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Tarnfoot Farm Campsite

Ambleside, Cumbria LA22 9HF, Reino Unido, Ambleside LA22 9HF, England
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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

what a peaceful place great location nestled between amazing hills and mountains owners so friendly free ranged eggs but no electric point but who cares for the tranquil site... I will go again so in the lakes and lots to see walked in langdales great pubs dungeon gill great food and ale

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Preston, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

So pleased I came across this campsite, so reasonably priced too. We stayed Friday night and left Saturday at 8.30pm, the owners are so friendly and helpful. Beautiful setting perfect for a lovely walk to grasmere or Ambleside, we did both and then went for a swim in loughrigg tarn which is right next door afterwards, it was awesome! No... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

A stunning location nestled between amazing mountain views and a picturesque tarn. Perfect start to many of the fantastic walks and only a 45 minute stroll into Grasmere. So beautiful you forget their isn't a shower and just jump in the tarn instead.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

Superb campsite with perfect surroundings for our trip out of the city lights to view the Perseids. Friendly and well maintained. Really made us feel welcome and cant fault the path markings off the fells to get us back to camp in the early hours.

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preston lancs
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

My family have been coming to the campsite for about 15 years . Its great, its got all you need a tap and a toilet and a field that is a bit uneven . if you want amenities please don't come its for back to nature camping . my grown up children are now going as they like it .... More 

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Lytham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I stayed here when I was 14 during a duke of Edinburgh exped and returned when I was 23 and I was so pleased it hadn't changed. This is what true camping is about! Water tap, toilet, and rolling fields!!

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Mancetter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Absolutely beautiful, the views are breathtaking, not in the middle of no where, with an easy walk or 5 minuet car drive into Ambleside. The owners are lovely, the toilets are extremely clean with no queue's!!!! (even when we went which was the start of July school holiday- peak time). The tarn which is only a 2 minuet walk from... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 via mobile

Ive been coming since before I was even born, again and again I return to what I truly believe is the best campsite in the lakes! Its no frills back to basics camping, x2 toilets and a outside sink & a rope swing for the kids. The tarn is great for swimming in and a pub 10 min walk away.... More 

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Llandysul, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014 via mobile

I first found this campsite about 20+ years ago completely by accident and have been coming back several times a year, every year since, always with family or friends and never disappointed. Ok so its not a bowling green to pitch on and there was no showers but its cheap, friendly, peaceful and quiet, has its own private lake and... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

No drinking no swearing and dont kick your ball over the fence cos the grumpy old farmer will not give u it back and its like being on a school trip lights off at 11 sharp. Ques likely for the poorly maintained 2 outside toilets at crucial times but if you like very basic camping then u will love this... More 

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