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Bushey Heath Farm

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Bushey Heath Farm: Lots of space to spread out

General

  • Peaceful site on a smallholding two miles from Tideswell
  • 45 minutes' drive from the Chatsworth Estate
  • Back-to-basics site with eco-friendly bathroom facilities

A peaceful Peak District farm stay, with stunning scenic views and well away from main roads? Or maybe you’d rather the convenience of being just a couple of miles from a village for easy access to a supermarket, pubs and a takeaway chippie supper?

Have a stay at Bushey Heath and you can indeed have both – this Derbyshire smallholding site is a couple of miles from the amenities of Tideswell, so you can walk down there in 45 minutes or so when the need takes you, or you can stick around on site for fresh air and rural antics. Walkers, climbers and cyclists will find plenty to keep them busy nearby, and there’s a woodland area just next to the site that doubles as a popular play area for the nippers.

However you choose to fill your days, you should be in for a good night’s sleep here – no music is allowed on site, to give all guests the chance for serene slumbers. Facilities have been kept suitably low key, too, and given an eco-friendly edge where possible. The unisex toilet block has proper loos (with rainwater flush system) and showers heated from a ground source heat pump, and electricity is cleverly provided by the site’s own turbine. There’s also a cold water tap and recycling bins.

Please note

Under 18s must be accompanied by their parents or legal guardians.

No hen/stag parties permitted via Pitchup.com.

A charge of £1 (5 x 20p coins) per ten minutes applies for the use of the shower.


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8.7

Overall rating based on 48 reviews

 

92% would recommend this site to a friend.

90% would stay here again.

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Lovely site. Friendly owners. Great value.09/07/2020

Reviewer's country: United KingdomAnonymousMobile phone iconConfirmed

  • Non-electric grass tent or trailer tent pitch
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
  • Liked: 

    Lovely site. Friendly owners. Great value.

    Disliked: 

    washing-up facilities too basic. No shelter from the rain or hot water.

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Great location, lovely views.18/03/2020

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  • Non-electric grass tent or trailer tent pitch
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    Great location, lovely views.

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Friendly people facilities basic but clean nice quiet site09/03/2020

Reviewer's country: United KingdomAnonymousConfirmed

  • Non-electric grass tent or trailer tent pitch
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  • Liked: 

    Due to time of year had site to myself, good areas of shelter, had all facilities that I required, close enough to Tideswell for meals shop etc

    Disliked: 

    None but wish I had took better tent pegs

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Lovely quiet site28/09/2019

Reviewer's country: United KingdomRichard M.Confirmed

  • Non-electric grass tent or trailer tent pitch
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  • Liked: 

    Quiet, open field with lovely views. Basic facilities but that is what I was looking for.

    Disliked: 

    I think it would be better if they put up the price and offered a free show. Not many people turn up with 5x 20p in their pockets.

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Space clean and 10 mins from supermarket yet you would …12/09/2019

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  • Non-electric grass tent or trailer tent pitch
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    Space clean and 10 mins from supermarket yet you would think so with the sites location

    Disliked: 

    Non everything said on site was there and clean

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It was a quiet farm for camping. Good for a …02/09/2019

Reviewer's country: United KingdomHannah F.Confirmed

  • Non-electric grass tent or trailer tent pitch
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  • Liked: 

    It was a quiet farm for camping. Good for a weekend away from the city as you would be surrounded by lovely animals.

    Disliked: 

    The shower cost 20p for 2 (or 1)mins. I was expected to be free as already pay for the camping site. And it only accepts for 20p not pound or other coins.

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Amenities and quiénes of the place01/09/2019

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  • Non-electric grass tent or trailer tent pitch
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    Amenities and quiénes of the place

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Very quiet. Peaceful and beautiful27/08/2019

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  • Non-electric grass tent or trailer tent pitch
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    Very quiet. Peaceful and beautiful

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Owner was very friendly. Nice quiet, low key campsite, numbers …27/08/2019

Reviewer's country: United KingdomAnonymousMobile phone iconConfirmed

  • Non-electric grass tent or trailer tent pitch
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  • Liked: 

    Owner was very friendly. Nice quiet, low key campsite, numbers are limited so it doesn't get over crowded even on a bank holiday. The facilities were basic, but adequate. The weather was perfect!

