Roadford Lake

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Playground | BBQ Area | Showers | Toilets | Trails

Surrounded by Devonshire countryside and only 6.5 miles from Dartmoor National Park, Roadford Lake offers an excellent camping destination for outdoor holidays in the South West. Enjoy a night’s stay under canvas and experience a proper camping holiday like you did when you where younger. Our family friendly campsite is the perfect place to let your children discover the Devonshire countryside, get them toasting marshallows on a bbq, exploring our nature trails, finding bugs, playing in our open campsite and most importantly create precious memories as a family. Roadford Lake is located on the Cornwall and Devon border and is easily accessible from the A30.



AA 3 Star Campsite in Devon

Holidays at Roadford provide the perfect setting for holidaymakers and outdoor enthusiasts wanting to experience a unique camping adventure in the South West. The lakeside location, beautiful views, friendly ambience allows visitors to relax and unwind on their camping break. Explore our nature walk paths and see what amazing wildlife you can spot both in and out of the water. Enjoy a camping or touring holiday like no other, upon your visit to Roadford Lake you can partake in a range of activities both on the water and land, explore Roadfords’ beautiful surrounding countryside or take a day out and visit the local attractions.

Roadford Lake is an AA graded 3 star campsite, the site benefits from spacious pitches, dedicated camping shower block, undercover BBQ area, washing up area, washing machine and dryer, baby changing room, waste disposal and recycling facilities. Just a short walk is the popular onsite café (Roadford Lakeside link), there is also a children’s play area and cycle / walking routes for the whole family to enjoy. Please note that there is a small fee for launch.

Want to try some activities on your visit? Contact us directly for further information, activities are subject to availability.

Low Season:  £12 Per Tent (up to 4 people). High Season:  £16 Per Tent (up to 4 people).
1/03/2016 – 26/05/2016
6/06/2016 – 21/07/2016
2/09/2016 – 31/10/2016
27/05/2016 – 5/06/2016
22/07/2016 – 1/09/2016

Roadford Lake campsite will not have any grass pitches available for the remainder of the season, hard standing are still available to book.


  • Electrical hook up – £4 / night
  • Hard standing and electrical hook up – £6 / night
  • Extra Adult – £5.00 pp
  • Extra child – £3.00 pp
  • Dogs free
  • Babies up to 24 months free
  • Camping
  • Caravans – Hard Standings
  • Cafe
  • Showers
  • Toilets
  • Washing Up Facility
  • Parent and Baby Wash Area
  • Electrical Hook-Ups
  • Undercover BBQ Area
  • Play Area
  • Fishing
  • Cycle
  • Nature Walks
  • Access to Watersports i.e kayaking/ sailing/ windsurfing etc
  • Dogs Allowed
  • Disabled Facilities

Pitches: 62
Hard Standings: 13
Electrical Hook-Ups: 17
Distance from showers (paces): 10-400
Suitable for large group camping.

Departures: 11:00
Arrivals: 14:00

Campers are allowed to use the site and facilities before or after check-in/out. Please ensure you have packed up before 11:00 on the day of departure, you can still use the main car park and enjoy the lakes facilities after packing up.

The large and open campsite, is ideal for families with children, groups of friends and can easily accommodate larger groups such as sailing clubs, scouts and schools. There is plenty of room to play, enjoy picnics and take part in family orientated activities including kayaking, high ropes, archery, fishing and much more.

Please note that for any activities you will need to ensure that you follow the centre’s policies, activities are an additional cost on camping.

For further information call 01409 211507 //

Roadford Lake, between Okehampton & Launceston, Devon PL16 0RL

Roadford Lake is just off the A30 betweeen Launceston and Okehampton on the Devon/Cornwall border.

Coach/ Bus stations
Launceston: Westgate Street Coach Stop — 6.8 miles
Okehampton: West Street Coach Stop — 10.7 miles
Tavistock Bus Station — 11.0 miles
Train stations
Okehampton Rail Station — 11.0 miles
Gunnislake Rail Station — 12.5 miles
Sampford Courtenay Rail Station — 13.7 miles
Ferry ports
Devonport Ferry Terminal — 22.2 miles
Torpoint Ferry Terminal — 22.2 miles
Bideford Ferry Landing — 22.4 miles
Exeter International Airport — 36.2 miles

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Explore the lakes footpaths and trails


Adventure family fun off-road trails


Enjoy our onsite children play-area


Don’t forget to bring the dog