Stamford Meadows Glamping

UK England East Midlands Lincolnshire Stamford

  • Campfires Allowed
  • Groups welcome
  • Hot tubs
Peaceful, private yurt glamping in the heart of the Stamford Meadows
Stamford Meadows Glamping is tucked away in the heart of the meadows that is its namesake, its privacy ensured by the tall hazelwood trees that line it. This means that when you sink into its wood-burning hot tub, tilt your head back, and close your eyes, you can hear the local church’s bells ringing, or a train passing by, or the chirrups of the abundant local wildlife — yet no one knows you’re here. This is your own private area of solitude, a place for you and your loved ones to escape to for a while, with everything you need right on your doorstep.

The site is always exclusively yours. With nothing more than a yurt and a bell tent in its patch of land, you can head out for a couples’ retreat in just the yurt or request the bell tent, too, for a place the kids or your friends can stay in. Husband-and-wife team Amelia and Yogi landed on the idea for the site after Amelia’s sister held a “mini-festival” in her back garden, prompting the hosts to invest in a yurt and share the land they’ve enjoyed for years. They’ve certainly replicated that concept here, albeit without the mud-sodden clothes and uncomfortable night’s sleep, given how all of your necessities are but a stone’s throw away. Head out into the meadows straight from the site, take a short walk up the road to get into Stamford town centre, or enjoy a pint at a selection of locals that are each a stone’s throw away.

But if you’re looking to remain all but completely motionless during your stay — which is firmly possible as Amelia and Yogi even offer to pick guests up from the local train station — you can enjoy plenty of on-site R&R thanks to the alternative therapies offered by your hosts and local holistic practitioners. Yogi’s a GP with a history in acupuncture, providing sessions for visitors for an extra charge, while Amelia — a solicitor by trade — took a break from law to dive into the world of holistic therapy. As such, the couple know plenty of experts in the field of reflexology, remedial massage, aromatherapy, and more, who each visit the site to help guests reach their place of peace. Suffice to say, it’s all but guaranteed that you’ll leave this secret spot well-rested.

Details

Facilities

Your own private yurt, 16 feet in diameter and sleeps 2 (+2). It is fully insulated and heated by a wood-burning stove with your king-size bed, a warm duvet and throws. Towels provided. Table and chairs. Phone charging facilities. Also a 16 foot bell  furnished tent for larger parties.Your own glorious wood-fired hot tub that seats 8 in your woodland garden


Your own private kitchen just next to the yurt with running water, a 2-ring gas stove as well as crockery, cutlery, pans and glasses. A fridge with a small freezing section. Welcome hamper, tea, coffee and milk included!

A private bathroom, 100m walk from your yurt.


Although there are excellent rail links and the town is within walking distance, we do have secure parking space on site. Free electric car charging is available.

Suitable For

Yes we allow pets  and groups up to 8 . No age restrictions but no unaccompanied minors 

Nearby




Stamford  10 minutes walk across the Meadows .

Enjoy 30 acres of the Stamford Meadows, directly accessible from the site, with its wild-flower walks, millstream path and wildlife. Go kayaking down the Welland River and go fishing, just 2 minutes walk from your yurt.

Enjoy nearby Rutland Water with its sailing, cycling and explore its historic villages. Visit nearby stately homes such as Burghley House (walking distance), Belton House, and Rockingham Castle. If you love watersports then visit the nearby Tallington Lakes which has a huge variety of activities on offer. Take in some Shakespeare at the Tolethorpe open air theatre, visit Stamford Arts Centre and mo



Food & Drink

The  Famous George Hotel and restaurant; the Crown, lovely outdoor seating area; The William Cecil  more formal  and the Cosy Place more casual ; 

Good delivery service from the  Hong King for Chinese and the Raj for a lovely curry

Hambleton Bakery and Askers
Nelsons butchers; wondeful sausages

Plethora of cafes  nice ones include  Fine Food , Cafe Black and Cafe Chocolate

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The Owner Says

Amelia and Yogi welcome you to an idyllic yurt retreat in the heart of Stamford Meadows. We are a professional couple and now most of our children have left home we wanted to share this lovely space and have always loved glamping.

​Orchard Yurt sleeps up to four people under one beautiful curved roof with an eye to the stars. A lovely furnished bell tent is also available for those larger groups and can sleep an additional four people. Whether you book the yurt and the bell tent or just the yurt,  the entire site is always for your private use.

​As part of the experience we can also offer a range of alternative therapies, including acupuncture, on site. Please see the prices page for more information or enquire when booking.

Accommodation

One yurt and one bell tent, both sleeping up to four each.

Orchard Yurt

Bell tent Sleeps 4
Fully furnished 16ft solid yurt, sleeps up to 4 people. Complete with wood burning stove set in our fruit orchard.

Orchard Yurt + Bella Bell Tent

Exclusive Site Hire Sleeps 8
Rent our fully furnished 16ft Yurt sleeping 4 people, plus our 16ft bell tent, also fully furnished for 4 people with collapsible beds, set in amongst our fruit orchards.

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Location

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Getting There

Turn off Tinwell Road in Stamford  unto Water Furlong and we are the site right at the bottom called Meadow Cottage 

Train Station and Stamford Town

A train station and Stamford town are just a 10 minute walk away. The lively town with its elegant Georgian architecture beckons. The railway station has excellent connections e.g.  London Kings Cross and Cambridge are just over an hour away.

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Why book with Glampingly?

  • Best Price Guarantee, with no fees
  • Instant booking confirmation
  • Trusted for over 10 years
  • A chance to win prizes in our regular competitions

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