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Car parking options

You can now pay for your car parking around Kielder Water & Forest Park online!

You can pre-pay for your parking at Landal Kielder Waterside, Tower Knowe, Hawkhope, South Abutment, Bakethin or Matthew’s Linn.

£5 all day parking
All day parking costs £5 per vehicle, which is transferable to all car parks listed above.

One hour visit
The £2 parking ticket covers a quick visit to any of the car parks listed above.

All day with stargazing option
You can park for the full day in one of our car parks, and stay until 3.00am to stargaze under the darkest skies in England.

Tower Knowe overnight parking
Tower Knowe is available for motorhomes, campervans or caravans for overnight parking at £10 per night. Please be aware that there is no electric hook-up and no waste disposal available.

To pre-pay for your ticket, visit:

Please note Elf Kirk and Kielder Castle overnight camper parking is payable only at these locations- Elf Kirk coin only (10 x £1 coins needed), Kielder Castle cash or card payment options are available. You can also pay for the Elf Kirk parking at Kielder Castle using card but please note the car parks are around 10 miles apart.


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