Campsites in South East England
Speedy access to London, yet boasting swathes of open countryside, South East England is a rightfully popular camping destination. Once you factor in the historic towns and villages, ancient castles, grand manor houses and manicured country gardens, it really is an unbeatable place to pitch a tent or park up your caravan. Here at Cool Camping we’ve been out and about looking at the best campsites and glamping spots in the South East – including sites in Kent, Surrey, East and West Sussex – so that you can find them all with just a click of a button. Browse our selection of the best campsites and glamping sites in South East England below and book your next adventure online today.
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The Secret Campsite East Sussex
The Secret CampsiteEast Sussex
Brickyard Farm, Town Littleworth, Barcombe, East Sussex BN8 4TD
A not so secret campsite in East Sussex with camping and glamping and campfires encouraged.
Eco Camp UK Beech Estate Woodland Campsite East Sussex
Eco Camp UK Beech Estate Woodland CampsiteEast Sussex
Beech Estate, Netherfield Hill Battle, East Sussex TN33
Tent pitch camping and wild glamping in a wonderful Sussex woodland hideaway.
Eco Camp UK at Wild Boar Wood West Sussex
Eco Camp UK at Wild Boar WoodWest Sussex
Horsted Keynes, West Sussex, England
The UK's best kept secret, woodland glamping in the heart of Sussex with fires...
Housedean Farm Campsite East Sussex
Housedean Farm CampsiteEast Sussex
Housedean Farm, Brighton Road, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 3JW
An isolated walker’s paradise hidden sweetly on the South Downs Way.
Chalk House, Lenham Road, Kent ME17 1NQ
Can't decide whether you prefer wood camping or field? Then make your mind up at this site which offers you both.
Hare & Hounds Camping East Sussex
Hare & Hounds CampingEast Sussex
The Hare & Hounds, Rye Road, Rye Foreign, Rye, East Sussex TN31 7ST
A small, peaceful campsite with a relaxed atmosphere and an unbeatable location for visiting Rye and East Sussex.
Dogwood Glamping East Sussex
Dogwood GlampingEast Sussex
Cackle Street, Brede, Rye, East Sussex TN31 6DY
Glamping in East Sussex: The luxury option to one of the Sussex High Weald's loveliest rural retreats.
Fallow Fields Camping Kent
Fallow Fields CampingKent
Fallow Fields Camping, Selson Farm, Drainless Road, Eastry, Kent CT13 0EA
Traditional family camping and bell tent glamping on a working fruit farm, two miles from the beautiful inlet town of Sandwich in Kent.
Little Halden Farm - Glamping Kent
Little Halden Farm - GlampingKent
Little Halden Farm, Rolvenden, Cranbrook, Kent TN17 4JL
Glamping in Kent: Luxury camping and glamping in the heart of the Weald of Kent.
Wimbles Farm East Sussex
Wimbles FarmEast Sussex
Wimbles, Foords Lane, Vines Cross, Heathfield, East Sussex, TN21 9HA
Love wild camping? This self-sustained campsite in the heart of rural Sussex is as close to wild camping as you get, but with (very) basic ablution facilities to ease you through the experience.
Fox Wood Camping West Sussex
Fox Wood CampingWest Sussex
Fox Wood, Selden Lane, Patching, West Sussex BN13 3UL
A beautiful, tents-only campsite situated at the bottom of a wooded valley in the South Downs National Park.
Hale Farm East Sussex
Hale FarmEast Sussex
Hale Farm, Hale Green, Chiddingly, East Sussex BN8 6HQ
A family-run, working farm in East Sussex offering spacious, traditional camping with no set pitches.
Freedom Camping West Sussex
Freedom CampingWest Sussex
Lawn Meadow, Hook Lane, West Hoathly, East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 4PX
A pop-up glamping site in a tranquil corner of West Sussex.
Knepp Wildland Safaris and Camping West Sussex
Knepp Wildland Safaris and CampingWest Sussex
New Barn Farm, Swallows Lane, Dial Post, West Sussex RH13 8NN
Talk and squeak and squawk with the animals at this breathtakingly beautiful West Sussex conservation project – the largest of its kind in lowland Britain.
Glottenham East Sussex
Bishops Lane, Robertsbridge, East Sussex TN32 5EB
Glamping in East Sussex: Luxurious bluebell woodland camping in the heart of historic 1066 country – Glottenham is quite simply stunning.
