February 14th might be just another day for many, but for some love-struck couples it's an opportunity to express extra affection.

Whether you're planning a special night or aiming for a getaway, we've got you covered. Discover romantic spots for camping in the UK and abroad, perfect for spontaneous breaks or well-planned holidays any time of the year.

A romantic trip doesn't have to involve luxury hotels; camping offers an intimate connection with both your partner and nature, gazing at starlit skies, discussing your future hopes and dreams with nature as your backdrop – pure bliss.

The most valuable gift is the time spent together. Treating your significant other to a trip to a romantic campsite in one of the following destinations will make them feel incredibly fortunate.

Lapland, Finland

Nestled amid the stunning snow-covered landscapes of Lapland, you could be camping under the magical Northern Lights. What an ethereal experience that would be.

The beautiful sight of the Northern Lights is one to be shared with a special significant other. Cosy up in a winter sleeping bag and enjoy the vibrant dance of the Aurora Borealis overhead.

Several dedicated camp sites within the region offer heated glass igloos that provide you with an intimate and warm space, and uninterrupted views of the celestial display.

It’s camping with a whole new layer of comfort, ideal for a romantic getaway that you’ll be talking about for years to come.

Sedona, Arizona

If you’re looking to travel long distances to show your commitment to the longevity of your relationship, we recommend exploring Sedona’s breathtaking red rock formations.

They’re the perfect backdrop to a beautifully romantic camping retreat. There are numerous campsites dotted across Sedona, making it simple to choose a secluded setup for your tent, surrounded by towering red cliffs.

Make sure to capture a sunset together because there’s nothing better than watching the rocks glow with fiery hues.

Cala Llevadó, Costa Brava, Spain

If you’ve ever visited the rugged coastline of Costa Brava, you’ll be aware of how stunning it truly is. In the region of Cala Llevado, there are a plethora of camping experiences available, all offering that unbeatable view.

Imagine camping on the cliffs overlooking the crystal clear waters of the Mediterranean below. This really is the ideal romantic getaway. Transport yourself from the daily hustle and bustle with the sound of waves crashing against the shore. You can even enjoy dinner by candlelight with panoramic views of the sea.

Serengeti National Park, Tanzania

If you’re seeking both a wild and romantic adventure this is the one for you. Camping in the heart of Serengeti National Park is a once in a lifetime, unparalleled experience that only a few are lucky enough to do.

There are private luxury camps that offer comfort without compromising on your sense of adventure. These campsites are ideal if you really want to treat yourself and your loved one this Valentine's Day.

You’ll fall asleep to the distant roars of lions, and wake up to watch the vast sunrise over the savannah.

If you’re looking to get away for Valentines and feel like you’ve left it a little too late to book overseas travel, check out these beautiful and romantic camping spots around the UK.

Peak District

The Peak District is full of brilliant views and outstanding walks - ideal for couples who love going on hikes together. 

Newfold Farm, for example, allows both Campervans and tents to stay. An incredibly romantic setting surrounded by rolling hills and picturesque landscapes, ideal for a peaceful stay.

Nestled near Bakewell, Middlehills Farm Campsite offers a delightful respite, inviting you to take a break during your extended walk and enjoy a cup of tea paired with a slice of homemade cake.

Lake District

Similar to the Peak District in the fact it’s picturesque, the Lake District is perfect for those who love a hiking adventure, and ideal if you’re looking for somewhere quiet where you can just enjoy each other's company.

Baysbrown Farm Campsite is situated near the vast Lake Windermere, offering stunning views of the surrounding fells. You’ll have the opportunity to explore nearby towns if you’re seeking something nice to eat.

Situated among the iconic Langdale Pikes, Great Langdale Campsite is a charming choice for a romantic retreat in the Lakes. Enjoy breathtaking views, leisurely strolls and intimate evenings.


If you like being close to the city, York is the ideal romantic hot spot. Sleep under the stars after a day of enjoying the best food and cocktails the city has to offer.

Naburn Lock Caravan Park allows you to visit in a caravan, motorhome, trailer tent or standard tent, depending on your camping preferences. Nestled along the River Ouse, this location is perfect for a romantic riverside stroll. Despite its serene ambiance, it remains conveniently close to York, allowing you to seamlessly blend city exploration with a peaceful retreat.

Remember to check the latest availability, facilities and any booking requirements for these campsites before planning your romantic getaway.

Camping offers a unique opportunity for couples to connect with each other and the natural world. Opting to go on a romantic camping trip with your partner allows you to create lasting memories that you’ll reminisce about for a lifetime.

Whether you’re under the Northern Lights in Finland, amid the red rocks of Sedona, overlooking the Mediterranean in Spain, beneath the African sky in Tanzania or exploring the true beauty that England has to offer, these campsites beckon lovers to embrace the simplicity and beauty of outdoor romance.

So, pack your backpack, set up your 2 person tent and let nature kindle the flames of your love.

Ensure your camping experience is enjoyable by having the right gear before setting out. Explore the extensive selection at Valley and Peak, and feel free to contact our friendly and knowledgeable team for extra info.

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January 25, 2024 — Jim De'Ath