Fabulous Family Glamping. 4 extra large & luxurious safari tents with river views. Each having 3 separate bedrooms, slipper bath & outdoor shower plus 2 loos. 5 min walk to the pub.
Pour everyone a glass of something delicious and take in the most wonderful views over the fields and across the water.
Try the off grid experience - lamplit drinks & suppers. Set out a board game & share some friendly competitive banter, chatting & laughing with your people. Although off-grid we have flushing toilets, solar powered lighting & usb charging points in each tent that will keep you charged-up and lit-up. Feel the warmth, smell the aroma of the charming wood burning stove & oven. Bake the most wonderful jacket potatoes in the oven with the whistling kettle on the hot plate. Soak in your private slipper bath with steaming hot water from the wood-fired water heater. Snuggle down in glorious comfort and sleep soundly….the country air has magical powers you know!
Each insulated lodge sleeps 6 - 8 people (3 separate bedrooms plus sofa bed). Bathroom & WC, Separate washroom & WC. Private outdoor hot shower. Kitchen & Dining area. Gas hob & gas fridge plus a cooler box. Living area with two sets of bi-folding doors opening out onto the gorgeous deck where you will find seating, a coffee table and our infamous comfy swinging chair! Each lodge has its own wooden log seating, deck chairs, BBQ & Fire pit set in the grass in front of the lodges wooden steps.
Glamping The Wight Way have two secure & secluded linking meadows, each with a pair of stunning safari lodges set within lots of green space. Privately located close to the banks of River Yar halfway between Yarmouth & Freshwater - giving you stunning views to enjoy from the wooden raised deck.
- Number of Rooms / Units
|Room / Unit Type||Room / Unit Tariff*|
|Canvas Safari Lodge||from £1,095.00 to £1,450.00 per unit per week|
*We charge per lodge which sleeps up to 8 guests - take a look at our drone video!
We do not charge extra for sofa bed, linen, towels, cot, highchair or wood. Generous starter kit for kitchen, bathroom and bbq provided.
No Smoking or Vaping anywhere on site, in the tents or on the deck.
Bank Holiday Special Breaks available - 4 nights Friday to Tue excluding August bank holiday. PLUS 4 night break available over Isle of Wight Festival period - Thurs to Mon - contact us for details.
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*Prices are guide only and subject to change. Weekly tariff is on a 'prices from' basis*
Please refer to our website glampingthewightway.co.uk for the most up to date availability and booking facility.
- BBQs for visitors use - We supply one bag of lump wood charcoal to get you started. Toasted marshmallows anyone?
- Cooking facilities for guests use
- Outdoor eating area - Each canvas lodge has an outdoor dining table and benches. In addition the fire pit has large log seating. We also provide deckchairs.
Children & Infants
- Accept children (Minimum age)
- Cot(s) available - Travel cot available on request at no extra charge but please bring your own baby bed linen.
- Family Friendly, Children Welcome - Included ; Travel cot. High chair. Fireguards. Bunk beds with side safety rails. Melamine cups & plates. Large private meadow to play in. No vehicles on glampsite or in meadow. Low level coat hooks in both w.c's. Play & days out inspiration within Lodge Log Book. Family friendly cycle path, local amenities & facilities are super close.
- Highchair(s) available - Highchair available on request at no extra charge.
- Beach/Coast 20 min walking distance
- Drinking water supply
- Garden/patio for guests' use - Wide deck and steps with outdoor furniture that overlook the fields and River Yar.
- LGBT Friendly
- Linen included
- Linen provided - Bed linen and towels included other than travel cot linen.
- No smoking in dining area
- Number of Bathrooms - Bathroom with flushing WC plus separate washroom with flushing WC within tents.
- Patio/Terrace for guests use
- Pre-school children welcome (0-4yrs)
- Prior Booking Recommended
- Showers - Private Outdoor Hot Shower for each lodge as well as indoor bathrooms
- Single Sex groups welcome
- Towels available - We supply white bathroom and roller kitchen towels. Please bring your own beach towels.
