Postern Hill - Wiltshire

Camping In The Forest
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Overview

A woodland park in Wiltshire

Set in a woodland park, Postern Hill is a peaceful campsite with sheltered pitches and plenty of wildlife to enjoy - keep a lookout for the deer. The surroundings are perfect for leisurely strolls on gentle, flat forest trails. Set in the 4,500 acre Savernake Forest, the campsite is ideal for exploring historic Wiltshire, with Stonehenge, Avebury Stone Circle and Salisbury Cathedral all within easy reach. Nearby there is the Westonbirt Arboretum, with its magnificent displays of trees and shrubs, Longleat Safari Park or the National Trust village of Lacock. The campsite is run by the Forestry Commission and is an important habitat for a number of wild birds, plants and animals, which makes it an ideal place to stay for nature lovers.

Please note

This site has toilets but no showers. Toilet facilities are unavailable in winter months.

Also available

Rally bookings can be made for this site.

Facilities

Postern Hill - Wiltshire 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

  • Grass pitch with electric hook-up

  • Storage facilities

  • Flushing toilet

  • Electric shaver sockets

  • Chemical toilet disposal point

  • Dishwashing facilities

  • Gas cylinders

  • Pets welcome

  • Grass only pitch for larger tents

  • Public transport within 1 mile

  • Members' and non-members' motorhomes welcome

    Members' and non-members' motorhomes welcome

  • Members' and non-members' tents welcome

    Members' and non-members' tents welcome

  • Seasonal Pitches

  • Grass only pitch (no electric)

  • Washbasins

  • No dedicated accessible facilities

  • Drinking water taps

  • Ice pack freezing

  • Payphone

  • Premium Pitches

  • Battery charging facilities

  • Standard pitches

Reviews

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4

This is a gorgeous site indeed.

This review is for Postern Hill - Wiltshire

This is a gorgeous site indeed. We too had an epic break, helped by the good weather, but the site does a lot too. Very friendly wardens, relaxed about pitching locations. However, although scrupulously clean, the facilities really are just a Portacabin, and NO showers.The site is crying out for an upgrade! But we liked it - lots of great walking (our dog liked that, too; and easy access to Marlborough. But why do the wardens not offer local information leaflets in Reception? And bus timetables? We would have bought leaflets - a trick missed here! Site does get busy with families at weekend - lots of rug rats! But all polite, and definitely not couch potatoes!

  • Towing: Easy
  • Location: Country
  • Suitable For: Families,Older couples,Active break,Peaceful break,Younger couples
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 2
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4.7

My wife and I were very lucky with the weather-May bank holiday weekend, the hottest so far...

This review is for Postern Hill - Wiltshire

My wife and I were very lucky with the weather-May bank holiday weekend, the hottest so far this year! We had an epic 5 day break here, the site is absolutely gorgeous. We were allowed to pitch where we liked (keeping to the 6m rule) and found a nice secluded spot near a big bush where we had an enormous amount of birds popping in!! The forest is huge and we spent a whole day there walking. Marlborough is a delightful little town only a short walk as is Tescos and a BP garage. The main road near the site is very noisy but it didn't spoil our break. Toilets are adequate, clean and presentable. Plenty of waste and CDP points and EHU posts if you need them. Definitely recommend it and we would definitely return.

  • Towing: Easy
  • Location: Country
  • Suitable For: Families,Older couples,Groups,Active break,Peaceful break,Younger couples
  • Friendliness: 4
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 5
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4.7

This was the first time that we used our caravan and besides the really wet weather we enjoyed...

This review is for Postern Hill - Wiltshire

This was the first time that we used our caravan and besides the really wet weather we enjoyed ourselves and will most definitely return; but feel that we would prefer to stay when it is a bit drier. Due to forest location, not the best for wet weekend. Fantastic place for dog owners.

  • Towing: Easy
  • Location: Country,Secluded
  • Suitable For: Families,Groups,Peaceful break,Younger couples
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 4
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4.7

Large family group first time at this site, it was excellent.

This review is for Postern Hill - Wiltshire

Large family group first time at this site, it was excellent. Made welcome by friendly staff and nothing was too much trouble. Put on loads of events for jubilee weekend which was good fun. Campsite was spotless. Nice walk into town through woods.

  • Towing: Easy
  • Location: Country
  • Suitable For: Families,Older couples,Groups,Peaceful break
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 4

Travel

Local Travel

Nearest bus stop: Outside campsite 300m

Nearest train station: Swindon, Bedwyn & Pewsey


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