Stithians Lake

Camping at Stithians Lakegreen-bird-2

Stay with us at Stithians Lake, the 275 acre lake offers a unique setting adjacent to the campsite. Our centre provides a camping holiday experience in South Cornwall to suit groups, individuals, couples and families alike.

Stithians Lake is located only 6 miles from the south coast and 10 from the north coast, in addition to a wide variety of watersports offered at our centre visitors can easily reach and enjoy Cornwall’s stunning beaches and attractions.



Camping in Cornwall.

There is an onsite café which offers a varied menu from home-baked cakes and coffees to tasty breakfasts and light lunches, 100 yards away is the Golden Lion pub which serves homemade freshly cooked dinners. Stithians Lake offers many water sports activities for people to enjoy, the lake has a superb reputation for windsurfing and is a renowned destination for visitors to Cornwall. The great range of activities available to do at the lake provides families with action packed adventures upon their stay. The campsite benefits from a large open space which is perfect for families to enjoy picnics, games and children can be free to run and play. The onsite pirate-themed children’s playground provides endless amount of fun for families on holiday and keeps children occupied for an endless amount of time. Venture further afield on our off-road cycle trail or explore the lake via our natural walkways, discover the resident wildlife and see what you can spot on your visit. Stithians Lake is ideally situated between the historic beach town of Falmouth and Redruth, take a day trip out of Stithians and see what Cornwall has to offer.

Stithians Lake is an excellent destination for keen fishermen. The lake is suited for fly fisherman who can cast from a boat or bank for sizable Brown and Rainbow Trout, however, if you are keen coarse fisherman then Argal Lake is only 10 minutes away. 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:  £8 Per Tent (up to 4 people). High Season:  £12 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


  • 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
  • Cafe
  • Showers
  • Toilets
  • Washing Up Facility
  • Parent and Baby Wash Area
  • Electrical Hook-Ups
  • Play Area
  • Fishing
  • Cycle Hire
  • Nature Walks
  • Access to Watersports i.e kayaking/ sailing/ windsurfing etc
  • Dogs Allowed
  • Disabled Facilities

Pitches: 35
Hard Standings: 0
Electrical Hook-Ups: 10
Distance from showers (paces): 50-150
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.

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 01209 860301 //

Stithians Lake, Near Redruth, Cornwall TR16 6NW

Stithians Lake can be found by following brown signs from the B3297 between Redruth and Helston or again following the signs from the A394 between Falmouth and Helston.

Coach stations:
Rame Cross (Cornwall): Coach Stop — 2.2 miles
Redruth: Rail Station Coach Stop — 3.2 miles
Pool (Cornwall): Cornwall College Coach Stop — 4.0 miles
Train stations:
Redruth Rail Station — 3.2 miles
Camborne Rail Station — 4.2 miles
Penryn Rail Station — 4.5 miles
Ferry ports:
Ponsharden Ferry Landing — 5.7 miles
Flushing Falmouth Ferry Landing — 6.4 miles
Falmouth Prince of Wales Pier Ferry Landing — 6.6 miles
Penzance Airport — 14.3 miles
Newquay St Mawgan Airport — 20.1 miles
Land’s End St Just Airport — 21.2 miles

3 aa star and green tourism award camping facility



Explore the lakes footpaths and trails


Adventure family fun off-road trail


Enjoy our onsite children play-area


Don’t forget to bring the dog