Thursday 16 September 2021

Spring Farm, Shipdham, Dereham, Norfolk

Spring Farm, Shipdham, Dereham, Norfolk

Spring Farm is a quaint adult only campsite that provides facilities for campers, tourers and motorhomes. This site is located on the outskirts of Shipdham village which has local amenities. The nearest town is Dereham which is 5 miles away. This is a great base for those wanting to explore Norfolk.

As well as grass pitches there are 2 hard standing pitches which have grass either side. These are located close to the electric hook up points.

There are plenty of onsite facilities including:

Shower room.
Washing up area.
3 eco friendly composting toilets & a urinal.
USB charging point plus a plug socket.
Electric hook up.
Chemical toilet waste disposal.
Freshly stocked fish pond.
Recycling area.
Drinking water.
BBQs allowed.
FREE use of fire pits.
Fire wood for sale £5 per bag or campers can bring their own.

The village of Shipdham is just 0.5 mile from the campsite and has a pub, cafe, Post Office, convenience stores and church. Dereham town has takeaways, high street shops, supermarkets and activities including a bowling alley.
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Braehead Glamping, Incheberry, Fochabers, Morayshire

Braehead Glamping, Incheberry, Fochabers, Morayshire 

Braehead Glamping offers luxurious glamping accommodation in Incheberry near Fochabers. Nestled in a tranquil setting in Morayshire, this is perfect for a memorable holiday.

This is a true haven for nature lovers looking for somewhere special to stay. You can choose from a range of superb pods and yurts. A magical shepherds hut is also available. Tent and air tents can be provided.

The pods sleep between 2 to 5 people and come with a range of facilities to suit all your needs. All the pods come with a double bed, bed linen, a picnic table and bench, outdoor fire pit and an outdoor rack for wellies. The luxury pod comes with a lounge area with a double sofa bed, kitchen facilities, a TV and pizza oven.

The lavish yurt is the perfect alternative to camping and sleeps up to 4 people. Inside the yurt is a double bed and 2 single futons. All bed linen is supplied. You can also stay warm and toasty in front of the wood burner.

There is a delightful shepherds hut to stay in which sleeps up to 2 people, ideal for a romantic getaway. Inside the hut is a double bed, bed linen and a log burner to keep you cosy.

Onsite there is a communal area with cooking facilities, a dining area, a log burner and clothes drying facilities. There is an option to buy disposable BBQs and an option to hire extra duvets.
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Carron Caravan and Camping Site, Nomansland, Salisbury, Wiltshire

Carron Caravan and Camping Site, Nomansland, Salisbury, Wiltshire

Carron Caravan and Camping Site is located in the New Forest village of Nomansland. This is a 1-acre site that has great views over the Wiltshire countryside.

The caravan and camping site has 5 tent pitches and 5 caravan pitches, plus electric hookups. There are also 2 new toilets and a new shower block.

There is also a fabulous nursery with plants for sale. Pop in for herbaceous plants, a good selection available!

The site is within easy reach of Salisbury and Stonehenge. There are several excellent restaurants, an award-winning country pub and a golf course in and around the village. There are also fishing lakes and the famous Paulton Park.
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Glenshee Glamping, Blacklunans, Blairgowrie, Perthshire

Glenshee Glamping, Blacklunans, Blairgowrie, Perthshire

Glenshee Glamping offers the perfect location for your next holiday. Set amidst spectacular mountain scenery, this cosy glamping accommodation gives you a chance to get back to nature and have an outdoor experience without the hassle of setting up a tent. The 10 acre site is situated at Blacklunans, near Blairgowrie in Perthshire.

There is a variety of glamping available:

Cosy Wooden Glamping Pod - This sleeps 2 people and has a double bed with memory foam mattress, duvet and pillows.

Family Glamping Pod - This sleeps 4 and has a double bed with memory foam mattress, duvet and pillows. There are also 2 single futons that can be used for seating and extra beds.

Blackberry Hut - This shepherds hut is situated in a meadow location and sleeps 2. It has a wood burning stove and a raised double bed with memory foam mattress.

Tummelberry Hut - In a stunning position with views of mountains this shepherds hut sleeps 4 people. There is a raised double bed and a further 2 single beds that can also be used as seating.

Mulberry Cabin - This fabulous cabin sleeps 6 people. There is a double bed, 2 single beds and a double futon.

The Goods Wagon - This restored LMS Goods Wagon sleeps 5 people. There is a raised double bed and 3 bunk beds.

There is a large hot tub for 8 adults situated in the meadow overlooking the glen, this is available for booking separately and the pods also have the option of having a wood fired hot tub set up outside of the pod.

