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. If you need to re-fuel, the Wallace Arms is in walking distance.

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

  • 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

  • Club Site Wi-fi

Reviews

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4

when I was there the other campers were really friendly, couldn't leave the caravan without...

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when I was there the other campers were really friendly, couldn't leave the caravan without talking to someone. Lots to do if you don't mind some driving and good walks and pubs if you don't.

  • Towing: Moderate
  • Location: Country,Secluded
  • Suitable For: Older couples,Groups,Peaceful break
  • Friendliness: 4
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 3
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5

Very happy. Management went to lengths to ensure our stay was very positive.

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Very happy. Management went to lengths to ensure our stay was very positive.

  • Location: Country
  • Suitable For: Families,Older couples,Active break,Peaceful break,Younger couples
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 5
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4.7

Advised approach from A69 is narrow in places and final approach is more or less single track.

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Advised approach from A69 is narrow in places and final approach is more or less single track. Fortunately it is not a busy road. Otherwise a perfect site.

  • Towing: Moderate
  • Location: Secluded
  • Suitable For: Older couples,Groups,Active break,Peaceful break,Younger couples
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 4
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3.3

We had a good view over the river and it was a very peaceful spot.

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We had a good view over the river and it was a very peaceful spot. We only visited in passing through the area as we wanted to see Hadrian's Wall. Well located for that. A very interesting area.

  • Location: Country,Secluded
  • Suitable For: Older couples
  • Friendliness: 3
  • Cleanliness: 4
  • Facilities: 3

Travel

Local Travel

Nearest bus stop: 0.5 mile from Site entrance

Nearest train station: Haltwhistle 2.5 miles

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