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Camping Near Edinburgh

Summer & Festival Camping at Dalkeith Country Park – Bookings Opening Soon

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Just a few miles from Edinburgh’s city centre you’ll find Dalkeith Country Park, home to a stunning new rural camping experience, Restoration Yard Store, Café & Wellbeing Lab and Fort Douglas adventure play park. We offer affordable, simple, camping in a truly beautiful location next to the picturesque River Esk. Perfect for families, friends and couples holidaying in Edinburgh over the festival month, we run our countryside campsite from 29th July to 26th August.

Dalkeith Country Park is located just five miles from Edinburgh (20 minutes by car) and offers free car parking for your first car. There’s a bus stop just a ten minute walk away (40 minutes into Edinburgh) and Eskbank train station is a 25 minute walk away. With a bustling city centre full of festivals for the month of August in one direction, beautiful beaches in East Lothian less than a thirty minute drive in the other direction, and a stunning country park to camp at, it’s the perfect location for your summer or festival camping holiday.

√  Small, medium & large pitches available   

√  Pre-pitched tents available to book

√  90 pitches

√  Dogs welcome (maximum of two per booking)

√  29th July – 25th August                                         

√  2 night minimum stay

√  Stunning country park location just 20 minutes from Edinburgh’s main attractions and festivals 

√  Less than 30 minutes’ drive from East Lothian’s beautiful beaches

√  25% off entry to Fort Douglas adventure playground 

Camping Location

Our campsite is located in the field by the River South Esk with the surrounding forest. Bliss. The map below shows the park.