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Visitor Reviews - Phippins Farm Caravan Park ( Adults Only ) & Cottage

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Phippins Farm Caravan Park ( Adults Only ) & Cottage
New Road
East Huntspill
Highbridge
Burnham On Sea
Somerset   (Browse area)
TA9 3PT   See Map
Tel: 07802786560  or  07742485961
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Pitches: 30 +
Open: Open All Year

Rating: Average Review Score: 9/10 from 61 Reviews
                9/10 from 61 Reviews

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 Statics for Hire   No Statics on Sale   Seasonal Pitches   No Caravan Storage 
 Electric Hookups   Hardstanding Pitches   Adults Only   Show Full Facilities
Who's it for
 Adults Only   Club Members Only   Rallies Welcome   Naturist Site 
 Dogs Welcome   No Dogs Allowed   Groups Welcome   Motorbikers Welcome 
Facilities
 Toilet Facilities   Hot Showers   Washing Up Area   Bathroom 
 Baby Changing Facilities   Laundry On Site   Drinking Water   Disabled Friendly 
 Chemical Disposal   Battery Charging   Gas Exchange   Recycling Facilities 
 Kitchen Facilities   Freezer Available   Motorhome Point   Fully Serviced Pitches 
 Shop <1 mile   Bar <1 mile   Restaurant <5 miles   Wifi Access 
Activities
 Kids Playground   TV Room   Games Room   Evening Entertainment 
 Fishing On Site   Wild Swimming   Indoor Pool <5 miles   Outdoor Pool 
 Horse Riding <5 miles   Cycle Hire   Golf   Tennis 
 Beach <5 miles   Watersports <1 mile   Boat Launch / Mooring 
Other Features
 Sea Views   Working Farm   Campfires Allowed   Open All Year 
 Riverside Location   Dog Walk On Site   Public Transport On Site 

Reviews:  61 in total, now showing 1 to 6                 Previous 6          Next 6
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Date of Visit: May 2018 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Craig381sara 8 reviews from this member

Fabulous site. It has fantastic views of the river and countryside. The only noise I heard was my hubby snoring . There is a range of wildlife from a variety of birds including kingfishers to a family of otters and a cheeky badger who sneaked into our awning - amazing.

The showers and toilets are always clean and tidy, there’s even simple instructions on using the showers and really £1 for a good shower is nothing compared to what you will pay at home.

All in all if you want a lovely clean quiet site this is it. All the staff are polite and helpful even when you've forgotten the code for the gate! Lol x

Date of Visit: March 2018 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: Lillsy 1 review from this member

We had a 1 night stay here as we had booked our Moho into Highbridge Caravan for a service and this site was perfectly situated only 3 miles away. It is easy to find and was main roads all the way do no scary lanes to negotiate. We were given a warm welcome by the very friendly wardens Brian & Lisa and shown to our pitch. The hard standings are a really generous size with enough room for our Moho and car to sit side by side snd the EHU was close to the plot. The site itself is immaculate, totally flat and very well maintained as well as being dog friendly. It is situated next to a river and we enjoyed taking the river walk (although slightly muddy at this time of year) through a large field onto the Church Road which we followed down until we came to the fabulously cosy dog friendly Crown Inn complete with crackly open fire, huge portions of delicious food and a good choice of ales/cider, You will also find a village store next door which has newspapers and general groceries if you need. This walk took around 25 mins and on return we opted to walk the road way back to the site which took around 15-20mins. If you do venture out after hours, do take a torch as the road is dark but it also means you have a wonderful view of the stars! The toilet and facilities were absolutely spotless, best we have seen and toilet paper and soap were provided. The chemical waste point was also very clean and easy to use. The only road noise we heard was the odd passing vehicle or tractor on the main road outside the site and certainly didn't spoil the ambience. Overall this place is really lovely and we would certainly recommend!

Date of Visit: September 2017 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: Levick 1 review from this member

We have just had 3 days at Phippins and what a truly lovely site. Frank and Barbara so welcoming and friendly, the site is beautifully kept, everything is so clean and tidy. Although we did not meet the owner it is obvious he takes enormous care to keep everything tip top.

A lovely walk to the pub, good honest no frills pub grub, and Speckled Hen on draft!

Super walks along the river bank in either direction and a walk to the cider farm is a must.

The site is also very peaceful and no children!

We have loved it thank you all and we will return.

Date of Visit: August 2017 Unit:  Campervan Rating:
Reviewer: Waggyfromderby 34 reviews from this member

There in nothing endearing about this campsite. So much noise from m5. Neighbour arrived at 0720 making noise on gravel whilst parking. Just what I didn't need after the background m5 all night. Local pub is cheap food and not well kept ale. Ugh. Showers 20p for 2 minutes and the coin box is in the main toilet so either lose a minute or dash out naked and run back quickly

Management response: We are sorry that this customer had a bad experience at our site. I believe that we were used us as an overnight stop on route elsewhere and so the customer was looking for somewhere easily accessible and close to major roads and with his small camper he effortlessly fitted into one of our large flat pitches . Sadly with these advantages come the disadvantage that you might hear the roads that were so convenient for your journey on occasions when the wind carries the sound towards the site. We are on the edge of the Somerset levels with no obstructions for miles other than vegetation and as a result any significant 'noise' will be heard. And this is true of any campsite in our area within 10 miles of wind carried noise as the only other noise is wildlife. We apologize if a neighbour entered the site before 1000hrs. We discourage this as we are aware that our customers are on holiday and like to lie in. But some customers 'must' have their early morning paper and drive off to get it rather than walk or cycle to the nearby village newsagents.

The local pub, The Bason Bridge Inn, (10 mins walk from site along the river side path) does provide reasonably priced food and usually stocks two or three real Ales. After this review I visited the pub with a friend I had a Golden Hen and my friend a Speckled Hen both were excellent and we drank them in the well-kept beer garden behind the pub. We then sauntered down to the Crown and had a pint of Hobgoblin (at 5.7% this is a favourite of mine) before strolling back to the site. I would however recommend that when using a quieter country pub that sells Ale, which these are, that you enquire if the beer has been in frequent use that day or ask to try a sample before purchasing.

Use of the showers is described on our website and there are instructions for use in the toilet
block. Admittedly some pre-planning is required and a minimum pre-load of 40p is recommended for a man with short hair (for 40p you could also get a couple of licks of an ice cream or two slurps of beer or a cappuccino). If people are coming for a prolonged stay at our site I recommend that they time themselves in their shower at home to determine precisely how many multiples of 20p are required to achieve the required minutes on site. Personally when on holiday and using coin operated showers I tend to over indulge and stick in a whole £1. Tim - Site Owner

Date of Visit: July 2017 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Craig381sara 8 reviews from this member

What a great site in an great location, on arrival we were shown our pitch and basically left to our own devices (which was great) as some sites we have been on the wardens go on and on with site rules.

The grounds are immaculate and most pitches are flat with hard standing. Our only gripe is it's a little sparse between pitches and a shame there isn't any privacy hedges or bushes.

The wash rooms are Ok and kept clean and tidy.

There is a public house a short walk along the river bank in the near by village,

Over all a good site and Tim (site owner) should be highly commended

Date of Visit: June 2017 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Billybacardi 3 reviews from this member

Been going to Phippins farm for a total of 10 years now and I can honestly say that if you want peace and quiet and a spotlessly clean site, then you need not look any further. We are going again on Friday and I cannot wait. Tim, and Frank & Barbara, do an excellent job of keeping this site one of the best.

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