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National Trust Campsite- Wasdale Campsite

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Wasdale Head, Eskdale CA20 1EX, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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37 reviews 37 reviews
11 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I stayed for 4 nights in August. The campsite is clean and well-maintained with good facilities. Neither of us had to queue for the toilets or for a shower in the mornings. There's a laundry room which we didn't need to use but it was good to know it was there. The staff at reception were helpful... More

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London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My partner and I visited this campsite in July (bit lazy with the reviewing!!) and we both LOVED it! Firstly, we have been on those camping trips when you get soaked and cold- SO, we opted for a Camping Pod this time to avoid this happening again. And what a great decision we made. We hired the Family Pod -although... More

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Basic camp site in a beautiful location. We stayed for three nights in our camper van the hard standing were under the trees which provided a good place to hang your washing line when trying to dry your wet walking gear, but not so good if you want to have your breakfast in the sun as they do block out... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent campsite. Love the strict enforcement of 11 pm rule. Wardens v friendly and let me us their business phone when crap BT payphone stole my money. Nice distance between tents. Midges were not too bad a problem.

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Surrey
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this campsite at the last minute without realising quite how remote it was! And google maps took us over the Hardknott Pass, which was a scary experience at dusk, and totally unexpected! Booking online was easy and arriving out of hours wasn't a problem - our tent tag and gate card were left at reception. There are no... More

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Nairobi
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent a few days here and had a great time walking up the Scafells, Pillar circuit, etc. Although it was late July, the site was not too crowded - possibly due to its more remote location. The site has great views, and clean facilities with free hot showers. The small shop is well-stocked with food items, stuff you might... More

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Northwich, United Kingdom
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75 reviews 75 reviews
8 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here in a group with 3 tents and a camper van for a long weekend and gad a glorious time. Mainly spent time remembering the good old days before kids when this would have been an ideal place to head off into the hills. As it was it was a great safe place for the kids to roam around... More

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

I love this campsite but unfortunately felt that is has been poorly managed by the NT. I do not understand the need for all the trees in the far field? Is it campsite for humans or for midges? The trees do nothing than provide a haven for midges AND worse block the wonderful views of the mountains. Please cut down... More

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London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

When I go camping I hope for certain things, clean showers and toilets, tidy location, great views. This site had all three. Great location if you love walking and staying in a rural location. On the web site it stated that the showers cost 20p, however they are free.

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Not long back from our second pod experience. Have previously stayed at a pod on the Langdale NT campsite and really enjoyed it, decided to try the Wasdale site. We were not disappointed. Beautiful location and lucky enough to have one of the four pods in the top field with amazing views of the mountains. Even though the pods were... More

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Address: Wasdale Head, Eskdale CA20 1EX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Eskdale
Also Known As:
National Trust Campsite- Wasdale Campsite Hotel Eskdale
National Trust Campsite- Wasdale Campsite Eskdale, Lake District

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