Flaxton Meadows eco-campsite is located in North Yorkshire’s beautiful countryside renowned for its wildlife and scenery. Bordered by rolling farmland and the internationally important heathland and wildlife site, Strensall Common SSSI*, Flaxton Meadows provides a peaceful retreat for those wishing to enjoy nature, yet within easy reach of a wide range of amenities.
Guests at Flaxton Meadows have a range of accommodation to choose from including: handcrafted luxury log cabins using our own experienced joiners; touring and motorhome pitches with natural screening and electric; and back to nature camping pitches.
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- A state of the art washroom with hot water and underfloor heating utilising natural resources generated onsite.
- Our 'Champers for Campers' bar is a place to relax, meet friends and watch wildlife.
- Low energy/water consumption laundrette.
- A nature trail around the site with information boards.
- A children’s play and educational area. Bike hire coming soon.
- Free Wifi is coming in June 2022 and guests will be able to download the campsite App to access information and a range of services.
- We have 12 free dog walking passes for the dog park next to our site. Please ask at the bar.
The site is a perfect base for those wishing to explore the City of York steeped in history and culture being only 9miles away. The magnificent stately home Castle Howard as featured in Brideshead and other films is only 7miles away. Flaxton Meadows is also perfect for those wishing to enjoy coastal regions, nature walks and cycle routes.Discover more things to do
Connect with nature...
During your stay you will be greeted by our friendly hens, you can feed the ducks and moorhens on the pond, and you may be visited by one of the rehabilitated hedgehogs that Flaxton Meadows cares for in collaboration with local wildlife carers. Working in partnership with Natural England we have provided nest boxes for owls, bats and a range of bird species whose numbers have declined in recent decades.
Webcams have been installed in a number of boxes which can be viewed from the campsite App if you would like to help us monitor the activity. Flaxton Meadows welcomes small, well-behaved dogs that will not disturb the wildlife or other guests. Dogs must be kept on leads when outdoors.
At the end of their stay guests can walk away relaxed and happy knowing that their stay was in a low carbon footprint environment with respect for nature.More about our eco site
We had a fabulous holiday, we will definitely be back.
Such a peaceful place and we spotted so much wildlife during our stay.
This is a brand new site, been open 3 weeks. The owner is such a nice gentleman, the site is amazing and the quality is fantastic, I will be recommending to anybody and any ideas for improvements on the site he is willing to listen to. The quiet and peacefulness is so nice in the countryside with such a lovely camp.
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