The regular procession of ships in and out the harbour provide entertainment along with the plentiful wildlife in the local area. Follow the road out of the village for 2 miles (past the football ground and over the small railway bridge), and you will get to a cross roads with a stone cross on your left, drive on until you go past the first Herodsfoot sign on your right. ’It is camping as it should be. All rights reserved. It was a nice touch by allowing you to purchase some of their organic farm goods including the eggs (amazing!) Today, its valley walking trails, bucket n’ spade style beaches (Millendreath, East Looe, and Second Beach) and plentiful water sport opportunities make Looe the ideal day-tripper destination. Alltogether: nice concept, quiet, quite very basic and reasonably priced (compared to other organic farms where we camped).  We really liked the simplicity of the site, open fires with fire wood provided & compost loos. Lovely. A pair of apparent elves keep two horses onsite, and there is a hippie-esque vibe that sorely tempted us to up sticks to cornwall. Guests must provide their own bedding. Looe Country Park No Man's Land, Looe, Cornwall (5.3 miles) A small and peaceful caravan and camping park with stylish glamping pods, 5 mins from the South West Coast Path. Two very large fields – one set aside for families – sprawl over a hilltop blessed with alarmingly panoramic views of Plymouth, the sea and the under-explored Rame Peninsula. Just back from a night in a yurt at Maker. There's a gas stove with kettle, pans, and all your crockery and cutlery, indoor table and chairs and outdoor picnic table. From hiking clothing and camping equipment to ski wear and running gear we stock everything you need for your outdoor activities. The hippy vibe and flushing loos in a fitted out container may not be to your taste but, when the weather is good it is bliss. I'm sorry. Stayed here over the spring bank holiday week. There are a few 'smarter' loos here, too, as well as compost ones dotted around the fields. Tremeer Farm Yurts Cornwall, Lanteglos by Fowey, Fowey Cornwall PL23 1NN. Kestrel Lodge Camping, Bassenthwaite. And thanks to Penbugle Organic Farm, this bucolic blend is available to campers all year round. Peaceful and secluded 200-acre farm site on the river Lynher. Cornish Tipi Holidays & Camping, Port Isaac. And if their parents can’t muster the energy to put up a tent, there are four simply furnished and cheap-aschips yurts in which to crash. Other reviewers have covered all the practical aspects of the site and local amenities, but I would definitely recommend the yurts. It is well worth a visit – and probably has some of the most stunning views of any site in the UK.Â. My family and I have just returned from a two week camping tour of the UK, culminating with a 4 day stay on Maker Camping. And last but not least, traditional campers are welcomed with open arms. Spectacular views on all sides, unbeatable stars on a clear night, and a dawn chorus of skylarks. Travel Ideas. A short drive to Torpoint for supermarkets and with 8 pubs and cafes to enjoy off site all within a 2 mile radius, you will not go hungry. Looe Country Park is open all year round and is a place of peace and quiet, especially as it doesn't have a noisy clubhouse, or bar, just the facilities needed to have a comfortable tranquil stay. It was the beginning of April, it was windy(it does get truly blowy on Makers sometimes, so bring extra rope/pegs), and it was absolutely brilliant. We found plenty of firewood in the woods on the pathway down to the villages, though, so it wasn't a problem. Or visit Liskeard’s Hayloft (01503 240241) for Italian food (mains £15–18) – it's set in a converted barn and boasts a chocolate fountain! I highly recommend! I was greeted by a lovely Lady who was very informative, enthusiastic,passionate about the site and area of Cornwall. They were certainly adequate, and wouldn’t put us off staying again though. Best Camping in Polperro on Tripadvisor: Find 757 traveller reviews, 479 candid photos, and prices for camping in Polperro, England. The real highlight of our weekend though was our stay in a yurt. There are yurts onsite, but we found the camping in the lower field perfect, with fire pits dotted around. See more ideas about cornwall, cornwall england, devon and cornwall. Popular Searches: Cornwall, New Forest… Mena Farm, Mena Farm, Lanivet, Bodmin, Cornwall PL30 5HW. Cornish Orchards Cider Farm (01503 269007) sells mouth-watering local produce including free-range eggs, bacon, sausages and beef burgers. A 10-minute drive from Saltash or 20 minutes from Looe. Within easy walking distance (10 - 15 mins) of the delightful sea side villages of Kingsand and Cawsand (ferry to Plymouth Barbican), and lakeview village of Millbrook. Our first two nights were spent camping, overlooking the sea. Makes all the difference in the world!Â, Discovered Maker last year and returned this year, been home 3 days and want to be there again. Contact However at £16 a night for 2 adults in a camper van I expect a clean and serviced toilet block, with, forgive me if I'm expecting too much, soap and some way to dry my hands. If you go when its quiet, it feels like wild camping, you are alone with a full 360 view, and the peace and quiet is lovely. In high season Friday and Saturday evenings between 6pm and 10pm, great homemade food is available from the Maker Meal Hut next to the reception shed. We almost missed the cafe, but again, someone told us about it and it is definitely worth a visit. Book with confidence at Enchanted Valley Yurts with our Coronavirus Booking Guarantee - read full terms here. 10 spaces for tents and 2 bell tents pitched on a wooden decking with: coir matting, cotton rugs and lighting supplied by LED solar-powered string lights and a rustic tea light chandelier, which light up the tents beautifully. 24/7 he would help us out. And also seriously consider the 'quiet area'. Easy access to good walking in Edgecombe country park and coastal path. 81C to the site. With fabulous sea views, the walk passes the remains of St Catherine's Castle (01179 750700), built by Henry VIII and modified during the Crimean War and again in the Second World War. Camping but with a quirky twist, glamping in Looe is seriously special. Easily accessed camping on a 15-acre farm, with family facilities and a vast amount of wild space to explore, Lanteglos by Fowey, Fowey Cornwall PL23 1NN. However I mentioned this to one of the very helpful & friendly members of staff and it was sorted straight away, so no complaints there. Looe Caravan and Motorhome Club Site 12eef9e3-c2f4-4ea0-9638-fc714927593c St Martin, Looe, Cornwall, South West. 5 mins drive from surfing beach at Whitsands and 15 mins to National Trusts Antony House (setting of Tim Burtons film Alice in Wonderland) 10 mins drive to Mt. So lots to see around the site and a new Wetlands area being created with thanks to Cornwall Wildlife Trust in May. It’s a busy fishing port with lots of shops, eateries, the small Old Guildhall Museum & Gaol (01503 263709) and a family-friendly, sand beach. You are close enough to Plymouth to escape for a day if the weather really turns.  Thank goodness we had only booked one night! The site itself has a little bar, the Random Arms, which opens on Fridays and Saturdays. 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