Lake Compounce Campground in Bristol, CT

Play by day. Camp by night.

Lake Compounce Campground is a one-of-a-kind family camping experience located steps away from Lake Compounce Family Theme & Water Park. Lake Compounce Campground provides one-bedroom cabins, two-bedroom cabins, cub huts, tipis, RV spaces, and tent sites. Plus, perks like discounted single-day admission to the park for just $39.00, themed weekends every weekend, family activities, and tons of amenities.

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When You Stay at the Campground, Save at Lake Compounce!

Complement your stay at Lake Compounce Campground with a discounted visit to Lake Compounce Family Theme Park. Visit the campground store upon check in and grab one day admission for $39.00, and get the second day for just $15.00.



All sites include Wi-Fi, picnic table, fire pit, and transportation to and from Lake Compounce Family Theme Park.


2 Bedroom Cabin

Dining Area Inside Cabin

Cabin 2 Bedroom **(8 people)
• 2 full size beds with linens (sheets and pillows included; comforters and blankets not included)
• 1 twin size bunk bed (linens included)
• Full Kitchen (cookware, dishware, and silverware not included)
• Full Bathroom ( shampoo, soap, and towels included) o
• Cable TV
• Loft
• Heat and Air Conditioning
• Parking for two vehicles
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** Two Bedroom Cabin price is intended for a maximum of 8 people. 2 Bedroom Cabins have enough beds for 6 people, with a loft that can accommodate 2 children. Guest is responsible for the bedding, sheets, pillows and towels for the additional 2 people.

Two night minimum in all cabins
and 3 night minimum on holidays.

1 Bedroom Cabin

Kitchen Area Inside Cabin

Cabin 1 Bedroom *(5 people)
• 2 full size beds with linens (sheets and pillows included; comforters and blankets not included)
• Full Kitchen (cookware, dishware, and silverware not included)
• Full Bathroom ( shampoo, soap, and towels included)
• Cable TV
• Heat and Air Conditioning
• Parking for two vehicles
• ADA cabins Available
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* 1 BR/ADA Cabin price is intended for a maximum of 5 people. 1 BR/ADA cabins have two full size beds with a cot available for the additional person. Guest is responsible for the bedding, sheets, pillows and towels for the additional person.

Two night minimum in all cabins
and 3 night minimum on holidays.

Cub Hut

Exterior of Colorful Hut

• Two full size beds with linens, including sheets and pillows (comforter and blankets not included)
• Mini fridge
• Air conditioning and heating
• Cable TV
• Close access to public restrooms (showers and toilets)
• Parking for two vehicles
• Max 4 People Per Site • Tram currently unavailable

Two night minimum in all Cub Huts
and 3 night minimum on holidays.

Deluxe Tipi

Exterior of Colorful Tipi

• 4 cots (up to 5 cots available)
• Electricity hook up
• Mini fridge
• Close parking available
• Structure placed on wood flooring
• Close access to new and clean bathrooms and showers
• Parking for two vehicles
• Max of 6 People Per Site
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Two night minimum in all Deluxe Tipi’s during weekends (Friday-Sunday)
and 3 night minimum on holidays.

RV Site

Exterior of Family Camper

• Electric hook up with 50/30/20 AMP capabilities
• Water hook up
• Cable hook up
• Can accommodate any size RV
• Leashed pets welcome
• We offer a dump station on site free of charge to campers at Lake Compounce Campground
• Close access to new and clean bathrooms and showers
• Parking for two vehicles
• Max of 8 People Per Site
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Tent Site

Exterior of Family Tent and Picnic Table

Standard Tent Sites
• Spacious 30' x 30' in wooded area
• Close access to new and clean bathrooms and showers
• Parking located close by
• Leashed pets welcome
• One tent per site, or 2 small tents
• Parking for one vehicle
• Max of 6 People Per Site
No generators allowed
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Deluxe Tent Sites
Same as above PLUS located on premium spaces and come with one of our
6 person pre-assembled tents, no set up required!

Tent sites open Saturday, May 22


Special Discounted Rates & Group Savings

  • Book four or more nights save 10%
  • Good Sam Discount save 10%
  • Hometown Heroes save 15%

**All rates are subject to additional taxes and fees**
** Special discounted rates may not be combined with any other discounts**
*** $45.00 cancelation fee if canceled within 14 days of reservation for cabins, cub huts, and tipis, and 7 days for RV’s and Tent Sites***

Reservations

Call to make your reservation if you qualify for any of these great savings!

  • Lake Compounce
  • Silver & Gold Season Pass Holders - Save 10%
  • Platinum Season Pass Holders - Save 20%
  • Good Sam Members - Save 10%
  • Staying 4 nights in a row? Save 10%
  • Save on Weekday Stays

Book your adventure with us today!

