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Winter Camping in 2021

Winter Camping in 2021

Hari Seddon Sep 27, 2021

Starry skies, cozy clothes, simmering stoves — winter glamping is back

How to Maximise Your Season

How to Maximise Your Season

Hari Seddon Sep 03, 2021

Thinking of extending your bookings into autumn and further? There are many ways to add the cosy factor.

8 Instagram favourites right now!

8 Instagram favourites right now!

Hari Seddon Aug 12, 2021

Our current 8 favourite Instagram accounts right now!

Further Reflections on Covid &  Glamping

Further Reflections on Covid & Glamping

Hari Seddon Aug 02, 2021

Lotus Belle founder Hari reflects on how Covid-19 has affected the company throughout the pandemic.

2021: The Summer of Camping

2021: The Summer of Camping

Hari Seddon Jul 08, 2021

An unexpected silver lining of the pandemic for UK camping industries has been a massive increase in bookings for 2021.

Interview: The Little Hippy Tent Company

Interview: The Little Hippy Tent Company

Hari Seddon Jun 21, 2021

The Little Hippy Tent Company started during the first UK lockdown, and is about to celebrate its first year!

Meet the Hybrid Deluxe Lightweight Lotus Belle!

Meet the Hybrid Deluxe Lightweight Lotus Belle!

Hari Seddon Jun 08, 2021

Introducing our Hybrid Deluxe Lightweight Lotus Belle- designed for taking on holiday and shorter stays!

Lotus Belle features in THAT'S HOSPITALITY Magazine!

Lotus Belle features in THAT'S HOSPITALITY Magazine!

Hari Seddon May 27, 2021

We were delighted to discover we are in the current edition of THAT’S HOSPITALITY Magazine.

Captivating Canopies

Captivating Canopies

Hari Seddon May 18, 2021

With the rise of the staycation, we’ve also seen a rise in interest in multiple uses of outdoor spaces - so meet our canopies!

5 Faves from the First Week

5 Faves from the First Week

Hari Seddon Apr 23, 2021

We’ve been so delighted to see you all prepare for this next step, and wanted to share 5 fab picks from the first week ‘back’!

Tips for Glamping this Summer

Tips for Glamping this Summer

Hari Seddon Apr 16, 2021

It’s been a while since any of us were able to stay away from home, and we need a refresher in packing and prepping!

Pop-up Glampsites Explained

Pop-up Glampsites Explained

Hari Seddon Mar 26, 2021

As the UK embraces the concept of the glamping staycation, it’s a bandwagon you may want to hitch your cart to.

The Roadmap & Your Questions for Summer 2021

The Roadmap & Your Questions for Summer 2021

Hari Seddon Mar 15, 2021

We have a roadmap! And also, more questions. We answer the big questions about your glamping staycation for summer 2021.

5 Gorgeous Covid-safe UK Glampsites

5 Gorgeous Covid-safe UK Glampsites

Hari Seddon Feb 11, 2021

We’ve picked 5 gorgeous Covid safe glampsites to help you with your staycation planning this summer

Camping Trends for 2021

Camping Trends for 2021

Hari Seddon Feb 04, 2021

With international travel off the menu for most of 2021, an increase in camping is predicted! Read the trend forecast here.

Micro Glampsites- Get a Return on Investment in ONE season with Lotus Belle

Micro Glampsites- Get a Return on Investment in ONE season with Lotus Belle

Hari Seddon Jan 29, 2021

With the huge rise in staycations, many people are eyeing up their gardens or land and considering how to maximise their income.

10 Staycation ideas for Glamping at home

10 Staycation ideas for Glamping at home

Hari Seddon Jan 14, 2021

While we’re navigating various lockdowns and tiers, the idea that the staycation is the new vacation is here to, well, stay!

An Interview With Broadhembury Holiday Park

An Interview With Broadhembury Holiday Park

Hari Seddon Dec 07, 2020

5-star rated since 1988, Broadhembury is open all year round, offering true comfort, whatever the season.

Tips for Starting out as a Glampsite

Tips for Starting out as a Glampsite

Hari Seddon Nov 16, 2020

So you’ve decided to start a glampsite; congratulations! Now what?! We’ve put together some helpful things to think about.

Lotus Belle New Year’s Giveaway

Lotus Belle New Year’s Giveaway

Hari Seddon Nov 16, 2020

Prizes worth over £1,600 to give you the BEST end to one of the strangest years!

Why You Should Book Next Year's Glamping Now !

Why You Should Book Next Year's Glamping Now !

Hari Seddon Oct 22, 2020

If you’re into your glamping industry news, you’ll know that coolcamping.com have reported that advanced bookings have surged,

10 of our favourite images shared of Lotus Belle this season

10 of our favourite images shared of Lotus Belle this season

Hari Seddon Oct 08, 2020

We adore your shared pictures! Here is 10 we loved this season (But there were so many more!)

