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Hawthorne Cottage Caravan Site

Clements End, Coleford, Gloucestershire. GL16 8LN Tel:01594 563117                                                                     Email: hawthorne.cottage@tiscali.co.uk

This family-run, adults-only campsite in the heart of the Royal Forest of Dean

Hawthorne Cottage Caravan Site is a lovely family-run caravan site located in the heart of the Royal Forest of Dean. Boasting beautiful views of the surrounding countryside, the campsite is ideally located for exploring the area and local attractions, also the Wye Valley and Welsh Borders.
The campsite enjoys direct access to the forest and woodlands with many walking and hiking paths and trails to explore. Nature lovers will love the plethora of wildlife and birds and there are a many places to eat and drink locally. Have some fun at the nearby Go Ape, Mallards Pike, Clearwell Caves and Puzzlewood. There are many cycle tracks for all abilities through the forest with two centre's at which you can hire a cycle if you do not have one. If water is more your style there is the National Diving Centre at Chepstow or hire a canoe from Wyedean Canoe and Adventure. For the steam train enthusiast there is The Norchard Railway, which runs from Lydney to Parkend.

Hawthorne Cottage Caravan Site offers 10 level hardstanding and grassy pitches for caravans and campervans with electric hook-ups.  A clean toilet block has a hot shower and a chemical toilet disposal point. Dogs are welcome, but must be walked off site. 
Off-site amenities include a small shop that sells groceries and other camping essentials, a traditional pub and restaurant, a laundrette and a variety of facilities such as an indoor pool, golf course and driving range.

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GPS: 51.7601°N, 2.594°W

From Coleford take the B4228 (Chepstow) for 1½ miles. At the signpost for Sling, turn left and follow the road for 1 mile through the village of Sling to Clements End. At the red telephone box and bus shelter turn right into the lane and follow for 200 yards to site.

  • Bristol International Airport - 42 km
  • Birmingham International Airport - 96 km
  • Bournemouth Airport - 121 km
  • Poole - 124 km
  • Weymouth - 128 km
  • Lymington - 133 km