Felton Common nature reserve
The Longden Family.
Who & where we are
We "The Longden Family", Steve, Hayley, Fin & Travis opened up our field for camping in 2014.
We are certified by the Camping & Caravanning club as one of their approved locations.
We consider ourselves to be a basic small & friendly campsite with 5 electric hookup's , chemical disposal, water , eco composting toilets, a flushing toilet and 2 showers.
Mendip View is in the countryside, hidden away up a secret track, We are positioned at the edge of Felton Common, a local nature reserve of 100 acres. A great place for walking the dog, excersice or letting the kids run wild!
We are rougly 9 miles from the centre of Bristol and within a mile or so from Bristol Airport ,which has useful bus links to the centre of town and is within walking distance of our campsite . This also makes us an alternative cheaper option for stopover accomodationton when flying .
Things to do
Its the perfect retreat for animal lovers, bird watchers, or even plane spotting! with glorious views over the Somerset Mendip Hills. The lovely Chew Valley and Blagdon Lake are both within a 15 minute drive (or 30 minute bike ride) . The Surrounding area is great for cycling, we are told that we are a handy stop over point if exploring the Avon Cycleway route. Its also Perfect for horse riding, there is a pony club within 3 miles.
Local places to eat
There are 3 good pubs within walking distance from the campiste.
The George and Dragon pub & tearooms can be accessed by a short 10 minute walk over Felton Common. The Prince Of Waterloo in Winford also serves good food and is within a mile of the campsite. The Crown Pub in Regil is a lovely 15 minute country walk which again serves good food . Our nearest Chinese takeaway is 2.5 miles away. If your looking for a taste of the best, The Michelin Starred Pony & Trap Chew Magna is only 5.6 miles away too which is just round the corner to Salt & Malt at Chew Valley Lake one of our favourites for takeaway fish & chips . As well as The lazy Lobster fish restaurant in Chew Magna.