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Campsites with summer availability - book your super staycation now

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It's not too late to book the perfect summer getaway

We can’t quite believe it’s mid-July already! The weather’s hotting up, the daylight is lingering longer and it’s time to get out exploring in your motorhome, caravan, campervan or tent.

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Choosing the right campsite for you

As the saying goes, ‘preparation is key’, but with busy lives and lots to do, finding time to stop, search and book a summer touring or camping holiday can be difficult.

Maybe the kids are asking where you’re going for your family holiday, or you need to plan in a tranquil break for some much-needed R&R, but there just doesn’t seem enough hours in the day to find the perfect pitch.

‘Where do I start?’ we hear you cry! Don’t panic, because this article brings you a selection of top campsites and touring parks with summertime availability. Whether you’re looking for a coastal escape, a rural retreat or somewhere full of fun for all the family, we’ve got it all in this varied selection.

Just think, if you make a cuppa and take 10 minutes out of your day to book one of these campsites now, you could be looking forward to the ideal summer staycation in no time.


  Sands Caravan and Camping, Scotland

Sands Camping and Caravanning

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Set on the beautiful west coast of the Highlands of Scotland, you can choose a pitch wherever you please at Sands Caravan and Camping. This is holiday location perfection on a 55-acre campsite. You can choose a sheltered spot among the sand dunes or a raised pitch with stunning views of the Isle of Skye and Outer Hebrides.

As well as pitches for motorhomes, caravans and tents, there are also camping pods and caravan holiday homes. On the campsite there are three heated toilet and shower blocks, electric hook-ups, a motorhome service point, a games room, play area, licensed shop and café.

Sands Caravan and Camping  


  Blair Castle Caravan Park, Scotland

Blair Castle Caravan Park

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This picturesque campsite is situated in the grounds of Blair Castle, seven miles from the town of Pitlochry, boasting excellent shops, cafés, restaurants, distilleries, and a theatre.

With views over Blair Castle and the mountainous Highland scenery, this campsite is a Scottish gem. The campsite is set over 30 acres offering 184 touring pitches and five-star standard facilities. There are five heated toilet blocks with individual cubicles, baby changing rooms and dishwashing areas.

There's also a general store and a launderette, while kids will love the playground and games room.

Blair Castle Caravan Park  


  Parbola Holiday Park, Cornwall

Parbola Holiday Park

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Nestled in 16 acres of mature grounds with wooded glades, gorgeous Parbola Holiday Park is in the perfect spot to unwind. There are a range of camping pitches and luxury caravans just waiting to be booked at this caravan and holiday campsite in Hayle and St Ives.

On the campsite is a swimming pool (with lifeguards on duty to ensure peace of mind when small ones are in the pool!).

Take advantage of these great offers:

  • 7 nights: July £109
  • 7 nights: August £195
  • 7 nights: Early September £63

Parbola Holiday Park  


  Waxham Sands Holiday Park, Norfolk

Waxham Sands Holiday Park

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Whether you’re skimming stones at Sea Palling, seal spotting at Horsey Gap or putting your boating skills to the test on the Broads, there’s no place like ours for reconnecting with nature.

At this gorgeous, immaculate and perfectly placed caravan and holiday campsit is a range of spacious, grassy and flat camping and touring pitches just waiting to be booked — your base for experiencing all the gifts Norfolk has to offer.

Take advantage of these great offers:

  • 7 nights: July £181
  • 7 nights: August/peak £202
  • 7 nights: Early September £66

Waxham Sands Holiday Park  


  Sun Haven Caravan & Holiday Park, Cornwall

Woodhill Park

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There’s no place like Sun Haven for reconnecting with the outdoors - whether that’s the local coastal walk up to Bedruthan Steps, the countryside stroll to St Mawgan or the day trip to Padstow’s gorgeous harbour.

Sun Haven is a gentle 15-minute stroll to award-winning Mawgan Porth Beach. Be sure to head into neighbouring Newquay for all the pleasures of a British coastal holiday.

Take advantage of these great offers:

  • 7 nights: July £152
  • 7 nights: August £408
  • 7 nights: Early September £63

Sun Haven Caravan & Holiday Park  


  Green Hill Farm Holiday Village, New Forest

Sands Caravan and Camping Park

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At Green Hill Farm you will find a café, pizzeria, campsite shop and a range of exciting activities and amenities. With nature right on the doorstep, you’re in the perfect place at this luxury caravan and holiday campsite in Wiltshire. Enjoy the scenery,, whether you’re pitching up, touring or booking a lodge.

