AA Campsite of the Year 2024 – Overall Winner

the team outside The Quiet Site glamping, camping and touring park

Lake District Award Winning Camp Site

Nestled amidst the breathtaking landscape of the Lake District, The Quiet Site offer a luxurious serviced camping pitches in the stunning Lake District. Imagine waking up to the melodious chirping of birds and the serene reflection of Ullswater and fells a short distance away.

Our bespoke state-of-the-art, sustainable camping holiday amd break experience in the Lake District redefines outdoor accommodation, blending the outdoors charm with modern comfort.

The Lake District is a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts, offering a myriad of activities for all ages. Embark on scenic walk along tranquil paths, climbing the iconic fells and mountains, indulge in exhilarating water sports on the shimmering lakes, or simply bask in the tranquility of nature. With its diverse wildlife, quaint villages, and rich cultural heritage, the Lake District beckons you to immerse yourself in its beauty.

You’ll find our camping and touring pitches on two fields.

The smaller field accommodates  VW’s, roof tents and small motorhomes, and also houses our Glamping Cabins and Static Caravans.  This field is closer to all the services and is perhaps the Quietest!  There are no lake views from the majority of this field.

The larger field accommodates touring caravans, motorhomes, tents, roof tents and VW’s.  It also houses our Glamping BurrowsGingerbread Houses and Camping Pods.

Our all-weather camping pitches all have electric hook-ups.  10KWh (every 24 hours) of electric is included in the pitch fee.    Excess electric used above this amount is charged at 30p/KWh.

5 star Camp Site that doesn’t cost the earth. Serviced Camping and Touring Pitches.

Reasons to visit The Quiet Site

  • Wide range of Glamping Suite options, designed and built by us to be fully sustainable, affordable and fun

  • Minutes from world class Lake District attractions like Aira Force, Lowther Castle, Ullswater Steamers and Helvellyn

  • Accessible options in our accommodations and facilities make our park as inclusive as possible

  • Modern and new individual shower facilities fully renovated in 2023 and 2024.

  • One of the best  Bars in Britain dating from 1680 serving excellent local brews and live music

  • Delicious off-grid, zero-waste, wood-fired Pizzas + Bacon/Sausage roll takeaway – The Quiet Bite

  • The Quiet Site is open 365 days/year, The Quiet Bar is open 365 days/year, The Quiet Bite is open 364 days/year

  • >80% of our energy is sustainably generated on site using GSHP, Biomass, Solar Thermal and Solar PV.  All gas removed from our operation

  • Fabulous location amongst the Lake District fells overlooking Ullswater

  • All-weather serviced pitches for Tourers, Motorhomes and Tents

  • Free and Fast WiFi in accommodations and across the park

  • Zero waste shop – local, ethical and no single-use plastic

  • Located directly on the famous  Ullswater Way – the 20 mile route around Ullswater.

  • One of the friendliest and most helpful team of holiday park professionals in the business, with over 100 combined years of service!

  • >80% of our customers have been recommended to us or have stayed before

  • Probably the most sustainable holiday park in the UK today

  • eVehicle charging on site

Recent Awards

  • Kings Award for Enterprise – Sustainable Development 2024

  • Top 100 Park 2024

  • Britain’s Greenest Park 2024 – Practical Motorhome

  • AA Campsite of the Year, England and Overall Winner 2023/4

  • TripAdvisor’s Top Rated Campsite in Lake District 2024

  • Finalist PiNCAMP European Sustainability and Environmental Award 2024

  • TripAdvisor’s Best Value Campsite in Lake District  2024

  • AA Platinum Award 2023/4 – Only 59 sites in the UK have reached this standard

  • Mumsnet’s Best Overall Glampsite in the UK for 2024

  • Cumbria Tourism Ethical, Responsible and Sustainable Award 2024 Finalist

  • Visit England’s winner of Camping, Glamping and Holiday Park of the Year 2023

  • Voted UK’s Greenest Park by Readers of Practical Caravan 2023

  • The Independent Newspaper’s Best UK Glamping Site for Walkers 2023

  • Top 100 Park 2023

  • Green Tourism GOLD Award 2023

  • Loo of the Year PLATINUM PLUS 2023

  • Cumbrian Holiday Park of the Year 2022

  • Queens Award for Sustainable Development 2020

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