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

Rating: Average Review Score: 9/10 from 128 Reviews
                9/10 from 128 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 
 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 
 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 Location   Dog Walk   Public Transport On Site 

Reviews:  128 in total, now showing 49 to 54                 Previous 6          Next 6
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Date of Visit: August 2010 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Joe brown 2 reviews from this member

Just got back from a lovely week here, could not fault a thing about the site and the people on site were all really friendly, owners were very helpful and the site is a credit to them. Every where is clean and tidy and a pleasure to spend time there. Will def be coming back to stay soon. Lots of great places to visit, Whitby, Scarborough, Beverley, York to name just a few. The railway museum is a must and totally free. Pocklington nice little town too and the fish and chips are a must !

Date of Visit: July 2010 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Westwick 4 reviews from this member

Just arrived home from 4 nights at South Lea. From the minute we drove onto the site we knew we had found our ideal place to stay. Site is lovely and what a fantastically friendly lady Louise is (she printed off cycle routes for us and laminated them as she had seen me and the children leaving the site on our bikes one morning!)

The area is also very good, myself and our 2 boys rode our bikes into Pocklington a couple of times. We also visited the local pub which was a few minutes away on foot. York was a pleasant car ride away as was Monks Cross.

The play area on site is great for children and the toilet block lovely and clean.

We have stayed at a lot of sites over the last few months but we loved it here and will definitely recommend to everyone we know and will certainly be returning very soon.

Date of Visit: July 2010 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Tonyb21 19 reviews from this member

Just returned from a weekend away at this site. It was the best weekend we have had camping. The site is lovely, well kept, toilets and showers immaculate. Nick and Louise are so helpful - Nick helped us out as our electricity unit failed and he lent us one of his.

He even brought it to us the the pouring rain! Nice children's play area. Pocklington very close for shopping and in a great area for the East Coast. Maybe a small shop selling essentials would be nice. Will definitely go back.

Date of Visit: July 2010 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Happytourers 6 reviews from this member

Can only reiterate all goods things said about this site. The care that Louise and Nick pay to their site is credit to them. They really care that you are having a good holiday.

Would summarise our stay into pros & cons:-

PROS - lovely rural location and only 1 mile from Pocklington, secure entry system, toilet block and showers always clean, good size pitches, good family site (10:30 quiet time suited us), play area bril (wee man made some great friends), great distance from major attractions (York, Bridlington etc), good meal out within walking distance (Yorkway Sunday carvery great value for money)

CONS - TV signal quite temperamental (bought a satellite dish in the end), no clothes washing facilities.

Both these cons are very much personal preference and may not bother others. Also would not stop me from giving Louise and Nick a 9.9/10 for our 11 night stay and if ever in the area again would definitely be back.

Date of Visit: May 2010 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Scottydeedee 2 reviews from this member

This was our first outing with our Lunar 524 and from arriving on site to leaving the staff could not have been more friendly and helpful.We were given a corner pitch with bags of room and space to practice reversing. The toilets and shower facilities are both clean and well kept.

Local Motel Yorkway is a short walk and has a nice beer garden for those hot afternoons.

Pocklington is a short walk but the path ends half way so caution needed when walking. Pocklinton has everything you need from pubs to takeaways and supermarkets.

Booked again for July and will without a doubt be visiting again and again

Date of Visit: June 2010 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Lydon16 13 reviews from this member

What a lovely site, it is kept immaculate. The wardens were lovely, very friendly and helpful. Toilets and showers were kept immaculate all the time. Pitches were quite spacious. There was a play area with a football pitch, so we never saw our middle son, he loved it.

There was a pub within a few minutes walk, it was under new management and meals were supposed to be nice, but we never visited the pub so couldn't comment.

Pocklington was only a few minutes by car down the road, with shops, pubs, restaurants and a Sainburys. We were allowed to stay the rest of the day at no extra cost and the site was reasonably priced. Would definitely recommend it and would definitely return.

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