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Glentrool Camping and Caravan Site

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Uphall, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights in a campervan and were impressed with how well kept the site was. Each vehicle pitch was separated with small hedges to make it feel a bit more private, not to mention the pitches were a good size! The tent area had a very 'wild camping' feel and again was very well kept. The...

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shrewsbury
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Beautiful setting and site, very welcoming staff huge pitches no tv (but who needs it with views like this) 4g phone signal and free wifi. 1-1/2 miles to visitors center if in motor home access restricted by narrowed bridge to car park in process of rebuilding bridge. I cannot complement owners enough they went out of their way to make...

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Penrith, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are relatively new to caravaning, but we were delighted with our stay. Super welcome from Fran and Jen who are first rate hostesses. We were given a HUGE pitch on clean gravel within easy reach of the most immaculate toilet block we have ever seen. (It is cleaned, and I mean CLEANED, daily to within an inch of its...

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Thank JohnatPales
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Absolutely lovely campsite, immaculate and quiet. Got everything anybody could need, I would recommend this place to anyone. The tent pitches are large and there is plenty of room around for kids to play. It feels like a nice safe environment and I would definitely go there again

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Westhoughton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Well maintained site. Immaculately clean and well thought out with the bothy. Pitches really nice size and semi private, but not cut off from the rest of the site. Very quiet. Good facilities. If taking awning would advise some rock pegs. Well situated for a variety of activities. Do visit the local pub as well.

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Thank Caroline G
Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely views, hard standings for caravans and motor homes . The showers were exceptionally clean , water pressure struggled if two showers being used at same time , but only a small gripe. Highly recommend . Ladies running it we're very friendly and helpful also went the extra mile by selling me her nan breads out of her kitchen !!

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Upholland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

The campsite has great facilities and the advice given by the lady in the office so good. She is very knowledgeable about the area. A ten minute walk to a great pub. Toilet block is probably the cleanest I have ever seen. Pitches well marked out and reception sells any essentials you may need. The only drawback is the camper...

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Thank Vicki L
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Wonderful 'dark sky park' area. Small campsite which I imagine would be very popular later on in the season. Campsite facilities were pristine and grounds very well maintained. Warm and friendly reception which provides basic provisions. Wifi was sometimes intermittant and we were not able to get mobile signal.....which was welcome for most part of stay. Telephone box on site👌...

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Cumbernauld, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Stayed here while we went mountain biking, we parked up and cycled down to the centre which is around a mile away. Lovely campsite with the perfect hosts. Toilets and showers immaculate Small shop with bare essentials Would definitely recommend

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Castle Douglas, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2016

I have once again spent a few days at this site. I stayed in a static caravan which was very comfortable and well appointed. The owners always give a very friendly welcome. I am able to stay at this site several times a year and always enjoy the peace and quiet and the beautiful scenery. The facilities for tents and...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A quiet camp site set within the Galloway Forest and UK's first Dark Sky Park. This is the perfect location to experience all this fabulous location has to offer, including hillwalking, hiking, 7stanes bike trails, stargazing and much much more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Glentrool Camping and Caravan Site

Address: Bargrennan, Newton Stewart DG8 6RN, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Newton Stewart
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“Get an electrical hook up for yur tent, it makes camping a whole lot easier.”
bobmP996VL, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“take insect spray”
DEN2444, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All pitches are decent size and flat”
Warlows, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“Children will love the duck pond and the Shetland ponies.”
traveller2454, 1 Oct 2015 | Read review
“The pond is a lovely spot to sleep for the night, but watch out for the moisture.”
  • the stars at night
CourtneyKJM, 5 May 2015 | Read review
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