Facilities

 

If you are looking for a relaxed & safe holiday on a small/medium sized camping & touring park, our family run campsite could be just what you are looking for. We take great pride in our campsite, which has got a personal touch to it and boasts some quality facilities you would not normally find on a campsite of this size; our on-site Bar & Family room offer great facilities for some evening relaxation. We cater for both families and couples. To experience the tranquillity of the Cornish Countryside to the full, you might just like to visit out of peak times.

FREE WiFi AVAILABLE IN THE PARK "get password when booking on"

Pitches



Camping Caradon Touring Park is 3.5 acres of level ground with very easy access "directions". We offer 73 flat grass pitches for Camping & Touring, all pitches are pegged out and all have the availability of "16 amp" hook-ups and free Wi-Fi.

22 pitches available with Integra Hardstandings for Motorhomes and caravans to park on.

The Integra Hardstandings are (3" Deep interlocking  Recycled plastic squares, dug in the ground with grass growing  through) can be reserved if available at no extra cost. Our ground drains really well, and we never have problems with flooding as we are on higher/level ground.

Hire of RCD leads available at £2.00pn. Electric hook up leads for Tents and Camper vans. "RCD-Leads are applicable to health & Safety"


Motorhome service point. Drive on service point for waste dumping and water refill.

Chemical toilet waste "under cover" by end of Amenity block.

 

4 water points. 1 in the park and 3 around the Amenity block.


4 drainage points for grey water. 1 in the park and 3 around the Amenity block.

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Camping facilities at Camping Caradon

Camping facilities at Camping Caradon

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Amenity Block


Ladies and Gents. Entrance from either side of the Amenity Block. Ample showers and toilets provided.

Two Family/Disabled rooms, both entrance on end of the facility block. See pictures below with description.

Free hot showers. (no coins or push button showers)

Amenity block has central heating on a timer in the colder months.

Hair dryer 20p (ladies), Shaving point (mens)

Laundry room with Ironing facilities, 2 x Washing machines and 2 x Tumble dryers. £3.00 for a wash.

"Under cover" washing-up area.

Recycling area.

2 x Disabled/Family rooms

Our two Disabled/Family rooms are brilliant for families/single parent with young children & for
less abled people. Both rooms are built to Building Specification required for wheelchair users. B
oth rooms are wheelchair and buggie accessible on level ground.
They both offer shower seats with arm rests, electric shower with hand held shower head with high & low water flow & spray.
Both rooms offer changing board, baby bath & wall mounted toddler seat. See pictures below.....

Camping facilities at Camping Caradon

When booking on site, ask for a key in the Reception (Both rooms are key operated). A £5.00 deposit is needed, the deposit is returned at the end of your stay when the key is handed in.

 

 

GREEN NOTE!
Collected rain water! from the roof of the amenity block flushes the toilets. (Switches automatic to mains water if necessary). Solar panels help heat the water up on sunny days, if the sun fails us, our energy efficient Worcester boiler keeps the water warm at all times. We use Environmentally friendly Hand Soap & Cleaning Products in our facilities. ECO-Cubes used in all urinals. Toilet paper used in our facilities; "ECO Soft" is made from 100% recycled materials.

We are very proud to have been awarded a "GTBS" Green Tourism GOLD Award.

Please read more on our Green policies under our Home Page

 

 

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Reception/Shop

Here we welcome you to Camping Caradon Touring Park.

In our Display area, you will find info and leaflets on most attractions/events in our local area, South Cornwall and rest of Cornwall.

We provide a local map for walks in the Looe & Polperro area, and bus time tables for the bus stop in our site-entrance to/from Looe & Polperro.

For any information and help whilst staying with us, you just have to ask, and we will do our very best
to help you.
Our aim is for all our campers to have a great stay at our Campsite and to discover some of all the magical places there is to see close by, and in the rest of Cornwall.
Our free Wi-Fi is also very useful to our campers to check out more information and opening times by their pitch on some of the many events and attractions before visiting.
For crabbing and rock-pooling you want the local
tide-times either print it out or download to your phone.

To plan and to get ideas for your holiday; see our web-site

"Local Area" & "Local Attractions"



Eden Tickets Avoid queuing, purchase fast track tickets to the "Eden Project" in our reception.

