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Grouse Hill Caravan Park
Nr Robin Hoods Bay
North Yorkshire   (Browse area)
YO22 4QH
Tel: 01947 880543
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Pitches: 175
Open: 01/03/2021 to 31/10/2021

Rating: Average Review Score: 8/10 from 105 Reviews
                8/10 from 105 Reviews

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Who's it for
 Families Welcome   Not Members Only   Rallies Welcome   Not Naturist Site 
 Dogs Welcome   No Dogs Allowed   Groups Welcome 
 Toilet Facilities   Hot Showers   Washing Up   Bathroom 
 No Baby Changing   Laundry On Site   Drinking Water   Disabled Friendly 
 Chemical Disposal   No Battery Charging   Gas Exchange   No Recycling Facilities 
 No Kitchen Facilities   No Freezer / Fridge    Motorhome Point   Wifi Access 
 Shop On Site   Bar <1 mile   Restaurant or Cafe or Takeaway <1 mile 
 Kids Playground   No TV Room   No Games Room   No Evening Ents 
 Fishing <5 miles   No Wild Swimming   No Indoor Pool   No Outdoor Pool 
 Horse Riding <5 miles   Cycle Hire <10 miles   Golf <5 miles   Tennis <5 miles 
 Beach <5 miles   Watersports <5 miles   Boat Launch / Mooring <5 miles 
Other Features
 No Sea Views   Not Working Farm   No Campfires Allowed   Not Open All Year 
 No Waterside Pitches   Public Transport <1 mile  No Dog Walk 

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Date of Visit: May 2021  Confirmed Booking Unit:  Tent
Nights stayed: 2 Travelling as:  Family with young children
Reviewer: Smanso 1 review from this member

 What a fantastic weekend! We have 2 boys (aged 7 and 3) amd 2 dogs, and this was our first ever camping trip.

The facilities were immaculately clean and there were plenty of blocks so never a queue - we used the elec hook up and were pleasantly surprised there was also a tap right alongside the elec hook up, making it quick and easy.

The site was thoroughly clean, and the kids play area and woods meant the kids could just play to their hearts content with the others on site. The fact that the play area also has CCTV gives added reassurance.

Felt like a really friendly, welcoming and safe place to take the family.

Loved it so much, we’ve already booked to go back again for the weekend in less than 2 weeks time! 
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Date of Visit: August 2020  Confirmed Booking Unit:  Tent
Nights stayed: 2 Travelling as:  Family with young children
Reviewer: Shep110687 1 review from this member

 Brilliant park! Friendly owners! Great clean facilities.

A stones throw from the beaches!

Brilliant children’s play area with cctv!

All in all a very good experience! 
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Date of Visit: July 2020  Confirmed Booking Unit:  Tent
Nights stayed: 2 Travelling as:  Family with older children
Reviewer: Emst78 7 reviews from this member

 We have just got back from a great weekend here. Staff were fantastic and extremely helpful.

The toilet/shower block we used was very clean all the time. Plenty of bins about. Locals on the site very nice.

The lady on reception took time out of her crazy busy schedule to help me with cycle routes she was most helpful and very kind.

There are a couple of nice walks from the site and a pub at the end of the drive.

The beach is about 2 1/2 mils away (boggle hole) or you have whitby robin hoods bay or Scarborough all close by also ravenscar to see the seals.

Highly recommend staying here merely due to cleanliness and kindness.  
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Date of Visit: August 2019 Unit:  Tent
Nights stayed: 4 Travelling as:  Mature couple
Reviewer: Drewetts 3 reviews from this member

 We had a very pleasant stay at this site. It is very well maintained by the family owners.

Highly recommended for couples and families. The local pub is close by and as welcoming as the site. 
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Date of Visit: May 2019 Unit:  Tent
Nights stayed: 3 Travelling as:  Other
Reviewer: Rsp2 3 reviews from this member

 Just returned from a great weekend with my grandson from this site it is one of the best I have stayed at.

The toilet shower block was one of the nicest I have seen in a long time it has a great park in the woods for the kids mine spent hours there. Never had any problems with midges as others have said all was quiet by 10. 30 with no noisy family/drunk parents but that's just pot luck as you can get bad neighbours on any site.

There is loads to do in the local area to many to mention on here

I will be booking this site again as its very clean with great views

Booking in was quick and friendly and I was given a choice of where I could pitch. There are no marked pitches but did not find that a problem as fellow campers kept a safe distance from each other  


Date of Visit: May 2018 Unit:  Motorhome
Reviewer: Neville Aithwaite 1 review from this member

 Arrived late and reception still open which was good. Staff very friendly and cheerful.

