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The Pepper Pot Caravan Park

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General

  • Green and spacious park in Gloucestershire
  • On-site restaurant famous for its excellent food
  • Seven miles to Sharpness Canal and Slimbridge Wildfowl Trust

Greenery and space are on the menu at The Pepper Pot near Dursley in Gloucestershire, which is kept tiptop by its on-site and friendly wardens, who live in and are to hand for any advice or help needed by Pepper Potters during their stay.

Facilities are well-maintained and in a purpose-built shower and loo block; an indoor washing-up area and a coin-operated washing machine are also on site.

But the best part of The Pepper Pot? Its on-site bar and bistro, Hoggies, with decently priced home-cooked meals using the best of local ingredients from local suppliers, such as salads, burgers and quality matured steaks. (If you think your little mover and shaker won't fancy a steak, they have plenty to pick from on the children's menu.)

Please note

Commercial vehicles (vehicles used for work related purposes, carrying goods or fare-paying passengers) and sign-written vehicles are not permitted on site.

Under 18s must be accompanied by their parents or legal guardians.

The site does not accept breeds/crossbreeds listed in the Dangerous Dogs Act.

No hen/stag parties permitted via Pitchup.com.

Hoggies Bar & Bistro, the on-site restaurant, is open seven days a week (closed from 3pm until 6pm on weekdays).

Exterior gates are locked from 10.30pm to 7am, please be aware that if you miss these times there is nowhere to park your vehicle.


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8.8

Overall rating based on 92 reviews

 

91% would recommend this site to a friend.

90% would stay here again.

 
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Very good site for our one night campervan stay 24/07/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Mary S. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • Electric grass pitch (no awning)
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
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    The wash room facilities and washing up room. Friendly staff and location of pub next to camping site.

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Handy for our final destination. Clean shower block 20/07/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom victoria_m995364 Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • Electric grass pitch (no awning)
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
  • Liked: 

    Handy for our final destination.
    Clean shower block

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friendly welcome. facilities clean and adequate. handy location for overnight ... 19/07/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom michael c. Confirmed

  • Electric hardstanding touring pitch
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
  • Liked: 

    friendly welcome.
    facilities clean and adequate.
    handy location for overnight stop - near motorway.
    adjacent pub.

    Disliked: 

    road noise from nearby motorway throughout the night.
    pub overpriced for both food and drink.
    isolated location.

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A good site. 18/07/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom martin_h147807 Confirmed

  • Electric grass pitch (no awning)
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
  • Liked: 

    Nice site with good facilities and friendly staff. Pub next door does good beer and food.

    Disliked: 

    Nothing.

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Lovely site with friendly staff if you don't mind road noise 12/07/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom kelly e. Confirmed

  • Electric grass pitch (no awning)
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
  • Liked: 

    Lovely green space which is really well maintained. Really friendly lady who welcomed us and saw us off. Clean toilets and showers. Well serviced site with easy access to water etc
    A nice little campsite

    Disliked: 

    The noise from the motorway! It was really quite loud

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move away from the motorway. 06/07/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Kenneth w. Confirmed

  • Fully-serviced hardstanding touring pitch
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
  • Liked: 

    The site was good

    Disliked: 

    The motorway noise

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Brilliant site! 05/07/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Amelia D. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • Electric grass pitch (no awning)
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
  • Liked: 

    Showers are great! All facilities kept very clean. Lovely small site.

    Disliked: 

    A little difficult to find via a satnav.

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Excellent site 05/07/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom susan_g161597 Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • Electric grass pitch
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
  • Liked: 

    Family friendly, dog friendly, lovely helpful people

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    Nothing

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Spotless facilities and very friendly warden. All level pitches 29/06/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Sandra C. Confirmed

  • Electric grass pitch (no awning)
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    The Warden was lovely and very welcoming. The site was beautifully kept with neat hedges and flowers. It was very quiet. Barrier entry system felt very secure. The toilets and showers were spotlessly clean.

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Excellent site, clean, well spread out, friendly staff. 28/06/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Angela M. Confirmed

  • Electric hardstanding touring pitch
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
  • Liked: 

    Was made to feel very welcome by the site warden. We were given details about facilities on site and the way we could get off/on site. Hoggies food was amazing. The landlord was so friendly and accommodating and we ate there 2 nights on the trott.

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    Road noise but you get used to it and do not notice it after a short time.

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Features

Leisure on site

Bar or club house

Cycle hire

Evening entertainment

Fishing

Fitness centre

Games room

Indoor swimming pool

Kids' club

On-site restaurant/cafe

Outdoor swimming pool

Play area

Take away

Tennis

TV room

Watersports

Amenities on site

Bath available

Disabled facilities

Drying room

Food shop

Free wifi

Ice pack freezing

Internet access

Launderette

Parent & baby washroom

Pick-up from public transport

Public telephone

Shower available

Toilet block

Washing-up area

Wifi

Utilities

Charging facilities

Chemical disposal

Gas cylinders available

Recycling available

Renewable energy

Touring and motorhomes

Hard standings

Tourer storage facilities

Water hook-up points for tourers

Rules

Barbecues allowed

Campfires allowed

Commercial vehicles allowed

Dogs allowed

Dogs allowed all year

Groups welcome

D. of E. welcome

Family friendly

Motorcycle friendly

Rallies welcome

Single-sex groups welcome

Student groups welcome

Nearby amenities

Bar nearby

Type

Pub campsite

Small (11-25 pitches)

