Ardennes – The best location for outdoor activitiesThe Ardennes are a hilly and densely wooded region in the east of Belgium along the German and Luxembourg border. The region is famous for its authentic villages! There are endless options in outdoor recreation ranging from walking to mountain biking and from fly fishing to canoeing.
Take to the high land and take in the views
The highest part of the Ardennes is grouped around the ‘Signal of Botrange’, a 694 metres high hill just north of the river Ourthe. It’s surrounded by several others hills of over 500 metres in height that offer excellent mountain bike and horse riding trails. It also has a very diverse habitat for rare animals like beavers. They live in the many small streams and rivers that meander through the valleys.
A mountain bike mecca amongst lovely towns
In the central part of the Ardennes you’ll find several characteristic and charming little towns! Bastogne, Durbuy, La Roche en Ardennes and Houffalize boasts a nice selection of cosy bars and restaurants. Houffalize is the mecca for mountain bike enthusiast with its world championships trail whilst Bastogne is renowned as the linchpin in the Second World War battle of the Bulges.
Many attractions to visit in the area
There are other major attractions in the region besides walking and biking. The famous caves in Han , Hotton, Remouchamps and Goyet have been a touristic attraction for over 250 years. It offers a magnificent insight in the underground world. The picturesque rivers and streams offer fly fishing, rafting and canoeing like the Aisne, Ourthe and Amblève. If the weather isn’t working with you there are lovely castles and abbeys to visit in Orval, Stavelot, Namur and Franchimont amongst others. Book your family holiday at an Ardennes Feather Down farm today.
Enjoy a family holiday in the Black Forest, Germany
The Black Forest is a beautiful location, and the perfect place for a family holiday. As the largest forest in Germany, this destination boasts incredible slopes with awe-inspiring mountain views. Deep valleys, verdant evergreen forests and serene and idyllic lakes all add to this destination’s charm.
The natural surroundings of the Black Forest offer a welcome retreat
Whether you’re looking for a quiet getaway or you plan on engaging in outdoor activities, you’ll find this destination is an excellent choice for a family holiday. This magical, mysterious location is home to a selection of traditional scenic towns and villages, like Baden Baden, situated in the Northern regions of the forest. A famous spa town, Baden Baden offers therapeutic treatments and the ultimate in rest and relaxation.
Lengthy trails for bikers and hikers on South Germany holidays
Bikers and hikers will enjoy the long trails. The three main trails in the forest are Mittelweg, Ostweg and Westweg. These long distance trails run from the north of the forest, to the southern regions, and feature breath-taking views. You can get to the mountain ranges from the trails too, to continue hiking, or partake in skiing activities.
Triberger waterfalls lakes and rivers
At Triberger you’ll see the largest waterfall in Germany. This waterfall has seven tiered falls, and its fresh, clear waters are supplied by the Gutach River.
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Experience modern camping on a farm in the Achterhoek!
With Feather Down Farms, you can book the ideal family glamping holiday throughout the Netherlands and abroad. Glamping is a contemporary way of camping in a tent that is equipped with all modern conveniences. Plus, you can fully enjoy the rural life on a farm in the countryside!
Feel at one with nature in the Achterhoek!
A family vacation in the grounds of a real working farm, gives you in a fun way a glimpse of life as it is happening in the country. The farms in the Netherlands are always located in a beautiful natural place or in a protected area. Of course with the appeal to let you breathe a sigh of relief and relax!
Enjoyable camping in a beautiful part of the Netherlands!
The Achterhoek is a prime area on the far east of the Netherlands where natural and agricultural areas are especially attractive. You will see land with the past still showing, and picturesque villages with a rich history, in county where many authentic farms determine the view. On your your glamping holiday, you will be able to take in the open-air museum Erve Kots in Lievelde, to see how the residents of Saxon farms used to live along with the cattle lived under one roof. Visit the Castle in Borculo have a taste of the past in a special Dutch environment!
A unique family holiday celebration with Feather Down
A vacation with Feather Down Farms is always a party for the whole family. Book today, via the website, the perfect weekend or an entire vacation!
