Campsite Review: Henry’s, The Lizard, West Cornwall

Where: Henry’s, The Lizard, West Cornwall.

How much: 2 adults, 2 children and campervan cost us £24 per night

Campfires: Yes, in braziers you can hire. £7.50 per evening including logs and kindling. NB: No good for cooking on though.

Wood: Yes wood and kindling sold at reception

Types of camping: Mostly tents and campervans but they do accept motor homes and caravans, if they can fit it in a pitch.

Facilities: One recently refurbished shower and toilet block and a couple of older blocks. All unisex. Washing machine and dryer. Games room with pool table and table football (and chicken poo and eggs!). Shop selling cider and various basics.

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A Camping Tour of Cornwall

The end of term is rushing toward me towards me like a big fast rushy thing.  Schools seem to torture us with endless extra requests, permissions, thank you’s, assemblies, fetes and sports days as the end of the summer term approaches.  Thus, I have had no time to sort out our ‘tour’ of Cornwall.  I had been experiencing some fear that I had left it too late and all the good campsites would be already booked up.  So, with some trepidation I started researching campsites. Continue reading