Kendal

Camping and Caravanning Club Site
from £6.45 to £10.95 Per person/night
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Overview

  • Campsite is located within a National Park

    Site within National Park

Pitch up here at this lovely hillside campsite at the gateway to the southern Lake District.

Our Kendal Club campsite is ideally located for those who enjoy walking and cycling. The hills and peaks of the southern Lake District are on the doorstep while the Yorkshire Dales National Park is around a 30 minute drive away.

This beautiful campsite feels secluded yet is within walking distance of Kendal itself where you’ll find a selection of shops, a supermarket, two castles, the Abbot Hall Art Gallery as well as the award-winning Quaker Tapestry Exhibition.

The campsite enjoys lovely fell views, offers spacious pitches and has good range of facilities including a laundry, children’s play area as well as toilets and showers.

Windermere is around nine miles from Kendal campsite. Here you can board a steamer, launch a boat, windsurf or canoe. Back on land the World of Beatrix Potter at Bowness on Windermere offers the chance to meet Peter Rabbit and his friends. On the western shores the National Trust owned woodlands, Claife Heights, is great for walking, cycling and wildlife spotting.

Amblseside at the northern tip of the lake is the starting point for the challenging Wansfell, the Langdales and other mountain. You can also walk to Stock Ghyll Force from the centre of the town. Pretty Grasmere is worth a visit. Treat yourself to some of Sarah Nelson’s famous gingerbread. You’ll find the Grasmere Gingerbread shop tucked away in the corner of the churchyard.

Worth Noting

Some pitches are sloping and chocks are required.

WiFi

100% coverage cannot be guaranteed due to rural location, weather conditions and changing flora. These can cause variable signal strength. Hotspots are available. Prices.

Eat Local

Plumgarths Farm Shop and Low Sizergh Barn sell local produce. Farmers’ markets are held at Brough, Orton, Penrith and Pooley Bridge.

Facilities

Kendal 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

  • Grass only pitch (no electric)

  • Showers

  • Electric shaver sockets

  • Chemical toilet disposal point

  • Washing Machines

  • Ice pack freezing

  • Ball games

  • Payphone

  • Designated dog walk

  • 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

  • Grass pitch with electric hook-up

  • Flushing toilet

  • Washbasins

  • Some accessible facilities

  • Drinking water taps

  • Dishwashing facilities

  • Childrens play area

  • Gas cylinders

  • Pets welcome

  • Electric hook-up

Reviews

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3

Had a pleasant circular walk along the river and also up to Kendal Castle.

This review is for Kendal

Had a pleasant circular walk along the river and also up to Kendal Castle. However, very disappointed with the club facilities. Not what I expect from the C&CC. Wash block was like something from the 1950's and inadequate for the number of camping places. No private washing cubicles and nowhere to put your towel. The 2 showers were very small and looked like they had been converted from toilet cubicles.

  • Towing: Moderate
  • Location: Town
  • Suitable For: Families,Active break,Younger couples
  • Friendliness: 4
  • Cleanliness: 4
  • Facilities: 1
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5

A well placed site, close enough to Kendal but just far enough away to provide a peaceful...

This review is for Kendal

A well placed site, close enough to Kendal but just far enough away to provide a peaceful location. Obviously, with a little travel, the Lake District is on your doorstep and Windermere a short car journey away.

  • Towing: Easy
  • Location: Town,Country
  • Suitable For: Families,Older couples,Groups,Active break,Peaceful break,Younger couples
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 5
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4.7

I really believe the toilet block is in need of complete update

This review is for Kendal

I really believe the toilet block is in need of complete update

  • Towing: Easy
  • Location: Country
  • Suitable For: Families,Older couples,Peaceful break
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 4
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4.7

Our stay at Kendal was enhanced by the site team of Chris and Catherine who were not only...

This review is for Kendal

Our stay at Kendal was enhanced by the site team of Chris and Catherine who were not only welcoming and helpful but so friendly, above and beyond the norm.

  • Location: Country
  • Suitable For: Active break,Peaceful break
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 4

Travel

Local Travel

Nearest bus stop: 0.5 mile form Site entrance

Nearest train station: Kendal – 1 mile

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