Glamping Pods in the Lake District

Written by Shayle Follows

We absolutely love spending time exploring Cumbria. Here is a selection of glamping pods in the Lake District that make great bases to stay and enjoy the wonders of ‘The Lakes’.

Camping isn’t for everyone, glamping is a fantastic way to connect with nature and enjoy all the benefits of camping with the home from home luxuries. Glamping pods in the Lake District are perfect for those wanting to try watersports, hike, cycle, explore or just relax. Here is a selection of glamping pods that make great bases to stay and enjoy the wonders of the Lake District.

Damson View Glamping

Damson View Glamping pods in the Lake District

Relax and unwind in one of Damson View Glamping’s ensuite glamping pods. Here you can admire the stunning views over Crosthwaite, Cartmel Fell and Whitbarrow Scar from your own private patio. They have lots of fabulous walking and cycling adventures available from your doorstep, staff here are happy to help with ideas and suggestions.

These spacious luxury pods have a king-size bed and comfy sofa, they sleep 2. All bedding and towels are included and they have a travel cot available on request. The ensuite bathroom has a large walk-in shower, heated towel rail, toilet and basin, with complimentary toiletries to use during your stay. The compact kitchen has a sink, fridge, microwave grill, ceramic hob, kettle, toaster, cutlery and utensils. There is also a dining table and chairs. All the pods have heating, electricity, smart TV, superfast B4RN wifi and outside seating plus a firepit/bbq. Wood and charcoal are available to buy on site. There is parking close by, with one car space allocated per pod.

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Ewe Love Camping Pods

Ewe Love Camping Pods

These three luxury, glamping pods in the Lake District offer a relaxing base with stunning views of Blencathra. They are in an excellent position to explore the North Lakes, walk or bike from the door or just soak up the scenery and relax.

The Pods are locally made in Cumbria, they are super cosy and come with underfloor heating. The double bed and sofa bed come with linen. There is an en suite shower/toilet and a microwave and fridge. The pods are ideal for couples and families, each pod sleeps up to four. The car park is nearby.

Highgate Close is a working farm that is run alongside Glencoyne, a National Trust farm where the owners live, on the shores of Ullswater. Both farms have grazing rights on Matterdale common.

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Kentmere Farm Pods

Kentmere Farm Glamping pods in the Lake District

These luxury Camping pods are set on a working family farm in the Lake District. Here you can wander by the stream, follow paths around the farm and enjoy the wildlife or adventure further afield to some really special wild places, with lots of challenging routes for walkers and bikers. There is something for all ages and abilities. Situated between Kendal and Windermere, there is easy access to sport and attractions across South Lakes and beyond.

Ditch the tent pegs and enjoy getting closer to nature! The well equipped, Camping pods, built locally in South Lakes, offer a fantastic, cosy alternative to camping. With the luxury of a double and sofa bed with bed linen provided, your own en-suite toilet/shower, and microwave and fridge, the camping pods are ideal for couples and families. Each pod sleeps up to 4 and has your own private parking space nearby.

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Grasmere Glamping

Grasmere Glamping Pods

These glamping pods have been hand-built for couples wanting a romantic retreat or a place to chill out for a few days. The pods are available to book for a full week, 3 night weekend or 4-night mid-week break.

The two luxury Micro Lodge Pods are located on Broadrayne Farm in the very heart of the Lake District National Park. Broadrayne Farm, a former 17th-century farm, enjoys a sunny elevated position surrounded by some of Britain’s finest scenery, and there is instant access to many inspiring mountain and valley walks. The famous Coast to Coast route passes through the farms land and the picturesque village of Grasmere is a short stroll away.

They also have a licensed Bistro on-site at Broadrayne Farm, Cumbria, where you can enjoy breakfast, an afternoon tea, an evening meal or just a drink.

The pods feature a large sofa, log burning stove, dining table with two chairs and a wall-mounted LG smart LED TV, enabled for Catchup, Netflix, Prime, etc. Fitted kitchen with oven, induction hob, small fridge, kettle, toaster plus pans, crockery and glasses, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth music system and 13amp sockets with integrated USB chargers for your devices. There is a double bed with storage underneath. A bathroom, including shower, toilet, sink, heated towel rail. There is a BBQ area, including charcoal BBQ. A car charging point is available on the Farm (7KWh and token operated)

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