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Big Foot Glamping and Camping At Tarvin Sands

8.5
From £25/€29.64/A$42.27/US$31.47/CA$41.57/CHF32/kr288.02/kr221.43/kr265.39/kr3,521/$508.13/$20,833/PEN107.30/NZ$43.88/R430.29/zł131.93/R$106.34/Kč803.86/RSD3,676 (for 1 night, 2 adults)

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  • Set in 25 acres of Cheshire countryside
  • Three fishing lakes, on-site café and its own reindeer herd
  • Easy access to Chester Zoo and Delamere Forest

Reindeer! In Cheshire! We reckon you'll hold Chester site Big Foot Glamping and Camping At Tarvin Sands deer to your little holiday heart – and here there be fishing too.

But Rudolph and pals first... Big Foot is home to a herd of UK born and raised reindeer, a right friendly bunch who you should be able to see being fed and exercised when they're out and about. They're all part of the Tarvin Sands Reindeer Centre and Fishery, where there's also an information hut, a gift shop, picnic areas, gardens and other animals including kingfishers, water voles and greylag geese.

And now the fishing. Three coarse fishing lakes are on the site, crammed with 30lb fish including carp, bream, roach, tench, chub, perch and rudd; if you want to get competitive, open comps are held every Tuesday and Saturday.

Big Foot is set over 25 acres of Cheshire countryside, with loads of room for kids to play and run around. It has an excellently-kept facilities block with free hot showers and toilets, a washing-up hut and a parent and baby washroom. There's also a café on site, serving hot and cold food from sarnies to full-on fryups.

Please note

Group bookings of 4 or more units are not permitted via Pitchup.com.

No hen/stag parties permitted via Pitchup.com.

We cater for families and couples only.

Single-sex bookings of 4 or more people are not permitted via Pitchup.com.

Bookings must not be for more than 28 consecutive nights.

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

Pets of any type are not allowed at the site under any circumstances as it is a working reindeer farm and the health and wellbeing of the animals is paramount. Guests who arrive with pets will be refused entry.

The family pod is only suitable for up to 2 adults and 2 children aged 16 and under. Adult occupancy cannot exceed this number, with no exceptions made.

The campsite operates a closed gate policy between the hours of 8pm and 8am. Strictly no late arrivals or early departures.

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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 campsite/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.
No refunds for inclement weather, late arrivals or early departures.
Units will be allocated on arrival.

General
Bookings are nominative and non-transferable.
Bookings must not be for more than 28 consecutive nights.
In the event of a complaint, please speak to the reception immediately. Complaints which are not brought to our attention during your stay cannot be dealt with once you have left the site.
Radio, music and TV players must be kept at a low volume. Car doors and boots must be closed quietly.
The bar and/or restaurant is open between 04/01 and 23/12.
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.
You'll need an Environment Agency rod licence (you'll need to apply for this beforehand).

Hired accommodation
Hired accommodation: £100 damage/cleanliness/bracelet deposit is required on arrival and will be refunded on departure after inspection of your unit should no damage/losses be found.
Your unit must be left clean and tidy, a fine of £25 will be charged for unclean units upon departure.

Occupancy
Group bookings of 4 or more units are not permitted via Pitchup.com.
No hen/stag parties permitted via Pitchup.com.
Single-sex bookings of 4 or more people are not permitted via Pitchup.com.
We cater for families and couples only.

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.
Open fires are prohibited.

Vehicles
No cars by the pitch/unit. All cars must be parked in the designated area.

Visitors
Visitors must leave the premises by 8pm.
Visitors must register at reception and pay their fee.
Visitors’ cars are not permitted on the campsite.

Additional terms

The family pod is only suitable for up to 2 adults and 2 children aged 16 and under. Adult occupancy cannot exceed this number, with no exceptions made.

The campsite operates a closed gate policy between the hours of 8pm and 8am. Strictly no late arrivals or early departures. If you wish to go out in the evening, please let the staff know on arrival.

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