Tavistock

Camping and Caravanning Club Site
from £6.30 to £10.65 Per person/night
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Overview

  • Campsite is located within a National Park

    Site within National Park

There are glorious views of Dartmoor National Park from this lovely Devon campsite.

Fabulous views and numerous walking and cycling opportunities await those camping at our lovely Tavistock Club campsite. This pretty site lies on the central western boundary of the stunning Dartmoor National Park.

This spacious campsite accommodates up to 80 units and has modern facilities including individual showers rooms with toilet and sink, disabled facilities and a laundry and washing up area. As well as the many dog walking opportunities off site, Tavistock has a large dog walking area on site too.

Leave your car on site and venture on foot or two wheels and explore Dartmoor’s sweeping hill and wooded valleys. For example, the 11-mile Granite Way passes north of Tavistock campsite from Lydford to Okehampton and takes in spectacular views of Meldon viaduct, Meldon lake and Okehampton castle.

A good place to start your visit to Dartmoor is the National Park Visitor Centre at Princetown, east of Tavistock campsite. Displays and exhibitions give a wonderful insight into the history, culture and wildlife of the area. Princetown also offers excellent access to the north and south moors for hill walkers.

The beautiful village of Sheepstor south east of Tavistock campsite is where Stephen Spielberg’s Warhorse was filmed, while north of the campsite, Lydford boasts a castle and the stunning Lydford Gorge which stretches for one and a half miles from the Devil’s Cauldron whirlpool to the 100ft Whitelady Waterfall.

Access and SatNav Advice

Do not use SavNav due to very narrow local lanes, refer to printable location map >

Worth Noting

Most pitches are sloping so chocks required. Four holiday cottages available on site, for details contact 01822 613360. Super service pitches have water and waste but no TV point. When storing units on this site a minimum of 48 hours notice is required before a unit can be removed. the Maximum allowable unit size is 7M and can only be removed by the site team. Only Biodegradable Chemical Flush can be used.

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

Tavistock town hosts a country market every Friday in the Pannier Market. Farmers' markets are held on the second and fourth Saturdays of the month.

Facilities

Tavistock 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 pitch (Super Service)

  • Grass pitch with electric hook-up

  • Storage facilities

  • Flushing toilet

  • Washbasins

  • Dedicated accessible facilities

  • Drinking water taps

  • Dishwashing facilities

  • Shop

  • Payphone

  • Designated dog walk

  • 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

  • Hardstanding with electric hook-up

  • Seasonal Pitches

  • Grass only pitch (no electric)

  • Showers

  • Electric shaver sockets

  • Chemical toilet disposal point

  • Washing Machines

  • Ice pack freezing

  • Gas cylinders

  • Pets welcome

  • Alternative Accommodation

  • Grass only pitch for larger tents

Reviews

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5

Drakes cycleway from Tavistock to Plymouth is easy to reach from the campsite.

This review is for Tavistock

Drakes cycleway from Tavistock to Plymouth is easy to reach from the campsite. Lovely cycle rides to Princetown, Yelverton and Lydford Gorge from the campsite. Good cafes at each of these places especially the Old Police Station Caf� at Princetown.

  • Location: Country,Secluded
  • Suitable For: Families,Older couples,Active break,Peaceful break
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 5
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5

Great site. Thank you to all the staff.

This review is for Tavistock

Great site. Thank you to all the staff.

  • Location: Country
  • Suitable For: Older couples,Active break,Peaceful break
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 5
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5

site easy to find although some drivers think they are on the motorway not on a country lane.

This review is for Tavistock

site easy to find although some drivers think they are on the motorway not on a country lane.on arrival we were shown around the site and given a choice of pitches and where all the services were. info was easly available toilets and showers were spotless Tavistock just down the road had a good selection of shops Plymouth is a few miles away and there is an excellent park&ride free if you have a pass.a good drive out from site is to go over the moors to Princetown onto Buckfast Abbey and then Totnes

  • Towing: Easy
  • Location: Country
  • Suitable For: Older couples,Peaceful break,Younger couples
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 5
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5

The Tavistock site is one of the best C&CC sites we have visited.

This review is for Tavistock

The Tavistock site is one of the best C&CC sites we have visited. It certainly has the best shower cubicles we have seen anywhere, spacious and spotless. The adjacent road coming off the Moor is surprisingly busy at times and therefore a bit noisy for the top pitches. For 'campervanning golfers', Tavistock GC is a 15min bike ride/club carry away using quiet roads. The club is very welcoming for visitors to play a lovely course with superb Dartmoor views.

  • Location: Country
  • Suitable For: Families,Older couples
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 5

Travel

Local Travel

Nearest bus stop: At site entrance

Nearest train station: Plymouth 15 miles

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Standard Fees

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Minimum booking periods do apply.

Standard Fee
Nightly storage 01 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014£5.75
Summer Storage 01 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014£250
Towing (In and out of storage) 01 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014£6.55
Winter seasonal pitch 01 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014£780
Year Round Storage 01 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014£370
Year Round Seasonal Pitch 01 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014£2,000
Summer seasonal pitch 01 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014£1,400

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