Ullswater Holiday Park

205 Reviews

4.4 / 5 overall rating based on 205 reviews in the last 12 months

97% would recommend this site

97% would stay here again

Excellent

57%

Very Good

35%

Average

8%

Poor

0%

Terrible

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"Nice site, lovely area"

Mr Budge - Stayed with family, Jun 2017

20/08/2017

Good site, good shop, nice bar, slightly disappointed with limited choice in the coffee shop but it was still low season. Hard standing pitch could have been slightly larger for length as two large......Read more.

Good site, good shop, nice bar, slightly disappointed with limited choice in the coffee shop but it was still low season. Hard standing pitch could have been slightly larger for length as two large caravans were very close together....Read less.

"early morning coffee while watching the sun rise over the fells(most days) and the perfect base for many walkes and attractions"

Mr P Dickinson - Stayed with family, Aug 2017

20/08/2017

just had a fab week staying here in august,the park site is the perfect base for the north and mid lakes.staff are so friendly and helpful.shower blockes clean and tidy.on site club house/pub (and......Read more.

just had a fab week staying here in august,the park site is the perfect base for the north and mid lakes.staff are so friendly and helpful.shower blockes clean and tidy.on site club house/pub (and for those days you run out of gas half way through cooking damn it)on site fish n chip shop open till 9pm yeahhhh...Read less.

"Passing through from Scotland"

Anonymous - Stayed with partner, Aug 2017

19/08/2017

Lovely site beautiful views. Chippy great best fish ever.

"Camping pod"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Aug 2017

17/08/2017

Very clean and addition of wc/sink and fridge convenient. Addition of kettle would be useful

"Our stay in the lakes"

Mrs M White - Stayed with family, Aug 2017

17/08/2017

Our stay at Ullswater was excellent. The staff campsite and facilities are first class . The staff are really helpful and friendly and nothing is any trouble to them. The campsite is in a prime......Read more.

Our stay at Ullswater was excellent. The staff campsite and facilities are first class . The staff are really helpful and friendly and nothing is any trouble to them. The campsite is in a prime location to all surrounding local attractions. We would recommend this campsite to everyone and we will definitely stay there again....Read less.

"Fablous"

Mr T McMahon - Stayed with family, Aug 2017

16/08/2017

The campsite is Situated on a hillside overlooking fabulous views of lake Ullswater and the surrounding mountains.

We were surprised at the amenities the site had .. A convience store, coffee shop,......Read more.

The campsite is Situated on a hillside overlooking fabulous views of lake Ullswater and the surrounding mountains.

We were surprised at the amenities the site had .. A convience store, coffee shop, Bar and its own chip shop.

The site is well organised, with plenty of nice little touches, a great play area for kids including a zip wire, a covered area for eating which had its own charging point for phones and a microwave which anyone could use. There are toilets and wash areas situated throughout the site and all were very clean and of an excellent standard, with walk in showers.

We stayed in a tent and pitched on an overflow area which had great views of the lake and we managed to have a great nights sleep as the site was very quiet.

I have stayed in many campsites throughout England and Scotland and I have to say This is probably one of the best I've stayed at.

My only advice would be to factor in at least 20-30minutes wait to get served at the fish and chip shop as it gets busy ... But it's well worth the wait ... The food is great!!...Read less.

"Summer 2017"

Mr R Hughes - Stayed with family, Jul 2017

15/08/2017

Lovely location and lovely people. Great cottages to stay in and the site has it's own marina, which was ideal for mooring the boat during the two weeks we were there.

Downside was the very noisy......Read more.

Lovely location and lovely people. Great cottages to stay in and the site has it's own marina, which was ideal for mooring the boat during the two weeks we were there.

Downside was the very noisy fan or shower in the adjacent cottage and my wife would have liked a bath, rather than just a shower. Some extra creature comforts would be nice too: a larger fridge freezer, foot stools, coffee table. These items are just our own preference, but would not stop us staying again.

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"Family holiday"

Mrs J Prouse - Stayed with family, Aug 2017

14/08/2017

Excellent site and caravan 4 had amazing view of the lake which we were not expecting. The play area was very muddy, but it is the Lake district so usually need your Wellington boot's. Lots of wild......Read more.

Excellent site and caravan 4 had amazing view of the lake which we were not expecting. The play area was very muddy, but it is the Lake district so usually need your Wellington boot's. Lots of wild life and views. Only down side was the kitchen not very equipped. We could have done with a toaster and more cutlery and crockery. But would just bring my own next time as will definitely be back....Read less.

"Family camping"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Aug 2017

14/08/2017

First time visited and it was lovely, beautiful surroundings just a shame it was muddy. Due to it being so muddy the play area was just a bog perhaps looking into an alternative surface? The shower......Read more.

First time visited and it was lovely, beautiful surroundings just a shame it was muddy. Due to it being so muddy the play area was just a bog perhaps looking into an alternative surface? The shower block in the middle appeared to be the older one it was kept clean but not as warm as the other two shower areas. Staff friendly and welcoming and chip shop was delicious....Read less.

"Wet weekend"

Mrs A Oshin - Stayed with family, Aug 2017

14/08/2017

Unfortunately when we stayed there had been a period of wet weather with continuous use of the pent pitch. It was quite boggy but we managed okay and the lady at reception had offered to move us......Read more.

Unfortunately when we stayed there had been a period of wet weather with continuous use of the pent pitch. It was quite boggy but we managed okay and the lady at reception had offered to move us should we need to which was good. The staff were all helpful and pleasant the only thing we weren't that impressed with was how dated, cold and in need of a revamp the toilet and shower facilities were.

The kids play area was really good and the idea of the shelted dining area outside. It was a great location for a lovely area of the lakes....Read less.

"⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️"

Mrs P Murray - Stayed with family, Aug 2017

12/08/2017

Would use this site again we stayed for a weekend unfortunately the weather wasn't great but still enjoyed it.

Also it's Dog friendly which is always a plus.

"Nice stay"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Aug 2017

11/08/2017

Enjoyed staying in camping cabin. Nice and clean, plenty of room. Would have been better if cabin located in better position in park as prefer more privacy and the site is starting to feel like some......Read more.

Enjoyed staying in camping cabin. Nice and clean, plenty of room. Would have been better if cabin located in better position in park as prefer more privacy and the site is starting to feel like some of the more over run sites but apart from this no problems. Nice helpful staff at site too....Read less.

"Enjoyed our stay"

Miss L Olver - Stayed with family, Jul 2017

09/08/2017

Enjoyed our stay, our children prefered the caravan to our home! Nice break, lovely surroundings, would recommend to others

"Recent stay"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Jul 2017

08/08/2017

The site was clean enough but with a young family there just wasn't enough for them to do. The fish & chips take away was good for one night but didn't fancy them anymore, the games room was very......Read more.

The site was clean enough but with a young family there just wasn't enough for them to do. The fish & chips take away was good for one night but didn't fancy them anymore, the games room was very disappointing- just a money pit.

The site was fine as a base to leave the caravan but not to stay on the site during the day or evening...Read less.

"Family birthday accomodation"

Mr J Wilkinson - Stayed with family, Jul 2017

05/08/2017

Two cottages rented for weekend of 70th birthday. Nice accommodation one with lake view. Good furnishings and sufficient crockery except for decent size cereal bowls. Site friendly and some child......Read more.

Two cottages rented for weekend of 70th birthday. Nice accommodation one with lake view. Good furnishings and sufficient crockery except for decent size cereal bowls. Site friendly and some child facilities and good amenities in the area. A nice place for a self catering stay in the Ullswater area with several different cottages to choose from. Would recommend....Read less.

"Could have been superb"

Anonymous - Stayed with partner, Jul 2017

05/08/2017

Very well maintained site with superb clean and modern toilets and showers. Layout very good with good roads around the site.

Let down by miserable staff. No smiles and made us feel like an......Read more.

Very well maintained site with superb clean and modern toilets and showers. Layout very good with good roads around the site.

Let down by miserable staff. No smiles and made us feel like an inconvenience to their private conversations with each other.

We were travelling in a motorhome so the lack of anything close by - preferably walking distance -meant we didn't visit Ullswater or anything else nearby....Read less.

"Excellent time"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Jul 2017

04/08/2017

Great play area, kids loved it!!

"Good place for families"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Jul 2017

04/08/2017

Enjoyed our stay and the sites facilities

"Cabin stay"

Miss L Chamberlain - Stayed with partner, Jul 2017

03/08/2017

Stayed in one of the cabins as we were attending a wedding in watermillock. Check in was friendly and efficient. The cabin was clean, spacious and perfect for our stopover. Wash block was clean and......Read more.

Stayed in one of the cabins as we were attending a wedding in watermillock. Check in was friendly and efficient. The cabin was clean, spacious and perfect for our stopover. Wash block was clean and had plenty of facilities. Didn't get chance to explore the other facilities as it was a flying visit but it all looked great and would love to come back for a proper stay!...Read less.

"Fantastic place to stay"

Mr P Cooper - Stayed with partner, Jul 2017

03/08/2017

We had a lovely time at this site, cannot find fault with anything, staff we're very friendly and helpful, there is nothing not to like about it, we will certainly be back next year

"Camping"

Mr P Cokayne - Stayed with family, Jul 2017

02/08/2017

The park is nice, but the drainage on the pitch was poor and it was very muddy. Everything was pretty good.

"Number 1 camp site!"

Mr D Henderson - Stayed with friends, Jul 2017

02/08/2017

3rd time I've visited this site now and every time has been fantastic! Not a single floor with any minute of my visits, I would highly recommend to anyone

"Fabulous !"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Jul 2017

01/08/2017

Beautiful caravan with stunning views, even red squirrels! Park feels really safe with kids able to play in the park and games room. Easy access to Pooley bridge and Glenridding will definitely be......Read more.

Beautiful caravan with stunning views, even red squirrels! Park feels really safe with kids able to play in the park and games room. Easy access to Pooley bridge and Glenridding will definitely be back ....Read less.

"Holiday cottages"

Anonymous - Stayed with friends, Jul 2017

01/08/2017

We found the cottage number 9 to be very spacious and well equipped with everything you would need. We needed £1coins for the electricity and these were kindly given at reception when we booked in.......Read more.

We found the cottage number 9 to be very spacious and well equipped with everything you would need. We needed £1coins for the electricity and these were kindly given at reception when we booked in. We loved the outside BBQ area and the children loved the space to play outside in and the games room at night. Overall a great family site...Read less.

