7 Best Glamping Spots Near Milton Keynes, England - Updated 2024

Catherine
Catherine 
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Milton Keynes is a quaint town about 50 miles (80 kilometers) northwest of London. Part of its charm is its buzzworthy concrete cow sculptures. The whimsical art installation has become a kind of mascot for the town. You can view replicas at Bancroft Park or see the originals at Milton Keynes Museum. As it comes with an abundance of green spaces, its great outdoors is also a lure for many. Check out Willen Lake, where you can engage in water recreation or ride the network of bike paths. A great way to get an intimate feel of the surroundings of this lovely English countryside is to opt for a glamping adventure. So go on and scroll down to see the best glamping spots near Milton Keynes, 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. Eco-friendly accommodation on Helmdon farm

Residing in a pastoral setting 23 miles (37 kilometers) from Milton Keynes, this yurt for 2 is perfect for those seeking solace from everyday stresses. If you’re worried about your carbon footprint, then this is the accommodation for you. This off-the-grid yurt is equipped with a private environmentally-conscious bathroom that’s furnished with a hot and cold running shower. While you’re here, soak in a soothing log-burning outdoor hot tub. Bike rentals are available, as well.

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Helmdon, England, United Kingdom
5.37 km (3.4 mi) from Silverstone Circuit
101 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
incredibly comfortable it’s countryside luxury at its finest easy to find and has beautiful scenery outside
a unique and lovely experience to appreciate nature while being comfortable & safe
we really appreciated the games box in the room and the hot tub is a great touch
Host:
excellent hosts and beautiful place
hosts were very helpful and were quick to fix any issues
the hosts were fantastic and super helpful with questions beforehand and while we were there
wonderful place and hosts will be back
Location:
loved this place a must do location/experience
beautiful countryside location and amazing yurt
wow- where to start nuru is an amazing place to wile away a few days
such a great place to unwind
would definitely recommend this beautiful little place :)
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2. Romantic bell tent in vineyard (from USD 108)

Just a 32-minute car ride from Milton Keynes is this splendid bell tent in Earls Barton. This is ideal for couples wanting to reconnect in an enticing vineyard setting. Pack a picnic with a bottle of the host’s award-winning wine and dine al fresco by the serene pond.

The tent’s interior is stylishly decorated with wicker furnishings and a cushy, overstuffed double-sized bed. A wood-burning stove is a nice spot to cuddle on a chilly night, and pretty potted plants exude a homey atmosphere. Guests can shower in the main house, and the toilet is only 164 feet (50 meters) from the tent.

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Earls Barton, England, United Kingdom
28.67 km (17.9 mi) from Silverstone Circuit
15 reviews   Wifi Available
Tent 3 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Host:
hannah and her family are great hosts and really made us feel welcome
a beautiful setting such welcoming hosts & the glamping had everything needed
very friendly and helpful
Location:
amazing place to spend an evening sipping wine and bbqing
easy walk into town to the pub too overall a great stay thanks :)
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3. Peaceful dome in Hatfield for two (from USD 145)

For a unique lodging, try this delightful dome accommodation located in Hatfield - less than one hour’s drive from Milton Keynes. Situated in the garden of a pleasant home, this accommodation features a private patio where you can unwind while sipping a bottle of wine. For an upgrade, you can get access to a nice log-burning hot tub.

For comfort and convenience, a cool air conditioner and a USB charging port are available. A garage extension also provides a necessary toilet, a handy fridge, and a sturdy microwave. Guests can also use the main house’s downstairs bathroom and well-appointed kitchen.

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Hatfield, England, United Kingdom
63.78 km (39.7 mi) from Silverstone Circuit
418 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Private room in dome 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
all the arrangements were perfect including access to the bathroom and kitchen in the house
super comfy glamping with a 4 posters bed with chandelier
and neil’s thought of everything to make your stay in the dome both comfortable and memorable
made the stay very comfortable and was very accommodating
Cleanliness:
it is spotlessly clean tastefully decorated and quiet
the dome is set in a beautiful garden and spotlessly clean
we had two wonderful and comfortable nights in the dome everything was clean warm and cosy
the dome was awesome - secluded and spotlessly clean
Host:
neil was a great host
very friendly and helpful host
neil is a great host
neil is the perfect host kind and considerate
neil is a great host
Location:
great place and a great location with a family feel
absolutely beautiful little place in the heart of hertfordshire
the dome is a fantastic place for a relaxing night away from the hustle and bustle
a really unique space and fantastic place to stay
what a charming place unique and a perfect place to retreat to
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4. Cozy couple's hideaway in Oxfordshire (from USD 210)

A one-hour drive from Milton Keynes, this bell tent offers seclusion for couples. Set in a forested area, this tent has an easygoing vibe. You can stroll the grounds or hop on a bike to further explore the environment. Don’t be surprised if you catch glimpses of roaming wildlife.

When nature calls, there’s a compostable toilet in a wood hut for ultimate privacy. An outdoor kitchen affords guests the space to prepare simple meals. At the end of the day, you can snuggle by the fire pit or relax in a steamy hot tub.

