Isle of Man TT Camping with your own tent
If you are looking to camp with your own tent we have some great campsites across the island.
Each campsite varies with some being year round campsites while others are football and rugby clubs that open just for the TT period to meet the demand for camping.
All sites have great facilities with hot showers, toilets and hot and cold food on site or if it's not provided you will only be minutes from a shop or pub, many of the sites are all accessible by public transport and some are located track side meaning you will not have to travel far to the course.
You can also book a pre-erected tent at a very competitive price rather than bringing all of your gear, or travel light and courier your equipment with www.sendmybag.com.
If you are travelling with a motorhome the best places to stay would be at Ballamoar campsite or Glenlough, they are the better facilities including electric hook ups.
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Ballamoar Campsite, Ballamoar Farm, Ballaugh
Located in the small village of Ballaugh, Ballamoar campsite is a year round site which offers easy access for all, there are hot showers 24 hours a day, hook-ups and electrical points for shaving and hair dryers. A basic kitchen with facilities is on offer for all guests. Charge points for laptops or mobiles are also available along with a site office which is manned by security 24 hours per day.
The site is located just minutes from the TT course and offers a private viewing area, the Raven public house is located next to the site which also has a local shop next door offering the essentials you will need.
Ballamoar is unique that the site can be accessed when roads are closed for racing or practice sessions via the TT access roads, this also means you can move around to different vantage points around the course to watch the bikes.
Glenlough Campsite Ltd, Ballahutchin Hill, Union Mills
Glenlough campsite is a very popular site located next to the TT course in Glenvine which is just 3 miles from Douglas. The campsite is a year round site with great facilities.
Glenlough offers Hard Standing, Electric Hook-ups, Toilets, Hot Showers, Hot and Cold Water, Wash Room with Deep Sinks, Telephone, Free Parking, Dogs Allowed. Hot and cold food is available during the TT and Fesitcal of motorcycling, you can also order take away!
The site is on the TT course which means if the road is closed the site cannot be accessed by road, you can use the old Douglas to Peel railway line on foot or by bicycle to access the site. Public transport is great when roads are open a bus stop can be found at the gates of the site, with a 20 minutes service on offer.
The village of Union Mills is a ten minute walk from the Campsite and offers a convenience shop and post office, public house and petrol station.
Note: Due to the popularity of the site it is only available to book during the Festival of Motorcycling with Regency Travel. You can book directly with the site for Isle of Man TT.
Laxey AFC Campsite, Glen Road, Laxey
A great campsite located on site of Laxey Football club, the site offers great facilities which include hot showers, plenty of toilets, good quality drinking water, breakfast and evening meals and also a bar & TV. The site opens just for the Isle of Man TT period.
The village of Laxey offers many pubs, local shops and also has great access by local transport. Douglas or Ramsey can be accessed by bus or Electric tram or you can hop on the Electric tram from Laxey to the islands summit and mountain section of the TT course.
The closest part of the TT is the Creg Ny Baa which can be accessed by back roads in minutes with a vehicle or if you are on foot you can use public transport to get a great vantage point.
Silly Moos Campsite, Ballakillingan Farm, Churchtown, Lezayre
A summer season only campsite, Silly Moos campsite is located in a great location just minutes from Ramsey in the north of the island.
The campsite is on major bus routes from Douglas via Peel or to Ramsey, facilites include Hot showers available 24 hours a day, Toilets, washing up area, plus private cubicles with toilet, shower & basin, Hairdryers, Good mobile signal and broadband available through local mobile phone suppliers. You will also find a Kitchen area with kettles and toasters, Fridge space (available on a first come first serve basis), Picnic tables, Games such as ping pong, table football & mini pool, Charging points available, plus some local information.
The site is on the course a very fast section with the popular 'K tree' that the riders aim for in the racing line before speeding past. Opposite the site there is a great viewing area which is run by the campsite's owners. The campsite can only be accessed when roads are open.
Union Mills FC Campsite, Ballaoates Road, Braddan
A great site located just a couple of miles from Douglas town centre, with great access when roads are closed.
The site is on a football club and is a very popular campsite during the TT races, facilities include Shower Block, public toilets, drinking water, Grassy level terrain, Public Telephone, Breakfast and evening meals, Bar, TV, Free WIfi. The nearest shop is located 10 minutes walk from the site or walk a little further and your on the TT course, Railway Pub or local convenience shop in Union Mills.
As the site is inside the circuit you can move around at ease with a vehicle or public transport (when roads are open) is available just minutes from the site, a regular bus service is on offer to Douglas.
Other Isle of Man Campsites
Ballaspit Farm Campsite, Patrick Road, St Johns
Blackberry Lane Campsite, Blackberry Lane, Onchan
Cronk Aashen Campsite, Barregarroo, Kirk Michael
Crossags Campsite, Crossags Lane, Lezayre, Ramsey
De-Yoxall Heights Campsite, Laxey Road, Laxey
Glen Dhoo Campsite, Glen Dhoo, Hillberry, Onchan
Glen Wyllin Campsite, Glen Wyllin, Kirk Michael
Isle of Man TT Campsite, Victoria Road, Douglas
Laxey Campsite, Quarry Road, Laxey
Lower Ballacottier Campsite, Ballacottier Road, Onchan
Michael Utd AFC Campsite, Balleira Road, Kirk Michael
Peel Football Club Campsite, Peel
Peel Camping Park, Derby Road, Peel
Quarterbridge Campsite, Peel Road, Douglas
Pennybridge TT Campsite, Kirk Michael - Track side
Ramsey Campsite, Ballacloan, North Shore Road, Ramsey
Saba's Glen Yurt Eco Campsite, Main Road, Union Mills
St George's FC Campsite, Glencrutchery Road, Douglas
Sy Johns United FC Campsite, Fosxdale Road, St Johns