One thing we would have liked to have seen was hand sanitiser placed at the service points. 5. Clean. The closest is Tesco Extra in Ilfracombe, about 3 miles from the site. 3 of 5 of With miles of coastal footpaths for hardy walkers and dog owners, this holiday getaway offers something special for everyone. Welcome to Willingcott Valley – a collection of self-catering holiday cottages near Woolacombe, North Devon. Glimpses of Lundy Island can be seen across the water which makes for a captivating sight. This is a great day out and the whole family can enjoy the falconry and sheepdog display which stars 'Mist' the sheepdog. Plus thousands of other campsites and caravan parks in UK and Europe. Have been at Willingcott for the past week and are thoroughly enjoying our stay. Had a lovely welcome when we arrived, everything fully explained . During the week other areas around us were cut but our pitch wasn’t and still wasn’t 6 days later. 5, Rated 5 of A major disappointment with our stay was the manner with which some totally ignored the Covid-19 restrictions. There are sensible measures in place to ensure good hygiene but we never had any issues getting access to facilities as a family of five. Find out why we use cookies and how to manage your settings. If you are a pitch up and stay camper you won't be disappointed. The caravan park is both quiet and peaceful out of peak season yet offers a vibrant family site at other times of the year. A sharp contrast to the private site across the road which looked immaculate (like pitching on someone's lawn) maybe staff numbers are an issue, I don't know but overall - I don't think I would return and would look at other options in the area. COVID sensible. I think the club needs to get back to basics with good pitches with short grass up to date electrical bollards, update to first class toilet facilities and maybe a bit of customer care at reception. But we found that the local area, especially Woolacombe, has become very commercialised compared to our children hood memories. Supermarket notes:. Clean. Note: approach from South on B3231 not recommended. Aller Cross, Devon, Devon and Cornwall, EX36 3RD. 4 of I won’t be using this site again and as our first experience of the caravan and motorhome club I was disappointed. This is a nice site good toilet block and washing facilities and we will be back .I am obviously not the only member to voiced concerns over the state of grass pitches, so please get the wardens to cut the grass to a suitable length . Register. Will be back soon . 4 of There is no dog walk on this site and the area you cross to get to it has very long grass and then the disused railway track you go onto off the site is totally overgrown and has speeding cyclists on it so beware, the dog bin wa over flowing which myhusband told them about to get it emptied as needs emptying daily. In fact I would go as far as to so in peak summer, it would be our living hell! We shall certainly return. Clean facilities, friendly staff and a thoroughly enjoyable week for 5 of us. In fact I would go as far as to so in peak summer, it would be our living hell! 5 of Other years the site has been well kept and tidy and the flower beds tidy not so this year. About Caravan and Motorhome Club Classifieds, CAMC Willingcott Caravan Club Site 2020.pdf, Save on attractions in Devon & Cornwall.pdf, £13 saving per night on Club Site pitch fees. Just joined the caravan club having been caravanning for over 30 years and normally use CCC sites and private sites. Willingcott Caravan And Motorhome Club Site, Woolacombe Campsites, Devon (North) Towards the beginning of each month, we will put pitches on sale for the same month next year. 39 independent visitor Reviews of Willingcott Caravan And Motorhome Club Site, Woolacombe in Devon (North) scoring 8/10. The grass pitch we were allocated was vey wet and very uneven . The caravan park is both quiet and peaceful out of peak season yet offers a vibrant family site at other times of the year. Situated in the beautiful Torridge Valley between the Dartmoor and Exmoor National Parks, Rosemoor is a gorgeous garden surrounded by woodland. Grass around the caravans that appeared to be seasonal pitches was over a foot high. Check Willingcott Caravan Club Site in Woolacombe, Willingcott Hill on Cylex and find ☎ 01271 870554, contact info, ⌚ opening hours. Had a lovely welcome when we arrived, everything fully explained . 236 likes. This worked really well as it is a large building and we did not have to queue at all during our stay. Just returned from a week at this site. We’ve spent over 100 years enjoying the great outdoors and we’re passionate about bringing likeminded people together. Glorious weather and as usual friendly wardens and good clean facilities. P & C. Nice site. If you are a pitch up and stay camper you won't be disappointed. 5, Rated During the week other areas around us were cut but our pitch wasn’t and still wasn’t 6 days later. We were blessed with lovely late summer sunshine and enjoyed days on Woolacombe and Croyde beaches. This campsite is currently closed until 24 March 2021. Home. Flower beds that had been planted out around the site at the beginning of the season were overgrown with weeds and the whole site looked neglected. Stayed at end of September. What happened to first come first served. The site is only a mile from Borough Farm, home to the Channel Five series 'Mist Sheepdog Tales'. The Site team can advise where the hotspots are at each Club Site. We have listened to your feedback and understand how important it is for you to stay connected during your stay. Previously the weather may have been wet but during the week we were there it was certainly dry enough to cut. Enjoy a Honey Factory Tour, honey tasting, beekeeping demo, beekeeping tractor tour, candle rolling and exploring the Nectar Gardens. 