Book now to ensure your Surrey glamping farm holiday
It only takes a few clicks to secure your Surrey glamping getaway. Start looking forward to a family holiday in one of the loveliest areas of the UK. Spaces fill up quickly, so book early for the best selection. Once booked, you will have 2 weeks to complete the process and lock in your countryside escape.
May holidays in Surrey
Spring is a wonderful time to visit this area of the UK, and to take in its natural beauty. Long sunny spells mean hours of fun outdoors! The air will be fresh enough for you to enjoy huddling ’round the wood-burning stove. You’ll be right in the thick of the changing seasons, as flowers flourish and baby animals are born.
Soak up the sunshine and spend your days on long walks through rolling fields, and you’ll see why this is one of the UK’s best loved counties. Visit the medieval castle Farnham or Epsom Derby in June, only 30 minutes’ drive from the farms. Or, just while away peaceful summer days on the farm site, listening to bird calls and the sound of your children playing.
Feather Down comfort
From the comfort, cosy and spacious tents, you can live as part of the landscape – enjoying the sights and sounds of the country. Up to 5 adults and one child (up to 12 years) can sleep in each tent comfortably, allowing families to stay all together. Book with Feather Down for an inspiring family holiday.
Suffolk glamping holidays on the farm
Suffolk glamping is the way to get back to nature while staying in the comfort of luxury accommodation. Peaceful, beautiful Suffolk provides the perfect backdrop to a glamping getaway. A picturesque setting and a luxury tent make for an exciting new holiday experience.
Explore beautiful Suffolk
This county benefits from varied landscapes, from beaches along the long coastline to rugged heaths and valleys. With pretty villages, medieval churches and ruins, animal parks, horse riding and much more, there is plenty to discover in the area on your Suffolk glamping holiday. Food and music festivals throughout the year means there is usually an exciting local event going on.
Escape the city for pure relaxation
Trade the city for the farm and embrace the countryside way of life. Lazy days relaxing in fresh country air are a welcome change from busy everyday life. Children can learn about how people make a living from the land, and perhaps even help out with the animals. There’s so much more to Fearther Down holidays than just the chance to relax – though of course, that’s important too!
A real family holiday
A real holiday is one where you can relax in peace and quiet without interruptions or any hectic activity in some of the prettiest parts of the UK. Feather Down’s Suffolk glamping will look after your creature comforts while letting nature up close in a beautiful area of countryside. Go glamping for a holiday the whole family will enjoy and do what you want, when you want and all at your own pace.
Glamping holiday in South Wales
Book as soon as possible to ensure a wonderful family glamping holiday in beautiful South Wales. Our South Wales location, Cwmberach Uchaf, is situated within the Brecon Beacons, and boasts absolutely stunning views.
May bank holidays in South Wales
As winter gives way to spring, South Wales really comes into its own. Enjoy exploring the pastoral hills of the region, immortalised by William Wordsworth in his poetry. The change of the seasons brings new life to the landscape in the form of lush greenery and the soft calls of newborn animals.
Summertime in the country on a South Wales glamping holiday
Kick back and bask in the sunshine among the sheep and flowing fields of oats and barley. While in Wales, don’t miss some of best beaches the UK has to offer. Try your hand at surfing, go for a paddle, or just luxuriate in the feeling of the sand between your toes. Swansea, Cardiff, and Newport are all within an hour’s drive of our farm.
Feather Down on the land
Live in harmony with the flora and fauna of this lovely region in tents that are cosy yet spacious, and fun for the whole family to enjoy. A South Wales glamping vacation is the perfect family getaway. Make sure to book it today!
Explore the outdoor scenes of North Wales with Feather Down
For those who love to explore the great outdoors, a North Wales glamping family holiday will create memories to last a lifetime. All field accommodation is modern and cosy, so you can get back to nature without sacrificing comfort. With unrivalled views across valley and peak, people visiting this part of the country really do feel on top of the world.
North Wales luxury farm camping
The rugged national park of Snowdonia is the UK’s foremost area of outstanding natural beauty. Be sure to climb up Mount Snowdon – it can be accomplished in a day. If you are glamping nearby, the hike is an ideal activity for a family holiday. Active pensioners should have no worries on the gentler ascent while lively children can charge around to their hearts’ content.
