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South Lea Caravan Park
The Balk
Pocklington
Pocklington
York
North Yorkshire   (Browse area)
YO42 2NX
Tel:   or  07989616095
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Pitches: 60
Open: March To October

Rating: Average Review Score: 9/10 from 130 Reviews
                9/10 from 130 Reviews

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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   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 <1 mile   Wifi Access 
Activities
 Kids Playground   TV Room   Games Room   Evening Entertainment 
 Fishing <5 miles   Wild Swimming   Indoor Pool <1 mile   Outdoor Pool 
 Horse Riding <5 miles   Cycle Hire   Golf <1 mile   Tennis <1 mile 
 Beach   Watersports   Boat Launch / Mooring 
Other Features
 Sea Views   Working Farm   Campfires Allowed   Open All Year 
 Waterside Pitches   Public Transport On Site  Dog Walk 

Reviews:  130 in total, now showing 79 to 84                 Previous 6          Next 6
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Date of Visit: August 2008 Unit:  Tent
Reviewer: Bcarder66 3 reviews from this member

Brilliant camp site.

Very clean facilities.

Showers excellent.

Grass well cut and great flower beds.

Very secure. I felt the kids were safe at all times.

Helpfull and friendly staff.

Kids enjoyed the insect hotel.

Kids playground really good.

1 mile walk into Pocklington, busy road, if you have small children it would be better to go by car and a lot safer.

All in all a perfect place to stay

I would recomend to anyone and everyone.

Date of Visit: August 2008 Unit:  Trailer Tent
Reviewer: Bocman 3 reviews from this member

Very clean site with play area for the kids. Flat site but a few wet areas when raining. Local motel 1/4 mile down the road where you can get a breakfast from 7:30 to 09:30 and a drink on a night if you just want a short walk.
Poklington just down the road has a Sainsbury for all your needs and a few pubs if you want a meal plus a Chinese takeaway. Park and Ride 10 min. Away if you want to go into York.

Date of Visit: July 2008 Unit:  Tent
Reviewer: Ash47 4 reviews from this member

We stayed here for just two nights and can only echo the other comments on here. The owners were very helpful and polite, our pitch was flat and plenty big enough for our Vango Diablo 600. The surrounding caravan owners were very friendly and the offers of a cold beer while we were pitching our tent were very welcome.
The toilets and showers are a credit to the site owners and are spotless and well looked after. The site is quiet and noise isnt a problem. We borrowed the gas barbque from the owners at 6 on the saturday night, it was delivered to our pitch complete with gas.
Pocklington is just down the road and we found a superb bar meal at the Oddfellows Arms just off the main square. Sainsburys supermarket is only down the road from the site. Burnby Hall gardens are worth a visit, the lakes are full of exotic water lillies and the carp are really tame.

A lovely site, well looked after by caring owners. We will be back

Date of Visit: July 2008 Unit:  Touring Caravan
Reviewer: Salnsteve 19 reviews from this member

What a lovely site. The owners are really friendly and helpful and the whole place is spotless. Along with a leaflet about the campsite, it also contained useful information about local amenities like directions to the nearest supermarket and names of doctors etc. Pocklington (very pretty) is just up the road and has everything there you will need. Visit the gardens in Pocklington, quite something with lots of different areas and a massive collection of water lillies on two lakes.

Ideally situated for York and the Yorkshire Moors. A really lovely site which we will definitely use again and again.

Date of Visit: May 2008 Unit:  Trailer Tent
Reviewer: CrazeeChik 4 reviews from this member

Spent 4 nights on this lovely site in half term hols. We were met by the owner, a very nice lady and were given a choice of pitches and shown where all facilities were. Lovely level pitches and dry - although it didn't rain until the morning we were packing up and it absolutley poured down and Louise the owner was very kind to say we could wait until after dinner to see if it faired up a bit before packing up - but it didn't! There was plenty of room in the fields as pitches were round edges and nice space in middle.
The site was planted up nicely and well maintained - our pitch was against the fence of the owners garden and they had 2 lambs that came up to the fence for a stroke - Louise even said that my boy could have a go at feeding them one day, but we didn't have time.
There was a large dog walking field and a large play area for the kids with climbing frame, swings, football goals and a flat bit for bowls, boules etc. The toilet / shower block was spotless and well maintained

Our purpose of this holiday was to visit York and there is a 10min drive to a great Park 'n' Ride which costs 2 each (children free) and drops you off near the main 'attractions' or the sightseeing buses which are great because you can hop on and off all day and they tour round all the main 'places of interest'. I would recommend this site for anyone wanting to visit York - there is no shop or bar / restraunt on the site, but pub near by and plenty of big shops in York.

Date of Visit: May 2008 Unit:  Trailer Tent
Reviewer: H-Hs 1 review from this member

Had a good holiday here with our two children aged 7 and 3. Toilet/ shower block very clean and never had a problem waiting for the shower despite being there on bank holiday weekend! Spacious, level pitches, grass regularly cut. The playground had some new wooden equipment, as well as swings and a football pitch. The washing up facilities are outside but under a canopy and consist of two sinks, occasionally a short wait for one but no problem. You could also use the sinks to do any hand-washing as the site doesn't have washing machines.

Pocklington is just over a mile away offering restaurants, pubs, cafes, supermarket, small cinema. It is not suitable to walk to Pocklington as it is a busy road without a footpath. Also Burnby Gardens makes a lovely day or afternoon out, whatever your age! Hull (we had a great day out at Streetlife museum) and York (with the National Railway Museum) not too far away.

Friendly and helpful hosts, always around if you need any advice or just a chat! Will definitely visit again.Our children loved it!

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