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The Open Camping Village 2017

Please note that The Camping Village is now full on Friday, 21 July 2017 and Saturday, 22 July 2017.

Our Camping Village offers fantastic facilities including pre-erected tents and a campers' Clubhouse in a great location. This is an ideal place to stay during The Open.

The low down

How much does it cost?

Free if you purchase a Youth Ticket (16-24) to the event. Adult ticket holders can camp for £40 per person per night with Junior tickets (Under 16's) also eligible to stay for free with an accompanying adult ticket holder.

Space is limited – we are expecting demand to be high so book now to avoid disappointment.

What are the accommodation options?

Below are the different accommodation options available to book:


  • A quality range of spacious pre-erected tents will be ready upon arrival.
  • Each tent comes with a lantern and air mattress.

VIP Accommodation

  • Coming soon…..!

Small: 1-2 persons

Small: 3-4 persons

Large: 5-6 persons

Where is it located?

The campsite will be located in Victoria Park, Southport PR8 2BZ.

What other facilities are there at the campsite?

  • There will be a Clubhouse where you can purchase food and drinks from 6am – 10pm.
  • A licensed bar until 11pm each night.
  • A Reception with friendly staff who are there to make your stay comfortable.
  • Showers and toilets that are cleaned regularly.

When does it open?

The campsite opens on at midday on Sunday 16 July and closes at 10am on Monday 24 July 2017.

When can I check in?

Campers can check in from 3pm on the day of their booking. Campers have to check out by midday on their departure day. Campers can store bags at reception.

Is it safe?

We have security personnel constantly patrolling the campsite to ensure everyone is safe.

Can I park my car?

Each booking can request a car park pass which enables you to park your car in the dedicated car park on site, close to your accommodation.

Where can I charge my mobile phone?

There will be plug sockets at the Reception where campers can charge their electrical devices.

Is there WiFi?

There will be no dedicated Wi-Fi at the campsite, but the area is well serviced with local hotspots.

How do I get to the golf each day?

Campers will be able to use the Park & Ride shuttle which is located across the road from the campsite. A bus will take you directly to the golf.

What should I bring?

We suggest you bring plenty of warm clothes, wet weather gear, a sleeping bag, pillow, towel and a torch.

What else should I know

The campsite is a short walk from the centre of Southport where there is lots to see and do. Very close to the campsite is a supermarket, a water park and amusement park.

Please visit for more information.

This all sounds great – How can I book?

Email to request more information. Please note that booking into the campsite does not include a ticket to the golf.

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