Have yourself a merry little Christmas with Pitchup.com from £11.82pppn
Dec 1 2014 Skrivet av Samantha Marsh
--Rent outdoor accommodation in a winter wonderland this Christmas--
--Bourgogne, Essex and Gwynedd--
With Christmas fast approaching, so is the festive spirit! Celebrate the season by heading off on a cosy outdoor getaway with outdoor accommodation specialist Pitchup.com. What better way to get the family together than by booking a homely lodge or pod for a winter weekend break? Check out these fantastic deals from just £11.82pppn.
Domaine des Monts du Mâconnais, Bourgogne: from £11.82 per person per night
Dompierre-les-Ormes, Bourgogne: Pitchup.com has availability on its three-bedroom lodges at Domaine des Monts du Mâconnais this Christmas with prices starting from £189.14 for a two-night stay based on eight people sharing (£11.82pppn).
With beautiful views, peaceful natural surroundings and plenty of activities on offer, this fantastic site in the French region of Dompierre-les-Ormes has cosy lodges and shepherd’s huts to provide comfortable accommodation even in snowy weather. Guests have access to the dedicated sports area with a football pitch and tennis and pétanque courts, as well as bike and quad rentals. There are plenty of attractions to visit nearby including Touroparc Zoo, the prehistoric caves of Grottes de Blanot, and Bernard Dufoux’s chocolate factory.
The spacious three-bedroom lodges are fully furnished and feature a double bedroom, two twin rooms and a sofa bed. There’s also a cosy living room with TV, a fully-equipped kitchen, a bathroom with separate toilet, and a terrace with garden furniture. There’s free Wi-Fi available throughout the site.
Lee Wick Farm Cottages and Camping, Essex: from £16.25 per person per night
St Osyth, Essex: Pitchup.com has availability on its mega pods at Lee Wick Farm Cottages and Camping this Christmas with prices starting from £65 per night based on four people sharing (£16.25pppn).
Lee Wick Farm Cottages and Camping is a small and cosy site in an idyllic location offering luxurious mega pods with fantastic facilities which provide an excellent escape for all ages. The site is located within a working potato farm so guests can order a sack of delicious spuds to take home to cook up a post-Christmas dinner. Nearby, guests can check out beautiful beaches, splash about in the indoor pool, or stroll around the historic farm village of St Osyth.
Each pod comes fully furnished with a double bed, double sofa bed, small kitchen and dining area with cutlery and crockery, and iPod dock and DAB radio. Guests also have access to a wetroom.
Bryn Dinas Camping Pods, Gwynedd, North Wales: from £19 per person per night
Gwynedd, Beddgelert: Pitchup.com has availability on its camping pods at Bryn Dinas Camping Pods this Christmas with prices starting from £76 for a two-night break based on two people sharing (£19pppn).
Tucked away in the Nant Gwynant valley at the foot of Mount Snowdon, eco-friendly Bryn Dinas offers a scenic Christmas getaway. Walk the Watkin Path to the summit of Snowdon or visit Criccieth beach, less than 11 miles away. For a more relaxing time, enjoy the library in the community room set in the camp’s four and a half acres of mountainside woodland.
The pods feature two single divan beds, tea- and coffee-making facilities and a hair dryer. There is communal access to a kitchenette and two self-contained bathrooms. Wi-Fi is available in the communal area for a small charge where there is also a PC and printer.
For more information visit www.pitchup.com. All prices correct at time of writing.
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