The best campsites for city breaks

For a great getaway whatever the weather a city break makes for a great choice. There's attractions aplenty to enjoy during the day and a vibrant nightlife for the night owls among you ...


Bay View Holiday Park, Lancashire
20 minutes from the historic and cultural city of Lancaster, Bay View has a rural setting on the coastline overlooking Morecambe Bay. As well as a shop, play area and games room, there's also a cafe, bar and restaurant.

Coombe Caravan Park, Wiltshire
With great views over the countryside, Coombe Caravan Park is just 20 minutes from Salisbury and 10 minutes from a Park and Ride service. The city of Salisbury offers a gothic cathedral home to the Magna Carta and many museums.

Highfield Farm Touring Park, Cambridgeshire
This is a rural countryside park, five miles west of the city of Cambridge and close to a Park and Ride service. Covering eight acres and part of a working farm, the site is peaceful and spacious.


Swiss Farm Touring & Camping, Oxfordshire
Just a short walk from the beautiful town of Henley on Thames, Swiss Farm is the perfect base for a trip into London. Within the hour you can be in the capital via public transport.

Townsend Touring Park, Herefordshire
Hereford, home to a stunning cathedral and 17 century timber framed black and white building, is half an hour from Townsend Touring Park. The luxury site has a fishing lake, farm shop and butchery.

Willowbank Holiday Home & Touring Park, Merseyside
Set on the coast near Formby, Willowbank is 30 minutes from the city of Liverpool. With a large collection of museums and galleries, and the world-famous Albert Dock and waterfont, there's plenty to see here.

City images: Salisbury Cathedral ©VisitEngland/Chris Lock, Cambridge ©VisitEngland/Iain Lewis, London ©VisitEngland/Alex Hare