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Colemere Caravan Park: Evening around the mere

General

  • Lakeside park in a wildlife haven on five acres of grassland
  • Dog friendly with woodland walks; hot tub to hire
  • A few minutes' walk from a nature reserve with fishing pools

Grownups! If you seek serenity, scenery and nature-spotting on holiday, this is the Shropshire site for you.

Adjacent to the mere of Colemere and set on the lake's south side, adults-only Colemere Caravan Park is in a countryside setting on five acres of wildlife-laden land with peaceful walks all around – and a quarter of a mile from Wood Lane nature reserve, which the expert folk at the BBC describe as one of the best birdwatching sites in Shropshire.

Owners Dave and Ingrid have put a lot of thought into ensuring that guests are kept comfy at this peaceful and popular little site: as well as a good range of accommodation options, guests have access to a fully-equipped and cute social area, all hand-built and including a kitchen with fridge, kettle, utensils, pots and microwave. Firepits are available on request and guests can bring their own barbecues. And for keeping toasty after that, a Nordic wood-fired hot tub overlooking the lily pond is available to hire in the afternoons and evenings for four-hour periods (couples only).

Picnic tables are dotted around to place the campfire food on, and the park has well-kept separate bathrooms for ladies and gents.

Please note

Group bookings of 2 or more units (e.g. tent, caravan, RV or accommodation hire) traveling together are not permitted via Pitchup.com.

Guests under the age of 18 are not allowed on site.

Swimming in the lake is not allowed.

Minimum spacing of 5 metres between pitches.

No bachelor/bachelorette parties permitted via Pitchup.com.

Guests must bring their own duvets, pillows, sheets and towels when staying in rental accommodation. You will not be allowed to stay if you do not bring these items.

If making a fire, the fuel, logs and coal have to be purchased on site.

Guests are advised to bring a good quality torch with them as parts of the park are unlit.

If reception is closed on arrival: please contact the number provided on your booking confirmation.

Reception is unmanned after 11 p.m.. Please inform the park while on your way there should you expect to arrive after this time, so that the team can provide information about your unit/pitch.

Open fires are only permitted when using firepit kits from the site.

Only one person will be allowed in the toilet/shower block at a time.


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9.7

Overall rating based on 381 reviews

 

98% would recommend this park to a friend.

97% would stay here again.

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Excellent facilities and location with friendly staff who were there f01/17/2022

Reviewer's country: United KingdomJames G.Confirmed

  • Powered grass campervan site
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Lovely quiet site ,great walks and pub nearby,clean facilities, friendly …01/04/2022

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  • Powered grass trailer site
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    Lovely quiet site ,great walks and pub nearby,clean facilities, friendly hosts

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Great location01/01/2022

Reviewer's country: United KingdomLucia S.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

  • Powered grass trailer site
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    Great location

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    Late check in 2pm

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Excellent site with clean facilities and friendly hosts12/06/2021

Reviewer's country: United KingdomAngela C.Confirmed

  • Powered grass trailer site
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    Quiet, good facilities and friendly hosts.

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Attentive hosts, peaceful site, beautiful location and great walks!11/15/2021

Reviewer's country: United KingdomVictoria R.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

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    We absolutely love coming to this site. The hosts Dave and Ingrid are very welcoming. The site is clean and in such a lovely and quiet location without being too far from pubs, bars and restaurants. You can drive 10 minutes into Ellesmere, get a taxi which costs around £10 each way or a map is provided if you fancy a walk to different places.

    We spent most of our time this time on the site because they have everything you need to enjoy yourself and feel relaxed! We hired the hot tub on the second night 'ah it was bliss looking over the pond and listening to nature and was so silent, amazing option!' We then headed back to our shepherds hut and ate take-away pizza around the camp fire (there is a communal area provided where you can prepare food but we like to go away and be lazy 😜). We will be back again!

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Very clean and lovely walks on your door step11/11/2021

Reviewer's country: United KingdomStephen W.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

  • Powered grass campervan site
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    Very clean and lovely walks on your door step

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Beautiful site, close to the lake for walks, hot tub …11/07/2021

Reviewer's country: United KingdomAnonymousMobile phone iconConfirmed

  • Primitive grass campervan site
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    Beautiful site, close to the lake for walks, hot tub by the pond, great facilities, friendly owners

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Loved this site, so pretty and relaxing. Would definitively return11/01/2021

Reviewer's country: United KingdomSusan S.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

  • Powered grass trailer site
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    Very peaceful site
    Beautifully landscaped
    Right next to Colemere lake and wildlife
    Very friendly and helpful owner
    Useful map supplied with walks directly from the site and pubs/cafes
    Facilities good including communal inside space

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Excellent site .Very peaceful Brilliant location for walks11/01/2021

