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Challoner Caravan Park
Erw Hywel Farm
Llanberris Rd
Gwynedd   (Browse area)
LL55 2AJ   See Map
Tel: 01286 672985  or  07760652035
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Rating: Average Review Score: 9/10 from 15 Reviews
                9/10 from 15 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   Outdoor Pool 
 Horse Riding <5 miles   Cycle Hire <5 miles   Golf <1 mile   Tennis 
 Beach <5 miles   Watersports <5 miles   Boat Launch / Mooring <5 miles 
Other Features
 Sea Views   Working Farm   Campfires Allowed   Open All Year 
 Waterside Location   Dog Walk   Public Transport <1 mile 

Reviews:  15 in total, now showing 1 to 6                 Previous 6          Next 6
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Date of Visit: August 2015 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Scouse Mouse 2 reviews from this member

This site is right up my street, lights out at 10pm, very chilled and quiet, (music not aloud) the views are stunning, We stayed on a field with both tents and caravans, part of the field is slopped but it looks to be seasonals on that part, we did have to have the front legs up high but wasn't a problem.

I did not see the shower/toilet block as I use my own but my hubby said they are spotless along with the washing up area.

There is no play park for the kids but there are fairies dotted about and the kids can leave letters for the fairies at the wishing well and they will have a reply left the next morning, there was a few kids on site but seemed happy enough running around the big area they had and playing ball. Kids being kids.

Sue and Andy are very helpful and make sure you are enjoying your stay, lovely people.

Right by Snowdon (which my hubby and daughter walked up while I sunbathed at the van) and it is 3 miles to Caernarfon for shopping or takeaway food.

I will be returning to this site for sure as we would like to see Caernarfon Castle.

Thank you Sue and Andy for a pleasant stay :)

Date of Visit: May 2014 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Andy2705 3 reviews from this member

Would not return here.

Location was good although there are another 3 sites within walking distance.

I know that this is a working farm but as soon as we drove up I thought we had hit Steptoe's yard/The hills have eyes!

Facilities were basic but clean, 1 for a shower(of variable time duration).

Camping field was OK but surroundings were very tired.

Llanrug itself is a grey, soulless, desolate place. But not in a good way.

Llanberis, about 4 miles away boasts some shops & a really good slate mine site which is free & well worth a visit (Llyn Padarn) right by the mountain railway entrance.

The location of this site is excellent for all of the Snowdonia attractions, we summited Snowdon via Crib Goch & Tryfan while here, Both only about 20 mins away.

If all you want is a no frills base to travel from, this site is ideal, If you want a site with good facilities etc. Not so good.

Where other people have put that the owners interactions were friendly etc, I just found it annoying but, horses for courses!

Date of Visit: April 2013 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Brim 1 review from this member

Highly Recommended.

Stayed here Easter hols. Very enthusiastic owner who tries to encourage parents and kids to enjoy nature instead of playing computer games and the like. Good level site with views.

The toilets and showers were immaculate everyday we were were there.

Situated close to all the amenities Snowdonia National Park has to offer, and only 5 minutes drive into Caernarfon for main shops etc.

Will definitely be returning in the future.

Date of Visit: August 2010 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Kim Hussey 2 reviews from this member

What a fabulous site! not for the people that like 'kiss me quick hats' and the 'clubhouse'.

A truly beautiful, unspoiled part of the world. Right on the edge of the Snowdonia National Park. We spent two weeks listening to birdsong and looking at the wonderful views of Snowdon and the surrounding mountains right from our caravan from morning until night!

Sue the site owner is by far the warmest, friendliest owner we have ever had the good fortune to meet, and we have had a lot of experience. She is welcoming and nothing is too much trouble, but she doesn't interfere, she just lets you get on with enjoying a peaceful quiet break. The site is on a working farm and you can often observe just how hard Sue and her staff work, but Sue will always find time for a chat and she can tell you so much about local history and the surrounding area.

Sue has put aside a meadow which is steeped in history and last year she personally planted over 1400 trees, which we are looking forward to seeing grow as we intend to revisit. The meadow is dedicated to attracting wildlife and the site guests are invited to enjoy walking and enjoying the flora and forna there in. There are seats placed around for you to just sit and enjoy the whole tranquil experience.

The toilet and shower block is kept very clean.

There are hard standings around the field for caravans with hookups. It is a child friendly site and an ideal base to visit all the wonderful castles and splendours that Snowdonia has to offer.

Highly recommended.

Date of Visit: May 2010 Unit:  Trailer Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Claire1805 4 reviews from this member

We spent four nights at this site over the Whitsun break and can certainly say its a fantastic little site.

Sue is really friendly and kept our son and our friends two boys entertained with stories of the fairies who reside in the on site fairy garden. Our son loved receiving replies to the letters he left for the fairies! He's certain he saw at least one or two while he was exploring!

The site is ideally located to visit many places in the Snowdonia region. We managed to see a few and can recommend a visit to Caernarfon Castle.

We will definitely be returning for another visit to this little gem.

Date of Visit: May 2010 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Bigbird1968 26 reviews from this member

Have just spent 4 nights at this little gem of a site! I agree with all comments written so far. It really is a lovely spot! Sue is very friendly. My kids loved her & she made us feel very welcome!

Kids enjoyed the fairy garden & Sue's many stories of trolls & goblins.Which are all true! and the baby ducks!

Ideally situated for Snowdon & local beaches. We will go back very soon.It's a bargain! Highly recommended!

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