Lynton

Camping and Caravanning Club Site
from £6.45 to £10.95 Per person/night
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Overview

  • Campsite is located within a National Park

    Site within National Park

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  • Campsites next to or within walking distance of a beach

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Enjoy glorious sunsets from your pitch at this Devonshire hilltop campsite.

Lynton Club campsite sits above the stunning Exmoor coast and is a stone’s throw from the genteel Victorian seaside resort of Lynton. This peaceful and secluded campsite is a rural heaven with beautiful views extending over the surrounding countryside and for some, panoramic views across to Wales.

The area around the campsite is a walker’s paradise, with many walks to be enjoyed direct from site. At Lynton and Lynmouth the South West Coast Path, Two Moors Way, Tarka Trail and Samaritans Way SW meet up providing many more walking opportunities including exploring the Exmoor National Park.

For days out don’t miss Watersmeet, one of Britain’s deepest river gorges. Enjoy a woodland walk and take refreshment at the National Watersmeet House. Glen Lyn Gorge south of Lynton offers a mix of waterfalls and pools plus a water power exhibition. Animal attractions include Exmoor Zoo, Coombe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park or take a boat from Lynmouth Harbour and get close to nesting birds on England’s highest cliffs.

Access and SatNav Advice

Due to the narrow lane leading to site, arrivals must be after 12 noon please.

Worth Noting

Some pitches are sloping and levellers will be required. TV and mobile phone network signals can be poor. Payphone on site.

WiFi

100% coverage cannot be guaranteed due to rural location, weather conditions and changing flora. These can cause variable signal strength. Hotspots are available. Prices.

Eat Local

The farm shop at Besshill sells local meat, vegetables and free-range eggs, and a farmers' market is held in Lynton on the first Saturday of the month. Award-winning Dunstaple ice cream sold at reception.

Facilities

Lynton has the following facilities on or around the site.

  • Members' and non-members' caravans welcome

    Members' and non-members' caravans welcome

  • Members' and non-members' trailer tents welcome

    Members' and non-members' trailer tents welcome

  • Hardstanding with electric hook-up

  • Seasonal Pitches

  • Flushing toilet

  • Washbasins

  • Some accessible facilities

  • Drinking water taps

  • Washing Machines

  • Ice pack freezing

  • Ball games

  • Payphone

  • Electric hook-up

  • Club Site Wi-fi

  • Members' and non-members' motorhomes welcome

    Members' and non-members' motorhomes welcome

  • Members' and non-members' tents welcome

    Members' and non-members' tents welcome

  • Grass pitch with electric hook-up

  • Grass only pitch (no electric)

  • Showers

  • Electric shaver sockets

  • Chemical toilet disposal point

  • Motorhome stop-off

  • Dishwashing facilities

  • Childrens play area

  • Gas cylinders

  • Pets welcome

  • Coastal

  • Sea/loch view

Reviews

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5

Wonderful walking from the site ( but beware the stunning hill out of Lynton) and a lot of...

This review is for Lynton

Wonderful walking from the site ( but beware the stunning hill out of Lynton) and a lot of treasures to explore only a short drive away. Clovelly and the steam railway at Minehead are fabulous days out as is Watersmeet and Combe Martin (we found a fantastic fish and chip shop there). Yes, I would certainly return to this site.

  • Towing: Easy
  • Location: Country,Coastal
  • Suitable For: Families,Older couples,Groups,Active break,Peaceful break,Younger couples
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 5
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4.7

Very close to a bus stop. Access to Lynton and Barnstaple. Good for walking.

This review is for Lynton

Very close to a bus stop. Access to Lynton and Barnstaple. Good for walking.

  • Towing: Moderate
  • Location: Secluded
  • Suitable For: Families,Older couples,Groups,Active break,Peaceful break,Younger couples
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 4
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4.3

The facilities need updating,if families are wanting to stay, as there is not a family room...

This review is for Lynton

The facilities need updating,if families are wanting to stay, as there is not a family room for their needs.Finding a mother in the gents washing her children, and a dad in the ladies taking his daughter to the toilet,

  • Towing: Moderate
  • Location: Country,Coastal,Secluded
  • Suitable For: Older couples,Active break,Peaceful break
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 3
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2.3

Did really enjoy the stay, peaceful small site, ideal for younger children.

This review is for Lynton

Did really enjoy the stay, peaceful small site, ideal for younger children. Shower block very dated, but very clean with lovely showers. Could benefit with a family room. The staff could have smiled ! Also, far too regimented with shower cleaning hour, my husband and young grandson arrived 5 mins before allotted cleaning time and were turned away. Shop could have been better stocked. No milk in the morning. A good base for all attractions.

  • Location: Secluded
  • Suitable For: Families,Older couples,Peaceful break
  • Friendliness: 1
  • Cleanliness: 4
  • Facilities: 2

Travel

Local Travel

Nearest bus stop: 0.75 mile from Site entrance

Nearest train station: Barnstaple – 20 miles

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