Discover the best places to go glamping with toddlers in the UK including yurts, tipis, bell tents and wigwams in holiday parks and glamping villages in Cornwall, Devon, Yorkshire, Norfolk, Wales and many more places. Can you recommend any fab glamping sites for toddlers in the UK?
#1. Florence Springs Glamping, Pembrokeshire
Florence Springs Glamping is located just 3 miles from the seaside town of Tenby in the Pembrokeshire National Park. The site offers a mixture of luxury safari tents, hobbit houses, yurts and treehouses each of which have their own outdoor wood burning hot tub. All guests get discounted passes to Heatherton Leisure Park which has plenty of activities to keep toddlers busy. The luxury safari tents have 1 double, a twin and a King size raised cabin bed and a bath with overhead Shower. There is also an open plan living area with TV, log burner, dining area, sofas and galley kitchen. Outside there is a spacious veranda with garden furniture, barbecue and outdoor hot tub.
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#2. The Coastal Cabins, Devon
Glamping at its best! These custom built wooden Coastal Cabins is a great choice for families wanting to go glamping with toddlers. They offer top quality glamping accommodation with en-suite toilets and shower rooms, shared use of the Camp HQ BBQ Cabin and use of a hot tub (additional charges apply). Made from highly insulated and sustainable material, with double glazed windows and electric heating, the cabins are warm and cosy in the winter and cool in the summer. There are king size beds with soft comfy mattresses, top quality bedlinen with a proper duvet and pillows, and a living area with a two seater sofa and a flat screen TV. They also have their own kitchens. Family friendly beaches and attractions like the Big Sheep and Milky Way are also close by.
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#3. Perran Sands Holiday Park, Cornwall
Perran Sands is a big and bustling holiday park near to Newquay in Cornwall. It’s got direct access to its own beach as well as an indoor swimming pool, outdoor pool in the summer months and even a lazy river! The park boasts an incredible 6 outdoor playgrounds as well as an indoor one which is a life saver on rainy days. You won’t get bored at Perran Sands as there are loads of activities which busy toddlers will love getting involved in such as Pirate Treasure Hunts, pond dipping and painting. There is a glamping village at Perran Sands with a range of toddler friendly safari tents, yurts, geo domes and super tents.
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#4. Ullswater Heights Holiday Park, Lake District
Ullswater Heights holiday park opened in July 2019 and has a secluded glamping village with deluxe safari tents complete with their own hot tub. The park is 6.5 miles from Ullswater lake where you can take a trip on the famous Ullswater Steamers or visit Aria Force waterfall. Toddlers will love playing in the playground and best of all – visiting the park’s own petting farm! Chloe Ann’s Farm has farmyard favourites and rare breeds and runs interactive sessions which involves meeting rabbits, alpacas, goats and sheep. Little ones can also help feed the animals every Thursday and Saturday between 1pm and 2pm.
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#5. Drovers Rest, Hay-on-Wye
Drovers Rest is tucked away in the Welsh Hills on the border of Herefordshire and Wales at the foothills of the Black Mountains. Families will love their Super Posh Safari Tents which are luxurious earthy canvas cottages overlooking pastures dotted with black sheep. All tents have their own private hot monsoon shower and flushing loo in a fully-heated stable block just a couple of minutes’ walk from the tents. Breakfasts are served in the Barn or delivered to your tent. The tents also have access to a shared chill-out barn with free WiFi, a fully stocked library, books, games, a café, a cocktail bar and an honesty farm shop. Families staying in 2021 can also help out feeding the farm animals including black welsh mountain sheep, miniature sheep, Pygmy goats, Micro pigs and mini horses.
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#6. Treganhoe Farm, Cornwall
Treganhoe Farm is located in the heart West Cornwall within easy reach of some fantastic beaches at Marazion, Sennen Cove, Porthcurno and Gwenver. Treganhoe is a working farm where you can watch farming activities like feeding and silage making taking place. There are also lots of animals to make friends with including cattle, pigs and chickens, and all families get a free tour of the farm. There are 6 safari tents all of which have ensuite bathrooms with hot showers at Treganhoe Farm. All bed linen is provided and beds are made on arrival. Travel cots and highchairs can be requested. Lands End is just 15 mins away.
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#7. New Barn Farm, Bedfordshire
New Barn is less than 1 hour from Central London, but feels a million miles away! This is a great choice for animal loving toddlers who can meet the friendly sheep, Kune Kune pigs, Pygmy goats, horses, chickens and ducks which live on the farm. There are also ponies to groom! The farm has woodland and footpaths to explore and grass fields to plau in giving families loads of space to walk, cycle and picnic. There are 8 tents at New Barn Farm facing a 6 acre grassy field which is perfect for animal spotting! The tents sleep up to 6 people and cater for all budgets. Highchair and travel cots can be borrowed.
