Thornfield Camping Cabins
T: 01228 319028
Contact: Karen & Andrew Shepherd
OS Grid Reference: NY 37180 47461
Leave the M6 at J42 and travel 5 miles on the B5299 from Dalston, south towards Welton.
Shortly after leaving Dalston there is a left hand turn, the road straightens and leads to a right hand turn.
Just on the sharp right bend take the road signposted Rose Castle and Raughton Head.
ONCE OFF THE MAIN ROAD PLEASE DO NOT FOLLOW YOUR SAT NAV. We are 1/3 mile on the right.
Thornfield Luxury Camping Pods are set in a picturesque setting between Carlisle and Caldbeck on the edge of the Lake District National Park. We are in close proximity to the Northern Fells.
Our camping pods provide high quality, affordable and warm year-round self catering accommodation with home from home comforts, in a tranquil rural setting.
A real back to nature holiday experience surrounded by woodlands, walks and extensive rural views.
4 types of pod available:
PLEASE SEE OUR WEBSITE FOR FULL DETAILS AND AVAILABILITY.
All pods have an additional option of a hot tub.
WE ARE DOG FRIENDLY.
PLEASE SEE OUR WEBSITE FOR PRICE INFO.
Yes. Minimum stay 2 nights Friday to Sunday.
Families, small groups of friends.
All cabins sleep a maximum of 2 adults in any one cabin.
6 luxury & 1 standard camping pods available:
4 x Large Family Pods
2 x Standard Pod
1 x Budget Pod
Ensuite wet room with each camping cabin
Utility room for all guests - additional fridge & freezer storage washing machine & tumble dryer facilities. Sink for washing muddy boots.
Also a large shower room for also occasional campers only.
Yes - car parking area a short distance from the cabins.
2 electric charge stations available.
No. Fire pit hire available.
No. Gas BBQ hire available for hire.
Country Kitchen Cafe, Dalston (1.5 miles).
Big breakfasts, light lunches, coffee & cake, 01228 711431.
The Blue Bell Inn, Dalston (1.5 miles)
Pub & Dining. Good food and real ale. 01228 712061.
The Bridge End Inn, Dalston (1 mile)
Pub & Dining. Good food and real ale. 01228 710161.
The Watermill Cafe, Caldbeck (7 miles)
Cafe - snacks, lunches, take away
Oddfellows Arms, Caldbeck (7 miles)
Pub food & restaurant. real ale, breakfast available.
Dalston (1.5 miles) - Co-Op Shop.
No - nearest in Carlisle (5 miles) - Arragon's Cycle Hire.
Bike repairs in Dalston - Mystery Cycles - 07935 058137.
Public footpath / cycleway from Dalston to Carlisle (accessed at St. Michael's Primary School)
Rose Castle (circular walk) A picturesque walk of 1 hour via the River Caldew and Rose Castle (historic home of the Bishop of Carlisle)
Carrock Fell & High Pike
Cycling - almost on Reivers Route 10 and National Cycle Network Route 7.
Please remember to mention the Lake District Camping website when you contact this campsite.