Woodhead Farm Caravan Site

Catterlen, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 0BJ

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  • Peaceful stays
  • Scenic views
  • Working farm

Why stay here ...

Our CL site is set on a small working farm in the idilic Eden Valley, between the Lake District National Park and the Outstanding Pennines.

Adults and children are most welcome (no dogs allowed). There are hard standing and grass pitches with electrical hookups and space for an awning. There is also a communal shower/toilet block.

The site is ideally situated behind a small wooded area up the farm lane, within easy reach from junction 41 of the M6. It is perfectly located for exploring the surrounding area with Lake Ullswater only 10 minutes away, Carlisle 15 minutes and Keswick and Kendal 30 minutes. Given the location it is the ideal stopover for breaking up journeys into Scotland.

There is a small shop/petrol station within walking distance. The nearest pub is just over a mile away and the local town of Penrith is only 5 minutes away which has all the local amenities such as cinema, leisure centre, supermarkets, train station and an array of food establishments.

Facilities on site ...

  • Battery charging
  • Recycling facilities
  • Shower (exclusive use)
  • TV reception: good
  • WC (exclusive use)
  • Working farm

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Pitches

Types of pitch: hardstanding

Electric hook up available

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Latest arrival time: 8:00 PM

Latest departure time: 11:00 AM

1 acres

Electric amperage: 16

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Lat 54.69695 / Lon -2.795544
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Thank you, a great site and great owners!

Me and my wife stopped at this location on the way to Scotland, we are both disabled and found this site was so nice and comfortable and had a great layout and great on-site facilities! the owner was ever so accommodating and bent over backwards to help! the price was very good and it was good local access and not far from some great local food and the water is out of this world....so nice... it was peaceful and calm and looking forward to stopping for more days next time.... Thank You from " Moseley Family "

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This has to be a C.L. of year winner

What a gem of a site, Julie & David have a wonderful site its certainly one to be proud of ,the toilets & showers are kept immaculately clean the grass is well mown each pitch has its own water & electric point & there are swings and a slide for the little ones in your party. Nothing is too much trouble for them , They are always ready to lend a helping hand or just to stop for a chat. Access from the M6 is so easy but don't let this be the only reason for your visit, there is so much to do in the surrounding area .We will certainly be returning again & wish Julie & David, Good Luck for the future for if anyone deserves it they do !

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Surely award-worthy!

Like so many others we stopped off here on our way north at half - term and were amazed by what we found. In beautiful surroundings, the young and open-hearted owners have worked so hard to create a superbly appointed CL. Our level, hardstanding pitch, with its own service point was only a skip from the outstanding toilet and shower facilities: must be seen to be believed! Children have a play area which looked very tempting. Surely an award-winner in the future and I can only hope that we will get a chance to spend more time there, though we'd be very lucky indeed to be blessed with such beautiful weather a second time!
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Recently stayed here for 2 weeks for the first time. Enjoyed the stay so much that we have booked again this year and for next year, need I say more. Good quality facilities, showers and loos with daily clean hand towels. We were there during the recent storm and the awning managed to stay anchored! Nice open views across the fields with cattle and sheep grazing occasionally frolicking across the fields. David and Julie,who run the farm and site are very welcoming, sparing time to chat around their busy schedule. Penrith is a few minutes away down the motorway or there is the more scenic route from the roundabout at junction 41 depending on where you want to be in the town. Ullswater and the Rheged centre are worth a visit,easily accessible from here, Cockermouth is also worth a visit from here.
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If only David did breakfasts .....

.... This would be 100% perfect. Have been to this site three times now and can't find a fault. Nothing is two much trouble for Julie. If you haven't been you need to. Highly recommended.
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