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Campsite Castle Archdale ****

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Campsite Castle Archdale is a campsite in Lisnarrick, Northern Ireland, located in a wood and by a lake/recreational pond.The campsite has pitches pitches with shade, pitches without shade and pitches with some shade. Castle Archdale is located close to a pebble beach. It is possible to rent mobile homes. The camp site has a playground.

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The following rules apply to pets at (Castle Archdale):
- Dog(s) permitted in low season (if on a lead)
- Dog(s) permitted in high season (if on a lead)

For sportive holidaymakers the camp site offers various cycle routes. There is an entertainment programme. You can swim nearby in in a lake/recreational pond. At Castle Archdale you can go windsurfing and waterskiing.

You don't always have to cook, as the camp site has a snack bar and restaurant (with full menu). The camp site also supplies fresh bread. You can also use the internet, as the camp site has one or more computers with an internet connection, there is a WiFi point and you can access the internet with your own laptop in 80% of the camp site.

Guide price €34.20

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Detail information about this campsite

C.M. Keizer-Zwirs

"The camp site, with very good facilities, is located in the park of Castle Archdale. There is a large Lake: Loch Erne, on which you can make a boat trip. In the forests of the park you can enjoy deer and birds."

- Inspector Ms C.M. Keizer-Zwirs
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Average rating: 7.5

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Food and drink

José van Rijn, on this campsite in September 2016

Travelling party: Couple


Wij waren hier in een weekend dus extra druk met weekend bezoekers. Toiletten, douches, afwasplaatsen ronduit smerig. Maar je kan zien dat het niet alleen door de vele gasten komt want het vuil zat er niet van een paar dagen. Snackcorner was zaterdagavond om 19.00 uur al bijna uitverkocht (tot 22.00 uur open) hamburger konden we nog krijgen. Restaurant welke ACSI noemt op deze site is er niet, Wij komen hier zéker NIET meer terug.

Wouter de Vries, on this campsite in July 2016

Travelling party: Seniors


Groot terrein vooral met nogal wat stacaravans en chalets. Combinatie met jachthaven, waarvan voorzieningen ook grotendeels beschikbaar. Ruim aanbod met activiteiten voor gezinnen mer kinderen maar juist ook voor alleengaande jongeren. Voor de sportief ingestelde kampeerder.

J. Cunningham, on this campsite in June 2015


This evaluation has been obtained by our inspector from a questionnaire at the camp site.

Geraldine Laverty, on this campsite in September 2013

Travelling party: Family with children, 12 - 18 years


Castle Archdale is a gem of a campsite, we have been going for the last eight years and it never fails to impress. All facilities are spotless the pitches are a good size. The staff are professional and helpful and the scenery is breathtaking.

Phillip Ellis, on this campsite in August 2011

Travelling party: Family with children, 4 – 12 years


I am just back from a visit to Castle Archdale with my wife and 9 year old son. We have been there last year at the same time and had a wonderful time and met some very good camping buddies. I am afraid this year was a bit of a disappointment from the beginning.
We arrived on the Saturday afternoon and as we registered we were given a document about noise to sign, I thought this is good. We were given our pitch and off we went to our £30 a night spot. The site had beer cans thrown over it and burnt out embers of a fire paper and cigarette butts it was a mess, but we tidy up and got on with it. The camp sight was packed great as this creates a great atmosphere. On Sunday and Monday the site emptied, we thought this was normal as it was a bank holiday in the south. The site got a few more caravans but now mostly tents in by the Wednesday. The toilets and showers were a bit grubby and could do with a bit of work to them for hanging cloths and seating in the showers and a bit better cleaning, but we carried on. On the evening of the Wednesday night at about 12 o’clock, after the onsite pub shut the site next to us lit a fire, the fire was raging, sparks flying every where. This concerned me, as who pays for damage to awnings or caravans, the campsite? The party carried onto after 3 in the morning, it was very loud and drunken. I reported it to the site office the next morning to be told that they were regulars, but they would speak to them. On the Thursday night the party continued the night the security came pass at 12:07 and pointed to my caravan nodded to the crowd making all the noise and walked on. I took that to be the extent of the investigation and the useless piece of paper I signed at the beginning. The group next to me had raging fires every night and drank onto the early morning every night after that. This could have spoiled my stay but I was not going to let it. However I will review if I ever go back there again, maybe others have also voted with their feet as there is no point in bringing anything to the management of the site you are only putting yourself at risk. This is all a pity as the location has everything a family wants, great walks plenty for the kids and family to do together on the lake.

