Swallowholme Camping & Caravan Park
Derbyshire (Browse area)
Tel: 01433 650981
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We are taking bookings - see our opening dates below.
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Opening Dates this year: 12/04/2021 to 31/10/2021
Opening Dates next year: 04/03/2022 to 30/10/2022
Our toilets and showers have now re-opened, however, there are Covid restrictions in place. Water collection points, grey water disposal point, WC chemical waste disposal point and refuse area are all unaffected.
We are currently taking very limited bookings for tents and are unable to accept family bookings for tents due to the restrictions on the facilities. Please note that we cannot accept toilet tents on our tent area for health and safety reasons.
Sorry No Dogs
Swallowholme Camping and Caravan Park is situated on the edge of the village of Bamford in the Hope Valley within the Peak District National Park. The site is within walking distance of Bamford Station and the River Derwent runs alongside the site. Hathersage is only five minutes away by car where there is an outdoor heated swimming pool.
We are a small family run site with a well presented shower & toilet block, washing up area & a laundry sink. In addition to the seasonal caravan pitches, we cater for a small number of touring caravans, motorhomes and campervans. We have grass pitches with electric hook-up.
The site is fairly flat and local amenities are close by including a 24 hour mini-market. A Public House, The Angler's Rest, The Rest Cafe & Post Office. Recreation Ground with childrens play area are a short walk from the site. Sickleholome Golf Course is only 100 yards across the road. There are two garden centres with cafes within walking distance of the site. Bus stops are close by for buses to Hathersage, Hope and Castleton whilst Edale can be reached by train from Bamford.
The River Derwent runs past the site. Trout and grayling fishing is permitted with a current licence. The site has plenty of wildlife including ducks, weasels, rabbits, owls, pheasants and many other species of wild birds. Swallowholme is a great site to use as a walking base.
Sorry but dogs are not allowed on site.
Derwent Valley - Upper Derwent Visitors Centre, Fairholmes - situated at the northern tip of the Ladybower Dam
Derwent Dam - The practice dam for the famous dambusters raid
Hathersage - Approx 2 miles away - With historical connections to Robin Hood and the Eyre family. Outdoor heated swimming pool.
Castleton - Approx 4.5 miles away - Famous for its caves and Blue John fluospar
Eyam - Approx 7 miles - Known as 'The Plague Village'
Chatsworth House - Approx 10.5 miles away - A beautiful stately home with gardens, gift shops and restaurant
Bakewell - Approx 12 miles away - famous for the Bakewell Pudding
Buxton - Approx 16 miles away - A spa town - home of Buxton Spring Water
| No Tents
|| Caravan Pitches
|| Motorhome Pitches
|| Small Campervans
| No Glamping Units
|| No Statics for Hire
|| No Statics on Sale
|| Seasonal Pitches
| Electric Hookups
|| Hardstanding Pitches
|| No Fully Serviced Pitches
|| No Caravan Storage
|Who's it for|
| Families Welcome
|| Not Members Only
|| No Rallies
|| Not Naturist Site
| Dogs Welcome
|| No Dogs Allowed
|| Groups Welcome
| Toilet Facilities
|| Hot Showers
|| No Washing Up Area
|| No Bathroom
| No Baby Changing
|| No Laundry
|| Drinking Water
|| Disabled Friendly
| Chemical Disposal
|| No Battery Charging
|| No Gas Exchange
|| Recycling Facilities
| No Kitchen Facilities
|| No Freezer / Fridge
|| No Motorhome Point
|| Wifi Access
| Shop <1 mile
|| Bar <1 mile
|| Restaurant or Cafe or Takeaway <1 mile
| No Playground
|| No TV Room
|| No Games Room
|| No Evening Ents
| Fishing On Site
|| No Wild Swimming
|| No Indoor Pool
|| Outdoor Pool <5 miles
| No Horse Riding
|| Cycle Hire <1 mile
|| Golf <1 mile
|| No Tennis
| No Beach
|| No Watersports
|| No Boat Launch
| No Sea Views
|| Not Working Farm
|| Campfires not Allowed
| Riverside Pitches
|| Public Transport <1 mile
|| No Dog Walk
Site Location Map ( Click here to see all sites within 10 miles of this location )
From Sheffield - Take the A625 in the direction of Ecclesall to Hathersage. On leaving Hathersage in approx 2 miles turn right at the Sicklehome Service Station. Swallowholme is situated over the railway bridge 175 yards along the road to your left.
From the M1 - Take J29 to Chesterfield on the A617, then the A619 in the direction of Bakewell but at Baslow take the A623 to Calver. Turn right at the traffic lights onto the A625 to Grindleford. Turn left in the centre of the village onto the B6521 to Hathersage. In Hathersage turn left. Then follow directions from Hathersage as above.
Where is the nearest shop to Swallowholme Camping & Caravan Park? There is a shop within 1 mile
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Is Swallowholme Camping & Caravan Park dog friendly? NO
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