Nestled on the North Devon coast, Ilfracombe is a seaside resort brimming with beautiful beaches and historical buildings. If you want to enjoy the beauty of nature in peace and free from all the stress and mess of putting up camp, then glamping here is perfect for you. All you have to do is sit back and relax upon your arrival. Unwind and breathe easy in the luxurious glamping experience. With proper beds, bath, shower, kitchen, fireplace, deck, outdoor dining, hammock, fire pit, and numerous other facilities, it has the comfort of checking-in at a hotel, but the warmth of staying at home, truly a home away from home. With that, here are the top glamping spots in Ilfracombe, UK.
Take your camping to a whole new level with this glamping pod for two. Made from rustic timber, this pod is much better than your regular tent as it includes electricity, lighting and heating. Just make sure to bring your own blow-up bed as there isn’t one included.
If you want to enjoy the lush greenery outside, there’s a deck with a table and chairs, and a fire pit to keep you warm and cozy. The toilet and shower are housed in a separate hut, near the pod.
Top guest reviewsthe facilities onsite are very clean and it’s one of the nicest camping sites i’ve been too
Host:wonderful place with very helpful staffgreat location lovely staff and easy access to local townsshowers and toilets were super clean friendly people and the glam pod was perfectRead more reviews15 min walk into town and a great sunset location at local beachlovely campsite in quite locationthis is an ideal location for quick stopovers or long stays with alot to do in the local areaclose to the sea clean friendly staff good amenities
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This charming yurt for two has rustic, wooden furniture that gives it a lot of character. It also has a full kitchen and one bathroom with a drawbridge wall, both are built using recycled material. Inside, there’s a king-size bed, a couch, as well as a wood stove that will keep you warm and tasty on chilly nights. Towels and bedding are provided as well.
Outside, there’s a deck with seating, perfect for enjoying your morning coffee or evening drink while taking in the spectacular views of Taw Valley. There’s also a hammock to snuggle up in with a good book. There’s a river nearby, where you can go for a swim in the summer.
Top guest reviewsfab to have the tv and great wifithe bathroom and kitchen are both lovely and well stocked with epic viewsgreat times watching the wildlife in the kitchen and an amazingly comfortable bedi particularly fell i love with cooking again in the delightful kitchen looking out to the countrysidethe bathroom was breathtaking with an amazing feature with one of the walls coming completely downclean well kept charming and cosyvery clean throughout and just a wonderful space to unwind in the devon countryside
Host:throughout all our contacts leila was friendly and responded to any questions quicklymax and leila were great hosts throughout our staythe staff were all very welcoming and made the evening an amazing and relaxing experiencebeautiful location lovely yurt and outbuildings and such friendly hostsleila and max were extremely welcoming and attentive to our needsRead more reviewslovely location with beautiful surroundingsa lovely weekend getaway locationlocation was ideal for various tourist destinationsgreat location for trips around devon tooamazing unique place to stay
If you love camping with your pets, then this Bohemian-style bell tent in Georgeham is for you. Suitable for up to four people, it has a double bed, two single beds, extra pillows and blankets, fresh linens and towels, a fan heater, soap, and toilet paper. Electricity is provided by the campsite.
Toast to time away around the fire pit, and whip up a steak using the barbecue grill. Catering service is also available over the summer weekends for an additional charge; wood-fired pizzas on Friday and Saturday evenings, and farm-fresh breakfast on Saturday and Sunday mornings Guests have access to the toilets and hot showers nearby. There’s also a space near the tent to park your vehicle.
Top guest reviewslovely stay at canvas & coast provided all essentials plus a couple of extras like fridge and fan heateramazing stay with canvas and coast the tent was so comfortable clean stylish with lots of lovely little touchesclean quaint bell tentthe bell tent was clean tidy and had everything we neededthe campsite was lovely with really clean facilitiesthe bell tent was so lovely and clean and full of thoughtful touchestent was clean and very well equipped (much better than we expected)
Host:hosts were great and quick to respondlovely tent lots of nice touches really helpful hosts who went the extra milethey responded very quickly and were really helpfulcommunication from host was great and i’d definitely recommendcooking equipment was provided which was helpfulRead more reviewsgreat location - surrounded by beautiful countryside and beachesvery good accommodation and beautiful locationbeautiful location with good pubs and a small local shoplovely bell tent in a great location very cosyshort walk to two fab pubs and a easy access to local beaches
This Mongolian yurt is surrounded by wild woodlands, perfect for leisurely walks. You can spot and feed alpacas here. The yurt comes with a double bed and a sofa bed, easily accommodating up to four people. There’s a wood-burning stove and a fire pit, perfect for those chilled evenings. Guests have access to the communal kitchen, and there’s a patio dining set for eating outside.