"Norman"

Mr N Owen - Stayed Jul 2017

01/08/2017

Nothing to add except everything as good as or better than expected

"Pitches"

Mrs . Lynch - Stayed with partner, Jul 2017

01/08/2017

Was pitched in a section for 4 tents with ehu, found the pitches to be too close together resulting in other campers crossing over our pitch

"July break"

Mrs G Rogers - Stayed with family, Jul 2017

01/08/2017

The cottage was clean . The bathroom was clean but a smelly. Beds were rock hard . Funiture in bedroom old fashioned. The sofas were really ucomfortable to sit on. It served a purpose . But we give......Read more.

The cottage was clean . The bathroom was clean but a smelly. Beds were rock hard . Funiture in bedroom old fashioned. The sofas were really ucomfortable to sit on. It served a purpose . But we give up and came home a day early . Ideal site for camping out the way . But i wont stay here again sorry ....Read less.

"Lovely."

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Jul 2017

01/08/2017

Lovely holiday park our cottage was very clean with great facilities. Games room was the only let down, absolutely atrocious. None of the games worked but took all your money anyway. Very poor.......Read more.

Lovely holiday park our cottage was very clean with great facilities. Games room was the only let down, absolutely atrocious. None of the games worked but took all your money anyway. Very poor. However the kids outdoor park was great, our kids aged between 3 and 13 were entertained by it. Good location to local towns and walks. Would stay here again....Read less.

"seating area required"

Mrs Halfpenny - Stayed with family, Jul 2017

01/08/2017

I have only one comment to make with regard to cottages and that is the lack of outdoor seating

"Highly recommend for visiting with younger children"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Jul 2017

30/07/2017

We stayed with our 3 1/2 and 6 1/2 year old and the site was ideal. Nice and quiet and the park was well equipped and well located for supervising the children. Little things like a microwave were a......Read more.

We stayed with our 3 1/2 and 6 1/2 year old and the site was ideal. Nice and quiet and the park was well equipped and well located for supervising the children. Little things like a microwave were a bonus too! Showers were great and clean. Toilet block regularly cleaned. Helpful staff. We will definitely be returning!...Read less.

"Fab playground"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Jul 2017

29/07/2017

This was the second time we visited this site. The play ground is the best I've seen and if the kids are happy we're all happy 😀

"Brief but enjoyable stay"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Jul 2017

28/07/2017

We stayed here after looking for a site at short notice, so it was booked without really researching on the fly. However it turned out the site was perfect for our short stay. The site has plenty of......Read more.

We stayed here after looking for a site at short notice, so it was booked without really researching on the fly. However it turned out the site was perfect for our short stay. The site has plenty of space and is well looked after. The facilities were clean, and the showers nice and hot. There is a fish and chip shop on site which proved too much of a temptation but was excellent. We would definitely return. The other slight downside is that really a car is needed, especially for motorhomers. This is just due to location which there is nothing wrong with as it is really quiet and peaceful, and the same goes for any sites in the close vicinity of which there are a few. There is a bus stop at the bottom of the road....Read less.

"Weekend away"

Mrs Robinson - Stayed with friends, Jul 2017

27/07/2017

Travelling only 5 miles from home and you end up in a little bit of heaven. Staff are joy nothing is to much trouble. We visit when life gets to much rest a little,walk a little ,drink a little......Read more.

Travelling only 5 miles from home and you end up in a little bit of heaven. Staff are joy nothing is to much trouble. We visit when life gets to much rest a little,walk a little ,drink a little 😂😂😂 and the fish and chips are amazing . Won't be long before we're back...Read less.

"Lovely place"

Mrs D Dickinson - Stayed with family, Jul 2017

27/07/2017

Lovely place, kids loved it playing on the park and out on there bikes and making new friends

"Delightful, helpful staff"

Mrs Hodges - Stayed with family, Jul 2017

23/07/2017

We had an issue with the original area we had been allocated for our tent, as the family next to us had placed their tent overlapping into our area. The staff were extremely helpful in showing us a......Read more.

We had an issue with the original area we had been allocated for our tent, as the family next to us had placed their tent overlapping into our area. The staff were extremely helpful in showing us a choice of several alternative spots, any of which would have been suitable. Every member of site staff we met was pleasant and helpful.

The only unusual aspect we noticed was parents allowing their children to sit or even crawl across the basins in the washing up area! I found this behaviour unacceptable, as children's shoes have been on the ground, and parents may not clean the washing up area adequately.( I have never seen this behaviour before, in over 40 years camping, anywhere, and I saw two families doing this at Ullswater Holiday Park!)...Read less.

"SUP weekend"

Mrs C Pettinger - Stayed with friends, Jul 2017

20/07/2017

Really good wash facilities. Excellent idea for the under cover eating area. Will be returning. Perfect pitch so will be requesting this again.

"Lovely family getaway"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Jul 2017

18/07/2017

We recently stayed in the Helmsley Lodge 3 bed caravan for 4 nights. It was great for my husband, 2 young children and I. Plenty space, nice and clean and amazing views. Staff were all friendly and......Read more.

We recently stayed in the Helmsley Lodge 3 bed caravan for 4 nights. It was great for my husband, 2 young children and I. Plenty space, nice and clean and amazing views. Staff were all friendly and helpful. We couldn't use the bar area as it didn't open until 8.30pm and the shop closed earlier than we would have liked but we would definitely stay again....Read less.

"Showers and site bins"

C Williams Party - Stayed with friends, Jul 2017

18/07/2017

The shower block in the middle of the site should be updated with better pressure and hotter water systems.

The block behind reception should have adjustable water temperature in each of the showers......Read more.

The shower block in the middle of the site should be updated with better pressure and hotter water systems.

The block behind reception should have adjustable water temperature in each of the showers rather than just very hot.

Top block not used.

Maybe waste bins around the site could be changed to heavy duty plastic so they can be cleaned regularly as waste food accumulates at the bottom of the bins and as very few bin lids fit attract flies and crows.

Noticed the heavy duty bins sliding lids kept sticking so could not close properly attracting flies/crows.

As our group had a selection of tents, cottage and caravan there appeared to be an infestation of house flies in each accommodation on the site....Read less.

"Beautiful Location"

Anonymous - Stayed with friends, Jul 2017

18/07/2017

Very clean and friendly site lovely location with views over lake.

"Good site"

D Sears - Stayed with family, Jul 2017

18/07/2017

Overall a good site to stay at in a great location. Shower block near our pitch only had 1 toilet & 1 shower in gents and 2 toilets 1 shower in ladies. As a lot of camping area around this block......Read more.

Overall a good site to stay at in a great location. Shower block near our pitch only had 1 toilet & 1 shower in gents and 2 toilets 1 shower in ladies. As a lot of camping area around this block could be difficult to get in at busy times but it was clean. Cannot understand the charge for dogs as no special bins for dog waste and dog walk just a patch of overgrown land and at £3 per night for 2 Chihuahuas a bit extortionate but overall would go back again....Read less.

"Pitch"

Mrs C Priest - Stayed with friends, Jul 2017

16/07/2017

Hated the pitch we were on,as it was on,y a couple of nights it didn't matter,or I would have asked to be moved, pitch 31

It was small,dark,hemmed in by leylandi trees and surrounded by park homes a......Read more.

Hated the pitch we were on,as it was on,y a couple of nights it didn't matter,or I would have asked to be moved, pitch 31

It was small,dark,hemmed in by leylandi trees and surrounded by park homes a few feet away,I on,y have a small VW campervan so would have liked to be in a more open and spacious area,

Also tents behind us were playing loud music and or tv untill very late !

If i returned I would need reassurance about pitch area and noise at night rules,...Read less.

"Caravan break"

Anonymous - Stayed with partner, Jul 2017

13/07/2017

Mainly clean and tidy. , Reception and coffee shop open all day with useful maps and local info. Onsite chip shop very good Friday and Saturday evenings. Bar area could do with modernising and no......Read more.

Mainly clean and tidy. , Reception and coffee shop open all day with useful maps and local info. Onsite chip shop very good Friday and Saturday evenings. Bar area could do with modernising and no choice of real ales. Children (or their parents didn't seem to understand the No under 18s sign on the door!! Some static vans perhaps could be better looked after by their owners. But an overall pleasant site....Read less.

"Lovely mid week but too noisy weekend"

M Pye - Stayed with partner, Jul 2017

13/07/2017

Really lovely site until the weekend when noisy groups turned up and it felt like 18-30 holiday despite being family groups!

"Great stay"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Jul 2017

12/07/2017

Thank you for a great stay

"A Nice Place to stay"

Mrs A Fawcett - Stayed with family, Jun 2017

10/07/2017

I have been visiting this holiday park for many years, firstly the cottages as a teen and then touring and camping with my family from young to their 20s and we still keep coming back. The park has......Read more.

I have been visiting this holiday park for many years, firstly the cottages as a teen and then touring and camping with my family from young to their 20s and we still keep coming back. The park has constantly improved over the years and we have always enjoyed our visits here although these days we prefer the quieter midweek as opposed the busier summer weekends and bank holiday we used to do....Read less.

"Have been visiting for 16 years but this is the last time."

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Jun 2017

07/07/2017

I've been coming once or twice a year for 16 years. This year was the first time with our 6 month old baby. On the day of leaving I had a major problem with my car and was left stranded at the......Read more.

I've been coming once or twice a year for 16 years. This year was the first time with our 6 month old baby. On the day of leaving I had a major problem with my car and was left stranded at the campsite with my wife and small baby. They wanted the cabin back by 12pm which was understandable. When I asked if there was somewhere sheltered that my wife could sit with the baby for a few hours indoors out of the weather while l tried to sort out getting a car window replaced before our 6 hour drive home the response was "no there isn't". That was it, no help whatsoever. I couldn't total up how much I've spent with this organisation in all those years. As for the cabin we stayed in, they can't even be bothered to put hooks up for visitors to hang their wet coats. Won't be coming again....Read less.

"Our stay"

Anonymous - Stayed with partner, Jun 2017

06/07/2017

Staff on reception didn't seem quite friendly, shop closed a lot earlier than stated on windows. On the bright side bar staff very chearfull and helpful and the fish n chips were great.

"Ullswater Holiday Park"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Jun 2017

06/07/2017

We had a fabulous weekend with family and friends here. Lovely site and very well kept by the friendly staff.

