Looking for the best campsite in Yorkshire?
An understated adventure, Yorkshire is an excellent spot to explore. Boasting stunning coastal walks, untouched sandy beaches, picturesque villages and remarkable countryside, it’s a great place to road trip. Home to some of the best hiking trails the UK has to offer, and with plenty of watersport action too, it’s a great location for those looking to be active. Also, if relaxing is on your agenda there are plenty of tranquil spots amongst nature to lose yourself in. Convinced you need to explore the charm of this country? You can hire a campervan or motorhome and begin your adventure in no time. But make sure you don’t delay because…
Here are the best campsites in Yorkshire
Best Campsites Yorkshire on Beach
Situated close to popular sandy bay Scarborough, this campsite is an excellent base to explore Yorkshire’s dramatic coastline. With a beautiful cliff top walk guiding you to the town of Scarborough, two sandy bays and a castle headland, there’s plenty to explore on foot from the site itself. Also, the area boasts the ruins of a 12-century castle, Sea Life and Marine Sanctuary and a water park, so there is something for everyone to enjoy. You can even visit the RSPB nature reserve at Bempton Cliffs and you might be lucky enough to catch a glimpse of puffins and gannets. Cyclists can join the “Cinder Track”, which stretches from Scarborough to Whitby. In the Summer, you can also attend the Scarborough Open Air Theatre for something a little different. The site itself offers well-placed facility blocks, spacious pitches, a play park, a recreation room and a well-stocked shop. There’s also an exercise field for dogs too.
A 5-start family-friendly holiday park located on the North Yorkshire Coast, this site is a great stop. Situated in Robin Hood’s Bay, it’s just a 10-minute walk to the beach or a short drive from other major attractions inducing Whitby. Relax by the ocean and soak up the tranquillity of being by the water. Or, if you would like to explore even further you can take a trip to the market, open-air theatre or find a local festival to add some excitement to your trip. There are also plenty of pubs, restaurants and shops in close proximity to the site for you to venture to. The camping ground itself offers Wi-Fi, luxury facilities and eco-friendly electricity all your needs are covered. Award-winning, it’s a much-loved campsite perfect for the whole family to enjoy.
Best Campsites in Yorkshire For families
A beautiful spot for riverside camping, situated in the village of Appletreewick on the banks of the River Wharfe. Surrounded by trails for walking, cycling and lounging along the river, it’s the perfect place to find adventure, or kick back and relax. Popular landmark Simon’s Seat is even within reach of the site. With two large campsites to choose from, there’s plenty of space to find a spot that suits all your needs. Also, on-site you can except Wi-Fi, a coffee and bread shed, a shop and boules and skittles for some play. You can even enjoy fly fishing on the river bank. Dog-friendly too, no one is left out on this trip. It’s a wonderful site with something for the whole family to enjoy.
Offering an escape in nature, this luxury campsite is nestled in the glorious Yorkshire Dales. Because there is plenty to do on foot straight from the site, it promises a relaxing break. Head out on the many walks this region has to offer, or enjoy the delights of the local village. The site itself is wonderfully tranquil, with a small stream flowing through the site, and breathtaking views surrounding it. With modern 5-star shower facilities, electric hook-up and dogs welcome, it is truly a site with it all. Because it has many different pitch options, you can choose from spots below trees, by the water or situated on a hilltop to find your perfect camping atmosphere.
Ready to head out on a Yorkshire road trip?
It couldn’t be easier to hire a campervan or motorhome and head out on your trip. Book in 3 easy steps and relax knowing that everything is insured and taken care of. You can pick a campervan or motorhome style that suits your needs perfectly. Then, you can enjoy your trip with confidence that all your needs are fulfilled. What are you waiting for!? Book today and get going.