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Visitor Reviews - Little Cotton Caravan Park

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Little Cotton Caravan Park

Dartmouth
Devon (South)   (Browse area)
TQ6 0LB   See Map                                 Share Google Plus  Tweet This!  Share on Facebook
Tel: 01803 832558

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Pitches: 95
Open: 14th March 08 - 1st November 08

Rating: Average Review Score: 9/10 from 90 Reviews
              9/10 from 90 Reviews


Units accepted:    Tents  Caravans  Motorhomes 

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Date of Visit: September 2010 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Laracita 2 reviews from this member

A really beautifully well kept site - the best I've ever seen! The owners are very helpful and friendly. This was our second visit and we'll be back again. The facilities block was always spotless and very well designed to stay that way.

Although we had a grass pitch and it rained, the ground was firm and only damp on the surface - the drainage must be good. The park and ride is a very short walk through the hedge and runs down the hill to Dartmouth at frequent intervals. Ideal for boat and train trips.

Date of Visit: September 2010 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: HowCrag 9 reviews from this member

This is a must visit campsite for visiting Dartmouth & around.

Staff are very helpful. Amenities block is immaculate. Well kept, part sloping & open plan pitches, some hard standings, EHU's, WI-FI & nice & peaceful. No kifdies play area but there is a large community grass area five minutes walk away & it's well off the road, a community swimming pool is fifteen minutes walk away so this should keep your little cherubs happy.

Sainsburys is across the road. Go to Dartmouth via the 'Park & Ride' ten minutes walk away costing between three & four pounds depending what time you go, after 1400hrs is the cheapest. A buss stop outside the site will take you Totnes & Torquay plus many more.

We found Dartmouth suited us fine, big & little shops to browse in, loads of eateries & nice pubs, my favourite The Floating Bridge serves good ale & food is child & dog friendly & has great views over the harbour. A great day out is the steam train that leaves Kingswear (across the harbour via ferry) to Paignton.

I will return again.

Date of Visit: August 2010 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: 6mantent 7 reviews from this member

Overall a good site and would recommend. Site itself is located just outside Dartmouth.

The site reception is located in one building near the entrance to the site, which also houses the shop: stocking basic food essentials, gas, camping and caravanning kit, maps; (NB but is not licensed). Payment is cash or card.

After paying we were shown a choice of a couple of pitches, one more secluded from other campers and one which was 'tent only' which were marked out with pegs - reasonable space so we were crammed in. Our pitch was slighly sloping with views of fields. Note that we weren't aware of 'no dog' free fields; there were some dogs running loose which was slightly unsettling to our young children.

The chap who showed us to our pitch also came back to ask if we were ok which was a nice touch.

Pitches were both hook up and basic, with the majority being caravans (in other fields). The pitches were also well drained and closely mown. Tarmac roads provide good accessibility.

Washroom was extremely spacious, new, heated and well equipped (20p for hair dryer for you ladies and gents with longer hair). They were also cleaned to a high standard every day, and all users are encouraged to clean up through provision of clothes and squeegees for the showers. I personally never had to wait for a shower in the evening, but there was a short queue in the morning.

Location is great for Dartmouth : there is a park and ride which costs £4, which is adjacent to the site If you have ever tried to park in Dartmouth you will realise this is an extremely wise and useful service! The P&R ticket can also be used on a service which drops next to the site after 7pm. Sainsbury (8am-9pm) and Lidl supermarket also adjacent to the site. Out of hours there is also a spar petrol station close by.

Dartmouth is a nice riverside town, with lots of shops and market some days. However if you are considering eating out with children, I would advise to book in advance as many of the restaurants are geared to adults, others with limited seating. It is not the best place for family meals out with the exception of fish and chips next to the river Dart !

Date of Visit: July 2010 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Supersunshine 14 reviews from this member

This is a lovely site that we visited for the first time recently. The location is perfect, even though you are a stones throw from a busy road, sainsbury's, lidl's and a garage it doesn't feel like it and is quite tranquil.

The toilet and shower block is enormous and spotlessly clean at any time of day. There are good laundry facilities and ample wash - up sinks.

The shop on site is well stocked with essentials, though papers are to order only. There are no play park facilities but there is a dog walk area which seemed popular with the canine residents (and their owners)

The pitches are well maintained and varied. There are recycling facilities which are excellent.

The park and ride bus proved very handy for multiple trips into charming Dartmouth. One thing that lets Dartmouth down is the distinct lack of reasonably priced pub type places to eat.

Would thoroughly recommend this site!

Date of Visit: May 2010 Unit:  Campervan Rating:
Reviewer: DogsandCo 18 reviews from this member

Other reviewers have waxed lyrical about this site and I agree facilities are excellent, access to park and ride very handy etc. I think it is worth pointing out that this is very much the 'large open field' style of site. You might want to try and persuade the manager chap to let you pitch by the hedge.

Otherwise there is absolutely no shelter from wind or, as when we were there, blazing sun. I reckon the lack of landscaping would make this site rather overwhelming when it is full; there certainly isn't much privacy if you are pitched in the middle of one of the fields.

We found Dartmouth very, very busy, unpleasantly so really, and this was in May not in school hols. To be honest I was disappointed, I thought it would be more folksy and quaint.

Date of Visit: June 2010 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: JVFLATLEY 2 reviews from this member

Having spent a great week at Little Cotton I can only enthusiastically praise the site. The fields are superb and the grass is kept short with no fuss. The pitches are very spacious and have 16 amp hook-ups.

The loos & shower rooms are the best we have ever encountered, with individual wash rooms as well as showers. The site owners are enthusiastic and helpful (No silly niggling rules. )

If your ice packs can`t cope with the hot weather they lend you theirs until yours freeze down, - all free of charge.

Two bonuses were a Park & Ride to Dartmouth adjacent to the site, just walk through the hedge, and a Sainsbury`s opposite the site entrance. We will certainly be going back to Little Cotton.

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