Subject to Covid restrictions being lifted we are taking bookings for arrivals from 12/04/2021 onwards. Subject to clarification from Government our toilets and showers may be closed between 12/04 and 17/05 - please contact us for further details.
To enquire about a booking or for more information please contact us
This is an adults only site
Pitches: 10 tents and 10 caravans/motorhomes
We are currently open
Opening Dates this year: 12/04/2021 to 31/12/2021
Camping prices £10 per person per night - tent sizes matter,1 person = 1 to 2 man tent - 2 people = 2 to 3 man tent and so on, campervans up to 5 meters is £15 a night,over 5 meters is £20 EHU is £5 per night
Hostel beds are £20 each,all of the 3 rooms has 6 beds,they are sold as a single room,double,triple,or up to 6 people that all know each other,you wont be in a room with a stranger.
If you want to go posh, the hotel next door The Hermitage Park has 28 en-suite rooms, you can book on www.booking.com
Many people come for the live music at weekends, and people working in the area stay in the week. Tto find out what bands are playing our gig guide is:-
All our music events are ticket only from £5 pp while the Covid 19 exists, our outside stage can normally host 150 people but we have reduced this to to just 40 to allow for distancing,its as safe as we can make it.
Many famous faces have been to The Vic, Chas n Dave - Big Country - Francis Rossis sons out of Quo,with there band 'Little Egypt', Blayze Bailey front man of Iron Maiden was pulling pints,John (Rhino) Edwards from Status Quo, Harry the drummer with Thunder,Stiltskin,loads of motorcycle GP stars, Martin Johnson England Rugby Capt popped in to see The Jamm.
The pub is gaining popularity on a daily basis, and has been on television many times, featured on Holiday Showdown, Pub of the week on The Al Murray Show, been awarded top Bikers and Truckers pub by The Oldie Magazine, Richard Ingram from the TV series Private Eye is the editor, Best bikers pub by Motor Cycle News, featured in The Rough Pub Guide as one of Britains top 50 pubs, featured in a BBC1 documentary on middle age bikers, and written about at some point by every motorcycle publication in the country, and of late featured on Channel 4s FOUR IN A BED series.
The Vic is the first bikers pub in the UK to be recognized in a way that Leicestershire County Council have installed brown tourism signs for us. In fact so popular has The Vic become one little lady from Texas has had a tattoo of the logo on her back.
The 2 Hairy Bikers dropped in to help cook the bacon one year for the Day of Champions ride in
The Vic promo video is well worth a look at, let your hair down, put on the headphones, air guitar at the ready and away you go http://youtu.be/Jv__KcOLJlg?hd=1
We hope to see you one day. The Vic Team xx
Situated within the Charnwood Forest there are many places of interest from Markets to Natural Beauty spots,just ask at the bar of log onto http://www.agreatplacetosee.com/england/Leicestershire.php
Swimming pool/showers only a minute away by car, opens 7.30am down to island straight over,(2nd exit) and its on your left about 700 yards - called The Hermitage Park Leisure Centre
Outside toilets are available during the night
Come and do THE BRASS MONKEY RUN, a 30 mile trip around The Charnwood Forest,Route map available at the bar,every January hundreds of bikers join up for the run to raise money for Rainbows Childrens Hospice, usually first Sunday in Jan or the 2nd if its not a workday, but you can do it any time of the year on your own, we give pin badges to anyone that finishes it.