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    The Quiet News   Winter 2015

We can hardly believe another year is almost over..  our 30th here at The Quiet Site.

Mixed, excellent and lovely are the words we would use to describe our weather, staff and customers this year.. and in that order!

Our first VW weekend was a great success.  Over 60 VWs was a great sight and fun was had despite the weather..!  We will be repeating VW weekends next year on 4th and 5th March and 11th and 12th November.

The confirmed music dates for the remainder of this year and most of next year appear below. More music dates and the table top magic dates will be added in the New Year. We are pleased to welcome back Mean Mary, a must see American singer.

Bookings are coming in thick and fast for 2016 so if you are planning to visit us next year don't leave it too late..  With a choice of Tent, Caravan and Motorhome pitches, Camping Pods, Hobbit Holes, pre-erected Bell Tents and Luxury Cottages,  we should have something for everyone.


    The Power of Three..!
Ullswater, Derwentwater and Windermere are all included in this three-night lake-lovers break which has been created by ourselves and our friends at Park Cliffe and Castlerigg Hall.

The 3 Lakes Tour is on offer to owners of small and medium sized campervans, those bringing a tent or hiring a camping pod.

You will be able to awake each morning to different views of spectacular lake and mountain scenery made world-famous by poets and artists and enjoy a short break which will be long on memorable experiences.

As well as forming a perfect triangle linking three of Cumbria’s best-loved lakes, the journey between the parks can also be planned to take in many of the region’s highlights. These include the 4000-year-old mystical stone circle at Castlerigg, the Aira Force waterfalls, and plentiful picture-postcard villages and towns along the way.

As part of The 3 Lakes Tour guests will receive a money-saving bonus in the form of vouchers entitling you to discounted travel on the various lake cruises.

These breaks are available from March until November 2016 covering any three nights from Sunday until Thursday, excluding school holiday periods.

Contact Park Cliffe Reception on (015395) 31344 to make a booking or purchase a gift voucher - ideal for Christmas - or email

Click here for further details and prices.

    The Ullswater Way

 After much work by the Ullswater Association, a network of existing footpaths are now linked and signposted to form a complete walk around Ullswater. This network is to be called The Ullswater Way.  We are just a few hundred meters from this new linked path and look forward to walking the circuit ourselves in the New Year. 


  The Quiet Ponies

The Quiet Site helps with the cost of transport and rugs for some local competition ponies. The Quiet Site Team has recently invested in a 6 year old gelding called Noble Quiet Man. He is a very good looking young boy from Ireland for whom we have high hopes ! 

If you have a young child who would be interested in having a ride on one of the Quiet ponies please let us know before you arrive - we will try and arrange for a pony to visit at the same time as you!


Caravan and Motorhome Show, Manchester

Come and visit us at the Manchester Caravan Show between 21st and 24th January.  You will find us
on stand 3-174 in Hall 3.

We are sharing the stand
with our good friends from Park Cliffe and Castlerigg Hall.


    Long Stay Pitches

  Options for our popular long stay pitches.

  1st January to 27th March  2016.  £ 800  
  1st  March   to  1st   November     £2800
  Any 12 month period                    £3800

Contact for more info.


Lakes Caravan Storage

If you caravan regularly in the lakes why not leave your caravan with our sister company:  
Delivery to The Quiet Site is free.  
Other parks charged at cost.  



Live Music 2015 and 2016

29th Dec   Boogie Woogie Will
30th Dec   Fiona Hanlon
31st Dec    Pete Lashley (NYE 2015!)

5th Mar     Pete Lashley (VW weekend)

27th Mar    Pete Lashley
30th Mar    Boogie Woogie Will
2nd Apr       Fiona Hanlon
16th Apr     Boogie Woogie Will
1st May       Pete Lashley
9th May      Mean Mary from the USA
31st May     Pete Lashley
2nd June     Boogie Woogie Will
11th June    Fiona Hanlon
9th July      Pete Lashley (wedding)
16th July     Boogie Woogie Will
27th July    Pete Lashley
13th Aug     Boogie Woogie Will
20th Aug     Fiona Hanlon
27th Aug     Pete Lashley
3rd Sept     Boogie Woogie Will
17th Sept    Fiona Hanlon
23rd Oct     Pete Lashley
12th Nov      Pete Lashley (VW weekend)

 29th Dec     TBA
30th Dec     Fiona Hanlon
31st Dec     Pete Lashley

Also if you are a musician yourself or know of any one who would enjoy playing in our bar do let us know!
Lewis the Magician is often performing in the bar, keep an eye on our FB page for dates.

Remember, the Quiet Bar is open all day for our customers, just in case the weather is not its usual sunny self..!  We do not serve drinks during the daytime but the bar is available to relax in from 9am with drinks served from 7pm. This means the soft play area is available throughout the day as well as evenings.  


  Quiet Gift Vouchers

Gift vouchers for any amount can be purchased over the phone and by email.
A gift everyone can share!


See More with a Twizy

We have a Renault Twizy arriving at The Quiet Site after Christmas as part of the See More and Drive Less campaign. The Twizy is an electric car with a range of around 60 miles. They are clean, fun and available for hire in 2016.

Please keep any eye on our website and Social Media pages for more details in the New Year.


Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all our customers, suppliers, friends and everyone connected with The Quiet Site.  We look forward to seeing you all again in 2016.

Sarah, Clare, Ruth, Lou, Judy, Ann, Dorothy, Adam, Ben, Simon, Arran, Lewis, Dennis, James and Daniel


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Cumbrian Sustainable Business of the Year 2012 and 2014
Cumbrian Campsite of the Year 2013
Top 100 Park 2014 Premier Park 2015     
Green Tourism Gold 2016
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