Terms and Conditions | Lake District Camping | Lake Holidays

Bookings will only be accepted from customers over the age of 21. We do not allow large parties, single-sex groups of more than 4, stag/hen groups or similar. Please call for clarification if unsure. Fisherground Campsite reserves the right to refuse bookings should they be inappropriate for the site and may refuse admission if any aspect of the booking has been misrepresented. (School and DofE groups exemptions apply).

There is a strict quiet period between 10.30pm & 8am and we expect campers to please respect others. We therefore reserve the right to ask any customer whose conduct is in anyway detrimental to other people to leave without refund.

  • The number of people staying in any unit must not exceed the maximum number allowed.
  • Children are the responsibility of the parent/guardian and must be respectful to other campers and follow site rules.
  • We only collect domestic waste on the campsite so please ensure that you take broken chairs, gazebos, tents and airbeds etc... home with you.
  • No water balloons, flying of drones, fireworks, Chinese lanterns or generators are permitted on site. Please note we are designated a dark sky area.
  • Please observe the maximum speed limit of 5mph across the whole site.
  • Display tent tag where it can be seen at all times.
  • Please do not continuously run your vehicle engines whilst on site.
  • Please do not drive around the site between 9pm – 8am.
  • Please note we are a dark sky area so be mindful of using very bright lights after dark and turn off/dim lights at 10.30pm

Customers are required to report to reception on arrival to book in and pay any balances due prior to pitching up.


Pitches are available from 2:00pm - 8:00pm (1:00pm onwards on Bank Holidays) on day of arrival and must be vacated before 11:00am on day of departure. (You can extend departure time to 4pm for an additional £5 per pitch).

  • Latest check in time is 8:00pm.
  • The entry barrier is opened at 8.00am and closed at 9.00pm daily. Anyone arriving or leaving outside of these times will be asked to park in the visitors parking area and enter/exit the site via the foot gate.

The sites minimum night booking policy are:

  • Minimum 2 nights at weekend during high season
  • Minimum 3 nights over a bank holiday weekend

The basic price of your pitch includes: one adult, one car, one tent/campervan/motorhome or trailer tent.

The following incur an additional charge. Additional people, Electric Hook Ups, pup tents gazebos, tarps, awnings, event shelters, pets, vans, additional vehicles. We do allow wind breakers but ask that they are within your allocated area. See our site for current charges or contact us.

Stays beyond your booked dates may be possible, but subject to availability. Ask at site office.

Visitors to your pitch are welcome but must report and register at the office before going on site.
There will be a charge of £5 per day (£2.50 ½ day) for use of facilities and parking. They must leave the site by 8:30pm.

A 50% non-refundable deposit is required at the time of booking, with the balance payable on arrival at site. No booking is confirmed until the deposit has been paid.

The total booking fee will be confirmed at the time of booking. There will be no refunds given should any changes, for any reason, be made to the booking 7 days or less prior to arrival.

If the customer chooses to leave the site early for any reason, fees paid will be non-refundable. Should adverse weather conditions result in the site cancelling the customers booking, a full refund will be made as soon as possible.

Fisherground Campsite are not liable for refunds or expenses you incur in the event we are prevented from fulfilling your Booking as a result of circumstances beyond our control. Such circumstances shall include (but will not be limited to) war, terrorism, serious crime, industrial action, flooding, natural disaster, epidemics or such similar events ("Force Majeure"). We recommend that you have adequate holiday insurance in place to cover this.

We welcome well-behaved dogs, but they must be kept under control at all time. 2 dogs per pitch are allowed. You may be asked to leave site if your pet is causing a disturbance to others. Dogs must be kept on leads at all times whilst on site and owners take responsibility for clearing up any fouling. They should be exercised off site. We do not allow any breed of dog on site listed under the dangerous Dogs Act 1991.

Campfires are currently permitted be we do insist that fires are only lit within the in-situ fire pits. Wheel rims not to be moved for any reason, no new fires elsewhere are to be made. Children and pets must be well supervised around the fire. Logs and kindling are available on site. Charcoal BBQ's for the purposes of cooking are allowed on site if safely raised off the ground by at least one foot.

In order to maintain the health of the grass, we will require campers to move their tents after each 7 day period. A pitch to the side will be kept open to make this move as easy as possible and site staff will be on hand to offer you assistance.

No vehicles are allowed on the grass in the main camping fields. Additional vehicles will incur an additional parking fee. Extra cars may be required to be parked on the overflow area. Work vans are permitted but may be asked to park in the overflow area.

Once you have unloaded your vehicle, you may be asked to move it to our overspill carpark.

Fisherground Campsite do not accept responsibility for any loss or damage to the property of any customer, including personal belongings, cash, jewellery and motor vehicles, however caused. As with all holidays, home or abroad, you should take out travel insurance to cover any eventualities.

Fisherground Campsite reserves the right to alter these Terms and Conditions at any time.