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Visitor Reviews - Ferry Meadows Caravan Club Site

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Ferry Meadows Caravan Club Site
Ham Lane
Cambridgeshire   (Browse area)
PE2 5UU   See Map                                 Share Google Plus  Tweet This!  Share on Facebook
Tel: 01733 233526

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Pitches: 265
Open: Open All Year

Rating: Average Review Score: 9/10 from 85 Reviews
              9/10 from 85 Reviews

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Reviews:  85 in total, now showing 13 to 18                 Previous 6          Next 6
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Date of Visit: August 2013 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Jed and Mag Morg 12 reviews from this member

Just returned from a stay at Ferry meadows with our daughter, son-in-law and grand daughter. This site is very big indeed and covers two main sites one on each side of the road. The good points are that it is in a superb setting. If you have bikes then the paths around the local lakes are really superb. Completely safe you can let your dog run alongside you! Facilities are superb and spotless. Downside is 'lock your bikes up well' there have been thefts over the summer with police on site now doing security markings on bikes. Also no TV signal surprisingly. Not everyone has a satellite dish with them! Had to use the booster cable to get any main channel. Also phone signal was very limited and my wife had no signal at all. The internet wifi was also only partially available on a small section of the site. So yes a beautiful site but with a few technical issues which really need sorting.

Date of Visit: August 2013 Unit:  Campervan Rating:
Reviewer: Magictricky 5 reviews from this member

Beautiful site.

Great location with the cycle paths and country park next door.

Pub/carvery within walking distance.

Clean toilet block and hot showers.

Bit of a pain having to use the code lock on the doors every time you use them and the children struggle to reach the lock and also remember the code.

Electric hook up points and tv points at pitches.

Terrible WI FI but it's made clear before you book.

Site immaculate other than the odd pile of dog mess from inconsiderate owners. (we cycled through some!)

A little bit frosty on reception.

If its your first time at a caravan club site then be warned! You will get little sympathy and get talked down to a bit.

Rest of the staff were very friendly. Warden was very helpful and attentive when needed.

Play area was well kept and in good order.

Great for the kids to cycle. 99% of the people there when we were adhered to the 5mph speed limit.

Reception shop very sparse with some out of date sweets.

Would certainly go again.

Date of Visit: July 2013 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: Simon59 3 reviews from this member

Really enjoyed this site - Nene Park which is adjoining is a fantastic place for walks or bike rides. The site is very well maintained and the wardens work hard to keep this standard. If you are in a motorhome then you are a bit limited for close local shops but the Granary Beefeater is just down the road and the local Notcutts Garden Centre also does breakfast. The showers and toilets were exceptionally clean at the site and they do sell a few basics in reception if you are desperate for supplies. The scenery in the nearby park is amazing and on a hot sunny day breathtaking so we will be going back here as soon as we can.

Date of Visit: June 2013 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: Daffodil1941 29 reviews from this member

What a lovely site. Friendly staff at reception, you could order papers and they sold milk bread and other things you should need. The toilet block was very good clean with plenty of loos, privacy cubicles and showers. The site is split by the road to the park, what a lovely place that was, lots of walks round the lakes, plenty of play areas for the children with a couple of cafes. The other walk from the site was to a lovely garden centre with a café, and a pub that did nice food. The golf course was at the side of the pub and some of the people from the site played there, often you could watch the players come in on the eighteenth in the sun with a glass of wine very pleasant. There is a steam train that runs from the small station just down from the site on a weekend and I think Wednesday to Peterborough a discount was given if you took your receipt from the site, we did not use it as we just did the local walks of which there is plenty. The walks are safe for children on bikes as long as supervised. There was a Tesco close by which I walked to as this was the nearest place for a cash machine. We will be back for longer next time we loved it.

Date of Visit: June 2013 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Lisa.72 7 reviews from this member

We are first time caravanners and picked up our new van on the Friday morning and headed off to Ferry Meadows which is about 40 mins from home. We were very nervous about pretty much everything, towing, siting the van, setting up etc etc but we could not have picked a better site to begin our caravanning career! The reception staff were very friendly and helpful, the shop was open long hours and was well stocked. We chose our pitch and found it to be nice and level. There was plenty of space between the pitches and although the site was pretty full it felt spacious, quiet and relaxing all the time. We didn't use the toilet block but it looked large and well maintained and entry was gained using a code given upon check in. We were fairly close to the children's playground but although well used it was never rowdy and our 8 year old daughter spent a lot of her time over there meeting new friends. The site was beautiful and ideally placed for visiting Ferry Meadows park which is well worth a trip with plenty to do and see for us, our daughter and dog. All in all a successful weekend (helped by some lovely weather!) and we will definitely return.

Date of Visit: June 2013 Unit:  Campervan Rating:
Reviewer: Picky camper 3 reviews from this member

This site is fabulous, its well maintain and the facilities are spotless, sadly the same can not be said for the wardens who we found to be bad tempered, hot headed and rude.

The site is policed with an iron rod, there are multiple rules, that are not explained in full when you arrive. A simple misunderstanding is blown out of proportion, with the result of a stay at home mother being called a liar in front of her three children, whilst they sob 'why is the man being such a bully'.

Looking at the other reviews this looks like we caught someone on a very bad day but I'd would strongly recommend that The Caravan Club review the behaviour of their Management team as this is not acceptable in front of young children.

The site is really well located, there is loads to do very close by.

I found the site a bit suffocating, it's very organised, you must park in a particular place, everything must face a certain way, there are codes to get in the loo's, all it needed is white line and it would be a very clean and pretty car park, with traffic wardens.

Facilities 10, genuine camping experience nil points.

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