"Excellent location"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Jun 2017

05/07/2017

Quiet area with lovely views . Easy access to Ullswater and good walks from campsite.

"Great venue for a family party"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Jun 2017

30/06/2017

We were in a tourer and others in static, pod, tent, and cottage. Facilities are fine, especially space and playground for the kids. A couple of the statics make the place look a bit tatty.The......Read more.

We were in a tourer and others in static, pod, tent, and cottage. Facilities are fine, especially space and playground for the kids. A couple of the statics make the place look a bit tatty.The touring pitches are excellent with water and drainage. Great fish and chip shop and decent shop / cafe. The bar is functional but a bit dated.

Will be back as it is a great walking centre....Read less.

"Camper van weekend away"

Mr P Birbeck - Stayed with family, Jun 2017

30/06/2017

Good points:

Nice clean site, friendly staff, good shop, chip shop on site, nice toilets and showers, play park

Bad points:

Toilet block although nice inside only had one urinal, one sink and one......Read more.

Good points:

Nice clean site, friendly staff, good shop, chip shop on site, nice toilets and showers, play park

Bad points:

Toilet block although nice inside only had one urinal, one sink and one shower so at times had to wait. No entertainment in bar, half the arcade machines in the games room Didn't work, 2 large families on site who had several dogs didn't keep them under control, were off the lead a lot and even seen the owners allowing dogs to roam around the children's play area, the dogs were large dogs, didn't see any staff presence round site to stop this, we had our dog on the lead if we are they should as well....Read less.

"Great experience"

Anonymous - Stayed with partner, Jun 2017

29/06/2017

Stayed for two nights in a cabin, it was a great experience

"Lovely place"

J Jackson - Stayed with family, Jun 2017

26/06/2017

Excellent site with ease to the surrounding area and spectacular views.

"Picturesque site over Ullswater"

Anonymous - Stayed with partner, Jun 2017

25/06/2017

A very picturesque site with well laid out amenities and camping spaces. Good play park for children and a club for adults (no entertainment when we were there so can't comment on that). Club a......Read more.

A very picturesque site with well laid out amenities and camping spaces. Good play park for children and a club for adults (no entertainment when we were there so can't comment on that). Club a little tired and could do with an update and a bit pricey. Staff were very pleasant and helpful. The entrance is via a very steep hill about a mile uphill from the lake side. The marina belonging to the site is good if you want to access the water. Good walks from the site if you're fit. (easy on the way down!) All in all, a very nice site with occasional views of the lake....Read less.

"To me its just perfect."

Mr P Ferguson - Stayed with family, Jun 2017

23/06/2017

I have been going here since 1971 and it feels like a second home to our family, we have never had a bad experience. The staff are friendly, helpful and work hard to make the site a place to relax......Read more.

I have been going here since 1971 and it feels like a second home to our family, we have never had a bad experience. The staff are friendly, helpful and work hard to make the site a place to relax and enjoy the beautiful views. We have been fortunate to travel to many places around the world but still look forward to going to the ullswater for a "Proper English Holiday"...Read less.

"Great park to stay"

Mr A Richardson - Stayed with partner, Jun 2017

23/06/2017

We found the park online and when we arrived it was wayabove our expectations . The grass hook up pitch was perfect and all nice and peaceful. The fish and chips on a Friday and Saturday were......Read more.

We found the park online and when we arrived it was wayabove our expectations . The grass hook up pitch was perfect and all nice and peaceful. The fish and chips on a Friday and Saturday were probably the best I have had in a long time. Everything in we had a great time there....Read less.

"Great camping"

Mr Newlands - Stayed with family, Jun 2017

22/06/2017

We were recommended Ullswater Holiday Park by a friend and we were not disappointed. Lovely campsite in a beautiful and accessible part of the Lake District. Plenty of room to pitch our tent,......Read more.

We were recommended Ullswater Holiday Park by a friend and we were not disappointed. Lovely campsite in a beautiful and accessible part of the Lake District. Plenty of room to pitch our tent, friendly staff, very clean facilities and a superb on-site fish & chip shop. We'll be back...Read less.

"short break in ullswater"

Mr A Coglan - Stayed with partner, Jun 2017

22/06/2017

site not far on the main road alongside ullswater , check in done quickly only moan was that you were not shown to your pitch . Some were numbered some were not . Site was very clean as was the......Read more.

site not far on the main road alongside ullswater , check in done quickly only moan was that you were not shown to your pitch . Some were numbered some were not . Site was very clean as was the toilets and washrooms . Dog walking area for pet lovers . Campsite is a mix of caravans/ tents , and camping pods . Electirc pitch were very spacious . Another good point as they had a fish shop open on Friday and Saturday , bar on site though we did not try it . Would return again without hesitation ....Read less.

"Friendly site with good facilities and great chippy"

Mrs M Ainsworth - Stayed with family, May 2017

20/06/2017

Staff were friendly and the site is well maintained and clean. Good shop & chippy is excellent. Beautiful location.

"Excellent site"

Mr Armstrong - Stayed with partner, Jun 2017

19/06/2017

I've been coming to this site for around 26 years and because of its friendly staff and homely feel I keep coming back. It's location is ideal as you are near to a lot of attractions or local places......Read more.

I've been coming to this site for around 26 years and because of its friendly staff and homely feel I keep coming back. It's location is ideal as you are near to a lot of attractions or local places to visit, whether your an avid hiker or walker or even if you just want somewhere nice to get away for a while then the ullswater holiday park is an ideal place to visit....Read less.

"Our lovely stay at ullswater"

Mr G Vickers - Stayed with partner, Jun 2017

17/06/2017

Wonderful views. Wonderful campsite. Just lovley, pity about the weather but you can't have everything.

"Weekend stay"

Mr J Howard - Stayed with family, Jun 2017

17/06/2017

Well positioned site that is well maintained with excellent for families.

"Great camp site, comfortable cottages"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Jun 2017

17/06/2017

The cottages had everything we needed for a family meet up to go sailing on Ullswater - however we hadn't realised a place to launch was available so our boat was down at Glenridding - a brilliant......Read more.

The cottages had everything we needed for a family meet up to go sailing on Ullswater - however we hadn't realised a place to launch was available so our boat was down at Glenridding - a brilliant village but several miles drive each day. Our kids loved the playpark and it was good to have a bar on site. Thanks for a wonderful weekend....Read less.

"Weekend stay"

Anonymous - Stayed with partner, Jun 2017

16/06/2017

If the weather had been better I'm sure we could make our comments more easier to do.

"3rd visit"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Jun 2017

15/06/2017

Third time we have stayed in the camping lodges. The access to Fairfield Marina is a very handy tie up for access to the lake. Also the onsite bar plus fish and chip shop take a lot of the weather......Read more.

Third time we have stayed in the camping lodges. The access to Fairfield Marina is a very handy tie up for access to the lake. Also the onsite bar plus fish and chip shop take a lot of the weather frustrations of a normal campsite away if it's raining. Addition of the covered picnic area is a great development....Read less.

"Not far from home"

Mrs B Beat - Stayed with family, Jun 2017

13/06/2017

Lovely site all round clean, tidy and very friendly not just the staff but the people that was there will be back later in the year with granddaughter her favourite site

"Very relaxing"

Mrs L Watson - Stayed with partner, Jun 2017

10/06/2017

Our first time but we will be back. We loved every minute.

"Where to camp"

Anonymous - Stayed with partner, Jun 2017

09/06/2017

There was s lot of caravans that seamed to be left there . I think they should be park all together, and not have short stay vans in between them.

"Great break!"

Mr M Cooper - Stayed with family, Jun 2017

08/06/2017

Great pitch, good facilities for both kids and adults, lovely location. Will definitely be coming back! Love the site and area.

"Excellent"

Mr A Corps-Bell - Stayed with partner, Jun 2017

08/06/2017

lovley park, every thing you need and want. lovley stay

"DOG TROUBLE"

Mrs L Backhouse - Stayed with partner, May 2017

08/06/2017

NICE HOLIDAY PARK ONLY PROBLEM WE WERE NEXT TO SHOWER BLOCK WHICH ONLY HAD ONE SHOWER IN IT THEREFORE WHEN IT WAS BANK HOLIDAY WEEKEND WE COULD NOT GET IN SHOWER. ALSO DOGS WERE SUPPOSED TO BE ON A......Read more.

NICE HOLIDAY PARK ONLY PROBLEM WE WERE NEXT TO SHOWER BLOCK WHICH ONLY HAD ONE SHOWER IN IT THEREFORE WHEN IT WAS BANK HOLIDAY WEEKEND WE COULD NOT GET IN SHOWER. ALSO DOGS WERE SUPPOSED TO BE ON A LEAD AND THEY WERE JUST RUNNING AROUND EVERYWHERE WHICH ANNOYED MY DOG AS HE WAS TIED UP AND THE OTHERS KEPT COMING OVER WHICH WAS MAKING HIM BARK. I THINK PEOPLE SHOULD STICK TO THE RULES OF THE SITE....Read less.

"Great weekend"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Jun 2017

08/06/2017

Booked for two nights in one of the camping cabins with my wife and son. The cabin was great with plenty of room for the three of us. The sight is in a great location, very clean and has good......Read more.

Booked for two nights in one of the camping cabins with my wife and son. The cabin was great with plenty of room for the three of us. The sight is in a great location, very clean and has good facilities. Very child friendly with a well equipped and safe playpark. The toilets and showers were very clean with plenty of hot water. There is a covered outdoor eating area with a microwave which is very handy. The shop is well stocked and not overpriced. There's a coffee shop and on Friday and Saturday nights a fish n chip shop. We had fish n chips on the Friday night and they were excellent and good value. There's a pub a short walk away with a soft play area. Overall the sight is great and well located for exploring the local area. We will be back....Read less.

"Review of Ullswater Caravan Park"

Mrs H Flett - Stayed with family, Jun 2017

08/06/2017

We loved stopping in one of the cabins, It had heating (for a small charge) and lighting. The only negative we have was the bunkbeds for the children. The black foam mattresses were extremely hard,......Read more.

We loved stopping in one of the cabins, It had heating (for a small charge) and lighting. The only negative we have was the bunkbeds for the children. The black foam mattresses were extremely hard, even with sleeping bags on top ( they're too small to put airbeds on). My kids had a very poor nights sleep the first night, so the 2nd night I had to put my little boy in next to me on the floor and I put our towels and an extra sleeping bag on the bunk bed for my little girl to make it more comfy.