Campsite lovely and clean and quite spacious. Amenities mostly clean on one occasion we found them dirty but that could have been whoever used them before us.

Sadly I found the cost quite high, I thought when booking a site I had to pay £20 which I now know you don't get back. Then on arrival I paid another £84 which for three nights, even bank holiday I now think very expensive.

First night didn't get to sleep due to a party going on in a caravan with awning who were regulars and didn't care about anyone else. And also there was several little dogs who yapped constantly.

We would not return to this site because of these disappointments. 

Date of Visit: August 2017 Unit:  Touring Caravan
Reviewer: Compas4461 5 reviews from this member

 We stayed here for 14 days. Cant fault site. Toilets clean. Showers hot and staff very helpful and friendly.

Would recommend this site. Will be back. Toilets were cleaned three times a day. Shop was well stocked. 

Date of Visit: April 2017 Unit:  Motorhome
Reviewer: Yummy Mummy 1 3 reviews from this member

 Stayed here for 3 nights. Cheap at only £18 a night for 4 of us. Despite our children broken up for the Easter holidays - the schools hadn't in this area so it was very quiet.

We were allocated a pitch amongst all the seasonals. It was ok as there wasn't anyone else there but wouldn't be happy to be there during busy periods!

The children's play area was brilliant but was a long way away from the pitch and not visible from the pitch. The family washrooms were immaculate and brand new.

Showers were good but very hot! Toilets closed as it was so quiet. Dishwashing room brilliant- large indoor room with plenty of sinks and very clean. Shop on site but didn't use it. 10 walk to Flask Inn. Quiet pub - nice menu but a little pricey.

There are lots of pods at bottom of site so can imagine it to be a bit noisy at weekend. 10 mins drive to Falling Foss. Lovely child friendly walk to waterfall through the woods. Kids loved it. Overall - good value for money.

I would return but only during the quieter months. 

Date of Visit: August 2016 Unit:  Tent
Reviewer: Wheats1 11 reviews from this member

 Long weekend at this site. Good flat pitch. Toilet facilities excellent. Very clean, water warm and family bathrooms a godsend. Site had good facilities, a park, small shop, woods for children. Location was great, not far to drive to Robin Hood's Bay, Whitby, Scarborough or inland to Goathland etc. Handy garage for papers nearby, also a local pub (we didn't try it though).

Downsides - the midges were horrendous. We had insect repellent and a BBQ at night, not effective enough, and it stopped us sitting out. They were bad in the early mornings also.

It was also a windy, we thought we may be better off inland but it was very gusty.

There are no marked pitches for tents, even with EHU. Although there was plenty of room, we came back in the evening on 2 separate occasions to find people camped with guy ropes crossing ours and one group pitched ontop of our EHU cable. No attempt was made to enforce fire regulations. There is a 10. 30pm quiet curfew, but this was ignored and we had loud groups until 1pm on 2 nights.

We had a good break, the area is beautiful. But won't be returning to the site, as the midges and lack of marked pitches, with thoughtless fellow campers spoilt the other benefits of the site. Hence the high individual scores, but lower overall mark. 

Date of Visit: August 2015 Unit:  Touring Caravan
Reviewer: Craigsimo157 7 reviews from this member

 Just returned from a weekend break here. On arrival we were not in the diary which was a panic however this may have been our fault as we chopped and changed our dates when we originally rang. The owners had no issues with making sure we had a pitch. We went with 2 other caravanning friends and were able to pitch the 3 caravans together, which is always good.

The shower/toilets blocks were immaculate on par if ot better than some hotels I have stayed at really well looked after and very clean, as were the washing facilities. The pitches were not marked out but seemed very spacious if you worked off the standard 4 pitches per electric hook up post. There was a shop on site where you could pick up a few bits if required (there is no alcohol licence so make sure you buy off site if you want to drink).

The only negative I had was the location of the park being in the bottom of the site. I like central parks so I can keep a eye on the kids from near the pitch. This however would be great for couples going for quiet breaks away from the kids. Next time I go I know to ask for a pitch down nearer the park, which I'm sure would be no problem.

The local area speaks for itself Whitby 1 way Scarborough the other.

Definitely recommend this site, and with the facilities it would be great for new/glamping visitors new to the outdoor life. 

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