There is plenty to see and do in the area. Hill walking is popular in the area with walks available for all including low level walks taking in stunning mountains and more challenging walks up the likes of Cairnwell, Creag Leach and Ben Gulabin.
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Yurtcamp Devon Liverton, Newton Abbot, South Devon

Yurtcamp Devon, Liverton, Newton Abbot, South Devon

Yurtcamp Devon is a truly unique glamping site outside of Liverton between Ashburton and Bovey Tracey in the south of Devon. The glamping site is home to 22 beautiful yurts set in 40 acres of woodland that make ideal retreats for holidays, relaxing weekends away, family get-togethers, parties, events, celebrations, weddings and wakes.

The 22 yurts consist of:

7 large village yurts that sleep up to 6 people.
4 small village yurts that sleep 2 people and room for a travel cot.
5 large woodland yurts that sleep up to 6 people and room for a travel cot.
2 small secluded woodland yurts that sleep 2 people and room for a travel cot.
4 large secluded woodland yurts that sleep up to 6 people.

Each yurt has a log burner and is fully equipped for cooking, sleeping and relaxing in and has access to an outdoor fire pit offering the facility for campfires and barbeques.

The overall interior effect is one of much greater space and comfort than that offered by more conventional camping, yet keeping that special outdoors camping feel.

Onsite there are two farm animal pens, a games field, a zip wire, a woodland adventure course and children’s play areas plus our excellent fully licensed café bar, The Woodland Café serving a wide variety of locally sourced freshly cooked food and drink.

The site is situated midway between Exeter and Plymouth on the doorstep of Dartmoor, close to the South Hams and the beautiful English Riviera offering Blue Flag Beaches at Dawlish, Teignmouth, Torquay and Paignton. There are also many tourist attractions around to satisfy all tastes from culture to history, plus days out for the children.
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Monday 13 September 2021

Jacques Towbar Services, Fulford, North Yorkshire

Jacques Towbar Services, Fulford, North Yorkshire

Jacques Towbar Services are experienced towbar fitting and dedicated wiring kit specialists based in Fulford, North Yorkshire. 

We are a small, family-owned business that supplies and fits towbars to cars, commercial vehicles and motorhomes with a full service inclusive. No hidden extras, ensuring the job is completed from start to finish and with no need for additional trips to a car dealer. 

Our fully qualified fitting technicians have all the skills needed for fitting new generation towbar components and complex electrical wiring systems and we take great pride in our work to ensure you get the best service possible, at an affordable price.

Jacques Towbar Services are not just expert towbar fitters. Other services include:

  • Motorhome A-frames fitting.
  • Trailer servicing, repairs, & electrical fault finding.
  • Parking Aids, cameras and parking sensors.
  • Car, van, trailer, caravan and motorhome trackers.
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Monday 6 September 2021

Ruberslaw Wild Woods Camping, Denholm, Hawick, Scottish Borders

Ruberslaw Wild Woods Camping, Denholm, Hawick, Scottish Borders 

Ruberslaw Wild Woods Camping offers outstanding 'pitch your own' camping and glamping accommodation near Denholm. Our 500-acre farm is set in the centre of the Teviot Valley Special Landscape Area. We are perfect for an idyllic break in a beautiful part of the Scottish Borders.

We offer a range of wonderful experiences, whether you pitch your tent in the restored Edwardian Walled Garden or you choose one of our 3 woodland sites a short walk up into the woods, or you opt for glamping comfort in one of our remote safari tents.

A range of wildlife can be seen, including roe deer, hares & rabbits, red and grey squirrels, badgers, (who are very mischievous – one camper photographed a badger in his tent, and one 6 year old’s birthday cake was stolen the night before the party!), the occasional fox and if you are very quiet and lucky otters in the Teviot or Rulewater rivers.

Our walled garden camping pitches are small, medium, large and very large lawn pitches a Some are set under apple trees and all close to the Glasshouse, pond, and nearby Hub facilities, The garden has been beautifully restored to the original design with colourful flowering borders.

We also offer wild camping on the slopes of Ruberslaw, surrounded by hundreds of meters of woodland. Three woodland sites of seven pitches, each are available for individual bookings - you might even be lucky enough to have the wood to yourself. 

All these sites are serviced by a discreetly positioned Thunderbox pine hut. These have a sink supplied with fresh water daily for drinking, washing and washing up and a composting toilet.

All campers have the use of The Hub where you park your cars. This is an undercover “courtyard” perfect for gatherings, socialising, eating and drinking. Facilities include a large open fireplace, well-stocked shop, kitchen area, showers, loos and washing areas and Wi-Fi for the addicted.

We provide a range of classic games, including croquet, giant pick up sticks, boules, quoits and garden chess.
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