Location

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  • Lower Wick Dursley, Gloucestershire, England, GL116DD
  • Timezone Europe/London BST (GMT+01:00)   GPS 51.6614°N 2.4179°W

Nearest transport

Coach stations
Stroud: Merrywalks Bus Station — 10.4 miles
Chepstow Bus Station — 11.3 miles
Chalford (Gloucs): A419/Dark Lane Coach Stop — 12.0 miles
Train stations
Cam & Dursley Rail Station — 4.6 miles
Lydney Rail Station — 6.1 miles
Stonehouse Rail Station — 8.3 miles
Ferry ports
Lydney Harbour — 5.1 miles
Sharpness Old Docks — 5.2 miles
Castle Park Ferry Landing — 16.1 miles
Airports
Gloucestershire Airport — 19.5 miles
Bristol International Airport — 22.8 miles

Directions


From the north: on the M5, exit at Junction 13 and at the roundabout, take the third exit onto the A419. At the next roundabout take the first exit onto the A38 and follow south for 7.5 miles over the roundabout. Travel through Berkeley Heath then take the second left onto Wick Road for 0.9 miles then turn right. Keep driving 0.8 miles and we are situated on the left just past the Pepper Pot restaurant.

From the south: On the M5, exit at Junction 14 and turn left onto the B4509. Turn right at the lights onto the A38 and follow the A38 north for 3.5 miles, then turn right onto Wick Road. Turn right after 0.9 miles and we are situated 0.8 miles on the left just past the Pepper Pot restaurant.

Please note: All distances on this page are calculated "as the crow flies" - please check actual distance depending on your mode of travel using the Get directions button above.

Local attractions

The Pepper Pot Caravan Park is in a decent spot to use as a base for exploring Gloucestershire and its surrounds, particularly for those who like their wildlife or historic homes. Plenty of other activities and attractions can be found within ten miles.

Two golf clubs are within a quick drive, the Stinchcombe Hill Golf Club two and a half miles away and the Cotswold Edge Golf Club within five. Also within a short drive are Berkeley Castle and the Vale of Berkeley (two and a half miles) and the Cattle Country Adventure Park (two miles) for yee-haw adventuring.

Wildlife types have the River Severn Estuary and the Slimbridge Wildfowl Trust to explore within six and seven miles respectively, with more species to see at Oldown Country Park eight miles away; wildfowl and other critters along the nearby Gloucester to Sharpness Canal, and Dean Forest and the Wye Valley 11 miles from base.

More into historic homes, local history or greenery? Take your Pepper Pot pick from the National Trust's Woodchester Mansion and park or Westbury Court Gardens (seven and 11 miles); Chavenage House and the National Arboretum at Westonbirt (both ten miles), or the National Waterways Museum at Gloucester Docks 16 miles away.

The Pepper Pot team also recommends a punt at Chepstow Racecourse, 11 miles away; a look at the longest village green in England at Frampton On Severn nine and a half miles away, or a dip at Dursley Pool and Sports Centre within five and a half miles. For day trips, sink into some shopping and sightseeing at Bristol or spa city Bath.

Must see

  • Berkeley Castle (2.5 miles)
  • WWT Slimbridge Wetlands Centre (5.5 miles)
  • Westonbirt, The National Arboretum (9.5 miles)

National Trust

  • Newark Park (4.8 miles)
  • Woodchester Park (6.9 miles)

Cycle routes

Find local routes on the National Cycle Network - over 12,000 miles of cycling routes.

Please note: All distances on this page are calculated "as the crow flies" - please check actual distance depending on your mode of travel.

Policies

Permitted arrival/departure time

Camping and touring
Arrive:  1 p.m. –  8 p.m.
Depart:  11 a.m.

The Pepper Pot Caravan Park cancellation policy

No refunds within 2 weeks of arrival date.

If you need to cancel or amend your booking, please give as much notice as possible so that someone else has the chance to book. You may wish to buy holiday insurance for cancellations and for your property/injury whilst away.

Please note that your deposit is paid to Pitchup.com and is non-refundable.

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You can also opt to pay the full amount at the time of your booking.

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Terms and conditions

Please read the park terms and conditions below and the Pitchup.com terms and conditions.

Admission
Admission is only permitted after registering at reception.
Under 18s must be accompanied by their parents or legal guardians.

Arrivals and departures
Late arrivals must notify the park as soon as possible. Your booking will be held for 24 hours. After this period the management reserves the right to relet your unit.
Units will be allocated on arrival.

Dogs
Dogs must be kept on leads and supervised at all times.
The site does not accept breeds/crossbreeds listed in the Dangerous Dogs Act.

General
Bookings are nominative and non-transferable.
The management reserves the right to deny access or terminate the stay of those guests whose behaviour is deemed unsuitable. No refunds will be offered.

Occupancy
No hen/stag parties permitted via Pitchup.com.

Pitches
You must follow the management directives when pitching your tent/unit and related equipment.

Safety
Barbecues are permitted but must be raised off the ground and attended by an adult at all times.

Vehicles
Commercial vehicles (vehicles used for work related purposes, carrying goods or fare-paying passengers) and sign-written vehicles are not permitted on site.
No cars/motorbikes by the pitch/unit. All cars must be parked in the designated area.
No vehicle movement between 10pm and 7.30am.
Only one car is to be parked by the pitch. Extra vehicles must be parked in the designated area.

Additional terms

Hoggies Bar & Bistro, the on-site restaurant, is open seven days a week (closed from 3pm until 6pm on weekdays).

Exterior gates are locked from 10.30pm to 7am, please be aware that if you miss these times there is nowhere to park your vehicle.

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