Burns Farm Caravans, Camping & Glamping near Keswick
Lamb's Luxury Cabins
Glamping Bell Tents
Caavans & Motorhomes
Grass Camping Pitches for Tent & Campervans
New toilet and shower facilities
Stunning views of Blencathra
Burns Farm Caravans, Camping & Glamping near Keswick
Burns Farm

Caravans, Camping & Glamping
Located close to Keswick in the Lake District National Park

Burns Farm Caravans, Camping & Glamping near Keswick
Lamb's Luxury Cabins
Lamb's Luxury Cabins

Our luxury cabins exceed expectations and are finished to the highest standard possible with underfloor heating, high-quality kitchens and en-suites, your own private bubbling hot tub and breathtaking views.

Lamb's Luxury Cabins
Glamping Bell Tents
Glamping Bell Tents

Our Luxury Glamping Bell Tents are pre-erected 6-metre canvas bell tents in our scenic Blencathra Dog Free Camp Field with cast-iron king size bed and stunning views.

Glamping Bell Tents
Caavans & Motorhomes
Fully Serviced hardstanding

For Caravans & Motorhomes available in Low Rigg and High Rigg Fields with wonderful panoramic fell views.

Caavans & Motorhomes
Grass Camping Pitches for Tent & Campervans
Grass Camping

Three non-electric hookup fields. Tewet and Skiddaw are both dog friendly for dogs on leads, whilst Blease is a "pet free" area

Grass Camping Pitches for Tent & Campervans
New toilet and shower facilities
New Amenities

Brand new toilet, shower and baby changing faclities

New toilet and shower facilities
Blencathra
Stunning Views

Relax and take in the stunning fells views of Blencathra and Skiddaw

Blencathra
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Touring, Camping & Glamping

Burns Farm is almost 90 years old; it is among one of the oldest working farm campsites in the Lake District. Bought back in 1936 by Arthur Lamb, it is now managed by the 3rd and 4th generation of the Lamb Family.

Since 2018, Burns Farm has been transformed from a traditional Lakeland Farm campsite into an award-winning Caravan, Camping and Glamping Site, with 14 five-star bespoke luxury cabins, all with hot tubs, 5 family bell tents, 30 fully serviced caravan pitches, allocated non-electric camping pitches and large modern amenities with underfloor heating and private bathrooms.

Situated in the heart of the Lake District in the picturesque Valley of St John’s in the Vale, Burns Farm is surrounded by some of the country’s largest mountains, Helvellyn, Skiddaw and Blencathra, but it also has beautiful lowland and river walks, including the Keswick to Threlkeld railway path.

The site is three miles east of Keswick Town & shops, one mile from Threlkeld Village & pubs, 15 miles from the M6 motorway and ½ a mile from the A66, on a wide road.

The nearest lake, Lake Derwentwater is just three miles, making Burns Farm the ideal location to explore the Lake District from your pitch or for a more unique experience stay in a private cabin and take in the breathtakingly beautiful Lake District Mountain scenery, with a glass of bubbly, from your hot tub.

WHAT WE OFFER ...

Cabins | Lamb's Luxury Cabins

Lamb's Luxury Cabins at Burns Farm | VIP / Accessible / Superior / Exclusive

14 Luxury Adults Only Cabins designed exclusively for adults (aged 18 years and over) offering a relaxed, tranquil atmosphere with minimum distractions. All 14 cabins have their own private hot tub and outdoor BBQ area and accommodate a maximum of 2 adults.

The 14 cabins have 3 categories:- VIP, Superior and Exclusive.

7 VIP Luxury cabins have mountain views, outdoor dining and fire pit area. 5 of the VIP cabins are designed to accept up to 2 dogs. One of he VIP cabins has an accessible access and is dog friendly.

3 Superior luxury cabins with a roll top copper bath, mountain views, outdoor dining and fire pit area.

4 Exclusive Luxury Cabins have unlimited mountain views, large garden and outdoor fire pit area. Wake up to Highland cows and Herdwick sheep grazing in the fields in front of the Exclusive cabins during the summer months.

Lamb's Luxury Hot Tub Cabins
Luxury Glamping Bell Tents

Glamping | Luxury Bell Tents

Glamping | Luxury Bell Tents

We have five 6 meter Luxury Bell Tents, decorated to a cosy standard with king size bed, luxury tenon and fluffy towels. They each accommodate a maximum of 2 adults and 2 children/infants. The bell tents come with a basic camping kitchen and fire pit. The bell tents are not designed to be dog friendly. The Bell tents are pitched on wooden decking from May to September in the beautiful Blencathra grass field. The 5 bell tents are named, Herdwick, Swaledale, Blueface Lester, Kerry Hill and Rough Fell.

Touring | Caravan/Motorhome/Campervans

2 Fully serviced Fields | Low Rigg / High Rigg 

We have 2 hardstanding fields with a total of 30 fully serviced, well maintained and come with electric hook-up, wifi, water and grey water drain.

Pitches are suitable for caravans, motorhomes and camper vans and roof top tents.

They gravel pitches and are not suitable for tents or R.Vs or vehicles more than 8.5 meters.

Low Rigg is a beautiful level field near to the amenities. It's ideally positioned to capture all day sun and the lovely mountain views. This field has 14 gravel, level pitches. Pitches are booked through a live booking system and you can choose your perfect pitch.

High Rigg is very popular with guest seeking a quieter location, with 16 level fully serviced pitches. High Rigg field has a minimum night stay allowing for longer lets. The field has amazing view and spectacular mountain sunsets. Pitches are booked through a live booking system and you can choose your perfect pitch.

We are a dog friendly caravan site in the heart of the Lake District.

Fully Serviced Hard Standing
Grass Camping - Tewet, Blease and Skiddaw

Camping | Tents/Campervans/Rooftents/Trailertents

Tents/Campervans/Roof Tents

Three grass non electric camping fields. Pitches are numbered and picket fenced. Guests book a pitch online through a booking system and pitches are allocated for your arrival. 

Tewet (dog friendly)

Skiddaw (dog friendly)

Blease (no dog)

The campsite is suitable for campers who are looking for a peaceful and idyllic place to camp. The positioning of the campsite also makes it ideal for guest who are looking to explore the local mountains and lakes or taking part in a local sporting event. 

A stunning location in St John's in the Vale, only three miles from Keswick in the English Lake District World Heritage Site.

Our Amenities

  • We offer amazing underfloor heated amenities including FREE hot showers. There are 2 disabled rooms opened with a Raydar key and 5 bookable wet rooms, 2 of which have baths. These rooms can be booked on line or on arrival subject to availability.
  • Mobile phone charging lockers can be rented from reception.
  • Fire pits can be pre-booked or booked on arrival subject to availability. Wood can be purchased from Ryan and Tom, don’t forget to bring the marshmallows!
  • Pitches for 2024 are now available to book and some pitches can be allocated through the booking system. Pitch fees are for a maximum of 2 adults and are inclusive of one vehicle and amenities. (No hidden fees)
  • We enclosed our pot wash area, added a freezer, mobile phone charging lockers and a new laundry room.
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Stay in the English Lake District National Park

Burns Farm Caravan & Campsite,
St Johns-in-the-Vale, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4RR

Tel: 017687 79112 | Email: stay@burns-farm.co.uk

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