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Campsite The Dower House ****

General information

Campsite The Dower House is a campsite in East Harling, Norfolk, located in a wood.The campsite has which are marked out, pitches with shade, pitches without shade and pitches with some shade. The campsite has a playground and a sports ground.

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The following rules apply to pets at (The Dower House):
- Dog(s) permitted in low season (if on a lead)
- Dog(s) permitted in high season (if on a lead)

For sportive holidaymakers the camp site offers various cycle routes. The camp site has an outdoor swimming pool, heated outdoor swimming pool and a toddlers' pool.

The camp site also supplies fresh bread. You can also use the internet, as there is a WiFi point.

Guide price €40.40

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Detail information about this campsite

M.C. van Dorp-Kalhorn

"A beautiful, spacious camping amidst trees and surrounded by the Thetford Forest, a paradise for hikers. The campground has a heated swimming pool with paddling pool and an excellent bar. An ideal family campsite. Last 1.5 km through the forest is a road not in good condition."

- Inspector Ms M.C. van Dorp-Kalhorn
M.C. van Dorp-Kalhorn

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Average rating: 8.5

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Toilet facilities
8.8
Staff
8.8
Price - quality comparison
8.4
Camping pitch
8.8
Accommodation
8.4
Child friendliness
8.8
Entertainment
5.5
Sports facilities
8.0
Swimming pool
8.8
Food and drink
5.5
Surroundings
8.6

S. Dale, on this campsite in July 2015

8.3

This evaluation has been obtained by our inspector from a questionnaire at the camp site.

Halls, on this campsite in July 2015

8.4

This evaluation has been obtained by our inspector from a questionnaire at the camp site.

I. Pronk, on this campsite in July 2014

8.4

Deze beoordeling is als enquete afgenomen door onze inspecteur op de camping zelf.

Klein, on this campsite in July 2013

Travelling party: Family with children, 12 - 18 years

8.9

Dieser Campingplatz überrascht durch seine aussergewoehnlich schoene Lage im Wald und durch immer fortwaehrend fleissige Mitarbeiter. Einen ganz grossen Lob an David, Richard und alle anderen Mitarbeiter, auch fuer die ueberragende Freundlichkeit und Hilfsbereitschaft. Wir waren mit 2 Hunden am Platz, der umliegende Wald eignet sich hervorragend zum Spazieren. Im Sommer empfiehlt sich allerdings guter Mueckenschutz.
Das Gelaende ist weitlaeufig mit ausreichend Platz auf jedem Stellplatz. Man kommt sich nirgends eingeengt vor. Strom 10 Ampere, ausreichend. Das Schwimmbad ist beheizt, Kinder muessen von einer volljaehrigen Aufsichtsperson begleitet werden. Dadurch wird der Bademeister gespart und die Stellplatzkosten sehr guenstig gehalten.
Die Lage ist ideal im laendlichen Bereich, um einen Abstecher nach Cambridge, Norwich oder zu den Kuesten Norfolks zu machen.
Kleinigkeiten lassen sich am Campingplatz kaufen, der naechste Supermarkt (TESCO) ist etwa 6 km Richtung Thetford gelegen.

Karen Dempster, on this campsite in June 2008

Travelling party: Family with children <4 years

8.4

A good site to go to. Lots of beautiful surroundings. We went for long walks and cycling through the forest. The main outdoor pool is heated. There is a large wooden playground in the centre of the site. childen love to build dens in the forest and swing from the trees. The staff are very friendly and always there to help. The shop sells everything you need. They stock fresh meat and poulty from the local village, if you want more East Harling Village is only a 5 minutes drive away. Also in East Harling is Chinese restaurant/takeaway which now deliver to The Dower House, as do Tescos!!! Evenings are also nice and quiet as there is a strict rule - no noise after 11pm. Onsite is a small wooden shed next to the shop, which displays all leaflets on local attractions. So you can always find something to do on them rainy days! It also stocks books and magazines that previous customers have left for you. The Bar is open from 7pm until 11pm most evenings throughout the summer.

