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YMCA Fairthorne Manor Campsite

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Lovely family campsite

Lovely traditional camping site - pitch where you like and well-maintained toilet block with hot... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Laura M
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom

3 mums and 3 little boys (one 5 year old and two 3 year olds) there for the family campout weekend... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
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Our campsite at Fairthorne Manor, near Southampton and within easy reach of the River Hamble, offers family friendly stays in a lovely setting with the opportunity to try activities with a difference
Fairthorne Manor Botley Road | Curdridge, Southampton SO30 2GH, England
+44 1489 785228
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Lovely traditional camping site - pitch where you like and well-maintained toilet block with hot showers. Very laid back site with plenty of space. Reasonably priced. Would recommend and return.

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

3 mums and 3 little boys (one 5 year old and two 3 year olds) there for the family campout weekend 8/9 September 2018. I cannot express how amazing this actually was. The activities were fantastic and they catered for our little boys perfectly, giving...More

1  Thank Bugbabe76
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Our second year sending our son on the daycamps and they truly are amazing. This year he had broken his arm before he came and they still found a way to make his week an experience to remember. A big big thank you and we...More

1  Thank jwchild
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Three weeks ago, we had our first visit to Fairthorne for a weekend campaigning visit. The weather was amazing, but the site was even better, definitely the best campsite we have stayed out, no marked out pitches, so you do not feel like a battery...More

2  Thank FrancisO264
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Great idea, but very poorly organised - not bought staff or activities for the number of visutors. We managed the zip wire activity after 1.5 hours of queueing. Queue for BBQ wasn't moving so left to get a pub lunch. Luckily I managed to sell...More

Thank Nigel G
YMCAFP, Manager at YMCA Fairthorne Manor Campsite, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback following our event, we really appreciate all the comments whether negative or positive. Your comments have been added to our planning process to help manage events in the future to minimise queues and ensure...More

Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Superb campsite with great faculties. Very family orientated for families with young children. No drunken yobs at all. The staff at the YMCA were superb with the activity teaching including paddle boarding and climbing. Alex Mike Joe and the Mexican Guy (sorry I forgot his...More

Thank Leila1210
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Where to start! I was best man to my friends wedding two weeks ago. It was one of the first held here and they did not disappoint. Joe the site manager could not of been more helpful. Going above and beyond to ensure EVERYONE was...More

1  Thank SimonT1972
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Staff were lovely and welcoming, went above and beyond helping me load my bbq into my van!! The campsite and activities very well organised - girls loved all the friendly staff - we climbed, abseiled, zip wired and went canoeing- wouldn’t hesitate to recommend!

Thank Clarissa C
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic family May bank holiday weekend camping. I booked by phone, where Joe, the site manager, was really helpful and informative. On arrival Joe was prepared for us with an information pack all ready. We were left to choose our own pitch...More

Thank Jon7225
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Have been to a number of campsites over the last three years and would put this near the top. A really great site with loads to do for the children. There are tyre swings, trees to climb, dens and streams. Located near Southampton and loads...More

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