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Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom
11.0 km (6.9 mi) from Silverstone Circuit
27 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tent 1 Bed 2 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Host:
very friendly and helpful host
isobel was the best host too she really went out of her way for us
this is a little slice of heaven don’t hesitate book this stay wonderfully attentive hosts
the host was so helpful and full of information on what’s around
lovely welcoming host very accommodating and couldn’t of done enough to make the stay the best it could be
Location:
amazing location very peaceful and great value for money
ideal if you want to escape from civilization in this relaxing and quiet area
you are in the middle of beautiful fields whole place to yourself
fantastic stay would recommend to anyone looking for a quiet weekend away
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5. Lakeside yurt in Radwell (from USD 74)

This classic Mongolian yurt is a true prize in Radwell - just 30 miles (48 kilometers) east of Milton Keynes. Residing alongside a sparkling lake that showcases various waterfowl, this yurt’s interior offers bits of East Asian flair. It also offers a cushy king-sized bed, perfect after an exhausting day.

The kitchen is basic yet provides enough necessities to make a decent meal, such as a nifty gas cooker, a fridge, and kitchen utensils. A private restroom with a toilet and hand basin is available. A shower with hot water is close by, as well.

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Radwell, England, United Kingdom
55.84 km (34.7 mi) from Silverstone Circuit
415 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
fabulous comfy bed as well
the king sized bed has good quality duvet pillows and electric blanket
loved seeing the geese from the shower hut can’t thank nicky and richard enough for being so welcoming
Cleanliness:
clean good communication and a lovely place
completely modern and spotlessly clean
spotlessly clean with all amenities available - glamping at its best
Host:
host was lovely and super resourceful
both hosts so friendly and attentive
the best yurt we’ve stayed in hosts were lovely too
very welcoming hosts and beautiful place
very accommodating and pleasant hosts
Location:
such a fantastic tranquil location with great links to the a1
great place for a relaxing mini break to get away from it all
the ideal place to relax and switch off from the world
the shower and toilet are very close and work perfectly
wonderful location (easy to get to from london) a cozy place to stay even on a wet weekend
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6. Waterfront tipi for two

Only 29 miles (46.6 kilometers) northwest of Milton Keynes, this tipi, which can accommodate 2 persons, is a one-of-a-kind lodging. Residing in a picturesque setting adjacent to a canal, this tipi features a fabulous outdoor wood-fired bathtub for a rare bathing experience. Additionally, a cleverly devised private toilet is steps away and nicely lit at night.

The chef of your traveling party can use the cooking facilities in the nifty converted horse trailer nearby. You can also take advantage of the fire pit to barbecue a tasty meal and make gooey smores for dessert.

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Priors Hardwick, England, United Kingdom
24.87 km (15.5 mi) from Silverstone Circuit
92 reviews   Wifi Available
Tent 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
would highly recommend buying the breakfast hamper to cook on the firepit
Cleanliness:
the tipi itself was clean and tidy very stylish
the bath is connected to the water mains so there's clean drinking water available
one of the most relaxed weekends clean spacious just a perfect place to recharge your batteries
Host:
hugh and emily are great hosts
a wonderful spot excellent hospitality and friendly helpful hosts
emily was helpful and very communicative throughout
emily was a great host very easy to contact and was very welcoming
emily was an amazing host no message went unanswered
Location:
great location and very idyllic setting
comfortable tipi in beautiful canal side location on a working farm
the tipi and it’s location is just amazing
literally amazing location and lovely to be left and enjoy the peace
location was really nice and the passing narrow boats and wildlife were an added bonus
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7. Bell tent near artisan village

This roomy bell tent, ideal for four guests, is found in a campsite setting. The interior is simple but comfortable with two soft double-sized beds. The indoor stove keeps the space warm and a covered outdoor gas stove is on hand for cooking. The campsite has toilets, and the host also provides a portable toilet.

This glamping spot is just moments from Napton on the Hill. Stroll the canals and relish the surroundings. Don’t forget to browse a collection of charming shops and indulge in tasty eateries. The acclaimed Napton Cidery is a must-visit and the host provides a couple of bottles of flavorful cider in the tent.

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Southam, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom
29.35 km (18.3 mi) from Silverstone Circuit
3 reviews  
Tent 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
charlotte’s full cooked breakfast was delicious and the cider tasting was a fun addition
a lovely tent in a secluded field with outdoor seating a stove and a comfy bed
Host:
charlotte is a great host who couldn’t do enough for us
Location:
the location is great - a short walk to the canal and local pub
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Magnificent glamping experience near Milton Keynes

With flourishing fields, gentle tributaries, and lush greenery, Milton Keynes and its surrounding areas are a wonderful example of England’s rich landscape. Anyone will be tempted to try a stay in the breezy outdoors. Opt for one of these glamping spots and you’re sure to create an unforgettable time in the United Kingdom.

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Catherine has written professionally for over 10 years, and a sizable amount has been travel writing. Her desire to see the world was sparked at a very young age. Growing up, there were many family...Read more

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