Cheddar Mendip Heights

Camping and Caravanning Club Site
from £8.35 to £14.10* Per person/night
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Overview

  • A popular site for couples

    Great site for couples

Our site is on the edge of the village of Priddy, the highest in the Mendips.

Our gorgeous Cheddar Club Site is set in the heart of the beautiful Mendip Hills, an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. It's an ideal base to explore the area for walking, cycling, caving and rock climbing activities. 

The well laid out site has excellent shower and toilet facilities, including a family room, plus a laundry room and a well-stocked licensed shop selling local produce. Special rates are available for backpackers arriving on foot or by bike. There are two well-equipped holiday caravans for hire, each sleeping up to six people. 

You can walk to the village of Priddy where you'll find a popular pub serving food just 3/4 mile from the site and the Priddy Good Farm Shop, selling a range of locally produced meats and home-made pies. Priddy also hosts a popular folk festival in July and other events throughout the year. There are also many other pubs and restaurants in the local area. 

There are many attractions in Somerset and the surrounding area including Cheddar Gorge, Wookey Hole, Glastonbury, Longleat Safari Park and the cities of Bath and Wells are waiting to be explored. 

Cheddar currently holds an AA 4 Pennant Award.

If you fancy leaving the unit behind, consider a hassle free break in one of our two holiday caravans. Our self-catering options sleep 4-6 people and have all the creature comforts of home. For more information check out our self catering pages Read More

WiFi

WiFi is available at this site. However please note the service is supplied by a different provider therefore your Site WiFi card (powered by WiComs) cannot be used. Please contact the site direct for more information.

Worth Noting

The site is 45 minutes towing time from M4 Junction 18 and M5 Junction 23. Not all pitches are flat and chocks are advised. There is no on-site dog walk, but there is a local footpath near the main gate. Please note that there may be sheep, cattle or horses in the fields, and your dog must be kept on a lead. The footpaths may become very muddy during wet weather, so stout shoes or wellingtons are recommended.

Eat Local

Site shop stocks locally-produced preserves, pork, beef, chicken, eggs, cider and ales. Bread and pastries baked on site. A farm butcher is next door and village pubs serve local produce. Farmers’ Market is held in Wells on Wednesdays and Saturdays.

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Facilities

Cheddar Mendip Heights 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

  • Grass only pitch (no electric)

  • Showers

  • Electric shaver sockets

  • Parent and baby room

  • Chemical toilet disposal point

  • Motorhome service point

  • Dishwashing facilities

  • Shop

  • Gas cylinders

  • Pets welcome

  • Electric hook-up

  • Grass pitch with electric hook-up for larger tents

  • 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

  • Flushing toilet

  • Washbasins

  • Some accessible facilities

  • Family shower room

  • Drinking water taps

  • Washing Machines

  • Ice pack freezing

  • Childrens play area

  • Payphone

  • Alternative Accommodation

  • Wi-fi (Other provider)

  • Public house within one mile

Reviews

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5

Driving to the site we thought we had forgotten our tent pegs - on arrival we asked if we...

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Driving to the site we thought we had forgotten our tent pegs - on arrival we asked if we could buy some and the chap took us to a pile of second hand ones and told us to help ourselves. It turned out I hadn't forgotten to pack our pegs so we popped them back. Really friendly welcome, the chap that met us was chirpy and knowledgeable, he gave us the site information including the door codes, and also told us of the walk into the village to the pub and the farm shop next door. This is the first CCC site we have stayed on and we were amazed at the cleanliness of the toilets, washing up facilities and showers - sparkling at all times. They were closed for 1.5 hours every day for cleaning - with a toilet being available if you need it. The shop was well stocked and the home made scones we bought were delicious. We went onto Cheddar and to Wells for the day - both close by and well worth a visit. Although Cheddar Gorge is National Trust they don't run any of the car parks and therefore you have to pay �5 to park for the day. All in all a great site, fab location, friendly staff and lovely and clean.

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

I will definitely return here next year. Excellent walks nearby.

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I will definitely return here next year. Excellent walks nearby. I walked from site to Wookey and Wells and there are lots of local walks in the Mendips. Cheddar,Glastonbury and Black Down well worth visiting too Tv reception fine. Thanks for being so kind and helpful

  • Location: Country,Secluded
  • Suitable For: Older couples,Active break
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 5
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4.7

We have just returned from a wonderful 10 days at this site & is very convenient to all the...

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We have just returned from a wonderful 10 days at this site & is very convenient to all the areas attractions . The toilet block is clean and well cared for. The staff were very caring & helpful. Unfortunately the holiday was marred by the awful smell from the septic tank, although it was emptied during our stay. On 3 days we saw a rat on the stone wall just a few feet from our tent. Perhaps the two problems are linked & both need sorting soon. We will return in the future but will request a pitch in the main field rather than the paddock.

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

The Cheddar Campsite in the Mendip Hills is a lovely campsite in a beautiful part of Somerset.

This review is for Cheddar Mendip Heights

The Cheddar Campsite in the Mendip Hills is a lovely campsite in a beautiful part of Somerset. The facilities and staff are great and it's very peaceful. The pitches are quite close together, so maybe not suited to families with children, although there is a play area.

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

Travel

Local Travel

Nearest bus stop: 3 miles

Nearest train station: Weston-super-Mare 15 miles

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Self Catering at Cheddar Mendip Heights

from £42.00 a night

Cheddar Self Catering

The sites two holiday caravans each offer comfortable family accommodation for four having one double room with an en-suite WC and TV and one twin bedroom. A sofa bed sleeps an additional two people if required. There is a shower room and a fully equipped kitchen with microwave, dishwasher and fridge/freezer. The spacious lounge and dining area boasts a Freeview HD TV,DVD/Blu-ray. Outside, garden furniture and a barbecue are available.

Call 01749 870241 to book

  • This site sleeps four comfortably

    Sleeps six people

  • A barbeque is available

    Barbeque

  • The property has a kitchen with a cooker

    Kitchen

  • The property has a fridge

    Fridge

  • There is a shop on site

    On site shop

  • The property has a freezer

    Freezer

  • The property has a dishwasher

    Dishwasher

  • The property has a bathroom

    Bathroom

  • There is a sitting room

    Sitting room

  • There is a dining area

    Dining area

  • TV - Satellite or Freeview

    TV - Satellite or Freeview

  • DVD / Blu-Ray Player

    DVD / Blu-Ray Player

  • Washing Machine

    Washing Machine

  • Childrens' play area

    Childrens' play area

  • Wifi

    Wifi

  • Outdoor area for bbq

    Outdoor area for bbq

“Had a wonderful 4 days at this lovely site. Bakery on site so had fresh croissants and pain au chocolat for final day breakfast. Also tried the local pub for great food, beer and cider and a short walk home to walk it off! Highly recommended.”

- Dennis Family

These two holiday caravans sit on a beautiful site at the heart of the Mendip Hills. Midway between Somerset’s Cheddar Gorge and Wells.

Booking please note

See our Self Catering Terms and Conditions.

For further information and prices for Cheddar Mendip Heights

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Minimum booking periods do apply.

*Members adult price only, additional charges may apply

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