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Best UK campsites for tent campers

Tent camping on one of our campsites guarantees access to outstanding facilities and an on-site team dedicated to making sure you have a pleasant stay. Whether you’re looking for a family-friendly campsite or one suitable for your canine companion, we have you covered. With over 2500+ UK campsites in our network to choose from, you’ll definitely find the perfect destination to pitch up your tent and kick-start your adventure.

Below, you can see all of our tent camping sites; a few of these sites also have backpacking facilities, so they’re ideal for tent campers on the move.

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Tent camping FAQs

Which tent is best for camping?

There's so much to choose from when it comes to finding your perfect tent. So where do you begin? Our camping experts have gone above and beyond to find the best tents for every camper and occasion. You can check out our tent buying guide here, alongside other great tried and tested tents.

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Can you pitch a tent anywhere?

The rules for wild camping vary. For more on wild camping in the UK, check out our wild camping guide here.

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What tent campsites are family-friendly?

We have over 160 family-friendly campsites around the UK. To find tent campsites near you, filter your search by clicking on ‘Site Feature’ and ‘Tent’s Allowed’. Here you can pick from a wide selection of tent campsites.

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What tent campsites are open all year round?

Whether you’re camping in the middle of winter or the peak of summer, we have tent campsites open all year around. Become a member today to find a wider selection of all-year-round campsites.

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Where are the best places to tent camp with a great view?

The UK is full of breathtaking coastlines, beaches, mountains, wildlife and more. If you want to pitch your tent at a unique campsite, check out our member-only campsites today. These exclusive campsites are located all around the UK and offer a unique camping experience.

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More information on tent camping

From purchasing the right tent to pitching a tent and even ensuring your tent is protected throughout the seasons, check out our expert advice on tent camping.

Popular camping destinations

Whether you’re a city person or you’re looking to escape into the countryside, there are so many popular camping destinations that you can choose from. You can find and book a tent campsite with all the facilities you’ll need by filtering through our UK campsites here. You can also check out all of our popular camping destinations below and plan your camping adventure today.

Inspiration for tent campers

Don't forget a single thing when you go tent camping. Here is a variety of inspiration to help you plan your trip.