    Disliked: 

    Having to pay for showers - although they were nice and hot. In poor weather the lack of shelter over the washing up area would make life unpleasant.

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Excellent site. Friendly owners who let you get on with it.27/08/2019

Reviewer's country: United KingdomAlison H.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

  • Non-electric grass tent or trailer tent pitch
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    Small site, you could pitch anywhere. Clean toilet facilities. Beautiful location. Didn't realise how noisy sheep are!!

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Features

Leisure on site

Bar or club house

Cycle hire

Evening entertainment

Fishing

Fitness centre

Games room

Indoor swimming pool

Kids' club

On-site restaurant/cafe

Outdoor swimming pool

Play area

TV room

Take away

Tennis

Watersports

Amenities on site

Bath available

Car parking by pitch/unit

Composting toilet

Disabled facilities

Dog park

Drying room

Food shop

Free wifi

Ice pack freezing

Internet access

Launderette

Parent & baby washroom

Pick-up from public transport

Portaloo

Pub toilets

Public telephone

Shower available

Toilet block

Washing-up area

Wifi

Groups welcome

D. of E. welcome

Family friendly

Motorcycle friendly

Rallies welcome

Single-sex groups welcome

Student groups welcome

Rules

Barbecue provided

Barbecues allowed

Campfires allowed

Commercial vehicles allowed

Dogs allowed

Dogs allowed all year

Camping 2.0

Bell tents

Themes

Budget/backpacker

Forest

Peaceful

Remote location

Spectacular scenery

Walkers' paradise

Wild camping

Wildlife haven

Utilities

Charging facilities

Chemical disposal

Communal fridge

Electric car charging point(s)

Gas cylinders available

No drinkable water point

No hot water

No running water

Recycling available

Renewable energy

Nearby amenities

Bar nearby

Dog walk nearby

Public transport nearby

Shop nearby

Type

Farm

Medium (26-50 pitches)

Nearby leisure

Canoeing/kayaking nearby

Climbing nearby

Cycle hire nearby

Cycling nearby

Fishing nearby

Golf nearby

Horse riding nearby

Indoor pool nearby

Mountain biking nearby

Outdoor pool nearby

Restaurant nearby

Sailing nearby

Location

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  • The Old Lime Kilns, Pittlemere Lane, Tideswell, Buxton, Derbyshire, England, SK17 8JE
  • Timezone Europe/London BST (GMT+01:00)   GPS 53.3030°N 1.7828°W

Nearest transport

Coach stations
Buxton: Market Place Coach Stop — 6.3 miles
Bakewell Coach Stop — 7.7 miles
New Mills: Newtown Swan Hotel Coach Stop — 10.2 miles
Train stations
Hope (Derbyshire) Rail Station — 3.7 miles
Dove Holes Rail Station — 4.4 miles
Edale Rail Station — 4.5 miles
Ferry ports
Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal — 50.7 miles
Airports
Sheffield City Airport — 17.7 miles
Manchester Airport Terminal 3 — 20.6 miles
Manchester Airport — 20.7 miles

Directions


Please note: All distances on this page are calculated "as the crow flies" - please check actual distance depending on your mode of travel using the Get directions button above.

Local attractions

It’s a good idea to come prepped for action: you’re in a prime Peak District position here, within easy reach of lots of walks and bike rides. Top local picks include a canter around Castleton (five miles away) to see medieval Peveril Castle, climb Mam Tor or delve into the caverns around the town – particularly the rather fine Blue John Cavern.

Those exploring by bike may well like to start with a ride on the Monsal Trail, five miles away. If you’re all set for a scramble, head to the rocks of Froggatt Edge (15 minutes’ drive) or Stanage Edge (25 minutes). Fuel and/or reward for all such efforts can be found at the ice cream shop in Bradwell (10 minutes away) or by heading off to Bakewell (20 minutes) to feast on its famed puddings and tarts.