We were right next to the park, which was great for the kids. The on site chippy was good too.

We weren't told it was up a steep bank, so be warned if you have pushchairs/ wheelchairs or young ones....Read less.

"Clean and friendly site"

Mrs A Fox - Stayed with family, May 2017

07/06/2017

Could possibly have a few more showers put in the toilet blocks as only one in the block near to where we were sited. Fortunately we could use our shower in our caravan. And also the pressure of the......Read more.

Could possibly have a few more showers put in the toilet blocks as only one in the block near to where we were sited. Fortunately we could use our shower in our caravan. And also the pressure of the water was not brilliant, maybe needs some attention....Read less.

"Fantastic ullswater stay"

Mrs R Caldwell - Stayed with friends, Jun 2017

07/06/2017

Stopped here for 2 nights with friend and out daughters ( age 12 and 11) and the park was brilliant for them .I was welcomed by very friendly staff team , explained everything about the site and......Read more.

Stopped here for 2 nights with friend and out daughters ( age 12 and 11) and the park was brilliant for them .I was welcomed by very friendly staff team , explained everything about the site and facilities .

Great camping pitch , plenty of space for 2 cars on the hook up pitch . Excellent wash facilities , loved the undercover cooking area the girls loved the play park and spent hours in there , knowing they where safe .

I cannot fault this site at all ..views from the top non electric field are breathtaking although that area was not as flat ..but more laid back and quiet .wifi bonus in cafe , gamesroom , bar area

Hope to return in the summer...Read less.

"booking problem"

Anonymous - Stayed with friends, May 2017

07/06/2017

I had stayed at this site previously and was happy with the location so decided to recommend to friends and go again. I booked a number of months early so we could all pitch together. I contacted......Read more.

I had stayed at this site previously and was happy with the location so decided to recommend to friends and go again. I booked a number of months early so we could all pitch together. I contacted the site on the day of travel as I couldnt locate booking reference and just wanted to check this would be ok. The site had made an error on the booking and didnt have one pitch reserved until the following day. I did find the staff were helpful in trying to accomodate us and it did turn out that I had a smaller tent on this ocassion. If I had been camping with my usual one it would have been impossible for the 3 families to camp together. Its a shame that the staff made this error in booking as it did spoil the overall experience and would make me concerned about booking in the future....Read less.

"Lovely location and great facilities"

Mr & Mrs J Lindsay - Stayed with family, May 2017

07/06/2017

xxx

"Try the Fish!"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, May 2017

07/06/2017

Genuinely excellent fish and chips! A perfectly good camp with nice facilities and friendly staff. The shop had lots of useful things in addition to food. Didn't get to use the bar or games room. ......Read more.

Genuinely excellent fish and chips! A perfectly good camp with nice facilities and friendly staff. The shop had lots of useful things in addition to food. Didn't get to use the bar or games room. Could do with a little better showers and something more for toddlers in the play park and a fridge for tent campers to use. Did I mention the really nice Fish and Chips?...Read less.

"Noisy"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, May 2017

07/06/2017

We found that kids were left playing on the play area until very late (noisy and a few fowl mouthed). Pity really good site let down by a few may return not too sure

"Our holiday"

Mrs M Taylor - Stayed with family, May 2017

06/06/2017

We have just returned after another great week spent at Ullswater Marine Park. Great site. Lovely clean comfortable accommodation to which we could bring our dog. Plenty to do within the locality......Read more.

We have just returned after another great week spent at Ullswater Marine Park. Great site. Lovely clean comfortable accommodation to which we could bring our dog. Plenty to do within the locality nice places to eat, great walks. We had lovely weather. Staff so friendly and welcoming. Always happy to help. Didn't use the bar or park facilities we spent days out. This was our second visit and we look forward to our next. Don't want to promote it too much as we won't be able to get a booking lol. Seriously a great spot which is excellent value for money. X...Read less.

"Fab holiday"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, May 2017

06/06/2017

We stayed in cottage No 10 which had a conservatory on the year with wonderful views. Great place to read my book. On first appearance the furniture looked dated but everything was so clean and felt......Read more.

We stayed in cottage No 10 which had a conservatory on the year with wonderful views. Great place to read my book. On first appearance the furniture looked dated but everything was so clean and felt homely. The bathroom looked recently installed. We're not used to immersion hot water cylinder at home and wondered why water was cold til we realised we had to turn it on! Boiler was noisy when running hot water but reported to staff when we left. Beds were very hard but I've always found holiday home mattresses aren't comfy compared to home. Would definitely recommend and love to return in the future....Read less.

"2 night with tent"

Mr A Franks - Stayed with partner, May 2017

06/06/2017

Ok

"Good stay"

Miss J Norman - Stayed with partner, May 2017

06/06/2017

Enjoyed out stay on a touring pitch, clean facilities, helpful staff, would definitely recommend this site. We went because we had booked a bungalow for family which they really enjoyed as well.

"Camping as a base for sailing on Ullswater"

Mr J Hutchinson - Stayed with family, May 2017

05/06/2017

Our friends booked this site for caravanning and we joined them in a tent. Consequently we ended up on different parts of the site. The site was some distance from dinghy launching facilities. We......Read more.

Our friends booked this site for caravanning and we joined them in a tent. Consequently we ended up on different parts of the site. The site was some distance from dinghy launching facilities. We booked those at Glenridding Sailing and activity Centre which were first rate. This autumn we intend to swap to a trailer sailer. It turns out that Ullswater Holiday Park have a tie up with Fairfield. If you stay on their campsite then you can park and launch your trailer sailer for £6 per day including launching. For a short stay this is brilliant and we may use it further down the line. For the next season though the guys at Glenridding have us hooked and we will base ourselves there to explore the lakes on our first season with the new boat. If you are dinghy sailing there is a decent Launderette. Staff were very flexible allowing to depart late on the last day. Wifi was the main thing that lets the place down. On O2 there is no phone signal and you have sit on one of four outdoor chairs 2ft from the bar window to get a wifi signal. In the evenings you could sit in the bar. The signal is switched off over night and comes back on again at around 07:30am. It was hard work for us planning our activites without access to forecasts....Read less.

"Great Stay Again"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, May 2017

05/06/2017

We stay here every year, have been doing so for years. Great site, friendly staff and keeps getting better year on year.

"Good few days away"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, May 2017

04/06/2017

Lovely site when it's not too busy. Toilets need cleaning more often.

"family get together"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, May 2017

04/06/2017

Halfway between Dunkeld and Ashbourne so ideal spot for family to meet up. Staff very helpful and friendly. Facilities great for both camping and static van. Thank you

"Wahing Facilities"

Mr J McWhirk - Stayed with partner, May 2017

03/06/2017

Lack of free flowing hot water taps made it difficult when washing and rinsing dishes, to fill a sink you needed to keep your hand pressed on the tap for several minutes to fill it. The gents shower......Read more.

Lack of free flowing hot water taps made it difficult when washing and rinsing dishes, to fill a sink you needed to keep your hand pressed on the tap for several minutes to fill it. The gents shower head was fixed to the wall and also to close to the wall so you could not direct the water, and the only hand dryer for seven toilets was powerless and ineffective in both ladies and gents. We visited at a very quiet time, middle of May, so not much happening on the site. it was clean the staff were very helpful and more than pleasant. Not sure that these observations would stop us revisiting, but we felt they needed highlighting....Read less.

"Family camping trip 2nd visit"

Mr M Finnigan - Stayed with family, May 2017

03/06/2017

Second time to the campsite, best in Ullswater.

"Lovely stay"

Anonymous - Stayed with friends, May 2017

03/06/2017

Nice site, friendly staff. Kids had an amazing time.

"Very good location"

Mrs Stephens - Stayed with partner, May 2017

02/06/2017

We stayed here for three nights over the bank holiday period. We walked Little Mell Fell on the first day however circular walk from the campsite to Aira Force next day was superb.

The staff were......Read more.

We stayed here for three nights over the bank holiday period. We walked Little Mell Fell on the first day however circular walk from the campsite to Aira Force next day was superb.

The staff were very helpful and friendly. Fish and chips were very, although I did have to wait a long time: they are cooked to order. You can tell by the general feel and friendliness that this is a family run site. We would love to return in the future....Read less.

"First Stay at Ullswater"

Mrs M Stead - Stayed with family, May 2017

02/06/2017

This was our first stay here and we will definitely be coming again. Lovely family friendly park, very clean, friendly staff and the cabin was fab.

"beautiful holiday park."

Mrs M Smoult - Stayed with family, May 2017

02/06/2017

We've been camping here for the past 22 years.

We Would recommend this site to families and friends.

We've made many happy memories here and hope to make many more with our own children...

Couldn't......Read more.

We've been camping here for the past 22 years.

We Would recommend this site to families and friends.

We've made many happy memories here and hope to make many more with our own children...

Couldn't get a friendlier, cleaner and beautiful place in the lake district.

Fabulous holiday park... with fantastic hosts very friendly and accommodating staff/owners of the site....Read less.

"Great site"

Mrs T Mackley - Stayed with family, May 2017

02/06/2017

Lovely setting ,great pitches and good facilities overall!

"Great location"

Mrs S Clarke - Stayed with family, May 2017

02/06/2017

Great family site, with good facilities. Great location for exploring the lake district.

"Our first visit, but will definitely return."

Mr C Levitt - Stayed with partner, May 2017

30/05/2017

An excellent site and a real bonus to have the place virtually to ourselves. Couldn't have picked a better week.

The pitches are well spaced and we had more than enough room for our tent and awning.......Read more.

An excellent site and a real bonus to have the place virtually to ourselves. Couldn't have picked a better week.

The pitches are well spaced and we had more than enough room for our tent and awning. The ability to pre-select your pitch on a site you hadn't been to before takes away the lottery of ending up somewhere you don't particularly like.

There was a only (very small) minus - the lack of hot water pressure in the showers in the main camping field. I know others have mentioned this in their reviews, but as the site was quiet, we were able to take our pick of the other toilet blocks, where the pressure was good and the water hot.

We've stayed at other sites on Ullswater, and although it doesn't benefit from being lakeside, the abundant wildlife, especially the cheeky red squirrels, and the peace and quiet more than compensated. Plenty of walking roundabouts - we did a circular to Aira Force and back over Gowbarrow.

Will definitely return before the summer is out...Read less.

