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Experience one of the best Lake District touring caravan sites. Located on the edge of Ambleside.

Skelwith Fold is a first-class destination for motorhome and touring caravan holidays in the Lake District. It is widely considered one of the UK’s premier caravan parks and boasts a selection of 5 star facilities set in spectacular grounds.

The park is nestled in over 130 acres of ancient woodland and occupies the site of a former country house. Some of the Lake Districts best attractions and natural landmarks are just a short drive away.

Spacious touring pitches

We welcome touring caravans, motorhomes and campervans to our holiday park in The Lake District. Our pitches are set in scenic positions around the park, with stunning views of the surrounding woodland and wildlife. There are two pitch types to choose from. Both come with electric hook up as standard.

  • 70 Standard pitches – electric hook up
  • 22 Premium pitches – water stand pipe, grey waste drain, electric hookup, TV hook-up, extra room and even a picnic table.

Please be aware:

  • If your vehicle has been converted into a motorhome there are some requirements – see our terms and conditions.
  • Awnings can extend to 2.5m from the side of your caravan or motorhome.

Stunning woodland grounds

We take pride in providing first rate touring pitches for all our guests to ensure you have an enjoyable stay. Our friendly groundskeeping team work hard to maintain the grounds to a high standard and our touring facilities are cleaned at regular intervals throughout the day.

Our Lakeland caravan park is the perfect base from which to explore the local area, whether you’re planning a relaxing getaway or action packed outdoor adventure break. There are so many fantastic things to do in The Lake District, you’ll be spoilt for choice when deciding how to spend your free time. Skelwith Fold is the ideal setting for a woodland break in The Lakes. Stay for a couple of nights, or an extended getaway.

Touring caravan sites in the Lake District. Caravan holidays at Skelwith Fold Caravan Park

Spacious touring pitches at Skelwith Fold Caravan Site Lake District

Dog Friendly Caravan Holidays

Skelwith Fold is the perfect destination for a holiday with dogs. Our dog friendly caravan park has won numerous awards, recognising our commitment to providing an enjoyable stay for all members of the family. Guests can make use of ‘dog wash’ facilities and fresh water outside our reception. Guests are welcome to bring up to three dogs per touring caravan.

Dog friendly caravan park in the Lake District.

Booking Information

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Skelwith Fold is open each year from 1st March until the third week of November. Advance booking is recommended, especially during peak season or weekends. It is essential for Bank Holidays. We are happy to take bookings over the phone, or you can book online at any time of a day. Check the availability calendar below. If you would like to be informed of any last minute vacancies, sign up to our email alerts.

If you have ever considered a permanent holiday home in the Lake District, why not look to see whether we have any static caravans for sale which might meet your needs? Come and visit one of the best touring caravan sites in the Lake District! We look forward to welcoming you soon.

Standard Pitch (hard-standing)

Premium Pitch (hard-standing)

Skelwith Fold

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