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Visitor Reviews - Ferry Meadows Caravan Club Site

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Ferry Meadows Caravan Club Site
Ham Lane
Peterborough
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 88 Reviews
              9/10 from 88 Reviews


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Date of Visit: July 2011 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Jacquie58 9 reviews from this member

This was our first visit to Ferry Meadows, but it certainly won't be the last. What a lovely well kept site it is. The facilities were all spotlessly clean. It was quite busy during our stay, but the pitches are quite big and there are several areas where there are no vans opposite.

The grassed area probably has larger pitches. Had we taken our grandchildren with us, we would have chosen that side of the site, as it had a larger play area. However we chose the hardstanding side, where the site reception is, as it seemed quieter.

There is plenty of wildlife on the site, many different species of birds, many squirrels, and although I am told that I exagerate sometimes, there really were hundreds of rabbits.

Nene Country Park which is adjacent to the site is beautiful, and we were lucky enough to have good weather to enjoy it. There is a golf course at the top of the road which approaches the site, and this is within walking distance. Also next to the golf course there is a pub, which serves meals all day.

If you turn left at the roundabout after leaving the site and travel a short way, there is a signpost to turn right to local shops, where you will find a row of shops with a mini supermarket ( handy if you run out of milk etc. If the site shop is closed ), a newsagents, and a take-away which is open nightly; it only takes about five minutes by car to get there, and the little village with thatched roofs is really pretty.

This site is ideal for couples and families alike, and has been very well thought out.

Date of Visit: February 2015 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: A and A Team 4 reviews from this member

Second stay at this well managed friendly site which is split as if it's two sites, either side of the main route into the park area but with one Arrival Area/Reception. Lovely clean modern shower/toilet block with excellent services and disposal facilities well placed around the site. Small fenced/gated playground for children to play safely. Situated in the middle of a park, surrounded by lots of walkways, routes to small villages and a steam railway that's open to the public. Cycling is easy here as it's mostly flat and the paths are in good condition and it's mainly traffic free. Within a 10 minute walk there is a Garden Centre and a Family Friendly Chain Restaurant. A little further on following the signs for 'Local Shops' is a lovely pub serving very good food (approx 30 min walk, but down hill on the way home!)

Fairly quite, and a good TV reception. Great place for families with lots to do and no need to get the car out, apart from picking up some shopping perhaps.

Date of Visit: January 2015 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Moglett 5 reviews from this member

Gem of a Site!

What a lovely site. Set in such a gorgeous Country Park with the option of lots of walking, biking or jogging. Water Park has lots on offer too. The country park has so much to offer as a whole.

With regards to the site this is of the usual high CC standards. The wardens were friendly and we were left to choose our own pitch. The facilities are of the normal high standard for the CC. Showers were spacious, very clean and lovely hot water - not push button which is a bonus. The facilities had a security code door access which wasn't a problem.

The pitches were nice and flat and had a good degree of space between them.

Don't have young children any more but can see that this site would appeal to those with - and those with the 4 legged variety!

Would definitely return!

Date of Visit: October 2014 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Lees14 10 reviews from this member

Just got back home from this excellent site, lovely, clean & level site, there are grass & hard standing pitches friendly wardens, right next door to the ferry meadows country park also the nene valley steam railway runs next to the site & you get 50% discount if you show your caravan club receipt, we cannot wait to go back

Date of Visit: September 2014 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: JackieAJ 14 reviews from this member

We have just returned home after spending 5 nights in glorious late summer weather (end of September). We were trying out our new caravan and found the hardstanding pitches to be excellent. Level and plenty of room for a car/caravan and awning, if required. When we checked in the friendly warden said we could choose our own pitch then report back to the office to inform them which number and pick up our exit barrier card.

Facilities on the site were excellent, toilets/showers/washing up sinks were immaculate, lots of hot water at all times.

If you love CYCLING then this is the site for you. There are miles and miles of excellent cycle paths directly from the site. One day we cycled to Stamford which was approx. 12 miles, and had an excellent lunch at the newly opened Wetherspoons, The Stamford Post. We then booked our cycles on the train and had a lovely ride back to Peterborough, when we then rode the 3 miles (again along cycle paths) back to the site at Ferry Meadows.

If you like good cheap beer, try the Botolph Arms, (Sam Smiths) on the Oundle Road, reached from the cycle path into Peterborough, turning off at Botolph Green. The pub is is lovely wooded grounds with plenty of outdoor seating and children's play park adjacent. Also does food, but we did not try this.

All in all an excellent break for a few days.

Date of Visit: August 2014 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: Shirbar 3 reviews from this member

This is our favorite site. We have been coming here regularly ever since we had our first motorhome. We are so lucky it is not too far from where we live.

Love the walking, biking and the cleanliness of site. The Neme Valley Park is superb, so many different walks, our dogs love it, especially when we lost Poppy, our border terrier, and a couple had picked her up on her way back to the site and took her to the cafe in the park where they cooked her sausages as someone had told them that there had been a dog running loose for a couple of days. Certainly not Poppy but she enjoyed her sausages until we came along and claimed her.

Recommend this site to everyone but keep your eyes on your bikes as some have been stolen!

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