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Visitor Reviews - Dandy Dinmont Caravan And Camping Park

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Dandy Dinmont Caravan And Camping Park
(lake District)
Cumbria   (Browse area)
CA6 4EA   See Map
Tel: 01228 674611
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Pitches: 47
Open: March To October

Rating: Average Review Score: 9/10 from 54 Reviews
                9/10 from 54 Reviews

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Reviews:  54 in total, now showing 1 to 6                 Previous 6          Next 6
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Date of Visit: November 2017 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: Brendanr2004 427 reviews from this member

We used the site as a base for the Carlisle fireshow.

It's well located on a regular bus route in and out of the city.

The site caters for a mixture of tourers and statics and facilities are very well maintained.

Useful site for Carlisle.

Date of Visit: August 2017 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Potherb123 2 reviews from this member

Just spent 4 nights on this site on our return from scotland, what a friendly welcome we received. The site was lovely, well maintained, quiet, very spacious pitches for vans on hardstanding and grass. The shower/toilet block was super, even had a hairdryer for the ladies to use (free of charge) and as much hot water as you require, very useful to have a launderette too, saved on washing when I got home. Convenient location for Carlise and touring Hardians Wall, the Lakes etc. Bus into Carlisle every half hour from a few yards away. Would highly recommend, very close to the M6 motorway for convenience of travelling. Will definitely use this site again.

Date of Visit: June 2017 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Kenhas505 1 review from this member

Had 3 nights there with grandchildren whilst they were doing a project on Hadrian wall. ,

Very clean and tidy site. Excellent showers and toilets, abundant supply of hot water. Bus stop just outside into Carlisle about every half hour. Patrick very friendly and helpful. , will definitely visit again.

Date of Visit: May 2017 Unit:  Trailer Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Wull92 3 reviews from this member

Having just bought a new Pennine Pathfinder in Preston we stopped here for one night en route home. Patrick, AKA George Clooney! Who owns the site was a pleasure to meet. Charming, funny and down to earth. Nothing was any trouble for him and he regularly does the rounds of the site stopping for a chat with everyone. It's a nice touch and made us feel very welcome, so much so we stayed on for another two days. The site itself was very well maintained, toilets were immaculate as were all the other facilities. Only 5 minutes from ASDA and Aldi and just 5 miles to Gretna outlet or Carlisle. We will definitely be back for the odd visit. Well done Patrick.

Date of Visit: April 2017 Unit:  Trailer Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Rikkirobo 3 reviews from this member

Just returned from a couple of nights at Dandy Dinmont, site is level, kept very clean and is easily reached from the main road the A7. - there is noise from the traffic, although that was not a problem for us. The site is close to a major supermarket and close to Carlisle, the castle is worth a visit if you haven't been.

We were on the 'tent field' which has electric hook-ups, a small toilet block, 2 toilet cubicles and two sinks in the ladies, and a covered outdoor dish-washing area. There are also picnic benches available for use on the field.

Children were able to play safely on the field, but taking a walk off site was a bit tricky due to the traffic and lack of pavements.

Marked 'site facilities' down as there was no hot water in the toilet block on either of the days we were on site, but might have been in the second block, on the caravan field.

Overall, I'm pleased we found the site, easily reached by the English and Scottish sides of the family and we will definitely be back.

Date of Visit: May 2016 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: MrsBob 2 reviews from this member

I think this site may have changed hands since the last review in September 2015. Stopped here for the night on the way back from Scotland. Facilities were clean and tidy. Was surprised at cost though - I was asked to pay 25, even though their website showed (and still does at the time of writing this review) the cost of a pitch with hookup as 20. Too tired to argue, but I'll not use the site when we next head north. Shame as it was handy for M6.

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