Campsites near the water

Whether a pitch to relax on by the river, or a lake for fishing and nature watching, campsites by the water make for a top holiday location...


Ballyness Caravan Park, Ireland
Set in the North Antrim countryside, just a few minutes from the Giant's Causeway, this site has three wildlife ponds that are home to a pair of swans and numerous moorhens and ducks.

Exe Valley Caravan Site, Somerset
Located in Exmoor National Park, this is an adults only site in a wooded valley set alongside the river Exe and a gentle millstream. Beautiful views, an abundance of wildlife and many footpaths are in the area.

Fforest Fields, Wales
Nestled in the Welsh hills and set on a 500-acre farm, Fforest Fields has two lakes to either walk around or have a splash about in. There are tracks and trails through the woods and beautiful views.

Harford Bridge Holiday Park, Devon
Harford Bridge is set within Dartmoor National Park with the River Tavy forming a boundary and offering riverside pitches. The site is walker, cyclist and dog friendly and the park is adjacent to a cycle route.


Hurley Riverside, Berkshire
This family friendly park sits alongside the River Thames in the village of Hurley, near Henley-on-Thames. With direct access to the river and the Thames Path, this site is perfect for walkers and lovers of the river.

Newberry Valley, Devon
Nestled within a peaceful valley, just a few minutes' walk from Combe Martin beach. On site is a two-acre coarse fishing lake that makes for a beautiful place to walk or simply relax and spot lots of wildlife.

Run Cottage Touring Park, Suffolk
A small touring park near Woodbridge with just 45 pitches in 4.5 acres of parkland with a large pond and views over open farmland. There's a stream at the bottom of the site and lots of wildlife.

Warcombe Farm, Devon
A landscaped campsite with panoramic sea views near Mortehoe, Woolacombe and Ilfracombe. There's a private fishing lake on site with some pitches having direct access to the lake. 15-acre woodland nature trail also on site.