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Visitor Reviews - South Lea Caravan Park

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South Lea Caravan Park
The Balk
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 
 Toilet Facilities   Hot Showers   Washing Up   Bathroom 
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 Kitchen Facilities   Freezer Available   Motorhome Point   Fully Serviced Pitches 
 Shop <1 mile   Bar <1 mile   Restaurant <1 mile   Wifi Access 
 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 37 to 42                 Previous 6          Next 6
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Date of Visit: July 2011 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Jonjo5968 2 reviews from this member

We stayed her for 3 nights in early July, we were greeted by a very friendly lady who offered us a choice of pitches and gave us some very useful information on places to eat in the area.

The facilities are excellent and never had to wait for a shower or use of a sink in the pot wash area.

Pocklington has a very nice village centre, about 1 mile from the site with a couple of supermarkets and a abundance of smaller shops and places to eat.

York and the coast are both easily accessible from the site, we visited both on separate days and thoroughly enjoyed.

We would definitely recommend this site and we hope to stay there again.

Date of Visit: July 2011 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: TerryV 3 reviews from this member

Stayed 2 nights here as visiting York for the weekend.

Was a quiet weekend when we were there even though the weather was hot.

The owners are the nicest campsite owners I have ever met. Very warm and welcoming.

Pitch was immaculate. We used EHU. Think we were the only tent there amongst lots of caravans, but was fine. We had lots of space. A group came on Saturday night who were youngsters doing Duke of Edinburgh and were fantastically well behaved. A real credit to teenagers.

The facilities were lovely and more than adequate for the amount of people there. Showers were lovely.

As has been mentioned, traffic noise is an issue.

Pocklington seemed nice and handy for supermarket. We were using as a base for York though so didn't visit the local area too much.

I'd definitely use again for a weekend away especially if going to York, but despite the high quality site, I'm not sure there would be enough to do to make a whole week of it. It is a very reasonably priced site and despite pointing it out, I am sure they undercharged us. Were more than happy for us to have a pup tent.

Kids loved the playground and lots of room to play football or cricket.

Date of Visit: June 2011 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: PatElla6695 1 review from this member

We have just arrived home from a very enjoyable stay at this beautiful site.

We were greeted by a lovely lady who showed us where to pitch our tent and gave us information on where to eat and drink in the area.

The site was very well looked after with clearly marked out and spacious pitches. There was never far to walk to a tap. The washing up area was always clean with hot water and drainers provided.

The toilets and showers were by far the best we have ever seen on a campsite. Absolutely immaculate all of the time. Never even a bit of grass on the floor! Amazing! (Free hairdryer too).

You can hear a bit of traffic noise in the background from the nearby carriageway but nothing would stop us from visiting this site agin.

Its in a brill location too.

Would definitely recommend!

Date of Visit: May 2011 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Sparkiesdad 7 reviews from this member

Just stayed 1 night as en-route. Clean and tidy site with very friendly staff. Agree road proximity although we had windows closed and did not hear road noise, may be a problem in warmer times this might be disturbing. Found water was not hot enough in both male and female facilities.

Lot of seasonal vans occupied best pitches although mid week these were mainly unoccupied.

Very very nice place to eat was at the nearby motel at the crossroads. Lovely gravy!

Pockington is nearby and difficult to find parking.

Date of Visit: May 2010 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Rickym34 27 reviews from this member

This is the second time we have stayed at this site, as we were visiting our friends who run the award winning Jug and Bottle off-licence and delicatessen at Bubwith, about 11 miles away, for a couple of days, so this made an ideal base, and it has got better since the first time.

Louise and Nick, the site owners, were incredibly friendly and helpful and the site is an absolute credit to them.

It has flat pitches, a good-sized play area for the kids, and nice very-clean-at-all-times toilet block, and good recycling facilities.

York is close, but we did not go in to the city this time as we were busy the whole time with our friends, however, we will definitely be returning to this site again next time we are in the East Riding of Yorkshire.

Date of Visit: June 2011 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Julesxxxxxx 3 reviews from this member

Just got back from a lovely week at South Lea, what a lovely site can understand how it has won the awards it has,

On arrival had a very very very friendly welcome from Louise had a chat and was well informed about everything the surrounding area has to offer, she even remembered our parents coming to visit over Easter,

Was told where our pitch was. It's so peaceful. Can't fault the site and facilities

The toilet and shower block was lovely and clean. The water was hot and no push button bliss,

Would recommend this lovely site without hesitation.

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