Sadly, Sparkhayes Campsite will have to close on 5 November 2020, in accordance with the Government's advice. It will be a shame to have to close our gate again, particularly with the weather about to improve (perhaps!).
We thank everyone who has stayed with us, or made enquiries this year, for their patience and understanding.
We hope all our customers and compatriots stay safe and happy and we hope to see you again soon.
Photos from September 2020, a brief but happy open period!
So far so good, here is our latest update about the coronavirus situation.
We are pleased to welcome campers with the following rules, which have been designed for our customer’s safety and confidence:
Please call us on 07721 045123 for more information or to book.
Update - 24 June 2020
We are pleased to announce a cautious re-opening from 4 July 2020 with the following rules, which have been designed for our customer’s safety and confidence:
For those curious to know how the railway has been progressing, here at the latest pictures! If you're wondering about the tent, this was an ingenious temporary engine shed, erm, engine tent. The engine has found a wagon and the line has been extended, happy days!
Sorry to say the 20th Porlock Duck Race was covid cancelled so the Quackers had the day off instead!
The little team here at Sparkhayes have keen interests in / knowledge of Porlock, Exmoor, steam railways, British pubs, sports and adventure, family activities, relaxing and making happy memories. Use us!