Wheal Rose Camping & Caravan Park

Wheal Rose



TR16 5DD

TEL: 01209 891 496   

E-MAIL: admin@whealrosecaravanpark.co.uk

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Camping, Caravans & Motorhomes

Our site is set in a sheltered valley and surrounded by mature trees. We are small and friendly park, with different areas to choose from and pitches to suit everyone. There are 45 generous grass pitches of various sizes and all have electric hook up.

Although we cannot guarantee an area, we will try our best to accommodate your requests wherever possible.  Please do give us plenty of information when you book, and book early to request specific pitches.  

Helpful things to know

Entry to the park for cars is by barrier entry only for which you will need a barrier card. Each pitch is provided with one barrier card. The barrier cards require a £10 deposit at collection and this is returned at check-out. If you are leaving early (before 8am) you can hand your card in the night before you leave as the barrier opens automatically when exiting.

We have a mixture of 16, 10 and 8 amp electric hook ups on the site. If bringing an electric kettle please ensure that it is a caravan kettle under 2 kW (and not a house kettle) to avoid unwanted fuse tripping.  

There are lights around the park and the shower block but we recommend that you bring a torch or lantern, as pitches in the Bottom Field have minimal lighting, leaving you to enjoy the starry skies at night.

There are no bins in the main park area and we ask that all refuse and recycling are placed in the large bins that are towards the reception area. This helps to keep any bin smells and noise from glass recycling away from your pitches and stops your sleep being disturbed by the refuse collectors. Guests therefore find it helpful to bring black bin bags and also a sturdy bag for carrying bottles to the bin.  

Although we have quick and easy access off the A30 we are surrounded by farmland, and you will hear some sounds of farmland animals.


As a small park we are unable to take bookings for large groups. 

Dogs are very welcome. We ask that they are booked in, kept on a lead and exercised off the park in order to keep the grass clean for children to play on. Please use the main bins to dispose of your doggy poop bags.

"The site is in a fantastic location for visiting so many beautiful places. A really friendly site that's great value" 

"We have been returning for many years now. It is a lovely site set in a rural location in a valley surrounded by farmland, yet only a short drive to the A30 so ideal for sightseeing"

"Beautiful, secluded pitch.  Central location, competitive pricing. Great play area and decent facilities"

Pitches By the Big Tree are centrally located and well lit at night, with just a short walk to the shower block. Ideal for both caravans and tents, they have lovely views over the valley and surrounding farmland. 

By the Big Tree

Surrounded by elderflower and rowan trees these level grass pitches are popular with campervans and motorhomes for easy access on and off the site. In this area we also have pitches that adjoin each other suitable for two families holidaying together. Three of our extra large pitches are here providing great access to the shower block. This is a great area for couples and dog owners as it's closer to the tramway for your early morning walks. 

The Elderflowers

Our Bottom Field is a larger, open camping area. Surrounded by farmland and enclosed by mature trees and with a children's playground it is popular in the summer with families. The level pitches are suitable for all tents, tourers and campervans and we have a variety of sizes available, including some extra large pitches suitable for bigger family tents. There are lights around the park and the shower block but we recommend that you bring a torch or lantern, as pitches in the Bottom Field are more rural and have minimal lighting, leaving you to enjoy the starry skies at night.

   Bottom Field