Little Oldwick Barn West Sussex
Little Oldwick BarnWest Sussex
Little Oldwick Barn, West Lavant, Chichester, West Sussex PO18 9AD
Glamping in West Sussex: A fully restored 1968 Airstream Overlander, a vintage style shepherds hut and a luxury bell tent, all set amid three, divine South Downs acres.
The Shepherds Hide Essex
The Shepherds HideEssex
The Granary, Mill Farm, Brightlingsea Road, Thorrington, Essex CO7 8JJ
A luxury self-catering shepherds hut tucked away on the beautiful Essex coast.
The Rolling Downs East Sussex
The Rolling DownsEast Sussex
Halland, Lewes, East Sussex, BN8 5AF
Glamping in East Sussex: These lovingly restored shepherd’s huts offer a perfect romantic retreat for glamping couples.
Greenhill Glamping Kent
Greenhill Glamping, Alkham Court, Meggett Lane, South Alkham, Dover, Kent CT15 7DG
Glamping in Kent: An authentic shepherd's hut in Kent, restored from the 1890s and kitted out for couples with a king-sized bed, wood-burning stove and views over the Kent Downs.
Blackberry Wood East Sussex
Blackberry WoodEast Sussex
Streat Lane, Streat, nr Ditchling, East Sussex BN6 8RS
Magical, pagan woodland camping in the South Downs with campfires encouraged, excellent East Sussex pubs on the doorstep and heaps of quirky glamping options thrown in too.
Little Halden Farm - Summer Camping Kent
Little Halden Farm - Summer CampingKent
Little Halden Farm, Rolvenden, Cranbrook, Kent TN17 4JL
Set in a secluded Kent valley with woodlands on either side, Little Halden Farm is wonderfully basic, straightforward camping.
The Sunny Field Kent
The Sunny FieldKent
Maxted Street, Nr Stelling Minnis, Canterbury, Kent CT4 6DJ
A convivial rural campsite with 15 pitches in a hilltop grassy meadow in the Garden of England. Play in the wildflowers, cook atop your campfire, or just plain chill.
Gooseberry Field Campsite Kent
Gooseberry Field CampsiteKent
Thorne House, Smarden Road, Pluckley, Kent TN27 0RE
Glamping in Kent: Luxury glamping accommodation in an old orchard cast against the pleasant greenery of rural Kent.
Nethergong Camping Kent
Upstreet, Canterbury, Kent CT3 4DP
A marsh frog, heron and a erm...wardobe. Here you'll find the balance between peaceful campsite and the kids' Narnia playground almost perfect.
Hop Pickers Wood East Sussex
Hop Pickers WoodEast Sussex
Hop Pickers Campsite, Quarry Farm, Bodiam, East Sussex TN32 5RA
A secret, shady glade near an old castle... the stuff of fairy tales...
Badgells Wood Camping Kent
Badgells Wood CampingKent
Badgell's Wood, Whitehorse Road, Meopham, Kent DA13 0UF
An immersive camping experience in the beautiful natural setting of an ancient woodland.
The Original Hut Company East Sussex
The Original Hut CompanyEast Sussex
Quarry Farm, Bodiam, East Sussex TN32 5RA
Glamping in East Sussex: Relax in the lap of luxury at this romantic, glamping woodland hideaway.
Firle Camp East Sussex
Firle CampEast Sussex
Firle Estate, Heighton St, East Sussex BN8 6NZ
Beautiful green countryside, all around.
Plush Tents Glamping West Sussex
Plush Tents GlampingWest Sussex
Chapel Lane, East Ashling, Chichester, West Sussex PO18 9AW
Glamping in West Sussex: Boutique woodland camping in beautiful yurts and bell tents at the foot of the South Downs.
Embers Camping Bentley East Sussex
Embers Camping BentleyEast Sussex
Halland, East Sussex BN8 5AF
A stunningly located campsite on the doorstep of the South Downs National Park.
Cuckoo's Rest Caravan and Camping Park East Sussex
Cuckoo's Rest Caravan and Camping ParkEast Sussex
Peel Cottage, Sayerlands Lane, Polegate, East Sussex BN26 6QX
Good, honest, family-friendly camping with direct access to one of East Sussex's loveliest cycle routes.
Big Hat Bushcamp Surrey
Big Hat BushcampSurrey
Hardwick Lane, Lyne, Chertsey, Surrey KT16 0AF
Wild camping and bushcraft just beyond the M25 – who'dve thought?
Palace Farm Kent
Down Court Road, Doddington, nr Faversham, Kent, ME9 0AU
It's oh so quiet..shh shh...Ok, not quite what Björk was singing about, but instead an enchanting, peaceful Kentish campsite.
