Haltwhistle

Camping and Caravanning Club Site
from £5.60 to £9.50 Per person/night
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Overview

  • Campsites which have great fishing facilities on site or adjacent to the campsite

    Top site for fishing

  • Campsite is located within a National Park

    Site within National Park

  • A great site for cycling

    Top site for cycling

Pitch in a lovely clearing in the forests of Northumberland in the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and European Geopark.

Haltwhistle Club campsite’s setting in a clearing in Bellister Wood makes it the ideal get-away-from-it-all camping destination. The wood, once part of the Bellister Castle Estate, is now managed by the National Trust and is a haven for wildlife and you could find yourself sharing your pitch with rabbits and birds, including woodpeckers.

This 50 pitch site betwixt the Northumberland National Park and North Pennines is surrounded by magnificent walking and cycling country. The Haltwhistle Rings – a series of 22 local walks is one way to take in the local scenery. Hadrian’s Wall, five miles from the campsite, offers walking opportunities along with Kielder Water and Forest Park which has a 27-mile track around the shore of the lake. Water sport lovers can sail, canoe and water ski here too.

Back at Haltwhistle campsite, the adjacent River Tyne provides fishing for those with the appropriate rod licence.

After a day cycling or walking or enjoying some of the area’s many attractions our secluded campsite among the trees is a peaceful oasis to relax and unwind. The modern facilities include showers and toilets, a laundry and washing up area.

Access and SatNav Advice

Narrow and steep approach road to site.

Worth Noting

Some all-weather pitches are available, but steel awning pegs are required for some.

WiFi

100% coverage cannot be guaranteed due to rural location, weather conditions and changing flora. These can cause variable signal strength. Hotspots are available. Prices.

Eat Local

A farmers' market is held at Greenhead Village Hall on the second Sunday of each month.

Facilities

Haltwhistle has the following facilities on or around the site.

  • Members' and non-members' caravans welcome

    Members' and non-members' caravans welcome

  • Members' and non-members' trailer tents welcome

    Members' and non-members' trailer tents welcome

  • Hardstanding with electric hook-up

  • Difficult access/approach

  • A well-sheltered site

  • Showers

  • Electric shaver sockets

  • Chemical toilet disposal point

  • Motorhome stop-off

  • Dishwashing facilities

  • Fishing (licence may be required)

  • Payphone

  • Designated dog walk

  • Club Site Wi-fi

  • Members' and non-members' motorhomes welcome

    Members' and non-members' motorhomes welcome

  • Members' and non-members' tents welcome

    Members' and non-members' tents welcome

  • Grass pitch with electric hook-up

  • Grass only pitch (no electric)

  • Flushing toilet

  • Washbasins

  • No dedicated accessible facilities

  • Drinking water taps

  • Washing Machines

  • Ice pack freezing

  • Gas cylinders

  • Pets welcome

  • Electric hook-up

Reviews

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4

Just returned from a two week stay on this site.

This review is for Haltwhistle

Just returned from a two week stay on this site. Beautiful site in an amazing setting first week very quiet and relaxing just what we needed and wanted due to both having very busy demanding jobs. Sadly though the second week completely spoilt it for us as workmen started on site and the site became a building site over night for the whole of the 2nd week the noise from the saw and digger were bad enough but helped along with disgusting language from the builders not amused at all. Wardens couldn't do anything about it when asked such a shame surely it would of been more professional to have workmen on site out of season or at least warned people on the website beforehand...

  • Towing: Moderate
  • Location: Secluded
  • Suitable For: Peaceful break
  • Friendliness: 3
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 4
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5

Very pretty site, lots of flowers and trees.

This review is for Haltwhistle

Very pretty site, lots of flowers and trees. River runs alongside and some lovely footpaths to follow, especially the one to the waterfall. Haltwhistle in easy driving distance with shops/pubs etc. Originally booked for 3 nights but so much to see stayed an extra night. Vindolanda and the Roman Army Museum are a must. Will definitely stay here again if in the area.

  • Towing: Easy
  • Location: Country
  • Suitable For: Families,Older couples,Peaceful break,Younger couples
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 5
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4

Only 2 showers in each so could be busy at popular times. Dog friendly with good dog walks.

This review is for Haltwhistle

Only 2 showers in each so could be busy at popular times. Dog friendly with good dog walks. Few gnats etc. handy for hadrians wall sites.

  • Towing: Moderate
  • Location: Country
  • Suitable For: Older couples,Active break,Younger couples
  • Friendliness: 4
  • Cleanliness: 4
  • Facilities: 4
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4.7

Were on visit to Hadrians wall - well positioned for all parts of it.

This review is for Haltwhistle

Were on visit to Hadrians wall - well positioned for all parts of it.

  • Towing: Moderate
  • Location: Country
  • Suitable For: Older couples,Peaceful break
  • Friendliness: 4
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 5

Travel

Local Travel

Nearest bus stop: 0.5 mile from Site entrance

Nearest train station: Haltwhistle 2.5 miles

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