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Whetstone Gorse Fisheries& Caravan Site

  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Touring Park with 25 pitches £10-£20 ptpn

Listed with Camping & Caravan Club

Details

Fisheries with excellent facilities. 15 hard pitches and 10 on the grass from Easter. Good toilet facilities and shower room.

Children welcomeDisabled facilitiesLaundry facilitiesElectric shaver pointsFishingWorking farmDogs/pets accepted by arrangementShowers availableChemical toilet disposal facilitiesDrinking waterHeated shower blockLighting throughout parkDrying facilitiesParking space next to pitchElectric hookupFlush toilets (with lighting)Hot waterBooking recommended in summer

Golf course 2 miles away, party barn with bar/stage and disco available for hire. Children welcome from any age.

Contact

0116 277 3796

Address

Whetstone Gorse Lane,
Whetstone,
Leicester,
LE8 6LX

Facilities

  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled facilitiesDisabled facilities
  • Laundry facilitiesLaundry facilities
  • Electric shaver pointsElectric shaver points
  • FishingFishing
  • Working farmWorking farm
  • Dogs/pets accepted by arrangementDogs/pets accepted by arrangement
  • Showers availableShowers available
  • Chemical toilet disposal facilitiesChemical toilet disposal facilities
  • Drinking waterDrinking water
  • Heated shower blockHeated shower block
  • Lighting throughout parkLighting throughout park
  • Drying facilitiesDrying facilities
  • Parking space next to pitchParking space next to pitch
  • Electric hookupElectric hookup
  • Flush toilets (with lighting)Flush toilets (with lighting)
  • Hot waterHot water
  • Booking recommended in summerBooking recommended in summer

Golf course 2 miles away, party barn with bar/stage and disco available for hire. Children welcome from any age.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesParking space provided at the side of the pitch
    • YesDesignated parking space for guests with disabilities within 50 metres of the pitch
  • Surface of the pathway leading from the pitch to site facilities is:
    • YesGrass
    • YesGravel
  • The site is:
    • YesOn a slight slope

Public Areas

  • Level access (ie no steps or thresholds), or access by a ramp:
    • YesTo the shower block
    • YesTo outdoor facilities
  • YesToilet suitable for use by wheelchair users
  • Washing facilities with:
    • YesSeparate shower units
    • YesWet room

Entrance

  • YesReception is well lit

General

  • YesFacilities well signposted

Location

Directions

See location of Whetstone Gorse Fisheriesand Caravan  Site on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SP 568936  Lat: 52.53730 Long: -1.16399

From north: leave M1 at junction 21 onto the A5460 (Leicester) within 400 yards keep left onto slip road (signposted A563 ring road). At roundabout turn left (signposted Leicester south & east). Within 1½ miles turn right at traffic lights (signposted Rugby A426). Within 1.25 miles immediately past railway bridge, turn left at roundabout. Within 200 yards turn left at mini roundabout signposted Countesthorpe/Willoughby. Site on right hand side in 2.75 miles.

From south: turn right off A426 (Lutterworth to Leicester) 2.75 miles past the B581 junction at signpost Countesthorpe. In 0.75 miles in Countesthorpe turn right signposted Willoughby. Site entrance on righ in about 1 mile.