Access Statement

Introduction

Longthorns aim is to provide excellent customer service to all our visitors and guests that visit or stay on the camp-site. We committed to accessibility for all, a high standard of customer service, a quality camping or glamping experience.

Online Booking

We have the latest online booking to allow you to book at a time convenient to you.

 

Longthorns caters for

Tents,Motor Homes,Caravans, Camper vans,Folding Trailers, along side our Glamping Units, Shepherds Huts, TipeeCo’s and pods.

Our only restrictions are no motor-homes over 28ft and commercial vehicles.

Booking online is our preferred method, but always happy to take bookings over the phone should you not wish to book using this method. A deposit of 20% is required to secure your booking payable online or over the telephone.  We get very booked, so advisable to book early to ensure your stay at Longthorns. The balance of your stay is due on arrival, at the time of booking, you receive log in details so should you wish to pay before you arrive you have the facility to do so.

On arrival

Please drive round to reception to check in and pay your balance, there is ample car parking space by reception, once checked we will show you to a suitable pitch according to your requirements. You may request certain pitches at the time of booking, we do our best to accommodate, but can never guarantee the request. Wheelchair user /mobility issues have priority on the accessibility pitches on the alpaca field.

 

Access to reception is a gravel car park on to a same level concrete entrance to reception. You can request an access code for the accessibility room, this is strictly limited use for appropriate reasons.

We have 5 fields which we can camp different groups, and families together, we try always pitch to the best of our ability, we request that you do not pitch within 5 meters of your neighbours for Health & Safety reasons.

 

Our fields are sandy loamy soil so very free draining. All the fields apart from the woodland have the middle to allow space for the children to play.  The woodland field has a back drop of trees, whilst the other fields back on to animal paddocks.  The woodland walks at Longthorns starts from both ends of the camp-site, it about a 20 stroll through the woods, please keep to the path and do not venture past any private signs as this land is strictly private.

 

Facilities

By the main camp-site entrance there is an information hut which has local maps, flyers of local attractions, vouchers from local restaurants and “borrow box” of toys and games. Lastly a lending library of books.

 

At reception you will find a small shop with all basic requirements with local food, off sales of local ales, basic toiletries, and alpaca goods.   This is open according to season, but times are listed on the door.

 

Longthorns Farm Ablution facilities

Please see facilities page  for a full description of toilets, showers, and accessibility room.

 

The Farm

Longthorns is a 47-acre farm, we make hay and haylage on our farm and surrounding area, we also run a herd of short horn cattle on the SSSi (Sites of Special Scientific Interest) which adjoins Longthorns.

Alpacas breeding is another part to the farm, we show, sell and with other Uk Alpaca breeders produce fleece which is turned into socks which you can purchase. About Us

 

Communication

Longthorns has a WI FI spot around reception and on the patio area, this is a free service. Mobile phone coverage is sketchy around the farm.  TV reception is stronger in the main camping field.

There are no bus routes that pass Longthorns, taxi’s run to Wool Train Station where you can catch a train or the bus. Taxi numbers available in reception or on our web site.  Directions

 

Longthorns Team

The farm is run by Sally and Mark, who moved here in 2007, both came from farming backgrounds., together with  part time staff  run Longthorns.

 

Together we all make a good team.

 

Telephone Office/Reception 01929-401539

Email     enquiries@longthornsfarm.co.uk

Website    www.longthornsfarm.co.uk

 

We hope this information helps with a pleasant stay at Longthorns, please do not hesitate if you need help in any way.

 

Contact Us

t: 01929401539    e: enquiries@longthornsfarm.co.uk

Longthorns Farm, Longthorns , Wareham, Dorset BH20 6HH

Longthorns Farm 2017 All Rights Reserved

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