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Visitor Reviews - Monstay Farm Camp Site

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Monstay Farm Camp Site
Monstay Farm
Ludlow
Shropshire   (Browse area)
SY8 2HE   See Map                                 Share Google Plus  Tweet This!  Share on Facebook
Tel: 01584 318007  or  07913805981

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Pitches: 60
Open: April To October

Rating: Average Review Score: 9/10 from 33 Reviews
              9/10 from 33 Reviews


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Reviews:  33 in total, now showing 13 to 18                 Previous 6          Next 6
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Date of Visit: July 2015 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: ERJones 1 review from this member

Fantastically peaceful, beautifully located campsite. We stayed here for a week; the only sound was sheep and birds. Surrounded by Mortimer forest, it was away from the main road so no traffic noise at all. 3 Large fields (so no crowding issues) with hook ups if needed.

Brand new toilet and shower block - 4 toilets and two showers in each, which were free and hot and spotlessly clean.

Owners very pleasant with offers of help if needed.

Excellent value for money, 12. 00 a night for two of us (We didn't need hook up).

Would definitely recommend for those wanting to get away from it all and who love the peace and quiet.

Having read the previous comments about the washing facilities, this issue certainly has now been addressed.

Date of Visit: August 2014 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Juma14 1 review from this member

A wonderful visit again to monstay with our young family and friends. The site is high in the Shropshire hills, stunning views and the opportunity for our boys to have some freedom. Great woods to explore, campfires and family fun. The site is on a working farm and the owners welcome you warmly. New shower block and toilets coming in 2015 will make what is already a fantastic site even better.

Date of Visit: August 2014 Unit:  Campervan Rating:
Reviewer: DaveyMole 3 reviews from this member

This site is spectacularly situated above a wooded valley in the Mortimer Forest. There are walks/rides/runs from the door and fantastic views into Wales.

There are now 4 hard standings with hook-ups and another 10 hookups across the field, which is approached by a gravel track. The hard standings are level and have good views. The rest of the site is fairly sloping.

The facilities are pretty basic, but the shower was hot and had good pressure when I used it. There are plans to update the facilities and move them into one of the barns at some point in the future.

Owners are lovely and have eggs for sale. Ludlow is a short drive away, but otherwise you're in splendid isolation.

Date of Visit: August 2014 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Martinlea 1 review from this member

Very friendly welcome, didn't pitch my tent at first as I know from experience how pedantic some campsite owners are-but these aren't! I camped out for one night with my two children and they loved it. There was loads of space for them to play in the fields. The pitches were flat and the setting simply amazing. You can do forest walks from across the road from the campsite entrance. The facilities were basic but very clean. The best bits were the peace and quiet, space, fresh farm eggs and, of course, the campfire! Will definitely visit again.

Date of Visit: April 2014 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Risin888 1 review from this member

We stayed here recently and I have to say I was disappointed with the condition of the site. We went with friends who had stayed before around two years ago and to find that the toilet and shower facilities had not improved in that time was sad to say the least. The toilets are typical of the wooden stand-alone huts you see in western films with an old sink stuck to a post outside but without any hot water to wash your hands. The shower? well that defies description. Cold, slow and basic is about as close as I can get to being accurate. The most frustrating part is this site has tons of potential if only it had a little money spent and someone who was interested in improving it. The views are spectacular and location is suited to walkers and bikers with forest tracks aplenty. The track into the field was akin to a building site, muddy, potted and wet. Our friends said that when they last visited they were told the contractors were due that day to resurface the track. Needless to say it hasn't been done. One word of warning, if you are thinking of booking a taxi into Ludlow then beware as we were given waiting times of between two and a half and five hours for a taxi. I can offer no reason for this as it was a quiet weekend. Taking everything into account I will not be staying here again.

Date of Visit: September 2012 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Essexhebridean 9 reviews from this member

Our third visit to Ludlow and third time staying at this lovely friendly site. As always there was a friendly welcome from them and as we didn't want an electric hook-up we were turned loose to choose our own spot. We settled for the middle field, which is gently sloping but so long as you choose your space carefully it's possible to set up on level ground.

Facilities are basic - 2 toilets, 1 shower, and as the site was busy there was also the use of the additional shower-room in the farmhouse. We know from previous visits that showering at night is the answer to beating the queues in the morning! The only hot water is in the shower itself - so for washing up you need to boil a kettle which is no great hardship. There is also a freezer available for your icepacks. They sell freshly laid eggs at the farmhouse too ready for delicious breakfasts!

Prices are incredibly reasonable - 6 per adult per night for tents without electric.

Even though they were busy, there was plenty of space and it didn't feel at all cramped - and as others have said the views are just stunning!

This is a site which is a true pleasure to return to, and we undoubtedly shall.

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