Best UK Campsites for Families

You don't need to venture too far to find some great family campsites...

Do you want to book a family holiday? Maybe you just want to make sure that the kids have plenty to do the next time you go on a vacation. Either way, you can find out everything you need to know about family camping right here, while also being able to book the best vacation on a budget.

Mill Park (UK0681)

Mill Park lies in a sheltered spot near Ilfracombe in Devon. On the campsite, you will find a takeaway, gaming room, shop and even a laundry area. There are some great facilities, and if you want to go glamping then you’ll be glad to know that this is easy to do. There are three bell tents and there are also some glamping pods too. The on-site pub is surrounded by woodlands and the nearby beaches are not to be missed. In terms of facilities, there is a children’s play area, a small river that flows through the park and a gaming room. There’s also an internet bar, a fishing lake and a fully-stocked shop. What more could you want for your next family vacation?

Applewood Countryside Park (UK3385)

It doesn’t matter whether you want to explore Norfolk or whether you just want to take the kids on an adventure in the countryside because this is one site that you won’t want to miss out on. The coastline is stunning to say the least and it’s very tranquil as well. There are over 13 acres of parkland and the hedges there offer plenty of privacy. There are six glamping pods and if you want to take your vacation to that next level then you can easily book the Shepherd’s Cabin. The site is right next to the Banham Zoo, and this contains 2,000 animals from all across the world. Some of them include giraffes, tigers and even penguins too. The animals can be fed and there are plenty of exciting presentations. The Appleyard is very close as well, and there you’ll find a grocery shop, a takeaway and a local pub. The site has a children’s play area and dogs are welcome with no additional charge.

The Hop Farm Campsite (UK3055)

The Hop Farm Camping Park is very popular amongst families. There are so many activities there that are designed to entertain children, and this includes an indoor and outdoor play area. There’s even funfair rides, a driving school, Magic Factory and the Great Goblin Hut as well. This is the venue where a lot of events are held throughout the summer as well. Some of the activities there include festivals and shows. Some of the other things that you can do include visiting the local restaurant, boat launching, fishing and even nature walks. Dogs are accepted but they are not allowed in the visitor attraction.

Polruan Holidays (UK0190)

Polruan Holidays have plenty of activities available for kids. The sea views are well and truly magnificent, and the site is well maintained. The holiday homes there are all arranged in a neat circle and you also have access to electricity as well. The park is very popular with tourists and there is a heated toilet block. There is a boat launch nearby and there is also a bar for the adults. The campsite is also home to a children’s play area with a lake and beach close to the location as well. If you are a fan of fishing or golf then you’ll be glad to know that there are also facilities near to the location that support this, along with sailing.

Langstone Manor Holiday Park (UK0802)

The best thing about this campsite is that they have a very unique restaurant, known as the Manor House. It’s got a terrace where you can sit out with a beverage and there’s even an open fire as well. This provides some comfort if you decide to go on a vacation during the offseason. Tavistock is only a few miles away and there are also plenty of fishing opportunities. Golf facilities are nearby along with the opportunity to ride horses. This is a very child-friendly campsite that comes complete with bicycle hire and a children’s play area.

Tencreek Holiday Park (UK0006)

The Tencreek Holiday Park is another fantastic holiday destination if you want to take the kids with you. It’s got a luxurious heated pool and there’s also a sports pitch which is designed to suit all weather conditions. For evening entertainment, there’s a cabaret stage and the family have invested a lot in the park over the years.  There’s a big-screen TV and there’s also a games room. The indoor pool has a lifeguard all year and there’s plenty of organised entertainment to suit every age group. There’s a boat launch nearby and there’s also a lake. The seaside beach is the ideal place to visit during summer, but if you don’t want to leave the site then there’s a children’s play area on the campus.

Forest Glade Holiday Park (UK1000)

There is a small heated pool that’s great for kids. There’s also a sauna and a patio area outside as well, with a games room for the children. The soft play area is very popular and it’s a dog-lovers paradise too. The owners have developed a wildlife pond and there is also plenty of walks that you can go on as well. The campsite do accept dogs and there’s always plenty of different roads and routes to explore, so if you are an avid walker then you should have no problems here.

So, if you want to take the kids on a family vacation then you’ll be glad to know that there are plenty of options available. All of the above campsites are more than suitable for children and there’s also plenty for the adults to do as well. If you want to find out more about each campsite then you can easily contact the owners to see if there are any other facilities and to also make a booking.