It is officially summer! We think the best way to get out and enjoy the sun is by grabbing your tent and heading out to go camping for a few days – what could be better?
Here’s our list for our top 10 places to go camping in Devon, as voted for by our social media following.
Have we missed any out? Let us know in the comments!
Newberry Valley, Combe Martin
Newberry Valley Park is a family-run caravan park and campsite, nestled within a picturesque and peaceful valley heading towards the sea, just a few minutes walk from the beach and village.
There are 110 touring and camping pitches for caravans, tents, motorhomes and campervans, as well as a camping cabin and a beautiful self-catering shepherd’s hut, all on 60 acres of Noth Devon countryside.
Hidden Valley Park, Ilfracombe
Of all the campsites in North Devon, Hidden Valley Caravan & Camping Park is one of the best. Their well-trained staff will make you welcome and be on hand to ensure your stay with us is relaxed and memorable. After all, they want to welcome you back!
They have an abundance of information on activities including maps of North Devon. You can even tap into the invaluable local knowledge from their staff, who are here to help you get the very best out of your camping holiday in Devon.
For more than 40 years Oakdown Holiday Caravan Park in Devon has been carefully fashioned by the Franks Family, from the open Devonshire meadowland to its current multi award winning standard. No straight lines here, just gentle curves, spacious groves, seclusion, privacy and peace and quiet.
Situated close to Sidmouth, Oakdown are the area’s only AA 5 Pennant Park. At the end of last year they won GOLD in the Visit Devon Tourism Awards 2017 and in February this year they won GOLD in the South West Holiday Park of the Year 2018. Their Devon holiday park combines a stunning location and great accommodation range with top class facilities and an immaculate site.
Woodlands Grove, Dartmouth
Welcome to Woodlands Grove Caravan & Camping Park, a family run beautiful campsite in the picturesque South Devon. The award winning 5 AA gold pennant graded camping and caravanning site is located in beautiful countryside and only a short drive from the waterside town of Dartmouth. With beautiful countryside, woodland and river scenery, seascapes, superb beaches and pretty rural villages it’s a perfect holiday destination.
Whether you’re looking to camp under canvas or bring along your caravan or motorhome, their pitches are available to book from 23rd March to 28th October 2018 and they have a selection of non-electric, electric, grass or hard standing pitches.
Leadstone Camping, Dawlish
A traditional uncommercialised campsite in an outstanding setting with exceptional service and just a 10 minute walk to the “Blue Flag” beach at Dawlish Warren, Leadstone Camping has all you need for a perfect stay.
North Morte Farm, Woolacombe
Our family run caravan park, adjoining National Trust land, is only 500 yards from Rockham Beach and set in some of the most spectacular countryside in the south-west. This stretch of the Devon coastline contains many wonderful beaches – some are quite small with their rock pools and cliffs, whereas nearby Woolacombe has over two miles of golden sands and is a popular surfing and water sports beach.
Warcombe Farm, Mortehoe
A warm welcome awaits you at Warcombe Farm Campsite. They invite you to relax in their landscaped campsite, with outstanding panoramic sea views. their site is nestled between the villages of Mortehoe, Lee and Woolacombe, and is close to the town of Ilfracombe. An ideal location for all those looking to be caravanning and camping in North Devon; the pearl of the South West.
Lobb Fields, Braunton
Lobb Fields is the perfect caravan and camping park set in one of the most unspoilt parts of North Devon. If you are looking for peace, outstanding natural beauty and the best place for relaxation and togetherness, you’ve found it.
Lobb fields think a holiday should include all the family and that includes your dog(s). They are the nearest dog friendly campsite to Saunton Sands beach which welcomes your four-legged friends all year round.
Little Meadow, Ilfracombe
Little Meadow are a small, uncommerical camping site with panoramic views over the Hangman Hills of Exmoor, Combe Martin bay and the Bristol Channel with Wales in the distance. They offer quiet, peaceful camping in North Devon’s tranquil surroundings.
Dornafield, Newton Abbot
Dornafield is a deluxe Gold five Pennant, multi award winning touring caravan and camping park in glorious south Devon between Torquay, Totnes, Newton Abbot and Dartmoor. A Caravan & Motorhome Club Affiliated Site now in its 24th year,
Dornafield Caravan Park is also a member of the Best of British Group and is proud to have been AA South West Campsite of the year 2016, with Platinum award facilities and a David Bellamy Conservation Gold Award. And in 2017 a Bellamy BBKA Honey Bee Friendly Park.