Eskdale

Eskdale Camping and Caravanning Club Site, Boot, Holmrook, Cumbria CA19 1TH
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The Lake District is arguably the most beautiful corner of England. With a combination of picture-perfect villages, sensational lakes and glorious green dales, this remarkable region is surely the perfect retreat for any camper. Described by romantic poet William Wordsworth as “The loveliest spot that man hath found” it’s hard to disagree, especially on a clear Cumbrian day.

Tucked away down a narrow country lane, Eskdale can be found in one of the Lake's more secluded pockets. Run by the ever-friendly Sara and Martyn, the eight acres of flat, well maintained grassland are backed by tall trees with a tranquil stream snaking past. 

Upon arrival, you instantly realise Eskdale's facilities have been created with hassle-free camping in mind. Pitch sizes are generous, facilities well-maintained, and the fully-stocked shop is a life saver when you forget your toothbrush!

If you wish to get reacquainted with Mother Nature, then Eskdale’s location couldn’t be better. The site is ideally placed for reaching the impressive Wasdale fells or climbing England’s highest mountain, Scafell Pike. Also right on your doorstep is one of the most beautiful train journeys in England, the Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway. This historic, narrow gauge railway carries passengers along seven miles of spectacular scenery on an unforgettable 40-minute ride.

While it may be part of the colossal Camping and Caravanning Club, Eskdale has a cosy, friendly atmosphere and is a genuinely lovely place to camp, in a region with no shortage of great pitchup spots.

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Eskdale Camping and Caravanning Club Site is a paradise for walkers and cyclists. Catering for all types of camping, Eskdale is well-equipped for campers and small motorhomes. If you fancy glamping or want to camp as a group, Eskdale also has 10 camping pods and a fully equipped camping barn.

To book your break or for more information visit www.campingandcaravanningclub.co.uk/eskdale or call 01946 723253

Eskdale currently holds an AA 5 Pennant Award and a 5 Star Visit Britain Award.

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A brilliant camp site

We visited this campsite last year and were more then pleased it is a lovely clean and well looked after site with good facility's and well stocked shop the owner was extremely helpful and friendly we plan on going again soon

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“The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

Eskdale: “The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

“The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

Eskdale: “The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

“The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

Eskdale: “The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

“The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

Eskdale: “The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

“The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

Eskdale: “The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

“The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

Eskdale: “The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

“The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

Eskdale: “The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

“The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

Eskdale: “The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

“The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

Eskdale: “The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

“The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

Eskdale: “The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

“The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

Eskdale: “The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

“The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

Eskdale: “The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

“The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

Eskdale: “The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

“The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

Eskdale: “The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

“The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

Eskdale: “The loveliest spot that man hath found” – so said William Worsdworth of this idyllic corner of Cumbria. And we reckon old Bill knew a thing or two about the Lake District.

Eskdale Camping and Caravanning Club Site - To book your stay call 01946 723253 or visit www.campingandcaravanningclub.co.uk/eskdale

Eskdale: Eskdale Camping and Caravanning Club Site - To book your stay call 01946 723253 or visit www.campingandcaravanningclub.co.uk/eskdale

Eskdale Camping and Caravanning Club Site - To book your stay call 01946 723253 or visit www.campingandcaravanningclub.co.uk/eskdale

Eskdale: Eskdale Camping and Caravanning Club Site - To book your stay call 01946 723253 or visit www.campingandcaravanningclub.co.uk/eskdale

Eskdale Camping and Caravanning Club Site - To book your stay call 01946 723253 or visit www.campingandcaravanningclub.co.uk/eskdale

Eskdale: Eskdale Camping and Caravanning Club Site - To book your stay call 01946 723253 or visit www.campingandcaravanningclub.co.uk/eskdale

Eskdale Camping and Caravanning Club Site - To book your stay call 01946 723253 or visit www.campingandcaravanningclub.co.uk/eskdale

Eskdale: Eskdale Camping and Caravanning Club Site - To book your stay call 01946 723253 or visit www.campingandcaravanningclub.co.uk/eskdale

Eskdale Camping and Caravanning Club Site - To book your stay call 01946 723253 or visit www.campingandcaravanningclub.co.uk/eskdale

Eskdale: Eskdale Camping and Caravanning Club Site - To book your stay call 01946 723253 or visit www.campingandcaravanningclub.co.uk/eskdale

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