This access statement does not contain personal opinions as to our suitability for those with access needs, but aims to accurately describe the facilities and services that we offer to all our guests.
Access Statement for Camping, Caravan, or Holiday Parks Best Practice
Situated on the East coast of England, between the resorts of Mablethorpe and Skegness, EastviewCaravanPark, Chapel St Leonards is ideal for a short break or holiday near the coast.
The park was first opened in July 2006 and has been going from strength to strength ever since.
EastviewCaravanPark caters for seasonal and casual guests. We have 100 seasonal pitches, 42 pitches with electric hook up and 20 non electric tent pitches. The site is located on predominantly flat ground.
We cater for tourers, motor homes, trailer tents, tents, tepees and folding caravans and we are located just ten minutes walk from the beach and local amenities. The nearest convenience shops are also located further down Trunch lane.
We have wheelchair accessible toilets and washing facilities, which include a level entry shower and handrails. Both washrooms have under floor heating and hand drying facilities.
Pre – arrival
For full details and maps of how to reach us please see the directions section of our website. Alternatively, you can plan your journey by car or public transport using
www.transportdirect.info; simply enter your postcode and ours, which is PE24 5UA to get directions.
The nearest railway station is in Skegness Approx 6 miles away, an accessible taxi can be booked in advance, see contact information for details
The nearest bus stop is located directly outside the park. All buses on this route have wheelchair access. Buses arrive at the stop every ten minutes during peak season and every 30 minutes out of season, they take around 30 minutes to get to Skegness and approximately 5 minutes to get into the village, depending on traffic. Bus times can vary, for further details see the bus www.stagecoachbus.com/PdfUploads/Timetable_46380_Coastal%20Guide.pdf
There is a Local company that supplies equipment for hire of mobility scooters sees contact information for details.
The nearest Shop mobility is in Chapel village centre, there is also one located 1.9 miles away in Ingoldmells on Sea Lane, opposite the Ship inn pub. We can arrange for your hire to be delivered please let us know your requirements when booking. Alternatively, you can place an order directly, Tel. 01754874731 www.seacroftmobility.com/shops/ingoldmells
Please report to reception on arrival, car parking is available
A £10.00 refundable barrier pass can be collected on arrival at the main reception.
Once registered at reception guests can access the park via a barrier operated using an access code. For guests who have difficulty, there is an alternative button to press for assistance.
Parking is available for 5 cars. The parking area has a gravel surface with a paved walkway leading to the office. This area is well lit at night by safety lights.
We can show you to your pitch/caravan/lodge on request.
All touring pitches are grass based and have an electric and water hook up point.
Assistance with pitching is offered, subject to staff availability.
Parking on the grass beside your caravan or tent is permitted.
There are numerous water points, chemical toilet disposal points, dustbin areas and fire points on the park which are no further than 50 metres away from any pitch.
There are two washing up sinks outside/ near each toilet block. Two sets at the top toilet and shower facilities and one set inside the main toilet and shower block.
Pitches are allocated on booking and staff are happy to advise which pitches are suitable for your requirements.
Toilet & Washing Facilities
There are two toilet blocks with level access. One block is located close to the reception and the other toilet block is located halfway up the park on the top filed, all of which have paving around them.
Both blocks have individual disabled toilet and shower facilities with low level sink, hand rail and hand dryer.
Grounds and Garden
The park is large and spacious; 15 acre site, with low level flat grounds.
Hedgerows divide the park into small discrete areas.
There is a children’s play area which has a gate to entry and is located at the top of the centre row just after pitches 21 and 21A. The surface of the play area is grass surround with safety chippings integrated under play equipment.
We aim to install a small laundrette to cater for your needs.
We will be joining the AA and Visit England to gain accreditation for the site.
We aim to install Wifi around the park so you can access the internet at your leisure.
We are planning on building a new road surface at the top end of the site.
EastviewCaravanPark, Trunch Lane, Chapel st Leonards, Skegness, Lincolnshire, PE24 5UA
Telephone: 01754 875324
Grid Reference: TF563710
Hours of operation: The office is open all year round with the exception of two weeks over the Christmas period. The site is open for campers from the beginning of March until the end of October.
Local Carers: We Care
Local Equipment Hire: Seacroft mobility 01754 874731
Local Accessible Taxi: Andy’s Taxi – 01754 873333, Trev’s taxis – 01754 871855 please ask at reception for additional numbers.
Local Public Transport: Bus 0871 200 22 33 Train 08457 48 49 50