160+ Family Friendly Campsites in the UK 2024 from £9 p/n
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Family Campsites

Top family friendly campsites

Searching for where to camp in the UK with kids in tow? You’re in the right place! We offer a wide range of campsites across the country, all conveniently located near top family attractions, including beaches and national parks. With such great locations, you’ll never run out of things to do. Whether it’s your first family camping trip or you’re seasoned campers, you’ll find everything you need to plan your next holiday here. Filter by family favourites like play areas, game rooms, swimming pools and dog-friendly facilities to find your perfect campsite.

Family camping FAQs

What are some of the most popular destinations for a family camping holiday?

Some of the most popular areas in the UK for a family camping trip include:

Cornwall
Devon
Dorset 
Lake District 
Northumberland 

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What family friendly campsites are near me?
We know you don’t always want to travel very far to get away, especially when you’re new to camping or have tiny tots. To discover family friendly campsites near you, head to SiteSeeker and filter by facility type to find your ideal campsite.
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How can I view attractions near family campsites?

There are numerous ways to see what’s near your campsite of choice. Look at the local area information on campsite pages, search on What’s On, or view our advice hub to see a wide range of inspiration around our campsites.

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Which family campsites allow pets?

All of our family friendly campsites allow pets and have facilities to cater to your four-legged friend. Look out for dog friendly facility icons on campsites, such as whether there’s a designated dog walk or doggy shower. View a list of our top dog friendly campsites.

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Which campsites have swimming pools?
Log in to your member account or join the Cub to view all of our campsites with swimming pools.
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We're new to camping - any advice?

Welcome to the start of your camping journey! We know it can feel overwhelming planning your first few trips away so we’re here to help. Click the links below for some tips and inspiration:

Specific question you can’t find the answer to in our FAQs? Contact us.

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Which campsites have activities?

Some of the family friendly facilities you can find on our campsites include:

  • Play areas
  • Ball game areas
  • Game rooms
  • TV rooms
  • Wi-Fi

To access campsites that have swimming pools, you’ll need to join the Club if you haven’t already. Joining gives you access to our member exclusive campsites as well as discounts on UK attractions, outdoor retailers, and lots more.

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Which campsites are by theme parks?

Many of our family friendly campsites are within easy reach of some of the best UK theme parks. Some of the most popular include:

Alton, The Star Club Site – 1 mile from Alton Towers Resort
Chertsey Club Site – 7 minute drive from Thorpe Park
Drayton Manor Club Site – a short walk to the theme park entrance
Walton on Thames Club Site – 25 minute drive from Chessington World of Adventures
Salisbury Club Site – 30 minute drive to Paultons Park

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Holiday inspiration for your next family camping trip

Normans Bay

Whether you're camping with tiny tots or adventurous teens, there's plenty to explore across the UK near our family campsites. We've linked to lots of advice and inspiration below, from the most popular destinations to activities for adventure seekers.

Campsites in simply incredible locations

The UK has the best of both coast and countryside. A camping trip to the beach has endless possibilities, from exploring rockpools to fossil hunting. View our top family beach activities. Alternatively, take a look at the beautiful National Parks like the Lake District and Brecon Beacons.

Attractions for the whole family

You'll never be short of days out from our campsites. From meeting new animal friends at the zoo, to learning all about the UK's horrible history's, there's a nearby attraction for everyone.

For adventure seekers

An idea of activities for those wanting to spend plenty of time enjoying the great outdoors.

Popular family camping locations in the UK