Eye Kettleby Lakes is a 5* adults-only caravan & camping site along with 12 log cabins and 8 adult only glamping pods with 8 coarse fishing lakes.
This is an award winning campsite, as featured in the Top 100 Sites Guide 2014, 2015, 2016 and winners in 4 categories in 2017 compiled by Caravan Sitefinder together with sister brands Practical Motorhome and Practical Caravan. Not only that was recently named the overall winner in our Top 100 Sites Guide 2019.
Situated in the Leicestershire countryside on a 150-acre plot of land, Eye Kettleby Lakes could be the ideal getaway for keen anglers and adults seeking a quiet, scenic holiday. Though relatively new, the plot and the fishery are part of the family run site which has been established for more than 20 years.
Its luxury adult only touring and camping site has been awarded 5 stars by Visit Britain. The touring park is split into two main areas offering 5 star facilities, the northern site developed in 2012 has 61 pitches (47 full service), The southern part of the park is brand new and opened in April 2018 with 69 full service pitches.
If you don't want to stay on the campsite, Eye Kettleby Lakes also offers 12 traditional, round-log cabins that are available to rent as well as 8 brand new luxury glamping pods that are set in the woods, equipped with en-suites and kitchenettes. They are the ideal accommodation for anyone wanting a quick get-away without the hassle of towing their caravan, also perfect for anglers or anyone needing a peaceful week away. The site is pet friendly with dog friendly accommodation. Added extras include walking, dog walking enclosure, WIFI and much more.
Enthusiastic anglers will definitely want to look closely at Eye Kettleby Lakes for their holidays, as the range of fishing facilities is hugely impressive. There are eight lakes with between 10 and 60 pegs each to allow a broad range of fishing activities. Various types of carp, bream, barbel, tench and roach can be caught to name a few. There is also a brand new specimen Carp lake with fish up to 30lbs.
Beyond this campsite is the historic town of Melton Mowbray, which has a market on Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays. Just a short drive from this campsite is Belvoir Castle, the ancestral home of the Duke and Duchess of Rutland for more than a thousand years. Also within driving distance is the Stonehurst family farm and motor museum, which is sure to keep the appetite of agriculture and motoring enthusiasts well whetted.
Guests to this campsite have commended the enthusiastic and polite staff, excellent washing and award winning toilet facilities, attractive location, and the well serviced fishing lakes. Eye Kettleby Lakes is open all year-round, and its relatively new and well-recommended facilities make this a compelling option for those seeking a tranquil getaway for their camping holiday in Leicestershire.