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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very clean site with first rate facilities. Can't fault the very helpful staff who, at their own expense, laid on a drinks party on New Year's Eve. Met some great people and will definitely re - visit.

Thank 1963est
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We stayed in one of the camping pods last weekend. I've stayed at this site many times over the years and the camping pods are a nice addition to the site, perfect for when the weather gets a bit too cold and wet for camping. The forest looks stunning at this time of year. The pods are basic, as you'd...

Thank clazdag
Newport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Just stayed for 4 nights, decided on hard standing this time as we were amongst tents when we had grass with electric and the kids from the tents were throwing Frisbys and kicking balls around which isn't ideal around caravans. Hard standing pitches fine and laid out in 3 rows with plenty space. We didnt use the toilet facilities as...

Thank Karen S
South Wales
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Loved this site for years and years but its under invested in. They have put hard standing in which in my opinion has removed the character from the site and the shower blocks are really showing their age. the staff do an awesome job but the head office needs to invest in the place.

Thank Rob_Shill
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Well run and organised site, no issues to report. A lot of rules but in fairness there has to be to ensure everyone has a great time which I appreciate. I would recommend this place and I will be going back. For the record there was 6 camper-vans (12 people) in our group and it was never an issue. Hats...

Thank Daniel M
Worcestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Having never stayed on a camping in the forest site before it was great to have chosen Bracelands for our first experience.Only one and a half hours from home,this great site is situated in a clearing in the forest.The hardstandings are all level with plenty of room between pitches,all with electric.The park has plenty of grass pitches some with electric...

Thank bill p
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Nice clean camping and caravan club site. Clean toilets and showers. All you would expect from the C,C&C. Staff were friendly and on hand to help should you need it. Don't arrive via Symmons Yat Rock if your not prepared to traverse single track rds. Don't panic you can go round :) Will be going again. I've heard it is...

Thank Angela C
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We have stayed all over Europe so it was a bit unadventurous to travel just an hour from home to Bracelands. We had booked in on line so the check in was quick and courteous. The hard standing sites were well spaced out with adjacent hook up from a plinth with a light on top - helpful in the dark....

Thank penarthguy
Reviewed 22 September 2016

My boys didn't want to go camping. I messed up the booking the night before and on arrival pitched up in the only field we were politely asked not to use! I had been so stressed I couldn't even read the site plan but the gentleman kindly let us stay put. I would have had a breakdown if I had...

Thank Julie T
Nuneaton, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2016

large grassy site in good position for exploring Forest Of Dean. Checking in took an age due to over complicated computer system. Payed for myself and my wife for 4 nights, and for my daughter her 7 month old baby and car to join us the following day. I fell foul of site staff when she arrived after 100mile drive...

Thank ChippyD

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Wonderfully spacious, perfectly placed and incredibly enticing, Bracelands campsite is just waiting to welcome you. Located on the edge of the Forest of Dean, Bracelands is open all year, allowing you to pitch your tent in nature's best surroundings whenever you like. As soon as you enter the grounds of Bracelands campsite, you'll be immediately impressed with its size and ability to encompass you in the wonderful landscapes of the forest. One of the largest Camping In The Forest sites, Bracelands boasts 520 pitches for tents, caravans and motorhomes plus five new camping pods, perfect for protection from the elements all year round. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bracelands Campsite

Address: Bracelands Dr | Christchurch, Coleford GL16 7NN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Gloucestershire > Forest of Dean > Coleford
Number of rooms: 77
Also Known As:
Bracelands Campsite Hotel Coleford
Bracelands Campsite Forest Of Dean/Coleford
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“Not a hotel...Campsite catering for tents, caravans and mororhomes. Gas available on site”
 of 5 bubbles J4907YSangelac, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Its a camp site :)”
 of 5 bubbles K9317EQjuliet, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The whole site has stunning views (subject to the weather!).”
 of 5 bubbles HowardW136, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“It can get very windy along the valley, take a decent wind break.”
 of 5 bubbles H7562JInicholasm, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We camped in the middle behind the caravans facing west. Beautiful sunsets to watch.”
 of 5 bubbles 484philipt, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
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