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Burrs Manor Wild Camping

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Burrs Manor Wild Camping: Set amongst green fields

General

  • Peaceful wild camping at a farmland site in the Peak District
  • A 15-minute drive from the towns of Buxton and Bakewell
  • Less than an hour from Alton Towers theme park; near the Monsal Trail

Relaxing among green fields, trekking through the hills of the Peak District and settling down of an evening in a traditional village pub… If that sounds like your dream getaway then Burrs Manor Wild Camping, a mile from the village of Chelmorton in the Peak District, should be the very spot for you.

The site is in a top spot for walking and cycling getaways, close to many of the waymarked trails crisscrossing the Peak District. The site is three miles from the start of the Monsal Trail, where you can hire bikes or explore the former railway line on foot or horseback, and less than 10 minutes’ drive from the starts of the High Peak Trail and the Tissington Trail.

You can stay active on site with a game of footgolf (book in advance) or just idle around in the peace and quiet of the countryside farmland, taking in the view over the farmhouse towards the peaks.

To unwind in the evenings, head to the traditional village pub in nearby Chelmorton, a 25-minute walk away, to have a bite to eat and knock one back in the beer garden. If you’d prefer to handle all the cooking yourself, barbecues are welcome on site and the towns of Buxton and Bakewell are nearby when you need to stock up on supplies.

Please note

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

Facilities/activities including footgolf are subject to extra charges payable on arrival.

The site does not accept breeds/crossbreeds listed in the Dangerous Dogs Act (i.e. Pit Bull Terrier, Japanese Tosa, Dogo Argentino, and Fila Brasileiro).

Protective masks must be worn at all times in common areas.

Fishing is not currently available due to restrictions imposed by the coronavirus outbreak.

Please note that the toilet/shower facilities are unisex.

Guests are advised to bring a good quality torch with them as parts of the park are unlit.

Minimum spacing of 3 metres between pitches.


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8.4

Overall rating based on 340 reviews

 

83% would recommend this park to a friend.

82% would stay here again.

  65% described as Wild camping ?

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Fantastic wild camping experience10/11/2021

Reviewer's country: United KingdomKasia S.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

  • Primitive grass tent or trailer tent site
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    Wonderful place, very peaceful. There were few other tents but everyone was respectful. This is as close as you will get with wild camping in England. Will be going back for sure, my two dogs loved the space and lots of area to explore :) toilets and showers available ,washing facilities also

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Lovely site, beautiful scenery, friendly owner, clean bathroom. We will …10/03/2021

Reviewer's country: United KingdomKate G.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

  • Primitive grass site
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    Lovely site, beautiful scenery, friendly owner, clean bathroom. We will definitely be going back to this site.

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Very good site with space and views09/30/2021

Reviewer's country: United KingdomFrançoise D.Confirmed

  • Primitive grass site
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    Really lovely site with great views in a very good location for walking etc and clean showers and loo, very happy overall

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    A little disappointed to be near quite a noisy road

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Excellent site, adequate facilities, level pitches, friendly owner.09/28/2021

Reviewer's country: United KingdomAnonymousConfirmed

  • Primitive grass tent or trailer tent site
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    The relative remoteness of the site. Always hot water available. Most people adhered to the request for respect to other campers e.g. no music after 10.30pm etc. The offer of a free fire pit plus some kindling and logs!

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    Only one shower could prove problematical if and when the campsite got very busy.

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Basic site you got what it said on the box09/24/2021

Reviewer's country: United KingdomPeter C.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

  • Primitive grass site
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    Basic site you got what it said on the box

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Great weekend stay. Perfect base for a weekend of walking.09/20/2021

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

  • Primitive grass tent or trailer tent site
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    Beautiful location, hassle free arrival and set up, great walks from the site.

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Great site, really simple but wow great views! We will …09/20/2021

Reviewer's country: United KingdomVictoria S.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

  • Primitive grass site
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    Great site, really simple but wow great views! We will definitely be staying again.

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Facilities were clean, staff were friendly and helpful!09/20/2021

Reviewer's country: United KingdomAnonymousMobile phone iconConfirmed

  • Primitive grass tent or trailer tent site
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    Atmosphere and scenery

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    No Bins

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Awesome week get away. Only one other person on site.09/18/2021

Reviewer's country: United KingdomDavid R.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

  • Primitive grass site
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    The freedom. And the cows, toilets and showers clean. Nice views

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Lovely campsite with beautiful views. Easy to find, perfectly positioned …09/13/2021

Reviewer's country: United KingdomAnonymousConfirmed

  • Primitive grass tent or trailer tent site
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    Lovely campsite with beautiful views. Easy to find, perfectly positioned in the Peaks!
    Relaxed and laid back feel with good washing / cleaning facilities. We'll definitely be back next year!

