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Camping & Caravan Sites around Appleby:
WILD ROSE COUNTRY PARK (5 AA Stars)
Mill Lane Ormside, Appleby-in-Westmorland, CA16 6EJ.
(Contact Jamie Mc Murrough, Wild Rose Park, Ormside, Appleby, CA16 6EJ) Tel: 017683 51077
Located about 3 miles south from Appleby, Wild Rose is an established caravan park with 5 star awards from Visit Britain, the AA and Loo of the Year, also with a David Bellamy conservation Gold award. With 140 pitches available with electric for touring caravans, motor homes. There are self catering wigwams which sleep five people, a great way to camp in style. Facilities on park include 3 heated toilet and shower blocks, restaurant with take away, seasonal shop and outdoor swimming pool and outdoor children’s play areas.
CROFT ENDS FARM
Croft Ends, Appleby-in-Westmorland, CA16 6JW.
(Contact Val Bellas) Tel: 017683 51284 or mob: 07950030586.
The site is located I mile north on the town of Appleby on a working farm, set in a ¾ acre lawned paddock. Provides 5 spacious, hard standing pitches with own hook up, drinking water tap and grey water drain, suitable for direct linkage. Each pitch enjoys a panoramic view of the Pennines. Open all year. Tents by arrangement. Dogs by arrangement.
ALANHOLME CARAVAN AND CAMPING
Long Marton nr Appleby, CA16 6BN. Tel: 017683 61628 (after 6pm) or 07789 502864.
Electric hook ups toilet and shower facilities and superfast Broadband WIFI. Open all year. Dogs welcome by arrangement. Masons Arms Pub in village for evening meals and Sunday Lunches. Walkers , cyclists and bikers welcome. A perfect base for exploring Appleby’s historic market town, in the beautiful Eden Valley, the Pennines and the Lake District, Alanholme is just off the A66 and so great for breaking a journey to/from Scotland. And now with new Glamping Pod:
- The fully insulated pod can sleep up to 6 & will consist of: 2 bedrooms (left empty for you to bring your own camp bed/airbed), kitchen area with fridge, microwave, kettle, toaster, crockery, cutlery, glasses etc, sofa bed, electric heating. Minimum stay 2 nights. Other items supplied: tin opener, small sharp knife, bottle opener, cheese grater, chopping board, cafetiere, tea pot, salt & pepper pots, tea, coffee, sugar, small pedal bin, bin liners. All you need to bring with you is your bed, bedding, food and drink!
- Prices start from £40 per night.
WILD ROSE PARK HOLIDAY HOMES AND STATICS
(Contact reception, CA16 6EJ) Tel: 017683 51077 and Fax: 017683 52551.
Located on different areas of the Park Howgills, Helm Bank and Birchwood Static Holiday homes for hire. Each sleeps 6-8 people comprising shower, toilet and kitchen area.Open Feb 14 to Feb 1. Dogs accepted by arrangement. Wigwams are available to sleep in with no facilities other than kitchen area. NO DOGS in wigwams.
CRAKE TREES MANOR
Crosby Ravensworth, Penrith CA10 3JG
Contact Ruth Tuer 01931 715205 / 07974354244
Four wooden glamping pods known as ‘Hen Houses’ are available as well as ten grass pitches for camping. Crake Trees is located on the Land’s End to John o’Groats cycle route. A perfect getaway for a restful or walking holiday. Visitors to the shepherds hut can easily book the wood fired hot tub for a relaxing end to the day.