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  1. poppy 123

    poppy 123 Read Only Funster

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    Thanks for the recommendation of naburn lock caravan site we have had 3 great days here very friendly great dog walking and a good pub within walking distance and a bus outside the gate into york 15mins and mcarthur glen outlet 5mins up the road for retail therapy:Smile:
     
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    Mmmm stayed there a couple of years ago. Site was lovely and easy access to York by bus outside but owner was a dragon !! Would not go back . Maybe has changed hands ??
     
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    That's strange, we've been going there for 4/5 years (at least 3 times a year) and have always found them to be extremely friendly. We were last there at the beginning of the month and heading there again in July.
     
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    Maybe we caught them on a bad day !! Not the best welcome and were not allowed to park next to friends who had arrived the day before even though tgey had told them we were booked and would like to be together ! Pitches either side of them stayed empty all the time we were there :cry:
     
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    that's a bit off.. what reason did they give . ?
     
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    None except that this was the pitch they had allocated for us !!! Could tell by her attitude there was no point in arguing !!!

    If I remember rightly was fairly expensive too .
     
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    hmm not good .. I guess we all have off days but that's no excuse..

    I thought perhaps they may have been re seeding the other two pitches.. but then they usually barrier them off
     
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    We have stayed there and liked it. However they cannot use all the pitches due to their licence. From memory its only half of the pitches they have. if you look at where their electric points are you will know why. The lower pitches are often flooded and usuable for the rest of the year and sometimes some of the following one.

    They may have been resting the pitches next to your friends. We always found the owners friendly and very helpful.

    Sonja
     
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