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Last-chance Christmas camping pods with Pitchup.com from £17.50

Dec 15 2014 Posted by Samantha Marsh

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This is the last chance to take advantage of the fantastic Christmas deals outdoor accommodation specialist, Pitchup.com, has to offer. Book a stay now at these cosy pod-style getaways for a perfect winter break.

BCC Loch Ness Glamping, Inverness: from £17.50 per person per night

Inverness, Highlands and Islands: Pitchup.com has availability on its camping pods at BCC Loch Ness Glamping this Christmas with prices starting from £70 for a two-night break based on two people sharing (£17.50pppn). 

Celebrate the release of the new Hobbit movie by staying in a cosy Hobbit house near the world-famous Loch Ness. Situated beside a river and in a wooded glade of the stunning Glen Affric, these cosy wooden huts offer spectacular surroundings – much like Middle-earth! 

The Hobbit house features foam mattresses and access to WiFi, shared kitchen and barbecue areas, and a modern toilet and shower block.

Greenway Touring Site, Shropshire: from £19 per person per night

Craven Arms, Shropshire: Pitchup.com has availability on its camping pods at Greenway Touring Site this Christmas with prices starting from £76 for a two-night break based on two people sharing (£19pppn).

The small, welcoming and peaceful Greenway Touring Site is set within the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Guests will be able to discover the historic Ludlow and its beautiful castle just nine miles from the site, and visit the Land of Lost Content - the world’s biggest archive of twentieth-century pop culture items - which is in the nearby town of Craven Arms. You could even celebrate the festive season in style by taking a virtual balloon ride over the countryside at the Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre.

The camping pods include heating, a fridge and a sofa bed.  

Yapham Holds Farmhouse Campsite, York: from £17.50 per person per night

York, North Yorkshire: Pitchup.com has availability on its camping pods at Yapham Holds Farmhouse Campsite this Christmas with prices starting from £70 for a two-night stay based on two people sharing (£17.50pppn).

Yapham Holds Farmhouse Campsite is positioned in a tranquil setting on the edge of the Yorkshire Wolds. Guests can grab last-minute Christmas gifts in the market town of Pocklington just two miles away and historic tourist attractions close by include Castle Howard, the Jorvik Viking Centre, the York Castle Museum and the National Railway Museum.

The campsite has toilet and shower blocks, chemical disposal and a dishwashing area. Its fully-insulated Gothic-style camping pods include a double sofa bed, heating, TV and DVD player.

For more information visit www.pitchup.com.  All prices correct at time of writing.

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About Pitchup.com

Founded in 2009 by former lastminute.com man, Dan Yates, multi-award winning Pitchup.com is a free guide to all types of outdoor accommodation in the UK, Ireland, France, Spain, Italy, Germany, Portugal, Croatia, Luxembourg, Austria, Poland and Switzerland.  Pitchup.com, which currently lists over 5,800 sites, provides users with a simple platform in which they can search and book an outdoor holiday with total ease: the customer journey from landing on the homepage through to booking a holiday can be completed in as little as four pages.  The site also goes beyond traditional searches by allowing users to search for accommodation based on more than 80 criteria, such as adults only and campfires allowed, and view nearby events, Good Pub Guide pubs and VisitBritain attractions.  It’s also possible to check out water bathing water quality in the surrounding area with data provided by the European Environment Agency.  Users can also search on the offers page to find the best deals available.

In 2013 Pitchup.com became the first business of its type to launch a bookable mobile app and site, making the site easily accessible to users of mobile and tablet devices.  The mobile site, m.pitchup.com, now accounts for 21% of bookings.

Pitchup.com enables users to search for all types of parks and sites from the major brands right through to one-off campsites and unique outdoor accommodation options, which may not have previously had a web presence.

Awards include Best UK Travel Website of the Year at the British Travel Press Awards 2011, and most recently Best Travel / Leisure / Sports / Mobile Strategy / Campaign at the Marketing on Mobile Awards 2014.