Mark Barfoot, on this campsite in August 2010

Travelling party: Group of friends


I was camping this past weekend 20th-22nd Aug 2010. What a mess. Not the rain or the soggy sites but the noise levels. Especially the Saturday night. I am in my 30's and like a bit of a laugh, but 4.30 in the morning and still a lot of noise and people drinking so much that they are sick outside their tents. Then the next morning the group packed up and left. They left beer bottles and rubbish bags all over the place. The area they where sick over was also just left and this is a area children will be playing on later and running around on! I would not give it a four star rating. In fact I would not even give it a three star rating. I will not be back again. I have travelled throughout Europe including Germany, France, Italy, Switzerland etcetera and have camped in all of them and never have I been in such a rowdy campsite. I am not knocking young people ( I am one myself) but the drinking and noise situation needs to be sorted out. I am completely discussed. Maybe two star but defiantly not four.

Mark Kelly, on this campsite in May 2010


This evaluation has been obtained by our inspector from a questionnaire at the camp site.

Montgomery, on this campsite in May 2010


This evaluation has been obtained by our inspector from a questionnaire at the camp site.

Martina Gallagher, on this campsite in July 2009

Travelling party: Family with children, 4 – 12 years


Large site. Tent field is on a bit of a slope so it was difficult getting a flat pitch. There is a road that runs around the tent field so if you have young kids you need to keep an eye on them. We were there at the weekend through to Tuesday. At the weekend it was very crowded and very noisy at night, tent folk drinking to 2am in the morning, very annoying if you have small children trying to sleep. However the kids woke early and annoyed the late night drinkers! Once the weekend was over it was like a different site, quiet, peaceful and just lovely. Overall, great site if you don't go at the weekend or peck times.

General information

Guide price 1
Guide price 2
Period of opening
01/04 till 31/10
11 ha
Number of touring pitches
113 (40 - 80m2)
Number of camper pitches
Number of permanent pitches
Number of accommodation units for hire
Campsite suitable for disabled persons

* Facilities printed in bold are not included in the overnight rate. Supplementary charges will apply. (This does not mean that facilities which are not printed in bold are free!)

