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The perfect location to explore breathtaking Exmoor.

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Peace, tranquility and breathtaking views. We are geared towards adults since we have no children’s play area or club, but there is a well maintained recreation ground in the village.

Welcome to the multi award-winning Porlock Caravan Park set in the beautiful Vale of Porlock, boasting some of England’s finest countryside and most striking coastline.

Porlock Caravan Park is the ideal base from which to experience and explore Exmoor, Devon and West Somerset. The perfect location for walking, horse riding, cycling or just getting away from it all.

We cater for touring caravans, tents and motorhomes, as well as having a selection of fully serviced luxury, well equipped holiday home caravans for hire. We also have holiday homes for sale and a large camping field available for club rallies. TOURING AND HOLIDAY HOMES Open Mid March - End October Porlock Caravan Park is well maintained and cleaned to the highest standard. Our on site PRIVATE STATIC HOLIDAY HOMES facilities are top class and our aim is to make Open Mid March - Mid January your stay as relaxing as possible. 1


Enjoy your caravan, tent or static home. holiday homes plus the AA’s’ 5 pennant touring site award.

Our aim is to make your caravan or camping holiday extra special. We always strive for the best and ensure our service and facilities are always second to none.

We understand the importance of clean wash and toilet facilities on a caravan or camping holiday and so are pleased to have been awarded the Platinum Loo of the Year Award for our toilet and shower facilities.

Porlock Caravan Park has achieved a number of national awards and continues to do so on an annual basis.

We always maintain an excellent level of Porlock Caravan Park is located in the service and keep our facilities in top Exmoor National Park. We appreciate its condition. beauty and do our best to keep our impact to a minimum. We have received Our awards include the coveted 5* Rose the David Bellamy Gold Award for Award for our holiday, touring and conservation showing our sustained camping park and the self-catering commitment to the environment. 2


Our facilities are second to none. Free freezer block facility Picturesque dog walking area Public telephone on site Electric hook-ups Gas bottle exchange Grass or hardstanding pitches Grey water disposal point Chemical waste disposal room Cars park beside unit Wifi (chargeable) Herb Garden

We believe your caravan or camping experience should be second to none, so we always go the extra mile. Our main site facilities include: Free showers and hot water Hair Dryers Disabled facilities Laundry room Drying area Dish washing room Vegetable preparation area Microwave oven

Holiday home facilities include: Fully serviced shower room with toilet. Fridge, cooker and microwave oven. Central heating, colour TV, DVD player, mini hi-fi.

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From the wild coast to the rolling moors. The area boasts something for Victorian Schoolroom and The Falconry everyone; rolling moors, golden and Animal Centre. sandy beaches and chocolate box Horner, a designated nature reserve, villages to name just a few. Lynch, Luccombe and Selworthy are also Porlock " the friendly village " is just a close by with their distinctive yellowshort stroll from the caravan park and has washed houses. an excellent selection of cafes, restaurants, pubs and shops. There is also Dunster, the medieval market town, a first class information centre, village boasts a grand castle and a wealth of recreation ground with tennis courts, a beautiful listed buildings, numerous eateries and a good selection of quirky bowling green and children's play area. shops and boutiques. Nearby Allerford is home to the The West Somerset Rural Life Museum, The

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Minehead has everything you need and you can board the West Somerset Steam Railway. Stops include Washford, where you can visit Cleeve Abbey and Blue Anchor-a great way to see what the area has to offer.

beaches of Woolacombe and Croyde and the bustling town of Barnstaple are also well worth a visit. Useful contacts www.porlock.co.uk www.allerfordmuseum.org.uk www.dunster.org.uk www.nationaltrust.org.uk www.west-somerset-railway.co.uk www.exmoor-nationalpark.gov.uk www.english-heritage.org.uk www.lynton-lynmouth-tourism.co.uk www.visitilfracombe.co.uk www.porlockcyclehire.co.uk www.visit-exmoor.co.uk www.exmooradventures.co.uk

Lynton and Lynmouth have traditional fisherman’s cottages, venicular railway, charming pubs and tea rooms. Spectacular coastal views and rural walks are in abundance. On the way back stop at the hamlet of Oare, home to the story of Lorna Doone. Ilfracombe, with it’s grand Victorian buildings and harbour, the golden sandy 5


Travel information and our location Southern National local bus service to Porlock, or take a coach to Taunton and change to the local bus service to Porlock.

By road Porlock is located on the A39. From the M5 motorway exit at junction 24, Bridgwater, then follow the A39, or exit at junction 25, Taunton, then follow the A358 and A39 into Porlock. Upon entering the village, drive all the way through the village until the road forks. Take the right hand fork signposted Porlock Weir and immediate first right into High Bank. We are located at the bottom of the hill and the site is on your left.

By rail Taunton is the nearest mainline station. There is a regular First Southern National bus service to Porlock departing from the south side of Taunton station. The West Somerset railway operates steam and diesel train services on many days between Bishops Lydeard and Minehead, First Southern National runs By coach/ bus buses from Taunton to Bishops Lydeard. There are seasonal National Express Combined tickets are available from the coach services to Minehead then First bus Express. 6


High Bank, Porlock, Somerset TA24 8ND Telephone/Fax: 01643 862269 Email: info@porlockcaravanpark.co.uk Web: www.porlockcaravanpark.co.uk

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Porlock Caravan Park Brochure 2014