Luxury Camping Safari Tent in a Peaceful Woodland Setting near Crawley, EnglandBalcombe, England (United Kingdom)
Luxury Camping Safari Tent in a Peaceful Woodland Setting near Crawley, England
"We booked for a hen do and all had an amazing time. The tents were comfy with everything we needed and using both tents meant we didn't need to worry…"
This luxury camping safari tent is located near Crawley, England, and can accommodate six guests for a getaway to the great outdoors in a peaceful woodland setting. Featuring a variety of modern amenities that allow guests to reconnect to nature without having to sacrifice home comforts, the tent contains two bedrooms, one full bathroom, a living/dining area, and a fully-equipped kitchen.
Guests will find a full-size bed in the first bedroom and a set of twin-over-twin bunk beds in the second bedroom. All of the beds come replete with high-quality mattresses and bedding. There is also a full-size sofa bed in the living/dining room, which is additionally furnished with a rustic wooden dining table that can seat six guests. The fully-equipped kitchen comes with a gas hob, a sink with hot and cold running water, a fridge with a freezer compartment, and a set of crockery, cutlery, and utensils.
In the bathroom, guests will find a flushing toilet, a sink, a shower, and a heated towel rack. Towels and toiletries are provided. Other amenities include Wi-Fi, electric lights, power outlets, books, games, and a welcome pack of tea, coffee, and hot chocolate.
Outside, guests will find a charmingly-lit covered porch with seating, a picnic table, a barbecue grill, and a fire pit.
Inside the safari tent, guests will find a variety of amenities that one would normally associate with home, rather than camping, thus fully earning the distinction of "glamping." These include Wi-Fi, electricity, hot and cold running water, a fully-equipped kitchen, a dining table, a sofa that converts into a full-size bed, a full ensuite bathroom that is equipped with a shower and a heated towel rail, and two separate bedrooms that contain real beds replete with high-quality mattresses and bedding.
Outside, guests will find a covered porch with seating, a picnic table, a barbecue grill, and a fire pit. A basket of logs for the fire pit and a welcome pack of tea, coffee, and hot chocolate are provided courtesy of the host.
- Shared Barbecue
- Linens and pillows
- Fire pit
Infants allowed Under 2 years old
Children allowed 2-12 years old
Some spaces are shared
Be kind to the environment and take care of the surroundings.
Location & Surroundings
Balcombe, England (United Kingdom)
Detailed location provided after booking
- Winter sports
- Water sports
- Horseback riding
- Stand-up paddleboarding
- Wildlife watching
Guests will find ample opportunities for outdoor recreation and reconnection to nature during their getaway to this glamping site. With more than 1,200 miles of footpaths winding through the surrounding High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), guests will have ample options for hiking and biking through the area's bucolic woodlands, heathlands, and farmlands.
While exploring these footpaths, guests will have many chances to do a spot of birdwatching and wildlife viewing. Guests may encounter rabbits, deer, and a variety of birds in the surrounding woods. For more birdwatching, they can head to nearby Ashdown Forest, the heathlands of which provide ecologically crucial habitats to abundant species of birds. To see wildlife in a more controlled, up-close setting, guests can visit the Tilgate Nature Centre, which is home to more than 100 species of birds and mammals.
The nature center is located at Tilgate Park, where guests will also find the Tree Top Adventure course and Tilgate Lake. At the former, guests can test their mettle on zip lines, Tarzan swings, and canopy bridges. On the latter, they can go swimming, fishing, canoeing, stand-up paddleboarding, rowing, and kayaking. For more water-based recreation, guests can head to Ardingly Reservoir, where they can go sailing, windsurfing, canoeing, powerboating, and fishing for fish such as perch, carp, and pike.