Camping at Bewl Water

Bewlbridge Lane, Lamberhurst, Kent, TN3 8JH

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Camping at Bewl Water near Lamberhurst, East Sussex


Camping at Bewl Water is a place filled with fun and exciting adventures the whole family can enjoy. Enjoy camping in the beautiful scenic Bewl Water, surrounded by the largest reservoir in the south-east. If you are looking for peace and quiet, a place to unwind and enjoy a tranquil break in a lakeside setting, camping at Bewl Water will have all your boxes ticked.

Bewl Water is the perfect environment for families, couples and groups of friends who want a chance to enjoy the outdoors and embrace a real breakaway in the stunning countryside.

Our pitches are set up out in an open space with plenty of room for children. We have quiet areas for you to doze in the warm summer sun, and plenty of communal space to meet and bond with your fellow campers.

Bewl Water is the perfect base for your family staycation situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty less than an hour from London and 35 minutes from the Kent and Sussex coast. The local area boasts several National Trust properties, the National Pinetum, mountain biking tracks as well as fine dining restaurants, breweries and superb country pubs

We have plenty of facilities for you to enjoy whilst camping with us:
The Waterfront Café overlooking the reservoir is open 7 days a week, and hot drinks and snacks are available. 
Aqua Park, our large inflatable obstacles on the water. Challenge your friends and enjoy the total wipeout course! 
Fishing is available from boats and the bank, see who can get the best catch with your fellow campers. 
Bike hire is available, with children’s bikes, adult bikes and baby carriers to enjoy the 12.5 miles round reservoir route.
Rowing boat and pedalo hire, is available, the perfect way to relax on a hot summer's day - or try open-water swimming
Laser challenge sessions available when booked in advance. 
Miles of scenic walking and cycling.
Showers and toilets open 24 hours.
Fresh cold water taps in the main camping field.
Washing up stations available for campers. 


The Pitch sizes vary dependent on each zone.

Zone B - is reserved for campervans

Zone C - pitches are approximately 10m x 8m and are suitable for up to 6 adults and 6 children in three average-sized 4 person tents. These pitches are for a minimum of 4 adults and 4 children. There is parking next to tent pitches. 

Zone D - pitches are approximately 6m x 5m and are for up to 4 adults and 4 children in two average-sized 4 person tents. Zone D parking is in the camping car park.


At Bewl Water we do not allow music and we are unable to accommodate large groups, stag or hen parties. Therefore, you can expect peace and quiet throughout your stay.

Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Adults£14.00 per person per night
Camper vans£7.00 per pitch per night
Cars£5.00 per pitch per night
Children under 16£7.50 per person per night

*Children under 2 free of charge.



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    Recent Reviews:

    • Pudsonholiday
      Trip Type:
      Not as good as it used to be
      1 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 9th August 2022
      We have been to Bewl Water lots of times over the years for walks/bike rides/aqua park/bot cruise and events, However this last visit was the worst yet. Bewl Water have now decided to start charging... Read full review
    • Debherb
      Trip Type:
      Glorious Glamping
      5 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 13th August 2022
      Fantastic stay in one of the yurt’s with my daughters. The yurt was fabulous!! Absolutely immaculate. After having to amend our stay we were granted an early check in as our stay was shortened, the... Read full review
    • melanievjohnson
      Trip Type:
      Needs to be cleaned regularly.
      3 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 14th August 2022
      We visited the Aqua Park on Saturday morning which was great fun! However after being asked to arrive 40 minutes early and hanging around for 30 minutes we were then told we needed to store valuables... Read full review

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    Opening Times

    Camping at Bewl Water (12 Apr 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)

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