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Pontin's Camber Sands Centre

2.0 of 5 Cabin/Campground   |   New Lydd Road | Camber Sands, near Rye, Camber TN31 7RL, England
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Croydon, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Pontins should be cheap and cheerful- really, it's expensive and fairly miserable. The check in 'run to the desk' is horrendous and due to being checked in to the wrong room initially, it took 2 1/2 hours to get into the right chalet! Allocated parking areas may be a more sensible approach than the general mayhem. Also, staying during the... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I can't stress enough how dirty and run diwn this place is!!! I booked a 4 night break at pontins with my kids in mind! Also I have to stress I picked camber sands because it states newly renovated on their website, to I thought it would at least be clean and cheerful! How disappointed was I it was a... More

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Sutton, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have NEVER written a holiday review for anywhere before, but this was by far THE worst place I have ever stayed... When we drove into the 'estate' our faces dropped. There were people, rubbish and cars everywhere. Parking was atrocious...we queued for ages while staff stood around talking to each other, while one woman served, then we arrived at... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I read a lot of bad reviews on here about Pontins Camber Sands before I arrived, so I was very apprehensive on arriving, however i must say it is not that bad.Yes its quite dated, especially the duel level apartments, but it's a Pontins, what are you really expecting???? The apartment I stayed in was ok, larger then I expected,... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

They say you get what you've paid for - well I want a refund. Arrived on a Monday, first challenge is to find a parking spot! When we finally got into our room it smelt really bad the culprit was soggy rotting salad left in the fridge. Room was dirty & had to clean it myself with antiseptic wipes. Found... More

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Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

stayed with our 13 year grandsons for there birthday treat and got half board for a good price. Well what can I say that everyone has not said. The place is very dirty the club room we stayed in I had to clean the bed settee was the most uncomfortable I have ever slept in. We got a complimentary bottle... More

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Romford, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

An absolute disgrace they should be done for false advertisement. I knew we wouldn't get a 5* Hotel but oh my days I was taken aback by how run down, dated, and dirty the whole place was. The staff just did not want to help you. It was a pure disappointment but the sun was out and we made what... More

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london
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Spent the bank holiday weekend at pontins , and felt I had to review.we had a club apartment and checked in straight away and found space right outside chalet. ROOM: Chalet looked and smelt clean on arrival but basic even for club. After a night there we found the floor was filthy our feet were black(so remember to wear shoes)... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If there was somebody actually managing the place it could be so much better. We had a club apartment which was absolutely terrible and so dirty and basic, I didn't even want to go in the shower. On the first night we decided to eat in the Sands restaurant which was our only option but the food was disgusting, chicken... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We drove from Staffordshire and came straight home. Prison cell block chalets with no parking nearby. Family accommodation was 1 small bedroom with 2 crap single beds. Other room was kitchen/ living dining/ bedroom with tiny settee that doubles as a bed. No good for a 6 foot 3 husband and his wife. Room smelled, no shower and no nets.... More

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Address: New Lydd Road | Camber Sands, near Rye, Camber TN31 7RL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Camber
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Pontin's Camber Sands Centre 2*
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