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Poplar Grove Farm Caravan Park

9.3
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General

  • Scenic rural location on a 160-acre working farm
  • Twenty minutes' drive from both Blackpool and Lancaster
  • Forest of Bowland and Beacon Fell Country Park within ten miles

You'll find reasons aplenty why this park is proving pretty popular with those seeking to pitch up in the north west: its position is perfect, its vibe relaxed, and its team very friendly indeed.

Poplar Grove Farm Caravan Park is a 160-acre working family farm, just 12 miles from Blackpool for those who like illuminating hols, and halfway between Lancaster and Preston for city sightseers. Even closer (and filled with pubs and restaurants), the old market town of Garstang is a couple of miles away, lying on the River Wyre: we spy river fishing opps…

And for hikers, bikers and scenic view seekers, the unspoiled countryside of the Forest of Bowland and vistas of the Bowland Fells can be reached within 11 miles – or take yourself out into the surrounding Lancashire countryside: miles of walks and bike trails are all around.

All guests have access to a modern toilet block with two showers and two toilets for both ladies and gents. The site also has a chemical disposal point.

Please note

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

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


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9.3

Overall rating based on 191 reviews

 

98% would recommend this site to a friend.

97% would stay here again.

 

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excellent facilities.friendly people. will be using the caravan storage facility ... 10/12/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom stephen e. Confirmed

  • Non-electric grass pitch
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
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    excellent facilities.friendly people. will be using the caravan storage facility in the new year.

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Excellent site great location staff was lovely 20/11/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Tom A. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • 1 bedroom camping pod
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  • Liked: 

    Awesome campsite love everything about it.

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Great campsite, with a great attitude toward guest highly recommend!! 07/11/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom alan_b252696 Confirmed

  • Electric hardstanding touring pitch
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
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    On our second visit to Poplar grove and again we were greeted with a friendly welcome on arrival and throughout our stay, the nice big pitches with water and electric supply within close proximity to the pitches, clean toilet and shower block, little play area for the kids, a beautiful located and well thought out campsite.

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    Nothing

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Fab from the min we arrived Lady who ran place ... 06/11/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom caroline_j212738 Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • 1 bedroom camping pod
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
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    Fab from the min we arrived
    Lady who ran place was very helpful
    Defo coming again
    Lovely weekend

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Would go again 02/11/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom June W. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

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

    Lovely quite sure very friendly

    Disliked: 

    Cold water washing up and no shelter

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nice quite site. exallant facilties .toilets and showers nice and ... 01/11/2017

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    nice quite site. exallant facilties .toilets and showers nice and clean and warm
    pleasant staff helpful on arrival will come again next year.

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Nice weekend, will arrange another stay and hope for better weather. 25/10/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Matthew B. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • Electric hardstanding touring pitch
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
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    Well spaced out site, great location with easy access to popular attractions, hard standing pitches are a good size with close electric and water points.

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Very family friendly and amazing place loved it and will ... 09/10/2017

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

  • 1 bedroom camping pod
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    Very family friendly and amazing place loved it and will be booking again

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The fire pit/bbq also the complimentary tea and coffee you ... 09/10/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom kayleigh_r137815 Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • 1 bedroom camping pod
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    The fire pit/bbq also the complimentary tea and coffee you get. The bed was comfy and the heater is good.

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Good holiday , close by all the shops if you drive only about ten min 07/09/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom karen_h39 Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • 1 bedroom camping pod
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    Peace and quiet for a few days bbq and fire pit

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    none

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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

Fully serviced pitches

Hard standings

Water hook-up points for tourers

Rules

Barbecues allowed

Campfires allowed

Commercial vehicles allowed

Dogs allowed

Dogs allowed all year

Themes

Luxury

Peaceful

Remote location

Walkers' paradise

Nearby leisure

Fishing nearby

Horse riding nearby

Restaurant nearby

Groups welcome

Family friendly

Motorcycle friendly

Rallies welcome

Single-sex groups welcome

Student groups welcome

Nearby amenities

Bar nearby

Type

Farm

Small (11-25 pitches)

Camping 2.0

Camping pods

Location

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  • Humblescough Lane, Nateby Preston, Lancashire, England, PR3 0LL
  • Timezone Europe/London GMT (GMT+00:00)   GPS 53.8896°N 2.8129°W

