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Hidden Valley Caravan & Camping Park

Hidden Valley Caravan & Camping Park

Ireland, Heart, Co. Wicklow, Rathdrum

Tel:
086 727 2872
Open:  
Mid March - 31 October

Ref: IR9155

Alan Rogers Review

This pleasant, level park occupies over seven hectares on both banks of the pretty Avonmore River near the small town of Rathdrum. It has 110 pitches arranged around a boating pond. The pitches are mostly concrete hardstandings with a few on grass. All have 16 amp Europlugs and close access to a water tap and waste drainage. Across a fine footbridge is a large, flat area for tents – most of them used by families at holiday time. This site boasts one of the finest adventure play areas in Ireland. Recent additions are archery, digital paintballing and crazy golf. The site is a member of the Caravan and Motorhome Club Affiliated Site Scheme but visitors who are not members of the club are also very welcome.

There are rowing boats and canoes for hire on the park’s shallow lake, gentle water flumes, chutes and an impressive array of play equipment. Rathdrum’s reputation for picturesque houses, pubs and restaurants makes it a popular location for film shoots. Nearby are the Wicklow Mountains, Powerscourt House, Glendalough, the Meeting of the Waters and the Vale of Avoca. The Georgian city of Dublin is about 50 kilometres by road or rail (station in Rathdrum).

Facilities

Well equipped and very modern toilet block finished in local slate. Facilities for visitors with disabilities and children. Motorhome services. Laundry. Hobs for cooking. Small shop. Gas sales. Bar. Restaurant and takeaway (all April-Sept). Fishing in the river may be arranged. Impressive play park. Canoes and boats for hire on lake. Bicycle hire. Log cabins to rent. Pets allowed. Dog walk. Dogs must be kept on a lead. Wi-Fi. No Late-night arrivals area. BBQs allowed. Tv reception good. Bus stop 500 metres. Tents allowed. Train station adjacent. 

  • Accommodation to Rent
  • Bicycle Hire on Site
  • Bar Nearby
  • Bar on Site
  • Lake/River Beach Onsite
  • Fishing on Site
  • Golf Nearby
  • Golf on Site
  • Childrens Play Area
  • Riding Nearby
  • Kids
  • Sailing Nearby
  • Facilities for disabled visitors
  • Nature
  • Lake/River Swim
  • Walking
  • Outdoor
  • Pets allowed
  • Restaurant
  • Shop
  • Takeaway Food
  • Wifi Free
  • Wifi Partial Site

Location

Directions

Leave M11 at exit signed Rathnew. From this village follow signs for Rathdrum (approximately15 minutes). Over the bridge approaching Rathdrum turn right immediately at large new apartment building. Take care over speed humps for 100 metres. Park gate is on the right.

Location Coordinates

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    52.938693 -6.22898
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