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Discounted UK glamping deals with Pitchup.com from £7.00pppn

Oct 14 2014 Posted by Samantha Marsh

--Save up to 40%--

--Devon, East Sussex, Cumbria--

As winter kicks in, why not enjoy a cosy glamping getaway in the beautiful British countryside? Outdoor accommodation specialist Pitchup.com reveals three UK sites offering fantastic savings this season. Enjoy a comfy night in front of the fire from the comfort of a yurt or shepherd’s hut from just £7.00pppn.

Down Yonder Yurt and Campsite - Devon, from £7.00pppn - SAVING 40%

Beaworthy, Devon: Pitchup.com has availability on its yurts at Down Yonder Yurt and Campsite this season with prices starting from £7.00pppn, saving £4.66pppn (40%) based on six people sharing.

Situated in the beautiful Ruby Country, this friendly site in Devon is conveniently located close to both the beaches of Bude and Dartmoor National Park. Young guests will love seeing the resident farm animals which include cows and sheep. The site offers excellent views towards the forest and guests have direct access to the beautiful Ruby Way bridleway. Halwill Junction is the nearest village which offers a pub, a shop and a takeaway.

The traditional Mongolian yurts are kitted out with lovely contemporary furnishings. They feature one double bed, two double blow-up air beds, electric hook-up, heating, cooking facilities, bed linen and towels. There’s even a welcome hamper packed with surprise goodies. The campsite has a toilet block with showers and an outside dishwashing sink.

Wimbles Farm - East Sussex, from £18.75pppn - SAVING 25%

Horam, East Sussex: Pitchup.com has availability on its shepherd’s huts at Wimbles Farm this season with prices starting from £18.75pppn, saving £6.25pppn (25%) based on four people sharing.

Wimbles Farm offers glamping set deep in the Sussex countryside where guests can discover a unique outdoor experience with family or friends from the comfort of a shepherd’s hut beside a beautiful river. Nearby, enjoy fishing, walking, or safe family cycling along the Cuckoo Trail. There are two pubs within walking distance offering good food and beer. This is ideal for those wanting a relaxing break away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Brand new for 2014, the shepherd's huts provide accommodation for two adults and two children with a double bed and separate bunk room. They feature a kitchenette with gas cooker, dining area, a unique recycled wood stove and hot shower cubicle (guests need to bring their own towels). The hut has its own eco-compost toilet nearby and a Kampa Khazi for night time. A welcome pack is included which includes fresh farm eggs, bread, butter, milk, cereal and some fire wood.

Church Stile Farm Holiday Park - Cumbria, from £16.41pppn - SAVING 25%

Wasdale, Cumbria: Pitchup.com has availability on its shepherd’s huts at Church Stile Farm Holiday Park this season with prices starting from £16.41pppn, saving £5.48pppn (25%) based on two people sharing.

The perfect romantic hideaway for couples seeking seclusion this season. Situated in the heart of Wasdale - one of Cumbria’s most scenic valleys - this site is in an oak woodland setting and is a haven for wildlife, surrounded by stunning views of the mountains. This is an ideal base for exploring the wonders of the Lake District - the pretty hamlet of Nether Wasdale, with its two country inns serving hearty meals and fine ales, is only a two-minute stroll away.

The cosy shepherd’s huts consist of a double sofa bed, one table, two chairs and a woodburning stove - as well as other homey touches. Toilets, showers and a launderette are on site.

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

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