Save on accommodation at festivals this summer by booking with Pitchup.com
May 27 2013 Posted by Samantha Marsh
Festival goers can save £££s on accommodation costs this summer by booking an outdoor stay with Pitchup.com. The company, which specialises in all types of outdoor accommodation from tents to tipis, has accommodation close to some of the UK’s top festivals from as little as £6 per night.
Below are just some of the festivals with nearby sites. For visitors who already have tickets for a specific festival, check out the Pitchup.com homepage where there is a box for users to input the name of their festival. The website will then automatically show all the nearest sites.
- Gottwood - 20-23 June 3013
This new music festival on Anglesey,
St David’s Park at
HenleyRegatta – 3-7 July 2013
This upmarket boat festival on the River Thames is a popular event located in an area known for its pricey and upmarket accommodation. Visitors who want to make the most of the event but save on accommodation can enjoy an overnight stay from as little as £13 per night when booking via Pitchup.com.
White Mark Farm at Watlington, just a short distance from Henley and the River Thames, is a peaceful family run site offering pitches for caravans, motorhomes and tents. Perfectly fitting with the countryside style of the Henley Regatta the site sells a range of lovely eggs and homemade jams, marmalade and cakes – perfect for a picnic. Prices for a pitch are just £13 per night. Facilities on site include showers, toilet block, washing-up area, ice pack freezing and parking bay alongside each pitch.
Swiss Farm Touring at Henley On Thames is just a few minutes’ walk from the centre of the historic town and famous course. The park is ideal for visitors looking for plenty to do. On-site there is a bar and club house with evening entertainment, cycle hire, fishing, fitness centre, indoor and outdoor swimming pool, tennis court, watersports and restaurant. Pitches start from as little as £14 per night.
- Glorious Goodwood - 30-31 July
This world famous horse racing event at Chichester is a family friendly event which attracts visitors from all around the
Chichester Lakeside Holiday Park Why not combine horse racing with another fantastic sport – fishing, at this 150 acre site just five minutes from the centre of
The Barn Caravan Park Just a short distance away at Lancing is a peaceful site that limits the numbers of guests to ensure there is space for all to enjoy privacy and quiet. The site is open for tents only with pitches costing just £16 per night. The site is on a fully grassed area and features great facilities for little ones including a play area, football pitch, swings, ball games area and a climbing tower slide. Brick barbecues and picnic tables are located around the site for visitors’ use.
Week - 3 - 10 August Cowes
With a week of fantastic yachting to keep everyone entertained, Cowes Week on the
Wight Bells at the Old Park Barn campsite at Sandown on the
Pondwell A little more traditional is Pondwell Campsite at Ryde where pitches for tents are available for just £16 per night. This peaceful site, set within 14 acres of countryside, is just a short stroll from the beach. There is an onsite pub for food and drink plus other facilities including shower block, children’s play area, TV room and shop.
Festival Fringe - 2-26 August Edinburgh
The largest festival of its kind in the world with entertainment ranging from music and dancing to theatre, comedy and craft.
Adventure in the Meadow is just a short drive from
Thurston Manor at Dunbar, also just a short distance from
- In the Woods Festival - 31 August
This festival which takes place in a secret location in
The Hop Farm at Tonbridge is located at the
Chafford Park Campsite at Tonbridge Wells is almost as large, set on a 300 acre working farm. The farm has its own shop where visitors can purchase a range of local organic produce – ideal for a picnic to take to the festival. There are lovely walks from the site and also activities such as clay pigeon shooting and fishing. Pitches cost from £20 per night. Facilities on site include a children’s play area.
More information: visit www.pitchup.com
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Notes to editors
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