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Anwoth Caravan Park

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General

  • Quiet park within walking distance of Gatehouse of Fleet
  • In a wildlife haven and a few miles from the coast
  • Free use of sister park with pool, restaurant, gym and solarium

If you're after a quieter vibe at a family holiday park in Dumfries and Galloway, you'll very much like Anwoth Caravan Park.

This is the sister site of Auchenlarie Holiday Park (also on Pitchup.com), in a peaceful wildlife haven setting near the pretty town of Gatehouse of Fleet and in an area that's inspired Scottish bards and artists for centuries. But – what genius – guests at Anwoth can also use the facilities at Auchenlarie, which is about four miles/seven minutes' drive along the A75 (turn right on leaving Anwoth and look for Auchenlarie signposted on the left) and which has a heated indoor pool, restaurant, takeaway and leisure centre with gym and solarium among loads loads more. Entertainment and leisure passes available for daily, short break or weekly stays: buy on arrival at Anwoth.

But back to the peace and quiet… Anwoth is in an area where you can sit still and see a lot of wildlife: herds of deer regularly roam the surrounding landscape, you might see otters if you're very very quiet, and you'll likely spy birds of prey and red squirrels among the many local species. This is also serious angling locale, particularly for salmon and trout fishing in the nearby rivers of the Esk, Annan, Nith, Ken, Dee and Cree.

Anwoth has a launderette, washing facilities and a shower and toilet block on site. Restaurants, cafés, bars, craft shops and a well-stocked convenience store are at Gatehouse of Fleet a short walk away; the town has a local bus service too.

Please note

Facilities/activities including use of leisure facilities, round of mini golf, solarium, gym are subject to extra charges payable on arrival.

Single-sex bookings of 4 or more people (couples and immediate family members excepted) are not permitted via Pitchup.com.

Bed linen and towels are not provided for caravan hire, but guests can order a pack of these on arrival.


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9.4

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97% would recommend this park to a friend.

95% would stay here again.

 

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Excellent small site well maintained. 10/13/2018

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    Excellent location

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Lovely site, very helpful staff, clean facilities. 10/06/2018

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    The toilet/shower block - it was great to have a little bathroom to yourself with toilet, sink and shower in it. Also loved the option of having a bath.

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Good site, very helpful staff and good hardstanding pitches. 09/26/2018

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    Lovely peaceful and small site on the edge of Gatehouse within easy walking distance of town amenities and Call Forest.

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    Shower water pressure was poor and is apparently awaiting repair.

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Great park for couples or mature adults 09/22/2018

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    Clean and we'll looked after park near the village centre. Pitch sizes are reasonable and there is the option of shower or baths in your private locked bathroom. Staff are friendly and the pace of life is more relaxed.

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Very friendly staff. Clean and plentiful showers and toilets. Close ... 09/22/2018

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    Very friendly staff. Clean and plentiful showers and toilets. Close walk to nearby pubs, two of which accepts dogs. Excellent WiFi.

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    Nothing

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Peaceful site, well maintained close to lovely cafes shops and pubs 09/14/2018

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    Peaceful small site. Lovely bathrooms with option of shower or bath. Lovely hot water for washing up. Option of electric hookups and TV areal which we didn't use. Lovely friendly staff. Site well maintained. The site is less than 5 min walk from town. With good pubs serving great food and drinks at reasonable prices. Local Spar is only 5 muns walk away

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the convenience to amenities 09/13/2018

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    the convenience to amenities

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Friendly/ welcoming staff. Clean site not far from the center 09/05/2018

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    Site lovely and quiet. Bathrooms/laundry room clean.