Popular amenities
  • WiFi 80-100% coverage
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 2
  • ACSI Club ID is accepted as an identity document
  • Mobile homes
    • total: 5
At the reception
  • ACSI Club ID is accepted as an identity document
  • Advance booking recommended for high season
  • Credit cards accepted
    • credit card: MasterCard | Visa Card
  • Payment by debit card/Maestro possible
  • Languages spoken at reception (during the main season)
    • languages: English
Pitch amenities
  • Water connection at/near the pitch (max. 15 m)
  • Waste water drainage at/near the pitch (max. 15 m)
  • Tap at/near the pitch (max. 50 m)
  • Also suitable for caravans > 5.5m, excluding towbar
  • Electrical hook-ups possible to maximum %s amps
    • Max. electricity: 10 ampère
  • Euro-plug required
  • Pitches with radio and television connections
  • Internet access
  • WiFi 80-100% coverage
  • WiFi point
Situation of campsite
  • Located by a lake/recreation pond (max. 0.1 km)
  • Located in a wood
  • Panorama
  • Shopping opportunities within %s km
    • distance: 7,5 km
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 2
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 2
  • Swimming in the lake/recreation pool(max. 0.1 km)
  • Pebble/shingle beach
For children
  • Children's playground: large
  • Entertainment programme: Children (at least 2x a week - h.s.)
    • languages: English
    • period: 10-07/30-08
  • Games room
  • Video games
Toilet facilities
  • Washbasins: hot water
  • Washbasins: cold water
  • Individual washcabins: hot water
  • Individual washcabins: cold water
  • Standard toilets
  • Toilet paper provided
  • Chemical toilet disposal point
  • Toilet-shower combination (215cmsx215cms minimum)
  • Showers: hot water
  • Showers: cold water
  • Water and toilet facilities for disabled people in the same building as for the other campers
  • Shower seat / shower chair (folding or mobile) approximately 48 cm high
  • Canteen/restaurant has toilet adapted for disabled people
  • Tap without push control
Sport and games
  • Riding
  • Golf course nearby (max. 10 km)
    • distance: 3,2 km
    • total: 18
Ground and vegetation
  • Pitches with plenty of shade
  • Pitches with some shade
  • Unshaded pitches
  • Grass
  • Hard standing pitches
  • Hard ground
Campsite rules
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 2
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 2
  • Caravans allowed
  • Tents allowed
  • Small extra tent permitted
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Barbecues permitted
    • type of BBQ: charcoal | electricity | gas
  • Own boats permitted
Food, drink and groceries
  • Fresh bread available at the camp site
  • Groceries: limited selection
    • period: 01-07/31-08
  • Restaurant (with ample choice)
    • period: 01-07/31-08
  • Canteen/restaurant with level entrance or with ramp
  • Snack bar
    • period: 01-07/31-08
  • Takeaway meals
    • period: 01-07/31-08
  • Bar
    • period: 01-07/31-08
  • Communal barbecue area
  • Freezing for cooling elements
  • Exchanging of gas cylinders
Washing, washing-up, cooking
  • Washing up sinks: hot water
  • Washing up sinks: cold water
  • Washing machine(s)
  • Laundry sinks: cold water
  • Laundry sinks: hot water
  • Dryers
  • Ironing facilities
Recreation (adults)
  • Fishing
  • Cycle routes starting at the camp site
    • level: average
  • Marked out walking routes near the camp site
    • level: average
  • Games room
  • Pool or billiards
  • Video games
Water sports and recreation
  • Fishing
  • Windsurfing permitted
  • Jetty/buoy
  • Waterskiing permitted
  • Own boats permitted
  • Sailing permitted
  • Trailer slope
Available to hire at the campsite
  • Mobile homes
    • total: 5
  • Bicycles
  • Mountainbikes
  • Rowing-boats
For motorhomes
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Special facilities for motorhomes
  • Special pitches for motorhomes
    • Surface area: 36 m2
    • Amount: 58
  • Also suitable for motorhomes > 8m and > 4 tonnes
  • Footpaths and roads are lit
  • Patrolled grounds
  • Quiet during the day and at night
  • Door-springs light enough (3-4 kgs pressure)
Address & Route

Would you like to book campsite Campsite Castle Archdale or request more information? You can do both using the information below.

  • Campsite Castle Archdale
    BT94 1PP / Lisnarick
    United Kingdom

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    54°28'42"N 7°43'51"W
  • The campsite is on the B82 Enniskillen to Kesh and is signposted.

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The weather on this campsite

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Max. 12° 12.4° 12.4° 12.2° 12.3° 12.7° 13.7°
Min. 2.3° 5.5° 5.7° 5.8° 8.3°
Precipitation 15% 20% 20% 35% 35% 55% 70%
Wind direction SW S E E ZO S SW
Wind speed 1 2 2 3 2 3 4

Average temperature


Relative humidity Precipitation total (mm) Hours of sunshine
Jan 93% 128 2
Feb 91% 117 2
Mar 88% 106 3
Apr 85% 112 5
May 81% 64 5
Jun 84% 127 4
Jul 87% 136 4
Aug 87% 121 4
Sep 89% 136 4
Oct 91% 166 3
Nov 93% 143 2
Dec 93% 153 1
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