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Hertfordshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went last weekend for 3 nights.The weather was bad so glad we had heating in bedrooms as well as lounge.The caravan was really big and the site is in a good location.There is a bus stop just outside the entrance so we didn't need the car all weekend.There is also a lovely pub just outside the park called the claypipe.As... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just visited Sanford for a teenage cancer trust ska weekend. The event itself was great. The staff here without exception are amazing. Especially the ones in the chip shop who had to put up with me after one too many drinks,. Can't wait for next year's weekender

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from a 4 day winter break with our dog at Sandford. Pros; Venue: Tranquil woodland stay with good facilities both indoor (swimming pool, bar/cafe, arcade) and outside (swimming pool, children's playground, crazy golf) and friendly staff. Accommodation: (Poole lodge) Comfortable, well equipped and cosy. Cons; Venue: Facilities area isn't the biggest (personally prefer) and would think it gets... More 

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Thank Martyn M
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely caravan!!, comfortable and warm and very clean!!, staff very helpful when i slipped up(without having a drink i must add!!), and when i got lost!!. Cant wait til next years event.I met some lovely people. Thankyou Sandford team!!!, And my dog loved it too and was made very welcome.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for a long weekend with 9.50 holidays. Paid upgrade for nicer caravan. Mould in the wardrobe and bathroom. Facilities seemed good. Son loved the arcade and mini bowling :) never visited the entertainment or swimming pool. Would potentially visit again if could get a voucher but in summer as would hope the mould wouldn't be an issue then

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PDService, Guest Relations Manager at Parkdean - Sandford Holiday Park, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to leave your review. It sounds like overall you had an enjoyable holiday, and I'm glad to hear your son enjoyed the arcade and a game of bowling. Please be assured all feedback, both good and bad will be shared with the team, and we hope to welcome you back to Sandford in future :-)... More 

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed the weekend in a wimbourne caravan, not the cheapest, we took our dogs so we knew they would give us a basic caravan, we were not wrong, it had a damp musty smell on arrival, the bathroom had a very strong smell of urine. On the surface it looked clean enough but lacked the attention to detail, old... More 

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PDService, Guest Relations Manager at Parkdean - Sandford Holiday Park, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to leave your review. It’s very disappointing to read that we did not get all aspects of your holiday right on this occasion, and we are truly sorry. I do hope you managed to raise your concerns with the team, they would have welcomed a chat and the chance to put this right. I’m pleased... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for the October half term week in a "Swanage" caravan with a double bedroom and en suite shower room plus two twin rooms adjacent to a second shower room. It was well equipped with full central heating and large enough living room and kitchen space to be comfortable, with an outside patio area and table too. The site... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mid week break 4 nights. 2 adults , teenager elders and wheelchair. Static interiors seemed worn in places. Bathroom, frayed cushions couple of bulbs gone rust in shower area. from reception are quick to sort out! Not enough ingredients for the menu offered. Apparently sold out , it was empty... , A shame there was no access just to sit... More 

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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Parkdean Holiday Park - Sandford We took the Caravan to the Touring site at Park Dean, the pitch was powered and it is possible to get pitches with water and grey water waste disposal (something to try next time). It was easy to find, straightforward to check in even though we'd arrived 4 hours before the check in (call us... More 

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Thank ALivesley
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an amazing week! Before reading my full review, please understand we had an amazing time and will definitely be going back! We stayed on the star pitches, which are hard standing with waste and water hookup. The people in the area were great, we've never chatted to so many fellow campers. The pitch was close to the toilet block... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The family fun never ends on this leafy country park. You'll find fabulous indoor and outdoor pools, amazing tree-house adventure play, lively kids' clubs and a brilliant climbing wall. Not to mention the pirate ship, delicious places to eat and spectacular Showtime Entertainment. In fact there's so much to see and do there's hardly a minute left to explore the glorious countryside location, dive over to Bournemouth beach, discover Durdle Door, dine out at Poole Harbour or monkey around at Monkey World! * A lively family park in a country setting * Close to Wareham Town with River walks * Fantastic indoor and outdoor pools * Stunning contemporary lodges available * Showtime Entertainment every night ... more   less 

Additional Information about Parkdean - Sandford Holiday Park

Address: Holton Heath, Poole | Dorset, Holton Heath, Wareham, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Wareham > Holton Heath
Hotel Class:4 star — Parkdean - Sandford Holiday Park 4*
Also Known As:
Sandford Holiday Park Hotel Holton Heath
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