A room with a view from Pitchup.com
Apr 7 2014 Posted by Samantha Marsh
--Lake District, Scotland & West Wales--
There’s nothing better than waking up to gorgeous views when away on holiday. This is why outdoor accommodation specialist Pitchup.com has picked out three fantastic glamping getaways to beautiful destinations with unbeatable views. With prices as low as £16 per person, and destinations from Cumbria to Ceredigion, don’t miss these scenic steals.
1. Lovely Lake District… from £21.88pppn
Wasdale, Cumbria:Pitchup.com has availability on its shepherd’s huts at Church Stile Farm Holiday Park this season with prices starting from £43.75 per night based on two people sharing (£21.88pppn). Four night minimum stay. For further information and to book visit www.pitchup.com.
Wasdale is arguably Cumbria’s most scenic valley and is home to the country’s deepest lake, highest mountain and smallest church. Plus, the beautiful beaches of Cumbria’s coastline are just a few miles away. The pretty site is a haven for wildlife and boasts two country inns serving delicious meals and fine ales just moments away. Whether guests simply want to soak up the stunning views, or get involved in the walking, climbing, kayaking and other activities on offer in the glorious Lake District, Church Stile is the perfect place to stay.
The cosy shepherd’s huts are stylishly furnished and offer a real home from home. They feature a double sofa bed, a woodburning stove, a kettle, plates, bowls, cups and cutlery. Plus, there’s a firepit/barbecue with deckchairs provided with each hut so guests can easily enjoy the spectacular views and the surrounding woodlands and wildlife.
2. Scenic Scotland – from £18.83pppn
Rockcliffe, Dumfries & Galloway:Pitchup.com has availability on its luxury two-bedroom holiday homes at Castle Point Caravan Site this season with prices starting from £113 per night based on six people sharing (£18.83pppn). For further information and to book visit www.pitchup.com.
Situated near the gorgeous coastline of Rockcliffe in Dumfries and Galloway, this well-located site offers a wealth of walks, unsullied scenery and some of the best views in the area. Kids will love exploring the endless amounts of rockpools, while adults can enjoy the stunning views and wonderful wildlife. The site also plays host to a range of fantastic facilities to make guests’ stay that little bit easier.
Lovers of luxury can bed down in a deluxe and fully-equipped holiday home with outstanding sea views from the balcony. The six-berth caravan features one double bedroom, one twin bedroom and a double fold out bed in the living area. It features a well-equipped kitchen, bathroom, and luxury items such as a HD TV, DVD player and access to a free wifi hotspot.
3. Wonderful Wales… from £16.66pppn
Abaraeron, Ceredigion: Pitchup.com has availability on its cabins at FishermanCabins this season with prices starting from £50.00 per night based on three people sharing (£16.66pppn). For further information and to book visit www.pitchup.com.
Located on the edge of the coastal path in the pretty village of Aberarth, and just a mile from the beautiful Georgian town of Aberaeron, this friendly site offers uninterrupted views of the mountains of North Wales and the Lleyn Peninsula, all the way to Bardsey Island. Having only opened in 2013, the brand new site is the perfect place to enjoy stunning scenery and breathe in the sea air. It’s also popular among walkers, surfers, or anyone with a love of the great outdoors.
The fisherman’s cabins feature one double bed and one single futon bed. They include a TV, bedding, bed linen, a toaster, a microwave, a kettle, cutlery and crockery. There’s a newly refurbished shower and toilet room on site as well as an outside barbecue area.
Samantha Marsh, Samantha.firstname.lastname@example.org, 07711 265 666
Notes to editors
All prices correct at writing; subject to availability.
Notes to editors
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