STAYING in a bell tent
, yurt or tipi is becoming a really popular way to holiday as a family.
COSY UP: Stay in a stylish safari tent or bell tent
at Manor Farm Glamping on the banks of the River Isbourne, in the village of Aston Somerville, near Broadway.
Met by Colonels Fiaschi and McCormick and an escort with lanterns, we marched to the strain of bagpipes, (an orderly) two miles in the dark over a dusty and stony track to our tents pitched in two rows on the side of the harbour, two sisters to a bell tent
First up is Arnold's Big Adventure, set in a bell tent
with shadow puppetry and original music, on Sunday, September 13.
The bonus of staying here is that each bell tent
has a private sheltered kitchen packed with all the essentials including a grill, BBQ, gas hob and even a table and seating.
You can stay in a bell tent
, tipi or yurt at Indigo Camping from PS139pp.
This year a four-man bell tent
started at PS330 while a fourperson yurt was PS480.
I got a bell tent
from a business in England and take it to Lopez Island each summer.
As we got to know them better it turned out that they had a bell tent
at an exotic sounding faraway place called Holt Fleet, and more to the point they had offered to take me with them on a two-week holiday there.
Book one of the Bunkhouse wooden cabins, have a bell tent
ready on arrival, or simply pitch your own tent or take your camper van.
ose wishing to stay overnight can hire a spacious and fully furnished bell tent
complete with beds, rugs and sheepskins for a cosy night's sleep.
Harking back to camping days of old but with modern waterproofing, choose a Harlequin Bell Tent
with zipped in ground sheet from PS559.