"A lovely park"

Mr T Slater - Stayed with family, May 2017

26/05/2017

We spent the weekend at Ullswater Park and had a great time. The kids loved the playground and we loved the peace and quiet.

We have a touring caravan and found the pitch size good and location very......Read more.

We spent the weekend at Ullswater Park and had a great time. The kids loved the playground and we loved the peace and quiet.

We have a touring caravan and found the pitch size good and location very good. My only suggestion for improvement would be more toilets and showers. In our section of the park there were two toilets and only one shower in the block, I imagine this is insufficient for campers during peak times....Read less.

"2 nights away"

Mrs C Nassau - Stayed with partner, May 2017

18/05/2017

Showers have poor water flow. Run round to get wet!!

Pub 1 mile away down sleep hill and vack up steep hill or £10 taxi. No good for people with heslth issues.

"Short break"

Mr G Hewitt - Stayed with partner, May 2017

16/05/2017

Nice and clean and this time of the year very quiet .Just how we like it

"Washing Facilities"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Apr 2017

15/05/2017

Shower heads are need changing, too close to the wall and water is very slow.

"Our week away."

Anonymous - Stayed with partner, May 2017

14/05/2017

Lovely site. Spotless everywhere. Pitches are large and easy access to the site. We think it is the value for money in the area. Nice coffee shop and reception where they sell food stuffs and ice......Read more.

Lovely site. Spotless everywhere. Pitches are large and easy access to the site. We think it is the value for money in the area. Nice coffee shop and reception where they sell food stuffs and ice cream.

Just can't fault it....Read less.

"Amazing site in an amazing plece"

Anonymous - Stayed with partner, May 2017

11/05/2017

We love this site and have been several times , it is a lovely site, the only thing I could be bothered about is the fact you can t use any electrical appliances in the cabins even a travel kettle ,......Read more.

We love this site and have been several times , it is a lovely site, the only thing I could be bothered about is the fact you can t use any electrical appliances in the cabins even a travel kettle , you cant even plug a kettle into the plug beside the microwave in the outside cooking area. This is ok in the summer or fine weather but off season its difficult to use a camp cooker to boil a kettle in the rain or wind....Read less.

"Weekend away"

Mrs B Wilson - Stayed with family, Apr 2017

07/05/2017

Enjoyed our short stay. Very clean. Great park for kids. Great Band on. Will definitely return.

"Cottage Stay"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Apr 2017

07/05/2017

Cottage was clean and perfectly adequate for what we required on a lovely, quiet little camp site.

Great time had by all and only a couple of really minor niggles:-

Firstly for a self catering......Read more.

Cottage was clean and perfectly adequate for what we required on a lovely, quiet little camp site.

Great time had by all and only a couple of really minor niggles:-

Firstly for a self catering cottage cookware was poor - one milk pan and another pan not much larger.

TV was situated so high on the wall that it hurt your neck to watch (minor but with really young children you are back in the cottage at 8pm)...Read less.

"Our favourite Lakes site"

Mr Witts - Stayed with friends, Apr 2017

06/05/2017

This was a 3rd visit to the site which we can thoroughly recommend to other. We took our touring caravan whilst our friends hired one of the log cabins. The site was immaculate as usual with great......Read more.

This was a 3rd visit to the site which we can thoroughly recommend to other. We took our touring caravan whilst our friends hired one of the log cabins. The site was immaculate as usual with great facilities and helpful staff. Easily accessible by caravan from the A66 and plenty of amazing places within easy access. We love it!...Read less.

"Lovely location & brilliant walks straight from the campsite"

Mrs L Purvis - Stayed with partner, Apr 2017

05/05/2017

Lovely location & plenty of walks starting near the campsite. Facilities were very clean & well maintained but the hot water in the ladies shower wasn't more than luke-warm which would be okay in......Read more.

Lovely location & plenty of walks starting near the campsite. Facilities were very clean & well maintained but the hot water in the ladies shower wasn't more than luke-warm which would be okay in hotter weather but not when it's cold. Also, only one shower in the block where we were so could have been more. Overall, a lovely well run campsite & especially loved the fish & chip shop onsite!...Read less.

"goid park"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Apr 2017

05/05/2017

The only fault I have is the water pressure i put cottage which was zero

"Great place and good quality accommodation"

Anonymous - Stayed with friends, Apr 2017

05/05/2017

Great place. Definitely recommend staying here.

"Lisa james"

Mrs L James - Stayed with friends, Apr 2017

04/05/2017

.

"Quiet Break"

Anonymous - Stayed with partner, Apr 2017

03/05/2017

Can't fault this site. Have been staying here for over 30 years in both tourers and static caravans and always found the site clean and the staff helpful and friendly. The location and views are......Read more.

Can't fault this site. Have been staying here for over 30 years in both tourers and static caravans and always found the site clean and the staff helpful and friendly. The location and views are excellent whatever the weather. We stayed in the " Hemsley " last year when it was almost brand new and again this year and found it still in as new condition....Read less.

"We love this site"

Mr Hough - Stayed with partner, Apr 2017

30/04/2017

Been coming here for several years and it continues to improve for example the introduction of sky TV hook up points, also we noticed new toilet/ shower facilities designed for the disabled.

The......Read more.

Been coming here for several years and it continues to improve for example the introduction of sky TV hook up points, also we noticed new toilet/ shower facilities designed for the disabled.

The location of Ullswater site is excellent....Read less.

"Ullswater Holiday Park"

Mr D Head - Stayed with partner, Apr 2017

28/04/2017

Have stayed here twice now once last year in the Autumn as our first trip in our new campervan and loved it so much we went back in the Spring this year and will be returning mid Summer as part of a......Read more.

Have stayed here twice now once last year in the Autumn as our first trip in our new campervan and loved it so much we went back in the Spring this year and will be returning mid Summer as part of a longer trip around the Lake District.

Lovely site and very friendly, helpful staff with clean facilities and stunning location and views from the campsite....Read less.

"Restful break"

Anonymous - Stayed with partner, Apr 2017

26/04/2017

The site staff were very friendly and helpful, assisting us with cycle maps and details of local pubs and attractions. The site was clean and reasonably well kept but the facilities look a little......Read more.

The site staff were very friendly and helpful, assisting us with cycle maps and details of local pubs and attractions. The site was clean and reasonably well kept but the facilities look a little dated. The pitch we were allocated was only just big enough for our motorhome (which is under 7m) but was level and adequate. The site was nice and quiet at night and in a lovely location. We enjoyed our stay....Read less.

"Tourers"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Apr 2017

25/04/2017

Electric ran out through the night after paying £34 We were out all day clearly not enough not something you should be worried about when your paying top prices.

Pool room doesn't open until 8pm......Read more.

Electric ran out through the night after paying £34 We were out all day clearly not enough not something you should be worried about when your paying top prices.

Pool room doesn't open until 8pm should be open through the day on rainy days or open earlier, campers letting their dogs off to run around even on the kids play area, no one telling them, the worst batter on a fish I've ever had (soggy) apart from that it was good

...Read less.

"Will definately go again."

Mr I Robinson - Stayed with family, Apr 2017

22/04/2017

Enjoyed a short four night stay with family and friends over Easter, the evening entertainment was varied and very good. We arrived quite late and in the rain, by the time we got set up cooking was......Read more.

Enjoyed a short four night stay with family and friends over Easter, the evening entertainment was varied and very good. We arrived quite late and in the rain, by the time we got set up cooking was the last thing on our mind so we made use of the on site fish and chip shop which was very good.

Small criticism, where we were on site there wasn't enough toilet and shower facilities, one male one female and one family, also the outdoor dishwashing facilities could have done with a cover, particularly as it was cold and raining for the most part. That said the kids play park was great, plenty of open space to play and walk dogs, we will go again....Read less.

"Lovely Stay"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Apr 2017

22/04/2017

We had a lovely stay over the bank holiday. The camp site is lovely and we had a very enjoyable stay. The only negatives were having to pay for additional electricity even though we were only running......Read more.

We had a lovely stay over the bank holiday. The camp site is lovely and we had a very enjoyable stay. The only negatives were having to pay for additional electricity even though we were only running a tv and oil radiator at night. And the only other one is dogs are not allowed into the pub and we couldnt leave her alone. All in all, a lovely stay....Read less.

"Great location"

Anonymous - Stayed with partner, Apr 2017

22/04/2017

Great location, facilities really good, caters for everyone

"Hoping for sunshine"

Mrs J Latheron - Stayed with family, Apr 2017

21/04/2017

Love coming here every year to see what changes and improvements have been made. Lovely site.

"Family trip"

Mrs Fearn - Stayed with family, Apr 2017

21/04/2017

Clean toilets and shower facilities, lovely park that the kids enjoyed, friendly staff we also enjoyed the quiz bingo and disco would book again and recommend to others

"Great break"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Apr 2017

21/04/2017

Had lovely break with the family the site its staff and facilities where great carnt beet a great chill out

"Overall decent..."

Mr S Henderson - Stayed with family, Apr 2017

21/04/2017

Stayed for 3 night, had 3 cold showers. Hot water was clearly a problem....which is sadly what I am highlighting in what is overall a decent site.

"Easter Trip with friends & families"

Mr G Flynn - Stayed with family, Apr 2017

21/04/2017

All in all an enjoyable trip, the weather did attempt to put a bit of a downer on some parts of the weekend ! (Easter Sunday). Good fun had by all, little disappointed that the showers weren't......Read more.

All in all an enjoyable trip, the weather did attempt to put a bit of a downer on some parts of the weekend ! (Easter Sunday). Good fun had by all, little disappointed that the showers weren't always 'hot' & that the al fresco eating area lights didn't seem to work?

PS. wish the 'club' was dog friendly !! :-(...Read less.

"Ullswater Holiday Park stay April 2017"

Mrs M Marshall - Stayed with partner, Apr 2017

18/04/2017

Enjoyed our stay in April 17. Good position for exploring Ullswater and surrounding area. Site amenities good and site is well maintained. Toilet block ( one near the main reception ) clean and well......Read more.

Enjoyed our stay in April 17. Good position for exploring Ullswater and surrounding area. Site amenities good and site is well maintained. Toilet block ( one near the main reception ) clean and well maintained.

