Wardley Hill Campsite

Kirby Cane, Norfolk, England

Relaxed, un-regimented car-free camping and glamping in the Waveney Valley, South Norfolk. Shepherd's huts and tree tents! Closed in winter.

Key Points

  • Selection of different accommodations to choose from on this ecological campsite.
  • Plenty to explore on this 6 acre site surrounded by beautiful wildflowers & countryside.
  • Shared facilities available for use on-site including composting toilets, drinking water points & hot showers.


Wardley Hill Campsite consists of a 6-acre site including some woodland, 3 seasonal ponds, and a stream and offers an authentic back-to-basics camping experience with all essential facilities provided. For those who prefer more of an unusual and quirky glamping experience, there are 2 Shepherd's Huts, a Hammock Hut, bell tent and even 2 Tentsile Tree Tents that don't touch the ground!

The ecological campsite in the Waveney Valley is surrounded by beautiful wildflowers and the countryside, the perfect environment for butterflies, bees and charming animals. The nearest train station is Beccles where you can catch the number 60 bus to Kirby Cane.

General facilities on the campsite for all guests include 3 composting toilets made from reclaimed timber, 4 drinking water points, two 24 hour hot shower free of charge, recycling facilities plus a car park at the top of the site with trolleys provided to transport your equipment.

'Hilda' the Shepherds Hut provides a snug accommodation for up to 2 adults and 1 child. The vintage charm hut can make you forget that you are camping with its atmosphere, comfort and many modern conveniences: there is a set of lights that is run by an eco-friendly hidden solar panel (which also provided power to a 12v socket to charge your phone). The hut comes equipped with a double bed and a single bunk bed above with soft bedding provided, an authentic cast iron wood burning stove, exclusive use of a handmade composting toilet with a stable door, a solar shower and the windows even have shutters to ensure that inside stays cosy and warm. Outside you can enjoy dining al fresco at your picnic bench with firebowl and BBQ. 

£300 Friday - Monday or Monday - Friday / £550 Friday - Friday (Price based on 2 adults sharing)

Dogs £40 per stay 

The Tinkers Hut is a well designed shepherd's hut ideal for a couple or family with one king size bed and 3 children's single beds underneath in a bunk bed arrangement. Offering a comfy sofa, plus a spacious kitchen the hut has everything you could need to totally kick back and relax. Outside you can sit on your private deck with picnic bench and fire pit with BBQ. There is also a private toilet accessed from the deck. As of 2021 the hut with have its own shower and hot running water. 

£360 Friday - Monday / £360 Monday - Friday / £600 Friday - Friday / Dogs £40 per stay. 

Touareg is a 4x5 meter bell tent with an extra high door. This tent will accommodate a family of four or be spacious for a couple. The tent comes with a real double bed with proper mattress and 2 futon bed chairs. The main beds will be covered with 100% cotton sheets, duvet cover and pillow cases. Tea and coffee making facilities will be provide along with solar powered lighting.

£250 Friday - Monday/Monday - Friday. £420 Friday - Friday. Available May - September.  No pets. 

On the campsite, there are two portable tree tents to stay in which offer you the chance to get close to wildlife and true spirit of camping. The Tentsile Connect and Safari Stingray Tree Tent sleep 2 and 3 guests respectively and allow you to sleep up off the ground - suspended in the air between trees. Simply bring your regular camping gear with you and leave your tent at home. Please bring towels with you if you'd like to shower and your own pots and pans for cooking.

£60/£72 per night for 2/3 people. No Pets. 

Dogs on leads are welcome in the huts. Campfires are encouraged in the provided fire drums or small campfires raised off the ground. Bags of wood are available for £6. Opening for 2022 on the 25th February.. 



Room Types

Family Rooms



 Not suitable for those with mobility issues


 Compost toilet





 Fairy lights


Paid Extras

 Extra logs / firewood




 Fairy lights

 Fire pit


Nearby (within 5 miles)

 Country walks


 Lake / River

 Local shop

 Pub / Bar

 Pub within walking distance



 No loud parties


 Mobile - Strong mobile signal

 WiFi - No access to WiFi

On Arrival

 Included - Linen

 Included - Towels

 Personal check-in

Safety & Security

 Carbon monoxide detector

 Deep Covid-19 clean

 Fire extinguisher

 Smoke alarm





 Kitchenware / Utensils

 Tea & Coffee


 Free parking

 Guaranteed parking space

 Parking not alongside accom


 Large site (12+ accoms)


 Solar-powered electricity

Nearest Airport/s


Content updated on 18th April 2022 by Louise Catterall, Content Editor at QuirkyAccom in collaboration with Joe from Wardley Hill Campsite