Good points 1st - Shower & Toilet facilities always clean and never had to wait, Free Wi-fi (Slow, but more than you get on most sites), Nice park for the Kids, Decent size pitches and site generally well maintained. On this basis 4/5 for the site however...am I the only person who has visited this site recently that isn't deaf or was everybody else advised to take ear muffs?
Close to the station an earlier reviewer said? It sounds like the train is going to get into bed with you you're that close! 3 cross over points close to the camp site which means that the regular trains have to HONK as they approach each crossing point. The trains run till around 23.00 and the regular HONKS turn into HOOONNKKS the later it gets. Whether this is something to do with the tracks being dark or just the drivers way of having a bit of fun I'm not sure?
When the trains stop the helicopters begin doing night excersizes. Almost every night during my stay they seemed to take off and hover in the air at around 23.00 and 03.00 for around 30 - 40 minutes each time. Just when you are back into the land of nod the trains start again at 06.00, HOOONNKK!!!
The people who reviewed this site as 'Lovely and relaxed' are either family friends or hard of hearing!? I'm not a light sleep at all and I found this to be the most unrelaxing site I've ever stayed on.
I feel sorry for the owners as the site is nice (although I found the snooping cycling owner a bit weird as other have commented on) and my above complaints are all beyond the owners control however in terms of would I stay hear again, I'd have to say No Chance, HONK!
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