Gatwick

Lowfield Heath, Crawley, West Sussex, RH11 0QA | Telephone: 01293 524834 | View Map

  • Discover beautiful wildlife in nearby Tilgate Park
    Discover beautiful wildlife in nearby Tilgate Park
  • Stay on the doorstep of Gatwick Airport
    Stay on the doorstep of Gatwick Airport
  • Aerial views over Sussex
    Aerial views over Sussex
  • Head to Crawley and explore the old town
    Head to Crawley and explore the old town
  • Views over Box Hill
    Views over Box Hill
  • Standen House and Gardens in West Sussex
    Standen House and Gardens in West Sussex
  • Enjoy go karting in Crawley
    Enjoy go karting in Crawley
  • Visit the Tulleys Escape Rooms for an evening of puzzles
    Visit the Tulleys Escape Rooms for an evening of puzzles

Open Dates:
4 January 2022 - 3 January 2023

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

Facilities

• Wi-Fi
• Wash room / toilets
• Non-electric tent pitch

Why stay here

On the doorstep of the airport, our Gatwick site is ideally located for a stopover or as a base for exploring Brighton and London.

The nearby town of Crawley offers a range of leisure activities as well a choice of restaurants and shopping. The site is also a short distance from the Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding National Beauty, with landmarks such as Box Hill.

Accommodation at Gatwick

Site details


Facilities on site

• BBQs allowed: charcoal, gas, electric
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Disabled facilities: facilities for wheelchair disabled
• 
Disabled shower room
• Baby changing facilities
• Family washroom
• Dishwashing area
• Dog walk area on site
• Laundry facilities
• Toilet block
• Wifi - fees apply

Activities & experiences nearby


  • Cycling Cycling

    Just south of East Grinstead is Deers Leap Park which has 240 acres of dedicated mountain bike tracks for all abilities, they also hire bikes too.

     

    Pick up the Sustrans National Route 20 from takes you from Crawley through Forest Way National Park before joining the traffic-free Cuckoo Trail at Heathfield, taking you all the way down to Eastbourne

  • Walking Walking

    The Worth Way is a traffic free walk that goes from Crawley to East Grinstead, mostly along a disused railway line. Pick up the Downs Link, much of which is traffic free, which runs from Guildford through to Shoreham on the south coast. Tilgate Park is also ideal for walking, with a variety of paths and forest routes.

  • Things to try Things to try

    A lovely day is to be had with a visit to Standen House and Gardens, with its beautiful walks with nature and Morris & Co. interiors. Be greeted by a propeller powered by Shackleton or discover a unique collection of iconic jets from brand like Harrier, Avro and Gloster at the Gatwick Aviation Museum.

     

    Try your hand at an escape room with mind-bending puzzles at Tulley's Farm with rooms for differing ages and abilities. Opened in 1992, The Hawth Theatre in Crawley has a diverse programme to appeal to all tastes from musicals to top comedians and from original music events to sing-along film screenings.

  • Pubs and restaurants Pubs and restaurants

    In the nearby village of Copthorne is The Curious Pig in the Parlour, with their vast selection of cocktails, delicious freshly cooked food including stone-baked pizzas and chargrilled oven-cooked steaks, is one to stop by for a good few hours!

     

    Less than 20 minutes away from the campsite is The Red Barn in Blindley Heath. Serving up scrumptious Sunday roasts, this 500 year old converted barn has character oozing out of every beam. There is plenty of outdoor space for lunch ‘al fresco’ and a good menu and drinks choice too.

  • Family Days Out Family Days Out

    There's plenty to do nearby for all the family. Head to Go Ape at Tilgate Park for a high ropes adventure, with tree top adventure for adults and tree top junior for under 10s. Or just explore the lakes and walking routes of Tilgate Park itself.

     

    Ardingly Activity Centre is a great place for adventurers of all ages for water based activities, where you will get to learn and experience the thrill of canoeing, kayaking, sailing or windsurfing on their reservoir.


* 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

Charlwood Road, Lowfield Heath, Crawley, West Sussex, RH11 0QA

Telephone: 01243 828515

Our Gatwick campsite is perfectly located for a stopover, just a short ride from the airport itself. It’s also conveniently located for exploring London and Brighton - both of which are easily accessible by train.

Transport Links:

  • Nearest bus stop: 1.5 miles from the site by the Gatwick Manor on London Road
  • Buses go to: Redhill and to Crawley town centre and Three Bridges station. From the town centre you can connect with other services throughout West Sussex, East Sussex, Kent and Surrey
  • Nearest railway station: Gatwick Airport which is 3 miles from the site and Three Bridges which is 4 miles from the site