Sunridge Treehouse, Lodge & Glamping, nr Yealmpton
is this the coolest spot to glamp it up in Devon? With a lodge, a treehouse, luxury bell tents and a cute ecopod all in residence hidden amidst the woodland, well, quite possibly, yes.
4 super-cool self-catering options in one gorgeous spot. We love Sunridge, located in the South Hams, just a short drive from South Devon’s prettiest seaside towns and beaches. Nestled among the woodland, along with its own private fishing lake, you’ll find each perfectly private sun-dappled spot in its own little clearing, away from any hustle and bustle.
First up, it’s the Lodge, a stone built barn conversion that makes for a cosy bolthole all year round. Inside, it’s contemporary, snuggly and kitted out with all you could need for a self-catering stay. Sleeping up to 5, you’ll find a double room, along with an open-plan twin on a mezzanine, plus a futon. Expect drench showers, Neff kitchen, glass-fronted log burner and underfloor heating, not to mention a cinema screen and projector. Did I forget to drop in the hot tub? I’ve been in the depths of winter, it’s the most awesome place to disconnect.
Next, the Treehouse, a pretty unique cedar-cladded quarry stone house, sleeping up to 6. Another fabulous setting, with 2 bedrooms upstairs and a ‘snuggery’ downstairs, kitted out with a 5 metre (yes 5!) cinema screen and gadgets that will keep all the family ensconced (and if it doesn’t, there’s always another hot tub to relax into with a bottle of champers!).
If you want to edge nearer to the Great Outdoors, or you’re travelling as a couple, then you may want to experience the Ecopod; it really is as cute as it sounds, with romance to boot! It’s a pod that packs a punch, with mod cons like swish kitchen and underfloor heating; but throw open the doors and you’re at one with nature (in a hot tub if you fancy, naturally!).
And finally, if you really want to channel your inner Ray Mears without compromising on the glamour, then during the warmer months, plump for a luxury bell tent. Gorgeously private, with double bed, twinkly lights and e-lec-tricity, you’ll love the experience of kipping under canvas here.
So which is it to be? Tough choice, eh?
Sunridge, Worston, Yealmpton, Devon, PL8 2LN
sunridgetreehouse.co.uk (links to all accommodation can be found here)
01752 216645 / 07817 749091
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