10 Best Glamping Spots In The Lake District, England

glamping lake district

One of the most famous getaways in the United Kingdom, the Lake District boasts different kinds of activities and attractions. The natural beauty of the area attracts people from further afield. A haven for outdoorsy travelers, people can enjoy cycling, swinging from a tree, and engage in other interesting activities. If you plan to visit the Lake District in the winter, you can head to the hills as well. From stately homes with beautiful gardens to stone circles, the Lake District boasts a rich history and a lovely landscape. If you like to explore the memorable landscape of the locality, you can try unique accommodations that are close to nature. Scroll down to find the best glamping spots in the Lake District, UK, to enjoy a nature-filled vacation.

1. Luxury tent with mountain views (from USD 64)

Set centrally in the Lake District and in close proximity to a charming village called Coniston, this spacious luxury tent can accommodate a maximum of six guests. The property boasts panoramic mountain views and is within walking distance of the village center and the lake. The tent is kept ready before you arrive and is beautifully furnished with comfortable rugs, sheepskins, and matting. All tents are furnished with benches and a table. However, guests need to bring their own cooking equipment, stove, bedding, and camping mats.

Coniston Bell Tent 3 - Easy Camping, Mountain View
Cumbria, England, United Kingdom
14 reviews Superhost
Tent 0 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

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Amenities & Room:
the table and chairs were helpful
the tent is clean and looks lovely with the bunting
the hosts were extremely welcoming and the facilities were great
campsite owners very friendly and accommodating
absolutely loved staying here over the august bank holiday the staff were extremely friendly and helpful
fantastic stay in a lovely location
the location is perfect beautiful views and within walking distance of everything you need in coniston
location is amazing 5 minute walk to lake and great views of the mountains
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2. Cozy yurt with jaw-dropping views (from USD 70)

This beautifully furnished yurt is ideal for six people. It offers some mesmerizing views of the valley and is a few steps from Keswick. It is a great base to explore the Lake District and its attractions. This cozy accommodation can ensure a relaxing stay far from the chaos of city life. There is a fabulous pub within a short walk from the property. It is, in fact, one of the best spots for that perfect glamping vacation you have been craving. The yurt exudes a Moroccan feel as it has been furnished with wool rugs and colorful throws.

Long Valley Yurts - Keswick
Bassenthwaite, United Kingdom
60 reviews Superhost
Yurt 5 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 8 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

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Amenities & Room:
excellent washing and dryer facilities impressed with the cleanliness
however the issue took 2-3 hours to resolve so breakfast wasn’t had until almost lunchtime
we loved looking at the stars from our bed through the skylight
the yurts are big cosy and clean
the yurt was spacious and clean and had nice touches such as the games box
staff on site were very helpful
the staff are helpful and the yurt is comfortable
the campsite itself was beautiful and the staff were incredibly friendly and helpful
incredibly cosy especially with the wood burner would definitely return thanks to the host for a wonderful stay
pubs were within walking distance and everyone was really friendly
the location was absolutely stunning
gorgeous walking trails and waterfalls close by also
the location is perfect for hiking climbing canyoning etc and there's a pub within walking distance
overall great accommodation and location and would definitely recommend
the location is incredibly beautiful and secluded perfect for walking and getting away from it all
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3. Plush pod for four (from USD 103)

This luxury pod is situated on the outskirts of the Lake District. It is suitable for four people and has a kitchen fitted with some of the latest amenities including a toaster, fridge, and microwave to prepare meals at leisure. The pod is set on Fell Hill Farm and is furnished with two double beds and a king-sized sofa bed for a comfortable sleep. The hidden gem can offer easy access to amazing attractions such as wildlife and beautiful landscapes.

Fellhill Luxury Glamping Pods (Jacob Pod)
Cumbria, England, United Kingdom
7 reviews Superhost
Entire cabin 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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stunning view cozy comfort and most of all fresh air
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4. Top-of-the-line safari tent for two (from USD 67)

This cozy glamping tent is fully furnished, and it comes with a snug double bed where you can relax after a hectic day outside traversing the attractions of Western Lake. There is a private deck where you can enjoy some excellent views. This luxury tent sits on a tiny campsite, which is just about 8 km (5 mi) from a town called Cockermouth, dotted with bars, cafes, and shops. This unique getaway is ideal for you and your partner.

Glamping Safari tent in Western Lake District
189 reviews Superhost
Tent 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

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we also really liked the table and chairs on the decking
very comfortable with a double bed and extra blankets if you get cold
the tent has a surprising amount of space and the bed was really comfortable
the tent is comfortable and has the most amazing view from the decking
the tent itself is spacious private and surprisingly warm but the heater and extra blankets were appreciated
also the shower block was super clean and well maintained
the tent was spacious and clean and the facilities were spotless and well maintained
spottlessly clean the showers and toilets also
very clean toilet and shower facilities and shop with honesty box for local products
the tent was absolutely excellent clean spacious and so welcoming
marion is a very nice host
had a great time great host
they were both so friendly
the hosts were also friendly and easy to find for any questions
marion was a lovely host and very obliging
ideal location to keswick and the coast
lovely countryside location with good facilities
amazing experience in a beautiful location
beautiful amazing stay aswell as location being great
excellent experience great location simply 5-star score
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5. Self-contained traditional yurt for four (from USD 148)

An excellent self-contained traditional yurt for four people, this pet-friendly accommodation sits on the grounds of Rydal Hall. Set centrally in the Lake District, this yurt is close to mesmerizing waterfalls, beautiful lakes, and stunning hills. You can enjoy close proximity to mountain walks, cabins, lakes, woods, museums, restaurants, and pubs. It is loaded with a host of amenities including two single beds, a double bed, two solar lights, and a wood-burning stove.

