Hawthorn Farm

Martin Mill, Dover, Kent, CT15 5LA
A camping & touring park set in twenty-eight acres of outstanding beauty that have been expertly landscaped.

Hawthorn Farm is a beautifully landscaped campsite set amid many fruit and ornamental trees. The camping & touring park is located in pretty Martin Mill village, Dover. With a David Bellamy Gold Award, the avenues of pitches, some separated by individual hedging, offer a quiet and peaceful holiday with many beautiful walks in the surrounding area. Hawthorn Farm campsite near Dover has a shop and cafe adding convenience to what is a stunning setting for this tranquil haven.


What are the benefits of camping near Dover?

Hawthorn Farm campsite is ideally located (4 miles) from the Port of Dover allowing easy access to Calais, France and the rest of Europe. Whether you are looking for an overnight stay before your early morning ferry or alternatively a campsite from which to explore Kent and its attractions such as Dover Castle or The White Cliffs of Dover. Why not check our 'Things to do' page for a comprehensive list of what Kent has to offer. Also close by is the Channel Tunnel allowing alternative access to the Continent.


How far is the park from the nearest beach & town?

Hawthorn Farm campsite is situated between the towns of Dover & Deal and close to the popular seafront of St Margarets Bay. All the towns have interesting attractions and ideal beaches as well as a selection of cafes and restaurants.


What other attractions are there other than Dover Castle?

The famous site of Dover Castle is many peoples first thought when they think of Dover, however, there are many other castles in the region; Walmer Castle, Deal Castle and ‘the most beautiful castle in the world’, Leeds Castle near Maidstone. You also have attractions such as Canterbury Cathedral, Kearsney Abbey and Howletts Wild Animal Park all within easy reach and worth a visit. Many attractions can be found on the Visit Kent website.


Opening Times

Mid February to mid-December (weather dependent).


We allow one dog per caravan if kept under control at all times. If you have more than one dog please contact the office.

Check-in / Check-out

Pitches are available from 12 noon on arrival and are to be vacated by 12 noon on the day of departure. We can be flexible, so if you have alternative requirements please speak to a member of staff giving as much notice as possible.


  • Security barrier
  • On site cafe/takeaway
  • On site shop
  • Calor Gas available
  • Local public transport
  • Laundry facilities
  • Shower & WC's
  • Wifi

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