Top 6 Glamping Spots Near Bournemouth, England - Updated 2023


Bournemouth is a seaside city in the county of Dorset that is well-known for its balmy weather and stunning beaches. The city also boasts some of the most beautiful gardens in the country with the most famous ones being the Upper, Lower, and Central Gardens. Bournemouth offers plenty of other attractions to explore as well. Oceanarium is a large aquarium particularly popular for its underwater tunnel. Other places of interest include Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum, St. Peter’s Church, and Adventure Wonderland. With so much to do, Bournemouth naturally attracts visitors from all over the world. If you are keen to experience Bournemouth from a slightly different perspective, then glamping is a great option. Read on to find out the top glamping spots near Bournemouth, UK.

1. Beautifully furnished yurt inside Moignes Court (from USD 129)

Experience staying within the sprawling grounds of a 12th-century manor. This yurt is located inside Moignes Court and offers extensive views of the verdant countryside. Guests have access to a host of shared facilities including kitchen amenities, a play garden, a climbing frame, a fire pit, and a treehouse. There’s a separate bathroom-cum-shower block which is also shared. The yurt is spacious and well-furnished inside with sleeping facilities that can accommodate up to eight guests. Bournemouth is around 24 mi (39 km) away.

Gert Yurt near durdle door in fantasy play garden
Owermoigne, England, United Kingdom
37 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Yurt 3 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
kitchen and garden area is rural as expected but great fun
beautiful yurt very clean great garden full of adventures for the kids
and lovely welcoming and relaxed hosts
hosts are very helpful and have great advice about the area
great place to stay dizzi was a great host and the yurt was fantastic
dizzi and ralph were perfect hosts very friendly and attentive
location was quiet and good for exploring the dorchester region and jurassic coast
a lovely little gem in a great location
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2. Themed tent with plush furnishings (from USD 151)

With its quirky and Marrakesh-themed furnishing, this tent has a charming ambience that makes it feel like a cosy hideaway. It can accommodate up to five guests and it is located at the end of a garden. The tent is furnished with a double bed, sofas, and a mini kitchenette. A full breakfast is delivered fresh each morning. The highlight, of course, is the hot tub which is available for the exclusive use of the guests. The location is around 21 mi (32 km) from Bournemouth.

🦆🦉🐓Marrakesh the yurt 🦆🦉🐓🦡
Fiddleford, England, United Kingdom
184 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Tent 1 Bed 5 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
super friendly welcoming host that made us feel at home immediately
alison was the perfect host
alison is very accommodating and was a all round great host
alison is a great host and we had everything we needed
alison was a very attentive host and the little extras were greatly appreciated
beautiful location and wonderful host
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3. Well-appointed yurt inside a working farm (from USD 102)

Enjoy a retreat away from bustling city life in this yurt located in a secluded part of a working farm in North Dorset. You will be treated to incredible views of Shaftesbury and miles of green fields around. Beautifully decorated with luxe touches, the yurt can sleep up to four guests. It offers a double bed, a sofa bed, a fireplace, and comfortable seating. Basic kitchen equipment such as a microwave and a kettle are also available for use. A shared bathroom has been set up just steps away from the yurt.

A Little Peace of Dorset - Yurt’is with a view
Dorset, England, United Kingdom
64 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Yurt 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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Amenities & Room:
the beds were a dream very comfortable
the hosts are very welcoming and on the end of the phone if you need anything
great host lovely welcoming on our arrival and we especially loved the little welcome basket of goodies
really kind and lovely woman very helpful for local places to visit - really made the trip extra lovely
fantastic location for visiting everthing in and around dorset wiltshire and somerset
the location was peaceful and idyllic yet close to local amenities and multiple tourist spots
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4. Homely yurt inside a farm near Corfe Castle (from USD 90)

This comfortable yurt is located inside a secluded farm on the beautiful Isle of Purbeck in Dorset, close to Corfe Castle, and around 18 mi (29 km) from Bournemouth. Capable of accommodating two guests, the yurt comes with a double bed and other essential amenities. There is a separate decked area that offers superb views which is available for the exclusive use of the guests. An outdoor toilet and shared washing facilities are available within easy reach. Guests are served a fresh breakfast every day.

Ower Farm Yurt. Between Corfe Castle & Studland
Corfe Castle, England, United Kingdom
279 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Yurt 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
at one with nature great breakfast
lovely breakfast and lashings of tea
in the morning he brought out to us coffee and a delicious homemade english breakfast
the fresh coffee and cooked breakfast was perfect and i wished we had stayed longer
breakfast and coffee were the best we've had with an airbnb we would definitely go back :o)
compost toilet was very clean
it was clean and comfortable despite the very warm spell of weather at the time
friendly welcome good local knowledge very neat and clean accommodation
bathroom and loo are basic but clean
the compostable toilet was clean and easy to use
kevin was the perfect host
kevin was an amazing host
kevin is a brilliant host
kevin is a great host
kevin is a thoughtful and attentive host
the location is very peaceful
relaxing and peaceful location
the location was remote but a short drive away and you have amazing beaches or corfe castle
a perfect breakfast and the farm location is rustic and so atmospheric
lovely comfortable yurt in quiet rural location close to the isle of purbeck coast
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5. Well-furnished bell tent with fireplace (from USD 61)

Enjoy a wonderful mix of camping fun and comfort with this option that is located inside Royal Victoria Country Park in Southampton. The camping site comes with a wide range of convenient amenities including kitchen facilities, children’s playground, and bathrooms. Guests can pick from either tents or cabins, both of which can typically host up to four people. Other amenities include a fireplace that will keep guests warm during the cold weather. The park is located around 42 mi (62 km) away from Bournemouth.

Bell Tent Glamping at Royal Victoria Country Park

Address: Royal Victoria Country Park Netley Abbey
Accommodates: 4

Parking Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Free parking

6. Elegantly set-up bell tent amid forestland

This cute bell tent is situated within a farm inside New Forest National Park, which is at a distance of around 11 mi (17 km) from Bournemouth. Set up with a double bed, two chairs, and essential kitchen facilities, the tent offers a comfortable camping experience. Guests have exclusive use of a toilet and shower block which are available close by. Outside the tent, there is a fire pit and a picnic table set up. Surrounded by woodland, guests will enjoy a close-to-nature experience here.

Knightwood Bell - Extra special forest Glamping
Hampshire, England, United Kingdom
43 reviews Superhost
Tipi 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was comfortable we we were warm and we had everything we needed
all clean and tidy and well thought out
exceptionally clean everything was provided and in fantastic condition
amazing host who was very helpful would definitely recommend
the host sarah made sure we had settled in and had everything we needed
beautiful location and lovely experience
fabulous location on a peaceful site
near to some fabulous local pubs walks and a quaint town
we had a great time visiting boulder wood deer sanctuary with its beautiful forest walks
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Appreciate Dorset's ample charms

Rather than staying in a hotel, camping offers a wonderful opportunity to enjoy the beautiful scenery of Bournemouth and its surrounding areas at close quarters. Glamping combines the best of both worlds - your choice includes cosy tents, luxe yurts, and cute huts, all of which allow you to enjoy an outdoorsy vacation with all the comforts at your disposal. Explore the range of options available from our list of top glamping spots near Bournemouth, UK, and book your preferred pick.

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