Devon’s Very Own Eco–House
Nestled down in the farms historic Quarry, staying in our one of our Quarry Pods – our beautiful little Eco–Houses in Devon is a truly magical experience. It offers the perfect combination: living close to nature, without compromising on the luxuries (glamping=luxury) you would dream of for a perfect Green Holiday. The roomy Devon camping pods, are all fully insulated and carpeted ready for your own sleeping equipment or you can hire one of our comfortable “Sleep Packs” . Each pod also has its own electric heater and lighting, this is luxurious Eco Living!
Camping Pods Perfect for an Eco Honeymoon or Family Holiday
We have five Quarry Pods (two sleeping two and three sleeping four). Providing a unique family holiday or honeymoon destination. Each pod is centred in a horse shoe shape in the old quarry with it’s deck leading out onto a large central area, with table and seating. This really is glamping in the 21st century.
Eco–Houses in Devon ; Ideal For Groups
The layout of our glamping pods in Devon – within the old quarry make it perfect for groups of family and friends to get together, ideal also for stargazing holidays in Devon (with the dark north Devon sky’s) , Motorcycle and car clubs
Glamping in Devon
Setting our Quarry Pods apart from other glamping experiences in Devon are the bathrooms – each pod has its own private hotel standard bathroom situated nearby. Hot showers and heated – that’s a first for camping. You can leave your towels and wash gear in your own locked bathroom and don’t have to drag it “to and fro”.
Glamping With the Finest Facilities
In addition to the wonderful Devon Camping pod – Eco – Houses, you also have a covered communal area (with seating) an upper woodland seated area, Information point (in old Phone kiosk), washing machine an twin sink washing up area, also a covered communal area – and new for this year a “Rainy Day Room”(opening May 2014) – open for those days when the weather is less than favourable with comfy sofas and tables – the ideal place to unwind.
Devon Nature Holidays
For those who have an interest in the natural environment Quarry Pods is an ideal base. Set on an historic Devon farm, we have created woodland walks through 23 acres of our young native woodland plantation with a wildlife pond – we can loan out pond dipping equipment. We also undertake educational farm walks on a Tuesday where you can visit Dunsdon’s traditional hay meadow site; and possibly see some of the wildlife that is unique to this beautiful area.
We are also fortunate to have nesting/roosting barn owls viewable on our owlcams and can often be spotted flying low across the fields at dawn and dusk.
A Perfect Glamping Holiday
For your perfect Glamping Holiday in style, our camping pods are spacious and cosy. They come as a blank canvas for you to make as you want, or equipped with everything you need for a self-catering family holiday or romantic break, with the hire of our “Sleep and Cooking Packs” and each pod has its own coolbox: each has its own electric heater , making them wonderfully toasty, even on cooler days, and a warm and cosy place after a day on the beach or on the moors.