Ref: IR9155

Hidden Valley Caravan & Camping Park

Ireland, Heart, Co. Wicklow, Rathdrum

+98 0867272872
17 March - 30 September.

Alan Rogers Review

This pleasant, level park occupies over seven hectares on both banks of the pretty Avonmore River near the small town of Rathdrum. It has 110 pitches arranged around a boating pond. The pitches are mostly concrete hardstandings with a few on grass. All have 16A Europlugs and close access to a water tap and waste drainage. Across a fine footbridge is a large, flat area for tents – most of them used by families at holiday time. This site now boasts one of the finest adventure play areas in Ireland. Recent additions are archery, digital paintballing and crazy golf.

There are rowing boats and canoes for hire on the park’s shallow lake, gentle water flumes, chutes and an impressive array of play equipment. Rathdrum’s reputation for picturesque houses, pubs and restaurants makes it a popular location for film shoots. Nearby are the Wicklow Mountains, Powerscourt House, Glendalough, the Meeting of the Waters and the Vale of Avoca. The Georgian city of Dublin is about 50 kilometres by road or rail (station in Rathdrum).


Well equipped and very modern toilet block finished in local slate. Facilities for visitors with disabilities. Motorhome services. Laundry. Hobs for cooking. Small shop, bar, restaurant and takeaway (all April-Sept). Fishing in the river may be arranged. Impressive play park. Canoes and boats for hire on lake. Bicycle hire. Log cabins to rent. Dogs must be kept on a lead. WiFi.

  • Accommodation to Rent
  • American Motor Homes
  • Bar Nearby
  • Bar on Site
  • Lake/River Beach Nearby
  • Bicycle Hire on Site
  • Childrens Play Area
  • Facilities for disabled visitors
  • Fishing on Site
  • Golf Nearby
  • Golf on Site
  • Lake/River Beach Onsite
  • Lake/River Swim
  • Pets allowed
  • Restaurant
  • Riding Nearby
  • Shop Nearby
  • Shop on Site
  • Takeaway Food
  • TV on Site
  • Twin Axle Caravans Accepted
  • Wifi Free
  • Wifi Partial Site


Leave M11 at exit signed Rathnew. From this village follow signs for Rathdrum (approximately15 minutes). Over the bridge approaching Rathdrum turn right immediately at large new apartment building. Take care over speed humps for 100 metres. Park gate is on the right.

Location Coordinates
Decimal Degrees (DD)
Latitude Longitude
52.938693 -6.22898
Degrees, Minutes & Seconds (DMS)
Latitude Longitude
N52 56 19 W6 13 44