Nearest transport

Coach stations
Garstang (Lancs): Crofters Hotel Coach Stop — 2.0 miles
Galgate: Crossroads Coach Stop — 7.2 miles
Lancaster: University Underpass Coach Stop — 8.4 miles
Train stations
Salwick Rail Station — 7.5 miles
Kirkham & Wesham Rail Station — 7.7 miles
Poulton-le-Fylde Rail Station — 7.8 miles
Ferry ports
Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing — 8.0 miles
Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing — 8.3 miles
Heysham Ferry Terminal — 10.8 miles
Airports
Liverpool John Lennon Airport — 38.2 miles

Directions


From the M6, exit at Junction 32, take the M55 west and at the first roundabout, take the third exit onto Garstang Road heading north. Upon reaching Garstang, take a left on to Longmoor Lane and after passing the Kirkland Baptist Chapel, take a left on to Humblescough Lane. We are located at the end of Humblescough Lane. Turn right at the end of the road, then turn left after 50 metres for Poplar Grove Farm Caravan Park.

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

Garstang (the world's first Fairtrade Town, food fact fans) is a few minutes' drive or two miles' walk from Poplar Grove and comes with seven pubs and three restaurants; have a duke too at the ruins of fifteenth century Greenhaugh Castle overlooking the town.

The village of Scorton three miles from base has a pub, garden centre, café, and restaurant: if you're around during the May bank holiday, roll along to the Bike and Barrows Festival and the Scorton Music Festival for wheelbarrow racing, sheep racing and other shenanigans.

To the east of Garstang, the old hunting ground of the Forest of Bowland is now an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty landscaped by moorland, fells and valleys, with endless opps for walking, cycling, fell running and wildlife watching (not all at once, and look out for the hen harriers). The Bowland Visitor Centre, with info on the area's activities and events, is in Beacon Fell Country Park.

Twenty minutes' drive will land you at either Blackpool (south-east) or Lancashire's county town of Lancaster (north), with a fair good time to be had at the former and a load of historical sightseeing available at the latter. Preston is about 25 minutes to the south.

To investigate a bit further afield, the watery wonders of the Lake District are about an hour's drive away.

Must see

  • Beacon Fell Country Park (6.3 miles)
  • Forest of Bowland (10.4 miles)
  • Lancaster Castle (11.1 miles)

National Trust

  • Rufford Old Hall (17.4 miles)
  • Gawthorpe Hall (21.9 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:  1:30 p.m. –  6 p.m.
Depart:  11 a.m.
On-site accommodation
Arrive:  1:30 p.m. –  6 p.m.
Depart:  11 a.m.

The site is unmanned after 5pm. Please call the park using the contact details provided in the booking confirmation email if you are arriving after this time.

Poplar Grove Farm Caravan Park cancellation policy

No refunds within 12 days of arrival date.

No refunds/discounts for inclement weather, late arrivals or early departures.

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.

Payment

A 15% non-refundable deposit is payable now. Poplar Grove Farm Caravan Park will debit the balance from your card 12 days before arrival, or if the arrival date is sooner than 12 days then the balance will be taken immediately.

Pitches: a £10 deposit is required on arrival and will be refunded on departure when returning the gate badge/barrier pass/toilet keys.

Hired accommodation: £10 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.

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

Payment methods accepted on the park

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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.
All guests spending the night at the park must present their ID at the reception desk and sign registration forms.
Under 18s must be accompanied by their parents or legal guardians.
Unsupervised minors must have a letter of authorisation from their parents or legal guardian.

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

Dogs
A valid vaccination certificate must accompany your dog.
The site does not accept breeds/crossbreeds listed in the Dangerous Dogs Act.

General
Bookings are nominative and non-transferable.
Radio, music and TV players must be kept at a low volume. Car doors and boots must be closed quietly.
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.

Hired accommodation
Hired accommodation: £10 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.

Pitches
Pitches: a £10 deposit is required on arrival and will be refunded on departure when returning the gate badge/barrier pass/toilet keys.

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/motorbikes by the pitch/unit. All cars must be parked in the designated area.

Visitors
Visitors must register at reception and pay their fee.

Additional terms

An extra charge of £5 per day is applicable for fishing.

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