Popular excursions for the whole family
The rugged terrain of Gwnedd, Conwy and Ynys Môn is absolutely breathtaking. It serves as everything from an inspiration for budding artists or poets to a vast playground for the adventurous. You’ll feel a world away from city life, but the location remains easy to get to, especially when travelling as a family. Popular days out during a family holiday include crazy golf, the Ffestiniog narrow gauge railway, and the charming curiosity of an Anglesey village called Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch. Visit North Wales from your luxury camping Feather Down tent. Plan a wonderful family holiday that you will never forget!
Lake District glamping – your perfect family holiday
Spend time with the kids in the beautiful English countryside around the lakes by booking a Lake District glamping experience. Pre-booking your holiday is essential if you want to beat the rush for the best onsite farm accommodation.
Enjoy dramatic Lake District glamping scenery
Step into this spectacular National Park and you will see why it is such an enduring destination for UK holidaymakers. Framed by lakes and mountains, it’s a wonderful opportunity to wander through untouched farmland along isolated paths. All while you breathe in the fresh mountain air and feel the mountain breeze.
Fun for all the family
This unspoiled area offers a slow pace of life, which means you can really enjoy a relaxed family holiday. Dotted with quaint villages, traditional English pubs and wide expanses of water that shimmer like great glass mirrors, there are plenty of attractions that can be enjoyed by the whole family. Lazy days boating on Lake Coniston can be topped off with lunch at Windermere and a memorable family walk on the fens.
Spend your family holiday glamping at Lake District Farm
Locatd within the Lake District National Park, you can experience true rural isolation and a little taste of heaven. There’s a network of walks starting right from your doorstep. Peaceful beaches at the Solway Firth, and the beautiful lakes such as Ullswater, Derwentwater, and Bassenthwaite. The market town of Keswick isn’t far if you want to pop back to civilisation, but at Lake District Farm you might just want to retreat into nature completely.
A rich slice of rural English life is served up almost every week in the area from June to September in the form of agricultural shows. You might even see John there with his prize livestock, as he’s a regular trophy winner. Lake District Farm Farm is also a short stroll from the charming village of Hesket Newmarket. It boasts a lovely children’s play area, the Hesket Newmarket Brewery Cooperative, and the very popular Old Crown Pub.
A glamping holiday in Cotswolds
The Cotswolds is a special area of the UK, and perfect for a family break with a difference. Quintessential English villages, rolling hills and historic castles and country houses are just some of the delights that await you here. Take a look at our Cotswolds luxury farm camping locations below, and start planning a family holiday you’ll never forget.
Luxury farm camping in Cotswolds
The Cotswolds is full of pretty villages built from the natural honey limestone that dominates the region. There’s eclectic mix of antique shops, boutiques and cosy cafes to be found in each, so it’s easy to lose a few happy hours wandering around. Pay a visit to Cirencester, a picturesque town that boasts both an indoor and outdoor market, as well as beautiful architecture. Visit Bourton on Water, known as the ‘Venice of the Cotswolds’ due to the River Windrush which flows through it.
Authentic family fun
Families of all shapes and sizes will find excitement galore in the Cotswolds. Get up close and personal to animals at Cotswold Wildlife Park, or step back in time at Sudeley Castle. The seemingly endless country lanes make this area perfect for long walks or cycle rides. So be sure to head out and get exploring! For even more outdoor fun, don’t miss Cotswold Water Park, where you can try windsurfing, fishing, and even paintballing.
Of course, a holiday here doesn’t have to be all action, all the time. Why not unwind in a cafe with a traditional cream tea, and watch the world go by? Alternatively, relax and drink in the beauty of the Cotswolds from the comfort of your tent. Book your Cotswolds glamping holiday now, and get ready for an adventure which you and your family will never forget.
A glamping holiday in Cotswolds
Hidcote Manor Farm is easily accessible from both London and Birmingham, and lovers of the Cotswolds will find the farm irresistible. The tents are a stone’s throw from the honey-coloured limestone hamlet that clusters around the gorgeous National Trust gardens of Hidcote Manor. This picturesque farm is a haven for wildlife, with bird plots that are host to skylarks, lapwings, and finches. There are badger setts around the farm and their inhabitants can be glimpsed in the summer evenings if you’re quiet enough!