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Very clean tidy site first class clean facilities friendly staff 08/28/2018

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    Very clean well kept site friendly host facilities were first class

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    Only thing what springs to mind is the pitch I stayed on held a puddle of water when it rained not a problem for me as I didn't have awning up

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Excellent value 2 bedroom static caravan Beautiful location Friendly warden ... 08/27/2018

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    Excellent value 2 bedroom static caravan
    Beautiful location
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    Coming home

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Features

Leisure on park

Bar or club house

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Fishing

Fitness centre

Indoor swimming pool

Kids' club

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Playground

Recreation room/arcade

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Amenities on park

Bath available

Drying room

Free wifi

Grocery store

Ice pack freezing

Internet access

Laundromat

Parent & baby washroom

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Shower available

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Wifi

Utilities

Charging facilities

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Propane/gas cylinders available

Recycling available

Renewable energy

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Rules

Barbecue grills allowed

Campfires allowed

Commercial vehicles allowed

Dogs allowed

Dogs allowed all year

Themes

Budget/backpacker

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Hikers’ paradise

Leave the car at home

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Peaceful

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Canoeing/kayaking nearby

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Cycling nearby

Fishing nearby

Golf nearby

Horseback riding nearby

Indoor pool nearby

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Mountain biking nearby

Restaurant nearby

Sailing nearby

Watersports nearby

Groups welcome

Family friendly

Motorcycle friendly

Single-sex groups welcome

Student groups welcome

Nearby amenities

Bar nearby

Convenience store nearby

Public transportation nearby

Type

Medium (26-50 sites)

Location

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  • Garden Street, Gatehouse of Fleet, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, DG7 2JU
  • Timezone Europe/London GMT (GMT+00:00)   GPS 54.8812°N 4.1889°W

Nearest transport

Coach stations
Gatehouse of Fleet: Fleet Street Bus Stop — 0.1 miles
Twynholm (Dumfries & Galloway): Coach Stop — 3.6 miles
Creetown (Dumfries & Galloway): Coach Stop — 7.7 miles
Train stations
Dumfries Rail Station — 26.8 miles
Barrhill Rail Station — 27.9 miles
Flimby Rail Station — 29.8 miles
Ferry ports
Stranraer Ferry Terminal — 33.3 miles
Airports
Glasgow Prestwick International Airport — 46.5 miles

Directions


From the South (M6) turn off at junction 45 (Gretna) onto A75 towards Dumfries. Approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes later, Gatehouse of Fleet is signposted on the right and you'll find Anwoth Holiday Park in the west of the town.

From the North (M74) to Dumfries (A75), travel to Gatehouse of Fleet along the A75.

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

Anyone with any sense should be quite the fan of Dumfries and Galloway, for many many reasons including its wildlife and birdwatching, its lush landscape and the evidence of its rich history, archaeology and art in its castles, towers, abbeys, earthworks and standing stones. And did you know that JM Barrie had the idea for Peter Pan while in Dumfries – and that nearby Sanquhar has the oldest post office in Scotland…?

Paul, Neil and Bob (the new generation of Swalwells to own Amwoth Caravan Park) also suggest a look at Whithorn, on the southern tip of the Machars peninsula and the seat of Christianity in Scotland, and at Lochmaben as the birthplace of Robert the Bruce. And if you like reading Rabbie, you might also like to see Dumfries, home and resting place for famed Scottish poet Robert Burns.

Ecclefechan, the birth town of Thomas Carlyle, is also within reach – do be sure to have an Ecclefechan butter tart while you're there.

Must see

  • John Paul Jones Cottage Museum & Visitor Centre (24.0 miles)
  • Robert Burns Centre (26.1 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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Permitted arrival/departure time

RV, trailer and tent sites
Arrive:  noon –  9 p.m.
Depart:  10 a.m.
On-park accommodation
Arrive:  4 p.m. –  Anytime
Depart:  10 a.m.

Anwoth Caravan Park cancelation policy

No refunds within 4 weeks of arrival date.

Holidays may be postponed to another date subject to management decision.

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

A 15% non-refundable deposit is payable now. Anwoth Caravan Park will debit the balance from your card 4 weeks before arrival, or if the arrival date is sooner than 4 weeks then the balance will be taken immediately.

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.

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

Extras
Facilities/activities including use of leisure facilities, round of mini golf, solarium, gym are subject to extra charges payable on arrival.

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.
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.

Occupancy
Single-sex bookings of 4 or more people (couples and immediate family members excepted) are not permitted via Pitchup.com.

Additional terms

Visitors to Anwoth are welcome to use all the facilities at Auchenlarie Holiday Park (approximately four miles away).

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