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Best Hikes In The Highlands For All Experience Levels

14/10/2019
The Scottish Highlands are known the world over for gorgeously romantic, rugged landscapes that are sparsely populated. This makes the region a firm favourite for hiking, hillwalking and outdoor livin...

Beginner’s Guide To Wild Camping In The UK

07/10/2019
Imagine a camping trip where you sleep under the stars and among unspoilt nature, off the beaten track, far from all other living souls. There’s something incredibly romantic about wild camping but ma...

5 Best Places For Camping To See Autumn Colours In The UK

30/09/2019
What’s a better way to welcome fall than with a camping trip to see some beautiful autumn foliage? While the East Coast of America is known as the place to go to admire golden landscapes onc...

Essential Camping Safety Tips For Your Next Glamping Break

23/09/2019
A camping or glamping trip is a great way to take a break from your busy everyday life in favour of a simpler, slower-paced way of living. But getting away from it all and into the great outdoors pres...

Fun Outdoor Activities For Kids - Connect Kids With Nature

16/09/2019
These days, 64% of British kids play outside less than once a week. In this era of smartphones and Fortnite, it’s hard to get kids excited about spending time outdoors and this has resulted in somethi...

Your Guide To Fall Foraging In The UK

09/09/2019
Living off the land with some foraging is a great way to boost your outdoor skills, get some exercise and, best of all, collect some delicious free food! While we traditionally see spring and summer a...

5 Reasons To Go On A Solo Camping Trip

02/09/2019
Travelling solo can be a life-changing experience - just take a look at international bestselling memoirs like Eat, Pray, Love or Wild. Offering chances for discovering yourself and new places on your...

The 6 Most Beautiful Walks in Cornwall

26/08/2019
Cornwall is known as one of the most popular holiday destinations in the UK and it’s easy to see why: its sandy beaches, rugged cliffs, mysterious moorlands and charming seaside towns spell tranquil h...

Camping vs. Glamping Cost - Which One Is More Expensive?

19/08/2019
When you think about holidays in the great outdoors, you think of simple things: waking up with the morning sun, roasting marshmallows on the campfire and leisurely strolling through pretty woodlands....

5 Of The Best Hikes in Wales For All Experience Levels

12/08/2019
Hiking is one of the best glamping activities out there: you get to appreciate the incredible nature around you while still being able to enjoy some creature comforts at the end of the day. That’s why...

Holidays Abroad vs. UK Staycations - Which One Is For You?

04/08/2019
The 40 million tourists who visited the UK in 2018 aren’t wrong: there are some pretty great places to visit right here at home! From metropolitan cities to rugged moors and picturesque seaside villa...

How To Go Camping With A Baby - It’s Easier Than You Think

29/07/2019
For some parents, the thought of getting away for a glamping break with their new baby is the stuff of nightmares. For others, it’s a big, but necessary step for getting the little one accustomed to f...

How To Go Camping While Pregnant - Our Top 5 Tips

22/07/2019
Holidays while pregnant are often referred to as “babymoons”. They offer a chance for a little relaxing me-time with your partner, close friends or just by yourself before your life is turned upside d...

17 Camping Hacks To Make Your Next Staycation Even Better

15/07/2019
We love camping - no, really, we do! Despite the fact that sometimes you might get wet, not get a good night’s sleep when the temperature drops or have to improvise a bit to scramble together a meal t...

Family Glamping – Keep The Kids Entertained On Holiday

08/07/2019
Glamping holidays are a time to kick back and relax. Surrounded by countryside and the calming sounds of nature, you can’t help but unwind in the peace and tranquillity. It really is the perfect break...

Best Rainy Day Glamping Activities - Camping In Bad Weather

08/07/2019
We all know how unpredictable UK weather can be: one minute it’s all blue skies and sunlight and the next, you’re being whipped by heavy winds and horizontal rain. You can spend weeks planning the per...

Camping With A Dog - Your Guide To Holidays With Pets

01/07/2019
As dogs are quite famously man’s best friend, it’s no wonder that many people don’t want to leave their dog behind when they go on holiday. After all, us humans love going on holiday, so it’s natural ...

