Blackpool South Caravan Club Site (REF : BLP)

Cropper Road, Marton, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY4 5LB

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Ideal for ...

  • Beach stays
  • Cycling
  • Dogs
  • Families

Why stay here ...

In an area which traditionally has a mild, warm climate making it an excellent summer getaway, Blackpool South Club Site is level and open, with good screening from the road. The caravan park gives visitors convenient access to the town of Blackpool, which as Britain's premier seaside resort offers non-stop amusement for the whole family from morning to night. Children can also enjoy the playground on site, and horse riding which is based just around the corner.

Blackpool South Club Site is an ideal gateway to the beautiful Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Parks. Famous attractions include The Sands and the Illuminations (late August to early November) and the Blackpool Pleasure Beach where you will find thrilling rides like the tallest, scariest roller coaster in the UK.

But the reasons to stay at Blackpool South aren't limited to the city limits of Blackpool. Just a few miles south of the site are the more relaxed towns of Lytham and St Anne's, famous for their golf courses and elegant shopping arcades as well as beautiful restaurants and exhilarating walks. St Anne's has plenty of sandy beaches ideal for families, and in Lytham you can take a leisurely stroll around Lowther Park or along Lytham Green. Blackpool South Club Site really does have something for everyone anytime of the year.

Things to do on site ...

  • Playground

Facilities on site ...

  • Baby changing facilities
  • BBQs allowed: charcoal, gas, electric
  • Disabled facilities: facilities for wheelchair disabled
  • Disabled shower room
  • Dishwashing area
  • Drive over waste disposal for motorhomes
  • Electric hook-up
  • Family washroom
  • Gas
  • Laundry facilities
  • Motorhome service point
  • Toilet block
  • TV reception: good
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi charge
  • Wi-Fi rating: Gold

Prices

Extras

Price per night for extra car: £2.00

Supplements

Pitches

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

Yes

Yes

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

Nearby

Walking notes:

There are good walks along the esplanade, beach and cosat. Beacon Fell Country Park has woodland, moorland and farmland to explore. Climb to the summit for spectacular views of the Forest of Bowland and Morecambe Bay.

Supermarket notes:
The closest are Tesco, Asda and Morrisons, all within two miles of the site.

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Directions

From M55: continue past junction 4 and in 0.75 mile turn left at roundabout (signposted St Anne's, Airport); within 0.5 mile at roundabout turn left (second exit) into Cropper Road. Site on left in 60 yards. The site’s security barriers are open between 9am-8pm. If you have booked in advance and experience unforeseen delays to your journey, please telephone the site office before 8pm. If you propose to visit without an advance booking, we strongly advise that you telephone the site between 9am-8pm prior to arrival.

Sites key: Club Site

Postcode:
FY4 5LB
GPS:
Lat 53.78929 / Lon -2.99829
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OS field ref:
SD343330
OS map ref:
102
Handbook map ref:
F9

Transport links

  • Bus stop within 1 mile
  • Buses go to: Blackpool
  • Car hire on site
  • Daily public Transport within 1 mile
  • Nearest port: {0}
  • Nearest train station: Blackpool South
  • Train station within 5 miles

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Great Site But..

This was a great site with the usual cleanliness and standard that we are used to with the caravan club. We chose this site for easy access to the Blackpool attractions as we have 2 children. What I hadn’t realised was the bus is over a 30 minute walk away, so I had to drive the family to Blackpool every day. We also had issues with the dogs as there is no dog walking on site and the roads outside the site were very busy. The wardens suggested a 15 minute drive to take them to the dunes. However the biggest issue by far was the attitude of the duty wardens! There was no friendly warm welcome which we are used to, just a very abrupt warden who was very unfriendly. During the stay I had further encounters with this warden and both were unfriendly and confrontational. On the last day of the stay the wardens changes and I have to say the new wardens were fabulous. Due to the unfriendly welcome, we won’t come back to this site.

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Good for families

Great site but.....

Very clean site and well maintained as it's expected of caravan Club sites this is no different we did enjoy our stay here however the location is a major concern as if you don't want to take your motorhome out yhen taxis or bus service is your only option as there is nowhere within walking distance so if you don't mind getting taxis and paying £8 just to get into town or walking for 30 minutes just to get to a bus stop this site is fine. On our next visit to this area we will probably stay in a campsite in Lytham itself as they are much closer to bus stops it's a shame because the club site itself is excellent just a very poor location as I'm sure I read in other reviews regarding this site
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Great site very well looked after

We stayed for the weekend. We arrived on Friday tea time to a friendly welcome. This was our firstime out with a new outfit and the warden was really helpful. We forgot several things including outside chairs the wardens brought us some to borrow!! The weather was lovely and this really helped make the weekend. One of the reasons we bought our motorhome was to try and get our almost teenager in the outdoors more - he spent most of the weekend on the park making new friends. The site was spotless and the wardens were around lots keeping on top of things but always had a smile and found time to chat. Brilliant relaxing weekend - we will definately be back
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Spotless Site

Stayed here for 3 nights while visiting family, the site itself is spotless as are the facilities which is a credit to the very friendly wardens. The pitches are more than generous in size plenty with trees for shade in summer,the access to the site is extremely easy due to the location which is 1 min for the Motorway would definitely recommend and would return in a heartbeat excellent

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Good for families

Lovely clean site ideally located for Blackpool centre.

The site is easy to find, wardens are helpful on arrival. After reading the reviews about road noise we chose pitch 58 which was away from the road, there was an event going on nearby with live bands which created some noise but it was quite after 10:30pm. The facilities where nice and clean and the site in general was well kept. There is a small park for children, but not much more on site for them. There is a good information hut facing the reception with lots of useful information. Overall a good site, one which we will definitely return to.
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Telephone:
01253 762051

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Site information

Please be aware that a section of Cropper Road will be closed from 6-17 August. Please follow the route to the site as stated in the Sites Directory and Handbook, which will avoid the road closure. 

Please note that there is no late night arrivals area at this site.

Will members please ensure that they follow the instructions in the members Handbook and not use sat nav when coming to the site.

Please note: we now ask all visitors to arrive from 1:00 pm, the latest time of departure remain at 12:00pm.