Reviewer's country: United KingdomAntony P.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

  • Powered grass tent site
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    Hi we stayed at Colmere last week .Dave texted me the directions and on arrival gave us a map of the local area . It was quiet so he gave us numerous pitches to choose . Dave checked on us daily and made sure everything was Ok with us The pitches were big a little slopey but great The site had lovely facilities the toliets were clean hot shower and a lovely communal area with kettle,fridge, microwave . The site had 2 lovely ponds and a view of the mere through the trees .The were some great walks along the mere and canal . Great to see wildlife in full view .Saw a few rabbits and pheasants in the area .Ellesmere is close by for shops and needs and the Sun Inn does some lovely food a couple of miles away thank you for a lovely stay

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excellent site we will return10/28/2021

Reviewer's country: United KingdomGraham V.Confirmed

  • Powered grass trailer site
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    the lake at the side of the site was great took nearly 1 hr to walk round with so much to see.we were shown to choice of pitches.the toilets and showers very clean.the little room to watch tv and join others off campsite for a beer or two.very quiet site.will be coming back.

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Features

Coronavirus

24+ hour ventilation between accommodation guests

Capacity reduced to increase social distancing

Check-in: one group at a time

Deep cleaning of accommodation units between guests

Disinfectant sprays and wipes provided

Hand sanitizing stations

More frequent emptying of bins

Shared spaces: more frequent cleaning

Leisure on park

Bar or club house

Cycle hire

Evening entertainment

Fishing

Fitness centre

Hot tub

Indoor swimming pool

Kids' club

On-site restaurant/cafe

Outdoor swimming pool

Playground

Recreation room/arcade

TV room

Takeout

Tennis

Watersports

Amenities on park

Bath available

Car parking by site/unit

Composting toilet

Disabled facilities

Dog park

Drying room

Free wifi

Grocery store

Ice pack freezing

Internet access

Laundromat

Local produce

Parent & baby washroom

Payphone

Pick-up from public transport

Portaloo

Pub toilets

Restrooms

Shower available

Washing-up area

Wifi

Groups welcome

Family friendly

Motorcycle friendly

Single-sex groups welcome

Student groups welcome

Rules

Adults only

Barbecue grills allowed

Barbecue provided

Campfires allowed

Commercial vehicles allowed

Dogs allowed

Dogs allowed all year

Camping 2.0

Camping pods

Shepherd's huts

Tipis, yurts, or wigwams

Themes

Forest

Hikers’ paradise

Lake and/or mountain

Peaceful

Remote location

Spectacular scenery

Wildlife haven

Utilities

Charging facilities

Dump station

Electric car charging point(s)

No drinkable water point

No hot water

No running water

Propane/gas cylinders available

Recycling available

Renewable energy

Nearby amenities

Bar nearby

Convenience store nearby

Dog walk nearby

Nearby farmers' market

Public transportation nearby

Type

Small (11-25 sites)

Nearby leisure

Canoeing/kayaking nearby

Climbing nearby

Cycle hire nearby

Cycling nearby

Fishing nearby

Golf nearby

Horseback riding nearby

Indoor pool nearby

Leisure/theme park nearby

Mountain biking nearby

Outdoor pool nearby

Restaurant nearby

Sailing nearby

Tennis nearby

Watersports nearby

Touring and motorhomes

Water hook-up points for caravans

Location

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  • The Birches, Mill Lane, Colemere, Ellesmere, Shropshire, England, SY12 0QL
  • Timezone Europe/London GMT (GMT+00:00)   GPS 52.8899°N 2.8460°W

Nearest transport

Coach stations
Bus Stop No 3 — 12.9 kilometers
Bus Stop No 1 — 12.9 kilometers
Bus Station — 14.1 kilometers
Train stations
Wem Rail Station — 9.4 kilometers
Prees Rail Station — 10.6 kilometers
Yorton Rail Station — 11.6 kilometers
Ferry ports
Woodside Birkenhead Ferry Terminal — 57.2 kilometers
Airports
Liverpool John Lennon Airport — 49.8 kilometers

Directions


Coming from Ellesmere to Shrewsbury on the A528 you will see signs for Colemere after 2 miles. Turn left at the crossroads and drive to the next junction where the three lanes converge. Turn left on to Mill Lane and the park is 100 metres on your right-hand side.

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

There's stacks to do in the surrounding area, whether you want to stick close to home by foot or pedal, or drive a bit further afield to the towns, tourist attractions and landscapes of Shropshire, Cheshire and north-east Wales – the city of Chester is 40 minutes away and Llangollen on the River Dee reachable within an hour.