Top guest reviewsthey have thought of every detail everywhere was sparkling clean and cleaned multiple times per dayvery private with excellent clean shared facilities offering quirky toucheseverything was clean and there was lots of hand sanitizer available everywhere
Host:quite a gem hosted by a lovely coupleRead more reviewsgreat location and facilities for a get away from it all yurting adventure in the beautiful devon countrysidegreat accommodation in a magical locationclose enough to a local town for amenities but far enough away for gorgeous star gazing and peaceful relaxationvery tranquil location and enjoyed wandering around the woods feeding the animals and general yurt lifestylea lovely place great for dogs too
Just outside of the beautiful North Devon countryside, this cute mint green hut is the perfect getaway for couples, families, or friends. As you watch the stars shine bright on a clear night or dine al fresco, the fireplace keeps you warm and cozy.
You’ll find a box full of delicious treats to prepare your own breakfast. It includes homemade bread, jam, fresh eggs from their homegrown chickens, cereal, milk, bacon, mushrooms, tea, and coffee. Fresh ice blocks can be added to the cool box every day. Pets are welcome to join at an additional fee of 14 USD. There’s a plenty of green space around the hut for pets to run around. Parking space is just a short walk away, as is a separate compost toilet and hot shower.
Top guest reviewsthe views are beautiful the hut is so cosy with the log burner and comfy bedthe breakfast and cream tea were also a great additionvery clean comfortable private and felt luxurious while having all the amenities we neededspotlessly clean and absolutely loved the shower would definitely recommend to everyonehut was spotless and lovely and cozy with the log burner litwe stayed for two nights and it was absolutely great the hut is exactly as described and very cleanthe hut over looks stunning scenery and the accommodation is homely well equipped and spotlessly clean
Host:penny was a lovely hostpenny is a great hostwonderful hosts and lovely shepherds hutpenny was an amazing host and provided everything we neededlovely hosts really do make this the 5* packageRead more reviewsgreat place to stay amazing locationthe location is great for exploring north devonamazing location beautiful shepherds hut and welcoming hostsi thoroughly recommend this place for a great breakthe location is stunning the accommodation so charming and the facilities excellent
Wake up to the sounds of nature every morning in this secluded, Moroccan-style yurt. About 20 minutes away from the coastal areas, this yurt has a working electricity, cooking facilities, a king-size bed, and a clean bathroom. An eclectic mix of Aztec patterns and wooden furniture compliments the yurt’s comfort. There’s a private wooded area with a fire pit, perfect for campfires and grilling.
Top guest reviewsthe place is gorgeous the shower toilet and kitchen are immaculate and the little thoughtful touches are greatthe place was spotlessly clean and had surprising touchesi would like to highlight how clean everything wasvery clean cozy and had all the amenities you could wish for
Host:tracey and nick were wonderful hosts they were so very welcoming and relaxedwonderful hosts who could not do enough to make our stay perfect5 stars and a big thank you to wonderful hoststracey and nick are just amazing hosts and made us feel like old friendstracy & nick were amazing hosts and very hospitable nicest people you could ever meetRead more reviewswonderful location gorgeous setting fantastic bed all round a beautiful fabulous placeperfect location to visit lynton & lynmouth which we did saturday along with croydewe feel we have walked away from this little retreat with new friendsit was peaceful relaxing and just a great place to get away from it allwe hope to go back later in the year as it is such a restful place
Nestled up on the hill and only less than a five-minute walk to the beach, this yurt has a spectacular view of the sea. The soothing sounds of the waves will drift you into peaceful slumber at night. With a double bed and a cozy indoor fireplace, it’s nice to just stay inside this yurt and relax.
There’s an outdoor bench with a fire pit. Croyde village is a short walk away, and there are a plethora of takeaway food options nearby. Free parking is available on site.
