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The Paddock

The Paddock

A small 18 pitch touring park for caravans and motorhomes in the beautiful Durham Dales Town of Wolsingham. All pitches with electric hook- up. Fresh and waste water point, chemical toilet disposal point and shower and toilet block on site. All facilities of Wolsingham within walking distance. Dogs and well behaved owners welcome. Many lovely walks from the site.

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The Paddock has 17 hard standing pitches and 1 grass and is located adjacent to our existing caravan and motorhome dealership. The Paddock is situated alongside the River Wear and and only 5 minutes walk from Wolsingham Market Place.

Facilities include fresh water point, waste water point, chemical toilet disposal, information board and security barrier. The newly converted shower and toilet block has a ladies and gents area, each with 2 washbasins, 2 showers and 2 toilets.

A short path leads steeply down to the river, this path is suitable for the more active person, who would like access to the river with their dogs in the warmer months. 2 minutes walk from the site is a public footpath which leads down to a lovely riverside walk.

5 Minutes walk from the Paddock is the Market Place, where we have the local butcher, baker's shop, pharmacy, gift shop, Spar and convenience store.

10 Minutes walk from the site we have the Bay Horse Hotel, where dogs are allowed in the bar and the Black Lion Public House which allows dogs. Seating is available in the warmer months outside Buon Appettito Italian restaurant for dog owners and the same with No.10 , the coffee shop in the Market Place.

Wolsingham Wayfarers have produced a series of leaflets for walks around Wolsingham and the surrounding area, available free of charge from our Reception.

Hamsterley Forest is 6 minutes drive , where there are miles and miles of walks for you and your dog.

The Paddock is suitable for stopovers, mid-week breaks, long weekends and longer holidays. Come and explore beautiful Weardale with your dog, a warm welcome assured.

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Listing Updated: 18/04/2019

Changes to businesses do occur. Please do double check this business is still dog friendly before you make a booking


Listing Address

Durham Road

Listing Details

No. Of Dogs Welcome


Charge For Dogs


Breed Restrictions


Dog Bins Available


Area For Walking Dogs


Electricticty At Pitch


Showers Available


Onsite Entertainment


Opening Times

March to October

Miscellaneous Notes

Short steep uneven path at riverside for dog walk . Level path adjacent to the site.

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Unit 4 Bramley Road
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