Ferry Meadows

Ham Lane, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE2 5UU | Telephone: 01733 233526 | View Map

  • Spacious site at Ferry Meadows
    Spacious site at Ferry Meadows
  • Tent camping at Ferry Meadows
    Tent camping at Ferry Meadows
  • Playground fun on site
    Playground fun on site
  • Peterborough Cathedral
    Peterborough Cathedral
  • Peaceful green landscape at Ferry Meadows
    Peaceful green landscape at Ferry Meadows
  • Bike hire available on site with App-Bike

Open Dates:
15 March 2024 - 04 November 2024

Earliest Arrival Time: 1pm
Latest Departure Time: 12pm


• Wi-Fi available
• Wash room / toilets
• Electric and non-electric tent pitches

Why stay here

Set in a beautiful country park, our campsite is perfect for a relaxing family holiday. The park offers plenty of walking and cycling routes nearby, plus a lake for fishing and water sports.

The surrounding park offers three lakes with numerous activities, children’s play areas and miles of woodland to explore.

Just three miles away is the busy city centre of Peterborough with plenty to see and do, including restaurants, shopping and entertainment.

Accommodation at Ferry Meadows

Site details

Facilities on site

  • • Wi-Fi available*
  • • Wash room / toilets
  • • Dish washing
  • • Laundry facilities
  • • Playground
  • • Car parking
  • • Pitches are: grass, non-electric and electric
  • • Supermarkets less than a mile away

*FREE Wi-Fi service is available in your accommodation for basic browsing and reading emails. For a faster service, you have the option to upgrade to a premium package for a fee of £5 a day or £15 a week. The free service is available on unlimited devices, the premium package is limited to one device at any one time.

Activities & experiences nearby

  • Cycling Cycling

    Perfectly placed on the edge of Nene Park, our campsite is ideal for gentle, traffic-free rides through the parkland. Take the seven mile route around the park, which is suitable for children with no traffic or steep hills.


    The closest National Cycle Network route is Route 63 which runs straight past the site.

  • Walking Walking

    Our campsite offers lots of beautiful scenic walks around Nene Park. Take a stroll through the parkland or meander along the banks of the River Nene, with plenty of spots to stop for a picnic.

  • Things to try Things to try

    Try all sorts of outdoor activities at the beautiful, unspoilt Ferry Meadows Country Park. You can walk, cycle, play, horse ride, ride a train, go fishing, exercise the dog, explore endless meadows, lakes and woodlands, all within less than 3 miles of Peterborough city centre. It’s also home to Nene Outdoors, a watersports and outdoor activity venture where you can try your hand at paddleboarding, sailing or take out a pedalo.


    Kick start your adrenaline at Rally Karting Centre - just a 30 minute drive away. Try everything from quad bikes, rally karts and four-wheel drive.


  • Pubs and restaurants Pubs and restaurants

    Situated in the heart of Peterborough city centre, The Pizza Parlour & Music Café serves up traditionally cooked Italian pasta and wood-fired oven pizzas, whilst you’re entertained by feel-good music from the 60s. Try their infamous Bada-Bing 20” pizza, made for sharing!


    Stop in at the Lakeside Kitchen & Bar for light refreshment, with the view overlooking Overton Lake in Nene Park. Just over a mile from the campsite is The Gordon Arms serving good pub grub and a variety of beers and wines.

  • Family days out Family days out

    If you fancy a bit of culture, pay the Peterborough Museum and Art Gallery a visit. Just a four minute walk from Queensgate Shopping centre, this Georgian mansion has served as a museum for over 70 years. It has eight permanent galleries displaying inspirational historical and cultural objects.


    Peterborough Lido is open between May and September and is perfect for those warm summer days. The swimming complex offers three outdoor heated swimming pools, paddling pools for children and an onsite café for that much needed refreshment. There is a bus service to the lido direct from the site.


    The Nene Valley Railway is a great day out with the kids. Enjoy an exciting train ride and enjoy free activities like the children’s play area and the river-side picnic spot. Jump off the train at other stations and discover what they have to offer too.

* Price for 1 adult and 1 pitch. Bookings can be made online for tents up to 5x5 metres (approximately a four person tent). If you have a larger tent or specific requirements, please contact the site direct and site staff will help you with your booking. There will be an additional £2 surcharge per night for large tent pitches. Please read our FAQs for further booking information. Full terms and conditions apply.


Location and transport

Ham Lane, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE2 5UU
Telephone: 01733 233526

Transport Links:

  • Buses go to: Peterborough
  • Nearest train station: Peterborough City Centre
  • Car hire available on site
  • Bike hire available on site

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