Early Season Special

Stay April 25 – May 27th and Save


Weekday Rates (Monday-Thursday)

  • Tent (6 people max)- $32/night
  • Deluxe Tent (6 people max) - $42/night
  • RV (8 people max) - $35/night
  • Deluxe Tipi (6 people max) - $45/night + tax
  • Cub Hut (4 people max) - $75/night + tax
  • 1 Bedroom/ADA Cabin (6 people max) - $120/night + tax
  • 2 Bedroom Cabin (8 people max) - $140/night + tax

Weekend Rates (Friday-Sunday)

  • Tent (6 people max)- $42/night
  • Deluxe Tent (6 people max) - $52/night
  • RV (8 people max) - $45/night
  • Deluxe Tipi (6 people max) - $55/night + tax
  • Cub Hut (4 people max) - $90/night + tax
  • 1 Bedroom/ADA Cabin (6 people max) - $180/night + tax
  • 2 Bedroom Cabin (8 people max) - $200/night + tax

Peak Season

May 28th – September 6th


Weekday Rates (Monday-Thursday)

  • Tent- $35/night
  • Deluxe Tent(6 people max) - $45/night
  • RV (8 people max) - $50/night
  • Deluxe Tipi (6 people max) - $80/night + tax
  • Cub Hut (4 people max) - $95/night + tax
  • 1 Bedroom/ADA Cabin (6 people max) - $170/night + tax
  • 2 Bedroom Cabin (8 people max) - $190/night + tax

Weekend Rates (Friday-Sunday)

  • Tent- $45/night
  • Deluxe Tent(6 people max) - $55/night
  • RV (8 people max) - $65/night
  • Deluxe Tipi (6 people max) - $95/night + tax
  • Cub Hut (4 people max) - $110/night + tax
  • 1 Bedroom/ADA Cabin (6 people max) - $210/night + tax
  • 2 Bedroom Cabin (8 people max) - $235/night + tax

Spooky Season

Stay September 8 – October 31st and Save


Weekday Rates (Monday-Thursday)

  • Tent- $32/night
  • Deluxe Tent(6 people max) - $42/night
  • RV (8 people max) - $35/night
  • Deluxe Tipi (6 people max) - $45/night + tax
  • Cub Hut (4 people max) - $75/night + tax
  • 1 Bedroom/ADA Cabin (6 people max) - $120/night + tax
  • 2 Bedroom Cabin (8 people max) - $140/night + tax

Weekend Rates (Friday-Sunday)

  • Tent- $42/night
  • Deluxe Tent(6 people max) - $52/night
  • RV (8 people max) - $45/night
  • Deluxe Tipi (6 people max) - $55/night + tax
  • Cub Hut (4 people max) - $90/night + tax
  • 1 Bedroom/ADA Cabin (6 people max) - $180/night + tax
  • 2 Bedroom Cabin (8 people max) - $200/night + tax


*Pricing is subject to change without notice


Colorful Illustration of Campfire Discounted Lake Compounce admission tickets to campers
Color Illustration of Campfire General store open every day at 8am - closes an hour after Lake Compounce closes
• Souvenirs    • Snacks    • Firewood
Colorful Illustration of Campfire 24 hour restroom and shower facility
Colorful Illustration of Campfire 24 Hour Security
Colorful Illustration of Campfire Coin operated laundry room
Colorful Illustration of Campfire Near tons of local attractions
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Colorful Illustration of Campfire Tram Service to and from Lake Compounce*
*Our tram service is currently down*
Colorful Illustration of Campfire Playground
Colorful Illustration of Campfire Basketball court
Colorful Illustration of Campfire Volleyball court
Colorful Illustration of Campfire Horseshoe pit
Colorful Illustration of Campfire Gaga Ball pit

Lake Compounce Campground opens April 25. Activities and themed weekends begin May 6!
Activities are subject to change

Mother's Day Weekend: May 6 – May 8

Friday: Movie night
Saturday: Mother's Day breakfast, Mother's Day cards, and handprint aprons aprons are available for purchase for $5
Sunday: Build Mom a flower basket, Mother's coloring and word search


Super Hero Weekend: May 13 – 15

Friday: Movie night
Saturday: Make your own Super Hero mask, Super Hero costume parade, and campfire stories
Sunday:Super Hero coloring and word search


Science Weekend: May 20 - 22

Friday: Movie night
Saturday: Gorgeous gooey gobstoppers craft, dry erase dancer experiment, and a lava lamp craft
Sunday: Blizzard in a bottle craft


Memorial Day Weekend: May 27 - 30

Friday: Movie night
Saturday: Patriot friendship bracelet craft, flag craft, and tie-dye
Sunday: Patriotic bike parade, Pictionary, and Bingo
Monday: Patriotic bead craft
All Weekend: Campsite decoration contest!