On the doorstep, tackle the two-mile walk along the canal towpath to Ellesmere or make your way via the purpose-built circular walk and through a wooded area of rhododendrons around the mere and nature reserve, a Site of Special Scientific Interest with species galore to see like otters, lapwings and water birds.

The reserve also has several deep fishing pools well-stocked with catfish and big carp; more fishing – and carp – can be had nearby at Blackmere along the towpath from Colmere.

Also nearby, wander into Colemere village to see the fifteenth-century thatched cottages, listed in the Domesday Book, to Ellesmere for food festivals, regattas and boat rides on the mere, or drive to Rednal Karting, Paintballing and Laser for an exciting time ten minutes away. Castles including Chirk and Whittington are a doddle to drive to too.

If being on the water is your thing, a narrowboat marina is a three-minute drive away from the caravan park and both Colemere and Whitemere sailing clubs are within easy reach.

By car, the standard of whitewater rafting at Bala Adventure and Watersports will have you foaming at the mouth – a milder form of the sport, along with abseiling, gorge walking, a steam railway and horse-drawn boat trips is available over the border in Wales at Llangollen.

Must see

  • Chester Castle (33.1 kilometers)
  • Cheshire Military Museum (33.1 kilometers)
  • Chester Cathedral (33.8 kilometers)

National Trust

  • Chirk Castle (17.2 kilometers)
  • Attingham Park (25.9 kilometers)

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

RV, travel trailer and tent sites
Arrive:  2 p.m. –  Anytime
Depart by:  11 a.m.
On-park accommodation
Arrive:  2 p.m. –  Anytime
Depart by:  11 a.m.

Tourers and motorhomes are requested to depart at this time to prevent congestion on the lane during busy periods.

Colemere Caravan Park cancelation policy

No refunds within 30 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 cancelations and for your property/injury whilst away.

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

Payment

Deposit transferable during COVID-19. Colemere Caravan Park will debit the balance from your card 30 days before arrival, or if the arrival date is sooner than 30 days then the balance will be taken immediately.

Deposit transferable during COVID-19.

Payment methods accepted at the park

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Terms and conditions

Park booking terms and conditions

  • Does Colemere Caravan Park have a swimming pool? No View all features
  • Is Colemere Caravan Park dog friendly? Yes View all features
  • What attractions are near Colemere Caravan Park? There's stacks to do in the surrounding area, whether you want to stick close to home by foot or pedal, or drive a bit further afield to the towns, tourist attractions and … Read more
  • When can I check in and check out of Colemere Caravan Park?
    RV, travel trailer and tent sites
    Arrive:  2 p.m. –  Anytime
    Depart by:  11 a.m.
    On-park accommodation
    Arrive:  2 p.m. –  Anytime
    Depart by:  11 a.m.
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  • How much does it cost to stay at Colemere Caravan Park? From $30.81 (for 1 night, 2 adults) - prices may change depending on your dates and party. Check prices and availability

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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.

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

Dogs
Dogs must be kept on leashes and supervised at all times.

Safety
Firearms are not permitted.

Occupancy
Group bookings of 2 or more units (e.g. tent, caravan, RV or accommodation hire) traveling together are not permitted via Pitchup.com.

Safety
Guests are advised to bring a good quality torch with them as parts of the park are unlit.

Coronavirus
Guests must bring their own duvets, pillows, sheets and towels when staying in rental accommodation. You will not be allowed to stay if you do not bring these items.

Admission
Guests under the age of 18 are not allowed on site.

Dogs
Guide dogs are allowed on site free of charge.

Safety
If making a fire, the fuel, logs and coal have to be purchased on site.

Reception
If reception is closed on arrival: please contact the number provided on your booking confirmation.

General
In the event of a complaint, please speak to reception immediately. Complaints which are not brought to the management's attention during your stay cannot be dealt with once you have left the site.

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.

Coronavirus
Minimum spacing of 5 metres between pitches.

Occupancy
No bachelor/bachelorette parties permitted via Pitchup.com.

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

General
Quiet hours must be respected between 11 p.m. and 8 a.m..
Radio, music and TV players must be kept at a low volume. Car doors and trunks must be closed quietly.

Reception
Reception is open from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. between 01/01 and 31/12.
Reception is unmanned after 11 p.m.. Please inform the park while on your way there should you expect to arrive after this time, so that the team can provide information about your unit/pitch.

Safety
Swimming in the lake is not allowed.

General
The management reserves the right to deny access or terminate the stay of those guests whose behavior is deemed unsuitable. No refunds will be offered.

Visitors
Visitors must leave the premises by 11 a.m..
Visitors must register at reception and pay their fee.

Sites
You must follow management instructions when setting up your tent/rig and related equipment.

Hired accommodation
Your unit must be left clean and tidy; a fine of £30.00 ($52.27) will be charged for unclean units upon departure.

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