Gumber Farm West Sussex
Gumber FarmWest Sussex
Slindon Estate Yard, Slindon, Arundel, West Sussex, BN18 0RG
If you fancy yourself as a bit of a star gazer then check out this rustic and rather historical peach of a site.
Fontmills Farm Campsite East Sussex
Fontmills Farm CampsiteEast Sussex
Fontmills Farm Campsite, North Street, Hellingly, East Sussex BN27 4EB
A well-located East Sussex site with acres of space and a traditional, family-friendly atmosphere.
Big Sky Tipi Holidays East Sussex
Big Sky Tipi HolidaysEast Sussex
Well House, Wartling Road, Wartling, Hailsham, East Sussex, BN27 1RX
Glamping in East Sussex: Tipi times, with plenty of Sussex stars and enchanting woods alongside at this quirky summers glampsite.
Billycan Camping West Sussex
Billycan CampingWest Sussex
Manor Farm, Tortington, Arundel, West Sussex BN18 0BG
Glamping in West Sussex: Stylishly rugged beauty and simply perfect for the family!
Forest Garden Shovelstrode East Sussex
Forest Garden ShovelstrodeEast Sussex
Forest Garden Shovelstrode, Shovelstrode Lane, Ashurstwood, Sussex, RH19 3PH
Glamping in East Sussex: Forest Garden Shovelstrode is all about peace and tranquillity, with a healthy dose of eco-living thrown in. Come and immerse yourself in a totally "eco" glamping experience.
Adhurst Yurts West Sussex
Adhurst YurtsWest Sussex
Adhurst Estate, Hampshire GU31 5AD
Glamping in West Sussex: Four stylishly finished yurts nestled amongst the greenery of a 100-acre ancient forest.
Surrey Hills Yurts Surrey
Surrey Hills YurtsSurrey
Logmore Lane, Westcott, Surrey RH4 3GB
Where London ends and England can begin.
Chantry Farm East Sussex
Chantry FarmEast Sussex
Pyecombe St, Pyecombe, Hove, West Sussex BN45 7EE
Glamping in East Sussex: Campfires and stunning views shared with skylarks, sheep and a sprinkling of guests in the scenic South Down countryside.
Sumners Ponds Fishery and Campsite West Sussex
Sumners Ponds Fishery and CampsiteWest Sussex
Sumners Ponds Fishery and Campsite, Barns Green, West Sussex RH13 0PR
An angler's paradise in the tranquil West Sussex countryside.
Woodside Spa and Glamping East Sussex
Woodside Spa and GlampingEast Sussex
Junction Road, Staplecross, Robertsbridge, East Sussex, TN32 5SG
Glamping in East Sussex: If you need to get away from it all, then Woodside Yurt & Breakfast is hard to beat for some good old peace and quiet!
Wowo (Wapsbourne Manor Farm) East Sussex
Wowo (Wapsbourne Manor Farm)East Sussex
Wapsbourne Manor Farm, Sheffield Park, nr Uckfield, East Sussex TN22 3QT
This rural wonderland is filled with rope-swinging fun. Not to mention the smoky campfires and evening sing-a-longs. “Kumbaya….”
St Ives Farm East Sussex
St Ives FarmEast Sussex
Butcherfield Lane, Hartfield, East Sussex TN7 4JX
As close to Hundred Acre Wood as you’re going to get. No-real life Pooh bears, but the kids don’t need to know that.
Pop-Up at Brighton (Wombell Campsite) East Sussex
Pop-Up at Brighton (Wombell Campsite)East Sussex
Bevendean Farm, Warren Avenue, Brighton, East Sussex BN2 6AF
Glamping in East Sussex: Talk about location… tucked away in the heart of the glorious South Downs, yet only 5 minutes from bustling, cosmopolitan Brighton – perfect!
Pop-Up by the River West Sussex
Pop-Up by the RiverWest Sussex
New Wharf Farm, Horsebridge Common, Steyning, West Sussex BN44 3AL
Back-to-nature glamping, camping and riverside campfires in rural West Sussex.
Bedgebury Camping Kent
Pattenden Farm, Goudhurst, Cranbrook, Kent TN17 2QX
Lush, wide open, spacious camping with some small touches of finesse thrown in...
Dogwood Cottage Camping East Sussex
Dogwood Cottage CampingEast Sussex
The Dogwood Cottage Caravan and Campsite, Cackle Street, Brede, Rye TN31 6DY
Secluded camping and caravanning situated in the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, deep in the heart of the East Sussex countryside.