If you’ve never been before, set forth with haste to the Peak District’s top attraction, Chatsworth Estate, 45 minutes away. You’ll easily fill a day over here strolling around the stately home and gardens, perusing the produce in the farm shop or paying visits to the farmyard or adventure playground.

Must see

  • Haddon Hall (9.0 miles)
  • Chatsworth (9.0 miles)
  • Lyme Park & Gardens (NT) (11.5 miles)

National Trust

  • Lyme Park (11.8 miles)
  • Winster Market House (12.6 miles)

Cycle routes

Find local routes on the National Cycle Network - over 12,000 miles of cycling routes.

Please note: All distances on this page are calculated "as the crow flies" - please check actual distance depending on your mode of travel.

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Permitted arrival/departure time

Camping and touring
Arrive:  12 p.m. –  6 p.m.
Depart by:  12 p.m.
On-site accommodation
Arrive:  12 p.m. –  6 p.m.
Depart by:  12 p.m.

Bushey Heath Farm cancellation policy

No refunds within 2 weeks of arrival date.

Changes cannot be made once you have booked.

No refunds/discounts for inclement weather, late arrivals or early departures.

If you need to cancel or amend your booking, please give as much notice as possible so that someone else has the chance to book. You may wish to buy holiday insurance for cancellations and for your property/injury whilst away.

Please note that your deposit is paid to Pitchup.com and is non-refundable.

Payment

Deposit transferable during COVID-19. Bushey Heath Farm will debit the balance from your card 2 weeks before arrival, or if the arrival date is sooner than 2 weeks then the balance will be taken immediately.

Deposit transferable during COVID-19.

You can also opt to pay the full amount at the time of your booking.

Payment methods accepted on the park

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Terms and conditions

Site booking terms and conditions

  • Does Bushey Heath Farm have a swimming pool? No View all features
  • Is Bushey Heath Farm dog friendly? Yes View all features
  • What attractions are near Bushey Heath Farm? It’s a good idea to come prepped for action: you’re in a prime Peak District position here, within easy reach of lots of walks and bike rides. Top local picks include a … Read more
  • When can I check in and check out of Bushey Heath Farm?
    Camping and touring
    Arrive:  12 p.m. –  6 p.m.
    Depart by:  12 p.m.
    On-site accommodation
    Arrive:  12 p.m. –  6 p.m.
    Depart by:  12 p.m.
    Read more
  • How much does it cost to stay at Bushey Heath Farm? From £20 (for 1 night, 2 adults) - prices may change depending on your dates and party. Check prices and availability

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Terms and conditions

Please read the park terms and conditions below and the Pitchup.com terms and conditions.

Admission
Admission is only permitted after registering at reception.
Under 18s must be accompanied by their parents or legal guardians.

Arrivals and departures
Late arrivals must notify the park as soon as possible. Your booking will be held for 24 hours. After this period the management reserves the right to relet your unit.
No refunds/discounts for inclement weather, late arrivals or early departures.
Units will be allocated on arrival.

Changes to your holiday
Changes cannot be made once you have booked.

Dogs
Dogs must be kept on leads and supervised at all times.

Extras
Motorbike(s) can be brought instead of the car(s) included.

General
In the event of a complaint, please speak to reception immediately. Complaints which are not brought to the management's attention during your stay cannot be dealt with once you have left the site.
Quiet hours must be respected between 10 p.m. and 8 a.m..
The management reserves the right to deny access or terminate the stay of those guests whose behaviour is deemed unsuitable. No refunds will be offered.

Hired accommodation
Your unit must be left clean and tidy; a fine of £50.00 will be charged for unclean units upon departure.

Occupancy
No hen/stag parties permitted via Pitchup.com.

Pitches
You must follow the management directives when pitching your tent/unit and related equipment.

Reception
Reception is unmanned after 9 p.m.. Please inform the site while on your way there should you expect to arrive after this time, so that the team can provide information about your unit/pitch.

Safety
Barbecues are permitted but must be raised off the ground and attended by an adult at all times.

Vehicles
Only one car is to be parked by the pitch. Extra vehicles must be parked in the designated area.

Additional terms

A charge of £1 (5 x 20p coins) per ten minutes applies for the use of the shower.

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