Top guest reviewsthe bed is super comfywe absolutely loved our 4 nights in the yurt it was spacious very clean and excellently equippedthe campsite toilets and showers were also really clean would 100% recommendthe campsite itself was great too with very clean facilities and friendly staffRead more reviewsamazing location really communication was brilliant
Completely tranquil and off-the-beaten-track, Moonacre Farm is filled with wildlife like alpacas, deer, hens, roosters, herons, geese, goslings, mallards, and coots. Grill s’mores while everyone is sitting around the campfire. Observe alpacas grazing on a full moon. Watch stars by the lake.
There are children’s books and toys to keep the little ones occupied. Fairy lights adorn the bell tent to make it even cozier. Spare batteries for the fairy lights will be given. Fresh from the farm, you can cook eggs in the well-equipped kitchen. It’s also possible to order takeout when you don’t feel like cooking. Make sure to bring bed linens and towels as they aren’t provided. Free parking is available on site.
Top guest reviewsthe bell tent was clean warm and in its own field with a toilet and kitchen area
Host:from the moment we arrived to the moment we left ali and phil were wonderful hostsalison & phil were good hostsali and phil were great hosts and communicated well throughouthosts were super helpful and the alpacas were greatalison was a perfect host and the property was incredibleRead more reviewslocation is great but do not rely just on sat nav as you probably will never find itthe tent was very cosy and a lovely quiet location to relax by the firemoonacre farm is in a great location for exploring devon
This hut at Strawfields is ideal for those seeking to enjoy nature. Both beaches and scenic nature trails are within walking distance. It has a simple and rustic decor, complete with an indoor fireplace. The outside area is perfect for enjoying the natural beauty around, regardless of the weather.
Aside from the farm, there is a playground area for children with trampolines and a place to see animals. On weekends, they host pizza nights where you can bake your own pizza, chat with other guests, and watch your kids play, all while looking out over the beautiful countryside views.
Top guest reviewsbed was super comfy and the room cosy enough on a cold nightit was clean cosy and quietshower and toilet block was clean and hot water was amazingthe hut was lovely and clean as were all the onsite facilitiesa beautiful intimate space clean and cosy and romantic if thats what you wantthe bathroom facilities were great-plenty of hot water and lovely and clean
Host:and hosts were excellentvery friendly and relaxed hoststhank you alex for hostingwe highly recommend this place and the hosts tooalex was very helpful and very good at communicatingRead more reviewsgreat location only a few miles from the surrounding beachesreally nice location and cosy hutsuch a wonderful tranquil locationthe location is great and very beautifulit was a perfect long weekend getaway close to the amazing landscapes of north devon
Wake up to the relaxing views of the sea and enjoy the stars at night at Croyde Bay. This clean and spacious Moroccan bell tent has a comfortable bed, sanitizer, towels, bedsheets, soap, and toilet paper. It’s within walking distance of the beach and the main village. It’s nestled on the top of a campsite, where you’ll find coffee and food vans. Clean toilets and showers are nearby.
Top guest reviewsreally lovely bell tent perfectly overlooking the sea and wonderfully kitted out with comfy bed table and chairs etcthe bell tent was great spacious and very comfortable with a few really nice touchesthe bell tent is gorgeous inside with a very comfortable and cosy bedlovely warm and clean comfy bedsabsolutely lovely campsite relaxed clean and friendlya really wonderful stay with great well cleaned facilitiesall the facilities on the campsite are well managed and cleanclean toilets and showers and a 5 min stroll to the beach
Host:staff are very helpful and friendlygeorge was a great host always replied quickly and friendlyhe was very friendly and professionalgeorge is an awesome host friendly flexible and helpfulgeorge is a lovely host who is relaxed about check in and check out timesRead more reviewscampsite is in a great locationproper glamping a perfect stay and so close to the beachthe tent was amazing with some lovely finishing touches really close to the beach toogeorge recommended amazing surf instructors at croyde bay surf located at the cream tea shop in town
Stay amidst nature
If you love nature but don’t want to compromise on modern comforts, book one of the above listed glamping spots in Ilfracombe, UK. Close to the beaches, these glamping spots come with everything you need for a comfortable stay.
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