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Burnham-on-Sea Holiday Park

A Rural & Tranquil Holiday Park Near The Somerset Coast

Burnham-on-Sea Holiday Park

Burnham-on-Sea Holiday Park. A relaxing holiday experience for all the family, a short stroll away from the coast.
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Haven’s holiday park at Burnham-on-Sea welcomes both tourers & holidaymakers wanting to book a static caravan holiday or tent, including safari tents for glamping. It’s a rural & tranquil holiday park close to the Somerset coast, that enjoys direct access to the local beach.

Amenities here include both indoor and outdoor swimming pools, tennis courts, a fishing lake, the usual play area amenities, plenty of other outdoor activities and an entertainment centre with bar and restaurant facilities.

Burnham-on-Sea Holiday Park has a refurbished lounge and terrace bar, a choice of 3 food and drink settings and daytime and evening entertainment programmes

With almost 1400 reviews on TripAdvisor giving it a ranking of 4 out of 5, Burnham-on-Sea Holiday Park is held in high regard by most previous visitors.

Popular locations to consider visiting for a day trip include Exmoor, a beautiful moorland National Park, Cheddar Gorge and caves, Wookey Hole and it’s caves, and Burnham’s neighbouring seaside resort, Weston-super-Mare.

Lovers of glamping holidays might like to know that safari tents are amongst the accommodation options at Burnham-on-Sea Holiday Park.

For tourers, there are 68 pitches – including Basic, Electric and Euro electric pitches – and a Heated shower block. Please note that this holiday park does not allow dogs.

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Glamping In Wales

A Few Of The Best Options For Glamping In Wales

We’ve teamed up with CoolStays to highlight a select number of their best options for Glamping In Wales. CoolStays have a growing portfolio of over 1100 hand-picked, extraordinary places to stay, including gypsy caravans, shepherds huts, tipis, yurts, tents and cabins; luxury tree houses and cave houses; cool conversions such as planes, trains, boats, buses, churches, windmills, lighthouses and deluxe beach huts. Here are a select few to seriously consider.

Oaklands Glamping

Glamping In Wales

Oaklands Glamping, luxury glamping in chic safari tents just waiting to be discovered in the stunning wilds of Mid-Wales, near Welshpool ▸ Click Here For More Details

Oaklands Glamping has two safari lodges called Bluebell and Foxglove and a treehouse called Heartwood. This is a simple chic luxury experience with plenty of facilities including a hot stove, roll-top baths and a farmhouse kitchen. A hot tub will add to the feeling of luxuriously unwinding here under the stars.

Surrounded by magnificent scenery in the Welsh countryside, there is plenty to explore, including nearby Welshpool and Powys Castle, originally a classic medieval castle dating back to the thirteenth century which received a few modifications during the Stuart and other eras. A trip on the narrow-gauge Welshpool and Llanfair light railway, taking you through some of the most beautiful scenery in Wales, is especially recommended.

Please note that this is an adults only glamping site, particularly suitable for couples and other small groups, but not for hen or stag partying.

Red Kite Conkers

Glamping In Wales

Red Kite Conkers, near Newbridge-On-Way, must rank among the more unusual places you could choose to stay.
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Red Kite Conkers, near Newbridge-On-Way, must rank among the more unusual places you could choose to stay. Don’t be deceived by their quirky appearance. bright white hexagons forming the inner shell of a modular monocoque structure together with porthole shaped windows allow for plenty of light inside. The fabulously bright and airy interior certainly has a dash of the sci-fi about it.

Outside you will find a terraced area, complete with a firepit, so that you can relax and take in the spectacular views next to a crackling fire. The terrace also has an outside kitchen, a private shower and a toilet to keep things all very civilised – though not totally conventional. Each of the conkers is suitable for two people.

Red Kite Conkers is a totally off-grid escape where you can spend days out walking, then return to sit next to the fire watching the ever-changing landscape. Located in the heart of a private conservation estate you are guaranteed to see considerable wildlife as well as some spectacular walks directly from the door. Do note you are at least ten minutes away from the nearest mobile phone signal.

