Once lockdown ends we’re still unlikely to be able to travel immediately, so we’ve picked 5 gorgeous Covid safe glampsites to help you with your staycation planning this summer!
Wardley Hill Campsite is an ecological and family owned campsite in the Waveney Valley, with a varied selection of accommodation including several beautifully arranged Lotus Belle Tents.
Wild flowers and grass are left to grow to encourage butterflies and bees, and the long grass surrounds lush mown unregimented camping spots. You can opt for quiet and secluded, or one big enough to fit several families. (Although during this era of social distancing the site will be responding to the current government advice around group numbers.)
There are at least 10 metres between each pitching site, your check in is contactless, and there is a deep clean of accommodation in between each guest booking. There are also distance markers in shared facilities, and regular deep cleans of those areas. Book here.
Cotswold Meadow Camping is a glamping and camping site nestled between Chipping Sodbury and Old Sodbury, surrounded by beautiful unspoilt countryside. They welcome families, couples, solo travellers and their furry companions at their site which includes 3 Lotus Belle Tents.
To keep their site Covid safe, they have reduced the number of camping pitches bookable, and offer contactless check in. As well as deep cleaning between glamping guests and regular cleaning of all shared facilities, they have added extra toilets and outdoor showers. Also, a QR code on display for NHS Track & Trace is available, plus hand sanitiser is provided. Book here.
Lowarth Glamping - Lowarth is the Cornish word for garden, and this small and luxurious Glamping site is in a designated Area of Outstanding Beauty in glorious North Cornwall. Lowarth has spectacular panoramic views of the surrounding countryside and the Atlantic Ocean, is utterly peaceful with no light pollution and surrounded by fields.
Their Lotus Belle Tents, each with their own wooden kitchen, are set in their own garden area, have wood burning stoves, table and chairs and a large fire pit area outside for alfresco dining.
To keep their site covid safe, they offer contactless check in, deep cleaning between glamping guests and regular cleaning of all shared facilities. They also have individual toilets for glamping accommodation and staggered shower times. Book here.
Cheglinch Farm Glamping offer luxurious, farm stay glamping in Ilfracombe, Devon. They offer Lotus Belle tents with relaxing, comfortable beds made up ready for arrivals.
A glamping site perfectly suited for families or couples, each Lotus Belle has a private shower, toilet and cooking facilities. You can meet the local wildlife and guinea pigs, collect the eggs from their chickens, watch the farm calves being fed, and see the dairy cows grazing nearby.
They allow a maximum of 3 families at any time on their site. To keep their site Covid safe, their pitches are more than 10 metres apart, and they offer contactless check in, as well as deep cleaning between glamping guests and regular cleaning of all shared facilities. They are accredited by the ‘We’re Good to Go’ Scheme, and have hand sanitising stations. Book here.
And our fifth pick:
Moat Island Glamping is a relaxed, family friendly & peaceful luxury campsite with a natural swimming pond in Norfolk. Somewhere to get away from it all and enjoy the great outdoors, natural surroundings and wildlife. The site sits within the moat of the old medieval hall. Today the hall is long gone, instead, there is a collection of luxury 6m Lotus Belle tents unlike anywhere else.
To keep their site Covid safe, they have reduced the number of camping pitches bookable, and offer contactless check in. Each Lotus Belle has its own use of a fridge, toilet, shower and sink. As well as deep cleaning between glamping guests and regular cleaning of all shared facilities, there are sanitiser stations and social distancing signs. Book here.