Kingfisher Leisure Park, County Durham
Enjoy a slice of tranquillity in Bishop Auckland, County Durham
With beautifully kept grounds and outstanding views, you can escape the stresses of everyday life when you own a caravan or lodge at Kingfisher.
- 12-month season
- Stunning views of the Durham Dales
- Exclusively for owners
- Fantastic range of caravans and lodges for sale
A retreat so peaceful, you'll never want to leave.
Located on the banks of the River Wear, Kingfisher is your base to explore the breathtaking scenery, historic attractions and miles of walking and cycling routes that County Durham has to offer. If you fancy exploring the local area, the towns of Stanhope, Wolsingham and Frosterley are minutes away, as is the historic Barnard Castle.
Holiday Home Ownership
Your perfect holiday home at Kingfisher will take one of two forms: a static caravan or a lodge. We have a wide range of options to suit your needs, with starter static caravans for those just stepping into holiday home ownership, and luxury lodges for our customers who are looking for more from their holiday home from home. Whatever your requirements or budget, our dedicated team is on hand, to help you find your dream holiday home.
Exclusive facilities for you to enjoy
When you own a holiday home at Kingfisher, you benefit from exclusive use of our on-park facilities:
- Access to licenced fishing
- Play area
What's more, holiday home owners have access to The Riverview Bar & Grill at our sister park, Heather View.
Park highlights and entertainment
Join us for a summer full of fun, with occasional events throughout the remainder of the season. Whether you’re having a boogie by the river, or enjoying a drink with us, it’s sure to be a memorable one.
Kingfisher is situated in the Durham Dales, just 16 miles south west of Durham, in the village of Frosterley and 25 miles from Newcastle:
Follow signs to the A1
Take the A692 to the A68, and on to the A689 to Wolsingham
Continue on the A689 for 2 miles
Take the left turn and follow the road to the park
Open all year round
Things to do in County Durham
Kingfisher Leisure Park is the perfect base from which to explore everything that County Durham has to offer. Within a few miles you can be exploring the beautiful Durham Dales or Hamsterley Forest; it’s the perfect place for those who love the great outdoors.
We got in to our lodge in September, and couldn't be happier, the lodge and the plot are amazing, the area is so tranquil with the fields and hills to the front and the river to the rear, it simply is sublime.
A quiet relaxing friendly park, set in beautiful countryside. The perfect place to relax and unwind after a hectic week at work.
It's my seventh year at Kingfisher and I have made some lovely friends, it's my second home really. All the staff are very friendly and are always there to help.
Mrs M Stewart
As soon as we cross the bridge and drive down to our lodge we instantly feel more relaxed. The views are great, love the spring with the lambs in the fields. Our park team is excellent.
We have owned static caravans for almost 50 years and have been at Kingfisher for approximately 13 years - we love the site, it is quiet and well cared for. We spend almost every weekend there as well as many odd weeks - it is very relaxing.