We stayed on the touring caravan pitches with hardstanding and with water and waste water facilities. All good but got a little fed up with nearby property to the site with dogs barking a lot, Only other gripe is the payment cards for the electricity supply needed for our caravan. You are given 1 unit of electricity per night of stay on a card you have to insert in your pitch post. I found this a pain having to keep check that the meter didn't run out of credit and the caravan left with no power. The fridge could have been left with no power all day and power could have gone off late at night when reception was shut and unable to buy more credit. We were told they have installed these electriciy payment cards due to people leaving their heating all day. Maybe so but a big inconvenence to caravan owners. I'm sure summer electricity consumption is low to compensate.

We did enjoy our stay at this site and would probably stay here again if we wanted to visit the Ullswater area....Read less.

"We will be back"

Mrs M Colton - Stayed with family, Apr 2017

18/04/2017

Great holiday.

"Lovely site, great caravans"

Mr J Begbie - Stayed with family, Apr 2017

18/04/2017

Excellent base for a trip to the lakes. Site is clean and well situated with a nice view of the lake. We stayed in a caravan which was excellent it was only a year old with heating, was great for a......Read more.

Excellent base for a trip to the lakes. Site is clean and well situated with a nice view of the lake. We stayed in a caravan which was excellent it was only a year old with heating, was great for a family....Read less.

"Lovely friendly staff"

Mrs N Robinson - Stayed with partner, Apr 2017

14/04/2017

We arrived later than we expected, but the lady had waited for us (after closing hours) above and beyond the call of duty. Thank you. The pitches were easily found and it was a pleasant surprise to......Read more.

We arrived later than we expected, but the lady had waited for us (after closing hours) above and beyond the call of duty. Thank you. The pitches were easily found and it was a pleasant surprise to see every pitch had its own water and waste water and electricity point. Countless bins encouraged you to keep the site clean. Loved that although the site was large, it had been well thought out with tiered sections making it feel very peaceful and secluded. Lots of hot water for showers and washing up, which was another lovely surprise. The shop was well stocked and not overpriced (like many camp shops). I would have liked a mirror near the plug socket in the lady's top shower block as the plug socket was on wall and the mirror on another. Also, a light by the top washing up facilities. A great find, lovely staff. Was so so glad that our first choice site was full, and found this one. Much nicer. Loads of lovely alms from site and fish and chips to boot on the weekend. Will definitely be back. Site had a real peaceful feel....Read less.

"Fantastic weekend"

Miss R Haswell - Stayed with family, Apr 2017

14/04/2017

Would highly recommend the park and we will definitely be returning

"Excellent, highly recommend"

Ms A Hodgson - Stayed with family, Apr 2017

13/04/2017

My children had a fantastic time, they played for hours at the park. Wonderful site we will be returning in the future.

"Easter holiday break"

Mrs M McIntosh - Stayed with family, Apr 2017

11/04/2017

Very relaxing holiday .

"The week before Easter."

Mr G Stubbs - Stayed with friends, Apr 2017

11/04/2017

I recently stayed at the Ullswater caravan park and was very pleased. This was my first experience of this type of accomodation and I was pleasantly surprised to find it very modern, warm and well......Read more.

I recently stayed at the Ullswater caravan park and was very pleased. This was my first experience of this type of accomodation and I was pleasantly surprised to find it very modern, warm and well set out. Unfortunately being the week before Easter the chip shop and games room weren't yet open. This would have made cooking so much easier. The caravan itself was great. My only complaint was the terrible knife and glass chopping board. A bottle of 'Jif' or other cleaning product would have been useful.

All in all a very pleasant stay at a very reasonable price!

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"The perfect break"

Mr P Ferguson - Stayed with family, Apr 2017

11/04/2017

I have never been able to fault The Ullswater Holiday Park. The accommodation is always first class, the site staff are so friendly and helpful. We try to go here at least twice a year, the views are......Read more.

I have never been able to fault The Ullswater Holiday Park. The accommodation is always first class, the site staff are so friendly and helpful. We try to go here at least twice a year, the views are amazing and the marina is fantastic. The site is so central for days out around all of the lakes. Over the years I have used all of the facilities the site has and have nothing but praise. My advise would be "go there", "breath the fresh air" "relax" and "enjoy"...Read less.

"The perfect base to explore the lakes"

Mr G Turnbull - Stayed with partner, Mar 2017

01/04/2017

Situated in a lovely spot near Ullswater this site is the perfect base from which to explore much of the Lake District. The facilities are very clean and well maintained and cater for everyone. With......Read more.

Situated in a lovely spot near Ullswater this site is the perfect base from which to explore much of the Lake District. The facilities are very clean and well maintained and cater for everyone. With well thought out cooking areas for campers and nice, good sized caravan pitches.

It can be a little tricky approaching the site with a caravan (if you meet on coming traffic) but nothing that a little common sense can't seal with.

I've stayed at this site twice now and will definitely be coming back....Read less.

"Fantastic campsite"

Mrs C Pine - Stayed with partner, Mar 2017

30/03/2017

Booked for an overnight getaway with my partner and dog, took our chances with the weather by booking for march but the gods were favourable and we had unprecedented weather for the time of year.......Read more.

Booked for an overnight getaway with my partner and dog, took our chances with the weather by booking for march but the gods were favourable and we had unprecedented weather for the time of year. Arrived slightly late for reception to be open but they had called and asked if it was ok to leave directions for us which it was except j hadn't thought about purchasing an electricity card so had no heat overnight (bad choice) i have to stress was user error not campsite error.

The site is very clean, facilities are modern and well kept. Beautifully maintained grounds and very welcoming and friendly staff.

Highly recommended but concerned that if word gets round we may not get booked in again if it becomes too popular!...Read less.

"Amazing weekend"

Mr D Blunden - Stayed with family, Mar 2017

16/03/2017

Amazing place in wonderful surroundings would certainly recommend either for a quick overnighter or a week long break, our usual pod was sung, not sure who enjoyed it more, myself the kids or the......Read more.

Amazing place in wonderful surroundings would certainly recommend either for a quick overnighter or a week long break, our usual pod was sung, not sure who enjoyed it more, myself the kids or the dog. See u again in the summer....Read less.

"Very relaxing campsite"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Mar 2016

19/11/2016

We have been coming to the Ullswater campsite for the last 8 years as a family, the campsite is spotless and very well maintained. The toilet and shower facilities are alway very clean and tidy. It......Read more.

We have been coming to the Ullswater campsite for the last 8 years as a family, the campsite is spotless and very well maintained. The toilet and shower facilities are alway very clean and tidy. It is very well situated for exploring the Lake District or just going on lovely local walks....Read less.

"great place to stay"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Mar 2016

18/11/2016

Friendly and helpful reception staff

Good clean facilities.

Great park and plenty of room for the kids to play, and still quiet enough for those who want peace and quiet.

"great site!!"

Mr S Warren - Stayed with family, Mar 2016

18/11/2016

Been coming here for years.the staff are always very helpful and informative, facilities always clear, the site itself is always tidy. The owners and staff should be proud of the place!!

"New caravan"

Mr S Sellers - Stayed with family, Nov 2016

18/11/2016

We were sited next to the children's park so was ideal for our 5 year old .the toilet block was warm clean & shower piping hot . Would definitely recommend

"Dog friendly cottage!"

Mr M Richardson - Stayed with family, Nov 2016

13/11/2016

We have stayed at Ullswater Park before in one of the cottages, it is ideal for us as we have a dog and he is allowed to stay in the cottage. The cottage itself has spectacular views of Ullswater and......Read more.

We have stayed at Ullswater Park before in one of the cottages, it is ideal for us as we have a dog and he is allowed to stay in the cottage. The cottage itself has spectacular views of Ullswater and it is close to places like Glenridding and Pooley Bridge and is close to Penrith and the A66/M6. The cottage itself is roomy, clean and very warm (we stayed in November so this is important!) there is a dog walking area on the site, I would recommend this site for anyone who is looking to stay in the Ullswater area....Read less.

"Stay in October"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Oct 2016

08/11/2016

Lovely setting

"Another brilliant break in our favourite place, Ullswater!"

Mr P King - Stayed with family, Oct 2016

03/11/2016

This family run site is ideally placed for exploring North Lakes, with Pooley Bridge, Keswick and Kendal within easy reach.

Site caters for campers and touring caravans as well as static caravans and......Read more.

This family run site is ideally placed for exploring North Lakes, with Pooley Bridge, Keswick and Kendal within easy reach.

Site caters for campers and touring caravans as well as static caravans and bungalows for all the family.

The shop is well stocked and has a coffee room attached, the fish and chip shop is a bonus and the bar has a games room for the kids.

All staff are friendly and helpful and all the park facilities are well maintained and clean....Read less.

"Mrs Taylor"

Mrs M Taylor - Stayed with family, Oct 2016

01/11/2016

Just spent 4 days of school half term holidays here. Had a wonderful time. We have been before and loved it then too. The accommodation was perfect for us. A spacious living/dining room. The kitchen......Read more.

Just spent 4 days of school half term holidays here. Had a wonderful time. We have been before and loved it then too. The accommodation was perfect for us. A spacious living/dining room. The kitchen had everything we needed. The beds were very comfortable and the shower great too. I couldn't comment on entertainment as being the last week of October there was no entertainment of an evening. This didn't mar our holiday though. We will be returning again soon a brilliant place to stay to chill out and recharge your batteries. We will be returning soon. Great value for money. Thank you....Read less.

"very basic accomodation but suited our needs"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Oct 2016

01/11/2016

very basic accomodation but suited our needs

"Gorgeous location, great family holiday"

Mr M Thompson - Stayed with friends, Oct 2016

31/10/2016

We booked a static caravan for the October half term and were delighted with it. Very clean and comfortable, stunning views and excellent staff. Would definitely return...

"Mal dood"

Mr M Bisby - Stayed with partner, Oct 2016

28/10/2016

Good site good for walking very clean and tidy

"Great short stay"

Mr R Hawse - Stayed with family, Oct 2016

28/10/2016

Great place to stay for a trip to the Lakes

"Static caravan"

Mrs S Corr - Stayed with family, Oct 2016

21/10/2016

Very clean and comfortable.

"One night - passing through"

Mr D Tucker - Stayed with partner, Oct 2016

21/10/2016

We stopped on the 15th Oct on our way to the Scottish Highlands. The camp site is only 5 miles off the motorway so was a good choice for us. Arrived at 5pm left at 10am the following morning. We did......Read more.

We stopped on the 15th Oct on our way to the Scottish Highlands. The camp site is only 5 miles off the motorway so was a good choice for us. Arrived at 5pm left at 10am the following morning. We did not use the club house or the shop....Read less.

