we have an electric charging point by the Booking Office, simply follow the instructions detailed by the charger for payment.
For Caravan and Camping pitches you are invited to check in from 2pm
Accommodation & Glamping pods you can check in from 3pm.
If you are using a caravan or camping pitch, you are asked to check out by 11am on your departure date.
For accommodation & Glamping pods your check out is at 10am. On your departure date.
The deposit amount is 25% of the booking. The full balance is payable six weeks before your arrival date. Please note deposits are non-refundable.
Yes, pets are allowed at Whitemead in caravans and certain types of accommodation. There is an additional charge and notification of their attendance must be made at time of booking.
For camping, dogs are permitted to a maximum of two per pitch. There is no extra charge for the first dog, however a daily charge for the second applies.
We do have pet free accommodation the following are pet free
- First floor apartments
- Selected number of ground floor apartments
- Deluxe / Deluxe plus log cabins.
We advise you check when booking.
Yes, cots and high chairs are available and are charged at £3 per night, simply request them when making your booking.
Please note we do not provide linen for cots.
Everyone asks if they'll get a decent signal at Whitemead, we have to admit it can be a bit patchy, and not all network providers work, the best signal on the park at the moment is EE, as we say, it can come & go!
We do have pay phones on-site.
Yes, a few of the premier apartments are suitable but not all of our apartments, therefore early booking is advised.
Whitemead has an impressive range of facilities including
- Heated indoor swimming pool, with separate area for children.
- A sauna, steam room and two hot tubs.
- A fully equipped gymnasium.
- Brand new for 2021, outdoor Terrace area.
- Two outdoor play areas.
- An off-peak activity programme and school holidays programmes.
- During school holidays a full entertainment programme.
Bike hire is available at Wye-Bikes – E-Bike And Kids Bike Hire in Wye Valley, near Gloucestershire - Delivery is available to your accommodation or pitch!
Bike hire is also available at Dean Forest Cycles which is located within the village.
The forest has a family cycle trail which leads right past the gates of Whitemead Forest Park and is about 17 miles long. People staying at the park can store their bikes on the balconies of the Log Cabins and The Bungalow. Bike hooks have been fitted to the Apartments so bikes can be locked securely.
We would advise all guests to take extra precautions when securing your bikes whilst onsite and in the local area and recommend the use of a five star D-lock when securing your bike. We would also recommend all bikes are registered on the national cycle database.
Yes our on-site shop/off licence is open daily 8am - 8pm and can cater for all your requirements from basic groceries and newspapers, caravan and camping accessories and pet food to souvenirs and children’s toys.
You can also pre-order grocery/housekeeping hampers to be delivered to your accommodation before you arrive, for more information on hampers check out our hampers page
Wireless internet is available, Please follow the instructions below...
1. Go on to settings on your device
2. Wi-Fi > then select 'Whitemead Guest'
3. It will bring up a browser box, please click "Connect to Wi-Fi"
Whitemead is open to non-residents and locals, this includes the use of our eating & drinking facilities and our activity programme.
Whitemead Forest Park is part of Boundless Breaks, a unique selection of UK holiday destinations owned by Boundless.
This means that, if you’re a member of Boundless, you can get up to 20% off Whitemead Forest Park bookings all year round, including at Whitemead’s Escape Leisure Club.
To save up to 20%, and get discounts on over 50 well-known brands – including Eurocamp, Holiday Extras, Brittany Ferries and several theme parks – add Boundless membership to your booking online or visit boundless.co.uk to join and find out more.
Membership costs just £40 a year and, as long as you have an affiliation to the Civil Service, Public Sector, you can enjoy all the fantastic benefits of being a member.
Boundless Member Discount can only be used on 2 bookings per Boundless membership number, per arrival date.