10 Best Glamping Spots Near Manchester, England - Updated 2024

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Manchester, the United Kingdom is a very expansive and ancient city, now with more than two million citizens. Manchester can trace its recorded history to the existence of a Roman fort called Mamucium or Mancunium, which was established in 79 AD. It was built on a sandstone bluff, near the junction of the rivers Medlock and Irwell, nearly 2,000 years ago. With its large size and massive population, it may be somewhat difficult to imagine that there could be several places around the city to camp in luxury, but there are. Continue reading for the 10 best glamping spots near Manchester, UK.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on February 08, 2024.

1. Turkish-style yurt at the edge of an English farmland (from USD 181)

This is a magnificent and spacious yurt-style cabin with a full-size bathroom, wood-burning stove, and a kitchen attached. There are other luxury amenities available such as an indoor heated swimming pool and a hot tub just outside of the yurt. Located at the edge of a farmland in the Yorkshire Pennine Hills, this luxurious getaway is just a short walk from the village pub and café. If you’re needing to get away from the hustle and bustle of daily life, this is a superb place to relax and unwind.

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Holmfirth, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
50.64 km (31.5 mi) from Jodrell Bank
70 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
brilliant amenities including table tennis and a bbq and a hot tub
this is a really fantastic experience as well as a really lovely comfortable and cosy place to stay
it was very clean warm and very well equipped
it was spotlessly clean and came with lots of information of things to do in the surrounding areas
it was so clean and cosy and felt like a real safe haven
the staff were friendly and helpful and the grounds were so quaint and tranquil
hosts were welcoming and lots of extra little touches upon arrival
set in a nice area to explore holmfirth and the host was very friendly and helpful
really special yurt amazing location so private lovely touches from the host of free bread butter tea and coffee
the fridge was stocked with bread & homemade jam which was very kind
nice little woodland location & everything you need
lovely pubs close by too
gorgeous area too - we did a 6 mile round trip walk that started down the river nearby
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2. Modern hut with wood-fired hot tub and country views

This renovated hut is cozy and cute with a queen-size bed, a refrigerator, and a Belfast sink. But the highlight of your stay here will likely be the wood-fired hot tub directly outside of the hut. This hut is situated in the countryside along the Dutton Locks and Viaduct. It has easy access to barge rides at Acton Bridge where you can experience the beauty of the English countryside from relative comfort.

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Cheshire West and Chester, England, United Kingdom
21.57 km (13.4 mi) from Jodrell Bank
122 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Shepherd's hut 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
the space surrounding the shepherds hut was very clean and spacious
all facility’s were clean and the little extra touches were wonderful
very clean and the bed was surprisingly bigger than expected
owners very responsive and helpful throughout stay
the hosts were really friendly and super helpful very swift in replying to any queries
barbara is an excellent host and replied so quickly to any questions we had
the hosts were very helpful and quick with their responses to any queries we had which was great
an idyllic peaceful location between the two sides of the river
perfect location and plenty of walks on the doorstep
the perfect little getaway whilst being so close to home for us
a really great place to get away we loved every minute of our stay
the hut had everything we needed and was in a great location for some very scenic walks
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3. Modern-rustic glamping pods (from USD 245)

The Secret Garden Glamping offers a mix of modern and rustic amenities in such a cozy setting that you’re sure to fall in love. Set on 4 acres (1.6 hectares) of land, these pods offer all the luxuries of home in a beautiful woodland setting. With a private kitchen and bathrooms along with a hot tub, sauna, and fire pit, there is much to enjoy. There is even underfloor heating. Whether you’re going for a romantic getaway or a family vacation, this location has your comfort in mind.

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Skelmersdale, England, United Kingdom
45.18 km (28.1 mi) from Jodrell Bank
248 reviews   Wifi Available
Hut 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

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Amenities & Room:
the pod is comfortable with all the necessary touches to make the stay perfect
we had good use of the grill/bbq for breakfast and evening meal
the facilities are great from the hot tub to under floor heating
the pod was very clean and cosy
on arrival the pod was spotless and everything you needed for a great stay
hot tub was very hot and clean and the sauna was amazing too
the pod is gorgeous clean modern and we'll thought through
the stove/bq is a beast everything clean very impressive set up
derry was a great host
facilities was outstanding the host as thought of everything
derry is a great host very friendly and lovely guy
derry was a great host and was always available if we had any questions
derry was a excellent host
good location too hope we can stay again soon
gorgeous place for a relaxing break
small and compact place perfect for a hind away weekend
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4. Tiny hut with breathtaking views (from USD 126)

One House Shepherd’s Hut may be tiny and quaint, but it is surrounded by big scenery. The rolling green hills of rural Cheshire East can be seen in all directions and the sunsets are breathtaking. This accommodation is cozy, warm, and inviting and is the perfect little nook for a romantic getaway with your significant other. Outside, there is a picnic table next to a wood-burning stove where you can catch an amazing sunset or watch the cows grazing on the farm where the hut is situated.

