View of Brotherswater close to the camp site
  • Camping and caravans

    Camping and caravans

  • Or stay in pub or bunkhouse

    Or stay in pub or bunkhouse

  • Superb food in traditional pub

    Superb food in traditional pub

  • All in a stunning location

    All in a stunning location

COVID-19 Update 17th May 2021

Staged Reopening Spring 2021 

17th May – All indoor accommodation including the bunkhouse and bed and breakfast is open, as are all the campsite facilities with limits on occupancy and social distancing restrictions. The Brotherswater Inn is able to accept customers indoors and outdoors and is open every day (click here for opening times). There are limits on households mixing indoors (no groups of larger than 6 people), social distancing and table service only. Booking is advised for tables indoors, please call 017684 82239.

21st June – All legal restrictions on social contact lifted. 

All of the above could change if the government’s four conditions for lifting lockdown are not met. The ‘roadmap out of lockdown’ is available to view at https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-19-response-spring-2021/covid-19-response-spring-2021-summary

We are waiting for much more detailed guidelines concerning the restrictions after the 21st of June. It may be a few weeks before these are issued by the government (they are expected on the 10th of June at the very earliest); we will update our website and social media etc. when we know more. If you have any questions or concerns please get in touch via email info@sykeside.co.uk

Lake District Camping and Pub

In the heart of the Dovedale Valley, surrounded by Dove Crag, Hart Crag and Fairfield with Brotherswater nearby, Sykeside is an inspiring location for Lake District camping, offering stunning views wherever you pitch.

We are the perfect spot for walking, whether you fancy a short stroll around Brotherswater or a full day's hike up High Street, as many footpaths leave right from our doorstep. Our central location makes us ideal for exploring the Lake District and Cumbria, whether it be on foot or by car. Alternatively, for those who wish to relax, why not sample a pint or two of local ale at the Brotherswater Inn whilst enjoying the stunning views of Dove Crag.

For brave campers we are open all year round (with the exception of the Christmas period) in all weathers, so why not join us for a spot of ice-climbing or winter walking, or perhaps just relaxing by the fire in the pub!

We are dog friendly, so anyone with four legs is very welcome in the bunkhouse, on the campsite, in the bar and resturant and in the shop. We do, however, ask that dogs are kept on a lead and under control as the local sheep and deer are a little more nervous than ourselves.


COVID-19

The Brotherswater Inn and Sykeside Camping Park are certified as 'We're Good To Go Covid Secure' by Visit England. For more information about our COVID-19 procedures and restrictions on camping and at the Inn please email info@sykeside.co.uk

Wi-Fi

Broadband is now available free of charge at The Brotherswater Inn and campsite shop. Please ask at the bar or at the campsite shop/reception if you would like to login.



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