Braithwaite Fold

Camping and Caravanning Club Site
from £8.40 to £14.10 Per person/night
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Overview

  • Campsites which have great fishing facilities on site or adjacent to the campsite

    Top site for fishing

  • Campsite is located within a National Park

    Site within National Park

  • A popular site for couples

    Great site for couples

Pitch on the shores of Windermere and explore the southern Lakes from this site.

Our Braithwaite Fold Club campsite sits on the eastern shore of Windermere in the heart of the beautiful Lake District and is a stone’s throw from the linked towns of Bowness and Windermere.

Our compact site has 66 level hardstanding with electric hook up pitches – and is well laid out. There are modern facilities including an undercover washing up area, laundry and disabled facilities. 3 grass pitches for tents only.

Pitch here and you won’t be short of things to do. For starters you can enjoy the many attractions of the lake right from the campsite. Enjoy a steam cruise or have a go at dinghy sailing, power boating or windsurfing. Meet Peter Rabbit and friends at the World of Beatrix Potter in Bowness on Windermere.

Catch the chain ferry to the western shore for the National Trust’s Claife Heights, ideal for walking and cycling, the pretty village of Hawkshead - home to Hill Top where Beatrix Potter once lived - and Grizedale Forest Park with its Go Ape high wire adventure area.

Fell Foot Park at the lake’s southern tip is perfect for picnics and paddling. Near here you’ll also find the Lakeside and Haverthwaite steam railway and the Lakes Aquarium.

We're sorry but this site can only accommodate one car per pitch at all times. Second vehicles will need to park in the pay and display next to the site.

Worth Noting

This site can only accommodate one car per pitch at all times. If you have more than one car or you are a visiting the camp site you will have to park your car in the pay and display next door to the site.

Facilities

Braithwaite Fold has the following facilities on or around the site.

  • Members' and non-members' caravans welcome

    Members' and non-members' caravans welcome

  • Members' and non-members' trailer tents welcome

    Members' and non-members' trailer tents welcome

  • Hardstanding with electric hook-up

  • Showers

  • Dedicated accessible facilities

  • Drinking water taps

  • Washing Machines

  • Ice pack freezing

  • Payphone

  • Club Site Wi-fi

  • Members' and non-members' motorhomes welcome

    Members' and non-members' motorhomes welcome

  • Members' and non-members' tents welcome

    Members' and non-members' tents welcome

  • Flushing toilet

  • Washbasins

  • Chemical toilet disposal point

  • Motorhome stop-off

  • Dishwashing facilities

  • Gas cylinders

  • Pets welcome

Reviews

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5

Could not be faulted in any respect!

This review is for Braithwaite Fold

Could not be faulted in any respect!

  • Location: Lake
  • Suitable For: Families,Older couples,Younger couples
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 5
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4.7

Good bus service from close to the site.

This review is for Braithwaite Fold

Good bus service from close to the site. Lots of places to eat out would recommend The Water Wheel at Ings & do try their own beer. Plenty of other good places to eat within walking distance. A visit to Allen Bank & Wray Castle(NI) properties nearby are very worthwhile & you can have input regarding there development. An easy walk around Tarn Hows will give great pleasure & and they have 2 motorised chairs for those who find walking hard. Take the ferry over the lake from near the site and walk along the lake side, great views to be had. Enjoy

  • Towing: Easy
  • Location: Town,Lake
  • Suitable For: Families,Older couples,Active break,Peaceful break,Younger couples
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 4
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5

Easy walk to Windermere or a bus stop very close by.

This review is for Braithwaite Fold

Easy walk to Windermere or a bus stop very close by. Many attractions - including walks - trips on the lake and bus trips to market towns for shopping.

  • Towing: Easy
  • Location: Lake
  • Suitable For: Older couples,Peaceful break
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 5
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5

We were greeted by the staff when we arrived and straight away felt very welcome.

This review is for Braithwaite Fold

We were greeted by the staff when we arrived and straight away felt very welcome. We were shown the facilities and which plot we had. The site is very quiet and peaceful, with wild rabbits nibbling at the grass inbetween the caravans! The site is well laid out and very tidy.Bowness is a less than 10 minute walk away. Try the ferry over to Ambleside, and The Albert in town is very good value for food. Porto restaurant is very good - nice for a special occasion. The site is so nice though you may want to stay close by and wonder down to the lake down the little path at the bottom of the site. Overall - amazing weekend!

  • Towing: Easy
  • Location: Country,Lake
  • Suitable For: Older couples,Peaceful break
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 5

Travel

Local Travel

Nearest bus stop: 10 minute walk

Nearest train station: 1.7 miles

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