School is breaking up, why not spend some quality time with your family camping?

great family caravan and camping site for touring & static caravans, campers, motor homes, tents, cyclists and backpackers set in the heart of the beautiful Durham Countryside.

Family Camping During School HolidaysWhether you are looking for a caravan or camping holiday, a warm welcome is always here at Bobby Shafto Caravan Park. Nestled in a tranquil wooded valley the heart of the beautiful Durham Countryside, you can enjoy the peace and beauty of the countryside.

In and around Bobby Shafto Caravan Park you can enjoy the panoramic views of the local area. Being only a few miles from the cities of Durham, Newcastle and Sunderland you have easy access to lots of attractions – Don’t worry we are nicely tucked away in the country side.

The site has a Children’s Play Area – There is also a Licensed Bar & Pool Room – All customers and children are welcome to relax and enjoy a drink and snack in a cosy atmosphere.

There’s plenty to do in around the area too!

Why not arrange a visit to…

  • Alnwick Garden
  • Beamish Museum
  • Bede’s World
  • Bluereef Aquarium
  • Durham Castle and Cathedral
  • Durham Heritage Coast
  • Gateshead Millenium Bridge
  • Holy Island of Lindisfarne
  • MetroCentre
  • Northumberland Coast
  • Northumberland International Dark Sky Park
  • Roman Wall
  • Ocean Beach Pleasure Park
  • Sage Gateshead
  • Segedunum Roman Fort
  • Tanfield Railway
  • The Angel of the North


Nearby are the historic cities of Durham, Newcastle and Sunderland, travelling east to the splendid North East coast offers sandy beaches, stunning cliffs and sand dunes – the Northumberland coast is just a short distance north and the rolling hills along the Roman Wall provide an experience found nowhere else in the world.