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Padstow Touring Park
Padstow Touring Park
Padstow
Cornwall (East)   (Browse area)
PL28 8LE   See Map                                 Share Google Plus  Tweet This!  Share on Facebook
Tel: 01841 532061

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Pitches: 150
Open: Open All Year

Rating: Average Review Score: 8/10 from 129 Reviews
              8/10 from 129 Reviews


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Date of Visit: May 2009 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Dave Monks 2 reviews from this member

We stayed on this site during the good weather in May 09, we were concerned, prior to arriving, as the majority of the country had endured heavy rain, that the pitch would be soft and muddy under foot, however the drainage measures the site had introduced had given us a perfect pitch, flat, large and dry.

The toilet and shower blocks are kept very clean and are finished to a high standard with hot water available at all times, however there are negative points, the site shop is expensive although freshly baked goods offered on a daily basis are delicious and worth the extra.

The site has access to a foot path which leads to Padstow but it should be noted that it is unsuitable for push chairs and does require the user to be confident underfoot as it can be narrow, uneven with several stiles to cross . The foot path was used by us on several occasions and I would not use the path after dark or during heavy rain.

The bus service stops outside the site ( on demand ) which will take you into Padstow, however keep an eye on return times as they stop early evening and we found that taxis in Padstow can be hard to obtain ( the pub landlord called five before one agreed to pick us up after a forty minute wait )

It should also be noted that there is no local pub or take away within reasonable walking distance, so there is no nipping off for a quick pint unless it involves the bus or car!.

Date of Visit: September 2008 Unit:  Motorhome
Reviewer: Evansa 2 reviews from this member

Have stayed on this site a few times over the past few years and it just keeps getting better and better. Fits my 30ft m/home on with no problems at all. The new heated shower block is one of the best I have seen on a campsite. After speaking to the owners it looks as if this winter is going to be another busy one, with more improvements and new pitches coming in 2009.

Looking forward to returning in the spring to see how it's all going. Keep up the good work!

Ps The footpath to padstow is a real bonus.

Date of Visit: July 2008 Unit:  Tent
Reviewer: Biggasyoulike 2 reviews from this member

This was our first site for a full week away and it was fantastic! Friendly greeting with explanation (albeit at a pace) of the the site, plentiful and clean facilities (unlike recommended sites we have experienced since) and close proximity to Padstow. Liked the size of pitches which are marked out - you don't feel on top of each other unlike other sites since this one!

Lovely walk into town or shorter to Tesco for essentials. Reasonable road network to get to most other places in Cornwall or west Devon for that matter. Kids loved the park which generally felt very safe for them to play in. Shop stocks most things you'll need but can be pricey (check out nearby mini-Tesco if you have the time!)

This site has set a very high standard which will be difficult for others to achieve. Will certainly be back (just hope the weather is as kind to us again) and most people ignore this review! Oh & Rick Stein's chippy is well worth a visit but be ready to queue - Bon appetit, Ricy!

Date of Visit: August 2008 Unit:  Touring Caravan
Reviewer: TWOTWINS 1 review from this member

We have visited this park several times and have always received a warm welcome from friendly staff. The facilities have been improved with the addition of extra toilet and shower facilities, a new laundry room and extra washing up areas. The toilets etc. were always clean and tidy and the shop well stocked.

The only problem we experienced was a very wet holiday leading to our awning and those of our neighbouring pitches becoming somewhat waterlogged, due to inadequate drainage on the field, however we were informed that this was hopefully going to be rectified over the winter period, so watch this space!

The pitches are of an excellent size, we have always booked a superior pitch to gain that extra room.

We would highly recommend this site for its' easy access to padstow and many beautiful beaches nearby. Hope you have better luck with the weather!

Date of Visit: August 2008 Unit:  Tent
Reviewer: Rebeccah809 3 reviews from this member

My partner and I and our 8 year old (& 1 dog) have just returned from Padstow Touring Park for 1 week.

Fantastic park, very well laid out, with plenty of privacy and plenty of room on each plot. (We had a standard plot, the superior plots are even bigger)

Nice clean shower/toilet block. Showers are warm and very well maintained.

There is a well stocked shop (however quite pricey). But Tesco is only a short walk/drive away.

Our 8 year old absolutely loved the play area - so a thumbs up there.

All in all a nice, peaceful, small site, ideal for a family.

Will definitely return!

Date of Visit: July 2008 Unit:  Tent
Reviewer: Claire and Tom 1 review from this member

We have just returned from a 7 night stay at this campsite. Having stayed at more than a handful of sites, up and down the country, this is the best campsite we have stayed at. You are welcomed by friendly staff in the reception / shop and given a thorough explanation of the site and then directed to your allocated pitch.
The pitches are of ample size and ours was in a good location, we were near the shower block but not too close! The shower blocks are excellent with ample toilets and showers and were very clean and always had plenty of hand soap! There is a good sized washing up area with ice pack freezer which is free and allows 2 packs per pitch.
There is also an electrical socket and mirror for the use of phone chargers and hairdryers. Although we didnt use the shop it seemed well equipped. There is a daily A.M delivery from a local bakery, orders for which have to be placed by 1pm the previous day. There is also a daily visit from 'The Smoothie Van'.

The campsite is in an excellent location for the local area, short walk through the fields into Padstow and it was within easy bike or car ride to many nice local beaches. We had an excellent time and our only criticism if we had to find one was that it was slightly windy on the campsite due to the high location and for the wind we would have preferred a seaview. (The wind didnt seem related to the weaather as it was windy when sunny and rainy!) Apart from that we had a very enjoyable stay.

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