Catgill Campsite, Bolton Abbey
With amazing views and lots to do nearby, Catgill Farm has everything you could want from a Yorkshire Dales holiday. The farm is set in an idyllic location with spectacular views across the Wharfe valley offering a unique overnight experience on the Duke of Devonshire's Chatsworth Estate.
We would love to share with you this beautiful part of the Yorkshire Dales countryside, which has been our family farm for the last 65 years.
With a small stream meandering through the site and breathtaking views, Catgill is a beautiful and peaceful setting in which to relax and is the perfect place for a memorable camping trip in the glorious Yorkshire Dales. Striking the ideal balance between laid back and organised, we aim to create a relaxed atmosphere where you can completely unwind and be at one with nature.
The campsite field is spacious and beautifully manicured featuring both electric and non electric pitches which are suitable for tents and VW style campervans. With a variety of natural features such as streams, hills and trees, choosing your perfect spot is all part of the fun! You won't be disappointed with the spectacular views of the rolling Yorkshire Dales hills.
Here at Catgill we aim to create a relaxed atmosphere that is perfect for a family holiday. We allow our guests to arrive and depart at any time during the day up to 9pm. Well behaved dogs are welcome at no extra cost. Cars are only allowed onto the field on arrival and departure making the campsite a safe environment for kids.
A natural playground with a tiny stream running through and with lots of areas to explore there is enough to keep kids occupied for hours!
Fire Baskets for hire! Everyone loves a campfire and we hire out fire baskets from reception. They come complete with logs and kindling.
Our Modern 5 Star Shower facilities include:
- Hot Showers
- Dedicated disabled & family rooms
- Shaver & plug sockets
- Hair dryers
- Sinks for pot washing
- 3 communal Fridge/Freezers
- Kettle & Microwave
Our onsite coffee shop is open from 7.30 am to 9.30 am (high season only). With a friendly smile and a hot coffee and croissant, what better way to start your day?
We have a small onsite shop selling basic essentials you may have forgotten!
Catgill Farm is wonderfully located in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales. One of the main reasons people love coming here is because there is so much to do nearby without needing a car.
The Devonshire Arms is within 15 minutes' walk along a beautiful country path. 'The Dev' is the perfect place for good food and local beers.
The campsite is 15 minutes walk from Bolton Abbey and the River Wharfe. From here the Dalesway footpath winds its way along the river passing through picturesque towns and villages such as Ilkley, Burnsall and Grassington. Only a few miles away is the busy market town of Skipton, Gateway to the Dales.
Places to visit within walking distance include:
Bolton Abbey Priory and the River Wharfe:Magnificent ruins dating back to the 12th Century, Fountain memorial, a riverside picnic area and woodland walks.
Hesketh Farm Park:An open farm with animals to feed and stroke, tractor tours, straw maze and much more.
Billy Bobs:50s style diner, serving meals throughout the day along with the famous Yorkshire Dales Ice Cream and a indoor kids playbarn.
Bolton Abbey-Embsay Steam Railway: Steam railway within walking distance running throughout the year.
And loads more! See our website for further details.
Whatever your style and whatever you want from a holiday, our Yorkshire camping experience is unrivalled!