"pods"

Anonymous - Stayed with partner, Oct 2016

20/10/2016

like camping but with a dog the pods was best of both worlds.

"Tidy"

Mr I Craven - Stayed with partner, Oct 2016

15/10/2016

Would recommend using this site.

"Perfect weekend break"

Mr Lunn - Stayed with family, Oct 2016

14/10/2016

Had a perfect weekend in one of the caravans. Beautifully clean, well equipped and with full central heating. The view from the lounge area was across to the fields to Ullswater, fantastic. We have......Read more.

Had a perfect weekend in one of the caravans. Beautifully clean, well equipped and with full central heating. The view from the lounge area was across to the fields to Ullswater, fantastic. We have stayed many times in the past and will return....Read less.

"Great cottage"

Mr A Gee - Stayed with partner, Oct 2016

14/10/2016

Our October stay in a cottage was realy enjoyable

The cottage was fully equipped and I would recommend it to any one who is looking for a great break

"Nice long wekend"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Oct 2016

14/10/2016

A great long weekend with my family. The caravan we rented for 3 nights was clean and specious, well equipped and in a great location.

"Excellent park for children"

Mrs J Hann - Stayed with family, Oct 2016

13/10/2016

Love staying here! The cabins are great with background heating and park is fantastic for the kids, especially the zip wire! Great to have option to use microwave and phone charger in under cover......Read more.

Love staying here! The cabins are great with background heating and park is fantastic for the kids, especially the zip wire! Great to have option to use microwave and phone charger in under cover seating area. Site shop and fish and chips are really handy!...Read less.

"Peaceful Break"

Mr Manley - Stayed with friends, Oct 2016

13/10/2016

Been to Ullswater Holiday Park for many years sometimes several times a year. Have watched the park develop and grow yet always maintain the quiet peaceful country atmosphere which we enjoy. All......Read more.

Been to Ullswater Holiday Park for many years sometimes several times a year. Have watched the park develop and grow yet always maintain the quiet peaceful country atmosphere which we enjoy. All staff are helpful, friendly and courteous....Read less.

"Quiet and relaxing break."

Mrs B Wilson - Stayed with partner, Oct 2016

11/10/2016

Everything we needed in accommodation. Could be too quiet for younger people. Fish shop closed, so early in season. Not much in the way of convenience food at the shop.

"review"

Anonymous - Stayed with friends, Sep 2016

07/10/2016

beautiful caravan ideal location for ullswater way

"Two night stay Ullswater"

Mr D Head - Stayed with partner, Sep 2016

06/10/2016

Excellent camp site. clean amenities and facilities staff very helpful even at end of season.

"Electric"

Mr J Cooke - Stayed with partner, Sep 2016

05/10/2016

Electric is by card meter, 10 kw for each day of stay. constantly watching meter. spoilt the holiday! did not have to buy any more but used a lot of gas!!! that is the only reason i will not go back.

"Camping Cabins"

Miss D Redfern - Stayed with partner, Sep 2016

29/09/2016

Highly recommended :)

"Lynn"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Sep 2016

22/09/2016

We first stayed in June and returned with our friends and their children in September. We stayed in three of the four cabins available. The park facilities are great and the location has the right......Read more.

We first stayed in June and returned with our friends and their children in September. We stayed in three of the four cabins available. The park facilities are great and the location has the right blend of tranquillity and proximity to Ullswater and the rest of the northen lakes. It is an excellent place to stay couples and families alike....Read less.

"Great place to stay"

Mrs J Levett - Stayed with family, Sep 2016

21/09/2016

We had been once before and everything was great for our needs, so we decided to visit again and the weather was much better we had a lovely rest and the peace and quiet was just what we needed and......Read more.

We had been once before and everything was great for our needs, so we decided to visit again and the weather was much better we had a lovely rest and the peace and quiet was just what we needed and not too far for us to travel but far enough to just st get away from everyday hustle and bustle.

The cleanliness of the washrooms are by far the best of all the sites we have been too.

We will be returning again next season...Read less.

"Return visit just as good as our first visit."

Mr D Forte - Stayed with family, Sep 2016

20/09/2016

Return visit just as good as our first visit.

"a"

Anonymous - Stayed with partner, Sep 2016

19/09/2016

clean, friendly ideal position

"Good campsite ,but improvements can be made..."

Anonymous - Stayed with partner, Sep 2016

19/09/2016

We enjoyed our stay, an excellent location, with friendly helpful staff. The washroom/toilet facilities were excellent, always clean, and showers were warm/hot but the campsite was not busy at the......Read more.

We enjoyed our stay, an excellent location, with friendly helpful staff. The washroom/toilet facilities were excellent, always clean, and showers were warm/hot but the campsite was not busy at the time. The fish and chips from the on-site 'chippy' were very good, we did not use the on-site bar mainly because it was only open on Friday and Saturday . We may possibly use this site again but there are some improvements that can be made to improve the camping experience on this site :-

1. We found the ground for the tent pitches very soft/wet and sloping. The ground in the central area was exceptionally wet/soft. Better drainage and landscaping would improve ground conditions.

2. No Wi-Fi at the camping pitches. It was very was inconvenient having to go to reception to get wi-fi.

3. The picnic barn could be improved to include a freezer for our ice-packs, there is one but it is located in the wrong place at reception.

4. Some campsites provide wooden pic-nic tables, that can be used by campers, at their tents , we have always found this a great addition to our experience when sitting outside the tent on a pleasant day.

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"The noisiest place we have ever stayed"

Anonymous - Stayed with partner, Aug 2016

19/09/2016

We booked to stay at this park on the bank holiday weekend and picked our pitch from the website. When we got there we were told that we did not have a specific pitch but to just go and pitch......Read more.

We booked to stay at this park on the bank holiday weekend and picked our pitch from the website. When we got there we were told that we did not have a specific pitch but to just go and pitch anywhere.This is not how it was portrayed on the website. There is nowhere near enough staff patrolling or making sure the rules are adhered to.The noise from the tents around us was deafening to the point that we could not hear each other speak when sat next to each other in our tent. The people were screaming and shouting from first thing in the morning and all evening long. There were dogs running around frightening young children and no one seemed to care about this.It was so bad we left a day early as we could not stand the noise any longer....Read less.

"Touring Park"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Sep 2016

17/09/2016

We stayed at the park First week in September and found it to be very pleasant and quiet just what we wanted.

"Recent weekend at the site"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Sep 2016

09/09/2016

Friendly staff. Very clean facilities. Just one slight complain. Could certainly do with another hand dryer in the shower/toilets. Preferably one that was more effective.

"Love this site"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

08/09/2016

This is our third visit to Ullswater holiday park, we love the location, the site, and the park. Will be back next year at least once!

"Wifi"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

08/09/2016

Wider and faster WiFi would be appreciated

"Lovely site friendly staff."

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

08/09/2016

Second time here,stayed in a caravan which was clean and had enough space for our 2childen to play inside. Some of the blinds were broken but it was fine. Super views could look at it all day! Will......Read more.

Second time here,stayed in a caravan which was clean and had enough space for our 2childen to play inside. Some of the blinds were broken but it was fine. Super views could look at it all day! Will defiantly be back!...Read less.

"Fantastic"

Mrs C Doherty - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

07/09/2016

Stayed here for 3 nights with my husband, 2 small children and nephew and we loved it. We felt really safe knowing we were so close to the playground and staff were second to none. We are planning......Read more.

Stayed here for 3 nights with my husband, 2 small children and nephew and we loved it. We felt really safe knowing we were so close to the playground and staff were second to none. We are planning on returning next year for a longer stay, very highly recommended for a quiet and relaxing family camping trip...Read less.

"Overall"

Mr D Chambers - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

07/09/2016

Beautiful caravan with excellent equipment. Number 5. Very disappointed that there was no outside balcony or even some seating provided. We felt trapped in the van when we returned each afternoon. No......Read more.

Beautiful caravan with excellent equipment. Number 5. Very disappointed that there was no outside balcony or even some seating provided. We felt trapped in the van when we returned each afternoon. No facility to eat outside when the weather was lovely.

Children's play area was described as award winning. What a complete disappointment, it was flooded and of a very poor standard. My girls were upset by this.

Nice park but tractor was out way too early emptying the bins. No consideration here.

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"Very welcoming and very clean"

Mrs J Hankin - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

06/09/2016

We have camped on this campsite 3 times in the past and this year decided to stay in one of the cottages. On each visit we have found the staff to be very helpful and friendly and the accommodation......Read more.

We have camped on this campsite 3 times in the past and this year decided to stay in one of the cottages. On each visit we have found the staff to be very helpful and friendly and the accommodation very clean and well maintained. Looking forward to next year's visit....Read less.

"Excellent as always!!"

Mrs K Grace - Stayed with partner, Aug 2016

06/09/2016

Brilliant site. Love it been going there for over 30 years! Just keeps improving :-)

"Good site"

Mrs A Bowen - Stayed with partner, Aug 2016

05/09/2016

Very good site for families, facilities excellent for children. Thought the cost rather expensive for a couple but that is because we never used the facilities available.

"Pleasant stay"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

05/09/2016

Lovely and clean nice facilities the childrens play area could do with a bit of a revamp perhaps but other than that a lovely break with all family happy

"great site, great location"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

04/09/2016

Been 3 times now to this site and will no doubt return again.

"A lovely site set in stunning scenery"

Anonymous - Stayed with partner, Aug 2016

04/09/2016

We had a really lovely time at this site. It was very well laid out and the facilitates were good. Very friendly and helpful staff. It was nice to have the club house who allowed the dogs in on......Read more.

We had a really lovely time at this site. It was very well laid out and the facilitates were good. Very friendly and helpful staff. It was nice to have the club house who allowed the dogs in on leads. The setting is beautiful with stunning views of the hills.

We loved the fish and chip shop being on site too. Looking forward to returning with friends next year.

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"Review"

Mrs Clyde - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

03/09/2016

Park nice

"Fantastic but........."

Mrs C Tabbenor - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

02/09/2016

The drainage one the park is terrible. With little rain it was boggy and very muddy. This dragged mud throughout the site, caravans, loos and showers! The showers do definitely need upgrading the......Read more.

The drainage one the park is terrible. With little rain it was boggy and very muddy. This dragged mud throughout the site, caravans, loos and showers! The showers do definitely need upgrading the water trickles out!! If these two things were sorted we would definitely return....Read less.