Trawscwm Treehouse

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Trawscwm Treehouse near Llandrindod Wells in Powys. The terrace includes a hot tub and a bridge to a separate seating area. Click Here For More Information

Trawscwm Treehouse near Llandrindod Wells in Powys is a treehouse built on stilts at a Site Of Specific Scientific Interest in Mid Wales. Leading features of Trawscwm Treehouse include a terrace with a hot tub and a bridge to a separate seating area. Inside you will find an open plan kitchen, a bedroom, and living space. The property is suitable for two adults and up to two children, though the owners do not allow children under 6 years old due to the height of the mezzanine floor.

When arriving you will be greeted by a beautiful balcony and the terrace on stilts. The large wooden deck surrounding the treehouse, which wraps around the trunk of the tree, offers a chance to lounge in the sun or take a dip in the hot tub.

There’s a fully equipped, modern kitchen with breakfast bar, lounge space and French doors stepping out onto the terrace. Tucked away in the corner is the bedroom area with a king sized bed. A ladder, which slots out of the way when required, is brought down to reveal the mezzanine level and further single beds suitable for 2 children.

The bathroom has a stylish copper and tiled design. There’s a shower cubicle, bath, and toilet, while suspended between the stilts underneath the treehouse is a hammock where guests can while away the time with a book, while a small bridge across the stream leads to chiminea with further seating – perfect for an evening drink while watching the sunset.

This is but a very small sample of glamping and other distinctive accommodation choices available through CoolStays. who have over a hundred other great options for you to choose from, just in Wales alone, and over a thousand more worldwide for you to choose from. Why not take a browse through them and perhaps join their mailing list for regularly updated offers (please note we might receive a small commission payment if you do that – direct from CoolStays and absolutely not added to any booking costs)


Camping In Luxembourg

Birkelt Campsite

Camping In Luxembourg

Birkelt Campsite is a great location from which to visit nearby Luxembourg City

Birkelt Campsite has a domed, all-weather swimming pool with a retractable roof that opens when the sun arrives. Although it’s a municipal pool, you can use it free of charge.

The campsite is located in an area with lovely meadows, woodlands and peaceful rivers. You’ll also find a range of nearby hiking & mountain bike trails to enjoy.

There are also two traditional European clay tennis courts, two table tennis tables, four badminton courts, a volleyball net, a boules pitch, two trampolining nets and an area for other sports.

The long list of impressive facilities at Campsite Birkelt also includes free Wi-Fi, horse riding, a kids’ disco, a play area, and an excellent bar, restaurant and take-away.

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West Wood Yurts

Family Glamping On A Country Estate Near Newcastle

Newcastle Yurts

Admire the views across the Derwent Valley to the Cheviot Hills when staying at West Wood Yurts on the Gibside Estate, owned by the National Trust, near Newcastle. This estate has over 15 miles of footpaths to explore, plus a play area if you are bringing children, a low ropes challenge and an onsite baker and café. Complimentary entry to the estate is included in the booking price.

There are 6 spacious traditional Mongolian Yurts, plus a Shepherd’s Hut.

The yurts sleep up to 6 guests and come fully equipped with log burner, crockery, cooking facilities, decking and fire pit – all you need to bring are your own provisions plus your own bedding.

The shepherd’s hut is at the top of the farm and has its own private walled garden. It’s designed for 2 adult, ideal for a romantic couple looking for a secluded retreat.

The yurts reopened for 2019 on 22nd March, the Shepherd’s Hut is open all year round.

West Wood Yurts has attracted a very high ratio of 5 Star reviews on TripAdvisor

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Newcastle Yurts


Teneriffe Farm Camping Pods

Camping Pods On The Lizard, Cornwall

Camping On The Lizard

Teneriffe Farm has four camping pods, sleeping up to 4 adults each

Teneriffe Farm Campsite on Cornwall’s picturesque and rugged Lizard Peninsula caters for touring caravans, motorhomes, campervans, tents and backpackers, and offers generously sized pitches.

There are 4 camping pods at Teneriffe Farm, sleeping up to 4 adults each. With heating and lighting they are a great way to experience the pleasures of camping but with a few more comforts, including heating and lighting. If your party is made up of 3 older children, you may wish to consider bringing an additional sleeping mattress with you for your stay.

The South West Coast Path is just a ten minute walk from Teneriffe Farm. And numerous award winning beaches, beautiful coves, fishing harbours, villages and local attractions are just a short drive away.

