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White Horse Gypsy Caravans

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Whimsical and nostalgic experience

This was a very special few days- everything I had hoped for. The caravans are gorgeous... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2018
Anna F
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John and Frances Life in the slow lane

No mobiles no tv's what a wonderful experience just beautiful Wiltshire a horse a caravan and... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
John H
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Alton Priors, Marlborough SN8 4JX, England
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 26 August 2013

Just spent 3 days with Polly and her beautiful Gypsy Cobs, Black Jack who pulled our caravan and Paddy who followed behind. We roamed around the lovely quite roads of Wiltshire, and stopped at some superb pubs for food. Polly could not have made us...More

8  Thank Louise54321
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Reviewed 9 October 2014

Very disappointed. The interior was dirty and had not been cleaned for some time. We expected to 'rough it' and arrived well-prepared. We thought 'roughing it' would be OUTSIDE the vardo not INSIDE! This holiday had meaning for us as a family and the disappointment...More

11  Thank Johann A A
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Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

This was a very special few days- everything I had hoped for. The caravans are gorgeous; colourful quaint and surprisingly well equipped. Clean and comfortable. If you are used to camping, you won’t struggle living in the small space but pack lightly to make most...More

1  Thank Anna F
Reviewed 24 June 2018

No mobiles no tv's what a wonderful experience just beautiful Wiltshire a horse a caravan and wonderful staff , and Sally the craziest and funniest lady I've met in a long time,I will never forget this trip just relaxing and enjoying mother nature at its...More

1  Thank John H
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

We have just returned from a marvellous trip with Ned the horse, and the wonderful Jenny, our groom. This trip was prompted by our youngest daughter’s wish to experience a caravan holiday “like the famous five,” and was just exactly what she had hoped for....More

2  Thank SMParnell
Reviewed 12 June 2018

A weekend back in time, it has truly been. To leave the 21st century and going back to a simple way of life, as it  was for the lives of Gypsy Travellers. When meeting Polly on our first day, she was most welcoming and accommodating,...More

1  Thank Jencat01
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

We’ve just returned from our visit, which was a surprise birthday treat for our horse-mad 8 year old daughter! We thought it would be something different and memorable...it was all we’d hoped for and much, much more! Planning and booking with Polly was a breeze,...More

1  Thank angelwos
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I spent a fantastic weekend celebrating my birthday in a wonderful horse drawn gypsy caravan. This is the second time we have had the delight of this amazing experience and it won't be the last. Polly the owner is a friendly and...More

1  Thank ThomasYelf
Reviewed 1 April 2018

i must i admit not being a horsey person i was a bit unsure about this trip with my husband and daughter but i really enjoyed everything about it even the rain didnt matter.Polly is a lovely welcoming person who made the holiday flow so...More

2  Thank 957charlie38
Reviewed 7 September 2017

From the moment we arrived and were shown to our gorgeous wagon in Polly's garden to the fond farewells at the end of the weekend we felt we were being treated to a unique exciting bespoke experience. We fell in love with Bob our horse...More

1  Thank jtac2017
Reviewed 27 August 2017

This was an amazing experience, truly magical and would so recommend it. We booked it as a surprise trip for our Horse Mad daughter for her 10th Birthday and she adored it. We spent the first night in the caravan in Polly's beautiful garden and...More

1  Thank katya40
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

This was our first time in a gypsy caravan and we had an amazing time from start to finish. Polly is an absolute delight, so welcoming and can't do enough for you. We combined two trips into a week and came home so relaxed. Our...More

1  Thank linzi220
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Yvonne B
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Response from Margaret H | Reviewed this property |
there is a electric (battery charged) in caravan which is good enough. on the night out on the road although you are in a field its right behind a pub. no you cant take caravan where you want to just a set route