New England Bay Caravan Club Site

Port Logan, Stranraer, Dumfries & Galloway, DG9 9NX, Scotland

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Ideal for ...

  • Beach stays
  • Cycling
  • Dogs
  • Families
  • Walking

Why stay here ...

New England Bay is a coastal Club Site on the shore of Luce Bay. It is carefully landscaped into seven pitching areas, each with a different character and lovely sea views. The Caravan and Motorhome Club Site has direct access to a clean and sandy beach which is ideal for swimming, sailing, water sports and sea angling. The peaceful and picturesque location also provides an ideal base for exploring the machars and Rhins of Galloway, one of the unspoilt corners of Scotland.

The area surrounding New England Bay Club Site has a wealth of wild flowers and bird life, the Galloway Coastal Path follows the site boundary on the beach side and the quiet lanes are ideal for cycling and running. Terally Riding Centre, 2 miles away, offers pony trekking. The nearby RSPB Visitor Centre and Mull of Galloway Lighthouse will provide a range of entertainment and education for you and your family. The nearby town of Stranraer has golf courses, green bowling, a swimming pool, sports centre, theatre and cinema. There are a number of local gardens to visit including Port Logan Botanic Gardens, Ardwell Gardens and Logan House Gardens, while Castle Kennedy Gardens and Glenwhan Gardens are a pleasant drive from the site. That Marine Fish Pond is a Victorian curiosity. Port Patrick, only a 20 minute drive away, is a pretty harbour with a Lifeboat Station, shops and good places to eat. The Titanic experience in Belfast is a possible excursion from Cairnryan Port.

Things to do on site ...

  • Fishing
  • Games room
  • Playground

Facilities on site ...

  • Baby changing facilities
  • BBQs allowed: charcoal, gas, electric
  • Disabled facilities: facilities for wheelchair disabled
  • Disabled shower room
  • Dishwashing area
  • Dog walk from site
  • Drive over waste disposal for motorhomes
  • Electric hook-up
  • Family washroom
  • Gas
  • Late arrivals area with electric hook-up
  • Laundry facilities
  • Toilet block
  • TV reception: fair
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi charge
  • Wi-Fi rating: Bronze

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Walking notes:
A good walking route from the site is a circular walk to Port Logan and back to the site via Drummore.

Supermarket notes:

The closest are Lidl (MH access), Morrisons and Tesco in Stranraer, about 14 miles from the site.

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Directions

From North on A77: approaching Stranraer follow signposts for the A77, Portpatrick. About 1.5 miles past Stranraer continue on the A716 (signposted Drummore). The Site is on the left in 10.75 miles (2.5 miles past Ardwell).   From East on A75: about 2 miles past Glenluce fork left onto A715/B7084 (signposted Drummore). In about 6 miles continue onto A716 (signposted Drummore). The Site is on the left in about 6 miles (about 1 mile past the B7065 junction).

Sites key: Club Site

Postcode:
DG9 9NX
GPS:
Lat 54.73784 / Lon -4.92142
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OS field ref:
NX120420
OS map ref:
82
Handbook map ref:
D11

Transport links

  • Nearest port: Cairnryan (20 miles)

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Excellent stay during difficult times

We spent 4 nights at this excellently situated site. You should go on on your electric bikes to the Lighthouse and call into the felt makers art studio. The staff were excellent and friendly and everything was in place for a safe stay just a pity some of the people had no care about the COVID virus. We thoroughly enjoyed our first outing in our new campervan.
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Good for dogs....and Humans.

Just had 10 days here, weather a bit wet, and most of the pitches are on grass, but don't worry, ground is very firm with beach stones under the grass. Good for dogs, beach easily accessible, some pitches very isolated so easy to find a quiet place to enjoy your stay. Lots to see locally, most places are open despite Covid, Logan Gardens, Mull of Galloway restaurant, lighthouse closed though. Wardens working very hard to keep the facilities clean. We used our own shower and toilet. One of our favourite sites.
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Perfect location

Had two nights in our motor home at New England, Great view right on the coastline, a bit breezy but nice and refreshing.. Site is well laid out with plenty of space between pitches either hardstanding or grass. Toilet are spotless and only two people allowed in at a time which is very reassuring regarding Covid. The only negative would be the service area for the motor homes, it would be better if there was a designated area for this as it can cause a little congestion, also hand sanitizer at the bins would be a good idea. Would definitely return to this site.
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Perfect for Pandemic

Other members have reviewed the qualities and opportunities offered by NEBay, but I thought it might be helpful to consider the site in light of Covid-19 restrictions, following our 21 night stay. The site has a number of advantages. First, its scale - a large, well spread, generously spaced site where even at busy times, seclusion is possible. Second, the benefit of two well-positioned communal blocks that are twice-daily fully managed for Covid-19 by four experienced wardens. Third, location in a sparsely populated peninsular offering a variety of coastal and inland walks, or short car trips to places of interest, such as the botanical gardens, Port Logan and Mull of Galloway lighthouse.
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Lovely site and brilliant wardens. Had a few nights here great place to unwind.
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Telephone:
01776 860275

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<p>Unfortunately this Club campsite will be closed for the remainder of 2020.</p> <p>Why not book for 2021? Only pay 5% VAT until March 2021. A 12.5% reduction on all published prices will be applied to your booking when you arrive and pay for your stay on site.</p>