General information

Guide price 1
€40.40
Guide price 2
€47.30
Period of opening
25-03-16 till 02-10-16
25-03-17 till 02-10-17
Area
8 ha
Altitude
50m
Number of touring pitches
150 (80 - 150m2)
Campsite suitable for disabled persons
Yes
Eco campsite
Yes

* Facilities printed in bold are not included in the overnight rate. Supplementary charges will apply. (This does not mean that facilities which are not printed in bold are free!)

Popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
    • heated
    • surface area: 58,5 m2
    • period: 01-06/31-08
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
Internet
  • WiFi zone
At the reception
  • Advance booking recommended for high season
  • Credit cards accepted
    • credit card: MasterCard | Visa Card
  • Languages spoken at reception (during the main season)
    • languages: Danish | German | English
Campsite rules
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
  • Caravans allowed
  • Tents allowed
  • Small extra tent permitted
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Twin-axle vehicles permitted
  • Barbecues permitted
    • type of BBQ: charcoal | electricity | gas
Dogs
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
  • Dog walking area
Toilet facilities
  • Washbasins: hot water
  • Washbasins: cold water
  • Standard toilets
  • Toilet paper provided
  • Chemical toilet disposal point
  • Showers: hot water
  • A shower (150 cmsx150 cms minimum) and a toilet (165x220cms or 190cmsx190cms minimum)
  • Water and toilet facilities for disabled people in the same building as for the other campers
  • Shower seat / shower chair (folding or mobile) approximately 48 cm high
  • Canteen/restaurant has toilet adapted for disabled people
  • Baby room
Ground and vegetation
  • Pitches with plenty of shade
  • Pitches with some shade
  • Unshaded pitches
  • Marked pitches
  • Grass
Washing, washing-up, cooking
  • Washing up sinks: hot water
  • Washing up sinks: cold water
  • Washing machine(s)
  • Laundry sinks: cold water
  • Laundry sinks: hot water
  • Dryers
  • Ironing facilities
Food, drink and groceries
  • Fresh bread available at the camp site
  • Groceries: limited selection
  • Shop/supermarket with level entrance or with ramp
  • Canteen/restaurant with level entrance or with ramp
  • Bar
  • Freezing for cooling elements
  • Exchanging of gas cylinders
Swimming
  • Outdoor swimming pool
    • heated
    • surface area: 58,5 m2
    • period: 01-06/31-08
  • Heated
  • Toddlers' pool (ages 1-3, < 40 cm)
    • surface area: 20 m2
    • period: 01-06/31-08
For children
  • Children's playground: large
  • Toddlers' pool (ages 1-3, < 40 cm)
    • surface area: 20 m2
    • period: 01-06/31-08
  • Children's playground: small
  • Baby room
  • No entertainment programme
Sport and games
  • Table tennis table
  • Multi-sports field
Recreation (adults)
  • Cycle routes starting at the camp site
    • level: average
  • Marked out walking routes near the camp site
    • level: average
  • Pool or billiards
  • Television
Situation of campsite
  • Located in a wood
  • Shopping opportunities in the vicinity (< 10 km)
    • distance: 6 km
For motorhomes
  • Motorhomes allowed
Pitch amenities
  • Tap at/near the pitch (max. 50 m)
  • Also suitable for caravans > 5.5m, excluding towbar
  • Electrical hook-ups possible to maximum %s amps
    • Max. electricity: 10 ampère
  • Euro-plug required
Miscellaneous
  • Quiet during the day and at night
  • Door-springs light enough (3-4 kgs pressure)
  • Reservation recommended for low season
Address & Route

Would you like to book Campsite The Dower House or request more information? You can do both using the information below.

  • Campsite The Dower House
    Thetford Forest
    NR16 2SE / East Harling
    United Kingdom

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    52°25'40"N 0°53'44"E
  • On the A1066 towards East Harling and then follow the signs to the campsite.

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Min. 1.9° 6.5° 9.8° 10.1° 9.5° 6.3° 5.1°
Precipitation 10% 10% 75% 25% 60% 60% 40%
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Feb 56
Mar 40
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May 38
Jun 35
Jul 54
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Sep 58
Oct 52
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Dec 57
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