Treasure Chest ~ May 8th

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Welcome To the 2014 Camping Season!

Welcome back to another great summer season of camping at Marco Polo Land! We hope you have a great stay and if there is anything we can do to make your camping experience more enjoyable, please don’t hesitate to let any of our staff know.
We receive a lot of calls this time of year especially surrounding the allowable date of moving trailers and/or decks etc. Our intention again this year is to address the masses is via our weekly newsletter. If you have any specific questions please don’t hesitate to call.
We want to make this newsletter as useful as possible for you our campers and welcome any suggestions you may have


Special Services, Theme Weeks & Activities
We are once again very pleased to have wonderful partners who are willing to provide services at your personal campsites ($$).

Manicure/ Pedicure’s ~ Rossy will come to your site to book a manicure, pedicure or both. Happy hour with the girls on the deck & pampering? Give Rossy a call @ 213-2537 to book your private appointment today!

Full Body Spray Tans ~ Sandra offers full spray body tans for both male & females and can come to your site if you wish. call or text @218-0847 and she is also offering a discount to MarcoPolo campers!

Linda’s Costume Rentals ~
Theme Weeks ~ We feel this is an important aspect of our recreation program and will be sending out more details as we get into the ‘season’.

Activities ~ We are big supporters of our local community and will continue to hold church events, bake sales, agriculture exhibits, fundraising events etc. at the campground; again newsletters will be the best place to find out more details.
A small seasonal planning group has also been put together to organize events, games, dances and much more. Nadine Culleton is the contact and she can be reached at please feel free to send comments & suggestions to her as we want to make it fun for you!

Exciting News!
We are very pleased to announce that over the winter we have purchased ‘Captain Kidds’which is the dairy bar that is just up past the main intersection turning right. Our son Roy will be operating the business with our support and we are looking forward to this new family venture as well as the compliment it will add to MarcoPolo.

The hours of operation will be extended as well as the menu selection; we ask for your support and of course welcome your feedback.

Watch the newsletter for more information.

Please be advised to you are not allowed to rent your personal trailers at the campground unless you are licensed/ inspected by the Quality Tourism Board.
We have four companies on site who provide regulated rentals.

Ellis Trailer Rentals
902-432-2040 (formerly Cindy’s Rentals)

S’More Fun Trailer Rentals
902-367-9063 (formerly Wenda-Lin Rentals)

Wyand Trailer Rentals

Faye’s Family Trailer Rentals

Important Dates To Remember

Set Up Weekend ~ Due to the extremely wet conditions we are not able at this time to provide a date for setting up trailers prior to our opening day. As conditions improve we will advise via our website and/or newsletter. Thanks for your understanding.

May 26th ~ Welcome to the 2014 Season (1st night we are ‘officially ‘open)

Current Office Hours (Monday to Friday)
Dianne is in the home office from 8am – 2pm (963-2352)

Summer Office Hours
May 26th – June 19th ~9am – 9pm June 20th ~ 8am – 10pm

Ships Store
Major renovation taking place and date of official opening is TBA
Opening – June 19th ~ 10am – 7pm June 20th ~ 8am – 11pm

Hunter River United Church Supper
June 14th (4 -8pm), tickets available at store.

Annual Pot-Luck
June 21st ~ (Saturday)~ 5pm – Everyone Welcome (bring your friends too if you like)

Dairy Bar & Take Out
Opens June 16th – 20th ~ 4pm – 9pm June 21st – Sept 1st ~11am – 10pm

Captain Kidd’s Dairy Bar
Opens June 12th – Late October ~ 11am – 10pm

Breakfast Buffets
Opens June 17th ~ Father’s Day (Dad’s Eat Free)
Weekly till Sept 7th ~ 8am – 12 noon

We are very pleased to have Dianne back with us again and she has asked us to extend her heartfelt thanks to each and everyone one of you who sent flowers, food to her home, phone calls/emails, and prayers during her illness & recovery. Dianne is looking forward to seeing everyone again soon and wishes everyone a wonderful summer at MarcoPolo!

How To Reach Us
Security: 963-2352 x 4 Ships Store: 963-2352 x 3
Office: 963-2352 Dairy Bar: 963-2352 x 1
Toll-Free 1-800-665-2352
Campground Email Address:
Mailing Address: RR#1 Hunter River, PE C0A 1N0
Physical Address: 7406 Rte. 13, Cavendish PE