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Visitor Reviews - Castle Brake Holiday Park

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Castle Brake Holiday Park
Castle Lane
Devon (South)   (Browse area)
EX5 1HA   See Map                                 Share Google Plus  Tweet This!  Share on Facebook
Tel: 01395 232431

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Pitches: 40
Open: March To November

Rating: Average Review Score: 8/10 from 25 Reviews
              8/10 from 25 Reviews

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Date of Visit: May 2013 Unit:  Trailer Tent Rating:
Reviewer: LlewB 13 reviews from this member

Excellent campsite, located just 15 minutes from the M5 and provided us with a good base to explore the coast line from Exmouth to Lyme Regis.

Children loved the play ground, and our pitch over looking it worked out fantastically for us. There was a generator sound from the new toilet block which woke us a couple of times on our first night but got accustomed to it.

The toilet/ shower block is quite new, and was very comfortable. No need to pay for any of the water which is always a plus.

There was a regular staff presence on site, which showed in the fact looked well maintained. Everyone one we dealt with was very friendly and helpful.

Bistro on site was an added bonus, providing good food on site at a reasonable price. We had a take away an enjoyed a meal in the open air outside our camper.

Another area ticked off with a go to campsite.

Date of Visit: October 2012 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Kdillow 1 review from this member

A warm and friendly welcome awaiting our arrival at an excellent site. The shower block is probably the best I have seen anywhere, and due to most caravans being permanent was not heavily used. The Bistro and Bar on site served good food and an excellent pint of real Ale. The prices for both the weeks camp, and the food was very reasonable. I will certainly visit again. The site was awfully wet when we visited and was suffering with ankle deep mud. Help was at hand from the staff laying down boards where required. The only thing that would improve our pitch would be a path connecting the hard standing with the road. I guess this isn't such a problem in the summer!

Date of Visit: September 2012 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: J bonus 5 reviews from this member

This was a lovely, peaceful site and we had a nice view of the hills from our hard standing super serviced pitch.

It was really quiet, even though, over the weekend, there were children around. The toilet block was excellent and 'bang up to date', even though it was a little walk from our pitch, which we didn't mind too much.

As the site was a distance from any amenities, it would be great if the shop was much bigger!

Sadly, we couldn't use the local bus service - there wasn't any!

The staff were very friendly and helpful.

Best of all, the price was incredible - we had a discount for our age and it gave us a lot of extra money for petrol etc.

Date of Visit: July 2012 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Metalmickey 4 reviews from this member

My wife and I have just returned from a week long stay at Castle Brake caravan park. We have an Elldis Avante 505 tourer and were on a hardstanding pitch which incorporated mains electric, water tap and drain.

As we are over 50, we got a reduced rate of 70 for the week, which we thought was very good. The reception staff are all friendly and made us welcome on arrival.

The area had just had the worst rain for as long as they could remember, but the pitch was well drained. We were advised not to park on the grass if possible, to reduce damage, understandable in the circumstances.

Our pitch (pitch 2) was quite short and the caravan hitch was almost on the road, but that and the fact that the touring pitches with hardstandings were approximately 200 metres from the very well maintained toilet block, would be our only gripe.

The photo on the front of the brochure shows the toilet block surrounded by caravans. The majority of these are seasonal pitches. The grass touring field is much closer to the facilities.

The site is very easy to get to from the M5, is really quiet, the only noise coming from occasional vehicles using the lane behind the touring pitches to access the village of Woodbury.

It is approximately 4. 5 miles from the M5 to the turning by the 'Halfway Inn' which is something to bear in mind.

As the site is off the beaten track, you will need your car to get to anywhere, unless you are walkers or cyclists, which would make this an ideal site for exploring the area.

We enjoyed our stay very much despite the weather and would return, but choose a different pitch if available.

Date of Visit: August 2011 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Happycampster 2 reviews from this member

Great Site. Loved that the tents camping was separate to the caravans. Staff were really friendly and helpful and even suggested we checked out the pitch before we decided to pay due to the bad weather. The great service block warm well equipped, clean and loads of hot water. Had everything you needed, plus I love the fact there were baths. Nice to have a bar and was a really great atmosphere. We really loved this site but sadly have not been able to book in again at last minute. This is our fault but our jobs do dictate when we can get away. Fully recommend this site

Date of Visit: August 2011 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Ross Family 8 reviews from this member

Hadn't realised this site was part of a Haven / Hoseseasons site so there were lots of static caravans at the top end of the site and I'm not sure we would have chosen it if I had realised.

That said, we were in a small field at the bottom of the site in a grouping of 5 families (pleased the site could guarantee us all together). No gazebos allowed however.

The centre of the field was good for ball games. Play area for children was good and frequented by our bunch of 8 - 14 year olds.

Toilet block was clean and modern. Washing up area was fine but maybe a bit exposed if it had been raining.

The bistro cafe on site provided good food, but we went as a party of 20 and they couldn't cope with us all at the same time - one families food arrived 45 minutes before ours.

Overall - OK, might return.

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