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Cheshire East, England, United Kingdom
14.82 km (9.3 mi) from Jodrell Bank
132 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Shepherd's hut 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
everything can fit on it perfectly: bed kitchen and bathroom with shower
very clean and comfortable
the hut is beautiful and so clean it feels spacious inside yet cosy
the place was super clean and very nicely decorated with little homely touches
the cleanliness of the hut was superb and we had everything we needed
the pictures don't do this quaint hut justice spacious inside lots of homely touches cosy and picturesque
top host glorious banana cake
susan was a brill host and made us feel very welcome
susan is an excellent host
susan was a lovely host and welcomed us when we arrived
susan and david were very friendly and made my stay at the shepherds hut excellent
what a great location for our weekend stay
perfect location if you want to walk and enjoy the countryside
location is good as it gives access to trails relatively easy
the location is wonderful and only a few miles away from fantastic brunch lunch and dinner locations
some stunning walks near too and lovely local pubs
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5. Luxurious pods with Wi-Fi, hot tub, and restaurant (from USD 235)

These modern glamping pods offer all the amenities you might find at any luxurious hotel. With such luxuries as a flat-screen TV, a hot tub, Wi-Fi, and private parking, the beautiful countryside views are just icing on the glamping cake. As if all that wasn’t enough, there is also a restaurant on site. Calm, quiet, and relaxing, this location might be just what you need to rejuvenate your soul. So, build a fire and sit back in the hot tub with a drink and enjoy the peacefulness.

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Superior Glamping Pod with Hot Tub

Wifi Available

Address: Lady Heyes Holiday Park Kingsley Road
26.31 km (16.4 mi) from Jodrell Bank

Parking Restaurant Bar Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Free parking

6. Hut with hot tub surrounded by rolling green hills (from USD 139)

This cozy, well-appointed hut has a spacious restroom with a large, clean shower and, just outside, a recently installed hot tub that you can relax in while watching the sunset over beautiful, rolling green pastures. The owner’s dogs, Bernard and Poppy, and the cows on the farm, will keep you company as you relax and unwind in the peaceful and quiet surroundings of Cheshire East.

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Macclesfield, Cheshire, United Kingdom
18.49 km (11.5 mi) from Jodrell Bank
243 reviews   Wifi Available
Shepherd's hut 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the hut itself can get nice and toasty too so your very comfortable on your nights in
the hut was clean and cosy
warm clean and cozy little place with all the facilities you need for a short stay
the shepards hut was clean and had everything we needed for a few nights away was quiet and peaceful
lovely place great hosts fantastic hot tub
very friendly hosts who will sort out any issues
great communication by the hosts who were helpful but gave us space during our stay
lovely and clean nice hosts great eggs :)
ideal for long walks
the most amazing little location for a perfect break
nice location good hot top
and only a short drive away from many nice walks
lovely area with some great walks near by
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7. Shepherd's hut with wood-burning hot tub on sprawling farmland

This is a large, clean shepherd’s hut with a wood-heated hot tub situated in the middle of a vast farmland. It has a 3-mile-long (4.85 km) pathway so you can take in all the stunning scenery. It is also a pet-friendly location. You’ll find plenty of peace and quiet here, whether you’re grilling some steaks, relaxing in the hot tub, or admiring a fantastic sunset.

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Cheshire East, England, United Kingdom
3.61 km (2.3 mi) from Jodrell Bank
26 reviews   Wifi Available
Shepherd's hut 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
the place was really clean and warm
spotlessly clean surrounded by beautiful country views
the bathroom facilities were faultless and were very clean
amazing scenery brilliant location for dogs the hut is clean and has everything you need
great host very friendly and left a note with additional info that was great
absolutely stunning location and hut very peaceful
location near enough to towns/local pub which we particularly enjoyed venturing to through nick’s farm walk
the location is great with an amazing view
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8. Spacious hut with plenty of room for hiking and playing (from USD 101)

These huts are fresh and clean and filled with polished wood. There’s a queen-size bed and a bunk bed, and the huts are situated on farmland with friendly sheep. Outside of the hut, there is a fresh, clean, and spacious restroom that has a toilet and shower. Situated on a working farm amid the rolling green pastures of Shallow Bank, there is a playground on-site and plenty of options for cycling, walking, and hiking.

