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Herston Caravan & Camp Site

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Reviewed 8 June 2016

This is the second year we have stayed at Herston's last year we booked a lodge (Cherry) so we though we'd book again this year we had (Willow) although very nice willow is not a lodge it is a luxury caravan and as a result...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2016

Nice Camping site. Communal showers were clean. However no where to plug in a hair dryer or straighteners - with the hair dryers provided charging 20p for about 3-4 minutes. Not ideal for long hair. Also, no where to charge telephones that we were aware...More

1  Thank Gemma C
Reviewed 2 June 2016

I wish I could be writing a glowing review, but sadly I can't. The site is extremely scruffy, in one area lots of dirty old caravans with old vehicles which looked as if people were actually living in them. It is expensive. Water taps were...More

Thank Francine23
Response from herston, General Manager at Herston Caravan & Camp SiteResponded 16 June 2016

Thank you for your comments We welcome constructive criticism in order to help us to improve the holiday experience for all our customers. Firstly I would point out that we are a campsite which although close to Swanage is still very rural with outstanding views...More

Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely stay for three nights. Very dog friendly which our dog enjoyed, the site was fab. Our only issue was the showers near where we pitched, you couldn't adjust the temperature nor did the water last for very long before having to...More

Thank Samantha Y
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for three nights with the family. Great location as u can walk (10mins with young kids) to catch the steam train. We cycled to local attractions too. The reception and staff are friendly. Make sure u ask for a site further from the...More

1  Thank Kelly L
Response from herston, General Manager at Herston Caravan & Camp SiteResponded 16 June 2016

Thank you for your comments, we welcome constructive criticism to help us to improve our customer experience. As you may have noticed and in response to our customer suggestions we are currently building a brand new shower and toilet facility on the site. These will...More

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gtownsend007
15 July 2017|
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Response from Jacquelinr P | Reviewed this property |
Apologies have been away. Better to book at busy times but can get last minute place. Sorry if this is too late.
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"pitch 22 or 23 have good views of ballard down."
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"Best Views are the 7 People Log Cabins but all of them are good to be fair."
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"All depends on the number in your party"
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"Campsite, best fields right at the bottom."
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