Sports Weekend: June 3 - 5

Friday: Movie night
Saturday: Corn hole, football toss, and Bingo
Sunday: Make your own finger football craft, sports trivia
All Weekend: Campsite decoration contest!


Carnival Weekend: June 10 - 12

Friday: Movie Night
Saturday:Lake Compounce Campground Carnival, Pictionary, and Bingo
Sunday: Build your own Ferris Wheel craft


Family Week: June 17 – 23

Friday: Movie night
Saturday: Family tree craft, family Olympics, and Bingo
Sunday: Movie Night
Monday: Movie night
Tuesday: Sidewalk art and lawn bowling
Wednesday: Family charades and corn hole
Thursday: Family tree craft and Bingo


Outer Space Week: June 23 – 30

Friday: Movie night
Saturday: Design your own alien craft, and Bingo
Sunday: Make your own planet craft
Monday: Bottle rocket craft and cosmic painting
Tuesday: Movie night
Wednesday: Corn hole and Pictionary
Thursday: Salt painting craft


Independence Week: July 1 – 7

Friday: Movie night
Saturday: Glow in the dark dream catcher craft, and Americana trivia
Sunday: Salt paint firework craft, name that President trivia, and Bingo
Monday: 4th of July parade
Tuesday: Uncle Sam puppet craft and Bingo
Wednesday: Corn hole and Pictionary
Thursday: Glow in the dark dream catcher craft
All Week: Campsite decoration contest!


Aloha Week: July 8 – 14

Friday: Movie night
Saturday: Make your own lei, make your own mini beach, fish toss, and a Luau
Sunday: Campfire stories
Monday: Make your own lei and movie night
Tuesday: Ocean bead craft and Bingo
Wednesday: Fish toss and campfire stories
Thursday: Build your own beach craft
All Week: Campsite decoration contest!


Halloween Week: July 15 - 21

Friday: Movie night
Saturday: Make your own mask craft, spooky stories, and a Halloween costume party
Sunday: Popsicle stick Frankenstein craft
Monday: Make your own monster craft and Bingo
Tuesday: Black cat craft and spooky stories
Wednesday: Pumpkin craft and spider web craft
Thursday: Movie night
All Week: Campsite decoration contest!


Christmas Week: July 22 – 28

Friday: Movie night
Saturday: Breakfast with Santa, cookie decorating, paper plate Christmas tree craft, Christmas Carol singalong
Sunday: Paper ball reindeer craft and penguin craft
Monday: 3D tree craft and cotton ball snowman craft
Tuesday: Christmas painting and popsicle snowman hat craft
Wednesday: Christmas trivia and Bingo
Thursday: Paper ball reindeer craft
All Week: Campsite decoration contest!


Music Week: July 29 – August 4

Friday: Movie night
Saturday: Make your own harmonica, music trivia, and a dance party
Sunday: Make your own straw flute
Monday: Make your own flute and music trivia
Tuesday: Write your own song and Bingo
Wednesday: Make your own drum and movie night
Thursday: Make your won membranophone and music trivia


Movie Week: August 5 - 11

Friday: Movie night
Saturday: Write your own movie, hero or villain game, and a dance party
Sunday: Movie trivia
Monday: Design your own movie poster
Tuesday: Pictionary and Bingo
Wednesday: Hero or villain game and movie trivia
Thursday: Write your own movie and movie trivia


Decades Week: August 12 - 18

Friday: Movie night
Saturday: Pom pom peace sign craft, tie-dye, and a decades dance party
Sunday: Make your own lava lamp
Monday: Create your own pet rock and Bingo
Tuesday: Friendship bracelet making and Bingo
Wednesday: Make your own lava lamp and pom pom peace sign craft
Thursday: Paper bead necklace craft and movie night


Around the World Weekend: August 19 – 25

Friday: Movie night
Saturday: Make your own rain stick, international flag trivia, and a dance party
Sunday: Make your own passport


Back to School Weekend: August 26 – 28

Friday: Movie night
Saturday: Create your own personal journal, create your own bookmarks, trivia, and Bingo

Labor Day Weekend: September 2 - 5

Friday: Movie night
Saturday: Create your own personal journal, create your own bookmarks, trivia, and Bingo
Sunday: Ring toss, Pictionary, trivia, and campfire stories
All Weekend: Campsite decoration contest!

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Campground Map

FAQ

Q: What time does Lake Compounce open?
A: Our operating schedule can be found online here.

Q: What is Lake Compounce Campground’s operating season?
A: Lake Compounce Campground is open April 25, 2022 through November 13, 2022.