A stay at Teneriffe Farm Campsite can be booked directly through National Trust Holidays ▸

Camping On The Lizard

The South West Coast Path is just a ten minute walk from Teneriffe Farm


Hafan Y Mor Holiday Park

Haven Holidays Award Winning North Wales Holiday Park

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Hafan Y Mor, Holiday Park Pool of the Year winner at the UK Pool and Spa Awards in 2017

Hafan Y Mor Holiday Park is Haven Holidays Award Winning North Wales Holiday Park, winner at the UK Pool and Spa Awards in 2017.

As well as plenty of amenities, there is also direct access to nearby Pwllheli Beach, a vast expanse of sand with landscaped dune areas and exceptional views across Cardigan Bay. 2019 sees the opening of the new Coast House Bar & Grill overlooking it. 2019 also sees the opening of the new Dragons Lake Adventure Village so it’s easy to see why Hafan Y Mor is one of Haven Holidays most popular camping holiday parks.

Enjoy breathtaking views of the Llyn Peninsula from the park’s Aerial Adventure high ropes trail, visit the nearby Snowdonia National Park, Criccieth and it’s historic castle, or just relax by the Holiday Park’s own boating lake and gardens.

Choose from luxury lodges, holiday chalets and static caravans for your accommodation or bring your own caravan, motorhome or trailer tent and use one of the 75 pitches, all with electric hook-ups.

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Enjoy breathtaking views from the Aerial Adventure trail at Hafan Y Mor Holiday Park


Sandhills Holiday Park

Beachside Location Overlooking The Solent

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Sandhills Holiday Park enjoys an enviable beach location overlooking the Solent

Sandhills Holiday Park is set in a highly enviable beach location at Mudeford near Christchurch on the Dorset/Hampshire border with views over the Solent.

Run by Park Holidays UK, facilities and amenities include an award winning beach, an outdoor pool, an adventure playground, a family bar with free wifi in the clubhouse, a gym and much else.

As well as being a great place to stay at in it’s own right, you also have the leisure amenities of Bournemouth and Poole, as well as the beautiful New Forest, all virtually on your doorstep.

Choose accommodation ranging from holiday lodges to static caravans.

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Camping Holiday Parks


Brexit Ferry Crossing Guarantee

Brexit Ferry Crossing Guarantee

One for those of you hesitating over booking a 2019 holiday to Europe. Book direct with DFDS and enjoy FREE cancellations on any booking made before 29 March 2019 for travel between 1 March and 20 September ▸

Options for crossings include the Dover – Calais, Dover – Dunkirk, Newhaven – Dieppe and Newcastle – Amsterdam ferry crossings.


New Eurocamp Camping Parks For 2019

Eurocamp’s New Camping Parks In 2019

Eurocamp have added Camping Oyam on the Atlantic coast just a few miles from Biarritz, Camping La Presqu’ile and Camping Les Peupliers on the sun drenched Mediterranean coast of France and Camping Adriano on the Adriatic coast of Italy near to the historic city of Ravenna to their list of destinations for 2019.

Camping Oyam

New Eurocamp Camping Parks For 2019

Camping Oyam on the Atlantic coast just a few miles from Biarritz, a new Eurocamp destination for 2019.
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Camping Oyam is a spacious and sunny camping park tucked deep into the southwestern corner of France, close to stylish Biarritz with its wonderful Atlantic beaches. There’s also plenty to do on site, especially with Camping Oyam’s new Aquatic Area that has a beautifully landscaped pool, slides and spray park, all overlooked by a bar terrace. The parc even runs it’s own surfing camps for those who are new to this pursuit or those wanting to brush up their surfing skills.

Camping Oyam can be reached by road from Bilbao or Santander if you prefer to avoid a long drive through France or by making use of nearby Biarritz airport.

Camping La Presqu’ile

New Eurocamp Camping Parks For 2019

Camping La Presqu’ile on the sun drenched Mediterranean coast of France, another new Eurocamp destination for 2019.
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Making the most of its stylish Languedoc location, La Presqu’île is a lake-side parc nestled within a pine plantation, within easy reach of the Mediterranean coast. A smaller camping park with just 163 pitches, there are still plenty of activities, entertainment and refreshment on offer, including a pool complex plus a water slide.

