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General

  • Coastal site next to Maryport Marina
  • Near an aquarium, two museums, a go-karting track and a golf course
  • Highly scenic views of the Solway Firth, plus spectacular sunsets

Ahoy there... If you’ve been seeking a site right in the middle of the historic harbour town of Maryport – right next to the marina itself, in fact – then you certainly can’t do much better than Harbourside Caravan Site.

Better still, this site is within a very short walk of several of the town’s topping attractions such as a Roman museum, a maritime museum, an aquarium and an indoor karting track; you’re also a mere two miles from the local coastal golf course, and within very easy reach of the Cumbria Coastal Way long-distance footpath too, which runs right through the town.

The site has a simple set of amenities that includes an accessible sanitary block with hot showers, a bath, a parent and baby bathroom and a laundry room and a washing-up area, as well as electricity bollards and water stands around the accommodation area.

In 2017 a new customer lounge with a TV, comfy seating and tables are all available for your downtime, if all you require is somewhere to plan your days of sightseeing or relax with something on the box/your own thoughts.

Please note

Discount cards and gift vouchers cannot be applied to bookings made via Pitchup.com.

Commercial vehicles (vehicles used for work-related purposes, carrying goods or fare-paying passengers) and sign-written vehicles are not permitted on site.

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

If you bring an awning with your caravan, your car must be parked in the car park.

Electricity is metered on site at £0.22 per kWh and must be paid at check-out.


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9.6

Overall rating based on 137 reviews

 

98% would recommend this site to a friend.

97% would stay here again.

 

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Great site friendly staff 14/09/2018

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Ian O. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

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    Great site friendly staff

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Lovely site with excellent facilities 10/09/2018

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Jeanne M. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

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    Lovely site with excellent facilities

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ALL staff go out of there way to help you very friendly, site quite 09/09/2018

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Lisa R. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • Electric optional gravel touring pitch
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    All facilities are immaculate, also close to the town, this site has never disappointed us

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    There is nothing to dislike

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Facilities were very clean, good level pitches, and friendly staff. 11/09/2018

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Sandy P. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • Electric optional gravel touring pitch
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    Loved being so close to the boats as soon as we left our caravan. We had a large pitch, which we chose. Staff were very friendly and very helpful. Lovely walks around the harbour and light house. Really enjoyed our stay. Would come again. Thank you.

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    Nothing to dislike.

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The staff were friendly and helpful and the facilities were kept clean 03/09/2018

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Wendy M. Confirmed

  • Electric optional gravel touring pitch
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    Small and compact. Nice and quiet which was a surprise as I thought being by a harbour it would be noisier. Good facilities which were shared with the marina. Very interesting aquarium nearby with very good reasonably priced ice cream! A place to relax and unwind watching the sea.

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    Nothing as we enjoyed the visit even although it rained and the wind was blowing on second day. Reminded us of home!

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An excellent site with good facilities at a reasonable price. 02/09/2018

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Robert E. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

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    Well kept quiet site next to the marina. Friendly staff.
    Reasonably priced.
    10 minute walk into town with a choice of pubs, restaurants and cafe's.

    Disliked: 

    Although the toilets and showers are kept immaculately clean, I think the shower curtains need to be renewed occasionally.

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a great location and very close to the town. Great ... 31/08/2018

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    a great location and very close to the town. Great facilities and very friendly and informative staff, the guy who dealt with us answered every single question on the site or the surrounding area, very impressed. Also really recommend the Indian Restaurant nearby, great value

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    Nothing

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Site very clean and tidy staff very helpful 29/08/2018

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom David P. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

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    Site very clean and tidy staff very helpful

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Great Place and very friendly staff. Really clean and modern ... 29/08/2018

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Alan G. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

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    Great Place and very friendly staff. Really clean and modern facilities.

