We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Lakeside Caravan & Camping

Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Ballyshannon
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Lakeside Caravan & Camping
View Map
Add Photo Write a Review

58 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 58: English reviews
Dungiven, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed in a caravan for 2 nights with our 2 children and had a great time. Park was great and staff were very friendly and also supplied us with 2016 booklet of caravan locations which was our bible for the rest of our 2 week trip around Ireland! Would recommend !

Helpful?
Thank Fiona S
Swansea, Wales
Level Contributor
119 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Super location on the lakeside with lovely views and a walk. Problem was the cold and rain. Nice site with level, hard standing pitches. Electricity on a nice level pitch. Water nearby. Loos and washing facilities nice and clean but the doors opened directly outside. The block behind reception is much better. Wi-Fi only works near reception (great in the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jenkswales
mungo s, Manager at Lakeside Caravan & Camping, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of Lakeside Caravan and Campsite. Your feedback is greatly appreciated and helps us to improve our facilities. Kind regards Mungo Sloan More 

Ireland
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here several times over the years. Only getting around to writing a review now. Location, facilities and staff are second to none. Mungo (manager) himself is very helpful and has ensured that our current stay is as relaxing as it can be with 3 kids! He goes the extra mile and always has. 8 years ago he drove us... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Shauna K
mungo s, Manager at Lakeside Caravan & Camping, responded to this review

Dear Shauna, thank you for your review. Our aim at Lakeside is to ensure that people are comfortable and happy during their stay. We look forward to seeing you again, kind regards Mungo. More 

Armagh, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

We had booked our caravan in for a long term stay at Lakeside we were recommended a site by the owner that was secure next to him. In July we were contacted by the owner to advise us that our caravan had been stolen from the caravan site. When we arrived at the site we received a careless attitude from... More 

Helpful?
Thank CoronaCamper
mungo s, Manager at Lakeside Caravan & Camping, responded to this review

This unfortunate incident did take place but one or two points I would like to clarify. I am onsite 24 hours. The barrier giving access to this side of the site was locked. The people that removed the caravan actually wheeled the caravan across the grass and onto the driveway without disturbing any other residents. A simple ball hitch clamp... More 

Travelers are raving about these Ballyshannon hotels

Exeter, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

This site is set close to the very old town of Ballyshannon, and by the dam of Lough Erne. It is in a lovely setting beside the lake and is within easy reach of the Belleek pottery and further to Enniskillen. BUT the site is not well cared for and the toilet and shower facilities are grubby and rather neglected.... More 

Helpful?
Thank happybunny338
mungo s, Manager at Lakeside Caravan & Camping, responded to this review

We are sorry that you were disappointed with the facilities at Lakeside Caravan and Campsite. Our staff works hard to ensure that facilities are kept clean at all times. Bathroom facilities are cleaned twice a day and a waste company collects all refuse twice a week. It is disappointing that you did not inform a member of staff with your... More 

Dublin, Ireland
Level Contributor
12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 via mobile

Firstly, I just wanted to comment on the review from Joseph from Derry. I think the comments directed towards Mungo were out of order. I stayed here in August and found Mungo to be friendly, professional and informative. The facilites are clean and useable and 3 star as advertised. Im not sure why anyone would have any major issues about... More 

Helpful?
Thank StevieSantucci
mungo s, Manager at Lakeside Caravan & Camping, responded to this review

Dear Stevie, thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us here in Ballyshannon and look forward to seeing you again! Kind regards Mungo. More 

Level Contributor
3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

Myself and my brother used this as our campsite and starting point for our motorcycle trip around Donegal. Very nice welcome and very cheap. The place was quiet with necessary facilities which were clean. Breakfast was available in the local onsite restaurant from early morning and was great feed for the money. There was a local recreation room with some... More 

Helpful?
Thank Ray L
mungo s, Manager at Lakeside Caravan & Camping, responded to this review

Dear Ray, thanks for your review of Lakeside Caravan and Camping. Hope to see you back again sometime! regards Mungo. More 

Dublin, Ireland
Level Contributor
35 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

We are a group of 4 families who stayed for 2 nights during the August bank holiday. It was nice the first day as the sun was out - the place was quiet, views relaxing and very spacious. The second day it was nearly raining the whole time but I must say this place is really worth the stay. It... More 

Helpful?
Thank sue p
mungo s, Manager at Lakeside Caravan & Camping, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Its great to meet people who appreciate the hard work of the staff. Kind regards Mungo More 

Derry, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

upon arrival with my family to camp here i was greeted by "mungo" who was one of the most belligerent and unpleasant men i have ever met. was shown around the campsite and where to pitch. we were shown a shack and told this is were the showers and toilets were. and told we cant use the showers after 10pm... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Joseph C
mungo s, Manager at Lakeside Caravan & Camping, responded to this review

Isn't it a coincidence that you always a review like this after having to pull people to order!! I am absolutely disgusted with this review. Simply because it is full of untruths. When the customer arrived they were given different options or locations for their tent. Considering the amount of rain we had there was not many options so they... More 

Limerick, Ireland
Level Contributor
19 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here 2 nights over the bankholiday weekend. While the weather was changeable, (it changed between heavy rain and heavy rain with driving wind) the site is very well run. It's clean, has a lovely view of the lake, well maintained modern toilets and showers with a restaurant on site for breakfast. €27 is about right as it includes the... More 

Helpful?
Thank DenisJR001
mungo s, Manager at Lakeside Caravan & Camping, responded to this review

Thank you Denis for your common sense review. We are delighted you had a good stay. At this stage I am almost embarrassed about the weather! We do work at keeping the facilities in the best possible conditions for our guests. Hope to see you again! Mungo. More 

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

80 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (29)
Viewed
View from Room (4)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (8)
Viewed
Bathroom (5)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Other (11)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (51)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (5)
Viewed
Business Center/Function Rooms (1)
Viewed
Other (43)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Ballyshannon
4.2 mi away
Sandhouse Hotel
Sandhouse Hotel
#1 of 1 in Rossnowlagh
4.5 of 5 stars 488 reviews
0.8 mi away
Dorrian's Imperial
Dorrian's Imperial
#2 of 4 in Ballyshannon
4.5 of 5 stars 83 reviews
4.2 mi away
The Holyrood Hotel
The Holyrood Hotel
#2 of 5 in Bundoran
3.5 of 5 stars 932 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
112.2 mi away
Dun Na Si Guesthouse
Dun Na Si Guesthouse
#3 of 4 in Ballyshannon
5.0 of 5 stars 27 reviews
0.0 mi away
Strandhill Caravan and Camping Park
0.9 mi away
Mai Kelly bed & breakfast
Mai Kelly bed & breakfast
#2 of 11 in Ballyshannon
4.5 of 5 stars 31 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Lakeside Centre, located on the shores of Lake Assaroe, Ballyshannon, consists of the Failte Ireland approved 4 star rated caravan and campsite, watersports activities with supervision by qualified staff (advanced booking required), orienteering, archery, team building courses - perfect for schools days out and groups, and a 3rd Generation Astro Pitch suitable for all team sports. Visitors can also obtain permits to fish on the lake and bring their own boat should they wish. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lakeside Caravan & Camping

Address: Belleek Road, Ballyshannon, Ireland
Location: Ireland > County Donegal > Ballyshannon
Also Known As:
Lakeside Caravan & Camping Hotel Ballyshannon
Lakeside Caravan And Camping
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing