Access Statement - By Highfields Country Holiday Fishing Retreat

Accessibility Guide

  • Highfields has 2 Lodges and 4 Static Caravans available for hire. The Lodge are 6 berth and the Caravans 4 berth, and are all on ground floor level. Parking is provided alongside each Lodge for 2 cars, and each Caravan for 1 car. The Park View Lodge has a 1.2 metre ramp for wheelchair access, and the other units are access by three tread steps and handrail.
  • There are 3 steps or a 1.2 metre wide ramp leading from the main Car Park to Reception area. Our staff will be happy to provide assistance if required. The Reception is open from 9am-5pm, Monday –Saturday and for emergencies the telephone is answered until 9pm every evening.
  • The Park Managers and Park Wardens all live on the park and provide 24-hour cover in the event of an emergency. Instructions of where to find them are displayed at Reception.
  • There is good access to all lakes with many wide flat pegs from which to fish.
  • On one end of two of our lakes (nearest to the cabins) there is a descending pathway to the waters edge. Access to the other end of these lakes is from level ground.
  • Highfields utilises a road barrier and a one-way traffic system. In the interest of customer safety there is a 10mph speed limit on the park’s roads.
  • Dogs (including Assistance Dogs) are most welcome at Highfields and there is plenty of land upon which to exercise them. Dogs (maximum of 2) are allowed in our Woodside lodge.
  • The park has good coverage for most mobile phone networks, especially EE.