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A friendly, family run camping and touring site in the beautiful village of Manorbier in Pembrokshire National Parks.

The site boasts beautiful views over Manorbier in a peaceful surrounding with only a 10 minute walk through woodlands to the beautiful beach (dog friendly) and magnificent castle. The village has a cafe and pub (both dog friendly) and a local shop/post office.

Over 3 acres, level and gentle sloping pitches.
Advance booking advisable.

Pembrokeshire Bacon and Potatoes plus Fresh Eggs (Duck & Chicken), and Bread are available to purchase
(Subject to availability).

We also have Fire Pits for hire and sell Fire Logs and Disposable BBQ's.

Please phone Amanda for availability and more information
Tel: 01834870189
or
Email: kelpie@crest.eclipse.co.uk

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Excellent site, immaculate facilities, friendly staff, beautiful walks 05/04/2017

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    We've used this site numerous times in the last year and we loved it!

    The site is very easy to get to and the welcome is always warm and friendly. The owners cannot do enough to accommodate you.

    The site is beautifully kept and the grounds are constantly being maintained and although the site is being improved it's not losing any of its natural beauty. The kids loving playing around the wild garden in the middle of the field and observing the wildlife.

    It is very clear that the owners take great pride in their site and work very hard to keep it pristine.

    The facilities consist of portaloos (2 x toilets & 2 x showers) and although we were apprehensive at first, once we arrived and saw how immaculate they're kept, we felt a lot better, hence the reason we keep going back. Every time we go, for our entire stay, they are kept beautifully clean. In our experience we've found these the cleanest above any fixed units we've used! Even when the site is busy there's rarely a queue and if so, you only have to wait a few moments in the lovely seating area next to the units.

    Each pitch has it's own water point, so no long walks for water and the elsan point is also kept very clean, with an alcohol gel dispenser to wash your hands after.

    The woodland walks down to the beach from the site are perfect for the dogs and kids as it's off the road and brimming with wildlife. Due to the layout there's loads of room for the kids to play and run around.

    The village is within walking distance either via the woodland walk or along the road, and consists of a shop, a dog friendly tea room and also a dog friendly pub! The pub offers a warm welcome and great food(and beer)! The shop within the village sells everything and has long opening hours.

    The site offers disposal BBQ's & fire logs for sale & also fire pits for hire. They also sell locally sourced products all delivered to your pitch!

    Overall, we love this site and look forward to returning very soon.

    (after reading this back I still don't feel like the review has done the place justice!)

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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

Local produce

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

Water hook-up points for tourers

Rules

Barbecues allowed

Campfires allowed

Commercial vehicles allowed

Dogs allowed

Dogs allowed all year

Themes

Peaceful

Spectacular scenery

Walkers' paradise

Nearby leisure

Canoeing/kayaking nearby

Climbing nearby

Cycle hire nearby

Cycling nearby

Fishing nearby

Golf nearby

Horse riding nearby

Indoor pool nearby

Leisure/theme park nearby

Restaurant nearby

Sailing nearby

Surf school nearby

Tennis nearby

Watersports nearby

Groups welcome

Family friendly

Motorcycle friendly

Single-sex groups welcome

Student groups welcome

Nearby amenities

Bar nearby

Nearby farmers' market

Public transport nearby

Shop nearby

Type

Small (11-25 pitches)

Location

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  • Manorbier Tenby, Pembrokeshire, Wales, SA70 7SX
  • Timezone Europe/London BST (GMT+01:00)   GPS 51.6460°N 4.7974°W

Nearest transport

Coach stations
Tenby: Upper Park Rd Coach Stop — 4.4 miles
Pembroke: Castle Coach Stop — 5.6 miles
Pembroke Dock: Tesco coach stop — 6.7 miles
Train stations
Manorbier Rail Station — 1.0 miles
Penally Rail Station — 3.4 miles
Lamphey Rail Station — 3.6 miles
Ferry ports
Caldey Island Ferry Landing — 4.5 miles
Tenby Ferry Landing — 4.7 miles
Pembroke Dock Ferry Terminal — 7.6 miles
Airports
Swansea Airport — 31.5 miles

Directions


Turn right off Pembroke to Tenby Rd just past Manorbier Bay Caravan Park. Site on right hand side (100 yds past Rose Cottage on the Left)

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 whole of the Pembrokeshire coastline is full of amazing beaches and history with plenty of things to do and see.

Manorbier Castle in the village.
Further afield is Carew Castle and Pembroke Castle and Lamphey Palace.
The lovely historic town of Tenby is only a 10 minute drive away.

For the children there is Buggy Riding, Folly Farm, Dinosaur Land, Heatherton, Blue Lagoon and Oakwood.

Must see

  • Pembroke Castle (5.6 miles)
  • Pembrokeshire Coast National Park (7.2 miles)
  • Pembrey Country Park (21.1 miles)

National Trust

  • Tudor Merchant's House (4.6 miles)
  • Stackpole Estate (5.8 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.

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