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- Peaceful family-run farm site next to the River Derwent
- Excellent base for hikes: walk to Scafell in two hours
- Easy access to local bus services in high season
Setting forth for the Lake District to seek out some scenic views? Settle in to Seatoller Farm and you can start on the scenery-seeing without so much as moving from the site. The views from this family-fun Cumbria farm are stunning whichever way you turn, taking in vistas of the Borrowdale valley and the River Derwent, which runs past the site.
A nifty central location in the Lake District National Park means this site is well placed for lots of walks, whether you’re scrambling up Scafell, ticking off the Wainwright fells or just taking a more leisurely riverside ramble. Protected woodland runs along one side of the farm, so you’re likely to encounter wildlife even just pottering around on site – bats, buzzards, woodpeckers and owls are among the frequent visitors.
Facilities on site have been kept low key to preserve the relaxed rural vibe – separate gents’ and ladies toilets are close to the pitches, as are washing-up facilities and drinking water taps; showers are a short walk away at the main farm building.
Campfires and barbecues are allowed here, but only if they're kept off the grass (you'll immediately be asked to put out any fires that burn the grass). There are a few bars and pubs about a mile away for food and drinks, and a hotel five minutes' walk away for drinks on the terrace.
The campsite has excellent access to the local bus service that runs regularly from the farm during the season.
Open from 29/04/2022 to 30/09/2022
No hen/stag parties permitted via Pitchup.com.
Under 18s must be accompanied by their parents or legal guardians.
Twin axle vehicles are not permitted on site.
Units longer than 5 metres are not allowed.
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Non-electric grass tent or campervan pitch
Max. persons: 5 x
One Tent or Campervan allowed per pitch
Pitch size : Max 7.0m width x 3.0m depth (23.0ft width x 9.8ft depth) Calculated area: 21.0m² (226.0ft²)
Ground type: Grass
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Humble minimum facility with high fee
I could not fault this campsite, picturesque, quiet, people were …
Helpful staff, if you need anything just ask
Excellent site, clean and really peaceful. River running past.
Friendly helpful owner Beautiful location
Very clean facilities, staff were amazing and helpful
Walking distance to the start of the Corridor Route to …
Capacity reduced to increase social distancing
Check-in: self check-in (unattended)
Hand sanitising stations
More frequent emptying of bins
One-way flow for entering/leaving buildings
Shared spaces: daily deep cleaning
Shared spaces: more frequent cleaning
Leisure on site
Bar or club house
Indoor swimming pool
Outdoor swimming pool
Amenities on site
Car parking by pitch/unit
Ice pack freezing
Parent & baby washroom
Pick-up from public transport
D. of E. welcome
Single-sex groups welcome
Student groups welcome
Commercial vehicles allowed
Dogs allowed all year
Lake and/or mountain
Electric car charging point(s)
Gas cylinders available
No drinkable water point
No hot water
No running water
Dog walk nearby
Public transport nearby
Small (11-25 pitches)
Cycle hire nearby
Mountain biking nearby
- Coach stations
— 6.4 miles
6.4 miles Lakeside House for Dove Cottage — 7.2 miles
7.2 miles Daffodil Hotel for Dove Cottage — 7.3 miles
- Train stations
Windermere Rail Station
— 14.0 miles
14.0 miles Drigg Rail Station — 14.5 miles
14.5 miles Ravenglass Rail Station — 14.5 miles
- Ferry ports
Lodore Falls Derwentwater Ferry Landing
— 3.8 miles
3.8 miles High Brandelhow Ferry Landing — 3.9 miles
3.9 miles Low Brandelhow Derwentwater Ferry Landing — 4.5 miles
Newcastle International Airport
— 68.7 miles
Dust off those hiking boots, for Seatoller’s surrounds are stacked with walking trails to suit all comers, from those seeking a gentle stroll through woodland and across heather-strewn fells to those in search of more vertical challenges. A couple of the national park’s top climbs are within hiking distance here – Great Gable is an hour and a half away on foot, and mighty Scafell a couple of hours.
Roam a little further afield for hikes on Catbells (15 minutes’ drive), around the Castlerigg stone circle (25 minutes) or on the slopes of Helvellyn (half an hour away, and a fine choice for mountain bikers too). If you’d like to have a crack at climbing in a controlled environment, try the via ferrata route at Honister Slate Mine, five minutes away, and worth a stop for an underground mine tour even if you’re not up to clinging on to crags.
All sound a little tiring? Less demanding days out include the Lake District Wildlife Park (half an hour) and the sculpture trail at Rydal Hall Gardens (40 minutes). It’s worth knocking around Keswick for a bit too, visiting the eccentric Puzzling Place exhibition and Derwent Pencil Museum or taking tipples at the town’s brewery.
- Whinlatter Forest & Visitor Centre (6.7 miles)
- Castlerigg Stone Circle (6.9 miles)
- Dove Cottage and the Wordsworth Museum (7.2 miles)
- Grasmere and Great Langdale (7.7 miles)
- Wasdale, Eskdale and Duddon (9.5 miles)
Find local routes on the National Cycle Network - over 12,000 miles of cycling routes.
Permitted arrival/departure time
|Camping and touring|
|Arrive:||2:30 p.m. –||10:30 p.m.|
|Depart by:||11 a.m.|
Seatoller Farm cancellation policy
No refunds within 1 week of arrival date.
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.
Deposit transferable during COVID-19. Seatoller Farm will debit the balance from your card 1 week before arrival, or if the arrival date is sooner than 1 week then the balance will be taken immediately.
Please note that the nearest card facilities and cash points are Keswick (8 miles away).Deposit transferable during COVID-19. During COVID-19 you can transfer your deposit to a future stay booked within 3 months of your arrival date. Read more.
Payment methods accepted on the parkCash
Terms and conditionsSite booking terms and conditions
- Does Seatoller Farm have a swimming pool? No View all features
- Is Seatoller Farm dog friendly? Yes View all features
- What attractions are near Seatoller Farm? Dust off those hiking boots, for Seatoller’s surrounds are stacked with walking trails to suit all comers, from those seeking a gentle stroll through woodland and across heather-strewn fells to those in … Read more
- When can I check in and check out of Seatoller Farm?
Camping and touring Arrive: 2:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. Depart by: 11 a.m.
- How much does it cost to stay at Seatoller Farm? From £22 (for 1 night, 2 adults) - prices may change depending on your dates and party. Check prices and availability