COVID 19 Statement

UPDATE: RE-OPENING ON JUNE 29th

Due to the latest Irish Government announcements, we now have a path to reopening on June 29th and we are excited to welcome you back to Blarney Caravan & Camping Park.

We have put in place preparatory measures and guidance to assist our guests mitigate the potential risks posed to public health and our business by the Coronavirus (Covid-19) and all the employees at Blarney Caravan and Camping Park have now completed Fáilte Ireland’s Infection Prevention Control for Tourism Businesses course.

We are continuing to update our guidelines and procedures in line with HSE recommendations, to ensure we keep our guests and team safe when we reopen and afford you the peace of mind that will allow you to relax and enjoy a wonderful experience while staying with us.

Important Travel Advice Update

Travelling to Ireland from abroad. https://www.dfa.ie/travel/travel-advice/coronavirus/

The Irish Authorities require anyone coming into Ireland, apart from Northern Ireland and individuals arriving in Ireland to restrict their movements for 14 days, and this includes citizens and residents returning to Ireland. Restricting your movements means staying indoors in one location and avoiding contact with other people and social situations as much as possible. To ensure that this is being observed all passengers arriving to Ireland from overseas are obliged to complete a mandatory Public Health Passenger Locator Form and to submit it to the relevant authority at their port of entry. Covid-19 Passenger Locator Form

If travelling from abroad you must have complied with the 14-day restriction in advance of arrival to Blarney Caravan & Camping Park.

 

COVID-19 Measures:

Simple measures have been put in place to help prevent spread of COVID-19 and ensure we keep our guests and team safe:

We ask that all guests please pre-book your stay with us and pay in advance here to expedite the check in process.

Perspex screens have been installed at Reception desk.

The use of credit/debit cards and contactless payments is encouraged to reduce the handling of cash. Card machines are to be disinfected between use.

Booking from our website are now available for Caravans and Motorhomes pitches. Unfortunately, we will not be able to take any further tent bookings due to restrictions.

We encourage guests to telephone our Reception Team with any queries during their stay

The Reception Desk area is disinfected hourly.

As we will be operating physical distancing in our reception area, on arrival one representative from each couple or family should go to check in while the others adhere to physical distancing measures. Further information on security, access and Covid 19 measures will issue at check in.

We promote regular hand-washing by displaying posters in customer and employee WCs encouraging good handwashing practice with soap and water.

We have prominently displayed alcohol-based hand sanitisers in various areas such as entry points to Reception, Toilet/Shower block, Campers Kitchen, Laundry room, Waste disposal area. We refill these dispensers regularly.

We promote good respiratory hygiene by displaying posters in WCs encouraging good respiratory hygiene.

On-site toilet and shower blocks will be available for use but due to the strict protocols around cleaning and in order to maintain physical distancing some restrictions will apply. Customers should be aware that delays may occur at busy times (morning and evening). For these reasons, caravan and motor home users are asked where possible to use their on board sanitary facilities.

Please be advised that our on-site shop, TV room and playground will not be available but this will be reviewed as our operation gets up and running. Other facilities such as laundry and camper’s kitchen will be open for use, but with the necessary social distancing restrictions in place.

Our motorhome service point will be open – please follow hand washing guidance; we’d ask campers to also bring with them their own supplies of soap and hand sanitiser.

We carry out regular cleaning of public areas, to an excellent standard using disinfectant.

Guests will not be able to have any day visitors to their pitches – this will help us limit the number of people on sites.

DO NOT travel to Blarney Caravan & Camping Park if you have any Covid-19 symptoms, or if you have been around someone with Covid-19 symptoms.

The availability of Facilities/Activities can change without notice, so please keep an eye on our website for updates.

All guests must adhere to all social distancing measures and all guidelines/restrictions set out by the government at all times while on the Park. Parents/guardians must stay with their children at all times to ensure they also adhere to all these measures at all times.

 

We are really looking forward to welcoming our guests, team members, and friends back to our Park.