Reconnect with nature and loved ones this New Year’s Eve with a glamping getaway from outdoor accommodation specialist Pitchup.com
Raise a toast to 2019 in the great outdoors with a New Year’s Eve getaway from outdoor accommodation specialist Pitchup.com. Whether your resolution is to switch to a vegetarian diet, travel more or take up cycling, Pitchup.com offers a myriad of sites around the UK and across the globe.
Corriehall Stopover, Dumfries, Scotland: adults-only getaway
Just 10 minutes’ drive from Dumfries, this site is a bikers’ paradise with national cycling routes and mountain bike trails nearby. Ramblers also enjoy the surrounding countryside, whilst back at camp you can make new friends for the year ahead as you cook up a storm in the communal kitchen.
Glamping shepherd’s huts from £35 per night. Book online at Pitchup.com
Lee Valley Camping and Caravan Park, Greater London: perfect for city dwellers
London residents can explore the great outdoors on their doorstep at Lee Valley Camping and Caravan Park, less than an hour from the city. Challenge the family to a game of FootGolf on site, or reconnect with nature with a walk or bike ride through the Lee Valley.
Cocoon camping pods from £40 per night. Woodland cabin (suitable for two adults and two children) from £65 per night. Book now at Pitchup.com
Ernest’s Retreat, Chesterfield: fun for the family
Enjoy stunning views over Derbyshire’s countryside just five minutes drive from the Peak District National Park with a stay at Ernest’s Retreat. A family-run site on a working farm, you can reconnect with nature as the clock ticks from 2018 to 2019. Choose from a range of camping pods and cabins, all fully insulated and double glazed for extra warmth.
Rambler Camping pods from £55 per night. Glamper Camping Pods (suitable for two adults and three children) from £75 per night. Book now at Pitchup.com
Brook House Farm Camping and Caravan Site, Shrewsbury: comfortable camping
A peaceful, secluded farm site on the banks of the River Severn, ring in the New Year by a blazing fire at Brook House Farm Camping and Caravan Site. Unwind in your cosy camping pod featuring double bed, or head out under the days to enjoy a supper you’ve made from locally sourced produce and prepared in the on-site kitchen, and raise a glass with your fellow campers to 2019.
Camping Pods from £60 per night. Lodges from £80 per night. Book online at Pitchup.com
Peace of Eden, Western Cape, South Africa: an eco-friendly start to 2019
Live alongside nature at this eco-friendly, vegan-friendly campsite. Surrounded by baboons, monkeys and birds, reconnect with the natural world and start your New Year with a greater appreciation of the wildlife of Africa. You can venture along forest trails or take a trip to nearby Knysna Elephant Park.
Rental Forest Tents from £48.41 per night. Book online at Pitchup.com
Les Bulles de Fleury, Picardie, France: spectacular stargazing
By day, work up an appetite with a woodland walk or venture to the champagne houses of Reims. As night falls, cosy up in bed and watch the stars glisten on a New Year at Les Bulles de Fleury, a short distance from Chantilly. Avid and novice astronomers can make use of the private telescope found in each dome.
Geodosic Domes from £131.25 per night. Visit Pitchup.com to book
For a spectacular start to your New Year, book the finest camping and glamping sites at Pitchup.com