With two coastlines and two National Parks, Devon is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful counties in the UK. Boasting unparalleled coastal views, miles of countryside for roaming, waterways, sleepy market towns, bustling cities, seaside, and rural retreats, it really does have it all. The ultimate British holiday destination, glamping in Devon is one of the best ways to explore the county. Whether you choose from a shepherds hut, yurt, pod, or shack, enjoy luxury camping as your base for exploring the top attractions in Devon. In this article, we share the very best places to stay when you go glamping in Devon.
Cherry Blossom Shepherd’s Hut, South Exeter
A snug hut for two, Cherry Blossom is the perfect spot for romantic glamping in Devon. Located next to a babbling stream in the heart of the Devonshire countryside, this shepherd’s hut even boasts its very own hot tub. Featuring oak fittings throughout, the shepherd’s hut offers all the luxury touches you’d expect from a glamping trip. Try your hand at cooking in the fully equipped kitchen, and enjoy your meals in the cosy dining area. Return home after a day of exploring Devon and snuggle up next to the wood burning stove and oil filled radiator. Rest assured there are all the home comforts you need, with a hot shower, a comfortable double bed, a flat screen TV, and WiFi. In the summer months, there’s some patio furniture and a barbecue to enjoy after whiling away some time in the hot tub. There’s also a lovely country pub just a short walk away. Check out more luxurious glamping with hot tubs locations in Devon.
Pendragon Pod, North Lyme Regis
Pendragon Pod is the perfect place for glamping in Devon. Just north of Lyme Regis, the pod has room for two plus a four legged friend. Located in a gorgeous part of east Devon, at Pendragon Pod you have the luxury of some beautiful rural views for a relaxing escape. There’s a lovely open plan living area with a wood burning stove and a TV for a cosy evening in. The kitchen is equipped with everything you need for cooking up a tasty breakfast or dinner that you can enjoy in the dining area. You can enjoy a gorgeous countryside view from the comfort of the double bed – perfect with a hot cup of coffee in the morning. Outside of the pod, enjoy exploring the acres of woodland nearby or an al fresco meal with wine. Dorset and Somerset are on the doorstop, as well as the picturesque Jurassic Coast, allowing for some wonderful day trips. Come back to the pod in the evening to toast marshmallows on the fire pit before hitting the hay.
Whittlers Yurt, Clovelly
This charming yurt in the north Devonshire countryside is the perfect place for glamping in Devon. With plenty of room for two and a furry companion, it’s a wonderful retreat for relaxing and unwinding. This romantic getaway is just a short drive from Clovelly. A Mongolian yurt, inside you’ll find colourful furniture and patterns alongside bags of character. At night, you can snuggle up in the soft double bed, complete with luxurious linens. In a separate shed, you have a fully equipped kitchen for crafting a delicious meal. There’s also a barbecue for the summer months, alongside a dreamy hot tub for relaxing in while enjoying the views. The yurt has access to a lake and plenty of fields for wild swimming and strolls throughout the day. Toast marshmallows on the fire pit, and sit back and unwind by the wood burning stove by evening. Be sure to visit the local pub, visit gorgeous Clovelly, and take a boat trip over to Lundy Island.
Rosie’s Hut, Totnes
Rosie’s Hut is an adorable shepherd’s hut with a hot tub – ideal for glamping in Devon. Nestled in the beautiful Devonshire countryside, it’s a great base for some R&R, long walks, and chilling out in the enticing hot tub. Cuddle up in the hut, complete with king-sized bed, and a window with a gorgeous view of the countryside. There’s a compact kitchen complete with a double hob, combination oven, ceramic sink, and plenty of storage and worktop space. Enjoy your meal on the dining table and wicker chairs. There is also an ensuite shower room, heated towel rail, and wood burning stove for a luxurious touch in this home from home. There’s also garden furniture and a fire-pit barbecue to enjoy when the sun is shining. By day, explore the woods and ponds, relax in the hot tub with a glass of bubbly, and explore the scenic beaches nearby.
Old Orchard Cabin, Colyton
If you fancy a spot of luxury glamping in Devon, book yourself into Old Orchard Cabin in Colyton. This cosy cabin is a romantic retreat for a couple plus a furry friend, and even boasts its very own hot tub for the ultimate in relaxation. The cabin offers picturesque views over an old orchard, an impressive fifteenth century farmhouse, and rolling countryside. Sip on a glass of bubbly from the comfort of your hot tub and soak in the view for an idyllic glamping in Devon experience. Snuggle up near the wood burning stove, and unwind in the comfort of the open plan living area. There’s a fully equipped kitchen complete with induction hob and fridge for cooking up a storm, and a charcoal barbecue for the summer months. You’ll find all the creature comforts you need, with a king sized bed and a shower room, plus a hot shower. For day trip inspiration, you can visit the nearby Jurassic Coast, and walk along the river to the Saxon town of Colyton for its charming shops, pubs, and restaurants.
Beaver’s Lodge Safari Tent, Ottery St Mary
This incredible safari tent sleeps four and has its very own hot tub, offering the perfect experience for glamping in Devon. A relaxing retreat in the Devonshire countryside, Beaver’s Lodge is ideal for families or couples wanting to go off-grid and unwind while enjoying some creature comforts. A remote sanctuary in a valley above the River Otter, Beaver’s Lodge has an indulgent wood-fired hot tub for sitting back and taking in the views after a day of exploring. Inside the canvas doors of the safari tent, you’ll discover everything you need. The welcoming space has a lovely living area with a comfy sofa, and a large dining table for enjoying your meals together. The kitchen is fully equipped with its own wood fired range, and there are two comfortable bedrooms and a shower room. The outside of the safari tent is just as impressive – there’s a large deck with a view, loungers, and a fire pit barbecue, perfect for cooking dinner while you enjoy a cold drink. While staying at Beaver’s Lodge, make sure you explore the beautiful local meadows and country pubs.
Ashley’s Shack, West Dartmouth
Located west of Dartmouth, Ashley’s Shack is a wonderful lakeside cabin that makes for a romantic glamping in Devon experience for two. Nestled in acres of peaceful countryside, it’s a relaxing place to read within nature, snuggle up by the wood burning stove, or enjoy the barbecue on a summer’s day. Ashley’s Shack is spacious and has lovely interiors along with a king sized bed and a wardrobe for unpacking your clothes. There’s a large, comfy sofa for relaxing in the evenings, and a dining table and chairs for enjoying your evening meals. Rest assured there’s a fully equipped kitchen, and you’ll be welcomed with a box of delicious locally sourced produce to add to your meals. Enjoy a hot shower after a long day of exploring Devonshire, and sit back with a glass of something special and unwind in the evening. The delightful outdoor area has a lovely patio and a gas barbecue for cooking some tasty local goods. There’s so much to do nearby – head to a beautiful beach, visit Totnes for shopping, and go boating at nearby Dartmouth. You’re spoiled for choice when glamping in Devon.
With so many gorgeous properties to choose from, there’s a spot for glamping in Devon for everyone.
This article was written in collaboration with Unique Hideaways.