Picturesque Peak District caravan parks
Spanning 555 square miles and reaching into five counties, the undulating terrain, spectacular scenery and interesting history of the Peak District make it a popular destination for visitors.
Its central location also means that it is within a four-hour drive for 80% of the UK – perfect for keen caravanners and motorhome owners. Here’s a selection of top-rated caravan parks, all within a stone’s throw of the National Park.
Beech Croft Farm Caravan and Camping Park, Buxton
Beech Croft Farm is a family-run caravan park and camping site located between Buxton and Bakewell. Surrounded by stunning landscape and ideally located for exploring the National Park, the site welcomes caravans, motorhomes, campervans and trailer tents.
Lime Tree Park, Buxton
Described as ‘the gateway to Buxton and the Peak District National Park’, this popular holiday park is framed by a wooded limestone gorge and a striking old railway viaduct. With a variety of touring pitches, including larger hardstanding pitches suitable for motorhomes up to 30ft.
Pomeroy Caravan Park, Buxton
Pomeroy Caravan Park is a small, family-run dairy farm in the heart of the Peak District. With an onsite reception and small shop where you can sample a scoop or two of their artisan ice cream, made using milk from their own dairy cows.
Greenhills Holiday Park, Bakewell
Situated just a short walk from the picturesque town of Bakewell, Greenhills Holiday Park offers generous sized touring pitches along with hire caravans that are available to book. Facilities include a micro shop, newly-refurbished clubhouse and children’s playground.
Longnor Wood Holiday Park, Longnor
This tranquil site in the heart of the Peak District is an award-winning adult-only touring park. The perfect place for a peaceful escape, Longor Wood offers 47 hardstanding touring pitches, with facilities including a heated amenities block, dog wash, boule court and putting green.
Newhaven Holiday Park, Newhaven
Surrounded by farmland and mature woods, this family-run campsite is the perfect base for exploring the Peak District National Park. Enjoy the beautifully maintained grounds, complete with picturesque picnic, barbecue and play areas.
Packhorse Farm Bungalow Caravan Park, Tansley
With far-reaching views across the stunning Peak District landscape, Packhorse Farm is a family-friendly site with 50 pitches (44 with electric hook-up). The campsite is also a working farm, and prides itself on its environmental awareness.
Lickpenny Caravan Site, Matlock
Lickpenny is open all year round, with hardstandings and heated utility blocks so you can enjoy touring whatever the season. There are two facility blocks on site, along with a small shop, an outdoor children’s play area, and a dog-walking area.