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Wakefield
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Went here for one night and was very pleased with what I found. The 'sea view' is a little optimistic but a small patch of water can be seen if you stand in the right place. Facilities are decent, and it's good to have a bar and other conveniences available. I would imagine it gets pretty full in the height...

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Chipping Norton, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2016

This was a return visit for us this year. Staff were helpful and friendly. We camped near the usual showers and then on the last morning discovered the new showers!. They are brilliant you have basically got your own private bathroom and endless hot water. Would like to point out that these are free! (no hassle of buying tokens) We...

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Thank Alison K
Reviewed 18 September 2016

First time booking a yurt. Great fun even with the rain as we had a wood burner. Nice clean toilets and great value clubhouse with very friendly and helpful staff. Really nice site but a bit of a walk to Swanage town centre, but taxi back was cheap for a night out in the town.

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Thank Lesley R
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Iv been visiting this campsite atleast twice a year since I was 10 years of age. It has a friendly family atmosphere and the staff are very welcoming! It's a 10 minute walk from the beach and shops which is perfect and there is a shop on site which opens during the day. It's quiet where ever you stay rather...

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Thank Atlanta W
Farnham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We just stayed last weekend during Swanage Folk Festival. We have stayed in the past and this time there was an additional shower and toilet block near some yurts but a long way from where we were camped. This has two good areas with hot water for washing up. We were surprised both receptions were closed not long after 6pm...

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Thank Jane8912345
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We have just spent 3days here and loved every minute, staff was so friendly and helpful, even when the loos were out of toilet roll u went 2 the bar 2 let some1 know and it was dealt with immediately. Would definitely recommend this campsite 2 other friends and family and we will definitely b going back again

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Rochester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We booked this at the last minute to complete walking the south west coast path. We had read some unsavoury reviews but decided beggars couldn't be choosers. Well we didn't need to worry. Staff are a great asset and made us VERY welcome. Great location near Swanage steam railway. Food was generally good and Sunday carvery was superb. You know...

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Bristol
Reviewed 7 September 2016

This is a caravan park with several designated camping fields that I imagine get packed on sunny weekends in the summer. It certainly wa son the August BH weekend. It is cheap, and if you can accept the slightly grubby shower facilities then this for you. There are no pitches - just find a space and pitch your tent -...

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Thank ianking49
Watford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for a weekend and were met by Claire on reception who was lovely and couldn't be more helpful to us. We arrived too late for breakfast on Saturday but JC still made us a lovely full breakfast and coffee which was very appreciated. JC again went out of his way to get us dinner on the Saturday...

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Thank Clair O
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Great place the staff were the best we come across helpful could not do any more to make us welcome. We were supposed to leave Sunday at 11 am then one of the staff said "are you not staying for the carvery " best carvery all cooked fresh lots of local people call in just for this. We actually left...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)

Additional Information about Herston Caravan & Camp Site

Address: Washpond Lane, Swanage, Dorset BH19 3DJ, Swanage BH19 3DJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Isle of Purbeck > Swanage
Number of rooms: 120
Also Known As:
Herston Caravan & Camp Site Hotel Swanage
Herston Caravan And Camp Site
Herston Caravan & Camp Site Swanage, Isle Of Purbeck
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