Burrs Country Park Caravan Club Site (REF : BCP)
Woodhill Road, Bury, Lancashire, BL8 1DAView on map
Why stay here ...
Previously an historic mill, Burrs Country Park Club Site has much to offer the whole family - from relaxing river and countryside walks to contemporary art, and with the nostalgic East Lancashire Steam Railway passing by. The caravan site also gives you easy access to the beautiful country park situated just north of Bury town centre, and is handy for trips into Manchester using the direct tramlink. The city of Manchester, just half an hour away by Tramlink, is a perfect base for big football matches, concerts and events, not to mention the extensive retail therapy options that Manchester has to offer. The Bury Tramlink station is just a 25 minute walk or short bus journey away.
Burrs Country Park Club Site is based around the River Irwell and the remains of two cotton mills - Higher Woodhill Mill and Burrs Mill. Extensive development of the mill has left interesting archaeological remains and water courses in the area. Travelling north and east of Bury, you will find picturesque countryside with numerous small towns and villages, with industrial heritage to explore.
Burrs Country Park Railway Station has now opened and is the East Lancashire Railway's newest station, just a 5 minute stroll from our site. Find out more about the exclusive member offer. To take advantage of any special member benefits on offer, your signed membership card must be presented.
Leave M66 at junction 2 onto A58 (signposted Bury) then follow brown signs to East Lancs Railway. Continue on A58 (signposted Bury). Pass Bury Market on right and at traffic lights (with Bury Town Hall and Registry Office on left) continue downhill on A58 and follow signposts to Bolton, Ramsbottom. At traffic lights (Toyota garage on left) keep in right hand lane and follow signposts to Tottington, Ramsbottom and brown signposts to Burrs Country Park. Keep in the same lane through next 2 sets of traffic lights; 300 yards past office building turn right into Woodhill Road (brown signpost to Burrs Country Park Club Site). Follow the road to end, onto cobbles and over bridge into site. A double barrier system is manned until 20:00. Please arrive beforehand and if delayed, phone the site before 20:00.
- BL8 1DA
- Lat 53.61054 / Lon -2.30484
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- Bus stop within 1 mile
- Buses go to: Bury and Ramsbottom
- Car hire on site
- Daily public Transport within 1 mile
- Nearest port: Liverpool (40 miles)
- Nearest train station: Bury Metrolink
- Train station within 5 miles
Two for the price of one with a 'Freedom of the Line' ticket
Board one of the East Lancashire Railway's heritage steam and diesel trains and begin your journey back to yesteryear soaking up the beautiful Irwell Valley with its rolling green hills and charming villages as you go. The East Lancashire Railway provides a truly unique journey along a twelve mile route through the beautiful Lancashire landscape.
One person travels free when accompanied by a 'Freedom of the Line' ticket holder. Not valid on event days. Tickets must be used at the same time, lowest priced ticket is free. Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.
Telephone: 0161 764 7790
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Just spent 6 nights on this site with grand kids, I was greeted from a friendly couple in the office. Yes I agree it is overpriced so not be returning better sites to go to. Clean shower block but in need for a refit very shabby. The following day I watched one of the wardens who was cutting the grass shout unprofessional at a old man who had parked his car on the grass this was disgusting to see I was 4 Caravan’s away but could hear every word not a very nice man and in my eyes a bully, not a people’s person and in the wrong job. A couple of days later the old man was telling my husband about it he told the warden not to shout at him.
Comment from the Club
Many thanks for the review. The site staff have been in touch as they work hard to ensure everyone has a wonderful time at their site and assist members where they can. The site staff was trying to stop the gentleman driver from driving his car and caravan onto the grass as he was sinking rapidly. The grass was very boggy after at least 3 weeks heavy rain. The Gentleman had a motormover so our site staff wanted to help him and ensure he did not put himself in a potentially dangerous postition.
Site contact details
- 0161 761 0489