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Gill Head Farm Self catering Holidays

122 reviews
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“camping pods”(11 reviews)
“gypsy wagon”(8 reviews)
“lovely campsite”(6 reviews)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 23 November 2017

The site is lovely and the staff (I assume they were family) were really friendly and helpful. Views over Blencathra spectacular. We bought a voucher for what was described as 'glamping' which entailed sleeping in a camping pod on a roll up mattress with just...More

Thank Simon T
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Went here to try out our new to us transcamper trailer tent. Lovely camp site run by friendly family. When we arrived it was very wet but chap helped us get trailer onto plot and even supplied some fake grass to cover a patch of...More

Thank Adrian J
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Gill Head Farm is about a mile walk from the bus stop at Troutbeck, which stops on the motorway at the turn-off for Troutbeck Inn. It's an easy walk, easy to find. Add in the walk down the long path to the farm itself and...More

Thank Vic M
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We spent 3 nights here over the bank holiday, and although the pitches were almost completely waterlogged, the owner could not have been more helpful. He showed us to our reserved pitch, and offered an alternative, while being very apologetic for the state of the...More

Thank Liz M
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed in a camping pod for 3 nights. Had lighting, very small radiator and a plug socket with camping mattresses provided. Very nice pod and location where we were. Had a visit from a peacock and a hedgehog!! Lots of facilities and very clean....More

Thank Danielle H
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Set against the spectacular backdrop of the mighty Blencathra and the northern fells, Gill Head Farm offers a warm welcome to our family run working hill farm with a caravan and camping site and traditional lakeland farmhouse self catering accommodation.
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16 August 2015|
Response from Kieron J | Reviewed this property |
The Troutbeck inn isn't too far away, you'll pass it as you drive in, but I would read the reviews before booking a table as you can't just walk in. If you're driving the Sportsmans arms and (I think) The White Horse inn... More
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"Camping pods are ace!"
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"amazing views"
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"Have no experience of the rooms."
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"Ther are also camping pods available apart from the SC cottages"
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