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Visitor Reviews - Cornish Farm Touring Park

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Cornish Farm Touring Park
Shoreditch
Taunton
Somerset   (Browse area)
TA3 7BS   See Map                                 Share Google Plus  Tweet This!  Share on Facebook
Tel: 01823 327746

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Pitches: 50
Open: Open All Year

Rating: Average Review Score: 9/10 from 53 Reviews
              9/10 from 53 Reviews


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Date of Visit: July 2014 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: Mallory 1 review from this member

We stayed on this site for three nights as our first venture out in our motorhome as we were having an alarm and solar panel fitted. It was easy to find with good signage and first impressions were that it was clean, tidy and well kept. The wardens were very helpful and friendly. The hard standing gravel pitch had a grass area beside it with a picnic bench for us to use.

It has electric hook up, fresh water filling points, grey water disposal, washing up facility and a chemical disposal point.

The site was very quiet (apart from the low drone of the M5 which wasn't a problem) and we were close to the toilets. The toilets and showers were clean well appointed and had piped music.

The site is close to Taunton and many other places of interest. We visited Vivary Park and Hestercombe Gardens. There was also an orchard next to the site were we could walk our little dog.

Everyone on the site were friendly and helpful to us as newbies to motor homing. I would recommend this for not just an overnight stop over but also a longer base to explore Somerset.

Date of Visit: May 2014 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: Woodenfeet 19 reviews from this member

We booked here for two nights in order to visit Taunton on our way to Devon. The site was as described by other reviewers, clean and well maintained. The pitch sizes were generous and hard standings level.

Having read the review about some noise from the adjacent M5 I had wrongly assumed that it would be just off the motorway at J25 but satnav saved the day again!

It was too far for us to walk to the city but we rang for a taxi which dropped us in the centre of Taunton. A lovely place which we would be happy to visit again and explore further.

Date of Visit: February 2014 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: David Klyne 123 reviews from this member

To Find Site:- The site is about 4 miles from junction 25 on the M5 at Taunton. Follow A38 towards Taunton. At the first set of traffic lights turn left towards Corfe on the B3170. The campsite is well signed along the route. The final approach does narrow in places. Once over the motorway bridge the entrance to the site is left turn in about 50 metres.

Cornish Farm is a small basic campsite with an open aspect not far from junction 25 on the M5 at Taunton and is open all year. Reception sells a few essentials including a good range of caravan/motorhome bits. There are 48 pitches, 25 of which are hardstanding on gravel. The hardstanding pitches are quite long but not very wide so it would be a tight fit to get caravan and awning without encroaching on the grass. There seem to be a number of seasonal campers on site. Electric points are convenient to the pitches and are rated at 10 amps. Likewise water points are dotted around the site. There is a very nice quality central toilet block which also contains washing machines and a dishwash area. Next to the toilet block is a motorhome service point. The site has free WiFi although not the strongest signal I have used. There are no facilities for children. Being close to the M5 there is some background hum from the motorway although you quickly get used to it.

This campsite is a convenient stopover near to the M5. It would also be a useful place to stay to visit the surrounding area. For motorhomers Vanbitz the motorhome specialist fitter of accessories is right next door. Taunton is a busy commercial centre with a good range of shops. The Museum of Somerset, in the town, is worth a detour and its free. Just off junction 25 is a large Sainsburys with a fuel station that is suitable for motorhomes.

Date of Visit: March 2014 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: Calypos 2 reviews from this member

Found this site to be perfect for our stop off en-route to Devon, was easy to locate, and wardens gave us a very warm welcome. The toilet and showers were perfect, very clean and warm. The field is flat and also convenient to the racecourse.

Only annoyance were some inconsiderate campers allowing dogs to run free at the bottom of the site, they seem to be long stayers who have become complacent to the rules.

Hopefully the new wardens will spot this and then the site will indeed be perfect.

Date of Visit: November 2013 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: Iggycamper 32 reviews from this member

Stayed here for free whilst Vanbitz (adjacent!) fitting extras to our van. Excellent site in every way - and very friendly and helpful people! Just found very pleasant off-road path into Taunton. (1 & 1/2 miles. Taunton very pleasant town - in fact we would consider staying here again whether or not the wonderful Vanbitz were working on our van! Many thanks to family.

Free Wifi and good TV reception by the way. Only downside site is quite remote - no pubs round the corner! Follow directions from their website rather than satnag. Will be back!

Date of Visit: September 2013 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: Paul@Bank 85 reviews from this member

New compact but well thought out 50 pitch site located 2 miles outside Taunton. Most pitches are hardstanding with grass division between sites.

The central facilities block is modern and clean but with only 2 showers and WC (in male) may prove busy is site is full.

Site has direct access to the numerous footpaths that criss-cross the area and is only mile from Taunton racecourse. Taunton is an easy 2 mile walk/bike ride mainly on off road marked lanes/paths.

Nearest convenience store is 1 mile from site.

Downside, the site runs parallel to the M5 with its relentless background drone. However this is not loud enough to block out the bird song so not too intrusive. Another item is the bizarre fresh water taps that are time based percussion with no hose connection. Not ideal when trying to fill a 120 litre water tank!

Bonus free site WiFi with very good connection.

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