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Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Another great 2 weeks at The inside Park They still have the independent chippy van and pizza oven van that comes on site - I used the chip van with no complaints Didn't use the pizza van so can't comment The shop has more gifts this year ( I got my inside park apron 😃 ) thanks Richard The blue...

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Reviewed 3 October 2016

We stayed here with family in August 2016, and really liked it. Nice flat pitches, good bathrooms and facilities, a shop with the basics, and it is in a great area. Pitches are not particularly private - but it is nice.

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Reviewed 26 September 2016

been before but was very disappointed this time, we found that the games room always seemed to be over run with children ( not that I'm against that ) but it would be nice to be able to use the internet there or have a game with out having to ask children if they would mind getting off of the...

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Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We have been visiting this lovely place for many years and keep our caravan in the storage compound. Can't understand the few negative reviews here particularly regarding the staff as we have always found them all to be very friendly and helpful. This was more true than ever on our most recent visit. We had stayed overnight and were towing...

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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely park. Only quibble was pitches uneven and difficult to put pegs in die to rocks and roots. Staff amazing and very helpful. It was handy having the kennels on sight and very reasonable too. Definitely will return again.

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Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

The site we had was very uneven it had tree roots coming through soil, so severe trip hazards, a park for children, but only bark laid down so children traipsing bark into awning/motorhome got very messy. washing machines didn't spin clothes very well so drying times very expensive, ie £3.60 to dry a wash load plus £3 for the washing,...

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london
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We have been staying at the Inside Park for last 8 years,so clearly love it. The play area is superb and contrary to previous reviews it closes when dark. Sorry Richard but our children LOVE chicken run and man hunt.It makes childhood memories LOL!If you dont want to hear kids enjoying themselves(see previous reviews)dont go away during school holidays!! Toilets...

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Long Eaton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here last year and loved it - even though the weather let us down. This year weather has been fantastic. The campsite has a fantastic toilet/shower block that also incorporates a disabled toilet and shower room it also houses the main reception and washing up and laundry room. There is a great park area for children and the pitches...

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Reviewed 1 September 2016

The inside park camp site, has a family friendly atmosphere, the play area and the woods are great to keep the children occupied all day and well into the evening. You get to meet a lot interesting people and I have already booked to return next year. Showers are always clean with plenty of hot water, toilets are cleaned daily....

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Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Been coming here for over 15 years staff are great and very helpful.the site has a big children's play area which is open till 10.30pm which I think is plenty as it gets very dark and could be dangerous.pitches are very big and have great views toilet and shower blocks are cleaned daily and have plenty of toilets and showers...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Inside Park

Address: Down House Estate, Blandford Forum DT11 9AD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Blandford Forum
Hotel Class:4 star — The Inside Park 4*
Also Known As:
The Inside Park Blandford Forum, Dorset
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“Great camp site”
 of 5 bubbles davidkT6890LE, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Take your own otherwise you're out in the open.”
 of 5 bubbles B8311QQmarcr, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for pitches away from the playground”
 of 5 bubbles SharonPP, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
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