Kielder Campsite - Located in the heart of Kielder

A rustic, three star, independent site. Situated in a remote and quiet part of Northumberland. Dark sky friendly with no mobile signal and lots of space to relax. Our site is available to like minded walkers, campers, motorbikes, camper vans, motorhomes and touring caravans.

Are you a regular visitor to the Kielder Forest? If so, check out the Discovery Pass Webpage. There are discounts to be had by becoming a member Click here for more details.

Kielder Campsite is run by the village charity, offering visitors an excellent value for money opportunity to visit and enjoy this enchanting wilderness. No price hikes here.

To check for camping availability for the Dirty Reiver go to our Events page found on the

'Things to do' tab


For persons wishing to book for our Peoples Star Camp go to the 'Things to do' tab: Events and enter the dates: 29th -31st October [2 night stay] booking essential. The astronomers fee must be added for persons taking part. This can be found by scrolling down a bit further after selecting your pitch.

2021 Star Party for the web


 To see what our previous guests have had to say, click here.

To see our event here.

 Please use our FAQ section for many answers to questions.


Have a question? Check here before your visit to Kielder Campsite.


Here you will find all the information you need before visiting the Kielder Observatory

Observatory Info

About to set off for Kielder? Check here for the latest info and more about what's on site.

Know before you go

Latest Notice - Up to date important information about the site

Hardstanding pitches for the following weekends are fully booked.
Dirty Reiver 10/11th September 21
Marathon weekend: 2nd/3rd October 21.
October: 15th/16th - 22nd to the 24th
October 29th - 30th The People's Star Party, booked guests for the event only.

We are closed from 30th October onwards.

We re-open bookings for 2022 on 1st February 2022. We plan to re-open mid March, the exact date will be promulgated once all event organisers have confirmed their 2022 dates.

About Kielder Campsite

We are a 3 star accredited independently run site. Nestled in the heart of Kielder Forest we are the remotest site in England.

Upcoming Events

4 Ways to Stay with us at Kielder Campsite

Bring your tent or caravan and pitch up. Or stay in one of our Static Caravans or Pods. Click below for more info.

We have ample space for tents at Kielder Campsite but we never overfill. For more information click here.

Tent Pitches

We have four pods at Kielder Campsite. They are very popular so you must book in advance. Click here for more info.


There are two static caravans at Kielder Campsite. Each has two bedrooms. Book early, click here for more information.

Static Caravans

We have 25 hardstandings and most can accommodate an awning next to it on a grassed area, click here for more information.

Hardstand: Motorhome or Touring Caravan

The Kielder Campsite Shop

Check what we stock on site.


Odds & Ends

Snacks & Soda



Art & Crafts