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Hawkshead lies between Coniston Water and Windermere, and at the northern end of Esthwaite water. The area around Hawkshead provides a good range of camping and caravan sites as well as a great selection of attractions and things to do. Check out the key information on the right and then explore the Hawkshead camping and caravanning sites listed below.
Campsites and caravan parks in the Hawkshead area include:
Grizedale Camping Site, Grizedale Forest,Cumbria. 01229 860208.
Hawkshead Hall, Hawkshead, near Ambleside, Cumbria. 01539 436221.
The Croft Caravan & Camp Site, Hawkshead,Cumbria. 01539 436374.
Coniston Hall, Coniston, Cumbria. 015394 41223.
Cook Farm, Torver, Coniston, Cumbria. 015394 41453.
Hoathwaite Farm, Hoathwaite Farm, Torver, Coniston, Cumbria. Book Online.
Park Coppice Caravan Club Site, Coniston,Cumbria. 01539 441555.
Greenhowe Caravan Park, Ambleside,Cumbria. 015394 37231.
Low Wray National Trust Campsite, Low Wray, Near Ambleside, Cumbria. 015394 32039.
Skelwith Fold Caravan Park, Skelwith Fold, Ambleside, Cumbria. 015394 32277.
Fallbarrow Park, Windermere,Cumbria. 015394 44422.
Hill of Oaks and Blakeholme Caravan Estate, Windermere, Cumbria. 015395 31578.
Limefitt Park, Troutbeck, near Windermere, Cumbria. 015394 32300.
White Cross Bay Caravan Park, Windermere,Cumbria. 01539 443937.
Windermere Camping, Windermere,Cumbria. 01539 442619.
Braithwaite Fold Caravan Club Site, Bowness-
Park Cliffe Camping & Caravan Estate, Bowness, Newby Bridge, Cumbria. 01539 531344
Lambhowe Caravan Park, Crosthwaite, near Newby Bridge, Cumbria. 01539 568483.
Newby Bridge Caravan Park, Newby Bridge,Cumbria. 01539 531030.
Attractions in Hawkshead:Hawkshead has a great range of things to do. In the village itself is the Beatrix Potter Gallery, and Hill Top Farm, is in nearby Sawrey. Nearby Coniston has various boat trips available, including the Coniston Launch and the Steam Yacht Gondola. There are also plenty of local attractions to visit, including the Ruskin Museum, and Brantwood House. The Grizedale Forest Park is also to the south of Hawkshead.
Recommended Places to eat and drink in Hawkshead: The Sun Cafe
Fells around Hawkshead: The Old Man of Coniston, Dow Crag.
Grid Ref: SD 352 980
Map: Explorer maps OL7
Info: Post Office, Cafes, Pub, Shops
Fells: The Old Man of Coniston, Dow Crag,
View on Map: Hawkshead on a map
More info: Hawkshead Tourist Info
Things to do: Hawkshead
Nearest Train: Windermere
Great Range of Holiday Cottages in Hawkshead from Sykes Cottages -
Hawkshead Joinery from Stephen Dixon Joinery Limited.