Take advantage of these great offers:

  • 4 nights in July: £66
  • 4 nights in August peak: £152
  • 4 nights in early September: unbelievable £37 – seriously, if you have pre-schoolers and want to avail yourself of the wonderful weather at the beginning of September, after schools have gone back: this is the deal of the year!

Green Hill Farm Holiday Village  


  Whitby Holiday Park, North Yorkshire

Harrow Wood Farm

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Perched on a clifftop, with magnificent views of the North Yorkshire coast, Whitby Holiday Park is set amidst peaceful footpaths, golden beaches and beautiful countryside, with the charms of Whitby and Robin Hood's Bay nearby.

National Trust owned Saltwick Bay and the Cleveland Way Coastal Path are both accessible directly from the park, making it the perfect retreat for walkers and nature lovers.

Take advantage of these great offers:

  • 20% off Sea View pitches
  • 20% off Whitby Abbey View pitches
  • 20% off Harbour-Side pitches

Whitby Holiday Park  


  Mortonhall Caravan & Camping Park, Scotland

Mortonhall

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Only four miles from the heart of Edinburgh, this Premier Park is located in acres of country estate, combining leafy green parkland with bustling city attractions. With superb transport links in every direction, getting here couldn’t be easier and, once you arrive, you will find yourself in a wonderful location for exploring Scotland’s capital city.

Only a short bus ride away from the centre of Edinburgh, yet Mortonhall Caravan Park’s tranquil country estate location means that you genuinely can enjoy the best of both worlds. Peace and tranquillity combined with easy and affordable access to one of the world’s most exciting cities.

Mortonhall  


  Tantallon Caravan & Camping Park, Scotland

Tantallon

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This family-owned campsite has a stunning location in an area of exceptional natural beauty close to the beach, North Berwick, and its world-class attractions and activities. With superb facilities and activities, you don’t have to venture far to relax, unwind and enjoy the best of East Lothian.

Tantallon Caravan Park overlooks the Firth of Forth right across to the Fife coast, as well, of course, as having unrivalled views of the Bass Rock and the world’s largest colony of gannets. Nearby Tantallon Castle is an imposing clifftop castle just outside North Berwick, which also offers breathtaking views out to May Island and beyond.

Tantallon  


  Belhaven Bay Caravan & Camping Park, Scotland

Belhaven Bay

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Belhaven Bay Caravan Park is situated within the John Muir Country Park and close to the beach and golf course.

The nearby town of Dunbar is the birthplace of the famous explorer, naturalist and founder of the National Parks movement in North America, John Muir. The country park has a nature reserve complete with outdoor play park, which is ideal for both families and the natural history enthusiast alike.

Adjacent, the lovely beach at Belhaven Bay has wide expanses of sand, great surfing and wonderful views across the Firth of Forth.

Belhaven Bay  


  Waren Caravan & Camping Park, Northumberland

Waren

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Waren Mill is nestled within acres of woodland on the headland above Budle Bay Nature Reserve, with stunning coastal views of Holy Island and Bamburgh.

This family-owned campsite is set within an exceptional natural environment and has superb facilities, which means that you have everything that you need to have a completely self-sufficient break in an idyllic location.

But if you do want to venture out, you really couldn’t be in a better location for exploring Northumberland’s coast and country.

Waren Caravan & Camping Park 


  Willowbank Holiday Home and Touring Park, Merseyside

Willowbank Holiday Home 

          and Touring Park

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Willowbank Holiday Home and Touring Park is easily accessible from all over the northwest. Willowbank is just five miles from the centre of Southport and within walking distance of the National Trust nature reserve and Sefton coastline.

Separated from the coastal road by a belt of dense woodland, the park covers almost 30 acres and is entirely fenced. Now with a 50-week season, this is the time to treat yourself to a holiday home or just enjoy your touring caravan for longer in the pleasant relaxed surroundings.

Willowbank has well-surfaced and well-lit roads throughout, with space for car parking at every plot.

Willowbank Holiday Home and Touring Park  


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