Brand new for 2018 are six Camping Pods, two 2 berth, and four 4 berth. The 2 berth ones measure 4.8 meters long by 2.4 meters wide and are known as the COUPLES POD. The 4 berth ones come in two sizes, 6 meters long, known as FAMILY POD, and 7.3 meters long, known as FAMILY POD PLUS. Both are 2.4 meters wide. All Pods have mains electric wall sockets with usb sockets, mains lighting, and electric wall heater for the colder times of the year. All Pods come with a permanent made up double bed complete with mattress. Both 4 berth ones also come with bunk bed style beds, again complete with mattresses. You need to bring your own bedding such as sleeping bags etc, as well as cutlery, cookware etc. FAMILY POD PLUS's also come equipped with a microwave, toaster, and kettle. All Pods have their own outdoor BBQ area. A £10 deposit is required to receive the grill from reception which is refunded when the grill is returned CLEAN.
Whilst staying in the Pods, you have use of the Park’s facilities such as the swimming pool (Easter to the end of September), Children’s facilities (adventure playground open all year round, and the Little Smugglers Club open during the main Summer Holiday weeks) the Cribbar@watergate Bar and Clubhouse, The Cafe and the Games Room (please ask for opening dates and times)
All Pods can be booked from a Friday to a Monday, Monday to Friday, or any combination as long as you book them to arrive and depart on either a Friday or a Monday and charges are inclusive of VAT, electricity. The pods are available from 2pm upon arrival and must be vacated by 11am upon departure. The maximum occupancy for each Pod is 2 persons for the COUPLES POD and 4 persons for the FAMILY PODS. FAMILY POD PLUS's, by prior arrangement, can be for 5 people as long as there is at least 2 children in the party (14 years and under). You will need to bring you own means of a bed for this, such as a blow up mattress. By making a booking, you agree to the Camping Pods terms and conditions. A non-refundable deposit of £60.00 for each 3 or 4 night booking is required ie if a week is booked, a £120 deposit will be required, 10 or 11 days booking a £180 deposit, 2 weeks - £240 etc. This is payable upon booking, and the balance of payment is due 4 weeks before you arrive. Upon arrival, a £50.00 key deposit is held which will be refunded if there is no loss or damage to the Pods or its equipment. This can be taken as a cash deposit or with a credit/debit card.
PLEASE NOTE - The website/online booking system is currently being updated, tested and tweaked to incorporate the new Camping Pods, so if anything is not displayed correctly or clearly, please let us know. Currently the deposits are not displaying correctly as it is showing £100. Please be assured the correct deposit only will be taken ie 3 or 4 nights £60, 7 nights £120, 10 or 11 nights £160 etc. Bookings for the Camping Pods are only being taken from May 25th onwards.
The Pods are nearing completion so photos will be uploaded as soon as this happens, but here is a photo of the two berth pod to wet your appetites...