First Time Camping? Here's What You Need To Know

24/06/2019
If you’ve never been camping before, you probably have a very specific idea of what it’s like in your mind. You might be an idealist and imagine yourself sipping delicious campfire coffee while the su...

Travelling With Friends - How To Organise A Group Holiday

17/06/2019
A group getaway with friends is something many of us are drawn to: it’s a chance to experience something new with people whose company you thoroughly enjoy and to take a break from our hectic lives to...

6 Tips For An Eco-Friendly Camping Holiday

03/06/2019
We should all be more mindful of the impact our lives have on our environment. Holidays are a big culprit of environmental issues, which is why it’s a good idea for all of us to consider how to make o...

How To Add A Bit Of Luxury To Your Next Camping Trip

28/05/2019
Our everyday lives are pretty different now than they were just a couple of hundred years ago. In general, we don’t come in touch with nature all that often anymore even though we know it’s good for u...

3 Creature Comforts You Can Expect On Your Glamping Break

20/05/2019
Part of why people love glamping is because it gives you a chance to enjoy the great outdoors at close range without you having to compromise your personal comfort. If you’re a first-time glamper, you...

7 Ideas For An Unforgettable Glamping Hen Party

13/05/2019
 Organising a hen party for your friend? Congrats! It’s an honour to be asked to be the maid of honour, though you might easily forget this in the midst of the logistical hell that is trying to p...

What On Earth Is A Camping Pod?  - Your Guide to Glamping

06/05/2019
If you’ve been doing a little research into different types of glamping out there, you might be a little confused with all the options available to you. Should you choose a yurt or a tipi? A pod or a ...

Your Guide To A Romantic Glamping Getaway

30/04/2019
Do you want to wow your new love on your first weekend away together? Or have you been holidaying together with your partner for decades and looking for something new to try? If you fit into either of...

Camping vs Glamping - Which One Is Right For You?

22/04/2019
   Flexible, exciting, adventurous family fun! If the term ‘camping’ conjures up these feelings, then you need to follow your instincts and discover the right choice for you when it comes to...

Disabled Holidays In Nature - An Inclusive Adventure For All

15/04/2019
We all love holidays in the great outdoors, and more and more research tells us just how good  it is to spend time interacting with nature and enjoying outdoor activities. When thinking abo...

What are the best websites for glamping?

08/04/2019
Hands up those fed up with the same old family holiday options. Why not ditch the often-underwhelming experience of hotel or B&B and try something more original like glamorous camping? When you se...

Glamping: What Site is for Me?

01/04/2019
Okay so you’re already window-shopping on some of the best glamping holiday websites but here’s some tips and tricks to get you from looking to booking! I remember a friend from India visiting the UK...

The Best Easter Activities with WigwamⓇ Holidays

25/03/2019
At last! The first signs of Spring are peeping into life. Most of us will be glad to say a cheery farewell to the long, dark days of Winter, and give a joyous welcome to the new, brighter season. Spri...

Take part in a Lambing Experience with Wigwam® Holidays

04/03/2019
The days are growing longer, brighter and warmer. With Spring just around the corner, we can feel ourselves unfurling from the cocoon of the sofa. Thoughts turn to the great outdoors and for us, that ...

What Should I Take Camping?

21/01/2019
Okay so you fancy a camping holiday but what will you need to take? Before you compile a lengthy list of everything but the kitchen sink that was actually a trick question. Why? Because not all campin...

Transform Your Winter Camping Experience

04/01/2019
If the words 'winter' and 'camping' combined into one sentence bring you out in the shivers, then you're doing it all wrong. For those in the know, taking a camping trip during the winter months can b...

What is Glamping? This is why you should try it!

08/11/2018
A few years back glamping meant you’d brought some fairy lights and bunting to put up around your tent. You’ve all seen them, tents with huge wind breakers, territories marked out by miles of Cath Kid...

Do You Know Your Glamping Etiquette?

08/11/2018
Or … how to avoid embarrassing situations when enjoying some comfy camping! We’ve all heard of ‘camping etiquette’, but have you heard of ‘glamping etiquette’? When we’re in our ‘holiday mind set’, so...