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#8. Fountain Violet Farm, Devon
Fountain Violet Farm is a small, family run farm in South Devon farm producing organic, free-range eggs – families can see up to 5000 happy hens roaming around the farm! The farm is a 10-minute walk from the south west coast and 15 minute’s walks from stunning Mill Bay Cove, where you can swim or paddle. Don’t miss a trip on the Paignton and Dartmouth Steam Railway which connects with the passenger ferry across to Dartmouth! The lovely safari tent has a flushing toilet, ensuite shower and bed linen is provided.
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#9. Chesters Collection, Scottish Borders
The Chesters Collection in the Scottish borders is heaven for toddlers who love being outside. Little ones will love the treehouse, heading off on a mini beast safari, playing on the fort with slides and doing some den building. There is also a walled garden with pick-your-own fruit and veg (seasonal). If you want to head further afield, you can drive 20 mins to Tweedbank train station and get the train to Edinburgh.
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#10.Glanmor Isaf Farm, Wales
Glanmor Isaf Farm in North Wales has stunning views towards Snowdonia and the Carneddau Mountains and a private pebble beach which is a field’s walk away. The farm is an organic farm with Welsh Black cattle, mountain sheep, and pigs and chickens which you can meet. There are plenty of pet lambs around for bottle feeding until the end of June. The beach which is right next to the campsite is a nature reserve and a Site of Special Scientific Interest and is full of cockles and mussels for the campfire. The tents on Glanmor Isaf Farm are situated in the old orchard among the apple and pear trees, and have a sheltered hideaway feel which is still close enough to the farm buildings to experience get the full farmyard experience.
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#11. Humble Bee Farm, Yorkshire
Go glamping with toddlers at Humble Bee Farm in Yorkshire. This is a working arable farm in a peaceful location close to the seaside towns of Bridlington, Filey, Scarborough and Whitby. There are lots of animals on the farm including chickens, sheep and cows, and children can help collect the eggs in a morning. There are also 2 playgrounds and loads of space to run around in.
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#12. The Wild Duck Holiday Park, Norfolk
The Wild Duck Holiday Park is a beautiful woodland holiday park just a short drive from the Norfolk Broads and Great Yarmouth. Little ones will love the indoor and outdoor swimming pools, outdoor playground and exploring the forest trails which surround the park. There are Learn To Ride bike sessions for children aged 2+ and supervised activities for children aged 3+. Families can choose to stay in the luxurious safari tents which have got loads of space inside for the whole family and on the outside there’s a wooden veranda where you can sit or play in the shade. The beach is just 3 miles away.
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#13. Durrell Wildlife Camp, Jersey
The Durrell Wildlife Camp is the ultimate experience for animal lovers. Families can stay in 5* luxury glamping tents close to the animals from the Durrell Wildlife Park. The glamping tents have wood burners, unlimited WIFI, beds, electricity and crockery, as well as a private deck with a flushing toilet, hot shower and a fully equipped kitchen. All guests get free unlimited access to the Durrell Wildlife Park, access to the communal ‘Lemur Lodge’ and the opportunity to take evening tours around the Wildlife Park.
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#14. Tattershall Lakes, Lincolnshire
Tattershall Lakes is a holiday park in Lincolnshire with amazing facilities for babies and toddlers. There is a small lakeside beach, aeroplane themed playground and load of amazing activities for babies and toddlers such as Pirate Play, Superhero Academy, pottery painting and nature rangers. Plus, there is an outdoor cinema in summer too! Toddlers will love the new Splash Pad which is an interactive splash park with tipping buckets, water curtains, sea squirts, play panels and a 1m high slide!
The glamping village at Tattershall Lakes has a range of safari tents, camping pods and fantastic Canvas Cottages that come with a Hot Tub!
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#15. Larkhill Tipis and Yurts, West Wales
Larkhill Tipis and Yurts is an award winning 20 acre smallholding close to the fantastic beaches at Cardigan Bay in West Wales. All the tipis and yurts have comfy beds, sheepskins and wood-burning stoves. The smallholding is set on the edge of 4 acres of woodland and has a playground, bbq facilities and a shared kitchen. Don’t miss a day out at Folly Farm with its farm and playground!
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Can you recommend any toddler friendly glamping sites in the UK?