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Many sites set a maximum occupancy of 6/8 people per pitch, so try breaking your booking down into smaller groups to generate more results. For example, if you’re a group of 10, enter 5 people in your initial search and then book 2 pitches.

The static and touring caravan park here at our site in the vicinity of Beamish is ten acres in size and accommodates privately owned static caravans and electric hook-ups for touring caravans, motor homes & tents.

Need help? Durham’s official Visitor Contact Centre are on hand.

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Major attractions in the area include Durham City, the Durham Dales, the Vale of Durham and the Durham Coast. The county’s landscape has been significantly shaped by its industrial mining past, with the economy historically based on coal and iron. Today the county is undergoing some considerable regeneration, with tourism and agriculture driving the local economy.

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Better still, visit us here in the heart of the Durham countryside and experience the tranquillity amongst magnificent surroundings. Our caravan park offers a secluded location with panoramic views of the region…

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Large tents/caravans: check the restrictions on unit dimensions to ensure your unit is suitable for the space you will be provided with.

Use the map below to find a campsite in the County Durham - simply zoom into the relevant area and you will find all the campsites indicated by markers.

Situated in north east England, camping in County Durham is the ideal choice whether you are looking for a family holiday, romantic weekend, activity break or fun days out.

From friendly B&B’s and cosy cottages, to idyllic campsites and luxury hotel retreats, a warm Durham welcome awaits. Dog friendly, award-winning spa, no-frills, room with a view – whatever you’re looking for Durham has it covered.

Remaking Beamish – an exciting future for England’s largest open air museum Beamish Museum – the county’s largest visitor attraction is set to get even bigger with the announcement of a £10.9m grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund.

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Registered Office: Visit County Durham, 1st Floor, 3-4 Millenium Place, DH1 1WA

Every September England's history, architecture and culture is celebrated when buildings of every age, style and function open their doors for free for the annual Heritage Open Days.

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Our facilities include a centrally heated amenity building with showers (coin-operated), hair dryers, hand dryers and shaving points. There is a dish washing & vegetable preparation area, chemical disposal point and water points. There is also a launderette with a washing machine tumble dryer and iron.

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Disabled access is available for toilets, showers, licensed bar, play area and other facilities.

Remember you can always look at our What's on area to find local events and attractions.

Why not take some time to explore the beautiful coast and walk the Durham Coastal Footpath; a magnificent 11 mile walking route from Seaham in the north to Crimdon in the south, taking in dramatic cliff top scenery and picturesque coastal villages along the way.

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Large groups: check the listing page for any group restrictions set out in the terms and section titled ‘Please note’.

Dark Angel, the brand new ITV series about Britain's first serial killer Mary Ann Cotton was filmed right here in Durham.

On site there is a Shop / Reception area where you can purchase caravan accessories and caravan and camping gas. Ice cream, sweets & groceries are obtainable – we don’t stock everything but we can always sell you a little something!

We have a Holiday Site License for static caravans for 11 months from 1 March to 31 January and for touring caravans, motor homes & tents from 1 March to 30 November. Enjoy Durham and the surrounding Northumberland countryside and coast line experiencing the tranquility and magnificent surroundings of our caravan park here at Beamish

SecurityThe site has gated access with entry/exit via personalised swipe cards which are also used to access the facilities. CCTV is fully operational throughout the park.

Welcome to Finchale Abbey on the web we hope after you read about our park you will want to see it all for yourself!!

However, where the pitch or accommodation occupancy allows it, you can now make a booking for up to 30 adults and 30 children on one pitch.

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Wheel chair friendly static caravan available, please contact us for further details or visit our disabled access statement below

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