In our Shop we stock most essential foods such as; Cornish Milk, egg, bread, sausages and bacon (Meat sourced from our local butcher 1.5miles away in Pelynt) etc. Camping gas, toys and a range of camping & caravanning equipment.

Calor Gas bottles exchange; available all year. Newspaper to order "all year".

Freezing of Ice-blocks; £2.50 for your whole stay.

Shop open: mid & high season, from 9am
The Shop is not open in low season, only on demand.

 

Camping facilities at Camping Caradon

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reception at camping caradon

Barrier

Barrier into park (operated by code), situated by entrance just after the Shop/Reception.

Non operational in "quiet hours" 11pm. - 7am.

No vehicle movement in "quiet hours" vehicles must be parked in front of the Shop/Reception.

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Bar and Family Room

Our friendly on-site Bar offer great facilities for some evening relaxation for both families and couples.
Just what's needed after a long day out & about.

Licensed Bar/Family room. We serve a selection of draught beer including Tribute & Korev “Real Cornish Ale and Lager” from St Austell Brewery.
Cornish Scrumpy and Rattler from the Cornish Ciderfarm. Original Cornish Rattler served on drought.

Other draft beer served; Carlsberg Lager, Carlsberg Export Larger & Guinness Surger.

Our Spirit selection includes some local specialities; Rum "Dead Man's Fingers", Plymouth Gin, Tarquin's Dry Gin; Tarquin's handcrafted Cornish Dry Gin won a gold medal at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition 2016.

New for 2017 We are now serving the popular locally blended Cornish Tea "Smugglers Brew" and Cornish roasted Coffee.

Relax with a game of darts, try to resolve some of our tricky bar games or just chill out with a read in our comfy chairs.

In the Family Room you will find Games, darts, table- tennis, TV, Playstation "PS2" (free). Pool table (£1.00). For the younger kids there is also a selection of kids toys. High chairs available

Visit our £0.50 book library in the Family room (donations go to the NRLI "Royal National Lifeboat Institute"). We are very grateful for any book donations for the library.

New Year At Camping Caradon we celebrate New year in Style; Great Chefs Buffet followed by music and fireworks at midnight. Great fun for the whole family. min. 3 night boking.
Further info & Prices for new Year.

The Bar & Family Room is open: Evenings from Easter - end of September. Bar is open weekends in winter.

EVENING MEALS
Our Chef will be cooking in the evenings from Whitsun week in May through to after the Looe Music Festival at the end of September.
Try one of his home-cooked Tribute ale pies, Cod and Chips, spicy Singapore rice or simply enjoy a succulent Cornish Rump steak, lots to choose from on the menu.

In the kids summer holidays from the 22nd of July - end of August or chef is cooking his popular Take- Away food which can of course be consumed in our facilities with a drink.


At Camping Caradon we pride ourselves with serving quality home-cooked food  both for evening meals and our take-away and strive to use local produce and suppliers.

 

camping caradon bar

camping caradon bar

camping caradon bar

 

Games Room

Browse through some of all our leaflets, or look through all the posters and information displayed on the walls in the games room.

Also take time out to read info and posters on our "educational wall"

The older children like to socialise in the games room. Pool table (£1.00), football table (50p).

Playstation "PS2" (free) bring your own games or borrow ours.

The Games Room & Leaflet area is open daily from 9am - 7pm in Mid & High Season.

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Playground

Playground for the 2 - 11 year old's, with swings, toddler bucket, slide, climbing wall, rope and step ladder.

take a view out on the park from the castle through the periscope or binoculars or take control by the ship`s wheel.

There are plenty of seats and benches for the adults to sit and relax, while the young ones are enjoying them selves.

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Bus Stop in Park

We are on direct bus route to Looe, Polperro, Liskard and Plymouth every day using Plymouth City bus service.

The "Bus Stop" is in the entrance to Camping Caradon.
local bus service 73

To plan your holiday before your arrival, you can find the the bus timetable here GO CORNWALL BUS

Plymouth: You can get the bus from Camping Caradon directly to Plymouth, which is a great day out for either shopping or exploring.

From Camping Caradon there are plenty of opportunities
for a "car free" day out. Dogs are allowed on the bus.

 

Go Cornwall Bus

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