Hoathwaite Campsite

Basecamp Tipi at Hoathwaite Campsite, Coniston

An 'almost' wild camping experience, Hoathwaite Campsite occupies a stunning location close to the shore of Coniston Water.

Appealing to those looking for a simple, yet scenic camping experience with plenty of things to see and do in the local area, our facilities here are basic compared to our other Lake District campsites.
New for 2016 - stay at Hoathwaite and enjoy a glamping experience with Basecamp Tipi.
Open from Easter to September. 

Campsite information

Basecamp Tipi at Hoathwaite Campsite, Coniston

Camp in style with Basecamp Tipi 

Enjoy the warmth of a woodburning stove, sheepskin rugs and much more in these beautiful Swedish style tipis.

Directions and frequently asked questions


Campervans and motorhome facilities 

Campervan and motorhome owners are welcome at our sites. Our facilities and pitches vary from site to site.

Group of walkers

Group camping 

We welcome bookings from organised groups, such as scouts and Duke of Edinburgh. Availability is limited during high season so book early.