Hawkshead Hall Farm
“Working farm with a superb amenities block, close to Hawkshead” - AA Inspector
Our Inspector's view
A lovely site that is situated on a working Lakeland farm in a perfect location for those looking for an active holiday in the heart of one of the most beautiful parts of the Lake District National Park. The campsite lies just 10 minutes away, by foot, from the small attractive village of Hawkshead; a path has been created to enable guests to walk safely off-road into the village to shop or explore. There are pitches for tourers and for tents, and this busy site has very good amenities, with spotlessly clean, well-appointed toilets and a spacious, comfortable TV room, plus free WiFi.
Facilities – at a glance
Electrical hook up
- Wifi available
- Baby bathing/changing
- Total Touring Pitches: 55
- Caravan Pitches Available
- Motorhome Pitches Available
- Tent Pitches Available
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About the area
Cumbria's rugged yet beautiful landscape is best known for the Lake District National Park that sits within its boundaries. It’s famous for Lake Windermere, England’s largest lake, and Derwent Water, ‘Queen of the English Lakes'. This beautiful countryside once inspired William Wordsworth and his home, Dove Cottage, in Grasmere is a popular museum. Another place of literary pilgrimage is Hill Top, home of Beatrix Potter, located near Windermere. Tom Kitten, Samuel Whiskers and Jemima Puddleduck were all created here.
Much of Cumbria is often overlooked in favour of the Lake Distirct. In the south, the Lune Valley remains as lovely as it was when Turner painted it. The coast is also a secret gem. With its wide cobbled streets, spacious green and views of the Solway Firth, Silloth is a fine Victorian seaside resort. Other towns along this coastline include Whitehaven, Workington and Maryport. Carlisle is well worth a look – once a Roman camp, its red-brick cathedral dates back to the early 12th century and its 11th-century castle was built by William Rufus.
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