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Best camp site for reluctant camper!

London
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Best camp site for reluctant camper!

Experts, please can you tell me the best camp site in the New Forest, is it Hollands Wood Caravan Park and Campsite? I love the outdoors and want to find the most beautiful spot for us as my friend is very reluctant to camp so I really want it to be a great nature experience....thanks!

Derbyshire, United...
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1. Re: Best camp site for reluctant camper!

The words "reluctant to camp" don't come anywhere near to describing my feelings about camping - wild New Forest ponies couldn't drag me to a campsite. So, if your friend is anything like me, any site had better be 5-star-plus at the very least. Have you seen the reviews of Hollands Wood:

www.ukcampsite.co.uk/sites/reviews.asp…

Amsterdam, The...
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2. Re: Best camp site for reluctant camper!

Hey carlitas, how the devil are you? I hope you are not as fussy about campsites as restaurants :-). Your post on the Amsterdam forum is still talked about today.

Sorry can't offer any advice on camping as I'm alergic to tents LOL.

London
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3. Re: Best camp site for reluctant camper!

Hey Ronaldo! that's so funny! Camping in the New Forest should be easier..perhaps!! x

London
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4. Re: Best camp site for reluctant camper!

Thanks Orkney man...useful but messy site..I will see what others suggest, may the best one I know of as a few others don't have any showers etc....

London
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5. Re: Best camp site for reluctant camper!

We went to Hollands Wood, nice place if you get a good spot, otherwise road noise on the pitches that remain...we decided not to stay there, too many large groups of men drinking very heavily for us and it was only the afternoon...we found Long Meadow campsite nearby and loved it!

England
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6. Re: Best camp site for reluctant camper!

I would suggest you browse the uk camping and caravaning site a bit more, have camped in the new forest a few times but have yet to find a quiet enough site with decent facilities, maybe the new forest might not be the best choice?

London
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7. Re: Best camp site for reluctant camper!

Yes I agree but Long Meadow Campsite was just right for us, nice people, lots of space and great showers....

8. Re: Best camp site for reluctant camper!

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