Discover Luxurious Hot Tub Glamping With Wigwam® Holidays

08/11/2018
// Who doesn’t like a hot tub? The warm water of a hot tub eases sore muscles, destresses the mind and could even help with things like your cardiovascular health and blood pressure. So it’s no surp...

Dog Friendly Camping

08/11/2018
When on holiday with your best four legged friend, camping is not always suitable, which is why there is now a whole host of dog friendly glamping options available. It is estimated there are 58.4 mi...

A Glampers Dictionary - The A-Z of Camping And Glamping

08/11/2018
You may have been glamping for years or you may never have been glamping before - either way, I suspect you’ve probably come across a few buzzwords from the glamping scene, which  left you wonder...

How to Pack for your Glamping Holiday

08/11/2018
You know that feeling you get when you’re supposed to be packing for your glamping holiday, but you don’t know where to start, so you just keep watching the telly instead? Me to! Fortunately for you t...

What is a glamping pod? The definitive guide.

08/11/2018
 So … what is a glamping pod? A simple question … with a complex answer! The concept of ‘the pod’ is nothing new. ‘Pod’ has been inspired by nature. From pea pods to chrysalises, the concept its...

Winter Glamping is easy with Wigwam Holidays

08/11/2018
Winter is a time for reflection and preparation, a time for some hygge! As some of our wild creatures hibernate through the dark months of the year, nature around us tends to slumber too. The t...

Are these the ten scariest places in Britain?

08/11/2018
If you’re brave enough, book your safe, comfy glamping Wigwam® Cabin and head to these haunted places … With Hallowe’en approaching, there’s never a better time to gather round the campfire and see ...

Will you be my Wigwam Valentine? | Valentines Day Luxury Camping

08/11/2018
‘Will you be my Valentine?’ Who recalls hoping to receive a heart-clad card with those words printed on the front? Today, even the family pet can receive a Valentine’s card, with or without a bow-dra...

How Much Does Glamping Cost Compared to Camping?

08/11/2018
Glamping or glamorous camping as it’s known is absolutely amazing. It can take you to places that hotels possibly can’t take you. You can have your own secluded little spot where you’re surrounded by...

A Glampers Guide to Camping When Pregnant

08/11/2018
To pee or not to pee Camping is such a great way of enjoying a holiday with the kids, exploring the countryside and being at one with nature. Whilst being an avid fan of camping there are certain tim...

5 Reasons to Forget the Tent & Go Glamping

08/11/2018
Now, I love camping. I really do. The fresh air. The birds singing in the morning. The slower pace of life. There is just one thing that I really do hate every time. The tent! You would think I would...

Luxury Camping for History Lovers

08/11/2018
If you’re potty about prehistory, romantic about the Romans or love the ‘vibe’ of the Vikings – a holiday exploring the mysteries of times past could be a perfect choice. The UK’s many stunning rural ...

Camping & Glamping Gift Vouchers

08/11/2018
Gift vouchers have always been a little divisive: some people love them while other think they're a bit of a cop-out. However, with more and more people becoming aware of just how much waste occasions...

Adventure Activity & Luxury - The Best Camping Holiday Ever!

08/11/2018
Relax in a Wigwam® Cabin? Think again!   While a glamping break provides some much needed R&R, there’s also plenty to occupy those of us who like to camp glamorously and also work up a sweat!...

Glamping and the Tour De Yorkshire

08/11/2018
Yorkshire is gearing up for the second annual Tour de Yorkshire cycle race on 29th, 30th April and 1st May.   This year’s pelaton takes in some of the most challenging Yorkshire landsc...

Glamping and Running‚ The Ideal Combination!

08/11/2018
With the Virgin Money London Marathon taking place some of us will be:  A bag of nerves because we’re taking part … Highly relieved we’re not taking part … Wishing...

How to have the Ultimate Glamping Weekend

08/11/2018
Feeling great as spring kicks in and looking forward to some holiday fun? A glamping weekend 'to the max' could be just the thing to get you started - so get ready steady go for some great suggestions...

Perfect Glamping Destinations for Families

08/11/2018
One of the best things about glamping is that it really is for all the family. Young and old can experience the great outdoors, without the stress of the cold, buying expensive camping equipment, or e...

How To: Have fun on a rainy day in your Wigwam!

