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Pomme de Chien Campsite

Pomme de Chien Campsite

Sark, Sark, Sark

01481 832316
01481 832316
Open (touring pitches):  
All year.

Ref: UK9870

Alan Rogers Review

‘The island where time stands still’ is an apt description of Sark, one of the smallest inhabited Channel Islands, some 45 minutes from Guernsey by boat. Situated five minutes from the shops and ten from the beach, the Pomme de Chien campsite is small with only 50 pitches, some of which are occupied by fully equipped tents for rent (May-September). The remainder are for campers with their own tents (no caravans, motorcaravans or trailer tents, of course). The pitches are large, on fairly level ground, but none have electricity hook-ups.

Although you cannot take your car to the island, the Condor service via Guernsey means you can get there in a little over three hours, either with your own small tent or you could hire one of the site’s own (equipment includes everything you’re likely to need except bedding and a torch). There is no airport, no cars or motorcycles and (apart from a tractor-drawn land train up Harbour Hill) the only transport is by bicycle (which must be hired on the island) or horse-drawn carriage. However, all you are likely to need for a tranquil holiday is provided, with several small shops, pubs, hotels, restaurants, a Tourist Office and even two banks!


Modern sanitary block with free hot showers (large, with bench and hook), toilets and washbasins. Dishwashing sinks are outside. Outside washing line. Dogs are not accepted. Torches are necessary. Baggage can be transferred from the harbour to the site by tractor trailer (on payment).

  • Bicycle Hire on Site
  • Bar
  • All Year
  • Seaside Beach Nearby
  • Shop
  • Takeaway Food



Take the tractor-drawn ‘train’ up Harbour Hill (you can walk but it is a ten minute hike). Once at the top take road leading off left, then second right, and follow the lane to the site entrance. Reception is at house with white gates.

At A Glance

Staying at this site

8 accommodations
0 pitches

  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bar
  • All Year
  • Beach
  • Shop
  • Takeaway Food
Inspected & Selected
2015, 2014, 2013, 2012

Reviewed by Alan Rogers


Guide Books

This campsite features in the following guides:

  • The best campsites in Britain & Ireland 2015
  • De beste campings in Groot-Brittannië en Ierland 2015

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