"Great family site"

Mrs S Stead - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

02/09/2016

We have been visiting this site for 9 years now and always enjoy coming back. The site facilities are excellent, and I notice they have recently made emprovements. The children's play area is......Read more.

We have been visiting this site for 9 years now and always enjoy coming back. The site facilities are excellent, and I notice they have recently made emprovements. The children's play area is great, a bit muddy but great fun. Great for the dogs and plenty of walks locally. We love it here!...Read less.

"camping pitches not numbered"

Anonymous - Stayed with partner, Aug 2016

02/09/2016

Booked site as only one we could get in at short notice. Couldn't get hook up but that was ok. Was given few numbered pitches to choose from when booking but they weren't on the online plan so just......Read more.

Booked site as only one we could get in at short notice. Couldn't get hook up but that was ok. Was given few numbered pitches to choose from when booking but they weren't on the online plan so just picked any. Upon arrival the tented pitches were not numbered and were so close and crowded it was like being at a festival! Our heart's sank but we continued further and found a quieter area near the back of the site, altho pitches were very wet and muddy in parts. Later that evening on visiting toilets I saw another small camping field and went to have a look-very wet and muddy. There was another over-spill field beyond this and when I entered I couldn't believe my eyes-the whole thing opened up and the views were amazing. Only problem was that grass hadnt been cut for an age and it was very uneven. Having said that, we moved pitches the next morning and had weekend of peace and quiet away from main (and very busy) site, with some of the best views we've had from campsite. Would return if knew we would get that field again but wouldn't bother with rest. Another thing to bear in mind-after heavy rainfall several ponds appeared in that field!...Read less.

"Very short stay at ullswater holiday park"

Miss H King - Stayed with partner, Aug 2016

02/09/2016

Arrived at ullswater holiday park on Friday it is a beautiful location but a bit far from anything and on a very steep hill to walk to anywhere, went to go in the showers on Friday which were very......Read more.

Arrived at ullswater holiday park on Friday it is a beautiful location but a bit far from anything and on a very steep hill to walk to anywhere, went to go in the showers on Friday which were very busy as only 3 in the block near our pitch so had to wait for a while for them, to find when I got near the front that they were very dirty and grotty, didn't end up going in them as they were that bad, went to bed on friday only to be woken 3 times by the family near us maling lots of noise, wasnt happy with this as the park is suppose to operate a noise free camp after 11.30pm, woke up early Saturday waited for the showers again that morning and they were still the same, wasn't impressed by this and therefore we left the campsite that day, also the pitch was very soggy though pea gravel had been put down to try and stop this. Won't be coming back for these reasons. Which is a shame as the staff were lovely and very friendly and it also has lovely views.

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"Enjoyable place to stay"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

02/09/2016

Lovely park in an ideal location. Great range of onsite facilities. Site well maintained but in the interests of improvement:

Couple of things that could be better:

- main' toilet block in touring......Read more.

Lovely park in an ideal location. Great range of onsite facilities. Site well maintained but in the interests of improvement:

Couple of things that could be better:

- main' toilet block in touring area had poor shower water pressure and had to service a lot of people. Satellite toilet block above play park was lovely but too small for number of pitches serviced. Toilet block nr reception was good but a trek from touring area.

- Unfortunately there was a lot of noise from other visitors into the night. Not the site's fault, but perhaps there could be areas designated for families with no noise past a certain time? We have stayed on leccy pitches in the main area and in the overflow camping fields above the play park and unfortunately had noisy groups both times. Guess this is a common issue though, so shouldn't put people off....Read less.

"Week away"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

02/09/2016

Very happy with our stay here the staff are very friendly and helpful the showers and toilets kept in tip top order would highly recommend trying this site

"Fantastic reliable campsite!"

Mrs Jakeman - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

02/09/2016

Wonderful campsite with great facilities. It's the 5th time we've been back and we will definitely be coming again!

"Great Site"

Mr D Maynard - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

02/09/2016

Great site, very close to the lake. Highly recommended

"Peaceful"

Mr A Davies - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

31/08/2016

Great site, we rented a cottage with my daughter an three year old granddaughter, great play area albeit flooded during our visit, friendly clubhouse on sire with reasonably priced drinks for winding......Read more.

Great site, we rented a cottage with my daughter an three year old granddaughter, great play area albeit flooded during our visit, friendly clubhouse on sire with reasonably priced drinks for winding down at the end of the day. must try the on site chippy (very nice) pub a mile along the road but overpriced average food (nic location though excellent base for touring the lakes, very peaceful site we'll be back...Read less.

"Lovely clean quiet site"

Anonymous - Stayed with partner, Aug 2016

30/08/2016

This is our 3rd visit. Lovely well spaced camping areas. Clean toilets and shower facilities. Well priced bar and coffee shop plus fish and chip shop on site.

"ullswater camping"

Anonymous - Stayed with partner, Aug 2016

30/08/2016

4 night stay could not fault this site

"August 2016"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

30/08/2016

Lovely clean site, nice spacious hard standing pitches. The staff were very pleasant and helpful

"Great site"

Mr C Brooks - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

29/08/2016

Really enjoyed the site, lots for the kids to do. Good facilities even though the toilets kept blocking but didn't take long for them to be working again . decent sized pitch and good value for......Read more.

Really enjoyed the site, lots for the kids to do. Good facilities even though the toilets kept blocking but didn't take long for them to be working again . decent sized pitch and good value for money.got a nice view as well....Read less.

"Great location and facilities but not a quiet relaxing place to stay during summer hols"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

27/08/2016

Although the site is very well kept and ideally located for the surrounding lakes and activities, it's not a place to go if your looking for a quiet relaxing break.

It can get very busy during the......Read more.

Although the site is very well kept and ideally located for the surrounding lakes and activities, it's not a place to go if your looking for a quiet relaxing break.

It can get very busy during the summer holidays and attracts large families which from recent experience enjoy shouting screaming and staying up late listening to 'club' music especially after a few hours at the site bar. We are a young family and appreciate it would be noisy but a few nights it was over the top and wished we had booked a pitch further away from the main field or a different site all together.

It would be unfair not to recommend it as the staff were great a well stocked shop and even a fish and chip shop on site which came in handy one night. Wifi can be used up by the bar as general phone signal is pretty non existent.

Maybe it's just me getting old and grumpy and not liking people but this is just my opinion and hope it can help.

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"Weekend trip"

Anonymous - Stayed with partner, Aug 2016

25/08/2016

Excellent

"happy"

Mrs L Neilson - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

25/08/2016

Never stayed in this area before so everything was new to us found this park whilst searching the Internet. The staff were extremely helpful and friendly park was really neat and tidy.we stayed in......Read more.

Never stayed in this area before so everything was new to us found this park whilst searching the Internet. The staff were extremely helpful and friendly park was really neat and tidy.we stayed in one of the cottages which was old fashioned but clean and adequate to fulfil the needs of our stay.Kitchen was well equipped to cook and beds were comfy and clean.Our cottage was situated near tents and we heard no noise at all there was always someone around keeping the areas clean.We would definable stay again it was the perfect base for exploring the area....Read less.

"Last minute booking"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

25/08/2016

I booked this site last minute, to my delight it was a great place, the staff were very helpful , they even let the dogs in the bar in the evening with us as we were in a tent. The kids loved the......Read more.

I booked this site last minute, to my delight it was a great place, the staff were very helpful , they even let the dogs in the bar in the evening with us as we were in a tent. The kids loved the play park. Finally the fish and chip shop should win awards... The best I've had in years!!...Read less.

"Great stay"

Mr G Liddle - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

25/08/2016

This camp site never lets you down great location and staff ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️👍

"I know it will be good"

Mr Hough - Stayed with partner, Aug 2016

25/08/2016

This site continues to improve, with additions in recent years of the chippy, the cafe and last but certainly not least the satellite hook up facility.

"Great staff and location"

Anonymous - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

25/08/2016

Lovely time.

"Holiday park"

Mr Bunning - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

24/08/2016

Facilities very good , but my children couldn't shower one morning because the showers were freezing , all the staff I met over 3 days seemed very unhappy ... But we enjoyed ourselves

"Lakeside setting"

Ms S Williams - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

24/08/2016

Neat & tidy cottage overlooking the lake on a holiday park with brilliant facilities for all and very friendly, professional and helpful staff.

"Tranquil location not too far from Pooley Bridge"

Mr J Moore - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

23/08/2016

Nice campsite with relatively flat pitches. Included is £1 a night electric but to be fair it was more than ample. Shop and coffee shop staff were very helpful and friendly. Shop fairly basic but......Read more.

Nice campsite with relatively flat pitches. Included is £1 a night electric but to be fair it was more than ample. Shop and coffee shop staff were very helpful and friendly. Shop fairly basic but stocked lager and wine but no beer! Internet connection was required for my work and was extremely slow and intermittent. Showers and toilets were always clean and tidy but as they are designed like a wet room cleaning consisted of a good karchering everywhere including the mirrors - this did result in soggy toilet rolls!

The bar didn't open until 8pm when the coffee shop closed which was a little late. With poor wifi and no TV signal it was a step back to the 80's when people had to talk to each other. The bar however was disappointing - it was like a 1960's social club with formica tables and chrome stools. The peeling dilapidated sign gave a good indication of what was to follow. Dingy lighting, lacking atmosphere with 3 staff on almost equelling the clientele! Cobwebs from the curtains to the ceiling and smelly toilets with lime green sinks just rounded it off. It was a shame really because it had great potential - a lick of paint, inside and out, a new sign, better lighting and a toilet refurbishment would sort the place out for less than a grand. It was still ok for a peaceful break. The local pub is quite a walk away so you are quite isolated and it costs £10 for a taxi for the 3 mile journey to Pooley Bridge....Read less.

"Relaxation"

Mrs S Bowers - Stayed with family, Aug 2016

23/08/2016

We have stayed on the holiday park on numerous occasions in the cottages and caravans. We can not fault this site for value for money or for the scenery. It is a quiet holiday sire just what you need......Read more.

We have stayed on the holiday park on numerous occasions in the cottages and caravans. We can not fault this site for value for money or for the scenery. It is a quiet holiday sire just what you need to relax. It is ideally situated for exploring the surrounding areas. We will definitely be returning and would recommend this site to anyone....Read less.

"Nothing to say"

Mr B Smith - Stayed with partner, Aug 2016

23/08/2016

Nothing to say

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