1.3 miles N of Mullion
Sleeps 6 | dog friendly
From £882 per week
Safari tent in Cornwall: Positioned in peaceful countryside, but also close to the Cornish coast, Woody offers the best of both worlds. The perfect hideaway with an abundance of earthy and Scandinavian charm.
For the lovers of rustic havens that offer a little bit of indulgence, Woody is the idyllic hideaway for you. Settled in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and positioned in a 7acre wildflower meadow, this magnificent safari tent can only be described as an extraordinary glamping experience. The Scandinavian inspired interiors give this earthy retreat plenty of character. With old meets new furnishings, fur throws, distressed timber, hide rugs, corrugated metal and even a wood-burner, this is the perfect escape, no matter the time of year.
The site itself is shared with one other safari tent (Hobie) and a quirky shipping container (Rusty). However, please note that you have complete privacy. The field in which Woody is positioned is a tranquil paradise and it doesn't stop there. In the neighbouring field there's plenty of room to run wild and free or to enjoy a picnic overlooking nothing but flowing landscapes. There is a rope swing, hammock and even a rowing boat for children to play with and while they are keeping busy, you can embrace the peace and quiet of your surroundings as you relax on your raised decking, G & T in hand as you breathe in the fresh Cornish air. Woody is a world away from the stresses and strains of reality. You'll feel a wave of relaxation flow through your body, from the very moment you arrive.
Inside, there's plenty of room for six with two bedrooms (a double and a twin), as well as a sweet cabin bed in the main living area. Sprung mattresses and quality bed linens ensure a good night's sleep, and all the practicalities are included. From soft towels to a double power socket, enamel mugs - to use inside or out - and lanterns. There's a wood-fired range, which doubles as a cooker at mealtimes and for heating in the cooler months. At the rear of the tent, you will find a wooden annexe, housing a large wet-room, a separate washroom and a storage area with a fridge.
The on-site honesty shop offers a mix of delightful treats, farm-fresh local produce and everyday essentials, including Cornish pasties, eggs, bacon and ice cream. And when you get back from the beach and are ready to cook up a feast, help yourself to some fresh herbs, from the herb boat to make your meal extra special. In the evenings you can either gather round the barbecue or get together by the nearby shared fire-pit, which has amazing views over the rugged Cornish coast. The perfect spot for a romantic dinner or a family fire pit session. There's no better way to end the day than by toasting marshmallows on the flickering flames, while admiring how the sky transform into a pastel pallet of soft summer hues, as the sun slowly begins to set.
Out and About
If you love the water, you are in for a treat! Poldu and Mullion cove are only a short drive away and the famous Kynance Cove isn't far. If you fancy a spot of surfing and want to book a lesson, then just ask the friendly owners when you arrive who are happy to provide you with all the details. Quaint fishing villages like Cadgwith Cove and Porthleven are just waiting to be discovered. You'll enjoy your days strolling along these harbours and why not pick up some fresh fish to cook on the barbecue once you return to your rustic retreat?
There are some beautiful walks to be enjoyed nearby. Penrose Estate to Porthleven is a gorgeous stretch of coastline and with a good pub to enjoy a pint at after your walk (The Ship Inn | Porthleven) it makes for a perfect day out.
Glamping at Woody is the perfect way to re-awaken your connection to nature and enjoy life's simple pleasures. Quite honestly, it's a little bit of heaven for all the family!
Open plan living-room with kitchen and dining areas. Wood-fired range and double bed. Bedroom 1 with double bed. Bedroom 2 with twin beds. Shower-room enclosure with double shower. Separate WC and wash-basin. Fridge.
Availability, reservations and pricing: £882 - £1432 per week
Bed linen and towels are included in the price. There are no extra charges for cots or high chairs where they are listed in the property description on the website.
There is a charge of £35 per pet per week or short break.
A non-refundable booking fee of £38 is payable per booking.
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