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Visitor Reviews - Upton Manor Farm Camp Site

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Upton Manor Farm Camp Site
St Marys Road
Brixham
Devon (South)   (Browse area)
TQ5 9QH   See Map                                 Share Google Plus  Tweet This!  Share on Facebook
Tel: 01803 882384

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Pitches: 250
Open: Easter To 18 September

Rating: Average Review Score: 9/10 from 81 Reviews
              9/10 from 81 Reviews


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Date of Visit: August 2013 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Joolsmartin 5 reviews from this member

We've just come back from a fantastic 5 day holiday at Upton Manor Farm Campsite. We're not big on evening entertainment and big plastic slides at campsites, we like clean toilets, hot showers and not much more. The site is really well looked after, the owner's are regularly greeting you with a smile as they restock the toilet blocks or organise the wheelie bins. We never queued for showers or toilets, despite it being August Bank Holiday. We found that you weren't bombarded with rules yet everyone was respectful and considerate. We paid a little extra for a 'hedge' pitch with hook-up. The pitches are really spacious and well set out with little fences, very useful for padlocking our bikes! The surrounding countryside is beautiful, we walked to Berry Head and watched a porpoise in the bay. Brixham is a 20min walk and the ferry is only £1 to Torquay. It's a very hilly area, be warned! We loved the hills and embraced them! Had a lovely cycle to Berry Head too and watched the Red Arrows over Torquay for the Regatta. On Wednesday night a pizza company set up on-site, they cooked handmade, stone baked pizzas and were really friendly. They let us go back to our tent and gave us a wave when they were ready! Highly recommend this place.

Date of Visit: August 2013 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: CharlotteMartin 1 review from this member

We had a lovely week at this campsite, all staff are polite and very helpful. The campsite and the toilets/showers are clean and tidy. There are many places nearby to visit, lovely location and lovely views, there are shops near by and big supermarkets are just a 10 minute drive away. Would definitely recommend and would definitely go stay again. Thank you to all the staff that made our stay enjoyable. See you again soon!

Date of Visit: August 2013 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Shar1 5 reviews from this member

This was our first visit back in three years due to know longer excepting dogs (which I understand). We love Brixham and visit at least 3 times a year and have been using another which has become that bad it ruined our holiday in July.

We decided to go back to Upton Manor over the bank holiday weekend and was so glad we did. We arrived late due to traffic Friday but nothing seems too much trouble for the owners so it caused no problem.

The toilet and shower facilities were spotless, purpose built, modern and free. It made us realise the squalled conditions of the other site we had been visiting.

There is a huge chest freezer where you can leave blocks for your cool bags and plenty of sink to wash your pots.

The site was busy but I only waited once for a few minutes for a shower.

Location wise 15-20 mins walk to the harbour we use Castor Road coming back which has an incline but more than manageable.

The skipper (formerly brixham skipper) on Drew street is a short walk away cutting through the church yard. It offers a great Sunday carvery, sky sports and welcomes children we met a few campers from the site in there.

Simply FIsh in the town is a must. Best fish and chips by far!

The ghost walk is a great evening out and suitable for all ages.

We visit the Dawlish Airshow which was great and cheap to get to by train.

Brixham and Torbay has lots to offer. And staying at this site is the perfect ingredient for a fab holiday.

We will be back a few times next year (dog free but hey it's worth it).

Many thanks to the owners.

Date of Visit: August 2013 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Plryan 2 reviews from this member

Just returned from a week at Upton Manor Farm. We have stayed at many different campsites all around the country and this was one of the best.

The pitches are large, especially the hedge pitches, but these get booked up quickly. The toilets and showers are clean and we never had to queue, even when the campsite was full.

It is about a 10 minute walk into Brixham down quite a steep hill. We had no problems walking back up, but I know other campers got taxis back to the site.

Brixham is a great place to visit and we only moved the car once (to go on an early morning fishing trip). A return boat ride to Torquay is only £2, and visits to Darmouth and Paignton are easy too.

We visited Greenway- the Agatha Christie house from Brixham via boat and returned by 1940's bus. Wonderful!

The managers of the campsite are really friendly and helpful and we will be returning again. Highly recommended!

Date of Visit: July 2013 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Scully693 2 reviews from this member

This is a great camp site ! Booking was really easy with no fuss and the owners were really friendly and gave us loads of information on the surrounding areas. Toilet facilities were spotless and we never had to queue for a shower. Whilst we were there a van pulled up on site that provided full cooked breakfasts, this was great if you didn't fancy cooking. All in all we had a great time I would highly recommend.

Date of Visit: July 2013 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Cleow33 1 review from this member

A quiet, family oriented campsite, Upton Manor Farm was a very relaxing place to stay. We camped with another family, we both had big tents and the pitches were a little snug. However if we had booked earlier we could have been allocated some of the larger pitches around the edge of the field.

The toilets and shower blocks were spotlessly clean and easy to use as a family.

The campsite was extremely quiet at night, with most lights out by eleven. The proximity of other campers meant that if you did stay up late you were at risk of disturbing them.

The beach was within easy walking distance as was Brixham harbour. The staff were friendly and accommodating. We will definitely visit again.

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