- Eating Out Within Walking Distance
- Golf Course close by
- Swimming Pool close by - West Wight Sports Centre.
Parking & Transport
- Bus stop within walking distance - Bus stop at our lane entrance
- On site parking - Free private parking Guests have exclusive use of our private car park which is 300 yards along our private track from the safari tents themselves. We do not allow vehicles onto the glampsite but there is a lay-by at the entrance gate for dropping off and loading up. Secure cycle parking and dedicated standpipe.
- Secure cycle parking
- BACS Accepted
- Cheques accepted
- Midweek breaks - Mon - Friday, may not be available during school summer holidays.
- Short breaks available
- Weekend breaks - Friday to Monday, may not be available during school summer holidays.
- Countryside Setting - Views over the countryside to the river and beyond to the Downs.
- Farm - We are situated on a working farm, often horses, donkeys and sheep can be seen within fields overlooking the beautiful River Yar. No farm tours or similar.
- In countryside
Room / Unit Features
- All rooms non-smoking
- Drying Facilities in all units - We have a clothes airing rack and washing line within the rear decked enclosure.
- King sized bed some rooms - Two king sized beds per lodge, one can be split to form twin beds.
- No Smoking in Unit - Our lodges are made of canvas and wood on a wooden deck. We do not allow naked flames or smoking.
- Open Fire
- Safe in unit
- Tea and coffee making in unit - We supply a kettle, tea, coffee (both instant and ground for use with our cafetiere), hot chocolate and milk on arrival to get you started.
- Three bedrooms - Two King sized beds, one can be split into twin beds. In addition adult sized bunkbeds with long mattresses and extra head-height. Also, double sofa bed available in living area.
- Units available with real log/coal fires
- Cyclists welcome
- Marketed as green/environmentally friendly - Off-grid except for flushing loos. Wood burner stove cooking, heating and hot water (all wood included). Solar powered lighting and USB charging points. Wind-up lanterns, LED candles etc. BBQ / Kadai fire bowl Peaceful & private location on a working farm.
- Marketed to any other specialist market
- Short breaks available - Short breaks are not usually during school summer holidays.
- Special provisions for cyclists - Bike racks for 4 bikes (more if you lock bikes together). Stand pipe for cleaning muddy bikes. Easy access to Round The Island Cycle route and many family friendly cycle paths (often with pubs on the way!). Maps & inspiration within Lodge Log Book. Slipper bath for soaking weary muscles. Outdoor shower for a quick invigorating experience.
- Special provisions for walkers - Stand pipe for cleaning muddy boots. Slipper bath for soaking weary muscles. Easy footpath access from Yarmouth Car Ferry (1 mile away). Well located for many popular Isle of Wight walking routes including Tennyson Trail. Maps & inspiration within Lodge Log Book.
- Walkers Welcome
- Glamping the Wight Way Video
Map & Directions
Public Transport Directions
We are 2.1 miles from Yarmouth Ferry Terminal & town. Accessible by foot, bike or bus (NO 7). Bus stop is 400 yards away from our Glampsite. We are 6 minutes away by car, 13 mins by bike or 40 mins on foot. The bus takes 14 mins.
PARKING (multiple unit properties)
ACCESS TO ALL AREAS
BEDROOM(S) AND BATHROOM(S) - GENERAL
This information is self-assessed; therefore we accept no liability for its accuracy. Please contact the venue for further information.
- Visit Isle of Wight Award Green Star - Gold - Visit Isle Of Wight - 2019/20 2019
|Open (29 Mar 2020 - 25 Sept 2020)|
|Closed (26 Sept 2020 - 5 Apr 2021)|
* We hav fixed check-in days being Friday or Monday except for special events for bank holiday weekends.
Special 4 night long weekend breaks available over most bank holidays and over the Isle of Wight Festival.
Check-in period is 4pm to 7pm. Check-out by 10.00am.