Slapton Sands

Camping and Caravanning Club Site
from £7.35 to £12.45 Per person/night
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Overview

  • Campsites with good pubs nearby

    Top site for pubs

  • Campsites next to or within walking distance of a beach

    Top site for beaches

  • A popular site for couples

    Great site for couples

A family site with seaviews and sandy and shingle beaches within walking distance.

Our Slapton Sands Club campsite has all the ingredients for the perfect family beach holiday. Located on the stunning South Devon Heritage Coast, our Slapton Sands campsite commands a quiet, rural setting. Lined by trees and flanked by rolling countryside, this is the place to sit back and enjoy the views - some pitches enjoy fabulous views over the bay.

The campsite is level and well set out with some hardstandings and plenty of grass pitches. There is a children’s play area, a parent and child room, washing up facilities and a short dog walk and the small on-site shop provides the basics.

Off-site there are plenty of coastal walks to enjoy including to Beesands and Hallsands. Slapton beach is a few minutes’ walk from the campsite. The shingle beach and clean, calm sea are ideal for families (dogs are welcome too) and water sport enthusiasts can enjoy surfing, windsurfing and canoeing.

The freshwater lagoon Slapton Ley is separated from the sea by Slapton beach and is set within a National Nature Reserve. The area is teeming with bird and wildlife. There are many walks and trails around the reserve.

To the north of Slapton Sands, the Blue Flag Award-winning Blackpool Sands awaits. Backed byevergreens and scented pines, this stretch of golden sands has a real mediterranean feel.

A bus stop a quarter of a mile from the campsite is on routes to Plymouth, Kingsbridge and Dartmouth. The latter is a wonderful medieval town with a lovely harbour, perfect for crabbing, and a castle.

Ready Camp is available at this campsite. (Please note that, although we welcome dogs on this site, in the interest of all guests we do not permit pets to stay within the Ready Camp tents).

Access and SatNav Advice

Please ignore the “Slapton five miles” sign off the A381. Slapton village is unsuitable for towed units. Follow the recommended route.

Worth Noting

Please note that Caravans can only be booked by Members and direct with site (not via the web booking process or call centre) and are limited to 8 units on site at any one time.

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

Farmers' markets are held weekely, Stokeley's Farm is nearby and the site shop provides essentials and local produce. The Queen's Arms and The Tower Inn are both a 5 minute walk from site and serve excellent serve food and real ales.

Facilities

Slapton Sands has the following facilities on or around the site.

  • Members' caravans only

    Members' caravans only

  • 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

  • Drinking water taps

  • Washing Machines

  • Ice pack freezing

  • Gas cylinders

  • Pets welcome

  • Electric hook-up

  • Club Site Wi-fi

  • Battery charging facilities

  • 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

  • Dedicated accessible facilities

  • Chemical toilet disposal point

  • Motorhome stop-off

  • Dishwashing facilities

  • Childrens play area

  • Payphone

  • Designated dog walk

  • Coastal

  • Grass only pitch for larger tents

  • Sea/loch view

  • Ready Camp tents on site

Reviews

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4.3

My husband and I visited this site on April 23rd for three nights.

This review is for Slapton Sands

My husband and I visited this site on April 23rd for three nights. The welcome and sign in was excellent. We were offered a lovely pitch with a view of the sea. The site is well maintained and the facilities are kept very clean. My only negative is the fact that there were only three showers in the ladies. More are needed. Despite this we loved the site and will definitely be returning. The beach was a five minute walk and the walks around the the nature reserve ( next to the site ) were lovely. Top site

  • Towing: Moderate
  • Location: Coastal
  • Suitable For: Older couples,Peaceful break
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 3
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4.3

Would most likely go there again but would need to be sure that the heating in the shower...

This review is for Slapton Sands

Would most likely go there again but would need to be sure that the heating in the shower block and disabled toilet were working. As my wife is disabled this is very important. The best site that we have been on for views and cheerfulness of the site staff.

  • Location: Coastal
  • Suitable For: Peaceful break
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 3
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5

Owners were very friendly,helpful and welcoming. They could not do more to help us.

This review is for Slapton Sands

Owners were very friendly,helpful and welcoming. They could not do more to help us. The facilities on site are by far the best ones we have used yet they also had a few things not many other sites have, for example they had washing lines for you to use so you could put your towels on after your shower. The beach is 5-10 minutes walk away so that's nice, and also you can see the water from every part of the site. You have a village shop about 5 minutes away and also 2 lovely pubs which are dog fringe which is nice when you have a dog with you.

  • Towing: Moderate
  • Location: Coastal
  • Suitable For: Families,Older couples,Groups,Peaceful break,Younger couples
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 5
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5

Beautifully located site with sea and country views.

This review is for Slapton Sands

Beautifully located site with sea and country views. The welcome we received from the staff on arrival as tourers with no booking couldn't have been better; stayed an extra night it was so pleasant. Well maintained and staff very happy to chat and provide information on the site and surrounding area. Plenty of towel hooks in the washrooms, the frequent paucity of which on other sites is a 'pet gripe'. Short walk into Slapton Village which is charming with two contrasting pubs serving good food. The walk along Slapton Sands and around the nature reserve is lovely. For the best views of the coastline and coves, take the double-decker bus from Slapton to Dartmouth. You can get a weekly ticket for �13 that will take you between Dartmouth and Plymouth via Slapton and Kingsbridge. Do follow the handbook directions for arrival as described not the sat nav as even the A Roads in the South Hams are quite challenging for a large unit.

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

Travel

Local Travel

Nearest bus stop: 0.25 miles from site entrance

Nearest train station: Totnes – 13 miles

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