Cycle hire to explore the pine forest and local area, and tennis, are two other activities here. The trees of the pine forest provide plenty of shade from the heat of the Mediterranean sunshine. There is direct access to a nearby lake, whilst the beach at Port Barcares is not much more than a mile away. Aqualand Port Leucate is only a few miles away if you want even more waterpark action for your family to enjoy.

Camping Les Peupliers

New Eurocamp Camping Parks For 2019

Stay at Camping Les Peupliers to enjoy free access to it’s wonderful waterpark, with slides, pools and a sprayground.
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Located just a mile away from the bustling, modern seaside resort of Canet Plage and it’s array of seafood restaurants, bars and cafés around it’s sandy Mediterranean beach, Camping Les Peupliers is another new Eurocamp addition for 2019.

There’s plenty to do at Camping Les Peupliers itself too, with free access to a wonderful waterpark, with slides, pools and a sprayground. Tennis, table tennis and boules are all available on the parc. There is also a bar and a restaurant on the site itself.

Camping Adriano

New Eurocamp Camping Parks For 2019

The beach at Punta Marina on Italy’s Adriatic coast, about ten minutes walk from Camping Adriano.
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If you’re a fan of Italian beachside holidays, then Camping Adriano will be just the ticket. Barely ten minutes walk from the campsite’s boundaries is the sandy Adriatic beach at Punta Marina. Camping Adriano is new to Eurocamp for 2019. It has it’s own beautiful pool complex, complete with a slide, a rain forest, water games, and even a dolphin fountain.

Camping Adriano is a large campsite with 500 pitches so in high season it will have a hectic feel to things and is popular with Italian holidaymakers.

The nearby city of Ravenna is a UNESCO World Heritage Site thanks to its wonderful array of Roman mosaics. One of the most historic cities in the whole of Italy, and was once the capital of the Byzantine Empire. If you want a break from driving, why not hire cycles at Camping Adriano and cycle through the pinewood forest from Marina Terme to Marina di Ravenna, where you’ll find dotted along the pier high-tech fishing huts, a marble sculpture and a windmill covered in mosaics!


Camping In The Lake District

With one of the UK’s most glorious landscapes, the spectacular lakes and hills of the Lake District has some amazing camping locations for enjoying camping in the Lake District.

We’re taking a look at those available through the National Trust, Haven Holidays and Sykes Cottages, plus a few independent campsites bought to our attention by our readers and followers.

A word of warning before we start. Although the Lake District has some spectacular and dramatic scenery, always take care to check a local weather forecast before venturing out, as weather conditions can deteriorate very quickly.

Camping In The Lake District

The stunning scenery of the Lake District makes for a great camping holiday location

Camping In The Lake District Courtesy Of The National Trust

Great Langdale Campsite

Camping In The Lake District

Great Langdale Campsite lies at the head of the Great Langdale Valley, below the high fells of Crinkle Crags, Bow Fell and the Langdale Pikes

Great Langdale Campsite has a wide selection of grassy pitches as well as some wooden camping pods if you are looking for something more sturdy than a tent. There are two toilet and shower blocks here, plus washing-up areas and a laundry and drying room, as well as a bouldering wall and a children’s play area.

A dramatic spot to camp at if you love the outdoor life, you’ll probably be pleased to know that the Sticklebarn pub is just a ten minute walk from the campsite.

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Low Wray Campsite

Camping In The Lake District

Low Wray campsite is located on the western shores of Lake Windermere

Low Wray Campsite has a wide range of camping choices including traditional pitches with waterfront, lake, meadow or woodland views plus pre-erected camping pods and safari tents and spaces for campervans and motorhomes. In all there are 153 pitches here.

There is a shop, three toilet and shower blocks, laundry facilities, washing-up areas and a children’s adventure playground. Canoes, rowing boats, sit-on kayaks and paddleboards are also available to hire as well as mountain bikes. In high season, wood-fired pizzas are available on certain nights.

