On the edge of Exmoor, Woods is a pub cunningly disguised on the outside to look like a café.…
Exe Valley Caravan Site
“Walkers will love this riverside park deep in Exmoor” - AA Inspector
Our Inspector's view
Set in the Exmoor National Park, this adults-only park occupies an enchanting, peaceful spot in a wooded valley alongside the River Exe. There is free fly-fishing, an abundance of wildlife and excellent walks leading directly from the park to the surrounding woodlands and moor. The site has good, spotlessly clean facilities, and free WiFi across the park. Well placed for visiting Dunster Castle, the picturesque villages of Selworthy and Porlock, and the dramatic Valley of the Rocks on the north Devon coast.
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Facilities – at a glance
Electrical hook up
- Ice pack facility
- Picnic Area
- Shop onsite
- Wifi available
- Motorvan service point
- Calor Gas
- Camping Gaz
- Battery Charging
- Toilet fluid
- Total Touring Pitches: 48
- Caravan Pitches Available
- Motorhome Pitches Available
- Tent Pitches Available
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About the area
Somerset means ‘summer pastures’ – appropriate given that so much of this county remains rural and unspoiled. Ever popular areas to visit are the limestone and red sandstone Mendip Hills rising to over 1,000 feet, and by complete contrast, to the south and southwest, the flat landscape of the Somerset Levels. Descend to the Somerset Levels, an evocative lowland landscape that was the setting for the Battle of Sedgemoor in 1685. In the depths of winter this is a desolate place and famously prone to extensive flooding. There is also a palpable sense of the distant past among these fields and scattered communities. It is claimed that Alfred the Great retreated here after his defeat by the Danes.
Away from the flat country are the Quantocks, once the haunt of poets Samuel Taylor Coleridge and William Wordsworth. The Quantocks are noted for their gentle slopes, heather-covered moorland expanses and red deer. From the summit, the Bristol Channel is visible where it meets the Severn Estuary. So much of this hilly landscape has a timeless quality about it and large areas have hardly changed since Coleridge and Wordsworth’s day.
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