Q: When do we check in?
A: Check-in varies by site type:

  • Cub Huts, Cabins and Tipis: Check in begins at 3pm
  • Tents and RVs: Check In begins at 12pm

Q: When do we check out?
A: Checkout is at 11:00am for all site types

Q: What are the hours of the Camp Store?
A: The camp store will open at 8 am daily and close one hour after Lake Compounce closes. Please note the fall and spring hours differ.

Q: How do we get to Lake Compounce from the campground? How far is the campground from Lake Compounce?
A: Lake Compounce is within walking distance (3/4 mile) of the campground; however, we offer a tram service to and from the campground daily (May-September).*Please note our tram service is currently down.* Personal vehicles can be driven over to the Lake Compounce Parking lot without any additional charges.

Q: What is included in the cabins?
A: Cabins have a full kitchen and bathroom along with two full-size beds and two bunk beds. There is a loft for children and young adults to enjoy in the two-bedroom cabin. Cabins also include cable, Wi-Fi, Heat/Air Conditioning, linens for the four beds (no blankets or comforters provided) towels, shampoo, and conditioner. Cabins will not include cookware or dishware.

Q: What is included in the Tipis?
A: Tipis include electricity, a mini fridge, up to 5 cots, fire pit, and a picnic table

Q: What is included in the Cub Huts?
A: Cub Huts include two full-sized beds, a mini-fridge, Heat/Air Conditioning, cable TV, linens for the two beds (no blankets or comforters provided), close access to clean public restrooms, a fire pit, and a picnic table.

Q: Are pools allowed at the Lake Compounce Campground?
A: No type of pool, slip n slide etc. is allowed at Lake Compounce Campground. To cool off, visit Lake Compounce Amusement and Water Park.

Q: Where can I buy Discounted Tickets?
A: Tickets can be purchased at the Camp Store.

Q: What is the cancelation policy?
A: We require a minimum of 7 days (for tents) and 14 days (for cabins) to cancel your stay and receive a full refund. A full refund does not include a refund of the $5 booking fee. If you cancel your stay after the deadlines there will be a $45.00 fee assessed.

Q: Are tickets included in the rental of the site?
Tickets are sold separately. We do have discounted park admission rates available at $39.99 for one day, and the second day is only $15+tax

Q: How do we book our stay?
A: Visit www.lakecompounce.com/campground; if you are a group of 25+ please contact our Campground Team at 860-583-3300

Q: Are there things to do at the campground itself?
A: Yes! There will be events available from crafting to movie nights! (May – September). We also have many family-friendly outdoor recreational activities to enjoy. Visit www.lakecompounce.com/campground for a complete list of activities under the campground features and activities tab.

Q: What is your weather policy?
A: Lake Compounce Campground is open rain or shine. Lake Compounce only closes when there is heavy lightning in the area. There will be indoor events available until the storm passes at the campground. We do not issue refunds or rain checks.

Q: Are there bathrooms located at Lake Compounce Campground?
A: Yes! There are public restrooms available at Lake Compounce Campground. They are complete with changing areas and showers.

Q: Where is Lake Compounce Campground located?
A: Lake Compounce Campground is conveniently located in central Connecticut about two miles from Exit 31 off Interstate 84. For GPS or Internet directions use 185 Enterprise Drive, Bristol, CT 06010.

Q: Where on Lake Compounce property is the campground?
A: It is located in the wooded area to the left and rear of the Lake Compounce Parking Lot.

Q: Can we bring our own firewood?
A: Unfortunately, firewood from outside the campground is not permitted per state law. However, we sell firewood at the camp store.

Q: How many people does the cub hut accommodate?
A: 4 people max

Q: Are pets allowed?
A: Dogs are allowed in the RV and tent sites only. They must be leashed and under control at all times. Note: Dogs are not allowed inside of Lake Compounce Family Theme & Water Park. Please remember to pick up after your pups.

Q: Once I book, how can I obtain discounted tickets to Lake Compounce?
A: You can purchase day tickets at check-in, or purchase our Bronze pass which allows unlimited admission during the summer season (check operating schedule for dates and times) those can be purchased here: https://www.lakecompounce.com/plan-a-visit/tickets-and-passes

Q: What is the tram schedule to get to the amusement park?
A: The tram usually operates from 1/2 hour prior to Lake Compounce opening and runs until 1 hour after (There is no tram service during October)*Please note our tram service is currently down.*

Q: I understand check-in at 3 pm but if I arrive early, am I able to retrieve tickets to Lake Compounce, spend the day there and check-in after the park is closed?
A: Yes, we can check you in, put you on a waiting list (we will call you when your cabin/cub hut/tipi is ready) so you and your family will be able to enjoy the park before check-in.

Q: Does a ticket for Lake Compounce include access to Crocodile Cove?
A: Yes