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Parkdean - Challaborough Bay Holiday Park

Near Bigbury-on-sea, Bigbury-on-Sea TQ7 4HU, England
+44 191 256 0795
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Drab, tatty, poorly served and a real waste of money

I could write a great deal on the disappointing holiday my family and I endured last week. I shall... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Michael G
Cambridge, United Kingdom
our holiday

all except the weather, which you cant control, we found holiday park to be one of the best. All... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rosemarie P
Newport, United Kingdom
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Discover Devon's Secret Bay...Keep this to yourself but there's a speaceful holiday park, in a quiet corner of Devon, set right on the edge of a glorious, sheltered beach. It's a perfect coastal retreat with blue seas to paddle in, rugged paths to explore, tiny villages to discover and wonderful views across to historic Burgh Island. Even the name's a delight... Challaborogh Bay.* A quiet, friendly park by a secluded beach * Golden sands and a great surf school * Rugged walks along the South West Coastal Path * An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty * Perfect base for exploring the heritage coastline
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Near Bigbury-on-sea, Bigbury-on-Sea TQ7 4HU, England
+44 191 256 0795
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I could write a great deal on the disappointing holiday my family and I endured last week. I shall instead just summarise the low points. The caravan was tired, scruffy, not particularly clean and one of the gas Hobbs did not work. We didn't bother...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 1 week ago

all except the weather, which you cant control, we found holiday park to be one of the best. All the amenities were there - our own beach. The clubhouse, the pub and restaurant, the swimming pool and amusements. Everything you could want if you have...More

Thank Rosemarie P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited last week and have had quite a few holidays in caravans. This site was poor by comparison to other parkdeans. It's location at the bottom of a long very narrow lane was annoying. By the end of the week we were thoroughly fed...More

2  Thank lizc8844
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Borrowed a friend's caravan. The site is by the sea and has lovely views of fields. Some caravans have a view of the sea. The site is well kept and the staff are friendly. Lost one mark as you have to pay for a card...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked this without researching it, so my own fault. For us, it was not value for money and really not as expected. If the fab beach at Bigbury wasn't so close by, we would have left. The long tight single track drive to the...More

1  Thank regulartraveller01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this as a last minute break - we literally turned up the same day as booking this as we were flooded out of our tent in Dorset and found a caravan available for 3 nights on the same day. We were lucky to...More

Thank KB29
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Challaborough Bay Holiday Park is a lovely, quiet place to stay. The beach is just minutes from the furthest caravan as is the entertainment venue, takeaway and pub. All of the staff were very friendly and helpful. The food was nice and not too expensive...More

Thank 19amylou80
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you love beautiful views, walking & the beach (surfing or swimming & sunbathing) this is the place to go. The staff were very friendly & helpful. There were several lovely bays to visit, from one at low tide you can walk out to Burgh...More

1  Thank Lynda C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well kept site with plenty of amenities. The mobile homes are well appointed and spotlessly clean, staff are extremely friendly and helpful.

1  Thank Linda H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When we arrived we were allotted our caravan not too far as it is quite a large camp, opened the door and the stink was dreadful, went back to the reception and was given another caravan with apologies this van was fantastic. Again I have...More

Thank Tad666
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william c
14 August 2017|
Response from Lynda C | Reviewed this property |
Hi i don't know for sure but i would assume so as the hotel guests would want to cross in the winter as well as summer.
Kayleigh Louise O
13 August 2017|
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Response from Rosemarie P | Reviewed this property |
hello, there I walked the coastal path over to the other beach and island, I did see the tractor on the beach. I think it is being used, but from where I stayed I couldnt actually see it.
Zoe C
23 July 2017|
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Response from Rosemarie P | Reviewed this property |
I saw one sign in the soft play attached to the amusement arcade which had a height restriction. But to be honest I could see that everyone and anyone was in there. Its only a tiny place too