There is even the Cornish Orchards close by (worth a quick visit). Enjoy the simple pleasure of being part of the great outdoors, spending time with friends or family and waking under canvas. Picture the scene: two people sheltering from the elements in a snug wigwam, cooking fresh local produce on a simple fire, enjoying panoramic views of the Cornish countryside. Maker Camping, Maker Heights, Millbrook, nr Torpoint, Cornwall PL10 1LA. No fewer than 2 annually inspected campsites in Looe in United Kingdom. Looe Tourism: Tripadvisor has 49,104 reviews of Looe Hotels, Attractions, and Restaurants making it your best Looe travel resource. There's a gas stove with kettle, pans, and all your crockery and cutlery, indoor table and chairs and outdoor picnic table. The Family Foraging Kitchen frequently run wild food/foraging walks from Maker Campsite. In the past, Maker Camp was a welcome escape from London's East End. Beautiful setting and furnishings. We spent some nights in camp sites and some nights rough camping. Go along, and send our regards to Linda! 4 wigwams (sleeping 4-5) provided with: electric lighting & heater, bed, fridge, toaster, kettle, clothes airer, stand pipe by the door, firepits, picnic table. Â Thank goodness we had only booked one night! The two bell tents are found in a lovely grass paddock and pitched on wooden decking to keep glampers dry whatever the weather. Brilliant campsite with a stunning view. The farm was so lovely, and if you get a chance have a walk around the paddocks; we were lucky enough to get a walk through with the owners to see some of their farm and the animals which made it even more special. All just a few steps from the water tap, compost loos and bins/ recycling. Follow the road out of the village for 2 miles (past the football ground and over the small railway bridge), and you will get to a cross roads with a stone cross on your left, drive on until you go past the first Herodsfoot sign on your right. We camped in the family field and picked a reasonably sheltered spot â as other reviewers have said, it gets windy perched at the top of the hills, so we pitched up quite close to the hedges that run round the edge of the field to give us a bit more shelter. Facilities are quite basic, you pretty much turn up , find yourself a pitch and someone comes and finds you to collect the pitch fees. Next to the Random Arms is the 'washing block' where there are washing up facilities and showers - all basic and, yes, random, but perfectly adequate. But for those camping it offers some wonderful spots with amazing views out to sea - wonderful to wake up to, unless the fog has struck! Polmartin Riding School (01503 220428) offers lessons for all ages and abilities with prices starting at £25 for a group lesson. Drinking water hose points around site, compost toilets located between upper and lower camping fields and main toilet block/showers/cleaning area located away from the fields past the reception tent. If things get busy, two more fields magically open up, so thereâs never any cheek-by-jowling. 50 mins drive from The Eden Project. My family and I have just returned from a two week camping tour of the UK, culminating with a 4 day stay on Maker Camping. It's a 10-15 minute walk down to two lovely villages, where you will find a shop selling bread, milk, etc, plus sea front pubs that serve great meals. The Pods were so private that when the door was closed you wouldn't know there was anyone there anyway (except the odd cow Moo). Showers Â£1.00 (one pound) for 6 minutes or 20p (twenty pence) for 1 minute. The Plough (01503 262556) in Duloe is a traditional village pub for those who enjoy good quality food in comfortable surroundings. Outdoor Clothing & Equipment. Mena Farm, Lanivet, Bodmin, Cornwall PL30 5HW. In addition, Be careful about staying on a Saturday if you like a quiet night's sleep , because a live band may be playing in the main building, and on my visit was pumping out loud music ( which can be heard right across the campsite) until 1-30am! Two very large fields â one set aside for families â sprawl over a hilltop blessed with alarmingly panoramic views of Plymouth, the sea and the under-explored Rame Peninsula. From East Looe, you can take a boat trip to Looe Island Nature Reserve (01872 273939). Best Camping in Looe on Tripadvisor: Find traveller reviews, candid photos, and prices for 16 camping in Looe, England. Am I being a snob? Take a train to Liskeard or Looe, buses run from Duloe. You should then pass a Spar shop and primary school on your left. With fabulous sea views, the walk passes the remains of St Catherine's Castle (01179 750700), built by Henry VIII and modified during the Crimean War and again in the Second World War. Such innocent times. There was plenty of space everywhere even though there was an event on the Saturday. Glad it's back in use - and we look forward to driving down there again, sometime. Penbugle is very much a functioning farm and visitors are invited to sample its very own produce, including scrumptious pork sausages and fresh free-range eggs. We will never share your email address. 10 spaces for tents and 2 bell tents pitched on a wooden decking with: coir matting, cotton rugs and lighting supplied by LED solar-powered string lights and a rustic tea light chandelier, which light up the tents beautifully. It's almost a wild camping experience, so as long as you don't expect great facilities, you'll have a wonderful time! Hats off to the owners, cannot praise this enough and at Â£7 a night, what can I say.?Â. Bush Farm Wild Camping, Pillaton, Saltash, Cornwall PL12 6QY, As close to wild camping as you can get on a rewilded 200-acre farm in Cornwall, Langstone Manor Holiday Park, Moortown, Tavistock, PL19 9JZ. 81C to the site. Maker was the perfect campsite for my partner & I & our 5 year old at the end of last summer when we needed a quick and easy break. It’s a busy fishing port with lots of shops, eateries, the small Old Guildhall Museum & Gaol (01503 263709) and a family-friendly, sand beach. Cool Camping Gift Vouchers are a great way to let your family and friends enjoy some truly special camping and glamping spots. In high season Friday and Saturday evenings between 6pm and 10pm, great homemade food is available from the Maker Meal Hut next to the reception shed. We are not for you large ) and dogs – yes, a mile past Millbrook 3 ) in... 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