March 9, 2023

What is a glamping pod?

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If you’re looking for a unique way to experience the great outdoors in the Ribble Valley or explore the nearby Lake District while staying on our Morecambe Bay coastline parks, then glamping pods at Holgates are the perfect solution.

Glamping pods offer an exciting alternative to traditional camping with all of its associated inconveniences such as having to bring your own tent, bedding and other supplies. With these luxury accommodations, you can enjoy all of the benefits of nature without sacrificing any comfort or convenience.

Not only do they provide comfortable shelter from the elements but also come equipped with many amenities that make them truly stand out from regular camping trips.

So, if you’re looking for a comfortable way of experiencing the great outdoors, glamping pods could very well be the perfect solution for you.

What Is A Glamping Pod?

A glamping pod is a contemporary, self-contained accommodation that offers the perfect mix of modern facilities and traditional camping.

These luxury pods have all the comforts of home while still being nestled in nature. You can expect features like comfortable beds, showers, electricity, and even access to Wi-Fi in some cases.

Here at Holgates, all our glamping pods come fully equipped with everything you need to enjoy most home comforts, without sacrificing your connection to the beautiful surroundings.

Why Are Glamping Pods The Perfect Way To Experience The Great Outdoors?

Glamping pods offer a unique way to experience the great outdoors in an incredibly convenient and comfortable manner.

Additionally, the glamping pods at Holgates are situated in the perfect place for exploring both the Ribble Valley and nearby Lake District. This allows you to easily access all of the area’s popular attractions without having to compete with other campers for them.

Furthermore, these luxurious accommodations provide peace of mind as they are fitted with secure locks and sturdy construction keeping you dry in the wet weather. You can be sure that your belongings will be safe while you explore the great outdoors.

All in all, glamping pods provide a unique way to enjoy nature in comfort and convenience. They offer the perfect solution for experiencing the great outdoors.

What Amenities Are Included In Holgates’ Glamping Pods?

At Holgates, our glamping pods are fully equipped with all the comforts of home.

We offer a wide range of glamping pods in different styles, meaning you can sleep up to 6 people in some of our stylish, comfortable glamping options.

Depending on which of our comfortable glamping pods you choose to hire, you’ll be provided with a wide range of amenities. Here is a list of what our  pods include but vary by pod type:

  • Double sofa bed
  • Fold out double bed
  • Twin beds (mezzanine level)
  • Duvets, pillows and bed linen
  • Central heating & double glazing
  • Electricity
  • Kitchen with fridge, microwave, oven, grill & hob
  • Crockery, cutlery, pans & utensils
  • Shower room with sink & WC
  • Wall-mounted television
  • Integrated speakers / radio
  • PVC veranda
  • Outdoor rattan dining table & six chairs
  • Brick built BBQ stand
  • Wifi
  • Travel Cot (Upon request, mattress not included)
  • Bed Rail (Upon request)
  • High Chair (Upon request)
  • Towels (Upon request, £5 per set)

It’s always worth checking to make sure your chosen pod has the correct features listed, and is the size you require before booking. At Holgates, we offer a range of pods, including:

  • Standard (Up to 4 People)
  • Luxury (Up to 4 People)
  • Luxury with Bunks (Up to 4 People)
  • Family Fun (Up to 6 People)

Some  of our pods are pet-friendly, but it’s worth double-checking before you book.

Why Consider Glamping Over Regular Camping Trips?

There are plenty of reasons you might choose glamping pods over regular camping holidays, including:

  • Convenience – Glamping pods are a ready-made solution, providing everything you need for your stay from the start. This means there’s no need to bring all of your own supplies or equipment.
  • Security – With glamping pods, you can be sure that your belongings will be safe while you explore the great outdoors. The secure construction of the pods, combined with their locks and other features, give you peace of mind.
  • Comfort – Our luxury glamping pods provide all the comforts of home. From a bed base  and access to showers and toilets, electricity and Wi-Fi – these luxury accommodations offer a unique way to experience nature in comfort and convenience.
  • Location – Our glamping pods are situated in the perfect place for exploring both the Ribble Valley and nearby Lake District. This allows you to easily access all of the area’s popular attractions without having to compete with other campers for them.

For more information on any of the benefits of glamping over traditional camping, don’t hesitate to get in touch with our experienced team today.

How To Make The Most Out Of Your Stay In A Glamping Pod?

At Holgates, we want to make sure you have the best experience possible when staying in one of our glamping pods. Whether you’re staying for the night, the weekend or even turning the break into a full holiday, we want each guest to enjoy their time to the fullest.

To get your stay off to a great start, here are some tips for making the most out of your stay:

  • Make sure you pick up all your essential supplies before setting off – food, drinks, and any other items you might need.
  • Bring along a few comfortable blankets to have outside as well as inside your pod – perfect for snuggling up around the campfire.
  • Bedding depending if on what pod type your staying in
  • Pack some warm clothes, just in case the weather turns colder than expected.
  • Go exploring! Our glamping pods are situated in the perfect place to explore the Ribble Valley and Lake District, so make sure you don’t miss out!
  • Have fun! Enjoy all that glamping has to offer – from relaxing in your pod with a book or movie, to venturing out for some adventure.

Glamping pods are the perfect way to experience nature in comfort and convenience. With our fully equipped luxury pods, you can enjoy all the comforts of home in a truly unique setting.

Enjoy The Lake District & Ribble Valley In Comfort – Book Holgates’ Convenient Glamping Pods Today

Here at Holgates, we make it easy for you to enjoy all that the Lake District & Ribble Valley has to offer, in comfort and convenience. With our range of glamping pods, you can experience nature in luxury – perfect for couples, families or groups of friends.

So why not book your stay today? Whether you’re looking for a few days away or a full holiday, you’re sure to find the perfect glamping pod for you.

We look forward to welcoming you soon! For more information about our glamping pods or how to book your stay, don’t hesitate to get in touch with our friendly team today.

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