Luxury Pods on Sustainable Farm in Derbyshire, United KingdomAshbourne, England (United Kingdom)
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· Kid-friendly · Pets allowed · Barbecue
These glamping pods are the ideal vacation home rental for those who want to soak in the magnificent scenery of the British countryside without having to suffer through English weather. Insulated, eco-powered, and built with cedar cladding, these luxury pods can endure all of the elements throughout the year, and they have beautiful French doors with fantastic outdoor views. Guests can sit back and make a cup of tea as soon as they arrive using the kettle and supplies provided.
The Damson pod has a double bed with complimentary linens. Two additional children or an additional adult can be accommodated on separate futon beds. The Lavender Pod is a family pod sleeping either four adults or two adults and four children with a double bed, bunks beds, and futons. The Bluebell Pod has a plush double bed and futons meaning it can accommodate three adults or two adults and two children. A travel cot for a small child can be provided. There is plenty of storage space inside both vacation rentals, and they have power points and lighting. A heater is optional.
For the convenience of guests, there is a small fridge and a toaster provided, and a highchair is available upon request. There is also an outdoor table and seating, as well as a barbecue area and a fire pit. Drinking water is available for guests next to each glamping pod. Read More
- Running water
- Double bed
- Child's bed
- Outdoor furniture
- Firewood additional charge
- Fire pit
- Kitchen equipment
- Shared Barbecue
This is an ecologically responsible glamping site that offers guests a comfortable experience while maintaining a minimal impact on the environment. The on-site bathrooms are powered by solar energy and the farm’s wind turbine to keep them heated and comfortable. Each bathroom has a full-size shower, a toilet, a sink, and a mirror, and there is also a dressing area with hair dryer and shaving facilities. Outside, there is an area for washing boots, bikes, and dogs.
There is also an info room on site that features a comfortable seating area with outdoor views. It has plenty of information about activities and events in the area, as well as walking and cycling routes, and games, books, and toys are provided. This glamping farm is also powered by high-speed Wi-Fi for the convenience of guests.
Meals can be whipped up in the on-site kitchen, which has a gas stove, a sink, and plenty of cooking and eating utensils. Basics such as salt, pepper, and oil are also provided. Guests may also enjoy hosting a barbecue in the great outdoors.
Guests have the option to book the entire glamping site, which is great for reunions and group vacations. The eco pods can accommodate up to six adults, and camping is available for up to eight additional guests. The info room can also be tailored to suit the needs of the group.
Location + Surroundings
The picturesque countryside of England cannot be matched, and this glamping farm in Ashbourne allows guests to soak in the stunning rural landscapes of Derbyshire throughout their stay. The three eco-pods have magnificent views of Carsington Water, and they are located on the edge of the Peak District, which is famous for its breathtaking natural scenery. Despite its rural setting, this glamping site is conveniently nearby Ashbourne, which is three miles away and hosts several shops, restaurants, and bars. The cities of Derby, Nottingham, and Sheffield are also nearby, so guests can visit many attractions throughout their stay. Better yet, a lovely local pub is within walking distance of these eco pod rentals. Read More
- Horseback riding on-site
- Water sports
Adults and children alike will have plenty to do during their stay at this glamping farm in Derbyshire. Guests can arrange to have a tour of the farm, as well as learn a rural skill during their stay. Conveniently, the Peak District can be reached within 15 minutes and offers several recreational activities such as cycling, horseback riding, hiking, fishing, and climbing, and there are also pleasant walking and cycling routes around the farm. Ashbourne is only a few miles away where guests can attend festivals, watch football games, or simply enjoy a meal at a friendly pub, and there is an abundance of sights and attractions in the area including Sudbury Hall, Calke Abbey, and Chatsworth House, allowing guests to soak in some British culture during their stay.
early check-in allowed additional charge
late check-out allowed additional charge
- Infants allowed Under 2 years old
- Children allowed 2-12 years old
- Pets allowed additional charge
- No smoking
- No parties
- Events allowed
- Some spaces are shared
- You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 30 days prior to check in.
The luxury pods can be reserved for a minimum of two nights outside of school holidays, a three-night weekend stay from Friday to Monday, or four nights from Monday to Friday in school holidays.
The two night weekend stays include extended departure time of up to 5 pm on Sunday.
The bluebell pod is not pet-friendly, however, the lavender and damson pods are pet-friendly.
Rates vary according to the number of days booked.
There is an additional fee for the second child staying in the damson and bluebell pods, as well as a fee for the third and fourth children staying in the lavender pod to cover the extra futon needed to accommodate these guests.
Weekend stays include extended departure time of up to 5 pm on Sunday so this property cannot accommodate Sunday arrival days. Read more