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The Camping and Caravanning Club Campsite

Conkers Camping & Caravanning Club Site

England, Heart of England, Derbyshire, Swadlincote

+44 1283 224925
All Year

Alan Rogers Review

While staying at Conkers, National Forest Camping & Caravanning Club Site, you will be in the heart of the National Forest with walking and cycling from the site. This well thought out site has hardstanding pitches off a large roundabout and plenty of grass pitches for tent owners. The all-year-round site offers full facilities and plenty of walking and cycling opportunities direct from the site, including the Ashby World Heritage Trail, a three-and-a-half-mile route following the old Ashby and Nuneaton Joint Railway. The National Forest covers 200 squares miles, embracing some of Staffordshire, Leicestershire and Derbyshire. It is a place to enjoy various activities, from forest walks and gentle cycling to horse riding and fishing. It also encompasses numerous attractions from Calke Abbey, the National Brewery Centre, National Memorial Arboretum and right at its heart, Conkers visitor centre offering a Discovery Centre, sculpture trail and an assault course for teenagers. The site has 100 grass or hardstanding pitches (some seasonal). Most have electric hook-up. There are also 5 Safari tents available for hire.

Non-members are welcome and may join on-site. Please speak to site staff for details and to check pitch availability before arrival.


The site has a single toilet block providing showers, washbasins & WC’s. Facility for visitors who are disabled. Laundry. Baby change. Family shower room. Dishwashing area. Motorhome service point. Chemical toilet point. Telephone. Information area. Gas sales. Ice pack freezer. Children’s play area. Ball games area. Wi-Fi free. Pets welcome. Dog walk. Earliest time of arrival 13.00.

  • Accommodation to Rent
  • All Year
  • Childrens Play Area
  • Fishing Nearby
  • Glamping
  • Golf Nearby
  • Nature
  • Outdoor
  • Small Site
  • Wifi Free
  • Wifi Partial Site


From Burton Upon Trent take A444 to Overseal, turn left at church and Robin Hood Pub. Then take 2nd road on the right Slackey Lane. At junction turn left and site is then on the left.

From M42 junction 11 join A444 towards Overseal and Burton Upon Trent. At Overseal turn right turn right into Moira Road. The site is then on the left after passing Slackey Lane.

Link to campsite location map on google
Location Coordinates
Decimal Degrees (DD)
Latitude Longitude
52.737157 -1.548132
Degrees, Minutes & Seconds (DMS)
Latitude Longitude
N52 44 13 W1 32 53

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