Glamping with hot tubs in Lake District

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The Lake District, in Cumbria county, is a popular destination in northern England for its National Park with stunning lakes, hidden valleys, and picturesque villages.

Whether you take part in a lake cruise on Windermere or follow the Beatrix Potter trail at Hill Top, there’s a diverse range of activities here for everyone to enjoy.

Read on to find your next glamorous camping accommodation to base your visit to Lake District.

Top 3 Glamping with Hot Tubs in Lake District

Honey Bee Shepherd's Hut

This 1 bedroom shepherd hut is hidden away in the woodland for a comfortable and elite camping experience near Lake District.

It is a quiet retreat with underfloor heating, a well-appointed kitchenette, and a shower room with a walk-in shower. You have a hot tub and garden furniture on the enclosed patio.

Why to choose it: The hut is a short stroll from Hawkshead village’s shops, pubs, and eateries, including the Michelin-starred Old Stamp House. 

Nearby, Grizedale Forest offers hiking and cycling, and Go Ape provides ziplining. 

Top attractions include Lake Windermere, the Lakes Aquarium, and Kendal Castle.

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Gillcumber Glamping Pods

Ideally located in Kirkby Stephen in Cumbria, we have Gillcumber Glamping Pods boasting some stunning views.

This luxury lodge in Lake District is a perfect base to explore the area, featuring a patio with garden views, a kitchenette and a double bed.

A hot tub is on the outside patio with a privileged garden view. 

Why to choose it: In the vicinity, one can indulge in outdoor activities such as cycling and hiking.

The area is in proximity to a plethora of tourist attractions, including Brough Castle, High and Low Dolphin Seat, Blackton Reservoir Nature Reserve and Tebay Park.

Additionally, there are local pubs and eateries situated nearby, providing an excellent opportunity to relish the local cuisine and beverages.

Inglewood Shepherd's Huts

Nestled in the heart of the Eden Valley with stunning views across the Pennines, Inglewood Shepherd’s Huts is perfect for a family holiday or romantic retreat. 

The spacious open space huts have a fully equipped kitchen, a bathroom, a king size bed and a sofa bed. Outside in the accommodation’s front is a hot tub with stunning mountain views and a barbecue.

Plenty of space for outdoor activities is offered in the surroundings.

Why to choose it: As per guest reviews, this glamping with hot tub is highly rated for its cleanliness, comfort, and privacy.

It offers stunning views of the Pennines, and guests can enjoy nearby walking routes or explore nearby attractions such as Edenhall and Langwathby Sports Field, Village Green, Milton Street Playing Field, Coronation Garden, Thacka Beck Nature Reserve, and more.

Next on our list is a beautifully-presented all-ground-floor lodge with hot tub resting in Llangurig, Wales.

Sycamore Lodge provides its guests with 2 bedrooms, one of them with a king-size bed with an en-suite shower. There is also an open-plan living space with a kitchen, dining, and sitting area with an electric woodburning-effect fire.

The decking with furniture and a sunken hot tub will give you a cozy feeling and amazing views of the outstanding natural beauty. 

Full List of Glamping with Hot Tubs in Lake District

Orchard Hideaways

Set in a restored ancient orchard in Penrith, there is Orchard Hideaways, a lovely campsite for a glamping experience in Lake District.

The glamping pods can accommodate up to four people. The campsite has a BBQ pod, a sauna, a hot tub and a children’s playground.

Why to choose it: The nearby village offers plenty of pubs, shops and outdoor sports and only 5 minutes by car.

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The Blencathra Box

Situated on a working farm, The Blencathra Box is an alternative glamping experience.

In a secluded site with beautiful unspoiled views, the holiday residence has a double bed, a kitchenette and a luxurious bathroom.

In the enclosed garden, there is a hot tub and outside seating.

Why to choose it: A glamping with hot tub with a great value for money. Guests love this place for its tranquilly, clean and modern design. Nearby you will find great food, drinks and hiking trails.

Dka Lodge

Moving on, we encounter Dka Lodge in the Hesket caravan park.

These three bedrooms caravan include a patio and fireplace to offer a welcoming place to rest after a day out of walking and exploring the Lake District.

Inside there is all the comfort of a home with a fully equipped kitchen, a living room and a dining table. For an additional charge, you can soak in the park’s hot tub

Why to choose it: the place is spotless according to guest reviews. Nearby you’ll find restaurants and cafes. Some points of interest include Ainstable, Village Green, Keenan Park, Thacka Beck Nature Reserve, Carlisle Castle.


Moving on with our list of hot tub glamping sites, here is Buttercup, a charming shepherd hut in Torver.

It is a little hut with a double bed, an equipped kitchenette, and a private bathroom. An authentic Kirami wood-fired hot tub characterised the outside enclosed garden.

Thanks to its central location, you can reach a variety of pubs and restaurants on foot.

West Point Woods

If you are looking for an easy glamping with hot tubs, you will want to check out West Point Woods pods in Barrow in Furness

They are well equipped with all the amenities you may look for in your glamping stay.