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excellent 28/08/2018

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom GORDON G. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

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    every thing great wee site very clean staff great .very clean toilets and showers and u can use the wee staff room for hot drinks watch tv sit and meet people good WiFi water next to your caravan no long walk 5min to town I will b back as I thought it was a really good site defo

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    nothing

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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

Rules

Barbecues allowed

Campfires allowed

Commercial vehicles allowed

Dogs allowed

Groups welcome

Family friendly

Motorcycle friendly

Single-sex groups welcome

Student groups welcome

Nearby amenities

Bar nearby

Location

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  • Maryport Marina,, Marine Road, Maryport, Cumbria, England, CA15 8AY
  • Timezone Europe/London BST (GMT+01:00)   GPS 54.7141°N 3.5065°W

Nearest transport

Coach stations
Maryport: Curzon Street Coach Stop — 0.4 miles
Flimby (Cumbria): Rail Station Bus Stop — 1.8 miles
Workington Bus Station — 5.2 miles
Train stations
Maryport Rail Station — 0.5 miles
Flimby Rail Station — 1.8 miles
Workington Rail Station — 5.2 miles
Ferry ports
Nichol End (Derwentwater) Ferry Landing — 16.3 miles
Hawes End Derwentwater Ferry Landing — 16.6 miles
Keswick Ferry Landing — 16.8 miles
Airports
Glasgow Prestwick International Airport — 70.3 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

Several excellent attractions lie around Maryport Marina and within very easy walking distance of the park. For a spot of local history, explore the exhibitions and collections at Senhouse Roman Museum and Maryport Maritime Museum, or for something purely fun-based, take the kids for a day out to zoom around the tracks at West Coast Indoor Karting, or to marvel at the fish and other slimy sea creatures that inhabit the tanks at Lake District Coast Aquarium.

If you’re into walking, then the highly scenic Cumbria Coastal Way long-distance footpath also passes through Maryport, and you can head along it in either direction for spectacular views out across miles upon miles of Cumbrian coastline.

Tramp the path six miles north (or take the wheels out for a spin along the B5300) and you’ll happen upon the Victorian village of Allonby; wander around its cobbled streets spying such historic sights as the Old Baths, North Lodge, Christ Church, and the workingmen's Reading Rooms and check out the cheerfully painted homesteads along the way.

As well as lots of history and a couple of award-winning beaches, the village also has some rather fine views across the Solway Estuary towards the mountains in the south of Scotland; for avid anglers, a local company also operates fishing trips off the Solway coast.

Must see

  • John Paul Jones Cottage Museum & Visitor Centre (12.9 miles)
  • Mirehouse Historic House and Gardens (13.6 miles)
  • Whinlatter Forest & Visitor Centre (14.3 miles)

National Trust

  • Wordsworth House and Garden (6.5 miles)
  • Buttermere and Ennerdale (13.0 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:  12:30 p.m. –  6 p.m.
Depart:  11:30 a.m.

Harbourside Caravan Site cancellation policy

Balance refunds: no penalties

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

Bookings cannot be amended within 1 day(s) of arrival.

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

A 15% non-refundable deposit is payable now.

The remainder is payable on arrival.

Pitches: a £10.00 deposit is required on arrival and will be refunded on departure when returning the gate badge/barrier pass/toilet keys.

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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.
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
No refunds/discounts for inclement weather, late arrivals or early departures.
Units will be allocated on arrival.

Changes to your holiday
Bookings cannot be amended within 1 day(s) of arrival.

Dogs
Dogs must be kept on leads and supervised at all times.
Guide dogs are allowed on site free of charge.

General
Discount cards and gift vouchers cannot be applied to bookings made via Pitchup.com.
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.
Radio, music and TV players must be kept at a low volume. Car doors and boots must be closed quietly.
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.

Pitches
Pitches: a £10.00 deposit is required on arrival and will be refunded on departure when returning the gate badge/barrier pass/toilet keys.
You must follow the management directives when pitching your tent/unit and related equipment.

Reception
Reception is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. between 01/10 and 31/10.
Reception is open from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. between 01/04 and 30/09.

Safety
Barbecues are permitted but must be raised off the ground and attended by an adult at all times.
Firearms are not permitted.
Open fires are prohibited.

Vehicles
Commercial vehicles (vehicles used for work-related purposes, carrying goods or fare-paying passengers) and sign-written vehicles are not permitted on site.
Only one car is to be parked by the pitch. Extra vehicles must be parked in the designated area.

Visitors
Visitors’ cars are not permitted on site.

Additional terms

If you bring an awning with your caravan, your car must be parked in the car park.

Electricity is metered on site at £0.22 per kWh and must be paid at check-out.

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