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woodland tent
Set in woodland near Stamford Bridge is a stylish campground with glamping options for families, weddings and groups. Closed in winter
North Yorkshire, England

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25% discount for couples

10% discount for Early Birds when booking 20 or more weeks before your visit

“Britain’s finest camping experience”. Janey Lee Grace, Radio 2 DJ, best selling author.

Eco-chic boutique camping available from MARCH until DECEMBER in beautiful 200-acre woodland – super stylish deluxe canvas lodges, complete with four-poster beds, fridges and woodburners…You can sleep 6 in a Deluxe Lodge, and 6 in a Luxury lodge.

The multi award-winning camp was set up by design couple Carolyn and Christian Van Outersterp who’d previously masterminded London’s stylish restaurant bar and discreet celebrity hang out CVO Firevault. Jollydays is the culmination of the Van Outersterps 15 year dream to combine a love of camping and chic hotels – it’s an extension of their simplified lifestyle – beautiful surrounding, great food and socialising around a roaring log fire. For the kids, it’s heaven on earth (even those addicted to their Playstations).

“Fantastic, brilliant… I feel like the favourite son of a Bedouin prince – it’s amazing”.
Alexander Armstrong, Comedian and TV Presenter

This is a unique British Camp with a lovely communal feel – a tea tent and campfire area at its heart and the camp appeals to families, couples and groups. The Van Outersterps can provide delicious food, delivered straight to your tent and can point you in the right direction for activities to do on site – from archery and bushcraft to Polo and champagne picnics.

Jollydays is ideally situated 10 miles from York city centre (less than 2 hours from Kings Cross), close to the Yorkshire Wolds, an area of outstanding natural beauty and the Moors National Park. The stunning Heritage Coast is less than an hour’s drive and quaint market towns abound.

Seven deluxe tented lodges, which sleep 6, have four-poster beds, hot shower, loo, fully equipped kitchen with fridge, woodburner, chandelier and funkily kitted out with “Mid Century” furniture and canopied outside eating area.

Eight luxury tented lodges, which sleep 6m have four-poster bed, hot shower, loo, fully equipped kitchen (cool box), woodburner all in a shabby chic style with painted furniture and vintage floral fabrics.

Woodcutter Huts can sleep 4.

All bedding is included, as are towels for all the lodges. Tents are on a raised wooden base and have their own BBQs and picnic benches. Firewood, firelighters, kindling, tea lights and paraffin lanterns are included in the price for allocated time of your stay, making this camp exceptional value. There is a communal campfire and a range of tripods and pots to borrow. The honesty tea tent, full of homemade goodies, is open all hours. Communal clay ovens may also be used.

Bike hire is available. 10% of net profits are given to educational and environmental causes. Minimal electricity is used (only 10kw) and they have their own reed bed and biodigester on site. Jollydays is a holder of the gold award from the Green Tourism Business Scheme.

Tariff from £320 per Lodge Tent - 2 nights midweek. Weekly stays from £650 depending on which accommodation and time of year.

Tariff from £295 per Woodcutter Huts - 2 night midweek. Weekly stays from £550 depending on which accommodation and time of year.

The site is open from mid-March until 31 December. 2-night minimum stay. Weekly stays from Monday or Friday. 3 night weekends during the school holidays and bank holidays.

Please click the Website link above for instant availability and price or get in touch through the Booking Enquiry link.

Room Types:

  • Double
  • Family Rooms (2 Adults / 2 Kids)
  • Accommodation for 5+
  • Triple
  • Quad


  • Medium £85-£220

Nearest Airport: Leeds/Bradford


  • Car parking
  • Family friendly
  • Extra Activities
twin beds under canvas
lanterns and cushions
the great outdoors
Luxury Lodge tent
Woodland tent
wood burner in the Woodcutters Hut
glamping in woodland
twilight in the woods
glimpse through the trees
Woodland tent welcome.
Woodland tent interior
Luxury Lodge tent
woodland setting
kitchen shot
double bedroom in Woodcutters Hut
double bed in lodge tent
lodge tent sleeps up to 6