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Banham Zoo - Applewood Caravan & Camping Park Banham, Norfolk, East England, NR16 2HE (Location map)
12th February to 1st November
Applewood Caravan and Camping park is situated in South Norfolk and adjacent to Banham Zoo one of the most exciting wildlife attractions in the country. Set in beautiful parkland, Applewood is ideally situated to explore the Norfolk and Suffolk countryside.
On park facilities include a Park Reception, modern high standard toilets and showers, laundry and washing-up block, spacious pitches, electrical hook-ups and exclusive disabled hook-up points, modern high standard shower and toilet facilities. Dogs are welcome but not in the zoo, our holiday homes or camping pods.
Just a short walk from the park, you will find the local pub, butchers, hairdressers and a licensed shop where you can buy day to day essentials including fresh baked bread and cakes as well as a good range of groceries and provisions. The local village has a Post Office and Church and is in walking distance of the park. Every Sunday we have one of the largest car boots in the area starting at 6am with hundreds of stalls and thousands of bargains.
· Exclusive disabled hook-up points, shower and toilet facilities
· - Special benefits and concessionary rates for clubs (full details on request)
· - Preferential admission rates to Banham Zoo
· - Site Club Membership
Applewood Caravan Park is adjacent to Banham Zoo.
Come eye to eye with some of nature’s magnificent predators at one of the most exciting wildlife attractions in the country.
The Zoo's wildlife spectacular will take you on a journey around the globe to experience at close quarters some of the worlds most exotic, rare and endangered animals. Set amongst 35 acres of beautiful Breckland countryside and landscaped gardens, you will discover over 2,000 animals ranging from big cats to birds of prey and siamangs to Shire horses.
Throughout the day there are plenty of feeding talks, displays, animal encounter sessions and presentations, soft play, Tarzan Towers adventure play area and much, much more.
We love Applewood Campsite. We visit atleast twice a year. It is excellent for the children, wide open space, a pub, takeaway and a shop within 5mins walking and of course Banham Zoo its the only time we truely relax can't wait for our next visit, thank you Applewood.
(1 out of 1 people found this review helpful)
: August in 2011
A truly fab site, really relaxed, the kids can safely ride their bikes, playing in the park etc. while the parents relax. Always very clean with helpful friendly staff. We went last year that the kids want to go this year and have booked again and dont know why anyone would want to go anywhere else. The best part was paying a extra £2 on top of the entry price for the zoo and could go in everyday anytime for the whole stay of our holiday, which the kids loved as they could collect the different medals to show their friends. Has a shop at the enterance that has all the essentials for everyday, and a fanastic fish and chip shop too
: August in 2010
we came to applewood for our freinds birthday as a treat and she enjoyed
herself immensly, we have been three times before and we were impressed by the cleanliness of both the site and the facilitys plus the arrangments with the zoo my grandson did like that, we will be back.
ray and family
: July in 2009
Went here as part of a Caravan Club Rally.
Excellent well maintained site with plenty of room around all pitches.
Two shower blocks one a bit dated but ok, the newer one had no seats to use after showering.
Banham Zoo next door with special rates for user of the site.
Applewood Caravan & Camping Park, Banham, Norfolk
This reviewer is a family with children, a tourer/motorhomer
The facilities were excellent and the staff were very friendly. Access to Banham Zoo was an added bonus and its right next door so you don't have to drive there.
Robert Theobald2 Sep 2013