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Dornafield Camping Site

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Two Mile Oak | Ipplepen, Newton Abbot TQ12 6DD, England
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Dornafield Camping Site
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lovely landscaped site convenient for Torquay and surrounding areas. We had a fully serviced, hard standing pitch which was immaculate and the staff were welcoming and hardworking. What can I say about the toilet blocks that hasn't already been said? The best I've been to in 30 years of camping/caravanning, keep up the good work! The only downside was the... More 

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Simon D, Owner at Dornafield Camping Site, responded to this review

Dear Ahardyweed thank you very much for finding the time to leave a review. My team here at Dornafield really take pride in providing a clean and friendly environment for our customers and its always great to receive such lovely comments. As for the torrential rain we are currently trying to fix that but its going to be a long... More 

Hermitage, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The site is in an excellent area of Devon and is extremely clean and well looked after - the family that run it are brilliant - the toilets deserve their 2015 award. The only thing for me was the showers don't get me wrong they are clean, warm, never had to queue but because of the fixed head being at... More 

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Simon D, Owner at Dornafield Camping Site, responded to this review

Dear Tracy C Many thanks for leaving a review on Dornafield, i am very please you enjoyed your recent stay with us and of course your dog enjoyed the off lead dog areas. We are very conscious of our facility blocks and find that a constant round of cleaning and maintenance keeps the facilities up to our standards which our... More 

Braintree Essex
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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have just returned from a fantastic two weeks staying here in our caravan, the site is beautiful, the pitches are hard standing and all are fully serviced, you can go super if you wish. The staff working exceedingly hard to keep the site in its excellent condition and the facilities in top form. The welcome we received on arriving... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We arrived two weeks ago and the staff at reception were as friendly as we remember from our last visit two years ago. What we like is the ability to book a specific pitch in advance and if you are late to arrive it does not matter. Your information pack is left in the information area after 5.00pm. The sites... More 

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Simon D, Owner at Dornafield Camping Site, responded to this review

Dear Andrew H Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review on Dornafield and really pleased that you enjoyed your visit. My family and staff are always striving to create something special for our customers and we will always continue to do so. Now your bugbear the WIFI ! this over the last few years has... More 

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17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for one night only but we could have stayed for lots more ! Very clean shower block , private and spacious plots , beautiful picturesque setting. We will definitely return. Very pet friendly site All plots have there own drinking water and waste water supply which is very helpful. Beautiful site

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Simon D, Owner at Dornafield Camping Site, responded to this review

Dear Brainyjo Many thanks for taking the time to leave a review and so pleased that you enjoyed your brief stay with us. If when you decide to return please phone and you can reserve any pitch you like. Our team are constantly checking the facilities so they should always be in top notch condition. Best Wishes Simon More 

Gibraltar
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14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Carlsberg don't do camping but if they did Dornafield would surely be it. It's a beautiful camp site. Lovely plots, flat and generously sized. The people are a delight to deal with and the faciliites are fantastic. Everything is clean, works well and the place was delightfully serene and quiet. It's the best campsite i have stayed at which speaks... More 

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Simon D, Owner at Dornafield Camping Site, responded to this review

Woo that's a real accolade for us here, i am so delighted you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back to Dornafield in the future. Best wishes Simon More 

bolton
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

We have just stayed here and cannot fault anything about this site or the staff who run it. Everything is spotless and well tended. Nothing is too much trouble for the staff at Dornafield. Well Done and keep up the good work we will see you again in the future.

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Simon D, Owner at Dornafield Camping Site, responded to this review

Dear BoltonWoodside Well what can i say apart from thank you for such praise for all the staff here at Dornafield! It makes me very proud. Well the sun is out and the swallows are here so summer has arrived so hurry back for another holiday and we will be delighted to see you. Many Thanks Simon More 

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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We have just camped in a tent at Dornafield for 2 nights and would not hesitate to return. We had a grass pitch with no electric and the pitches are individually marked and are ample size for the tent and car. The staff here are very friendly and the campsite beautiful. The site is kept impeccably clean and tidy, the... More 

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Simon D, Owner at Dornafield Camping Site, responded to this review

Dear Lozza82_30 Thanks so much for leaving such a lovely review on Dornafield. Its not often that campers leave reviews so its great to get your opinion. Sorry about WIFI charge but as a rural site we had to make a serious investment to provide a usable system and new legislation on the monitoring of web sites visited means we... More 

Loughborough, United Kingdom
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117 reviews
67 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

I am always a little wary when a site gets wonderful reviews in case it is not as good as the hype. After our first visit I now know that Dornafield really DOES deserve the praise that former reviewers have given. There’s nothing new I can say except to add my opinion that this is an exceptionally clean and well... More 

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Simon D, Owner at Dornafield Camping Site, responded to this review

Dear christineb Many thanks for leaving the review and i am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Dornafield. We have always endeavored to maintain the park to the highest possible standards hence the facility blocks are visited more than three times of the day to ensure the standards are upheld. The Quarry Kitchen is a service which most... More 

Kent, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

This caravan site offers comfort and peace. The pitches are separated by low hedges, have their own hard standing and many have full service facilities (electricity, water, grey and black waste as well as a dustbin Each dozen or so are in an individual close or cul-de-sac (not an expression the French would use). There are several of the 'closes'... More 

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Simon D, Owner at Dornafield Camping Site, responded to this review

Dear AudeOne Many thanks for finding the time to leave a review for Dornafield. There has been a dwelling here since 1238 and the most modern part of the house is 1664, my family came here in 1972 and started development for a holiday park. As caravaners ourselves we new what we wanted to achieve and have strived to achieve... More 

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