Please check websites of all organisations or businesses before you visit. With the current Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak, many businesses are changing their opening hours.
Waleswood Caravan and Camping Park is currently closed and following Government guidelines regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus).
We hope you; your colleagues, family and friends are keeping well at this difficult time.
We understand that you might be concerned about an existing booking with us for 2020; our friendly staff are currently contacting all customers who have pre-booked in arrival date order. Please bear with us as we are working through these bookings daily. Thank you.
Our brand new Waleswood Caravan and Camping Park is open all year and has lovely views overlooking Rother Valley Country Park. Gaining 5 Pennant Gold Award for its facilities and standards. All 163 pitches have electric hook up, grass and hardstanding pitches, super pitches with water and waste points, caravan, motorhome, camper van and tent pitches are all available.
The campsite is dog friendly and child friendly. It has lovely views of the park, towards Sheffield and The Peak District. The licensed coffee shop has seating indoors and outdoors, an outdoor play area, two state-of-the-art shower / toilet blocks with family and accessible shower and bathrooms including; a rise and fall changing bed for adults, lit washing up areas, Elsan points and laundry room. The site has a small shop for your supplies and a small games room with a play station. Free Wii-Fi, recycling points and electric charging points for cars.
The site overlooks the beautiful Rother Valley Country Park, offering 750 acres of land and water to enjoy the great outdoors. It’s just a 10 minute walk or cycle ride along country paths to the park, where you will find a host of attractions from active water sports to the more tranquil local wildlife spotting and fishing. For guests who prefer to drive, you can take your car into the Country Park.
Within the Country Park there are numerous activities for you to do from the miniature train ride to cycle hire options including; traditional cycles, mountain bikes, accessible cycles and family cycles. Activities on the water include; family boat hire, water zorbing, canoeing, sailing, paddle boarding, and windsurfing. Sheffield Cable Water Ski offers Wake Boarding and an Aqua Park, Rother Valley Golf Club offers traditional golf, a driving range and Footgolf. In the summer months in the school holidays and on weekends our onsite animals are at the station farm for you to see and feed if you wish to.
For keen walkers and cyclists, Rother Valley Country Park links directly to the National Sustrans Cycle Route (no 6), and the Trans Pennine Trail spur to Chesterfield, Sheffield and Rotherham for traffic free routes for a number of miles.
Situated just three miles from Junction 31 of the M1 motorway, the site is conveniently placed for stopover visits or a long stay. It is located within the 750 acres of Rother Valley Country Park and a few minutes’ walk from the new Theme Park Gullivers Valley which will open in 2020. Towns and cities of Rotherham, Sheffield, Worksop and Chesterfield approximately 10 miles away. Shopping Centres Crystal Peaks and Parkgate Rotherham and Meadowhall are within approximately 20 minutes’ drive time. Nearby family attractions includes; Magna Science Centre, Clifton Park, Yorkshire Wildlife Park, and Tropical Butterfly House.
If you like Historic Houses; Wentworth Woodhouse, Bolsover Castle, Renishaw Hall and Gardens, Hardwick Hall and Chatsworth Estate are all great for a day out. For cave tours visit The World Heritage Status Creswell Crags or Castleton with Blue John Mine and Speedwell Cavern.