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Visitor Reviews - Muasdale Holiday Park

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Muasdale Holiday Park
Muasdale
Tarbert
Argyll   (Browse area)
PA29 6XD   See Map                                 Share Google Plus  Tweet This!  Share on Facebook
Tel: 01583 421207

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Pitches: 9
Open: April To End September

Rating: Average Review Score: 9/10 from 47 Reviews
              9/10 from 47 Reviews


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Reviews:  47 in total, now showing 25 to 30                 Previous 6          Next 6
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Date of Visit: May 2010 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Tapender 4 reviews from this member

Went to get a quiet, relaxing week away from it all and we were not disappointed. The owners, Adrian and Alison, were very friendly and welcoming and helped us get our caravan onto our pitch.

The pitches could not be closer to the beach and the views are fantastic. As several other reviewers have said, the sunsets are the best ever. The beach is clean and great for children and dog walking. We even had a barbecue and a wee fire on the beach one night while we watched the sun go down.

The new toilet block is top notch and kept spotlessly clean. The local shop (2 minute walk away) stocks anything you could need to keep you going until you get to Tarbert or Campbeltown which both have supermarkets. You can even hire binoculars at the site.

All in all, a perfect 'chilling out' site and we will probably go back for more of the same sometime.

Date of Visit: April 2010 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Lindjemp 28 reviews from this member

Spent 2 glorious days here - the weather could not have been better! Beautiful views across to the islands. As said before, right on the beach but with the main road at the back - quite busy during the day but fine at night time.

They had just put the new shower block in the week before but very kindly phoned us to explain there were no showers as they were having some problems. When we got there they could not have been more apologetic and even advised us they had opened one of the static caravans we could use for a shower. The new block is actually fab - ladies has 2 loos, a privacy cubicle, hairdryer, handdryers and 1 shower (which looks to be nice and big when its finished)

Nice information room with leaflets next to the games room. Very pleasant site, reasonably priced.

Date of Visit: December 2009 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: MHPark 1 review from this member

We have been aware for some time that the shower block, although adequate, was showing signs of wear and tear.

Over the time that we have owned the park, we have upgraded caravans, apartments and living quarters. 2010 is the turn of the Touring Park, negotiations are in hand for a new Unit which we hope to have in place for the start of the new season.

Date of Visit: August 2009 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Djasja 2 reviews from this member

Lets start this at the beginning - booked via email and had a few problems with the form which the lady was very helpful in sorting out, and kindly allocated the pitch we really wanted (number 2) after a cancellation (before this we couldn't book the whole 7 nights) So first impressions where excellent.

We arrived and where shown to pitch by the lovely husband and recycling etc was explained. He later came over to check all was ok. It is also worth saying on the day of packing the tent we couldn't find most of our tent pegs and couldn't find any in local shops but he lent us some - so big thanks (we rung up before hand)

We really enjoyed our stay, its a nice small site and you walk out your tent onto the beach. We were blessed with 6 days of good weather the one rainy day we went to Gigha and walked to the gardens, they where lovely and well worth the walk and the little pub there is amazing, great value and lovely food. Most of our time was spent on the beach, we had a sit on top kayak which pretty much the whole campsite used. I used to paddle out to the rocky outcrop (quite a distance so be safe) large birds land here and seals bask in the sun, they also swan around my kayak and popped up to keep an eye on me, they swam under me and it was amazing to be so close to them in the wild.

My husband informs me his showers where lovely and warm, I have to admit that I never had a good shower experience (although I do know these have been upgraded now) the water would be hot for a very short time then you would hear the boiler cut out and you would need to wait for it to work again. Especially a problem as I was trying to wash a 3 year old as well. The showers where spotless and cleaned often.

The only bad point about this site, is that the owners can at times come across rather badly. While they are rightly working hard to keep the site clean we felt they crossed a line at times (several campers commented on this) when a wrapper from the beach blew under our car she came rushing over to tell us off in a rather sharp manner! Constant reminders to pick up our dog pooh - we have NEVER not picked up after our dog and I just felt she was a little over bearing. Watching to make sure you recycle, and that you do this and don't do that. One of our guide ropes was 1 inch over a 'line' which you couldn't see, and we where told off.

We used the games room and the pool table 'stole' our money so my husband went to get it opened - to which we got told we did it wrong and it WAS our fault, hardly customer service.

Having said the above we are planning to go back this year so it wouldn't put me off it just took the gloss off so to speak

The little village shop was very very well stocked and the owner very helpful

We didn't have a problem with the road noise, yes its there and the road is busy but its hardly the M25 and we just filted it out.

This is a lovely little site with all you need (water, showers, loos and the beach) Campbeltown is AWFUL and the hotels are like something out of the 70s! the 2 hotels 2 miles up the road where nice though (so our neighbours told us) But campeltown does have a tesco and coop for your food needs. The owl centre was excellent and my daughter loved it - especially the display and the staff where great.

We made friends with the people next door who had a lovely Conway folding tent but lost there email which was upsetting :-(

If the owners would just 'chill' a little it would be 100% but I would rate it 85% at present.

We are going back this summer so we shall see whats its like again

Date of Visit: August 2009 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Tartanthistles 3 reviews from this member

Have just spent 2 weeks at this site and thought it was fantastic, the toilets were kept clean, but spoiled on occasions by kids being allowed to go in and out the showers and left the floor wet, even though the owners leave a mop etc to dry the floor. There is a games room with pool table(50p) and table tennis table(free), the games room could be doing with being plastered over and get rid of the old doors etc patching the walls, then a good coat of white emulsion to brighten it up, the laundry is well equiped for campers and there is use of a fridge freezer for campers too. The owners are a lovely couple and always had time for a chat when passing. The local shop 3 min walk away sells absolutely everything and the owners are really friendly. There is also a reception area with folders made up with information on places to visit, menus from local hotels etc there is also a large selection of books for guests to read and information on ferry times etc, we felt that the owners have worked hard to make sure you get the most out of your stay there. We will certainly be back to this site.

Date of Visit: August 2009 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Cufcbarside 65 reviews from this member

The facilities. Dire need of upgrading, very dated, I don't like showering with wood lice, the windows are rotton. This is an old portacabin been made up into facilities but needs a major overhaul.

The access to the beach. Not good, self made access watch out for the kids, elderly, needs a proper set of steps put in.

The road noise. You wont find a campsite closer to a main road than here. Needs a proper fence.

Now to the good bits

Site owners are very helpful and a nice couple

The views across to the islands of Gigha and Jura are awesome on a nice day

You will see seals on the rocks here and at high tide they even sneak up to the beach edge to stick a head out. Brillant

Laundrette and games room is across the road

Halfway between Tarbert and Campbeltown

So the big question is would we return: If the facilities were improved probably.

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