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Wasdale Campsite

Camping In The Lake District

Wasdale Campsite is just a stone’s throw from Wastwater, England’s deepest lake

Wasdale Campsite has 120 pitches and lies at the foot of England’s largest mountain, Scafell. You can also enjoy views of Wastwater, England’s deepest lake. As well as the option of camping in your own tent, there are also pre-erected bell tents, seven heated wooden camping pods and eleven hard standing campervan and motorhome pitches, complete with electric hook-ups.

There is an on-site shop, a toilet and shower block, washing-up areas, a laundry room and electric hook-ups for tents.

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Hoathwaite Campsite

Camping In The Lake District

Hoathwaite Campsite enjoys a stunning location overlooking Coniston Water, one of the Lake District’s largest lakes

Hoathwaite Campsite is in a stunning location overlooking Coniston Water, one of the Lake District’s largest lakes. It’s a simple site with no frills, just some basic amenities including a toilet and shower block, washing-up facilities and a chemical disposal point. Other than that, it’s almost “wild camping” with space for tents, campervans and motorhomes.

If you want a step up from that, basecamp tipis and yurts have also been erected here.

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Camping In The Lake District Courtesy Of Haven Holidays

Lakelands Holiday Park

Camping In The Lake District

Holiday homes at Haven’s Lakeland Holiday Park

Haven Holidays have one camping park in the Lake District, Lakeland Holiday Park, which is close to Grange-over-Sands, overlooking Morecambe Bay and less than ten miles to the southern tip of Lake Windermere.

As well as the usual top class facilities and amenities you’d expect to see at a Haven Holiday Park such as indoor and outdoor swimming pools, a bar, restaurant and evening entertainment, you can enjoy a variety of water sports on the holiday park’s own lake, including kayaking, canoeing, paddleboarding and pedalos.

As well as Haven’s own static caravan and luxury lodge accommodation, there are also 177 pitches at Lakeland Holiday Park for tourers and campers, including trailer tents and motorhomes. Free fun passes come with bookings so tourers will be able to enjoy all the amenities that are already available to Haven holidaymakers.

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Some Independent Sites For Camping In The Lake District

Here is a small sample of locations for camping in the Lake District which have been brought to our attention by our readers and followers.

Park Cliffe Camping & Caravan Estate

Camping In The Lake District

As well as spacious pitches for touring and camping, Park Cliffe has three well equipped holiday caravans and twelve camping pods. A hidden gem close to Windermere. Click Here For TripAdvisor Reviews

Eskdale Campsite

Camping In The Lake District

Close to Scafell Pike, Eskdale Campsite has 10 camping pods and pitches for tents, trailer tents, campervans and motorhomes. A 5 star AA Camping Site for the last 7 years, it is close to 3 local pubs. Click Here For TripAdvisor Reviews

Mains Farm Caravan Site

Camping In The Lake District

Mains Farm is a family run working farm & quiet touring park, set in the beautiful Eden Valley. Offering pitches for caravans, tents & 6 camping pods. There is a kitchen for campers to use plus clean toilets and showers. Click Here For TripAdvisor Reviews

Baysbrown Farm Campsite

Camping In The Lake District

Set in a stunning location, Baysbrown Farm Campsite is about 7 miles from Ambleside in the village of Chapel Stile at the entrance to the stunning Great Langdale Valley in the heart of the Lake District. It .has pubs within walking distance and a nearby bus stop and is close to some great walking trails. Click Here For TripAdvisor Reviews

Space doesn’t permit much more information about these camping locations, but TripAdvisor has them all in a handy list for you to browse through (a click to each of the above photos takes you direct to their reviews of each site). If you have a favourite of your own to recommend, why not let us know why so we can add it to this post.

Sykes Cottages

Camping In The Lake District

Wray Green Cottage, on the side of Wild Boar Fell, probably has one of the best views in the entire Lake District

Sykes Cottages have an abundance of cottages for you to stay in, if you are looking for something a bit more substantial than a tent, yurt, pod or caravan, such as Grade II listed Wray Green on the side of Wild Boar Fell pictured above.

Why not browse through the list of what’s available ▸

Disclosure: We have a commercial relationship with the National Trust, Haven Holidays and Sykes Cottages, so if you decide to go ahead with a booking from this page, we might receive a payment from them. Please note that does not affect the price you pay in any way or how your booking is handled, which is totally through the National Trust, Haven Holidays or Sykes Cottages and does not involve ourselves in any way.


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