Westport offers many hotels, apartments and B&Bs in addition to the Westport House campsite for those wishing to camp.
To help you find your accommodation, here are some useful contacts:
Web Site: www.discoverireland.ie
Tel: +353 98 25711
Web Site: www.destinationwestport.com
Web Site: www.westporttourism.com
WESTPORT FESTIVAL – POP-UP CAMPSITE
The official campsite is now sold out, but we have just announced a temporary pop-up campsite beside Westport House Estate.
The campsite is located on the Golf Course road, which will be sign posted as you enter Westport town. The site will be open from 12 noon on Saturday 23rd June, and closes 12 noon on Monday 25th June.
As this is a temporary campsite, facilities are limited to toilets, lighting and security. If you have a campervan, please note that there are no power points available
If you are bringing a car/campervan you must purchase a car/campervan pass as well as a General Admission ticket.
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WESTPORT HOUSE, CARAVAN & CAMPING PARK (SOLD OUT)
Are you looking for a happy festival camping experience?
With its family-friendly Caravan & Camping Park, naturally beautiful setting and great amenities, Westport House Caravan & Camping Park provides a top class festival camping option! This isn’t a pop-up campsite – there is an established campsite with some of the best facilities out there already on the Westport House estate grounds ready to welcome you and the family for the entire weekend. With hot water in the showers and real toilets, it’ll provide the best festival camping experience you’ll have all year!
Set up camp in this gorgeous natural environment surrounded by ancient trees with Croagh Patrick and Clew Bay in the background. The camper’s dream! And you’ll only be a short walk away from all the Festival action as well as a 10 minute walk from Westport town.
Onsite Facilities include:
FREE hot showers, electrics (limited numbers so allocated on a first come-first served basis!), WiFi, recycling, picnic & washing up areas. Onsite bar/café with live music & food.
You may choose a Camping (tent-only) OR Campervan ticket.
Weekend Festival & Camping Ticket (tents only): €150 per person SOLD OUT
Weekend Festival & Campervan Ticket: €160 per person SOLD OUT
Junior Camping Tickets: €75 SOLD OUT
Weekend camping tickets are available for purchase and include your full weekend’s camping as well as your weekend’s festival ticket (a cost of €130 per person).
Children go free – each paying adult may bring up to 2 children (12 years and younger)
All orders will be confirmed by email and picked up onsite at the Box Office upon presentation of an email confirmation OR booking reference number along with photo identification.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: When is check in and check out?
A: The campsite opens to festival go-ers on Friday, June 22nd at noon for check in and campers will be asked to check out no later than noon on Monday, June 25th. Your weekend camping ticket covers your stay for the duration.
Q: Can I buy a one nights camping or campervan ticket only?
A: No, you may only buy a weekend’s camping or campervan ticket.
Q: Is there a charge for children to camp?
A: No, children go free to the festival which includes camping. We are limiting numbers of children camping to 2 per paying adult for health & safety reasons and ask that you register the number of children you’re bringing with you when you buy your camping ticket so that we can prepare accordingly.
Q: What facilities are there in the campsites?
A: There are toilets, hot showers, wash basins, WiFi, recycling, waste water drop & water points available for campers.
Q: Where can I buy camping or campervan tickets?
A: You may buy them online at www.westporthouse.ie or drop into the Caravan & Camping Park reception in person. (Tickets are now sold out.)
Q: I have an Annual Pass to Westport House – am I entitled to a discount on my camping ticket?
A: No, your discount only applies to day or weekend tickets to the festival and not camping tickets.
Q: Does everyone who wants to enter the Campervan area also need to buy a campervan ticket for themselves?
A: Yes, our Campervan Weekend Tickets will be sold as individual per person tickets and it includes a weekend festival ticket per person. Likewise, our camping tickets are sold as individual per person tickets and they also include a weekend festival ticket.
Q: Will there be somewhere I can buy camping essentials at the festival?
A: In nearby Westport Town (a 10 minute walk), there are camping shops available.
Q: Can I park my car beside my tent?
A: No, vehicles aren’t permitted into any of the campsites for health & safety reasons, there are parking facilities nearby (within 300 metres).
Q: Can I use an awning on my caravan or campervan?
A: No, I’m sorry to say no.
Q: Can I bring a pet?
A: No, I’m afraid not.
Q: Can I bring a caravan?
A: Yes, you can park a caravan in the campervan park. However, once positioned, you will need to unhitch and park your car in one of the car parks. Note: a campervan ticket will need to be purchased for each adult in the caravan.
Q: Can I bring a campervan?
A: Yes, you will need to purchase a Campervan Weekend Ticket which includes your weekend festival ticket. Note, ordinary commercial vans of any type will not be permitted so please do not purchase a Campervan ticket for anything other than a purpose built or adapted live-in vehicle. We would define this as having it’s own in-built kitchen facilities and toilet.
Q: What size space does a campervan ticket allow for?
A: You have a 30m2 slot to play with in total.
Q: Can I park a commercial style van (hiace, transit, etc) in the campervan park if I have a campervan ticket?
A: Sorry no, only proper purpose built or adapted live-in vehicles are be permitted. We would define this as having it’s own in-built kitchen facilities and toilet.
Q: Can I bring a generator for my campervan?
A: Yes, you are permitted to bring a small silent generator.
Q: Is there electric hook up for my campervan?
A: There are some electric hook ups available for campervans and these spots will be assigned on a first come, first served basis from Friday at noon on June 22nd.
Q: Can I pitch a tent beside my campervan?
A: Tents cannot be pitched in the Campervan Park for health & safety reasons.
Q: If I am purchasing a Family Campers Special to Westport House Caravan & Camping Park (which includes an Annual Pass for Westport House & Pirate Adventure Park), can I use my three nights camping for the festival?
A: No, we’re sorry but we are only able to sell combined camping and festival weekend tickets to campers that weekend. As a result, we cannot break out the camping cost of the ticket.
Q: Can I buy a camping-only ticket to use the campsite only during the festival weekend?
A: No, all camping tickets include a weekend’s camping or a campervan stay as well as a weekend festival ticket.