This superior glamping experience is the perfect place for kite surfers, swimmers, and fishermen. The adjacent beach allows dogs and water sports lovers.

Langtonbury Romantic

Settled in a rural zone, Langtonbury Romantic is a Romany caravan by the river.

Featuring a wood-fired hot tub along with the seating/BBQ area on the bank next to the river, the Bowtop caravan includes a full-size double bed, an adjacent bathroom, and a small kitchenette.

In the vicinity of this glamping campsite with a hot tub in the Lake District, you can cycle or walk one of the many paths.


The Cottage offers a tranquil space in the untouched countryside on a working farm in the northern Lake District.

Featuring an outside patio, the self-catering cottage has a kitchenette, a double bed, and a seating area. On the deck, there is some outdoor furniture and a hot tub.

Why to choose it: this cottage is mile away from Threlkeld village with its local pubs, cricket pavilion, and golf course. It has easy access to local attractions, including Derwent Pencil Museum, Hayes Garden World Ambleside and Lodore Falls.

Parkknott Retreat suites

We present some glamping with hot tubs in Parkknott Retreat in Askam in Furness.

This park offers modern and luxurious studios for a glamping retreat with a double, a seating area, a well-fitted kitchenette and a private bathroom. A hot tub is available in the secluded garden of the cabin.

Why to choose it: Very quiet location and only 850 m walk from the beach and local stores. Fallowfield Park, Laurel & Hardy Museum and Back Giraffe Field are some of the top local attractions you can see.

Neddy Cut

Neddy Cut is a luxurious detached cottage in the Lake District, and it gives an excellent base for your well-earned vacation.

Two super king-size double bedrooms characterise the home with en-suite shower rooms and a twin bedroom with an en-suite bathroom accommodating up to 6 people and one infant. On the outside, the property includes a sitting area and a hot tub.

Why to choose it: Some of the top attractions in and nearby are Lakes Aquarium, Lake Windermere, Roudsea Wood and Mosses National Nature Reserve, Cox’s Corner and many more.

It is possible to explore by cycling, and some of the activities found in the area are fishing and golfing.

Low Longlands

In the charming village of Cartmel, near the quaint seaside town of Grange-Over-Sands, we found Low Longlands.

It is a modern glamping with hot tub and an open space plan, a kitchenette, a double bed, and a private shower room. On the elevated decked terrace are a hot tub and some outdoor seating to enjoy the peace and calm of the natural surroundings. 

Why to choose it: close to the beach and popular points of interest not far from the site, like The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, Lakeland Motor Museum, Lakes Aquarium and Laurel and Hardy Museum.

Sunset Beach Cabin

This beach cabin boasts an unspoiled sea view on the edge of the Lake District National Park.

This two-bedroom self-catering beach cabin has a kitchen, a corner sofa and a full bathroom. A hot tub on the elevated terrace offers stunning views over the beach and sea.

Why to choose it: Five minutes away from the residence, fabulous coastal walks, woodland rambles, and mountain hikes exist.


Located in Threlkeld Quarry, this hot tub cottage in Cumbria boasts spectacular views across Blencathra.

The Cottage is a modern glamping cabin with a kitchenette, a king-size bed, and a  wet room with a rainfall shower. Out of the house, you have a private patio with seating, a fire pit/BBQ, and a wood-fired hot tub.

Why to choose it: the nearby village has plenty of pubs for a meal and a long footpath and cycleway. Near point of interest are Catbells Lakeland Walk, Wastwater Alpaca Trekking, Canvey Island Seafront.

Pod 3

Set in Gosforth, we found a glamorous camping pod with Pod 3.

The open space one-bedroom pod has a kitchenette, a double bed, and a private bathroom. Also, the property offers its guests a hot tub and BBQ facilities for maximum relaxation.

Why to choose it: The perfect place to watch a shooting star from the hot tub beacause  of light pollution. 

Some leisure activities in the area are horse riding, fishing and visiting the nearby Muncaster Castle, Beck Edge Garden, High Leys National Nature Reserve, St Beghs Priory Church Park.


  • Are there any pet-friendly glamping sites in Lake District?

    Yes, there are pet-friendly glamping with hot tub in Lake District. You can check out the lists above for some options, but always contact the property owner for certainty. Keep in mind that your pet might be at an extra charge.

  • How can I book a glamping site with a hot tub in Lake District?

    To book your chosen glamping with a hot tub that best fits your needs, you will simply have to click on the More information tab and be directly connected to the accommodation booking page.

  • Is it possible to park at the campsite?

    Almost every glamping spot in Lake District offers free available parking on site for at least one vehicle. However, it is always best to contact the property in advance to see the availability.

  • Why do people choose glamping in the Lake District?

    Lake District is a popular location for glamping due to its spectacular scenery and wildlife. It is a perfect option for people looking for outdoor adventures or a quiet break in a rural setting.