Simple ways to make your Lotus Belle tent feel like a luxury hideaway

Simple ways to make your Lotus Belle tent feel like a luxury hideaway

Hari Seddon Oct 02, 2020

When you step into one of our tents you already know it’s next level. It’s the most spacious bell tent out there!

7 blog posts from Glamping Show 2020 speakers you need to read

7 blog posts from Glamping Show 2020 speakers you need to read

Hari Seddon Sep 17, 2020
How to make the most of your visit to The Glamping Show 2020

How to make the most of your visit to The Glamping Show 2020

Hari Seddon Sep 16, 2020
5 Reasons Camping is Good for You

5 Reasons Camping is Good for You

Hari Seddon Sep 07, 2020

5 Reasons Camping is Good for You - the Lotus Belle edit

8 Places in the UK you can Go Glamping in a Lotus Belle Tent

8 Places in the UK you can Go Glamping in a Lotus Belle Tent

Hari Seddon Aug 21, 2020

If you're looking to go on a staycation in a Lotus Belle this year, look no further!

How to Make the Most out of the 2020 UK Summer of Staycation

How to Make the Most out of the 2020 UK Summer of Staycation

Hari Seddon Jul 07, 2020
UK campsites reopening in July: safe staycations

UK campsites reopening in July: safe staycations

Hari Seddon Jun 22, 2020
UK Festival Glamping (in your own garden?)

UK Festival Glamping (in your own garden?)

Hari Seddon Jun 11, 2020
Stargazing and camping in the UK: a guide

Stargazing and camping in the UK: a guide

Hari Seddon Jun 09, 2020
18 Places You Won't Believe Are in the UK When Planning Your Next Staycation

18 Places You Won't Believe Are in the UK When Planning Your Next Staycation

Hari Seddon May 28, 2020
Summer 2020, the year of the UK Staycation?

Summer 2020, the year of the UK Staycation?

Hari Seddon May 27, 2020
Lockdown activities: the important comfort of blanket forts

Lockdown activities: the important comfort of blanket forts

Hari Seddon Apr 22, 2020

Building a blanket fort might be the most important lockdown activity of all

What’s next for UK glamping this summer?

What’s next for UK glamping this summer?

Hari Seddon Apr 03, 2020

With campsites shut across the UK, we’re wondering what the coronavirus lockdown means for our usual summer staycation plans

Self-Isolation Week One - What We've Been Up To

Self-Isolation Week One - What We've Been Up To

Hari Seddon Mar 27, 2020

Activities for self-isolation with the kids at Lotus Belle HQ.

LOTUS BELLE | TENTS | SELF-ISOLATION | A MESSAGE FROM US...

LOTUS BELLE | TENTS | SELF-ISOLATION | A MESSAGE FROM US...

Alexandra Mulholland Mar 19, 2020

A message from us at Lotus Belle in these strange times...

FESTIVALS AND GLAMPING WITH KIDS

FESTIVALS AND GLAMPING WITH KIDS

Alexandra Mulholland Mar 21, 2019

LOTUS BELLE’S FESTIVAL WISHLIST 2019

FEBRUARY FORAGE WITH THE KIDS

FEBRUARY FORAGE WITH THE KIDS

Alexandra Mulholland Feb 21, 2019

The Lotus Belle team and kids went foraging last weekend...

A Lotus Belle Tent Fireside Dinner

A Lotus Belle Tent Fireside Dinner

Ben Igoe Nov 01, 2018

We want to be outside with the kids as much as we can, we want to explore nature with them and learn together.

MEET THE ARTIST       kulu textiles

MEET THE ARTIST kulu textiles

Ben Igoe Oct 23, 2018

LOTUS BELLE TENTS blog october ‘18

Curing Claustrophobia

Curing Claustrophobia

Ben Igoe Sep 13, 2018

Under the perfectly round, pale moon the tent squatted in its landscape, like a fresh new mushroom, emerging from the earth.

Glowing Customer Testimonial

Glowing Customer Testimonial

Ben Igoe Oct 20, 2016

My Lotus Belle tent has changed my entire camping experience for life!

Caring For Your Lotus Belle Tent

Caring For Your Lotus Belle Tent

Ben Igoe Oct 05, 2016

As the days draw in, beautiful Autumn arives here in the northern hemi-sphere...

Lotus Belle Advert (Extended Version)

Lotus Belle Advert (Extended Version)

Ben Igoe Sep 26, 2016

Take a look at the latest Lotus Belle advert (extended version)...

A Brief History Of Camping & Glamping

A Brief History Of Camping & Glamping

Ben Igoe Apr 23, 2014

The very first man-made shelters would have consisted of foliage thrown over a stick frame...

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