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Hayfield, England, United Kingdom
28.26 km (17.6 mi) from Jodrell Bank
105 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in hut 2 Beds 3 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

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there is no tv or wi-fi but there is good mobile phone reception
the beds were super comfortable
the beds were comfy and our daughter absolutely loved the bunk bed
geoff's shepherd's hut was a gorgeous cosy place to stay; comfortable beds efficient heater and thoughtful touches
the shower is great - with automatic lighting carefully thought out and instant warm water
the hut was clean as is the shower room and wc
that is well organised clean and comfy
the area is beautiful and the place is clean
idyllic location really clean with comfortable beds and great amenities
the hut was very clean and well presented with a little welcome basket on arrival
geoff and family were great hosts
that has wonderful helpful hosts
hosts were superb very kind and helpful
lovely village and friendly hosts :)
very friendly hosts - great place for exploring
cosy hut in a great location for a weekend away
the location is perfect and ideal for walking up kinder scout
location is great; close to hayfield for pubs and shops etc
beautiful village a walk away to sample ales gins traditional pub food or an amazing italian
close to the video village where there are a number of nice pubs and places to eat
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9. Traditional yurt with stunning views and a pampered experience

This yurt is located in the remarkable countryside with stunning views in all directions. Outside, you’ll enjoy your own private garden or grill burgers under the shade of a tree while watching the sunset on the beautiful countryside horizon. The yurt is spacious and comfortable, and adorned with the native décor of the Turks. There is even a wood-burning stove to keep you warm and cozy. In true glamping tradition, this superhost offers healing massages and even movie nights. With all the amenities of home and more, this yurt and cabin combo is a great place to get away and relax in luxury.

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Lathom, England, United Kingdom
51.09 km (31.8 mi) from Jodrell Bank
36 reviews  
Yurt 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it has a swinging chair in the tree outside a picnic table and a great bbq
the cabin also has room to dine and a very comfortable sofa bed
all beds made up with beautiful linen
it comes with a cabin (next door) included which has a fabulous shower room( with organic toiletries)
nice finishing touches and very clean
really clean with plenty of facilities
the tent itself was spacious and clean and very relaxing
lovely and clean with lots of thought gone into the stay here would definitely recommend
colourful clean and atmospheric accommodation with an attentive host and everything we needed for a lovely nights stay
lovely setting and friendly host
lovely place and hosts highly recommended camping experience
great spot and great host would defiantly recommend
nicola was a fantastic host and very welcoming
a beautiful and tranquil setting with lovely hosts
a really lovely location for a short weekend away
beautiful location and amazing place to stay
good location close to petrol stations shops and restaurants
lots of lovely walks nearby pubs walking distance away
fantastic place to get away from life and so many amazing place to visit
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10. Pet friendly, off-the-grid yurt

This spacious and traditional yurt is situated on a farm where you’ll be surrounded by horses and other livestock, and afforded magnificent views of the countryside. Inside, there is a queen-size bed and a wood-burning stove and heater. There are local lakes and easy access to gorgeous country walks. The hut is just a 10-minute walk from the neighborhood pub and restaurant.

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Chapel-en-le-Frith, England, United Kingdom
25.82 km (16.1 mi) from Jodrell Bank
26 reviews   Wifi Available
Yurt 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
views are outstanding and site facilities clean
the place was really clean inside
beautiful yurt brilliantly clean fabulous location
the toilets were nearby and very clean
the facilities were clean and the reception staff was very helpfull
thank you for hosting us
phil is a great host with speedy communication and includes lovely little touches
great location and a really good experience
beautiful yurt and great location
a novel experience in a lovely location
great place beautiful location next another yurt and campers
great access to surrounding areas for walking
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Country living with all the comforts of home

Manchester is a large and very ancient city, but beyond, there is a stretch of the beautiful countryside. You can camp in luxury while taking in the scenery. Come and rent a cabin, yurt, or hut, complete with hot tubs, and in the company of farm animals.

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