Rydal Y2, Cosy Traditional Yurt in lush Woodland
Rydal, England, United Kingdom
35 reviews Superhost
Yurt 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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the public shower block is clean and nice
toilet block was clean with great showers that had really warm water
the yurt was clean with all basic amenities
these yurts and huts are in a stunning location and really clean cosy and well kitted out
thanks so the lovely lady who cleaned our yurt- she was so helpful and friendlt
the location was really easy to get to by train/bus from london
the location is fantastic close to everything you need it really is beautifully peaceful
very quiet and peaceful location
i would recommend staying here in the lakes the location is great to get around
beautiful space in a stunning location
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6. Luxury pod in a great location (from USD 119)

This plush mega pod overlooks Coniston Water and offers comfortable accommodation for two guests, making it an ideal getaway for a couple. You can enjoy some fantastic views while you relish a secluded stay. The fully heated accommodation comes with a chiminea and seating area. Other conveniences offered here are a kitchenette, a private shower room, and a secured private parking space. You can reach the nearby village within five minutes.

Pod Cottage, Howe Farm, Coniston -PEACEFUL HEAVEN!
Coniston, England, United Kingdom
235 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

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the pod is a great little space for 2 people with more room than we expected
a warm snug and comfortable place to stay
the pod is extremely comfortable and has everything you need
super clean and tidy
nice and clean with ample cleaning products
spotlessly clean lovely and warm and in an ideal location
the pod was clean comfortable warm and stocked with everything you need
the pod is warm clean and very comfortable and was everything we could have wished for
super helpful host too
the hosts are very helpful and friendly
the brochure given by the hosts is excellent and useful
just make sure you read the information that the hosts send you
brilliant place and an amazing host
really great location and cosy inside
good location as well only short walk into coniston village
beautiful relaxing location overlooking coniston water
nice and central with great places to eat within walking distance
this is a brilliant location so convenient for walks but also near to to coniston for eating places
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7. Fabulous yurt with an equipped kitchen (from USD 101)

Stay in this fantastic yurt, which is the perfect base for exploring the surrounding attractions. Tucked centrally in the Lake District, this well-designed tent is suitable for four people and comes with a string of modern amenities for a hassle-free stay. The kitchen equipped with dishes and utensils can help you prepare your meals with ease. Facilities such as a wood-burning stove, free on-site parking, fire extinguisher, smoke alarm, and solar lights are also offered to the guests.

Inside Out Yurts at Seatoller Farm (2)
36 reviews Superhost
Yurt 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

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clean comfy and easy
we had a great stay in the yurt - it was very clean spacious and cosy
high quality yurts in great location
great location and excellent host
amazing stay within close proximity to the lake district's finest sights
a brilliant place to stay in a beautiful part of the lakes
this location is amazing first stay in a yurt and it surpassed expectations
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8. Stylish cabin in an amazing location (from USD 114)

This snazzy accommodation is perfect for two guests and enjoys a central location in the Lake District. Set on Broadrayne Farm, the 17th-century property used to be a farm and is enclosed by the finest scenery in Britain. You can easily access multiple valleys and mountain walks from here. Grasmere, a charming village, is a short walk from the property. You can access a well-appointed kitchen with some modern appliances, so cooking can be an absolute breeze. There is a cozy double bed with ample storage space underneath.

Grasmere Glamping - Luxurious Pods with Ensuite
7 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Hut 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
the food was lovely in the restaurant and the pod was very clean and surprisingly spacious :)
quiet cabin in an amazing location
i couldn't have asked for a better location either
amazing accommodation great location friendly hosts and a lovely on-site restaurant/bistro
if youre looking for a quiet getaway this is the perfect place
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9. Camping getaway near hiking trails

Set in Cumbria, this yurt is located close to the beautiful village of Buttermere. The campsite is an ideal location for people who do not want to compromise luxury but wish to experience the joys of camping. The yurt offers free private parking space and a terrace to enjoy the surrounding views. Outdoorsy travelers can explore hiking trails close to this yurt campsite.

Syke Farm Campsite - Yurt's

Address: Syke Farm Campsite Buttermere
Accommodates: 4

Parking Pets allowed Terrace Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Free parking Hiking Non-smoking throughout

10. Comfortable glamping geodome for four

This glamping geodome can sleep a maximum of four people and is set within the premises of Lake View Country House. The property offers mesmerizing views and is fully equipped with a squishy double bed, two single beds, a table, chairs, and a log burner to keep cozy and warm. You can expect nothing but a peaceful getaway as it is set within a lovely garden. You can access the lounge area with a kettle in the nearby guest house. The guest house also has other amenities such as WiFi, plug points, and a bathroom with hot water, sink, and toilet. However, there is no WiFi connectivity or electricity in the dome itself.

The Dome
Grasmere, England, United Kingdom
22 reviews
Private room in yurt 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
bathroom facilities inside the house small but kept clean
the dome was a beautiful and exciting experience a clean cosy and wonderful place to stay
lovely and clean and was greeted by richard who was friendly and helpful
the host was friendly and forthcoming
richard who works and lives on site was a pleasure to talk to and really helpful
very friendly hosts with great communication throughout we would definitely stay again on another trip to the lakes
beautiful location with a cute quirky glamping stay
amazing location and own private space
great location and gorgeous glamping spot
as avid walkers the dome was a great location for accessing the central fells
the dome is in a secluded location but close enough to the house to access all the great facilities
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Lake District's heavenly glamping sites

Whether you are in pursuit of a cozy tent or a luxurious pod, the Lake District has glamping accommodations that can ensure an adventure-filled trip. Stay close to nature by choosing one of the best glamping spots in the Lake District, UK.

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