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"BEST CAMPSITE AND MARINE CENTRE SOUTH WEST 2020"
Open All Year
New ownership and management since October 2019
We have a range of touring pitches set around our pretty saltwater lake.
Uphill Wharf Campsite is a perfect location to base yourself to enjoy the very best of Somerset.
All of our 25 lakeside pitches come with hardstanding and EHU.
Our grass overflow field is available for motorhomes and campervans in the Summer months too (no EHU).
Please note we are a touring site only, and we do not offer seasonal pitches.
Sorry, no tents.
Free use of the lake for non-motorised craft for all campsite users.
Our Marine Centre and boatyard has much to offer, including river moorings, pontoon docks, private slipway, hoist, all year boat storage and pretty boating lake.
Our pontoons are due to be replaced with new galvanised platforms making access to your craft more pleasant.
New river moorings are due to be installed late 2021.
Explore stunning Somerset and the vast Weston beach from our cosy site.
Whether you park up on pitch and relax for your entire stay, or use your vehicle to explore the local area, there is plenty to do when based at Uphill Wharf.
Walking, cycling, climbing, sailing, or visiting one of 2 local inns within 300m of the site, we've something for everyone.
Based a stones throw from the all-year dog-friendly Uphill Beach, and just a 30 min stroll into Weston-super-Mare.
Now under new ownership (October 2019), we have lots of exciting plans for the site as a whole and have already made many improvements to date.
Currently we have 30 touring pitches, onsite toilet/shower facilities and lots of amenities close by.
Set in the midst of a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI), we are nestled in an old quarry under Uphill Hill where part of the recent ITV series of Sanditon was filmed. You can walk to the watch tower and 12th century church on the hill overlooking the site.
We are a quiet tranquil site not far from the popular Weston-super-Mare, the Mendip Hills and local countryside, combined with numerous local activities, beautiful coastal views, wonderful walks, local golf course make it the ideal location to get away from it all.
We are situated with direct access from the site literally straight onto the newly completed route 33 cycle path Tidal Trail that runs directly past giving access to the Fort and Brean Sands area.
We are also within easy reach of a grocery store, 2 superb local inns and Italian Restaurant.
We are located by the River Axe at Weston-super-Mare, and approximately 6 miles from the M5 motorway. Follow the signs towards WSM, then Uphill Beach, and within the village of Uphill look out for our camping sign on your left.
Our postcode BS23 4XR is unique to the site and will direct you to our entrance.
Please make sure you also input our name if using online maps to make sure it brings you down the correct route.
We are a stones throw from the local bus route 5 which offers regular services to Weston-super-Mare and the local area.
There are also many local taxi firms, and WSM train station is a 5 minute drive.
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