turn into road in Camelford signposted Boscastle.

From the South West: Do not use Sat Nav. From Wadebridge, take the A39 north, signposted Bude. After approximately 9 miles, pass the junction of B3266 on the right from Bodmin, immediately before the BP petrol station. Take the next left B3266 to Tintagel/Boscastle. Pass Atlantic garage on the left. Turn at the next left on the right hand bend. Site is on the left in 75 metres.

Sites key: Club Site

Postcode:
PL32 9RF
GPS:
Lat 50.615336 / Lon -4.690298
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OS field ref:
SX098829
OS map ref:
200
Handbook map ref:
D2

Transport links

  • Bus stop within 1 mile
  • Buses go to: Wadebridge, Bodmin, Boscastle, Port Issac, Tintagel, Bude
  • Car hire on site
  • Daily public Transport within 1 mile
  • Nearest port: Plymouth (50 miles)

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Nice site

Not stayed here before and I found it to be a very nice site. It is small but well laid out, quite sloping on the grass pitches but, luckily, I got one of the hardstandings which have been levelled. It is a very peaceful site with lovely views over surrounding countryside. The dog walk is very small but I think this is a necessity due to the constraints of the size of the site - but I found a footpath and field opposite to take the dogs to (via public footpath). Friendly wardens too. A great location from which to explore the North Cornwall coast etc.

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Excellent site

Our 5 night stay at Camelford was fantastic. The weather during our stay was not brilliant but it was more than compensated by the hospitality of the camp site management. Robin & Ian were brilliant hosts, nothing was too much trouble. The site is extremely clean and well serviced. The shop offered more than enough essentials. Our dog also enjoyed his holiday there! We were very impressed and look forward to returning. Definitely a 5 star visit.
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Second Choice

We stayed here in July whilst walking the South West Coast Path, we really wanted to stay on Trewethet Farm but it was booked so settled on Camelford. The site is really well maintained and the Wardens were very friendly and helpful. The toilet/shower facilities are very old and in desperate need of an upgrade. Views from the site are great. Although on a country lane we found it quite noisy with traffic. Note the Handbook states "High tension power cables cross the site, but not over the pitching area", WRONG, the cables are right over the pitching area and I'm afraid that had we not been able to get a pitch away from these we would not have stayed. The site served its purpose for us but I doubt that we would use it again. Camelford itself was a huge disappointment.

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Fantastic Site Team

We stayed at this site during the school holidays and the site was spotless, as was the toilet facilities. Rob & Ian are the best Managers we have ever met, in many years caravanning and now with a Motorhome. They were Mega friendly, extremely helpful and always available for a chat. They regularly walked around the site, which is something many managers don't do. When they mentioned the rules on arrival, it didn't sound like you are being told off as many managers do. I would highly recommend this site to anybody that wants a fabulous holiday. Thanks Rob & Ian we will see you again.
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Ticked All Our Boxes

We picked this site to use as a base for walking the South West Coastal Path. Access was very straightforward and the site offers a mixture of hard standing and grass pitches - some more level than others. Extremely friendly and helpful wardens who keep the site looking great - thank you. Although the site was almost full, it was very quiet - maybe because it is quite a distance from the beach and other attractions. That said, it's a personal preference as to what's important for you. Easy walk into Camelford for basic shopping. Limited walking from the site - the lanes are busy and traffic tends to travel at speed. Dog walk is basic - a small fenced area adjacent to the road. Transport needed to get further afield. All in all, site offered good value for money and we will definitely revisit.
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Telephone:
01840 212206

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Our Wi-Fi hotspot service on this site means internet access is available within a pre-determined, communal area of the site.