This coming weekend cheap pitches !!

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  1. FIDGET

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    Hi, looks like the weather will be kind, possibly a bit breezey easterly wind but supposed to be dry & bright, so just booked 3 nights with Park resorts site over here on the island, £17.05 for 3 nights on electric pitch.( can't be bad) 200 yards from the beach . Don't normally go to these sorts of sites but at this time of year they offer silly prices just to put bums on pitches. We won't be using pool / bar / club, etc. we will be walking dog & relaxing.
     
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    Sounds like a bargain (y)
     
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    Where's that?
     
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    CCC and CC need to do something like that! There prices are astronomical even at this time of the year. We are actually going to Horsley CCC site but got a 2 for 1 voucher but even with that it's still costing more than we'd usually pay elsewhere. Our friends tried to book yesterday for the weekend and the website is saying a minimum of 3 nights! what's that all about? They can't get away until Friday as they look after their granddaugher Thursday night.

    I can understand 3 nights at bank holidays but at the beginning of October, it's nuts.

    Denise
     
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    The more we don't uses them the sooner the penny will drop . I'm in ccc and got ripped off last mouth and I get 20% off and still 17.50 anight . Went on privet sites and payed less and they was right in the centur of things .
     
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    As I said!!!!!!!
     
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    Nodes point on the Isle of Wight
    but I believe it at all there sites across the uk

    sorry for delay I was packin the moho
     
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    Now that the kids are back at school, these type of sites will be nice and quiet anyway! You can also get some bargains on the Haven sites
     
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    Nodes point very nice area enjoy
     
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    Get your friends to call the site direct and don't use the website
     
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    They have done. They're waiting for a call back.
     
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    Very good deals, I looked at 7 nights from 2 November-Camber sands £56 or Isle of Wight £37.
    Very good prices but how much for ferry.
     
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    Ferry quite expensive if purchased seperately, can be somewhat cheaper thru ccc or when booking thru park resorts.
     
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    I've found Wightlink do deals £126 for 5 nights which is ferry and campsite.
     
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    we stopped on park resorts last week in north Yorkshire 7 nights electric £72 .got a email saying could stop for 5 nights more for £29 .
     
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    Some people don't like Haven sites, but I have had some lovely weekends at Haven sites in Wales .... yep bargains.. Thanks for the reminder. :)
     
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    We once had a week at Rockley Park in Dorset, with EHU for £44 and that was in July just before the schools broke up. If you only use your pitch as a base, these parks are ok!
     
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    Thanks for the heads up on this one.
    Just drove in to martin mere , haven at Blackpool, £22 for two nights, big site but among trees wouldn't know there was more Than another dozen here.
    Bus through the illuminations from the gate £4. CCC, CC have a look at that!!!!!!!
     
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