Glamping holidays near the Lake District, Cumbria

Luxury en-suite camping cabins, featuring home from home comforts within easy access to the Lake District.

Midweek 2 nights from £170 + more price options

  • Venue: Private Grounds


  • Dogs Welcome
  • Child Friendly
  • Adults Only
  • Accessible
  • Camp Fires Allowed
  • Large Groups
  • Hot Tub Onsite
  • Social Distancing


  • Hot tub option - En-suite pods
  • Easy access to the Lakes
  • Close to a host of amenities
  • Attractive walks from the site

Social distancing available at Thornfield Camping Cabins

COVID-19 - Contactless Check-in
We are unable to provide our usual meet and greet service and show you personally to your cabin.  We intend to be around whenever possible welcoming you from a distance, over the hedge - gate or office window.   However, you must ensure you are clear which cabin you are booked into just in case we are not around.

About Thornfield Camping Cabins


Set in a picturesque rural landscape between the border city of Carlisle and Caldbeck village on the edge of the Lake District national park.

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Glamping holidays near the Lake District, Cumbria, Northern England - Thornfield Camping Cabins

Extra Large En-suite Pods

2 units. Each unit sleeps 4

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Glamping holidays near the Lake District, Cumbria, Northern England - Thornfield Camping Cabins

Large En-suite Pods

4 units. Each unit sleeps 4

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Glamping holidays near the Lake District, Cumbria, Northern England - Thornfield Camping Cabins

Stable Pod (not en-suite)

1 unit. Each unit sleeps 2

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Onsite facilities

  • Cafe
  • Parking
  • Play Area
  • Wi-Fi

We have a small play area with a 10 foot trampoline, football net and tennis / volleyball net along with a small games store / chest. We have an assortment of poultry who like to become friendly with the guests along with 4 guinea pigs, two cats and two very friendly border collie dogs. There is a cafe located next door to the site and they provide quality cooked breakfasts and evening meals on request.

Shared facilities

  • Laundry

Private facilities

  • BBQ
  • Campfire
  • Hot Tub
  • Showers
  • Toilets

All the en-suite pods have the option to add on a hot tub facility. Gas BBQ's and Fire pits with or without charcoal grill arm can be hired. (You are provided with a generous supply of logs and a BBQ tool kit bag). All the hot tubs have a wooden gazebo structure over then and you can hang your towels to dry on the washing line provided. The hot tubs have therapeutic jets which aid in easing aches and pains especially after a day in the lakes. New for 2020 Utility / shower room / EVC

Eco features

  • Recycling

New for 2020 - Electric Vehicle Charging points

What To Bring

  • Bikes
  • Blankets
  • Food & Drink
  • Rainwear
  • Slippers
  • Towels
  • Warm Clothing
  • Wellies

Our pricing structure is based on two adults sharing and when staying two nights or more in our en-suite pods you are provided with a fully made up bed and a bale of towels for two people. You only require additional bedding for the pull out bed settee i.e. children or additional adults over the base of two people. Please bring your own bedding for the non en-suite Stable pod or alternatively add a bedding pack on your booking.


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  • Countryside
  • Hillside
  • Rural
  • Woodland

Activities nearby

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Horse Riding
  • Kayaking
  • Walking

There are a number of picturesque walks from the site which also incorporate the Cumbria Way. On and off road cycling is possible from the site. You can access a cycle path from our village of Dalston and go into the City of Carlisle and back. Fishing permits are available from the village post office to fish on the river Caldew. Horse Riding is available at Rookin House Riding Centre near Penrith. You can access a host of water sports from Derwent Water Marina, Derwentwater, Keswick.


  • Midweek 1 night £50 - £50
  • Midweek 2 nights £170 - £200
  • Midweek 3 nights Contact owner
  • Midweek 4 nights Contact owner
  • Midweek 5 nights Contact owner
  • Weekend 2 nights £170 - £200
  • Weekend 3 nights Contact owner
  • Weekly 7 nights Contact owner


  • Bedding per stay £15
  • Dog per stay £18
  • Extra adult per night £10
  • Hot tub per stay £108
  • Early Check in 2pm per stay £12
  • Extra Child 5-11 yrs per night £5
  • Fire Pit per stay £18
  • Fire Pit with Charcoal Grill Arm per stay £30
  • Gas BBQ per stay £18
  • Late Check out 12.00 per stay £12

Notes about prices

Prices based on two adults sharing. Option to add a hot tub, fire pits and BBQ's. Please refer to our website for full details of our pricing structure and availability calendar. Standard check in time is between 4.00-8.00pm Standard check out time is 10.00am.

Cancellation policy

We do not offer any refund (full or partial). However, if more than 48 hours notice is given we may, at our discretion, offer an alternative date suitable to you subject to availability. Please note: the booking will only be changed once and must be taken within 12 months of original booking. See full T&C's at bottom of our website homepage.


The information and photos in this listing were supplied by Karen Shepherd, the owner/manager of Thornfield Camping Cabins.

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