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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

This was one of our first camping trips as a family and we have three young children. From when we first arrived staff were friendly and helpful. The toilet/shower facilities were very clean and we were impressed. The park was a big hit with the kids, we thoroughly enjoyed our stay here and will definitely be back. For being quite... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Just got back from a weekend camping with family and friends. We've had the best weekend! This campsite is now my new favourite! It's spotlessly clean, the showers and toilets are immaculate at all times of the day. The entrance to the shower cubicles can get a bit dirty when it's wet under foot but that can't really be avoided... More 

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Thank muppet1980
Scarborough, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Loved this park! Staff were so friendly and considerate. Very convenient campsite for dog owners and children. Toilets/showers cleaned three times a day! Pub/restaurant very nice but expensive but totally worth it! Very nice all round park! Definitely go again!

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Huddersfield
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

we spent 4 of the most relaxing days there.My daughter and 3grandchildren,ages 13,8,4, and all the kids loved it Even the dog was chilled out. the washrooms Was spotless and so was the camp site,the.pitches were of ample size.everything was perfect even the Yorkshire weather shone on us.

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Thank David G
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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

This was the third time this summer we have stayed here, this time 6 nights. The site is great, brilliant play ground for my 7y/o. Site very well maintained, shower block always clean. The staff/wardens are very friendly and helpful, great family site I highly recommend it!

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1 Thank Dianne B
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 September 2016

Recent stay at "Akebar Park" - Leyburn. Oh dear, this didnt go well, will try and keep this as professional as possible, but we certainly were NOT impressed and we shall not be returning When booking we were told the pitch we were booking would be nice and flat and in the quiet part of the park, well, based on... More 

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Akebar1, General Manager at Akebar Caravan Park, responded to this review

Dear Alan A, rather than report this review for its completely unfactual content, I thought it would be better to post a response outlining exactly our side of this story. To cover the uneven pitch saga first, you were offered 4 different places (all grass) to pitch your campervan, you can view the images on our TripAdvisor page posted by... More 

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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

We came to this campsite on reviews of friends and glad we did !! We paid for a tent with electric hook up in the jubilee section ( which is the quietest and got sun all day) toilet/showers very clean and water hot. We had a meal at the friars pub attached...would recommend you before 7pm as they only do... More 

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Just got back, had a great time, immaculate site, great pub at the entrance to the park, kids really enjoyed themselves, lots of people but didn't feel overcrowded at all and quiet after midnight, staff friendly and helpful. Will return

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Thank phil b
merseyside
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25 reviews
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Reviewed 19 August 2016

Camped for 3 nights (mid August -school holidays). Good flat pitches, stayed in the poplars part of the site with electric hook up. Toilet and shower facilities are modern and very clean. Hot water all of the time. At times needed to queue for longer than you would expect, probably not an issue outside of main holiday period. Pitches are... More 

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Thank robMerseyside
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Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and i visited for 2 nights camping with my 2 year old son and my parents. I was initially taken aback by the size of the site and was worried about cleanliness, over crowding and security because of this however I couldn't be more impressed. The toilet and shower block were immaculate, there were plenty of other campers... More 

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  • Golf course
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in Wensleydale, Akebar Park is a holiday park consisting of Lodges, Static caravans and we accept tents and tourers as well on our separate touring park. The Holiday Park has recently just had a change of ownership and management and under the new ownership lots of investment is being planned. We have two golf courses on the Park and our very own restaurant and pub on site. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Akebar Caravan Park

Address: Akebar | Wensleydale, Hunton DL8 5LY, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Hunton
Price Range: €17 - €17 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 175
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“near the bottom by toilet block very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles sp--yorks, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“Stay in 'The Popplers' if you have the option. Much nicer than the rest of the park.”
 of 5 bubbles MrPinchy, 16 Jul 2015 | Read review
“The poplars is directly opposite the childrens play area.”
 of 5 bubbles 975nikkiw, 10 Jul 2015 | Read review
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