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General

  • Well-maintained eco-friendly park in a wildlife haven
  • Fully-equipped indoor barbecue hut and hot tub on site
  • Friendly owners and spectacularly scenic location

There's a lot you could say when you see Strathmore Caravan Park at Berwick-upon-Tweed, but you'll probably kick things off with their onsite hut, Chatterbox Folly. All sites should have one of these, you'll likely think: an indoor and cutely decorated space for campers to meet and toast the marshmallows thoughtfully provided by the Strathmore Caravan Park owners.

Chatterbox Folly is just one of several astute little additions added by the owners at this friendly park in the village of Fishwick, where you'll also find a picnic area, fishing rod stand, bike rack, dog walking area, book swap and information points. And a cute little shower and compost toilet housed in rustic wooden huts (fret not if you've never used an eco-friendly compost toilet before; it works like any other toilet, just without the flush).

You'll also probably be somewhat impressed by the Strathmore location, set in an area of spectacular countryside scenery and within easy driving distance of Borders towns and villages, Northumberland, Berwick-upon-Tweed and quite a few historic sites and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty. You might want to book for more than a couple of days...


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Good clean quiet site. Staff were very friendly and helpful. 12/09/2016

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Graham W. Confirmed

  • Electric grass touring pitch
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
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    The quirkiness of the site was good. Very quiet and tidy site.
    Handy for touring the Scottish Borders and Northumberland.

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A beatutiful site with lots of lovely touches to make it magical. 07/09/2016

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom ian d. Confirmed

  • Electric grass touring pitch
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
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    Everything was excellent. The grounds were well kept and the facilities immaculate.

    The chilling hut with free marshmallows in lovely and was a great place to meet and talk with other campers.

    Everywhere you look you find a nice extra touch from the solar powered lights as you walk through to the hut, to the wigwam in the forest.

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Very friendly owners. Site clean and different. Good value. 31/08/2016

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Ian b. Confirmed

  • Electric gravel touring pitch (no awnings)
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
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    Owners, pitches having water and grey drainage, the meeting hut with fire and marshmellows, quercky toilet and shower huts. Site was quiet during the night. Big fire pit would have been great to use, if we had been in a group. Toilet and shower kept clean though out the day, with plenty of loo roll suppied.

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    Disliked is hard hard word to use, maybe an other toilet would have been good, or an engaged sign, to stop people trying to get in when you was on throne.

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Gorgeous small quirky site with enchanting details. We will return 👍 06/08/2016

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Debbie H. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • Electric grass touring pitch
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
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    Loved the quirkiness & the enchanting chatter room. I'm not going to spoil it for anyone who hasn't been. Loved the Honey Farm a few miles away. We were given lots of information about places to visit in the area. Very helpful and lovely ladies who ran the site.

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    Nothing, loved it all.

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Quiet, well organised site 24/07/2016

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Douglas H. Confirmed

  • Electric gravel touring pitch (no awnings)
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    Peaceful atmosphere & the quirky touches which were quite delightful. Good value overall

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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

Take away

Tennis

TV room

Watersports

Amenities on site

Bath available

Disabled facilities

Drying room

Food shop

Free wifi

Ice pack freezing

Internet access

Launderette

Parent & baby washroom

Pick-up from public transport

Public telephone

Shower available

Toilet block

Washing-up area

Wifi

Utilities

Charging facilities

Chemical disposal

Gas cylinders available

Recycling available

Renewable energy

Touring and motorhomes

Drainage hook-up points for tourers

Hard standings

Seasonal pitches

Water hook-up points for tourers

Rules

Barbecues allowed

Campfires allowed

Commercial vehicles allowed

Dogs allowed

Dogs allowed all year

Themes

Remote location

Wildlife haven

Nearby leisure

Cycle hire nearby

Cycling nearby

Fishing nearby

Golf nearby

Indoor pool nearby

Restaurant nearby

Groups welcome

Family friendly

Motorcycle friendly

Single-sex groups welcome

Student groups welcome

Nearby amenities

Bar nearby

Public transport nearby

Type

Small (11-25 pitches)

Camping 2.0

Shepherd's huts

Location

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  • West Fishwick Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, England, TD15 1XQ
  • Timezone Europe/London GMT (GMT+00:00)   GPS 55.7518°N 2.1540°W

Nearest transport

Coach stations
Berwick-upon-Tweed: Golden Square Coach Stop — 5.9 miles
Beal (Northumberland): West Mains Bus Stop — 10.8 miles
Belford (Northumberland): Market Cross Bus Stop — 16.5 miles
Train stations
Berwick-upon-Tweed Rail Station — 5.8 miles
Dunbar Rail Station — 22.0 miles
Chathill Rail Station — 23.0 miles
Ferry ports
Belvedere Ferry Landing — 41.2 miles
Airports
Edinburgh Airport — 49.0 miles

Directions


From Edinburgh
Take the A1 south to Berwick-upon-Tweed and at the Morrison's roundabout continue on the A1 south to Newcastle. At the bottom of the hill, turn right onto the B6461 signposted Paxton/Kelso and continue on this road for 5.3 miles. Strathmore Caravan Park is signposted on the right-hand side.

From Newcastle
Take the A1 north, following the signs for Berwick-upon-Tweed, and go through two roundabouts taking the A1 towards Edinburgh. Cross the River Tweed and take the first left onto the B6461 signposted Paxton/Kelso. Continue on this road for 5.3 miles. Strathmore Caravan Park is signposted on the right-hand side.

Please note that satnavs tend to turn people off the B6461 at the wrong point to Fishwick Mains. (We are actually in West Fishwick.) Please only leave the B6461 on seeing our signs at the top of the drive with a white bungalow set back from the road.

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

This is a beaut area of the country, set close to the coast and with heaps of countryside attractions too whether you're ready to relax or up for adventure, or feel like some local River Tweed fishing, golfing, hiking or biking.

Within five minutes' drive are Paxton House and its 80 acres of landscaped gardens and woodland walks by the River Tweed; Norham Castle, a significant part of the England/Scotland skirmishes in days of yore, and the Chain Bridge Honey Farm to pick up sweet souvenirs.

Several other castles are in the region: Dunstanborough, Floors, Lindisfarne and Bamburgh are all well worth a look; Border Abbeys, Abbotsford House, Alnwick Gardens, the Ford and Etal estate and Bowill House and its country park are all close by for fans of historic houses and green green gardens.

Both Berwick-upon-Tweed and the coast at Spittal Beach are within a ten-minute drive and naturally we're going to recommend a day at both… Ancient Berwick-upon-Tweed is quite the pull for history buffs, with its old old ramparts to walk around and the oldest barracks in Britain; take a snap of the historic railway viaduct too.

And if it's nature you're after, have a day seeing the seabirds at the spectacular St Abb's Head National Nature reserve on the Berwickshire coast, where you'll be able to spy thousands of flutterers including guillemots, kittiwakes and razorbills.

Must see

  • Berwick-upon-Tweed Castle & Ramparts (5.9 miles)
  • Berwick-upon-Tweed Barracks & Main Guard (6.1 miles)
  • Berwick-upon-Tweed Museum and Art Gallery (6.1 miles)

National Trust

  • Lindisfarne Castle (15.5 miles)
  • Dunstanburgh Castle (29.1 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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Admission
Admission is only permitted after registering at reception.
All guests spending the night at the park must present their ID at the reception desk and sign registration forms.
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.

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