overnight stop in or near stowmarket

Discussion in 'UK Touring' started by tomm2, Nov 18, 2013.

  1. tomm2

    tomm2 Read Only Funster

    Joined:
    Mar 2, 2011
    Messages:
    262
    Likes Received:
    272
    Location:
    uk
    As title . Am looking for any recommendations on C & CC sites or CS s , for an overnight stopover in that area. MH going in to Stowmarket Caravans for a bit of work on Saturday this week. Within 15-20 miles of them would be fine .Thanks in advance for any suggestions .
     
  2. TheCaller

    TheCaller Funster

    Joined:
    Sep 23, 2013
    Messages:
    1,818
    Likes Received:
    2,158
    Location:
    Lincs
    If you are coming from the west, Bury St Edmunds has 5 m/home spaces for overnight parking. Free if you leave by 8am, otherwise normal parking charges apply.

    http://goo.gl/maps/jO6rX

    I've stayed there on a couple of occasions on the way to visit customers who are between B-St-Ed & Stowmarket.

    Leave at 7.55am, breakfast in a convenient lay-by & arrive relaxed at 9am ready to do a day's work.

    Ok if you don't need any facilities & has the advantage that you can arrive when you like (usually around midnight in my case :Smile: ).
     
    Last edited: Nov 18, 2013
  3. tomm2

    tomm2 Read Only Funster

    Joined:
    Mar 2, 2011
    Messages:
    262
    Likes Received:
    272
    Location:
    uk
    Thanks for your suggestion, that would do fine . Your not far off the mark about the late arrival , wouldnt be far off midnight in my case either :BigGrin:
     
  4. TheCaller

    TheCaller Funster

    Joined:
    Sep 23, 2013
    Messages:
    1,818
    Likes Received:
    2,158
    Location:
    Lincs
    In that case ideal - not many campsites would welcome you at that time of night!

    Don't plan on a lie in unless your sound-proofing is good. I don't know about a Saturday, but on weekday mornings vehicles start moving about from 6.30 - 7am.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  5. meanders

    meanders Funster - Life Member Life Member

    Joined:
    Jun 28, 2008
    Messages:
    552
    Likes Received:
    318
    Location:
    Ipswich, Suffolk
    The cafe at Stowmarket caravans is open for breakfast and is very good!!
     
  6. coffeeroffey

    coffeeroffey Funster

    Joined:
    Aug 29, 2012
    Messages:
    88
    Likes Received:
    77
    Location:
    North Suffolk
    And a large Lidl next door :Rofl1:
     
Loading...

Share This Page