We are situated in Sparkford, South Somerset, just five miles from the Dorset border. Our caravan park is easy to find, just off Sparkford village High Street and set back from the road. We have easy signposting from both directions and Tourist Board signs from miles around guiding you in to Sparkford.
Our adult only touring and camping with holiday lodges for hire make a great base to explore Somerset and Dorset. We are open all year.
ACCESS FROM SPARKFORD VILLAGE
Due to our location on Sparkford High Street, we're easy to access for even the largest of tourers. There's no country lanes to navigate on your journey here! Our dual lane road can easily accommodate vehicles - including the HGVs that have delivered our holiday lodges. We regularly welcome RVs up to 40ft to holiday on our specially built fully serviced RV pitch.
Our gates are locked at night for peace of mind for all of our guests, however, we have a side gate for access on foot.
OPEN ALL YEAR
We are open all year with availability for adults only (over 18s), including Christmas Day and all main Bank Holidays. Our five star VisitEngland rated caravanning and camping park has won us awards from the Bristol, Bath and Somerset Tourism Awards and the South West Tourism Awards, as well as being a member of Premier Parks Top 100 UK sites.
Sparkford's village location makes it very easy to navigate your holiday with us. Our nearest village inn is just 100 yards away on the High Street and we would also recommend The Mildmay Arms at Queen Camel (1 mile) and The Camelot Inn at South Cadbury (2 miles).
If you need a local shop, we are within 400 yards of a Londis which sells a range of food and drink. There is also a petrol station at Sparkford Services on the same plot. For a wider range, there is a Post Office and Premier Stores at Queen Camel (1 mile). We are also served by all main supermarkets for on site deliveries.
LOCAL BUS ROUTE
Our nearest bus stop is just 100 yards away on Sparkford High Street. The bus runs to Castle Cary, Yeovil and Shepton Mallet, where you can join other services to further across the county. Our bus route accepts free bus passes and there is wheelchair access.
We do not have a dog walk on site, but our nearest public dog walk is just across the road from our entrance. We send out a map for dog walks around Sparkford and further beyond with our welcome pack, or you can access this on our "dog walks" page on our website. There's walks to suit all dogs and owners, with difficulty and length of walk mapped out on our webpage.
HORRELL & HORRELL
A new field to fork restaurant has opened in Sparkford village run by Horrell & Horrell, previously of Michelin listed Roth Bar and Grill in Bruton. All food is sourced locally, or grown in their own smallholding, and dinners are cooked on the fire and hosted in their barn.
They will be hosting four course dining events in their barn on Fridays and Saturdays throughout the year, and just a short stroll down past the Sparkford cricket ground. There are just 20 places available per evening, with tickets available to book online below, or private hire for a group is available by contacting them direct:
LOCAL FARM SHOP AND CAFE
Our nearest farm shop and cafe are just at the end of Sparkford village in Weston Bampfylde. The farm shop and cafe serve up locally sourced food from nearby farmers and there is both indoor and outdoor seating with great views of local fields. You can walk there at just 1 mile away and they are also dog-friendly.
There is also a beauty parlour and dog parlour next door, so you can factor in some pampering too!
HAYNES MOTOR MUSEUM
Many of our guests book their holiday with us in Sparkford just to visit the world famous Haynes Motor Museum. The museum is just half a mile away from us and holds monthly car meets, car boot sales, local markets and various events throughout the year.
For car fans, we'd also recommend taking a look at the Fleet Air Arm Museum in Yeovilton (5 miles) for a "drive and fly" weeke
There are loads of great cycle routes to enjoy across Somerset and Dorset. The South Somerset Cycleway is an 80 mile route running through Sparkford village and can easily be picked up to explore the rest of the county. The route can also be split in to sections if you don't feel quite like cycling 80 miles in one go!
We've put together a handy page of local cycling routes, including ideas for peddle bikes and electric bikes. If you don't fancy bringing your own bike, you can also hire one from nearby Bruton Bike Hire and have it delivered to the site.
SPARKFORD CRICKET CLUB
Sparkford cricket club hold matches throughout the summer and are within a half a mile walk from us in Sparkford village. Matches are held at the weekends and are free of charge to watch and open to all. The cricket club is also open out of season and is a great place to walk your dog.
BOOK YOUR STAY WITH US!
We are open all year with availability for touring units on hardstandings and holiday lodges for hire throughout. Our tent pitches are available in the spring, summer and early autumn months. Take a look at our availability below:
KING BRAIN CIDER
Our nearest traditional Somerset cider farm is just on the edge of Sparkford village at Little Weston. The King Brain farm has been owned by the same family for five generations and use local heritage apples in their range. We'd definitely recommend a visit, where you can try their many different drinks and purchase straight from the farm.
King Brain not only supply many of the best local farm shops in the area, they've also featured on BBC's Countryfile. For alcohol-free guests, they also produce a great non-alcoholic range of drinks straight from their on-farm spring water.
THE BEAUTE SHED
If you're visiting for a wedding or an event, The Beaute Shed at the end of Sparkford village is ideal to book a pampering appointment. You can also book massages for an ultimate relaxing holiday!
The Beaute Shed is situated next door to The Old Parlour farm shop and cafe. There is also a dog pampering salon, The Paws Parlour, next door to make sure your pooch gets a 5* treatment at the same time as you!