5 Beautiful Luxury Glamping Sites to Inspire Your Next Staycation
Spending some quality time in the great outdoors can do wonders for us. Most of us don’t get enough fresh air, exercise, and quality time with loved ones, away from screens and our demanding jobs.
That’s why a luxury glamping holiday can be such a great way to take a well-deserved break from our hectic everyday lives; you can get into nature, spend time with our nearest and dearest, and let the stress melt away with little added comforts you wouldn’t get on a traditional camping holiday.
Today, we’re giving a spotlight to just a few of the 80+ fabulous UK glamping sites Wigwam® Holidays has to offer. These sites offer a great setting for a luxurious glamping holiday, whether you’re after a romantic break or a family-friendly staycation.
The Cotswolds is one of England's most picturesque corners and a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). With rolling green hills and lush vales and valleys, it’s the perfect tranquil setting for a luxury glamping break.
Wigwam® Holidays Evenlode can offer just that. With hot tubs, firepits and en suite bathrooms, enjoying time in nature doesn’t mean having to bargain on your comfort. The site also offers horse riding lessons, and with guest paddocks available, you can even bring your own horse along for the trip if you fancy!
Near the site, you’ll find the towns of Stow-on-the-Wold, Moreton-in-Marsh and Chipping Norton, offering plenty of restaurants, markets, and golf courses. The nearby Batsford House Arboretum is the perfect setting for a tranquil country walk, especially in the autumn months, when the leaves turn.
Seven miles outside the quaint university town of Aberystwyth and surrounded by the Cambrian Mountains, Wigwam® Holidays Aberystwyth is a fantastic choice for a luxury getaway in Wales.
Located on a hillside on a family farm, this glamping site offers a stunning view of the surrounding mountains and across Rheidol Valley and Cardigan Bay. This view is best enjoyed over a delicious dinner in your private outdoor dining area, or from the comfort of your own hot tub. Each en suite glamping pod has its own, fully-equipped kitchenette, as well as a firepit for roasting marshmallows and huddling around the warm glow of the flames with loved ones.
The seaside town of Aberystwyth has plenty of pubs and restaurants and cute architecture. You can take a ride on the funicular Cliff Railway, explore Aberystwyth Castle and the Wales National Library, or take a simple stroll along the pier. Cardigan Bay is great for seal-watching, while Devil’s Bridge Falls is the perfect spot for a walk to see a roaring waterfall.
Situated on a sheep and beef farm, Wigwam® Holidays Wigtown is located in a quiet, unspoilt corner of rural Scotland. With quiet beaches, glittering lochs and windswept hills all around, it’s the perfect place to get away from it all and focus on some R&R.
With each of its eight en suite glamping pods equipped with rainfall shower heads, smart TVs, and WiFi, there’s no cutting corners when it comes to comfort here. Six of the glamping pods have private hot tubs as well, perfect for relaxing after a day exploring the local area.
Nearby, Bladnoch Distillery and Crafty Distillery offer tours and tastings for fans of whisky and gin. The Galloway Forest is a Dark Sky Park, making it a great place for stargazing, while the Galloway Hills offer lots of breathtaking views and brisk walks.
Wigwam® Holidays Cove Farm is located on the East Coast of Scotland, a mere hour from the centre of Edinburgh. With easy access to beautiful beaches and the pretty seaside town of Dunbar, it’s the perfect place for a relaxing Scottish glamping holiday.
Cove Farm boasts seven dog-friendly en-suite glamping pods and plenty to do around the site, from bird watching to hot tub soaks. The cute glamping accommodation is decked in fairy lights, smart TV and WiFi for a cosy getaway. You also have your own picnic table and firepit, and can book your own hot tub.
The nearby Dunbar is home to cute architecture, sea views, nice restaurants, and more. The John Muir Country Park is home to a wide variety of flora and fauna and makes for a great day out for families. North Berwick is half an hour away, with popular attractions such as the Scottish Seabird Centre and Tantallon castle.
Nestled within another Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Wigwam® Holidays Forest Park offers a gorgeous setting for a weekend spent on woodland walks, visiting cute seaside towns, and swimming laps in the site’s indoor swimming pool.
The site offers twelve en suite glamping pods equipped with proper beds for a good night’s sleep - there are no thin sleeping mats or thin sleeping bags around here! You can also add some great extras to your booking, including breakfast and BBQ packs. There’s also an on-site restaurant and a farm shop to make things nice and easy for you.
The site is located near the Victorian seaside resort town of Cromer with a rich heritage, great seafood, and interesting independent boutiques. The nearby Blakeney Point Nature Reserve offers great chances for some wildlife watching - you might even spot some seal pups!
Finding your perfect luxury glamping trip
Whether you’re into hiking in stunning nature, or simply want to relax in a hot tub with a glass of bubbly, we’re bound to have the perfect glamping site for you. Visit our Locations page to view all our 80+ UK glamping sites, and filter your results based on what you want and need, whether that’s ensuite glamping pods or wheelchair-accessible accommodation. So what are you waiting for? Get inspired.