Faq

Am I able to book Pods online?

We have an online calendar and booking facility where you are able to book your Pod online at, payment can be made by credit /debit card, Paypal, cheque in the post or bank transfer.

Am I permitted to smoke at Quarry Pods ?

No, I am afraid the only area you are permitted to smoke is in the parking area, this is the only area we deem is safe from both a health and safety point of view for both the farm and other guests.
Galvanised buckets with sand are placed for disposal of cigarettes, within this area.

Are Dogs Allowed ?

We are happy to accept dogs at Quarry Pods, and have one of our Supa/Family Pods (The Hive – one well behaved dog only) available. We make a small additional charge of £10.00 per stay for the dog.
With lots of great walking on and off the farm, this really is a dog friendly campsite in Devon.

Are pods insulated?

Our Devon camping Pods are as warm in winter as in the summer, thanks to the Cumbrian sheep’s wool inside the walls and an insulated floor, they are also cool in summer with a special foil layer under the roof.

Are the pods heated?

Yes all pods are provided with a small electric heater.

Are there any light inside?

Each of our camping pods have electricity and are supplied either with a small lamp or LED down lighting.

Are they secure?

All Pods have lockable french doors. We will supply a key for the Pod and the bathrooms (free of charge), but we will require a credit card number at the time of booking confirmation (which is only chargeable in the event of loss of keys or damage).

Are we able to book a group glamping in Devon

Yes we do accept groups at Quarry Pods, which are ideal for family and club meets. Please enquire if you are looking to arrange a group booking – Rest assured that Quarry Pods is a luxury campsite in Devon.

Are we able to cook inside the Pod ?

Cooking and naked flames are not permitted inside the Pods due to health and safety – to be fair you would not want your pod smelling of a “Fry Up” – so please leave it as you found it. Each Pod has its own part covered decking area where most people chooses to cook on camping stoves, or at the covered communal barbecue, close by.

Are your Quarry camping pods suitable for Glamping?

We like to think of our Quarry Pods, more as cool comfortable camping, rather than glamping, but call them what you like you’ll have a wonderful holiday in a natural setting.

Are your Quarry Pods suitable for a family Glamping weekend in Devon?

Our pods are comfortable, clean and warm and have the added benefit of their own private bathroom in a separate block close by, so they are ideal for families looking for Glamping weekends in Devon.

Are your Quarry Pods suitable for business travellers – Glamping in Devon sounds fun

Yes we have a number of business travellers who stay with us on a fairly regular basis – they find the peaceful location is ideal to switch off when they have finished their work – as they say “Glamping in Devon is Fun”

Do I need a sleeping bag ?

Each of our camping pods is carpeted. Some guests bring their own sleeping bag and mat, and for those who do not have their own sleeping bags, you can pre-book one of our Sleeping Packs, which includes an inflatable Aero bed (double or single), duvet and pillow.

Do the camping pods have an electricity supply?

All of our camping Pods have two electric sockets as standard.

Do you allow open fires on your luxury Devon campsite?

No I’m sorry but we cannot have open fires here, as we are a working farm with hay, straw and livestock. You will though find the area offers so much more that you wouldn’t have time for a fire anyway

Do you have any undercover area if the weather is bad?

Yes we have an undercover area with tables adjoining our washroom block for meeting up with family and friends when the weather closes in. For 2014 we will also be opening a “Rainy Day Room” – for those who require a little more comfort from there camping.

How do camping Pods in North Devon, compare to a Devon yurt?

Yurts have a framed canvas structure, possibly in some cases offering a little more space than a Pod,
however due to being canvas, even where they are heated, they can be quite cold and noisy in the wind. Our comfortable camping pods can be used all year round.

Is there Wifi access at Quarry Pods ?

Yes we do provide WIFI access to the pods.

Is your site an Accredited Glamping site in Devon?

Yes we have an accreditation under the Quality in Tourism managed by Visit England. We are described as a luxury campsite in Devon or glamping in Devon.

There are a number of campsites advertising glamping in Devon, what makes Quarry Pods different?

The beauty of our glamping pods at Dunsdon Farm is the little extras you get as a guest. Not only are our Quarry pods, set in one of the most beautiful and peaceful locations, but each pod has its own private lockable hotel standard bathroom. The facilities are of the highest standard and are accredited and monitored under the Visit England Quality in Tourism standard.

We are looking for a five star campsite in Devon for my husbands Birthday?

We am sure you will not be disappointed with the quality of our Quarry Pods and facilities they really are glamping in Devon for the 21st century – this is a five star campsite in Devon.

We are looking for a luxury campsite in Devon with private bathroom facilities

Our Quarry Pods at Dunsdon Farm all have their own private bathrooms – we are probably unique
in being the only glamping site in Devon to offer private bathrooms for each of its accommodation units.

What are the washing facilities like?

We really think you will like the fact that each Pod has its own private (lockable) bathroom, complete with toilet, wash basin and lovely warm shower. Your bathroom is yours alone for the length of your staySo no dragging washing gear “to and fro”.

What do I need to bring with me?

We suggest you bring all your usual camping gear, minus the tent!, see our suggested list:
Camping Checklist

What is the arrival time for Quarry Pods ?

Your pod will be ready from 3.00pm, and any additional items you have pre-ordered, ie. Sleeping/cooking packs or welcome (food pack), will be ready for you.

What is the departure time from Quarry Pods ?

Your departure time is by 10.00am, unfortunately as we need to clean for the next guests we have no flexibility with this.

Where are the pods manufactured?

Our Quarry Pods are manufactured to strict standards In the UK, using wherever possible locally sourced materials, including Sheepswool insulation from the Cumbrian hills.

Where can I have a barbecue ?

We have provided a communal covered barbecue, which you are welcome to use. You will need to supply your own charcoal which can be purchased from the farm. Disposable barbecues can be used on the communal barbecue.

Where will do I park?

We have a spacious parking area on site and close to the pods.