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FAQs

Frequently asked questions

We've collated some frequently asked questions for our guests to help you understand our offering for this short season in 2021. 

We have a self check-in system in place. There's a small reception building on the right as you enter the site. Please look for your name and pitch number on the sheet in the window. There's a map so you can see where to find your pitch. 

If you need help, there's a phone number on the sheet, or info is available from the bar from 4:30pm onwards.

We won’t have mains electricity this season and are running our bar and catering van from a silent generator. 

Toilets, showers, glamping tents and bollard lighting are solar generated.

Please bring a means to charge your phones or run a travel hair dryer etc from your car or from a solar lantern such as this. Glamping tents only will have one of these lanterns provided.

We will have 5 camping toilets and 5 gas powered showers available on site this season, plus some portaloo's on busier weekends.  

These a quirky, movable structures similar to:

https://www.showershacks.co.uk/showers.html

https://www.showershacks.co.uk/lavshack.html

https://www.ensuiteonsite.com/projects/standard-lpg-shower-

One of the shower units will be larger for family changing and will have a bench for baby changing. 

The tents have a double bed as standard and single beds per extra guest required, all bedding and linen is included.

There will be a basic campers kitchen with gas hob, kettle, pots, mugs and crockery. Tea and coffee too. There are cool boxes and fire pits/logs for hire and an outdoor seating area and  chairs for each unit. Solar lanterns with phone charger are included and there is solar lighting.

Please ensure you bring towels if you haven't chosen to hire them. 

 

We will have a small popup bar within a converted shipping container, this sits under a stretch tent which provides a covered seating area. There are also additional outside tables and chairs on a large graveled area. 

We will have a pizza truck onsite throughout August serving freshly made to order pizzas. Other guest food vendors may also make an appearance on busier weekends.

We will also sell some snacks, soft drinks, tea and coffee (and milk) from our bar kiosk. 

Yes, you can, but please ensure that they are kept off the grass.

Yes, 2 well behaved pups per pitch are allowed. They must be kept on a leader at all times. You must add them to your booking as there is additional charge. 

Dogs must be kept off the furniture in the glamping tents.

Yes, you can walk or cycle straight from the site to Boulmer beach. There is a public footpath which leads all the way there. It takes 10 to 15 mins on foot and 5 mins on a bike.

There is a coop convenience store in Longhoughton village, it's half a mile away and you can walk there along the public footpath from site, or drive.

Alnwick which is 3 miles away has several supermarkets including an Aldi, Lidl, Morrisons, Sainsbury's and an M&S food store.

Yes, a chemical waste disposal point is available and the location is marked on our site map.

Yes, there is a covered dish washing area with two large stainless steel sinks and a gas powered hot water boiler near to the shower and toilet area.

There are no laundry facilities on site. We will provide the use of a manual hand cranked washing machine on request and there is a launderette in Alnwick.