Devon is a famous travel destination for many and not only for campers and travelers from England. There are many sites for cool camping in Devon that cover all inclinations and budget. There are many local attractions too near the campsites including national trust properties, activities, cycle trails and pubs. Here are discussed 10 of the best family campsites in Devon.
1. Caffyns Farms, Lynton
Caffyns Farms is cool, rule free, relaxed and a fancy site for camping. It encourages the campfire structure which makes it more magical with expansive countryside and beautiful views of Bristol Chanel. Campers are allowed to wander around 150 acres of farmland. This site is irresistible for kids as they can enjoy riding, have some beach fun and indulge in pony trekking from the stables of the farm. This farm is open all through the year.
2. Devon Yurt, Kelly
This is situated on the edge of Dartmoor. It has sleigh bed under the moon and stars, wood fired bath with a breath taking view and a tractor ride in farms. This place is famous for few little things like herb and veg garden, home baked cakes, breakfast with fresh eggs and it is also prepared for any fires. It is open from April till September.
3. Runnage Farm, Postbridge
It is located in the heart of Dartmoor moorland. There are two fields near the river and campers are free to do whatever they want. Kids enjoy running around in this wild site. They can play the pool sticks in the river while looking at the horses and enjoying the toast marshmallows. This place is very calm and quiet and is open all the year.
4. High Field Farm, Topsham
This is an organic farm that stretches to Blackdown hills. It gives the natural trail along the River Clyst. The organic kitchen garden is full of asparagus, raspberries, squash and strawberries. The fields also have barley and cattle of British breeds. It is open all the year.
5. Coombe View Farm, Bransccombe
This is a very relaxed site with lovely green views on right and sea view towards left. This is a picture-perfect site with toy train and pubs being famous for ginger beer along with roaring log fire. This is open from March till November.
6. Cloud Farm, Oare
This is a very pretty site in itself containing hamlet surroundings by purple haze of Doone valley. It is prized by the riverside with Badgworthy Water. Kids can enjoy in river, skimming stones, spotting fish and managing the doggy paddles in pool. Adults can enjoy the relaxing lounge around the riverbeds. This is open all year.
7. Roadford Lake, Okehampton
This camping site is full of watery pursuits. Campers can enjoy the outdoor activities on kayaks, dinghies, canoes, water skis, bridleways and can also indulge in some cycling. The site gives the intimate feel and has a fantastic panorama. This is open from March till October.
8. Trill Farm, Axminster
This family farm is located in east Devon. The campsite has central fire pit and vegetable gardens. It also provides the classes for Yoga and is open from July till September.
9. The Wood Life, Kenn
This is a safari-style campsite in the woods. Kids will truly enjoy the tree house and swings. Campers can also spot the deer, foxes and a wide range of birds from owls to woodpeckers. This is open from April till October
10. Mount Folly Farm, Bigbury
This is a refreshing campsite with caravans, swimming pools and club houses. Mout folly offers low key and rustic camping. It has very beautiful coastal views and is open all the year around.