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  1. mitzimad

    mitzimad Funster

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    anyone stopped here recently we have a very late crossing and were wondering if we will get in here early hours of the morning 1.30 am ish
     
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    Could be busy but whatever you do don't block the coaches in ... the drivers cat get a little annoyed at 5 o/c in the morning!:rolleyes:
     
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    Depends on the time of week/year. I wouldn't be optimistic about a summer weekend but Spring/Autumn midweek would probably be OK. Why not head for Cite Europe instead?
     
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    Depends on the day of the week I guess, over Easter was chock a block and nobody will appreciate you driving in, then round two more times looking for a space at 130 in the morning like somebody did when we were there...
     
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    Tried Wissant on Sat 16 April,arrived at 18:30 full. So went back to Escalles car park no services a couple of motorhomes on there very peaceful.
     
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    NO DEFINITELY NOT

    If you must travel at silly times then have the consideration not to bother normal people.

    Why don t you stop on the terminal car park.
     
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    I agree, prefer Escalles anyway.
     
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    Cite Europe, bound to get on, nothing else worth thinking about at that time
     
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    Another vote for Cite Europe. Although if you do arrive please be quiet as everybody else will be asleep.

    It amazes me the number of people who turn up at Aires at god knows what time and then spend 10 minutes reversing into a spot with shouted instructions, then have another 15 minute loud conversation outside, all accompanied by a regular banging of doors. And the worse are those sliding doors on PVCs. Totally unsociable.

    Rant over ....... and breathe ........
     
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    At Wissant last Tuesday (3rd May) arrived 3pm plenty of room. Place filled up quickly, by 6pm it was full. Later I noticed two MH squeezed in on the aires' roadway. We left at 8am still full, no busses but one car and caravan parked in a bus bay.

    We no longer use Cite Europe so our plan B is Boulogne now 6 euros a night.
     
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