Touring Caravan Hire Ideas in Wiltshire

One of the advantages of our Caravan Hire Centre being based just outside Salisbury in Wiltshire is that there are a host of scenic and exciting places to visit within a short drive. Do you want to be near a beach, a national park forest, a historic city? The choice is yours.

For clients looking for touring caravan hire in Wiltshire who are either based here or looking to visit we have pleasure in noting below some travel distances from ourselves for your journey planning.

Tilshead Caravans are based between Stockbridge and Salisbury on the Hampshire & Wiltshire border and the map at the bottom of this page demonstrates our exact location for you.


Major tourist attractions in Wiltshire 

If you would like some ideas of what to visit in Wiltshire, this brief list might get you started:

Stonehenge - A renowned World Heritage Site

Avebury - A World Heritage Site with the largest stone circle in the world

Salisbury Cathedral & Cathedral Close - See Britain's tallest spire on this magnificent cathedral

Old Sarum - where the first cathedral of Salisbury was built

Museum of Army Flying

Kennet & Avon Canal - including Caen Hill Locks near Devizes - an inspiring flight of 29 locks

Lacock and Bowood House

Longleat House & Longleat Safari Park

The White Horses - dating back 250 years across the county

Swindon Designer Outlet - quality shopping

Why not visit for more ideas?


Campsite Ideas

There are a host of campsites to choose from, but here are a few ideas:

Salisbury Caravan & Motorhome Club Site - quiet and rural

Salisbury Camping & Caravanning Club Site - great access to Salisbury

Devizes Camping & Caravanning Club Site - by the side of the Kennet & Avon Canal

Fair View Farm, Stockbridge - small Certificated Location

Postern Hill, Marlborough - Camping in the Forest


Journey Times from major Wiltshire locations:

From central Swindon - 38 miles & 70 minutes by car

From central Marlborough - 25 miles & 45 minutes by car

From central Salisbury - 9 miles & 15 minutes by car

From central Westbury - 35 miles & 55 minutes by car

From central Warminster - 30 miles & 45 minutes by car

From central Devizes - 31 miles & 60 minutes by car

From central Bradford on Avon - 40 miles & 75 minutes by car

Please note these distances and travel times are only for guidance and should not be relied upon


Journey times by rail from major Wiltshire train stations

Our two local train stations are the mainline Salisbury Station and the smaller Grateley station. We can offer caravan hire clients free transfers from either station if arranged in advance. For instance if you wished to stay at our local Caravan & Motorhome Club site at Lopcombe Corner (1 mile from our Hire Centre) after we had delivered and set up your hire caravan at the site.

Swindon to Salisbury - change at Bath - from 1 hour 37 minutes

Bath to Salisbury - direct - from 57 minutes

Warminster to Salisbury - direct - from 23 minutes

Westbury to Salisbury - direct - from 31 minutes

Please note rail services may vary and travel times are only for guidance and should not be relied upon


Where Tilshead Caravans is located