Facilities

We look forward to welcoming you to the Old Brick Kilns!

When you arrive at the site after 1.30pm, please come into reception (on your left by the carpark) where we will check you in, direct you to your pitch and answer any questions that you may have about your stay.

We request that you are respectful to other guests with regards to social distancing around the park please, as some people are still vulnerable.  Reception and the shop are now open to more than one customer at a time; many of our guests (and our staff) choose to continue to wear masks.
All public areas (including washrooms, shop and washing up stations) will continue be sanitised with the latest anti-viral technology at the beginning and end of every day.

Reception/Shop

The reception desk, shop and first aid post are situated together within the main building which is on the left as you drive in (open 8.30am – 5.30pm).  There is also a defibrillator attached to the wall of the building adjacent to reception, please note its position when you enter the park.  There is access into all areas of the main building for wheelchairs along firm pathways.

The shop has an off-licence, supplies most basic foodstuffs, toiletries, home-made produce and fresh bread.  To start the day with a treat, you can order warm croissants, pain au chocolats and bacon turnovers to collect at reception the following morning.  We also stock sweets, pies, drinks (including locally-brewed ale and wine), ice-cream, gas, caravan accessories, maps, stamps and local crafts.  There is wifi available on all pitches (through a 3rd party provider) please ask at reception for details; we also now have a brand new laundry room on site too.

In a separate wooden building next to reception you will find a large map of the area along with a wealth of information on local attractions & places to visit etc as well as a selection of books.

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Washroom Facilities

The newest block which was completed in early 2019 is behind Barney’s Bar; it replaces the facilities in the main building. There is under-floor heating throughout and the water pressure vastly improved from the old block.  The design is spacious and contemporary and we have already received great feedback from the customers who have stayed with us since the facilities were ready to use.

     

The park now has 4 washroom facilities, three of which were also recently refurbished to the highest standards, featuring underfloor heating, showers, toilets, washbasins, hand and hair dryers, shaving points and free hot water throughout the day.

A fifth, brand new disabled/family facility will be opening for the 2022 season. It will accommodate our purpose-built washroom for those with special needs, with a RADAR lock and large enough to accommodate helpers.  The design includes a number of handrails and grab handles and is equipped with a low washbasin, low/raised toilet, full-length mirror and an alarm bell. The shower is extra-sized with a mobile seat and fully adjustable temperature controlled shower head.  The 2 additional unisex showers will be ideal for visiting families. All are free and untimed and also feature underfloor heating.

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Barney’s Bar is open on certain nights of the week and also offers delicious take-aways! For opening details & menus click here

   

Fishing

There is fishing available which is ideal for the novice who enjoys whiling away the afternoon on a sunny day!
It is stocked with carp, bream, rudd, tench etc
Charges: £3/day; £7/3 days £15/week
Please pay at reception.

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Activities for Adults & Children

There’s lots on site for those who need a little additional entertainment, including a fenced children’s play area with chipped bark, table tennis, games room, television room and a pool table.

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We are very conscious of promoting responsible recycling and need your help.
PLEASE dispose of your waste carefully. We know it’s easier to use one bin/bag for all waste while you’re on holiday, but it’s not good for the environment. Our bins are all clearly marked so please dispose of your waste accordingly.

You may not be aware that we have our own bored water on-site that is fully tested and certified. This means that our water is fresh & clean to drink.  PLEASE refill your water bottles from our taps, don’t buy new;  we must make single use plastic a thing of the past.  And don’t forget to REMOVE THE LID from the bottle if you do dispose of it in our recycling bins, as this allows us to crush the plastic and therefore reduce the volume of waste, saving fuel from reduced collections.

We also welcome Functions & Rallies!

If you are a member of a motoring club, or a similar group that likes to get together from time to time, we are happy to accommodate you.
Similarly, if you are organising a function, please contact us to discuss details & availability.

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Caravan Storage

We have facilities on site to store 60 caravans, so please call for more information.
We also offer a caravan washing service for £50 (single & double axle).

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