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Features

Coronavirus

Capacity reduced to increase social distancing

Extra toilet/shower facilities available

Hand sanitizing stations

More frequent emptying of bins

Shared spaces: daily deep cleaning

Shared spaces: more frequent cleaning

Leisure on park

Bar or club house

Cycle hire

Evening entertainment

Fishing

Fitness centre

Indoor swimming pool

Kids' club

On-site restaurant/cafe

Outdoor swimming pool

Playground

Recreation room/arcade

TV room

Takeout

Tennis

Watersports

Amenities on park

Bath available

Car parking by site/unit

Composting toilet

Dog park

Drying room

Free wifi

Grocery store

Ice pack freezing

Internet access

Laundromat

Parent & baby washroom

Payphone

Pick-up from public transport

Portaloo

Pub toilets

Restrooms

Shower available

Washing-up area

Wheelchair access

Wifi

Groups welcome

Family friendly

Motorcycle friendly

Single-sex groups welcome

Student groups welcome

Rules

Barbecue grills allowed

Barbecue provided

Campfires allowed

Commercial vehicles allowed

Dogs allowed

Dogs allowed all year

Camping 2.0

Bell tents

Themes

Budget/backpacker

Hikers’ paradise

Peaceful

Remote location

Wild camping

Wildlife haven

Utilities

Charging facilities

Dump station

Electric car charging point(s)

No drinkable water point

No hot water

No running water

Propane/gas cylinders available

Recycling available

Renewable energy

Nearby amenities

Bar nearby

Dog walk nearby

Nearby farmers' market

Public transportation nearby

Type

Farm

Large (51-200 sites)

Location

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  • Chelmorton, Buxton, Derbyshire, England, SK17 9SW
  • Timezone Europe/London +0100 (GMT+01:00)   GPS 53.2366°N 1.8425°W

Nearest transport

Coach stations
Market Place — 3.3 miles
Market Place — 3.3 miles
Buxton Road — 7.1 miles
Train stations
Buxton Rail Station — 3.4 miles
Dove Holes Rail Station — 4.8 miles
Chapel-en-le-Frith Rail Station — 6.1 miles
Ferry ports
Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal — 49.2 miles
Airports
Manchester Airport Terminal 3 — 19.7 miles
Manchester Airport — 19.8 miles
Manchester Airport Terminal 1 — 19.9 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

There’s lots more to do in the Peak District National Park than follow trails: abseil from the viaduct at Millers Dale, explore the spectacular dams of Derwent Valley or dive below ground at Blue John Cavern – all less than an hour from Burrs Manor.

The nearby towns of Buxton and Bakewell are must-visit spots too: in Buxton, go below the earth’s surface once more at Poole’s Cavern, stand under the stunning Devonshire dome, or stroll through the Pavilion Gardens. And in Bakewell? There’s plenty to see and do here too, but the one thing you must try is a Bakewell pudding...

Plenty of old houses are in the area for historic and cultural days too: Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall and Tissington Hall are each less than 30 minutes from Burrs Manor, and The Old Manor, White Peak Estate, Little Moreton Hall, Kedleston Hall and Sudbury Hall are all within an hour’s drive.

Too sedate? A more high-octane experience awaits on the rides at Alton Towers theme park, a 50-minute drive from Burrs Manor. For something that falls somewhere in the middle, try a treetop adventure full of zip lines and rope courses at Go Ape, 15 minutes from the site.

Must see

  • Haddon Hall (8.0 miles)
  • Chatsworth (9.4 miles)
  • Lyme Park & Gardens (NT) (11.2 miles)

National Trust

  • Winster Market House (10.6 miles)
  • Lyme Park (12.0 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.

Policies

Permitted arrival/departure time

RV, trailer and tent sites
Arrive:  10:30 a.m. –  6 p.m.
Depart by:  10 a.m.
On-park accommodation
Arrive:  9 a.m. –  7:30 p.m.
Depart by:  12:30 p.m.

Burrs Manor Wild Camping cancelation policy

Balance refunds: no penalties

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 cancelations 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.

The remainder is payable direct to Burrs Manor Wild Camping on arrival.

Deposit transferable during COVID-19.

Payment methods accepted at the park

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Cash
Cheque

Terms and conditions

Park booking terms and conditions

  • How much is payable upfront? A 15% transferable deposit is payable when you book, with the balance payable on arrival. Read more
  • Does Burrs Manor Wild Camping have a swimming pool? No View all features
  • Is Burrs Manor Wild Camping dog friendly? Yes View all features
  • What attractions are near Burrs Manor Wild Camping? There’s lots more to do in the Peak District National Park than follow trails: abseil from the viaduct at Millers Dale, explore the spectacular dams of Derwent Valley or dive below ground … Read more
  • When can I check in and check out of Burrs Manor Wild Camping?
    RV, trailer and tent sites
    Arrive:  10:30 a.m. –  6 p.m.
    Depart by:  10 a.m.
    On-park accommodation
    Arrive:  9 a.m. –  7:30 p.m.
    Depart by:  12:30 p.m.
    Read more
  • How much does it cost to stay at Burrs Manor Wild Camping? From $27.27 (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.

Coronavirus
Fishing is not currently available due to restrictions imposed by the coronavirus outbreak.
Minimum spacing of 3 metres between pitches.
Protective masks must be worn at all times in common areas.

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.

Dogs
Dogs must be kept on leashes and supervised at all times.
The site does not accept breeds/crossbreeds listed in the Dangerous Dogs Act (i.e. Pit Bull Terrier, Japanese Tosa, Dogo Argentino, and Fila Brasileiro).

Extras
Facilities/activities including footgolf are subject to extra charges payable on arrival.

General
Please note that the toilet/shower facilities are unisex.
Public areas are non-smoking.
Quiet hours must be respected between 11:30 p.m. and 6 a.m..
Radio, music and TV players must be kept at a low volume. Car doors and trunks must be closed quietly.

Safety
Barbecues are permitted but must be raised off the ground and attended by an adult at all times.
Guests are advised to bring a good quality torch with them as parts of the park are unlit.

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

Visitors
Visitors are not permitted on site.

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