The Glamping Helipod

Try something new! An alternative getaway for 2 in a Converted Lynx Helicopter near Skegness.

The Quirky Tour

The Helipod has it’s cockpit in tact, and the body of the helicopter has been converted to make a compact living and sleeping space (once the futon is folded out).
The shower room and kitchenette is in a nearby room just for Helipod guests.
You can spread out in the corner decked area with BBQ, picnic bench and sofa outside your quirky glamping accommodation.

CEO Jess' visit on 15th February during The Quirky Tour 2023

Key Points

  • Unique stay in converted Lynx Helicopter located near Skegness.
  • Decking area with BBQ, picnic bench & outdoor sofa, ideal for some al-fresco dining.
  • Underfloor heating to keep you warm & cosy.
  • Bathroom and kitchen facilities are just a short stroll away.
  • Enjoy a fun day out at Lincolnshire Wildlife Park.


Converted Lynx Helicopter sleeps 2 near the seaside town of Skegness. 

Inside you can find a comfy double bed and TV with DVD player, plus a coffee table, mini fridge, kettle, crockery and cutlery. To keep you warm and cosy it benefits from underfloor heating, although it is recommended to bring extra blankets or sleeping bags during the coldest months of the year. 

Guests have access to bathroom and kitchen facilities on site, plus there is a communal games room that is shared with The Tower property as well as a washing room with washing machine and tumble dryer. When not chilling out in your helicopter bed you can enjoy dining al fresco on your picnic bench, taking in the fresh sea air. Alternatively light the fire pit and relax with some yummy toasted marshmallows. Be sure to bring extra blankets with you for those chilly nights. 

Please note, the bathroom & kitchen are not heated so please bring some extra layers to keep warm if visiting during Winter. 

Locally you can enjoy many walks around the nearby marshes, so be sure to  bring your binoculars if you are a keen bird watcher. If you prefer larger animals then the Lincolnshire Wildlife Park is home to 10 gorgeous tigers! Alternatively visit the seaside resort of Skegness and take your luck at the amusements on the pier or enjoy a stroll in the rolling hills of the Lincolnshire Wolds. 

There is garden with BBQ for the Helipod, chimenea and Wifi.

Children welcome.

Single night stays permitted Monday - Thursday with a minimum 2 night stay on a Friday. 

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Room Types








 Heating - underfloor


 Ironing board

 Tumble dryer

 Washing machine




 Dining area

 Seating area

Nearby (within 5 miles)


 Country walks

 Pub / Bar





 Games room





Nearest Airport/s

Humberside / Doncaster Sheffield

Content updated on 7th March 2023 by Louise Catterall, Content Editor at QuirkyAccom in collaboration with Diana Fryer from The Glamping Helipod