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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

To start with - to get here you need to know where you're going - it's quite remote. You travel around a lake with breathtaking views. Use a map rather than google map or you might end up going through Hardknott Pass (absolutely must see), which I wouldn't recomend after dusk. Ideal location for walking up Scarfell Pike. The site... More

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Middlesbrough
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here with my girlfriend in September 2014 and it's a cracking little campsite, very clean and tidy, great location for Scafell, which is what we went for. Lots of ground to chose from to pitch your tent, toilet/shower blocks were very clean and tidy, plenty of hot water just needed a bit more water pressure in showers but that's... More

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Cheshire
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love It!!!! We have just got back from a long Bank Holiday weekend in our tent at Wasdale. We had saved up our 20p's as some reviews said there was a charge for showers but it turned out there wasn't! The facilities were clean. Showers are the push button variety which do go off quite quickly however not a problem... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed for 3 nights in one of the pods at the site with my girlfriend. The campsite is in an absolutely picturesque part of the Lake District, at one end of Lake Wastwater and at the base of Scafell Pike. The site as you arrive looks extremely clean and well laid out and even though we didn't have a car... More

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Woking, United Kingdom
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78 reviews 78 reviews
12 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

My partner bought me two nights' stay here in our tent, so we could climb Scafell Pike and Great Gable. The site is really very good indeed. There was plenty of space available - you can basically pitch your tent wherever you'd like to. We went around to the far end of the site and were able to park our... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Camped here for 3 days and would highly recommend this campsite. Beautifully situated at the foot of Scafell and a short walk from the lake, this campsite has everything you need if you want peace, quiet and stunning landscapes. Facilities at the site are excellent, good showers, clean loos and plenty of space to pick your ideal camping spot. It... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

What a gem of a campsite in stunningly beautiful surroundings! It attracts campers who enjoy the hills and mountains, and limits the size of groups. We climbed England's highest peak and canoed on Englands' deepest lake. Staff are very friendly and helpful, and facilities all in good condition. After 3 nights in a pod, we liked the place so much... More

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37 reviews 37 reviews
11 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

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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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

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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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

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