Roundhill Glamping East Sussex
Roundhill GlampingEast Sussex
Firle, nr Lewes, East Sussex
Glamping in East Sussex: Bell tents and yurts on the edge of a sleepy Sussex village in the South Downs National Park.
Kitts Cottage Campsite West Sussex
Kitts Cottage CampsiteWest Sussex
Freshfield Place Farm, Sloop Lane, Scaynes Hill, West Sussex, RH17 7NP
Rediscover your camping roots with this delightfully rustic site.
Dernwood Farm Wild Camping East Sussex
Dernwood Farm Wild CampingEast Sussex
Little Dernwood Farm, Dern Lane, Waldron, Heathfield, East Sussex TN21 0PN
Secret, hidden camping gem, nestled sweetly in the Sussex Countryside
Hastings Touring Park East Sussex
Hastings Touring ParkEast Sussex
Hastings Touring Park, Barley Lane, Hastings, East Sussex TN35 5DX
Great for groups, this fuss-free site is perfectly placed for historic Hastings and East Sussex beach life.
Ditchling Camp East Sussex
Ditchling CampEast Sussex
Corner Of Lodge Lane, Underhill Lane, Hassocks, East Sussex, BN6 8XE
Off-grid camping in the South Downs National Park, with a laid back atmosphere and a network of great footpaths on the doorstep.
Horsley (Ready Camp) Surrey
Horsley (Ready Camp)Surrey
Ockham Road North, East Horsley, Surrey KT24 6PE
Glamping and camping beside a fishing lake, within easy travelling distance of central London.
Bear Lodge Kent
Port Lympne Wild Animal Park, Lympne, Nr Hythe, Kent CT21 4PD
Glamping in Kent: Bringing an authentic African safari to the Garden of England, a stay at Bear Lodge is one truly memorable glamping experience.
Broadhembury Caravan and Camping Park Kent
Broadhembury Caravan and Camping ParkKent
Steeds Lane, Kingsnorth, Ashford, Kent TN26 1NQ
Get a dose of The Good Life in The Garden of England.
Canterbury (Ready Camp) Kent
Canterbury (Ready Camp)Kent
Bekesbourne Lane, Canterbury, Kent CT3 4AB
Glamping in Kent: The closest you can camp to Canterbury without declaring yourself a pilgrim and pitching up in the cathedral itself!
Elmley Nature Reserve Kent
Elmley Nature ReserveKent
Kingshill Farm, Elmley National Nature Reserve, Kent ME12 3RW
Glamping in Kent: With spectacular landscapes, soul-stirring skies and breathtaking wildlife, Elmley National Nature Reserve is an inspirational place to visit just one hour from London.
Embers Polesden Lacey Surrey
Embers Polesden LaceySurrey
Polesden Lacey Estate, Great Bookham, near Dorking, Surrey RH5 6BD
Beautifully located campsite on a National Trust property in the heart of the Surrey Hills.
Kelvedon Hatch (Ready Camp) Essex
Kelvedon Hatch (Ready Camp)Essex
Warren Lane, Doddinghurst, Brentford, Essex CM15 0JG
A well-established Essex camping and caravanning site with brand new safari tents for glampers, easily reached from London.
Kits Coty Glamping Kent
Kits Coty GlampingKent
Kits Coty Glamping, 84 Collingwood Road, Aylesford, Kent ME20 7ER
Glamping in Kent: Shepherd's huts, tipis, bell tents and more offer both a convenient escape from London and a pleasant rural location in the Garden of England.
Swallowtail Hill Glamping East Sussex
Swallowtail Hill GlampingEast Sussex
Swallowtail Hill Farm, Hobbs Lane, Beckley, East Sussex TN31 6TT
Glamping in East Sussex: Fairytale glamping cottages on a gorgeous 40 acre Wealden farm.
Manor Farm (Feather Down Farm) West Sussex
Manor Farm (Feather Down Farm)West Sussex
Manor Farm, West Worldham, Alton, Hants GU34 3BD
Glamping in West Sussex: This beautiful oasis is just an hour from London. Once you’ve visited you’ll see exactly why so many visitors return...
Sunninglye Farm (Feather Down Farm) Kent
Sunninglye Farm (Feather Down Farm)Kent
Sunninglye Farm, Dundale Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent TN3 9AG
Glamping in Kent: As part of its natural evolution, the family-run farm on the Kent/Sussex borders is quietly adapting in a way that protects and enchances its wildlife, while still being home to the small flock of sheep that lamb in April.