5 of Having read some previous reviews I was very apprehensive. Find things to do near to Willingcott Caravan Club Site. 5, Rated What no Credit Check Loans are Available for me? This was partly because several of the grass pitches had been affected by earlier rain. Unless your'e lucky enough to bag a hard-standing pitch, the grass one's are badly in need of cutting. I have nothing against motor homes everyone to their own ,but with the increase of motor homes the cc should be providing more hard standings. Caravan and Motorhome Club WILLINGCOTT-SITE We have stores in the UK & ROW, Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the USA - please use the flags icons on the left to navigate to your specific region Ilfracombe is a Club Site that welcomes both caravans and motorhomes. News, views, offers, competitions - sign up to our email newsletters for the latest in motorhomes, caravans, shows, camping and more. Unfortunately a lot of the pitches on grass seemed to become muddy very quickly obviously owing to the previous weeks rain. By continuing to use our website you acknowledge that you are happy to receive all cookies. We have experienced no Queues even though this COVID carry on continues! The site itself is a lovely location to visit the North Devon coast. We took our electric bikes and rode the tarmac’d path all the way. P & C. Nice site. Site looking a picture, even with the recent weather. Disabled facilities: facilities for wheelchair disabled, This is a Tourer Explorer site, where kids become. Our welcome was warm and informative. td {border: 1px solid #ccc;}br {mso-data-placement:same-cell;} Just returned from a week here. The toilet block was clean and warm and this site has decided to dispense with the wristband systems we have encountered at previous sites. There are no lights by the gate to this lane so at night it’s pitch dark and can’t be used to take your dogs there. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay and our thanks to the staff for making it enjoyable. The caravan park is both quiet and peaceful out of peak season yet offers a vibrant family site at other times of the year. 5, Rated We were a bit apprehensive arriving at Willingcott given earlier reviews but we needn't have been worried. The site is both quiet and peaceful out of peak season yet offers a vibrant family site at other times of the year. It is very clean and well maintained the site management are working hard to keep the site and facilities clean and tidy, something they do well despite the efforts of some who insist on undermining all their efforts but leaving empty alcohol bottles in toilets cubicles or generally not cleaning the facilities after make use of them. Remember, you only pay 5% VAT until March 2021. Other years the site has been well kept and tidy and the flower beds tidy not so this year. The toilet block on site (just the one) is kept spotless and warm. But we found that the local area, especially Woolacombe, has become very commercialised compared to our children hood memories. We managed to get a pitch at the lower end of the caravan site which was less windy, as it can be very windy here, and being hard standing it meant that if it did rain we wouldn’t get muddy. 5, Rated 5. Fortunately the electric took the strain. Baldwin's Crescent, Crymlyn Burrows, Swansea, Wales, SA1 8PT. Walked into Ilfracombe on Saturday, just over 4.5 miles , easy walking on old railway/ cycle track. By continuing to use our website you acknowledge that you are happy to receive all cookies. On arrival our grass on our pitch was about two weeks growth long and I asked the site warden on the Sunday if it could be cut and he said maybe Monday maybe Tuesday I don’t know. I needn't have been in regards of the site, the staff or anything in their control. The site boasts direct access for cyclists to the National Cycle Network route 27 and North Devon Cycle Network. Stayed for 1 week, had a good hard standing pitch but would of been aggrieved to have had to pitch up on the grass (very wet and overgrown). Site is on the right in 0.5 miles. 1,389 were here. Welcome to Campsite Chatter! We use cookies to ensure we give you the best experience on our website. Follow us or alternatively, you can register with our online community Club Together, Address: Caravan and Motorhome Club, East Grinstead House, East Grinstead, West Sussex, RH19 1UA. The site is in a good location to visit local beaches and surrounding area and we got a hard standing pitch that was large and level with a nice view of the Devon hills. Please note traffic congestion in Braunton. Woolacombe is quite a walk from the site and before our arrival they had experienced quite a bit of rain so the verges and grass walking down was muddy. Unkept grass dividers/edges to the fields, flower bed, signs, and particular the long grass everywhere. The Tarka Trail starts at Braunton, and Exmoor National Park offers stunning landscapes, wilderness and possible glimpses of wild red deer and native Exmoor ponies. Feedback. Parking is £2.70 per 2 hrs and you can walk and walk and walk more along the golden sands which are flat stretch for mile after mile. Walk through the wartime street, pub and air raid shelter, watch newsreels, try on 1940s style clothes and uniforms. There is a path and cycle route directly from the site and we walked into Woolacombe and Ilfracombe and also cycled on NCR 27 to Braunton and picked up the Tarka Trail along the River Taw into Barnstaple. Saunton Sands is fantastic. Given there are brushes provided it does make you wonder what home looks like! This year while I accept covid 19 has caused many problem there is no excuse for not cutting the grass and making the grass pitches a far better condition . 5, Rated Stayed at end of September. Glimpses of Lundy Island can be seen across the water which makes for a captivating sight. The nearest route to the site is 27, Taunton to Plymouth. Flower beds that had been planted out around the site at the beginning of the season were overgrown with weeds and the whole site looked neglected. Unless your'e lucky enough to bag a hard-standing pitch, the grass one's are badly in need of cutting. It is a nice site and reasonably placed for visiting nearby towns and attractions. We use cookies to ensure we give you the best experience on our website. Glimpses of Lundy Island can be seen across the water. The tarka trail runs behind the site And there is a gate to exit the site onto it. We were keen to have a hardstanding pitch as we have a large motorhome and were very pleased when we were given a choice of three to choose from. As other reviewers have commented most routes are downhill from the site so expect uphill travel on the way back! The site is in a good location to visit local beaches and surrounding area and we got a hard standing pitch that was large and level with a nice view of the Devon hills. Had a lovely welcome when we arrived, everything fully explained . Willingcott Caravan Club Site is a spacious site divided into separate areas by Devon Banks. 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