- A fully furnished safari-style tent with kitchen cabin and private bathroom
- Wood-burning stove, hot water supply and hot water bottles for cooler nights
- Set within a 200-acre private woodland that’s just for glampers (and wildlife)
The Owner Says
Sleeping up to six, this Lodge Tent is great for a family or small group with a four-poster bed for the parents, twin beds and a double sofa bed. The tent is furnished in a shabby-chic style and has a wood-burning stove, instant hot running water and six hot water bottles available for those chillier nights. The tent has its own kitchen cabin and cooking can be done either on the two-ring gas hob or outside on the barbecue. The veranda is a great place to just sit back, relax and have a cold beer or glass of fizz. You also have your own private toilet, shower and bath.
All of the tents at Jolly Days are set within 15 acres of a 200 acre woodland with no tents closer than 15 metres and many much further than that. Being in a quiet woodland you can expect to hear the murmur of voices, occasional laughter and the natural wildlife, all adding to the feeling of escaping life. Jollydays Glamping attracts couples, groups, families, reunions, walkers, non campers, the young and old.
Your tent is kitted out with bedding and furniture but don't forget to bring a torch, clothes, shampoo and other personal cleaning products, Food and drink, slippers and wellies!
Features & FacilitiesA communal campfire is lit every evening. The pre-erected tents (8 Lodge Tents & 3 Woodland Tents) and 4 Woodcutter Huts are spread generously over 200 acres of woodland. Communal showers/toilets for the huts: 6 powerful showers and 2 washing-up areas; deluxe lodge for customers with disabilities. Rope swing and hammocks for kids; reception tent with tea and home-made cakes (honesty box); small shop selling everything from charcoal for BBQs to vintage cushions.
Flamingo Land, a theme park, resort, and zoo will keep the kids busy, as will the high wires of Go Ape (08456 439215) in Dalby Forest. Castle Howard (01653 648333) is a magnificent 18th-century residence set within 1,000 acres of spectacular landscape; while York Maze (01904 607341) is a lot of fun (openJul–Sept only). The Yorkshire Wolds, Yorkshire Dales, North Yorkshire Moors and East Riding are all within easy reach, as are the charming seaside settings of Bridington, Hornsea and Scarborough.
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Everything you need to know on what to do nearby and on site can be found in our activities brochure on the Jollydays website.
Food & Drink
The Balloon Tree Farm Shop and Café (01759 373023) at Gate Helmsley sells its own home-grown fruit and veg, farm-reared meat, and excellent cakes. The Stone Trough Inn (01653 618713) at Kirkham Abbey is an award-winning English pub, serving a variety of Yorkshire ales. For something fancy try Harome’s Star Inn
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At Stamford Bridge (2miles away) there are 3 local pubs that serve food and real ales
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