08/11/2018
One of the best things about glamping is that it really is for all the family. Young and old can experience the great outdoors, without the stress of the cold, buying expensive camping equipment, or e...

Camping Pods or Wigwams?

08/11/2018
Before glamping, there was camping. Camping is great, and a favourite pastime here at Wigwam® HQ. That being said, it’s not for everyone, especially during the colder months. For those who like the fi...

A Glampers Guide to Cycling in Scotland

08/11/2018
Whether you’re a recent convert of two-wheel travel, or just want to dabble with the saddle, Scotland’s vast landscapes and varied terrain makes it the ideal destination for cyclists of all ages and a...

Behind the Film Screen in Cornwall

01/11/2018
Cornwall provides ‘first take’ film locations throughout its spectacular landscape: think rugged coastlines, windswept moors and hidden coves! As well as the beautiful Cornish light and the spectacul...

Glamping at Montrave Estate in the East Neuk of Fife

01/11/2018
  Things to do when Glamping Fife   With the coast a matter of a couple of miles down the road, great golf courses and not to mention Scotland’s capital city just an hour away, Wigwam® Hol...

How Can I See The Northern Lights In The UK?

01/11/2018
Have you seen the Visit Scotland advert yet? It features the amazing Aurora Borealis over the Wigwam Holidays site, Shulista Croft.  Everybody at Wigwam Holidays got very excited over the advert...

Destination Spotlight - Glamping in Somerset

01/11/2018
Escape to the lush valleys, historic villages and sun-kissed vineyards of Somerset. Leave your wristwatch at home, as time meanders to its own drum in this sleepy corner of England’s rural south west...

Wigwam Holidays How to: Build A Fire

01/11/2018
One of the best things about a Wigwam Holiday is having your very own fire right outside your Wigwam. Sitting under the stars, toasting marshmallows or cooking a sausage is just the best way (we think...

It's time for rutting season!

01/11/2018
Hello "Deer", It’s rutting season at the moment and up and down the UK stags will be fighting for the chance of becoming top stag. Autumn is the best time of year to watch deer rutting. They are ofte...

Holidays at home - a night in a Wigwam

01/11/2018
A few weeks ago we spotted this lovely blog on twitter. Kharis, from Home is an Island had a lovely stay at Braewick Wigwams on the Shetland Isles and had written a lovely blog and we just had to shar...

Go Glamping with Harry Potter...Kind Of

01/11/2018
It's pretty fair to say that a lot of us at Wigwam® Holidays headquarters are massive Harry Potter fans, bordering on geeks, but we’re very comfortable in our geeky skins! And after chatting to a fel...

Destination Spotlight - Wigwam® Holidays Great Tregath, Cornwall

01/11/2018
 From the myths of King Arthur to the legendary surfing opportunities at northern Cornish beaches, Wigwam® Holiday Great Tregath provides a unique glamping opportunity in this beautiful part of ...

Guest Blog - A first time in a Wigwam

01/11/2018
  We stumbled upon this glorious blog post from Mother Hermit about the lovely Wigwam® site, Springhill Wigwams, based on the beautiful east coast of Northumberland. Read about how one young fam...

Destination Spotlight: Glamping in Yorkshire - ‘God’s Own County!’

01/11/2018
Before reading this blog about glamping in Yorkshire, take the ‘Are You From Yorkshire?’ test. Answer ‘yes’ or ‘no’ to the following five questions: Can you wear a short-sleeved tee shirt and no coa...

Family fun and seaside glamping holidays!

01/11/2018
While it’s difficult to imagine sometimes, we are an island nation, never more than a few hours’ drive from the coast. Surrounded by salt water - the North Sea, the Irish Sea, the English Channel and...

Glamping in Cornwall - A Destination Spotlight

01/11/2018
Cornish Pasties? The handsome Ross Poldark? The Curmudgeonly Doc Martin? Clotted cream? Cornwall has some well-known representatives! But there’s a lot more to Glamping in Cornwall than the famous TV ...

Experience St Andrew's Day With Wigwam® Holidays

01/11/2018
Glamping & St Andrews Day As well as being the last day of meteorological autumn, 30th November is St Andrew’s Day ‘north of the border’! St Andrew is the patron saint of this proud nation, and ...