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, there are two large enclosed dog walks on site.

Tavistock, 2 ½ miles from the site, has world heritage status. It is a picturesque and ancient Stannary and market town with the beautiful River Tavy running through its centre. Whether you enjoy lovely cafes and shops or grand architecture and historical abbey ruins, it is well worth a visit.

Leave your car on site and venture on foot or two wheels and explore Dartmoor’s sweeping hills and wooded valleys. The National cycle route number 27 (coast to coast lfracombe to Plymouth) passes 200 yards from the site.

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. There are two chemical toilet disposal points, one is biodegradable, one is normal.

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

  • Gas cylinders

  • Pets welcome

  • Alternative Accommodation

  • 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

  • Payphone

  • Designated dog walk

  • Electric hook-up

  • Grass only pitch for larger tents

Reviews

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4.7

We stayed on this site on way through ,only for one night,on hindsight would have stayed...

This review is for Tavistock

We stayed on this site on way through ,only for one night,on hindsight would have stayed longer the staff very friendly the toliet's / showers spotless ,the grass was well looked after great we site to explore the surrounding areas will stay longer next time

  • Towing: Easy
  • Location: Country
  • Suitable For: Families,Active break
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 4
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5

A very welcome stopover for few nights to recover from our overnight ferry crossing from...

This review is for Tavistock

A very welcome stopover for few nights to recover from our overnight ferry crossing from France.

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

An excellently positioned site in close proximity to the open moorland of Dartmoor.

This review is for Tavistock

An excellently positioned site in close proximity to the open moorland of Dartmoor. The staff were very helpful and busy. There are a variety of pitches with chocks needed to a lesser or greater extent on most of them. Good dog walking facilities and plenty of open space within the site.

  • Location: Country
  • Suitable For: Older couples,Active break,Peaceful break,Younger couples
  • Friendliness: 3
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 4
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5

This was our second visit to this lovely well maintained site.

This review is for Tavistock

This was our second visit to this lovely well maintained site. Situated on the edge of Dartmoor it has a lot to offer to those who which to have peace and tranquillity, or engage in more active pursuits or just explore the moors. The facilities are excellent with lovely showers and toilets, essential after a long day walking on the moors whatever the weather and it is close enough to the town of Tavistock to make it easy to visit for essential shopping.

  • Location: Country,Secluded
  • Suitable For: Families,Older couples,Groups,Active break,Peaceful break,Younger 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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