Brook Lodge Farm Camping (Bristol)

Brook Lodge Farm, Cowslip Green, Bristol, BS40 5RB

Tel: +44 (0)1934 862 311

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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic Brook Lodge Farm Camping & Caravan Park are temporarily closed. Visit their website for more information.

Brook Lodge Farm Camping, Glamping & Caravan Park (Bristol) an award wining park established over 45 years ago, 3 star Visit England, Gold 3 Pennant AA 2017, Gold Green Tourism 2017, Gold Fairtrade 2018 and a WorldHost recognised business offering a unique rural camping experience with two paddocks catering for individual pitches and groups nestled below the Mendip Hills. 

A farm with a rich history

Brook Lodge Farm dates from the 18th century and is an ex-staging post on Bristol to Exeter Royal Mail route. The area of Cowslip Green is considered by historians worldwide to be a heritage site of considerable significance. Hannah More (1745-1883) lived in Cowslip Green, an educator, writer and social reformer. She was also known for her writings on abolition and for encouraging women to join the anti-slavery movement. John Locke, who was a philosopher, statesman and writer of much of the American constitution, was born in this area also.

Explore the countryside

The unique Mendip countryside surrounding the camping park is excellent for walking, bird watching and cycling through the labyrinth of country lanes. Trout fishing available at the world famous Blagdon Lake, two and a half miles away, walks to local pubs/restaurants/cafes within 1.5 miles. Its excellent location also provides easy access to visit Bristol, Bath, Cheddar, Wells, Weston-super-Mare and surrounding area.


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Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)
The above times should be used as an indicator during the recovery phase from the global pandemic.

Please double-check details by visiting the website via the link above before you visit


  • 3 AA Pennants Holiday Park
  • 4 Visit England Stars Camping & Touring Park
3 AA Pennants Holiday Park 4 Visit England Stars Camping & Touring Park


  • Green AwardsGreen Tourism Business Scheme (Gold) Green Tourism Business Scheme (Gold) 2018
  • Green AwardsFairtrade Business Awards 2015 Gold Award Fairtrade Business Awards 2015 Gold Award 2015
  • Group EstablishmentsWorldhost Recognised Business 2015 Worldhost Recognised Business 2015 2015

Further Information


  • BBQ

Children & Infants

  • Facilities for children - 2 outdoor play areas

Establishment Features

  • Chemical disposal point
  • Drinking water supply
  • Electric hook-up points
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Latest arrival time (24 hr clock) - 20:00
  • Launderette
  • Pets accepted - By arrangement
  • Public telephone
  • Public toilets
  • Showers
  • Total number of touring pitches - 29

Key Features

  • In countryside - 10 miles from Bristol city centre

Languages spoken

  • Portuguese spoken
  • Spanish spoken

Leisure Facilities

  • Access to golf course
  • Arrangements for riding/pony trekking
  • Cycle hire
  • Wet Room Available

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Room / Unit Features

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Freezer in all units
  • Microwave in all units

Specialist Features

  • Activity breaks
  • Marketed as green/environmentally friendly
  • Special provisions for cyclists
  • Special provisions for lone female travellers
  • Special provisions for walkers



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

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      5 of 5 stars
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    Recent Reviews:

    • Fiona C
      Street, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Great little campsite
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 3rd September 2018
      We stayed here for two nights and thoroughly enjoyed it. It is very close to a busy road but is completely safe for children of all ages. The only downside is the constant noise of traffic day and... Read full review
    • michelleb0nd
      Nethercote, Australia
      Good Value
      4 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 6th November 2018
      A very well maintained caravan park which is in close proximity to Bristol Airport and only a 15 minute drive into the centre of the city. A friendly, family run business which has a nice area for... Read full review
    • Sorcha N
      Dublin, Ireland
      Trip Type:
      Great facilities
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 29th July 2019
      This is definitely the place to take high maintenance campers like myself. The toilets and showers were immaculate (honestly as good as ours at home!). There’s a large communal fridge and freezer and... Read full review

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    Road Directions

    From M5 junction jct 18A onto A4 to A4174 to A38 turn right follow signs to Bristol Airport. Follow A38 for 3 miles, pass Darlington pub on right. Park is signposted on left at bottom of hill opposite the Holiday Inn. From Bath: A4 to A368 to Churchill, right on A38. 4 miles park signposted on right. Opposite Holiday Inn. From Southwest. M5 junction 22 to A38 to Churchill. Park on right opposite Holiday Inn. O/S ref. 485 - 620 Find out about the latest on the roads and get travel directions from

    Public Transport Directions

    From Bristol Temple Meads or Bristol Central Bus Station. Take the Flyer A1 Airport shuttle Bus to the Airport then take FALCON SOUTH WEST 24/7 COACH SERVICE to COWSLIP GREEN bus stop out side the camping park, the Holiday Inn shuttle bus or taxi to park.(3.5 miles). Fly to Bristol International Airport from around the world then take the FALCON SOUTH WEST 24/7 COACH SERVICE, the Holiday Inn Shuttle bus or a taxi to Brook Lodge Farm (3.5 miles). Cycling: from Bristol take A38 South West, Taunton Road. Pass Darlington Inn, Brook Lodge Park is 3/4 mile on left. For comprehensive information about getting here by public transport, please visit

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